5 Fun Things To Do With Your Child This Weekend, For Free.

1. Harvest Festival/Music in the Park

https-%2f%2fcdn-evbuc-com%2fimages%2f24176534%2f154547127726%2f1%2foriginalCelebrate the harvest season with foods grown and prepared by the Berkeley community. Enjoy the Kids Zone with a climbing wall, obstacle course, a pumpkin “bowling alley”, pumpkin decorating, a scarecrow making booth, a petting zoo, and carnival games with prizes. For more information click HERE.

LOCATION: 1300 Rose Street, Berkeley, CA 94702


2. Friday Nights @ OMCA


Get your Oakland Groove on Friday night at the Oakland Museum of California with Off the Grid food trucks, hands-on activities for children, live music, and more! Starting at 5PM, head to 1000 Oak Street for a family-friendly night market. For more information click HERE.

LOCATION1000 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94607


3. Berkwood Hedge Storytelling Festival


Does your child enjoy stories, music, and dancing? If the answer to any of the above is a YES, head to Berkwood Hedge School this Saturday to enjoy three nationally celebrated storytellers, food trucks, and festive music.

*$10 for Adults and free admission for children 5 and under.

For more information click HERE.

Location: 1809 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94703




4. Sunday Storytime

Bring your little bookworms to Books Inc. in Berkeley on Sunday, October 16 to enjoy an imaginative reading of Pacha’s Pajamas: A Story Written by Nature! The reading begins at 2:00PM.

For more information click HERE.

LOCATION: 1491 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709


5. 34th Annual Leap Sandcastle Classic

On Saturday, October 15 at Ocean Beach in San Francisco, enjoy the largest sandcastle competition in Northern California. Fun events are available throughout the day, including raffle games, food trucks, castle building tutorials, and live music! For more information click HERE.

LOCATION: Ocean Beach, San Francisco, CA 94121

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Tee Off “Fore the Children” in 2016!

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Spring is here, so it must be time for golf! Join us for the Saint Vincent’s Day Home 14th Annual Tee Off “Fore The Children” on Monday, May 9 at the Sequoyah Country Club. Come out for a day of fun and fresh air, be treated like family and enjoy the following tournament day treats: Arrive to…