People tend to check in during these times:
The Orange County Great Park, with its 1,347-acre master plan, is the focal point of the redevelopment of the publicly-owned portion of the 4,700-acre former Marine Corps Air Station, El Toro.
The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon will be held at the Great Park October 3-6 and 10-13. Come check out this national event!
PSA: Rides will no longer be free beginning 4 April 2013. Balloon flights will cost $10 for adults and $5 for children age 6-16. Carousel rides will cost $2. Expect shorter queues as a result.
Visit the Farmers Market on Sundays from 10 am - 2pm. Bring the whole family! over 60 vendors & food trucks. yummy! :)
You've gotta go to the movie on the lawn events.
Check out the Powerful Ideas Symposium with speaker topics including Reinventing Energy Efficiency, Advanced Meters, Green Solutions and more! Visit the-XPO.org for a schedule!
Free use of soccer balls, frisbees, American footballs (similar to rugby but softer;)
OC Farmers' Market every Sunday 10-2. Lots of vendors and food trucks.
Arrive early and check in as soon as you get here if you want to ride on the balloon. Also- the don't fly in strong winds so you are more likely to ride if you go in the morning.
Fly on the Great Park Balloon!
Skate on the Great Skate Ice Rink
orange county is good area in California all places is well.
Best restrooms in Palm Court Arts Complex
Thanks for the great debacle Larry Agran! He just wanted kill the airport on his no growth slate in our little community of 250,000 people! Get real. Enjoy the dirt lot with an orange balloon in it
The balloon is free year around! Summer is when the lines are longest, but bring dinner and set up a picnic while you wait. The 400 foot view is worth it!
Call ahead to see about the balloon schedule.
Free classic music concerts
The parks name says it all.
Donate a can. Help feed the needy. Get a free treat bag. And good karma
The free garden workshops this year will be awesome.
Final weekend of Flights & Sounds Summer Festival kicks off tonight with BlackMahal! Tomorrow is the Preservation Hall Jazz Band straight out of New Orleans.
Great Park features Friday Night dancing, Saturday Night Concerts in the Park. The summer series is promising to be filled with great entertainment here. Remember to visit the Farmer's Market Weekend
The balloon and carousel are closed on windy days.