Things To Do

Join Snow White, Prince Stephen and seven zany dwarfs

August 28 – September 26, 2021

Join Snow White, Prince Stephen and seven zany dwarfs as they overcome the envy and hatred of the evil Queen Belladona. A bit of comedy, adventure and whimsical fantasy together in this family musical based on the classic Grimm Fairy Tale. A delight for all ages!

Lifehouse Theater 1135 Church St., Redlands Tickets: 909-335-3037

Days of the Great American West

August 6th- 8th

Step back in time these 3 days to Days of the Great American West and experience the simple life. Events open 10-4. BBQ and Bakery open 9- 5

Pioneer Encampments, merchant vendors, cowboy music, frontier crafts and kids games. Tomahawk throwing, Potato Sack Races, Nature Trails, Petting Zoo, Civil War Band, Berry Picking and more. Daytime Admission Free. Los Rio Rancho 39611 Oak Glen Road, Oak Glen

East Valley YMCA Camps

Build Self Confidence, meet new friends, have a blast this summer..

July 12-16th Critters & Crawlers for animal lovers. July 19-23rd

The Frontier – Learn about California History. July 26-30th Beyond the Stars 3-2-1 Blast off. Learn about the stars. Add on Sport Camp, Force Camp, Outdoor survival, Pokeman Camp, Cooking Camp, Circus Camp and more. Great Fun during the summer. Reserve a Y family cabin July 16-18 in Angeles Oaks or more..

Cardiff Dog Days of Summer – Encinitas

August 8th from 10am-5pm

The 16th Annual Cardiff Dog Day of Summer is presented by Cardiff 101 Main Street and the City of Encinitas. This one day FREE event features over 100 dog-related vendors, rescue groups, pet adoption agencies, and more.

Activities include dog contests, photo booth, live music, kids activities, food trucks, and more . It will be held at 425 Santa Fe Dr. Encinitas.

Thomas The Train

Get Your Tickets Today Nov 6-7, Nov 11,13,14

Take a Ride Behind the #1 Blue Engine Thomas, Photo Ops with Thomas, Percy, and Sir Topham Hat, Enjoy a Picnic in Holstrom Park -bring your own or visit our Food Vendors
Race your Family through the Hay Maze, Make a Giant Bubble in the Bubble Zone
Scavenger Hunt – Take a walk through the campus to find the items, 3 Costume Contests per day with special prizes for the winners! Balloon Twisters – pick your favorite animal or character3 Thomas Bingo Contests per day with special prizes for the winners! 2 Puppet Shows  and more So Cal Railway  2201 S A St, Perris, CA

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Redlands Bowl Music Festival FREE

Bring the family this FREE family musical event. Relax,, Bring lawn chairs, blankets, bug spray and enjoy! Show starts at 8 p.m. 25 Grant St, Redlands

July 13th & July 30th Bluegrass Music
July 16th -Rhythm India – Journey of Dance
August 3 – Live Tango

Hiking- oak Glen Preserve is open

Hike, picnic and enjoy the outdoors. Be sure to keep social distancing and wear toed in shoes and stay on the trails when hiking. Los Rios Rancho Bakery and gift store adjacent to the Preserve is open for take out. 10 a.m.- 4:30 p.m., 9611 Oak Glen Rd. Oak Glen

Historic oak glen school house play, picnic, museum

Beautiful Trees, fun slides for kids to play pavillon for picnic or parties, dog park, tennis court and a historic school house to tour. Also a beautiful location for family pictures. 11911 Oak Glen Road, Oak Glen.

Museum Open weekends Jan-Sept 12-4p.m. 

Park,Tennis Courts & Dog Park, Museum   909-797-1691 for info

the living desert is open

Check out our new guidelines and procedures for purchasing tickets and visiting the zoo.
The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens has been diligent in following recommendations from the CDC and public health guidelines issued by state and local authorities. Our indoor spaces have remained closed.

The Living Desert prioritizes the health and safety of the community, staff, and animals. Please review the policies on our health page at for more information on what we are doing to keep the Zoo a safe space for all.

Purchase tickets and learn more at

Big bear lake & zoo are open

Pack a Picnic, fishing, camping, take a family walk along the paved trail along the lake, visit the zoo and more.

Visit the Big Bear Visitor Center (open 10-4 Tues -Sun) or Big Bear Zoo 43285 Goldmine Dr., Big Bear (909) 584-1299 daily 10-4 * call ahead as covid-19 often changes whether or not the zoo can be open. Check out our website for more information and regulations.

Whats open!!

Lifehouse Theater presents free family productions on you tube for a limited time frame

Lifehouse Theater,
Phone: (909) 335-3037


Join the Cat in the Hat and more Peter Pan Alice in Wonderland Wizard of Oz, Snow Queen, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, The Lion with the Wardrobe and more

Western Science Museum of Dinosaurs ~ Hemet

Meet the Ice Age giants that lived in your own backyard! Snapshots in Time is a hands-on look at the fossil discoveries made during the excavation of Diamond Valley Lake. Meet “Max” the mastodon, make your own fossil, and come face to face with the natural history of the Inland Empire.

Open 10 am – 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday
2345 Searl Parkway
Hemet, CA 92543

Our building is located on the right hand side.

Closed temporarily, due to Covid 19+

Where Can You Find Us?

The Kids Directory can be found at community centers, libraries, pediatrician medical and dental offices, OB/GYN offices, Preschool’s & Day Care Centers, Restaurants, Dance, martial arts and Gymnastic Studios, and many more high traffic locations, that families frequent daily.,

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