10 thumbs up. Pile the kids into the station wagon for 5:20pm drive-in movie showings.
Ride on a presidential yacht with Santa Claus and some elves. Unlimited cookies, cocoa, and views of the Oakland skyline with souvenirs.
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.
It is that time of the year again: Berkeley & Oakland Winter Break Camps fill in where you leave off. Winter Camps for East Bay kids.
East Bay Christmas tree lots from Alameda, Oakland, Castro Valley, Berkeley range from fast, playful, to woodsy. Choose your favorite!
Hit the jackpot of lights at the Oakland Zoo. ZooLights requires admission prices even for members, but it is way cool. Santa occasionally.
Cake Wars: A unique party concept, perfect for indoor birthday party months.
East Bay private schools including Oakland, Berkeley, El Cerrito with a schedule of tours and admission events for prospective families.
Christmas Tea in San Francisco and the East Bay makes a lovely — often expensive — holiday tradition for families. We break it down from near to far.
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.
During the winter season temporary ice skating rinks are set up throughout the Bay Area, making ice skating more accessible than ever.
This list of 2017 Christmas tree lightings provides options in the East Bay and beyond.
Escape rooms are group puzzle-solving activities for older kids, teens and adults.
Tickets on sale now! We found a few upcoming performances based on popular characters for families in October, November, and March.
So many great places to swim in the East Bay: seasonal pools, indoor water parks, beaches, lagoons, spraygrounds, you name it!