Ideas for road trips from the Bay Area, staycation outings, and other ways to spend your week off.
A family road trip to Palm Springs offers an extreme change of scenery and climate. My kids loved the heat and we loved the vibe. Masks on.
7 destinations with a ticket booth that will give you access to snow tubing or sledding with your kids nearish the Bay Area!
Our Northern California Overnight Camp Guide covers the Bay Area and beyond for kids as young as 7 to help you find the best sleepaway camp.
At Leland Snow Play, tickets allow you to ride tubes down a man-made hill as many times as you like, all-day access or for a 2-hour ticket.
Learn about Long Dream Farm, a working dairy farm in the Sierra foothills where families can stay overnight!
Where to take Bay Area kids to play in the snow? Skip the lifts. Here are five options for kid-friendly snow play with snowshoes or cross-country skis.
Ride an epic tree swing, make a wreath, roast marshmallows, cut your own Christmas tree, hike in the woods, and wrestle your brothers in the mud.
For those who are thinking about fun in the snow this winter, this AirBnB is about 15 minutes by car from the Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows ski resorts.
Three terrific places to take your train-obsessed kid on a getaway to Santa Cruz. And where to stay.
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.