Orange County Events


April 24 - May 1: The Newport Beach Film Festival will showcase more than 350 films from around the world, including several from Great Britain, offering an ambitious and international selection of features, shorts, documentaries and animation that will compete for both Jury and Audience awards. (949) 253 2880 • www.newportbeachfilmfest.com
Monday, April 28: Brit Night at Chaparosa Grill location: ‘The District’/Tustin Legacy. Roast Beef & Yorkshire Pudding, Sticky Toffee Pudding. Please call for reservations. (714) 259 9888 • www.chaparosagrill.com
Thursday, May 1: BABC Orange County 18th Annual Golf Tournament & Challenge Cup at Tustin Ranch Golf Club. (949) 472-2221 • www.babcoc.org
Friday, May 2: BBC Jazz Band Evening at Olde Ship, Santa Ana
(714) 871 7447 • www.theoldeship.com
Saturday, May 3: Daytime: British Scooter Show & Rally at Olde Ship, Fullerton
Evening: Paperback Writer Beatles Band at Olde Ship, Santa Ana
Sunday, May 4: Daytime: Santa Ana MG Car Show at Olde Ship, Santa Ana
Afternoon: Santa Ana MG Car Show at Olde Ship, Santa Ana
Afternoon Tea sponsored by South Coast Plaza: In celebration of BritWeek, South Coast Plaza stores and boutiques invite you to an Afternoon Tea at the Jewel Court on Sunday May 4th. This event is by invitation only to clientele of Jimmy Choo, Jo Malone, Molton Brown, John Lobb, Sassoon Salon, Burberry, Ted Baker and BABC members. During this event the winners of the $1,000 Shopping Spree and Hilton Costa Mesa Hotel Weekend Stay will be drawn. Click here for a video about the event.
Monday, May 5: Pub Quiz Night at Olde Ship, Santa Ana
Thursday, May 8: Evening: Benjamin Chadwick & Guest at Olde Ship, Santa Ana
Friday, May 9: BBC Jazz Band Evening at Olde Ship, Santa Ana
Saturday, May 10: Evening: British Invasion Band at Olde Ship, Santa Ana
Sunday, May 11: Queen Mum for the Day at Hilton Costa Mesa. Treat your 'mum' like a Queen this Mother's Day. Click here for reservations.
May 17: Taking Steps - A British Farce Comedy by Alan Ayckbourn at the South Coast Repertory Theatre. (714) 708 5500 • www.scr.org
Special price for BABC members: $36 includes pre-event champagne & hors d'oeuvres reception from 6:45 - 7:45 PM. To make reservations and purchase tickets, please contact Jennifer Kahler at 714-708-5569 or jenniferk@scr.org by 5 pm on Wednesday, May 7th.