Welcome to this week’s Grab & Go Kids Planner, a helpful guide that we hope makes planning activities for your kids a little smoother.
Whether you have tots or teens, we bring you a wide array of family-friendly activities either in town or a short driving distance away. If you feel we missed something, please feel free to chime in—the comment box is waiting!
Where/When: , 31776 El Camino Real; 7:15 p.m. Thursday
Why go: Be entertained by the Camino Real Playhouse’s annual while supporting the rescue of stray and abandoned animals.
Where/When: , 33401 Ortega Hwy.; 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.
Why go: Because you’ve always wondered what the hot springs looked like up close; you’re even more curious after on the springs.
Where/When: , 26801 Ortega Hwy.; 9:30 a.m. Saturday
Why go: One of the city's biggest annual celebrations includes live folkloric dance performances, mariachis, the official bell-ringing ceremony and a historic fashion show.
Pricing: $9 for adults, $5 for children 4 to 11, free for children 3 and under
Where/When: , 25601 Camino del Avion; 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Why go: Mission Hospital needs to gather input from the community to help determine what kinds of programs to offer to children.