Weekly Events With Kids

(in date order for the current and upcoming month)
Date:  June 14 - August 26; Mondays and Thursdays only
Time: 10:00a
Location: Mann Westlake 8 Theatres, Westlake Promenade, 100 Promenade Way, Westlake Village
Price: Free!
Come see family films with your little ones for free, all summer long. 
The theatre will also hand out vouchers for free kids meals at restaurants that participate in the shopping center!


Date: June 24 - Aug. 12; Thursdays only
Time: 5:30p - 7p
Location: Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Dr., La Canada Flintridge
Price: Regular admission prices. Adults: $8, Children (ages 5-12): $3, Children under 5: Free
“The Evolution of American Jazz” concert series on Thursday evenings will feature top local talent performing on the new earthen stage on Descanso’s Main Lawn. Bring a blanket to sit on and a picnic and settle back to savor music from some of the finest jazz artists.


Date: July 3
Time: 11:30 am
Location: Foxfield Park, 31965 Foxfield Dr., Westlake Village
Price: Free!
Designed to introduce live theatre to your children in a casual setting at the right price – free!

Date: July 3-Sept. 26
Time: 12:30 pm and 3 pm
Location: Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 Fourth St., Santa Monica
Price: Adults: $12.50; Children (12 and younger): $10.50
Sing-a long songs, g on stage and win prizes! An old-fashioned musical revue for kids 2 to 102!


Date: July 10-11
Time: 9 am-3 pm
Location: Tarzana Community and Cultural Center, 19130 Ventura Blvd., Tarzana
Price: Free!
Raffles, face painting, scavenger hunts, games and interactive educational games.

Date: July 10
Time: 6-10 pm
Location: West Colorado Blvd. And the 134 Freeway, Pasadena
Price: Adults: $15, Children: $7
A celebration of historic preservation on one of the world's most beautiful bridges with continuous live music, dancing, antique cars, children's activities, no-host festive foods and beverages 

Date: July 13
Time: 5:30-7 pm
Location: Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Dr., La Cañada Flintridge
Price: Concert free with Gardens’ admission: $8 adults, $6 children 5-12, 4 and under Free!
Experience the power of percussion with a joyous performance that also includes a participatory musical drumming jam for children of all ages. Picnics allowed for this event

Date: July 14-18
Time: Varies (Click on the link below for show times)
Location: Staples Center, 1111 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles
Price: $15-$100 - Save $4/ticket or get a family four-pack for $48: Use MOM on Ticketmaster and SAVE!
Come see elephants, cowboys, pirates and mermaids from around the world perform various circus magic and tricks.

Date: July 17
Time: 2 pm
Location: Borders Bookstores throughout Southern California
Price: Free!
Families are treated to an afternoon of stories, games, and giveaways in honor of the release of the new Ramona and Beezus movie.


Date: July 17-Aug. 28
Time: Movies begin one half-hour after sunset.
Location: Warner Park - Warner Center, Topanga Canyon and Califa, Woodland Hills
Price: Free; parking is $8 in designated lots (although you can find free parking around the neighborhood)
Outdoor, family-friendly movies have become a tradition at Warner Park. Bring a blanket, chairs and a picnic!


Date: July 18
Time: 12-2 pm
Location: Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles
Price: Free; Parking is available for $3 for three hours.
Kids dream up, design, and describe the spectacular home in which they would love to live and draw inspiration from photos, pictures, and stories about spectacular custom houses, castles, and fantasy creations. The workshop is appropriate for ages 8–13. Reservations are recommended.

Date: July 24-25
Time: 10 am-6 pm
Location: Thousand Oaks Community Park, 2525 N. Moorpark Rd., Thousand Oaks
Price: Free!
Bring your lawn chairs, and enjoy Surf, Caribbean and Reggae bands, special shows, tropical foods, kids' games, Earths School Science activities, booths and displays.

Date: July 24-25
Time: 11am-7 pm
Location: Plaza Park, 545 South A St., Oxnard
Price: Free!
Tasting tent, recipe contest, live Salsa and Latin jazz bands, kids corner activities and food vendors.

Date: July 25
Time: 1-4 pm
Location: Fowler Museum at UCLA
Price: Free; use parking lot 4
See the plates and pots on view in Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives and then create a mask reflecting your own spirit animal.


Date: July 30-31
Time: 5 am-10 pm
Location: 18249 E. Telegraph Rd., Santa Paula
Price: $3-10
Flotilla of floating balloons, rides are offered on tethered balloons, car and motorcycle show, blimp air show and youth rodeo roping demo.


Date: July 31
Time: 12 pm and 2 pm
Location: Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles
Price: Free with admission: Adults $15, Students $12, Children $10
Nehara Kalev and C. Derrick Jones perform  with a combination of dance, theatre and aerobatics.


 Free Summer Concerts & Activities in the Park
Concerts in the Park: June-August at many Los Angeles area parks


Free Kids Clubs & Activities Daily!
Kids Club at 7th and Fig: Various activities every third Saturday at 12 pm.

Kids Club at the Grove: Various activities each Thursday from 11 am -1 pm

Kids Club at Americana at Brand: Various activities each Tuesday from 11 am - 1 pm

Kids Club at the Commons in Calabasas: Various activities each Tuesday evening at 6 pm

Kids Club at The Lakes in Thousand Oaks: Various activities each Wednesday from 11 am - 12 pm

Kids Club at Waterside in Marina del Rey: Various activities each Tuesday at 11 am.

Lakeshore Learning: Craft activities each Saturday from 11 am - 3 pm at the three LA area locations-Pasadena, Northridge and West L.A.

The Music Center featuring World City and Pillow Theatre: Various activities and performances (acrobats, puppetry, and more) on Saturdays throughout the year

REMO Kids Rhythm Circle: Kids of all ages play with instruments every Saturday at 11 am

Los Angeles Public Library: Activities for various age groups throughout each week and on the weekends

Storytime at Storyopolis: Every Tuesday at 11:30 am and Thursday at 12:30 pm your family in invited to attend this free event in Sherman Oaks.


Family Fun - 2nd Summer at The Annenberg Community Beach House!
CLICK HERE to be directed to the site

The pool will be open daily from June 19 - September 6. Passes go on sale at 9:30am. All members of your party must be present when purchasing pool passes.
Sunday, Tuesday & Thursday 10am - 6pm
Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 10am - 8pm
Pool Passes: Adults $10   /   Youth (1-17) $4   /   Seniors (60+) $5   /   Family of 4 (2 youth & 2 adults) $24

You can eat there at

Back on the Beach Cafe - 

Eat breakfast or lunch with your toes in the sand and the ocean before you.



Calabasas Commons Tuesday Night Family Fun:
Every Tuesday join the fun!

June 1 - Marionette Majesty
Douglas will bring his colorful puppet characters to life right before your eyes. And you may even recognize these puppets because they have been featured in films and on television.
June 8 - David
Direct from Disney’s California Adventure, David is a juggler and comedian who can juggle three bowling balls and even play a banjo while talking on the phone. Don’t miss this talented performer.
June 15 - Wild About Wildlife
The Nature of Wildworks joins us for an educational evening of amazing animal fun. Their Topanga Canyon facility is home to a colorful collection of rescued animals and you will get a chance to meet their friendly critters up close and personal.
June 22 - Twinkle Time Music
Join us for some high energy and infectious family music with Twinkles that will get everyone up and moving. This new-comer is a superstar on the rise and are very happy to have her visit us!
June 29 - Family Magic & Fun
This Magic Castle performer has tricks and illusions that set him apart from the rest. Join us for an evening of magic for the entire family.


CLICK HERE for showings of the
Free Family Film Festival at Edward Cinemas

Americana at the Brand
(Love this Location! - it's The Commons of Glendale)
889 Americana Way, Suite 330, Glendale, CA 91210 Phone 818.637.8982


Monday Morning Mommy Movies

Moms, Dads, Caregivers – come see a first-run movie…with your baby! No one will mind if your baby cries, so pick up your diaper bag and stroller! Mondays, 11am
For more information, http://www.pacifictheatres.com/MMMM.htm

Kids Club on The Green

Enjoy a terrific selection of enriching activities for kids, parents and caregivers. Join us for a weekly dose of fun, including music, entertainment and so much more! Tuesdays, 11am - 1pm

Stroller Strides

Getting in shape has never been so fun!  Join Stroller Strides for a total fitness program that moms can enjoy with their babies! Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9-10am

Barnes & Noble Storytime

Join Barnes & Noble as they read a delightful variety of children’s books. (2+ years old) Wednesdays, 11am

Kids Eat Free Tuesdays

Jewel City Diner, Katsuya, CrepeMaker, Caffe Primo, Granville Cafe and Jody Maroni's
Visit these restaurants and get one free kids entree with the purchase of an adult entree. Some restrictions apply. Please visit restaurants for details. Tuesdays

Kids Yoga on The Green with Lululemon Athletica

Please join certified Yoga instructor Abbie Rose for a fun filled Kids Yoga class on The Green. Recommended for 3-6 year olds, but parents are always welcome to join in on the fun! Wednesdays, 11-11:45am.

Barnes & Noble Storytime

Join Barnes & Noble as they read a delightful variety of children’s books. (4+ years old) Thursdays, 7pm

Gigi's Farmers Market

A Farmers Market with a New Approach
Fresh produce. Delicious prepared foods. Live music. It’s the perfect start to a Saturday. Come enjoy great family fun and fresh selections from Gigi’s Farmers Market at The Americana at Brand. Now featuring family fun activities such as a petting zoo, pony rides, a bounce house, and face painter! Saturdays, 10am-2pm

CLICK HERE for a list of other events on their calendar! 


Jungle Land  

30315 Canwood Street | Agoura, CA  91301 | Ph:818-706-9002  

Jungle Land has Summer Specials!
For the month of June- Mondays pay for 1 child get 1 FREE. Tuesdays $4.00 each child all day. Wednesdays and Thursdays is $6.00 each child after 2:00pm.
Summer Special: Every Tuesday we have a daytime drop off from 9:30am-12:30. Call for Reservations. (1 year on up).
Mention TheValley Mom to receive specials!

*Tuesdays is discount days! Pay only $4.00 per child anytime after 2pm. 

That's more than half off! ( Not valid on any holiday.)