There is always so much to do with kids in Los Angeles, and at Fun With Kids in LA, we are dedicated to bring you the best of them. It is the last weekend of BubbleFest at Discovery Cube Orange County, and if you haven't been there yet, this is one event you wouldn't want to miss. We also highly recommend a visit to the Underwood Family Farm this weekend as they continue to celebrate their Springtime Easter Festival.
Other fun events this weekend to do with kids include Knott's Boysenberry Festival, Sidewalk Speedsters at Peterson Museum, Day out with Thomas, King Tut Exhibition, L.A. Dance Project at Wallis Annenberg Center of Performing Art, and Home Depot Kids Workshop.
Discovery Cube Orange County
2500 N Main St
Santa Ana, CA 92705,
Now - Apr 8th
BubbleFest continues this weekend with bubble spectacular, featuring hands-on family fun and the return of the Mega Bubblefest Laser Show! Interact with bubble activities and learn more about the science behind the soapy fun. Activities include Bubble Lab, Water Spheres, Bubble Exhibits, Mega Bubbles Courtyard, early Learners bubble exploration for guests 5 and under, and the amazing bubble show like you have never experienced before!
Petersen Automotive Museum
6060 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Now - Oct 14th
A special exhibit dedicated for children fascinated with fast cars! The display features a diverse range of child-sized race cars, from old to new, electric-to-gas powered to sophisticated, and affordable to luxurious. With a focus on cars that could be “raced” by adolescents in competition, the exhibition Sidewalk Speedsters: The Grown-up World of Children’s Cars examines the development, purpose and meaning of vehicles that were often campaigned in friendly competition, but because of their tiny size, effectively preclude their use by adults.
California Science Center
700 Exposition Park Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90037
Now - Apr 21st
To Celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the discovery of King Tut’s tomb, the California Science Center proudly presents the world premiere of KING TUT: TREASURES OF THE GOLDEN PHARAOH–the largest King Tut exhibition ever toured! Discover over 150 authentic artifacts from King Tut’s celebrated tomb–60 of which have never traveled outside of Egypt, until now.
In a dramatic new presentation, dazzling multimedia complements rare artifacts to take you on an immersive journey of the pharaoh’s quest for immortality. Examine exquisite rings found on King Tut’s fingers, opulent jewelry that adorned his body, and the gold sandals placed on his feet upon burial. Discover how the scientific analysis of King Tut’s 3,300-year-old mummy has revealed new information about his health and lineage, and how cutting-edge technologies have played a role in discovering new tombs and analyzing existing ones in ways never before imagined.
Underwood Family Farms
3370 Sunset Valley Rd.
Moorpark, CA 93021, USA
Apr 7th - Apr 8th 9:00am - 6:00pm
Underwood Family Farms continue their Easter Celebration this weekend on the farm with the Springtime Easter Festival. There are so many activities to do at the farm such as Egg Hunt, Tractor Drawn Wagon Ride, Easter Bunny & Giant Easter Basket Photo Opportunity, Easter Storyboard Labyrinth, Finger Funnies Game, Kids Corral, Bee Barn, Giant Haystack, Combine Slide Farmer Craig's Chicken Show, Antique Tractor & Machinery Displays, Egg n' Spoon & Gunny Sack Races and many more. The Animal Show & Tractor-Drawn Wagon Ride are included with admission.
Wallis Annenberg Center for Performance Art
9390 N Santa Monica Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90210, USA
Apr 5th - Apr 7th
The Wallis is thrilled to announce L.A. Dance Project as its first Company-in-Residence! Collaborating with the company’s Artistic Director Benjamin Millepied, The Wallis welcomes L.A. Dance Project in a series of programs in spring of 2018.
Knott's Berry Farm
8039 Beach Blvd.
Buena Park, CA 90620
Apr 5th - Apr 8th
Knott's Berry Farm FestivalKnott’s Berry Farm is the birthplace of THE Boysenberry and each spring, Knott’s celebrates the flavorful berry and its historic roots during the Knott’s Boysenberry Festival with unique food and live entertainment. The food festival features over 75 one-of-a-kind boysenberry inspired dishes, drinks and more, plus foot-stompin’ entertainment, the Wine and Craft Brew Tasting Garden, and family fun everyone will love!
From sun up to sun down, the festival offers good ol’ fashion food, fun and entertainment. Pick up a tasting card to sample a few of the most popular boysenberry dishes in the park. For guests with a hankerin’ for some live entertainment, the options are endless with live music throughout the park. The limited-time food festival is included with admission to Knott’s Berry Farm. Cost: Online: As Low As $43.00 / Gate: $79.00.
Southern California Railway Museum
2201 S A St.
Perris, CA 92570
Apr 5th - Apr 15th
Take a ride with Thomas, meet Percy and Sir Topham Hatt, and enjoy a day of family fun! Day Out With Thomas is a family event that offers aspiring engineers and their families the unique opportunity to take a ride with the classic storybook engine, Thomas the Tank Engine, at regional heritage railroads across the country. Cost: $16 - $25
Home Depot, All Locations
Apr 7th 9:00am - 12:00pm
Encourage a love for nature and ornithology in our hands-on workshop where you and your child can build a window birdhouse. Your young birdwatcher can observe birds’ behaviors like building a nest and watching eggs hatch without the need for expensive equipment. Once your birdhouse is built, your child can decorate it with paint and stickers.
All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last. Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron, and pin. Find a Home Depot near you.
For more events this weekend and any other day of the week, see our fun and searchable Event Calendar!