One of the major cities in Orange County, California, Brea is home to not only a large and diverse population, but also a community calendar full of events that boast local amenities and provide endless entertainment for the whole family. Each year, Brea residents host a wide range of community festivities, from music festivals and concerts to seasonal boutiques. Check out some of the many annual events that Brea offers!
Brea’s first boutique of the season, their Spring Boutique, occurs every March at the Brea Community Center. Find unique, seasonal items from over 250 local vendors, and help give back to the Community Center’s youth and family programs!
Consider yourself a country music fan? Check out Brea’s own country music festival, Brea Bonanza Days. With headliners like Truxton Mile, Jacob Bryant, and Coffey Anderson, this year’s festival takes place over May 19-21 in Brea Downtown. Take the family out for some live country music, dance lessons, and fun family games!
For local foodies, don’t miss the annual Taste of Brea on May 25th. For just $25 for adults and $10 for kids, visitors can join thousands of fellow residents in taste-testing food from the top local restaurants. Indulge in local treats and beverages as you enjoy the sounds of the band Cold Duck, as well as live music by a local DJ. This event is a favorite with Brea residents and we know it will be a favorite of yours as well. Make sure you come hungry!
In June, take the whole family out to see the Father’s Day Cruisin’ Brea Classic Car Show. Register your classic car or just enjoy the live entertainment and unique vendors as you walk around the car show from 10am-4pm. And don’t forget to bring a can of food to donate to the Orange County Food Bank!
And of course, make sure you catch the July 4th County Fair at City Hall Park. This all-day, free-admission event provides live music and entertainment, an annual parade, amusing games and tasty foods, and even the option to go swimming. Check out last year’s schedule of events to see what to expect from this year’s festivities!
Over several warm summer nights, you will find free admission to view entertaining family films or live concerts in the park. All events offer free entertainment and local concessions for an inexpensive price!
Presented by The Cause Community Church, Brea offers Kidz Block Party, a fun, safe alternative to Halloween festivities. Take the kids for a night of Halloween game booths, pony rides, face painting, and of course, lots of free candy! Spend a night out with the family for guaranteed Halloween fun in Brea’s downtown.
Visit the Nutcracker Craft Boutique in November at the Brea Community Center. Brea’s fall/winter boutique offers hand-made gifts and holiday decorations. At just $2 for admission with proceeds benefiting youth and family programs, enjoy walking through the boutique and seeing the local crafts and collectibles sold by fellow Brea residents.
Celebrate the holidays with Brea this year as the Brea community comes together for the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on December 7th! Come ready for holiday cheer as you watch the tree light up and see your children’s smiling faces when they visit with Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus. Snack on holiday cookies and hot chocolate as you listen to live Christmas music at the Civic and Cultural Center.
Don’t miss out on any of the events the vibrant community of Brea has to offer. Located in North Orange County, the city of Brea is perfectly located just 33 miles southeast of Los Angeles, 25 miles from the beach, and is surrounded by other major cities of Orange County. Brea is known for its great school system and welcoming community atmosphere. The agents at RE/MAX Legacy know the ins and outs of Brea real estate, and are happy to provide any information about the area that you might have. Let us find your dream home in Brea, California. Give us a call today!
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