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!

    Grab a scarf and your skates, the Holiday Ice Rink at DTLA’s famous Pershing Square is… more »

  • ELEMENTARY:

    The Bob Baker Marionette Theater is putting a new twist on an old classic. Saturdays and… more »

  • MIDDLE SCHOOL:

    Programs sponsored by Hammer Kids always offer wonderful opportunities to families to engage creatively together. This… more »

  • HIGH SCHOOL:

    This Saturday, November 22 at Electric Dusk Drive-In, catch a screening of John Hughes’ Planes, Trains… more »

  • PARENTS:

    Take a walk through photographer Larry Sultan’s career with Here and Home at LACMA, the first… more »

  • EVERYONE:

    Also at The Hammer this weekend, the first comprehensive survey in the US of artist Jim… more »

Worth a Visit – Our Neighborhood Guides

Take a peek at what we think is worth checking out, from Malibu to Pasadena, Lake Hollywood to Tongva Park.

Our Top Ten Lists for LA Museums

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