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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.
LA Fleet Week is a celebration of our nation’s Sea Services held on the LA Waterfront at the Port of Los Angeles over the extended Labor Day Weekend.
“Kickin’ It Norco Style” at the Fair this year. There will be live music, great food, entertainment, vendors, and three nights of Rodeo & Bull Riding events.
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.
Enjoy some classic and family-friendly movies on the beach! Food and drinks available for purchase.
Throughout California, no fishing license is required at all local lakes. For a list of local lakes, visit their website.
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.
This annual celebration of Hawaiian culture includes Southern California's hula and chant competition, live performances, arts and crafts, interactive workshops and island foods.
Join Columbia Memorial Space Center for SPACE EXPO at Long Beach Comic Con. This special two-day event is full of innovative programs that connect space exploration, science discoveries, movies, comic books, sci-fi and pop culture.
Enjoy Greek food and desserts, dancing lessons and performances, live music, a full carnival, specialty shopping and more.
Visit the fair where everyone is bound to have a good time! Featuring exhibits and contests, live animals and shows, kids' activities, historic trains, a family marketplace, plus plenty of crafts, rides, games and food!
Beware the Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow! Bring the family out to see this unique live performance at Maverick Theatre.
Join Santa Monica Playhouse for a heart-warming and unique Snow White story.
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.
Ocean Institute beach cleanups removed over 1,000 pounds of trash in 2018. Help prevent even more trash from entering our ocean in 2019.
The Huntington Beach Historical Society is proud to host the 26th annual Civil War Days Living History Event in Huntington Beach Central Park on the 155th anniversary of America's Civil War.
A celebration of comic books and pop culture that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators and creators of all types of pop culture.
The Fairy Birthday Party is filled with fun, dancing, games, fairy unicorn readings, fairy face painting, one-on-one time with the Fairy Princess, food and frolic.
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.
Venture out to the beach for a family fun-filled day of music, games, rides, vendors, food, raffles, and much more!
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.
Drop by the museum's Sculpture Garden and challenge a friend to a game of chess.
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.
Join the Redondo Pier Association for their Summer of Music with concerts on the pier.
The price is right at these free summer concerts, sure to entertain the whole family.
Take a break from shopping and enjoy some great local artists performing on the Long Beach Towne Center promenade stage, with a splash pad, kids' play area, eateries and fireplace lounge nearby.
Join the Civic Theatre Under the Stars in their upcoming summer production of Rock on Broadway, a musical "rock-umentary" featuring smash hit songs from some of the greatest rock musicals ever to hit Broadway.
Rock on Broadway is a musical "rock-umentary" featuring smash hit songs from some of the greatest rock musicals ever to hit Broadway.
There’s a luminous underwater world just waiting to shine! Learn about the remarkable ability of some marine animals to glow in the dark and witness this curiously beautiful phenomenon.
On the first Sunday of every month, Chuck E. Cheese opens two hours early, specifically for children with autism and other special needs.
Follow the White Rabbit down the rabbit hole to experience Wonderland, a labyrinth full of strange and impossible décor to fill your home for Halloween.
Join The Broad Stage for Broad Fest, a day of free outdoor music, interactive entertainment and performances, dancing and other creative activities.
Tour the facility, including the loop trail and marine life.
Pack a picnic for this kid-friendly event, also featuring a complimentary Children's Arts & Crafts section. Art in Bixby Park is free to attend, with food trucks, live artist demos and live music. The art exhibit will feature illustration, photography, fine art, modern art, contemporary art, jewelry, ceramics and more.
Food, music, entertainment, and arts and crafts from cultures and ethnicities throughout the world.
This colorful, family-friendly music festival includes live concert performances by artists, Instrument Petting Zoo, and arts and crafts.
Dana Wharf Sportfishing invites all children to come to our dock side fishing clinic and learn hands on techniques on fishing from the experts.
Create memories together and have fun as you make, look and talk art at Andell Family Sundays.
In this two-hour Baking 101 workshop, Lil’ Chefs (age 5+) will spend the evening baking as they make brown butter blondies and fudge brownies with a white chocolate mocha swirl. Lil’ Chefs will learn the importance of properly measuring wet and dry ingredients, how to follow a recipe, and teamwork.
Sunday Circle is a monthly event for the children, volunteers and staff of The Friendship Circle to come together for a variety of entertainment, recreation and enrichment activities such as music, art, sports, and dance sessions.