Are you looking for something fun to do this November? Check out our list of events happening around town! From the Turkey Trot to the Lantern Fest, there’s something for everyone. At the Farmakis Farms craft market, you can find handcrafted gifts for your loved ones (or yourself!). So mark your calendars and get ready for a month of fun!
Farmakis Farms Craft Market – San Juan Capistrano
Saturday, November 12, 2022
Family-owned Christmas tree farm and certified farmers’ market located in San Juan Capistrano now offering a monthly craft market!
Crafts, arts, handmade goods, and one-of-a-kind items! FREE to attend. Will be held on the 2nd Saturday of every month.
29932 Camino Capistrano
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
St. Martin’s Lantern Fest & Parade – Huntington Beach
November 12, 2022, 5-7 PM
Enjoy a wonderful evening with your kids, grandkids, and the entire family at one of our signature events: St. Martin Lantern Parade at Old World German Courtyard in Huntington Beach.
Free tickets for General Admission are available. Lanterns will also be available for purchase. Bringing your own lantern is fine too (only battery-operated ones are accepted on the walk).
Old World Village
7561 Center Avenue
Holiday Home Tour and Gift Boutique – Tustin/ Santa Ana
Friday, November 18, 2022
A tour of three beautiful homes and a garden tour of a neighboring home. All the homes are decorated for the holidays and feature fantastic views and fabulous landscaping. Pre-sale ticket holders will be invited to enjoy a special lunch after the home tours at the boutique location, the Clifton Miller Community Center, where guests can view and purchase special items from over 30 vendors.
The proceeds from the annual Jack and Jill Guild Home Tour & Boutique will benefit CHOC Children’s Hospital.
The boutique will be held at Clifton Miller Community Center 300 Centennial Way Tustin, CA. The location of homes on the tour will be on the Home Tour ticket
Thu, Nov 24, 2 – 8 PM
Two New Race Choices! Choose the best race for you and earn a custom finishers medal and a slice of fresh pumpkin pie!
Run fast, jog, trot, walk, or enjoy a nice stroll on this flat scenic course. A scrumptious SLICE OF PIE awaits you at the finish. Along with So Cal’s best custom cast finisher medal, you get an awesome shirt and CHIP TIMED. Get your friends and family together and kick off the holidays together! Guaranteed to be a picture-perfect way to start celebrating THANKSGIVING DAY!
Run up a mini appetite with our family-friendly 1 Mile or kick it up a notch with our 5k. For those who plan to really indulge, you can double down and enter our Turkey Feast Combo and run the 1 Mile and the 5k back to back! This flat, friendly course is walker-friendly and stroller ready. Come out and see why it’s become a holiday tradition for thousands of people!
7:30 am Turkey Feast Combo 1 Mile and 5k
8:00 am 5k Turkey Trot Race
9:10 am Kids Gobble Wobble Races Start
Thu, Nov 24, 8:00 – 10:30 AM
Join us for our 6th Annual Turkey Trot on The Ranch this Thanksgiving Day! This run will happen rain or shine!
Gobble up the scenic beauty and pick your own pace! Join in on the 10K, 5K, or the 1K Little Gobbler’s Run. Come dressed in theme or in running attire! Finish the course with a feathered friend “photo op”!
8:00 AM – 10K Race | Starts at The Pavilion, village of Esencia to Sendero Field
8:30 AM – 5K Race | Starts at The Pavilion, village of Esencia to Sendero Field
10:00 AM – 1K Little Gobbler’s Run | Starts and ends at Sendero Field
Rancho MMC and RanchLife
28436 Airoso St, Mission Viejo, CA
Tustin Thanksgiving Day November 24, 20228 am
Join the 9th Annual Turkey Trot OC 5K Run/Walk!
Now in its 9th year, we invite you to join us for our annual Turkey Trot OC 5K on Thanksgiving morning at 8am. Our new goal this year is to raise enough funds to provide 50,000 meals for the hungry and homeless of Orange County! Your participation will continue the work of ending homelessness, one life at a time.
1 Hope Dr
Tustin, CA 92782
Wed, Nov 23, 11 PM – Thu, Nov 24, 4 AM
California’s Largest Thanksgiving Day Run Event – The Dana Point Turkey Trot – One of America’s Most Scenic Runs… hosted by The Dana Point Chamber of Commerce. Tour the beautiful beach, majestic cliffs, and coves of Dana Point.
This flat, scenic race features a 10k, 5k, and Kids Gobble Wobble. Participants will receive a shirt and medal.
Dana Marina Plaza
34499 Golden Lantern, Dana Point, CA