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.
Favorite places in Oakland with kids
Upcoming events for Oakland kids
04/25/19 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm | Scientific Adventures: Wildlife Garden (Habitat Installation and Planting) at Golden Gate Branch | Oakland Public Library
Here are our most recent posts about things to do with kids in Oakland.
The Fairyland children’s book festival, Saturday, May 18, from 10 to 4, will bring together more than 30 Bay Area children’s authors and illustrators who will do read-alouds and demonstrations and talk about their craft with kids and parents.
Tips for fun and saving money at Oakland baseball games, brought to you by 510Families.com and the Oakland Athletics.
Golden State Warriors watch parties make it possible to enjoy a night out cheering with other DubNation fans of most ages.
When restaurants have play areas, or even a small basket of chalk and a chalkboard, it can make a parent’s life easier. We are grateful for these East Bay restaurants who welcome our kids with open arms, and a handful of toys.
Ballet and pre-dance classes for toddlers and children under five are both popular and prolific. Find the perfect dance class for your child.
Every week, these family-friendly events will include free baseball and softball clinics designed for kids ages 5 to 13. No equipment or experience is required.
How many of these day trips and adventures for grade school-age children can you squeeze into one week of your Bay Area staycation?
On a rainy day, here are some great indoor fun East Bay destinations to make your kids happy and run off those ya-yas!
Multi-lingual EBI: A bilingual education opportunity for East Bay kids with pre-k through 8th grade education in Oakland and Emeryville.