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Adventure City

January 21, 2019

Anaheim – Adventure City is guaranteed to entertain young families, with 17 exciting rides and attractions, including the Drop Zone, a 50-foot free-fall tower and the all new Rewind Racers roller coaster. Great for birthday parties, too! Read More

Adventure City

January 21, 2020

Anaheim – Play in Adventure City as long as you like; enjoy one-hour in the whimsical Party Station eating pizza and other treats served by your own party hostess; take a private train ride with your child as the engineer, and much more. Read More

Applied Music Studio

May 2, 2019

Los Alamitos – Enhance your child’s (3+) education by trying a free lesson at Applied Music Studio! They offer instruction in viola, violin, voice, piano, guitar, drums, woodwinds and theory, as well as a Keyboard for Kids program, all taught by degreed professionals; also, lessons for jazz, orchestra and choir preparation. Read More

Arts & Learning Conservatory

March 14, 2019

Costa Mesa – Theater for youth as young as kindergarten; vocal workshop; beginning acting; teen voice; intro to tap; and improv. After-school programs, musical camps and school productions. Read More

Bionerds

April 5, 2019

Various Locations – Bionerds offers one-day or weekly camps from half-day to full-day, during school breaks, including summer. The camps are jam-packed with fun and hands-on biology activities for children (grades K-8) throughout Orange County. Read More

Bionerds

April 5, 2019

Orange County – Is your curious child having a birthday soon? Leave it to Bionerds to wow him or her and their friends with a fun and hands-on biology workshop party! Read More

Blue Submarine

January 19, 2020

The Blue Submarine offers fun, educational adventures in marine biology. They bring live tidepool animals to you, adding an unforgettable experience to your birthday party or special event. English/Spanish bilingual programs also available. Read More

Blue Submarine

January 19, 2020

Long Beach – The Blue Submarine is a marine biology outreach program offering classes and activities for students pre-K through 8th grade. Topics are presented in an interactive format and live tidepool animals are available for certain classes. Birthday party packages are available. Read More

Blue Submarine

January 30, 2020

Various Locations – The Blue Submarine is a marine biology outreach program offering classes and activities for students pre-K through 8th grade. They can also bring live tidepool animals to you, adding an unforgettable experience to a birthday party, school program or special event. Read More

Chang Orthodontics

March 2, 2020

Los Alamitos – Drs. Russell Chang and Christine Chung use only proven techniques and technology and tailor treatment for each patient’s specific needs and concerns. They want to provide you with the highest quality orthodontic care in a family-friendly, fun and cooperative environment, using the right combination of advanced orthodontic technology and a personal touch. Read More

Children’s Home Society of California

February 12, 2020

Parents can obtain free information on licensed child-care facilities that match their needs. Listings are maintained on licensed child-care centers, family child-care homes, before and after-school programs, public and private schools, and child-care assistance programs.  Read More

Children’s Nature Retreat

September 9, 2019

Alpine – If your children love animals, The Children’s Nature Retreat is the perfect place to celebrate their birthday! Your child and guests will spend the day exploring the great outdoors, feeding and learning all about many animals. Includes all-day admission, one-hour guided tour with a dedicated animal keeper, animal feeding and more! Read More

Columbia Memorial Space Center

February 15, 2019

Downey – Hands-on learning center that is dedicated to bringing the wonder and excitement of space science to children of all ages. Classes and workshops are held regularly, plus a robotics lab, where participants are taught the principles of robotic programming, engineering, failure analysis and mission management. Robotics badge/patch workshops for scouts are also offered. Read More

Discovery Cube Orange County

March 8, 2020

Santa Ana – Discovery Cube Orange County is filled with fun, interactive exhibits and science safe activities in themed areas including: Inspector Training Course, Boeing Rocket Lab, Science of Hockey and more. Cutting-edge activities will educate and entertain everyone from kids of all ages to the kid in all of us. Read More

Downey Unified School District

March 2, 2020

Downey – Downey Unified School District believes in engaging all students to excel and become self-motivated learners. Using modern techniques and an academically rigorous curriculum, DUSD prepares students to be globally competitive and graduate college and career ready. Read More

East West Ice Palace

December 27, 2018

Artesia – Ice rink offers public skating, skating classes for kids (3+) and adults, freestyle sessions, in-house hockey, hockey classes, youth travel hockey league, adult hockey league, stick time and broomball. Competitive synchronized skating teams and classes also available. Read More

East West Ice Palace

February 25, 2019

Artesia – Fun party package includes public skating admission, private party room, pizza, cake, soft drinks, party decor, plus skate time. Skating lessons available upon request. Read More

El Dorado Nature Center

March 8, 2019

Long Beach – Covering 105 acres with two miles of dirt trails and a 1/4 mile paved trail wind around two lakes, a stream and forested areas. Special events, workshops, and educational programs offered throughout the year. Read More

El Dorado Regional Park Archery Range

March 13, 2019

Long Beach – Free instruction to improve skills and consistent shooting technique (8+). Must take safety class before taking beginning class; sign up begins at 9 a.m. Advanced, 9-10:20 a.m.; beginners, 10:30-11:50 a.m.; and safety class, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Equipment provided. Read More

Fairmont Schools

March 18, 2020

Orange County – Founded in 1953 by a family of educational pioneers, Fairmont Schools Preschool – 12th grade program cultivates ingenuity, diversity, and curiosity. Fairmont students are top performers throughout Orange County, including in STEM subjects and foreign languages, and flourish in athletics and the arts. Read More

First Field Farm

February 24, 2020

Cerritos – Instruction in English horseback riding and jumping for beginning through advanced students. They are a recognized Riding Academy by the USHJA, and have a trainer that is a USHJA Certified. Private and group lessons. Horses are provided. Read More

Girl Scouts of Los Angeles

February 5, 2019

Various Locations – By participating in Girl Scouts’ age-appropriate, girl-led activities, your girl will do more than she ever thought she could: from zip-lining through pine forests to developing apps for good. Today, girls are dreamers, makers, and innovators… girls possess the power and the skills to make the world a better place. Read More

Golf N’ Stuff Family Fun Park

February 28, 2019

Norwalk – Have your child’s next birthday party, team party or scouting event at Golf N’ Stuff Family Fun Park! Packages can include easy or challenging mini golf and exciting rides, including go-karts, bumper boats, Disk O’ Thrill ride and kiddie train. Read More

Jazz Angels

February 26, 2020

Signal Hill – Level-specific jazz bands comprised of young musicians ages 9-17. Musicians learn to play this great American music through a unique method of music mentoring. Read More

Kelly Summer Music Therapy Studio

March 11, 2019

Long Beach – Music therapy for children with developmental disabilities. It can help your child to reach educational/IEP goals, improve communication, improve gross/fine motor skills, express feelings, and improve emotional and affective development. Mention Kidsguide for a free first lesson. Read More

Kelly Summer Vocal Studio

March 11, 2019

Long Beach – Voice lessons for kids and adults who want to improve their singing ability. Kelly is a career singer and voice teacher with a Masters Degree in vocal performance. Read More

Lakewood Recreation and Community Services

October 9, 2019

Lakweood – Programs include: academic classes, baseball/softball, basketball, camps, dance, family events, flag football, golf, gymnastics, horseback riding, ice skating, ice hockey, martial arts, music, parties, skateboarding, soccer, swim instruction, tennis, tutoring, volleyball and more! Read More

Leeway Sailing Center

March 8, 2020

Long Beach – Classes are offered for beginner to intermediate sailors, including bay kayaking and sailing using Sabot, Keelboat and Capri 14 boats. Group, private or semi-private lessons are available. Birthday party packages, too. Read More

Let’s Have a Cart Party

January 22, 2020

Since 1969, Let’s Have a Cart Party has been preparing fresh food at your party site in front of your guests. Kenny Baines hand-selects only the finest produce for your occasion. Carts include: kosher hot dogs, gourmet pizza, chicken nuggets, french fries, baked potato bar, cotton candy, ice cream sundaes, fresh hot cookies, crepes, chocolate fountains and many more. Click for discount coupon. Read More

Lil’ Chef School

March 13, 2019

Irvine – From Wok on the Wild Side to Cupcake Wars, the Lil’ Chefs parties let parents relax and enjoy the show! Boy Scout Merit Badge, Girl Scouts (all levels, from Daisy to Senior Scouts), Adventure Guides and programs for other groups are also offered. Read More

Long Beach Parks Recreation and Marine

March 13, 2019

Long Beach – Parents and Me Pre-K Readiness, Readwrite Kinder Prep, Reading, Math and More Preschool, ReadWrite en Español (4-6), Reading Development, Math Development, Spanish Language Immersion (10 mos – 6 yrs), Baby and Toddler Sign Language (2 mos – 4 yrs), Computer Coding (6-9), and a variety of STEM classes. Read More

Long Beach Parks Recreation and Marine

October 9, 2019

Long Beach – Academics, archery, arts, baseball, basketball, boating and sailing classes, cooking, no-cost drop-in after-school programs, dance, gymnastics, martial arts, music, parties, skateboarding, hockey, soccer, swimming, teen centers, tennis, theater arts, and volleyball, plus vacation-break workshops at the El Dorado Nature Center and a free summer Be Safe program at selected parks. Read More

Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine

October 8, 2019

Long Beach – Eight, free drop-in skate parks are available at Bixby Park, Drake Park, El Dorado Park West, Fourteenth Street Park, Houghton Park, McBride, Orizaba Park and Silverado Parks. Skateboarding classes are also offered for ages 5-13. Read More.

Music Moves in Me

June 3, 2020

Mobile Service – Mobile music and movement classes for babies and toddlers. Explore rhythm, simple intervals, percussion instruments, puppet play, and story time. Read More

Music Together at the Beach

February 26, 2020

Long Beach – Music Together is an early childhood music and movement program for children from birth through 5 and the adults who love them. Families are engaged in active music making, to enhance the development of the basic music skills of singing in tune and keeping a steady beat. Read More

My Gym Children’s Fitness Center Long Beach LIVE

March 7, 2019

Signal Hill – Children, ages 6 weeks – 13 years, gain confidence and self-esteem in this innovative, non-competitive tumbling and gymnastics program. Age-appropriate games, relays, fitness exercise, sports skills, group activities, and song and dance, along with the constantly changing equipment setups. Virtual and in-person classes. Read More

My Gym Children’s Fitness Center Long Beach LIVE

March 7, 2019

Signal Hill – My Gym LIVE brings exciting, customized birthday parties to your home, living room, or backyard. Children have loads of fun as they dance, play games, party, and make memories together with LIVE entertainment delivered by My Gym Party Specialists! When California is in stage 4 of re-opening, they will be announcing the opening of our In-Gym Awesome Birthday Parties! Read More

My Gym Children’s Fitness Center Long Beach LIVE

March 7, 2019

Long Beach- As experts in early child development, they understand how pre-kindergarten education impacts children’s emotional, social, and cognitive development. In their commitment to educate the whole child, we now offer the My Gym Preschool Prep Program! Read More

Oakwood Academy Schools

February 9, 2020

Various Locations – Oakwood Academy Schools offer an accelerated academic program with a hands-on approach to learning. Enrichment activities such as karate, swimming, piano, dance and gymnastics are offered. Get $50 off registration fee for new students. Read More

Parties By Erin & Co.

March 20, 2020

Face Painting, balloons, characters and magicians. Relays, obstacle courses, games and specialty parties. No child is too young or too old and no event is too large or too small for these party planning experts! Read More

PDGA USA Premiere Diving Instruction

August 20, 2020

Santa Fe Springs – Beginner diving instruction for boys and girls, plus Team Diving from Novice-JO to Senior Level. Training is provided by experts with an aim to help students improve their skill levels so that they can eventually become part of a team and participate in competitions. Participants must be age 5+ and be able to swim. Practice is held 2-3 days a week. Read More

PDGA/Straight A’s Gymnastics Academy – Kid’s Day & Virtual School Program

August 20, 2020

Santa Fe Springs – This unique day camp was specifically designed for children who are required to participate in distance learning for the 2020-21 school year. It will allow children to have a structured day with their peers since they currently cannot be in a traditional school setting. They also offer Seasonal Day Camps in the winter and summer which feature gymnastics, arts & crafts, science activities, field trips, and more! Read More

Pediatric Medical Center

February 25, 2020

Long Beach – Comprehensive medical care for patients from birth through college with special expertise in: school underachievement and complex diagnostic and management problems. Each physician is active in the education and training of pediatric residents and medical students. Read More

Pretend City Children’s Museum

February 11, 2019

Irvine – A birthday party at Pretend City Children’s Museum will create lasting memories that your little ones will be talking about for years to come. Their variety of birthday party packages are sure to make a birthday wish come true! Read More

Pretend City Children’s Museum

February 13, 2019

Irvine – Pretend City Children’s Museum is an interconnected city designed for children (infant-8). The city is comprised of a grocery store, farm, doctor’s office, art studio, amphitheater, beach, marina, construction site and many other exhibits. At Pretend City, children learn through role play based on real-world experience. Read More

Pretend City Children’s Museum

March 5, 2019

Irvine – Special events are offered monthly for families with children on the autism spectrum or with physical disabilities. These events allow children and their parents/caretakers to play in a sensitive-friendly environment along with other families. Read More

Rancho Los Cerritos

February 13, 2019

Long Beach – Historic site includes an 1844 adobe home, lush gardens, and rotating exhibits. Special events, such as Creation Stations, Mud Mania, and storytimes are held throughout the year. Guided tours and summer camps are available. Read More

Rancho Rio Verde

March 3, 2020

Long Beach – Rancho Rio Verde services include: Riding Lessons, Equestrian Training, Hunters, Boarding, Horse Transportation, Camps, Clinics, and Trail Access. Read More

Rise Up Athletics

February 13, 2020

Los Alamitos – Providing quality fitness programs for children ages 1-18 for over 42 years! Parent and me classes, gymnastics for boys and girls, recreational/cheer tumbling coed classes, gymnastics and acrobatics coed classes, private birthday parties, All-Star competitive cheerleading, seasonal camps and more. Read More

Rise Up Athletics

February 13, 2020

Los Alamitos – With over 20K square feet of gymnastics equipment and a private party room for refreshments, your child and their friends can enjoy over several hours of active-play in a fun and safe environment. With exciting attractions like astro-jumps, tumbling trampoline, castle playhouse, interactive games/obstacle courses and so much more, your child will enjoy their best birthday party yet! Read More

Rise Up Athletics All Star Cheerleading

February 13, 2020

Los Alamitos – Rise Up Athletics All-Star cheer is a non-school affiliated program that competes locally and out-of-state in the sport of competitive cheerleading. RUA All Stars teaches all levels of cheer from their prep teams to senior-level advanced teams. Read More

Sandie Mercer Ranch at Lakewood Equestrian Center

February 24, 2020

Lakewood – Private and group instruction (6+) for Western, English and Jumping. Beginner – advanced lessons can be arranged to fit your schedule. Lessons are available six days a week on your horse or theirs. Summer camps are also offered, plus scout groups earning merit badges. Read More

Sewing Lab Los Alamitos

March 13, 2019

Los Alamitos – A fun, three-hour sewing party, where party go-ers learn how to safely use a sewing machine, and sew their own party favor – a reversible tote bag or a stuffed animal. Read More

Sewing with Jane

January 15, 2020

Long Beach – Hand sewing for ages 6 and up. Machine sewing for ages 9 and up (machines provided). Small, projected-based group classes for beginning through intermediate sewers. Hand sewers complete craft projects. Machine sewers create simple clothing or crafts. Read More

Shared Science

January 29, 2019

Greater Long Beach – Kids engineer fun through inventive and playful classes, camps, custom workshops (and even parties!), and competitive robotics. LEGO Ed with the engineering design process and physical science concepts captivate K-12 brains. First Lego League Robotics Team available too. Read More

Shrek the Musical in Cerritos

July 17, 2019

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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.

Skateboarding Parties with Skatedogs

February 12, 2019

Various Locations – Skatedogs comes to your home with portable ramps and rails to create a custom skatepark for a one-of-a-kind birthday party. Guests can ride ramps and get skateboarding tips from an experienced instructor. Read More

Skatedogs

December 27, 2018

Various Locations – After-school and weekend classes in skateboarding. Offered in conjunction with recreation departments, they offer classes for all ability levels. Kids (5-13) make new friends, advance their skateboarding skills, and most importantly, have fun – all in Skatedogs’ private skatepark. They also offer private lessons, birthday parties and camps during school breaks.  Read More

St. Catherine’s Academy

March 15, 2019

Anaheim – St. Catherine’s Academy (SCA) is an all boys’ Catholic school with a military tradition serving students in transitional kindergarten to 8th grade. SCAs military tradition provides a structured environment that helps boys grow into responsible, self-motivated young men. Read More

St. Hedwig School

April 8, 2019

Los Alamitos – Serving students from TK-8th grade, St. Hedwig School strives to develop the whole child, one who is academically competitive and who demonstrates good character grounded in Catholic values. They aim to provide an exceptional educational experience and to empower students to face the challenges of 21st century learning and make a difference in their world. Read More

Straight A’s Gymnastics Academy

August 20, 2020

Santa Fe Springs – Recreational gymnastics, plus Team Gymnastics for Girls, JO Levels 2-10 and Xcel. Training is provided by experts with an aim to help students improve their skill levels so that they can eventually become part of a team and participate in competitions. A variety of classes, starting at preschool age, are offered in person and online – even specialty classes, including tumbling, acrobats and Ninja Zone. Read More

Tennis Anyone

June 18, 2019

Various Locations – Tennis instruction for all ability levels. Students are taught level-appropriate skills to take their game to a new level, from beginning to high school prep. Pee Wee Academy, Junior Tennis Academy, tournaments, small group, and semi-private and private lessons. Read More

The Circus Science Spectacular in La Mirada

February 10, 2020

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Presenting science, circus-style! Using juggling, balancing, magic and more to illustrate concepts of science, this interactive, educational show entertains and amazes audiences of all ages (recommended for ages 4+).

The Rinks Hockey Camp

The Rinks

March 3, 2019

Various Locations – Public skating sessions, skate rentals, full-service snack bars, Learn-to-Skate classes, Learn-to-Play Hockey Program and leagues, plus party packages and camps. Read More

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