South Bay Family & Pets
Opportunities to make your own Christmas gifts in South Bay abound. With present possibilities for everyone from the art lover to the jewelry fanatic, homemade gifts can be the best option this year. Get those creative juices flowing and start knocking folks off your Christmas list by heading to one of these local spots.
Thanksgiving is the perfect time of year to celebrate everything we have to be grateful for. From hiking and racing to volunteering and shopping, there are plenty of ways to have festive family fun this season.
If trick-or-treating is not what you want to do this Halloween, don’t worry, you have plenty of options in the South Bay.
What better way to welcome in fall holidays than by choosing the perfect pumpkin? South Bay has several pumpkin patches to explore and finding the best pumpkin is so much fun!
The South Bay Area offers some fantastic dog-friendly hiking trails for everyone from those who like slow, short strolls to more seasoned pairs ready for an exhilarating challenge.
It’s five-paws up for the South Bay restaurants that cater to every member of the family, even the furry ones. One offers a doggie menu, one bakes a gourmet dog biscuit, and all of them serve water to the leashed dogs that are welcome as guests in outdoor dining areas. Expect a great dog day no matter your choice at the best pet friendly restaurants in South Bay.
South Bay’s expectant parents never need to worry about discovering the right doula or figuring out how to breastfeed along. Whether this is your third set of C-section twins or you’re first-timing it au naturale, this area has a little something for every growing family. South Bay’s best child birth classes cover pregnancy and parenthood from fuzzy head to tiny toes so well they’ll put even the most nervous new mom at ease.
Take a visit to this charming seaside getaway, just south of Santa Cruz. In Capitola, you’ll discover great food, great shopping, and great beach and water sports for the whole family.
Take a fascinating adventure to the lesser-explored parts of the south San Francisco Bay. Check out South Bay sights one can only see from water, including breath-taking kayak excursions, and an abandoned World War I destroyer.
Unwind with a daytrip to Saratoga and experience a pleasant mix of fun activities, wine tasting, dining, and world-class entertainment. Located at the base of the Santa Cruz Mountains, this quaint town is a perfect spot to visit with the whole family, or to escape for a romantic get away.