GREAT OC EVENTS THIS FALL
Fall has arrived, and we have a list of the best fall events – from costume parties to scarier thrills – to enjoy in Orange County this season.
“SOMETHING ROTTEN” COMES TO COSTA MESA!
The hit Broadway show comes to Segerstrom Center for the Arts in November. Watch as two brothers hilariously decide to write their first musical.
CHEF SPOTLIGHT: JOHN BEBER
Pueblo’s Executive Chef John Beber, at Costa Mesa’s foodie paradise The OC MIX, shows us how to make his Gambas al Ajillo. (VIDEO)
YOUR 5 TOP CRAFT COFFEE SPOTS
Fall really puts you in a coffee state of mind. Whether you like hot or cold, here’s 5 top spots in the city to get your craft brew on.
Calling all mamas and mamas-to-be: The 7th Annual OC Pregnancy & Beyond Event is back again to celebrate pregnancy, birth and motherhood. Enjoy food and music, be introduced to the best of OC’s mother-baby services and products and celebrate the journey of pregnancy, birth and beyond! We’ll also have AMAZING giveaways during the event! Click here to RSVP to this FREE event.
Stay two nights at one of the participating Costa Mesa hotels – and receive a complimentary $100 dining gift card to SOCO and The OC Mix! Packages starting at just $278, valid when you stay two consecutive nights at a participating Costa Mesa hotel between April 7 – May 29. Act now to take advantage of this amazing promotion. Visit LINK to learn more and book your stay!
Meet the Chefs and culinary experts at SOCO and The OC Mix on Tuesday, May 30th, 5PM-8PM, as part of the LA Times’ Food Bowl. Enjoy Chef Talks, taste their creations, and then stay for dinner at our award winning restaurants. The OC Food Bank will be hosting these progressive tastes and talks, along with live music in the courtyard. This event is free and open to the public, but we ask that you RSVP here.
Deemed “one of the best mid-sized cities in the nation for food,” Costa Mesa is Orange County’s culinary capital. With more than 150 restaurants within a 15-mile radius, there’s a plate for every palate!
STAY WITH US. DINE ON US.
Stay two nights in Costa Mesa and receive a complimentary $100 dining gift card to South Coast Collection (SOCO) and The OC MIX, a culinary destination.
What pairs perfectly with dinner and drinks? A show! See what’s playing in our renowned theatre district— and upcoming events within the city.
Between SOCO’s ST Patisserie Chocolat and Top Chef front-runner Amar Santana’s Vaca, it’s easy to see why Costa Mesa was recently visited by California Dream Eater Chase Ramsey.
You’re invited to the city of Costa Mesa’s first juried exhibition of art, ARTventure, on November 13-15 at Cisco Home at SOCO in Costa Mesa. ARTventure will be a fusion of the arts and entertainment, showcasing the work of local Orange County artists. The artwork will be paired with live entertainment featuring musical, theatrical, literary, and culinary forms. This inaugural event held at SOCO will truly highlight why Costa Mesa is known as the “City of the Arts.”
The City of Costa Mesa Cultural Arts Committee is currently scouting Orange County for artwork to showcase. Artists have till October 1 to submit up to 3 pieces of artwork. Submissions may include a variety of media, including oil, watercolor and acrylic paintings, graphite drawings, metal sculpture, pottery, photography, fiber art, mixed media as well as literary art. Artwork will be screened and selected for the exhibit, and a collection of winners will be awarded. Whether you’re an artist yourself or a patron of the arts, all creative minds are welcome. Visit here for more details.
Please join Pirch for a special evening of whiskey tasting hosted by Ray Pearson, whiskey educator, collector and connoisseur of fine single malt scotch whiskey on Wednesday, September 2 from 6pm-8pm. Gourmet appetizers and savory bites will compliment your whiskies for a delicious experience.
Tickets are $100 and available for purchase at sipandsavorpirch9215.eventbrite.com