Bunnies, musicals and dance parties oh my! Need more swag for those Easter baskets? Check out the full list of events going on in the area or one of the fun celebrations below. Once those tummies are filled with chocolate and candy, go dance off all that sugar at Just Dance Live or work it off at the Versafit Field Day in Griffith Park. Cause it’s all about balance right? Scroll through for the rest of our picks and let us know where you’re heading this weekend below!
Family Day of Fun with Sherlock Gnomes
Family Day of fun is back at Regal L.A. LIVE! Meet Gnomeo, Juliet and Sherlock Gnomes characters and participate in activities, giveaways, photo ops and more on the mezzanine level. Get your tickets now! Sat. Event details.
Meet the Easter Bunny
Easter is just around the corner! Hop on over to the Bunny Bungalow, now through Easter Sunday, to meet the Easter Bunny and snap a keepsake can pre-book your bunny photos today through our website or on the Caruso app. Fri.-Sat. Event details.
Versafit Field Day
Come out and enjoy a fun-filled day with Versafit in Griffith Park. Remember all the fun games and activities you played as kids such as tag, 4-square, etc? We bet you never thought about how much of a workout you were getting because you were having so much fun! That is what the Versafit Field Day is all about! From bubble soccer and giant yard pong to corn hole and dodgeball, join us for many more of your favorite field day activities! Versafit will be donating a portion of the proceeds to fighting the childhood obesity epidemic. Sat. Event details.
The Easter Bunny Loves Downtown LA
Come take part in Easter egg hunts (several based on age groups), multiple bounce houses, face painting, arts and crafts, games, drinks, popcorns, and more. KCBS-TV selected this as one of the best Easter events for kids in Los Angeles. Last year more than 3000 people showed up to find the over 15,000 eggs! Parking: Street parking around the park is free on Sundays Cost: $25 per family ticket (max 7 per family), or $5 per person. There may not be tickets available on the day of the event, as this event often sells out in advance. Proceeds from the ticket sales go to support programs reaching homeless children here in Downtown. Sun. Event details.
Just Dance Live
JUST DANCE LIVE is an explosive 2 plus hour experience, where the world of JUST DANCE comes alive like never before. Part stage show, part audience-involvement, fans play an integral role in the show—from walking the red carpet to mingling with other JUST DANCERS, to transforming their hair and makeup looks in the “Get Ready For it” zone — all before entering a thrilling live performance that surrounds audience members. Fri.-Sat. Event details.
Curious George: The Golden Meatball
Curious George—that lovably inquisitive little monkey—comes to the stage in a delightful new musical from Y.E.S. at the Morgan-Wixson. Every year, George eagerly awaits the only day more important than his birthday: All-You-Can-Eat Meatball Day, when he helps his friend Chef Pisghetti cook and serve delicious meatballs to a hungry crowd. But this year, the crowd has vanished—lured away by Phineas T. Lightspeed and his Meatballs O’Matic 9000 every swing and flip, George leads the audience through a fun-filled adventure in which he learns more about Italy’s capital, friendship, and the “secret ingredient” to cooking! Curious George: The Golden Meatball delivers a can’t-miss musical recipe the whole family will enjoy. Sat.-Sun. Event details.
Isabel Brazon Spanish Music Fun Mini-Concert
Come to a fun, educational mini-concert with Isabel Brazon, the creator of Baila Baila Spanish Music for kids. Sing and dance while you learn some Spanish in this very interactive and dynamic 30-minute show. Sat. Event details.
Little Women, The Musical
Louisa May Alcott’s beloved novel is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year and the Morgan-Wixson is thrilled to celebrate the occasion with this glorious musical. “Little Women” follows the adventures of the March sisters — budding author Jo, practical Meg, sweet Beth and romantic Amy — who are coming of age during the Civil War under the care of their doting Marmee. A touching tale of young love, achieving dreams and the power of family, this song-filled adaptation is designed for the entire family to enjoy. Fri.-Sun. Event details.
Worth the Drive
Easter on the Farm
Celebrate Easter at Underwood Family Farms! Festivities include entrance to the Animal Center, visits with the Easter Bunny (bring your camera!), baby animals, a chicken show, Easter Story Labyrinth, tractor-drawn wagon rides and the Animal Show. All of those activities are included with admission—there are extra activities (like the Egg Hunt, cow train, egg toss, face painting, chick racing, egg dying and more) which require additional tickets. Fri.-Sun. Event details.
Easter Sunday Champagne Brunch
The annual holiday brunch at Terranea’s Palos Verdes Grand Ballroom will offer a selection of food offerings including an omelet and egg station, Hawaiian French toast, pasta and risotto action station, carving station, the sauté kitchen, salad bar, seafood station, charcuterie & cheese, kid’s buffet, dessert station and more. The Easter Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt and activities are included in admission. Sun. Event details.
What are you planning on doing this weekend? Let us know in the comments below!