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Where to Stay

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Irvine offers 15 full and select service hotels with 3,610 rooms. The majority of the properties are located within minutes of the airport. MORE

 
2014-2015 Visitors Guide

Visitors Guide

Whether here for a business trip or a family vacation, let our free Visitors Guide be your constant companion. MORE


 

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E-Newsletter

Destination Irvine's quarterly newsletter is a great way to stay informed about Irvine, the center of Orange County. Sign up

 

Visitor Statistics & Economic Impact

The visitor industry plays an influential role in shaping Irvine's economy, attracting more than one million domestic and international travelers annually for business and leisure.

In 2013, visitors spent $522 million on accommodations, dining, arts, entertainment, recreation, shopping and transportation, this is an increase of 3 percent over 2011.

Tourism industry spending supports approximately 5,490 jobs in Irvine and is responsible for adding $193 million in wages.

In addition, the tourism industry contributes $28.7 million in local and state taxes.

As the extensive economic power of Orange County's tourism industry continues to grow, Destination Irvine helps the Irvine community prosper through its destination marketing efforts.

 

Source: Irvine Visitor Impact Report, Calendar Year 2013, a tourism economic impact study conducted by Dean Runyan Associates.


Click here for National Travel Facts courtesy of U.S. Travel Association

 


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Cars and Coffee

Starting Aug 30
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Celebration of Orange County's "Quasquicentennial."

Aug 30 – Dec 31
OC's 125th Birthday - Quasquicentennial In 1889, locals voted to separate from Los Angeles…

OC Blues Soccer

Aug 30 – Sep 6
USL PRO announced its 2014 regular season format and schedule, with each of its 14 clubs playing a 28-game regular season schedule. As the league…

Then and Now: 100 Years of Plein Air Painting

Aug 30 – Oct 2
The tradition of painting beautiful landscapes nearly died out with the onset of Modernism in the 1940s, and…

4rd Annual OC Brew Ha Ha

Sep 6
 This year's Orange County Brew Ha Ha will be even bigger and better Over 80+ Breweries Serving Over 175 Craft & Import…

Style Week Orange County

Sep 8 – Sep 21
Style Week Orange County®, the OC's biggest and original fashion week, returns this fall to Fashion Island®, Irvine Spectrum…

Knott's Scary Farm Irvine Hotel Packages

Sep 25 – Nov 1
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Irvine Global Village Festival

Sep 27
Now celebrating its 13th year, the Irvine Global Village Festival - the City's largest and most attended community event is also…