With the weather in the 70’s this weekend, it’s time to take the entire fam out to play.  For this weekend we dug up a ton of fun family-friendly activities that will keep you and your little ones entertained all weekend long. From creative finger-painting to a Beatles Tribute Concert to the First Annual San Diego Youth Sports Festival, your weekend has the potential to be jam-packed with fun and smiles!


Finger Painting Frenzy

Take your little Picassos and Monets to get creative at the Carlsbad Children’s Museum where they can create their very own finger painting work of art.  Just be sure to dress them in old clothes and to bring wet wipes — this day could get messy! Fri., 10:00 am – 11:00am and 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm. Carlsbad. Free with admission. All ages. Event details.

Point Loma

Beatles Tribute Concert

“Help I need somebody, help not just anybody, help you know I need someone, help…” C’mon and sing along, we know you know the words!  This week’s summer concert series at Point Loma Park is a tribute to the Beatles.  Pack up the family and bring along your own seating or picnic blanket, some munchies, and of course, your vocal cords.  Fri., 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm. Point Loma. Free. All ages. Event details.

San Diego

Superhero Jam

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s…superhero jam!  Pack up the fam and head on over to the New Children’s Museum, which is getting into the spirit of comic festivities.  This super duper celebration includes music, dance, and special performances.  Be sure to dress your kiddos in their favorite superhero costume to enjoy free admission. Sat., 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. San Diego. Free with admission. All ages. Event details.

Family Discover Walk

Throw on those explorer hats and bring your curious little ones for a family discover walk to Kumeyaay grinding rocks site.  This discover walk, which is for all ages, will have you and your kiddos learning about the amazing natural wonders and stunning seasonal changes that take place in the park.  Sun., 4:00 pm – 5: 30 pm. Free. All ages. Event details.

San Diego Youth Sports Festival

Temps hovering in the low 70’s this weekend means that it’s the perfect weather to usher the kiddos outside to play.  What better way to celebrate summer and the awesome weather than at the first annual San Diego Youth Sports Festival? This fun-filled sports adventure will have your kids playing their favorite sports including football, baseball, softball, soccer, karate, and more!  There is also live musical entertainment and the little ones will also get to meet professional and college athletes and even members of the U.S. Olympic Team! Sun., 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Free. Ages 3-13.  Event details.

Family Yoga

The best thing about yoga is that it’s an activity that can be enjoyed by all ages and skill levels.  Take the whole fam for a morning of yoga where everyone can explore and learn various yoga poses, breathing exercises, and relaxation techniques. Namaste! Sun., 10:30 am – 11:30 am. $15/adult and one child, $5/each additional member. Ages 2 – 10. Event details.

– Erin Lem