Nightlife in Rancho Santa Margarita

"Fifty Shades of Men, Cuffs 'N Collars The Show" on Saturday, December 3, at 8 p.m.

Fifty Shades of Men, Cuffs 'N Collars The Show

Xalos Nightclub

Chippendales tour alumni steam and shake their way through a high-energy show

$25 $13

Pirates Dinner Adventure for One Adult or Child (Up to 47% Off)

Pirate's Dinner Adventure

Buena Park

Guests feast while cheering for their section’s mascot as Broadway-scale, pyrotechnics-enhanced pirate show unfolds on indoor lagoon’s ship

$41.15 $28

Driftwood Festival feat. Jerrod Niemann and Rodney Atkins on Saturday, November 12, at 11 a.m.

Driftwood Festival

Doheny State Beach

Hit-makers behind “Drink to That All Night” and “Farmer’s Daughter” lead a Veteran’s Day weekend celebration full of beer and barbecue

$65 $65

Two or Four Souvenir Pint Glasses and Draft Beers at Craft Brewing Company (Up to 50% Off)

Craft Brewing Company

Lake Elsinore

Sample some of the housemade beers, such as the oatmeal and vanilla stout, in a take-home souvenir pint glass

$42 $24

MJ Live: A Michael Jackson Tribute Concert (Through August 1, 2017)

MJ Live

Stratosphere Hotel, Casino & Tower

The tribute dance show aims to match the energy and excitement of the biggest hits with a sing-along stage spectacle that’s just as huge

$60.50 $35

$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package

Online Deal

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

Stand-Up Comedy from Harland Williams, Pablo Francisco, and Other Headliners, September–December

Irvine Improv

Irvine Improv

Harland Williams, Pete Correale, Steve Byrne, and Pablo Francisco are among the national headliners you’ll recognize from film and TV

$20 $5

Brea Improv Standup-Comedy Show for Two or Four with Tickets to a Future Show Through October 29

Brea Improv

Brea Improv

Up-and-coming comics take the mic in a storied comedy chain that has showcased Ellen DeGeneres and Jerry Seinfeld

$200 $38

Sunday Double-Decker Bus Pub Crawl for One or Two from Big Red Bus (Up to 68% Off)

Big Red Bus

Tilted Kilt Long Beach

Enjoy drinks and snacks with friends old and new as a double-decker bus ferries you down the coast to fun pub stops

$65 $21

Five-Course Dinner and Comedy Theater for One at Teatro Martini (Up to 45% Off)

Teatro Martini

Buena Park

Variety show featuring theatre, cirque, music, comedy and magic as guests dine on a five-course dinner

$59.95 $33

94.7 The WAVE’s Holiday Party feat. S.O.S Band, Slave, Steve Arrington & More on Friday, December 2, at 7:30 p.m.

94.7 The WAVE’s Holiday Party feat. S.O.S Band, Slave, Steve Arrington, Ready for the World & More

Honda Center

Hit-makers behind “Take Your Time (Do It Right)” and “Slide” lead a lineup of funk and R&B legends during this holiday celebration

$39.95 $25

Chicano Soul Legends on Saturday, December 3, at 7:30 p.m.

Chicano Soul Legends

Honda Center

Legendary DJ Art Laboe hosts a celebration of soul and Chicano music featuring artists such as Thee Midniters, Malo, and Tierra

$42 $22

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige on December 6, at 7 p.m.

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige: King and Queen of Hearts Tour

The Forum

Royalty of ’90s neo-soul join forces on nationwide tour that looks forward while hearkening back to a classic sound with guest Ro James

$72.20 $35

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 47% Off). Four Options Available.


Online Deal

Smartphone app lets users reserve movie theater tickets at major theaters nationwide, saving them time and money

$20.99 $14.99

Annual Comedy Passes for Two (Through December 31)

Mad House Comedy Club

Mad House Comedy Club

Sets from nationally touring comedians seen on Comedy Central, in sitcoms, and in movies

$200 $19.95

"Sister's Halloween Catechism" - Monday October 24, 2016 / 7:30pm

Laguna Playhouse

Laguna Beach

$40 $25.25

Purple Reign – Prince Tribute (Through April 29)

Purple Reign

Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino

Lauded by David Letterman, this tribute to the legendary pop star dazzles with on-point vocals and costuming

$64 $38

Young Dubliners - Friday November 25, 2016 / 8:00pm

The Coach House

The Coach House

$20 $13.75

Take-Home Dry Growler with Four Pints of Beer for One or Two at Packinghouse Brewing Co. (50% Off)

Packinghouse Brewing Co.


Take home a growler to use later; sip four pints at brewery with offerings such as Black Beauty Cream Stout and Heritage Pale Ale

$40 $20

Three-Course Dinner and Drag Show for Two at Velvet Lounge (Up to 27% Off). Four Options Available.

Velvet Lounge

Downtown Santa Ana

Three-course meals with ever-changing menus accompany award-winning drag shows complete with comedy, impersonations, and glamour

$61.98 $47

"The Rat Pack: Live from Las Vegas" - Sunday November 27, 2016 / 7:00pm

The Coach House

The Coach House

$20 $13.75

"Billy & Ray"

Laguna Playhouse

Laguna Beach

$50 $31

"The Boxcar Children"

Laguna Playhouse

Laguna Beach

$20 $13.75

"Dial M for Murder" - Sunday October 23, 2016 / 5:00pm

Camino Real Playhouse

San Juan Capistrano

$20 $13.75

"Miracle on 34th Street"

Camino Real Playhouse

San Juan Capistrano

$20 $13.75

"Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks"

Cabrillo Playhouse

Pier Bowl

$20 $13.75

"The Addams Family": The Musical

Costa Mesa Playhouse

Westside Costa Mesa

$18 $12.50

Murder Mystery Dinner Show for Two or Four at The Gourmet Detective (Up to 32% Off)

The Gourmet Detective

Multiple Locations

Guests enjoy a three-course meal while playing along with the detective during murder mystery dinner show

$158 $109

Julieta Venegas - Wednesday October 26, 2016 / 8:30pm

City National Grove of Anaheim

Platinum Triangle

$40 $25.25

"Evil Dead: The Musical" (Through February 1)

"Evil Dead: The Musical"

Tommy Wind Theater

Campy musical comedy lovingly mutates Sam Raimi’s cult film classics for the stage

$64.44 $29

Select Local Merchants

  • Hanna's Restaurant & Bar
    As its multi-star ratings show, Hanna's Restaurant serves the best in all things beef, making this lip-smacking steakhouse hard to match. Guess what? Hanna's Restaurant serves food that's free of gluten and low in fat, so everyone can find something that tastes and feels great. Don't be alone on gameday, come have a great drink and great fun. With plenty of room to go around, Hanna's Restaurant also offers a private area perfect for large groups. Wifi is on the house at Hanna's Restaurant, so you can stay connected on your mobile device. Sunny day plus appetite equals the perfect time to head to Hanna's Restaurant. If your weekend plans include a trip to the bar, avoid the packs of people by securing a reservation ahead of time. Hanna's Restaurant tosses the jacket-and-tie dress code convention in favor of a more casual dining experience. If you need to feed a big crowd, Hanna's Restaurant also offers catering services for parties and get-togethers. The food is prepared and packaged, just waiting for your pickup. Whether you prefer street or lot parking, Hanna's Restaurant is located near both options. If cycling is more your speed, you'll find plenty of space to stash your bike outside the bar. For food that tastes like a million bucks, Hanna's Restaurant s got you covered for a fraction of the price. For a quick and easy payment solution at Hanna's Restaurant, pay by major credit card. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all served at the bar, but the dinner menu is the real standout. So why not find out for yourself why everyone is talking about Hanna's Restaurant? Your very own steak is right around the corner. No matter if you like your steak rare, medium, or well done, the chefs at Hanna's Restaurant ensure you get the best out of every bite.
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  • Pizza E Vino
    Featuring a beverage list with wines from all over the globe, Pizza E Vino is a perfect place to amp up your wino skills. Gluten-free and low-fat eaters will enjoy the menu at Pizza E Vino. A fine selection of wines to complement any dish is also on hand. No need to splurge on a babysitter — tots will be right at home chowing down at this pizzeria. Open air seating is ready for diners at Pizza E Vino when the weather is warm. Weeknights are often swamped, so plan ahead and make a reservation to avoid the pizzeria's rush. No need to dress up for a trip to Pizza E Vino — the casual pizzeria encourages laid-back attire. A catering menu is also available if you're looking to dazzle the patrons at your next shindig. No delivery needed. In and out for carryout. The lot adjacent to Pizza E Vino provides free parking for diners. Prepare to spend about $30 per person when dining at Pizza E Vino. Dinner is the real yum factor here, though breakfast bites and lunch are also featured. Make your way over to Pizza E Vino and enjoy a delicious and refreshing glass of red or white wine. For the cheesiest, most delicious pie in town, pizza lovers claim that Pizza E Vino is at the top of the list. If you can't get enough pizza, be sure to try the pies at Pizza E Vino, which earn ratings too hot to handle. So grab a group of friends and head to Pizza E Vino, where you can relax in a casual setting while enjoying a delicious, handmade pizza. Before ordering just a generic box of pizza, re-think that decision and go with a pie above the rest from Pizza E Vino. Highly regarded, the Italian food at Pizza E Vino is perfect for diners looking for a nice meal out. For authentic Italian food done right, make your way over to the highly-rated Pizza E Vino.
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  • Tapas and Beer
    Sharing is caring at Tapas and Beer, a local tapas restaurant. Being a fan is serious business; don't miss a minute of your team's game. Parents appreciate this bar's kid-friendly attitude, and little ones are often seen dining out with the adults. The large dining space at Tapas and Beer provides quick and easy seating options for large groups. Summer meals will taste even better when you enjoy them on Tapas and Beer's gorgeous patio. Wireless Internet access is available for no charge at Tapas and Beer. Four-legged friends are welcome at the bar. If your Friday or Saturday night plans include a trip to the bar, it's best to reserve a table before heading over. Not a popular place for dress-up dining, most Tapas and Beer patrons come in casual attire. Feed the gang at your next get-together with catering from Tapas and Beer as well. If you're strapped for time, take out food from this bar. Parking is made simple at Tapas and Beer, a local restaurant with nearby street and lot parking options. Tapas and Beer knows how to put a smile on your face the fairly-priced fare is easy on your taste buds as well as your wallet. Tapas and Beer happily accepts all major credit cards as a form of payment. From meats to bread dishes, there's delicious flavor in every bite when you try the tapas at Tapas and Beer.
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  • Daily Sports Grill
    Daily Sports Grill is a low-key bar with craft beers and unique cocktails. Healthy eaters will enjoy Daily Sports Grill, a local restaurant filled with healthy eats and gluten-free options. For your viewing pleasure, Daily Sports Grill also stocks TVs in the bar area. At this bar, you can enjoy a relaxed and tame dining experience away from the kids. Sit outside when the weather is fine — Daily Sports Grill has a lovely patio to enjoy a warm day. Daily Sports Grill guests enjoy a taste of live music with their food as well. The bar's "rush" is all weekend long, so diners should be prepared to wait for a table. Daily Sports Grill is completely informal — dress as you see fit (and are most comfortable). Feed the gang at your next get-together with catering from Daily Sports Grill as well. Daily Sports Grill is located near endless free parking options. Bike parking is also available outside the bar. The 21st-century is here at Daily Sports Grill. Enjoy our emerging cashless society by paying with any major credit card!
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  • Uncorked Wine Bar and Boutique
    George and Eileen, the husband-and-wife team behind Uncorked Wine Bar and Boutique, personally visit many of the wineries from which they procure crisp sauvignon blancs, bold cabernets, vintage ports, and other varietals. Located within the El Paseo Town Center, their cozy shop is decorated with metallic designs illuminated by candlelight, which casts a warm glow across mustard-yellow walls. Patrons can sip wines by the glass or opt for flight trees that hold three pours, leaving hands free to untie other people’s shoelaces. Visitors can nibble artisanal cheeses, crab cakes, and other pairings or shop the boutique for wine-themed gifts such as bottle openers and decorative glasses.
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  • Oc Allstars Cheer & Dance
    Rancho Santa Margarita is happy to boast the theatrical stylings of Oc Allstars Cheer and Dance. Sit down for a savory meal at their in-house restaurant. Don't leave the kids at home — youngsters will love the family-friendly activities at this theater just as much as mom and dad. At Oc Allstars Cheer and Dance, dancers of all levels can experiment with movement and hone their skills through one of many heart-pumping classes. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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