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If you don't have any plans for the fourth, then it's time to check out our roundup of Events in Orange County this July 2017, including 4th of July fireworks and events going on around Orange County cities this year. This month there's also tons of summer fun including the OC Fair, Laguna Beach art events like the Sawdust Festival and Pageant of the Masters, movies on the beach, free Shakespeare, and more!

4th of July Fireworks in Orange County

All fireworks and events take place Tuesday July 4th, 2017.

Huntington Beach
Huntington Beach Pier
325 Pacific Coast Highway
Fireworks @ 9PM

The festivities are all day in Huntington Beach beginning with a Breakfast hosted by the Kiwanis of HB, a Surf City 5K, the 112th Huntington

There are tons of ways to celebrate summer this month with events in the Inland Empire this June 2017. From beer and barbecue to festivals and concerts, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties are keeping busy. Check out the line-up of monthly events, and for even more fun things to do in Southern California, take a look at our list of events in Orange County and LA County as well for June 2017.

Beaumont Cherry Festival

When: Thursday, June 1st – Sunday, June 4th
Where: Stewart Park, Beaumont

Events in the Inland Empire June 2017

All weekend long enjoy all the cherry treats you can handle, plus live entertainment, carnival games and rides, food, vendor booths and more.  Virtually the entire community comes out to celebrate so don’t miss out! Nothing says

It's summertime and the livin's easy in LA with dozens of events in Los Angeles County this June 2017. Whether you're looking forward to nerding out at E3, filling up at LA Dessert Fest or busting a move at Arroyo Seco Weekend, there's tons of fun waiting.

Outdoor Movies

Street Food Cinema

These Saturday night movie events include a live music, movie and food trucks.

June 3rd: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story @ Victory Park Pasadena
June 3rd: 500 Days of Summer @ Will Rogers State Historic Park at Pacific Palisades
June 10th: Beauty and the Beast @ Park Center, Griffith Park
June 10th: Purple Rain @ Poinsettia Rec Park, West Hollywood
June 17th: Raiders of the Lost Ark @ Eagle Rock Rec Park, Eagle Rock
June 17th: Hocus

The best kind of festival is a summer festival (in our humble opinion), and this June there are TONS going on across Orange County. From free concerts to carnivals and beer festivals, this summer has so much to offer. Check out the list of events in Orange County this June 2017, pick your favs, and start preparing for summertime!

Summerfest Brea 2016

Friday, June 2nd – Sunday, June 4th

Over the past 30 years, SummerFest has grown to become the largest community event in North Orange County. The 3-day carnival with food, family, live music and fun is one of the largest community events in North Orange County. Bands performing this year will be Mick Adams & The Stones, as well British Rock Royalty (a tribute to The Who, Queen,

Have some fun this month in the Inland Empire by participating in a local event. We’ve got a list of what’s going on around town so you can find the perfect outing for you. Our favorite events this month are the Inland Empire Beer & Music Festival, and the San Bernardino County Fair!

For more things to do and events in Southern California, check out our list of Orange County and Los Angeles County events.

Arthur Lyons Film Noir Festival

Thursday, May 11th – Sunday, May 14th

This unique festival features an eclectic mixture of landmark and obscure vintage movies from the classic film noir era.  All film screenings take place at the Camelot Theatres, 2300 E. Baristo Road in Palm Springs. Purchase tickets the showings

May is bringing warm weather and tons of summer fun things to do in Los Angeles County this May 2017. Speaking of summer, that means outdoor movies which is why our list of events begins with all the biggest movies playing outdoors this month.

Outdoor Movies

With summer, and particularly good weather, comes outdoor movies in LA. Here’s everything you need to put on your calendar for May.

 Street Food Cinema

Now – October
Doors 5:30PM, Band 6:30 PM, Movie 8:30 PM

Come early and catch top local bands and see if you’re lucky enough to get chosen for our nightly audience game. And, of course, we all know some of the tastiest eats comes from a food truck so we’re curating the best of the best to fill your belly, mind and

Summer weather is returning to Orange County, and with it comes tons of new reasons to get out into the sunshine. Events in May 2017 include tons of fun runs and active events like the Tinker Bell Half Marathon, Great Donut Run, and Standup to the Cure paddle-boarding event. Get active in your community this month!

AVP Huntington Beach Open

Thursday, May 4th – Sunday, May 7th
8AM-6PM Daily

Events in Orange County May 2017

Since 2000 Huntington Beach has hosted more AVP events than any other location. The 2017 season kicks off in Surf City USA, ensuring an 18th straight year that a pro beach volleyball tournament has been played there. For both men and women, the field has been wide open as six different teams have won in the last seven

If your sweet tooth is craving something delicious, then you've come to the right list. From cakes and donuts to milkshakes and authentic French pastries, there are tons of delicious desserts in Rancho Cucamonga. Based on their amazing Yelp reviews, these are the must try spots in town to get down with some decadant goodies. What are you in the mood for?

Baked Dessert Bar

12730 E Foothill Blvd
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
(909) 225-2829

best desserts in rancho cucamonga

Image: Yelp

Selling cakes, cupcakes, macarons, cheesecakes and mini desserts, Baked Dessert Bar is serving up sweet treats in all different shapes and sizes. This Filipino serves truly inspired desserts with tons of fun flavors to choose from.  And because they serve mini cupcakes, it’s

Events in the Inland Empire this April 2017 include everyone's favorite desert music festivals and more across Riverside and San Bernardino counties. From Easter egg hunts to tasting events and art exhibits, there's so much to see. Time to start filling up your social calendar!

Desert X

Now – Sunday, April 30th
Installations open daily, dawn to sunset

Events in the Inland Empire April 2017 

The Coachella Valley and its desert landscape is the canvas for a curated exhibition of site-specific work by established and emerging artists, whose projects amplify and articulate global and local issues ranging from climate change, to immigration, and golf. Found in various indoor and outdoor locations, the art exhibits are free to the visitors as a way to experience the valley

There are so many things to do in Los Angeles County this April 2017. Taste your way through the Valley, check out beer festivals, join in International Pillow Fight Day - no matter where your interests take you, there's something to enjoy. What are your spring break plans this year?

International Pillow Fight Day 2017

Saturday, April 1st

Source: Facebook

There will be a huge pillow fight in Pershing Square to celebrate International Pillow Fight Day because, why not? The official fight begins at 2:30PM and the event is totally free for adults and children. To make it a truly entertaining celebration there will be food trucks and a DJ performing. Don’t forget to bring a garbage bag and/or rake to help clean the park once