Events - Mar 31, 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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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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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: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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California Adventure Food & Wine Festival

California Adventure Food & Wine Festival

California Adventure Park, Anaheim, CA

Times vary March 2-April 12. Families can go on a foodie adventure in California Adventure as the park will serve up a menu of celebrated...

03/02/2018 - 04/12/2018: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Sin Censura: A Mural Remembers L.A.

Sin Censura: A Mural Remembers L.A.

Natural History Museum, L.A., CA

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. March 9-Aug. 18 (closed July 4). How rare is it to see the mural L.A. History: A Mexican Perspective? This marks the...

03/09/2018 - 08/18/2018: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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Photos with The Bunny

Photos with The Bunny

Westfield Topanga, Canoga Park, California

11 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun. Photo "hops" with the Easter Bunny on Level 1 of Westfield Topanga between Anthropologie and Williams-Sonoma. More...

03/16/2018 - 03/31/2018: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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The Easter Bunny at Eagle Rock Plaza

The Easter Bunny at Eagle Rock Plaza

Eagle Rock Plaza, Eagle Rock, CA

noon-7 p.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun. March 16-31. Hop on over to get your photo taken with the Easter Bunny! The photo spot will be...

03/16/2018 - 03/31/2018: 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Bunny Photos & Egg Hunt At The Collection at RiverPark

Bunny Photos & Egg Hunt At The Collection at RiverPark

The Collection at RiverPark, Oxnard, CA

Guests of all ages are invited to search The Collection to find the coveted golden egg. The Golden Egg can be redeemed at Guest Services...

03/22/2018 - 03/31/2018: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Underwood Family Farms' Springtime Easter Festival

Underwood Family Farms' Springtime Easter Festival

Underwood Family Farms, Moorpark, CA

9 a.m.-6 p.m. March 24 through April 8. Whether you are exploring the Easter Story Labyrinth and the hay pyramid, watching Farmer Craig's Chicken Show and...

03/24/2018 - 04/08/2018: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Bubblefest

Bubblefest

Discovery Cube Orange County, Santa Ana, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 24-April 8. Bubblefest pops up at the Discovery Cube OC for the 22nd year. This bubble universe will feature bubble zone,...

03/24/2018 - 04/08/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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KING TUT: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh Exhibit

KING TUT: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh Exhibit

California Science Center, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 24-Jan. 6. Celebrating the centennial of the discovery of King Tut's tomb, this immersive exhibition (presented by the Egyptian Ministry of...

03/24/2018 - 01/06/2019: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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SeaWorld Seven Seas Food Festival

SeaWorld Seven Seas Food Festival

Seaworld, San Diego, CA

Times vary March 24-April 1. SeaWorld offers a culinary treat for foodies at this festival, which features more than 50 food samples representing the Caribbean,...

03/24/2018 - 04/01/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Knott’s Boysenberry Festival

Knott’s Boysenberry Festival

Knott’s Berry Farm, Buena Park, CA

Times vary March 26-April 8. Oh, boy, it's, boysenberry time again at Knott's Berry Farm. Now expanded to 24 days, this annual festival serves up...

03/26/2018 - 04/08/2018: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Just Dance Live

Just Dance Live

Hollywood Palladium, Hollywood, CA

8:30 p.m March 29, 3:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m. March 30-31. The world's first interactive Just Dance live experience expands the 2D world of the video...

03/29/2018 - 03/31/2018: 3:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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La Habra's Eggstravaganza

La Habra's Eggstravaganza

La Bonita Park, La Habra, CA

6-8 p.m. March 30, 8 a.m.-noon March 31. The City of La Habra delivers a pair of egg-cellent egg-related events. On the evening of March...

03/30/2018 - 03/31/2018: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Big Bunny Spring Fling

Big Bunny Spring Fling

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

10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 30-April 1. At this seasonal celebration, youngsters can examine eggs of different animals, enjoy entertainment by Kiddle Karoo’s Easter Show and...

03/30/2018 - 04/01/2018: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

A Noise Within, Pasadena, CA

8 p.m. March 30, 2 p.m., 8 p.m. March 31. Lorraine Hansberry's landmark drama debuted on Broadway in 1959 starring Sidney Poitier, and it won...

03/30/2018 - 03/31/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Breakfast And A Visit With The Bunny

Breakfast And A Visit With The Bunny

Toyota Meeting Hall, Torrance, CA

Come join the big fun with the Giant Bunny. The morning party serves up breakfast, a special Buster Balloon performance, cookie decorating, egg hunt, cookie...

03/31/2018: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Versafit Field Day 2018

Versafit Field Day 2018

Griffith Park, L.A., CA

Enjoy a fun-filled day with Versafit in Griffith Park. The day will start off with tons of fun activities and events to get people active,...

03/31/2018: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Butterfly Pavilion

Butterfly Pavilion

Natural History Museum, L.A., CA

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. March 13-Sept. 3. Butterflies are taking flight again at NHMLA! Get up close to beautiful butterflies in its new Butterfly Pavilion. This...

03/31/2018: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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San Fernando Street Festival

San Fernando Street Festival

Downtown San Fernando, San Fernando, CA

The streets will be clear of cars for this Street Festival. So bring out your bikes, skates, rollerblades or just your walking shoes and enjoy...

03/31/2018: 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

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Spring Fling and Egg Hunt with Bianca the Bunny

Spring Fling and Egg Hunt with Bianca the Bunny

The Play Destination, Agoura Hills, California

Hop on over to the Play Destination for a Spring Fling celebration and Easter Egg Hunt. From 10:30-11:30 a.m, there will be games, activities, bunny...

03/31/2018: 9:30 am - 2:00 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...

03/31/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Beyond the Nile: Egypt and the Classical World Exhibit

Beyond the Nile: Egypt and the Classical World Exhibit

Getty Center, L.A., CA

10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Tues.-Fri., Sun., 10 a.m-9 p.m. March 27– Sept. 9. This exhibition is the first to provide a comprehensive examination of Egypt’s interactions...

03/31/2018: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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Caterpillar Adoption Days

Caterpillar Adoption Days

Kidspace Children’s Museum, Pasadena, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Sun. March 17-April 29. Become a butterfly breeder by adopting a Painted Lady Caterpillar from the Busy Bee Learning Store. Take care...

03/31/2018: 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...

03/31/2018: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Easter Bunny Brunch at The Promenade at Westlake

Easter Bunny Brunch at The Promenade at Westlake

Vintage Grocers Patio at The Promenade at Westlake, Thousand Oaks, CA

Hop in and celebrate spring’s arrival by enjoying brunch with your kids and the Easter Bunny on the patio at Vintage Grocers! Additionally, your little...

03/31/2018: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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Easter Bunny Photo Experience

Easter Bunny Photo Experience

Del Amo Fashion Center, Torrance, CA

The Bunny Photo Experience runs March 9-31 at Macy’s Women’s Court. Families will have the chance to visit with the Bunny and take home a...

03/31/2018: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Getting Into Top Colleges

Getting Into Top Colleges

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotels Monrovia – Pasadena Area, Monrovia, CA

Parents and students who are interested in going to a top US college can attend this free seminar, which will provide a complete overview of...

03/31/2018: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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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,...

03/31/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Labyrinth Meditation Walk

St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church of Simi Valley, Simi Valley, CA

St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church is hosting an Outdoor Community Labyrinth Walk today. The church has an outdoor labyrinth in a garden setting that can...

03/31/2018: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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The VOID and ILMxLAB's Hyper-Reality VR Experience

The VOID and ILMxLAB's Hyper-Reality VR Experience

Glendale Galleria, Glendale, CA

Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire will transport guests deep into the Star Wars universe allowing them to walk freely and untethered on an interactive...

03/31/2018: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Isabel Brazon Spanish Music Fun Mini-Concert

Isabel Brazon Spanish Music Fun Mini-Concert

Children’s Book World, West L.A., CA

Come to a fun, educational mini-concert with Isabel Brazon, the creator of Baila Baila Spanish Music for kids. Sing and dance while you learn some...

03/31/2018: 10:30 am - 11:00 am

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Kidspace's Egg Hunts

Kidspace's Egg Hunts

Kidspace Children’s Museum, Pasadena, CA

10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 24, 31. Hundreds of candy-filled eggs will be planted throughout the Arroyo Adventure just waiting for kids to discover them. The...

03/31/2018: 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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City and Cosmos: The Arts of Teotihuacan Exhibit

City and Cosmos: The Arts of Teotihuacan 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. March 25–July 15. This exhibit presents recent findings from Mexican national and...

03/31/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Curious George And The Golden Meatball

Curious George And The Golden Meatball

Morgan Wixson Theatre, Santa Monica, California

11 a.m. Sat.-Sun. March 31-April 15. It’s time to celebrate All-You-Can-Eat Meatball day! See what happens when that fun-loving little monkey Curious George "helps" his...

03/31/2018: 11:00 am - 12:30 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!

03/31/2018: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Spring Bloom Walks

Spring Bloom Walks

Descanso Gardens, La Cañada Flintridge, California

11 a.m., 1 p.m. Sat.-Sun. March 3-April 29. Take a lovely stroll through the gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees, and other seasonal...

03/31/2018: 11:00 am - 2:00 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...

03/31/2018: 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...

03/31/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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40th Annual LA Spring Fair

40th Annual LA Spring Fair

La Prada Event Plaza, Whittier Narrows Recreational Area, South El Monte, CA

5-11 p.m. Fri., noon-11 p.m. Sat., noon-10 p.m. Sun. 5-1o p.m. Wed.-Thur. March 30-April 8. The largest Spring Festival in L.A. County features 12 acres filled...

03/31/2018: 12:00 pm - 10:00 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...

03/31/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Dreaming the Universe: The Intersection of Science, Fiction, & Southern California Exhibition

Dreaming the Universe: The Intersection of Science, Fiction, & Southern California Exhibition

Pasadena Museum of History, Pasadena, CA

noon-5 p.m. Wed.-Sun. March 3-Sept. 2. From Buck Rogers to Blade Runner and beyond! This other-worldly exhibit explore the unique history of science fiction in Southern...

03/31/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Family Day featuring Sherlock Gnomes

Family Day featuring Sherlock Gnomes

Regal LA LIVE: A Barco Innovation Center, Los Angeles, California

A gnome-stop day of adventure awaits at Regal L.A. LIVE! Join Sherlock Gnomes, Gnomeo and Juliet on an epic adventure as they search for their missing...

03/31/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Kids Zone at Janss Marketplace

Kids Zone at Janss Marketplace

Janss Marketplace, Thousand Oaks, CA

At this month's Kid Zone, singer-songwriter Nathalia Palis plays original and classic tunes in her bilingual and interactive show. This Saturday afternoon also includes crafts...

03/31/2018: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Outlets at San Clemente's Easter Celebration

Outlets at San Clemente's Easter Celebration

Outlets at San Clemente, Oak Tree Court, San Clemente, CA

The whole family (yes, pets are welcome, too) can come celebrate Easter Weekend. Enjoy photos with the Easter Bunny, animal shows, face painting, balloon animals...

03/31/2018: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Pirates of Treasure Island

Pirates of Treasure Island

The Pico Playhouse, Los Angeles, CA

When young Jim Hawkins sets out to find Long John Silver, he finds himself on an unexpected, grand pirate adventure - he meets Princess Elizabeth...

03/31/2018: 12:00 pm - 1:00 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...

03/31/2018: 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...

03/31/2018: 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...

03/31/2018: 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Alice’s Spring Wonderland

Alice’s Spring Wonderland

The Pico Playhouse, Los Angeles, CA

Fall down the rabbit hole with Alice into a Wonderland filled with Spring Fairies, Mermaids, Superheroes, Pirates, and Princesses!  On her quest to find the White...

03/31/2018: 2:00 pm - 3:00 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)...

03/31/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Little Women

Little Women

Morgan-Wixson Theater, Santa Monica, CA

8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. 2 p.m Sun. March 17-April 14. Based on the cherished books by Louisa May Alcott, this musical follows the lives of the March...

03/31/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Sister Act

Sister Act

Westchester Playhouse, L.A., CA

8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. March 16-April 21. The Kentwood Players presents this spirited musical comedy that is based on the hit 1992 movie starring...

03/31/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Stunt Dog Experience

Stunt Dog Experience

Lewis Family Playhouse at the Victoria Gardens Cultural Center, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

2 p.m., 7 p.m. One of the most entertaining shows of its kind, Stunt Dog Experience showcases an exceptional cast of professional performers and talented...

03/31/2018: 2:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Tidepool Walks

Tidepool Walks

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, San Pedro, CA

Discover what marine life you can see in their native habitat on this  CMA naturalist-led tour of the Point Fermin Tidepools. Before heading outside, you...

03/31/2018: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

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