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A Driving Christmas Light Tour of Walnut Creek and Concord

See who is bringing holiday cheer to their neighbors with the best Christmas Lights in the greater East Bay. We’ve got a map for you.

East Bay Restaurants with Kids’ Play Areas

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.

Trunk or Treat Halloween Carnival at El Cerrito

14 Trunk-or-Treat Events in the East Bay

Trunk or treat events, where kiddos can dress up in their costumes and go tailgating for candy from decorated car trunks, are back for 2022.

Children swimming at Castle Rock Pool in Walnut Creek

Castle Rock Pool: A Bucolic Swimming Destination

Located at the foothills of Mt. Diablo in Walnut Creek, Castle Rock Pool offers a peaceful setting for a swim.

Picking up a slice of Square pie guys Detroit-style pizza

Best Pizza in the East Bay for Families

50 favorite East Bay pizza places beloved by kids & families sliced up by type of crust including 10 for half-baked!

Child plays in plane play structure

Watch Planes Soar at Buchanan Field Playground in Concord

Plane-loving kiddos will love spotting airplanes and jets at Buchanan Field Playground and Observation Area. Plus, it’s free!

two milkshakes piled high with toppings

Favorite East Bay Milkshake Spots

My favorite milkshakes from Oakland and San Pablo to Walnut Creek include organic, vegan, and extremely delicious flavors. Drink it in your car!

girl dad mini golf

Mini-Golf at Putter’s Goat Track Country Club in Walnut Creek or Martinez

It’s the perfect time for some mini-golf fun at Putters Putt Putt — a charming, neighborhood mini golf course in Walnut Creek.

Larkey Swim Spash Playground

Now Open: Larkey Spray Ground in Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek’s Larkey Spray Ground is the perfect place to spend a sunny day in the Bay with kids 5 and under.

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