The 51st Annual Sawdust Festival will feature fine art and crafts from more than 200 Laguna Beach artists. Look for hand-blown and fused glass, painting, jewelry, surf art, ceramics, clothing and textiles, wood and metal sculpture, scrimshaw, and photography. Also enjoy live entertainment, art demonstrations, classes and outdoor cafes. SawdustArtFestival.org
The 51st Annual Sawdust Festival features fine art and crafts for individual artists to exhibit and sell their original, handmade works. Meet the artists and participate in the arts and crafts classes and art class workshops. For ticket info, visit SawdustArtFestival.org
Nestled in beautiful Laguna Canyon, the Laguna Art-A-Fair is celebrating its 51st year of celebrating local artists. Every medium is represented from oil paintings to ceramics with a full spectrum of original creations, affordable reproductions, art demonstrations and workshops. There is also delectable cuisine and live music. For ticket info, visit Art-A-Fair.com
Celebrate the Fourth of July as you witness more than 100 vessels decorated in their patriotic finest in the Old Glory Boat Parade. The parade will form at 12:30 p.m. off Collins Island and proceed throughout Newport Harbor. Admission is free.
For an entrance fee of $50 per car, you can enjoy live music, tasty fare from local food trucks and a fireworks extravaganza from 3 to 9 p.m.. A Beer & Wine Garden Pass for $40 gives you a hosted bar from 3 to 8 p.m. and premier fireworks viewing. NewportDunes.com
The Pacific Symphony SummerFest 2017 begins July 4th at Pacific Amphitheatre with "Symphonic Springsteen–Bruce in the USA." Symphony Conductor Richard Kaufman will help everyone celebrate the Fourth of July with fireworks and a high-energy tribute to "The Boss." PacificSymphony.org
Segerstrom Center for the Arts is offering its popular Movie Mondays series, and this year, the films cover five decades: 1961's Breakfast at Tiffany's on July 10; 1978's The Wiz on July 17; 1988's Stand and Deliver on July 24; 1990's Edward Scissorhands on July 31; and 2003's School of Rock on August 7. Set-up: 5:30 p.m./Movie: 8 p.m. SCFTA.org
The annual Orange County Fair will feature 23 days and nights of community entertainment, food, rides, shopping, exhibits, animals, headline performances in the Pacific Amphitheatre, nightly music in The Hangar and adrenaline-inducing events in the Action Sports Arena. The theme this year is Farm Fresh Fun. Visit OCFair.com for hours and ticket info.
Enjoy a broadcast in HD from the National Theatre in London of "Amadeus." After winning multiple Olivier and Tony Awards when it had its premiere at the National Theatre in 1979, Amadeus was adapted into an Academy Award-winning film. The story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, one of the most revered composers of all time, is mesmerizing. TheBarclay.org
For the first time, the OC Fair's Action Sports Arena will be host to a week of full contact live jousting and other acts of bravery with "Knights of Valour" scheduled for two shows daily. Reserved seats for events in the Action Sports Arena includes free OC Fair admission. OCFair.com