Featured SoCal Events and Services
“LACO @ THE MOVIES: AN EVENING OF DISNEY SILLY SYMPHONIES” BRINGS DAZZLING ACADEMY AWARD®-WINNING DISNEY ANIMATION TO THE BIG SCREEN WITH ORCHESTRAL SCORES PERFORMED LIVE BY LOS ANGELES CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, LED BY EMMY® AWARD-WINNING COMPOSER MARK WATTERS Dustin Hoffman Serves as Honorary Chair Saturday, June 4, 2016, 7 pm The Orpheum Theatre Downtown LA
Photos: LACO @ The Movies 2015 Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) showcases the interplay of music and film with “LACO @ the Movies: An Evening of Disney Silly Symphonies,” a program of dazzling and delightful Academy Award®-winning animation created by Walt Disney Studios between 1929 and 1939, with orchestral scores performed live by Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra led by six-time … [Read More...]
This Mother's Day do something different with Mom! How about cooking with a Wok? I love cooking veggies in a Wok but how about something even better for Mother's Day? I received the recipe for the New Pacific Chili Shrimp at Panda Express so I was quite excited about trying this recipe out for myself and even more excited about sharing it with you! The recipe is easy to follow and … [Read More...]
Flavor Quest promotion at Yogurtland is a must-visit for Mother’s Day! Yogurtland’s Fourth Annual Flavor Quest Brings The World’s Best Flavors to the Land of Frozen Yogurt
Looking for somewhere to take Mom this Mother's Day? Yogurtland is one of my top choices! Yogurtland's fourth annual Flavor Quest is still happening! Don't miss it! My favorite flavor so far is the Argentinian Dulce De Leche Cookie! It is still available at many locations today. Yogurtland’s big international flavor mixer, serving up sensational new flavors inspired by destinations from … [Read More...]
Circus Vargas presents iLUMINOUS, a new, high-energy extravaganza that illuminates the wonder and imagination of every child at heart. Arrive 45 minutes early for the interactive pre-show where kids can join the circus! Stay for a post-show meet and greet with the stars. Don’t miss the high-octane Yeromenko on the gymnastic bars, the brother-sister roller skating daredevils, and the Justin … [Read More...]
SoCal City Kids News
Otis Spunkmeyer is running a “Lifetime Supply of Free Cookies” contest– no purchase is necessary, to enter folks just have to like or follow Otis Spunkmeyer on any of its social channels (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram). You may remember Otis Spunkmeyer for its chocolate chip cookies and cupcakes sold at your school cafeteria or local baseball concession stand, but as of this week, … [Read More...]
Denny’s is offering guests a chance to experience an exciting behind-the-scenes tour at one of Southern California’s most beloved family attractions, the San Diego Zoo. Five (5) lucky winners and their families will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the Zoo’s most exotic animals. “We’re delighted to once again partner with the San Diego Zoo to bring families … [Read More...]
SALUTE TO 1980s MUSIC WITH TRIBUTES TO DAVID BOWIE AND PRINCE ADDED TO SLATE OF SIX SUMMER EVENINGS AT THE L.A. ZOO June, July, August and September 2016 Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens
A salute to 1980s music with tributes to David Bowie and Prince has been added to the Roaring Nights lineup in September by the Los Angeles Zoo during its slate of six unforgettable summer evenings, including the popular four-part "Roaring Nights" Summer Music Series and "Brew at the L.A. Zoo," both for adults only, and "Family Jam at the L.A. Zoo" for youngsters and families. Guests at all six … [Read More...]
SIX SUMMER EVENINGS AT THE L.A. ZOO: Bands, Brew and Families, Too! June, July and August 2016 Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens
Sizzling summer nights just got a lot cooler at the Los Angeles Zoo, which brings people together through music, food, craft beer and wildlife at five unforgettable evenings for adults and one for families, including the popular three-part "Roaring Nights" Summer Music Series, "Family Jam at the L.A. Zoo," and "Brew at the L.A. Zoo." Guests at all six evenings will experience after-hours … [Read More...]
The ultimate pre-party before the first 365 by Whole Foods Market store opens in Silver Lake on May 25! Enjoy snacks from food trucks – Coolhaus, Kogi, Yeastie Boys, Border Grill and Allegro Coffee – an acoustic set with Rocky Duwani, DJ Monalisa, face painting and henna hand painting, games like cornhole and skeeball, a kid’s area and fun giveaways. LA-based non-profit rescue Wags and Walks … [Read More...]
Looking for a great tent for the beach this Summer? BeachBuddy.co has an EasyUp beach Sun and Shade Umbrella that is really easy to use! It's a nice little tent..not too big but just perfect for a Mom and kids! I love that it is lightweight and easy to assemble and easy to take down. It also seems quite durable and comes complete with stakes and a carrying bag. I like that it is not too big to … [Read More...]
Looking for a healthier option this Summer than soda and many other flavored drinks? SweetLeaf and SweetLeaf Organics can replace table sugar for everyday sweetening needs with no bitterness or aftertaste. Keep SweetLeaf® Liquid Stevia Sweet Drops™ in the pantry to add award-winning sweetness and flavor to foods, beverages, and favorite recipes. I received samples and they were a hit in our … [Read More...]
Have you tried a2 Milk® yet? Now is your chance to try it for FREE! Also, you have an opportunity to enter a contest for a chance to win a trip to Australia!
“This post was sponsored by a2 Milk® as part of an Ambassador Program for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.” Have you tried a2 Milk® yet? What I like best about a2 Milk® is that it is pure farm fresh milk. My nephew, who is "self-diagnosed" with lactose intolerance issues has tried a2 Milk® by my suggestion and has been quite surprised that he … [Read More...]
Spring is the perfect time for outings at the beach and picnics! Here are our favorite products to take along on Spring time adventures! Bauli Mini Croissants are sure to turn your picnic Parisian with their delightful, light taste. These mini treats are made in a REAL oven with no preservatives and naturally leavened dough and are available in two delicious flavor fillings: chocolate … [Read More...]
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13th ANNUAL PACIFIC ISLANDER FESTIVAL at The Aquarium of the Pacific PACIFIC ISLANDER TICKET GIVEAWAY: Family 4-pack Giveaway Opportunity!
Experience dance, music, cuisine, and cultural artifacts of the Pacific Islands on Saturday and Sunday, June 4 and 5, at the Aquarium of the Pacific! Discover and explore the rich and diverse cultures of the Pacific Islands at the Aquarium’s 13th annual Pacific Islander Festival. The festival will include traditional craft demonstrations, educational programs, and an ocean of entertainment, … [Read More...]
One of my favorite things about waking up in the morning is my morning coffee! I just have to have one cup and I love flavored coffee! This Mother's Day Melitta coffee would make a great gift! They have such a great variety! My favorites are the Caramel Macchiato and the Parisian Vanilla from the Cafe De Europa collection. Both taste so good! Melitta also has a wide range of products such as … [Read More...]
It isn't Mother's Day without Hallmark! I was thrilled to be selected this year for a Love, Hallmark “Inspire & Connect” Mother’s Day opportunity! I received a package form Hallmark containing gifts from the heartfelt Ken Sheldon collection, all of which capture fleeting, yet meaningful moments that moms experience on their motherhood journey. I just love this collection! My favorite … [Read More...]
How to teach children to be global citizens! Tips from World Vision this Mother’s Day! Giveaway Opportunity!
This spring, I would like to talk about child sponsorship and ways parents can teach children to be global citizens. Following are some tips from World Vision for bringing this concept home: - Turn story time into a teachable moment: Learning about other countries and cultures can happen during daily activities. Choose children’s books that accurately portray other … [Read More...]