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Blue C Publishes Marketing Playbook for 2021 and Beyond

February 10, 2021

Comprehensive Outlook Includes Forward-Thinking Marketing Insights & Best Practices Blue C, a leading Southern California-based strategic marketing agency, in association with the American Marketing Association | Orange County, Orange County Startup Council, South Coast Metro Alliance, and Propaganda HQ, has announced the digital release of its comprehensive 2021 marketing outlook report. Packed with forward-thinking strategies and optimistic predictions for 2021 and beyond, Blue C collected insights and statistics from experts and thought leaders in the…

Valentine’s Day Dining at South Coast Plaza

February 3, 2021

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching. South Coast Plaza’s collection of fine restaurants offer both outdoor dining and takeout for the holiday weekend. Here are some of the tempting menus created in the name of love! OUTDOOR DINING ONLY TERRACE BY MIX MIX & HAMAMORI VALENTINE’S DINNER Once again chef-pals Ross Pangilinan and James Hamamori collaborate on a six-course fusion dinner for two served on the lush, covered terrace off the Bridge of Gardens. Hamamori will…

Happy Holidays from South Coast Metro Alliance

December 18, 2020

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays The gift of laughter and the gift of family & friends… May they be yours during this holiday season. Best wishes for a prosperous, safe and healthy New Year! From the South Coast Metro Alliance Team  

Metro Events

Ireland with Michael

Ireland with Michael is a wonderful new Celtic show taped in front of a live audience of 750 people at the National Opera House in Wexford, Ireland. This never before seen show features the Irish Concert Orchestra, 2 choirs, singers, and musicians from all over Ireland, joining renowned Irish singer Michael Londra in a celebration of Irish culture, heritage, and music for Saint Patrick’s Day. Tickets start at $25, with special VIP packages available starting at $35. Only one ticket is needed per household.

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South Coast Plaza Celebrates the Year of the Ox

Discover special products and offers to mark the Lunar New Year from our boutiques and restaurants. Enjoy a dazzling exhibit in Jewel Court and virtual performances beginning February 10.

5 Ways to Support South Coast Metro Businesses

  • SHOP LOCAL: Shopping at local essential businesses will help the local economy. Look for businesses that are offering curbside pickup or delivery.
  • GIFT CARDS: Buy gift cards for yourself or for future gifts for in-service businesses that are temporarily closed.
  • ORDER TAKE-OUT: Many local restaurants are offering take-out and delivery so you can enjoy your favorite meals and treats at home.
  • SHOP ONLINE: Many of your favorite shops are still selling their items online. Shop online and have it delivered right to your home.
  • GET SOCIAL: South Coast Metro businesses are on social media too! Like and share their posts. Leave positive reviews for them on Yelp, Google, and Facebook.

The Ultimate Guide to South Coast Metro

Everything you need to know about Orange County’s Urban Center can be found in The Ultimate Guide to South Coast Metro. The guide focuses on South Coast Metro’s comprehensive array of amenities to serve businesses, residents and visitors. This unique blend of premier office and residential environments, hotels, performing arts, unsurpassed shopping, and over 100 restaurants is what makes South Coast Metro the preferred address for those who want a vibrant mix of commerce and culture.

South Coast Metro Preferred

Our latest insert published in Orange Coast Magazine focuses on South Coast Metro’s comprehensive array of amenities to serve businesses, residents and visitors. This unique blend of premier office and residential environments, restaurants, hotels, performing arts and unsurpassed shopping is what makes South Coast Metro Orange County’s Urban Center.

South Coast Plaza Gift Cards

South Coast Plaza Gift Cards make the perfect gift for any occasion! South Coast Plaza Gift Cards are available in any denomination up to $2,000 and honored at more than 250 stores and restaurants at South Coast Plaza, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, South Coast Repertory and The Westin South Coast Plaza. For more information, contact Diane Pritchett at 714.435.2109 or alliance@southcoastmetro.com

Check out the South Coast Metro 360!

The glossy, full-color magazine that covers Orange County’s  cultural, culinary and commercial center. View the digital version on our website or call Diane Pritchett  for a hard copy of the 2017/2018 issue: 714.435.2109