This amazing weather means it’s almost summer! And with the approaching summer, there are some pretty amazing June events in Orange County! So get out your sunscreen, throw on your sunglasses and get ready to enjoy all Orange County has to offer this June.
California Footvolley World Championship June 2-4
Footvolley is an exciting new beach sport that combines rules from beach volleyball and soccer.
9am-5pm / Huntington City Beach
949-701-9986 / www.califootvolley.com
Hyatt Regency Newport Beach Jazz Festival June 2-4
Celebrate the kick-off of summer with a star–studded lineup of musicians, delectable food and drink selections, and dancing on the lawn. www.festivals.hyattconcerts.com
Russo & Steele Collector Automobile Auction June 2-4
The electric atmosphere of auction in the round auction block provides enthusiasts an outstanding destination to bring the whole family to experience their passion of classic cars, but also the amazing community of Newport Beach.
9am-7:30pm / Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina
602-252-2697 / www.russoandsteele.com
World Music Series June 2 & 9
Sunset Serenades with culturally unique musical concerts. June 2: Yuval Ron Ensemble featuring Bassem Rashidi (Middle Eastern). June 9: Marcela’s Noche de Flamenco (Flamenco music and dance).
6:30pm / Heisler Park, Laguna Beach
949-497-3311 / www.lagunabeachcity.net
Corona del Mar Scenic 5K June 3
Whether running the 5K course, participating in the 2-mile Celebration Walk, or simply cheering the kids on in the Youth and Dolphin Dash series, all registered participants are hosted to a complimentary restaurant row feast of local eateries.
6am / Ocean Blvd & Heliotrope Ave.
949-673-4050 / www.cdmchamber.com
Studio Arts Festival June 3
The juried festival will showcase more than 85 Southern California artists and their original works of art in ceramics, sculpture, jewelry, painting, photography, fiber and glass.
9am-5pm / Irvine Fine Arts Center www.cityofirvine.org
Jammin’ at the Jetty – Surfing for Conservation June 3
Proceeds from the surfing competition will benefit the conservancy.
7:30am-2:30pm / Bolsa Chica State Beach, Huntington Beach
714-846-1114 / www.bolsachica.org
Huntington Beach Concours d’Elegance June 3-4
The Huntington Beach Concours has grown to be one of the largest automotive events in Southern California featuring domestic, British, European and Asian vehicles, vintage cars and modern automobiles and motorcycles.
8am-4pm / Huntington Beach Central Park – www.hbconcours.org
Balboa Island Parade June 4
Children on Bikes, Island Dogs, Decorated Golf Carts and Floats, Vintage Cars, USC Marching Band, Keystone Cops, Drill Teams, Marching Bands, Local Dignitaries and much more! Come for the parade and stay for the after party with live music and dancing.
11am / Marine Avenue www.visitnewportbeach.com
Super Pet Adoption Event June 4
More than 40 pet rescue groups and animal shelters will bring some 600 homeless dogs, cats, rabbits and small animals for adoption. Pet-related vendors, gourmet food trucks, a silent auction, low-cost microchipping and an opportunity drawing.
10am-4pm / Irvine Animal Care Center www.cityofirvine.org
Operation Surf June 6-12
Opening Ceremony for Operation Surf Huntington Beach (June 6-12). This globally recognized surf program changes the lives of wounded military heroes, one wave at a time.
9-10am / Pier Plaza, Huntington Beach
805-544-7873 / www.amazingsurfadventures.org
Tustin Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off June 7
The world’s largest one-day Chili Cook-Off, salsa competitions, craft booths, non-profit food vendors, commercial vendors, entertainment, kids area, music, family friendly contests, wine & beer booths, family plaza and carnival attractions.
11:30am-6pm / Old Town Tustin www.tustinca.org
Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Western Regionals June 9-10
Dogs from all backgrounds competing for the title of IDC Champion in agility, freestyle flying disc, dock diving and more.
See website for schedule. / Huntington State Beach
Newport Beach Wooden Boat Festival June 10
The free event is open to the public. Enjoy the marine art, People’s Choice awards for best-in-class vessels, delicious food, lively music and special activities.
10am-5:30pm / Balboa Yacht Club, Corona del Mar
949-673-3515 / newportbeachwoodenboatfestival.com
Fete de la Musique June 17
Held in conjunction with “World Music Day” to celebrate the coming of summer each June. The festival is celebrated worldwide on, or near, the beginning of summer. Promotes Laguna Beach performing arts through live music.
1-4pm / Downtown Laguna Beach
949-492-0883 / www.lagunabeachsistercities.com
Newport Beach Art Exhibition June 17
The event gives the community the opportunity to view and purchase the art on display, mingle with the artists and enjoy a festive atmosphere of music, wine and food.
1-6pm / Newport Beach Civic Center
949-717-3802 / www.newportbeachca.gov
San Juan Summer Nites June 21
Our free concerts feature live music, dancing, youth activities along with a business expo. Great food is available for purchase by local restaurants or food trucks on site.
6-8pm / Historic Town Center Park, SJC
949-493-1171 / www.sanjuancapistrano.org
Aliso Viejo City “Sweet 16” Anniversary Party June 24
Our 16th anniversary of cityhood! Residents will enjoy a variety of activities including free swim, lawn and board games, contests, music, inflatable amusements, food, and more! Admission is free, with nominal fees for food.
12-3pm / AV Aquatics Center www.cityofalisoviejo.com
Doheny Surf Festival June 24-25
Join us for a celebration of the Southern California surfing life style at our Doheny Surf Festival. This is a FREE event (other than parking admission to the park).
10am-6pm / Doheny State Beach, Dana Point
949-496-6171 / www.dohenystatebeach.org