Laguna Beach is a seaside resort city located in southern Orange County. It is known for a mild year-round climate, scenic coves, environmental preservation, and artist community.Annual large events include the Pageant of the Masters, Festival of the Arts, Sawdust Art Festival, Art-A-Fair, Bluewater Music Festival, and Kelpfest.
Laguna Coast Wilderness Park is a 7,000-acre wilderness area in the hills surrounding Laguna Beach. This park features coastal canyons, ridgeline views and the only natural lakes in Orange County.
Laguna has a rich surf history. The Brooks Street Surfing Classic is the oldest continuing surf contest in the world.