Looking for things to do with your children this weekend? Here’s our list of some of the best picks in the area.
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Listen to some great music, pan for gold or check out a modern version of Peter and the Wolf — pick and choose from this week’s array of events.
FAMILY BEST BETS OF THE WEEK
Where/When: Eagle Rock Farmers Market, Friday from 2:00pm to 9:00pm.
Why Go: The businesses of Eagle Rock band together for this fun outdoor festival, featuring food, music, great deals and the weekly Farmers Market. There’s something for everyone.
Where/When: Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, Friday at 9:00pm.
Why Go: This monthly arts event is designed for all ages, featuring music from Austin Peralta, Thundercat and Miguel Atwood-Ferguson.
Where/When: Vroman’s Bookstore, Saturday, 10:00am.
Why Go: Kuki’s Playshop presents imaginative, educational play through stories and puppet theater.
Where/When: Museum of the American West at Griffith Park, Saturday and Sunday from 11:00am to 3:00pm.
Why Go: Kids learn about the California gold rush and get to try their hand at panning for gold. Weather permitting.
Pricing: Free with museum admission.
Where/When: Alex Theatre, Sunday at 2:00pm.
Why Go: The LA Chamber Orchestra introduces their series of family concerts with this modern rendition of the classic musical favorite.
Pricing: $16, $10.