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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.
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.
Kidsguide has your chance to win tickets to see everyone's favorite ogre in the hilarious stage spectacle! Based on the Oscar-winning, smash hit film, coming to Cerritos, August 9-25, the unlikely hero Shrek fights a fearsome dragon, rescues a feisty princess, and learns that real friendship and true love aren’t found only in fairy tales.
Families can both save money and make money! Consignors earn top dollar, while buyers save money purchasing name brand, new and nearly-new items.
This three-day BBQ extravaganza features competitions and tastings, live bands, a giant food court, and dance floor, plus a children’s area with bounce houses, carnival games, face painting and more.
Disney’s Beauty and The Beast, the smash hit Broadway musical, is coming to Torrance! Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this breathtaking spectacle has won the hearts of millions of people worldwide. This classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable characters, gorgeous sets and costumes, and dazzling production numbers including “Be Our Guest” and the beloved title song. Running August 16-24, Disney’s Beauty and The Beast is the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a…
Youth productions are a wonderful, affordable way to introduce your kids to the theater experience, and Orange County Children's Theatre's current production of Big Fish, is the perfect opportunity to do just that!
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.
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.
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 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.
There’s no place like home! Follow Dorothy, Toto and their friends as they journey down the Yellow Brick Road and beyond in this timeless musical. Join the Summer Players, advanced students in SCR’s Theatre Conservatory, as they bring this wonderful and whimsical adventure to life on stage.
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.
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.
Join Santa Monica Playhouse for a heart-warming and unique Snow White story.
Saturday Morning Cartoons & Drawing is a place to bring the family and be inspired to create. There will be tables with drawing materials for all members of the family of any artistic level to participate.
Save Our Beach conducts a monthly beach cleanup on the 3rd Saturday of the month from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. rain or shine at the beach parking lot at the end of 1st Street, Seal Beach.
KidCon includes slime-making, obstacle courses, coding, bubbles and more. Designated areas for crawlers and toddlers; free play with recycled materials available for kids to create; and a performance area, for story-time activities and interactive performances. Use code “KIDSGUIDE10” for 10% off admission tickets!
Watch local teams test their strength, stamina and endurance to see how far they can pull a 124,000-pound jet the fastest.
The Newport Bay Conservancy offers a tour of the Upper Newport Bay every Saturday and Sunday morning year-round. Trained naturalists conduct water tours that begin with a quick lesson on how to paddle and then lead participants into the Ecological Reserve.
Groups and individuals of all ages are invited to participate and support this monthly environmental clean-up effort. The 30-Minute Beach Cleanups are held rain or shine. Organizers provide free giveaways, trash bags, gloves, refreshments, and volunteer service verification forms.
Explore nature in the great outdoors. Young attendees (3-9) will connect the natural world with their daily lives, deepening their understanding and appreciation for nature.
Ocean Institute beach cleanups removed over 1,000 pounds of trash in 2018. Help prevent even more trash from entering our ocean in 2019.
Join a park ranger for a fun introduction to the ecology of Crystal Cove State Park.
JACCC celebrates the Nisei Week Japanese Festival with cultural exhibitions, entertainment, and activities throughout the two weekends.
Be a hero, be prepared! American Red Cross instructors share life-saving skills.
Iowans and individuals who love the state of Iowa are invited to attend a family-oriented picnic on the main deck of the Battleship IOWA!
Kidspace and The Creative Kitchen are teaming up for this interactive weekend to inspire healthful living and balanced food choices.
Join the Columbia Memorial Space Center for a fun-filled day of Rocket Fever! There will be a variety of rocket-related activities including water rockets, stomp rockets, balloon rockets, and straw rockets.
Build and create with Lego blocks provided by the library!
Bring your ukulele, play, sing, and learn some songs. Beginners welcome! Don’t have a ukulele? Come sing along.
Kids (ages 3+) make fun crafts.
Try your luck at finding the gold in the custom-designed Mission trough or make arrowhead necklaces and adobe brick while learning about the lifestyle of Mission Native Americans.
Fun (and appropriate) for all ages, 2 years - 200, The Really Awesome Improv Show features improv games that rely on audience suggestions and participation.
Calling all inspired builders and creators! Enjoy building with our LEGO and DUPLO collections. Parents/guardians must remain in the library.
Inspired by the Skirball summer exhibitions’ messages of freedom and authenticity, these interactive performances are designed to delight visitors of all ages.
This annual festival brings together youth musicians, professional artists, community-based organizations, food vendors, businesses and Angelinos of all kinds.
Join YaYa’s Performance Academy as they present Disney's Freaky Friday, a new musical.
This magical tour of the Getty Center will send you in search of art that echoes the enchanted world of Harry Potter.
The Lucky Band create indie music sounds that are rooted in their whimsical child-friendly imaginations, with smart, crafty lyrics and irresistibly fresh pop beats.
Unplug and participate in a night filled with family fun activities, including life-sized games, crafts, a scavenger hunt, bonfires, and more!
The Miss West Coast Pageant is a preliminary to Miss California USA and Miss California Teen USA. Winners will be eligible to win over $50,000 in prizes, scholarships and modeling and talent contracts.
Drop by the museum's Sculpture Garden and challenge a friend to a game of chess.
Join the community to rock out and dance. Food and refreshments will be available to purchase.
Watch a family flick under the stars, with pre-show music and plenty of food trucks. Bring your own blanket or low-backed chairs - even your dog! Locations vary.