O.C. Local Events – June, 2015

JUNE 14

Wags ‘n Wine   An afternoon of wine and food tasting, live entertainment, silent & live auction and “Pooch Pageant”. Raising money for A Leg Up Rescue and Waggin’ Trails – rescuing dogs (and other animals) from certain death in our shelters or bad living situations ensuring they get placed in a forever home.

Where: 

Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort

21100 Pacific Coast Hwy.

Huntington Beach

JUNE 20

Chili at the Beach – – This is a fun event for Father’s Day with a Chili Cook-Off and Salsa Tasting Contest. Held on the Saturday of Father’s Day weekend, this event includes a marketplace with vendors featuring products and activities geared towards men’s interests and gifts for Dad, musical entertainment on 2 stages and roving street performers. In addition there will be children’s activities with kid’s games and entertainment, all benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of Huntington Valley.

Where: Main St & Pacific Coast Highway
Huntington Beach

JUNE 20-21

The Annual Irish Fair and Music Festival –
The Great American Irish Fair and Music Festival is the largest festival of its kind in the Western United States. The Fair highlights 16 entertainment areas featuring the very best in the music music, song, dance and sport of the Irish, along with over 100 Irish, Scottish and English import shops and arts and crafts vendors along with sheepherding shows, Irish horse shows, Irish dog shows and one of the largest Irish Step Dancing competitions in California.
Where: Eldorado Park, Long Beach

 

JUNE 26-28

The Taste of Greece –  This is a fun-filled Festival for the whole family! Pastries, dancing, full-Scale carnival, boutique & delicious Greek food including a wine taverna. There will also be cooking demonstrations, Greek folk

dancing lessons, church tours and opportunity drawings.

Where: Saint Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church
4949 Alton Pkwy
Irvine, CA 92604

JUNE 26-Aug 30

The Sawdust Festival – Outdoor arts and craftes festival. Watch artists create their work and buy directly from the artists while enjoying the wonderful atmosphere.

Where: 

935 Laguna Canyon Rd.
Laguna Beach

JUNE 27

Dana Point Food, Wine & Music Festival  In 2013, Eventwerks launched the Dana Point Food, Wine & Music Festival. The event was an instant hit with more than 100 exhibitors in attendance, 15 restaurants, chocolatiers, live music from tribute bands, kids fun zone, International wine festival, art in the park and a microbrew festival. Food can be purchased directly from the various restaurant stands at the event. Restaurants provide their own menus and pricing which will be advertised at each booth. The event will also be serving beer, wine, mixed drinks, soda and water.
Where: Sea Terrace Park
Dana Point, CA

JUNE 27

Relay for Life – A fun and inspirational 24-hour event that brings together a community to raise funds for cancer research. The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is the largest cancer-fighting event in the nation, raising nearly hundreds of millions of dollars last year alone! It’s a time and place where people come to celebrate those who have survived cancer, remember those we’ve lost, and fight back against a disease that touches too many lives.

 

Where: SJC Sports Park
San Juan Capistrano

JUNE 27-28

Summerfest ’15 – Some of this year’s vendors include: ceramics, woodworking, jewelry, photography, oil and water colored artists, and much, much more. Enjoy the live music, BBQ, wine tasting, children’s activities, demonstrations, nature programs, eco vendor and pony pictures.

Where: 

Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary
29322 Modjeska Cyn. Rd.
Silverado, CA 92676