Read, Listen, View – It’s Time to Settle-In with O.C.’s Events this Week

Photo courtesy of dtsaartwalk.org

The 20+ art galleries that make up the Santa Ana Artists Village, East End and North Broadway areas are open to the public during the monthly Santa Ana Art Walk.

The seasons are changing in the Orange County art scene – if you want a last summer celebration or a kickoff to fall, we’ve got you covered!

TCHAIKOVSKY SPECTACULAR
COSTA MESA – End summer with a great big bang, courtesy of the live cannons accompanying the Pacific Symphony’s annual performance of the bombastic “1812 Overture” at the Pacific Amphitheatre.

NATIONAL READ A BOOK DAY
IRVINE – The Pretend City Children’s Museum has a full-day of activities scheduled to stimulate the love of reading for all ages.

DOWNTOWN SANTA ANA ART WALK
SANTA ANA – The first Saturday of each month sees Downtown Santa Ana turned into a free celebration of art, music, and local businesses. Stroll the galleries and restaurants or ride the free trolley.

CASA JAZZ CLUB: NASHEET WAITS, BENNIE MAUPIN, ERIC REVIS
SAN CLEMENTE – A sunset cocktail reception at the gorgeous Casa Romantica kicks off this evening of performances by exemplary modern jazz players.

BALLET FESTIVAL THEATRE’S FALL FESTIVAL
HUNTINGTON BEACH – Golden West College’s Theater presents the 43rd season launch for the acclaimed local dance company.

Visit sparkoc.com for a more comprehensive list of Orange County events.