Events - Jun 15, 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.

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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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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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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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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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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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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Pandas in IMAX

Pandas in IMAX

California Science Center, L.A., CA

times vary April 6-Sept. 3. The filmmakers from the acclaimed IMAX documentaries Born to Be Wild and Island of Lemurs: Madagascar take audiences on an exciting and educational new...

04/06/2018 - 09/03/2018: 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

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Pixar Fest

Pixar Fest

Disneyland Resorts, Anaheim, CA

Hours vary, April 13-Sept. 3. Disneyland and California Adventure will be pixilated by all this things Pixar this spring and summer. Disneyland presents a new...

04/13/2018 - 09/03/2018: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Warner Bros. Studio Tour's Justice League Exhibit

Warner Bros. Studio Tour's Justice League Exhibit

Warner Brothers Studios, Burbank, CA

8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. The Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood just got a little more super. That is because of its new exhibit that is all...

05/05/2018 - 12/29/2018: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Candytopia

Candytopia

Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica, CA

10 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Sun. through July 4. This immersive candy-themed art exhibit is something like Wonkaland come to life. The two-level,...

05/15/2018 - 07/04/2018: 10:00 am - 9:30 pm

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Growing Habitat: LA’s Wildlife & Descanso Exhibition

Growing Habitat: LA’s Wildlife & Descanso Exhibition

Descanso Gardens, La Cañada Flintridge, California

10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 21-Aug. 19. Descanso's new special exhibit focuses on the relationship between the wildlife and humans who both live in great L.A.,...

05/21/2018 - 08/19/2018: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Dinosaurs Around The World Exhibit

Dinosaurs Around The World Exhibit

Discovery Cube LA, Sylmar, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 26-Sept. 3. Dino lovers will be decamping to the Discovery Cube this summer to explore the new "Dinosaurs Around the World"...

05/26/2018 - 09/03/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Becoming Los Angeles Exhibition

Becoming Los Angeles Exhibition

Natural History Museum, L.A., CA

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. June 1-Dec. 31 (closed Nov. 22, Dec. 25). Discover how Los Angeles became Los Angeles. The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles...

06/01/2018 - 12/31/2018: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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25¢ a Play: The Art of the Videocade Exhibit

25¢ a Play: The Art of the Videocade Exhibit

Peekaboo Gallery, Pasadena, CA

11 a.m.-7 pm. through July 31. The first exhibit at the newly open Peekaboo Gallery salutes classic coin-op video arcade games and pinball machines of...

06/05/2018 - 07/31/2018: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Grand Park’s Big LA Portrait Gallery

Grand Park’s Big LA Portrait Gallery

Grand Park, L.A., CA

For the second year, Grand Park plays host to a rather unusual art gallery. It will be up only at night, and it will be...

06/07/2018 - 07/04/2018: 7:00 pm - 11:59 pm

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Incredibles 2 At The El Capitan

Incredibles 2 At The El Capitan

El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood, CA

10 a.m., 1:10 p.m., 4:20 p.m., 7:30 p.m., and (Fri.-Sat) 10:30 p.m. June 14-July 29. The incredible has finally happened! The long-awaited Incredibles sequel has...

06/14/2018 - 07/29/2018: 10:00 am - 10:30 pm

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L.A. Roadsters Show

L.A. Roadsters Show

Pomona Fairplex, Pomona, CA

7 a.m.-5 p.m. June 15-16. If daddio loves old hot rods, then make tracks to Pomona for the L.A. Roadsters Show. A Fairplex Father's Day...

06/15/2018 - 06/16/2018: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Kung Fu Panda: The Emperor’s Quest Premiere

Kung Fu Panda: The Emperor’s Quest Premiere

Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal City, CA

A new Kung Fu Panda movie is opening today, and you can only see it at one cinema - the all-new DreamWorks Theatre at Universal...

06/15/2018: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Think Babies: Strolling Thunder

Think Babies: Strolling Thunder

South Gate Parks & Recreation Dept., South Gate, CA

This advocacy fair will have opening remarks by Zero To Three representatives and elected officials discussing the importance of early experiences and a strong foundation...

06/15/2018: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

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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...

06/15/2018: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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American Girl Los Angeles Book Club

American Girl Los Angeles Book Club

American Girl Place, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Discover exciting new stories and meet new friends at this summer book club! From June through August, there will be a new book to discuss...

06/15/2018: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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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...

06/15/2018: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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Friday Fun

Friday Fun

Madrona Marsh Preserve, Torrance, CA

This hands-on program for preschoolers (ages 3-6), and their parents or guardians, incorporates story time, science, art and a tour emphasizing the the week's selected...

06/15/2018: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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GOOOOL! The World Cup’s Greatest Moments Exhibition

GOOOOL! The World Cup’s Greatest Moments Exhibition

Forest Lawn Museum, Glendale, CA

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Sun. May 3-Sept. 16. Fans of futbol (aka soccer) will get a kick out of this exhibit that presents an all-star lineup...

06/15/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 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,...

06/15/2018: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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In Focus: Expressions Exhibition

In Focus: Expressions Exhibition

Getty Center, L.A., CA

10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tues–Fri. Sun. 10 a.m.–9 p.m. Sat. May 22-October 7.  The human face has long been a central elements of art - from...

06/15/2018: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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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...

06/15/2018: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Google Serve Workshop

Google Serve Workshop

Discovery Cube LA, Sylmar, CA

11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m. Google Serve brings back its popular hour-long Internet Junior workshop to the Discovery Cube. Google engineers will teach young...

06/15/2018: 10:30 am - 3:00 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

10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Tues.-Fri.; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Learn how to pan for gold, just like how the 49ers did during the California gold rush!...

06/15/2018: 10:30 am - 2:30 pm

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Photographer Markus Klinko's “2000s” Exhibition

Photographer Markus Klinko's “2000s” Exhibition

Mouche Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

10:30 a.m.–7 p.m. Mon.-Thur., Sun., 10:30 a.m.–8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. June 15-June 30. World-renowned award-winning fashion, celebrity photographer and director Markus Klinko presents “2000s,” an exhibition...

06/15/2018 - 06/30/2018: 10:30 am - 7:00 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...

06/15/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-life

David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-life

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. April 15-July 29. As its title suggests, this exhibit is made up almost...

06/15/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Janss Marketplace Kids Club

Janss Marketplace Kids Club

Janss Marketplace, Thousand Oaks, CA

11 a.m.-noon June 1, 8, 15, 29. Get the creepy-crawlies (in a good way!) when Reptacular brings their awesome array of bugs to show off...

06/15/2018: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Katherine Gray: As Clear as the Experience Exhibition

Katherine Gray: As Clear as the Experience Exhibition

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

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun. May 27-Sept. 9. The L.A.-based Katherine Gray makes art of glass. She is known for pairing her...

06/15/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Not an Ostrich: And Other Images from America’s Library Exhibit

Not an Ostrich: And Other Images from America’s Library Exhibit

Annenberg Space For Photography, Century City, CA

11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wed.-Sun. April 21-Sept. 9. Culled from a collection of over 14 million pictures in the Library of Congress, the nearly 500 images...

06/15/2018: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Storytime and Art Afternoon

Storytime and Art Afternoon

USC Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA

Join educators from the USC Pacific Asia Museum and explore Asian cultures, arts, and practices through storytelling and hands-on art making. Discover stories told through...

06/15/2018: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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Story Time at the Fowler Museum

Story Time at the Fowler Museum

Fowler Museum at UCLA, Westwood, CA

Enjoy an interactive storytelling experience in the Fowler exhibition "Striking Iron." Families and children of all ages are invited to listen to a reading of...

06/15/2018: 11:30 am - 12:15 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...

06/15/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Line & Color: The Nature of Ellsworth Kelly Exhibit

Line & Color: The Nature of Ellsworth Kelly Exhibit

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. June 1-Oct. 29. This exhibition showcases how the modernist painter Ellsworth Kelly...

06/15/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Santa Monica: A Look Back to 1902 from Today Exhibition

Santa Monica: A Look Back to 1902 from Today Exhibition

Santa Monica History Museum, Santa Monica, CA

noon-8 p.m. Tues., Thur., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed., Fri., Sat. May 18-July 21. What did Santa Monica look like in 1902? As a child, local...

06/15/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Striking Iron: The Art of African Blacksmiths Exhibition

Striking Iron: The Art of African Blacksmiths Exhibition

Fowler Museum at UCLA, Westwood, CA

noon-8 p.m. Wed., noon-5 p.m. Thur.-Sun. June 2-Dec. 30. Organized by the Fowler, this exhibit holds over 225 works of art, including all sorts of...

06/15/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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The Crown: Imaging a Royal World Exhibition

The Crown: Imaging a Royal World Exhibition

The Paley Center for Media, Beverly Hills, CA

noon-5 p.m. Wed.-Sun. May 12-July 29. The free multimedia exhibit showcases costumes, photography, art pieces and other items from season 2 of the Netflix period...

06/15/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited

The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited

Skirball Cultural Center, L.A., CA

noon-5 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. June 1-Sept. 1. Explore the amazingly creative mind of Jim Henson in this comprehensive exhibit that features his...

06/15/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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The Color Purple

The Color Purple

Hollywood Pantages, Hollywood, CA

8 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat., 1 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Sun. May 29-June 17. This acclaimed re-imagining of Alice Walker's classic novel nabbed...

06/15/2018: 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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All's Well That Ends Well

All's Well That Ends Well

Richard Goad Theatre, Long Beach, CA

8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. May 25-June 16. All's well that ends well in the Long Beach Shakespeare Company's staging of "All's Well That...

06/15/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Little Women: The Broadway Musical

Little Women: The Broadway Musical

Camarillo Skyway Playhouse, Camarillo, CA

8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. 2 p.m. Sun. June 15-July 15. The Camarillo Skyway Playhouse invites you to come follows the adventures of Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy...

06/15/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables

LifeHouse Theater, Redlands, CA

7:30 p.m. Fri., 2:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Sat., 2:15 p.m. Sun. May 26-July 1. One of LifeHouse Theater’s most popular acclaimed musicals returns to amuse...

06/15/2018: 2:15 pm - 9:30 pm

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Play Chalet Scarf Play

Play Chalet Scarf Play

Play Chalet, Granada Hills, CA

Swish. Twist. Float. Twirl. Bounce & Wave - this is a great multi-sensory play experience that children will love.  Scarf play also will help improve...

06/15/2018: 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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Orlando Boom's Drum Circle

Orlando Boom's Drum Circle

We Rock the Spectrum, Woodland Hills, Woodland Hills , CA

Come join the popular and talented Orlando Boom on Fridays with his interactive drum circle. Babies, toddlers, and school-age children enjoy becoming part of the...

06/15/2018: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Baking For Dad

Baking For Dad

BLVD Kitchen, Sherman Oaks, CA

Kids (ages 8 and older) can join BLVD Proprietor Sharon Graves to bake a selection of delicious Dad-friendly treats, like pretzel dogs with a cheesy...

06/15/2018: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Fun On Friday

Fun On Friday

Point Vicente Interpretive Center, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

5-9 p.m. May 18, June 15, July 20. This program for children with disabilities and their siblings offers a fun evening that features games, movie...

06/15/2018: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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The Panorama Kids Club

The Panorama Kids Club

Panorama Mall, Panorama City, CA

5:30-6:30 p.m. June 1, 15, 29. Panorama Mall's three Kids Club this month offer a variety of fun times. Carey Pickford shows off some cool...

06/15/2018: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

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Tot Shabbat

Congregation Tikvat Jacob, Manhattan Beach, California

Tot Shabbat is a special Shabbat service designed for children ages 2-6. It includes songs, stories, music, and the traditional Jewish blessings geared to families...

06/15/2018: 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm

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Beau Matthews: King Of Modern Magic

Beau Matthews: King Of Modern Magic

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

There might be something magical about being called the "The King of Modern Magic." Find out for yourselves at tonight's show with Beau Matthews, who...

06/15/2018: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Free Movie Screening: Das Wunder Von Bern (The Miracle of Bern)

Free Movie Screening: Das Wunder Von Bern (The Miracle of Bern)

Old World Huntington Beach, Huntington Beach,

You’re invited to bring the entire family to watch Das Wunder Von Bern (“The Miracle of Bern”). This 2003 movie is about a young boy...

06/15/2018: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Free Family Movies at the Redondo Beach Pier

Free Family Movies at the Redondo Beach Pier

Redondo Beach Pier, Redondo Beach, CA

8 p.m.  June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. The Redondo Pier Association, Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach, and the King Harbor Association have...

06/15/2018: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Henry IV

Henry IV

Japanese Gardens, VA Campus, West. L.A., CA

8 p.m. Tues.-Sun. June 5-July 1. The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles has a very special offering this summer in the Japanese Gardens on the...

06/15/2018: 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Shakespeare By The Sea

Shakespeare By The Sea

Point Fermin Park, San Pedro, CA

8 p.m. June 14-16, 21-23, 28-30. The popular local theater troupe will spend another summer performing Shakespeare around Southern California for free. For their 21st...

06/15/2018: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Outdoor Movies at the Skirball: West Side Story

Outdoor Movies at the Skirball: West Side Story

Skirball Cultural Center, L.A., CA

The winner of ten Academy Awards, this classic film about star-crossed lovers from rival New York City gangs features Leonard Bernstein’s moving score. While this 1961...

06/15/2018: 8:30 pm - 11:15 pm

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Fairies vs. Trolls at the South Coast Botanic Garden

Fairies vs. Trolls at the South Coast Botanic Garden

South Coast Botanic Garden, Palos Verdes, CA

9 a.m.-5 p.m. June 15-Aug. 31. This summer you can team up with the magical creatures who inhabit the beautiful Botanic Gardens. Join Team Fairies...

06/15/2018 - 08/31/2018: 9:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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