Parades, pancakes, festivals, & fireworks! Our Fourth of July Guide for East Bay families has it all. Sponsored by Sarah’s Science.
Favorite places in Oakland with kids
Upcoming events for Oakland kids
07/17/19 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am | Kindergym Toddler Summer Mini Sessions for Under 3s at Temple Beth Abraham
07/17/19 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm | Free Playgroups for Family, Friend, and Neighbor Caregivers at EBALDC Lion Creek Crossings
Here are our most recent posts about things to do with kids in Oakland.
Powered by our local libraries, Discover & Go gets you and your kids in free to some of our most popular museums and attractions for zero dollars. FREE!
So many great places to swim in the East Bay: seasonal pools, indoor water parks, beaches, lagoons, spraygrounds, you name it!
Here is a list of outdoor street fairs, carnivals, Bay Area county fairs, and festivals to pencil into your Summer plans from before summer starts to after autumn rolls in!
Summer Bay Area planner: Ice cream, camp-outs, art, s’mores, swimming, outdoor movies, hiking, animal encounters, a little bit of everything!
This lovely outdoor musical theater experience in Oakland’s Joaquin Miller Park is a must-do summer date night or outing for older kids.
Free summer lunch is an important resource for families who will be missing their free school lunches. Here are locations in Oakland and Berkeley where kids can get free lunch this summer.