Freebie of the Week: Click your ruby red slippers July 12 and transport yourself to the outdoor community plaza of the Orange County Performing Arts Center, 601 Town Center Drive,
The first film in the lineup is "
Movies just for the little ones
Another fun free flick option also has families cheering. Blessed with one or more children, but no air conditioning? Fear not — the Metro Pointe Stadium 12 theatre at 901 S. Coast Drive, Costa Mesa, is offering free family G- and
Give me tacos or give me death
Another freebie we're excited about is the Fourth of July at SOL Cocina, 251 E. Coast Hwy.,
Finally, something easy to swallow
Holy bargain glassware, Batman!
Be patriotic in style
Love designer clothes but hate designer prices? Check out the Red Balloon Warehouse Outlet at 1612 Babcock, Costa Mesa, for the best in kids and women's designer apparel at surprising prices. Women's labels include Velvet, Da-Nang, Miss Sixty and Hudson; kids' include Monkey Wear, Charlie Rocket and Rare. Also available are styles for both moms and kids from labels like Juicy Couture. Call in advance, as hours are atypical. For more information, call (949) 631-3925.