Latest Orange County Great Park Corporation Stories

2011-08-16 13:47:00

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- It's all about jazz this weekend as the Great Park Flights and Sounds Summer Festival features San Francisco based artists Shotgun Wedding Quintet and Jazz Mafia.

2011-08-10 11:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Country rock legend Lucinda Williams will headline the Great Park Flights & Sounds Summer Festival on Saturday, August 13. Louisiana-born singer/songwriter Williams started out singing blues music.

2011-05-19 18:43:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Orange County Great Park announced today that the world-renowned New Orleans Preservation Hall Jazz Band and fourteen-time Grammy nominated Lucinda Williams will headline the upcoming 2011 Flights & Sounds Summer Festival.

2011-05-12 16:11:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Orange County Great Park leaders and local area farmers gathered at the Great Park Farm and Food Lab today to announce reaching the milestone of donating more than one million pounds of fresh, locally-grown fruits and vegetables to the Second Harvest Food Bank and Orange County Food Bank.

2011-05-06 10:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Orange County's urban oasis took a huge step forward this week when the last of fifty-four full-size Canary Island Date Palms were seated at the Orange Country Great Park's new Palm Court Arts Complex.

2011-04-29 16:28:00

IRVINE, Calif., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Orange County's diverse population could be taken for granted, if you don't know the past of struggle and conflict that brought us to a present where more than 40% of county residents speak a language other than English in their homes.

2011-03-28 12:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Orange County Great Park has announced an online "open artist call" seeking public artists from all creative arenas to apply for the first Great Park Artist-in-Residence Program.

2011-02-17 19:53:00

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Orange County Great Park Corporation Board today elected fellow director Beth Krom to serve as Chair of the Great Park Board.

2011-01-13 20:26:00

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether your piano talents are closer to Chopin or Chopsticks, the Great Park wants to know: OC, Can You Play? Come play the piano and participate in a public arts happening at the Orange County Great Park, presented by the Pacific Symphony Orchestra.

2010-11-19 17:45:00

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Astronaut Buzz Aldrin once rocketed to the moon, and will now be featured rocketing along the runways at the Orange County Great Park when Top Gear makes its American debut on History channel, Sunday, November 21st at 10:00 p.m. (7 p.m.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.