Who’s ready for Summer and all the fun in the sun SoCal has to offer? We have complied a short list of activities, not to be missed events, and local treasures that will keep you busy all summer long…enjoy!
Eat | See | Hear outdoor screenings rotate among iconic venues each Saturday night for a fun outdoor movie in the park. Each venue is a unique setting, dog friendly with the largest outdoor screen on the West coast. Pulp Fiction is showing May 27, at the Autry Museum in Griffith Park. www.eatseehear.com
Hungry? Visit Historical Grand Central Market, a downtown landmark since 1917, brings together the cuisines and cultures of LA. Good food, weekly events, and close to some of Los Angeles finest museums. www.grandcentralmarket.com
Take a short (298 feet) ride on LA’s most recognized treasure. The world-renowned, 116-year-old funicular takes passengers on a scenic ride between Hill and Olive Streets on Bunker Hill. It reopens after a three-year closure this Labor Day. https://angelsflight.org
Fun I the sun at Venice Beach… always known as the kooky epicenter of SoCal, you never know what or who you’ll see there. The boardwalk is the perfect place for people watching, skateboarders, and body builders. http://venicebeach.com
Discover fun hands-on science exhibits, live habitats and animals, and space shuttle Endeavour at the California Science Center. Explore the wonders of science through interactive exhibits, live demonstrations, innovative programs and awe-inspiring films. https://californiasciencecenter.org
Fun is a serious business… Kidspace Children’s Museum has more than 40 hands-on exhibits, plus its outdoor spaces, programs, and activities designed to encourage a child’s growth and development through exploration of the environment, investigation in science, and artistic expression. http://www.kidspacemuseum.org
Send Out a Bat Signal! Bronson Canyon is a short uphill jaunt in the sun that even the littlest legs can manage and ends at the Bat Caves, where they filmed the old 60’s TV show. Kids will love playing superhero in the shallow caves. Located at 3200 Canyon Dr. in Hollywood.
And, of course, summer would not be complete without several visits to Racer’s Edge Karting! Los Angeles’ most exciting indoor go karting facility. Located in Burbank, heart of the entertainment capital, Racer’s Edge features high performance electric go-karts, a challenging track with 9 turns, and a high-speed chicane!
Yup, this summer is going to be pretty awesome! Don’t forget our Taco Tuesday…’cause mom needs a break this summer too!
Racer’s Edge Karting is located at 960 Chestnut Street, Burbank, CA 91506.
Our hours are: Sunday – Thursday 11am – 10pm, Friday – Saturday 11am – midnight.