Monarch Beach Resort Moments Magazine Issue 6 - Page 6

features departments 18. 4. WELCOME LETTER 8. MUST LIST THE PURSUIT OF HAPPY HOUR Finding happiness near Monarch Beach Resort is easier than ever as local eateries present cocktail hours fi lled with spectacular sips, fi ne fare and live entertainment. By Ben McBee 22. TYKES IN THE TEE BOX 26. DEVOTED TO SERVICE 32. IN PLAIN SIGHT 36. The PGA Jr. League at Monarch Beach Golf Links introduces children to the world of golf and teaches them sportsmanship in a fun learning environment. By Judd Spicer Take a peek behind the scenes with employees who have been a part of the Monarch Beach Resort family since the beginning. By Ashley Probst Public art in and around Monarch Beach Resort has never been so abundant, or fun to fi nd. By Jennifer Pappas Yennie THEMED THRILLS Big changes are taking place at each one of Southern California’s six major amusement parks, offering more adrenaline-fueled fun than ever before. By Ashley Ryan Check out what’s happening around Orange County. 10. SWEET SENSATION Indulge in one of the resort’s most decadent dishes that cer- tainly packs a crunch, as seen on the “Home & Family” TV show on Hallmark Channel. 12. BEYOND THE MAT Southern California is fi lled with one-of-a-kind yoga classes, from those that encour- age you to bring your dog to others that will make you glow inside and out. 14. RUN LIKE A LOCAL Monarch Beach Resort is the fi rst hotel in the nation to partner with RunGo, an app that gives guests the ability to exercise while exploring Dana Point. 16. STEP INTO SUMMER This season, choose footwear with bright colors and bold embellishments to stand out against the crowd. 40. A HARMONIOUS HAPPY PLACE Moments Pat and Trisha Pearson have been Members of The Club for less than a year and already consider the property their second home. MONARCH BEACH RESORT MAGAZINE VOLUME 6 Culinary Artistry 41. SOCIAL Get a glimpse into life at Monarch Beach Resort. MEET THE EXECUTIVE CHEF OF THE NEW BOURBON STEAK THE RUNGO APP OFFERS SAFE AND SCENIC PATHS FANTASTIC FOOTWEAR FIND YOUR PERFECT PAIR FOR SUMMER ON COVER: BRYAN BROWN, EXECUTIVE CHEF OF BOURBON STEAK ORANGE COUNTY, A MICHAEL MINA RESTAURANT 6 MONARCHBEACHRESORT.COM 42. A SEASONED GASTRONOME Executive chef Bryan Brown dishes on what’s cooking at the resort’s newest eatery, Bourbon Steak Orange County, A Michael Mina Restaurant, and his love for the culinary arts. + RUN WITH IT