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Marin Holiday Guide 2019

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.

Registered users can submit calendar entries here or you can submit your content 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, December 15, 2019

Holidays Along The Farm Trails 2019
(All day)
Sonoma County, Sebastopol
'Tis the season to celebrate with our community. Join Sonoma County farmers and producers as they...
8:00 am
Civic Center Parking Lot, San Rafael
Visit the market every Sunday, rain or shine, and see why the Marin farmers market is one of the...
West End Nursery Christmas House, San Rafael
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....
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...
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...
Wildcare San Rafael
9:00 am
Wildcare, San Rafael
Wildlife Ambassadors are on view in our courtyard every day. Special presentations of ambassadors...
Science + You at the Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito
9:00 am
Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito
All children are scientists, and at the Bay Area Discovery Museum’s new traveling exhibit, they can...
Reindeer Ridge Christmas Tree Farm–Sebastopol
9:00 am
Reindeer Ridge Christmas Tree Farm, Sebastopol
Reindeer Ridge Christmas Tree Farm is located literally right around the corner from Frosty...
Iceless Skating Rink Bay Area Discovery Museum
9:00 am
Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito
Strap on skates and take a spin around the “ice” this December at the Bay Area Discovery Museum!...
Bay Area Discovery Museum, Art Program: Ice Castles
9:00 am
Bay Area Discovery Museum–Art Studio, Sausalito
Children will choose from a variety of materials to design, build, and decorate an Ice Castle...
9:30 am
Habitot Children's Museum, Berkeley
Discovery Museum for young children, toddlers and infants. Fun activities, hands on exhibits,...
The Great Dickens Christmas Fair, Daly City
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, San Francisco
10:00 am
Union Square, San Francisco
Union Square, San Francisco's main shopping district, gets into the ice skating spirit during the...
Mill Valley Live
10:00 am
Mill Valley Community Center, Mill Valley
Mill Valley LiVE – A series of live entertainment for the whole family. Sunday, December 15th: 10am...
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...
Gingerbread Build! Novato
10:00 am
Downtown Recreation Center, Novato
Join Novato Parks & Recreation as we attempt to create our wonderful City out of Gingerbread!...
Santa photos in Marin
10:00 am
Northgate Mall, San Rafael
Northgate in San Rafael invites children to visit Santa and have their pictures taken with Santa...
Storytime with Christopher Smith Book Passage Corte Madera
10:30 am
Book Passage--Corte Madera Store, Corte Madera
After four years of living overses, children's story reader Christopher Smith returns to Book...
A Year with Frog and Toad | Bay Area Children's Theatre
10:30 am
BACT's Berkeley Theatre Center, Berkeley
Families looking for a holiday treat will find it at “A Year With Frog and Toad,” a heartwarming...
11:00 am
Marin Country Mart, Larkspur
Come enjoy Off the Grid’s delicious mobile gourmet food market on Sundays. Eat your way through the...
11:00 am
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco
Dec 7 & 8, 11 am and 1 pm; Dec 14, 15, 21, 22 at 11 am, 1 pm and 4 pm Mark Foehringer Dance...
Pictures with Snoopy! Snoopy's Home Ice, Santa Rosa
11:00 am
Snoopy's Home Ice, Santa Rosa
Pictures with Snoopy during Parent & Puppy Practice and Public Skate Sessions. Free with skate...
Holiday Skate Party–Strawberry Village
12:00 pm
Strawberry Village, Mill Valley
Strawberry Village will host a Holiday Skate Party to benefit SchoolsRule-Marin on Sunday, December...
Yerba Buena Skate Rink, San Francisco, Family-friendly
12:30 pm
Yerba Buena Ice Skating and Bowling Center, San Francisco
Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center is San Francisco’s only year‑round, full‑service ice skating...
1:00 pm
Charles M. Schulz Museum, Santa Rosa
Assemble and decorate Snoopy’s doghouse out of gingerbread, complete with a marshmallow Snoopy on...
Cirque de Bohème presents A Paris!, Cornerstone Sonoma
1:00 pm
Cornerstone Sonoma, Sonoma
Welcome to the Cirque de Bohème! Created in Paris a century ago during a period called “les Années...
A Year with Frog and Toad | Bay Area Children's Theatre
1:30 pm
BACT's Berkeley Theatre Center, Berkeley
Families looking for a holiday treat will find it at “A Year With Frog and Toad,” a heartwarming...
Snoopy: A Beagle of Mars
2:00 pm
Charles M. Schulz Museum, Santa Rosa
Snoopy: A Beagle of Mars crash lands at the Schulz Museum this holiday season! Join Schulz Creative...
Berkeley Playhouse presents A Christmas Story the Musical
2:00 pm
Berkeley Playhouse, Berkeley
This holiday season, journey on a nostalgic romp full of joyful spirit, featuring music from the...
San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker
2:00 pm
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
We invite you to continue a tradition or create a new one with those you care about. Nutcracker is...
23 Elephants Theatre Company presents: Disney Frozen JR., Novato Theater Company
2:00 pm
Novato Theater Company, Novato
Bring the family to see Disney Frozen JR. at the Novato Theater Company from December 12–22....
Grace Cathedral Christmas
3:00 pm
Grace Cathedral, San Francisco
Ring in the season with Grace Cathedrals Choir of Men and Boys, in a performance of classic carols...
Cirque de Bohème presents A Paris!, Cornerstone Sonoma
3:00 pm
Cornerstone Sonoma, Sonoma
Welcome to the Cirque de Bohème! Created in Paris a century ago during a period called “les Années...
Yerba Buena Skate Rink, San Francisco, Family-friendly
3:30 pm
Yerba Buena Ice Skating and Bowling Center, San Francisco
Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center is San Francisco’s only year‑round, full‑service ice skating...
Cirque de Bohème presents A Paris!, Cornerstone Sonoma
5:00 pm
Cornerstone Sonoma, Sonoma
Welcome to the Cirque de Bohème! Created in Paris a century ago during a period called “les Années...
Zoolights Oakland Zoo
5:30 pm
Oakland Zoo, Oakland
Celebrate the holidays at Oakland Zoo amidst a million glowing lights! Soar over the Oakland hills...
Rombeiro Christmas House, Novato
6:00 pm
Rombeiro Christmas House, Novato
Perhaps our favorite thing about the holiday season is visiting amazing lighted and decorated...
San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker
7:00 pm
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco
We invite you to continue a tradition or create a new one with those you care about. Nutcracker is...
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