March 1 and 29: Every day is a wonderful day to spend with your family! Come to The Centre at Sycamore Plaza in Lakewood and join your neighbors and friends at FUN-Tastic Family Nights.
March 23 – May 12: Our Hidden Jungle will be filled with thousands of colorful butterflies. Inside this rain forest greenhouse, you’ll see many varieties of butterflies above and around you.
March 1 – May 12: 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.
March 16 – April 30: Adopt a caterpillar in the Busy Bee Learning Store to experience the magic of metamorphosis.
March 29 – April 28: Knott’s Berry Farm is the birthplace of THE Boysenberry and each spring, Knott’s celebrates the flavorful berry and its historic roots during the Knott’s Boysenberry Festival with unique food and live entertainment.
Friday: LACMA staff reads folk tales and age-appropriate books on art and culture.
Fridays: Binge-watch anime during Teen Anime Club every first and third Friday, and see popular and not-so-popular films during Teen Flicks every second and fourth Friday (grades 7-12).
Daily: A monthly calendar of family-friendly hikes, walks, tours and more at parks in the Orange County Parks system.
March 29-30: The Los Angeles County Science & Engineering Fair provides a yearly setting for middle and high school students to show off their investigative skills and creativity to compete for medals, special awards and scholarships.
March 29-31: WonderCon is literally the sister show to Comic-Con International, embracing all the main aspects of that show, including comics, movies, TV, animation, the Masquerade, and more.
Fridays: Kids (7+) join Fashion Camp every Friday for a fun sewing workshop.
January 26 – April 28: This new family exhibit will get you revved up with immersive activities for three generations of Hot Wheels fans. There’s something for mom, dad, grandparents and of course today’s youngest Hot Wheels fans as visitors learn about the science, technology, engineering, and math that goes into making cars go faster.
Last Fridays: Teens (11-14) give their parents a night off and celebrate good times with friends at the Recreation Center and Teen Lounge.
March 29 – April 20: The season’s favorite bunny will be available for photos in his spring garden.
March 29 – April 9: 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 15 – April 20: Hop on over to Brea Mall to meet the Easter Bunny! Check website for hours.
Daily: A monthly calendar of story times, crafts, homework help and family-friendly events at libraries in the Los Angeles library system.
March 27 – April 14: Step inside a world of pure imagination as the Pantages Theatre unveils Roald Dahl’s classic tale.
March 22-31: Based on the novel by Roald Dahl, Tony Award-winning Matilda The Musical will dazzle audiences of all ages at the Civic Arts Plaza this spring.
March 29: Classic Old West songs from Patsy Cline and Johnny Cash are mixed with cutting-edge production in this family-friendly theatrical thrill ride.
Fridays: Kids (2+) make edible art using fruits and other foods donated by Trader Joe’s. Create a tasty masterpiece that looks and tastes good.
September 28, October 26, March 1-29, April 26 and June 7: Every day is a wonderful day to spend with your family! Come to The Centre in Lakewood and join your neighbors and friends at FUN-Tastic Family Nights.
Through April 21: Pompeii: Over 150 authentic artifacts on loan from the renowned Naples National Archaeological Museum in Italy. These are not replicas, but rather original, 2,000-year-old objects that were preserved in the ash after the catastrophic eruption.
March 21 – April 1: A magnificent, mega-hit circus production guaranteed to thrill and enchant children of all ages for two unforgettable hours.
March 25-30: Learn Spanish or French with LangoKids in a highly dynamic and engaging class for kids, ages 2-10.
March 29: Parents Night Out with Lil’ Chefs is a great workshop for the parents to go out while letting your child have a fun-filled Friday evening!