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Easter Egg Hunts Through April
A list of egg hunts and spring activities in Los Angeles County!
Almond Blossom Festival Apr. 3-5
Almond Blossom Festival has arts and crafts, food vendors, carnival rides, live music, and a car show at George Lane Park in Quartz Hill. This event is FREE to attend.
Location: George Lane Park
More Info: http://www.destinationantelopevalley.com/pages/abf
Scandinavian Festival Apr. 4-5
The 45th Annual Scandinavian festival is to feature authentic food, music, singing, dancing, games, a Viking Encampment, Sami Village, and more!
Contact: Mindy Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org
More Information: https://scandinavianfest.org/
Ronald McDonald House Walk for Kids Apr. 7
Participate in the Walk for Kids event and support this worthy cause! The walk route is 5K (3.1 miles). Participants come together for a day of fun, food, entertainment, and giveaways. Sign up online. 100% of the funds raised stay at the Pasadena Ronald McDonald House to help local families.
More Information: http://www.walkforkids.org
Sustainable Wine & Dinner Series Apr. 16
Farm-to-table dinners, local wineries, and an exciting take on conservation and sustainability. Each evening focuses on a different topic and features conversations with a curator or keeper, up-close animal encounters, and wine introductions from winery representatives.
More Information: https://www.lazoo.org/sustainablewinedinners/
Classic Film Festival Apr. 16-19
You’re invited on a wondrous journey to enchanted worlds of fantasy and stories beyond belief. From myths and magical creatures to ghostly encounters and travels through time, you’ll escape with fellow movie lovers to places that will ignite your imagination.
More Information: http://filmfestival.tcm.com/
California Poppy Festival Apr. 18-19
Celebrate the state flower at California Poppy Festival, which has live music and dance on two stages, arts & crafts, food vendors, a farmer’s market, animal attractions, health exhibits, and a Sunday car show!
Location: Lancaster, California
More Information: http://www.poppyfestival.com/
Taste of South Pasadena April 21
Get a taste of 12 wineries (5 to 7:30 p.m. at Canoe House) and 28 restaurants (6 to 9 p.m. at Fair Oaks Avenue & Mission Street) during the Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena.
More Information: https://www.tasteofsouthpasadena.com/
Earth Day Apr. 22
LA’s largest Earth Day event features performances, composting, tours of Grand Park’s sustainable landscaping and plant giveaways as well as electric vehicle demonstrations and other exhibits sharing the latest in green technology, which are all free to the public.
Location: Grand Park
More Info: https://www.fusicology.com/220798-earth-day-l-a-3/
The Taste of the Valley Apr. 23
Over 1,000 connoisseurs from all over San Fernando Valley will gather to experience the ultimate in dining indulgence from local restaurants, wineries, and microbreweries. Net proceeds will benefit the Valley Cultural Foundation.
Location: Westfield Topanga
More Info: http://www.valleycultural.org/taste-of-the-valley/
Eclectic Music Festival and Art Walk Apr. 25
The family-friendly Eclectic Music Festival and Art Walk features 60 acts on 16 stages, outdoor art installations, food trucks, and a beer and wine garden in downtown South Pasadena. Free to attend.
Location: Pasadena, California
More Information: http://theeclectic.rocks/
Cherry Blossom Festival Apr. 25-26
Take the time to see, hear, and taste a bit of the Japanese and Japanese American culture through a first-hand experience of watching traditional Japanese dancing, hearing the resounding beats of the taiko drums, observing the mastery and various skills of martial arts, participating in the ancient art of the tea ceremony, or buying hand-made crafts or food with an Asian flair.
Location: Monterey Park, California
More Information: http://www.montereypark.ca.gov/
Jackalope Pasadena Apr. 25-26
A weekend shopping destination featuring over 200 local, curated and hand-selected artisans, crafters, and DIY enthusiasts. Shoppers can expect to find trendy clothing, jewelry, ceramics, paper goods, home decor, photography pieces, and much more.
Location: Central Park, Old Pasadena
More Information: https://www.jackalopeartfair.com/visitpasadena
Taste of the Eastside Apr. 26
Taste of the Eastside is a food and drink festival featuring two dozen Eastside restaurants with live a DJ.
Location: Los Angeles River Center and Gardens
More Information: http://tasteoftheeastside.com/