What to do in Orange County? Seriously? Do you really have to ask? There are really & truly SO many options! Restaurants, museums, theme parks, shopping, beach, Disneyland & lots of other Orange County attractions. Whether you are looking for free things to do in Orange County, ideas of things to do in So. California or Orange County, we’ve got lots of ideas. Here’s a list of some of our favorite things to do in OC, CA happening this week.

For ALL the details for each of the following events (& even more fabulous ideas of what to do) check out our calendar.

What to do in Orange County

Almost Daily:
* Orange County Museums
* Bowling
* Kids bowl practically FREE & kids bowl completely free
* Indoor Bounce Houses
* Irvine Park Railroad
* Orange County Playgrounds & Parks
* Orange County Public Library Story Times
* Whale Watching in Dana Point
* $1-ish Movies
* Butterfly house
* Newport Dunes Aquatic Park

Monday, May 30th:
* Mommy Movie Mondays, 10am

Tuesday, May 31st:
* FREE Story Time with Amy McCamly at Belly Sprout in Fullerton, 10am
* LangoKids Tot & Parent Spanish Class at Pretend City
* FREE Story time at your local Pottery Barn Kids, 11am
* Over the Hump Family Mountain Bike Races, 4-8pm
* FREE Surf City Nights, 5-9pm (free admission)
* FREE Core Power Yoga Class at Whole Food Market in HB, 6:30pm

Wednesday, June 1st:
* Sea Tales Story Time at Newport Harbor Nautical Museum, 9:45am
* Parent Movie Morning at Ultra Star Garden Walk in Anaheim, 10am
* Stroller Brigade: FREE Games, Stories & Puzzles for preschoolers, toddlers & grownups at the Fullerton Museum Center, 10am – 12pm
* Burn the Floor FREE Mini Concert at South Coast Plaza, 1pm
* Wednesday Art Studio at Fullerton Museum Center, 2-4pm
* OC Din Din A Go Go at Irvine Lanes, 5-9pm
* Art & Wine Wednesday at the St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort

Thursday, June 2nd:
* Farmers Market at the OC Fairgrounds, 9am – 1pm
* FREE Great Park Balloon, 10am – 3pm & 7-10pm
* Tideland Tykes at the Peter & Mary Muth Interpretive Center, 10:30am
* Mommy, Music & Me at the Children’s Museum at La Habra, 10:30 – 11:30am
* Food Truck Fare Thursday at the OC Fairgrounds, 11am – 2pm
* Father’s Day Photo Contest & Reception, 4pm – 8pm
* 90 Minute Sunset Harbor Cruise & Beyond at Dana Wharf, 6pm

Things to do This Weekend with Kids

Friday, June 3rd:
* Splendid & Ella Moss Warehouse Sale, 9am – 4pm
* FREE Great Park Balloon 10am, – 3pm, 7-10pm
* Hip Hop Hooray at the Children’s Museum at La Habra, 11am
* Aliso Viejo Food Truck Frida, 11am – 2pm
* HB Pier Plaza Art-a-Faire & Farmer’s Market, 12pm

Saturday, June 4th:
* FREE Admission to Discovery Science Center (see calendar for details)
* FREE Admission to the Museum of Latin American Art (see calendar for details)
* FREE admission to the MUZEO (see calendar for details)
* Free Admission to the Children’s Museum at La Habra (see calendar for details)
* Old Towne Orange Farmers & Artisan market, 8am -12pm
* Fundraiser for Help me Grow at metro for Men, 8am -4pm
* Free Kids Workshop at the Home Depot, 9am – 12pm
* Long Beach Monthly Cleanup, 9am – 12pm
* Splendid & Ella Moss Warehouse Sale, 9am -4pm
* Placentia Farmers Market, 9am -1pm
* FREE Great Park Balloon, 9am – 3pm, 7-1pm
* Weekend Strawberry Tours at Tanaka Farms, 9:30am – 2pm
* Fairy Garden Class at Dragon Fly Hollow, 10am
* FREE Kids Build & Grow clinic at Lowe’s, 10am
* Cookout Tours at Tanaka Farms, 10am – 2pm
* Ocean Education Center, 10am – 3pm
* Sapphire Food Fare, 10am – 2pm
* FREE Crafts for Kids at Lakeshore Learning Centers, 11am – 3pm
* OC Roller Girls at the Anaheim Convention Center, 5-9pm
* Season Opener for the Orange County Waves, 6-7pm
* Live Music Cruises at Dana Wharf, 7:30pm

Sunday, June 5th:
* FREE Admission to the Muzeo, (see calendear for details)
* FREE admission to the Bower’s Museum & Kidseum (see calendar for details)
* FREE admission to the Museum of Latin American Art (see calendar for details)
* San Clemente Village Art Fair
* FREE Great Park Balloon, 9am – 3pm, 7-1pm
* Weekend Strawberry Tours at Tanaka Farms, 9am – 2:30pm
* Ocean Education Center, 10am – 3pm
* Great Park Farmers Market, 10am – 2pm
* Cookout Tours at Tanaka Farms, 10am – 3pm
* FREE Kid’s Fishing Clinic at Dana Wharf, 12pm
* FREE Concert at the Orange County Market Place, 12-1pm & 2-3pm
* Marine Wildlife Cruise at the Ocean Institute, 1-3:30pm
* Kung Fu Panda Live Appearance at UltraLuxe Cinemas, 1pm

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 ideas of what to do in Orange County check out our calendar.