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Fun Things To Do With Kids in LA This Father's Day Weekend, June 14-16

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 Father's Day weekend includes Rodeo Drive Car Show, Tacotopia, Pasadena Chalk Festival, Father's Day BBQ and more!

Rodeo Dr.

Beverly Hills, CA 90210

June 16th

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

A Father’s Day tradition for 26 years, the annual Rodeo Drive car show is free and open to the public and draws high quality classic automobiles and luxurious new models to Beverly Hills, year after year. The coveted automobiles are displayed along iconic Rodeo Drive for auto-enthusiasts of all kinds to admire up close. See some of the rarest and most historic Bentley vehicles in the world, alongside some of the brand's latest creations against the backdrop of the city's most famous street.

Virginia Avenue Park

2200 Virginia Ave.

Santa Monica, CA

June 15th

11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participate in the 27th Annual Juneteenth Celebration happening at Virginia Avenue Park. This free event features music, dance, cultural arts marketplace, and food trucks. This year’s theme is “Unity for a Purpose” honoring African American freedom and achievement, while encouraging continuous self development and respect for all cultures.

Third Street Promenade

1254 3rd Street Promenade

Santa Monica, CA 90401

June 7, 2019 – June 30, 2019

Tacotopia is a larger than life playground presented by Cholula Hot Sauce, a hybrid amusement park and Taco Festival all rolled up into a funky, Tacotastic, immersive exhibit. The imaginative experience is fun for all ages, and for all the non-taco lovers out there, if that exists, there are plenty of swoon worthy photo opportunities throughout the exhibit that aren’t tacocentric. The space features more than twenty-five unique environments with larger-than-life installations ranging from the Goddess of Tacos to an oversized bowl of Guac in the Guac is Extra installation.

Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts

9390 N. Santa Monica Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90210

Now - June 16, 2019

Hershy Felder returns to the Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts with Hershey Felder: A Paris Love Story. Felder will take you on a journey into the life and music of Impressionist composer Claude Debussy. Not recommended for kids 12 and under.

The Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World

The Getty Center

1200 Getty Center Dr.

Los Angeles, CA 90049

June 15, 2019

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Find delight and wonder in fantastic animals, real and imagined, who will roam the Getty Center inspired by the exhibition The Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World. Become a winged, hoofed, or scaled animal yourself through hands-on demonstrations, performances, and workshops. Whether you prefer real or fanciful creatures, there’s something for everyone to enjoy at this beastly festival!

California African American Museum

Exposition Park

600 State Dr.

Los Angeles, CA 90037

June 15th

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join for a day of family and community celebrating the anniversary of June 19, 1865, when Union General Gordon Granger declared that Texas's enslaved people were free. Bring your picnic blankets and enjoy an afternoon at CAAM with DJ sets by Francesca Harding and family activities for all to enjoy.

Paseo Colorado

300 E. Colorado Blvd.

Pasadena, CA

June 15 & 16, 2019

10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Join the city of Pasadena at its annual Chalk Festival this weekend for live music and entertainment, special Kids Chalkland, the chalk of fame, a classic car show, and more. Light Bringer Project hosts ROOM 13 at Pasadena Chalk. This means families can create colorful drawings and make father’s day cards, along with other art activities for free. Check the website for a schedule of events.

Aquarium of the Pacific

100 Aquarium Way

Long Beach, CA 90802

June 16th

11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Treat Dad to a memorable Father’s Day at the Aquarium with a special barbecue. The celebration includes admission, a delicious meal, and crafts for the kids. Space is limited so reserve your spot early and take advantage of this great event. All day Aquarium admission is included. The barbeque lunch is served from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm. ($74 for adults and $43 for children 3-11).

Father’s Day Rides

Automobile Driving Museum

610 Lairport St.,

El Segundo, CA 90245

June 16th

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Spend Father’s Day at the Automobile Driving Museum with Father’s Day Rides. Ride in 5 classic cars from the ’30’s, ’40’s, ’50’s, ’60’s & ’70’s. Children must meet height requirements of 55″ to take a ride in a car. Complimentary beer tasting will be available for adults. ($10 for adults; $5 for teens 11-17; and free for children 10 and younger).


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