Berkeley’s James Na, has three kids under eight years old. Here are some of his family’s favorite places: playgrounds, tutors, and places to eat.
Enjoy Christmas lights, music, and the exquisite gardens high above Oakland on Temple Hill beginning Nov. 27 – January.
Cal Academy of Sciences, kids and parents will have fun visiting an aquarium, rainforest, and natural history museum all under one living roof.
Local favorites from an East Bay mom and children’s book author.
Oakland offers many family-friendly activities, restaurants, and outdoor spaces. Where to begin? The staff of MOCHA offered us some ideas, which we added to our own to come up with this list.
Lynn and Allison, Oakland moms, and co-owners of Spotlight Girls camps and programs share their favorite activities in the East Bay.
Melita from Octopretzel loves to take her five-year old to Frog Park, Totland, and Himalayan food. She plays Jewish folk music for children.
Five favorite outings for little kids in the Bay Area: Edible Schoolyard, China Camp, La Loma Park, Ikea, and collecting rocks.
Nicola has started a Berkeley-based web-boutique called Munchkin et Moi, stocking fashionable European shoes for the littlest of feet.
Shannon Bloemker is the Piedmont mom to four sons ranging in age from 7 to 18. She shares her go-to family day trip, restaurant, & birthday party.
Have more fun with kids in Oakland, Berkeley, Albany, and Alameda! 510Families.com is the best website for East Bay parents to find kid-friendly activities every day.
Our local events calendar is usually packed with drop-in classes, free storytimes, and festivals. Plan your weekend and your summer vacation: daily articles and a weekend planner help you find what’s fun and free when you need it.