Every Saturday—Irvine Farmers Market.
Play on a playground, take a miniature train ride, and walk the grounds of the farmers market to browse or shop for healthy foods, 8 a.m. to noon. Mariners Church, corner of Bonita Canyon and Turtle Ridge Road, Irvine. https://www.ocfarmbureau.org/schedule-locations
Every Sunday—Orange County Farmers Market.
Shop for fruits, vegetables, and artisanal items 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. as you stroll through the park. Great Park, Irvine. https://www.cityofirvine.org/news-media/calendar-of-events/event/orange-county-great-park-farmers-market-55
Open daily—Irvine Great Park Kids Rock Playground.
The Kids Rock playground provides an area to play and explore, while informing children about ecology and conservation. Learn about the concepts of condensation, precipitation, accumulation, and evaporation in an area featuring misting shade structures, climbing rocks, tunnels, and pretend lakes and streams. http://www.cityofirvine.org/orange-county-great-park/current-great-park-features
June 6, 21—Little Naturalists
Register in advance for this 1-hour program for children ages 3 through 5 to learn about nature and the outdoors. Environmental Nature Center, Newport Beach. http://encenter.org/
June 11—Torch Run
Participate in this family race that allows runners to complete a portion of the run carrying an Olympic-style torch. There will be music, games, and family activities. Shoreline Aquatic Park, Long Beach. https://supportlongbeach.memorialcare.org/torchrunhome
For more events in Orange County, visit these sites:
For all events, please contact the organizer before attending for more information about registration, attendance limits, fees, parking, etc.