Fun Things To Do With Kids in LA this Weekend, April 5-7


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 this weekend includes Bunny Brunch at American Girl, Spring Hoppening at Malibu Bluffs Park, Butterfly Pavilion at NHMLA, Spring Fling at LA Zoo, Children's Earth Day at STAR Eco Station, The Renaissance Pleasure Fair, and many more.


Bunny Brunch at American Girl Place

189 The Grove Dr.

Los Angeles, CA 90036

April 7th

8:30 am – 10 am

For a truly memorable experience for girls ages 3 and up, The Grove’s American Girl will offer special Bunny Brunches on April 7 & 14, complete with delightful brunch offerings and a keepsake 5x7 photo to take home, all for $27 per person. Reservations can be made online.

Spring Hoppening

Malibu Bluffs Park

24250 Pacific Coast Hwy

Malibu, CA 90265

April 5th

3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Participate in this free event in Malibu in celebration of Spring. The activities include Face Painting, Soccer with Super Soccer Stars, Gymnastics with Monarchs, Pictures with the Easter Bunny, and Egg Hunts at 3 pm. There are also Food Trucks, Carnival Games, and Giveaways!

Butterfly Pavilion

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

900 W Exposition Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90037

Now – Sept 2nd

9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Butterflies are taking flight at NHM! Get up close to beautiful butterflies in the new Butterfly Pavilion. This seasonal exhibit features more flight space, more resting spots, and more natural light. There will be hundreds of free-flying butterflies inside, and the awesome Gallery Interpreters who can explain why these animals are so special.

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Springtime Easter Festival

Underwood Family Farms

3370 Sunset Valley Road

Moorpark, CA 93021

Now - April 22nd

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Celebrate spring on the farm with the annual Springtime Easter Festival in Moorpark from March 30th to Monday, April 22nd. Enjoy so many activities including egg hunts, egg coloring, make your own Easter baskets, photo opportunities with Easter bunny, and many more at the farm. (Admission: $8-$12/person)

James and the Giant Peach

Nine O'Clock Players

1367 North Saint Andrews Place

Los Angeles, CA 90028

April 7th

2:00pm

Roald Dahl's fantastical tale of a boy, his insect friends and their amazing journey across the ocean on a giant piece of fruit. Featuring a wickedly tuneful score by the Tony Award-nominated team of Pasek and Paul and a delightfully quirky book by Timothy Allen McDonald (Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka), critics rave: James and the Giant Peach is a "master peach! A magical production for the whole family to enjoy.

The Renaissance Pleasure Faire

15501 E Arrow Hwy

Covina, CA 91722

April 6th - May 19th

10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Hear ye! Hear ye! Frolicsome merriment abound upon the opening day of the Renaissance Pleasure Faire. Immerse yourself in a village of more than 1,600 costumed performers and artisans including dazzling acrobats, internationally acclaimed musicians, juggling jokers & jesters, willful wenches, and jousting knights are ready to celebrate! Complete with 16th Century games, rides, arts, crafts, food, music, and dance, recreating the celebratory spring day in the mid-1500s when the world arrived to entertain Queen Elizabeth in the English Seaport of Deptford. ($15-$29.95)

19th Annual Children's Earth Day Festival

STAR Eco Station

10101 Jefferson Blvd.

Culver City, CA 90232

April 7th

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

It is STAR Eco Station 19th Annual Children’s Earth Day Festival, and you are invited for free. This outdoor extravaganza features eco-friendly games and rides, exotic wildlife encounters, a special toddler town, discounted tours of the STAR Eco station, and lots more.

Inland Pacific Ballet presents 'The Little Mermaid'

Fox Performing Arts Center

3801 Mission Inn Avenue

Riverside, CA 92501

April 6th - April 28th

2:00 pm - 3:30pm

Inland Pacific Ballet returns with its spectacular landmark production of The Little Mermaid, the classic tale for all ages about the young mermaid willing to give up her life in the sea for love. This colorful and engaging production combines classical ballet and creative puppetry to create a magical ocean world with a cast of delightful sea creatures, magnificent sets, and elaborate costumes.

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Big Bunny's Spring Fling

Los Angeles Zoo

5333 Zoo Drive

Los Angeles, CA 90027

Now – April 28th

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Celebrate all things spring at the newly expanded eco-event at the Los Angeles Zoo. Spring-themed entertainment for kids includes a monarch butterfly-themed aerialist show, roaming bee and butterfly puppeteers, honey tasting (for an additional fee), a “planting for pollinators” station with a native wildflower seed giveaway (while supplies last), a bee-and-butterfly craft station, springtime photo ops, and more.

Touch-A-Truck

Westfield Fashion Square

14006 Riverside Drive,

Sherman Oaks, CA 91423

Sat Apr 6, 2019

9:00am to 1:00pm

Explore, climb, and touch vehicles of all shapes and sizes at Touch-A-Truck family-friendly event. You can meet the people who build, protect, and serve Los Angeles County, and get creative at the arts and crafts table. Food trucks are on site offering lunch and snacks for purchase. ($10+)

West Los Angeles Walk for Kids

UCLA Dickson Court South

445 Charles E. Young Dr.

Los Angeles, CA 90095

April 7th

7:00 am

The West Los Angeles Walk for Kids is a 5K (3.1 miles) fundraiser for the new UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital Ronald McDonald Family Room. You can make a donation, cheer on other walkers, or sign up your family to walk. Registration begins at 7:00 am and the opening ceremony starts at 8:15 am.

Home Depot Kids Workshop: Birdhouse

Various Locations

April 6th

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Create a perfect project for spring at the Home Depot Kids Workshop for free. You will get to build a birdhouse and decorate it with paint and stickers. Children will also receive a certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last. (Free)

Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival

Bowers Museum

2002 N. Main St.

Santa Ana, CA 92706

April 7th

11:00 am – 3:30 pm

The Bowers Museum invites you to its Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival happening this Sunday to celebrate spring at this free festival. The festival features traditional Japanese dance, music, art, face painting, fish printmaking, Japanese brush painting, and other fun activities. (Free)

Day Out with Thomas & Friends

Southern California Railway Museum

2201 South 'A' Street

Perris, CA

April 6th 2019

Various times

Day Out With Thomas is a family event that offers aspiring engineers the unique opportunity to take a ride with the classic storybook engine, Thomas the Tank Engine at regional heritage railroads across the country. The ride on the train with Thomas is approximately 25 minutes. ($25)

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