Rumor has it it’s going to be raining & pouring, so are you wondering what to do in Orange County this week? Take your pick of our fabulous Orange County attractions…. theme parks, restaurants, museums, shopping & if the weather cooperates, there’s always the beach or Disneyland. Feeling overwhelmed? Looking for local festivals in Orange County? Maybe you just want to find  free things to do in Orange County or fun stuff to do in Orange County. Whatever it is you are looking for – we’ve got you covered. Here’s a list of some of our favorite things to do in OC, CA. Want even more options? Check out our calendar for all the details & even more ideas of things to do in So. California & Orange County.

What to do in Orange County

Daily:
* Orange County Museums
* Bowling
* Indoor Bounce Houses
* Irvine Park Railroad
* Orange County Playgrounds & Parks
* Orange County Public Library Story Times
* Whale Watching in Dana Point
* $1-ish Movies

Monday, March 21st:
* Baby & Me Hike at Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park, 9am
* Mommy Movie Mondays, 10am

Tuesday, March 22nd:
* COPEing with Toddler behavior at Pretend City, 10am – 12pm
* Storytime at your local Pottery Barn Kids, 11am
* Surf City Nights, 5-9pm
* GNO at the Melting Pot
* Grilled Cheese Cook-Off at Whole Foods in HB, 6:30pm

Wednesday, March 23rd:

* Parent Movie Morning, 10am
* Games, Stories & Puzzles for preschoolers, toddlers & grownups at the Fullerton Museum Center, 10am – 12pm
* Wednesday Art Studio at the Fullerton Museum Center, 2pm
* Downtown HB Art Walk, 6pm

Thursday, March 24th:
* Stories, Jungels & Mommy Mingles for 3-5 yo at Belly Sprout, 9am
* Magnificent Mammals Toddler Program at Orange County Zoo, 10am
* Great Park Balloon, 10am – 3pm & 7-10pm
* Farmers Market at the OC Fairgrounds, 9am – 1pm
* Food Truck Fare Thursday at the OC Fairgrounds, 11am – 2pm
*  Annual Taste of Dana, 5:30pm

Things to do This Weekend with Kids

Friday, March 25th:
* Great Park Balloon
* Mommy & Me Yoga (pre-crawlers) at Belly Sprout, 9:15am
* HappyFamily Toddler Cooking Class, Wholes Foods in HB, 10am
* Hip Hop Hooray at the Children’s Museum of La Habra, 11am
* HB Pier Plaza Art-a-Faire & Farmer’s Market, 12pm

Saturday, March 26th:
* Great Park Balloon
* Into the Wild OC Trail Run, Irvine Regional Park, 7am
* Weekend Strawberry Tours at Tanaka Famrs, 9:30am
* Cookout Tours at Tanaka Farms, 10am
* OC Family Summer Activities Fair at the Irvine Spectrum
* Self Guided Story Walk at Environmental Nature Center, 10am – 3pm
* Dana Point Farmers Market, 9am
*Ocean Education Center, 10am
* Proud to be ME FREE Saturday Family Theatre Series, 11am
*Pan for Gold at the Muzeo, 12pm
* Caspers Campfire program, 7pm

Sunday, March 27th:
* Great Park Balloon
* Caspers Nature Hike, 9am
* Weekend Strawberry Tours at Tanaka Farms, 9am
* Ocean Education Center, 10am – 3pm
* Great Park Farmers Market, 10am – 2pm
* Cookout Tours at Tanaka Farms, 10am
* PBS SoCal Day with Cat in the Hat at Pretend City, 10am
* FREE Kid’s Fishing Clinic at Dana Wharf, 12pm
* Dana Point Coastal Arts Concert Series, 2pm

There you have it. A super fabulous list with tons of ideas of fun stuff to do in Orange County.

xoxo, K

p.s. for all the event details & even more activities check out our calendar.