Christian McBride’s New Jawn

Enjoy these 10 activities in April

1. Easter run

Spring into health by participating in the Rabbit Run 5K & OC Challenge Wild Hare 5K. All finishers receive medals. Jeffrey Trails Middle School, 8 a.m. April 8,

2. Chamber music

The Concordia Chamber Music Ensemble Recital will share a performance of both classical and sacred music. Concordia University Irvine, 11 a.m.-noon April 22,

3. Bike ride

Join Bicycle Club of Irvine’s “NewB Class,” geared for new cyclists and those who have never ridden in a club atmosphere. Deerfield Community Park, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. April 22,

4. A night of jazz

Eight-time Grammy-winning jazz bassist Christian McBride (host of NPR’s “Jazz Night in America”) and his New Jawn quartet bring their relentless energy to Irvine. Irvine Barclay Theatre, 8 p.m. April 29,

5. Jay Mohr

Comic Jay Mohr, known for his roles as a cast member on “Saturday Night Live” and a sports agent in “Jerry Maguire,” delivers his standup routine in Irvine. Irvine Improv, April 27 and 28,

6. Farmers market

Pack a tote bag and pick up your peaches, peppers and prescriptions during the same trip at the Kaiser Permanente farmers market. Irvine Kaiser Permanente, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays,

7. Barnyard storytime

Join storytime at the Barnyard Educational Exhibit for farm-themed stories geared toward children 1-5 years old. After storytime, kids get to visit with the animals. Tanaka Farms, 10:30 a.m. April 28,

8. Dreamers Market

Support local artists and vendors at the pet-friendly Dreamers Market, featuring a kids play area, face painting, balloon twisting and music. Hangar 24 17877 Von Karman Ave., Unit 110, Irvine, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. April 29,

9. Hawaiian music

Kaleo Phillips brings to the stage a spectrum of styles, from ballads to island reggae to traditional Hawaiian. Born in Maui, Phillips has toured extensively throughout the U.S. and Japan. Irvine Barclay Theatre, 8 p.m. April 14,

10. Earth Day

Visit Quail Hill Community Center to celebrate this year’s Earth Day. The city will offer guided hikes, a composting demonstration and interactive activities. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. April 15,

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