Things to do in Santa Clarita when it rains

Don’t let inclement weather ruin your weekend fun. Santa Clarita has lots of entertaining and affordable attractions to enjoy even when it’s raining cats and dogs outside.
photoMountasia Family Fun Center offers an indoor rock wall climb, laser tag, a large arcade full of games as well as great food and tasty treats at Boardwalk Grille. The 7-acre entertainment destination also has two miniature golf courses, go karts, bumper boats and batting cages outside that you can have fun with when the weather clears up because let’s be honest…it never rains for long in southern California!
Mountasia, located at 21516 Golden Triangle Road in Santa Clarita, can accommodate parties and groups.
For more information, including hours and pricing, go to their website here.

Valencia Laser Blast has a 5,000 square foot, multi-level laser tag arena. The laser tag arena has 2 large platforms, three bases, several wall targets and “mines” that can be activated during the game. The arena was designed so players of all skill levels can have a great time!
Valencia Laser Blast, located at 23460 Cinema Drive, also houses a snack bar and arcade games. For more information visit their website.
If you’re looking for something to help you cool off, Ice Station Valencia features public ice skating, three ice rink surfaces and themed events! They also offer food and a full-service hockey and figure skating pro shop. It is located at 27745 North Smyth Drive in Valencia. For prices and hours go here.

For those kids who want to bounce and safely soar through the air, Sky High Sports Trampoline Park is just the ticket. It features a freestyle trampoline court nearly the size of a basketball court. While at the trampoline park you can join a pick-up game, bring a team for a game of trampoline dodgeball or just jump to  your heart’s content! For younger kids there’s a super-sized foam pit filled with soft foam squares as well as a kid’s court, where toddlers can bounce safely and work out all their infectious energy.
The trampoline park is located at 28656 The Old Rd in Valencia. For prices and hours visit their website.

Top Out Climbing gives you a taste of the rock climber’s life. This 11,500 square foot indoor recreation facility is a great place for aspiring rock climbers and also provides more challenging climbing for experienced climbers. The facility’s climbing routes and boulder challenges have been designed by some of the best route setters in the climbing world. Safety is stressed, with an automated braking system and thick, custom foam landing areas. For more information check out the Top Out Climbing website here.
Want to exercise your creativity and try something artistic? Color Me Mine Valencia is a paint-it-yourself ceramics studio for people of all ages and skill levels. Pick your item and paint it however you want. Staff will then fire your piece in a kiln. After it cools you can take it home!

For the 21 and over crowd, you can also try Pinot’s Palette, where you can paint your very own masterpiece under the direction of local artists while sipping your favorite beverage. Perfect for a girls’ night out, group party, anniversary or other special occasion. Pinot’s Palette Valencia offers a variety of wine, beer and non-alcoholic beverages for purchase.

Head over to Santa Clarita Lanes for great family bowling, arcade games, Vincenzo’s pizza and off-track betting. On Sundays, enjoy $1.50 bowling from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – 4 games max per person.

For the most part southern California theme parks don’t close in the rain! Normally, it doesn’t rain for long so during inclement weather plan to enjoy a day at Six Flags Magic Mountain with less crowds!
So moral of the story, don’t let the weather dampen your weekend – rainy day activities in Santa Clarita can be a blast!