From downtown Berkeley’s Habitot to the best attractions on the Cal campus, this is a guide to fun things to do with kids in Berkeley.
Parks & Playgrounds
Lincoln Park is beautiful because of the awesome trees and the safe, inviting vibe. It’s a lovely place for Alameda’s East End families come together to play and be active.
Tahoe is a popular summer vacation spot among Bay Area locals. Make the trip with kids more manageable with these favorite roadside destinations.
The Montclair Park in Oakland is a fantastic park for kids of all ages. There are two playground areas for different ages and both are clean.
Discover a new-to-you playground in Berkeley! If we missed your favorite, please comment below!
This park has play areas, soccer, tennis, basketball, and is home to affordable summer camps for Alameda kids.
Four tiers of rope climbing; a super-sized interactive chime instrument; an extra-wide slide with an AstroTurf-protected landing at the base; and, a zip-line with seat for young riders.
Best free thing to do with kids in Oakland? A playground or park! Stay as long or short as you like.
We just love Hayward for families and young children and here are some of the BEST places to go including Sulphur Creek, Kennedy Park & lots more!
San Lorenzo Community Park is a true East Bay gem: Duck pond, massive play structure, paths, basketball courts, picnic areas.