Many are heading out of town, but if you're enjoying a "staycation" this weekend in LA, there's still lots of fun to be had. Here are 15 activities the whole family can enjoy including 5 Memorial Day events. There is no reason for you to not to have a blast this weekend!
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When: May 27, 8:00 am onward
Where: Stoner Park, 1835 Stoner Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90025
Nothing says summer better than the hot sun beating down on you. Beat the heat and spend a day slipping, sliding and splashing away at Stoner Park's summer pool. Enjoy a day in the pool but don't forget to bring out the sunscreen!
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When: May 27, 9:00 am
Where: Hansen Dam Aquatic Centre
Stand up paddleboard has seen growth in popularity with all ages and this is your chance to catch up on this craze. Sign up and learn! A 45-minute instruction class will be followed by a 45-minute recreational paddle on the Hansen Dam Recreation Lake! Bring your friends for an all-around fun experience!
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When: Opens May 27, 2017, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Discovery Cube Los Angeles • 11800 Foothill Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91342
Unleash the scientist in your kids as they discover history with an exhibit 65 Million years in the making.
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When: May 28, 1:00 pm and 6:30 pm
Where: Mark Taper Forum, 135 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
Rajiv Joseph's rhythmic, offbeat humor and impeccable comedic timing resonates with the story of three hapless men, hungry and fumbling their way through history.
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5. Jersey Boys
When: May 27, 2:00 pm and 8:00 pm
Where: Ahmanson Theatre, 135 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Reminisce with the music! Relive the times and revisit the beginnings of the Jersey Boys. Be taken on a musical journey of the doo-wop quartet's struggle to the top and their individual wrestles with fame as they come of age. Don't miss this excellent theater production!
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When: May 27, 7:00 pm
Where: 9635 Venice Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232
Culver City Job's Daughters will be honoring Kumary Vasquez, Grand Bethel Junior Custodian for the Grand Bethel of California, Job's Daughters International. Kumary has been a dedicated to Job's Daughters for more than five and has spent the last year traveling the whole state bringing with her inspiration and encouragement while promoting the organization.
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When: Saturday to Monday, May 27 - 29, Memorial Day Weekend
Where: Kidspace Children's MuseumAll Rights Reserved|480 N. Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91103
Discover and explore the art world. Play with colors, paint, and make an animal mask. Let the creativity and passion flow through your kids at the wild art weekend.
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When: May 28, 8:00 am
Where: Coldwater Canyon Park, 1100 North Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Enjoy a day drenched in the refreshing coolness of two play areas of the park. Wade and waddle through the water feature of the park to add gaiety to your day.
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When: May 28, 8:00 pm
Where: The Mint, 6010 West Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035
Listen and be entranced with world-class trip-hop music to move your soul and body. Get a chance to be up close to some of the hottest artists of our time.
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When: May 27-28, store hours
Where: Westside Pavilion, 10800 West Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064
Get great discounts on outdoor furnishings and deck out your yard anew! Take advantage of huge savings on UH Memorial Day sale. Prices roll back on Monday, so hurry!
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When: May 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Where: 6300 Forest Lawn Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90068 United States
Join an annual Memorial Day event. Program highlights include Keynote Address, Presidential Proclamation, Rifle Salute, Pledge of Allegiance, Invocation, Color Guard, Patriotic Music, Wreath Laying, and Free Souvenirs and Refreshments.
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When: Saturday and Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend
Where: Starts at Outpost Hollywood, 1624 N. Cahuenga Blvd, Hollywood, CA
Cost: $30 advance, $40 includes guided tour, no per-club cover, drink discounts and free drinks of the venues' choice.
Enjoy a night of fun on Hollywood Club Crawl on Saturday or Sunday night.
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When: Saturday through Monday, May 27 - 29
Soak City: 10 am - 6 pm
KBF: Sat 10am -10pm, Sun 10am -11pm, Mon 10am-8pm
Where: 8039 Beach Boulevard, Buena Park CA 90620
Spend the day with your family and enjoy the fireworks show at Knott's Berry Farm, Sunday night at 10 pm. Knott's Berry Farm and Knott's Soak City USA offers FREE admission to all U.S. active and retired military personnel this Memorial Day Weekend plus discounted tickets for family members.
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When: Memorial Day Weekend, Saturday through Monday
Where: 1007 Hermosa Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254, USA
Seaside arts and crafts festival with multiple entertainment stages and over 400 vendor booths. There's also a kiddie carnival, petting zoo, extensive food court and Beer and Wine Garden.
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When: May 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 nn
Where: 3888 Workman Mill Rd, Whittier, CA 90601, USA
Join a free community event as we salute our fallen heroes with Keynote Speaker, LTC Marc Breslow, US Army Retired and the 40th Infantry Division Band. Program highlights include Vintage Plane Flyover, Remembrance Trees, Military Vehicle Display, Essay Contest Display.