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FAMILY EVENTS & THINGS TO DO WITH KIDS IN LOS ANGELES
TELL YOUR FRIENDS


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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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Festivals in Other Places
10/18/2017 to 10/19/2017
TUMBLEWEED TOWNSHIP



Simi Valley Civic Center Park, 3855 Alamo Street, Simi Valley, CA 93063 213-447-0533 - $15 at the gate, $12 online - Simi Valley Cultural Arts (SVCA) in Association with Actors’ Repertory Theatre of Simi (ARTS)
Present
Tumbleweed Township SCVA and ARTS are please to announce the return of Tumbleweed Township for i ....


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Music in Inland Empire
10/20/2017
IT'S DOUBLE TROUBLE AT VICTORIA GARDENS! TWO FREE CONCERTS HAPPENING THIS FRIDAY & SATURDAY!



12505 North Mainstreet Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739 (909) 463-2830 - Free - Victoria Gardens is bringing music mayhem to the Inland Empire! This weekend, guests can enjoy two live, spook-tacular shows for FREE – no tricks about it! On Friday, October 20, the Felice Hernande ....

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Health & Fitness in South Bay
10/09/2017 to 10/21/2017
FLY STUDIOS OFFERS TWO FREE WEEKS OF “PARENT AND ME” CLASSES



512 N Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach, CA 90277 800-257-9498 - FREE - Fly Studios, an aerial arts studio for kids, is creating a brand new program for parents and their babies or toddlers ages 16 months to 4 years old. Between October 9th and October 21st the Parent an ....

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Fundraisers in San Fernando Valley
10/21/2017
11TH ANNUAL LOS ANGELES VISIONWALK



6100 Woodley Ave, Van Nuys, 91406 310-201-3005 - Free - Family and pet friendly untimed 5K walk benefiting the Foundation Fighting Blindness. A fun-filled day with activities and raising funds and awareness for retinal degenerative disease research. No re ....

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Theater in Griffith Park
10/21/2017
A FAERY HUNT SHOW AND THE FAIRY HALLOWEEN PARTY!



2332 Fern Dell Dr. Los Angeles, CA 90068 818-324-6802 - $15.00 - $25.00 - First we'll go searching through the forest for faeries in one of our award-winning shows; on this fun, musical adventure, we might even meet Faery Royalty! Then right after the morning performance e ....

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Music in Los Angeles
10/21/2017
MISTA COOKIE JAR MINI-CONCERT



10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd. 310-559-2665 - free - LA-based "kindie rocker," Mista Cookie Jar, brings his urban-island-folky-rock-&-roll sounds to Children's Book World. Blending a background in creative writing, poetry & hip-hop production, his musi ....

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Community in Orange County
10/21/2017
MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN A MORNING! JOIN THE OC RESCUE MISSION FOR FAMILY-FRIENDLY VOLUNTEERING ON SATURDAYS



1 Hope Drive, Tustin, California 92782 (714) 247-4368 - FREE - -Looking for opportunities to give back and make an impact on your community? The Orange County Rescue Mission is now offering family-friendly volunteer opportunities on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of ....

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Film in Los Angeles
10/21/2017
HALLOWEEN FILM PESTIVAL, PRESENTED BY WESTERN EXTERMINATOR



1822 N. Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027 - FREE - Move aside witches, ghouls, and ghosts, this Halloween is all about things that crawl, fly, and sting! Western Exterminator, a local leader in the pest control industry, is proud to host the first-ev ....

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Community in Inland Empire
10/21/2017
IT’S UNBOOLIEVABLE! JOIN VICTORIA GARDENS FOR A MERRY HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION AT ITS UPCOMING KIDZ CLUB EVENT!



12505 North Mainstreet Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739 (909) 463-2830 - Free Ticketed Event - It’s all treats and no tricks at the upcoming Victoria Gardens Kidz Club event! On Saturday, October 21st from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., kids and families will gather in Chaffey Town Square to enjoy ....

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Books in Los Angeles
10/21/2017
KATHERINE SCHWARZENEGGER KIDS' BOOK READING AT PETA EMPATHY CENTER



2624 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles - Free - On Saturday, October 21, PETA's Empathy Center in Silver Lake will welcome author and former first daughter of California Katherine Schwarzenegger for a special reading of her new children's book, Ma ....

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Music in Inland Empire
10/21/2017
IT'S DOUBLE TROUBLE AT VICTORIA GARDENS! TWO FREE CONCERTS HAPPENING THIS FRIDAY & SATURDAY!



12505 North Mainstreet Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739 (909) 463-2830 - Free - Victoria Gardens is bringing music mayhem to the Inland Empire! This weekend, guests can enjoy two live, spook-tacular shows for FREE – no tricks about it! On Friday, October 20, the Felice Hernande ....

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Health & Fitness in Downtown LA
10/21/2017 to 10/22/2017
CLEAN FOOD FEST + CLEAN MADE MARKET



110 East 9th St, Los Angeles, CA 90079 - $20-$75 - From the powerhouse event marketing and pr firm that brought LA Food Fest, the Artisanal LA event series, and Sauce LA to the forefront of the market, comes The Clean Food Fest + Clean Made Market, w ....

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Tours & Excursions in Los Angeles
10/21/2017 to 10/22/2017
FOUND LA: FESTIVAL OF NEIGHBORHOODS FREE TOURS OCT. 21-22 PACIFIC STANDARD TIME



- FREE - L.A. Commons will host the 7th Annual Found L.A: Festival of Neighborhoods. The weekend of FREE tours is inspired by the Getty’s PACIFIC STANDARD TIME (PST: LA/LA) which highlights Latin American ar ....

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Community in Culver City
10/22/2017
STAR ECO STATION'S ENCHANTED CRAWLY HALLOWS'S EVE



10101 Jefferson Blvd, Culver City, 90232 (310) 842-8060 - - Families are invited to venture into STAR Eco Station's Trick-Or-Treat Village filled with unique Halloween fun. It's a fairy tale gone green with an environmental and entomology twist! Kids can meet ....

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Classes & Seminars in South Bay
10/25/2017
REPTILES - TURTLES, TORTOISES, SNAKES AND LIZARDS; AGES



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - - Cindy Reid offers this class for students, Ages 7 to 9. Students will explore the amazing world of reptiles. This class repeats the fourth Tuesday and Wednesday of every month with a new and exciting ....

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Comedy in Santa Monica
10/25/2017
FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENING WITH OMAR CHAPARRO



501 N Main St, Los Angeles - FREE - Have Fun and Save Energy with Omar Chaparro! Join us Wednesday, October 25 at La Plaza de Cultura y Artes (501 N Main St, Los Angeles) from 6-8 p.m. for a free event where Mexican comedian Omar Chapa ....

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Film in Santa Monica
09/29/2017 to 10/27/2017
FRONT PORCH CINEMA



200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA - Free - Front Porch Cinema, the FREE movie series on the Santa Monica Pier returns every Friday night this fall from Sept. 29-Oct. 27. The Pier will be transformed into a cozy and perfect setting for a night ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in San Pedro
10/27/2017
MOVIE UNDER THE GUNS / HOCUS POCUS HALLOWEEN



250 S. Harbor Blvd 8774469261 - Free - Battleship IOWA will be hosting a Hocus Pocus Halloween on Friday, October 27. This family-friendly event will feature a “Trick or Treat” and a “Movie Under The Guns.” Beginning at 5:30 pm, all g ....

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Music in South Bay
10/27/2017
HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST & 80’S DANCE PARTY ON THE REDONDO PIER WITH RICHARD BLADE



500 Fisherman's Wharf, Redondo Beach, CA 90277 - FREE - HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST & 80’S DANCE PARTY ON THE REDONDO PIER WITH RICHARD BLADE
Friday, October 27, 2017
7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Redondo Beach Pier
500 Fisherman's Wharf
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(Event ....


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Recreation in South Bay
10/28/2017
STAR PARTY



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, CA.90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Paul Livio and the Riverside Astronomical Society invite you to explore the night sky. This month you will be able to observe the Moon, Saturn and other constellations. This free event is for the who ....

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Fundraisers in Inland Empire
10/28/2017
IE WALK TO REMEMBER



5500 University Pkwy 714-509-0065 - 25.00 - IE Walk to Remember
IE Walk to Remember is an annual walk that takes place to honor babies that have died due to pregnancy loss and infant death. Parents, and their loved ones and friends, are invite ....


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Music in Los Angeles
10/28/2017
ANDREW & POLLY MINI-CONCERT



10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd. 310-559-2665 - free - By day, Andrew is a film composer and Polly creates music and sound design for commercials. In their spare time, they write and perform friendly, engaging music for children of all ages. Their folksy ....

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Books in Los Angeles
10/28/2017
POETRY SLAM 3: PUMPKIN POEMS AND ROTTEN RHYMES



10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd. 310-559-2665 - free - Don't be afraid to join us for our Haunted Halloween Poetry Party Jam! We are looking for funny, scary, and witchy word lovers, ages 7 – 14, to recite their original creepy crawly chants for an audi ....

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Community in Orange County
10/28/2017
FALL FESTIVAL



26772 Avery Parkway 9493055111 - $10 Members;$15 Non-Members; Children 10 & under free - Join us on Saturday, October 28th from 1pm-4pm for our second Fall Festival! We'll have activities for the whole family including games, crafts, and beer garden. Tickets are $10 for Members, $15 for ....

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Health & Fitness in Downtown LA
10/28/2017
CARRERA DE LOS MUERTOS



Los Angeles, CA 90012 - $45 - Join thousands of runners in Los Angeles for Carrera de los Muertos. This event is a vibrant 5k fun run that honors Day of the Dead. Join family and friends to remember loved ones that have passed in ....

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Festivals in East LA
10/28/2017
15TH ANNUAL HALLOWEEN HULLABALOO



2414 Lake View Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90039 - $5 per person, $10 per family, Kids 0-12 FREE - Join us for Rose Scharlin’s 15th Annual Halloween Hullabaloo, a family-friendly event for all ages! Enjoy delicious food and brunch cocktails, while the kids partake in games, bouncy slide, crafts, ....

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Theater in Inland Empire
10/14/2017 to 10/29/2017
MAINSTREET THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS ROAD DAHL’S "THE WITCHES"



12505 Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739 Box Office (909) 477-2752 - General: $18.00 | Senior/Youth: $16.00 | Specially priced $10.00 tickets available for Rancho Cucamonga Community & Arts Foundation Family Saturday performance on October 14th - This faithful adaptation of the classic Dahl story pits a young boy against child-hating witches who are holding a conference at an English seaside Hotel. During their struggle, the Boy is turned int ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in Inland Empire
10/14/2017 to 10/29/2017
MAINSTREET THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS ROAD DAHL’S "THE WITCHES"



12505 Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739 9094772752 - General: $18.00 • Senior/Youth: $16.00 - This faithful adaptation of the classic Dahl story pits a young boy against child-hating witches who are holding a conference at an English seaside Hotel. During their struggle, the Boy is turned int ....

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Theater in Beverly Hills
10/20/2017 to 10/29/2017
FEATHERS OF FIRE: A PERSIAN EPIC



9390 Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, California 90210 - $45 - $125 - Feathers of Fire: A Persian Epic is a visually breathtaking cinematic shadow play for all ages. Inspired by the 10th-century Persian epic Shahnameh (‘The Book of Kings’), the action-packed tale fol ....

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