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!

    This Saturday, August 2, dance the night away at LACMA among some of LA’s most iconic… more »

  • ELEMENTARY:

    Garden Concerts for Kids at The Getty is a great way to enjoy art, music, and… more »

  • MIDDLE SCHOOL:

    Close Encounters at The Hammer helps families closely examine art together. This Sunday, August 3, Made… more »

  • HIGH SCHOOL:

    Revel in the spirit of summer this weekend at Street Food Cinema’s screening of Dazed and… more »

  • PARENTS:

    Beginning this Sunday, August 3 and for the rest of the Sundays this month, Santa Monica… more »

  • EVERYONE:

    This weekend, let your hair down with ultra-animated performances of—you guessed it—Hair the musical at The… more »

Which Malibu Beach is for You?

Santa Monica and Venice tend to be the go-to beach destination for us West L.A.-ers. But, we took a drive up PHC to explore what Malibu has to offer, and found it was well worth the trip.

Our Top Ten Lists for LA Museums

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