- TripBuzz found 990 things to do with kids in or near Gardena, California, including 974 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Los Angeles, Long Beach, San Pedro and Glendale.
- From Gardena Bowl to K1 Speed, the Gardena area offers 136 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Bowling, Go Karts and Trampoline Parks.
- Located in the South Bay region of Los Angeles County, Gardena has the highest population of Japanese residents than any other city in the Unites States and was originally a popular fishing area for the Tongva Indians, based on archaeological findings. The city features a 9 acre wetland preserve, Gardena Willows Wetland Preserve, a popular place to take in the natural landscape of the area.
A 16-lane bowling center, Gardena Bowl offers open and league bowling with automatic scoring and a pro shop. The center provides a restaurant, arcade games, nine regulation billiard tables, party hosting, televisions and a restaurant.
With an indoor race track, K1 Speed has electric go-karts for visitors to race against others with. The interior has a lounge with leather seats, a race car, and a projector screen for visitors to enjoy while waiting between games.
An entertainment center, Sky Zone Trampoline Park features trampoline-related activities including dodgeball, open jumping, slam dunk basketball and aerobics. The facility also hosts a day camp and offers private event hosting and a snack bar.