Here is a quick list of things to do with kids this weekend. May it lead you to happy moments with your kids!
El Capitan Theatre
6838 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028
August 10 through August 20, 2017
Hakuna Matata! An unforgettable story, breathtaking animation, beloved characters and award-winning music sets the stage for the Lion King sing-along, a Disney classic that follows the adventures of Simba, the feisty lion cub who just can't wait to be king.
10 W Harbor Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001
August 10 through August 13, 2017
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
The Ventura County Fair features a fantastic selection of favorite attractions for the whole family. The Carnival Midway is jammed with all sorts of amusements, and there is also the Children’s Dell with special activities just for youngsters. You can visit the animals at the Livestock Center, and learn to milk a cow. Children can even drive a kid-sized tractor. Other highlights include a concert series, cowboy poem contest, the annual parade, rodeo, motorsports, exhibits, food, and contests.
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
3720 Stephen M White Dr, San Pedro, CA 90731
August 10 through August 12, 2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Shark Week returns to CMA and features special shark crafts and activities each day! Check-out amazing Shark specimens like real shark skin, shark teeth and shark egg cases. Plus! You can create your very own Shark Egg Case. Visit the library to read-up on all things sharks with special Shark Week book display, check-out shark videos playing through-out Shark Week, like BBC shark programs or test your knowledge with some Shark Week word puzzles!
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles
900 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90007
Friday August 11, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Spend your Friday night checking out science and nature, and brightening your life with nature-inspired take-home activities. Have a picnic or get a little lost in the Nature Gardens – all while the beats from live music performances set the mood. Get your last week of summer on at NHMLA with your family.
13650 Mindanao Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
Burton Chace Park
Saturday August 12, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
In its 17th year, the Marina del Rey Summer Concerts present exciting symphonic and pop concerts at the beautiful Burton Chace Park. Enjoy a serene sunset by the water & brilliant music under the stars for free! Seating is festival-style, available on a first come, first served basis. Take a blanket or low-back lawn/beach chairs.
Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens
5333 Zoo Dr, Los Angeles, California 90027
August 12 & 13, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join the Herd in celebration of World Elephant Day, where you’ll learn amazing facts about these magnificent animals and explore various ways that the Zoo and others are working to safeguard elephants in the wild. Go behind the scenes at the state-of-the-art Elephants of Asia exhibit to see how the elephants are cared for and get insights into their behaviors and characteristic. Discover all the fascinating ways that elephants use their dexterous noses, and more!!
23 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, California 91105
Saturday, August 12, 2011
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This Saturday, Old Pasadena becomes the canvas for a day of art & play. BoldPas is an ephemeral intersection of design, architecture, art, history, and public space featuring selected site-specific installations in Old Pasadena’s unique historic settingWorks from L.A. artists will feature a “bold” theme, displaying bright colors, surprising scale, and playfulness; many encourage direct interaction with viewers.