Lightspeed to Disneyland! | In the past year, Disneyland has celebrated Mickey Mouse’s 90th birthday, injected some much-needed flavor into Downtown Disney, completed Pixar Pier, and created its largest expansion yet—Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. We’ve gathered the most worthwhile experiences and new insider tips to help maximize your visit.
The Road to Gold | OC resident Meg Gill is the co-founder and president of Golden Road Brewing, the largest craft brewery in L.A. County and winner of a gold medal at the 2018 Great American Beer Festival.
Santa Ana at 150 | This month, as Santa Ana celebrates its 150th anniversary, the city’s buildings and neighborhoods tell its story.
People & Places
Opener | A scenic bike trail in Santa Ana
’Hoods | The historic core of Santa Ana is home to new and established businesses.
Perfect Getaway | Fall in love with the history of Boston.
O.C.’s Own | Local Natives singer Ryan Hanh
Trade Secrets | Orange native Kelly Galuska is a writer and producer on Netflix’s “Big Mouth.”
Culturephile | Cal State Fullerton alum Linda Emond is featured in the sci-fi thriller “Gemini Man,” which opens this month.
O.C. Events | Jonas Brothers, Pacific airshow, and more
Person of Interest | Corona del Mar teen poet Kinsale Hueston
Style & Home
Opener | Corona del Mar-based artist Deborah M. Allen’s hand-painted trays
Style Talk | Costume designer and stylist Leesa Evans on her Laguna Beach roots and clothing line with Amy Schumer
Finds | Purple is this season’s most popular color.
On The Market | A Craftsman-style home walking distance to Old Towne Orange
Rooms We Love | Decades-old Santa Ana home gets a makeover from the original owner’s grandson.
Food & Drink
Opener | The Yellow Chilli in Tustin
Pay It Forward | Favorite underrated beers in O.C.
Food Collector | Local vegan milk brands
Food News | Recent openings, including Flower Child in Newport Beach
Dining Guide | Many of our 200-plus restaurant reviews, plus two menu items to try
My O.C. | Facing a fear of ghosts led to a revelation in old San Juan Capistrano.
Rituals | How Recycled Rags and other Corona del Mar legends endure.