“Orange County Chronicles” lecture at Sherman Library

Sherman Library & Gardens will be hosting a evening lecture this Wednesday at 7pm on Orange County’s local history. Local historian Phil Brigandi will be discussing his new book “Orange County Chronicles” – which “contains ten informative essays that cover a wide span of local history, from the Portola expedition of 1769 to the post-WWII …

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Newport Beach Concerts in the Park: Upstream

Presented by the Newport Beach City Arts Commission, the “Concerts in the Park” are free to the public, and are hosted on the new Civic green. On Sunday, August 11th at 6pm, the free Concert in the Park will feature Upstream. “Back in Newport Beach by popular demand, Upstream, a band originating in the republic …

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Newport Beach Shakespeare by the Sea: “All’s Well That Ends Well”

The Newport Beach City Arts Commission once again presents a weekend of lively Shakespearean entertainment with two different productions performed by professional Shakespearean actors. The second show in Newport Beach’s lively weekend of Shakespearean entertainment features a raucous comedy about Helena’s unrequited love and the lengths to which she goes to win her heart’s desire. Magic cures, …

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Celebrate Balboa Island Day

Balboa Island: Yesterday and Today It’s the 20th Annual “Celebrate Balboa Island Day” — with this year’s theme of Balboa Island: Yesterday and Today. The parade will be on Sunday, June 2 at 11am. The parade starts on Bayside Drive, crosses over the Balboa Island Bridge, travels down Marine Avenue and ends at the fire …

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