Centennial Park in Santa Ana is a family-friendly area which includes local public schools, The Heritage Museum and Centennial Regional Park for recreation. Centennial Regional Park is quite large, coming in at 70.5 acres. It has 466 parking spaces, a lake, soccer fields, 4 baseball fields, restrooms, room for football, skate park, picnic areas and basketball courts. This is a great spot to stop off to take in some scenery with the lake there or go for a nice walk with your pup! The Santa Ana River Trail is also a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk your pup!
This Santa Ana neighborhood gives individuals access to shopping at South Coast Plaza, entertainment at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, and activities at local parks. Wakeham, Wimbledon, Griset, and Shiffer Park all allow dogs on-leash to accompany their humans for a stroll, and the Santa Ana River Trail offers dogs and their owners the opportunity to explore the 50.3 miles of the trail! The Westin South Coast Plaza, OakWood, and the Crowne Plaza all offer dog friendly lodging options in the area! Feeling hungry? Darya and In-N-Out Burger both allow dogs on their premises.
2.5 miles west of Santa Ana is the town of Tustin, California. Close to the Santa Ana Zoo, it is close to several entertainment and dining options. A great local outdoor activity you can enjoy with Fido would be a jaunt down the Tustin Branch Trail. This trail is one of 1,600 rail-trails that are supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy that reuses unused railroad corridors to be utilized for physical activity. Kriser’s Natural Pet Store hosts Yappy Hours, where you and your furry friend are invited to mix, mingle, and enjoy snacks provided by The Honest Kitchen!
This central Santa Ana neighborhood is close to plenty of dining, entertainment and local events to participate in with your pooch! Flower Street Park, Birch Park, Sasscer Park, and Angels Community Park all have wide open spaces and walking paths that allow dogs on leash to enjoy the grounds with their owners. Bids and Bites for Bassets is a dog-friendly event where you get to enjoy great appetizers, desserts, beer, wine, and sangria. Attendees can participate in an auction that will have prizes ranging from wine tastings, behind-the-scenes zoo tour, custom paintings of your dog, and more!