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Best Things to do with LA Kids Age 6-8 in May

    Japanese Cruise-In

    05/26

    Central LA

    Free for spectators (parking & Museum admission not included)

    All Ages

    Hundreds of Japanese street, show and track cars gather at The Petersen for the Museum’s large...

    Circus Vargas in Downey

    05/16 - 05/27

    Central LA

    $15 - $72

    3-5, 6-8

    Marvel at the sights and sounds emanating from the big top, just as audiences did decades ago. The m...

    Back to the Future – Street Food Cinema

    05/25

    San Gabriel Valley

    $6 - $20 (free for 6 and under)

    6-8, 9-12, All Ages

    In ‘Back to the Future’ Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally ...

    Alice in Wonderland

    05/25

    San Gabriel Valley

    $12

    3-5, 6-8

    Join Alice as she navigates her way through Wonderland. This Musical adaptation of the classic novel...

    Valley Greek Festival

    05/25 - 05/27

    San Fernando Valley

    Free

    All Ages

    The Valley Greek Festival is a three-day celebration of all things Greek. It includes live music, da...

    Memorial Day at Battleship IOWA

    05/27

    South Bay

    Free (Pier-side activities)

    6-8

    Join Battleship IOWA and crew this Memorial Day in a special ceremony. The day begins with a remembr...

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    Comic Con Revolution

    05/18 - 05/19

    San Bernardino County

    $12 - $120 (free 12 and under)

    6-8, 9-12

    Comic Con revolution is an annual comic con held at the Ontario Convention Center. Comic Con Revolut...

    NCSFest

    05/17 - 05/19

    Orange County

    $10-$50

    6-8, 9-12, 12+

    NCSFest is the largest and most ambitious comic arts festival ever staged in the United States and e...

    Little Mermaid – Hollywood Bowl

    05/17 - 05/18

    Central LA

    $42 - $200

    6-8, 9-12

    The Little Mermaid at the Hollywood Bowl is an immersive live-to-film concert experience. Fans of Ar...

    Public Star Party

    05/18

    Central LA

    Free

    6-8, 9-12

    Public Star Parties are held with the assistance of volunteers from the Los Angeles Astronomical Soc...

    Bob Baker Marionette Yard Sale

    05/19

    Central LA

    Free

    3-5, 6-8

    Have you already walked through Bob Baker Marionette Theater’s puppet storage and seen thousan...

    Bug Fair

    05/18 - 05/19

    Central LA

    $6 - $15

    3-5, 6-8

    Bug Fair is a two-day festival celebrating our winged, multi-legged, squirmy, and sometimes bug-eyed...

    Fishing Derby

    05/19

    South Bay

    Free

    3-5, 6-8, 9-12

    Families are invited to participate in the 36th Annual Fishing Derby. Bring the whole family to enjo...

    Nickelodeon’s JoJo Siwa Dream Tour

    05/19

    Central LA

    $40 - $70

    6-8, 9-12

    Nickelodeon superstar JoJo Siwa is a YouTube personality, singer, dancer, entrepreneur, social media...

    Discovery Cube’s Rocket Launch

    05/11

    Orange County

    Free

    3-5, 6-8

    Design, build and launch your own water bottle rocket and participate in our longest “hang time”...

    Dance Sundays at the Wallis

    05/12

    Central LA

    Free

    All Ages

    Emmy Award-winner Debbie Allen returns with the 4th season of free, outdoor dance events for the who...

    Free Comic Book Day

    05/04

    Central LA

    Free

    3-5, 6-8, 9-12

    Comic books are an original American art form, created in the early days of the twentieth century. T...

    Historical Venice Cinco de Mayo

    05/04

    West LA

    Free

    All Ages

    Come out and join the Historical Venice Cinco de Mayo Parade and Festival! A culturally rich and col...

    Planes of Fame Air Show

    05/04 - 05/05

    San Bernardino County

    $20-$40 (free for 11years & under)

    All Ages

    Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of D-Day, Planes of Fame Air Museum presents the Planes of Fame A...

    Kids Shorts (Not the Kind You Wear)

    05/05

    Central LA

    Free (but ticketed)

    6-8, 9-12, All Ages

    Organized by the Los Angeles Pacific Film Festival, these short movies have plenty of positive mess...

    Fiesta Matsuri

    05/05

    Central LA

    Free

    6-8, 9-12

    Fiesta Matsuri combines the Children’s Day celebrations of  Japan and Mexico. Both holidays ...