One local family festival has become a tradition for a lot of SCV residents. Placerita Canyon Nature Center will host its annual Open House and Family Festival on May 10, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Kids and adults are welcome to pan for fools’ gold, hunt for treasures and learn from animal presentations and guided hikes.
Parking is free and there will be food and drinks for purchase, as well as face painting for the kids. Placerita Nature Center is located at 19152 Placerita Canyon Road in Newhall. Contact the non-profit organization at (661) 259-7721 or visit www.placerita.org.