“Placentia is the most beautiful place I have ever been, and the people were wonderful.”
-Quote from Town Guestbook
In the northern part of Orange County lies a pleasant city, Placentia. The town is known for their simple lifestyle that gives tourists that ‘homey’ feel whenever they visit the city. There’s no wonder that more people are visiting the pleasant city.
If you’re lucky, you may celebrate with them their annual events like the Heritage Festival and Parade that happens in October. You may also visit in March or April for an Easter Egg-citement event that takes place in Kraemer Memorial Park. In summer, the Tri-City Park will have a series of free concerts.
There’s a lot of places to visit and things to do at Placentia. For tourists in the city of Placentia, here are the places you can visit to make your stay in the city memorable.
The different people from all walks of life that visit Placentia complete Orange County’s tourism statistics. Orange County cities spend time and effort on tourism as it’s one of their most important industries of the state. In fact, it ranked second of the most significant industry employer. Healthcare was first.
In 2015, an Orange County Visitor and Convention Bureau report shows that 47 million people visited several cities in the state. 4.3 million of those are international travelers. These visitors spent about $11.3 billion.
By 2016, the travel industry grew for the seventh consecutive year. The travel industry-supported 1 million jobs, that’s an up of 3.4% from last year.
In 2018 and the next couple of years, the tourism statistics of Placentia and the whole Orange County are expected to grow even more. The increase will be steadying at a moderate pace.
Try visiting Placentia and other cities of California. You’ll enjoy the scenic views of nature and a glimpse of the cities’ history.