Daylight Savings End November 1
Election Day November 3
Veterans Day November 11
Thanksgiving November 26
Farmers Markets Ongoing
List of Farmers Markets in Orange County
OC Chill Ice Rink Thru November
A tradition the whole family can enjoy! Gliding around Irvine Spectrum Center’s outdoor Ice Rink is the coolest activity in OC so lace up some skates and join the frozen fun in Giant Wheel Court!
Photos with Santa Thru November
He’s back from the North Pole! Bring the kids to Fashion Island to meet with Santa, share their holiday wishes, and take photos with our favorite jolly ol’fella. Santa will be at his custom-designed house on the Atrium Lawn through December 24.
Dinosaur Dash Nov 1
Run for Education! A fund-raiser for the Tustin Public Schools Foundation, this year you can run and ride for education! The Dinosaur Dash features 4 events: 5k and 10k timed races for all ages, a 2k non-timed “Fun Run” and the non-timed 50k bike tour.
The Christmas Company Nov 6-8
This fantastic holiday shopping extravaganza features over 80 unique specialty vendors from locations throughout the U.S. and is perfect for the discriminating holiday shopper. Special events are also scheduled daily.
2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Nov 7
he Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the largest fundraising event benefiting Alzheimer’s, and is more than just a walk.
Tree Lighting Nov 13-14
The complimentary event will be held in the Neiman Marcus-Bloomingdale’s Courtyard at 6 p.m. Additionally, the tree will be lilt up anew with a spectacular Disney-orchestrated music and lightshow each evening at 5pm through the holiday season.
Annual La Palma Days Nov 14
This annual tradition event has been celebrated in our community for over 28 years, encouraging residents, business partners and friends to celebrate La Palma’s community spirit.
South Coast Plaza – Tree Lighting Ceremony Nov 19
Join South Coast Plaza for the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, along with a Santa Claus arrival, at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 19 in Town Center Park. Enjoy hot drinks and cookies and more.
Knott’s Merry Farm Nov 21 – Jan 3
Each evening, see the night come to light in Snoopy’s Merriest Tree Lighting show, and then take a walk down Ghost Town’s Main Street as thousands of sparkling lights dance to the beat of familiar holiday music while snow gently falls.
Gifts & Goodies Holiday Boutique Nov 21
All booths are located inside so, rain or shine, come and enjoy the fruits of more than 75 artisans. They will be displaying many holiday decorations, gift ideas, ornaments and specialty items to help with your gift shopping list this year.
Surfing Santa Competition Nov 21
A fun surf competition where men, women and children dress like Santa or other holiday inspired characters and surf Salt Creek to benefit Surfers Healing.
Sawdust Art Festival’s 25th Annual Winter Fantasy
November 21st, 22nd, 27th, 28th & 29th | 10am-6pm
December 5th, 6th, 12th, 13th, 19th & 20th | 10am-6pm
Experience unique artwork by 175 artists, live holiday entertainment, great outdoor cafes, art classes and demonstrations, petting zoo, Santa and much, much more!
Plymouth Rock N’ Run 5k Nov 26
The 5k and 10k course is around the perimeter of the Yorba Regional Park, and the Santa Ana River bike trail. There will be live music throughout the event, courtesy of CSUF jazz combomusic, prizes, food, and a 1k kids fun run for 12 & under.
Turkey Trot OC 5k Run/Walk Nov 26
Join us for a 5k Run/Walk Thanksgiving morning and help us in our cause to raise enough resources to provide 50,000 meals to the hungry and homeless of Orange County.
Selfies with Santa Nov 27 – Dec 24
Guests are invited to take complimentary “Selfies with Santa” with a very OC Santa decked out in a printed shirt, board shorts and sandals.
Santa’s Arrival & Celebration Nov 29
The celebration begins at 3:00 pm. and this spectacular event is open to “children” of all ages. There will be game and activity booths where children can do “make and take” items and also build an ornament to help decorate Santa’s workshop trees.