Freebies this weekend include a half-day football camp, butterflies and bagels, ninja turtles, CicLAvia and a birthday party for Pasadena.
The Cayton Children’s Museum, formerly known as the Zimmer Children’s Museum, will officially open its new doors June 29 in Downtown Santa Monica. Cayton is run by ShareWell, an L.A.-based nonprofit focused on arts and youth development programming, and is made possible with a gift from philanthropists Andrea and Barry Cayton. It will be located […]
One of my favorite lunch spots is The Original Farmers Market, which is celebrating its 85th anniversary this year. No matter what food I’m craving, I usually find it there. With more than 100 grocers, retailers and restaurants, and year-round activities, it’s also where I like to bring out-of-town guests. My visiting friend Kim Orlando […]
The first CicLAvia took place in L.A. in October 2010. Nearly a decade later, the 31st CicLAvia, June 30, will follow a route that stretches between Pico Union and Mid-City – from Hoover Street and Venice Boulevard to La Brea Avenue and Washington Boulevard. This open-street event has evolved from something of a novelty to […]
Separating “grown-up time” from parenting is crucial to creating a healthy life balance, but today’s busy parents often yearn to include their kids in their recreational activities. According to the Wine Institute, travel and wine-tasting with the little ones is on the rise. That’s good news for those of us who love wineries– and there are […]