Valentine’s Day in Orange County will be filled with laughter, love, dance and music. The shows below feature a variety of entertainment genres, styles and themes to make this year’s celebration of love the best one yet.

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“heART bEAT”
Segerstrom Center For The Arts
Julianne and George Argyros Plaza

On February 14, 2018, the Segerstrom Center for the Arts is the place to be! Enjoy a delicious meal at Leatherby’s Café Rouge, and sip on specialty cocktails outside from Center 360 Cafe. A singles celebration on the plaza will include Casual Encounters, a live karaoke band that’s sure to be awesome!

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“How I Became A Pirate”
Irvine Barclay Theatre

Celebrate Valentine’s Day a few days earlier on Sunday, February 11, 2018 by seeing “How I Became A Pirate.” Produced by Dallas Children’s Theater, go on a musical excursion as young Jeremy Jacobs joins Captain Braid Beard’s band of comical pirates and searches for the perfect spot to bury their treasure.

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“Junie B. Jones Is Not A Crook”
South Coast Repertory

This performance isn’t on Valentine’s Day, but you can experience it on Sunday, February 11, 2018 before the day of love. The world’s funniest grade-school know-it-all (Junie B.) is back and she is convinced that someone took her furry black mittens at recess. When she finds a cool pen on the floor, she decides to keep it, but experiences bad dreams because of it. Follow along this play by Allison Gregory for a charming story!