ORANGE COUNTY GREAT PARK
Coming October 4, 11, 18 and 25. New this year is required registration for free admission tickets and parking. Registration is due to limited parking availability.
Tickets will be available online on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 12. Please check back for additional ticketing information.
Plan your visit, decide on things to do and things to see by reviewing this information about the Orange County Great Park.
The Farm + Food Lab is a unique and interactive outdoor classroom for visitors of all ages, featuring themed raised-bed gardens, fruit trees, vertical gardening, a chicken coop, a worm compost bin and solar and wind-powered lights. It is a working and dynamic organic horticulture area with a mission to educate visitors about gardening, inspire [...]
Tae Soon Kim’s artwork reveals the spirit of traditional Korean culture by transforming, through the technique of collage, handmade paper (Han-ji) and old damaged books, into clothing, furniture and books. Tae Soon Kim’s aesthetic is inspired by the traditions of her motherland that she experienced as a child. Through her work, the culture and wisdom [...]
The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015 is returning to the Orange County Great Park. Riding the success of the eight-day event with 64,000 attendees in October 2013, the Department of Energy will produce an 18-team event, hosted by the City of Irvine at the destination location Great Park, October 8-11 and October 15-18, [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]