EVENT DATE : February 25, 4:30PM - February 25, 8:30PM
Café Jardin, Sherman Library & Gardens

The Gray Event is an evening of food, wine and entertainment to raise funds and awareness for the rescue and care of Asian elephants. Spearheaded by Chef Pascal Olhats, tickets to the Gray Reception (4:30 p.m.) and Gray Dinner (6 p.m.) are $250. Reception only is $125. Check the website for details for both events. TheGrayEvent.org

EVENT DATE : Feb 27–Mar 11
Segerstrom Hall, 
Segerstrom Center for the Arts

One of Rodgers & Hammerstein's finest works, The King and I boasts a score with many beloved classics. Set in 1860's Bangkok, the musical tells the story of the King of Siam and British schoolteacher Anna Leonowens, when he brings her to Siam to teach his many wives and children. Winner of the 2015 Tony Award® for Best Musical Revival. SCFTA.org

EVENT DATE : 3 - 4
Irvine Barclay Theatre

International flamenco superstar Eva Yerbabuena returns to the Barclay in a series of captivating dramatic solo dance monologues performed with live music accompaniment. With riveting footwork and a mesmerizing stage presence, she expresses the full spectrum of human emotion, where every step and gesture is nuanced, stylish and precise. TheBarclay.org

EVENT DATE : 3 - 4 & 10 - 11
Dana Point

Bring the family for whale watching, parades, art lessons and shows, The Legendary Corvette, clam chowder cook-off, pancake breakfast, Harbor Music Series, Wyland Art Lessons in the Wild, Sailing and Stand-Up Paddling Clinic, Kids Fishing Clinic and Trip, sand sculpting contest, Whale's Tale Tallship Sailing Adventure, Doheny State Beach's Mobile Marine Mammal Museum, and much more. 

EVENT DATE : March 4, 3:00PM - March 4, 5:00PM
SOKA Performing Arts Center, Aliso Viejo

The Grammy-winning group's inventive, critically-acclaimed transcriptions of concert masterworks provide a fresh look at classical music, and their interpretations of contemporary works continually break new ground. The program features a range of genres, including a new work by Pat Metheny, "Road to the Sun," commissioned for the LAGQ by a consortium of presenters, including Soka University of America. SOKA.edu/pac

EVENT DATE : 7 - 11
Newport Beach Country Club

The Toshiba Classic, now in its 23rd year, is back and marks Hoag Hospital's 20th anniversary as host, manager and beneficiary of the golf tournament, which this year is the Mary and Dick Allen Diabetes Center and other Hoag programs. In addition to Fred Couples, John Daly and defending champion Jay Haas, 80 players are expected to compete. ToshibaClassic.com

EVENT DATE : March 9, 8:00PM - March 9, 10:00PM
Renée and Henry Segerstrom 
Concert Hall

The Philharmonic Society of Orange County presents, through the Elizabeth and Henry Segerstrom Select Series, the Academy of St Martin in the Fields with Joshua Bell, one of the most celebrated violinists of his time. Bell was appointed Music Director of the Academy in 2011. The pre-concert lecture will be presented by Classical KUSC's Brian Lauritzen at 7 p.m. PhilharmonicSociety.org

EVENT DATE : Mar 13 - Apr 2
Hotel Irvine

Fans can experience every buzzer beater and Cinderella story from the first tip to the Final Four at Red Bar and Lounge at Hotel Irvine. It is your home away from home for NCAA March Madness. You can catch up to six games at once on the 10-foot TV and enjoy $4 bottled beers during every game. HotelIrvine.com

EVENT DATE : March 14, 7:30PM - March 14, 9:30PM
Musco Center for the Arts

Buddy Guy, seven-time Grammy Award winner, Kennedy Center and National Medal of Arts honoree and inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, is forever an icon of Chicago blues. You will see a peerless blues guitar master at work. MuscoCenter.org

EVENT DATE : 15, 16 ,17
Renée and Henry Segerstrom 
Concert Hall

Renowned violin and viola virtuoso Pinchas Zukerman will perform two popular classical works with the Pacific Symphony–"Violin Concerto No. 1" by Bruch and "Pictures at an Exhibition" by Mussorgsky/Ravel. His musical genius, prodigious technique and unwavering artistic standards are a marvel to audiences and critics. PacificSymphony.org

EVENT DATE : March 18, 6:00AM - March 18, 11:00AM
Fashion Island

With 12 road racing events, from a Family Walk and Toddler Trot to the competitive 10K, there are events for everyone from toddlers to grandparents. There is even a  Dog Mile and Dog Expo! Medals and prizes await! NMSpiritRun.org

EVENT DATE : March 24, 11:00AM - March 24, 3:00PM
Downtown San Juan Capistrano

The 60th Annual Swallows Day Parade and Mercado Street Fair is a fun family event celebrating the annual return of the swallows. The parade is presented by the San Juan Capistrano Fiesta Association and is one of the nation's largest non-motorized parades. Arrive early, as most street closures are in effect by 10 a.m. Parade starts at 11 a.m. SwallowsParade.com24 29 - 31CHOC FolliesOrange Coast College’s Robert B. Moore Theatre