Who can go indoor skydiving and what does it feel like?
Every spring Berkeley High Crew hosts a free Learn-to-Row Day open to youth ages 11 and up. Pre-register for this cool opportunity for your tween or teen.
Family Camp is a terrific blend of outdoorsy fun and vacation. Usually, you bring your bedding and sleep in a modest cabin; meals and family programming are provided!
JAMTOWN is the Disneyland of basketball in Oakland, with basketball classes for kids, plus camps and birthday parties, too.
Guests of all ages will enjoy looking AND touching. At the center of the show is Seed Vortex, Kahn’s enormous metal sculpture weighing thousands of pounds and spanning 20 feet in diameter.
Where, how, and when to sign kids up for soccer programs that match their developmental level.
Techsplosion brings computer-based parties to you! LEGO battles or Minecraft gaming? You decide. We’re giving one lucky winner a party for 2018.
We loaded our family cars with kids and headed to where the kids could eat, play, and earn prize tickets for a couple hours before we headed home!
OMESCAPE escape room challenges last about an hour and are a perfect off-beat date night or tween/teen birthday experience.
On a school break with school-aged kids? Buy admission to this retro amusement hall for a pinball entertainment. It’s open Tuesday through Sunday.
The Jelly Belly jellybean company in the land offers free tours and will send you home with samples and fun facts to spare. Win win.
Too old for ball pits and water play tables? There are plenty of indoor amusement centers in the East Bay to entertain older kids from jumping to pinball
This elegant holiday tea at the historic Claremont is perfect for family time that doesn’t center around Santa or gifts. My son and I were delighted.
Cake Wars: A unique party concept, perfect for indoor birthday party months.
Tours of Berkeley’s TCHO Chocolate Factory are ongoing for tweens on up. Book your $10 yummy tour online then save $10 on a purchase.