TOP 15 Things To Do in Orange County
1. Visit Disneyland
At the most magical place on earth the possibilities are endless as to what you can experience here. Disneyland offers rollercoasters, cartoon characters and fine dining making it a great place to entertain your whole family. With old time favorites and new findings, Disneyland is the perfect adventure filled spot for anyone and everyone.
For more information on how to plan your perfect Disneyland trip, it is highly recommended to call the Disney hotline or visit their website. Address: 1313 Disneyland Dr, Anaheim, CA 92802 Phone: 714-781-4636
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The Great Park Balloon is the Orange County Great Parks attraction. It serves as a public observation deck for the Great Parks development and can hold up to 25-30 passengers and soar 400 feet above the surrounding landscape. Address:6950 Marine Way, Irvine, CA 92618 Phone number: 949-724-6247.
Angels stadium is a unique way to experience Americas favorite pastime. Day and evening games are available depending on the schedule. Check out angles website for more information on ticket prices and game times. Address: 2000 E Gene Autry Way, Anaheim, CA 92806 Phone: 714-940-2000
Fashion island is Orange County’s best costal shopping destination. With a variety of different luxury, designer and fashion specialty boutiques, Fashion Island offers shopping for everyone.
Fashion Island also has a variety dining from casual to nice restaurants. Fashion island offers a sophisticated yet relaxed, open air shopping and dining experience for the whole family to enjoy. Address: 401 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660 Phone: 949-721-2000
Crystal Cove State Park is one of the largest remaining natural seashores in Orange County. With 15 miles of established trails ranging in difficulty from easy to vigorous, lovers of trekking, bike riding and equestrian sports will never be bored at Crystal Cove. Lovers of the water also have a place to go at Crystal Cove State Park, with 3 miles of beach to explore. Address: 8471 N. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 Phone: 949-494-3539
OC Brewery tours makes it very easy to tour a variety of breweries in many of Orange County’s distinct neighborhoods. When you book a tour with OC Brewery Tours, it includes transportation from your doorstep and back again at the end of the tour. There are various tour packages available, ranging from basic to all inclusive. Address: Costa Mesa, CA Phone: 949-203-3982
The deck is ocean front dining in Laguna Beach that specializes in fresh seafood and creative cocktails. Enjoy your favorite refreshing drink with a beachside seat. Address: 627 Sleepy Hollow Ln Laguna Beach, CA Phone: 949-494-6700
9. Rent a Duffy Boat
Renting a Duffy boat is the perfect way to enjoy an afternoon or evening with up to twelve of your friends and family. Bring drinks and food on the boat to enjoy while you are cruising around the waters of Newport Beach. Address: Duffy of Newport Beach 2001 W. Coast Hwy Newport Beach, CA 92663 Phone: 949-645-6812
Plan a visit to Catalina the island that is only 22 miles off the coast of Southern California. With a variety of things to do such as scuba diving, snorkeling, boating, shopping, zip lining and drinking there is something that everyone in your family will enjoy doing.
Take the Catalina Express for an hour trip to Catalina with three different options of places to depart from. For more information on how to get tickets on the Catalina Express visit their website. Phone: 800-481-3470
11. Go to the Sawdust Art Festival
Every summer this art show exhibits unique art with 200 different local artists, three stages of live music and entertainment, art classes, craft beer and wine and outdoor eateries and cafes.
Not only is there so much to do at this festival, it’s also located in Laguna Beach and is a short walk away from one of the most beautiful destinations in Orange County. Address: 935 Laguna Canyon Rd, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 Phone: 949.494.3030
The Sherman Gardens is a 2.2-acre garden in Corona Del Mar that offers a place of relaxation. Grab a friend and enjoy the different gardens and exhibits. Address: 2647 East Coast Hwy, Corona Del Mar, CA 92625 Phone: 949-673-2261
House of Blues in Anaheim is the ultimate night out. Great food, drinks and live music set the tone for the perfect date night or night out with your friends! Check their website for more information on concert times. Address: 400 Disney Way #337, Anaheim, CA 92802 Phone: (714) 778-2583
Address: 2695 E Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92806 Phone: (714) 704-2400
15. Spend the Day Dolphin & Whale Watching
Pick from several whales watching cruise times daily and year-round. The whale and dolphin cruises give you a chance to see giant blue whales, finback whales, gray whales, humpback whales, minke whale and several species of dolphins. Address: 309 Palm St. #A, Newport Beach CA. 92661 Phone: (949) 675-0551