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Oakland Parks and Playgrounds

Best free thing to do with kids in Oakland? A playground or park! Stay as long or short as you like.

15 Toddler-Friendly Hikes in the East Bay

Hiking with a toddler can be a walk down the street, or a quest to find bugs or fairies. We love these East Bay places that spark joy for our little ones.

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Toddler Pick: A Short Hike Around Jewel Lake

The small hike around Jewel Lake in Tilden Park is a wonderful trek for toddlers and the parents who love them.

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Get your kid riding

Ride with Your Kids! May is Bike Month

Bike to School day is May 5 and is lots of fun; the message is to get more kids riding for fun and transit. Put on your helmet.

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2021 East Bay Mother’s Day Guide

We love and appreciate you, Moms! Inspiration for celebration activities, places to eat, and tasty treats for Mother’s Day.

Tilden Park Steam Trains

Tilden Park Steam Trains Now Open

The Tilden Park steam trains in the Berkeley hills are open on weekends and holidays. Wonderful fun for toddlers. Plan your visit.

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Visiting iconic murals in San Francisco's Umbrella Alley. | Photo: Julia Gidwani

Visit Umbrella Alley and Add a Touch of Kid-friendly Whimsy to an SF Adventure

Give your kids a camera and get up close with one of San Francisco’s latest Instagram-worthy art experience destinations.

Impress Your Kids: Hike into a Real Volcano & Labyrinth in Oakland 

Sibley Volcanic Regional Preserve’s Special Labyrinth can be hiked to with school-aged kids in less than two hours, round trip.

Tilden Park carousel

Now Open: Tilden Park’s Merry-Go-Round

The merry-go-round in Tilden Regional Park is an antique carousel with hand-carved and painted wooden carousel animals to ride.

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Adventure playground

Reopening Weekends on April 10: Adventure Playground Berkeley

Adventure Playground Berkeley lets kids imagine, build, and decorate their own play structures with saws, hammers, nails, and paint.

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