Things to do with kids this weekend

Maruska —  September 30, 2016


Are you have something planned for this weekend? Check out this amazing list of fun things to do with the kiddos this weekend–>

Most pumpkin patches are opening this weekend, so it might be a great time to check one out. Don’t forget that Tanaka Farm is offering free wagon rides this weekend only if you visit their pumpkin patch.

You can also enjoy Halloween crafts at the Newport Beach Central Library or build a wooden fire truck at your local home depot.

The Tustin Tiller Days event is also going on this weekend with carnival games, great performances, arts and crafts and a parade with floats, bands, tractors, horses and more. The Irvine Police Department will have their open house on Saturday and Bowers Museum will have their monthly family festival with free face painting, crafts, food sampling and a juggling show.

You can also go to the Founder’s Day Fair in Aliso Viejo and enjoy a petting zoo, carousel, and inflatables ,or the Acorn Day event at the O’Neil Regional Park where you can also enjoy face painting, crafts, games tree, planting and more.

These are just some suggestions but you can find many more if you click on the link above. Have a great weekend.

Tanaka Farms Pumpkin Patch

Maruska —  September 28, 2016
Tanaka Farm Pumpkin Patch

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The Tanaka Farm pumpkin patch is opening this coming weekend (October 1st-2nd 2016) and to celebrate they will be giving everyone free wagon rides (normally $5)! Besides getting the perfect pumpkin, you can also stop by their petting zoo, run through the corn maze, take beautiful family pictures or pick your own vegetables. On weekends they also have a new snack shack with BBQ items, arts and crafts, a pumpkin cannon and lots of games and activities.

For details, click here. 

Storymakery – Toddler Tuesday

Maruska —  September 27, 2016

storymakery-story-timeBring your imagination and dancing shoes every Tuesday to Storymakery. Your child will get to listen to fun stories being read to them and shake their wiggles out with correlating songs. Get your wheels turning and if you are feeling inspired you can stay after and create a book of your own!


Every Tuesday, 10:30am-11am


850 spectrum Center Drive
Irvine, CA 92618


$5 per family.


Reservation required. Click here to reserve your spot.

Melanie Beckman
Blog Contributor

About the Author:
Melanie is a stay at home mom of an almost four year old adorable but sassy little girl and a handsome six month old boy. She and her husband have lived in Southern Orange County for four years and love exploring all the area has to offer.