Enjoy our events page with upcoming and past activities. We primarily list community functions in California. Check our the Historic & Research Sites page. View our Educate page to view California state standards and curriculum samples from different districts and institutions. Visit our Resources page for more details such as our list of Conferences & Events:
Orange County Historical Commission welcomes the public to its meetings. This agenda contains a listing and brief description of items to be considered. If you wish to speak on an item contained in the agenda, please inform the Commission staff. If you wish to speak on a matter that does not appear on the agenda, you may present it during the Public Comment period at the end of the meeting.
The Orange County Historical Commission is hosting its 3rd annual public event at Irvine Ranch Historic Park on Saturday April 25, 2020 from 10:00am-2:00pm. We are once again inviting Historical Societies and historically themed
organizations to host a booth at our event celebrating the farming history in Orange County.
Our event will feature antique engines and farming equipment, petting zoo, live music from the Western Music Association, photo booth, agricultural themed crafts, and tours of the park! We would love to see you there!
If you would like to participate in our event by reserving a booth, the following equipment will be provided free of charge and with no registration fee: 1 six foot table, 1 canopy, 2 chairs. If you have any questions about the event
or the equipment provided, please feel free to contact me. In order to secure your booth please contact me by March 30, 2020. You can reach me by email at
Heather.Glasgow@ocparks.com or by phone at (714) 973-6610.
OC Docent League meets at various historic locations in Orange County for in-person training. Contact OC Commissioner, Pamela Harrell firstname.lastname@example.org, for more details.
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM (lunch will be provided)
Location: Museum of Medical History, Sacramento, CA
Cost: Member Societies $30 / Non-Members $45
Space is limited, so register today! Don’t miss this opportunity to gain insight that will help strengthen your own historical organization! Click below to register online or call 909-480-3964, M-F 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Registration Deadline is October 11, 2019.
UCI Institute and Museum of California Art El Camino de Oro: A Journey to Early California
Exhibit Open Now Through January 4, 2020
September 14, 2019 – January 4, 2020
Preserve Orange County lists our statewide events. Here are some of the upcoming ones:
- Mission La Puri
The San Juan Capistrano Historical Society will be hosting, “GHOSTS & LEGENDS TOURS on Friday, October 25, and Saturday, October 26, 2019