The Nutcracker Ballet has become a family tradition for many each year around the holidays. Taking the whole family out to the ballet can take a bite out of your Christmas shopping budget. So I’ve made it my tradition to round up the special discount ticket offers available in California …
Things to do in Orange County
You'll never run out of fun things to do in Orange County, California. Choices include the obvious attractions, and also the not so obvious, like the circus or a day at the museum, a hike or a walk on the beach. Here are some of my favorite things to do in O.C.
Popular Activities in O.C.
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Segerstrom Center for the Arts
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The art season in Southern California cities is every season. When you’re out and about in SoCal cities, taking in a little culture by local artists is a fun way to send an hour or so. In Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego, the term “Art Walks” can mean anything from privately led tours […]
Knott’s Berry Farm Discount Tickets + Family Review If you’re taking your family to Knott’s Berry Farm for the first time, the following tips will help make your trip a little savvier. Or skip down for my roundup of Knott’s Berry Farm discounts. If you’re staying over, you can take advantage of the Knott’s Berry Farm hotel offers that […]
How to get Disneyland Discounts A trip to Disneyland California is always fun (especially when you can find discount tickets. If you find yourself in Orange County, you might want to spend a day at the “happiest place on Earth.” And if you have fond memories of going as a child — I know I do — once […]
Costa Mesa, California, where I lived for a couple of years, is known for its world-class performing arts complex Segerstrom Center for the Arts. The architecture is sensational and they host the best shows in the US. If you’re in Orange County and want to go, here’s my review, tips and roundup of ticket offers. The first thing you’ll notice is the […]
Southern California can be quite generous with their free days and discounts at local attractions. Good thing, too. It can get pretty expensive to take the whole family out for a day of enlightenment and education at SoCal’s wonderful institutions. Here’s my running list of free days in Los Angeles, Orange County, Inland Empire, Palm Springs, and Palm […]