CHILDREN’S THEATER: Kids in grades K-6 will have barrels of fun with “Tales of a Fourth-Grade Nothing” at South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa. Judy Blume’s popular book hits the stage with hilarity and fun sibling rivalry. Through June 4. scr.org
‘DOC McSTUFFINS’: Doctors-in-training can visit the McStuffins Toy Hospital E.R., Pet Vet and Nursery to learn the duties of a doctor along with healthy habits, empathy and nurturing care at “Doc McStuffins: The Exhibit” at Discovery Cube in Santa Ana. Through Sept. 4. discoverycube.org
INTERACTIVE FLIGHT: “Above and Beyond – The Ultimate Interactive Flight Exhibition” at Discovery Cube celebrates the power of innovation. The aerospace exhibit, sponsored by Boeing, offers simulations, design projects, and stories from past and present innovators. Kids can design and test-fly a supersonic jet, pilot a drone into the eye of a hurricane, experience flight as a bird or futuristic wing-flapping aircraft and take an elevator ride to the edge of space. Through Sept. 10. discoverycube.org
PARENTS NIGHT OUT: Parents can take a break while the kids have fun of their own during Creative Kids/Parents Night Out at the Bowers’ Kidseum in Santa Ana. Tickets are $15 for one child, $25 for two and $35 for three. Reservations are required. 6-9 p.m. June 2. bowers.org
ART FEST: The Irvine Fine Arts Center hosts the Studio Arts Festival in Heritage Park. Southern California artists showcase their works in ceramics, sculpture, jewelry, painting, photography, fiber and glass. There’s also music, art demonstrations and food, including ice cream sundaes served in handmade collectible ceramic bowls. Admission and parking are free. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. June 3. cityofirvine.org
SUMMERFEST: Join the Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary in Modjeska Canyon for the two-day Summerfest, featuring arts and crafts by local artists, nature tours, kids’ crafts, art classes, music, and barbecue. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 3-4.