10 thumbs up. Pile the kids into the station wagon for 5:20pm drive-in movie showings.
Ride on a presidential yacht with Santa Claus and some elves. Unlimited cookies, cocoa, and views of the Oakland skyline with souvenirs.
We love holiday lights! Whether you stay in the car and do a “drive-by” or get out to stroll, visiting holiday light displays is a fun winter tradition.
East Bay Christmas tree lots from Alameda, Oakland, Castro Valley, Berkeley range from fast, playful, to woodsy. Choose your favorite!
Hit the jackpot of lights at the Oakland Zoo. ZooLights requires admission prices even for members, but it is way cool. Santa occasionally.
This list of 2017 Christmas tree lightings provides options in the East Bay and beyond.
Here are a few magical holiday train rides for families wanting to keep it low key and those willing to drive a bit! All aboard!
Our HOG WILD Pumpkin Patch Party & Playdate at Alameda Point was a lovely sunny day full of bouncing, farm animals, and lots of pumpkins.
Save 15% on advance sale mini maker faire tickets with code: 510FAM. The East Bay Mini Maker Faire is Sunday October 22, 2017. 10am to 5pm.
So many great places to swim in the East Bay: seasonal pools, indoor water parks, beaches, lagoons, spraygrounds, you name it!
Update from Thursday, October 12: Due to poor air quality, the event has been canceled for 2017.
The pumpkin patch portion of G & M Farms couldn’t be cuter. Grab a red Radio Flyer wagon and pick from rows of perfectly placed round pumpkins.
Win a family pack of tickets to this year’s Mini Maker Faire at Park Day School. Save 15% on tickets with our special code.
Almost everything at Petaluma’s Great Peter Pumpkin Patch is FREE: hay rides, cheese tasting, hay maze, hay towers to climb, and so on.
Fun and scary (mostly not-so-scary!) Halloween events and activities for kids in Oakland, Berkeley, and surrounding areas.