The City of Irvine hosts a variety of special events including concerts, ceremonies, festivals, pet adoptions, and more. Click the titles below to learn more about activities and programs.

Date 

Event

Location

April 1–30 Irvine Animal Care Center Virtual 5K

Irvine Animal Care Center

April 20, 8 a.m.–2 p.m. Wilderness Access Day: Earth Day

Bommer Canyon

May 26, 4 p.m. Northwood Memorial Candle Lighting Ceremony

Northwood Community Park

May 27, 10 a.m. Memorial Day Ceremony

Colonel Bill Barber Marine Corps Memorial Park

June 1, 9 a.m.–
5 p.m.
Studio Arts Festival

Irvine Fine Arts Center

June 2, 10 a.m.–
3 p.m.
Super Pet Adoption

Irvine Animal Care Center

June 21, 5:30 p.m. Super Swim Lesson

William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center

June 21, 8:15 p.m. Movies on the Lawn: Meet Me in St. Louis

Orange County Great Park

June 22, 9 a.m.–noon Irvine 2/11 Marine Adoption Committee Car Wash Fundraiser

Lakeview Senior Center

June 22, 8:15 p.m. Movies on the Lawn: The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part

Orange County Great Park

June 28, 8:15 p.m. Movies on the Lawn: The NeverEnding Story

Orange County Great Park

June 29, 8:15 p.m. Movies on the Lawn: A Dog's Way Home

Orange County Great Park

July 4, 3 p.m. Concert on the Green & Fireworks Festival

Irvine High School Stadium

July 7, 5:30 p.m. Sizzlin' Summer Concerts: Pop Gun Rerun ('80s Tribute)

Mike Ward Community Park — Woodbridge

July 12, 8:15 p.m. Movies on the Lawn: Little Giants

Orange County Great Park

July 13, 8:15 p.m. Movies on the Lawn: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

Orange County Great Park

July 14, 5:30 p.m. Sizzlin' Summer Concerts: The Suffragettes (Pop Variety)

Mike Ward Community Park — Woodbridge

July 19, 8:15 p.m. Movies on the Lawn: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Orange County Great Park

July 21, 5:30 p.m. Sizzlin' Summer Concerts: The Trip (Rocking the Decades)

Mike Ward Community Park — Woodbridge

July 28, 5:30 p.m. Sizzlin' Summer Concerts: The Country Club (Country Hits)

Mike Ward Community Park — Woodbridge

August 4, 5:30 p.m. Pacific Symphony in the Cities

Mike Ward Community Park — Woodbridge

August 11, 5:30 p.m. Sizzlin' Summer Concerts: Tijuana Dogs (Dance Party Rock)

Mike Ward Community Park — Woodbridge

August 24, 6:30 p.m. Splash-In Movie & Recreation Swim

William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center

August 30, 9 a.m.–
noon
Senior Fitness Expo

Irvine Animal Care Center