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10 Fun Things To Do TODAY in L.A. for December 30, 2017

December 30, 2017 by We Like L.A. Staff

You know what’s handy?

Waking up in the morning, firing up your phone/computer and being able to scan a super quick (but curated) rundown of the best of what lies ahead for the day at hand in the city you live in. So here it is!


Below is our quick link list of 10 fun things to do in Los Angeles for today, Saturday, December 30, 2017. May it lead you to adventure!

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Vista Hermosa Park

Posing for a pic at Vista Hermosa Park. Photo credit: Brian Champlin / We Like L.A.

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1. [9:30 a.m.] Tuesday through Saturday are Snow Days at Kidspace Children’s Museum in Pasadena. Bring the kidos and enjoy real snow, a winter art installation, cookie decorating, a world dance performance from the group Arte Flamenco and learn about the science of snow.

2. [10:30 a.m.Pasadena Architectural Legacy Tours is offering two walking excursions this Saturday one in the Pasadena Hillcrest Neighborhood Tour and the other in the Pasadena Playhouse District Tour.

3. [noon]  Winter Fest Returns to OC Fairgrounds (Dec. 21 to Jan. 7) will offer an all-new festival of lights, snow summit, winter bounce houses, outdoor ice skating, ice tubing, snowfall and the man of the season, Santa Claus. Check for discount tickets before making your purchase. DISCOUNTED (via Goldstar) 

4. [4 p.m.Insomniac returns to the NOS Event Center in San Bernardino December 30- 31 for its annual Countdown NYE music festival. Now in its fourth year, it has become the largest NYE gathering on the West Coast with over 40 dance-music artists performing, including deadmau5, Porter Robinson, Diplo and Flosstradamus.

5. [4:30 p.m.CHILL Adventure Park returns to the Queen Mary in Long Beach from December 13 through January 7. Come experience ice bumper cars, ice skating, an Alpine Zip Line and more chill themed activities. Check for discounted tickets before making your purchase. DISCOUNTED (via Goldstar)

6. [6 p.m.] One of L.A.’s most magical holiday traditions, LA Zoo Lights returns November 17 through January 7 with thousands upon thousands of LED lights glowing up the zoo. Check for discounted tickets before making your purchase. DISCOUNTED (via Goldstar)

7. [7:30 p.m.] This week Primus comes to The Wiltern for their The Ambushing The Storm Tour. They will play two shows: Friday and Saturday night at 7:30 p.m.

8. [8 p.m.Questlove & Saul Williams (A Restless Nite) at Echoplex.

9. [9 p.m.Dean Mora Orchestra New Year’s Eve ‘Eve’ Party at the Cicada Restaurant.

10. [various] Check out one of 15 Places in L.A. to Get an Amazing Holiday Cocktail (be sure to call ahead to ensure establishments are open on Christmas day!)

DEAL OF THE DAY: $39 tix for the Amazing Los Angeles Race II (via Goldstar)

Want more ideas for upcoming things to do in L.A.? Check out our Los Angeles events calendar.