East Bay Family & Pets
Flying with kids can be a trying experience. Be prepared and know what to expect when arriving at the airport and your air travel experience with your kids will be less stressful.
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom provides one of the best family experiences in the Bay Area and is less than 35 miles from either San Francisco or Oakland.
Both the East Bay and North Bay have fun and festive county fairs this weekend. We’ve got the details in our Bay Area County Fair Guide.
The San Francisco Bay Area is home to over 30 stunning beaches, both right on the Pacific Ocean, as well as inland. Explore dozens of beautiful Bay Area beaches, from great views to awesome hikes, and even to the perfect road trip pit stop.
The holidays are a wonderful time of year to remember the four-legged friends in your life. If stumped for ideas, gift options range from specialty foods to Christmas toys. When searching for the perfect present for a loved-one’s pet or your own, look no further than these East Bay pet stores.
The holiday season is a great time to give back to your local community. Opportunities to volunteer with the whole family in the East Bay abound, whether you are interested in helping the elderly, children or those living in poverty.
Skip the hefty price tags for toys that fall apart immediately, and head out to toy stores that actually care about your kids. From educational and interactive to exciting entertainment, the area’s best toy stores know what families need. For hours of engaging fun pack up the kiddos and discover their new favorite place to play right in East Bay.
Bay Area pet owners have off-leash hikes and routes mastered, but a swimming adventure isn’t easy to come by around here. It seems man’s best friend turns into puppy non grata when water is added to the mix. When the digits on the thermometer begin to rise, splash it up at these water magnets in the East Bay.
The Bay Area is all about water! Dive into some little known Bay Area lakes and get an insider’s look at “Clear Lake.” Also, learn where you can take your special someone on a romantic, waterfront date.
There are more than thirty islands in San Francisco Bay, ranging from small mounds of dirt and trees, to the touristy, and famous land masses called ‘Alcatraz’ and ‘Angel’. Why not ake a day trip to another island, the East Bay’s homey Alameda?