Where/When: Sherman Oaks Castle Park, 4989 Sepulveda Blvd., Sherman Oaks; 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Why Go: Enjoy the beginning of summer with a round of miniature golf and take advantage of the sunny Southern California weather.
Pricing: Players age 13 to 64: $6.50; age 5 to 12: $5.50. For more information, visit laparks.org/shermanoaks_castlepk.
Sherman Oaks Community Farmers Market
Where/When: Sepulveda Boulevard and Camarillo Street; 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Why Go: Fresh produce, fresh flowers and delicious food to eat on-site.
Pricing: Free. For more information, call 818-748-6131.
Where/When: Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles; 2:30 p.m.
Why Go: View the props Houdini used to perform his incredible feats and see contemporary artists’ responses to his allure.
Pricing: Included with museum admission.
Family Art Stops
Where/When: The Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., Los Angeles; Saturdays and Sundays; 2 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Why Go: This event is a great way to spend some quality time with the family and view great works of art.
Pricing: Free; sign-up required. For more information, go to getty.edu or call 310-440-7300.
Jon Lovitz Live!
Where/When: Jon Lovitz Comedy Club, 1000 Universal Studios Blvd., No. 222, Universal City; 8 p.m.
Why Go: The funnyman himself will be performing, and you will laugh 'til your sides hurt so be sure to grab a seat early.
Pricing: $20. For more information, call 818- 824-6545.
Saturday Night Comedy
Where/When: Smiles, 13615 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks; 7-10 p.m.
Why Go: If you prefer staying close to home this evening, you can laugh it up here with local comedians.
Comedy Improv For Kids By Kids!
Where/When: L.A. Connection Comedy Theatre, 13442 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks; 3:30 p.m.
Why Go: If your kids like to laugh and are willing to participate, this is a great afternoon activity, and it’s a good way to make new friends.
Pricing: $7, ages 5 to 14. For more information on this improv-based class, visit laconnectioncomedy.com.
Where/When: Ultrazone Laser Tag, 14622 Ventura Blvd., Suite 208, Sherman Oaks; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Why Go: Not only is it inexpensive, but you get to exercise and dodge lasers with friends to see who is left standing in the end.
Pricing: $9.50 per game.
Summer Karaoke Contest
Where/When: The Oaks Tavern, 13625 Moorpark St., Sherman Oaks; 9 p.m.
Why Go: Even if you don’t want to sing, watching others can still be entertaining, and the winner gets a bar tab.
Pricing: No entrance fee.