Ticket Alert: Bob Marley’s Three Little Birds by Bay Area Children’s Theater


Tickets are on sale now for Three Little Birds, presented by Bay Area Children’s Theater at Freight and Salvage between January 24 and February 15. Three Little Birds is a modern-day Jamaican fairy tale featuring the music of Bob Marley. This new reggae children’s musical is about the unexpected adventures of timid, 11-year-old Ziggy as […]

Ticket Alert: Monster Jam brings monster truck action to the Coliseum

Monster Trucks in Oakland, Coliseum

For one night only, monster trucks will battle it out in the ultimate event of intense speed, racing and destruction as Monster Jam® returns to the O.co Coliseum. Sixteen massive trucks will be part of the dirt-flying, car-crushin’ action, during which, similar to professional wrestling, spectators will cheer on their favorite aggressive “personalities”. Tickets for […]

Where to take kids to experience the snow


When I checked on Saturday, the weather report claimed that snow would fall in Tahoe over Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday weekend, but today that’s not looking good. Regardless, the ski resorts and some snow play venues are open, so we’re sharing a few ideas for getting out there. Click any of the links to […]