You don’t need to spend a ton of money to expose your children to art! Here are a variety of free and inexpensive options for artistic fun in Monterey and Santa Cruz. Read more


We have a wealth of artistic beauty and historical information to share with our children in Monterey County. Summer is the perfect time to take advantage and enjoy an educational and fun afternoon exploring. Read more

Family Fun

Did you know that you can present your Bank of America®, Merrill Lynch® or U.S. Trust® credit or debit card and a photo ID on the first full weekend of every month for one free general admission at dozens of US museums? Read more

Family Fun

Art, dance, and music have a variety of benefits for everyone, especially young toddlers and preschoolers. There are many simple, yet fun and engaging activities parents can implement at home. Read more