ORANGE COUNTY FEBRUARY CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Real Estate

Dana Point Chamber Awards and Installation Dinner  •  Feb. 1 @6:00 – 9:00 pm  •  www.danapointchamber.com

 Join the Dana Point Chamber of Commerce as we honor our outgoing chair, Jay Styles, and welcome our incoming chair, Michael Fox, at the 2019 Annual Awards and Installation Dinner. We will also be inducting our 2019 Board of Directors and presenting the business awards in various categories. 

HB APAs Fusion 2019  •  Feb. 1 - 2 •  www.hbapa.org

The Academy for the Performing Arts, a magnet program for the Huntington Union High School District, presents Fusion 2019 by its Dance department. This years theme will be Then and Nowa glimpse at a century-worth of choreography trends and beginnings to the current trends of today. 

Surf City USA Marathon & Half Marathon  •  Feb. 1 - 3 • www.runsurfcity.com

Run on Pacific Coast Highway past the famous Huntington Beach pier and wind through the legendary surfing beaches of Southern California. Retro surf bands entertain along the way and the Finish Line Party includes a beach side beer garden in the California sun. Finishers receive surfboard medals! 

Mother Daughter Winter Wonderland Tea  •  Feb. 2 @11:00 am – 1:00 pm  •  www.yorbalindaca.gov

Princesses of all ages are invited to a winter wonderland! Activities include creative crafts, enchanting story time, lunch, tea and a visit from a princess! Children under 2 years of age are free with a registered participant.

Monarch Butterfly Day  •  Feb. 2 @10:00 am – 2:00 pm  •  www.ocparks.com/parks/mile

 OC Parks Invites children and families to learn all about Monarch butterflies and their natural habitat with an up-close look at these magnificent creatures at the tenth annual Monarch Butterfly Day! Activities will include interpretive presentations, childrens crafts, face painting and a balloon artist. This event is recommended for ages 4 to 12. 

Rotary/CARE Car Show  •  Feb. 2 @7:30 am – 2:00 pm  •  www.sjcrotary.org

A fabulous display of over 400 antique and classic cars and trucks. The return of the popular New-Car Row will show the latest models from local dealers. Come and see the impressive rows of cars and trucks, shop the vendors booths and enjoy delicious food with your family. Well-behaved dogs on leashes are welcome! 

 D. Yoder Family Sundays  •  Feb. 3 @10:00 am – 2:00 pm  •  www.casaromantica.org

Held on the first Sunday of each month for activities and a program thematically based on Casa Romanticas Casa Captivating programs for all ages. Try out classical music with a free performance by the San Clemente High School Orchestra in Casa Romanticas Main Salon! A Valentines Day craft station will be available for children. 

Laguna Beach Music Festival  •  Feb. 6 - 10 • www.philharmonicsociety.org/LBMF

 This festival is dedicated to artistic excellence and innovation, featuring an internationally acclaimed Mentor Musician or Ensemble along with other talented artists in a week-long blend of performances and education. 

Pathways of Hope - Look Whos Dancing  •  Feb. 7 @5:45 – 9:00 pm  •  www.pohoc.org

Competition with nine prominent members of the Fullerton community to end hunger and homelessness. 

Daddy Daughter Dinner Dance  •  Feb. 8 @6:30 – 8:30 pm  •  www.ci.laguna-hills.ca.us

 Dance and dine the night away with that special man in your life- father, grandfather, uncle- whomever it me be. Dress up for a magical evening of fun and dancing. Register early, space is limited. Adult and children must register for this event. 

Beethovens Firsts - Dana Point Symphony  •  Feb. 8 @7:30 pm  •  www.danapointsymphony.com

 Dean Anderson, Conductor. Wan-Chin Chang, Piano. Program includes Beethovens First Piano Concerto, First Symphony in C Major, and the Overture to Prometheus. 

Mardi Gras Party - Senior Dance  •  Feb. 8 @4:00 – 7:00 pm  •  www.lakeforestca.gov

You’ll think you’re on Bourbon Street in the French quarter as we transform the Clubhouse for the Mardi Gras celebration. Youll enjoy a scrumptious dinner that will get you read for some Big Easy dancing. $10 per person. 

TET Festival  •  Feb. 8 - 10 • www.tetfestival.org

Helping preserve Vietnamese culture, the Tet Festival boasts about the attraction of over 100,000+ audiences and hundreds of booths in a span of a three day weekend event. Visitors are immersed with a vibrant array of traditional foods, live entertainment, festive games, and customs celebrating the Vietnamese Lunar New Year. 

 9 to 5: The Musical  •  Feb. 8 - 24 @8:00 pm  •  www.curtistheatre.com

 9 to 5 is based on the seminal 1980 hit movie but remains relevant today with its message of empowering women in the workplace. This hilarious story of friendship and revenge in the Rolodex era is outrageous, thought-provoking, and even a little romantic. 

Sweetheart Dance  •  Feb. 9 @2:00 – 4:00 pm  •  www.cityoflagunaniguel.org

 Enjoy and afternoon of fin and dancing to music played by Close Harmony, a 10 piece band. There will be scrumptious appetizers and desserts served. 

Timberwolf 5 K Run/Walk  •  Feb. 9 @6:30 am  •  www.timberwolf5k.com

 Breathtaking views, fantastic food, event t-shirts and the company of hundreds of friendly fitness enthusiasts. Proceeds from registration and sponsorships benefit Northwood High School and Families Forward, a local non-profit providing supported housing programs, counseling, food, referrals, school supplies, career coaching, and other services for families in crisis. 

Art Crawl Experience  •  Feb. 10 @6:00 – 10:00 pm  •  www.downtownanaheim.com

ACE is an auditory explosive art walk and arts festival has been acclaimed by local artisans as the Downtown Anaheim Arts District. During the evening of an ACE, attendees stroll amongst outdoor permanent art fixtures, such as Peter Shires illuminated birdhouse sculptures, to discover artists demonstrating their creative process live for onlookers. 

Kids Pet Parade  •  Feb. 16 @10:00 am  •  www.swallowsparade.com

 Part of the annual Fiesta de las Golondrinas celebration. Kids between the ages of 5 to 12 can show off their favorite animals in a contest for Best Team Costume (owner and pet), Best Domestic/Household Pet, Best Exotic Pet, Best Barnyard/Farm Animal, Best Bird. 

St. Valentines Day Love Your Beach Cleanup  •  Feb. 16 @9:00 am – 12:00 pm  •  www.dohenystatebeach.org

Join us for our first Adopt-A-Beach Cleanup of the year as we love Doheny back to good health after the runoff from winter rains. All beach cleanups meet at the lifeguard headquarters (adjacent to the mouth of San Juan Creek). Thank you for bringing along working gloves. 

Paws FUR Pink OC Run/Walk  •  Feb. 17 @8:00 – 11:00 am  •  www.pawsfurpink.com

Participants can register to run or walk with their dogs and raise funds for charity paw-tners, which include Susan G. Komen Orange County and The National Canine Cancer Foundation. 

Celebration of the Muckenthaler Legacy  •  Feb. 21 @7:30 – 9:00 pm  •  www.themuck.org

Meet with the descendants of the Muckenthaler Family as they celebrate their heritage in their ancestral home. 

Chamber Meeting of Members & Award Ceremony Dinner  •  Feb. 21 @6:00 – 9:00 pm  •   www.scchamber.com

Do not miss this exciting night to see your local constituents, visit with friends, observe as the Chambers Board members are installed and the award winners receive recognition. 

Race on the Base  •  Feb. 22 - 23 • www.raceonthebase.com

Features helicopters, planes and military vehicles with music throughout the course. Activities for the whole family! 

Brave Race 5K & Kids Fun Run  •  Feb. 23 @8:00 am  •  www.thejoyfulchild.org

The City is teaming up with the Joyful Child Foundation to support this amazing event designed to raise money to stop crimes against children. 

Winter Crawl for a Cause  •  Feb. 23 @1:00 – 6:30 pm  •  www.eventbrite.com

The crawl starts at Malarkys Irish Pub and will go to several local bars before ending at Blue Beet, where we will do a live charity raffle and attendees can enjoy a live performance by The Droppers. (Lead singer Joe Puccio is an avid supporter of CFF OC.) Each bar will feature drink special for participating attendees only, and several of the bars will also feature free food, donated by event sponsors. 

Oso Fit Community Health Fair & 5k Fun Run  •  Feb. 23 @7:30 – 11:00 am  •  http://osofit5k.org

Designed to promote health and wellness while raising money for Mission Viejo non-profit organizations. The Community Health fair will showcase more than 60 vendors in the wellness industry and inspire you to get fit! The event will feature a quarter and half mile Kids Walk/Run for children of all abilities. Register today at http://osofit5k.org. Community Health Fair is FREE. 

Irvine Park Railroad Anniversary Celebration  •  Feb. 23 - 24 @10:00 am – 4:00 pm  •  www.irvineparkrailroad.com

To celebrate their 21st year of business and to show appreciation to all their loyal customers Irvine Park is rolling back to their original 1996 prices during their anniversary weekend including $2.00 train rides! $2.00 activities and concessions including carnival games, hot dogs, sodas, ice creams, popcorn, bounce house tickets and cotton candy. Face painting and panning for gold. 

RBN 2019 Kick-Off Business Expo  •  Feb. 26 @5:00 – 8:00 pm  •  www.rbnevents.com

Big event! Lots of business connections!