Editor's note: This removes the Island Hotel mid-week specials, which are no longer offered, according to a hotel spokeswoman.
Making Strides 5K
The Orange County Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K takes off at the Orange County Performing Arts Center, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. For more information, call (877) 740-9255.
'Kerry and Rolly'
"Kerry and Rolly" will play lively, edgy, pop rock from 5 to 8 p.m. at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 640-4110.
NBC's "Will and Grace" actress and singer Megan Mullally returns to the Orange County Performing Arts Center with her band Supreme Music Program to open the 2010-2011 Cabaret Series at Samueli Theater, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. Tickets are $72. For more information, visit http://www.ocpac.org or call (714) 556.2787.
The South Coast Repertory presents "Misalliance," by George Bernard Shaw and directed by Martin Benson. For tickets and showtimes, visit http://www.scr.org.
TILL OCT. 17
'In The Next Room (Or The Vibrator Play)'
Sarah Ruhl's Broadway hit "In the Next Room (or The Vibrator Play)" comes to South Coast Repertory. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scr.org.
TILL OCT. 20
"Photo-Environment," an exhibit of 100 photos from 17 photographers, will be on display at the Orange Coast College's Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. For gallery times and more information, visit http://www.occartspavilion.blogspot.com.
TILL NOV. 21
J.M. Barrie's classic tale "Peter Pan' flies into the Orange County Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa, offering viewers a unique 360-degree experience. Tickets start at $40. For showtimes and more, visit http://www.ocpac.org.
TUESDAY OCT. 12
Local indie rock band Semi Sweet has an October Residency on Tuesdays at La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa. The shows are free and 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.lacaverestaurant.com.
Art of Flowers
The UCI Arboretum hosts the Fall Art and Flower Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the arboretum, UCI North Campus off of Jamboree Road. For more information, visit http://www.arboretum.bio.uci.edu/.
Caregiver Support Groups
The Orange County Chapter of the Alzheimer's Assn. offers caregiver support groups every month. In Costa Mesa, meetings are every third Sunday at 2 p.m. at Silverado Newport-Mesa. For more information, call (949) 631-2212. It also meets every first and third Thursday at 1 p.m. at Harbor Trinity Church in Costa Mesa. For more information, call (714) 593-9630. In Newport Beach, support groups meet at 7 p.m. every first Monday at Our Lady Queen of Angels. For more information, call (949) 640-1750.
Wild Goose Tour
Hornblower Cruises in Newport Beach offers a narrated dockside tour of Wild Goose, which was once owned by legendary actor John Wayne. The one-hour tour will give fans an opportunity to view rare memorabilia and artwork and is available by reservation only Monday through Friday. The cost is $25 per person and a 10-person group minimum is required. For more information, call (949) 646-0155.