Costa Mesa, the City of the Arts, is home to the best shopping, dining and performing arts in Orange County.
Costa Mesa Restaurant Week 2013
Costa Mesa Restaurant Week is August 16-23, 2013. Enjoy prix fixe menus or discounts at 40 of Orange County's top dining destinations.
The 2013 OC Fair - Come and Get It!
The 2013 OC Fair features some great concerts and live entertainment, rides, games, food and much more!
Wavelength Festival of Music
Experience music in a whole new way at the Wavelength Festival of Music 2013! This first-ever music festival in the city of Costa Mesa will be held this summer at the OC Fair & Event Center at Pacific Amphitheatre in Costa Mesa on Aug. 22, 23, 24 and 25.
The 2013 OC Fair
The 2013 OC Fair in Costa Mesa - Come and Get It!
City of the Arts Slideshow
A photo slideshow of Costa Mesa, The City of the Arts. Located in Orange County, CA, Costa Mesa is home to Segerstrom Center for the Arts, world class shopping at South Coast Plaza and top dining destinations.
Nepenthia Beer Garden
The Nepenthia Beer Garden was a one-day celebration of music, art, food and craft beer.
Costa Mesa Is California!
See why Costa Mesa is a top destination in Orange County, California! From attractions like South Coast Plaza, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, the OC Fair and Event Center, proximity to the beach and fine dining, Costa Mesa really is...California!
Coffee Tasting at Theorem from Portola Coffee Lab
Two baristas from Portola Coffee Lab will be competing in the 2013 Regional Barista Competition and Brewers Cup. To help prepare Team Portola, Theorem has been transformed into a training room where guests serve as judges.
Behind the Scenes Look at Wicked at SCFTA
Travel Costa Mesa was able to get a behind the scenes look as the crew for Wicked set up the stage for opening night at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts.
Take a look inside of Matador Alcove in Costa Mesa, a members only men's grooming salon and social club with a fully-stocked bar and lounge. Matador Alcove operates like a speakeasy and offers its members a unique place to hang out.
Man About Town Dec 2012 - Christmas Tree Lighting
Join us each month as we find the best of Costa Mesa with the "Man About Town"! This month we show you the South Coast Plaza Christmas tree lighting just outside the Westin in Costa Mesa! You don't have to go to Rockefeller Center to enjoy a spectacular tree lighting when you can see one right here in Orange County!
Costa Mesa Celebrates Hometown Olympians in the London 2012 Games
Watch our 5 hometown Costa Mesa athletes as they return home from the London 2012 Olympic Games. Covering a special ceremony to honor Olympic stars Misty May-Treanor, Kyla Ross, Jake Gibbs, April Ross and Sharon Day.
South Coast Plaza Stylist Experience
Join Emily Kaufman from OC "Up Close" to experience the South Coast Plaza VIP Access Suite for personal shopping and styling.
Costa Mesa Restaurant Week 2012
It's time for Costa Mesa Restaurant Week 2012! In conjunction with some of Costa Mesa's top restaurants, offers and discounts are up to 40% off regular prices.
2012 OC Fair - Orange County, CA
Enjoy this video about the 2012 OC Fair in Costa Mesa, CA. The Orange County Fair is one of the top-10 rated fairs in the United States. This year's theme is "Home Sweet Home."
The annual 23-day OC Fair is held at the OC Fair & Event Center located at 88 Fair Drive in Costa Mesa. The OC Fair is the seventh-largest fair in North America and The Los Angeles Times rated the OC Fair the number one festival in Southern California. The fair features food booths, animal exhibits, carnival rides and games, competitive exhibits, concerts and community entertainment.
South Coast Plaza, Where the World Comes to Shop
South Coast Plaza is the world-famous shopping destination located in Costa Mesa, CA. With over 270 boutiques including the world's top designers (Gucci, Fendi, Prada, Dior and more) and 30-plus restaurants, South Coast Plaza is where the world comes to shop!
Santa's Message - Come to Costa Mesa!
If Santa says it, it just must be right! Here's Santa Claus telling everyone they should come to Costa Mesa to visit for the holidays...and all year round! Happy Holidays from all of us in Costa Mesa, California and come see us soon!
Ayres Hotel and Suites Costa Mesa
Check out this video on the Ayres Hotel and Suites, the flagship property of the Ayres Hotel chain based in Southern California. See why the Ayres European elegance and amenities make it one of the top places to stay in Costa Mesa.
Costa Mesa TV - Costa Mesa Restaurant Week 2011
See highlights, chef interviews and more from 2011's Costa Mesa Restaurant Week.
Costa Mesa Restaurant Week 2011: Behind the Scenes
See interviews and behind-the-scenes shots from kitchens of the finest restaurants in Costa Mesa!
Orange County Fair 2010
The Orange County Fair is one of the top-rated fairs in the country. See highlights from 2010's OC Fair!
Costa Mesa, CA
Costa Mesa, CA is the cultural arts center of Orange County, the home of Segerstrom Center for the Arts and soon the Orange County Museum of Art. The world-famous international shopping destination South Coast Plaza makes it a mecca of retail. Costa Mesa was a 2011 Finalist in the Rand McNally/USA Today Best of the Road contest - Best in Food, making it a top culinary destination in southern California as well.
Costa Mesa Restaurant Week Chef Interviews 2011
See chefs from Costa Mesa restaurants, including celebrity chef Charlie Palmer, talk about Costa Mesa's first-ever Restaurant Week, August 19-26, 2011!
South Coast Plaza gift certificates are a perfect gift for any occasion and are available for purchase at all Concierge locations. South Coast Plaza gift certificates are available in any denomination from $20 to $200 and are honored at over 250 stores and restaurants at South Coast Plaza, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, South Coast Repertory and the Westin South Coast Plaza.
No expiration date, no monthly fee, no decrease in value.
South Coast Plaza does not replace lost or stolen gift cards.
For transactions that require cash back, retailers may refund up to $20 in cash value or issue a store credit. By California state law, $10 or less must be issued to the customer in cash.
Gift certificates for large amounts may be reissued in smaller denominations by visiting South Coast Plaza Concierge location.
Gift certificates cannot be redeemed for cash, refunded, used as payment on existing store accounts or deposited into personal bank accounts.
Before using gift certificates, inquire about store's policy as it relates to returns and exchanges.
Travelex Worldwide Money does not accept the South Coast Plaza gift certificate. Some exclusions may apply when using South Coast Plaza gift certificates at American Express Travel and Financial Services.