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OC PARKS PRESENTS THE 2018 SUMMER CONCERT SERIES AND SUNSET CINEMA FILM SERIES

Celebrate the summer season with 10 Free Concerts + 14 free movie screenings at OC Parks June 16 – September 14

(Orange County, Calif.) –  The County of Orange and OC Parks are pleased to present the annual OC Parks Summer Concert Series and Sunset Cinema film series. Enjoy summer nights at the parks with free concerts and movie screenings in a family-friendly atmosphere. All events will include free parking with food and drink available for purchase. Dates and times vary per series.


OC Parks Summer Concert Series
returns with 10 free outdoor concerts Thursday evenings, June 21 – August 23 from 5 – 8 p.m. Enjoy live music with friends and family under the summer sky at Craig Regional Park, Mason Regional Park, Irvine Regional Park, Mile Square Regional Park and Bluff Park at Salt Creek Beach. 

The concert series kicks off with Donavon Frankenreiter on June 21, followed by popular local and national artists including Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Stone Soul, Flashback Heart Attack, Hollywood U2 and Topcat, The English Beat, Sweet & Tender Hooligans, The Fenians, Matt Costa, Tijuana Dogs and Family Style, with more artists still to be announced.


OC Parks Sunset Cinema
film series brings the big screen to your favorite regional parks. Fourteen free movie screenings will take place June 16 – September 14 around sunset at Carbon Canyon Regional Park, Craig Regional Park, Mason Regional Park, Irvine Regional Park, Yorba Regional Park, Laguna Niguel Regional Park, Mile Square Regional Park and Bluff Park at Salt Creek Beach. People of all ages can enjoy recent favorites and popular classics with free parking beginning at 6 p.m. and show times at approximately 8 p.m.

Saturday night films kick off on June 16 and include The Jungle Book (2016), The Lion King (1994), Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), and Honey I Shrunk the Kids (1989). Friday night films kick off on July 13 and include Trolls (2016), Ghostbusters (1984), Zootopia (2016), The Karate Kid (1984), The Secret Life of Pets (2016), A League of Their Own (1992), Coco (2017), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Moana (2016), and Jaws (1975).

“We are thrilled to bring so much entertainment to the community this summer,” said Andrew Do, Chairman of the Orange County Board of Supervisors. “These events offer family-friendly activities and an opportunity to get outside and enjoy our parks across the county.”

The OC Parks Summer Concert Series and OC Parks Sunset Cinema film series are free to attend, with free parking and open to the public of all ages. Food trucks will be serving at each location and a beer and wine garden will be available to those 21 and over. Gather friends and family and enjoy free concerts and movie screenings this summer with OC Parks.


OC Parks Summer Concert Series 

Thursday nights, 5 p.m.

Date: June 21

Concert: Donavon Frankenreiter @ Craig Regional Park

Date: June 28

Concert: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy @ Craig Regional Park


Date:
July 5
Concert:
Stone Soul @ Mason Regional Park

Date: July 12

Concert: Flashback Heart Attack @ Mason Regional Park


Date:
July 19
Concert:
The English Beat @ Irvine Regional Park 

Date: July 26

Concert: Hollywood U2 + Topcat @ Irvine Regional Park 


Date:
August 2
Concert:
Sweet & Tender Hooligans @ Mile Square Regional Park  

Date: August 9

Concert: The Fenians @ Mile Square Regional Park  


Date:
August 16

Concert: Special guest + Matt Costa @ Bluff Park at Salt Creek Beach

Date: August 23

Concert: Tijuana Dogs + Family Style @ Bluff Park at Salt Creek Beach

 

OC Parks Sunset Cinema Movie Series

Friday or Saturday nights, 6 p.m.

Date: Saturday, June 16

Movie: The Jungle Book (2016) @ Carbon Canyon Regional Park

Date: Saturday, June 23

Movie: The Lion King (1994) @ Carbon Canyon Regional Park


Date:
Saturday, June 30

Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) @ Craig Regional Park

Date: Saturday, July 7

Movie: Honey I Shrunk the Kids (1989) @ Craig Regional Park

 

Date: Friday, July 13

Movie: Trolls (2016) @ Mason Regional Park

Date: Friday, July 20

Movie: Ghostbusters (1984) @ Mason Regional Park 

 

Date: Friday, July 27

Movie: Zootopia (2016) @ Irvine Regional Park

Date: Friday, August 3

Movie: The Karate Kid (1984) @ Irvine Regional Park

 

Date: Friday, August 10

Movie: The Secret Life of Pets (2016) @ Yorba Regional Park

Date: Friday, August 17

Movie: A League of Their Own (1992) @ Yorba Regional Park


Date:
Friday, August 24

Movie: Coco (2017) @ Laguna Niguel Regional Park

Date: Friday, August 31

Movie: Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) @ Laguna Niguel Regional Park


Date:
Friday, September 7

Movie: Moana (2016) @ Bluff Park at Salt Creek Beach

Date: Friday, September 14

Movie: Jaws (1975) @ Bluff Park at Salt Creek Beach



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OC Parks manages nearly 60,000 acres of parks, historical and coastal facilities and open space for the County of Orange as part of OC Community Resources.

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