SoCal Families | 7 Things To Do This Week 9/19-9/23/2016


With a chance of rain Tuesday and Wednesday, make plans to stay indoors while having a blast. Then you can spend the rest of the week getting out . . . literally. Go outside. Breathe in some fresh air, and enjoy screen-free, quality time with those you love.



Shout out to September's 7 Things To Do This Week sponsor Carden Arbor View School in Upland. Carden Arbor View School provided outstanding curriculum to students for 35 years and counting. See why this independent school is highly recommended by parents and students. 





9/19, Indoor Playground – Play at LOL Kids Club in Ontario. Grab some socks, and head over to LOL Kids Club—a guaranteed way to drain your little ones of energy in a bright, colorful, active and interactive playground! This place is like a dream for kids, and LOL Cafe serves everything your little ones need to stay full and hydrated throughout the day.

Photo Credit: @LOLKIDSCLUB, Facebook


9/20, Movie Theater – Enjoy a movie at Ontario Mountain Village Stadium 14 in Ontario. Ticket prices range from $8.50 to $11.50, and see their website for various movie times. Give your recorded TV shows a break, and go check out a movie that is now playing at the theater! We recommended Pete's Dragon for anyone with kids, as well as lots of popcorn and candy!



9/21, Botanic Garden – Explore the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden In Claremont. The garden is openly daily from 8a.m. to 5p.m. Admission ranges from $4 to $8, and children under three and members are admitted free. As the largest botanic garden that is dedicated to native plants of California, this living museum is a beautiful outdoor place to adventure with the family. Find out more about our trip to the garden by clicking here


9/22, Market Night – Redlands Market Night in Downtown Redlands from 6p.m. to 9p.m. every Thursday except Holidays. For over 25 years, attendees of Redlands Market Night have shopped for fresh produce, food and merchandise from over 150 different vendors. This huge outdoor event is the perfect way to cool down from a warm day.

9/24, Mini Golf – Glo Mini Golf in Riverside is your one stop for lots of family fun. There's everything for everyone: mini golf, XBOX gaming room, an arcade, and their newest feature, virtual reality gaming system. What tops it off is that all of this takes place under outstanding neon painted artwork and black lights! The whole place is beaming is beautiful neon colors. Open from 10am-10pm and is $12 per person.


9/23, Historic Park – Visit California Citrus State Historic Park in Riverside from 8a.m. to 5p.m. Visitor center, museum & gift shop are open from 10a.m. to 4p.m. The citrus industry holds such an important role in California’s history, and this park pays tribute to exactly that. Enjoy the beautiful outdoors at the park, and then head inside the museum to learn even more about the history of Riverside.

9/23, Farmers Market – Kaiser Hospital Fontana Farmers Market at Fontana Medical Center from 10a.m. to 2p.m. It’s no surprise that this outdoor market is held in a hospital parking lot, as it promotes health and wellness. Don’t miss your chance to see the amazing Farmers Market at Kaiser Fontana, and be sure to check online for dates and times of the other local Kaiser markets near you!


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