50th Anniversary of the OC Market Place
October 26th 2019

On October 26th, 2019 come join us for one HUGE birthday party celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the OC Market Place!!!

The day will feature:

-The Wyland Foundation will be here with various activities and to provide information on how we can conserve and help our beautiful oceans. Proceeds from the Wyland Foundation benefit Children's Hospital of Orange County.

- The Girl Scouts of Orange County will be performing on our Community Stage and educating guests on what the Girl Scouts do.  It's more than just cookies!

- The Zippers, a 60's and 70's cover band, will be performing throughout the day on our Main Stage.

- Classic cars from before 1975 will be showcased near our concert area.

- Zombie dancers will thrill the crowds with Thrill the World, a worldwide dance event celebrating Michael Jackson's "Thriller". 

- The Small Business Development Center will be here to answer questions entrepreneurs may have about setting up a new business or improving an existing one.

- We will have raffles in Hussong's Cantina along with live music on the Cantina stage.

- A photo pop up area will be displayed near Westside Grill.

- Guests can take a trip down memory lane at our Memory Wall.

- There will be a costume contest for guests that wear their best 1960's looks.

- Kids from 1-100 can enjoy our game area where they can take part in games of pool, foosball, air hockey, coloring, board games, and MORE.

We can't wait to celebrate 50 years of tradition with you at the OC Market Place where each weekend, merchants offer an eclectic range of merchandise and services; original artwork, embroidery, fresh fruits and vegetables, breads, clothes, barbecues, spas, home decor, and even on-site haircuts.  Visitors are also treated to live entertainment from local musicians, as well as a vast array of quality, freshly prepared food and beverage items sold in quick service restaurants.


  • Saturday, Oct 26th at 8:00am