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Guide To LA’s Biggest 4th Of July Celebrations

In the area where most of the Hollywood studio workers actually live, there are the most exciting Independence Day celebrations that draw huge crowds. These are the celebrations where you are most likely to see the pyrotechnics to awe and amaze the masses.

06/26/2015

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Best Carousels & Merry Go Rounds For Kids in L.A.

Extremely popular in years past, Carousels or “Merry Go Rounds” were often a young child’s first amusement park ride.

06/25/2015

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Best Late Night Activities For Southern California Families

Luckily for LA and Orange County residents, there are a ton of options for those looking for fun activities that stay open late.

CBS Los Angeles–06/25/2015

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July 4th Party Games For Adults And Kids

Get a little creative this Fourth of July. Here are five fun party games to entertain all the guests at your upcoming holiday barbecue.

06/24/2015

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Family Guide To Los Angeles’ Aquariums

For families that are interested in oceanic life, here are some stimulating activities in greater L.A. that promise to make some encouraging waves during summer of 2015.

06/19/2015

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Best Hidden Gems For Kids in the Inland Empire

The Inland Empire covers a vast area of Southern California and there are tons of hidden gems for kids throughout the area.

CBS Los Angeles–06/15/2015

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Best Go Kart Tracks In Los Angeles

The streets are packed with cars bumper-to-bumper going down the elaborate matrix of freeways in Los Angeles. These go kart tracks have a little less traffic, but driving is much faster and it’s all for fun.

06/12/2015

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3 Science Experiments To Try Outdoors With Kids This Summer

The weather is warmer and that means kids are gearing up to get outside and release some pent-up winter energy. These three outdoor science experiments offer curious young scientists a messy, fun learning experience.

06/11/2015

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Create A Drive-In Movie Theater Experience At Home

Drive-in movie theaters may be a thing of the past, but if you’re feeling nostalgic, you can create a drive-in experience in your own back yard. With a few supplies and some creativity, the sky’s the limit for your backyard theater.

06/10/2015

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5 Ways To Get Outdoors With Dad On Father’s Day

There’s something for everyone in the great outdoors, whether your preferred landscape is rural, urban or the highway to somewhere else.

06/10/2015

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Best Skate Parks In Los Angeles

Some people use their skateboards to get from one Los Angeles destination to another in lieu of driving their car or taking the bus. Others simply prefer to skate simply for the sake of skating in a location reserved for such fun. No problem. The City of Angels has plenty of fine skate parks to offer. The following are five of the best that Los Angeles has to offer.

06/05/2015

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5 Gifts For Dad That Will Make Him Feel Like A Kid Again

This Father’s Day, skip the neckties and coffee mugs and give dad something he can really use: A reminder of his youth.

06/04/2015

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Best Activities To Celebrate Father’s Day In Los Angeles

Following are five fine ideas for spending Father’s Day 2014 as a family living and luxuriating in the Southland.

06/04/2015

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Best Pet Rescue Shelters In Los Angeles

Here are five of the best pet rescue shelters in Los Angeles from which to save a furry life.

06/02/2015

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Best Products For Protecting Kids Against Summer Sun

Keep away sunburn and have some fun in the sun this Summer with these kid-friendly products.

06/01/2015