South County is home to a slew of festivals and celebrations throughout the year across the cities. The Festival of Arts/Pageant of the Masters, the Sawdust Art Festival and the Laguna Dance Festival are all held in Laguna Beach. Dana Point offers the Festival of the Whales and Doheny Blues Festival. San Juan Capistrano’s major draws are the Fiesta de las Golondrinas and the Return of the Swallows Festivities. Mission Viejo’s offers its Street Painting Festival and the Rancho Mission Viejo Rodeo is a fun time for all.

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South County Attractions

Rancho Mission Viejo

Nestled into a picturesque landscape of rolling hills and preserved open space, Rancho Mission Viejo provides a taste of ranch life in Orange County. In addition, some of California’s most scenic beaches and iconic destinations are nearby, like Dana Point, San Clemente, Monarch Beach and Laguna Beach.

The Shops at Mission Viejo feature shopping, dining and entertainment, or head to historic San Juan Capistrano for restaurants and old-world ambiance, or to catch the Pacific Surfliner train to San Diego. Head east through the mountains on Highway 74 and you can explore the Cleveland National Forest and the scenic Temecula wine country.

Rancho Missin Viejo

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