Having difficulty planning a romantic date night in Orange County?Whether it’s your first date or your 50th, it’s not easy coming up with new date ideas. Both OC residents and tourists alike have a number of options available, making it the ideal place for enjoying a romantic meal watching the sunset, trying something completely new, or simply taking in the sunset on the beach.
Whale watching trips occur daily, all year round with Newport Landing. See giant blue whales, finback whales, gray whales and more, in their natural habitat on a whale watching cruise! With one the largest marine-protected parks just outside of Newport Bay, whales and dolphins of all types can be viewed as soon as you leave the bay. Newport Beach offers some of the best whale watching California has to offer!
Laguna Beach is home to many local artists and you can visit and appreciate their artwork proudly displayed during multiple summer art festivals. The Sawdust Festival includes original art made by local artists and artists who travel just to attend and showcase their artwork. The Sawdust Festival is located in Laguna Beach and it includes live music, art demonstrations, wide food and drink selections, and interactive activities for the whole family!
Pageant of the Masters is one of the many shows you can see in Laguna Beach this summer; this annual unique show brings famous and historic art pieces to life. Each year brings a new theme to this refined art show. This year’s theme is “Under the Sun” which will highlight Laguna’s very own artists and many other creators who left their studio in search of inspiration. Already in Laguna? Stay at one of our partner properties The Ritz Carlton which offers two tickets to Pageant of the Masters with a one-night stay!
Beach bonfires are an Orange County tradition and as any local knows, it doesn’t get more romantic than a crackling fire and the sound of the ocean. Many Orange County beaches, like Corona Del Mar State Beach and Bolsa Chica State Beach have fire pits available year-round. Staying by Crystal Cove? The Beachcomber offers a variety of packages for beach picnics, bonfires, s’mores kits and rental beach chairs, just in case you forget to pack your own!
Whether you’d like to learn the basics or refine your culinary prowess, OC offers a variety of culinary experiences for you and your loved one. With equipment, ingredients and in some cases, wine, classes are designed to be hands-on with an emphasis on participation, learning and fun. Choose from a wide range of workshops, including learning to make rustic pies and tarts, Italian cuisine, Thai dishes, or artisan cocktails for a date night that is good enough to eat.
The OC Fair is a summer staple for locals all across Orange County. Located conveniently in Costa Mesa, this yearly event provides food, fun and entertainment for you and your date to enjoy. Plus you can purchase tickets to see one of the many concerts at The Pacific Amphitheatre and get in free to the fair with your concert ticket. Not only does the fair offer a generous amount of fun games and rides almost anyone can enjoy, but the OC Fair offers a wide selection of food from fair classics like corn dogs and funnel cake to extreme eats such as deep-fried butter and deep-fried Oreos! Whatever fair food you choose to eat will leave you satisfied.
Let BEST-VIP Chauffeured Worldwide handle all your date night transportation needs. BEST-VIP offers luxurious sedans and limousines, that you can stock with your favorite beverages – perfect for a special date. Our trained and knowledgeable staff will help you reach your destination in comfort, safety, and style. Don’t disappoint your date by using a Ride-Hailing app to get to your destination. Instead, prove that chivalry is not dead by whisking them away with BEST-VIP’s luxury transportation to one of the many perfect date destinations Orange County has to offer!