Events - Jan 29, 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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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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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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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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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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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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Disneyland's Main Street Electrical Light Parade

Disneyland's Main Street Electrical Light Parade

Disneyland, Anaheim, CA

various times Jan. 20-June 18. This colorfully lit up parade, featuring many of the classic Disney characters.  was a staple of Disneyland since it began...

01/20/2017 - 06/18/2017: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Peter Pan

Peter Pan

Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center, Redondo Beach,

7:30 p.m. Jan. 27-28, 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Jan. 28, 1 p.m. Jan. 29. Your hearts will soar as you watch Peter Pan and his...

01/27/2017 - 01/29/2017: 12:00 am

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The Classic Auto Show

The Classic Auto Show

Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA

10 a.m.-7 p.m. Jan. 27, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Jan. 28, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 29. Premiering at the Los Angeles Convention Center, this tribute to...

01/27/2017 - 01/29/2017: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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O’Reilly Grand National Roadster Show

O’Reilly Grand National Roadster Show

Pomona Fairplex, Pomona, CA

noon-8 p.m. Jan. 27 ; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Jan. 28, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 29. More than 500 show vehicles will be up for awards...

01/27/2017 - 01/29/2017: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Tet Festival 2017 - Presented By UVSA

Tet Festival 2017 - Presented By UVSA

OC Fair & Events, Costa Mesa, California

Join us in celebrating the Vietnamese Lunar New Year, learning about Vietnamese culture, enjoying delicious food, and sharing laughter and smiles at the 36th annual UVSA Tet Festival!

01/27/2017 - 01/29/2017: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Festival of Human Abilities

Festival of Human Abilities

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, California

This 14th annual event presents a wonderful celebration showcasing the creative spirit of people with disabilities. The weekend-long event features wheelchair dance, signing choirs and...

01/28/2017 - 01/29/2017: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Bricks LA

Bricks LA

Pasadena Convention Center, Pasadena, California

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 28, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 29. Come share your love of LEGO® and discover hundreds of fan created models in over...

01/28/2017 - 01/29/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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The Eagles Have Landed: Dan Gurney’s All American Racers Exhibit

The Eagles Have Landed: Dan Gurney’s All American Racers Exhibit

Petersen Automotive Museum, Los Angeles, California

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 28-Jan. 17, 2018. Dan Gurney is one of the iconic names of auto racing for his success as a driver, designer...

01/28/2017 - 01/17/2018: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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TMNT: Secrets of the Sewer Exhibit

TMNT: Secrets of the Sewer Exhibit

Discovery Cube Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 28-April 23. Michaelangelo, Leonardo, Raphael and Donatello surface at the Cube LA to let youngsters join them as Teenage Mutant Ninja...

01/28/2017 - 04/23/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Very Eric Carle Exhibit

Very Eric Carle Exhibit

Discovery Cube Orange County, Santa Ana, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 28-May 14. Is your child very into Eric Carle, then they will undoubtedly be very into this exhibit. Conceived around Carle's...

01/28/2017 - 05/14/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Palos Verdes Farmers Market

Palos Verdes Farmers Market

Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates , Ca

This well-established farmers market, which has been operating for 23 years, offers a wide selection of fruit, vegetables and organic foods. There are also vendors...

01/29/2017: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Bike Smart Safety Program

Bike Smart Safety Program

Beverly Hills Hawthorne Elementary School, Beverly Hills, California

Beverly Hills Police Department and the Community Services department offers a Bike Smart Program on the last Saturday and Sunday of each month so kids...

01/29/2017: 9:00 am - 10:30 am

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St. Charles Borromeo School Open House

St. Charles Borromeo School Open House

St. Charles Borromeo School, North Hollywood, CA

Celebrating over 75 years of excellence, St. Charles Borromeo School invites you to visit and take a campus tour. The school is enrolling new students...

01/29/2017: 9:30 am - 1:00 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...

01/29/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Lunar New Year at SeaWorld

Lunar New Year at SeaWorld

SeaWorld, San Diego, CA

10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Jan. 28-29, Feb. 4-5. SeaWorld's Lunar New Year celebration presents a lineup of traditional community performing groups, an array of Asian-inspired...

01/29/2017: 10:00 am - 7:00 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...

01/29/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Real American Places: Edward Weston and Leaves of Grass Exhibit

Real American Places: Edward Weston and Leaves of Grass Exhibit

Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon., Wed.-Sun. (closed Tue.) Oct. 22-March 20. This photography exhibition focuses on two titans of American culture: photographer Edward Weston and poet...

01/29/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Steven Spielberg Film Open Casting Call

American Jewish University at Colen Conference Hall (park in Lot 3), Los Angeles, CA

Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment is looking for a truly unique, curious and intelligent boy ages 6-9, with a mischievous streak who appears to be Jewish...

01/29/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Whale Fiesta

Whale Fiesta

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, San Pedro, California

Be part of the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium's annual salute to the mighty whale and the start of Pacific gray whale-watching season. Help create a to-scale...

01/29/2017: 10:00 am - 3:00 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...

01/29/2017: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Art Without Walls: A is for Art and Activism

Art Without Walls: A is for Art and Activism

Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Copresented by the Felipe de Neve Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library and the Hammer, this program explores how art can transcend barriers of...

01/29/2017: 11:00 am - 1:00 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...

01/29/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Dubuffet Drawings, 1935–1962 Exhibit

Dubuffet Drawings, 1935–1962 Exhibit

Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

11 a.m.-8 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. (closed Mon.) Jan. 29–April 20. Hammer Museum presents the West Coast debut of the first in-depth museum exhibition...

01/29/2017: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Kabbalah Children's Academy Open House

Kabbalah Children's Academy Open House

Kabbalah Children’s Academy, Los Angeles, California

Have fun with the kids and experience Kabbalah Children's Academy. Meet the KCA teachers, see sample classes and tour the facility. Learn about and experience...

01/29/2017: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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"In the Land of Sunshine" Exhibit

"In the Land of Sunshine" Exhibit

Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA

noon-5 p.m. Wed.-Sun. Sept. 25–Feb. 19. The Pasadena Museum of California Art is the perfect place for the "In the Land of Sunshine: Imaging the...

01/29/2017: 12:00 pm - 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...

01/29/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Geographies of Wonder, Part II: Evolution of the National Park Idea 1933–2016 Exhibit

Geographies of Wonder, Part II: Evolution of the National Park Idea 1933–2016 Exhibit

Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, CA

noon-4:30 p.m. Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri.; 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sat., Sun. Oct. 22 through Feb. 13. The Huntington Library presents its second exhibition saluting the...

01/29/2017: 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Pantsula 4 LYF: Popular Dance and Fashion in Johannesburg Exhibit

Pantsula 4 LYF: Popular Dance and Fashion in Johannesburg Exhibit

Fowler Museum at UCLA, L.A., California

noon-8 p.m. Wed., noon-5 p.m. Thur-Sun. Jan. 29 through May 7. This is the first U.S. exhibition to focus on the contemporary South African movement...

01/29/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Van Gogh's "Bedroom" Installation

Van Gogh's "Bedroom" Installation

Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA

noon-5 p.m. Mon. Wed.-Thur., 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. Dec. 9-March 6 (closed Dec. 25, Jan. 2). Don't get the wrong idea....

01/29/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Vroman’s Local Author Day “Kid’s and Teen Edition”

Vroman’s Local Author Day “Kid’s and Teen Edition”

Vroman’s Bookstore, Pasadena, CA

Today's local authors are Dave E. Keliher and Thaddeus LaGrone. Keliher presents and signs Where Does Time Go?, about a child who questions the concept...

01/29/2017: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Andell Family Sundays

Andell Family Sundays

LACMA, Los Angeles,

LACMA wants kids to "think big" in 2017. This month's art workshop is inspired by the large, mural-sized paintings done by artist Toba Khedoori. In...

01/29/2017: 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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Finding Belle

Finding Belle

Santa Monica Playhouse, Santa Monica, California

2 p.m. Sat., 12:30 p.m. Sun. through June 25. Something strange has happened to your favorite fairy tale characters, like Cinderella, Snowhite, Aladdin and Mother...

01/29/2017: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Museum Free-For-All

Museum Free-For-All

Zimmer Children’s Museum, L.A.,

Mark your calendars! Over 20 of Southern California’s Museums - presenting arts, cultural heritage, natural history, and science - are offering free admission today! Spend...

01/29/2017: All Day

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Disney's Aladdin Dual Language Edition

Disney's Aladdin Dual Language Edition

The Main Stage at CASA 0101 Theater, Boyle Hts., CA

8 p.m. Fri., 2 p.m., 5 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. Sun. Jan. 13-Feb. 19. CASA 0101 Theater will stage...

01/29/2017: 1:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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KEEN L.A. Basketball

KEEN L.A. Basketball

Sinai Temple, L.A., CA

KEEN Los Angeles Basketball program is designed for athletes of all abilities who want to focus on developing their basketball skills.  Designed by former collegiate...

01/29/2017: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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Kids in the Courtyard: Kids Today, Leaders Tomorrow

Kids in the Courtyard: Kids Today, Leaders Tomorrow

Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

What does it mean to be a good leader? In today's workshop, you'll look closer at the counselor’s staff in "Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives"...

01/29/2017: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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LMU Concerts of Music for Children

LMU Concerts of Music for Children

Murphy Recital Hall, Loyola Marymont U., L.A., CA

1 p.m., 3 p.m. For the 18th year, Loyola Marymount presents this free community concert that features artists from the LMU family of schools along...

01/29/2017: 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Matilda The Musical

Matilda The Musical

Segerstrom Hall, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa, CA

7:30 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Sat., 1 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Sun. (no show Mon.) Jan. 17-29. This critically acclaimed musical is based off...

01/29/2017: 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Stories in the Afternoon: The Story of Ferdinand

Stories in the Afternoon: The Story of Ferdinand

Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA

Rather than fighting, Ferdinand the bull enjoys smelling flowers under a cork tree. Find out what happens when he mistakenly gets sent to Madrid for...

01/29/2017: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told

The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told

James Armstrong Theatre, Torrance, CA

2 p.m., 5 p.m. It’s “Pirates of the Caribbean” meets “Whose Line Is it Anyway?” Flung into the future by a bumbling Sea Witch, a...

01/29/2017: 2:00 pm - 6:30 pm

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The Grove and Original Farmer's Market Celebrate Lunar New Year

The Grove and Original Farmer's Market Celebrate Lunar New Year

The Grove, Los Angeles ,

The Grove and The Original Farmers Market have teamed up for their first-ever Lunar New Year celebration to kick-off the Year of the Rooster. The...

01/29/2017: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Celebrate Trees with Storytelling, Songs and Crafts for Children and Families!

Celebrate Trees with Storytelling, Songs and Crafts for Children and Families!

Barnes & Noble, Los Angeles, CA

Families are invited to listen to stories about the environment and celebrate Tu B’shevat, the birthday of the trees. Everyone will learn how to protect...

01/29/2017: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Conejo Valley Youth Orchestra Concert

Conejo Valley Youth Orchestra Concert

Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oak Civic Arts Plaza, Thousand Oaks, CA

Bach, Handel, Mozart, Brahms, Tchaikovsky, Copland - these "pillars" of classical music are among the great composers whose music is represented in this concert performed...

01/29/2017: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Dan Zanes In Concert

Dan Zanes In Concert

Wallis Annenberg Center For The Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, CA

11 a.m., 2 p.m. The long-popular, Grammy winning family musician will share the stage with frequent collaborator Sonia de los Santos as they perform a...

01/29/2017: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Hansel & Gretel Bluegrass

Hansel & Gretel Bluegrass

24th STreet Theatre, L.A., CA

3 p.m. Jan. 22, 29The 24th St. Theatre will stage the world premiere of this inventive reinterpretation of the classic fairy tale. Playwright Bryan Davidson...

01/29/2017: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Long Beach Father/Daughter Dance

Long Beach Father/Daughter Dance

Bay Shore Church, Long Beach,

This cute evening, now in its 13th year, offers dads and daughter a chance to have a fun evening together. Hosted by Justin Rudd and...

01/29/2017: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

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