Your weekend plans are here—our events calendar includes all the family-friendly festivals, outdoor movie screenings, concerts and more happening around LA. Read on for some of our favorites, then check out the full list of things to do with kids this weekend here.

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Beverly Hills

Family Fun Night at Tree People
Juggler and all-around kid’s Michael Rayner returns with his hilarious interactive act, followed by a chance for kids to meet live animals including a fox, wildcat, American alligator, tortoise, owl, porcupine and python. Sat. Event details.


Bob Baker Marionette Theater’s The Circus Show
Head to Miracle Mile Toy Hall for a musical puppet show followed by a meet and greet with kids’ favorite marionettes. Sun. Event details.

The Valley

Topanga Vintage Market
With 170 vintage vendors, dozens of local artisans, great food trucks and live music, it’s a wonderful place to spend treasure hunting on a beautiful day in LA. Sun. Event details.

Drop-in Kids Potting Studio 
Kids can get their hands dirty at Valley Village’s new Greenwood Shop, where they can pick out their own plant and planter, then learn to mix up the soil pot it. Sun. Event details.


Kidz Con
This two-day interactive pop-up installation will feature the best in children’s fashion, toys, treats, activities and games. There will be slime-making, face painting and, for little ones, a soft-play toddler space. Sat. & Sun. Event details.

Ethiopia Day at Levitt Pavilion
Check out this free Ethiopian-themed festival drawing inspiration from Little Ethiopia and featuring musical performances, food vendors, arts and crafts and more. Sun. Event details.


Final Fridays at the Rose Bowl
Bring a blanket, ball and the family to enjoy food and live music at The Greens at the Rose Bowl. Additional activities to include foot golf, outdoor games, moon bounces, photo opportunities and tours of the Rose Bowl Stadium. Fri. Event details.

40 Days of Fun at Kidspace
Stay cool with water games and water features at Kidspace! Take the Imagination Workshop challenge of Make It Float and see what you can create! Fri.-Sun. Event details.

South Bay

Family Sandcastle Building Day
Bring a little shovel and bucket, plus your castle creativity to this beach event. The sand on Cabrillo Beach will be thoroughly wet down to prepare for sand construction; the rest is up to you. Sat. Event details.

Worth the Drive

Rams Training Camp
LA’s football team is kicking off training camp at UC Irvine with seven practices open to the public—for free. Sat. & Sun. Event details.


Orange County Fair
There’s something for everybody at this annual fair, including the summer headline concert series, working farm and petting zoos, rides, games and more! Fri.-Sat. Event details.

Want more weekend ideas? Check out our events calendar.

–Shannan Rouss


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