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Special Events

The City of Irvine's Community Services Department 
hosts a variety of Special Events including
Concerts, Ceremonies, the Irvine Global Village Festival,
Pet Adoptions and more.
Please check back periodically for updates.

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Memorial Day Ceremonies
May 25 and May 26

Date & Time

Event & Link

Location & Contact

February 24
Spring Edition of Inside Irvine Mailed-Registration Begins
Includes summer camps and Leaders in Training
This issue features articles on the benefits of summer camp, plus course listings for hundreds of programs and activities for all ages and interests. Click here to view.
April 14-18
March 31-April 18
Spring Break and Intersession Camps
Choices include art, sports, teen, tennis, chess and recreation. Visit irvinecamps.org
Locations Vary
Saturday to
May 24-25
Bommer Canyon Campout - SOLD OUT; next one is in September. Register on May 12.
Bring your family, camping gear and food too cook on the grill and enjoy a night camping in Irvine's backyard. Registration required; $15 per person. Click here to sign up. 
Bommer Canyon Community Park (BCCP)
11 Bommer Canyon Road
May 25
4 p.m.
Memorial Day Ceremony
In partnership with the Northwood Memorial Committee, the ceremony will take place at the Northwood Honor and Gratitude Memorial site and features presentations from Gold Star families. Please bring lawn chairs or a blanket for seating.
Northwood Community Park (NCP)
4531 Bryan Ave.
May 26
10 a.m.
Memorial Day Ceremony
The traditional City ceremony held in the Formal Garden where guests will have the opportunity to honor a family member or friend who has died in the line of duty by writing down a brief remembrance to be posted on a memory board at the event. Cards will also be available for well-wishers to send a message of appreciation and support to members of Irvine’s adopted 2/11 Marine Battalion.
Col. Bill Barber Marine Corps Memorial Park (CBBCP)
4 Civic Center Plaza
June 7
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Studio Arts Festival
More than 100 local artists will have original works available for purchase including ceramics, textiles, painting, jewelry, glass, photography and more. Free admission and parking.
Irvine Fine Arts Center (IFAC)
14321 Yale
June 8
10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Super Pet Adoption
More than 800 homeless dogs, cats and rabbits will be available for adoption. Admission is $1; parking is free.
Irvine Animal Care Center (ACC)
6443 Oak Canyon Road
June 14
7 a.m.-noon
Parking Lot Rummage Sale
Clean out your closets, garage and underneath your bed. Any item my be sold except food, beverages or commercial items. $25 per 18'x18' space. Click here to reserve your spot.
Heritage Community Park (HCP)
Walnut & Yale Avenues
June 27
9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Senior Fitness Expo
Free event includes health screenings, nutrition information, presentations, demonstrations and more. Interested exhibitors, please call 949-724-6817.
Rancho Senior Center (RSC)
3 Ethel Coplen Way
Save the Date!
September 27
Irvine Global Village Festival
Don't miss Orange County's best multicultural festival. Live entertainment, demonstrations, food, exhibits and more. Sponsorship opportunities are available. visit irvinefestival.org   
Col. Bill Barber Community Park (CBBCP)
4 Civic Center Plaza

Click to view the Interactive Park Map (requires Flash)

For more information, Call 949-724-6600 or email

For activities at the
Orange County Great Park,
go to ocgp.org


Click here to go to the Irvine Global Village Festival main website.

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