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  • Best Marin Beaches for Families

    Here's our list of the best Marin County Beaches for a day of family fun.

  • Best Water Parks in the Bay Area

    All of these parks offer thrilling water slides and gentler aquatic adventures like lazy rivers, wave pools, and kids' activity areas.

     Best Water Parks in the Bay Area
  • Marin Summer Survival Guide 2019

    Summer's almost here! Check out our hot list of fun things to do with the kids this summer.

     Marin Summer Survival Guide 2018
  • Family Fun at the Sonoma County Fair

    The fairs opens on August 1 at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, and runs through Sunday, August 11

     Summer County Fairs in Marin and the San Francisco Bay Area
  • Challenge Yourself on a Ropes Course in Tahoe

    Tahoe Treetop Adventures is a must-do activity for the entire family this summer.

    Tahoe treetop ropes course
  • 8 Awesome Summer Hikes for Families in Marin

    Gather up the kids and hit the trail for one of these easy and fun summer hikes.

  • Get Away to Truckee this Summer

    The historic town of Truckee is the perfect place for a family getaway this summer.

    Donner Lake Truckee
  • Marin Community Pools 2019

    Here's our list of swimming pools throughout the county that are open to the public and offer drop-in recreational swim hours for families.

    Cool Off at Marin Community Pools 2018
Thomas the Tank Engine at Day Out with Thomas at Roaring Camp Railroads

July 23, 2019

Coming this weekend, July 26–28 & July 31–August 4, 2019! Is your child a Thomas the Tank Engine fanatic? If so, your chance to experience all things Thomas & Friends and even take a ride on a train drawn by Thomas the Tank Engine himself this weekend.
Hamilton Community Pool Novato

July 23, 2019

Looking for a pool in Marin to keep cool on a warm spring or summer day? Here's our list of swimming pools throughout the county that are open to the public and offer drop-in recreational swim hours for families.
Sonoma County Fair

July 23, 2019

The 2019 Sonoma County Fair starts Thursday, August 1 at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, and runs through Sunday, August 11. This year's Sonoma County Fair theme is "Salute to Heroes" and honors our first responders. It's well worth the trip up to Santa Rosa!
Spring Lake Water Park Santa Rosa

July 22, 2019

When the summer temperatures start to heat up, then it's time to find a place to cool off with the kiddos.
Treetop adventures ropes course Tahoe

July 22, 2019

Like many families in Marin it's a tradition for us to visit Lake Tahoe for an active summer vacation. One of the activities that my kids always love to do is to challenge themselves and have a blast at the aerial adventure courses operated by Tahoe Treetop Adventures.

Marin Mommies is the go-to guide for parents and families in Marin County and the San Francisco Bay Area, with events and activities, local schools, neighborhoods, summer camps, travel ideas, and more.

2019 Marin Summer Camp Guide