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Great Park. Today at Great Park, an innovative public space is taking shape. Based on a visionary plan for a variety of park amenities and spaces, more than 500 acres of park space have been completed, with approximately 300 additional acres in progress. Visit today and see what’s here now, and learn more about what’s to come.
Great Park has entry points at Marine Way, Trabuco/Great Park Boulevard, and Ridge Valley, with a variety of parking lots located near different amenities. General park hours are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. Special operating hours may exist for different park facilities and amenities, and hours may vary on holidays.
The Great Park is a public park located in Irvine, California, with a focus on sports, agriculture, and the arts. It is a non-aviation reuse of the decommissioned Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) El Toro. The Orange County park comprises 28.8% of the total area that once made up the air base. The project was approved by the voters of Orange County in 2002 at $1.1 billion.
There is no splash area for kids to play in and no swings! There are some fake rocks to climb on and slide down, but no shade. Do not go to this park and waste your time their are many other much nicer parks in Orange county. This desolation park is a billion dollar boondoggle paid by hard working tax payers.
Great Park is situated in the geographic center of Orange County within the city limits of Irvine—approximately halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego, about 15 minutes away from John Wayne Airport (SNA) and accessible via the Interstate 5 and 405 freeways, and the 133 and 241 toll roads.
Great Park Ice & FivePoint Arena. Great Park Ice is operated independently on property leased from the City and is a part of a public-private partnership with the Irvine Ice Foundation. The 280,000-square-foot ice facility serves as the training facility for the Anaheim Ducks National Hockey League team, features four indoor ice rinks, and offers public ice sports programming and activities.
Great Park features facilities, programs, on-site amenities, and attractions that reflect the City of Irvine's dedication toward historical preservation, sustainable practices, and family-friendly activities. See a list of things to do and see at Great Park below.
Great Park offers plenty of activities for all ages and interests across its 1,300 acres. No matter what event you're here for, make sure to check out everything else the park has to offer. Visit our Amenities & Attractions web page to learn more.
At the edge of the Orange County Great Park in Irvine, a unique family of neighborhoods is taking shape. Learn more about how life is different at Great Park Neighborhoods.
Great Park Ice & FivePoint Arena is a world-class facility dedicated to the growth and advancement of ice hockey and ice skating in the United States. Programs include daily public ice skating sessions, youth and adult hockey programs and leagues, learn to skate classes, figure skating, birthdays and group events, and more!