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Mission San Juan Capistrano offers crafting classes for kids over the holidays

December 26th, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Mission San Juan Capistrano offers crafting classes for kids over the holidays”

Kids can channel their inventive surface during the holidays at Mission San Juan Capistrano’s Winter Break: Spacecrafts and Acts for Kids. The daily activities pass Saturday, Dec. 22 to Sunday, Jan. 6.

Weekdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. kids can learn to make adobe bricks and arrowhead necklaces, plus an change spacecraft. Weekends from 11 a.m. to 3 p. m. will boast adobe brick-making, arrowhead necklaces and going for gold.

The cost is$ 5 per spacecraft/ undertaking for non-members, in addition to providing paid admittance.$ 3 for Mission members. Bundle price for all three workmanships is $10 per person for non-members.$ 5 per Mission members.

IF “Theres going”

When: Dec. 22 -Jan. 6

Where: Mission San Juan Capistrano, 26801 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano

Information: 949 -2 34 -1 300 or missionsjc.com

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Spruce up your fall garden with plants from San Clemente Garden Club sale

October 23rd, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Spruce up your fall garden with plants from San Clemente Garden Club sale”

The San Clemente Garden Club’s fall plant sale returns to the Community Center Saturday, Oct. 13. Gardeners can spruce up their gardens and planters bowls with agreements galore at this annual marketing, which starts at 8 a. m. Professionals will be on hand with tips to aids see your seeds thrive.

The event is sponsored by The San Clemente Garden Club and the City of San Clemente Beaches, Parks and Recreation Department. Proceeds will benefit the Garden Club’s annual horticulture grants as well the Junior Gardeners Program, metropoli beautification the operations and other club projects.

IF YOU GO

When: 8 a. m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13

Where: 100 N Calle Seville, San Clemente

Cost: free admission

Information: sanclementegardenclub.com

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Learn to work with makeup to create Halloween looks, at Casa Romantica

October 18th, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Learn to work with makeup to create Halloween looks, at Casa Romantica”

Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens is gearing up for Halloween with some frightfully entertaining undertakings. At 7 p. m. Thursday, Oct. 18, Emmy award-winning instructors from Cinema Makeup School will educate guests about creating otherworldly faces and forms for movie, video, and fashion using makeup.

The lecture will include a demo for a classic Halloween witch look squandering makeup and prosthetics. Tickets are available online at CasaRomantica.org/ Calendar for $12( Casa members $10 ).

Upcoming contests include Casa Creepy Haunted House Oct. 27, 28 and 31. For information call 949 -4 98 -2 139

IF YOU GO

What: Cinema Makeup School

When: 7 p. m. Thursday, Oct. 18

Where: Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, 415 Avenida Granada, San Clemente

Cost: $12( representatives $10)

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Kaleido Kids Carnival will raise funds for Make-A-Wish®

August 2nd, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Kaleido Kids Carnival will raise funds for Make-A-Wish®”

Kaleidoscope in Mission Viejo will host its annual Kaleido Kids Carnival on Tuesday, Aug. 7. The event will include inflatables, games, a juggler, a stilt walker, face painting, a balloon artist, kiddie train, DJ and more. Admission is free, but select activities require tickets, which are $1 each, $5 for six, or $10 for 15.

Guests who bring a new toy (no guns please) or a new backpack to donate to Make-A-Wish will receive five game tickets.

The fun goes from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Kaleidoscope donates all proceeds from Carnival tickets to Make-A-Wish® Orange County and the Inland Empire, and has raised more than $50,000 for the non-profit organization over the last six years.

IF YOU GO

What: Kaleido Kids Carnival

When: 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7

Where: Kaleidoscope, 27741 Crown Valley Parkway, Mission Viejo

Cost: Admission is free, but select activities require tickets

Information: 949-542-4407 or visit gokaleidoscope.com.

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Head to San Clemente Pier Thursday for a free concert

July 27th, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Head to San Clemente Pier Thursday for a free concert”

No, they’re not just another ’80s hair band. Wigs and Ties will rock the San Clemente Pier when they perform a free concert in the sand on Thursday, July 26 at Linda Lane Park.

Bring your beach chair or blanket and get ready for an evening of music that’s suitable for the entire family. The music starts at 6 p.m. but come early for blanket space and parking. Food will be available for purchase from Maiz Cocina food truck.

IF YOU GO

What: Summer Concert Series: Wigs and Ties (’80s tribute band)

When: 6 p.m. Thursday, July 26

Where: Linda Lane Park, 400 Linda Lane, San Clemente

Cost: Free

Information: san-clemente.org

 

 

 

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Pacific Symphony to play under the stars in Mission Viejo

July 25th, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Pacific Symphony to play under the stars in Mission Viejo”

Help Mission Viejo celebrate its 30th birthday and listen to classics under the stars. The Pacific Symphony heads out for its annual summer field trip into the community this weekend.

“Symphony in the Cities” stops in Mission Viejo on Saturday, July 28, at Oso Viejo Community Park on the Village Green.

The symphony will perform a variety of pieces, including light classical and patriotic standards.  Arrive early to enjoy Mission Viejo’s annual “Prelude in the Park,” which begins at 4 p.m.

Before the concert, there will be the Musical Playground starting at 5:30 p.m. with hands-on activities for kids and a chance to meet the musicians. Music Director Carl St. Clair will also lead a conducting clinic – the kids who participate will be invited to help him conduct “Hands Across the Sea” during the concert.

The concert begins at 7 p.m.; families are encouraged to bring picnics and blankets and chairs.

IF YOU GO

What: Symphony in the Cities

When: Saturday, July 28

Where: Oso Viejo Community Park on the Village Green, 24932 Veterans Way, Mission Viejo

Cost: Free

Information: PacificSymphony.org/SITC

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8 trends behind South Orange County’s $238-a-night hotel business

July 15th, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “8 trends behind South Orange County’s $238-a-night hotel business”

South Orange County area hotel room rates are higher year-to-date through May as occupancy decreased, a new report shows.

Here are eight trends to know from CBRE Hotels’ latest reports on how local operators are doing filling up their rooms vs. countywide patterns year-to-date through May …

1. South Orange County hotels charged an average $237.91 per night, up $6.39 in 12 months or 2.8 percent.

2. Think that’s pricey? Among seven Orange County regions tracked by CBRE, South Orange County ranked only No. 3 priciest.

3. Countywide, room rates averaged $191.36 per night, up $7.14 in a year or 3.9 percent.

4. South Orange County hotels in 2018’s first five months were 72.7 percent full, down from 76.5 percent a year earlier.

5. South Orange County ranked No. 6 among seven Orange County hotel districts in terms of hardest to find an empty room.

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6. Countywide occupancy was 79.5 percent, up from 79.3 percent a year earlier.

7. A key measure of hotel cash flow known as “RevPar” for South Orange County dropped 2.4 percent from a year earlier.

8. Countywide RevPar was up 4.1 percent in a year.

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Enjoy ‘Moana’ under the stars at Casa Romantica

July 14th, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Enjoy ‘Moana’ under the stars at Casa Romantica”

Looking for a family outing that won’t bust the budget? Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens will present a free screening of “Moana,” under the stars on Saturday, July 15.

“Moana” is a story about a young princess who sails out in the ocean on a daring mission to save her people. The family-friendly film starts at 8 p.m. on the center’s grounds at 415 Avenida Granada in San Clemente.

Questions about the event? Call (949) 498-2139 or visit the center’s website at casaromantica.org.

IF YOU GO

What: Free screening of “Moana”

When: Saturday, July 15

Where: Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, 415 Avenida Granada, San Clemente

Cost: Free

Information: 949-498-2139

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San Juan Capistrano carnival offers old-fashioned family fun this weekend

July 7th, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “San Juan Capistrano carnival offers old-fashioned family fun this weekend”

Bring your family to the San Juan Capistrano Sports Park at 25925 Camino Del Avion for an old-fashioned community carnival.

The celebration includes food, vendors, exhibitors along with a beer and wine garden for the adults. There will be more than 15 mechanical rides and attractions to thrill kids of all ages.

The carnival is closed on Thursday, July 5, and will reopen on Friday, July 6, from 4-10 p.m., Saturday, July 7, from noon-10 p.m.., and Sunday, July 8, from noon-10 p.m. The discount rate for an unlimited use wristband is $30 per person, per day. Discount ticket sheets are $15 for 20 tickets. Most rides require 3-4 tickets.

There’s free on-site parking and a shuttle service available.  Call the Community Services Department at 949-493-5911 for shuttle service routes and additional event information.

IF YOU GO

What: Carnival at San Juan Capistrano Sports Park

When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Where: 25925 Camino Del Avion

Cost: Wristbands $30 per day, Ticket sheets $15/20 tickets

Information: 949-493-5911

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Outdoor market at Saddleback College offers vintage goods, classic cars and more

July 5th, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Outdoor market at Saddleback College offers vintage goods, classic cars and more”

Nearly 200 vendors selling eclectic and vintage goods await at the Coast Vintage Market on the Saddleback College campus in Mission Viejo. The market is held the second Sunday monthly and features food trucks, live music, vintage trailers, classic cars, artisans and more.

The market will be open 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, July 8 at 28000 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, in Lot 9. Parking and admission are free. Please note that dogs are not allowed.

For more information visit thecoastvintagemarket.com or call 949-381-9947.

IF YOU GO

What: Coast Vintage Market

When: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, July 8

Where: Lot 9, Saddleback College, 28000 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo

Information: thecoastvintagemarket.com or 949-381-9947.

 

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