Summer’s not officially here yet, but the outdoor fun and festivals that happen in the summer are beginning to arrive. Here are our 15 picks for this weekend:
CAR FESTIVAL: The Muckenthaler Motor Car Festival, the oldest and grandest car show in North Orange County hosts Hot Rods and a Concours d’Elegance, with the true classics of the automotive industry spread out over eight acres of lawns this weekend. The event raises money for charity. Hot rods are Saturday, May 20, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. $5 and kids under 12 are free. Music will feature live jazz, blues and rock by The Pleasure Tones. The Concours d’Elegance is Sunday, May 21, 2017, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. $10 and kids under 12 free. That event features early Jazz, Tin Pan Alley & Vaudeville tunes of the 1920s and 30s by Janet Klein & Her Parlor Boys. There will also be vendor booths. 1201. W Malvern Ave., Fullerton. Information: muckcarshow.org.
OC NIGHT MARKET: OC Night Market is back at the fairgrounds for its 4th season and it offers hundreds of food, merchandise, arts, crafts and entertainment options at one of the biggest food festivals of the year. Welcome back old favorites and a lineup of new vendors to satisfy your palate, browse our merchandise, art and crafts vendors, and enjoy live entertainment with friends and family. It runs from Friday, May 19 to Sunday, May 21. Friday and Saturday 4 p.m. to midnight; Sunday 4 to 11 p.m. Admission $5 cash at the door only. $3 admission Friday from 4 to 6 p.m. Parking $8. Most vendors are cash only. 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. Check #OCNMDeals for more specials and discounts. If you miss it this weekend, the market returns June16-18. Information: ocnightmarket.com
MOZART & DON QUIXOTE: Pacific Symphony, featuring pianist Orli Shaham, will perform the overlooked work Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 17 in G Major this week at the Segerstrom Center for the Performing Arts. 8 p.m. Thursday, May 18-Saturday, May 20. The program also includes Maurice…