Things to Do in Santa Clarita & Southern California

There are countless fun things to do in Santa Clarita! Whatever you enjoy, there’s every kind of adventure to be had. From theme parks and historic house tours to endless outdoor recreation and celebrity sightings, you can fill your days with plenty of fantastic experiences for all ages. Santa Clarita sits perfectly in the middle of all the top Southern California events and excursions.

Here you’ll find everything you value in one outstanding Southern California vacation destination. Affordable hotel rooms and plenty of activity! Also, you’re central to everything. Santa Clarita is the hub for family entertainment and a short drive to beaches, snow and other nearby attractions.

Explore all kinds of points of interest to fill your days. Pet rescued farm animals at the Gentle Barn; scoop up goodies at our California shopping centers; explore a pioneer oil town at Mentryville Pico Number Four; or hike around picturesque Castaic Lake. In addition, we’re home to the thrill capital of the world: Six Flags Magic Mountain! What more could you ask for? Tons of attractions and fun!

Outdoor Recreation

If you like the great outdoors, you’ll love Santa Clarita. This oasis offers endless opportunities for outdoor recreation.

Nightlife Activities

Santa Clarita has the perfect late-night activity to make any type of evening a memorable one.

Six Flags

A trip to Six Flags Magic Mountain and Six Flags Hurricane Harbor is the perfect way to spend your vacation!

Family Fun

Whatever your interests, you’re sure to find attractions suited to each and every member of your family.

Animals & Wildlife

Explore the many sanctuaries, preserves and wildlife attractions Santa Clarita has to offer during your stay.


You'll be please to discover that in the last decade, Santa Clarita golf courses have emerged as some of the best in Southern California.


Santa Clarita offers a variety of California shopping centers from boutiques to national retailers.

Arts & Culture

Santa Clarita is home to a flourishing arts scene, perfect for anyone seeking cultural respite during their vacation.


Lay back and relax during your getaway. Spas offer a wide variety of services designed to meet your every need.

Historic Points of Interest

Santa Clarita is home to some of the most important historic sites in California.

Universal Studios Hollywood

Get ready for the ultimate Hollywood movie experience!

Special Offers

Looking for a deal on dining, hotels or entertainment? Explore these Santa Clarita special offers!

Spring Activities

Flowers are blooming, birds are chirping and tourists and locals alike are basking in the Southern California sunshine!


With a million reasons to visit and a million things to do, Santa Clarita, California is the premiere vacation spot in southern California.