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  • Fun Things to do This Week!

    Check out our list of fun things to do with the kiddos this week, September 20–26!

  • Make Our Favorite Apple Pie

    This is my go-to recipe for our favorite homemade apple pie. Try using local Gravenstein apples that are available right now!

    Homemade apple pie
  • Marin and Sonoma County Pumpkin Patches 2021

    Fall is almost upon us, so here's our updated annual guide to pumpkin patches in Marin and southern Sonoma counties. Pumpkin patches will be opening in late September or early October.

  • 5 Fall Family Hikes in Marin

    Fall offers some of the finest weather of the year in Marin and the Bay Area, so take a hike with the kiddos!

    Fall family hikes in Marin

September 23, 2021

One of fall's most fun traditions is the corn maze, so gather up the kiddos and get lost (not permanently, of course) in one of these masterpieces of misdirection. Here's our guide to the best corn mazes in the North Bay, the San Francisco Bay Area, and beyond.

September 22, 2021

Fall is almost upon us, so here's our updated annual guide to pumpkin patches in Marin and southern Sonoma counties. Pumpkin patches will be opening in late September or early October.
Pumpkin patch

September 22, 2021

While there are plenty of awesome pumpkin patches to choose from in Marin and southern Sonoma counties, you can find other great places to pick up pumpkins and other Halloween and autumn treats throughout the greater Bay Area. Here's a guide to out-of-town pumpkin patches that we've either visited or had recommended to us.

September 21, 2021

All aboard for some Halloween fun! This fall, combine Halloween festivities with a fun family train ride on one of Northern California's historic railroads. Pick the perfect pumpkin or enjoy a spooky (or not-so spooky) train ride this fall.

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Halloween & Fall Fun in Marin: Find Pumpkin Patches & More!

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