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Family Events Calendar

Find the perfect event for your family! Our calendar highlights the best family events, outings, and activities in Marin and the San Francisco Bay Area.

Check back often for new and updated event listings, or add your own event to the calendar.

All event listings are believed accurate at the time of posting, but schedules are subject to change without notice. Please confirm with event organizer before attending.

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Stafford Lake Park Novato
8:00 am
Various Parks in Marin, Novato
Free access to all parks on the first Saturday of the month. We named this program "Measure A Days...
Marin Country Mart Farmers Market
9:00 am
Marin Country Mart Farmers Market, Larkspur
Enjoy the best local and organic produce, flowers, pastured meats, seafood, organic cheeses, yogurt...
Marin General Hospital
9:00 am
Marin General Hospital, Greenbrae
The childbirth preparation classes prepare the expectant couple for the physical and emotional...
Marin Country Mart
9:00 am
Marin Country Mart, Larkspur
Meet us at the Mart on 5 May for a free, all-day Cinco de Mayo celebration - fun for the whole...
Angel Island Advenure Race
9:00 am
Angel Island State Park, Tiburon
If adventure and surprises get your adrenaline pumping, then it is time to test your skills and...
9:00 am
The New Wheel, Larkspur
Test drive 50+ of the best electric bicycles picked for the hills of the Bay Area. FREE BREAKFAST...
Children's Museum Sonoma County
9:00 am
Childrens Museum of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa
The Children's Museum of Sonoma County provides hands-on, interactive exhibits and activities in a...
We ♥ Mom Spring Craft & Gift Market
9:00 am
Mill Valley Community Center, Mill Valley
We are very happy to announce our second annual We ♥ Mom Spring Craft & Gift Market. This year...
Broom Busters Work Day at Old St. Hilary’s Preserve Tiburon
9:00 am
Old St. Hilary’s Preserve, Tiburon
Old St. Hilary’s Open Space Preserve has a friend in the Broom Buster team, a loyal group of...
9:30 am
Habitot Children's Museum, Berkeley
Discovery Museum for young children, toddlers and infants. Fun activities, hands on exhibits,...
Touch a truck
9:30 am
Oak View Nursery School, San Rafael
Mark your calendars for Touch A Truck on May 5th!  9:30am – 12:00pm at Oak View (rain or shine) $5/...
Play-Well TEKnologies
10:00 am
Play-Well Marin, San Anselmo
We offer structured and free form hands-on activities in engineering, physics, architecture, and...
10:00 am
Cascade Canyon School, Fairfax
Come and explore Cascade Canyon School's Open House/STEAM and Science Fair on May 15.
Studio 4 Art
10:00 am
Studio 4 Art, Novato
Family and friends welcome to create together! Get your weekend started with a group activity. All...
Tour of Novato Fun Fair
10:00 am
Downtown Novato Community Farmers' Market, Novato
Admission to the Community Fair is free. Bring the whole family, spread out a blanket and take in...
Snoopy Home Ice
10:30 am
Snoopy's Home Ice, Santa Rosa
A session for children 11 & under and their parents/guardians. This session includes a beginner...
10:30 am
Point Bonita YMCA, Sausalito
The Marin Headlands is home to numerous animal species! We will be on the lookout for evidence of...
May Faire at Marin Waldorf School
10:30 am
Marin Waldorf School, San Rafael
Bring the family to celebrate Spring with music, dancing, flower crowns and food. All ages are...
Creative Family Fun
11:00 am
Presidio Officers' Club, San Francisco, CA 94129
Drop in on Saturdays between 11 am to 3 pm for fun activities, crafts, and learning based on the...
Barnes & Noble Storytime
11:00 am
Barnes & Noble, Corte Madera
Bring the little ones for storytime. Llama Llama is becoming a reader and can't wait to show his...
11:00 am
Bon Air Center, Greenbrae
Celebrate the vibrant history of Kentfield, Greenbrae and Marin County with this free, festive...
de Young Museum
11:00 am
de Young Museum, San Francisco
The Family Art Making table offers a drop-in art project activity and gallery guide led by...
Castles and kites Doran Regional Beach
11:00 am
Doran Regional Park, Bodega Bay
Celebrate the joys of sandcastle building and kite flying at the beach with the entire family....
Japantown Children's Day Festival San Francisco
11:00 am
Peach Plaza, San Francisco
Join us as we celebrate Children's Day (Kodomo no Hi) on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Japantown's Peace...
1:00 pm
Bay Model Visitor Center, Sausalito
Explore the magic marine wildlife of the Pacific Remote Islands. A photo exhibit by Shark Stewards...
Merrie May Faire
1:00 pm
Town Hall Lawn San Anselmo, San Anselmo
Merrie May Faire: An Interactive Afternoon with Shakespeare and Friends Saturday, May 5, 2018 1:...
1:00 pm
Berkeley Playhouse, Berkeley
 Based on the beloved novel by Roald Dahl, this all-new musical adventure is sure to be this season...
1:30 pm
Bear Valley Visitor Center, Point Reyes Station
Come join a Park Ranger to learn more about Point Reyes National Seashore's natural and cultural...
Judy Moody & Stink
1:30 pm
BACT Berkeley Center, Berkeley
Ahoy! Join the race as Judy and Stink follow clues in their quest for doubloons and a trip on a...
2:30 pm
Peralta Hacienda Historical Park, Oakland
Calling All Eco-Explorers! Youth ages 5-15 will be up to their elbows in fun, hands-on activities...
4:00 pm
Book Passage-By-the-Bay, Sausalito
Children's Book Week Event! A Book Scavenger Hunt for kids ages 8-12! Pick-up a special Book...
6:00 pm
Cal Star Gymnastics, Novato
Drop the kids off and head out for a much needed date night. Participants K–6th grade can run, jump...
7:00 pm
Marin General Hospital, Greenbrae
The childbirth preparation classes prepare the expectant couple for the physical and emotional...
PAAM
7:00 pm
Showcase Theater, san Rafael
Join PAAM for their Annual Showcase! Featuring PAAM’s Conservatory students performing dance...
The Playhouse San Anselmo presents Annie
7:30 pm
The Playhouse San Anselmo, San Anselmo
The musical based on the popular comic strip, Little Orphan Annie, has become a worldwide...
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