Orangewood Events

2016 Orangewood Ambassador Luncheon

Friday, October 7, 2016
Hilton Orange County, Costa Mesa

When: Friday, October 7, 2016
Check-in: 11:00 A.M.
Lunch: 12:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.

Where: Hilton Orange County, Costa Mesa

Description: Please save the date for our 19th Annual Ambassador Luncheon! Join us as we honor this year’s General William Lyon Crystal Vision Philanthropy Award Recipients, Daniel Walker and Henry Walker of Farmers and Merchants Bank, and hear from our guest speaker NFL Hall of Famer Marcus Allen. For more information, please contact Carlos Leija:



Orangewood Adventure Challenge

Saturday, October 15, 2016
Crystal Cove State Park

When: October 15, 2016
Time is TBA

Where: Crystal Cove State Park

Please click here for full details on this new event!

Share Our Wine 12th Annual Auction Orange County

Saturday, November 12, 2016
The Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Presented by South Coast Plaza

When: November 12, 2016
Where: Samueli Theater in Costa Mesa

Please join us at the Share Our Wine 12th Annual Auction Orange County for an evening of celebration, as we raise a glass to benefit children’s foundations in Orange County including Orangewood.

Registration: 5:00 P.M.
Event Begins: 6:00 P.M.

Samueli Theater
600 Town Center Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Register online by Friday, October 28th: $150 per ticket plus donation of one bottle of wine (with a retail value of $75 or more).
$250 per ticket purchased after Friday, October 28th (no wine bottle donation necessary).

Volunteers needed! If you are over 21 and would like to volunteer at this event, please email Juliet Patino at

Anaheim Ducks Center Ice Theme Party

Sunday, November 13, 2016
South Coast Plaza

Presented by The Klein Family

When: Sunday, Novmeber 13, 2016
Time TBD

Where: South Coast Plaza Crystal Court in the former Sport Chalet

This year’s theme is “80’s to the max, like totally!” More information coming soon! If you have questions, please email Jeff Gilstrap at

3rd Annual Holiday Tea Benefiting Samueli Academy

Sunday, December 11, 2016
Ritz Carlton, Laguna Nigel

When: Sunday, December 11, 2016
Check-in: 11:30 a.m.
Program: 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Where: The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Nigel

Save the date for our 3rd Annual Holiday Tea! All generations are invited to join us for tea as we celebrate the magic of the holidays. Our 3rd annual Holiday Tea raises funds to support the operation of Samueli Academy, our free, public charter high school for foster and community youth. More details coming soon!