Events - Jan 27, 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.

Body Worlds: Pulse Exhibit

Body Worlds: Pulse Exhibit

California Science Center, Los Angeles, California

This exhibit examines human anatomy, physiology and health through real human plastinates. This new generation of plastinates show, on one hand, the impact of ill...

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 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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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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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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Star Wars: The Last Jedi At The El Capitan

Star Wars: The Last Jedi At The El Capitan

El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood, CA

9:30 a.m., 1:05 p.m., 4:40 p.m., 8:15 p.m. and 11:50 p.m. Dec. 14-Jan. 28. The Force and more will be at the El Capitan Theatre....

12/14/2017 - 01/28/2018: 9:30 am - 11:50 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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Disposable

Disposable

Lovelace Studio Theatre, Center for the Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, CA

8 p.m. Jan. 25-27, 3 p.m. Jan. 28. Produced by GRoW @ The Wallis, Disposable was created and presented by The Wallis Youth Theater Company....

01/25/2018 - 01/28/2018: 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Club 21 Tools for the Journey Conference

Club 21 Tools for the Journey Conference

Club 21 Learning and Resource Center, Pasadena,

This conference, designed to help families of children with Down syndrome, will include more than 26 presentations over two days. Presenters will be speaking on a...

01/26/2018 - 01/27/2018: All Day

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L.A. Lights 2018

L.A. Lights 2018

Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Culver City, CA

L.A. Lights 2018 is coming soon! The LA School of Gymnastics invites you to come out and be ready to be amazed! Get a great...

01/26/2018 - 01/28/2018: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Lunar New Year Celebration           

Lunar New Year Celebration           

Disney California Adventure Park, Anaheim, CA

Times vary Jan. 26-Feb. 18. California Adventure will throw its biggest Lunar New Year party ever with 24 days of celebrating the arrival of the...

01/26/2018 - 02/18/2018: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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O’Reilly Grand National Roadster Show

O’Reilly Grand National Roadster Show

Fairplex, Pomona, CA

noon-8 p.m. Jan. 26 ; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Jan. 27, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 28. The Grand National, now is its 69th year and 15th...

01/26/2018 - 01/28/2018: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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The 9th Annual Art Los Angeles Contemporary

The 9th Annual Art Los Angeles Contemporary

Barker Hanger, Santa Monica, CA

11 a.m.-7 p.m. Jan. 26-27, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 28. The Barker Hanger will again be the place to find some fabulous art. A carefully...

01/26/2018 - 01/28/2018: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Festival of Human Abilities

Festival of Human Abilities

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, CA

For the 15th annual event, the Aquarium hosts a weekend spotlighting the creative talents and abilities of people with disabilities. The festival will feature wheelchair dance,...

01/27/2018 - 01/28/2018: 9:00 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...

01/27/2018: 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...

01/27/2018: 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...

01/27/2018: 10:00 am - 4:00 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...

01/27/2018: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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The 5th Annual Santa Clarita Preschool Fair

The 5th Annual Santa Clarita Preschool Fair

The Centre, Santa Clarita , CA

This resource fair, sponsored in part by Santa Clarita School of Performing Arts and Family Ideals Group, is designed especially for families in Santa Clarita...

01/27/2018: 10:00 am - 1:00 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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A Faery Hunt Enchanted Adventure

A Faery Hunt Enchanted Adventure

Griffith Park, Fern Dell, Los Angeles, CA

A Faery Hunt shows are interactive performances designed for families to inspire creativity, imagination and fun. Go on a gentle quest through the forest to...

01/27/2018: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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Baby Story Time and Sensory Play

Baby Story Time and Sensory Play

Santa Monica Public Library, Santa Monica, California

Did you know that story time and sensory play both support language development, cognitive growth, and social interaction?  Learn with your baby with a short...

01/27/2018: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

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Carter Higgins Storytime & Book Signing

Carter Higgins Storytime & Book Signing

Children’s Book World, West L.A., CA

Today's not Valentine's Day but it is a day to celebrate the book This Is Not A Valentine. Local author Carter Higgins will stop by...

01/27/2018: 10:30 am - 11:00 am

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4x4 Art Workshop: Silkscreen Poster Making with Self Help Graphics

4x4 Art Workshop: Silkscreen Poster Making with Self Help Graphics

Altadena Public Library, Altadena, CA

The talented folks from Self Help Graphics team will lead this interactive, multi-generational workshop where participants will learn to make posters using a mono-silkscreen technique!...

01/27/2018: 11:00 am - 1:00 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...

01/27/2018: 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...

01/27/2018: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Biomythography: Currency Exchange Exhibit

Biomythography: Currency Exchange Exhibit

William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art, California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat. Nov. 16-Feb. 1. This exhibition, curated by Chris Christion and Jessica Wimbley, investigates multiple forms of currency...

01/27/2018: 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...

01/27/2018: 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...

01/27/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Evolve Intercity Tournament

Evolve Intercity Tournament

Evolve Project LA, Los Angeles, CA

Evolve Project LA is proud to present the next Intercity Tournament, an LA area youth soccer competition where teams compete for local bragging rights and...

01/27/2018: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook

Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook

Argyros Stage, South Coast Rep., Costa Mesa, CA

7 p.m. Fri., 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. Sat., 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. Sun. Jan. 26-Feb. 11 (no 11 a.m. or 2 p.m. show on...

01/27/2018: 11:00 am - 8:30 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!

01/27/2018: 11:00 am - 3:00 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...

01/27/2018: 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...

01/27/2018: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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The Amazing Bubble Show

The Amazing Bubble Show

RC Studios, City of Industry, 17755 Rowland Street, City of Industry, CA 91748, USA

11 a.m., 1 p.m. Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences around the world for nearly 30 years with the art, magic, science and fun of...

01/27/2018: 11:00 am - 2:00 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...

01/27/2018: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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Weekend Tidepool Walk

Weekend Tidepool Walk

Cabrillo Marine Aqurium, San Pedro, CA

12:30-2 p.m. Jan. 13, 1:30-3 p.m. Jan. 14, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Jan. 27, noon-1:30 p.m. Jan. 28. See what animals and marine life you can...

01/27/2018: 11:00 am - 3:00 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...

01/27/2018: 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...

01/27/2018: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Orbit Pavilion

Orbit Pavilion

Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, CA

noon-4:30 p.m. Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri.; 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sat., Sun. through Sept. 2, 2019. In collaboration with NASA and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and...

01/27/2018: 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Wags & Walks Adoption Center Grand Opening

Wags & Walks Adoption Center, Los Angeles, CA

Wags & Walks invites you to the official grand opening of its first adoption center. The festivities will kick off at noon with a ribbon...

01/27/2018: 12:00 pm - 4:00 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...

01/27/2018: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Animal Adventurers: Do You Want to Be a Veterinarian?

Animal Adventurers: Do You Want to Be a Veterinarian?

Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA, Pasadena, California

Does your child love all creatures great and small? Sign your child up for a hands-on introduction to working as a veterinarian or vet tech....

01/27/2018: 1:00 pm - 2:30 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...

01/27/2018: 1:00 pm - 10:30 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....

01/27/2018: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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Topsy Turvy: A Mini Musical

Topsy Turvy: A Mini Musical

Vitellos, Studio City, CA

Turning your imagination upside down at this new Family Brunch Theater production. When the descendants of the villains and royalty in Fairy Tale Land end...

01/27/2018: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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LUZIA

LUZIA

Dodger Stadium, L.A., CA

8 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 4:30 p.m., 8 p.m. Sat. 1:30 p.m, 5 p.m. Sun. Dec. 8-Feb. 11. With LUZIA, Cirque du Soleil has created a waking...

01/27/2018: 1:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Auditions for Peter and the Starcatcher

Auditions for Peter and the Starcatcher

Theatre 360, Pasadena, California

Theatre 360 presents Peter and the Starcatcher, the five-time-Tony-winning show that serves as a hilarious prequel to "Peter Pan," upending the century-old story of how...

01/27/2018: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Candide

Candide

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Music Center, L.A., CA

7:30 p.m. Jan. 27, Feb. 3, 8, 15; 2 p.m. Feb. 11, 18. As part of the Leonard Bernstein centennial celebration, the L.A. Opera is...

01/27/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:00 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....

01/27/2018: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Seussical the Musical

Seussical the Musical

Warner Grand Theatre, San Pedro, CA

7:30 p.m. Jan. 27, Feb. 3; 2 p.m. Jan. 28, Feb. 4. Get ready for some tongue-twisting, mind-bending whimsy as your favorite Dr. Seuss creations...

01/27/2018: 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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The Death of Sherlock Holmes

The Death of Sherlock Holmes

Lifehouse Theatre, Redlands, CA

7:30 p.m. Fri., 2:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Sat., 2:15 p.m. Jan. 27-Feb. 11. Is this the end of the world's greatest detective? Find out in...

01/27/2018: 2:15 pm - 9:30 pm

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MainStreet Theatre Company Presents "Oh Freedom! The Story of the Underground Railroad"

MainStreet Theatre Company Presents "Oh Freedom! The Story of the Underground Railroad"

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

4 p.m. Jan. 27, 1 p.m., 4 p.m. Feb. 3, 10, 1 p.m. Feb. 4. Based on historical events, Peter Manos' "play with music" tells...

01/27/2018: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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CASA Wine+Art Fundraising Auction

CASA Wine+Art Fundraising Auction

DTLA Arts District, L.A., CA

Foster children’s nonprofit CASA of Los Angeles received a breathtaking donation for its 4th annual Wine+Art fundraising auction will feature 160 artists, 10 wineries, plus...

01/27/2018: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Monster Jam

Monster Jam

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Anaheim, CA

6:30-10 p.m. Jan. 13, Jan. 27, Feb. 10, 24-25. Super truck showdowns will be happening at Angels Stadium during January and February. This Monster Jam...

01/27/2018: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Backstage With The Beatles

Backstage With The Beatles

James Armstrong Theatre, Torrance, CA

Take a magical musical tour back to the days of the "British Invasion" by those four lads from Liverpool. Local TV/radio legend Bob Eubanks, the...

01/27/2018: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Tales of Modern Motherhood

Tales of Modern Motherhood

The Whitefire Theatre, Sherman Oaks, CA

After sold-out houses and encore performances at Santa Monica Playhouse and Off-Broadway at United Solo Festival NYC, Tales of Modern Motherhood: This Sh*t Just Got...

01/27/2018: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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