Sunday's Calendar

December 31, 2011


Tour d'Orange

Classic and vintage car lovers will stage the ninth annual Tour d'Orange, a two-hour cruise of Orange County's best two-lane roads. The event leaves from the corner of Red Hill and Fischer avenues in Costa Mesa and ends at the In-N-Out Burger at The District in Tustin. Arrive by 8 a.m. Maps will be given out to drivers at 8:45 a.m. with a scheduled 9 a.m. departure.

XL NYE, Day 2

Costa Mesa-based Sutra rings in the New Year in style with a special show, featuring the biggest names in electronic music. Tiësto, Porter Robinson and other acts perform on New Year's day at the Observatory, 3503 S. Harbor Blvd., Santa Ana. General admission and VIP tickets are available by call (949) 777-3010. For more information, visit



'Stuffed and Unstrung'

Henson Alternative presents "Stuffed and Unstrung," a comedy puppet show for adults, at the Irvine Barclay Theatre, 4242 Campus Drive, Irvine. For ticket information and showtimes, call (949) 854-4646 or go to

'White Christmas'

The classic holiday film "White Christmas" comes to the stage at Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Segerstrom Hall. Tickets start at $20. For showtimes and more information, visit

'White Christmas' Meal

In honor of the Broadway musical "White Christmas" at neighboring Segerstrom Hall at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Leatherby's Cafe Rouge is serving a special three-course "White Christmas" menu, with choices in each course. The cost is $39 or $54, with wine pairings. For more information, call (714) 429-7640.


Pop-up Gallery

A free and public exhibit, "On Display in Orange County: Modern and Contemporary Sculpture," will be displayed on the penthouse level at South Coast Plaza, 3333 Bristol St.


Canoe Under Holiday Lights

Enjoy outrigger canoeing for all ages and skill levels around Balboa islands under the glow of holiday lights decking out the watercraft and homes competing in the 103rd annual Boat Parade. Participants go out crowd-free on a non-boat parade day. Cost is $35 per person. Corporate and private holiday party paddles are available upon request. Meet at Newport Aquatic Center, 1 Whitecliffs Drive, Newport Beach. For more information, call (949-646-7725) or visit http://www.newportaquatic


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