Upcoming Events in SFV – August 2019, Part 1

Here’s your guide to what’s happening in the San Fernando Valley during the next two weekends, Aug. 9, 10, 11 and 16, 17, 18. Fri Aug 9th LOS ANGELES: Afro Carnival Weekend - Friday through Sunday - The premier event for the unification of the diaspora through music. On the [...]

Upcoming Events in SFV – July 2019, Part 2/August 2019, Part 1

Here’s your guide to what’s happening in the San Fernando Valley during the next two weekends, July 26, 27, 28 and Aug. 2, 3, 4.  Fri July 26th HOLLYWOOD: Beasts from the Sea! - ZJU Theatre - Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays through Aug. 3; 8 - 11 pm. Zombie Joe’s [...]

Beat this heat at a splash pad

It's splash pad time. The temps are high but the kids still want to go outside. Unless you have a pool at home, it's time to pack up the swimsuits and sunscreen and head to the nearest splash pad. Here's a list of places you can go to cool [...]

Upcoming Events in SFV – July 2019, Part 1

Here’s your guide to what’s happening in the San Fernando Valley during the next two weekends, July 12, 13, 14 and 19, 20, 21.  Fri July 12th LOS ANGELES: Late Night Fridays at the Tar Pits – La Brea Tar Pits and Museum - From 5 to 8 pm. Friday [...]

Where to watch fireworks in the San Fernando Valley on July 4

What would the 4th of July be without fireworks? Good thing we don't have to find out! While there are locations with admission fees, the ones below are FREE to attend. Please note that you may need to pay for parking, though. If you want to watch a bunch [...]

Free Things to Do in LA this Summer 2019

If you read my Upcoming Events posts, you know there are a lot of fun and FREE things to do in LA and the SFV. In case you want to make plans way ahead, here are some links you'll want to bookmark. The big cheat sheet of free & [...]

Upcoming Events in SFV – June 2019, Part 2

Here’s your guide to what’s happening in the San Fernando Valley during the next two weekends, June 14, 15, 16 and 21, 22, 23.  Don't forget: Juneteenth is June 15th, June 16th is Father's Day, and June is PRIDE month! Fri June 14th WOODLAND HILLS: FRI-YAY! Silent Disco - GLOW PARTY [...]

Last-minute Camping Ideas for Memorial Day Weekend

Whether you're looking for last-minute camping ideas for the long weekend or planning ahead for the summer, here are some suggestions for you to check out. If you're not up for camping but still want to spend some time in the great outdoors, hit the trails! There are many [...]

Summer camps in SFV

Summer camp time is just around the corner. Have you signed your kids up yet? If not, check out these options for kids of all ages. Aloha Beach Camp, West Hills - Specializes in beach and aquatic programs and activities. Flexible day-by-day format. Offers three age-appropriate camps (Keiki Camp [...]

Be Kind To Humankind: How To Celebrate A Week Of Kindness

We were all taught the golden rule as kids: treat others the way you want to be treated. When we were young this meant sharing our toys, not leaving anybody out and saying please and thank you. Be kind to others and they, in turn, will treat you with [...]

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