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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.

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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.

Sunday, December 12, 2021

Santa in sleigh with reindeer
(All day)
The Village at Corte Madera, Corte Madera
The magic of the holiday season comes alive with a visit to Santa’s winter wonderland. Santa will...
Marin Farmers Market, San Rafael
8:00 am
Civic Center, San Rafael
The Sunday Marin Farmers Market first opened in 1987, and has grown to become the third largest...
Breakfast with Santa, San Francisco CA
8:30 am
Neiman Marcus, San Francisco
Neiman Marcus San Francisco invites you and your family to join us for BREAKFAST WITH SANTA, and...
Iceless Skating Rink Bay Area Discovery Museum
9:00 am
Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito
Winter fun arrives at the Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) on December 1. Slide onto our...
West End Nursery Christmas House, San Rafael
9:00 am
West End Nursery, San Rafael
Get in the holiday spirit and visit the amazing Christmas House at San Rafael's West End Nursery....
Antique French Market Marin
9:00 am
Marin Civic Center-Fairgrounds, San Rafael
The French Market, Marins' Outdoor Antique Market. A French Style Street Market. Stroll through...
How Things Work
9:00 am
Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito
The Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) two all new fun and educational exhibits are now open to all...
Garlock Tree Farm–Sebastopol
9:00 am
Garlock Tree Farm, Sebastopol
Garlock Tree Farm has been growing trees in Sebastopol since 1966. They can be found in the...
Little Hills Christmas Tree Farm–Petaluma
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...
Holiday teddy bear tea Ritz Carlton San Francisco
10:00 am
The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco
An annual holiday tradition, children are invited to gather for Teddy Bear Tea in the festively...
Union Square Ice Rink, San Francisco
10:00 am
Union Square, San Francisco
The Safeway Holiday Ice Rink in Union Square will usher in the holiday season on Wednesday,...
Gingerbread houses
10:00 am
Belvedere Community Center, Belvedere
Winter wonderland is here! Come decorate your gingerbread house with icing and candy-galore! You...
Carquinez Model Railroad Society Open House December 11-12
10:00 am
Carquinez Model Railroad Society, Crockett
Come join the Carquinez Model Railroad Society in Crockett Saturday and Sunday December 11-12 from...
Drive thru Dickens' London carolers
11:00 am
Cow Palace Lower Exhibition Halls, Daly City
Join us for a decidedly different Dickens Christmas event this season. Drive Thru Dickens’ London...
Mark Foehringer's Nutcracker Sweets
11:00 am
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco
Mark Foehringer Dance Project|SF announces the return of in-person performances for its annual...
Holiday Tea with Crown & Crumpet
11:00 am
Marin Art & Garden Center, Ross
Visit The Shop for an elevated Afternoon Tea experience featuring seasonal ingredients and...
Corte Madera Town Center Free Santa Photos and Gift Wrapping
12:00 pm
Town Center Corte Madera, Corte Madera
Celebrate the holidays at Town Center Corte Madera. Our merchants have the perfect gift for...
Gingerbread cookies and candy cane
12:00 pm
Mark Hopkins Hotel, San Francisco
Join the Mark Hopkins for a magical afternoon at their Children's Magical Tea, featuring a Balloon...
Cirque de Boheme
1:00 pm
Cornerstone Sonoma, Sonoma
"Behind the Mirror" is the new 2021 Cirque de Bohème show! An old-style circus show based on the...
Marin Ballet's Nutcracker, San Rafael
1:00 pm
Marin Veterans' Memorial Auditorium, San Rafael
Marin Ballet: NUTCRACKER December 11 & 12, 1 & 5 pm Adults: $53, Youth and Seniors: $31 (...
 Gingerbread Doghouse Workshops, Charles M. Schulz Museum
1:00 pm
Charles M. Schulz Museum, Santa Rosa
Assemble and decorate Snoopy’s doghouse out of gingerbread, complete with a marshmallow Snoopy on...
1:00 pm
Snoopy's Home Ice, Santa Rosa
In Santa Rosa you can find Snoopy's Home Ice at the Redwood Empire Ice Arena. Opened by the late...
Tea
1:00 pm
Fairmont San Francisco, San Francisco
The holiday season is not complete without a celebration of tradition and magic with Fairmont San...
ODC/Dance Velveteen Rabbit
2:00 pm
Blue Shield of California Theater at YBCA, San Francisco
ODC/Dance enlivens Margery Williams’ classic tale of a well-worn nursery rabbit that becomes real....
Transcendence Theatre Broadway Holiday Spectacular
2:00 pm
Belos Cavalos, Kenwood
Experience an all-new holiday show in 2021 from Transcendence Theatre Company. This year, the...
San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker
2:00 pm
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
Step into the reverie of little Clara in this unforgettable holiday tale and enter a magical...
The Magic Lamp at Presidio Theatre
2:00 pm
Presidio Theatre, San Francisco
This December the newly renovated Presidio Theatre is presenting The Magic Lamp, a new holiday show...
Grace Cathedral Christmas
3:00 pm
Grace Cathedral, San Francisco
Christmas at Grace Cathedral is back in person in 2021!   In the grand tradition of the great...
Pier 39 Christmas Tree
5:00 pm
Pier 39, San Francisco
Enjoy the holidays all season long with The PIER’s nightly tree lighting musical moments on its 60...
Glowfari, Oakland Zoo
5:00 pm
Oakland Zoo, Oakland
Glowfari is an unforgettable experience for all ages to enjoy! Featuring hundreds of larger-than-...
Marin Ballet's Nutcracker, San Rafael
5:00 pm
Marin Veterans' Memorial Auditorium, San Rafael
Marin Ballet: NUTCRACKER December 11 & 12, 1 & 5 pm Adults: $53, Youth and Seniors: $31 (...
Rombeiro Christmas House, Novato
6:00 pm
Rombeiro Christmas House, Novato
The famous Rombeiro Christmas House will be back again in 2021 for its 30th anniversary season!...
San Rafael lighted boat parade
6:00 pm
San Rafael Yacht Club, San Rafael
San Rafael's annual holiday lighted boat parade is one of the biggest in the country. It's been a...
San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker
7:00 pm
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
Step into the reverie of little Clara in this unforgettable holiday tale and enter a magical...
Transcendence Theatre Broadway Holiday Spectacular
7:30 pm
Belos Cavalos, Kenwood
Experience an all-new holiday show in 2021 from Transcendence Theatre Company. This year, the...
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