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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.

Submit your events to us via our contact form. 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, October 2, 2022

10:00 am
Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto
Oct 1-2, 10 AM-5 PM Northern California's celebrated and beloved Great Glass Pumpkin Patch returns...
Mug of beer on table
11:00 am
Oakland's Dimond District, Oakland
Oct 1 (11am - 7pm) and Oct 2 (10am - 5pm) Oakland's two-day, family-friendly festival celebrates...
Bay Day Challenge, San Francisco Bay Area
(All day)
San Francisco Bay Trail, Novato
September 2–October 1, 2022 Get out and explore the San Francisco Bay Trail all month long! Save...
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...
CSRG Charity Challenge
8:30 am
Sonoma Raceway, Sonoma
Experience the thrill of historic race cars as Sonoma Raceway. Make a donation of $125 or more and...
Santa Rosa Pumpkin Patch
9:00 am
Santa Rosa Pumpkin Patch, Petaluma
Santa Rosa Pumpkin Patch offers eight acres of pumpkins, a huge seven-acre corn maze, kiddy corn...
Mickelson Pumpkin Patch, Petaluma
9:00 am
Mickelson Pumpkin Patch, Petaluma
Mickelson Pumpkin Patch, just past the Marin-Sonoma county line off Highway 101, offers a wide...
Spark Fun Run, Corte Madera
9:00 am
Center court at The Village at Corte Madera, Corte Madera
Join us for the annual 1-mile and 5K SPARK Fun Run! Starting at The Village at Corte Madera, the...
Nicasio Valley Pumpkin Patch
10:00 am
Nicasio Valley Pumpkin Patch, Nicasio
Located in the small west Marin village of Nicasio, the farm is just west of the Nicasio Village...
10:00 am
Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito
The Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) is a space for imaginations to run wild! Located at the foot...
Grossi Family Farm Pumpkin Patch
10:00 am
Grossi Family Farm Pumpkin Patch, Novato
Grossi Family Farm Pumpkin Patch is just minutes from downtown Novato and Highway 101 but it feels...
Marin Mammal Center, Marin Headlands, Sausalito
10:00 am
Marine Mammal Center, Sausalito
Visit the world’s largest marine mammal hospital to see animal care experts providing life-saving...
Petaluma Pumpkin Patch
10:00 am
Petaluma Pumpkin Patch, Petaluma
The Petaluma Pumpkin Patch and Amazing Corn Maze has over 5 acres of home grown pumpkins. Over 50...
Honor System Pumpkin Patch at Marin Country Mart, Larkspur Landing
10:00 am
Marin Country Mart by Starbucks and in front of the Trading Post, Larkspur
Come to Marin Country Mart to buy local heirloom pumpkins at our Honor System Pumpkin Patch, open...
Pronzini Pumpkin Patch, Petaluma
10:00 am
Pronzini Pumpkin Patch, Petaluma
Pronzini Pumpkin Patch is very excited for the 2022 season. We have fun for the whole family!...
10:00 am
Novato Fire District, Novato
Meet your local firefighters, tour the station, and learn about fire service. All 5 Novato Stations...
10:30 am
Marin Country Mart, Larkspur
An interactive class for strength, flexibility, and meditation. For children of all ages. 1st...
10:30 am
San Francisco Botanical Garden, San Francisco
Join award-winning family musician and teaching artist Charity Kahn (of "Charity and the JAMband")...
Marin MOCA Family Days
11:00 am
MarinMOCA, Novato
This free program provides art-making opportunities to parents with their children. A fun and...
Marin Country Mart Sunday Lunch at the Food Trucks
11:00 am
Marin Country Mart, Larkspur
Bring the family and enjoy Sunday lunch overlooking the Bay!
Flyer for Castro Street fair
11:00 am
Castro District, San Francisco
The 48th Castro Street Fair will take place on Sunday, October 2, 2022 from 11am to 6pm at Castro...
 Family Fun Day and Storytelling , Asian Art Museum, San Francisco
11:00 am
Asian Art Museum, San Francisco
On Family Fun Days, myths and tales from Asia come alive with storytelling in the galleries,...
12:00 pm
California's Great America, Santa Clara
Tricks and Treats: Halloween for Everyone! Halloween celebrations at California’s Great America are...
Harvest Festival Flyer
1:00 pm
Live Oak Farm, Petaluma
Join us Sunday October 2, 2022 as we open our barn doors to our community for a farm open house...

Marin Holiday Guide 2022