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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 world's largest surf competition and lifestyle festival. Watch as the best surfers in the world compete for one of the largest prize purses in the industry at this annual World Surf League qualifier.
What musical will be playing in Pearson Park this summer? It's Beauty and the Beast! For the chance to win free tickets, text “PEARSONPARKLIVE” to 44222. Enjoy a Broadway-style, professional production, and introduce live theater to your family!
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 hit Broadway musical adaptation of Mary Poppins lands in Orange County with a heartwarming score, spoonfuls of imagination, and a flying nanny who's practically perfect in every way.
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.
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.
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.
Journey to the African savanna where a future king is born. Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival.
Watch beach competitions including volleyball, lifeguard, bodysurfing, SUP, paddleboard, surfing, sandcastle design, and swimming.
Families can enjoy music, rides, games, and music, plus buttery corn on the cob, great sandwiches, sweet funnel cakes, and other tasty treats. Be sure to visit the Corn Festival Marketplace with a variety of vendors.
Sneakers off, party on at Big Bounce America! With every bounce there’s a whole new experience to be shared and down every slide a new adventure for you, your friends and your family to be a part of.
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.
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.
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.
Spend your Friday nights listening to live music and entertainment throughout the summer.
Take your little bookworms to the library for the final Fun Friday of the season, featuring crafts and a book giveaway.
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.
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.
Welcome to Dive-In Theatre, where you and your family can enjoy "Finding Dory" while relaxing at the pool. There will also be organized games and activities before the movie starts, and dinner and snacks will be available for purchase.
Gather the family, a blanket, some chairs and a picnic dinner for a "twin ticket" -- a rousing concert followed by a family movie.
Enjoy a fun-filled movie night under the stars! Walk around and take part in pre-movie activities such as face painting and explore our community booths for giveaways or grab something to snack on from our food trucks.
Don’t miss out on all the food and fun. Food trucks and vendors will be on-site, and movies will begin after the sun goes down - don't forget your lawn chair!
A family-friendly monthly event that supports local artists and musicians by providing them with an outlet to showcase their work. Enjoy fun activities, crafts and food with participating Bixby Knolls businesses through extended operating hours.
Give your kids a night of non-stop bouncing and games! Every other Friday night, parents can drop off the kids (ages 4-17) for a night of activities, music, pizza, juice and snacks.
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 picnic dinner, blankets, and lawn chairs and enjoy kids' movies under the stars, with activities and contests before the show.
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.
Enjoy classic, family-friendly films in the beautiful outdoors of California's Native Garden!
The traditional rodeo gets turned up a notch for two nights of Extreme Rodeo, featuring wild antics like Ring of Fire, Toro Totter, and Bull Poker.
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.
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.
Put on your dancing shoes and join in on free dance classes.
Join Makersville and competitors at the World Robot Olympiad with competitions in open and regular categories.
Join Santa Monica Playhouse for a heart-warming and unique Snow White story.
Grab your kids, fishing rods and reels and join Alfredo's Beach Club's free, 66th annual Kids' Fishing Rodeo! Free bait and instruction will be available to kids ages 16 and under.
Free skate clinics, open to the public, for beginner to intermediate skaters, ages 6-16. June 29, July 6, July 13 and August 3.
Free craft workshops for kids (5-12, with adult); projects range from toolboxes to frames. All Home Depot locations, check the website for details.