Are you looking for something fun to do with your family in between eating meals of delicious tacos together? Well, you’re in luck! There are plenty of fun, family-friendly activities to do right here in Irvine. Here are a few of our favorites!

Irvine Spectrum

The Irvine Spectrum has something for the whole family! Visitors can shop, eat, catch a movie, or ride the infamous Giant Wheel or the carousel. The variety of activities available in one place make the Spectrum a great destination for an afternoon of family fun.

Pretend City Children’s Museum

The Pretend City Children’s Museum is a great place to take the kids for an awesome and memorable day trip! The museum is a place where children get to be grownups for a day. They can do things like “go to work,” grocery shop, and use the ATM machines. The Pretend City Children’s Museum offers free developmental screenings, classes, cultural activities and events. It’s also a fun birthday party and event venue!

UCI Arboretum

The arboretum at the University of California, Irvine is a great place to get away from city life and take a long walk through some amazing trees and exotic plants! They have some fun events on the weekend too, so be sure to check their schedule if you’re looking for something to do!

The Irvine Fine Arts Center

Consider taking a class at the Irvine Fine Arts Center! The Irvine Fine Arts Center provides art classes, open studio programs, events, and exhibitions for all ages in fully equipped art studios. They have a wide variety of programs that will be sure to interest every member of your family.

The Irvine Ranch Natural Landmark

Looking for something a little more outdoorsy? The Irvine Ranch Natural Landmark is the only natural landmark in Orange County. It includes over 40,000 acres of natural land preserved for it’s recreational and natural value. Take a hike, or sign up for a free recreational program!

After a long day of fun, don’t forget to order some delicious taco bar catering for your family dinner!