Family Activities:

Giant Wheel at Irvine Spectrum Center


Giant Wheel at Irvine Spectrum Center

670 Spectrum Center Dr, Irvine, CA

This giant Ferris Wheel towers over the Irvine Spectrum Center and offers a fabulous view of the area below. Situated in the center of the shopping/entertainment district, the Giant Wheel is 108-feet tall and custom designed with 52,000 energy-efficient LED lights. The colorful lights make the Wheel mesmerizing even from the ground.


10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Age or Height Restrictions

Children under 36 inches must ride with an adult. Children must be 63 inches tall to ride alone.

Things to Know/Bring

Car seats and child carriers are not permitted on the wheel and lap seating is not allowed.


Numerous restaurant options fill the Irvine Spectrum Center.


Free parking garages surround the area and there is also valet parking.