A little about the OC.......
Orange County is California’s premier destination for play, home to world-famous theme parks, like Disneyland. You can cover it all in OC from family fun destinations to adults only casinos and nightlife, Orange County offers just about everything.
Located in the heart of Anaheim is the Disneyland Resort. Disneyland features eight themed lands and of course classic Disney characters. Family favorite attractions and rides, live entertainment, shops, restaurants and so much more. Disney’s newest theme park, California Adventure, is inspired by the fun, diverse and inovative spirit of California with four themed lands representing California. Downtown Disney is an lively and energetic market place filled with unique, fun and beautiful shops, themed restaurants and entertainment venues such as famous House of Blues and ESPN Sports Zone.
Originally a family owned berry farm in the 1920s, Knott’s Berry Farm has “grown-up” to become one of the most popular theme parks. The park features thrill rides including the GhostRider wooden roller coaster and the high-speed Xcelerator, as well as an authentic western Ghost Town and Camp Snoopy, home of the PEANUTS gang, making it an attraction that the whole family can enjoy. Knott’s Berry Farm’s newest attractions, RipTide and Silver Bullet It also host one of Southern California's most popular Halloween events, Knotts Halloween Haunt aka: Knotts Scary Farm. Christmas time at Knotts Berry farm is transformed into Knotts Merry Farm.
In addition to theme parks, Orange County offers a variety of other sights and entertainment venues including Medieval Times, an elaborate themed “dinner tournament” featuring authentic jousting, sword fighting, equestrian routines and medieval cuisine; and the Movieland Wax Museum with more than 400 lifelike figures of famous movie and television celebrities spanning several decades of film history.
Not far from Anaheim is the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach features more than 12,000 marine animals. LEGOLAND™ California, located in Carlsbad in San Diego County, offers more than 50 rides, shows and attractions for both children and adults. Universal Studios Hollywood gives you an inside peek at the sets and secrets
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