March 24 – April 8: Pop into Spring Break with this bubble spectacular, featuring hands-on family fun, the return of Deni Yang and the Mega Bubblefest Laser Show. Bubblefest provides learners of all ages the opportunity to interact with bubble activities and learn more about the science behind the soapy fun.
Weekends and second Tuesdays: Eureka! Learn how to pan for gold, just like the 49ers did during the California gold rush, at an outdoor re-creation of a miner’s panning station.
March 31: Welcome in the spring season with the city of Los Alamitos annual Spring Carnival. A free event for children ages 1-14 years and their families
March 10-31: The annual Easter Eggstravaganza includes visits with the Easter Bunny, a moon bounce, egg hunts for ages 2-12, train rides, cookie decorating, games and activities for the whole family.
March 30 – April 1: EGGciting activities for youngsters including the opportunity to pet a bunny rabbit, face painting, crafts, photos with “Big Bunny” and children’s musical entertainment.
Saturdays: Take a four-hour, round-trip train ride through the citrus and avocado groves of the Heritage Valley on board vintage 1930’s passenger and dining cars.
Saturdays: Get pointers to improve skills, and consistent shooting technique. Equipment provided. Saturday classes include, advanced, 9 a.m. and beginner 10:30 a.m. Safety class required.
Daily: See an Oscar statuette, visit the Dolby Lounge and other celebrity hot-spots, and see images from previous Academy Awards ceremonies.
March 1 – May 13: The nearly 50 acres of Giant Tecolote Ranunculus flowers that make up The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch are in bloom for just six to eight weeks each year, bringing the famous fields back to life.
Daily: Movies at discounted prices.
March 17 – May 6: Adopt a caterpillar in the Busy Bee Learning Store to experience the magic of metamorphosis.
Saturday and Sunday: Try your luck at finding the gold in the custom-designed Mission trough. They’ll supply the pan and the “gold” kids roll up their sleeves and pan their way to riches.
March 31: Kids of all ages will enjoy a variety of egg-themed activities, includingegg hunts, an egg scramble and egg-expedition, make-and-take crafts, refreshments and prizes.
March 24 – April 8: Celebrate Easter at Underwood Family Farms, with Easter Bunny photo opps, games, a kids’ corral, bee barn, hay pyramid, combine slide, tractor-drawn wagon ride, shows and antique tractor and machinery displays.
March 16 – April 8: The 24-day food festival features countless, one-of-a-kind boysenberry inspired dishes, drinks and more, plus live entertainment and family fun.
March 31: Examine sculptures of animals in the Museum’s collections, like Guardian Lion from the 12th century and Sitting Cheetah from the 20th century.
Saturdays: Ride your bike to participating local shops and eateries in Long Beach on Saturdays to receive a special discount or offer.
March 10-31: See how the fruits and vegetables grow and sample produce that are in season. On the last stop, you’ll pick and eat strawberries as well as pick yourself a one (1) pound basket to take home.
Weekends: The Newport Bay Conservancy offers a two-hour guided kayak tour of the Back Bay.
Saturdays: Old Fire Station 27 is a completely restored facility, and represents what the station was like when it was in operation.
Saturdays: Old Station 36 includes remarkable LAFD apparatus, artifacts from the San Pedro area and some of the most famous fires in this part of the city, and much more.
Through March: Enjoy a scenic chairlift ride followed by a thrilling downhill sled ride.
Mid-November through Easter: Day and night “glow” tubing at Big Bear Snow Play.
Saturday: Join a free class every Saturday morning.
March 31: Join Fountain Valley for a pancake breakfast, pictures with the Easter Bunny, and many free activities, including crafts, carnival games, inflatables and egg hunts for kids of all ages.
March 31: This family-oriented event includes game booths, crafts, inflatables, an egg hunt and a visit by the Bunny.
March 31: Thousands of pounds of candy are given away each year on this special family oriented day! Stop by and hunt for candy, take a picture with the Easter Bunny, play a game at the many game booths, visit the various displays and more.
May 31, July 31, August 31, October and December 31: Celebrate Baskin Robbin 31 Flavors ice cream with a $1.31 a scoop (reg. $2.69).
Saturday and Sunday: Join an hour-long tour that features fascinating stories about how the pier has changed over 100 years, the apartments over the Merry Go-Round, hidden nooks and crannies and more!
Every Saturday: Join the CMSC every week for Saturday Science! The CMSC offers fun and educational science activities and demonstrations
March 3-4, 11, 17-18, 25, 31, April 1, 14-15, and 28: CMA’s Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin Tidepools.
March 3-31: Kids (3+) join Michaels staff for a fun craft.
March 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31: Self-tour The Huntington’s urban agriculture site and take home some fresh ideas for sustainable gardening.
March 31: Spring is here! Come out and play some games, listed to some great music and enjoy a petting zoo and the City’s annual Spring Fest celebration!
March 31: Help celebrate the arrival of spring, with the annual Easter Egg Hunt in Stanton. Activities will include a candy walk, Easter egg hunts, resource fair, Easter bunny visits and pancake breakfast.
March 31: Join the City of Tustin for an egg hunt for kids (nine and younger), pictures with the Easter bunny, petting zoo, bounce houses, and pancake breakfast.
Saturdays: Join in on family fun with storytellers, author readings, musical performers and more.
Through May 13: The Very Eric Carle Exhibit invites early learners on a journey of discovery! Kids can become a butterfly, weave a web or roll in the grass
Daily: Parents and toddlers join Sky Zone for a fun time just for them. Get access to the toddler court and foam pit!
March 9 – March 31: The season’s favorite bunny will be available for photos in his spring garden.
March 23 – April 14: The annual exhibition of student art presents works created by students from grades K-12 representing the Huntington Beach City School District, the Huntington Beach Union High School District, and the Ocean View School District.
March 31: The Easter bunny will hop into town when he visits with youngsters at Kaleidoscope’s Annual Easter Garden Party.
Every Saturday: Take a hike with O’Neill Regional Park naturalists and learn about the animals and nature of Trabuco Canyon.
Daily: A monthly calendar of story times, crafts, homework help and family-friendly events at libraries in the Los Angeles library system.
Through July 2018: Take a journey back in time, through the eyes of passengers who were on the Titanic.
January 10 – March 31: A thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle.
Daily: Educational robotic and static dinosaur displays, plus dino-themed activities including inflatable obstacles, Ride-a-T-Rex, fossil panning, maze, and more!
March 24 – January 6, 2019: A new chapter of ancient Egyptian history will be unearthed to the world with the debut of KING TUT: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh, an exclusive exhibition celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the discovery of his tomb.
Through September 9: Gear up for the ultimate rainforest adventure to explore and learn about these tropical environments.
February 16 – August 19: Discover the man behind the legend. Now the most comprehensive exhibition of Genghis Khan and his treasures invades the Reagan Library, its only Southern California stop on an international tour.
March 31: Kids (3+) make a be inspired bracelet.
March 5 – July 4: Explore the sprawling sanctuary of Candytopia. This four-month event celebrates the vibrant colors and flavors of favorite sugary delights through a series of interactive art installations in over a dozen environments, from flying unicorn pigs to a marshmallow tsunami.
March 31: Parents, leave the egg dyeing to the kids. Kids (2-10) will have a memorable experience learning all about eggs.
March 10-11, 18, 24, and 31: Fall down the rabbit hole with Alice into a wonderland filled with spring fairies, mermaids, superheroes, pirates, and Pprincesses.
March 10-11, 18, 24, and 31: When young Jim Hawkins sets out to find Long John Silver he finds himself on an unexpected, grand pirate adventure, where he meets Princess Elizabeth and a real-life mermaid, he battles Blackbeard and helps Captain Jack escape all while searching for hidden treasure.
March 29-31: Calling all Just Dance fans! If you’ve ever played the hit video game series, you can’t afford to miss Just Dance Live.