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Summer Sounds World Music for Kids HollywoodBowl
Jul
11
to Aug 5

Summer Sounds World Music for Kids HollywoodBowl

Hollywood Bowl Summer Sounds for Kids

SummerSounds is a fun-filled, four-week series of lively concerts combined with art workshops. Join our dynamic hosts as they lead you on a journey to discover music, dance and art from cultures around the world.

Situated in the intimate setting of the Hollywood Bowl Museum patio, SummerSounds features four different programs, each highlighting a distinct music tradition – a new show every week! Two performances daily.

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A FAERY HUNT Sheriff Pickett's Stories of the West" story
Mar
22
10:30 AM10:30

A FAERY HUNT Sheriff Pickett's Stories of the West" story

WINNER of the Nickelodeon's Parents' Picks Award for Best LA Children's Theater, named Best of Hollywood by the Hollywood Reporter, Best of LA by LA Parent and Los Angeles magazine.


A Faery Hunt is an interactive show. The performances include dancing, singing and embrace uplifting life messages of kindness, forgiveness, respect, and ecological responsibility in a light and entertaining way. There is only gentle and silly fun in all of our shows – Nothing is scary in our Faeryland.
The shows are amusing and fun for the whole family, ages 2–10 and the young at heart. All shows are outdoors except performances at the Sunset Theatre Company (which is indoors and outdoors) and the Whitefire Theatre. Costumes are encouraged! Closed comfortable shoes, sunscreen, and water suggested for outdoor shows.#afaeryhunt

A Faery Hunt offers exciting, fun birthday parties. Birthday parties are welcome at all shows! Push the easy button and have your party with one of the scheduled shows or at your private event.  
 

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On 9/14 @RogerDayKidSong will be @theatricum for the @thepeteralsop Kids Koncerts
Sep
14
10:30 AM10:30

On 9/14 @RogerDayKidSong will be @theatricum for the @thepeteralsop Kids Koncerts

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Peter Alsop's Kids Koncerts- Roger Day

 Photo Credit:  Theatricum

Photo Credit:  Theatricum

 Sunday mornings mean fun for families at Theatricum Botanicum’s 
magical outdoor amphitheater-in-the-woods, with a different musical guest every week. 

 Roger Day – A two-time Parents’ Choice® Gold Award winner, Roger’s skilled musicianship combines wit, whimsy and wordplay to create a musical experience that parents will enjoy as much as their kids. 

WHERE:
Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum 
1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd. 
Topanga CA 90290 
WHEN:
Sundays at 10:30 a.m

TICKETS:
$10 for ages 2 and up (under 2 free) 
A $2 per ticket discount is available for most shows when purchasing 5 tickets or more. 


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Sunday Brunch: A Family Affair at LA Times' Annual Food Festival!
Aug
31
11:00 AM11:00

Sunday Brunch: A Family Affair at LA Times' Annual Food Festival!

Young foodies-in-the-making can join their folks for free (ages 0-3) or for just $5 (ages 3-12) – making it a great (and not to mention, practical!) way for parents to enjoy one of the last weekends of summer with their children before school starts.

Hosted by legendary chef Thomas Keller (The French Laundry, Bouchon) and LA Times’ Test Kitchen Director Noelle Carter, Sunday Brunch will include tastes from a stellar lineup of local favorites, including Lotería Grill, Del Rey Deli Co., and Fluff Ice, to name a few. (“Grown-up” tickets will also include beer, wine and spirits tastings!) Panels and demonstrations will round out the afternoon, including a very special showcase of edible, student-made creations from C.A.K.E. (Culinary Arts Kids Eat).


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Roaring Nights at LA Zoo
Aug
22
7:00 PM19:00

Roaring Nights at LA Zoo

Admission to Roaring Nights is limited to guests 18 years and older. Valid I.D. is required. 

$18 per person; GLAZA members $15. Free parking available.

A different kind of wildlife takes over the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens during Roaring Nights, a nighttime concert series that will feature indie bands, full bars and favorite L.A. food truck dining plus pop-up zookeeper talks, animal encounters and a DJ dance party.

Roaring Nights concert goers will be able to visit several Zoo exhibits including the new Rainforest of the Americas, Elephants of Asia, Campo Gorilla Reserve, Muriel’s Ranch petting zoo, the Tom Mankiewicz Conservation Carousel, as well as select areas of the Zoo.

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"When I Grow Up Day" at Pretend City
Aug
22
10:00 AM10:00

"When I Grow Up Day" at Pretend City

Pretend City Children’s Museum celebrates its fifth birthday this month, and there’s no better way to do it than to look to the bright futures of the children who come through the doors and encourage them to be whatever they want to be! What do you want to be when you grow up? Pretend City Children’s Museum invites all children and their grown-ups to meet and interact with professionals from all over the community at their annual When I Grow Up Day! This giant career day celebration introduces children to accomplished professionals who live within our local community, and will inspire your child to dream big when it comes to thinking of what they want to be when they grow up! 

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Illumination Foundation 2nd Annual Carnival for Kids
Aug
17
12:00 PM12:00

Illumination Foundation 2nd Annual Carnival for Kids

Illumination Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to ending the cycle of homelessness in Orange County, is hosting an event to benefit at-risk youth and homeless families.

They are hosting the 2nd Annual Carnival for Kids to raise funds and awareness for the Children’s Resource Center (CRC). Located in Stanton, at the CRC, children who may otherwise have nowhere to go are offered tutoring and mentorship, mental health services, gang intervention, extracurricular classes, nutritious meals, and a chance at a bright, more promising future. The CRC relies heavily on the generosity of local donors, especially this summer as the Center is undergoing a facility expansion to accommodate the needs of the community.

Carnival For Kids provides a free day of fun for Orange County families and an opportunity for corporate sponsors, IF volunteers and the local community to come together, enjoy family-friendly activities and garner donations. All proceeds from Carnival for Kids will benefit homeless and at-risk families. The event will include rides, games, a petting zoo, interactive Disney chefs cooking demos by Disneyland Resort chefs, food, and live music. Admission and parking for the event are , free admission and complimentary parking. An unlimited ride wristband can be purchased for $40.00 and individual ride tickets cost $.50 each.

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 Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band Free Concert
Aug
13
5:30 PM17:30

Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band Free Concert

Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band

Wednesday August 13th 2014 5:30

Levitt Pavilion  Pasadena

Activities Start at 5:30

The band takes the stage at 7:00

 

PRE-CONCERT ACTIVITIES & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

- KidZone

-KIDSPACE: Make your very own instruments!

- Professional Child Development Associates 

- Day One

- St Elizabeth Parish School

TASTE OF LEVITT PAVILION PASASDENA

Bittie Bitez

DD's Dessert

- N.A.T.H.A - Homemade lemonade

- Palazzolo Gelato


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Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band Free Concert
Aug
10
5:00 PM17:00

Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band Free Concert

Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band

Free Concert and Activities

At The Levitt Pavilion MacArthur Park

Sunday August 10th 2014

Pre Concert Activities Start at 5:30 P.M      Music Begins at 6:30 P.M

 

PRE-CONCERT ACTIVITIES & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

- KidZone

- Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles

TASTE OF LEVITT PAVILION LOS ANGELES

Diana’s Bakery

- Creme Caramel


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The Biggest Loser RunWalk
Aug
10
3:00 AM03:00

The Biggest Loser RunWalk

The Biggest Loser RunWalk is headed to Six Flags Magic Mountain for a 5K/10K/Kids 1 Mile Fun Run

The Biggest Loser RunWalk is a non-intimidating race series designed to challenge America to get fit. Based off the hit reality TV show “The Biggest Loser,” this race series inspires and motivates people to hit the the track and achieve their fitness goals. With many former contestants attending such as Season 14's Jackson Carter and Season 5's Dan and Jackie Evans, this is going to be an inspirational event for all ages and fitness levels! 

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Discounted:  Disney's Planes: Fire & Rescue -- Plus, Mickey & Friends Live at El Capitan
Aug
5
to Aug 17

Discounted: Disney's Planes: Fire & Rescue -- Plus, Mickey & Friends Live at El Capitan

Everyone's favorite plane, Dusty Crophopper, is back in an all-new adventure, Disney's Planes: Fire & Rescue. Mickey and his friends will also be dropping by the historic El Capitan Theatre for a live stage show, and there will be a fun interactive exhibit from Discovery Science Center and Planes of Fame Air Museum to check out. In this new comedy-adventure about second chances, world-famous air racer Dusty (voiced by Dane Cook) learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again. But when a wildfire breaks out in Piston Peak National Park, Dusty finds a renewed sense of purpose when he uses his unique talents as part of a crew of elite firefighting aircraft. Ed Harris, Julie Bowen, Wes Studi and Captain Dale Dye lend their voices to this inspiring tale of heroism.

Price:  Regular $18, through this link $13


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3-4K Superhero and Villain Run
Jul
26
6:30 AM06:30

3-4K Superhero and Villain Run

Time: 7am to 4pm

Registration: $20 per person

USE PROMO CODE - socalpocketmemories to get $10 OFF!

Villains have invaded the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden in Claremont and are currently planning world domination! On July 26th superheroes will gather at the garden to plan a confrontation with the villains of epic proportion. These aren’t just any heroes – they are Junior Heroes, and they will prove to the world that being a hero is not about size or age. The Junior Hero Run is the opportunity for all of us, whether child or adult, to dress up in costume and be a hero for the day.

You will be given a mission to invade a fortress and recover stolen coins. Along the way you will have to overcome villains armed with water guns. Some will need to use speed, some wit, and others strength, but most of all, heroes need courage. Bring your own water gun to join in the fun and insure you have what it takes to accomplish the mission.

This is a run that is certain to capture the imagination of kids and adults everywhere, inspiring great costumes and even greater deeds.

The Junior Hero Run is an event that will include all sorts of activities and entertainment.There will be a base camp with a DJ, beer garden (hosted by Dale Bros), great food, pizza party, jumpy houses, vendors, and a Minion caricature artist. There will also be awards given to the top three superhero costumes!

The run is being held for the benefit of the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden. It’s going to be a lot of fun for the whole family, so join us in being heroes for a cause.

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Roaring Nights at LA Zoo
Jul
25
7:00 PM19:00

Roaring Nights at LA Zoo

Admission to Roaring Nights is limited to guests 18 years and older. Valid I.D. is required. 

$18 per person; GLAZA members $15. Free parking available.

A different kind of wildlife takes over the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens during Roaring Nights, a nighttime concert series that will feature indie bands, full bars and favorite L.A. food truck dining plus pop-up zookeeper talks, animal encounters and a DJ dance party.

Roaring Nights concert goers will be able to visit several Zoo exhibits including the new Rainforest of the Americas, Elephants of Asia, Campo Gorilla Reserve, Muriel’s Ranch petting zoo, the Tom Mankiewicz Conservation Carousel, as well as select areas of the Zoo.

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FREE - Summer Nights in the Garden at Natural History Museum
Jul
25
5:00 PM17:00

FREE - Summer Nights in the Garden at Natural History Museum

NHM’s newest summer series takes you into the Nature Gardens, with activities around every corner that will awaken your senses. 

MUSIC:  KCRW DJ Anthony Valadez spins ambient tunes in the Nature Garden.

DRINKS:  Sip on a garden-inspired cocktail as you walk through the gardens.

FOOD:  Bring a picnic or enjoy a food truck!  Peaches Smokehouse, S’Cream Truck, CreativEats Truck, No Jodas Cuban Kitchen Truck 

PERFORMANCE:  Butterfly stilt performers and Toy Theater shows throughout the evening.

WORKSHOP:   Walk-up to learn about potting succulents with urban homesteading experts Erik Knutzen and Kelly Coyne. 

PAINTING:  Artist Peter Tigler leads a participatory image-making project that’s part fingerpainting, part color-by-number. 

NATURE MAPPING:  Become a citizen scientist and help us map nature in urban L.A.

TOURS:  Take a botanical tour of the Nature Gardens led by NHM staff.

ADMISSION:   Free with RSVP

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Dance Sensations Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev Return to  Segerstrom Center with a World and Two American Premieres
Jul
25
to Jul 27

Dance Sensations Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev Return to Segerstrom Center with a World and Two American Premieres

Program to include ballets by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui,
Ohad Naharin and Arthur Pita

Segerstrom Center for the Arts welcomes the return of dance superstarsNatalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev in just four performances from July 25 – 27. The program, titled Solo for Two, includes a world premiere commissioned for them by the Center and two works new to their repertoires and never seen before in the United States. Osipova and Vasiliev have enthralled audiences with their incomparable talent and irresistible personalities, capturing the admiration and imaginations of dance audiences around the world. Solo for Two will include a world premiere work by Ohad Naharin and the American premieres of dances by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Arthur Pita.

Tickets - Start at $35; go on sale June 8

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