Celebrity chefs to help feed the homeless

October 1, 2018 by  

The 28th annual SOS Celebrity Chef Dinner is taking place later this week in Huntington Beach, and will be a fundraiser for the Share our Serves Food Pantry.

The evening will [Read more]

Orange County celebrates German culture this fall

September 11, 2018 by  

Octoberfest OC is taking place over several weekends beginning on the last weekend of this month. It is a presentation of the Costa Mesa Chamber of Commerce, which will receive 10% of [Read more]

Festival to help introduce children to the thrill of reading

August 5, 2018 by  

The 15th annual Orange County Children’s Book Festival is taking place next month in Costa Mesa.

The festival is set to [Read more]

Game festival will showcase the latest technology

July 4, 2018 by  

The 2nd annual IBuyPower Gamefest is taking place in Costa Mesa next month for two days.

The festival is taking place at the same [Read more]

Fair returns to celebrate another summer in Orange County

June 3, 2018 by  

The OC Fair is returning to Costa Mesa next month for 23 days.

This annual fair attracts thousands of [Read more]

Fundraiser showcases summer fashions

May 14, 2018 by  

The Step into Summer fashion show and luncheon will be taking place next month in Costa Mesa.

A fundraiser for the [Read more]

Wizard of Oz production comes to Costa Mesa

February 9, 2014 by  

Musical fans have the opportunity to see the ‘Wizard of Oz’ come to life this month. Andrew Lloyd Webber has taken the classical movie and updated it for the stage.

Using the familiar main characters, score, and [Read more]

Franks added to local Board of Directors

January 15, 2014 by  

Chad Franks will become a member of the Board of Directors of the Charitable Fund of the Orange County Bar Association this week. Most likely, the Bar Association is using flyer printing and poster printing to let those in the legal community become aware of [Read more]

Valentine’s Day will welcome Kenny G

February 6, 2013 by  

Saxophonist Kenny G will join the Pacific Symphony for three Valentine’s concerts at the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa later this month.

Performing with [Read more]

2013 Throwdown comes to the OC

January 11, 2013 by  

2013 Throwdown comes to the OC

The 2013 Orange County Throwdown is set to get underway tomorrow, January 12, and will feature some of the fittest athletes in the country in a competition to geared to test their stamina.

Held at the OC Fair and Event Center, 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, this event is expected to attract thousands. Doors open at 7:00 am for spectators. Tickets to this highly anticipated event are $35, or $20 for seniors and children. Children age 11 and younger are free, and parking is $5.

It kicks off at 7:00 am with a 7K run, followed by workout competitions. Hours are 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday and 7:00 am – 6:00 pm Sunday. The awards ceremony will take place at 4:45 pm on Sunday.

The Alley Bar and Grill, 4501 Pacific Coast Highway, Newport Beach, will be the site for the after party celebration from 7:00 pm – midnight.

Tickets are available on arrival for one or both days. Wine and beer can be purchased inside the venue but no outside alcohol will be allowed in. There will be plenty of food trucks and vendors to satisfy any food cravings.

The first Throwdown competition took place in January 2010 and attracted more than 125 competitive athletes. Now, high-quality competitors travel from as far as Nevada and northern California to compete. Poster printing is great way to highlight top contenders in the competition and also make excellent souvenirs for fans to take home.

For more information about the weekend, call (949) 722-9348.

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