Fun Ways to Get Into the Halloween Spirit in Placentia

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Placentia is a great place to celebrate Halloween with the whole family without breaking the bank. This year consider attending one or more of the following free or cheap events in the area. On October 23, Tarbell Realtor at 18565 Yorba Linda Boulevard is holding a pumpkin patch event from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. with free pumpkins, balloon animals, … [Read more...]

The Annual Anaheim Halloween Parade Returns on the 25th

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Now in its 90th year, the Anaheim Halloween Parade is one of the oldest traditions in the city. Last year there were more than 45,000 individuals in attendance. Since it started, it has been a constant source of local pride and an impetus for community involvement. The parade includes sponsored floats and a wealth of community volunteers that add to the … [Read more...]

This is the Last Month to See the Blue Whale Migration

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Are you looking for things to do around Placentia this fall? October is the final month to see the annual “Giant Blue Whale Migration.” Through October 31, 2014, you can take a whale watching cruise off of Newport Beach for just $16 per person. Last year, throughout the course of the summer, cruisers saw more than 860 blue whales. Once upon a … [Read more...]

Take a Trip to Knott’s Scary Farm for a Spooktacular Night

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Now in its 42nd year, Scary Farm at Knott's Berry Farm is up and running for the 2014 Halloween season. Originally just a part of the Ghost Town area of the park, it quickly became so popular that it now takes over the whole theme park. This annual spectacular boasts more than 1,000 ghoulish monsters, eight crazy mazes, and 160 acres of horror that will … [Read more...]

See Amazing Artwork at the Plein Air Painting Invitational

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The annual Laguna Beach Plein Air Invitational transforms the renown seaside community and historic artist colony of Laguna Beach into a one of a kind outdoor art studio. It is intended to continue the artistic legacy in Laguna Beach and promote the art of plein air painting. Top plein air landscape painters come from all around the country to complete for … [Read more...]

Sing Your Heart Out at the House of Blues Anaheim

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Do you enjoy karaoke? Experience it like you've never experienced it before at the Anaheim House of Blues on Wednesday nights. Every Wednesday at 10:00 p.m., get the thrill of singing one of your favorite songs while you're backed by a live band. There are more than 200 song selections including classic and current hits. The event has no cover and is open to … [Read more...]

Explore Anaheim’s Beauty at Yorba Regional Park

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Yorba Regional Park is one of the top Anaheim attractions. If you're looking for a gorgeous area to get away with family and friends for the day, the 140 acre Yorba right on the mouth of Santa Ana Canyon is a great option. The park features four lakes with connecting streams, providing ideal opportunities for model boat sailing and fishing. The … [Read more...]

Quick Upgrades for a Stale Bathroom

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Are you ready to change up your bathroom for the new season? Take one or more of the following apartment decorating ideas to bring some new life into the space without breaking the bank. Hang artwork. It may seem like a funny idea to put up art in the bathroom, but it can go a long way toward making the space feel more like home. Think about … [Read more...]

Check Out El Farolito for All Your Mexican Food Cravings

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Since 1974, the family run El Farolito has been serving authentic Mexican cuisine in the heart of Orange County. There is nothing quite like genuine Mexican food to wake up your taste buds and boost your appetite. Currently El Farolito is rated number one on Trip Adviser out of more than 80 restaurants in Placentia, and it's not hard to understand why. … [Read more...]

Bored With Your Nightstand? Check Out These Makeover Ideas

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Are you growing wary of looking at your nightstand day after day? Instead of buying a new one, take one or more of the following apartment decorating ideas to give it some new life. A fresh coat of paint is one of the simplest ways to transform an old piece of furniture. Take a look at your current bedroom color scheme and consider what colors … [Read more...]