Down Town Dining in Brea CA ~ Carvao Grill

Brea’s downtown area on Birch Street is well known for eateries, fine dining and great eats. The Carvao Grill a South American steakhouse is one of my personal favorites. My last trip was for lunch a few weeks ago. There’s indoor and outdoor dinning to choose from. The proprietor Piaggio (aka Coli) was born and.. read more →

Curtains Up at Brea’s Curtis Theatre ~ Live Stage Productions

Brea’s Curtis Theatre Announces the Fall 2008 Production Lineup! Elvis ~ The King of Rock & Roll ~ It’s Scott Brue as the King. October 3, 4 & 5 th Friday: 8 p.m. Saturday: 5 & 8 p.m.; Sunday: 2 p.m. Adults $35 ~ Seniors $32 ~ Children $30 No Sex Please, We’re British A funny.. read more →

Brea’s Symphony on Birch Street ~ August 3, 2008

Symphony on Birch Street! That right Sunday, August 3rd it’s time for the whole family to enjoy the sounds of the Pacific Symphony and enjoy the outdoors on a late Sunday afternoon. Come early for a good seat, (some seats are reserved) some are first come first served. Family activities begin at 5:30 PM with.. read more →

So Cal Celebrates the 4th in the OC!

It was a memorable July 4th beginning early at our Brea County Fair on Brea Blvd. It’s held annually at our City Hall Park, I’ve written on this special place previously. The country fair is typical of other home town celebrations complete with entertainment, games, food booths and swimming in Brea’s famous plunge. The antique car collection.. read more →

Dining Guilt Free ~ Brea’s Fitness Grill

I say guilt-free because diners have the opportunity to make informed decisions based on the carbs ~ fat ~ and protein ~ listed for each dish on the menu. Well I guess everything except for the cocktails and maybe the wine. The healthy and tasty menu is well rounded, there’s something for everyone! If you’re.. read more →

Celebrate Father’s Day in Downtown Brea ~ “Crusin Brea” June 15th

“Crusin Brea” is a Father’s Day favorite in Orange County, CA.  It’s a good time for all. Hosted by the Orange County Mustang Club  this fun event will showcase classic cars from every make and model you can imagine. Just think about it, for some of us  it’s like a step-back-in-time just seeing your favorite “57.. read more →

Remembering Our Heroes

It was another Memorial Day in Brea  remembering those who serve. Every year on Memorial Day, Memory Gardens in our City of Brea is bold in the beauty with red white and blue.  Large American Flag fly all around the cemetery, up and down each street and drive. The flags have been dedicated over the years in.. read more →

Brea Events ~ Brea Under the Stars ~ A Roof Top Event for Friday Fun

Friday May 9th ~ “Taste of Brea” in conjunction with “Brea Under the Stars” is the business expo sponsored by the Brea Chamber of Commerce and it’s FREE admission to the public. This event is held on the roof top of the west parking structure in down town Brea, also known as the Brea Promonade. Time,.. read more →

Brea Homes Sales Up in March 2008 ~ Real Estate Update

Sales for single family homes in the City of Brea almost doubled in March compared to Feb. 2008.   Brea is well known for excellence in education. The schools have been a strong asset for residents in our community. It’s often said Brea enjoys bigger city benefits, yet maintains a small town atmosphere. Many of us who live here.. read more →

Experience Brea ~ FREE Art Tour ~ Friday Fun

As many know Brea is home to the “Art in Public Places” program.  Now you can view many of these spectacular works of art by taking the Brea Trolley tour Saturday, April 26th beginning at 2:00 PM. Invite your family and friends and tour twenty famous sculptures around town. The art tour is FREE but.. read more →