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Celebrate art with over 100 fine artists and artisans at the Laguna Art-A-Fair, which features art demonstrations and workshops for kids, live entertainment and food and drink.
Guests are invited to shop along sawdust-covered paths in a hand-built village of fine art and eclectic craftsmanship.
Enjoy the award-winning work of exhibited artists, demonstrations and art workshops, daily art tours, live music, special events, on-site restaurants and much more.
Kidspace is celebrating 40 years with 40 Days of FUN! Parents can relive childhood memories of summer with spontaneous play alongside their children.
Get ready to be amazed and enchanted by ninety minutes of tableaux vivants (living pictures). Watch art come to life right before your eyes in a star-lit amphitheater. There’s nothing else like it.
The magical competition is brewing once again at South Coast Botanic Garden — who will win, Team Fairies or Team Trolls? This time our magical Garden residents are throwing a Jamboree in honor of the games! You are invited to attend, that is, if you can find the super-secret location.
Kids across North America can bowl for free all summer long at one of 1,300+ participating bowling centers.
OC Public Libraries (OCPL) invites readers of all ages to participate in the 2019 Summer Reading Challenge - It’s Showtime At Your Library! Earn points for reading and completing fun activities and collect badges along the way. All ages can participate.
As the days get longer, guests can take advantage of extended zoo hours to join in all the fun of Nighttime Zoo’s special activities, evening festivities and live entertainment.
Looking for places to go with your family today? Find everything from animal encounters and family fun centers to splash pads and water parks.
After the sun goes down, Knott’s Summer Nights livens up the night with a nighttime party that offers numerous ways to celebrate the outdoor festivities as live music, food and family-friendly games take over the Knott’s midway, June 7th – August 11th.
Watch a different kid-favorite movie each week all summer long at Harkins Theatres.
Supervised playground features a pond with rafts and play structures, including a rope bridge, a mud slide and a fort-building area.
Kids Club is all about fun, exploring, and learning through crafts, story time, and fun performances planned throughout the year.
Teen volunteers present craft and game programs kids (grades 1-6). Kids may win prizes such as toys, posters, or t-shirts!
JAM Sessions are free interactive events centered on movement and music that invite participants of all ages and skill levels to dance, play and experience something new and unexpected. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.
Bring a lawn chair, blanket, picnic style dinner and the whole family for screenings of family-friendly movies all summer long, at neighborhood parks across Long Beach.
Movie-goers can look forward to casual evenings full of fun-filled activities, picnic dinners or specialties from popular food trucks while watching five fan-favorite films on Segerstrom's outdoor Arts Plaza.
Families can explore the area and search for snails, crabs, sea stars, and other animals that make the tidepools their home.
Kids (grades 1-4) drop in for art activities.
Kids (3-4) can come to learn all about animals you find in your backyard! Class includes hands-on learning, fun crafts and meeting zoo animals up close!
Uncover the stories of the people who shaped the West with hands-on objects, dress-up, scavenger hunts, gold panning, native plant exploration and more activities inspired by Western history and culture.
Join us for David Skale’s “Show Me the Bunny!” This fantastic show features silly comedy, lots of audience participation, tons of magic, and…a bunny!
An international magician and headlining comic, Wacko mixes delightful sleight-of-hand magic with a touch of comedy and spectacular balloon-twisting.
A fun-filled afternoon of stories, crafts and activities for children entering first grade and up. Weekly themes, see schedule on their website.
Stop by the La Habra Library and make your own teepee. Please register for this event at the Service Desk. Supplies are limited.
It's Orange County's largest weekly street fair and farmers' market! Shops spread out with sidewalk sales, the streets fill with unique vendors, and the farmers set up with fresh, seasonal produce and flowers.
Bring blankets and a picnic dinner and enjoy some of the area's best live bands. Come before the show for community booths, kids' activities, gourmet food trucks and a beer and wine garden.
You're invited to get an inside look at the all new STEM³ Academy Orange County. During this free open house, you’ll enjoy a light lunch, hear about the changing face of STEM, and take a tour of the new Irvine campus.
Celebrate 110 years of the Long Beach Municipal Band! Come out with your family and friends for music under the stars. Bring a blanket, chairs, and food and enjoy the sounds of big band, pop, jazz and more.
What do the animals do at night? Find out on a naturalist-led exploration of the darkened trails of the Nature Center.
Watch family movies while lounging in the sand under the stars. Bring your blanket or low-back beach chairs and a picnic. Dinner, snacks, and popcorn are available for purchase.
RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out.
During Toddler Time, Big Air provides their youngest guests with the time of their lives jumping around and giving moms and dads a fun outing destination. Big Air opens their doors for little ones to jump at their own speed and comfort level.
From a Teddy Bear Picnic and and National Ice Cream Day to Space Week and Harry Potter's Birthday, Pretend City has lots of special July events for littles and their families to enjoy!
Long Beach Symphony volunteers explain how musical instruments work, how they make different sounds, and how they fit into the orchestra.
Family-friendly concerts will be held in parks, outdoor amphitheaters, community centers, libraries and museums throughout LA County featuring a variety of artists performing all genres.
Bring your tots onto the field for some hands on experience in soccer! This is a parent-child pre-soccer program specifically designed for toddlers. Knowledgeable instructors and puppet friends Mimi and PePe will take you and your little one through a world of exciting activity.
Kids (5-10) can connect with nature by exploring Irvine Park with one of the zookeepers. After, return to the zoo for crafts and animal fun.
Step back in time as the Education Commons comes to life with fun, historical activities for the whole family. Learn to sketch, make a one-of-a-kind sea glass creation, try your hand at a traditional craft, or explore the science of Crystal Cove State Park.
Each week from June 19th through July 31st, the shopping center will invite children ages 4 through 12 to attend a themed activity, snack, kids craft and giveaway.
Join Oak Canyon naturalists on Wednesday nights and enjoy a twilight walk led by their staff naturalists, followed by a presentation.
Lights, camera, action! Play with a green screen, explore Claymation, movie Foley art and sound effects, and D.I.Y. 3D glasses and artwork.
This two-hour, non-structured program allows children to explore their creative personalities while enhancing critical thinking, problem-solving, and innovation!
A special 6-week program presented by Independent Therapy Dogs, Inc., allows children of all ages to read aloud to a certified therapy dog.
Drop by the children's library and read to therapy dogs. The library will have plenty of books available.
Come one, come all, to Annie Banannie's Wacky Alien Talent Show! Annie Banannie hosts this zany extraterrestrial talent show where creatures from planets across the galaxy show off their strange talents.
Relax and enjoy the sounds of great music! Pack a picnic lunch or buy food from local non-profit vendors. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Don’t miss out on this free event!
Grab the family, some chairs and blankets, and enjoy a concert by the pier.
Bring your family and friends to enjoy a night of music under the stars! Food will be available for purchase, but you're welcome to bring a picnic, plus lawn chairs or blankets for seating.