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FAMILY EVENTS & THINGS TO DO WITH KIDS IN LOS ANGELES
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DETAILSRecreation in Los Angeles
07/08/2017 to 12/31/2017
AMAZING SCAVENGER HUNT ADVENTURE- LOS ANGELES/HOLLYWOOD

20% off- Use Promo Code EYESPYLA

Various locations in the LA area 805-603-5620 - $39.20 for a team of 2-5 people - Turn Los Angeles/Hollywood/Catalina Island/or the Getty Museum into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour. ....

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DETAILSClasses & Seminars in West LA

POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS & ADULTS



3795 Boise Avenue, Mar Vista, CA 90066 (3 blocks west of Centinela, off Venice) 310-567-2708. - - Peach Tree Pottery classes, studio and gallery. If you've ever thought you'd like to try throwing a pot, this is a fun and relaxed place to try it out. Unleash your creativity, learn to throw a pot i ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in Pasadena
09/11/2017 to 12/16/2017
THEATRE 360 FALL CLASSES 2017



75 N Marengo Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101 626-577-5922 - $240-$390 - Award winning children’s theatre company, Theatre 360 is accepting registrations for our Fall 2017 classes! Over 20 classes in acting, singing, and dancing, Monday-Saturday running for 12-13 weeks! ....

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Theater in Santa Monica
11/11/2017 to 12/16/2017
A WINTER'S TALE: A MUSICAL DICKENS OF A CHRISTMAS CAROL



2627 Pico Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90405 310.828.7519 - $20 adults, $15 ages 12 and under - Santa Monica's Morgan-Wixson Theatre Presents Its 22nd Annual Youth Musical
A Winter's Tale: A Musical Dickens Of A Christmas Carol! Book, Music, and Lyrics by David Patrick Taylor
Additional Lyric ....


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Recreation in Beverly Hills
12/16/2017
SOFITEL PAW-LIDAYS



8555 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048 - Free - Celebrate the holiday season at Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, alongside your beloved furry friend. The French - inspired luxury hotel will celebrate its annual pet-friendly “PAW - lidays” e ....

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Community in San Fernando Valley
12/16/2017
MOMMY & ME WINTER TEA AT WESTFIELD FASHION SQUARE



14006 Riverside Drive Suite 17 Sherman Oaks CA 91423 - $5 PER PERSON - Join us for a traditional high tea, including kid-friendy bites, activities, entertainment, photobooth, and a special gift in a festive Winter Wonderland setting! Plus, enjoy express beauty touch ups ....

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Community in Glendale
12/16/2017
BRAND LIBRARY HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE WITH MALYNDA HALE!



1601 West Mountain Street, Glendale, 91201 818-548-2051 - Free - Saturday | DECEMER 16, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Brand Library Holiday Open House with Malynda Hale! Have a Grand Brand Holiday! Brand Library will celebrate the holiday season along with the Doctors ....

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Museums in Inland Empire
12/01/2017 to 12/17/2017
TRAIN TO SANTA’S WORKSHOP



2201 S. "A" Street, Perris CA 92570 (951) 943-3020 - $15 to $20 - Embark on a magical train ride from Southern California to visit with Santa Claus himself at his "North Pole" workshop. Ride the train from the Orange Empire Railway Museum in Perris, where elves wil ....

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Dance in Glendale
12/15/2017 to 12/17/2017
"THE SNOW QUEEN" PRESENTED BY CALIFORNIA CONTEMPORARY BALLET



1500 N. Verdugo Rd. Glendale CA. 91208 (818) 583 7406 - $23-33 - Bring the entire family to experience the adventures of young Gerda as she persists to save her best friend Kai. Meet the Enchantress, Gypsy Girl, Gypsy Boy, the Crows and enjoy the Prince and Prince ....

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Specialty in San Gabriel Valley
12/17/2017
SANTA PAWS



400 S. Baldwin Ave. Suite 231 Arcadia CA 91007 626.445.3116 - - Furry Friends are invited to take part in the holiday festivities with Santa Anita’s Santa Paws on Sunday, December 17th from 5-7PM. During this dedicated Pet Photo Event, visitors of Santa Anita ar ....

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Performance in Orange County
12/17/2017
INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATION OF CHRISTMAS & NATIVITY PLAY



7561 Center Ave, #49 7148958020 - Free - Please join us for our 17th Annual International Celebration & Nativity Play. Each year, Old World Village plays host to the International Celebration of Christmas, a celebration that brings together ....

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Specialty in Beverly Hills
12/09/2017 to 12/23/2017
COCOA WITH SANTA



10250 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90067 818-594-8732 - - Westfield is also reimagining the traditional Santa experience with the introduction of Cocoa With Santa – [12/9, 12/16, and 12/23] The Cocoa With Santa experience will be an occasion for families t ....

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Community in Malibu
12/16/2017 to 12/23/2017
MALIBU COUNTRY MART CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH ANNUAL WINTER WONDERLAND CELEBRATION



3835 Cross Creek Rd., Malibu, CA, 90265 - - MALIBU COUNTRY MART CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH ANNUAL WINTER WONDERLAND CELEBRATION Southern California's Premier Luxury Lifestyle Center To Host Festive Holiday Family-Friendly Events Throug ....

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Dance in Glendale
12/22/2017 to 12/23/2017
NUTCRACKER PRODUCTION PREMIERED BY LA YOUTH BALLET STARS JOFFREY BALLET PRINCIPAL DANCERS AND MORE THAN 75 OTHER DANCERS



216 North Brand Blvd., Glendale, 91203 818-243-2539 - Tickets start at $25 - Los Angeles Youth Ballet presents the world premiere of a new production of The Nutcracker by award-winning choreographer Andrea Paris-Gutierrez starring Joffrey Ballet principal dancers Jeraldine Me ....

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Specialty in Santa Clarita Valley
11/10/2017 to 12/24/2017
PHOTOS WITH SANTA (INCLUDING FAST PASS)



24201 West Valencia Blvd. Suite 150, Valencia CA 91355 661.254.0213 - Photo packages start at $24.99. - Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa has arrived at Westfield Valencia Town Center this holiday season, while his elves are hard at work back at the North Pole prepping for the big day. Be sure to make a holiday visit ....

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Specialty in Inland Empire
11/18/2017 to 12/24/2017
SANTA PORTRAITS AT MONTCLAIR PLACE



5060 E Montclair Plaza Ln Montclair, CA 91763 - Cost Varies - Bring the family to enjoy one of the most beloved traditions of the season and have your holiday memories preserved with Santa at Montclair Place from November 18 - December 24. On select dates, pets ....

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Performance in Pasadena
12/13/2017 to 12/24/2017
LYTHGOE FAMILY PANTO'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST – A CHRISTMAS ROSE



300 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101 626-449-7360 - $29+ - December 13 -24, 2017 Lythgoe Family Panto (LFP)
in association with Pasadena Playhouse
presents
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST – A CHRISTMAS ROSE
Book by Kris Lythgoe
Choreographed by Mandy Moore (La La Land ....


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Amusement Parks & Arcades in Santa Monica
10/18/2017 to 12/27/2017
PACIFIC WHEEL LIGHT PROGRAM EVERY OTHER WEDNESDAY



380 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401 - Individual rides vary between $5 - $10 - Back in the fall and winter, the iconic solar-powered Pacific Wheel Ferris Wheel at Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier will continue hosting special light programs in partnership with Conserve Ene ....

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Classes & Seminars in South Bay
12/26/2017 to 12/27/2017
HOME SCHOOL CANCELLED



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Cindy Reid and The Madrona Marsh Nature Center send you and your family warm Holiday Greetings. There will be no Home Schooling this month due to the Holidays. Cindy Reid and her staff look forward t ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in Pasadena
12/26/2017 to 12/29/2017
WINTER BREAK CAMP - MATILDA



75 N Marengo Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101 626-577-5922 - $350 - Theatre 360's 4 day winter break camp begins Tuesday December 26th! Featuring selections from the musical "Matilda", your kids will be clamoring for The Chokey Chant as they act, sing, and dance thei ....

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Music in Beverly Hills
12/07/2017 to 12/30/2017
“LIVE AT THE ATRIUM” HOLIDAY CONCERT SERIES



10250 Santa Monica Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90067 310.277.3898 - - A partnership with iHeartMedia Los Angeles’ KIIS FM occurring every Thursday night during the month of December, this exclusive Holiday Concert Series features up-and-coming musical acts from a wide ....

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Classes & Seminars in South Bay
01/01/2017 to 12/31/2017
FRIDAY FUN, AGES 3 TO 6



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - This is a "hands-on" program for ages 3 to 6 years old. This program occurs every Friday and space is limited to 20 children. You need to call every Tuesday to pre-register for that weeks class. We w ....

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Recreation in South Bay
01/01/2017 to 12/31/2017
EXPLORING THE HENRIETTA BASIN



20816 Henrietta Street, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Explore the Henrietta Sump, the third Saturday of every month, on a docent led walk. Meet at the Henrietta Basin, North gate, located across from West High School. This is a chance to learn about the ....

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Classes & Seminars in South Bay
01/01/2017 to 12/31/2017
HOME SCHOOLING, AGES 7 - 9



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - This class occurs the fourth Wednesday of each month and repeats the fourth Thursday of each month. Registration is limited to 20 students, with no waiting list. Registration begins the 1st of every ....

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Recreation in South Bay
01/01/2017 to 12/31/2017
HABITAT RESTORATION



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - This program is best for all ages and is designed for High School and College Students needing service hours. No Court Ordered Participants Please. ....

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Specialty in Downtown LA
05/08/2017 to 12/31/2017
ESCAPE ROOM LA KIDS' GAMES



120 E. 8th St Los Angeles CA 90014 213-689-3229 - $24-$37/person - Escape Room games for kids are available at Escape Room LA. Kid-friendly version of The Theatre and The Cavern, suitable for children ages 8 to 13, can be booked online at www.escaperoomla.com or by ....

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Aquariums & Zoos in Griffith Park
12/31/2017
FAMILY NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION AT L.A. ZOO LIGHTS



5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles 90027 323-644-4200 - $40 - $69 - FAMILY NEW YEAR'S EVE at L.A. Zoo Lights celebrates the coming of 2018 with an evening of fun on Sunday, December 31, 6 to 10 pm. The special all-ages party features "skip-the-line" express entry to ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in East LA
01/06/2018
ROSE SCHARLIN OPEN HOUSE



2414 Lake View Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039 323-661-1319 - 0.00 - We invite you to attend our January Open House! Saturday, January 6th
10:00am-12:00pm Rose Scharlin is a parent-participation, cooperative nursery school with a park-like campus. Our open house inclu ....


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Specialty in Beverly Hills
11/25/2017 to 01/06/2018
IT’S HOLIDAY TIME IN PALEYLAND



465 N Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 (310) 786-1000 - FREE - The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills is transforming into an interactive holiday themed exhibit for families. Warm up with some hot cocoa and enjoy holiday themed activities including: family ....

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Specialty in Beverly Hills
11/25/2017 to 01/06/2018
IT’S HOLIDAY TIME IN PALEYLAND



465 N Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 (310) 786-1000 - FREE - The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills is transforming into an interactive holiday themed exhibit for families. Warm up with some hot cocoa and enjoy holiday themed activities including: family ....

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