Easter Hoppening Event Apr. 5
Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon filled with an egg hunt for children ages 1-10, bounce houses*, food trucks, crafts, photos with the Easter Bunny, carnival games and more!
Time and Place: 3-6pm / Malibu Bluffs Park
Formula Drift Apr. 5-6
The Grand Prix of Long Beach Street Course has been around since 1977. Highlighted by Formula 1, IndyCar, American Le Mans Series, The Pro/Celebrity race, and now Formula DRIFT.
Great Race of Agoura Hills Apr. 6
A celebration of running that features six races including two half marathons: the incredibly scenic Chesebro Half Marathon mostly trail race and the gorgeous Arrowhead Water Pacific Half Marathon road race.
Contact: 877-478-7223 x4 / http://greatrace.run
Sierra Pelona Wine Festival Apr. 6
There will also be gourmet food and specialty items sampling, handmade crafts from local artisans, live music, live auction and lots of fun for a great day.
Time and Place: 12-5pm / Reyes Winery, Santa Clarita
West Hollywood Kids Fair Apr. 6
The event with feature sheriff/fire department equipment and demonstrations, community services/school information, environmental education, health information, face painting, arts & crafts, games and more!
Time and Place: 10am-2pm / Plummer Park
5K D*ASH Walk Apr. 6
DASH is “Two-Lifestyles Inc.” Annual 5k (3.1 miles) Walk. Held during Sexual Assault Awareness Month. We invite you to join us for this fun family event where we will educate our community on Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence.
Time and Place: 8am-2pm / 1223 E. Avenue S, Palmdale
CVHF – Craft Beer, Wine & Food Fest Apr. 6
Endless tastes of great food, wine, and craft beers – along with entertainment and dancing, silent auction, and the fun wine toss game. Benefiting Citrus Valley Health Foundation.
Time and Place: 6-9pm / Pomona Fairplex
The Original Renaissance Pleasure Faire Apr. 6-May 19
Saturdays and Sundays only. Begun in 1963 in Agoura, near Malibu, to create “living history” for school children and their families, the Faire has grown into an annual interactive playground and gallery for over 200,000 participants and guests.
Time and Place: 10am-7pm / Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area
Contact: 626-969-4750 / www.renfair.com/socal
Egg-SIGHT-ment in the Wild Apr. 7
Look for eggs along the trails and solve a fun puzzle! Followed by arts & crafts and a healthy snack back at the Nature Center.
Time and Place: 10am-12pm / Stough Canyon Nature Center, Burbank
Contact: 818-238-5440 / www.burbankparks.com
Masters of Taste Apr. 7
Thousands of food and beverage enthusiasts for one afternoon full of the finest fares from over 45 Master Chefs.
Time and Place: 3pm / Rose Bowl Stadium
Beverly Hills Earth Day Apr. 7
There will be a wealth of information available regarding water conservation, drought tolerant planting, earthquake preparedness, smart bikes, alternative energy, recycle – old eyeglasses, printer cartridges, tablets and cellphones, and much more!
Time and Place: 9am-1pm / Beverly Hills Farmers’ Market, Third St.
Contact: 310-285-2461 / www.beverlyhills.org
Westlake Village Spring Fling in the Park Apr. 7
A petting zoo, face painting, balloon animals, egg hunts for kids under 10, food trucks and much more! Val Surf will be stationed at the skate park providing giveaways.
Time and Place: 2-5pm / Westlake Village Community Park
Belmont Shore’s “Roar in the Shore” Apr. 10
Leading the way for the Grand Prix weekend. The event will feature racecars and other exotic cars on display on Corona & Covina avenues & 2nd Street.
Time and Place: 5-8pm / Long Beach
Monsterpalooza Apr. 12-14
The show is for fans as well as industry professionals with more than 250 exhibitors, live makeup demonstrations, celebrity meet and greets, and a Monster Museum exhibition.
Time and Place: Fri 6-11pm, Sat-Sun 11am-6pm / Pasadena Convention Center
Calabasas Bunny Trail Junior Egg Hunt Apr. 13
For kids 8 and under. $3 per child. Must buy tickets in advance starting March 11 at De Anza Park. Your youngsters will slowly make their way around De Anza’s “bunny trail” while enjoying face painting and crafts, a petting zoo and the Easter Bunny!
Time and Place: 9am-12pm / Juan de Anza Park
Breakfast with the Bunny Apr. 13
There will be springtime crafts, egg hunts, games and activities, light breakfast refreshments, and photo ops with the bunny.
Time and Place: 10am-12pm / Reyes Adobe, Agoura Hills
Contact: 818-597-7361 / www.agourahillsrec.org
Spring Fest in the Park Apr. 13
Bring your family & friends for a fun day of outdoor games and prizes, carnival games, music, and more at West Hollywood Park. And an old-fashioned Egg Hunt!
Time and Place: 1-4pm / West Hollywood Park, Great Lawn
Bunka-Sai Japanese Cultural Festival Apr. 13
Performances, exhibits, demonstrations, and workshops including Bonsai, Ikebana, dolls, origami, Japanese dance and music, martial arts, flower arranging, calligraphy, a tea ceremony, and more!
Time and Place: 11am-5pm / Torrance Cultural Arts Center
Contact: 310-618-2930 / www.TorranceSisterCity.org
Glendale Spring Eggstravaganza Apr. 13
Egg hunt, carnival games, bounce house, get your favorite face painting, Glendale Rocks! climbing wall and pictures with the Easter Bunny!
Time and Place: 10am-1pm / Pacific Community Center & Park
Contact: 818-548-4098 / www.glendaleca.gov
Calabasas Earth Day & Green Expo Apr. 13
Over 50 exhibitors from all over LA and Ventura counties will be participating to help participants take actions that will save them money through efficiency while protecting
Time and Place: 2-5pm / Las Virgenes Creek
Conejo Valley Home Remodeling Show Apr. 13-14
Over 170 vendors will be on hand with information on everything from kitchen and bath remodeling to interior decorating to landscaping, pools and spas.
Time and Place: Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm / Hyatt Regency Westlake
Contact: 805-529-0760 / www.conejovalleyhomeshow.com
Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival Apr. 13-14
Be surrounded by life on the American Frontier as performers serenade, chuck wagons serve up BBQ treats, and vendors offer one-of-a-kind gear and goods celebrating the Western past with the flair of today.
Time and Place: Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 10am-6pm / William S. Hart Park
Contact: 661-250-3735 / www.cowboyfestival.org
Chumash Day Powwow and Intertribal Gathering Apr. 13-14
Celebrates Native Americans from all over the country, representing hundreds of tribes. Native American food, craft vendors, tribal ceremonies and dances.
Time and Place: 10am-6pm / Malibu Bluffs Park
Kidspace Egg Hunt Apr. 13 & 20
Hundreds of candy-filled eggs will be hidden throughout the Kidspace Gardens just waiting to be found!
Time and Place: 9:30am-4pm / Kidspace Museum, Pasadena
Contact: 626-449-9144 / www.kidspacemuseum.org
Alhambra Spring Eggstravaganza Apr. 20
This fun-filled family event will feature an egg hunt, carnival games, arts and crafts, photos with the bunny and more. Registration is required to participate in the egg hunt.
Time and Place: 8-11am / Almansor Park
Torrance Breakfast and a Visit with Bunny Apr. 20
Activities will include breakfast; cookie decorating; an egg hunt; a Buster Balloon show; music by DJ OZZIE; a special treat from Bunny and more! Breakfast served until 9:30am.
Place: Torrance Cultural Arts Center
Burbank Spring Egg-Stravaganza Apr. 20
Egg hunts, games & prizes, mascot meet & greet, inflatable bounce houses and pictures with the bunny.
Time and Place: 9am-12pm / McCambridge Park: 1515 N. Glenoaks Blvd.
Contact: 818-238-5353 / www.burbankca.gov/eggstrav
PAWSAPALOOZA Apr. 20
Dozens of exhibitors featuring pet-friendly products and services. A selection of food trucks will serve up a delectable variety of food choices, drinks, snacks and goodies. Other fun activities include a Canine Costume Contest and raffle.
Time and Place: 9am-3pm / West Hollywood Park
Sipurbia Wine & Beer Festival Apr. 27
Unlimited samples of over 20 beers and 25 wines. Throughout the day, there will also be DJs and several live bands. Enjoy nearly 50 exhibitors, food trucks, and lawn games.
Time and Place: 3-7pm / King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas
Wine Walk Apr. 27
Enjoy a selection of wine tastings at participating venues while exploring the Playhouse District. Cost $25.
Time and Place: 4-7pm / 39 S. El Molino Avenue, Pasadena
Contact: 626-744-0340 / www.playhousedistrict.org
Cancer Support Community “An Evening of Hope” Gala Apr. 27
Cocktail reception, 3-course dinner, live entertainment, dancing, silent, and an exciting live auction. The evening promises to honor those that have made a notable impact on the well-being of local cancer patients and their families.
Time and Place: 6-9pm / Four Seasons Hotel, Westlake Village
Contact: 805-379-4777 / www.cancersupportvvsb.org
Diamond Bar Earth Day & Arbor Day Apr. 27
Free Smart Gardening and Composting Workshop. Paper Shredding E-Waste and Textile Recycling. Garden Mulch. Children’s Fun Area. Green Exhibits.
Time and Place: 9am-2pm / 21865 Copley Drive
West Hollywood Arbor Day Celebration Apr. 27
Community members are invited to come plant trees.
Time and Place: 9-10am / Laurel Park
Contact: 323-848-3116 / www.weho.org
California Poppy Festival Apr. 27-28
Music, art, food and fun celebrating the state flower of CA and the appearance of poppies in the Antelope Valley!
Time and Place: 10am-6pm / Sgt Steve Owen Memorial Park
Contact: 661-723-6077 / www.poppyfestival.com
Santa Clarita Valley Championship Apr. 27-28
The entry fee includes two rounds of golf, a golf cart, green fees, snacks, water, tee prizes, and dinner at the Awards Banquet on Sunday following completion of the tournament.
Place: Sand Canyon Country Club
KHTS Home and Garden Show Apr. 27-28
Discover the latest in solar energy, pool & backyard design, kitchen remodeling & other home improvements. Find the beautiful handmade arts and crafts.
Time and Place: Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 10am-4pm / Santa Clarita Central Park
Bombshell Betty’s Car Show Apr. 28
Everything we do helps us to support our local veterans. Beer Garden, Pin-Up Pageant, and tons of hot cars and hot bikes.
Time and Place: 12-5pm / Pacific Auto Recycling Center, Lancaster
Contact: 661-992-6597 / www.bombshellbettyscalendars.com
Fiesta Broadway Apr. 28
Entering its 30th year, Fiesta Broadway is L.A.’s signature Cinco de Mayo event. Enjoy performances by well-known Latin American artists and authentic food from local-area vendors. Carnival-style games and rides fill out the fun!
Place: Downtown Los Angeles, Broadway
Contact: 310-914-0015 / www.allaccess-la.com/fiesta-broadway