We got the List up for Fun and Free Things to Do this Summer. Free in-store events and summer concert series to discounted theme parks tickets and summer activities. Hope you can find one that suits you. Head outdoors and get tons of Vitamin D, just don’t forget your sunblock.
I’ll add more fun things to do if something new comes up so do visit again. Let us know if you guys have anything to add. Leave your comment for others to see. Let’s all have fun this summer. If you have a favorite on the list, let us know.
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FUN AND FREE THINGS TO DO THIS SUMMER:
- Attend the Disney Store’s Pirates if the Caribbean in-store event. FREE.
- Join in on Junior Chef Classes that includes tastings. FREE.
- LEGO Star Wars Mini Build at LEGO stores. FREE.
- Weekly Storytime at Pottery Barn Kids every Tuesday at 11AM. FREE.
- Crafts for Kids every Saturday at Lakeshore Learning. 3 and up. FREE.
- Free Craft and theme at American Girl Store, including: Girl of the Year, Contemporary Characters, BeForever, and more. Check your store location for event, 1st Wednesday of each month. FREE.
- Earn a FREE Book at Barnes and Noble Summer Reading for Kids.
Free Things to do this Summer
- Skate for Free at your nearby skating rink. Check locations here. Various Cities. FREE.
- Kids get to Bowl for Free this Summer. FREE.
- Visit a Splash Pad near you. FREE.
$1 Summer Movies 2017:
- $1 Movie for 9 weeks. 2 Movies a week at the Regal Summer $1 Movies. Various cities.
- $5 for 10 Movies or $1 Summer Movies at Cinemark. Various Cities.
Summer Concert Series:
- Take in the ocean breeze with the Summer of Music Free Concerts on the Pier. Redondo Beach. FREE.
- Twilight Concerts every Summer. Santa Monica. FREE on Thursday Nights.
- Free Summer Concerts at Burton Chase Park . Marina Del Rey. FREE.
- Off the 405: Enjoy the annual summer concert series at The Getty Center. FREE.
- Concerts in the Park. Manhattan Beach. FREE.
Shows and Concerts:
- Sesame Street Live. Anaheim. $15 Discount Ticket.
- Marvel Universe LIVE. Anaheim & Ontario. Check for dates and tickets.
- Paw Patrol Live. Various cities. Check for dates and tickets.
- Shopkins LIVE. After Summer. Check for dates and tickets.
- Circus Vargas. Various Locations. $10 Discount Tickets.
- Lady Antebellum at the Hollywood Bowl. $35 Discount Tickets.
- Attend a Dinner Show at Medieval Times. Buena Park. $31 – $41 Discount Ticket.
- OC Funkfest. Orange County. $35 Discount Ticket.
- KIDZ BOP Best Time Ever Tour. Anaheim. $20 Discount Tickets.
- Live band, an outdoor movie and food trucks all in one night. Check “Eat, See, Hear” or Street Food Cinema. COMP – $7.
- Movies on the Lawn at OC Great Park. Irvine. FREE.
- Outdoor Movies at the Skirball. Los Angeles. COMP tickets.
- Beachfront Cinema. Huntington Beach. $7.99 Discount Tickets.
- Visit Knott’s Berry Farm this Summer. $37 Discount Tickets.
- Visit Legoland California. Carlsbad. $79 Discount Tickets.
- Water Park: $26.50 at Wet n’ Wild Palm Springs
- Water Park: $32 at Soak City in Buena Park
- Water Park: $27.99 in Raging Waters San Dimas.
- Go on a 2 Day Tour of 30+ Popular Los Angeles Attractions for only $94.50, includes theme parks and more with the GO Los Angeles card.
- $10.95 Unlimited Ride at Pacific Park. Santa Monica. $10.95 Discount Tickets.
Fairs & Food Festivals:
- OC Fair. Orange County. Get an OC Fair Super Pass.
- Attend the Taco and Beer Festival, need we say more. Long Beach. $22.50 discount tickets
- Enjoy Kid friendly activities and rides at the Oxnard Salsa Festival. FREE entry.
- SoCal BBQ Bash & Expo. Pomona. $10 Discount Ticket.
- Malibu Food and Wine Festival. Calabasas. $79 discount Ticket.
- Latin Food Fest. San Diego. $39 Discount Ticket.
- OC Big Summer Beerfest. Orange County. $20 Discount Ticket.
- Newport Beach Beerfest. $35 Discount Ticket.
- Huntington Beach Beerfest. $20 Discount Ticket.
- South Bay Beer and Wine Festival. Rolling Hills Estates. $65 Discount Ticket.
- San Diego OysterFest. $25 Discount Ticket.
- San Diego International Beer Festival. $36 Discount Ticket.
Zoo, Museums and Aquariums:
- Visit one or visit all of the museums during Free Museums Days. Various cities. FREE.
- Touch bamboo sharks and see large sharks such as sandtigers as well as rays during Shark Lagoon Nights. Long Beach. FREE on Fridays 6-9PM. Or visit after 3PM with $9 discount tickets.
- Dance, sing, and jam along at the Skirball’s celebration of Make Music Day. Los Angeles. FREE.
- Zimmer Children’s Museum. Los Angeles. $15 for 4 ticket deal.
- 25% off admission to San Diego Zoo. $39 Discount Ticket.
- Whale Watching & Dolphin Cruise. Newport Beach. $11 Discount Ticket.
- Princess Diana Exhibit. Long Beach. $16 Discount Ticket.
FREE Year Round:
- Visit our favorite park overlooking the South Bay and the coast at the Rocketship Park. (new play structures installed) Torrance. FREE.
- Go to the Beach. Always FREE.
- Stream 1000’s of movies and TV shows with an Amazon Prime 30-Day Free Trial. FREE.
Don’t forget to make our refreshing Milo Dinosaur drink.