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!

    Throughout the week, the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball will be bringing some of the… more »

  • ELEMENTARY:

    The Skirball has a great lineup of Family Amphitheater performances this weekend. On Saturday, July 26,… more »

  • MIDDLE SCHOOL:

    Thanks to the generosity of the Naples National Archaeological Museum and the hard work of the… more »

  • HIGH SCHOOL:

    Brought to you this coming Saturday, July 26 by Street Food Cinema, The Sandlot is the… more »

  • PARENTS:

    Director Richard Linklater has been working with the same cast (including Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette, and… more »

  • EVERYONE:

    Embrace the Wild West and harness your inner cowboy or cowgirl. This Saturday, July 26 from… 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.