The Beach Boys at Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, March 3 – 4

The Beach Boys

Date: March 03 – March 04, 2017 Time: 8:00 pm In the pantheon of pop, few groups have enjoyed the success of The Beach Boys. Their close vocal harmonies and “Good Vibrations” conjure timeless memories of surf, sun and endless summers. Known for such irresistible chart-topping hits as “Surfin’,” “Fun, Fun, Fun,” “I Get Around,” […]

Mike Birbiglia at Irvine Improv, February 25


Date: February 25, 2017 Time: 7:00 pm Fresh off his recent hit show, “Thank God for Jokes,” that toured 100 cities, ran off-Broadway for 4 months, and was nominated for the Lucille Lortel award, Mike Birbiglia will be making some rare club appearances in 2017. Birbiglia is underway on an all-new hour of comedy. In […]

Pee Dee’s Valentine Wish

Pee Dee and pup Valentine shot

by Denise Carey-Costa Just before the 2016 Thanksgiving holidays, a small black and white female Pit Bull was abandoned in a hospital parking lot in Stockton, California. The poor dog was emaciated, and full of worms and fleas. The dog was picked up and placed in a boarding facility where she sat for 3 weeks […]

Maria Schneider Orchestra at Soka Performing Arts Center, February 21


Date: February 21, 2017 Time: 8:00 pm Recipient of two Grammy Awards in 2016, Maria Schneider’s music has been hailed as evocative, majestic, magical, and heart-stoppingly gorgeous. The Maria Schneider Orchestra has performed at festivals and concert halls worldwide. Schneider’s music blurs the lines between genres, making her long list of commissioners quite varied, stretching […]

Bob Newhart at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, February 18

Bob Newhart

Date: February 18, 2017 Time: 8:00 pm This beloved comedian’s career has spanned two successful television shows, fourteen feature films, sold millions of albums worldwide and he still performs to sell-out crowds all over the country. Fans flock to Bob’s live performances to hear such Newhart standards as The Driving Instructor, Sir Walter Raleigh, and […]

WWE Smackdown at Honda Center in Anaheim, February 14


Date: February 14, 2017 Time: 4:45 pm WWE Smackdown LIVE will broadcast from Honda Center on Tuesday, February 14. This will be your chance to see your favorite WWE Smackdown Superstars live in action! See John Cena, Randy Orton, Dean Ambrose, AJ Styles, Alexa Bliss, Bray Wyatt, Dolph Ziggler, The Miz, Becky Lynch, Natalya, and […]

Michael Bolton at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, February 10 – 11

Michael Bolton

Date: February 10 – February 11, 2017 Time: 8:00 pm Get ready for a romantic and unforgettable evening with this multi-Grammy Award-winning singer/ songwriter, who has sold more than 55 million albums and singles worldwide. Known for his soulful voice and poignant lyrics, Michael Bolton performs a concert featuring blockbuster hits, soulful classics and such […]

Super Bowl 51 Tailgate Party at Red Bar & Lounge in Irvine, February 5

Super Bowl 51

Date: February 05, 2017 Time: 2:00 pm It’s not a Super Bowl party without plenty of snacks and beer—so rush over to Red Bar and Lounge for an all-you-can-eat tailgate party, featuring game-day favorites like chicken wings, chips and guacamole, and bratwurst, plus $2 beers. Reserve a booth in advance, and bring your whole crew. […]

Costa Mesa Civic Playhouse Presents: A Piece of My Heart, February 3 – 26


February 03 – February 26, 2017 Inspired by the book of the same name, an oral history of women who served in Vietnam, this is the true story of six of those women – four nurses, a Red Cross worker and a country western singer – spanning 20 years, from young idealists unprepared for the […]

Family Autism Event at Pretend City Children’s Museum, January 30


Date: January 30, 2017 Time: 5:00 pm We will be hosting a special event for children of all ages who are on the autism spectrum. This is a fun opportunity for families and children to play and interact in an autism-friendly environment. Pretend City wants to enrich your family’s play experience with welcoming smiles and […]