Top 15 Gifts Teachers Love

You’ll find plenty of coffee mugs, ceramic apples and #1 Teacher figurines on store shelves right about now. But teachers are secretly pining for these end-of-the-school-year gifts. Start summer with a smile!


The Buzzz

Family activities on a battleship––perfect for Memorial Day + Tons of Family Fun Around the Southland.


You Sunk My Battleship!

Family outing to a local battleship? You bet! Wait till you see what they offer.


5 Ways to Get Glowing

Get glowing with this awesome guide to glow bouncing, glow bowling and glow crafts at home.


7 Offbeat Sports You Gotta Try

It’s time to get off the grass and try a brand-new sport! Here’s how your kids can get in on the action.


3 Surprising Spots for Summer Camp

Mix up your kids’ summer plans by scouting out a camp in an unexpected spot. They won’t be able to resist!

The Kidsguide Directory

Season Pass to Splash! Buccaneer Bay Waterpark

Season passes on sale now (at the pre-season price of just three payments of $18, now through May 31. After May 31, prices go up slightly). Guaranteed to entertain everyone; choose to spend the day in the lazy river, dare to plunge down the two-story water slides or swim in the heated 25-yard pool. Adults can spend time with the little ones in the zero-depth play structures, spray pads and smaller slides.

Long Beach State Girls’ Volleyball

Long Beach State has asserted itself as one of the premiere volleyball programs in the country. Thirteen time Big West Conference Champions, Brian Gimmillaro is offering his 31st annual summer volleyball camps at The Pyramid. 2015 Camps include: Skills/Team Camp 1: July 18-21. Skills/Team Camp 2: July 24-27. Setters Camp: July 21-24. Kids Camp: July 21-24. Sand Camp 1: July 18-21 and Sand Camp 2: July 24-27.

Acting Out Summer Camp

Save your drama for camp! This weeklong, school-break camp (ages 7-12) celebrates creativity through drama skills workshops, ensemble building and a whole lot of fun. Activities include improv, scene study, stage combat, costumes, props, movement, voice over, monologue and dance.