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Staff Picks

  • Christmas Boat Parade

    December 04

    Nothing says “Happy Holidays” quite like a parade. And nothing says “Have a SoCal Happy Holidays” like a Christmas Boat Parade! You’re here in Southern California, why not get in the spirit of things at the Newport Christmas Boat Parade. The parade runs from December 13-17, and begins at 6:30 p.m.

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  • Ice Skating for the Holidays

    November 06

    What better way to kick off the holiday season than with some ice skating? You may be in sunny Southern California, but you can still get into the spirit of the season with a trip to The Rinks.

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  • Art on the Walk

    October 02

    What better way to close out your trip to Anaheim, CA than with a little art in the sun? Now through Sunday, December 31, enjoy beauteous artwork from Southern California locals during Anaheim’s Art on the Walk.

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  • The Fest of Ales

    September 05

    There’s nothing like a fall festival, and what’s a festival without beer? The Fest of Ales is the place to be to 'cheers' it up with your vacation buddies in the heart of Downtown Anaheim.

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  • Visit the Santa Ana Zoo

    August 07

    Traveling with little ones can be tricky, but there’s something about an adorable monkey swinging from tree to tree that will immediately calm your crying toddler—and the Santa Ana Zoo is just a short 6-mile drive from the Cortona Inn & Suites.

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  • Back Down Memory Lane

    July 03

    Fine-tune your running man, tighten up your robot, find the right shoes for your moonwalk, and journey back to the ’80s. Way Back Wednesday is a great way to get your vacation started with a laugh, drinks, and a night down memory lane.

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  • Whale Watching

    June 05

    Feel the breeze run through your hair while setting sail out of Newport Harbor to catch a glimpse of blue whales, finback whales, killer whales, dolphin, seals, and an abundance of other sea creatures.

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  • 2017 OC Greek Fest

    April 24

    Opa! Celebrate Greek culture by noshing on traditional Greek fare, dancing to Greek folk music alongside performers, and strolling through tents of imported treasures at the OC Greek Fest at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church.

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  • Feeling Dapper?

    April 03

    Step out in style during Dapper Day, a semi-annual gathering at Disneyland that encourages visitors to 'dress to impress' while at the theme park.

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  • Anaheim GardenWalk Grand Celebration

    March 01

    Get your walking shoes ready! The newly redeveloped Anaheim GardenWalk will host a Grand Celebration event on March 23. The outdoor destination offers a wide variety of dining, shopping, and entertainment options, sure to interest the entire family.

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  • Love of Art | heART Crawl Experience

    February 01

    Are you taking your sweetheart on a romantic getaway? Perhaps whisking away the family on a last-minute Valentine’s Day vacation to Cortona Inn & Suites?

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  • Visit Like a Local

    January 04

    The best way to get to know an area your visiting is by visiting its local farmers market. Though Anaheim may seem like a large metropolis, it’s no different.

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