Summer Events in Orange County



June 27-29: A Taste of Greece

This is a fun-filled Festival for the whole family! Pastries, dancing, carnival, boutique & delicious Greek food including a wine taverna. There will also be cooking demonstrations, Greek folk dancing lessons, church tours and opportunity drawings

Location: Saint Paul's Greek Orthodox Church, 4949 Alton Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92604



June 27- August 3: Sawdust Festival

An outdoor arts and crafts festival. Watch artists create their work and buy directly from the artists while enjoying the wonderful atmosphere.

Location: 935 Laguna Canyon Rd., Laguna Beach




July 9- August 30: Pageant of the Masters

Presented in July and August since the early 1930's, these colorful events have won worldwide recognition. The Pageant is a spectacular stage production of living art re-creations.

Location: 935 Laguna Canyon Rd. Laguna Beach






July 11-20: Capistrano Shakespeare Festival

Performance of all 37 of Shakespeare’s works in 97 minutes by 3 men. This is for those who love, hate, or don’t even care about Shakespeare.

Location: Historic Town Center Park , El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675







July 11- August 10: Orange County Fair

The annual Orange County Fair is the premier family attraction in Southern California offering a wide variety of exhibits, foods, entertainment, rides and hands-on activities. There is something for everybody at the Fair including the summer headline concert series, working farm and petting zoos, thrill rides, contests, and games. Open Wednesdays- Sundays.

Location: 88 Fair Dr Costa Mesa, CA 92626






July 19-20: San Clemente Ocean Festival

Celebrating over 35 years of “The Greatest Show on Surf!”. Waterman & Waterwoman Competitions, 5K Beach run, Surf & Bodysurf Contests, Fishing Derby, Woody Car Exhibit, Ocean Art Show, Children’s Events and much, much more!

Location: San Clemente Pier