Things To Do When Visiting Los Angeles in the Spring


Springtime in Los Angeles. The city awakens from it’s winter slumber to bright colors, fresh smells and plenty of festivals and things to do!

Here are some of Southern Airways favorite things to do in and around LA in the Spring:

Dana Point Festival of Whales – Mark your calendars now! Come back and see us on March 4th and 5th, 2023 in the dolphin & whale watching capital of the world (R) for the 52nd annual Dana Point Festival of Whales!

Santa Clarita Cowboy FestivalHave a taste for country western tunes? Got a kid who is horse-crazy? Then the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival is a must-see event for you and your family. Unfolding at historic Old Town Newhall, this year’s festival promises to be a great one. Guests will enjoy musical acts spanning the gamut from bluegrass to spoken word, delicious BBQ fare and more! April 22-23, 2023.

Butterfly Pavilion at the Natural History Museum– This screams Spring is here! From March to September, the Natural History Museum in L.A. opens up its famed Butterfly Pavilion to the public. See these delicate little beauties flit and flutter around, and perhaps even land on you! The best time to visit is about mid-morning.

Boysenberry Festival at Knott’s Berry Farm – Daily March 10 – April 16, 2023-The Knott’s Boysenberry Festival is an annual food and wine festival that celebrates the park’s historic roots by highlighting the little berry that started it all, the boysenberry. Indulge in a tantalizing lineup of dishes ranging from savory foods with a boysenberry twist to one-of-a-kind specialty desserts and drinks including a variety of wines and craft beers that you can only find at Knott’s Berry Farm during this limited-time food-inspired event.