How many of these day trips and adventures for grade school-age children can you squeeze into one week of your Bay Area staycation?
Parks & Playgrounds
25 fun activities, destinations, and places to wander with kids in Emeryville, CA. We love this little town with fab Bay views and hidden gems.
Tilden Park has fantastic free activities for families. Some of our favorite family places in Tilden Regional Park are totally free. Which ones do you love?
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.
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.