Category: Events

Girl Scouts and Chefs Unite During 2015 OC Restaurant Week 


Girl Scouts of Orange County is partnering with OC Restaurant Week from March 1st – 7th to celebrate the world’s largest girl-led business, Girl Scout Cookies sales, during Orange County’s favorite culinary event! During OC Restaurant Week – which happens to be the last week that Girl Scout Cookies will be available on sale in Orange County until 2016 – select restaurants will offer delicious desserts inspired by and featuring Girl Scout Cookies! Some of the OC Restaurant Week participating restaurants [Read more]

Dine Newport Beach Announces Newport Beach Restaurant Week Lineup

Newport Beach Restaurant Week returns with a renewed and refreshed format this winter, spanning two full weeks of delicious dining from January 19 - February 1, 2015. Dine Newport Beach, the marketing arm of the Newport Beach Restaurant Association, released the initial list of over 50 participating Newport Beach restaurants, an impressive culinary lineup that is expected to grow as the citywide celebration approaches. “The incredible roster for Newport Beach Restaurant Week 2015 confirms Newport Beach as a bonafide [Read more]

Celebrate the Holidays at Eureka!

Eureka! promises to assist guests with their New Year’s resolution of drinking more beer and becoming more social by providing back-to-back holiday-filled events complimented by handcrafted festive cocktails. From now until December 31, 2014, Bella Terra and University Center's most entertaining restaurants offer delectable Eggnog and Hot Toddy (recipes listed below). The New Year’s Eve celebration at Eureka! starts with an exclusive Beer and Champagne Edition Steal The Glass event. Bubblies from Piper Sonoma [Read more]

Elbows Mac n’ Cheese Teams Up With Breast Cancer Angels

Elbows Mac n’ Cheese, the famous OC-based mac n’ cheese eatery known for its blend of classic American home cooking with gourmet international inspiration, is partnering with Breast Cancer Angels in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. On Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in honor of National Pasta Day and Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Elbows Mac n’ Cheese will donate 10 percent of gross receipts from both its Brea and Cerritos, Calif., locations in support of those currently undergoing breast cancer treatment, and their [Read more]

Hoag Recruits Bugs Bunny to Help Prevent Alzheimer’s

“What’s Up, Doc?” You are! Studies show that controlling depression, engaging in intellectual pursuits and expressing creativity can help to slow or prevent the development of dementia as a person ages. So this fall, Hoag Neurosciences Institute’s Orange County Vital Brain Aging Program (OCVBAP) will enlist an unlikely ally in the battle against Alzheimer’s disease: Bugs Bunny. The OCVBAP and Chuck Jones Center for Creativity on Sept. 19 will team up for a fun, family-friendly evening to highlight the ways creative [Read more]

4th Annual Fashion Show and Gala at Essex Skyline

La Perla Lingerie, Max Mara, and HUGO by Hugo Boss presented their Pre-Fall 2014 ready-to-wear collections at the 4th Annual Gala and Fashion Show Benefit on June 12 at the premier South Coast Metro property Essex Skyline. Southern California events and marketing company Expo 4 Life brought together more than 500 guests and 10 top Orange County’s executive chefs – from restaurants like Charlie Palmer, ANQI, Season’s 52, Morton’s, Prego Ristorante, and Tommy Bahama Laguna Beach – to serve complimentary gourmet [Read more]

Win Tickets to the Rock The Goats Music Festival

The ROCK THE GOATS! music festival is coming to Studio City on Sunday, June 8th. ROCK THE GOATS! is a celebration of Heifer’s International's work for the past 70 years. Heifer is a charity organization working to end hunger and poverty around the world by providing livestock and training to struggling communities. Founded in 1944 by Dan West with a simple shipment to Puerto Rico of 18 pregnant cows, Heifer has grown Into a world-wide organization, honored by the World Bank, the  Hilton Humanitarian Foundation, [Read more]