Upcoming Events

Haunt at Heritage Hill Opens Friday the 13th!

What better day to celebrate the 10th annual Haunt at Heritage Hill than Friday the 13th?

Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor is One Scary Ship!

On Thursday, September 28th, Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor unveiled a spectacle of new, terrifying attractions with more monsters and scares than ever before. We received free tickets to attend opening night of Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor, and joined the thousands of brave thrill seekers for a night of screams and scares.

Top Haunt in SoCal: Reign of Terror in Thousand Oaks!

Reign of Terror made the number one spot on our list of The 10 Scariest Haunts in Southern California and we got the chance to stop by this past Friday and check out what was in store for haunt lovers this year. Can you handle the Reign of Terror?

Family Fun

Scarium of the Pacific: Kids in Costume Get in for FREE!

Scarium of the Pacific is back! Read more below or click here to enter to win a family 4-pack of tickets!

The Great Pumpkin is Coming to Irvine!

The Summer Movie Express is Back at Kaleidoscope in Mission Viejo!

Most South County schools are out for the summer, and many parents are looking for ways to keep their kids busy, stay cool, and save money. Thankfully, the annual Summer Movie Express at Kaleidoscope’s Edwards Stadium 10 in Mission Viejo is back!

Get your grub on

Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern Oktoberfest Menu

Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern (JFAT) recently released their new Oktoberfest menu that includes 3 dishes, a dessert and beer offerings!

Orange County’s First Paella Festival Is Almost Here!

We’re partnering with the Paella Wine & Beer Festival to giveaway two tickets to their OC debut! Read more to find out about the festival and how to enter for a chance to win admission for two – a $200 value. Orange County’s first ever Paella Wine & Beer Festival is coming to the Orange […]

AMG Opens Their First U.S. All-You-Can-Eat Location in Lynwood!

Disclosure: We were invited to a complimentary media tasting in order to try out a variety of offerings from this restaurant. No other compensation was given in exchange for this post. AMG recently opened their very first All-You-Can-Eat location in the United States. Located in Plaza Mexico in Lynwood, the new restaurant boasts a huge […]

Local Listening

Feed Your Soul with GOSPEL BRUNCH at House of Blues Anaheim!

(SoCal Locale was invited to attend a Gospel Brunch at the House of Blues in Anaheim for free.)

Get Your Country On This Saturday with the ShipKicker Music Festival!

This Saturday, the Queen Mary will host the ShipKicker Country Music Festival for the third time. It will be held at the Waterfront Events Park on Saturday, July 1st starting at 1 PM. Headliners include Lee Brice, Jake Parr, Daniel Bonte & the Bona Fide, and more. Take a break between performances in the beer […]

Sabroso: Craft Beer, Tacos, Music, and More! Tickets on Sale Now

The Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival is back for its 4th year, and this time they’re heading to the beach! The ultimate taco and craft beer celebration, presented by KLOS and powered by Gringo Bandito, is proud to announce an all-new location at the scenic Doheny State Beach in Dana Point on Saturday, April […]