Are you looking for some fun this month? Look no further as here is a list of what is happening in Orange County...
Laguna Beach Music Festival
Feb. 7-11 Classical and contemporary music concerts and community outreach programs highlight a program, presented by the Philharmonic Society of Orange County and Laguna Beach Live!
Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach
Valentine’s Day Sunset Cruises
Feb. 12-14 Sail with the sunset on a whale-watching cruise aboard the Dana Pride featuring with complimentary champagne. Other cruises include a sparkling wine tasting cruise on a luxurious catamaran—complete with four organic sparkling wine tastes and a chocolate bar. On the Valentine’s Day sunset cruise, enjoy whale watching with complimentary chocolate treats and bottomless champagne. See website for schedule. $29-52. 34675 Golden Lantern, Dana Point 888.224.0603. danawharf.com
Art Crawl Experience (A.C.E)
Feb. 13. Stroll through over 50 outdoor and indoor art displays on Center Street Anaheim. Whether you have found your true love or are an avid fan of being single, A.C.E. has something for everyone this Valentine’s Day weekend. In honor of the holiday, the event theme is Your Arts Desire. The first 50 single ladies will receive a free single stem rose at the Center Street Anaheim Booth. Along with art displays, enjoy live entertainment such as bands, DJ’s and fire dancers. Shop handmade artisanal goods from indie craft vendors and get free admission to Muzeo’s exhibit NokmeeJun – Verdant Beauty. See website for full list of entertainment, craft vendors and artisan food. 6-10 p.m. Free. Center Street Promenade, Anaheim, 714.956.3586. downtownanaheim.com
Feb. 13. Get ready for mayhem and destruction with the biggest, baddest monster trucks in the business. Monster Jam, one of the country’s premier live motorsport events, features drag racing and freestyle contests in which trucks face death-defying jumps and other obstacles. Join the Pit Party afterwards where fans get the chance to score autographs and memorabilia from the drivers. 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. $25-$45. Angel Stadium of Anaheim, 2000 Gene Autry Way, Anaheim. ticketmaster.com
Feb. 13-14. Celebrate the Harlem Globetrotters’ 90-year anniversary as their world tour visits Anaheim. See ball handling wizardry, rim-rattling dunks, trick shots, comedy and unequaled fan interaction. On the court, the Globetrotters will feature some of the greatest athletes and entertainers on the planet; the star-studded roster includes Big Easy Lofton, Ant Atkinson, Hi-Lite Bruton, Thunder Law, Bull Bullard and Cheese Chisholm– plus female stars TNT Maddox and Sweet J Ekworomadu. After the game, Globetrotter stars will sign autographs and take photos with fans. Sa 1 p.m. and 7 p.m., Su 2 p.m. Tickets start at $19. Honda Center, 2695 East Katella, Anaheim, 714.940.2900. hondacenter.com
Feb. 27. Get ready for the ultimate weekend brunch party showcasing tastings form 40 local restaurants included in OC Weekly‘s happy hour & brunch guide. Some of the participants include The Hub, Crema Cafe and Haven Gastropub. Enjoy an interactive bloody mary and mimosa bar, live music, pop-up shops, lawn games, and more. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. General admission $35, VIP $55. Newport Beach Civic Center, 1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach. ticketfly.com
Grand Opening: The Hilbert Museum of California Art
Feb. 26-27. Discover the fascinating world of California scene painting—a genre which explores the beauty of the Golden State while also showing the history of California’s people from the 1920s to today. Subjects include towns and cities, farms and ranches, marinas, factories, train stations, parks, freeways and the lure of the open road. In honor of its grand opening, experts will be on hand to provide background on the works. Enjoy refreshments provided by Ruby’s Streamliner Café. F 12-5 p.m., Sa 5:30-9 p.m. Free. 167 N. Atchison Street, Orange. hilbertmuseum.org
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