Events - Feb 26, 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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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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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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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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Battleship Iowa's Black History Month Exhibit

Battleship Iowa's Black History Month Exhibit

Battleship IOWA, San Pedro, CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 1-28. In honor of Black History Month, the Battleship IOWA has added a special temporary exhibit to its tour. Utilizing artifacts,...

02/01/2017 - 02/28/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival

Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival

Riverside County Fairgrounds, Indio, CA

10 a.m.-10 p.m. Feb. 17-26. Make a date to check out the 71st annual Riverside County Fair. It has some things that you expect from...

02/17/2017 - 02/26/2017: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Dream Big IMAX Movie

Dream Big IMAX Movie

California Science Center, Los Angeles, California

10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. Feb. 17-June 29. Dream Big, playing exclusively in L.A. at the California Science Center, is not your typical IMAX...

02/17/2017 - 06/29/2017: 10:30 am - 6:00 pm

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Temple City Camellia Festival and Carnival

Temple City Camellia Festival and Carnival

Temple City Park, Temple City, CA

4-10 p.m. Feb. 24, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Feb. 25, noon-9 p.m. Feb. 26. Since 1944, this colorful community event has bloomed in Temple City. Highlights...

02/24/2017 - 02/26/2017: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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African-American Festival

African-American Festival

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, California

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 25-26. Mardi Gras second line dancing, jazz music, storytelling, West African dancing, interactive drum circles and break dancing are all part...

02/25/2017 - 02/26/2017: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market

Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market

Pomona Fairplex, Pomona, CA

More than 100 vintage, antique and handmade vendors, creatively curated by Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market, will set up shop at the Fairplex. The...

02/25/2017 - 02/26/2017: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Third Annual Bob Baker Days

Third Annual Bob Baker Days

Bob Baker Marionette Theater, L.A., CA

Families can enjoy two days for fun at the Bob Baker Days. The festivities kick off Saturday morning with the fabled marionette theater announcing their...

02/25/2017 - 02/26/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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The Farmers Market's Mardi Gras Celebration

The Farmers Market's Mardi Gras Celebration

Farmers Market, Los Angeles,

noon-7 p.m. Feb. 25, noon-5:30 p.m. Feb. 26. For the 28th, Mardi Gras merriment comes to the Farmers Market. The New Orleans-flavored activities will include...

02/25/2017 - 02/26/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:30 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...

02/26/2017: 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...

02/26/2017: 9:00 am - 10:30 am

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Adventures with Clifford the Big Red Dog Exhibit

Adventures with Clifford the Big Red Dog Exhibit

Los Angeles Maritime Museum, San Pedro, CA

It's all aboard for "Adventures with Clifford the Big Red Dog!" Upon entering this exhibit, kids will pass the lighthouse and ride the Birdwell Island...

02/26/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Art of Motion Picture Costume Design Exhibit

Art of Motion Picture Costume Design Exhibit

FIDM Museum, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues-Sat. (closed Sun.-Mon.) Feb. 5-April 22. For the 25th year, the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising's museum presents an exhibit that...

02/26/2017: 10:00 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...

02/26/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times Exhibit

Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times Exhibit

MUZEO, Anaheim, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Thur., Sun., 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. (closed Mon.) Feb. 12–May 7. In its only West Coast appearance, this exhibit showcases a wealth...

02/26/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Malibu Lagoon Field Trips: Family Birdwatching Walk

Malibu Lagoon Field Trips: Family Birdwatching Walk

Malibu Lagoon, Malibu, CA/Los Angeles

Families can find out who will see the most birds on this picturesque one-hour walk. The walk's leaders are experienced with kids so please bring...

02/26/2017: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Nature Walks

Nature Walks

Madrona Marsh Preserve, Torrance,

On the 4th weekend of the month, you can join in on a docent-led nature walk on the Preserve. Good for all ages, the trails...

02/26/2017: 10:00 am - 12:00 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...

02/26/2017: 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...

02/26/2017: 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...

02/26/2017: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Art Without Walls: How Would You Defeat Racism?

Art Without Walls: How Would You Defeat Racism?

Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

One photograph of Black Panther Party leader Huey Newton seated on a throne-like chair has inspired many people, including artist Kevin Beasley. You can decorate...

02/26/2017: 11:00 am - 1:00 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...

02/26/2017: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Milk + Bookies 8th Annual Story Time Celebration

Milk + Bookies 8th Annual Story Time Celebration

HD Buttercup Culver City, Los Angeles, CA

Milk+Bookies is a charity that helps get books to kids who otherwise wouldn’t be able to afford them. Milk+Bookies has been combating the issues of...

02/26/2017: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Moholy-Nagy: Future Present

Moholy-Nagy: Future Present

LACMA, L.A., CA

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon., Tues., Thur., 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. (closed. Wed.) Feb. 12-June 18. This wonderful retrospective...

02/26/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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The Inner Eye: Vision and Transcendence in African Arts Exhibit

The Inner Eye: Vision and Transcendence in African Arts Exhibit

LACMA, L.A., CA

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Tues., Thurs., 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. This exhibit presents 100 sculptural and textile pieces that focus on different...

02/26/2017: 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...

02/26/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Orbit Pavilion

Orbit Pavilion

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. 29 through Feb. 27. In collaboration with NASA and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory...

02/26/2017: 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...

02/26/2017: 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....

02/26/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Peter Pan

Peter Pan

The LifeHouse Theatre, Redlands, CA

7:30 p.m. Fri., 2:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Sat., 2:15 p.m. Sun. Feb. 18-March 26. The Lifehouse Theater invites the public to take a trip to...

02/26/2017: 12:15 pm - 9:30 pm

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Andell Family Sundays

Andell Family Sundays

LACMA, L.A., CA

12:30-3:30 p.m. Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26. Diego Rivera and Pablo Picasso are two titans of 20th century modern art. Their art and friendship are...

02/26/2017: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Finding Belle

Finding Belle

Santa Monica Playhouse, Santa Monica, California

2 p.m. Sat., 12:30 p.m. Sun. Jan. 29-April 30. Something strange has happened to your favorite fairy tale characters, like Cinderella, Snowhite, Aladdin and Mother...

02/26/2017: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Autry Explorers: A Winter's Day on the Autry Rancho

Autry Explorers: A Winter's Day on the Autry Rancho

The Autry Museum of the American West, Los Angeles, CA, USA

The historic ranchos offer a romanticized vision of California history. Through interactive immersion, Autry Explorers will walk through a winter’s day on the “Autry Rancho”...

02/26/2017: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Our Hockey Heroes

Our Hockey Heroes

The Promenade Ice Chalet, Rolling Hills Estates, California

As part of the country-wide National Hockey Week, the Promenade Ice Chalet will be hosting "Our Hockey Heroes," with The LA Kings Crew, The Kings...

02/26/2017: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Tidepool Walks

Tidepool Walks

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, San Pedro, California

2:30-4 p.m. Feb. 11, 3-4:30 p.m. Feb. 12, 1:30-3 p.m. Feb. 25, 2-3:30 p.m. Feb. 26. See what animals and marine life you can discover...

02/26/2017: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips

946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips

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

8 p.m. Tues.–Thurs., 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 2 p.m., 7 p.m. Sun. Feb. 9-March 5. Set in England during WWII, this play concerns a...

02/26/2017: 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Celebrate Mardi Gras!

Celebrate Mardi Gras!

Zimmer Children’s Museum, L.A.,

Join the Zimmer and embrace the spirit of New Orleans in this kid-friendly Mardi Gras celebration! You'll learn about the importance of the Madri Gras...

02/26/2017: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Family Jam: Masquerade!

Family Jam: Masquerade!

Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Celebrate the masquerade traditions of Mardi Gras! Enjoy music and make your own fancy mask in celebration of the museum's "Joli! A Fancy Masquerade from...

02/26/2017: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Once On This Island

Once On This Island

Cerritos Center For The Performing Arts, Cerritos, CA

8 p.m. Feb. 24, March 3, 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Feb. 25, March 4, 2 p.m. Feb. 26, March 5, 7:30 p.m. March 2. From...

02/26/2017: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Potluck Picnic Meet Lashon Academy Families

Potluck Picnic Meet Lashon Academy Families

Van Nuys-Sherman Oaks Park, Sherman Oaks, CA

Lashon Academy Tuition Free Charter School invites you to meet our parents and families at a fun potluck park day. This a good opportunity to...

02/26/2017: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Stories In The Afternoon

Stories In The Afternoon

Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA

2-3 p.m. Feb. 5, 26. Children can listen to a reading of the book Hug Machine and then look at the lovely, and love-filled, Botticelli...

02/26/2017: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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The Belle Of Amherst

The Belle Of Amherst

Warner Annex, San Pedro, CA

Actress Melanie Jones portrays Emily Dickinson in this one-woman play that explores the life of this famous writer in 1800's New England. After the performance...

02/26/2017: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Hansel & Gretel Bluegrass

Hansel & Gretel Bluegrass

24th STreet Theatre, L.A., CA

3 p.m. Feb. 12, 19, 26; March 5, 12, 19, 26, April 2, 9. The 24th St. Theatre will stage the world premiere of this...

02/26/2017: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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