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 with kids in Los Angeles this weekend includes LA Art Show, Superhero Day at LA Zoo, African American Art Festival, Earth Explorers at Discovery Cube, Mr. V's Big Top Dream at Circus Vargas, and many more!
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 S Figueroa St.
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Feb 6th - Feb 9th
The LA Art Show is featuring over 120 galleries from more than 20 countries exhibiting painting, sculpture, works on paper, installation, photography, fashion, design, video and performance. The fair offers an extraordinary array of works and experiences in specialized sections.
777 N. Front St. Burbank, CA 91502
Feb 6th - Feb 9th
Circus Vargas' New 2020 production ” Mr. V’s Big Top Dream" brings back acrobats, daredevils and flying trapeze! Run away with the circus for two unforgettable hours of nonstop action and adventure! A magnificent, mega-hit production guaranteed to thrill and enchant children of all ages.
DC Presents: Reading with Zoo-per Heroes at the L.A. Zoo
Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens 5333 Zoo Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Feb 8, 2020
10:30 am – 4:30 pm
LA Zoo is partnering with DC for a superhero day of learning and fun. This special one-day event features talks with the authors and artists behind DC’s middle grade graphic novels The Secret Spiral of Swamp Kid, Dear Justice League, Diana: Princess of the Amazons, DC Super Hero Girls, and Super Sons, plus draw-alongs with book illustrators, crafts, and meet and greets with a Batman costumed character! All event activities are included with paid admission.
African American Art Festival
STAR Eco Station 10101 Jefferson Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
Feb 8, 2020
11 am - 4 pm
The Annual African-American Art Festival features live entertainment, children’s art exhibits, African drumming and dancing, games, local vendors, and more. Tours of the STAR Eco Stations are available for a fee (adults $8; children 16 and under $6).
Discovery Cube Los Angeles
11800 Foothill Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 91342
Feb 6th - May 3rd
Let your imagination run wild as you embark on an epic adventure! Step into the shoes of a National Geographic explorer as you take a journey to the wildest places on earth. In this highly interactive exhibition, you can discover the amazing animals and plants thriving in the most extreme environments.
Pasadena Masonic Temple
200 S Euclid Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91101
8:00am - 4:00pm
Shop and browse centuries’ worth of rare volumes during this book fair featuring specialists in ephemera, antiquarian books, fine prints, photography and more from throughout the United States. ($10/person)
2627 Pico Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Feb 6th - Feb 16th
The Emperor challenges the boy that asks for his daughter’s hand in marriage to beat him in some of his favorite games, including a live action game of chess! Meantime, the royal fashion designer is afraid of losing her job to two crafty tailors who catch the Emperor and his court in their web of false beliefs. ($12-$15)
San Gabriel Mission District 320 S. Mission Dr.
San Gabriel, CA 91776
11 am - 8 pm
The San Gabriel Lunar New Year Festival combines tradition with modern celebrations. Families will enjoy a street food fair, marketplace, carnival games, a chalk art contest, live performances, and a special kids zone.
Angel Stadium of Anaheim
2000 Gene Autry Way Anaheim, CA 92803
See the massive trucks up close, meet your favorite drivers and crews, get autographs, take pictures and enjoy other family-friendly activities. Enjoy an exclusive extra hour with the Pit Party Early Access Pass. Get in an hour earlier and beat the crowds so you have more time to see the trucks, meet the drivers and get autographs. Show time is at 6:30 but gates open at 5. Get there at 2:30 for the Pit Party.
Lunar New Year at Disneyland
Disney California Adventure Park 1313 Disneyland Dr.
Feb 6th - Feb 9th
Lunar New Year celebration starts this weekend at Disney California Adventure Park. Learn about Asian cultures, enjoy special appearances by popular Disney characters, marvel at Mulan’s Lunar New Year Procession, enjoy Asian cuisine with a Disney twist, enjoy lots of live entertainment, and more.
777 S Alameda St.
Los Angeles, CA 90021
Smorgasburg is the largest weekly open-air food market in America attracting more than 20,000 people each weekend to eat from a hundred local vendors. There is plenty of free (for two hours) parking in the nearby parking garage.
Hammer Museum 10899 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90024
11 am - 1 pm
Use paint and other traditional materials to create a collaborative, technology-inspired mural with artist Isabel Beavers. This lively drop-in workshop is inspired by the exhibition Tishan Hsu: Liquid Circuit. This workshop is designed for children ages 5 and older. (Free)