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Heartlake City at LEGOLAND

2015 brings new friends to LEGOLAND California Resort. The all-new LEGO Friends Heartlake City is now OPEN!


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Best Cities To Visit With Kids Less Than Five Years Old

Visiting a popular amusement park or attraction is something your child will never forget. Here are five of the best American cities to visit while traveling with kids under five, all guaranteed to provide memories that will last a lifetime.


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America’s 6 Best Water Parks

Plan a family getaway to the best water parks in the country. Here are 6 to check out.


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Best Family-Friendly New Year’s Celebrations in OC

Celebrate this year with family-friendly New Year’s Eve events.


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Make Some New Family Memories At Legoland

One of the brightest and most colorful spots in all of California, Legoland is a destination sure to delight the whole family. Find your own inner child, and help your kids learn all about the best toy and building block ever made, while enjoying a fabulous family theme park.


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SoCal’s Best Theme Park Hotels

Stay at these cool hotels and resorts near Southern California’s best theme parks and get ready for some family fun.

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Allergy-Free Dining At Southern California’s Theme Parks

But for those who suffer from food allergies, navigating quick-serve restaurants can be a challenge. Here are the best picks for dining with food allergies at the largest amusement parks in Southern California.

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Southern California’s Best New Year’s Eve Parties For Families

You like the nightlife, you like to boogie, you like to ring in the New Year with your family! Below is a list of the best family-friendly New Year’s Eve bashes in Southern California. Knotts […]

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New Hilton Open in Carlsbad

Long-hailed as the gateway to LEGOLAND, the beach town of Carlsbad is recognized as one of the best family destinations in Southern California. Now it has one of the best luxury accommodations as well, with […]

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Best Theme Park Day For Little Kids

When planning to take younger children to visit a theme park for the first time, finding a park with rides designed especially for their smaller bodies can make for an enjoyable experience for the whole family.

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Field Trip: Carlsbad

The seaside town of Carlsbad offers a nice balance of activities and relaxation for a perfect weekend getaway.

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Head South For Halloween Fun at LEGOLAND or SeaWorld

Thinking of getting out of LA for some Halloween fun? Head south to San Diego for family friendly events at Legoland in Carlsbad and then continue on to San Diego for Seaworld. LEGOLAND Brick or […]


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Guide To Family Friendly New Year’s Eve Events

Aside from snuggling up at home and watching the ball drop at 9pm, giving you an excuse to fall asleep before Pacific Time’s midnight, what’s a parent with young kids to do on New Year’s […]

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Theme Park Holiday Events

During this time of year, Southern California theme parks transform into magical places to celebrate the holiday season. With the variety of activities and events offered, it’s easy to find great ways to make memories and create holiday traditions with your family.

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The Best Theme Park in SoCal

Quick! Help! The Out-of-Towners descend on Monday, and I have to keep them occupied. What’s the best theme park in Southern California?