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If you live in or are you planning a visit to Orange County in September and are looking for things to see and do there, then please check out our September Orange County Calendar of Events, courtesy of our colleagues at First American Title:

International Street Fair | Aug 30-Sept 1 - Fri 5-10pm, Sat & Sun 10am-10pm | Orange Plaza

International foods, crafts, folk dancing and music. Many different ethnic foods and costume. The Street Fair has become known for the variety of food reflecting cuisine from around the world. They provide food, drink, entertainment and crafts. For more information: 714-633-4816 | www.orangestreetfair.org

Handmade Craft Fair | Aug 31-Sept 1 - Sat 3-7pm, Sun 9am-5pm | 11062 Los Alamitos Blvd.

“Sip N Shop” Enjoy a glass of wine for a $2 donation. For more information: 562-889-2434 | www.losalamitosmuseum.org

The Great Labor Day Cruise | Aug 31-Sept 1 - Sat 8am-5pm, Sun 8am-4pm | OC Fairgrounds, Costa Mesa

One of the largest and longest running events in the nation and one of a few that can offer non-stop cruising around a 1.25 mile cruise route set up at the 150 acre venue. Open to Pre ’87 American Made Vehicles, Pre 1974, VW’s of any model and Late Model Mustangs, Camaros and Challengers. For more information: 702-534-0294 | www.thelabordaycruise.org

Civil War Days | Aug 31-Sept 1 from 10am-5pm | Huntington Central Park

Living history events like Civil War Days allow people to experience vivid recreations of life in our past in ways that would not otherwise be possible. For more information: 714-425-2634 | www.hbhistory.org/civilwar

Knott’s Berry Farm Labor Day Sunday Fireworks | Sept 1 at 9:30pm | 8039 Beach Boulevard, Buena Park

Experience Ghost Town Alive! complete with bandits, cowboys, robberies, judges, a good ol’ western hoedown, and much more! Guests can visit the beloved town of Calico and experience an authentic western adventure by becoming a star in this summer’s story of the Wild West. For more information: 714-220-5200 | www.knotts.com

Red Cross Blood Drive | Sept 6 at 2pm | King of Kings, Garden Grove

A little of your time (30-60 minutes) could mean a lifetime for another – one pint of blood can save up to three lives! For more information: www.redcrossblood.org

Tall Ships Festival | Sept 6-8 | Dana Point Harbor / Ocean Institute

The festival features a spectacular array of family-fun activities including live music, art shows and a variety of tasty food. Interactive living-history encampments including blacksmiths, scrimshaw artists, and the infamous Port Royal Privateers are sure to entertain and amaze guests of all ages. For more information: www.tallshipsfestival.com

Honor a Hero | Sept 7 from 5:30-7pm | Elks Lodge, Santa Ana

Honoring Local Hero Angie Kardashian for her 9/11 work. The Exchange Club of Tustin and Sterling Collision Center will also be honoring two First Responders of Tustin. The event will conclude with Sterling Collision Center, Joe Kazemi Owner, Awarding a Local Veteran with a Brand New Car. For more information: www.exchangecluboftustin.org

Marines Car Wash | Sept 7 from 10am-2pm | Plaza De La Paz Center, Laguna Niguel

Help support our troops. Donations accepted. For more information: 949-362-4300 | www.cityoflagunaniguel.org

Orange County Craft Beer Festival | Sept 7 from 12-7pm | Oak Canyon Park, Silverado

This year there will be over 100 breweries serving over 160 craft & import beers plus awesome food, live entertainment, beer seminars, all at the best location in Orange County. For more information: www.ocbrewhaha.com

Huntington Beach Oktoberfest | Sept 8-Nov 3 | Old World Festival Hall

Every Wed through Sun. Sample Imported German Beers, Bratwurst, Rotisserie Chicken, Hamburgers, Pork Sandwiches, Strudel, Pretzels & more. Beer Drinking & Stein Holding Contests, and the Chicken Dance! Wednesday through Saturday are adult nights & Sunday’s are family day. For more information: 714-696-TAP1 | www.oldworld.ws

La Habra Movie in the Park | Sept 13 from 6-8pm | Our Lady of Guadalupe Church

Tonight’s movie is “Despicable Me 3.” Bring your blankets and chairs out to enjoy a fun family movie! Snacks will be available for purchase. For more information: www.lahabracity.com

Honor the Valor | Sept 13 from 6-10pm | Dana Hills High School, Dana Point

This year, 50 Veterans will be honored. In doing so, each member of the DHHS Football Team will be wearing a camouflage jersey with their respective Veteran’s name on the back. At the conclusion of the game, each Veteran’s name and branch of service will be announced as they line up on the field and are presented with their game day jersey. For more information: www.dhfootball.com

Crab Feast and Auction Under the Stars | Sept 14 from 6-10pm | Fullerton Family YMCA: 2000 Youth Way

Dinner, music, dancing, and silent & live auctions throughout the evening. Money raised from the annual Crab Feast and Auction Under the Stars is used to support YMCA programming for under-served children and families in the community. For more information: 714-879-9622 | https://www.ymcaoc.org/charity-events/

Art & Craft Festival | Sept 14 from 2-6pm | Art & Craft Festival, Laguna Hills

Support your local artists. Featuring the best in handmade jewelry, artwork, home decor, pottery and live entertainment. For more information: 949-542-6016 | www.lagunahillschamber.com

Fiestas Patrias Festival and Parade | Sept 14-15 from 12-10pm | Downtown Santa Ana

This annual tradition celebrates Santa Ana's vibrant Mexican culture with a parade, beer garden, performers each night, delicious food, vendors, interactive activities, and exciting carnival rides for children of all ages. For more information: 714-571-4227 | www.santa-ana.org/events

Jaws on the Plaza | Sept 20 at 7:30pm | Fullerton, Downtown Plaza

Grab a beach chair and enjoy the movie that started shark-mania, Jaws. Shark Trivia starts at 7:30pm and the free outdoor movie starts at 8pm. Beer, wine, soft drinks, and movie snacks will be available for purchase. For more information: 714-738-6545 | www.cityoffullerton.com

The Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft Show | Sept 20-22 from 10am-5pm | OC Fair & Event Center

American handmade creations, live entertainment, a Kidzone, specialty foods, prizes, demonstrations, and more. For more information: 925-392-7300 | www.harvestfestival.com/costa-mesa

St. NorbertFest | Sept 20-22 | St. Norbert Catholic Church, Orange

There will be great food, fun and games such as Sumo Mania, bingo, raffles, exciting rides and awesome entertainment. For more information: www.stnorbertchurch.org

Anaheim Craft and Vintage Fair | Sept 21 from 9am-4pm | Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church: 995 N. West St.

Local crafters and artists, No multi-level marketing vendors, Food sale including Eastern European, favorites, homemade jam & bake sale, Church talks at 11am & 2pm. For more information: 714-533-6292 | www.annunciationbyzantine.org

J.F. Shea Therapeutic Riding Center Annual BBQ and Family Faire | Sept 21 at 4pm | 26284 Oso Road, San Juan Capistrano

Traditional family barbecue in a casual setting featuring live country western entertainment, activities for children, live and silent auctions and riding demonstrations throughout the evening. All proceeds benefit the programs of the J.F. Shea Therapeutic Riding Center. For more information: 949-240-8441 | www.sheacenter.org

Caribbean Nights | Sept 21 from 6-9pm | Lago Santa Margarita Beach Club

Live music, friends, neighbors and great Caribbean style food! Enjoy craft beers, select wines and tropical cocktails as you watch a traditional fire dancing show and Caribbean dancing. Try your chance at winning prizes. For more information: 949-709-0013 | www.samlarc.org

Toast to the Casa 2019: The Enchanted Garden | Sept 21 from 5:30-10pm | Casa Romantica, San Clemente

Support access to the arts, history and education! Event includes multiple stages with live entertainment, eclectic food and beverage fare, exciting prizes and auction items, & a flawless patron experience with valet parking, ample seating and white glove service. For more information: 949-498-2139 | www.casaromantica.org

Surf City 10 Miler/10K/5K | Sept 21 at 6:30pm | Huntington Beach Pier

The spectacular 10K is long enough to challenge your endurance yet is the perfect distance for achieving a PR. The Flat Fast course along California’s famous Pacific Coast Highway is perfect for a leisurely 5K jog. For more information: www.motivrunning.com/surf-city-10miler

Yorba Linda Movie in the Park | Sept 21 | Dusk / Hurless Barton Park

Join us to watch “Wonder Park” on our 20ft inflatable movie screen. Seating is available on the grass so bring a blanket or low lawn chair. For more information: www.yorbalindaca.gov

Viking Festival | Sept 21-22 - Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 10am-6pm | 2006 E. Vista Way, Vista

Meet the Norse Gods and Viking Folk at the Living History Viking Village and Marketplace. Two stages of Live Music and Entertainment. Exotic food and drink. Brew Master’s Beers and Mead Garden. Axe throwing, KidZone, Live Viking Combat, Norway Heritage Hall, Games & Competitions. For more information: www.VistaVikingFestival.com

Dozynki Harvest Festival | Sept 21-22 | Pope John Paul II Polish Center, Yorba Linda

Celebrating Polish culture with food, music dancing and exhibits. Dozynki is a celebration of thanksgiving after a bountiful harvest that dates back to 16th century Poland. For more information: www.polishcenter.org

Dana Point Lantern District Car & Motorcycle Show | Sept 22 from 10am-3pm | Dana Point Lantern District

Hundreds of custom and classic cars, a motorcycle display, awards, great entertainment, food and more! For more information: www.danapointchamber.com

Ohana Festival | Sept 27-29 | Doheny State Beach, Dana Point

In addition to offering a full day in the sun with a diverse music lineup, Ohana will donate a portion of proceeds to the San Onofre Parks Foundation. For more information: www.ohanafest.com

Cruisin’ For A Cure Car Show | Sept 28 from 6am-4pm | OC Fair & Expo Center, Costa Mesa

The world’s largest one-day charity car show with over 3,500 vehicles on display and over 200 vendors and exhibitors. They get to cruise for 1.5 miles and/or park and just display their vehicles. Live music, food and vendors. For more information: 949-353-7353 | www.cruisinforacure.com

San Juan Capistrano Greek Festival | Sept 28-29 - Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 12-9pm | SJC Community Center

Authentic Greek food and pastries, Greek music and dancing, shopping at the Greek bazaar, kid friendly activities and exhibits featuring Byzantine icons and Greek costumes. For more information: 949-542-3445 | www.sjcgreekfest.org

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