Events in Bay Area

August
Movies on the Square – Redwood City, August 29
Rockin’ Kids Sing Along at La Pena – Berkeley, August 30
Hawaiian Luau – Cupertino, August 30
Movie in the Park: The Incredibles 2 – Dublin, August 30
Friday Nights at OMCA – Oakland, August 30
Caterpillar Puppets (Free) – San Francisco, August 30
Movies in the Park – Cupertino, August 30, 31
Exit Strategy by Aurora Theatre Company – Berkeley, August 30 – September 29
A Day at the Farm – Los Altos Hills, August 31
Family Hike – Oakland, August 31
Hidden Villa Family Campout – Los Altos Hills, August 31
Saturdays are Special at Randall Museum – San Francisco, August 31
Triton Museum Family Art Day – Santa Clara, August 31
Cardinal Kids Day – Stanford, August 31
Komodo Festival at SF Zoo – San Francisco, August 31 – September 2

September
First Sunday at OMCA – Oakland, September 1
Family Fun Day at Asian Art Museum (Free) – San Francisco, September 1
Drop-in Art Studio at CJM – San Francisco, September 1, 8
Family Dance Class at ODC – San Francisco, September 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, September 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Anastasia – San Francisco, September 3-29
Presidio Stargazing Party – San Francisco, September 5
Starlight Movies in the Park: Ralph Breaks the Internet – Alameda, September 6
Outdoor Movie Night: Ralph Breaks the Internet – Hayward, September 6
First Friday Family Night at Curiodyssey – San Mateo, September 6
First Friday on Cooper Street – Santa Cruz, September 6
Movies in the Park – Cupertino, September 6, 7
Rockin’ Kids Sing Along at La Pena – Berkeley, September 6, 13, 20, 27
Friday Nights at OMCA – Oakland, September 6, 13, 20, 27
Port of Oakland Harbor Tour – Oakland, September 6, 20
Bollywood Night – Cupertino, September 7
Festa Coloniale Italiana – San Francisco, September 7
MakeArt Family Day – San Francisco, September 7
Mole and Mariachi Festival – Santa Cruz, September 7
Family Hike and Campfire – Sausalito, September 7
Family Day at Forest Hill Farm – San Ramon, September 7, 14, 21, 28
Saturdays are Special at Randall Museum – San Francisco, September 7, 14, 21, 28
Movies in Creek Park – San Anselmo, September 7, 21, 28
A Day at the Farm – Los Altos Hills, September 7, 8, 14, 15, 22, 29
The Wheels on the Bus by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – Berkeley, September 7 – February 2
Goodnight Gorilla by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – San Francisco, September 7 – February 2
Apples & Hops Garden Festival – Berkeley, September 8
Open Cockpit Day at Oakland Aviation Museum – Oakland, September 8
AndyZ in Concert – Redwood City, September 8
Sunday Streets – San Francisco, September 8
San Jose Mini Maker Fair – San Jose, September 8
Marine Science Sundays – Sausalito, September 8, 15, 22
Community Day at Curiodyssey – San Mateo, September 10
Santa Cruz County Fair – Watsonville, September 11-15
Family Fun Night at Habitot – Berkeley, September 13
Hayward Mariachi Festival – Hayward, September 13
Point Richmond Summer Concert Series – Richmond, September 13
Roundtable Reading – Berkeley, September 14
Fall Family Festival – Cupertino, September 14
2nd Saturday at Gamble Garden – Palo Alto, September 14
Korean Harvest Festival – San Francisco, September 14
Lantern Festival – San Jose, September 14
Full Moon Hike – San Jose, September 14
The Physics Show – Los Altos, September 14 & 15
Bay Area Pet Fair – Pleasanton, September 14 & 15
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, September 15
Cal Sailing Open House – Berkeley, September 15
Family Day at Sienna Ranch – Lafayette, September 15
Fiesta Patrias – Redwood City, September 15
Family Fun Day at Asian Art Museum – San Francisco, September 15
Autumn Moon Festival – San Mateo, September 15
Castro Adobe Open House – Watsonville, September 15
Model Railroad Show – Walnut Creek, September 15, 16
Cirque Mei – Palo Alto, September 18
Boardwalk Fall Campout – Santa Cruz, September 21-22
California Natives: Plants & People – Berkeley, September 21
Ocean Appreciation Day at Slide Ranch – Muir Beach, September 21
Family Fun Day at the Foster – Palo Alto, September 21
Sunset Community Festival – San Francisco, September 21
California Coastal Clean Up Day – Several Locations, September 21
Family Friendly Bike Ride – San Francisco, September 21
Boardwalk Fiesta – Santa Cruz, September 21
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – Berkeley, September 21 – October 29
Sunday Sampler at Berkeley Rep – Berkeley, September 22
Sunday Streets – San Francisco, September 22
JAMBand Family Festival – San Francisco, September 22
Community Day at Curiodyssey – San Mateo, September 24
Sea Otter Awareness Week – Santa Cruz, September 24-29
Toddler Day at Slide Ranch – Muir Beach, September 27
Beauty and the Beast Sing Along – Danville, September 28
Harvest Festival at Filoli – Palo Alto, September 28
Worldwide Day of Play – Santa Rosa, September 28
Planetarium Shows at DeAnza College – Cupertino, September 28
Baby Rave – Oakland, September 29
Museum Mondays for Little Ones – Santa Rosa, September 30

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October
Free First Friday at the History Museum – San Mateo, October 4
First Friday Family Night at Curiodyssey – San Mateo, October 4
The Legend of Sleep Hollow by PYT – Mountain View, October 4-5
Rockin’ Kids Sing Along at La Pena – Berkeley, October 4, 11, 18, 25
Friday Nights at OMCA – Oakland, October 4, 11, 18, 25
Port of Oakland Harbor Tour – Oakland, October 4, 25
Bird Exploration Family Day – Muir Beach, October 5
A Starry Halloween Party at Gamble Garden – Palo Alto, October 5
Planetarium Shows at DeAnza College – Cupertino, October 5, 12, 19, 26
Family Day at Forest Hill Farm – San Ramon, October 5, 12, 19, 26
A Day at the Farm – Los Altos, October 5, 12, 13, 19, 20
PortFest – Redwood City, October 5
Kids Night at the Museum – Santa Rosa, October 5
Break a Sweat for Education Fun Run – Walnut Creek, October 5
Roaring Camp Harvest Fair – Felton, October 5-6
Last Stop on Market Street by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – Berkeley, October 5-20
Movies in Creek Park – San Anselmo, October 5, 12, 19
Saturdays are Special at Randall Museum – San Francisco, October 5, 12, 19, 26
SF Music Day – San Francisco, October 6
Wildlife Festival – San Jose, October 6
Museum Mondays for Little Ones – Santa Rosa, October 7, 14, 21, 28
Family Dance Class at ODC – San Francisco, October 6, 13, 20, 27
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, October 6, 13, 20, 27
Fleet Week – San Francisco, October 7-14
Pinocchio by Fantasy Forum – Walnut Creek, October 10
Family Fun Night at Habitot – Berkeley, October 11
Gamble Garden Monarch Festival – Palo Alto, October 12
Zoppe Italian Family Circus – Redwood City, October 11 – November 13
Roundtable Reading – Berkeley, October 12
Diwali Festival of Lights – Cupertino, October 12
Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration – Santa Rosa, October 12
2nd Saturday on the Farm – Watsonville, October 12
Orchard Day at Filoli – Woodside, October 12
Thomas and Percy’s Halloween Party – Palo Alto, October 12-27
Your Song My Song – Berkeley, October 13
Sukkot Celebration – Palo Alto, October 13
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, October 13
Marine Science Sundays – Sausalito, October 13, 27
Ten Year Festival at OFJCC – Palo Alto, October 18
Wildlife and Harvest Day – Cupertino, October 19
Fall Harvest at Slide Ranch – Muir Beach, October 19
Family Fun Day at the Foster – Palo Alto, October 19
Dia de los Muertos at OMCA – Oakland, October 19 & 20
Decorate a Pumpkin – Palo Alto, October 19
Penguins and Pajamas Sleepover at Cal Academy – San Francisco, October 19
Family Friendly Bike Ride – San Francisco, October 19
Castro Adobe Open House – Watsonville, October 19
Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival – Half Moon Bay, October 19-20
Cal Sailing Open House – Berkeley, October 20
Baby Rave – Oakland, October 20
Sunday Streets – San Francisco, October 20
Bug Eating Carnivorous Plants – Berkeley, October 26
International Archaeology Day – San Francisco, October 26
North Bay Science Discovery Day – Santa Rosa, October 26
Viva Momix – Berkeley, October 26-27
Halloween Family Campout at Slide Ranch – Muir Beach, October 26-27
East Bay Mini Maker Faire – Oakland, October 27
Family Art Day – Palo Alto, October 27
JAMBand Family Festival – San Francisco, October 27
Science Fiction Turned Fact – San Francisco, October 27

November
Free First Friday at the History Museum – San Mateo, November 1
Flora and Ulysses by PYT – Mountain View, November 1-2
Rockin’ Kids Sing Along at La Pena – Berkeley, November 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Friday Nights at OMCA – Oakland, November 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Dia de los Muertos Family Campout – Muir Beach, November 2 & 3
Fall Train Show – Santa Clara, November 2 & 3
Planetarium Shows at DeAnza College – Cupertino, November 2, 9, 16
Saturdays are Special at Randall Museum – San Francisco, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Family Day at Forest Hill Farm – San Ramon, November 2, 9, 16, 23
Fall Free Family Day at BAMPFA – Berkeley, November 3
Family Dance Class at ODC – San Francisco, November 3, 10, 17, 24
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, November 3, 10, 17, 24
Museum Mondays for Little Ones – Santa Rosa, November 4, 11, 18, 25
Family Fun Night at Habitot – Berkeley, November 8
Roundtable Reading – Berkeley, November 9
Family Fun Day at the Foster – Palo Alto, November 9
Penguins and Pajamas Sleepover at Cal Academy – San Francisco, November 9
2nd Saturday on the Farm – Watsonville, November 9
Peter Pan by PYT – Mountain View, November 9-17
A Year with Frog and Toad by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – Berkeley, November 9 – December 23
Magic with Patrick Martin – Santa Rosa, November 10
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, November 10
Marine Science Sundays – Sausalito, November 10, 24
First Friday Family Night at Curiodyssey – San Mateo, November 11
Free Day at the Charles Schulz Museum (Free) – Santa Rosa, November 11
The Art of Soil – Berkeley, November 16
Sara Lovell Concert – Berkeley, November 16
Give Thankful Family Farm Day – Muir Beach, November 16
Family Hike and Campfire – Sausalito, November 16
Thanksgiving Feast with Snoopy – Santa Rosa, November 16
Construction Site on Christmas Night by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – Sunnyvale, November 16-24
Model Railroad Show – Walnut Creek, November 16-25
Cal Sailing Open House – Berkeley, November 17
Baby Rave – Oakland, November 17
Castro Adobe Open House – Watsonville, November 17
Stunt Dog Experience – Palo Alto, November 23
Full-Spectrum Science – San Francisco, November 24
Family Fun Weekend at the Schulz Museum – Santa Rosa, November 29 & 30
Peking Acrobats – Berkeley, November 29-December 1
Coco at OMCA – Oakland, November 30
Construction Site on Christmas Night by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – Sunnyvale, November 30 – December 29

December
Free First Friday at the History Museum – San Mateo, December 6
Family Dance Class at ODC – San Francisco, December 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, December 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Museum Mondays for Little Ones – Santa Rosa, December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
The Secret Garden by PYT – Mountain View, December 6-7
Friday Nights at OMCA – Oakland, December 6, 13
Rockin’ Kids Sing Along at La Pena – Berkeley, December 6, 13, 20, 27
Holiday Nature Crafts – Berkeley, December 7
Stargazing Party – San Francisco, December 7
Bah Humbug Fun Run & Kids Dash – San Ramon, December 7
Family Hike and Campfire – Sausalito, December 7
Castro Adobe Open House – Watsonville, December 7
Planetarium Shows at DeAnza College – Cupertino, December 7, 14
Family Day at Forest Hill Farm – San Ramon, December 7, 14
Saturdays are Special at Randall Museum – San Francisco, December 7, 14, 21, 28
Hands On Chanukah – Santa Rosa, December 8
Marine Science Sundays – Sausalito, December 8, 22
Community Day at Curiodyssey – San Mateo, December 11
Family Fun Night at Habitot – Berkeley, December 13
Frozen by Pleasanton Youth Theatre Company – Pleasanton, December 13-22
Octopretzel Concert – Berkeley, December 14
Kids Night at the Museum – Santa Rosa, December 14
2nd Saturday on the Farm – Watsonville, December 14
Gingerbread Dog House Workshop – Santa Rosa, December 14 & 15
Jingle Shells Arts & Craft Festival – Santa Cruz, December 15
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, December 15
Baby Rave – Oakland, December 15
The Biggest Gift by Fantasy Forum – Walnut Creek, December 19-22
Full Spectrum Science – San Francisco, December 22

January
A Year with Frog and Toad by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – San Francisco, January 4 – 19
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, January 5, 12, 19, 26
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, January 12
Sunday Sampler at Berkeley Rep – Berkeley, January 12
Baby Rave – Oakland, January 12
Community Day at Curiodyssey – San Mateo, January 24

February
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – Berkeley, February 1 – March 15
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, February 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Penguins and Pajamas Sleepover at Cal Academy – San Francisco, February 8
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, February 9
Baby Rave – Oakland, February 16

March
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Once Upon a Time by Fantasy Forum – Walnut Creek, March 5-8
Penguins and Pajamas Sleepover at Cal Academy – San Francisco, March 7
Newsies by PYT – Mountain View, March 7-15
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, March 8
The Underwater Bubble Show – Palo Alto, March 14
Mnozil Brass Cirque – Berkeley, March 21
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – San Francisco, March 21 – April 5
Sunday Sampler at Berkeley Rep – Berkeley, March 22
Baby Rave – Oakland, March 22

April
Boardwalk Fun Run – Santa Cruz, April 5
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, April 5, 12, 19, 26
Yamato: The Drummers of Japan – Berkeley, April 7
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, April 12
Cal Day – Berkeley, April 18
Uni the Unicorn by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – Berkeley, April 18 – May 24
Family Day at Sienna Ranch – Lafayette, April 19
Baby Rave – Oakland, April 19

May
Penguins and Pajamas Sleepover at Cal Academy – San Francisco, May 2, 22
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, May 3, 10, 17, 24
Mother’s Day Brunch at Roaring Camp – Felton, May 10
The Crimson Pirate by Fantasy Forum – Walnut Creek, May 7-10
The Sound of Music by PYT – Mountain View, May 9-17
Family Day at Sienna Ranch – Lafayette, May 10
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, May 10
Uni the Unicorn by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – Sunnyvale, May 30 – June 7

June
Penguins and Pajamas Sleepover at Cal Academy – San Francisco, June 5
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, June 7, 14, 21, 28
Uni the Unicorn by Bay Area Children’s Theatre – San Francisco, June 13-28
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, June 14

July
Bicycle Sunday on Canada Rd – Woodside, July 5, 12, 19, 26
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee – Mountain View, July 10-12
Second Sundays at Cantor Arts Center – Stanford, July 12
Frozen Junior by PYT – Mountain View, July 16-20
Day Out with Thomas at Roaring Camp – Felton, July 26 – August