We’ve Picked: Top 5 Free Things You Should Do in May!

Posted Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017



Are you looking for some super cool events but don’t want to break the bank doing it?

We’ve got you covered! No need to thank us, you’re berry welcome! 🙂



1. Airport Day in Fullerton 5/13

airportdayGrab your aviators, and pull out your map, because Saturday, May 13 is Fullerton Municipal Airport’s annual “Airport Day“!  ✈️ The landing strip opens its doors to the public and allows the community to see first-hand the important role it plays in providing service to all of Orange County.

You don’t want to miss this! Parking is available at Buena Park High School with shuttles provided. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.



2. Garden Grove’s 59th Annual Strawberry Festival 5/26-5/29

It’s that time of year again folks!blog-boy It’s strawberry season!???? Admission, parades, and shows are free and don’t forget to grab a free desert at the grand opening ceremony!

So grab your little shortcakes and head over to this soire that features carnival rides, contests, games, food booths, celebrity guests and a 5K run and parade on Saturday.

Friday, 1-10 p.m.; Parade, Saturday, 10 a.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.; and Monday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Unlimited free rides: $30 on Friday, $35, Saturday – Monday. Village Green between Main Street and Euclid Avenue.


3. Patchwork Indie and Crafts Festival in Santa Ana 5/28

28028492270_9055ebfb93_zSupport your independent entrepreneurs and take the kiddos to enjoy some awesome music, DIY craft workshops, and tons of goods for the whole family! And the best part is that it’s free to attend!

You can even find some pretty rad jewelry here, and if you’re up for it vegan horchata! Who’d have thought?! Check out what the locals have to say: HERE

Sunday, May 5. 11 a.m. -5 p.m.





4. Wake Up with the Waves Kids’ Concert Series at Santa Monica Pier 5/6, 5/13, 5/20


Have some pancakes (topped with strawberries of course), throw on your comfy clothes and head over to this interactive concert series for kids (1-8) each Saturday morning.

It’s fresh-air fun with a rotating cast of musicians, and entertainers, who get kids engaged with singing, dancing and playing. Then stick around for family fun at the Pier with amusements, rides, restaurants and more!

Saturdays, May 6, 13 and 20. 10:30 a.m. – noon. Santa Monica Pier.giphy




5. Star Wars Reads in Rancho Cucamonga 5/27

reyIn a galaxy far, far…..wait a minute…redo! In a galaxy very near by, join the Jedi for an action packed day of festivities, story times, a character parade and much more! Have your kids pull out their best Chewbacca or Rey costume to compete for the title of best in the galaxy!

Head over, warp speed, Saturday May 27 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.





And that, Kidsguiders, wraps up some of our berry favorite events this May but there are many more we enjoy!

You can see for yourself by checking our calendar! We update it every day! 🙂









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