San Francisco Family & Pets
Get festive and explores some of the Bay Area’s hottest festivals. From Outside Lands Music Fest in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park to Oakland’s Eat Real Street Food Festival and the Sausalito Art Festival, join us as we cover the Bay Area’s best summer festivals.
Miniature golf is more than child’s play, it’s a political statement. Thank the ladies of Scotland for founding this entertaining version of a one-time, male-only Olympic sport. These days it’s just a blast for the whole family, especially on these beautiful Bay area greens.
Give new meaning to a dog day and pamper your furry babies right here in San Francisco. Hit these area venues for the perfect day for your dog when only the best will do.
Skip the gym, include the family and get a great workout rock climbing right here in San Francisco. The sport of rock climbing isn’t just for the professionals anymore.
In this modern, mechanized age, it’s easy to forget the living, breathing beasts of burden Americans used to love so much. Horseback riding allows the every day city dweller to live dormant cowboy dreams and connect with nature directly. Return to the days of cowboy yore at some of the best horseback riding places in the Bay area.
From the Easter Parade to the Berkeley Bay Festival, this year holds some promising events. Promenade your Easter bonnet at the Union Street Festival or strut your twisted attire at the costume contest at the 101st Zazzle Bay to Breakers.
Nobody beats San Fran for skate shops, but finding the right fit is paramount for anyone who loves the skateboarding life. Shops like the best five here provide a tight-knit community that keeps every boarder up to par in addition to sending shoppers home satisfied.
It’s an age-old conundrum when parents face long weekends and big birthday parties: how to entertain the whole family. Fortunately, inspired, stimulating entertainment that will pique and please all ages abounds in the Bay Area.
Our love affair begins with playgrounds as toddlers and carries over to our golden years. The Bay Area is spoiled in terms of sheer volume, but everyone has parks they go back to whether out of necessity or nostalgia. Here’s our list for best playgrounds in San Francisco.
Looking to quench that thirst for unique items only found at arts and crafts fairs? Here are the top events taking place in the Bay Area — all with a family friendly theme.