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21 Best Things to Do With Kids in Berkeley

Berkeley can keep a family happily busy all day, from the marina to the hills and the playgrounds and creeks in between.

Tilden Park Steam Trains

Tilden Park Steam Trains are a Cheap Thrill

The Tilden Park steam trains in the Berkeley hills are open daily for summer vacation. Wonderful fun for toddlers. Plan your visit.

two girls in a hand made play structure

14 Super Berkeley Parks and Playgrounds

Leave your neighborhood and push your stroller to a new-to-you park or playground in Berkeley. Some have unique features.

On Lake Chabot with kids

Lake Chabot Regional Park: Trails and Boats

Lake Chabot park has hiking trails, boating, biking hiking, and places to eat. An on-site cafe sells fishing bait and licenses, food, and drinks.

jewel lake and kid

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.

San Pablo Library Reading

Free and Cheap Activities Scheduled This Month

Free and Cheap activities for your family this month. Some of the best things in life are FREE, right? Now go do them with your kids in the East Bay already.

Albany Memorial Park tot park

12 Things to Do at Memorial Park in Albany

Memorial Park in Albany is home to so many family-friendly resources and events, that all parents in communities north of Berkeley should know about it.

Children playing on boat

7 Playgrounds & Viewing Spots for Boat-Loving Kids

Sail over to these nautical-inspired play structures throughout the East Bay if your kid can’t get enough of boats! Plus, details on where to spot or ride boats.

San Pablo Park Climbing Structure with slide and kids

Berkeley Park Profile: San Pablo Park

Visit Berkeley’s oldest park for new play structures, big fields, baseball, basketball, tennis, community center, and room to run.

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