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Food Truck Fare

December 7th, 2014

Food Truck FareYour last chance to enjoy a variety of food truck deliciousness is here! The OC Fair & Event Center are hosting the last days of the Food Truck Fare for this year. Before we head into the new year we are kissing 2014 fun goodbye.

Head out to the OC Fair & Event Center this week and eat your way through the fun and festivities. Wednesday evening from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm the food trucks will gather with all of the delectable goodness they can carry. For those 21 and over, there will also be a cash bar so you can have a brew with your food. Thursday is the last food truck gathering so be sure to stop by at lunch and taste a little of everything. The food trucks will be out this Thursday for their final encore from 11 am until 2 pm.

Entry to the Food Truck Fare is free to everyone. For offerings and trucks that will be at the Food Truck Fare head over to or follow the OC Fair and Events Center on Twitter (@ocfair) or Facebook (OCFair).

Try a little something from each truck and let us know your favorite.

Fast Action Anaheim

October 6th, 2014

Fast Action AnaheimHave you ever wanted to feel like a professional race car driver? Need a little excitement and some high speed thrills? Anaheim has just the excitement and adrenaline pumping experience for you. K1 Speed, right here in Anaheim, offers some of the best fast action, adrenaline pumping, high speed fun for you and your friends.

This indoor karting gives you all the excitement you can have rain or shine. Featuring professionally designed tracks and karts that race up to 40 miles per hour, it will bring out the competitive side of you. The 3000 square foot mezzanine overlooks all of the racing action helping you to feel like you are at the Indy 500 racing for the win. Race against the clock or against your friends, either way, you get to see how you finished compared to every racer to have hit the tracks.

Head over to K1 Speed for a fast action afternoon or bring your buddies for a night of exhilarating fun. Night races brings all of your senses alive with high speed racing, music and light shows giving you more than the excitement you could have dreamed. Forget the go karts at your local putt putt, this will have you coming back for more! Bring a date, your buddies or the whole work crew. Packages are available for parties of all sizes.


The ‘Coolest’ Place in Town: Anaheim Ice

September 10th, 2014

Anaheim ICEWhile it has been a hot summer, fall is on its way but it just isn’t quite here yet. This week, head on over to Anaheim ICE and get a head start on the cool air. Home of the Anaheim Ducks training, this world-class ice skating facility is all you could want for a chance to get away from the heat. With classes and fun for the whole family, it is perfect for a day to get away and enjoy time together.

This state-of-the-art facility is complete with seating for 1000 spectators, a snack bar, locker room, NHL and Olympic sized rinks as well as a great viewing area on the second floor. Participate in a hockey clinic or camp. Enjoy a game or two of pick up hockey. Whatever you choose, they have it available for all ages and expertise levels.

Alongside hockey, there are skating lessons for those looking to improve their ice skating skills. Starting at ages 3-5all the way up to seasoned adults, there is a class for you. If you are looking to just have a little skating fun with your friends or family, have no fear, there is plenty of open ice time for that also. Open to the public for skating, there is ample opportunity throughout the week. Check the weekly schedule online as the times change from week to week.

Top Five Golf Spots in Anaheim

April 4th, 2014

GolfSome just can’t get enough of their golf fix. If you are that type or if you just want to get out and enjoy the beautiful weather, we have the top five golf spots in the Anaheim area for you

  1. Tustin Ranch Golf Club
  2. Anaheim Hills Golf Course
  3. Coyote Hills Golf Course
  4. River View Golf
  5. Golfers Paradise

Take your pick, you are sure to have a great time and enjoy the amazing views that surround you. Tustin Ranch and Anaheim Hills are both known as more difficult courses but still fun for the whole crew. Both offer amazing views with some deadly holes. The elevation changes on each course offer more challenging shots from both fairways and elevated tee boxes. One of the more interesting courses in Orange County is Coyote Hills. With amazing views, you play right through a canyon which makes your golf game like never before. River View is a great course for beginners. The carts at this course have GPS which help you gauge the distance to each hole. If you just want a chance to hit a few practice shots, Golfers Paradise is the place to go. With both driving ranges and putting greens, you can practice your heart out.

So call your buddies, grab your clubs and head out to enjoy a leisurely afternoon on the greens. You will be glad you did.

Great New Year’s Eve Galas in Anaheim

January 1st, 2014

With so many events and activities in the area, it’s no wonder that Anaheim, California, is a popular choice for New Year’s Eve.  With numerous New Year’s Eve parties being held not only right in Anaheim but also in the surrounding towns nearby, you will find an enjoyable way to celebrate the New Year no matter which type of activity you prefer.  34276231

The New Year’s Eve Dinner & Dance at Orange County Mining Co. is an unusual and exciting way to ring in the New Year. With spectacular views of Orange County and a saloon that brings you back to the mining era, you can enjoy a delicious dinner and dancing for this special evening.

For another great choice, the St. Regis Resort New Year’s Eve Celebration located in nearby Dana Point offers dancing and live music from Flashback Heart Attack, yummy culinary stations and cocktails for your enjoyment.

For a great kid-friendly event, the Discovery Science Center is hosting Noon Year’s Eve and offers numerous Hollywood themed activities that are appropriate for the entire family.  With a balloon drop at noon, hats, horns and a ginger ale toast, this a fun way to have an official celebration that the kids can enjoy too.

If you’re in the area by yourself this New Year’s Eve, there’s even an event that’s made just for you in nearby Fullerton. The Giant New Year’s Eve Dance & Super Singles Social is a special event just for singles and provides great music and dancing with DJ Larry and DJ Rob. This event also offers fun games, including a Scavenger Hunt for prizes, and is the perfect New Year’s Eve event if you’re hoping to meet that special someone in the New Year.

And, of course, don’t forget that you can celebrate the New Year with Mickey and Minnie at Disneyland® as well.  The BEST WESTERN PLUS Park Place Inn & Mini-Suites is located right across the street and offers a perfect location for any event, whether you choose to celebrate at the “happiest place on earth” or at one of the many other wonderful events nearby.


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