Orange County Weekend Events Roundup 6.9.16

Find the best Orange County things to do for the weekend of 6.9.16

Edited by Laura Okey

Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge

June 10-11. See canines catch some waves at the Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge. The Western Regional event features a variety of dog breeds competing in several Olympic-style events, including high-flying disc routines, a fetch-it competition, large and small dog agility courses and dog diving into a 19,000-gallon pool of water and dog surfing competition. See website for schedule. F 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sa 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Huntington Beach State Park, Route 39 and Pacific Coast Hwy.


San-Clemente-Car-ShowSan Clemente Annual Classic Car Show
June 12. See over 300 quality show cars including sports cars, classic cars, muscle cars, exotics, low riders and more at one of the largest car shows in Southern California. Voted one of the “Best Car Shows of the Summer” by CBS Los Angeles, the venue includes fun for the entire family with activities like a rock climbing wall, food trucks, vendors, a live band and more. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Avenida Del Mar, Downtown San Clemente, 949.279.9211.


Summer-nights-dj_1280x6542Summer Nights at the Anaheim Packing District
June 11. Join KCRW DJs Jeremy Sole and Karene Daniel for an evening of music, food and fun activities for the whole family. Choose from over 20 artisan eateries at adjacent Anaheim Packing House or venture to Center Street Promenade—Polly the Trolley will provide free trolley rides to and from Center Street Promenade until 9 p.m. 5:30-10 p.m. Free. Anaheim Packing District, 440 S. Anaheim Blvd., Anaheim.



dtsaSanta Ana Street Breakfast
June 12. Revive a tradition that dates back to 1928 as friends and neighbors from across the city partake in a re-enlivening of the historic Santa Ana Fiesta del Oro Street Breakfast. Vintage dress is encouraged as you enjoy homemade chilaquiles (provided by chef Richard Espinachio of The Robbin’s Nest) or old fashioned pancakes (provided by chef Rachel Klemek and pastry chef Natalie Galvan of Blackmarket Bakery). Stick around for a Sunday matinee at the Frida Cinema at 11 a.m. ($1). 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Tickets start at $5. 200 E. 4th St., Santa Ana.



beachside summerfestBeachside Summerfest
June 11. Enjoy a free beachfront music festival featuring a variety of musicians, demonstrations by skate professionals and several free activities. Entertainers includes Wildwood, Propaganda, Kings Kaleidoscope and more. Hosted by Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. North side of the pier, Pacific Coast Highway and Main Street, Downtown Huntington Beach.



LYON0230_Finished_0Bikes & Bombers
June 11. Visit Lyon Air Museum as they kick off the 5th annual Bikes & Bombers event featuring cruisers, sport bikes, customs and vintage motorcycles.There will be a People’s Choice award with prizes like a free flight in the AT-6 Texan. Lyon Air Museum will provide free exclusive motorcycle parking and a discounted museum admission rate to motorcycle riders. Complimentary coffee and donuts will be provided. 9 a.m.-noon. Museum 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Museum admission $8. 19300 Ike Jones Road, Santa Ana, 714.210.4585.


wild goose tavernWild Goose 4th Anniversary Luau & Pig Roast
June 12. Kick off summer and celebrate Wild Goose Tavern’s 4th anniversary with live music, a DJ, BBQ and giveaways. Don’t forget your leis and Hawaiian shirts! 11 a.m. Free. Wild Goose Tavern, 436 E. 17th St., Costa Mesa, 949.722.9453.



Circus VargasCircus Vargas Presents iLuminous
June 9-13. See the all-new, high-energy extravaganza full of death-defying stunts, flying aerialists, exhilarating acrobats and uproarious clowns under a music-filled blue and yellow Big Top. Arrive 45 minutes early to learn circus skills and mingle with the cast of iLUMINOUS. See website for showtimes. Tickets start at $15. Orange County Great Park, Trabuco Road and Ridge Valley entrance, Irvine, 877.468.3861.



james intveldConcert in the Park
June 12. Pack a picnic and enjoy live entertainment from rockabilly and country musician James Intveld and an antique car show on Fairhaven Memorial Park’s beautiful grounds in Santa Ana. The classic car and hot rod show begins at 3 p.m. The concert begins at 4 p.m. Free. Fairhaven Memorial Park,, 1702 E. Fairhaven Ave., Santa Ana, 714.633.1442.



beachfront cinemaBeachfront Cinema: Turner & Hooch
June 11.
Take movie night to the next level with a screening at the beach. See this weekend’s featured flick Turner & Hooch on one of the largest inflatable outdoor movie screens in California. Featuring theater-quality projection and sound, you will get the ultimate viewing experience on the sand. Arrive early for pre-movie festivities (live entertainment, games and contests) set before the gorgeous Huntington Beach sunset. Snacks and refreshments are available for purchase from food booths and the beach bar. Pre-movie activities begin at 5 p.m. Showtime approximately 8 p.m. (dusk). $15/pp. VIP package $49 (includes jumbo 2-person bean bag). Huntington State Beach, lifeguard tower 14, Huntington Beach.


MollyWoodMolly Wood Garden Design Summer Tabletop Class
June 10. Entertain with style this summer as Molly Wood passes along expert advice on setting up gorgeous sustainable centerpieces, table settings and more. Reservations required. 11 a.m., 2 p.m. Free. 1660 Orange Ave., Costa Mesa, 949.548.1611.



Orange-County-Great-ParkMovies on the Lawn
June 10, 11. Spend an evening under the stars watching a classic or family favorite movie on the outdoor big screen in Orange County Great Park. On “flashback Friday” watch featured flick Roman Holiday, and on “blockbuster Saturday” see Hotel Transylvania 2. Bring low-back chairs, blankets and a picnic, or purchase items from the food trucks or snack bar. Movies are weather permitting. Movies begin at dusk. Free. 6950 Marine Way, Irvine, 866.829.3829.


umami negroniFOOD + DRINK
Umami Burger
Through July. Inspired by Campari’s Negroni Week, Umami Burger brings the Negroni BBQ burger to the menu. Featuring a special patty which is half Umami Burger’s signature beef blend and half wild mushrooms, the burger is then topped with kale, apple and bacon slaw, smoked gouda and a Campari BBQ sauce. Umami Burger has also added two new permanent additions to the menu—the manly chick burger and the falafel burger. $14. See website for all Orange County locations. 2981 Bristol St., Suite B-2, Costa Mesa, 714.957.8626.


BOND-RooftopsSelanne Steak Tavern Bond Wine Dinner
June 12. Join an exclusive, limited seating, six-course (plus amuse bouche and intermezzo) tasting dinner created by chef Joshua Severson and his team. Sip on an award-winning and diverse portfolio of ‘Grand Cru’ wines produced by legendary wine connoisseur Bill Harlan, proprietor of Bond Estates. Menu highlights include Tasmanian ocean trout and Nantucket Bay scallops paired with 2014 Napa Valley Reserve Sauvignon Blanc; and venison tenderloin and Hudson Valley foie gras paired with two cabs—2007 Bond ‘St. Eden’ Cabernet Sauvignon and 2009 Bond ‘Pluribus’ Cabernet Sauvignon. Cocktail reception 5:30-6:15 p.m., Dinner 6:30 p.m. $565/pp all inclusive. 1464 South Coast Hwy., Laguna Beach, 949.715.9881.


21-oceanfrontDuckhorn Vineyards Wine Dinner

June 8. Take in the gorgeous ocean views at 21 Oceanfront while indulging on a six-course wine pairing dinner with Duckhorn Vineyards. Menu highlights include crispy ahi tuna, sesame seed, ginger soy glaze and toasted edamame with 2013 Goldeneye Anderson Valley Pinot Noir; and for the main course, petite filet Mignon and colossal shrimp with 2013 Duckhorn Vineyards Napa Valley Merlot. 6:30 p.m. $110. 21 Oceanfront, 2100 West Oceanfront, Newport Beach, 949.673.2100.



Royal Swedish BalletARTS + CULTURE
Royal Swedish Ballet
June 10-12. See the Royal Swedish Ballet, one of Europe’s first and most revered ballet companies, as they return to Segerstrom Center for the Arts for the West Coast debut of Juliet and Romeo. See website for showtimes. Tickets start at $29. 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, 714.556.2787.



mowglisThe Mowgli’s
June 10. See the indie pop-rock band perform at the Constellation Room this Friday. Known for their laid-back mix of sunny West Coast pop, garage rock and 60’s Laurel Canyon folk sound, the six-piece group just released their single “Freakin’ Me Out.” 8 p.m. $20. 3503 S. Harbor Blvd., Santa Ana, 714.957.0600.



Global Wellness Day at Montage Laguna Beach
June 11. Celebrate Global Wellness Day at Montage Laguna Beach with a complimentary yoga class. Sip on complimentary juices from Project Juice and enjoy giveaways from Kerstin Florian Skincare. 8 a.m. Free. Montage Laguna Beach Ocean Lawn, 30801 South Coast Hwy., Laguna Beach, 866.271.6953.


yogasmogaGlobal Wellness Day at Yogasmoga
June 11. Led by Corepower yoga, join Yogasmoga Fashion Island for a rejuvenating and enlightening morning of movement and discovery. Recharge with complimentary mini massages, juice and light bites. All guests will be entered to win a gift certificate from Spa Gregorie’s. RSVP to 9-10 a.m. Free. 1119 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, 949.721.9642.