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We had a giveaway for a family 4-pack and this is what our winner had to say about the performance: Karla Earley said "We had a great time. It was fun that they added a story line. I think it made their time go but a little quicker. It was also neat that it was performed on Ice". Don't miss this fun show! There are still upcoming performances! Tickets … [Read More...]
Nintendo-Inspired Flavors and Beloved Characters Spread Delicious Fun Across U.S. at Local Yogurtland Locations!
After delighting fans for years with colorful visuals, memorable music themes and the familiar feel of iconic controllers, Nintendo is tackling a new sense: taste! Nintendo is partnering with popular frozen yogurt chain Yogurtland this summer to take families on a flavor-filled adventure that is sure to surprise and delight more than just their taste buds. When stepping into select Yogurtland … [Read More...]
Go Little Tokyo for a weekend of delicious food and drinks harvested from the streets of Little Tokyo! Delicious Little Tokyo invites all foodies to experience the diverse cuisines from the restaurants of Downtown Los Angeles’ Little Tokyo. The event will kick off on Friday, July 29 with the Little Tokyo Service Center’s 10th Annual Sake & Food Tasting Event, Starry Night in Little Tokyo, … [Read More...]
Surf Rodeo, Ventura’s annual and classic summer experience, is the only event to bring quirky cowboys and fun-loving surfers together at one place for an unforgettable weekend. Surf Rodeo, a surf contest-meets-music festival, will take place on July 16 and 17 at Ventura’s Pierpont Beach. In the spirit of genuine fun and excitement, Surf Rodeo is featuring over 25 energizing bands, dozens of … [Read More...]
SoCal City Kids News
Beginning July 26 – ‘Sessions at the Circle’ Live Jazz at The Shops at Columbus Circle This Summer Free Concert Series Curated by Jazz at Lincoln Center Takes Center Stage Beginning July 26
Jazz at Lincoln Center is curating free “Sessions at the Circle” this summer at The Shops at Columbus Circle on Tuesday evenings from6 p.m. to 8 p.m. beginning Tuesday, July 26 through August 30. In addition, various retailers from The Shops will style the musicians and also provide special offers for shoppers. WHO: July 26, 2016 – Camille Thurman with the Darrell Green Trio (Styled by J. … [Read More...]
Throughout the month of July and August, Redbox has teamed up with 7-11. With the purchase of a Big Gulp, you will score a free movie rental! Simple as that- quench your thirst and watch a flick for free. And in August, you can reserve rentals to automatically be entered to win a $500 Visa gift card…every day of the month! Someone will win each day! Now, how cool is that? Go … [Read More...]
Global Genes Announces RARE Champion of Hope Award Recipients to be Honored at the 5th Annual Tribute to Champions of Hope, Presented by PRA Health Sciences Philip Reilly To Receive Henri Termeer Lifetime Achievement Award September 22-24 in Huntington Beach, CA
Global Genes is pleased to announce the 2016 award recipients who will be honored at the 5th Annual Tribute to Champions of Hope (Tribute) presented by PRA Health Sciences and during a special ceremony following the RARE Patient Advocacy Summit (Summit). These highly anticipated events will take place September 22-24, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa in Huntington Beach, … [Read More...]
Esri honors Aquarium of the Pacific with award for GIS map telling story of endangered steelhead fish
The nonprofit Aquarium of the Pacific was recently honored with an award at the 2016 Esri International User Conference in San Diego, California, for its steelhead story map. The award Esri presented to the Aquarium was in the category of best use in science, technology, and education in a story map and was part of the 2016 Esri Storytelling with Maps contest. “The Aquarium’s winning story map was … [Read More...]
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Holds #RipleysGo Contest for Pokémon GO Players Whoever catches the rarest Pokémon character at any U.S., Canada, UK, or Australia Ripley's location wins $5000!
Yes, I am posting this! I have to admit since my son has been a fan of Pokemon for many years now, I have played this app in the last few days! Heads up players: catch a rare Pokémon character at a Ripley's attraction and you could win $5000! Today Ripley's launched its #RipleysGo contest to see who can find the rarest Pokémon lurking at its Odditoriums, Aquariums, and other attractions in the … [Read More...]
“This post was sponsored by a2 Milk® as part of an Ambassador Program for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.” Yes, Summer is here but the school year will be here before we know it! There are so many Milk choices today! But, can you guess which one is my favorite? a2 Milk® is a hit with my family for this upcoming school year! There are so many … [Read More...]
Looking for the perfect portable bluetooth speaker to serve as the soundtrack to your summer? The DreamWave Bubble Pod is the ultra-light, compact, portable Bluetooth speaker children dream about. This 5W, best-in-class performance speaker features the following: Can play up to 12 hours on a single charge Has child and outdoor IPX5 protection against water, dust, and sand Its … [Read More...]
Heading to the Beach or the Pool with the Kids this Summer? These products are a must-buy! *NEW* Australian Gold SPF 50 Kids Lotion, $8.99, National Drug Retailers. Specially formulated with sensitive skin in mind to neutralize pH while remaining Paraben Free, Mineral Oil Free and Amine Free. The antioxidant enriched formula is designed to provide total sun protection while … [Read More...]
This is a must-have for the medicine cabinet! RectiCare® Complete Hemorrhoid Care System! GIVE YOURSELF A PUSH FOR YOUR “TUSH!” Introducing NEW! RectiCare Complete… A new mom can tell you that childbirth, although painful, results in a bundle of joy greater than ever imagined, and if she is lucky a “push present” from her special someone (cue that little blue box, mani/pedi combo or … [Read More...]
More Featured Products...
- Items from Bumkins are a Must this Summer! Bumkins is an eco-friendly baby and child product company to check out for Summer and Fall!
- Pink Sea Salt Mill from Trudeau is a Must-Buy for Summer Entertaining!
- Be The Maddest Scientist Around! Fun Solo Or family Game by Blue Orange Games is a Hit!
- Cute Puppy Dog Hooded Bath Towel is a Must-Buy! Great for Toddlers and Young Children!
- Kids going to summer camp and playing sports?
Last year, Ashton Kutcher championed a cause for changing tables to be made available in men’s public restrooms in Target, Costco and other retailer and restaurants. See here for more info. Thousands of people empathized with his cause and jumped on the bandwagon to support his effort. As with any news story, it came and went, but we think it is still an important cause … [Read More...]
Summer is here and Soak City is one of our favorite places! My son and I love it there and can't wait to go next week. I am looking forward to Sunset River and I know my son really likes the 750,000-gallon Tidal Wave Bay! What I really like is that this ia great place for the whole family! Would you like to go? We have teamed up for a giveaway! We have a Family 4-Pack of tickets to give a way … [Read More...]
WIN! Autographed Copies of “The Deep” Graphic Novels by Best Selling Author Tom Taylor – for kids 6+
Are you looking for something new and fun to watch as a family? Check out The Deep, now available to stream on Netflix, based on the Aurealis Award-winning graphic novels from #1 New York Times bestselling comic book author Tom Taylor! The Deep is a visually stunning underwater adventure series for kids ages 6 – 12 and their families! "The Deep" exists, first-and-foremost, because … [Read More...]
Love,Hallmark Father’s Day Giveaway! Win a Prize Package from the Ken Sheldon and Life is Good collections!
It takes someone special to be a Dad and Dads deserve something special on Father's Day! Hallmark has a variety of special gift ideas and I love the package I received to review which includes items from the Ken Sheldon and Life is Good collections. I love that there is something perfect for a New Dad and even something for a Pet Dad! I have to say that because I do know a Man who has a dog … [Read More...]