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Things to Do in Irvine

Irvine, CA is a convenient gateway to a true Southern California vacation. Visitors can enjoy miles of hiking and biking trails, golf, shopping, international dining, festivals, music and performing arts.

Outdoors & Recreation

One of the important priorities for Irvine’s development was to create a community where business and nature co-exist in harmony. As a result, you will find beautifully manicured office parks surrounded by more than 16,500 acres of dedicated open space, parks and sports fields.


Irvine’s retail establishments, supermarkets, and farmer’s markets offer an array of both home grown and international brands, in fashion, culinary and everyday necessities.

Global Cuisine

With nearly 40% of its population being Asian, Irvine offers food enthusiasts true global cuisine, with a wide selection of restaurants showcasing delicacies from China, Taiwan, Japan, Vietnam, Korea and other distant shores.

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Great Park

Great Park is the incredible reincarnation of what was once the Marine Corps Air Station El Toro. Encompassing a total of 1,300 acres, more than 450 are currently developed and 300 acres are in planning and design.

Arts and Culture

Experience impressive performances and view inspiring artwork from the most talented artists in Irvine and all over.


Splash around WildRivers Waterpark, race the tracks at K1 Speed, design your own cake at Duff’s Cake Mix, go on wagon rides at Tanaka Farms and so much more!


Irvine’s attractions and cutting-edge landmarks are as diverse as its population. Whether you’re a thrillist, nature lover, food connoisseur or art enthusiast, Irvine’s range of activities will satisfy every craving.