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The Glass House : 8:00 p.m. September 5

In her native Malaysia, Yuna is a superstar. The 27-year-old singer/songwriter’s rise to fame there is partially due to the area's explosion of social media, and, of course, her infectious brand of pop, which she’s described as a “cross between Mary Poppins and... More >>

Pomona Music

Walking with Dinosaurs

Honda Center : 7:00 p.m. daily from September 3 until September 7

Puppetry has come a long way since the days of putting a sock on your hand. With the help of some extremely creative minds (and computers), now you can see life-sized dinosaur puppets behaving so realistically that you'd swear you just took a time machine back to the Cretaceous Era. In Walking... More >>

Anaheim Theater, Family Events, Arts

SoCo Movie Night: Chocolat

SOCO: South Coast Collection : 5:00 p.m. September 2

All summer long, the SOCO shopping center hosts alfresco movie nights for only 10 bucks. Kids gets in for free, but the screenings bring out a beer garden, food trucks and live jazz, making it a family-friendly event that's actually enjoyable for parents, too. Tonight, SOCO screens Chocolat,... More >>

Costa Mesa Film

To Kill a Mockingbird

Regency South Coast Village : 7:30 p.m. September 3

Based on Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, this 1962 tear-jerker about a young girl coming of age in a southern town hot with racial injustice is considered one of the greatest films ever made. Directed by Robert Mulligan, written by Horton Foote, and starring Gregory Peck (who... More >>

Santa Ana Film

Shiny Toy Guns

The Observatory : 8:00 p.m. September 3

L.A.-via-Oklahoma electro-pop outfit Shiny Toy Guns own a very specific slice of electro-pop-induced euphoria—they even got a Grammy nomination for writing the kind of songs specifically designed to make you feel like you’re about to overcome something in your own personal feel-good... More >>

Santa Ana Music

Dwight Yoakam

City National Grove of Anaheim : 8:00 p.m. September 4

At this stage in his career, country icon Dwight Yoakam doesn’t need to tour unless he wants to promote a new album. Yet the singer/actor has hit outposts throughout the country this summer because, well, he just can. Though Yoakam does have a new record slated for release later this... More >>

Anaheim Music

Mike Posner

Ten Nightclub : 9:00 p.m. September 5

After a successful acoustic tour last season that saw Mike Posner play guitar and piano at intimate venues, peppering his soulful sets with Q&A sessions and story-telling, the singer/songwriter/producer to the stars is ready to get back to his roots. Headlining tonight's bill at Ten Nightclub,... More >>

Newport Beach Music

Dave Matthews Band

Verizon Wireless Amphitheater : 7:00 p.m. September 6

Seeing Dave Matthews Band in the summertime has become a rite of passage for music lovers. Not quite a jam band, DMB has won over fans with their eclectic live shows that feature extended instrumentals, covers and added layers to well-known songs. Touring relentlessly since the early... More >>

Irvine Music

'The Avant-Garde Collection' Opening Day

Orange County Museum of Art : 11:00 a.m. September 7

OCMA’s new exhibition chronicles nearly a century of art on the edge of art, beginning with Los Angeles painter Stanton MacDonald-Wright’s frankly psychedelic Untitled (Vase of Flowers) from 1924 and zig-zagging toward the 21st century. Of particular note is Chris Burden’s... More >>

Newport Beach Arts

Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas

Constellation Room at the Observatory : 8:00 p.m. September 7

At first glance, vocalist Jessica Hernandez will mesmerize you with her dark beauty and Bettie Page bangs, leaving you unprepared for the soulful vocals she's about to unleash. Along with her band The Deltas, Hernandez creates a dark brand of pop, aptly coined as "gothic pop," combined with a... More >>

Santa Ana Music


The Observatory : 8:00 p.m. September 8

Minneapolis-based Atmosphere, the duo of Sean “Slug” Daley and Anthony “Ant” Davis, take an otherwise ordinary rhyme and melody and then light them on fire with their volatile brand of poetic, often-angry underground hip-hop. What started as an outlet for teenage angst... More >>

Santa Ana Music

Kiki Ebsen

AQUARIUM OF THE PACIFIC : 7:00 p.m. September 10

The Aquarium of the Pacific's Summer Concert Series unwinds with an unplugged jazz standards performance from SoCal musician Kiki Ebsen. Held on the Aquarium's Rooftop Veranda, this special event (held in conjunction with Kirschner Creative Artists) will benefit both local animal rescue and... More >>

Long Beach Music

Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks

The Coach House : 8:00 p.m. September 10

There's a YouTube video of Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks playing in front of a live audience back in 1972. It's a perfect representation of his style: an oddly awesome mix of country, folk, hillbilly, and Reno barfly. The audience giggles nervously every time the fiddle player busts out a... More >>

San Juan Capistrano Music

Kirk Wilson

Ralph Brennan's Jazz Kitchen : 6:00 p.m. every Tue.; 6:00 p.m. every Wed.

Strolling through Downtown Disney this Christmas Eve sounds like the right combination of holiday cheer and magical wonder, made lovelier with the always eye-popping decor all around. Make sure to stop by Ralph Brennan's Jazz Kitchen this evening to hear piano great and regular Kirk Wilson.... More >>

Anaheim Music

Surf City Nights

Downtown Huntington Beach : 5:00 p.m. every Tue.

Last month's Night Market weekend at the OC Fair and Events Center was, well, really freaking crowded. And if you were unable to make it, or unable to even get in, we have another option for you: Surf City Nights. It's Huntington Beach's answer to the nighttime shopping-and-eating craze, and... More >>

Huntington Beach Farmers' Markets

Mythbusters: The Explosive Exhibition

Discovery Science Center : Daily until September 7

Pry the kids away from the computer and haul them over to the Discovery Science Center for the latest science-disguised-as-fun offering, “MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition.” Along with a display of MythBusters show props and remnants from stuff Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman blew... More >>

Santa Ana Museum Exhibits and Events, Family Events


Theatre Out : 8:00 p.m. every Fri., Sat. until September 13

Accurately described as "a terrifying and disturbing drama," Alan Bowne's Beirut takes a grim look into the United State's not-too-distant future. An unnamed plague has ravaged the country, especially New York, where this story takes place. Those who are infected are quarantined—and... More >>

Santa Ana Theater

Huntington Beach Food, Art & Music Festival

Huntington Beach Boardwalk : 11:00 a.m. daily from September 5 until September 7

There's a lot happening at the Huntington Beach Food, Art & Music Festival, so let's get right to it. There's a juried art event that spotlights everything from photography to sculpture to painting to crafts and jewelry. There's a massive amount of food to be consumed, from local restaurants... More >>

Huntington Beach Food and Drink, Festivals, Arts

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Stages Theater : 8:00 p.m. every Fri., Sat. from September 5 until September 21; 2:00 p.m. every Sun. from September 7 until September 21

This 1955 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Tennessee Williams was his personal favorite, and, like much of his work, is filled with dark personal anxieties and anguish that cast a harsh light on the cruelties and prejudices of man. Set once again in his home territory of the Gothic South, Cat (in... More >>

Fullerton Theater

WTF Fridays

Shark Club : 9:00 p.m. every Fri.

In our opinion, all weekends should be three days long, and if you're having a hard time letting go of the holiday mentality of last week, head over to the Shark Club for WTF Friday and let that freak flag fly one more time. Open to gay and straight party people alike, WTF Friday starts off... More >>

Costa Mesa Music

The Tempest

South Coast Repertory : 8:00 p.m. every Thu., Fri., Sat. until September 28; 7:30 p.m. every Tue., Wed., Sun. until September 28

Forever a fountain of inspiration, another Shakespearian masterpiece gets a stylistic makeover for today's audiences. In this version of The Tempest, we're sent not to a mysterious island but to a traveling tent show in the 1930s. With the help of the show's co-producer, the otherwise silent... More >>

Costa Mesa Theater

Country Dancin' with DJ Patrick

The Swallow's Inn : 6:30 p.m. every Mon.

Get your honky tonk, boot-scootin', two-steppin', country-loving ass down to Swallow's Inn this Monday night for the best cowboy hoedown in South County. They've got happy hours pricing all night featuring cheap-as-dirt beers and cocktails (not to mention a pretty great deal on steak dinners,... More >>

San Juan Capistrano Music, Club Events

King Trivia

The Copper Door : 8:00 p.m. every Mon.

Most people have today off work—and if you're of that majority, keep the weekend going with the Copper Door's Industry Night and trivia party. Groups of all sizes are welcome to compete (even individuals if you're an exceptional smarty pants), and entry is free. Random questions about... More >>

Santa Ana Libations, Games, Food and Drink


Bravo Night Club : 9:00 p.m. every Wed.

Most of the population has to get up early for work on Thursday morning, but if you're one of the lucky ones who don't (or if you're unemployed, that's OK, too), there is a place for you to get wasted and dance all night. It's called Bravo and every Wednesday, the otherwise Salsa/Cumbia club... More >>

Anaheim Music, Club Events


Perqs : 8:00 p.m. every Thu.

It's difficult, to say the least, to find those few musical souls with which to form your ultimate classic rock cover band. Or progressive, all-synthesizer math rock outfit. Whatever. Egos clash and schedules conflict—not to mention fights over the studio deposit. So screw all that and... More >>

Huntington Beach Music, Arts
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