For many Los Angeles students this is the last weekend before school starts. As public schools begin the school year with online education next week, parents and kids alike are preparing for their first day of digital learning.

The Santa Monica Pier is open with limited hours; surrounding beaches are open as well with safe distancing protocols in place. The Pacific Park remains closed. Image source: Getty Images

And as many students sigh the collective sigh of summer being over, families might be wondering what to do this weekend and what is open for outdoor fun. The Los Angeles Times published an article this week detailing what is open in this county, and other counties that might be worth visiting for a weekend trip. You can read the article here.

Stay safe.