Welcome to The Family Savvy

The Family Savvy is a vital activity guide for smart Angelenos (with or without kids) seeking to take advantage of all our city has to offer.

Six Picks of the Week


  • Try This!

    Soundless theater might sound a bit odd, but Swiss mask theater troupe Mummenschanz creates a captivating… more »

  • ELEMENTARY:

    A very brave, very adorable mouse will be crawling around The Broad Stage this weekend. Manxmouse,… more »

  • MIDDLE SCHOOL:

    This weekend, a different kind of carnival is coming to CRAFTED at The Port of LA.… more »

  • HIGH SCHOOL:

    This Saturday and Sunday, October 25 and 26, Old Town Pasadena is putting on free events… more »

  • PARENTS:

    The Hollywood Costume exhibition at the Wilshire May Company Building is going strong, and there’s no… more »

  • EVERYONE:

    For this Last Weekend of the Month, the Skirball is celebrating The Big Draw LA. Come… more »

Mandala of Compassion for 2 weeks

Four venerated monks will visit the Hammer from September 27 to October 12 to create a mandala of compassion out of sand.

Our Top Ten Lists for LA Museums

We know LA's museums. Find a tried-and-true route through the best venues for families.