Reopening with reduced admission prices & limitations: Children’s Fairyland is a beloved storybook theme park for kids under age 8 at Lake Merritt in Oakland.
The oddball trolls hidden among the majestic redwoods and dripping vines make this small hike much more exciting for children.
It’s that time of year: Spring Break! Here is a list of programs that offer one-week sessions while school is closed during April.
Here’s a mission for your little explorers and instructions on how to have a successful hunt for salamanders in the Oakland hills.
The East Bay Depot for Creative Reuse is “every teacher’s first stop and every artist’s second home” for a good reason. Find your treasure.
The Oakland Zoo is open by reservation with lots of animals and the gondola. No indoor places or playgrounds though, so manage expectations.
Willow Park is a renovated playground in West Oakland that features two nature-themed play structures for big kids and tots.
Glowfari is reopening at the Oakland Zoo through March 13, 2021. Hundreds of gigantic glowing lanterns will be set up after dark.
As the Year of the Ox approaches, celebrating Lunar New Year around the Bay Area is mostly at home. Here’s how make the most of it with kids
Across the lake from Fairyland, the newly renovated Snow Park is a beautiful, urban playground you must visit.
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.