Events - Feb 24, 2018

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.

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 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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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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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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Sidewalk Speedsters: The Grown-Up World of Children’s Cars Exhibit

Sidewalk Speedsters: The Grown-Up World of Children’s Cars Exhibit

Petersen Automotive Museum, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 16-Oct. 31. Children have longed loved to pretend that they are driving fast cars. Sometimes, kids' toy cars are so cool...

12/16/2017 - 10/31/2018: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Oxnard Whale Watching Season

Oxnard Whale Watching Season

Channel Island Harbor, Oxnard, CA

Whale watching season is back. A journey through the Channel Islands National Park and National Marine Sanctuary provides visitors with the unique opportunity to experience...

12/26/2017 - 04/16/2018: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Museum of Illusions

Museum of Illusions

The Museum of Illusions, Hollywood, CA

10 a.m.-midnight, Jan. 1-March 2. You are not seeing things - there is a Museum of Illusions. Museum-goers becomes full-fledged participants in the paintings created...

01/01/2018 - 03/02/2018: 10:00 am - 11:59 pm

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Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire

Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire

Downtown Disney, Anaheim, CA

9 a.m.-midnight Jan. 5-March 6. Experience Star Wars in an exciting new way. ILMxLAB and The VOID have created a revolutionary hyper-reality attraction Star Wars:...

01/05/2018 - 03/06/2018: 9:00 am - 11:30 pm

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Rainforest Adventure Exhibit

Rainforest Adventure Exhibit

Discovery Cube Orange County, Santa Ana, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Get lost in an exploration of the world's tropical rainforests. Guests can pretend to be research assistants - complete with costumes, binoculars,...

01/20/2018 - 09/09/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Very Eric Carle: A Very Hungry, Quiet, Lonely, Clumsy, Busy Exhibit

Very Eric Carle: A Very Hungry, Quiet, Lonely, Clumsy, Busy Exhibit

Discovery Cube Los Angeles, Sylmar, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 27-May 13. The first North American traveling exhibit for children inspired by Eric Carle's art, this play-and-learn experience takes visitors into...

01/27/2018 - 05/13/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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The Porsche Effect Exhibit

The Porsche Effect Exhibit

Petersen Automotive Museum, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Feb. 3-Jan. 27, 2019. The Petersen Automotive Museum's new exhibit "The Porsche Effect" celebrates the worldwide impact of the car company's legendary...

02/03/2018 - 01/27/2019: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Universal Studios Hollywood's Lunar New Year Celebration

Universal Studios Hollywood's Lunar New Year Celebration

Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal City, CA

9 a.m.-10 p.m. Feb. 10, 24; 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Feb. 11, 16, 22, 25; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Feb. 12, 20, 22; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Feb....

02/10/2018 - 02/25/2018: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Genghis Khan: The Exhibition

Genghis Khan: The Exhibition

Reagan Library, Simi Valley, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 16-Aug. 19. While Genghis Khan has an age-old reputation of a conqueror and a barbarian, he also was a law-maker, democratizer, and...

02/16/2018 - 08/19/2018: 12:00 am

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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. Fri.-Mon. noon-10 p.m. Tues.-Thur. Feb. 16-25. Make a date to go down to the Riverside County Fair. Besides an array of live...

02/16/2018 - 02/25/2018: 10:00 am - 10:00 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. 23, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Feb. 24, noon-8 p.m. Feb. 25. Since 1944, this colorful festival has been blooming in Temple City since...

02/23/2018 - 02/25/2018: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Dreamscape Immersive presents "Alien Zoo"

Dreamscape Immersive presents "Alien Zoo"

Westfield Century City, Century City, CA

Dreamscape Immersive presents the public debut of Alien Zoo, a limited, one-month-only engagement immersive experience at Westfield Century City. Located in the Atrium Space in...

02/24/2018: All Day

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2018 Lunar New Year Exhibit & Meditation

2018 Lunar New Year Exhibit & Meditation

Lu Mountain Temple, Rosemead, CA

The 10,000 Buddha Relics Collection includes sacred bones of Shakyamuni Buddha as well as tens of thousands of brightly colored crystals found in his ashes...

02/24/2018: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Festival of the Hearts

Festival of the Hearts

Saddleback College Quad, Mission Viejo, CA

The First Annual Festival of the Hearts will unite local youth, parents and teachers for a day of inspiration and empowerment. presented by Laura's House...

02/24/2018: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

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Huntington Children's Workshop: Bonsai Builders

Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, CA

As part of this weekend's Bonsai-a-Thon at the Huntington, youngsters can learn about the art of the Bonsai from professionals and get a miniature tree that...

02/24/2018: 9:00 am - 11:30 am

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Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market Los Angeles

Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market Los Angeles

Fairplex, Pomona, CA

More than 100 vintage, antique and handmade vendors, creatively curated by Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market, are returning to Los Angeles. All things chippy,...

02/24/2018 - 02/25/2018: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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The Aquarium of the Pacific's African-American Festival

The Aquarium of the Pacific's African-American Festival

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 24-25. The 16th edition of this festival will recognize the diversity found African-American and African cultures in a variety of entertaining...

02/24/2018 - 02/25/2018: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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12th Annual Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show

12th Annual Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show

Los Angeles Convention Center, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 24-25. Explore a world of travel opportunities by visiting the L.A. Convention Center this weekend. Learn about over 300 vacation destinations...

02/24/2018 - 02/25/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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4th Annual Bob Baker Day

4th Annual Bob Baker Day

Bob Baker Marionette Theater, L.A., CA

Come out and join in the commemoration of Bob Baker's 94th birthday. At 10 a.m., DJ Lance Rock will officiate the opening ceremony and ribbon...

02/24/2018: 10:00 am - 6:00 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. Feb. 6-April 7. For the 26th year, the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising’s museum honors the imagination and achievement of...

02/24/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Batman ‘66 exhibit

Batman ‘66 exhibit

The Hollywood Museum, The Max Factor Building, Hollywood, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed.– Sun. Jan. 12-March 24. The Hollywood Museum has an exhibit with real "bang!, pow!!" Its Batman exhibit salutes the ever-popular TV...

02/24/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Charles M. Schulz’s Pigskin Peanuts exhibition

Charles M. Schulz’s Pigskin Peanuts exhibition

Forest Lawn Museum, Glendale, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 18-March 15. An homage to the late legendary Peanuts creator Charles M. Schulz, this exhibit features 50 Sunday and daily football-themed...

02/24/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Children of Hangzhou: Connecting with China Exhibition

Children of Hangzhou: Connecting with China Exhibition

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

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat., 1-5 p.m. Sun. Jan. 23-May 27. This highly interactive exhibit presents the lives of four Chinese children in...

02/24/2018: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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How Sweet the Sound: Gospel Music in Los Angeles Exhibit

How Sweet the Sound: Gospel Music in Los Angeles Exhibit

California African American Museum, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. Feb. 8-Aug. 26. The California African American Museum presents this exhibit which explores Los Angeles' religious history,...

02/24/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Knott’s Peanuts Celebration

Knott’s Peanuts Celebration

Knott’s Berry Farm, Buena Park, CA

10 a.m.-10 p.m. Jan. 27, Feb. 3, 10, 17-18, 24; 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Jan. 28, Feb. 4, 25; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Feb. 11. There's a...

02/24/2018: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Tall Ships Visit Ventura Harbor

Tall Ships Visit Ventura Harbor

Ventura Harbor, Ventura, CA

Visitors will have an opportunity to raise sails, sing sea shanties, and learn about life on tall ships when the Hawaiian Chieftain and Lady Washington...

02/24/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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The San Fernando Valley Preschool Fair

The San Fernando Valley Preschool Fair

St Nicholas Episcopal Church, Encino, CA

This resource fair is designed especially for families in the San Fernando Valley and surrounding communities. Get to know the top preschools and local, kid-friendly...

02/24/2018: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Tidepool Walk

Tidepool Walk

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, San Pedro, CA

11:30 a.m. Feb. 10, 12:30-2 p.m. Feb. 11, 3-4:30 p.m. Feb. 17-18, 10-11:30 a.m. Feb. 24. See what animals and marine life you can discover...

02/24/2018: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Mista Cookie Jar Mini-Concert

Mista Cookie Jar Mini-Concert

Children’s Book World, West L.A., CA

LA-based "kindie rocker" Mista Cookie Jar brings his urban-island-folky-rock-&-roll sounds to Children's Book World. Blending a background in creative writing, poetry & hip-hop production, his music...

02/24/2018: 10:30 am - 11:00 am

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Serendipity Saturdays

Serendipity Saturdays

Katy Geissert Civic Center Library, Torrance, CA

At this Saturday program, youngsters and their caregivers will be entertained and engaged in a morning filled with fun and music. No registration is required....

02/24/2018: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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18th Annual African American Art Festival

18th Annual African American Art Festival

STAR Eco Station, Culver City, CA

Join STAR Education at the STAR Eco Station to celebrate diversity and culture. This cultural celebration brings together students, performers, and local artists to honor...

02/24/2018: 11:00 am - 4:00 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...

02/24/2018: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Bel Air Camp Fair

Bel Air Camp Fair

Roscomare Road Elementary School, Los Angeles, CA

Check out all the best Los Angeles area summer day camps, as well as sleep-away camps for ages 3-17 years. Geared for both kids and...

02/24/2018: 11:00 am - 3:00 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...

02/24/2018: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Pan for Gold! at The Autry

Pan for Gold! at The Autry

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

Learn how to pan for gold, just like how the 49ers did during the California gold rush!

02/24/2018: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Saturday Storytime at the Grove's Barnes & Noble

Saturday Storytime at the Grove's Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble, L.A., CA

11 a.m. Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24. Every Saturday morning this month, kids can enjoy a different storytime reading. In recognition of Black History Month,...

02/24/2018: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Stories of Almost Everyone Exhibit

Stories of Almost Everyone Exhibit

Hammer Museum, Westwood, CA

11 a.m.-8 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. (closed Mon.) Jan. 28-May 6. This group exhibition spotlights the work of more than 40 international artists...

02/24/2018: 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...

02/24/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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The Enchanted Nightingale

The Enchanted Nightingale

Garry Marshall Theatre, Burbank, CA

11 a.m. Sat.-Sun. Jan. 13-March 18. Audiences will take a trip to ancient China in this magical tale, written by Lori Marshall and Joseph Leo...

02/24/2018: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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Toyota Symphonies For Youth

Toyota Symphonies For Youth

Walt Disney Concert Hall, L.A., CA

11 a.m. Feb. 24, March 10. This TSFY concert involves architecture and music - specifically the design of Disney Hall and the music played within...

02/24/2018: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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Ana Serrano: Homegrown Exhibition

Ana Serrano: Homegrown Exhibition

Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA

noon-5 p.m. Wed.-Sun. Jan. 21-June 3. Museum guests can explore an immersive “garden” containing Ana Serrano's art. The Mexican-American artist using bright-colored walls and lively...

02/24/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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The Really Awesome Improv Show

The Really Awesome Improv Show

The Second City Hollywood, Hollywood, California

Fun (and appropriate) for ages 2-200, The Really Awesome Improv Show features improv games that rely on audience suggestions and participation. LA Magazine voted it...

02/24/2018: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Annie Oakley and The Princess Café

Annie Oakley and The Princess Café

Santa Monica Playhouse, Santa Monica, CA

2 p.m. Sat., 12:30 p.m. Sun. Jan. 14-April 29. Annie Oakley is returning to the Santa Monica Playhouse! In this heart-warming rhythm and boos musical...

02/24/2018: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Disney's Aladdin

Disney's Aladdin

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. 10-March 31. That Disney magic is in full effect in the...

02/24/2018: 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Drop-in Garden Activities: Growing a Gathering Garden

Drop-in Garden Activities: Growing a Gathering Garden

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

Stop by the Autry's ethnobotanical garden and learn more about the connections and between native plants, the environment, and yourself. Cultural educator Kat High (Hupa) will teach...

02/24/2018: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Guys & Dolls

Guys & Dolls

Carpenter Performing Arts Center, Long Beach, CA

8 p.m Feb. 16-17, 23, March 1-2; 1 p.m. Feb. 18, March 4; 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Feb. 24, March 3; 6 p.m. Feb. 25....

02/24/2018: 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Harlem Globetrotters

Harlem Globetrotters

Honda Center, Anaheim, CA

2 p.m. Feb. 18, 1 p.m., 7 p.m. Feb. 24. From rim-shaking dunks to lightning-fast dribbling; trick shots to hoops hi-jinx, the Harlem Globetrotters have...

02/24/2018: 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Storybook Theatre Presents The Ugly Duckling

Storybook Theatre Presents The Ugly Duckling

Theatre West, Hollywood, CA

1 p.m. Sat., Oct. 14—March 3. Storybook Theatre's fun-filled version of the famous fable has lots of singing, dancing, audience participation…and even a comical ballet....

02/24/2018: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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Luzia

Luzia

OC Fair & Events Center, Costa Mesa, CA

8 p.m. Tues.-Wed., 4:30 p.m., 8 p.m. Thur.-Sat., 1:30 p.m., 5 p.m. Sun. Feb. 21-March 18. In this show, Cirque du Soleil has created a...

02/24/2018: 1:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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Teen Arts Academy

Teen Arts Academy

Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA

Students (ages 13-18) will work with artist Michelle Antonisse in an exploration of Rembrandt’s Self Portrait at the Age of 34, on loan from The National...

02/24/2018: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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3-D Theatricals presents Million Dollar Quartet

3-D Theatricals presents Million Dollar Quartet

Cerritos Center For The Performing Arts, Cerritos, CA

8 p.m. Feb. 23, March 2, 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Feb. 24, March 3; 2 p.m. Feb. 25, March 4; 7:30 p.m. March 1. Relive...

02/24/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Allegiance 

Allegiance 

Aratani Theatre, L.A., CA

8 p.m. Wed.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. Feb. 28-April 1 (previews: Feb. 21-25), The East West Players (EWP) and Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (JACCC)...

02/24/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Daddy Long Legs

Daddy Long Legs

Long Beach Performing Arts Center, Long Beach, CA

8 p.m. Thurs.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. Feb. 23-March 11. International City Theatre kicks off its 33rd season with Daddy Long Legs, which is based on...

02/24/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Pirates of Penzance

Pirates of Penzance

Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena, CA

8 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 4 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 2 p.m., 7 p.m. Sun. Jan. 23-Feb. 25. Gilbert & Sullivan's comic opera has just gotten kookier....

02/24/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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PMCA's Children's Workshop

PMCA's Children's Workshop

Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA

Families can join museum art educators for a brief tour of "The Feminine Sublime" exhibition. Afterwards, everyone will return to the Project Room to paint...

02/24/2018: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Teddy Bear Concert “Meet the Woodwind Family”

Teddy Bear Concert “Meet the Woodwind Family”

Santa Cecilia Arts & Learning Center, Eagle Rock, CA

Bring your children and their favorite stuffed friends to this delightful concert that demonstrates how sounds, melodies, rhythms, and instruments can bring music to life....

02/24/2018: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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Monster Jam

Monster Jam

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Anaheim, CA

6:30-10 p.m. Feb. 24-25. Super truck showdowns will be happening at Angels Stadium during January and February. This Monster Jam mania will feature legendary machines...

02/24/2018 - 02/25/2018: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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Dancing With The South Bay Stars VII

Dancing With The South Bay Stars VII

James Armstrong Theatre, Torrance, CA

Swing by the Armstrong Theatre tonight for this interesting community competition. A lineup of South Bay "stars" will be paired with professional dancers in this...

02/24/2018: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Batare

Batare

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, La Mirada, CA

Visually compelling, emotionally moving, and musically masterful, Bataré provides an enthralling performance that is not only seen and heard… but felt too. Described as a...

02/24/2018: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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The Watsons Go to Birmingham, 1963

The Watsons Go to Birmingham, 1963

The Hudson Backstage THeatre, Los Angeles, CA

This play tells the story about a family who decides to a take a trip from Flint, Michigan to the heart of the south, Birmingham,...

02/24/2018: 8:00 pm

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