AttractionsCentrally located between San Diego and Los Angeles just minutes from the ocean, Costa Mesa offers scores of attractions both within in the city and nearby that make it a perfect vacation spot, everything from world-class arts at Segerstrom Center for the Arts to nationally recognized events at OC Fair & Event Center to world-renowned theme parks within close driving distance like Disneyland® Resort.
OC Fair & Event Center
The home of the annual Orange County Fair and year-round event and concert venue.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
A world-class performing arts center in Orange County hosting the world's leading dance companies, Broadway shows and concerts by the world's top artists.
Disneyland ® Resort
The world's most famous amusement park is just minutes from Costa Mesa.
Knott's Berry Farm
Originally a family owned operation selling berries and preserves, the park is now a world-renowned amusement-themed getaway.
Angel Stadium of Anaheim
The home of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Major League Baseball team, just minutes from Costa Mesa.
Aquarium of the Pacific
Located in Long Beach, this five-acre attraction showcases all the amazing sea life of the Pacific Ocean.
Santa Ana Zoo
In neighboring Santa Ana, a delightful 20-acre zoo that's perfect for an afternoon with the family.
An enchanting island getaway with a population of 4,000, just an hour's ferry ride off the coast of Southern California.
San Diego Zoo
One of the world's most progressive zoos, with exhibits that are often cageless and designed around an animal's natural habitat.
Whether you want to catch an action packed hockey game or take part in a top name concert, the Honda Center is a must see as an entertainment destination in Orange County.
Diego Sepulveda Adobe
The Diego Sepulveda Adobe, or Estancia, is a California Historical Landmark and second oldest structure in Orange County. Originally built between 1817 and 1823, the Abode now serves as a museum.
Davey's Locker Sportfishing & Whale Watching
Davey’s Locker Whale Watching & Sportfishing offers whale watching and deep sea fishing excursions daily.