- Our list of the best things to do in Brea, California, features the top 1365 nearby activities — including 486 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Brea, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Sports & Fitness, and Amusement.
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Visitors of Carbon Canyon Park will be able to take advantage of picnicking areas and sports facilities, including lighted tennis courts. The site also offers naturalist-guided tours and a 1.1 mile long nature trail.
Home to the annual Watercolor West Exhibition, the City of Brea Art Gallery attracts a large draw to their ever-changing exhibits. Visitors can enjoy viewing art in the open and modern space, or get creative by taking a class.
Wildcatters Dog Park affords opportunities for dogs owners to exercise and relax with their animals in a controlled setting. Amenities provide grass turf, large and small dog areas, shaded seating,water fountains, and picnic tables.
A 12-theater multiplex conveniently located next to downtown eateries, Edwards Brea Cinema Stadium provides movie-goers with updated, comfortable film experiences. Amenities include a well-stocked snack bar, comfortable seats and digital screenings of new releases.
Located next the the Brea Mall, Curtis Theatre has provided community entertainment since 1980. The intimate setting has 199 seats and hosts repertory companies, theater groups and professional actors in plays, musicals and concert events.
At Improv Brea, guests will have the opportunity to watch improv comedy shows from the likes of Jeff Garcia and Dave Nunez. The location, which hosts parties, also offers guests the opportunity to order burgers, sandwiches, and appetizers.
For more than two decades the Sarah Bain Gallery has developed and featured works by contemporary artists. Visitors will be witness to the rise of the next generation of renowned artists as the gallery is always cultivating new talent.