Jul
27
5:00 PM17:00

Fontana Arts Festival - Fontana

It’s our third visit to the Fontana Arts Festival at Fontana Park! This lovely evening and nighttime event features arts, craftspeople and authors, with food trucks and an amazing playground for the kids.

Free admission!

Info here. https://festivalnet.com/59774/Fontana-California/Art-Shows/Fontana-Arts-Festival

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Aug
17
10:00 AM10:00

KidCon - Anaheim - Great Wolf Lodge

We are thrilled to making our first appearance at KidCon! Come to the Great Wolf Lodge, right by Disneyland — you know, that amazing hotel with a INDOOR WATERPARK?!

It’s a whole day fun for kids and families, plus we’ll have an extra large space for amazing Whimsical Photo Ops and fun activities. Imagine a pop-up amusement park with fun and educational activities for kids.

This one will be AWESOME.

August 17

10:00 am-5:00 pm

KidCon site: https://kidcon.com

Great Wolf Lodge info: https://www.greatwolf.com/southern-california

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Oct
26
3:00 PM15:00

A Whimsical World Halloween Book Launch Party - Z-Bini Kidz - Redondo Beach

Celebrate the launch of Whimsical World’s two Fall releases just in time for Halloween.

Sheri’s THE LITTLE DRAGON and Derek’s THE GROSSEST PICTURE BOOK EVER.

Join us at the always amazing Z-Bini Kidz for a spooky and magical Halloween party your kids will never forget!

RSVP Required for Entry: LINK COMING SOON.

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Jun
9
12:00 PM12:00

Unicorn Painting Party - San Diego - RSVP Required!

Join Whimsical World for our first ever unicorn painting party!

Everyone will have a chance to paint Unicorn mugs and piggy banks, and when not painting, we’ll have Unicorn story time and book signings!

What a special, one-of-a-kind event your unicorn lovers will never forget!

Cool Creations, Pottery Studio & Cafe

www.coolcreationspb.com

www.facebook.com/CoolCreationsPaintYourOwnPotterycoolcreationspb@gmail.com

1753 Garnet AvenueSan Diego, CA 92109

(858) 273-2837


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May
4
1:00 PM13:00

El Perro con Sombrero meets Los Gatos con Gelatos Launch Party - Redondo Beach

It’s a free books and ice cream for kids!

Join us at Z-Bini Kidz in the South Bay Galleria (plenty of easy free parking) for a one-of-a-kind Whimsical World event!

Celebrate the release of the much anticipated sequel to El Perro con Sombrero with Derek and Sheri!

There will be free ice cream with yummy toppings, the first ever live reading of the El Perro con Sombrero meets Los Gatos con Gelatos, a book signing, a bounce house, special kids performers, face-painting and more!

Make sure to RSVP by writing to info@WhimsicalWorldBooks.com with your name and number of guests. Tickets are free with RSVP, plus VIP Tickets available for $30 that include the book ($25 value) plus a fun gift bag, and priority first entry.

See you there!

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Apr
28
12:00 PM12:00

Children's Day / Festival de Dia de los Ninos - Los Angeles/Huntington Park

Come to our first ever visit to Children’s Day / Festival de Dia de los Ninos!

Festival INFO:

Children's Day Festival is a festival that not only celebrates tradition, but that truly celebrates family!
Being a Traditional Mexican celebration, we are happy to bring the celebration of Children's Day to ALL the families in the city of Huntington Park and Los Angeles.

We will be:

  • Giving away TOYS TO THE CHILDREN from 5pm-6pm (ages 12 and under)

  • have CARNIVAL-STYLE FUN for the entire family through carnival booth games and jumpers

  • Food Trucks!

  • 6+ HOURS of LIVE music and entertainment for all ages from Children's Mariachi, Robot Shows, Children's Folkloric Dances, Clown Acts, Spanish Banda and so much more!

With the participation of children talent and art, we believe that this festival will highlight children potential and encourage them to continue with their education, growing in their imagination, in spite of the hardships demoralizing our children today. 

Our mission is to culminate Tradition in the city of Huntington Park and Los Angeles through the celebration of Children’s Day by spreading lovehope, and thus promoting unity!

(Toys will be given to children under 12 years of age from 5pm-6pm!)

Location

Plaza Americana

1911 E Gage Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90001

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Apr
20
9:00 AM09:00

Family Learning Conference - Literacy Festival - University of La Verne

We’re back once again at the Family Learning Conference! This is a special FREE event because you can join us for a free slideshow presentation of our books and lives as authors! Usually only your reserved for school visits, this is your chance to experience the magic!

All info below

https://laverne.edu/event/14th-annual-family-learning-conference/

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Apr
13
to Apr 14

LA Times Festival of Books - USC - April 13 & 14

It’s time once again for the biggest book festival in the world! Join 100,000 other avid readers at this annual festival of all things reading. Every author is there on panels, shows and entertainment abound for kids an grown-ups alike, and Whimsical has our own island booth in the children’s section, allowing for a spectacular display.

USC Campus - all day Saturday and Sunday

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Mar
17
11:00 AM11:00

Two-Day Free Unicorn Party for Kids! - San Diego

By popular demand, we are having more Whimsical World Unicorn parties! This time it will be in San Diego on March 16 at Petite Street Children’s Boutique and March 17 at Stronghold.

Activities include: Photos with Sheri as a Mermaid-Unicorn! Fun whimsical photo ops, magical treats and refreshments, Unicorn story time, a book signing, Unicorn Arts and Crafts, face-painting and much more!

March 16: Petite Street Children’s Boutique - 747 Turquoise St #100, San Diego, CA 92109

March 17 - Stronghold Point Loma - 2176 Chatsworth Blvd, San Diego, CA 92107

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Mar
16
11:00 AM11:00

Two-Day Free Unicorn Party for Kids! - San Diego

By popular demand, we are having more Whimsical World Unicorn parties! This time it will be in San Diego on March 16 at Petite Street Children’s Boutique and March 17 at Stronghold.

Activities include: Photos with Sheri as a Mermaid-Unicorn! Fun whimsical photo ops, magical treats and refreshments, Unicorn story time, a book signing, Unicorn Arts and Crafts, face-painting and much more!

March 16: Petite Street Children’s Boutique - 747 Turquoise St #100, San Diego, CA 92109

March 17 - Stronghold Point Loma - 2176 Chatsworth Blvd, San Diego, CA 92107

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Mar
2
to Mar 3

Tucson Festival of Books - March 2-3

It will be our second year at the Tucson Festival of Books, and we cannot wait! This was one of our favorite events last year and so busy we sold out of ALL OUR INVENTORY early on the second day. Don’t worry, we’re going to bring much more supply this year!

The whole campus of the University of Arizona gets taken over for this amazing event with countless activities for families and kids everywhere you look.

If you’re in Arizona, this is the book event of the year!

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Jan
29
2:00 PM14:00

Surf City Author Fair - Huntington Beach

Join me and Sheri and dozens of other amazing authors at the annual Surf City Author Festival in the Huntington Beach Central Library! It’s one of the most stunning libraries in the world and kids from all the local schools will be receiving awards for their writing. This is one of our favorite events of the year! Plus we will be visiting Lake View and Hope View schools during the day to spread the love of reading!

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