Costa Mesa Conference and Visitor Bureau Blog

Ballet Legends Premiere Exclusive Show in Costa Mesa

Posted on July 24, 2014 | 4:45am

Costa Mesa is the City of the Arts™, offering a wide variety of the most significant national and international productions of music, dance and theater. Besides the visual arts displays throughout the city, the cultural center of the arts in Orange County is Segerstrom Center for the Arts.

This weekend, the Center welcomes back dance superstars Ivan Vasiliev & Natalia Osipova in a world premiere program entitled Solo for Two, featuring three varying works by three different choreographers. Read More

Posted in Music & Art

The OC Fair In Full Swing in Costa Mesa!

Posted on July 16, 2014 | 7:18am

It’s the heart of summertime, and arguably one of the best events of the summer is the Orange County Fair. Ranked as one of the top ten fairs in the country, and the seventh-largest fair in North America, the OC Fair brings over a million visitors to Costa Mesa each July and August to enjoy this iconic Orange County event.

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Posted in Events, Locals, Play

Jersey Boys at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Posted on June 24, 2014 | 12:51pm

The sound of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons changed pop music in the ‘60s.  Their story and music inspired one of the most popular Broadway shows of all time – Jersey Boys.  Oh what a night it will be tonight when Valli and The Four Seasons’ story comes to life on stage as Jersey Boy opens at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa.  The show stars Nicolas Dromard as Tommy DeVito, Hayden Milanes as Frankie Valli, Quinn VanAntwerp as Bob Gaudio and Adam Zelasko as Nick Massi.

Segerstrom Center - l to r Quinn VanAntwerp, Nicolas Dromard, Hayden Milanes and Adam Zelasko - Photo by Jeremy Daniel

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Posted in Music & Art

Movie Mondays Returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Posted on June 16, 2014 | 10:21am

Each summer, Segerstrom Center for the Arts hosts free movie Mondays on the Arts Plaza.  Some of the most iconic and beloved films of all time are projected onto a large screen on the side of Segerstrom Hall.  Since its inception, Movie Mondays and Segerstrom Center for the Arts has been a popular Costa Mesa event, drawing hundreds, sometimes even thousands of movie fans to SCFTA.  This summer’s lineup features five fun films.

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Posted in Events

Father’s Day Dining at South Coast Plaza

Posted on June 13, 2014 | 11:58am

June 15 marks the day we celebrate dad.  Each year, Father’s Day is the date dedicated to telling your dad or father figure in your life how much you care.  An easy way to show your appreciation is to take dad out to lunch or dinner, and give him a break from covering the bill!  This year, there are some great dining specials at some of the top restaurants in Orange County at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa.

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Posted in Events, Food