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Fun Things To Do With Kids Today, Oct 20th

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. Our list of fun things to do in Los Angeles today include Boo at the LA Zoo, Underwood Family Farms' Cow Boy Weekend, Night of the Jack, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Front Porch Cinema, and much more!

Boo at the Zoo, LA Zoo, Fun With Kids in LA

LA Zoo, 5333 Zoo Dr

Los Angeles, CA 90027

10:00am - 4:00pm

Treat the imagination at Boo at the L.A. Zoo, where you’ll find Halloween adventure and special entertainment—including live performances, special animal feedings, pumpkin carving, and more.

Theatre West

3333 Cahuenga Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90068


Storybook Theatre’s fun-filled version of this famous story has lots of singing, dancing, audience participation, and a funny witch with a handsome prince. The children in the audience become the seven dwarfs who help rescue Snow White. ($12 children, $15 adults)

Santa Monica Pier

200 Santa Monica Pier

Santa Monica, CA

6 pm - 9:30 pm

Unwind on the front porch of California after a long week with your favorite movies. There will be films, food, drinks and fun, and the movies are free! Take your own chair, or there are old-time lawn chairs for rent. Check the website for schedule of the movies.

The Broad

221 S. Grand Ave

Los Angeles, CA

11:00 am

The Broad's Family Weekend Workshop offers free activities and workshop to engage with the art of The Broad museum as well as with acclaimed chef Timothy Hollingsworth of Otium, the restaurant adjacent to the museum. You also get to make your own creative souvenirs to take home. Family Weekend Workshop is free but have limited availability. You need to make reservations before you go.


OZ at Nine O'Clock Players - FUN WITH KIDS IN LA



Lion Garud, Discovery Cube Orange County, Fun With Kids in LA

Discovery Cube Orange County

2500 N Main St.

Santa Ana, CA 92705

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Explore the Pride Lands with Kion and his friends! Train with each member of the Lion Guard to protect the balance of the Circle of Life. Enjoy hands-on activities and imaginative play and discover the importance of teamwork as well as the unique traits of the Lion Guard.

Underwood Family Farms, Pumpkin Patch | Fun With Kids in LA

Underwood Family Farms

3370 Sunset Valley Rd.

Moorpark, CA 93021

9:00am - 6:00pm

Wild West comes to the Underwood Family Farms as part of their 21st Annual Fall Harvest Festival on Saturday, October 20 & Sunday, October 21. The weekend will be filled with all things cowboy! Weekend Festival admission includes tractor-drawn wagon ride, corn maze, corn stalk labyrinth, Pig Races, Animal Show, Pumpkin House, Pumpkin playhouse, live music and entertainment, access to Pick-Your-Own fields and Pumpkin Patch, Animal Center including Bee Barn, hay pyramids, Fun Hill, Kid's Corral, Farmer Craig's Chicken Show, Combine Slide and more!

Disneyland, Holloween in Disneyland | Fun With Kids in LA

Disneyland Resort

1313 Disneyland Dr.

Anaheim, CA 92802

Various Times

The Spell Is Cast… Halloween has started at Disneyland. Visit “Radiator Screams” to see some of your fave characters decked out in hilarious Haul-O-Ween costumes. Or join Rocket in his race to rescue a fellow Guardian during this daring Halloween adventure.

The Great Pumpkin Hunt | Fun With Kids in LA

South Coast Botanic Garden

26300 Crenshaw Boulevard

Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274

Various times

Locate birdhouses inhabited by parrots, owls, woodpeckers and hawks to collect their clues and find the hidden pumpkin garden. Move throughout the 87-acre garden in this perfect fall excursion. Remember to wear comfy clothes and shoes for outdoors and take a water bottle!

The El Capitan Theatre

6838 Hollywood Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90028

Various Times

Get in the Halloween spirit by celebrating the 25th anniversary of Hocus Pocus. Hollywood's El Capitan Theatre conjures up this frightfully fun tale of the sinister sisters who return from 17th-century Salem after they're accidentally summoned by three unsuspecting young pranksters. Filled with bewitching laughs and magic, this hilarious film is perfect for the whole family.

Natural History Museum

900 Exposition Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA 90007

10 am - 5 pm

Walk through a safe, fascinating open-air pavilion and learn about the amazing engineering that goes into each spider's web. Explore the pavilion and walk through a maze of orb weavers and their intricate webs, and hear stories about these remarkable creatures as you wander around the Spider Den to see spiders in enclosed habitats.

The Bob Baker Marionette Theater

1345 West First Street

Los Angeles, CA 90026

Various times

Halloween Spooktacular is a delightful, family-friendly, hour long musical revue, set to haunting and jazzy holiday-themed tunes celebrating nearly every decade. Following each performance, you are invited to join the Puppeteers for some after show refreshments in the setting of the charmingly thrilling historical Party Room.

King Gillette Ranch

26800 Mulholland Hwy

Calabasas, CA 91302

6:30pm - 7:30pm

The immersive experience showcases thousands of hand-carved, illuminated pumpkins, situated throughout the stunning property at King Gillette Ranch. Expect to see some larger than life pumpkin installations as well as detailed artist depictions of your favorite movie stars, sports heroes, and animated characters. In addition to the attractions, there will be seasonal food and beverage offerings from some of LA’s top food trucks and vendors. Nights Of The Jack is a Halloween event tailored for all ages.





Johnny Carson Park

400 Bob Hope Drive

Burbank, CA

9 am – 2 pm

This Saturday, The Burbank Police Foundation, along with Burbank Kiwanis For Fun Foundation, will host their 3rd Annual Family Fun Day event at Johnny Carson Park, in Burbank. Festivities will include a pancake breakfast, a car show, a Burbank Police K-9 demonstration, many family-friendly activities & entertainment, snacks and more! The awarding of the car show trophies will begin at 1:30pm.

Griffith Park, Fern Dell

2332 Fern Dell Drive

Los Angeles, CA 90068

10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Join in the search through the forest for faeries for an interactive, musical adventure. Following the morning performance, enjoy the fairy Halloween party, storytelling, dancing, games, fairy unicorn readings, fairy face painting, one-on-one time with the fairies, food, frolic and fun. You and your children can go in costume.

The Broad Stage

1310 11th Street

Santa Monica, CA 90401

11:00 am

Pacífico Dance Company is dedicated to the performance and preservation of traditional Mexican dance. Enjoy this colorful fusion of dance, culture and folklore. All Family Programs feature pre-show activities. Arrive an hour early to enjoy art projects!

The Annenberg Space for Photography

2000 Avenue of the Stars

Los Angeles, CA 90067

11 am – 4 pm

Get Wild this weekend at the Annenberg Space for Photography. There will be a full day of fun as the Annenberg celebrates the opening of their National Geographic Photo Ark exhibition. Free activities includes wildlife meet-and-greets with animals from the Wildlife Learning Center and the Los Angeles Zoo, live music, face-painting, storytelling, food trucks, arts and crafts, and more!




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