It may be warm again this weekend, but there’s plenty to do around South Orange County.

Friday, July 14

Adult Coloring Club

10 a.m. Bring out your inner artist during the Dana Point Library’s adult coloring club. The class occurs every Friday 10 a.m.-noon. 33841 Niguel Road, Dana Point. 949.496.5517.

Mission Art Walk

11 a.m. A docent-guided tour highlighting the art collection of rare paintings related to the Mission’s history. 26801 Ortega Highway, San Juan Capistrano. 949.234.1300. www.missionsjc.com.

Orange County Wine Cruise

6:30 p.m. Join Dana Wharf for a 90-minute evening cruise aboard the luxury catamaran. The cruises run Friday and Sunday evenings. Tickets are $49. Dana Wharf Sportfishing and Whale Watching. 34675 Street of the Golden Lantern, Dana Point. 949.496.5794. www.danawharf.com.

Live Music: Cali Sol

7-10:30 p.m. Listen to music from Cali Sol at Iva Lee’s. 555 N. El Camino Real, San Clemente. 949.361.2855. www.ivalees.com.

Live Music: Olivia Rohde

7:30-10:30 p.m. Listen to Olivia Rohde perform live. Barnoa Wine Bar. 931 Via Suerte #106, San Clemente. 949.388.4378. www.barnoawinebar.com.

Live Theater: ‘Robin Hood’

7:30 p.m. The Camino Real Playhouse brings the legendary adventures of Robin Hood to life at San Juan Capistrano’s Historic Town Center Park. Watch as the story’s beloved characters fight to stop the evil Prince John and the nefarious Sheriff of Nottingham. See Maid Marian capture Robin’s heart as the history of England comes to San Juan Capistrano. Attendees will be treated to sword fights and an archery contest. The show runs each weekend through July 30. Tickets are $15. Historic Town Center Park. 31776 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano. 949.489.8082. www.caminorealplayhouse.org.

Live Theater: ‘Hairspray’

7:30 p.m. Heroine Tracy Turnblad twists her way into Baltimore’s stardom while fighting for integration on a local TV show. The show is held at various times until July 30. Tickets range in price depending on seat. The Laguna Playhouse. 606 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. 949.497.2787. www.lagunaplayhouse.com.

Summer of Theatre Big Band 2017

7:30-9:30 p.m. Joey Sellers and the Saddleback Big Band will featured Shep Shephered. There’s free admission. Saddleback College. 28000 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo. 949.582.4500. www.saddleback.edu.

 

Saturday, July 15

41st Annual San Clemente Ocean Festival

It’s time once against for “The Greatest Show on Surf.” Throughout the weekend, athletes will compete in intense ocean-based and lifeguard competitions, including the one-mile swim, standup paddle board races, the Dory Boat races and more. There’s also fun for the whole family north of the San Clemente Pier at the Youth Pavilion. San Clemente Pier. www.oceanfestival.org.

Elks North Beach Flea Market

8 a.m.-2 p.m. The San Clemente Elks Lodge #2068 will hold a flea market. It’s open to the public and the admission is free. The market is held in the rear parking lot on Calle de Los Molinos. 1505 N. El Camino Real.

A Walk through History

9 a.m. The walk focuses on Dana Point’s history. It’s designed to introduce participants to the main historical periods. The walk occurs the third Saturday of the month and begins at the Dana Point Natural Interpretive Center. 34558 Scenic Drive, Dana Point. RSVP to dpnaturalresources@danapoint.org or call 949.248.3527.

Healthy Plants: Fertilizing & Water

9 a.m. Learn about keeping plants healthy all summer long by learning how to appropriately fertilize and water them. The class is free and doesn’t require registration. Armstrong Garden Center. 32382 Del Obispo Street, San Juan Capistrano. 949.661.6666. www.armstronggarden.com.

Design Basics for Small Spaces with Mike Evans

9:30 a.m. Mike Evans will lead a workshop on outdoor space and how it’s an expansion of people’s personalities and how it can be molded to fit any lifestyle. Tree of Life Nursery. 33201 Ortega Highway, San Juan Capistrano. 949.728.0685. www.californianativeplants.com.

Smart Gardening 101: UCCE Food Preservers: Fermentation
9:30-11 a.m. Learn about the fermentation process during a free class during the 2017 Smart Gardening 101 Series with Goin’ Native Therapeutic Gardens and the University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) Master Gardeners. Reata Park and Event Center. 28632 Ortega Hwy., San Juan Capistrano. 949.606.6704. www.goinnative.net.

Quick Pickling Workshop

10 a.m. Learn basic homesteading techniques for quick veggie pickling using herbs, spices and a simple homemade brine. Subjects the class will discuss include materials and techniques, choosing which veggies to pickle, ingredients and recipes as well as step-by-step instructions. The class is two hours and open to any age. The price is $40 for non-members and $30 for members. The Ecology Center. 32701 Alipaz Street, San Juan Capistrano. 949.443.4223. www.theecologycenter.org.

Christmas in July Food Drive

12-4 p.m. Help the Capistrano Eagles M.C. support Father Serra’s Pantry. Non-perishable canned food items including fruits, vegetables, soups, meats, fish, poultry, pasta, beans, etc. and personal hygiene products are needed. The items will benefit local families. There will be a drive-up/drop-off at the rear of the Swallow’s Inn parking lot. 31786 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano.

Live Theater: ‘Hairspray’

2 p.m. Heroine Tracy Turnblad twists her way into Baltimore’s stardom while fighting for integration on a local TV show. The show is held at various times until July 30. Tickets range in price depending on seat. The Laguna Playhouse. 606 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. 949.497.2787. www.lagunaplayhouse.com.

Saturday’s at the Swallow’s Inn

2:30-11:30 p.m. Live music and food from Lisa’s Kitchen every Saturday at The Swallow’s Inn. Two new bands perform every week. 31786 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano. 949.493.3188. www.swallowsinn.com.

Live Music: The Bayou Brothers

7-10:30 p.m. Listen to music from The Bayou Brothers at Iva Lee’s. 555 N. El Camino Real, San Clemente. 949.361.2855. www.ivalees.com.

Live Music: Casey and Lakanni

7:30-10:30 p.m. Listen to Casey and Lakanni perform live. Barnoa Wine Bar. 931 Via Suerte #106, San Clemente. 949.388.4378. www.barnoawinebar.com.

Theater in the Park: ‘Robin Hood’

7:30 p.m. The Camino Real Playhouse brings the legendary adventures of Robin Hood to life at San Juan Capistrano’s Historic Town Center Park. Watch as the story’s beloved characters fight to stop the evil Prince John and the nefarious Sheriff of Nottingham. See Maid Marian capture Robin’s heart as the history of England comes to San Juan Capistrano. Attendees will be treated to sword fights and an archery contest. The show runs each weekend through July 30. Tickets are $15. Historic Town Center Park. 31776 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano. 949.489.8082. www.caminorealplayhouse.org.

Lass Your Aff Off!

7:30-9:30 p.m. The monthly comedy show will guarantee to put a smile on your face and keep you laughing the whole evening. The show features comedians from television, radio and comedy clubs across the country. This month’s headliner is Dana Eagle. The event runs the fourth Saturday of each month. Admission is $15 and tickets can be purchased at www.comedyintheoc.com. Adele’s. 2600 Avenida Del Presidente, San Clemente. 949.481.1222. www.adelesanclementeinn.com.

Shakespeare by the Sea

7:30 p.m. Macbeth and his lady will embark on a quest to win the Scottish Throne. The performance is part of Saddleback College’s summer of theater. The performances continue on Sunday, July 16, with The Taming of the Shrew. Saddleback College. 28000 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo. 949.582.4500. www.saddleback.edu.

Live Music: Sound House

8-11 p.m. Listen to Sound House perform live. OverVue Lounge, Laguna Cliffs Marriot. 25135 Park Lantern, Dana Point. 949.661.5000. www.lagunacliffs.com.

Live Music Harbor Cruise

8-9:30 p.m. Every Saturday join Dana Wharf for a live music harbor cruise. Tickets are $25 per person, and the event is for 21 and older. Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching. 34675 Golden Lantern, Dana Point. 888.224.0603. www.danawharf.com.

Spider Night

8:15 p.m. Get your “spidey senses” tingling with Jim Ortez. He will bring some eight-legged friends and teach guests all about them. The event is part of the Doheny State Beach’s campfire programs. Doheny State Beach. 25300 Dana Point Harbor Drive. www.dohenystatebeach.org.

 Astronomy Night

8:45-10:45 p.m. Join the Reserve to catch a glimpse of the Milky Way during Astronomy Night. Guests will learn about the constellations and peer through telescopes. RSVP by July 14, spots fill quickly and it’s a first come first serve basis. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children. The event is geared for 8 years and older. The Reserve at Rancho Mission Viejo. 28811 Ortega Highway, San Juan Capistrano. 949.489.9778. www.rmvreserve.org.

 

Sunday, July 16

Guided Nature Hike

8-9:15 a.m. Join an Orange County Parks Ranger for a one-mile hike around Bell Canyon in Caspers Wilderness Park. Parking is $5, the hike is free. 33401 Ortega Highway, San Juan Capistrano. 949.923.2210. www.ocparks.com/caspers.

Bend & Brew

11:30 a.m. iHeartYoga holds a Bend & Brew session at Left Coast Brewing Company’s tasting room in San Clemente. It’s a one-hour yoga class followed by a pint of beer. Admission $10. 1245 Puerta Del Sol, San Clemente. 949.363.3152. www.iheartyoga.com.

Acoustic Sundays

Noon-3 p.m. Listen to live performances every Sunday. Stillwater Spirits and Sounds. 24701 Del Prado, Dana Point. 949.661.6003. www.danapointstillwater.com.

Live Theater: ‘Hairspray’

1 p.m. Heroine Tracy Turnblad twists her way into Baltimore’s stardom while fighting for integration on a local TV show. The show is held at various times until July 30. Tickets range in price depending on seat. The Laguna Playhouse. 606 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. 949.497.2787. www.lagunaplayhouse.com.

Dana Point Summer Concert

2:30-6 p.m. Every Sunday through July enjoy music from a variety of bands. This week’s bands are the Rio: a tribute to Duran Duran and Crimes of Passion Pat Benator Tribute. There will be food and beverages for sale. A free shuttle service will be provided from Dana Hills High School from 1-7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Sea Terrace Park. 33501 Niguel Road, Dana Point. www.danapoint.org.

Orange County Wine Cruise

5:30 p.m. Join Dana Wharf for a 90-minute evening cruise aboard the luxury catamaran. The cruises run Friday and Sunday evenings. Tickets are $49. Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching. 34675 Street of the Golden Lantern, Dana Point. 949.496.5794. www.danawharf.com.

Live Theater: ‘Robin Hood’

7:30 p.m. The Camino Real Playhouse brings the legendary adventures of Robin Hood to life at San Juan Capistrano’s Historic Town Center Park. Watch as the story’s beloved characters fight to stop the evil Prince John and the nefarious Sheriff of Nottingham. See Maid Marian capture Robin’s heart as the history of England comes to San Juan Capistrano. Attendees will be treated to sword fights and an archery contest. The show runs each weekend through July 30. Tickets are $15. Historic Town Center Park. 31776 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano. 949.489.8082. www.caminorealplayhouse.org.

Shakespeare on the Green

7:30 p.m. The Taming of the Shrew is a story about rebellious Katherina who stands in the way of her younger sister’s marriage and Petruchio is enlisted to “tame” the oldest daughter.  The performance is part of Saddleback College’s summer of theater. Saddleback College. 28000 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo. 949.582.4500. www.saddleback.edu.

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