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City of Irvine
Public Information Office

1 Civic Center Plaza
Irvine, CA 92606



Public Information Office

Expanded Kids Playground to Open at the Orange County Great Park

A new playground is opening to the public at the Orange County Great Park on Saturday, November 16, next to the Visitors Center.

The community is invited to join the City of Irvine and FivePoint in celebrating the grand opening of the expanded kids play area from 9 to 11 a.m. opening day, Saturday, November 16. Mayor Christina L. Shea, Councilmember and Great Park Board Chair Farrah N. Khan, and FivePoint COO Lynn Jochim will speak and officially open the playground with a ribbon-cutting at 9:15 a.m. No RSVP is required for this free public event, which will include kid-friendly activities and refreshments such as coffee, donuts, cocoa, juices, and water provided by FivePoint.

The Great Park’s new playground is adjacent to the Great Park Visitors Center. It includes climbing structures, a sand play area, seating areas, a music meadow, zip lining, bike racks, shade structures, and more.

The Orange County Great Park is located at 8000 Great Park Blvd., in Irvine. For more information, call 949-724-6247.