News ReleaseCity of Irvine
Public Information Office

1 Civic Center Plaza
Irvine, CA 92606


Subject :

30th Annual Irvine Holiday Faire
Featuring holiday artwork and decorations by local artists
Contact :Public Information Office    949-724-6077

IRVINE, CA (October 23, 2012):  The Irvine Fine Arts Center is hosting its 30th annual Holiday Faire on Friday, November 2 from 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, November 3 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. More than 150 talented Orange County artisans will showcase a variety of unique handmade items for purchase, including holiday decorations, hand-blown glass, ceramics, jewelry, folk crafts, clothing and more.

The Faire features live music and a selection of delicious foods and desserts, including the ever-popular handmade, ceramic collector bowls filled with piping hot chili or baked potatoes with all the fixings.

Admission is $2 per person; children ages 12 and under are free. The Center is located at 14321 Yale Avenue, Irvine (in Heritage Park). For more information, visit or call 949-724-6880.

Since its incorporation in 1971, Irvine has become a nationally recognized city, with a population of 250,384, spans 66 square miles and is recognized as one of America’s safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine’s enviable quality of life. This family-friendly city features more than 16,000 acres of parks, sports fields and dedicated open space and is the home of the Orange County Great Park – the first great metropolitan park of the 21st century.  For more information, please visit