Pumpkin Painting At The Camp

A free pumpkin painting event is happening this Tuesday at the Camp outdoor shopping center with artist Jack Knight. In this Halloween themed event you get to show your creative side with a one of a kind creation. Time: Tomorrow 6 pm to 8 pm Location: 2937 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa CA 92626 In the […]

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Share You Public Event Right Here

If you have a public event coming up in Costa Mesa and, want to share it with the readers of Costa Mesa Insider just email me details at mail@costamesainsider.com include a picture if you have one. This is a great way to reach readers right here in Costa Mesa and, the cost for this service […]

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Durty Nelly’s Comedy Night

Growing up in England i am a fan of pubs but often in the United States there are many bars but less places that have a pub like feel. Durty Nelly’s has a long history in Costa Mesa and, the Irish pub definitely has a more pub like feel where people meet to hang out […]

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Bridge Shelter Stops New Admissions

The new Bridge Shelter for the homeless in Costa Mesa on Airway Avenue has stopped new admissions for the moment as the first COVID-19 cases have been identified in the shelter. Employees and staff at the center currently get tested for COVID every Wednesday. At the moment about 36 homeless people live in the shelter […]

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Jazz Vocalist At Segerstrom Center

Jazz vocalist Veronica Swift makes her Segerstrom Center for the Arts debut with two performances November 20th at the Samueli Theater. The performance is part of the centers jazz series and, this is Veronica Swifts first appearance at the center. Veronica Swift will be performing songs from her 2021 album called This Bitter Earth along […]

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Revenue Loss Because of End Of Gun Shows

The recent ban for gun shows on state owned property just signed in to law by Governor Gavin Newsom means a loss of revenue for the OC Fair & Event Center. Over the last 25 years the gun shows which occurred several times over the year have brought in over $7 million for the fairgrounds. […]

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SDCCU OC Running Festival Coming November 5th

The SDCCU OC Running Festival is coming to the OC Fair & Event Center November 5th through November 7th. The event features a half marathon and a 5k run as well as a finish line festival. All half marathon participants will receive a pullover jacket with their race t shirt and, finishers medal. Race Times: […]

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Another Chance To Visit The Night Market

You have another chance to visit the 626 Night Market at the OC Fair & Event Center the iconic California festival returns this week. The event has over 200 vendors of crafts, food, merchandise, arts games as well as music and entertainment.  The huge festival is always popular, one note a lot of the vendors […]

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No More Gun Shows At The Fairgrounds

A new bill by State Senator Dave Min’s recently signed in to law by Governor Gavin Newsom means no more gun shows on state owned property starting January 1st 2022. The new law means gun shows that used to happen at the fairgrounds several times a year will no longer be allowed to take place. […]

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OC Japan Fair This Weekend

The 11th annual Orange County Japan Fair is this weekend at the OC Fair & Event Center. The event is a great place to learn about Japanese food and culture. The various booths as well as stages show things such as sake tasting, Origami, kimono as well as the popular Taiko show which is the […]

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