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Artists Gather in The Living Room at the Great Park Gallery

Artists Gather in The Living Room at the Great Park Gallery

New exhibition featuring intimate conversations with local artists begins April 6

IRVINE – Join us in The Living Room, a new exhibition at the Great Park Gallery that provides a community gathering place for engaging and intimate conversations with local artists set among a collection of nostalgic mural art and décor. Expect collaboration and inspiration as The Living Room hosts a variety of guest speakers on [...]

City of Irvine, Second Harvest Food Bank Celebrate Launch of Incredible Edible Farm at the Great Park

City of Irvine, Second Harvest Food Bank Celebrate Launch of Incredible Edible Farm at the Great Park

Partnership in 4.5 acre farm provides fresh produce for the hungry and solidifies long-standing partnership for community benefit

IRVINE – Local business and community leaders gathered at the Orange County Great Park on Thursday to commemorate the launch of the Incredible Edible Farm, a 4.5 acre urban farm that will grow nutritious produce for the hungry in the community. Irvine elected officials joined leaders from Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County in [...]

U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon to Return to Irvine

U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon to Return to Irvine

City Council approves a second visit of the major international event to the Orange County Great Park in 2015

IRVINE – The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon will return to the City of Irvine’s Orange County Great Park in 2015, the City Council determined Tuesday night. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) produces the biannual event; the City Council vote affirmed an amended agreement with the DOE to ensure that the 2015 event [...]

More Flights and More Rides as New Great Park Balloon and Carousel Pricing Launches Thursday, January 16

More Flights and More Rides as New Great Park Balloon and Carousel Pricing Launches Thursday, January 16

• New “Family & Friends” packages provide discounts for Balloon flights and Carousel rides for larger groups
• Children 18 and under fly free on Great Park Balloon with paid accompanying adult
• $3 for all-day pass for Carousel rides

IRVINE – The Orange County Great Park launches a new standard pricing structure for the Great Park Balloon and Carousel tomorrow, January 16, designed to provide more opportunities for families, children and large groups to enjoy the iconic Great Park attractions. The new standard pricing includes “Family & Friends” packages for both the Great Park [...]

City of Irvine Walk and Bike Survey

City of Irvine Walk and Bike Survey

The City of Irvine is conducting an important study to better understand how residents, employees and visitors walk, bike or get around Irvine. Participants who take the Active Transportation Survey on or before March 20 will be entered in an opportunity drawing to win prizes from local bike and retail shops in Irvine. We value your input, [...]

Children’s Gardening Workshop Series Returns to Farm + Food Lab at the Great Park in 2014

Children’s Gardening Workshop Series Returns to Farm + Food Lab at the Great Park in 2014

Monthly workshops provide kids a fun, hands-on way to learn about sustainable gardening

IRVINE – Families from throughout Orange County can expect their kids to come home with dirty hands after a day at one of the Orange County Great Park’s Children’s Gardening Workshops in 2014. The free monthly workshop series at the Great Park’s Farm + Food Lab provides hands-on gardening activities for children ages 3-to-9. The [...]