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 Turtle Odyssey 3D, Art of the Brick, Hot Wheels Garage, American Girl Bingo Night, The Velveteen Rabbit at Nine O'clock players and more!
Turtle Odyssey 3D California Science Center 700 Exposition Park Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90037
Mar 6th - Mar 8th
10 am- 5 pm
Dive in and explore some of Earth’s most ancient and majestic creatures in Turtle Odyssey 3D. Witness this green sea turtle's unique life cycle from a hatching into adulthood as she swims thousands of miles, meets incredible creatures and has some really wild encounters. She eventually migrates, with mysterious precision, back to the very beach where she was born – to lay her own eggs that are the foundation of the next generation.
Discovery Cube Los Angeles
11800 Foothill Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 91342
Mar 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.
1000 Vin Scully Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Mar 6th - Mar 8th
VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Driven by a stirring melodic score and inspired in part by the adventurous spirit that fuels the culture of street sports, VOLTA is about finding yourself and unveiling your personal powers.
California Science Center
700 Exposition Park Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90037
Mar 6th - Mar 8th
Experience The Art of the Brick, the world’s largest display of LEGO® art! Discover over one million LEGO bricks transformed into more than 100 sculptures by artist Nathan Sawaya. Featuring intriguing works of art made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world, The Art of the Brick will inspire visitors of all ages. Use your imagination in the free play area to make and create with bins of LEGO bricks and LEGO Duplo bricks.
What Rhymes with Orange? The Musical The Second City
6560 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028
"What Rhymes with Orange?" is a fairy tale musical for all ages. From the greatest heights to the mysterious jungles below, follow the hero Amari into the magical musical world of flying books, feathered librarians, singing raccoons and a land of giants as they search for the simple answer that will save the day: What Rhymes with Orange? This premium, interactive musical is a G-rated, family friendly show.
American Girl Bingo Night The Grove
189 The Grove Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Get your game on and join American Girl for a lively evening of dinner and bingo! Everyone’s favorite game of chance will have you and your girl on the edge of your seats listening for your number combination. During dinner in the Bistro, listen for the prompts and get ready to shout it out if you hear your numbers. And, of course, there will be plenty of prizes!
Hot Wheels Garage Automobile Driving Museum 610 Lairport St.
El Segundo, CA
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Automobile Driving Museum is hosting a Hot Wheels Garage event this Saturday. See life-sized Hot Wheels cars, participate in art projects, enjoy games and racing, and much more. Admission is free for children 10 and under. Adults are $15 each, and children 11-17 are $5.
The Festival of Colours Cayton Children’s Museum 395 Santa Monica Place
Santa Monica, CA 90401
10 am - 7 pm
The Cayton Children’s Museum hosts the spring installment in their Festival series, Holi, the ancient Hindu “Festival of Colours.” Honoring Holi through themes of rebirth and new beginnings, the Cayton will come alive with all-day color play, Bollywood performances, and a visual display of love, joy and kindness.
Dana Point Festival of Whales Dana Point Harbor
Mar 7th - Mar 8th
The Festival of Whales, a yearly event Dana Point, is a celebration of the annual migration of the California Gray Whale. The festivities include a parade, sand-sculpting competition, live musical performances, a kids’ fun zone, a kids fishing clinic, whale watching excursions, and so much more.
Nine O'clock Players Theater for Children
1367 North St. Andrews Place Los Angeles, CA 90028
The Velveteen Rabbit is a story of a young boy and his beloved toy bunny who wants to be real. When all the lights go out in the nursery, travel into a world where the toys magically come to life. A heart-warming musical production for all ages about the power of love, and a little bit of magic. ($15 per person)
46th Annual Festival of the Kite Redondo Pier 100 Fisherman’s Wharf
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
2 pm - 5 pm
Southern California's longest-running kite festival is happening this weekend. Enjoy the sight of multiple kites flying high and try your hand at earning a prize for highest flying kite, best handmade kite, youngest kite flyer, and more, live musical performances, and much more.
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
9390 N Santa Monica Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Emmy Award-winner Debbie Allen and instructors from Debbie Allen Dance Academy return with the 5th season of outdoor dance events for the whole family! Join for these FREE events outside on the Promenade Terrace.
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.