Events - Jan 3, 2017

Below you will find the most comprehensive list of upcoming events, family activities, and things to do in L.A. with kids.  Browse through all of the events, or use the convenient search tool below to find the specific types of events you are looking for.

"Horses and Dragons" Exhibit

"Horses and Dragons" Exhibit

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, California

9 a.m.-6 p.m. May 27 through March 31. Why are horses and dragons at the Aquarium? Because they are seahorses and seadragons. You can see...

05/27/2016 - 03/31/2017: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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LEGO Travel Adventure

LEGO Travel Adventure

Discovery Cube Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 1 through Jan. 16. Where can your imagination and Legos take you? Find out in this exhibit that lets kids suit...

10/01/2016 - 01/16/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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TMNT: Secrets of the Sewer Exhibit

TMNT: Secrets of the Sewer Exhibit

Discovery Cube Orange County, Santa Ana, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 1 through Jan. 16. Michaelangelo, Leonardo, Raphael and Donatello will be "visiting" the Cube OC as the museum hosts a TMNT...

10/01/2016 - 01/16/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition

The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition

California Science Center, Los Angeles, California

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 15 through April 9. Immerse yourself into the fascinating world of Pixar animation. This exhibit features more than 40 interactive components....

10/15/2016 - 04/09/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Interactive! The Exhibition – How Pop Culture Reshapes Technology

Interactive! The Exhibition – How Pop Culture Reshapes Technology

Ronald Reagan Library and Museum, Simi Valley , CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 22 through April 16. Discover how pop culture can influence technology in this fascinating exhibit. Interactive! has four themed areas -...

10/22/2016 - 04/16/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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ICE At Santa Monica

ICE At Santa Monica

ICE at Santa Monica Rink, Santa Monica, CA

2-10 p.m. Mon.-Thurs., 2 p.m.-midnight Fri., 10 a.m.-midnight Sat., 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sun. Nov. 3 through Jan. 17. Celebrating its 10th year, this popular pop-up...

11/03/2016 - 01/16/2017: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Holidays at the Disneyland Resort

Holidays at the Disneyland Resort

Disneyland, Anaheim, CA

Hours vary, Nov. 13 through Jan. 8. "The Happiest Place on Earth" is full of holiday merriment this time of year. New this season at...

11/10/2016 - 01/08/2017: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Holiday Ice Rink at The Lakes

Holiday Ice Rink at The Lakes

The Lakes at Thousand Oaks, Thousand Oaks, CA

noon-9 p.m. Mon-Thur., noon-10 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sun. Nov. 11-Jan. 31 (the rink will open at 10 a.m. from...

11/11/2016 - 01/31/2017: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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LA Kings Holiday Ice in Redondo Beach

LA Kings Holiday Ice in Redondo Beach

Redondo Beach Holiday Ice, Redondo Beach, CA

5-8 p.m., 8:30-10:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 4-7 p.m., 7:30-10:30 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Nov. 18-Dec. 18; 4-7 p.m., 7:30-10:30 p.m. Dec. 19-Jan. 8. The annual LA Kings Holiday...

11/18/2016 - 01/08/2017: 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Christmas Around The World Trees

Christmas Around The World Trees

Ronald Reagan Library and Museum, Simi Valley , CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 1-Jan. 3 (closed Christmas and New Year’s Day). In the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum's holiday tradition, there will be...

12/01/2016 - 01/08/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Reagan Library's Christmas Tree Exhibit

Reagan Library's Christmas Tree Exhibit

Ronald Reagan Library and Museum, Simi Valley, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 1-Jan. 7 (closed Christmas and New Year’s Day). In its annual holiday tradition, the Reagan Library will display 25 specially decorated...

12/01/2016 - 01/08/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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The Rink in Downtown Burbank

The Rink in Downtown Burbank

Downtown Burbank, Burbank, CA

10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sun.- Thur. 10 a.m.-11:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Dec. 15 through Jan. 8. Located in beautiful downtown Burbank, this rink provides a great source...

12/15/2016 - 01/08/2017: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Diamonds: Rare Brilliance Exhibition

Diamonds: Rare Brilliance Exhibition

Natural History Museum, Los Angeles, California

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 16-March 19 (closed Dec. 25, Jan. 1). A truly dazzling exhibit, "Rare Brilliance" showcases a spectacular selection of colored gems that...

12/16/2016 - 03/19/2017: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Winter Wonderfest

Winter Wonderfest

Discovery Cube Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 17-Jan. 8 (closed Dec. 25). The Cube gets scientific with snow. Kids will learn about sledding down ice ramps and how...

12/17/2016 - 01/08/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Pershing Square's Holiday Ice Rink

Pershing Square's Holiday Ice Rink

Pershing Square, L.A., CA

various times Dec. 18-Jan. 18. The Holiday Ice Rink returns to Pershing Square for the 19th year, and it  will present 7,200 sq. ft. of...

12/18/2016 - 01/18/2017: 11:30 am - 9:30 pm

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LA Kings Holiday Ice at LA Live

LA Kings Holiday Ice at LA Live

L.A. Live, L.A., CA

3-7 p.m., 7:30-9:30 p.m., 10 p.m.-12 a.m. Dec. 19-Jan. 8. The public can skate on the outdoor rink that will situated just a puck's throw...

12/19/2016 - 01/08/2017: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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L.A. Kings Holiday Ice Westfield Promenade/Topanga-Woodland Hills

L.A. Kings Holiday Ice Westfield Promenade/Topanga-Woodland Hills

Westfield Promenade, Woodland Hills, California

3-5 p.m., 5:30-8 p.m. 8:30-11 p.m. Dec. 19-Feb. 20. Outdoor ice skating returns to Woodland Hills this winter with the help of the L.A. Kings....

12/19/2016 - 02/20/2017: 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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California Adventure's Lunar New Year Celebration

California Adventure's Lunar New Year Celebration

Disneyland, Anaheim, CA

10 a.m.-10 p.m. Jan. 20, 22, 29; 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Jan. 23-26, Jan. 30-31, Feb. 1-2; 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Jan. 27, Feb. 3, 5; 8...

12/20/2016 - 02/05/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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From Coraline to Kubo: A Magical LAIKA Experience

From Coraline to Kubo: A Magical LAIKA Experience

Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal City, CA

8 a.m.-10 p.m. Dec. 21-Jan. 2, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 3-15. Returning to Universal Studios for a limited time, this awesome exhibit showcases the amazing...

12/21/2016 - 01/15/2017: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Enchanted: Forest of Light 

Enchanted: Forest of Light 

Descanso Gardens, La Cañada-Flintridge, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 25-Jan. 8 (closed Dec. 25). This winter Descanso Gardens have a unique gift for its visitors. The Gardens will premiere a...

12/26/2016 - 01/08/2017: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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L.A. Zoo's Reindeer Romp

L.A. Zoo's Reindeer Romp

Greater Los Angeles Zoo and Botanicals Garden in Griffith Park, Los Angeles , California

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 26-Jan. 8. The L.A. Zoo will welcome four special guests this holiday season: two adult reindeers and two young reindeers. Zoo-goers...

12/26/2016 - 01/08/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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L.A. Zoo Lights

L.A. Zoo Lights

L.A. Zoo, Los Angeles, CA

6-10 p.m. Nov. 18-Dec. 23, Dec. 26-Jan. 8. The L.A. Zoo Lights will be bigger and brighter this winter. The elaborate holiday light show, which...

12/26/2016 - 01/08/2017: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World: The Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts exhibit

J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World: The Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts exhibit

Warner Bros. Studio Tours, Burbank, CA

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood now has some special magical qualities. This new permanent exhibit showcases a cool collection of costumes, props and other movie...

12/27/2016 - 02/28/2017: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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America’s Shakespeare: The Bard Goes West Exhibit

America’s Shakespeare: The Bard Goes West Exhibit

L.A. Central Library, Los Angeles, CA

10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon.-Thur., 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 1-5 p.m. Sun. through Feb. 26; 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 31 (closed Jan. 1, Jan. 18, Feb....

12/27/2016 - 02/26/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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A Showcase of Floats

A Showcase of Floats

Washington Blvd., Pasadena,

1-4 p.m. Jan. 2, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 3. Here's a chance to get a closeup look at the floats that starred in the Rose...

01/02/2017 - 01/03/2017: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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California Continued at the Autry

California Continued at the Autry

Autry Museum of the American West, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. The Autry has a new gallery space that will be home to "California Continued," which will explore...

01/03/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Holiday Model Trains Exhibit

Holiday Model Trains Exhibit

MUZEO, Anaheim, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Sun. Nov. 12-Jan. 8 All aboard the Muzeo Express! Organized by Toy Train Operating Society and Train Collectors Association, this exhibit showcases...

01/03/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Picasso and Rivera: Conversations Across Time Exhibit

Picasso and Rivera: Conversations Across Time Exhibit

LACMA, Los Angeles,

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon., Tues., Thurs., 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Fri. 10 a.m.- 7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Dec. 4-May 7 (closed Dec. 25). Pablo Picasso and Diego Rivera are...

01/03/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Revolutionary Vision: Group f/64 and Richard Misrach

Revolutionary Vision: Group f/64 and Richard Misrach

Autry Museum of the American West, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m., Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. June 4–Jan. 8. This photography exhibit focuses on Group f/64 (a group started in the 1930's and Ansel...

01/03/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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"Time of Giants: Animals of the Ice Age" Exhibit

"Time of Giants: Animals of the Ice Age" Exhibit

Children’s Museum at La Habra, La Habra, CA

11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat., 1-5 p.m. Sun. Sept. 27 through March 3. Take a trip back in time and visit with...

01/03/2017: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Beyond Bling: Jewelry from the Lois Boardman Collection

Beyond Bling: Jewelry from the Lois Boardman Collection

LACMA, L.A., CA

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon., Tues., Thur., 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Oct. 2 through Feb. 5. The floor 2 of LACMA's Ahmanson...

01/03/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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"Pop for the People: Roy Lichtenstein in L.A." Exhibit

"Pop for the People: Roy Lichtenstein in L.A." Exhibit

Skirball Cultural Center, L.A., California

noon-5 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Oct. 7-March 12. Roy Lichtenstein was one of the pioneers of the Pop Art movement. He also had...

01/03/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Amélie, A New Musical

Amélie, A New Musical

Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles, California

Tue. through Fri. at 8 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 1 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Sun. Dec. 4-Jan. 15. (no show on Dec. 25)....

01/03/2017: 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I

Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I

Pantages Theater, Hollywood, CA

8 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 1 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Sun. Jan 3-21. Getting To Know You,” “I Whistle a Happy Tune” and...

01/03/2017: 1:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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Free Family Night

Free Family Night

Kidspace Children’s Museum, Pasadena,

There are a variety of interesting, and sometimes unusual, New Year's traditions around the world. Kidspace will be celebrating a few tonight, including the fruitcake...

01/03/2017: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Get Lit's Dante

Get Lit's Dante

Lovelace Studio Theater, Wallis Annenberg Center For the Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, CA

Get Lit is a local organization with a mission to instill a love of words in area students. For this production, Get Lit’s Literati Fellows...

01/03/2017: 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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