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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, December 8, 2018

Holidays Along the Farm Trails
(All day)
Sonoma County, Sebastopol
'Tis the season to celebrate with our community. Join Sonoma County farmers and producers as they...
West End Nursery Christmas House
8:00 am
West End Nursery, San Rafael
Get in the holiday spirit and visit the amazing Christmas House at San Rafael's West End Nursery....
Corte Madera Community Center
8:00 am
Corte Madera Community Center, Corte Madera
Corte Madera Parks and Recreation is inviting you and your families to a pancake breakfast with...
Cal Star Power Play
9:00 am
Cal Star Gymnastics, Novato
Participants 5 yrs. and under can run, jump and play in an open gymnastics environment. Bring the...
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...
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...
9:00 am
St. Stephen's School, San Francisco
Anatomy Academy (K-5th) Kids will learn all about the systems of the human body and what makes them...
9:00 am
Mill Valley Community Center, Mill Valley
Join Coach Tilda for a fun workout for the entire family! Geared towards kids of all ages and their...
Frosty Mountain Tree Farm, Sebastopol
9:00 am
Frosty Mountain Tree Farm, Sebastopol
Frosty Mountain Tree Farm grows Douglas firs, Monterey pines, and Sequioa redwoods to choose and...
9:00 am
Little Hills Christmas Tree Farm, Petaluma
Little Hills Christmas Tree Farm can be found in west Petaluma. This is one of our favorte u-cut...
9:00 am
Garlock Tree Farm, Sebastopol
Garlock Tree Farm has been growing trees in Sebastopol since 1966. They can be found in the...
9:00 am
Reindeer Ridge Christmas Tree Farm, Sebastopol
Reindeer Ridge Christmas Tree Farm is located literally right around the corner from Frosty...
9:30 am
Habitot Children's Museum, Berkeley
Discovery Museum for young children, toddlers and infants. Fun activities, hands on exhibits,...
Tis the Season at California Academy of Science
9:30 am
California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco
Experience a winter wonderland in the heart of San Francisco. Outdoor snow flurries, a hands-on...
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...
Kule Loklo Open House & Workday
10:00 am
Kule Loklo, Point Reyes Station
Visit a replica Coast Miwok village that offers a glimpse of life in pre-European California. Park...
My Sky at The Bay Area Discovery Museum
10:00 am
Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito
The phenomena of the night sky may seem far away, but interactive activities can bring them within...
The Great Dickens Christmas Fair
10:00 am
Cow Palace, Daly City
The Great Dickens Christmas Fair is a one-of-a-kind holiday adventure into Victorian London -  an...
Union Square Ice Rink
10:00 am
Union Square, San Francisco
Union Square, San Francisco's main shopping district, gets into the ice skating spirit during the...
Embarcadero Center Ice Rink San Francisco
10:00 am
Embarcadero Center, San Francisco
Celebrate the Holiday Spirit in San Francisco with the Bay Area’s largest outdoor ice rink, a...
10:00 am
Make It, Take It, Wrap It! Mill Valley Recreation Makers Fair!, Mill Valley
Make It, Take It, Wrap It! Mill Valley Recreation Makers Fair! The Mill Valley Recreation...
10:00 am
UC Botanical Garden, Berkeley
A Garden tradition, create gifts and decorations inspired by nature and the Garden's collection....
10:00 am
Grandma Buddy's Christmas Trees, Sebastopol
Growing trees since 1982, Grandma Buddy's is open daily from November 23 through December 22. They...
10:00 am
Pronzini's Christmas Trees, 3795 Adobe Road, Petaluma
Pronzini's Christmas Trees, who operate tree lots in Marin and Sonoma counties, also offer u-cut...
10:00 am
Margaret Todd Senior Center, Novato
Novato Parks, Recreation and Community Services will be holding its annual Holiday Crafts Faire at...
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
Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco
An irresistible holiday treat for the whole family featuring colorful giant puppets in a lavish...
10:30 am
Mount Tamalpais School, Mill Valley
Thinking about kindergarten? Looking for an alternative to your child’s elementary school education...
NorCal Ice
11:00 am
NorCal Ice, San Rafael
The NorCal Ice (formerly known as Marin on Ice) outdoor skating rink in San Rafael's Northgate Mall...
11:00 am
Fairfax Pavilion (on the hill in Bolinas Park), Fairfax
Kick off the holiday season with the Fairfax Craft Faire – a favorite community event! Shop for...
Fairfax Craft Faire
11:00 am
Fairfax Pavilion (on the hill in Bolinas Park), Fairfax
Kickoff the holiday season with the Fairfax Craft Faire – a favorite community event! Shop for...
11:00 am
UC Botanical Garden, Berkeley
Enjoy holiday shopping while finding beautiful and unusual gifts at our special holiday shopping...
Cirque de Boheme Yesterday
1:00 pm
CornerStone Sonoma, Sonoma
Welcome to the Cirque de Bohème! Created in Paris during a period called “les Années Folles,” this...
1:00 pm
Charles M. Schulz Museum, Santa Rosa
Meet, watch, and talk to cartoonist Eli Beaird, creator of the manga comic Action Land. Eli Beaird...
1:00 pm
The Sebastiani Theatre, Sonoma
With a cast comprised almost entirely of children, ages six to 18, The Snow Maiden is a full-length...
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...
1:30 pm
Bay Model Visitor Center, Sausalito
Join a Ranger or docent on a guided tour of the Bay Model, a 1.5 acre hydraulic model of the San ...
1:30 pm
Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco
An irresistible holiday treat for the whole family featuring colorful giant puppets in a lavish...
2:00 pm
Book Passage, Corte Madera
Path to Publishing Launch Party! Breton W. Kaiser Taylor introduces the Fay Linn Trilogy with his...
Cirque de Boheme Yesterday
3:00 pm
CornerStone Sonoma, Sonoma
Welcome to the Cirque de Bohème! Created in Paris during a period called “les Années Folles,” this...
4:00 pm
Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco
An irresistible holiday treat for the whole family featuring colorful giant puppets in a lavish...
Cirque de Boheme Yesterday
5:00 pm
CornerStone Sonoma, Sonoma
Welcome to the Cirque de Bohème! Created in Paris during a period called “les Années Folles,” this...
5:00 pm
Art Escape, Sonoma
Join us at Art Escape in Sonoma, California, for the launch of this wonderful children's book about...
NatureBridge Family Programs
5:30 pm
NatureBridge Golden Gate, Sausalito
Join NatureBridge Golden Gate as we discover one of the most amazing natural phenomenon,...
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