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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.
Join Makersville for LEGO-builds, entrepreneur-presented events and Smart City fun! Kids can visit with Brickpreneurs and share their Smart City ideas.
Looking for places to go with your family today? Find everything from animal encounters and family fun centers to splash pads and water parks.
From the first notes to the final breath, West Side Story is one of the most memorable musicals and greatest love stories of all time. Shakespeare's timeless classic story of Romeo and Juliet is transported to modern-day New York City as two young, idealistic lovers find themselves caught between warring street gangs, the American “Jets” and the Puerto Rican “Sharks.”
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.
Enjoy some classic and family-friendly movies on the beach! Food and drinks available for purchase.
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.
The musical adaptation of Disney’s classic film takes you on an adventure from a magical kingdom beneath the sea to a palace in the human world as the beautiful young mermaid, Ariel, searches for love. Irresistible songs include "Under the Sea," "Kiss the Girl" and "Part of Your World."
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.
Bring your little Wild One to learn about nature and enjoy the outdoors. Join a fun-filled parent and child experience including storytelling, a guided nature walk, hands-on activities, and arts and crafts.
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.
The annual OC Fair offers 23 days and nights of fun! Check out barns full of animals, zany and delish food, concerts under the stars, midway games and rides, action-packed sports, acres of shopping and more.
The OC Fair offers 23 days and nights of food, rides, exhibits, animals, music, action sports, concerts and fun! Today, receive free admission and parking from noon - 3 p.m.
Come watch free family movies at the library. Children can use their earned summer reading program Movie Snack reward at any moving starting July 5.
From June 21 - August 2, Splash! Buccaneer Bay Waterpark invites you to make a splash at Family Friday Nights.
Enjoy a beautiful family-friendly three- or four-hour train trip adventure through the Heritage Valley on scheduled Saturdays and Sundays during the year. Ride on historic train cars used in several well known movies, TV shows and commercials. Includes two fun stops to explore along the route.
Awaken your senses with great music, hands-on garden and science projects, botanical tours, food trucks and more. Get outside this summer and enjoy the evening breeze, late sunset, and starry skies.
This fun tournament is open to all K-6th graders an includes three hours of chess, pizza and juice, as well as trophies for the top four players in each age category!
Join the summer movie night series in the park. Bring a blanket or low-back chair and sit under the night sky while enjoying a family-friendly movie! Go early to get a front seat, and enjoy the pre-movie activities.
This free event will feature a movie shown each month at a different park. Bring your lawn chairs, grandma's potato salad, and blankets, and enjoy movies out on the grass.
Join us on the meadow for this unique outdoor summer experience: movie night in the Garden! For this special evening, dress the part of your favorite superhero! Bring your blankets, chairs, and picnic to sit among the flowers and under the stars to watch the main attraction: Incredibles 2!
Every other Friday, BounceU is making it darker and cranking up the excitement with special effects lighting. Kids will love the extra thrill and glow-in-the-dark accessories.
Do your kids love FortNite, Minecraft, virtual reality or battling robots? Join BrainStorm on Friday or Saturday nights for BrainStorm Game Night!
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.
Bring your friends, family and a blanket for free movie fun under the stars! Snacks are available for a nominal fee.
Join the Orange County Great Park for family-favorite movies on the outdoor big screen. Bring low-back chairs, blankets, and a picnic, or purchase items from gourmet food trucks on-site. Movies are weather permitting.
Bring your picnic dinner, blankets, and lawn chairs and enjoy kids' movies under the stars, with activities and contests before the show.
Bring a lawn chair or blanket for comfy after-dusk viewing of favorite family films. Food will be available for purchase.
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.
Join your family and friends for a relaxing evening under the stars. Remember to bring blankets or chairs and non-profit food vendors will be on hand for popcorn and treats!
Witness high-flying action as daredevil motorcycle riders defy the laws of gravity while grabbing big air and performing jaw-dropping flips and stunts.
RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out.
Bring your blankets and low-back beach chairs for a night of family fun, with an outdoor movie on a gigantic screen. Movie munchies and food items are available for a nominal fee.
Come back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up and a wedding singer just might be the coolest guy in the room.
At 20,00 Leagues, the monsters are all around you. There is a sea monster on the loose and when Professor Arronax is sent to investigate, the beast damages his ship, leaving him adrift.
Every Friday and Saturday night, epic music, vibrant lighting and high-energy activities are combined to create an out-of-this-world experience.
Spend a summer night under the stars watching a film that celebrates the power of music. Before the screening, check out the exhibitions Fearless Fashion: Rudi Gernreich and Black Is Beautiful: The Photography of Kwame Brathwaite.
Ride your bike to participating local shops and eateries in Long Beach on Saturdays to receive a special discount or offer. Just stop by at any time on Saturday and ask about their special Bike Saturdays deals for bicyclists, as part of the largest citywide discount program for cyclists in the nation. Check the website for details, bike workshops, and events.
Kids (3-11) and parents alike can participate in an overnight camp experience with games, crafts, nature walks, roasting marshmallows and singing around the campfire. Camp guides will help parents set up camp and help kids have fun. All meals and snacks are prepared so parents can relax and enjoy nature. $10 per person.
Throughout the month of July, head to Golf N’ Stuff Norwalk for an incredible wristband deal as well as free Saturday entertainment: CharmandHappy.com offers free face painting and balloon art, 5-7 p.m. and listen to The Hat Factory perform Americana music, 7-9 p.m.
Kidspace is celebrating its birthday and you are invited! Create and wear a birthday hat, play classic party games, and join the interactive dance party with DJ Bree and a confetti blast at 1:00pm each day.