Events - Dec 10, 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.

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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Chihuly at the Catalina Island Museum

Chihuly at the Catalina Island Museum

Catalina Island Museum, Catalina Island, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 26-Dec. 11 (closed Thanksgiving Day). An internationally acclaimed artist, Dale Chihuly creates unique sculptural pieces that are known for their unusual...

03/26/2017 - 12/11/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Body Worlds: Pulse Exhibit

Body Worlds: Pulse Exhibit

California Science Center, Los Angeles, California

10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 20-Feb. 20. This exhibit examines human anatomy, physiology and health through real human plastinates. This new generation of plastinates show, on...

05/20/2017 - 02/20/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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FROGS: Dazzling and Disappearing Exhibit

FROGS: Dazzling and Disappearing Exhibit

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, California

9 a.m.-6 p.m. May 26-March 31. Hop on over to the Aquarium to see a wild array of frogs and their fellow amphibians. Interactive exhibits, educational...

05/26/2017 - 03/31/2018: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Titanic: The Exhibition

Titanic: The Exhibition

Ronald Reagan Library and Museum, Simi Valley , CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 27-Jan. 7 (closed Nov. 23, Dec. 25, Jan. 1). The Reagan Library and Museum will premiere this exhibit that will display...

05/27/2017 - 01/07/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Titanic in Photographs: The Exhibition

Titanic in Photographs: The Exhibition

Queen Mary, Long Beach, CA

11 a.m.-6 p.m. through July 31, 2018. One great ship is saluting another in this exhibit. On display at the Queen Mary is nearly 100...

06/01/2017 - 07/31/2018: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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The High Art of Riding Low: Ranflas, Corazón e Inspiración Exhibit

The High Art of Riding Low: Ranflas, Corazón e Inspiración Exhibit

Petersen Automotive Museum, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-6 p.m. July 1-June 3. The lowrider car is an icon symbol of both Chicano and Southern California culture. This exhibit examines the lowrider...

07/01/2017 - 06/03/2018: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Doc McStuffins: The Exhibit!

Doc McStuffins: The Exhibit!

Discovery Cube Los Angeles, Sylmar, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 23-Jan. 15. Young doctors-in-training can practice their "medical training" in this exhibit, which is the first one that Disney Junior has...

09/23/2017 - 01/15/2018: 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. 1-Jan. 15. The corner of Fifth St. and Arizona Ave. will...

11/01/2017 - 01/15/2018: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Thousand Oaks Holiday Ice Rink

Thousand Oaks Holiday Ice Rink

The Lakes at Thousand Oaks, Thousand Oaks, CA

noon-9 p.m. Mon.–Thurs., noon-10 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sun. Nov. 9-Jan. 28. The lake at the Lakes won't be totally...

11/09/2017 - 01/28/2018: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Holidays at the Disneyland Resort

Holidays at the Disneyland Resort

Disneyland Resorts, Anaheim, CA

Hours vary, Nov. 10-Jan. 7. "The Happiest Place on Earth" will be jolly with holiday merriment at both Disneyland and California Adventure. Disneyland will add...

11/10/2017 - 01/07/2018: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Los Cerritos Center's Santa HQ

Los Cerritos Center's Santa HQ

Los Cerritos Center, Cerritos, CA

Various times Nov. 10-Dec. 24 (closed Thanksgiving). Stop by Santa's headquarters and get your picture taken with Mr. Claus. Try out the Elf-Ray Vision and...

11/10/2017 - 12/24/2017: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Santa At The Lakewood Mall

Santa At The Lakewood Mall

Lakewood Mall, Lakewood, CA

Various times Nov. 10-Dec. 24 (closed Thanksgiving). Your kids can get their photo with Santa and, on Mon. nights Nov. 13-Dec. 11, your cats and...

11/10/2017 - 12/24/2017: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Santa at the Oaks

Santa at the Oaks

The Oaks, Thousand Oaks, CA

Various times Nov. 10-Dec. 24 (closed Thanksgiving). Youngsters can come meet, and get their photo taken with, Santa Claus. On Dec. 8, they can even...

11/10/2017 - 12/24/2017: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Santa Photo Experience at The Shops at Montebello

Santa Photo Experience at The Shops at Montebello

The Shops at Montebello, Montebello, CA

Times vary, Nov. 10-Dec. 24 (closed 11/23). Eager children and their families can experience the joy and magic of the holiday season with a visit...

11/10/2017 - 12/24/2017: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Photos With Santa

Photos With Santa

Del Amo Fashion Center, Torrance, CA

10 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 11, 17-18, 24-25, 27-30, Dec. 4-7; noon-6 p.m. Nov. 12, 19, 26; Dec. 3; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 13-16, 20-22; 10...

11/11/2017 - 12/24/2017: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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L.A. Kings Holiday Ice Westfield Topanga

L.A. Kings Holiday Ice Westfield Topanga

Westfield Topanga, Canoga Park, CA

5-8 p.m., 8:30-11 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 4-7 p.m., 7:30-10:30 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Nov. 14-Dec. 15; 4-7 p.m., 7:30-10:30 p.m. Dec. 16-Jan. 21. Outdoor ice skating returns to...

11/14/2017 - 01/21/2018: 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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The Bai Holiday Ice Rink Pershing Square

The Bai Holiday Ice Rink Pershing Square

Pershing Square, L.A., CA

Times vary, Nov. 16-Jan. 15. For its 20th year, Pershing Square's Holiday Ice Rink has a new name, but the same wintry fun. At 7,200...

11/16/2017 - 01/15/2018: 11:30 am - 9:30 pm

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Knott's Merry Farm

Knott's Merry Farm

Knott’s Berry Farm, Buena Park, CA

Times vary. Nov. 17-Jan. 7 (closed Dec. 25). The Berry Farm gets “Merry” during the holiday season. Adorned with festive decorations, the park will present...

11/17/2017 - 01/07/2018: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Reindeer Romp Holiday Celebration

Reindeer Romp Holiday Celebration

L.A. Zoo, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 17-Dec. 24. Where is the only place to see reindeers in Los Angeles? At the L.A. Zoo's Reindeer Romp, of course!...

11/17/2017 - 12/24/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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L.A. Zoo Lights

L.A. Zoo Lights

L.A. Zoo, L.A., CA

6-10 p.m. Nov. 17-Dec. 23 (closed Nov. 23). The L.A. Zoo Lights, which was honored as one of the “Best Zoo Lights 2016” by USA...

11/17/2017 - 12/23/2017: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration

SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration

SeaWorld, San Diego, CA

Times vary. Nov. 19 through Jan. 1. Oh, what a wondrous time you can have visiting SeaWorld during the holiday season. You can make a...

11/18/2017 - 01/06/2018: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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L.A. Kings Holiday Ice at the Pike

L.A. Kings Holiday Ice at the Pike

The Pike Outlets, Long 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 Pike Outlets in Long...

11/18/2017 - 01/08/2018: 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Tattoo: An Exhibition

Tattoo: An Exhibition

Natural History Museum, L.A., CA

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. (closed Nov. 23, Dec. 25, Jan. 1) Nov. 19-April 15. Did you that the history of tattoos goes back some 5,000 years?...

11/19/2017 - 04/15/2018: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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Enchanted: Forest of Light 

Enchanted: Forest of Light 

Descanso Gardens, La Cañada-Flintridge, CA

5-10 p.m. Nov. 19-Jan. 7 (closed Dec. 25). Descanso Gardens will look even more magical during the evenings this winter. This year's incarnation of Enchanted...

11/19/2017 - 01/07/2018: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Coco At The El Capitan Cinema

Coco At The El Capitan Cinema

El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood, CA

7 p.m. Nov. 21, 10 a.m., 1:15 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:45 p.m. and (Fri.-Sun. only) 10:50 p.m. Nov. 22-Dec. 10. The new Pixar/Disney animated film...

11/21/2017 - 12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 10:45 pm

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Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal City, CA

Times vary, Nov. 24-Jan. 7. Things will be just a little bit more magical at the Wizarding World during the holidays. Guests can experience the...

11/24/2017 - 01/07/2018: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Santa House at the Americana at Brand

Santa House at the Americana at Brand

The Americana at Brand, Glendale, CA

various times Nov. 24-Dec. 24. Come have a memorable time meeting Mr. Claus and getting a professional holiday photo. There will also be snowfall happening...

11/24/2017 - 12/24/2017: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Santa House at the Grove

Santa House at the Grove

The Grove, L.A., CA

various times Nov. 24-Dec. 24. Come have a memorable time meeting Mr. Claus and getting a professional holiday photo. There will also be snowfall happening...

11/24/2017 - 12/24/2017: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Science Of Gingerbread

Science Of Gingerbread

Discovery Cube L.A., Sylmar, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 24-Dec. 31 (closed Dec. 25). Science and sweets come together at this always-anticipated seasonal exhibit. Discover the important roles that science,...

11/24/2017 - 12/31/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Holiday Train Rides In Griffith Park

Holiday Train Rides In Griffith Park

Griffith Park and Southern Railroad, L.A., CA

5-8 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 5-9 p.m. Sat.-Sun. (and school holidays) Nov. 24-Dec. 30 (closed Dec. 24-25). Families can have a memorable rail adventure on the Holiday...

11/24/2017 - 12/23/2017: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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L.A. Kings Holiday Ice at L.A. Live

L.A. Kings Holiday Ice at L.A. Live

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

5-8 p.m., 8:30 p.m.-midnight Mon.-Thur., 5-7 p.m., 7:30-9:30 p.m., 10 p.m.-midnight Sat.-Sun. Nov. 25 through Dec. 15; 3-7 p.m., 7:30-9:30 p.m., 10 p.m.-midnight Dec. 16-Jan....

11/25/2017 - 01/06/2018: 5:00 pm - 11:55 pm

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Grand Park "Lights Up the Holidays"

Grand Park "Lights Up the Holidays"

Grand Park, L.A., CA

6 p.m.-10 p.m. Nov. 26-Dec. 26. Grand Park will be dressed up in grand style for the holidays. Stop by after sunset to see the...

11/26/2017 - 12/26/2017: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Forces of Nature II: A Tribute To Trees Exhibit

Forces of Nature II: A Tribute To Trees Exhibit

LA County Arboretum, Arcadia, CA

9 a.m.-4:30 p.m Dec. 1-10. To commemorate the loss of the 150-year-old Blue Gum tree as well as other arboreal treasures lost since 2011, the...

12/01/2017 - 12/10/2017: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Irvine Park Railroad’s Christmas Train

Irvine Park Railroad’s Christmas Train

Irvine Park Railroad, Irvine Regional Park, Orange, CA

4-8 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Dec. 1-23. Families can take a little train ride to the North Pole and meet Santa Claus, courtesy...

12/01/2017 - 12/23/2017: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Solvang Julefest

Solvang Julefest

Downtown Solvang – Visitors’ Center, Solvang, CA

Solvang has been called one of the top 10 most "Christmassy" towns in America. Come see why during its annual Julefest, which offers a  variety...

12/01/2017 - 01/05/2018: 10:30 am - 8:30 pm

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Holiday Treats for the Animals

Holiday Treats for the Animals

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 2-22. The Aquarium will be in quite the festive mood this holiday season. Through Dec. 22, the Aquarium will present a...

12/02/2017 - 12/22/2017: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Jingle Bell Run Agoura Hills

Jingle Bell Run Agoura Hills

Paramount Ranch, Agoura Hills, CA

Participants for this Christmas-themed fundraiser for the Arthritis Foundation, are encouraged to wear their favorite holiday costumes or ugly Christmas sweaters and tie bells to...

12/03/2017 - 12/10/2017: 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Miami City Ballet: George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker

Miami City Ballet: George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, L.A., CA

6:30 p.m. Dec. 7, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 8, 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9, noon, 4 p.m. Dec. 10. Choreographer George Balanchine was a titan...

12/07/2017 - 12/10/2017: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Thousand Oaks Repertory Company's A Christmas Carol

Thousand Oaks Repertory Company's A Christmas Carol

Scherr Forum Theater, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, Thousand Oaks, CA

7:30 p.m. Dec. 7-8, 2:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 10. Spend some time this holiday season with your old pals -...

12/07/2017 - 12/10/2017: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Valley Kids Consignment Sale

Valley Kids Consignment Sale

University Plaz, Northridge, CA

This consignment sales offers many kids items, from newborns through teens. There is baby gear, games, toys, books, shoes, winter coats, swings ride on toys,...

12/08/2017 - 12/31/2017: 10:30 am - 6:30 pm

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Green Diamonds: Natural Radiance Exhibit

Green Diamonds: Natural Radiance Exhibit

Natural History Museum, L.A., CA

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 9-April 1 (closed Dec. 25, Jan. 1). The Natural History Museum's elegant Gem and Mineral Hall will be shining more brightly...

12/09/2017 - 04/01/2018: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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Merry Merry Malibu Weekend

Merry Merry Malibu Weekend

Malibu Village, Malibu, CA

noon-5 p.m. Dec. 9, 3-5 p.m. Dec. 10. Holiday fun will be happening all weekend along at Malibu Village, Malibu Country Mart, and Malibu Lumber...

12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Dance West's The Nutcracker

Dance West's The Nutcracker

James Armstrong Theatre, Torrance, CA

7 p.m. Dec. 9, 2 p.m. Dec. 10. The Dance West Dance Studio eloquently bring to life the enchanting story of Clara and Fritz as...

12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Los Angeles Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

Los Angeles Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

Alex Theatre, Glendale, CA

7:30 p.m. Dec. 9, 2 p.m. Dec. 10. Travel back to Los Angeles on Christmas Eve, 1912 when the Los Angeles Ballet's performed its critically...

12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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San Pedro City Ballet presents The Nutcracker

San Pedro City Ballet presents The Nutcracker

Warner Grand Theatre, San Pedro, CA

2 p.m., 7 p.m. Dec. 9, 2 p.m. Dec. 10. San Pedro City Ballet, home of American Ballet Theatre superstar Misty Copeland, will perform this...

12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

Bridges Auditorium, Pomona College, Pomona, CA

2 p.m. Dec. 9, 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10. The Nutcracker comes to life with this magnificent ballet comprised of beautiful sets, dazzling costumes,...

12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Huntington Harbour Boat Parade

Huntington Harbour Boat Parade

Huntington Harbor, Huntington Beach, CA

5:15 p.m. Dec. 9-10. "Musical Kicks On Route 66" is the theme for the 55th annual Huntington Harbour Boat Parade. More than 75 colorfully adorned...

12/09/2017 - 12/10/2017: 5:15 pm - 8:00 pm

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Kids Club: Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Kids Club: Walking in a Winter Wonderland

South Coast Botanic Garden, Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA

Families will connect with nature and with one another in this family-friendly drop-in program. Participants will experience the holiday season South Coast Botanic Garden-style through...

12/10/2017: 12:00 am

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Jingle Bell Run Glendale

Jingle Bell Run Glendale

Glendale Central Park, Glendale, CA

For this Christmas-themed fundraiser, participants can wear their favorite holiday costumes or ugly Christmas sweaters and tie bells to their shoes creating a chorus of...

12/10/2017: 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum

Garry Marshall Theatre, Burbank, CA

8 p.m. Thurs-Fri., 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 3 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17-Dec. 31 (no shows Nov. 23, Dec. 24; added show Nov. 22)....

12/10/2017: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

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Build a Reindeer with Santa

Build a Reindeer with Santa

Westfield Culver City, Culver City, California

Deck the halls at Build-A-Bear Workshop by creating your very own reindeer friend (a $28 value!). Tickets include a Build-A-Bear reindeer stuffed animal, on-site stuffing,...

12/10/2017: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

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Grinchmas

Grinchmas

Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal City, CA

9 a.m.-7 p.m. December 2, 9-10, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Dec. 3.; times vary times Dec. 15-31. A whimsical 60-ft “Grinchmas” tree will mark the spot where...

12/10/2017: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Santa Cares at Citadel Outlets

Santa Cares at Citadel Outlets

Citadel Outlets, L.A., CA

9 a.m.-noon Sun. Nov. 26-Dec. 17. Families with special needs children are invited to a special Santa Claus photo experience supportive of their sensory, physical...

12/10/2017: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Sounds of the Season

Sounds of the Season

South Coast Botanic Garden, Palos Verdes Penisula, CA

Get into the holiday spirit every day with a brisk walk through a musical garden. Select trails will host a customized holiday “sound-trek” to get...

12/10/2017: 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...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Christmas Tree Trains

Christmas Tree Trains

Fillmore & Western Railway Co., Fillmore, CA

10 a.m., 2 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Nov. 25-Dec. 10. Go on a special train ride to select your special Christmas Tree. The Fillmore & Western will...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Early Learner Programs: Toddler Time Español

Early Learner Programs: Toddler Time Español

Kidspace Children’s Museum, Pasadena, CA

Get a preview of Kidspace's Spanish immersion program, Bebé y Yo and take part in some playful, yet educational, activities that explore art and science. Both...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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Future Park: Art + Technology Exhibit

Future Park: Art + Technology Exhibit

Bowers Kidseum, Santa Ana, CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Sun. Sept. 16-Jan. 15 (closed Nov. 23, Dec. 25, Jan. 1). This exhibit, presented Kidseum in collaboration with Team Lab Kids, Inc.,...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Happy Place Pop-Up Experience

Happy Place Pop-Up Experience

HAPPY PLACE, Los Angeles , CA

10 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Wed.-Mon. Nov. 20-Jan. 7. Happy Place is a massive pop-up experience in the Arts District of Downtown Los Angeles filled with smiles,...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 9:30 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. 18- Jan. 7. All aboard the Muzeo Express! Come check out the model trains and miniature scenes on display. There will...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Holidays In Harmony

Holidays In Harmony

Lula Washington Dance Theatre, Los Angeles,

Bring the family to a multicultural holiday event, celebrating culture through exhibits, crafts and entertainment. Support local crafters and small businesses while gathering with neighbors...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Joy Theatre Kids Improv Comedy Class

Joy Theatre, Sherman Oaks, CA, LA County

Come on down to Joy Theatre and play some fun improve games. Learn awesome acting skills, make great friends, and hang out with the super...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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LA Kings Science Sundays

LA Kings Science Sundays

Discovery Cube LA, Sylmar, CA

Science Sundays are Hockey Sundays at the Cube LA. Visitors can experience a one-of-a-kind stage show and learning station focused on physics, center of mass,...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Nuestro Mundo Exhibit

Nuestro Mundo Exhibit

Huntington Library and Botantical Gardens, San Marino, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Dec. 9-23. On display at the Huntington's Brody Botanical Center are 24 paintings that are the work of young adults (ages...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Photos With Santa at Valencia Town Center

Photos With Santa at Valencia Town Center

Westfield Valencia Town Center, Valencia, CA

Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa has arrived at Westfield Valencia Town Center this holiday season, while his elves are hard at work back at the North...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Play! Exhibit

Play! Exhibit

The Autry National Center of the American West, L.A., California

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. June 18-Jan. 7. The Autry's latest exhibit is all about "play." Featuring a fun selection of toys,...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Santa Through The Season At One Colorado

Santa Through The Season At One Colorado

One Colorado, Pasadena, CA

5-9 p.m. Thur., 5-10 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sun. Nov. 24-Dec. 24. Santa Claus will be coming to One Colorado...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Special Holiday Storytime at Vroman's Hastings Ranch!

Special Holiday Storytime at Vroman's Hastings Ranch!

Vroman’s Hastings Ranch, Pasadena, CA

Santa reads some his holiday favorites, and perhaps some all-year-round favorites as well.

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Teddy Bear Tea

Teddy Bear Tea

Langham Huntington, Pasadena, Pasadena, CA

10 a.m., 1:30 p.m. Dec. 2-3, 9-10, 16-23, 11 a.m. Dec. 24. Held in hotel's decorated Lobby Lounge, this long-time Huntington Hotel holiday tradition features...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

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Up Close: Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel Exhibit

Up Close: Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel Exhibit

Westfield Topanga, Canoga Park, CA

This breathtaking exhibit allows visitors to experience one of the world's greatest artistic achievements: Michelangelo's renowned ceiling frescoes from the Vatican's Sistine Chapel, reproduced in...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Winter Holidays at Legoland

Winter Holidays at Legoland

Legoland, Carlsbad, CA

Times vary, Nov. 18-27, Nov. 30-Dec. 4, Dec. 7-11, Dec. 14-Jan. 1. You can build some great holiday memories at Legoland. There's no place else...

12/10/2017: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Bob Baker's Holiday Spectacular!

Bob Baker's Holiday Spectacular!

Bob Baker’s Marionette Theater, L.A., CA

10:30 a.m. Dec. 6-8, 12; 10:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. Dec. 9; 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. Dec. 10. One of the theater’s most requested shows, “Bob...

12/10/2017: 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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A Universal History of Infamy Exhibit

A Universal History of Infamy Exhibit

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. Aug. 20-Feb. 19. This exhibit's name references a Jorge Luis Borges short...

12/10/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Annenberg Space for Photography's "Cuba Is" Exhibit

Annenberg Space for Photography's "Cuba Is" Exhibit

Annenberg Space For Photography, Century City, CA

11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wed.-Sun. Sept. 9-March 4. Revealing complexities on - and off - the island, "Cuba Is" explores aspects of Cuba not easily accessed by...

12/10/2017: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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California Heritage Museum's "Art Quilts" Exhibit

California Heritage Museum's "Art Quilts" Exhibit

California Heritage Museum, Santa Monica, CA

11 a.m.-4 p.m. Wed.-Sun. Dec. 9-March 18. This is not your grandmother’s quilt show! This juried exhibition features artwork spotlighting the best contemporary artists that...

12/10/2017: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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California Science Center's New IMAX Films: Amazon Adventure 3D and Hurricane 3D 

California Science Center's New IMAX Films: Amazon Adventure 3D and Hurricane 3D 

California Science Center, L.A., CA

On Oct. 11, the California Science Center will unveil the hi-tech updates in its IMAX Theater. Audiences will see improvements in both the sound and...

12/10/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Hanukkah Family Festival: LA/LA

Hanukkah Family Festival: LA/LA

Skirball Cultural Center, L.A., CA

This year’s festival draws inspiration from the current Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA initiative. This holiday celebration explores the themes of Hanukkah through the traditions of...

12/10/2017: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Santa's Workshop at the Valencia Town Center

Santa's Workshop at the Valencia Town Center

Westfield Valencia Town Center, Valencia, CA

Guests can enjoy a family-friendly day of activities including As You Wish Poetry canvas painting, Gymboree Play & Music arts and crafts, holiday music, story...

12/10/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Taking Shape: Degas as Sculptor Exhibition

Taking Shape: Degas as Sculptor Exhibition

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. Nov. 10-April 9 (closed Nov. 23, Dec. 25, Jan. 1). This exhibit provides...

12/10/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Train To Santa’s Workshop

Train To Santa’s Workshop

Orange Empire Railway Museum, Perris, CA

5:30 p.m., 7 p.m. Dec. 1, 8, 15; 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 7 p.m. Dec. 2-3, 9-10, 16-17. Embark on an...

12/10/2017: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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USC Pacific Asia Museum's Free Admission Days

USC Pacific Asia Museum's Free Admission Days

USC Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed., Fri.-Sun. 11 am.-8 p.m. Thur. Dec. 8-17. The Museum invites the public to share in the grand re-opening of its 1924...

12/10/2017: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

Segerstrom Stage, South Coast Repertory, Costa Mesa, CA

7:30 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 2:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Sat., noon, 4 p.m. Sun. Nov. 24-Dec. 24. South Coast Rep's long-lauded original adaptation of this Charles Dickens...

12/10/2017: 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Dance Sundays with Debbie Allen & Friends

Dance Sundays with Debbie Allen & Friends

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

noon Oct. 8, Nov. 12, Dec. 10, Jan. 14, Feb. 11, March 11, April 8, May 13; 5 p.m. June 10, July 8, Aug. 12....

12/10/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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DCA’s PST LA/LA exhibition "Condemned To Be Modern”

DCA’s PST LA/LA exhibition "Condemned To Be Modern”

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, L.A., CA

noon-5 p.m. Thur.-Sun. Sept. 10-Jan. 28. The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) presents this exhibit at the Los Angeles Municipal Art...

12/10/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Heart Of The Harbor Holiday Parade

Heart Of The Harbor Holiday Parade

Avalon Blvd., Wilmington , CA

Everyone is invited to come celebrate the season and Wilmington in this all-American event that takes a route across the city before winding up in...

12/10/2017: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Hollywood in Havana: Five Decades of Cuban Posters Promoting U.S. Films Exhibit

Hollywood in Havana: Five Decades of Cuban Posters Promoting U.S. Films Exhibit

Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA

noon-5 p.m. Wed.–Sun. Aug. 20-Jan. 7. More than just advertisements for movies, these posters are captivating artworks in their own right. The exhibit showcases around...

12/10/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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It’s Holiday Time in PaleyLand

It’s Holiday Time in PaleyLand

The Paley Center for Media, Beverly Hills, CA

The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills is transforming into an interactive family exhibit to celebrate the season. Warm up with some hot cocoa...

12/10/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Kookie Clubhouse Kingdom: The Gift

Kookie Clubhouse Kingdom: The Gift

Studio C, L.A., CA

noon, 2 p.m. Dec. 10, 17, Jan. 7, 1 p.m. Dec. 27-28, 31. The holiday time is a time when you get gifts, but, when...

12/10/2017: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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LA Redux: Reduction Linocuts by Dave Lefner Exhibit

LA Redux: Reduction Linocuts by Dave Lefner Exhibit

Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA

noon-5 p.m. Wed.–Sun. Aug. 20-Jan. 7. L.A. native Dave Lefner is one of the country's top artists in the time-consuming and relatively lost field of...

12/10/2017: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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All About Santa

All About Santa

Santa Monica Playhouse, Santa Monica, CA

2 p.m. Sat., 12:30 p.m. Sun. Dec. 2-17. What is this musical comedy all about? It's "All About Santa," of course. The story is about...

12/10/2017: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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DSALA Cookies With Santa - SFV Group

DSALA Cookies With Santa - SFV Group

DSALA Community Room, Van Nuys, CA

Stop by, bring the family, get a photo with Santa, have a cookie and stay for a while to visit with friends. Bring a wrapped...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Exceptional Kids Organization to March in El Segundo Holiday Parade

Exceptional Kids Organization to March in El Segundo Holiday Parade

Exceptional Kids Organization to March in El Segundo Holiday Parade, El Segundo , CA

Come march with the Exceptional Kids Organization and pass out candy canes during the 54th annual El Segundo Holiday Parade. The parade route begins on...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

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Festival Ballet Theatre: The Nutcracker

Festival Ballet Theatre: The Nutcracker

Irvine Barclay Theatre, Irvine, CA

2 p.m., 7 p.m. Dec. 9, 16; 1 p.m., 6 p.m. Dec. 10, 17, 20-21; 7 p.m. Dec. 15, 22. The FBT's full-length traditional Nutcracker...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Friendship Circle Chanukah Bash

Friendship Circle Chanukah Bash

Friendship Circle of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California

The Friendship Circle Holiday Celebrations allow the entire family to celebrate together in a comfortable setting. Volunteers are on hand to ensure that the event...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Hamilton

Hamilton

Pantages Theater, Hollywood, CA

8 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 1 p.m. 7 p.m. Sun. through Dec. 30 (no shows Mon., Nov. 23, Dec. 25). Hamilton: the...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Hanukkah at The Point

Hanukkah at The Point

The Point, El Segundo, CA

Kick off Hanukkah with a community menorah lighting, child-friendly activities, and traditional Hanukkah games and foods, including “sufganiyot” (jelly doughnuts). The event will feature a...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Hanukkah Festival at the Zimmer

Hanukkah Festival at the Zimmer

Zimmer Children’s Museum, L.A., CA

Hanukkah is known as the Festival of Lights, so the Zimmer Children's Museum will celebrate this holiday with a fun-filled afternoon featuring light- and shadow-themed...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Irving Berlin’s White Christmas

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas

Carpenter Performing Arts Center, Long Beach , CA

8 p.m. Dec. 1, 8; 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Dec. 2, 9; 1 p.m., 6 p.m. Dec. 6; 1 p.m. Dec. 10. This hit Broadway...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 11:15 pm

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Kidspace presents Illusionist Ryne Strom

Kidspace presents Illusionist Ryne Strom

Kidspace Children’s Museum, Pasadena, CA

Experience an magical afternoon at Kidspace as Ryne Strom will amaze young and old alike with a performance full of magic, comedy and fun. It's...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Old Time Christmas Festival

Old Time Christmas Festival

Rancho Los Cerritos, Long Beach, CA

At the Rancho's annual holiday celebration, you can discover the traditions of a Victorian Christmas. Guests can make historic crafts, enjoy holiday music from a...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Spamilton

Spamilton

Kirk Douglas Theatre, Culver City, CA

8 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 1 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Sun. (8 p.m. previews Nov. 5, 7-11). Nov. 5-Dec. 31. Now that you've...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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UCLA Meteorite Gallery

UCLA Meteorite Gallery

UCLA Meteorite Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

The UCLA Collection of Meteorites is the largest collection on the West Coast, containing over 2500 samples from about 1500 different meteorites. About 100 of...

12/10/2017: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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CAFAM's CraftLab

CAFAM's CraftLab

Craft & Folk Art Museum, L.A., CA

Exhibiting artist Guillermo Galindo leads this drop-in workshop that will involve constructing instruments from unconventional materials. It is based on Galindo's own practice of making...

12/10/2017: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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LUZIA

LUZIA

Dodger Stadium, L.A., CA

8 p.m. Dec. 8, 12-15, 19-20, 26-27; 4:30 p.m., 8 p.m. Dec. 9, 16, 21-22, 28-30; 1:30 p.m, 5 p.m. Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31....

12/10/2017: 1:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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A Snow White Christmas

A Snow White Christmas

Ebell Theater, Santa Ana, CA

2 p.m. Dec. 9-10, 16-17. See what happens when Snow White, Rose Red, a polar bear, and seven magical elves face off against the Ice...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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A Winter's Tale: A Musical Dickens Of A Christmas Carol

A Winter's Tale: A Musical Dickens Of A Christmas Carol

Morgan-Wixson Theater, Santa Monica, CA

2 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Nov. 11-Dec. 16. Santa Monica's Morgan-Wixson Theatre presents its 22nd annual youth musical, A Winter's Tale: A Musical Dickens Of A Christmas...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol

A Noise Within, Pasadena, CA

8 p.m. Dec. 1, 22; 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Dec. 2, 15, 23; 2 p.m. Dec. 3, 9, 16-17; 7 p.m. Dec. 8; 2 p.m.,...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Christmas Is

Christmas Is

Haugh Performing Arts Center, Citrus College, Glendora, CA

2 p.m. Dec. 2-3, 9-10, 17; 7 p.m. Dec. 16. Citrus College's Visual and Performing Arts Department presents its annual holiday show, which this year...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Cinderella Tea Party!

Cinderella Tea Party!

Lollipop Dream, Sherman Oaks, California

Kids can join for a tea party with Cinderella! Youngsters can also dress-up, get face paint, play some games, hear a story, have an opportunity...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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Rancho Cucamonga Community Theatre presents "Miracle on 34th Street"

Rancho Cucamonga Community Theatre presents "Miracle on 34th Street"

Lewis Family Playhouse, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2, 9; 2 p.m. Dec. 3, 10. This holiday production was adapted by Mountain Community Theater from the novel by...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Rubicon Theatre presents A Christmas Carol

Rubicon Theatre presents A Christmas Carol

Rubicon Theatre Company, Ventura, CA

7 p.m. Dec. 6-7, 9, 14, 21; 8 p.m. Dec. 8, 15, 22; 2 p.m. Dec. 10, 17, 2 p.m. 7 p.m. Dec. 13, 20;...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Sunday With Santa

Sunday With Santa

Arcadia Performing Arts Center, Arcadia, CA

This Sunday will be filled with holiday fun. Families can enjoy holiday movies on the main theatre’s big screen. Get photos taken with Santa, make...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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The Heart of Robin Hood

The Heart of Robin Hood

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

7:30 p.m. Nov. 28-30, Dec. 5-8, 12-15, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1; 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2-3, 9-10, 16-17. The heralded Icelandic theater company Vesturport...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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The Ultimate Christmas Show (Abridged)

The Ultimate Christmas Show (Abridged)

Torrance Theatre Company, Torrance, CA

8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. Dec. 1-17, 7 p.m. Dec. 14. Add a dollop of humor to holiday celebrating. The Ultimate Christmas Show (Abridged)...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz

Theatre 360, Pasadena, CA

7:30 p.m. Dec. 8-9, 15-16, 2 p.m. Dec. 10, 17. Click your heels together as the world's favorite musical returns to Pasadena. Theatre 360’s production...

12/10/2017: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Conejo Civic Ballet presents The Nutcracker

Conejo Civic Ballet presents The Nutcracker

Fred Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Center, Thousand Oaks, CA

The Conejo Valley's oldest established dance company returns with this holiday favorite. Follow Clara and the Nutcracker Prince as they take an enchanted journey to...

12/10/2017: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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Big Sunday Holiday Party & Sing-along

Big Sunday Holiday Party & Sing-along

Big Sunday, L.A., CA

Help Big Sunday help those in need this holiday season. The local non-profit is throwing a party where the public is invited to create some...

12/10/2017: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Disney's Beauty and the Beast: The Broadway Musical

Disney's Beauty and the Beast: The Broadway Musical

Casa 0101 Theater, Boyle Hts., CA

8 p.m. Fri., 3 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 4 p.m. Sun. Dec. 8-Jan. 21 (no shows Dec. 24, 31). Beauty and the Beast can be...

12/10/2017: 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Holiday on the Hill

Holiday on the Hill

Ronald Reagan Library and Museum, Simi Valley, CA

For the 10th year, the Reagan Library will host a holiday party. Guests can tour the Presidential Museum and see its special exhibit on the...

12/10/2017: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Community Christmas Concert and Crèche Display

Community Christmas Concert and Crèche Display

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, La Crescenta, CA

The public is invited to this holiday event hosted  by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/La Crescenta Stake, the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church...

12/10/2017: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Fillmore & Western's North Pole Express

Fillmore & Western's North Pole Express

Fillmore & Western Railway Co., Fillmore, CA

6 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1-3, 8-10. Take a trip to the "North Pole" and visit Santa's Village. Santa, in fact, will be along for...

12/10/2017: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Pet Nights With Santa

Pet Nights With Santa

Citadel Outlets, L.A., CA

6-8 p.m. Sun. Nov. 26-Dec. 17. Shoppers are invited to bring along their furry, feathery or fuzzy friend for a special Santa photo opportunity. Guests...

12/10/2017: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Snow Day L.A.

Snow Day L.A.

The Old Lodge, L.A., CA

6 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Fri.-Sun. Nov. 8-Dec. 17. Snow bunnies of all ages will be hopping over to Montecillo De Leo Politi Park to enjoy a...

12/10/2017: 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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