2020 Festivals have been Postponed due to Covid 19

Stay tuned to our Instagram @GreatBigFamilyPlayDay about updates and other ways to get involved with our community this year.

Get Your Passes for our
Los Angeles Event on August 9th 2020

FEATURED ENTERTAINMENT

Join us on 2 stages this year with live musical entertainment and performances on our outdoor stage, plus story times, more music, entertainment previews, and more on our indoor stage.  Look forward to NEW performers plus returning favorites including The Lucky Diaz Band, The Beat Buds, Jam with Jamie, Music with Kira, Twinkle Time, Golden Afternoon Princesses and more!

FEATURED ACTIVITIES

We have returning favorites as well as ALL new exhibits and activities this year!

Choose from so many activities including

Our Great BIG Splash Pad hosted by Pump + Splash
Our Ninja Warrior Obstacle Course standing 150 feet long
Dino Encounters popular hands on Dino Exhibit with Dino digs, puzzles, learning and a Dino Show
Art Zone with Little Artist Parties
STEAM Zone with Stratford School
Brain Games with Osmo
And much more coming soon!

2020 Event Schedule

(Subject to adjustment)

Main Stage

9:00AM | Gates Open to Early Access Pass Holders

Welcome to Great Big Family Play Day LA

9:30AM | Stage Entertainment Kicks Off with Jam with Jamie

Welcome Jam with Jamie back to Main Stage to kick off our morning!

10:15AM | Welcome the Beat Buds Back to Main Stage

Welcome the Beat Buds back to Main Stage!

11:00AM | Gates Open to General Admission Pass Holders

Gates are OPEN to General Admission Ticket Holders

11:30AM | Welcome the Lucky Diaz Band to Main Stage!

Welcome The Lucky Diaz Band to Main Stage for the very first time!

12:30PM | Welcome the Beat Buds Back to Main Stage

Welcome the Beat Buds back to Main Stage!

1:30PM | Join Golden Afternoon Princesses for a Sing-Along

Welcome Golden Afternoon Princesses back to Main Stage for a sing-along

2:30PM | Join Twinkle Time on Main Stage for a rocking good time!

Welcome Twinkle Time back to Main Stage!

4:00PM | Join Golden Afternoon Princesses for a Sing-Along

Welcome Golden Afternoon Princesses back to Main Stage for a sing-along

5:00PM | Gates Close

Thank you for coming!  See you in 2021!

Theater Stage

10:00 am - Join Music with Kira for a special musical performance

Welcome Kira Rappaport to the stage!

11:00 am - Snooknuk and the Robot Puppet Show Take the Stage

Welcome Snooknuk and the Robot Puppet Show founded by Cheri Moon and Kristopher Webster to the stage.

CARNIVAL RIDES, SLIDES + BOUNCE HOUSES

Carnival Activity Rides

Details on rides and ticket prices per ride coming soon.

And Much More!

The Great Big Family Play Day brings together the best activities and experiences for families on one day in one place! We have many surprises coming in 2020! Whether you come for a few hours or the whole day, the event is packed with family fun.

MEET 50+ BRANDS & LOCAL BUSINESSES

STEAM fun with Stratford + create and build
Sample Healthy Snacks & Drinks
Play in our fun zones for kids of all ages
Enjoy our Wellness + Family Lounges
Learn about Schools & Local Programs to keep the kids busy
Meet Health & Wellness Companies serving families
Enjoy family activities, face painting, pampering & more!
Visit Our Great Big Sub Station sponsored by True Story Foods

FOOD & DESSERT!

Participating Food Trucks + Carts include Cinnabon, The Magical Kitchen, Thai Mex Cocina, CPK, Brewwing, Serendoggity, Love Swirls, Ridges Churro Bar, Recess Truck, Dulce Europa Shaved Ice
Plus samples and snacks from True Story Foods, Bare Snacks, GoGo Squeez, Califia Farms, Yumi, Lifeway Foods and many more!

SUNSCREEN STATIONS

Visit our Sunscreen Stations hosted by Project Sunscreen

THE GREAT BIG DRAWING!!

We will be calling amazing prizes ALL day long from Main Stage during our hourly Family Bingo games! Visit the raffle booth to view prizes, get your bingo cards and WIN!

HYDRATION STATIONS

Reusable water bottles are encouraged at this event to avoid single use plastic.

Location + Parking

The Autry at Griffith Park

4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Limited free parking is available at the LA Zoo lot; paid parking is also available at the zoo for $8.

Sponsors

Title Sponsor

Presenting Sponsor

Official Sponsors

 
Kevin Tidwell
the autry
 

Media Partners

 
Hula Frog
LA Baby Show
MomsLA
Mom Angeles
 

Platinum Sponsors

 
True Story Foods
Tiny Beans
Stratford
Childlife Essentials
Project Sunscreen
HIPPEAS
PM Pediatrics
Osmo
Evenflo
Califia Farms
 

Gold Sponsors

 
Wonderfold Wagon
Samsung
ScholarShare 529
Four Sigmatic
Dino Encounters
Hello
International School
ACS
Hylands
Cultural Care Au Pair
Welk Resorts
Kabrita USA
Educated Nannies
Books and Cookies
TotSquad
The Pump Station & Nurtury
Anya’s Braid Bar
Lifeway Foods
Usborne
 

Silver Sponsors

 
Beat Buds
Ridges Churro Bar
Love Swirls
Kurkside
Children’s Dental FunZone
California Pizza Kitchen
Bare Snacks
Brewwings
Golden Afternoon Princess Parties
Recess Ice Cream
Colorful Kingdom Entertainment
Liquid IV
Richeeze
Ridges Churro Bar
Serendoggity
Dulce
Sunsational Swim
Jam with Jamie
Super Soccer Stars
True Foods
Magical Kitchen
Little Artist Party
Pump and Splash
Renewal by Andersen
 

Official Non-Profit Partners