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  • Drop-in Indoor Play

    Looking for fun indoor play spaces for the little ones on a cold or rainy day? Here's our guide for fun indoor drop-in activities in Marin and beyond.

  • Holiday Guide 2018

    Our guide to tree farms, holiday events, activities, and fun for families in Marin and the Bay Area!

  • Visit the Rombeiro Christmas House!

    Get some holiday cheer at the Rombeiro Christmas House in Novato. Open nightly from 6–10 pm!

    Rombeiro Christmas House
  • 5 Easy Waterfall Hikes for Families

    Here are our picks for easy, family-friendly waterfall hikes in Marin.

  • Tahoe Family Fun this Holiday Season!

    Our guide to ski, snowboard, and snowplay fun for the whole family!

  • Horse-Drawn Tours of Novato's Holiday Lights

    Tour Novato's spectacular holiday lights the old fashioned way this winter

  • Hit the Ice this Holiday Season!

    Our Guide to holiday ice skating in the Bay Area

  • 4 Fall Family Staycation Destinations

    Here are some of our favorite family-friendly hotels and resorts here in the San Francisco Bay Area

Holiday Children's Books

December 14, 2018

Who doesn't love snuggling up on the couch on a cool December night with a great book to read together? Here are 12 fantastic new holiday-themed kids picture books, suggested by Clare and Susan at Book Passage in Corte Madera.

December 13, 2018

Acting, singing, and dancing in a local youth theater production is a great way to get used to performing in front of an audience, and it's a lot of fun, too.

December 13, 2018

I've always loved these little German spice cookies, and, after years of buying the ones from Trader Joes, I decided to try making them. They're really quite easy to make and even more delicious than the ones from the store.

December 12, 2018

Your weekend guide to festive family fun in Marin and the Bay Area for December 14–16. Check out our guide here!

December 11, 2018

Say goodbye to 2018 and welcome in the New Year at one of these family friendly events taking place in Marin and elsewhere in the Bay Area. Many of these celebrations take place earlier in the day or evening on December 31 so little ones can get a taste of New Year's Eve fun without staying up past their bedtimes.

Family Fun in Marin & the Bay Area

Classes for Kids

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.