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Saddleback Church
#1 of 7 things to do in Lake Forest
Messages are easy to understand and many opportunities to those looking to be part of a church family and even find the right ministry to serve in the community or overseas.A loving church!
... in frustration and to those who are lost in plenty asking "Is that all there is?" Full confession: My life and the lives of my wife and children have been wonderfully, positively transformed and improved here.
Heritage Hill Historic Park
#2 of 7 things to do in Lake Forest
I recommend checking out the park for a quick fun history lesson for the kids.
This place is a great place to take the family.
Heisler Park Laguna Beach 7.2 mi away
#1 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
It has the grass setting above the beach where families, friends, loved ones can have it be a picnic, get together, party, or a space to just take in nature... Or, a short walk distance away, you can walk down a p...
Perfect for a nice picnic with kids or friends, it gets a little crowded but theres enough space for everyone.
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Balboa Island Ferry Newport Beach 10.6 mi away
#1 of 43 things to do in Newport Beach
Located on Balboa Island, it takes you across the water to the Balboa Fun Zone, where there is tons of entertainment for children and great restaurants!
Our family love Balboa Island and if you have younger children, they will love the Balboa Island Ferry!
Pacific Marine Mammal Center Laguna Beach 4.6 mi away
#5 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
They had a full bus full of school kids touring, and it is great that they provide excellent training and education too!
What a wonderful quick stop for a family of young and older children alike!
Newport Beach Newport Beach 9.0 mi away
#2 of 43 things to do in Newport Beach
I had a blast this beach it is so beautiful the weather was awesome and the ocean was amazing grat place to bring family and friends BBQ or just surfing or swimming
... is actually super shallow and you can go out really far without getting deep - I think great for kids, or for those that dont want to swim but do want to refresh in the water Bonus: a hug pod of dolphins swimm...
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Crescent Bay Point Park Laguna Beach 7.4 mi away
#2 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
The beach is paired with a gorgeous rugged tide pool area where little kids can literally swim in tide pools that host an array of sea creatures.
always gorgeous crescent bay is so fun to take the entire family.
Balboa Island Newport Beach 10.0 mi away
#5 of 43 things to do in Newport Beach
"Bay Island Fun Zone - Balboa Island - Fun Family Outing"
From the ferry to the quaint neighborhoods and "Main Street" this sweet island is worthy of a visit by your family and friends!
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Crystal Cove State Park Laguna Beach 7.5 mi away
#4 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
You can reach the hikes best from the southern parking lot, and there is a great variety -- short nature walks that are accessible and family-friendly, short jaunts on fairly flat ground, strenuous day hikes that...
Stayed into the evening and rented a portable gas firepit and watched the sunset and enjoyed a great evening toasting s’mores and celebrating a family birthday.
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Irvine Spectrum Center Irvine 2.2 mi away
#1 of 34 things to do in Irvine
Upscale shops, restaurants for any budget, movie theater with IMAX and visual interest everywhere you look with fountains, ferris wheel, merry-go-round and other delights for children and all who are young at heart.
With the Moorish style outdoor mall that has a good variety of stores and restaurants located in the heart of Irvine, this is a wonderful place for families to visit and enjoy during the day and evening.
Laguna Beach Trolley Laguna Beach 8.9 mi away
#6 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
Our kids ride them to friends houses since parking is a real challenge in town during the busy tourist summer months.
A fun family time!
Corona Del Mar State Beach Corona del Mar 9.4 mi away
#2 of 11 things to do in Corona del Mar
This beach has pretty much everything for a great family getaway - soft sand, fairly nice waves, great views, laid back atmosphere, and well maintained bathroom facilities.
This is a great family beach since the parking is easy, the waves are mild, and the kids would love the hike over to Pirates Cove on the North end.
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Salt Creek Beach Dana Point 10.2 mi away
#1 of 29 things to do in Dana Point
... towards the volleyball nets, BBQ grills and covered tables and benches, or continue walking down to the huge sandy beach favored by many surfers, and where friendly lifeguards keep you and your family safe.
Had the best time playing with the kids in the waves!!! Beautiful beach!
Mission San Juan Capistrano San Juan Capistrano 9.2 mi away
#1 of 24 things to do in San Juan Capistrano
Easy self guided or full guided tours, activities for kids and great little town with lots of restaurants around to catch a meal before hopping back in the car.
Cool activities for young kids, learn tons of history of the mission, natives, settlers and how people are doing their part to preserve and restore the original mission.
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Aliso Beach Park Laguna Beach 8.4 mi away
#8 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
This place is a perfect little beach for families with small children.
This beach is a great place for everyone and especially families.
Laguna Niguel Regional Park Laguna Niguel 5.3 mi away
#1 of 13 things to do in Laguna Niguel
You can fish, walk, run or bike around a 5K trail, bring the kids to the play areas, play sand volleyball, BBQ at any of the many covered picnic/BBQ sites, play tennis or pickelball or hike the numerous trails.
Great for sport activities Walking, tennis, pickleball, biking, running, hiking, fishing, and family gatherings
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Fashion Island Newport Beach 9.1 mi away
#6 of 43 things to do in Newport Beach
A large koi-pond with stepping stones offers a delightful place to bring your kids or take a break while watching the beautiful fish glide by.
(The best people to watch are the children enjoying the fountains and coie pond, and the adults who have brought their dogs with them to be admired (the dogs, that is!).
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Main Beach Laguna Beach 7.1 mi away
#9 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
Clean sandy beach, easy access, volleyball, play area for children, showers and bathrooms, plus plenty of benches along a wide boardwalk.
Definitely a crowded beach, but has a grassy area, lots of opportunities for game playing (basketball and volleyball), and a play area for young kids that is great!
Inspiration Point Newport Beach 9.5 mi away
#8 of 43 things to do in Newport Beach
Pay to park on the beach, free parking above, great views, awesome beach, family beach, not a party beach.
Shell Beach Tide Pools La Jolla, CA 9.3 mi away
#15 of 53 things to do in La Jolla
At low tide this a great place to take a stroll, explore the tide pools with or without children or just relax and watch the ocean.
Great for kids and grownups alike.
Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve Newport Beach 9.9 mi away
#11 of 43 things to do in Newport Beach
It's easy and super fun for kids as well.
Families, joggers and bikers all enjoy this beautiful area.
ZOOMARS Petting Zoo San Juan Capistrano 9.3 mi away
#2 of 24 things to do in San Juan Capistrano
Old San Juan Capistrano is such a beautiful quiet place and the weather seems almost perfect for a family outing we use to take the kids to the petting zoo and did we have fun kids went crazy feeding the animals .
Besides the animals, they have a little train ride, you can pan for gold, there is a corn crib kids can play in, a pony ride, a play area with slides, a picnic area and a little gift shop.
Pretend City Children's Museum Irvine 1.6 mi away
#3 of 34 things to do in Irvine
Such a wonderful layout of a miniature kid-sized city, including a beach (with sailing boats and fishing).... all pretend, of course... but so real to our grandkids.
I think a 3+ year old would really love this place but I think that if you want to get the kiddo out of the house and he/sh can crawl, it's stimulating and child friendly.
Little Corona Beach Corona del Mar 9.2 mi away
#3 of 11 things to do in Corona del Mar
Yes, it's a pain to park for, the walk is difficult (to and especially from), but sitting on this beach watching your kids frolic in the waves is heavenly.
This is a great place for kids to gently explore tide pools and picnic.
The Shops At Mission Viejo Mission Viejo 5.5 mi away
#2 of 20 things to do in Mission Viejo
The stores also range from baby, kid, teen, adult clothes, hobby, and many interests.
There are also several "play" areas for children along with pleasant nursing areas for moms in both the mall and in nordstrums.
Treasure Island Beach Laguna Beach 8.2 mi away
#12 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
I went before sunset and there were lots of couples and families, but still plenty of spots to soak in the views!
There were families and individuals picnicking, relaxing, etc.
Victoria Beach Laguna Beach 7.8 mi away
#11 of 59 things to do in Laguna Beach
Awesome place to explore and take family photos
Best to drop off family and friends right at this beach before looking for parking and take a picture of where you parked.
Sherman Library & Gardens Corona del Mar 9.2 mi away
#1 of 11 things to do in Corona del Mar
Gorgeous flowers and great meeting spot for family and friends!
A highlight for children might be the Sensory Garden, where you're encouraged to feel and smell the plants.
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William R. Mason Regional Park Irvine 7.1 mi away
#8 of 34 things to do in Irvine
It’s absolutely beautiful, very large open spaces of grass, fun playgrounds for the kids to play and pretty ponds filled with ducks that you can go feed for fun.
Great park for young kids.. good spot for daily walk .
Tanaka Farms LLC Irvine 5.4 mi away
#6 of 34 things to do in Irvine
Wonderful way to introduce kids to where food really comes from and good reminder of the importance of organic farming that treats the land with the care it deserves.
... and melon wagon tours are educational and great for young children (as a preschool teacher of 15 years I can attest to the real-life experience your little ones will gain), but tours can get pricy for families.