Located in northern Orange County, California, the city of Garden Grove has a population of 172,781 (2007). The city is easily accessed by what is known as the Garden Grove Freeway (State Hwy 22) which runs east and west through the city.
The motto of Garden Grove, "The City of Youth and Ambition," accurately reflects this culturally diverse community of over 170,000 people. This city is home to a substantial Vietnamese-American population, forming the northern edge of Orange County's Little Saigon, as well as large Korean-American population. Garden Grove offers one of the most vibrant economies in Orange County.
Their most famous landmark is Robert H. Schuller's Crystal Cathedral. Known for it's distinctive architecture and their weekly broadcast 'Hour of Power', which is listened to by millions all over the world.
Garden Grove is a popular place for theater enthusiasts who have a choice of three stage theaters, the Garden Grove Playhouse, Gem Theater and the Festival Amphitheater.