It's summer, the kids are out of school, and perhaps you're looking for some fun things to do with the kids? Or maybe you're in a rut and looking for some new activities to do when you have your kids on the weekends? Great! Because we have 5 fun summer activities for you and your kids to enjoy in Orange County!
OC Parks present the summer concert series. This summer, there will be thirteen free concerts at Craig Regional Park, Mason Regional Park, Mile Square Regional Park, Irvine Regional Park and Bluff Park at Salt Creek Beach. Southern California artists will be performing live under the summer sky on Thursday evenings June through August. For more information, go to
Movies on the beach. Both Newport Dunes and Dana Point present free movies during the summer, so grab your kids a blanket and some snacks and have a fun family event under the stars! More info at
The Butterfly House. The Environmental Nature Center's Butterfly House is the only one of its kind in Orange County. Your kids will love this up close experience seeing numerous beautiful butterfly species that are native to Orange County. Find more info at:
Science Saturdays at ExplorOcean. Every Saturday ExplorOcean offers families hands-on experiences through Science Saturdays. Quick and engaging activities bring parents and children together as they make predictions, ask questions, problem-solve and think like scientists.For more information go to:
Summer Camps. Though technically not something you do with your kids, many single parents struggle with what to do with their kids during the week while they work. Summer camps are a great way to keep the kids entertained, and they can be educational, giving children new skills. This website has a very comprehensive list of academic camps, sports & adventure camps, and every kind of extracurricular activity camp that you can think of. Find more info at:
So get out there, have a great time, and make some fun summer memories with your kids! For more information on marriage, divorce, relationships and parenting, please like us on Facebook or follow us on