Desperate House Wives focuses on the Moms in the OC. What about the kids? Having little ones in the OC can be a challenge or it can be fun. Amidst all of the traffic on the 405 lies a wealth of entertainment to allow children to expend their energy. This article reviews several of the top spots to entertain children in Orange County California.
If you live in Orange County, or are planning a trip to visit and you have children, you will want to know the top spots to entertain children while in the Orange County area. You will find there are many things to do that adults and children alike will enjoy. Of course at the top of the chart is the top spot to entertain children in Orange County, and that is at Disneyland. Located in the city of Anaheim, your children will no doubt have a blast at the original Disney Theme Park. It takes more than one day to see the park, so if you are planning to see everything in the Magic Kingdom, and it’s adjacent theme park California Advenure, allow your family a full weekend to enjoy the experience.
If theme parks are your thing, check out a small-scale version near the water at Balboa Fun Zone. Located at 600 E. Bay Avenue in Newport Beach. This quaint venue consists of a Carousel, a Ferris wheel, bumper cards, arcades and other assorted entertainment features. For more information call 949-673-0408.
If you want to get back to nature check out the Jones and Family Mini Farm located at 31791 Los Rios Street in San Juan Capistrano. Let your little ones experience the thrill of riding a pony. The mini farm also offers a petting pen for live interaction with the animals. For hours of operation call 949-831-6550.
If you have children that are train buffs, one of the top spots to entertain kids is the Irvine Park Railroad located at 1 Irvine Park Road in Orange. This unique park offers train rides on a 1/3-scale replica of a genuine train. A great venue for birthday parties, you kids will have a blast at this park, which also offers moon bounce rentals for the parties. Definitely one of the top spots to entertain children in Orange County, visit the Web site or call 714-997-3968 for more information.
Treat the children to a real Wild West show for dinner. Visit Wild Bill’s Wild West Dinner Extravaganza located at 7600 Beach Boulevard in Buena Park. Your kids will get a thrill of the two-hour shows that include Wild Bill, Miss Annie, and a trick roper by the name of Bonnie West. They will also get to experience the Wild West Indian Dancers, as well as a house magician. This for sure is one of the top spots to entertain children in Orange County. To avoid disappointment call for reservations at 714-522-4611.
Also in the Buena Park area is Knott’s Berry Farm and Knott’s Soak City U.S.A. located at 8039 Beach Boulevard. The children will enjoy the rides and the water park. Buy tickets to both parks and enjoy the whole weekend. For more information call 714-220-5200.
What child doesn’t enjoy a magic show? Merlin’s Magic Dinner Show located at The Rib Trader Restaurant in Orange is truly one of the top spots to entertain children in Orange County. Parents can sit back, dine, relax and enjoy this incredible Renaissance feast. A real wizard of course real wenches serve hosts the whimsical magic show, and the meals. What other way could it possibly be at a Renaissance magic show? Located at 2710 E. Chapman Avenue in Orange, you might want to make reservations to assure you spend your evening with Merlin the Magician. Visit the Web site or call 714-744-9288.
If you are a local a great way to spend time with your child, and truly one of the top spots to entertain children is at California Elite located at 22982 Avenida Empresa in Rancho Santa Margarita. This venue provides lots of recreational and competitive spots for children. California Elite caters to children 6 months to 18 years of age with classes including gymnastics, tumbling, and more. This venue can also be used as a party venue. For more information call 949-589-1512.
Whether locals, or tourists, get out with the kids, and visit some of the top spots to entertain children in Orange County California.