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There are tons of things to do with kids in Oakland, CA. From parks and playgrounds to annual events, family-friendly brewpubs, and other insanely useful resources for Oakland parents, we have it here.

Best Kid-Friendly Oakland Places

Upcoming Events for Oakland Kids & Families

Saturday, June 22, 2024

10:00 am – 4:00 pm: Fairyland $8 Admission @ Children’s Fairyland, Oakland
10:30 am – 12:00 pm: Cereal Cinema @ The New Parkway Theater, Oakland
10:30 am – 11:15 am: Kamishibai Paper Theater @ Asian Branch | Oakland Public Library, Oakland
10:30 am – 11:15 am: Mike the Magician @ Golden Gate Branch | Oakland Public Library, Oakland
10:30 am – 11:00 am: Rockridge Family Storytime @ Rockridge Branch | Oakland Public Library, Oakland
11:00 am – 11:45 am: Drag King Storytime @ Temescal Branch | Oakland Public Library, Oakland

More Family-Friendly Oakland Stuff to Know

Park Profile: Updated Montclair Park

Montclair Park in Oakland is a fantastic park for kids of all ages. There are two playgrounds, a skate park and unique Wild West area ...
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Children’s Fairyland Membership: Is it Worth it?

Fairyland membership costs a family of five $159; we would only need to visit twice to break even. We do the math for you.
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Movie Theater Fun for ALL Ages at The New Parkway

See new movies with your baby in tow or bring your child to enjoy classic cartoons with sweet cereal at Oakland's beloved movie theater.
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When are Lake Temescal and Lake Anza Open for Swimming?

As of Summer 2023, Lake Temescal in Oakland is closed for swimming and Lake Anza is open. Be sure to check water quality before you ...
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Cheer on the Oakland Spiders Ultimate Disc Team

The Oakland Spiders are our local Ultimate Disc team and they play here in Oakland with a kids' zone. Kids 12 + under are FREE.
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Cheer On Oakland Roots Soccer Team

Have you been to a pro soccer game with your kids? The Oakland Roots play at Cal State East Bay through October. Kids under 5 ...
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Now Open: The Gardens at Lake Merritt

As we strolled The Gardens at Lake Merritt, near Children's Fairyland, my husband and I agreed that botanical gardens are usually a big win with ...

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