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Thu December 7, 2023, 21st Annual Montclair Village Holiday Stroll at Montclair Village
Fri December 8, 2023, Shabbanukkah at the Farm (RSVP) at Urban Adamah
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Family Fun in the East Bay

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Holiday Tea at the Claremont Hotel

This elegant holiday tea at the historic Claremont is perfect for family time that doesn't center around Santa or gifts. My daughter and I were ...
kids under candy cane Christmas display

Best East Bay Holiday Lights: Alameda’s Christmas Tree Lane

The best holiday lights in the East Bay are on Christmas Tree Lane in Alameda where the neighbors create a magical holiday experience.
Take an Oakland cruise with Santa Clause

Christmas Fun: USS Potomac Santa Cruise in Oakland

Back for 2023. Ride on a presidential yacht with Santa Claus. Unlimited cookies, cocoa, and views of the Oakland skyline with souvenirs.
family of two adults and two children with santa claus. they are at fairyland

Visit with Black Santa in Oakland & More

Find Black Santa Claus for photos in Oakland from Nov. 23 through Christmas Eve.
Monster Jam truck El Diablo

Ticket Alert: Monster Jam Brings Monster Truck Action to San Francisco

Tickets for this loud, action-packed, dirty truck adventure are on sale now. If you like truck tricks and crashes, Monster Jam is the best!
ferris wheel

Skystar Wheel Delivers a Thrilling View of Fisherman’s Wharf

The giant SkyStar Observation Wheel is now spinning at San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf
San Leandro Marina Park dad and daughter

Park Report: San Leandro Marina Park

With two playgrounds and a waterfront location in San Leandro, this park invites tons of family fun.
lighted up boat on water

Lighted Yachts & Boats on Parade for the Holidays

Add these lighted yacht parades to your holiday bucket list. Twinkling boats pass by in a floating Christmas light spectacular.
John Hinkel Park

Secret Spots: John Hinkel Park in North Berkeley

There's a terrific playground at John Hinkel Park, plus paths to explore for those who like a climb.

Discounts for East Bay Families

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For parents looking for more fun with their kids in the East Bay, this is your online guide. You’ll find free and cheap activities for babies and kids in Oakland, Berkeley and surrounding areas.

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