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Event listings are checked at the time of posting but schedules may change without notice. Links are available below to all venues for your convenience. Please confirm information with the website.

Sunday, April 1, Easter, April Fool's

🐰 San Francisco’s 27th Annual Union Street Easter Parade & Spring Celebration, 10am-5pm, rain or shine, parade starts at 2pm, large inflatable bounces, kids' rides and games, a climbing wall, a hands-on children's activities area, costumed characters, a petting zoo, a pony ride and entertainment from some of the Bay Area's best musicians, and more, Union Street (Gough to Fillmore), San Francisco.  

🐰 Easter Egg Hunt, 11:30am, free, bring a basket if your child wishes to join the hunt, Easter worship service at 10:30 am prior to egg hunt. All are welcome, Mount Tam United Methodist Church, 410 Sycamore Avenue, Mill Valley.

🐰 Hop to it! Bring the kids to our Easter Kids Eggstravaganza, ages 12 and under. We provide the Easter baskets, and lights snacks and beverages for kids throughout the event, Cavallo Point, Sausalito.

🐰 Hunt for the Hare Easter, Safari West. 

Beginning Birding, 9:30-11:30 am, Explore the shores of Rodeo Lagoon and enjoy local birds with docent Jane Haley! Reservation required, Rodeo Lagoon, Marin Headlands.

Children’s Program at Green Gulch, 10am, Buddha's Birthday Celebration, After a short talk, the children leave the zendo to participate in their own special programs. Activities include crafts, seasonal projects on the farm and garden, yoga, and ritual. Please check in before the program at the table near the southwest side entrance of the zendo, Muir Beach.

YBike Learn to Ride Program, 11am-2pm, Presidio, San Francisco.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Movies of the Month, shown daily except Tuesdays, Dumbo & Treasure Island, The Walt Disney Family Museum. 

Monday, April 2

Tuesday, April 3

LEGO Club, 3:30pm, Corte Madera Library.

Wednesday, April 4

San Francisco Flower & Garden Show, 10am-7pm, San Mateo Event. 

LEGO Club, 3:30pm, Civic Center Library.

LEGO Club, 4pm, Fairfax Library.

Batman, 8pm, Feature film with live orchestra from the San Francisco Symphony, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco.

Thursday, April 5

San Francisco Flower & Garden Show, 10am-7pm, San Mateo Event. 

Board Game & Pizza Night, 6-8pm, Belvedere Tiburon Library.

Batman, 8am, Feature film with live orchestra from the San Francisco Symphony, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco.

Friday, April 6

CuriOdyssey’s Amazing “Bots & Bugs”, 5-8pm, interact with robotic creations built by kids and professionals, make and wear technology-inspired art, meet living insects and learn how bugs influence imagination and innovation, San Mateo. 

Outdoor Movie Night, 8:15pm, School of Rock, PIER 39, San Francisco.

San Francisco Flower & Garden Show, 10am-7pm, San Mateo Event. 

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

Evolution of Hip Hop Dance, 8pm, Showcase Theater, San Rafael.

San Francisco Civic Symphony *Free* Spring Concert, 8-10pm, registration/RSVPs are appreciated but not required. Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis, Nourse Theatre - 275 Hayes St, San Francisco.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Saturday, April 7, Passover Ends

Free Access to all Parks "Measure A Days" including Blackpoint Boat Launch, McInnis Park, McNears Beach Park, Miller Boat Launch, Paradise Beach Park, Stafford Lake Park.

Broom Buster Work Day, 9am – 12pm, Old St. Hilary’s Preserve. Meet at the Tiburon Peninsula Club parking lot in Tiburon (1600 Mar West St).

TomatoManiaCalling all tomato fans and gardeners! Bon Air, Greenbrae.

Learn to Saltwater Fish, 10am – 12pm, Paradise Beach Park, Tiburon.

CuriOdyssey’s Amazing “Bots & Bugs”, 10am-3pm, interact with robotic creations built by kids and professionals, make and wear technology-inspired art, meet living insects and learn how bugs influence imagination and innovation, San Mateo. 

Point Bonita Wildflower Walk, 10:30am, Explore the beauty that spring has to offer here in the Marin Headlands with an experienced naturalist as your guide. Learn about the amazing adaptations that help these spring beauties thrive and discover some of the cultural and medicinal uses of our plant allies, Point Bonita YMCA, Sausalito.

Kids Spring Coding Class, 11am, Corte Madera Library.

DogFest, 11am-4pm, a celebration of dogs and kids benefitting SFUSD McKinley Elementary School, Duboce Park, Noe Street at Duboce Avenue, San Francisco.

Inside Out & Back Again, 11am & 2pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

Kids Cowpoke Carnival, 11am-2pm, games, cake walk, music, food, crafts and more! McKinley School, Petaluma.

Creative Family Fun, 11am, Poppy Palooza, Presidio, San Francisco.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

Renegade Craft Fair, 11am-6pm, Fort Mason, San Francisco.

Art at Sunset: Family Night Hike and Campfire, 6-8:30pm, grades 3-6, Create sunset-inspired works of art! You and your family will hike to a beautiful vista and make gorgeous, two-dimensional art pieces to remember your evening. NatureBridge will provide the art supplies. NatureBridge, Sausalito.

North Bay Mobile Drive-In, 8pm, free, donations accepted, Walt Disney's 'Alice in Wonderland,' Old Hamilton Theater Building, 520 Palm Drive, Novato.

Evolution of Hip Hop Dance, 8pm, Showcase Theater, San Rafael.

San Francisco Flower & Garden Show, 10am-7pm, San Mateo Event. 

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship, 8pm, sing-along of sea chanteys and sailor songs aboard a historic ship at San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Sunday, April 8

Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon, Starting at PIER 39 and finishing next to Ghirardelli Square, this beautiful loop course is your perfect running tour of San Francisco, #RNRSANFRANCISCO

Marine Science Sunday, 10am-5pm, Magnificent Migrations, Marine Mammal Center, Sausalito.

CuriOdyssey’s Amazing “Bots & Bugs”, 10am-3pm, interact with robotic creations built by kids and professionals, make and wear technology-inspired art, meet living insects and learn how bugs influence imagination and innovation, San Mateo. 

Renegade Craft Fair, 11am-6pm, Fort Mason, San Francisco.

Inside Out & Back Again, 11am & 2pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

Pop Up Studio, Friendly Fears, 1:30–3:30pm, ages 5+, , summon a monster that you fear and redesign it to look friendly, The Walt Disney Museum, San Francisco.

San Francisco Flower & Garden Show, 10am-7pm, San Mateo Event. 

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Monday, April 9

Spring Break Movie - Coco, 2:30-4pm, Mill Valley Library.

Tuesday, April 10

Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day

Nature Journal Workshop, 10-11:30am, with John Muir Laws, Richardson Audubon, Tiburon.

Under the Sea - Story Time and Crafts , 2pm, Book Passage, Sausalito.

Spring Break Movie - The Incredibles, 2:30-4pm, Mill Valley Library.

Wednesday, April 11

Spring Break Game Day, 2:30-4pm, Mill Valley Library.

Crazy Science, 4 – 5pm, Fairfax Library

Thursday, April 12

Park Ranger Family Program, 1:30 – 2:30pm, Novato Library

Spring Break Movie - Ferdinand, 2:30-4pm, Mill Valley Library.

Friday, April 13

Spring Break LEGO Playday, 2:30-4pm, Mill Valley Library.

Sharpie Rainbow Tiles, 3:30pm, grade 5-8, San Rafael Library.

LEGO Club, 3:30pm, Novato Library.

Zoovie Night: The LEGO Batman, 6:30pm, Put on your jammies and enjoy an evening of animal close-ups and Zoovie movie with the whole family, Hot chocolate and popcorn will be provided, Oakland Zoo.

Inside Out & Back Again, 7pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Saturday, April 14

Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, Japantown, San Francisco.

Cesar Chavez Holiday Parade and Festival, Celebrates the life and work of this labor and civil rights leader, Parade starts at 11am at Dolores Park, Festival is on 24th Street between Treat and Bryant from 12pm to 5pm, San Francisco.

Everyday Heroes, children will join in engaging activities and events designed to make them think about what truly makes a hero, and what they can do each day to be a hero in their own lives! Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito.

Orienteering Adventure, 9 – 11am, an adventure plotting our course while exploring the features of the park and practicing our navigational skills, Stafford Lake Park, Novato.

Community Science: Pollinator Workshop, 9 am-Noon, sort through the insects that were collected in traps on the mountain and prepare specimens for entomologists for further study, Mount Tamalpais.

🌎 Edible Earth Science, learn about the planet with rock candy and other sweet surprises, Marin Country Mart, Larkspur.   

🌎 Aramburu Island Enhancement, 9am – 1pm, ages 12+, volunteer work is mildly strenuous and involves bending, pulling, and kneeling, Meet at Richardson Bay Audubon Center.

🌎 Earth Day on the Bay, 10am-5pm, free, Banana Slug String Band, Rock Steady Juggling, Boat ride, Feed the Sharks, and more! Marine Science Institute, Redwood City. 

Crabbing at Fort Baker Pier, 10 am-Noon, Learn about the bounties of San Francisco Bay. See what you can catch! Fort Baker, San Francisco.

Bodega Bay Fish Fest, 10am-5pm

Creative Family Fun, 11am, Bonkers about Bats, Presidio, San Francisco.

Berkeley Bay Festival, 11am-4pm, music, free sailboat and Dragon boat rides, eating tasty food, and explore the marina, Berkeley Marina!

Inside Out & Back Again, 11am & 2pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

Cardinalpalooza, 11:30am-3:30pm, join six Cardinal teams in a full day of sporting events on The Farm. Admission is free to every event throughout the day, with the exception of baseball*. Events throughout the day include beach volleyball, softball, women's tennis, women's water polo, baseball, and football's Cardinal and White Spring Game. Grab your tailgating or picnic gear, head to campus, and catch any number of events you'd like to attend, Stanford Sports Festival.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

Novato Live, 6-8pm, free, SIBLING HARMONIES, Novato City Hall.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Sunday, April 15

Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, Japantown, San Francisco.

Bodega Bay Fish Fest, 10am-5pm

Everyday Heroes, children will join in engaging activities and events designed to make them think about what truly makes a hero, and what they can do each day to be a hero in their own lives! Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito.

Work Day at Stafford Lake Bike Park, 9am – 1pm, Volunteer work is mildly strenuous and involves bending, pulling, and kneeling and hiking on steep and uneven terrain, Novato.

Inside Out & Back Again, 11am & 2pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

Sunday Streets, 11am-4pm, free, Bayview/Dogpatch, San Francisco. 

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Monday, April 16, New Moon

A Truly Starry Sky, 7-8pm, Join Local Enthusiasts for: An introduction to stargazing. Information on local outdoor astronomy events, Larkspur Library.

Tuesday, April 17, Don't Forget Your Income Taxes

LEGO Club, 3:30pm, Corte Madera Library.

Wednesday, April 18

LEGO Club, 3:30pm, Fairfax Library.

Sterling the Bubblesmith, 4 – 5pm, ages 3+, makes bubbles with hoops, loops and even his hands, Corte Madera Library.

Thursday, April 19

Hammer, Nail, Tell a Tale, 4-5pm, ages 5+, special performance of two classic folktales, "The Three Little Pigs" and "The Shadow Builders," presented by Activated Story Theatre, Belvedere Tiburon Library.

Meet Author Adam Gidwitz, 4pm, Unicorn Rescue Society #1: The Creature of the Pines, Cooperfields Books, Petaluma.

Strictly Sail Pacific, Craneway Pavillion, Richmond.

Sea Otter Classic, the world’s premier cycling festival hosting hundreds of vendors showing off their new wares and giving away lots of swag. The four-day, action-packed festival has something for everyone and includes an international food court, entertainment, bike demos, stunt shows, and activities for children, Monterey.

Friday, April 20

Inside Out & Back Again, 11am & 2pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

Star Search, 7-9 pm, Join Ranger Al Blank on Rodeo Beach to view the stars and learn about astronomy, Rodeo Beach, Marin Headlands.

School of Rock, 7:30pm, a 23 Elephants Production, The Playhouse, San Anselmo.

Strictly Sail Pacific, Craneway Pavillion, Richmond.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Sea Otter Classic, the world’s premier cycling festival hosting hundreds of vendors showing off their new wares and giving away lots of swag. The four-day, action-packed festival has something for everyone and includes an international food court, entertainment, bike demos, stunt shows, and activities for children, Monterey.

Saturday, April 21, Astronomy Day

🌎 National Park Week

🌎 Earth Day at Hal Brown Park, 9am – 12pm, Join us to clean up litter from the Corte Madera Creek watershed and restore habitat at Hal Brown Park at Creekside. Meet across from Marin General Hospital at Hal Brown Park at Creekside (at the pedestrian bridge near the bike path).  

🌎 "Back into the Earth” Day, 9am-12pm, This is your chance to get dirty with the archaeologists by helping to remove the sand that protects the site during the off-season, Presidio Officers’ Club, San Francisco. 

🌎 Paddle for Free while You Pick Up Trash! 9am-12pm, help clean the canal via kayak or SUP, 101 Surf Sports, San Rafael. 

🌎 Volunteer at Presidio Earth Day, San Francisco.

🌎 Earth Day SF, 10am-6pm, entertainment, dynamic  panel discussions and speakers at our ‘Eco Teach In’ section, organic celebrity chef showcase,organic and vegan food courts, wine and beer gardens, clean energy zone,cutting edge earth friendlyproducts, an electric vehicle showcase, kids zone and much more, Civic Center Plaza, San Francisco.  

🌎 Earth Day Beach Clean Up, 10am-1pm, with Aquarium by the Bay, Aquatic Park, San Francisco. 

🌎 Family Nature Day Honoring Elizabeth Terwilliger, 10am-2pm,  Celebrate Earth Day and learn about our local wildlife “Mrs. T-style.” Go for a naturalist-led hike (bilingual Spanish hike also offered), meet at Picnic Area #2. There is a $5 parking fee at Stafford Lake, Stafford Lake Park in Novato.  

🌎 Earth Day 2018, 10am-2pm, a day of fun, family-friendly activities at Pier 33 Alcatraz Landing!  

🌎 Creative Family Fun, 11am, Back Into Earth Day, Presidio, San Francisco.

🌎 Earth Day OnStage at Courthouse Square, FREE outdoor showcase of Santa Rosa's performing arts scene.

🌎 John Muir Birthday-Earth Day Celebration, Martinez

Cal Day, 9am-3pm, Introduce your family to the wide world of Berkeley. Watch dancers move and groove, hear the boom of the Cal band, hug a robot and get some hands-on science experience. Cal Day will light up their minds. No advance registration is required to attend Cal Day – just show up! UC Berkeley.

Sebastopol Apple Blossom Festival

Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, Japantown, San Francisco.

Mad Hatter's Spring Tea Party, Make a date for this one-of-kind Tea Party! Falkirk Cultural Center, San Rafael.

Art in the Park, 10am – 12pm, paint the beautiful scenery and wildlife that surrounds us while looking out at the San Pablo Bay, McNears Beach, San Rafael.

Ocean Exploration Family Farm Day, 10am-2pm, Enjoy ocean-themed activities and a hike to the tide pools. The low tide reveals sea stars, anemones, and many other marine creatures to discover. Each family will receive a free copy of the book, “Exploring Low Tide in Northern California,” Slide Ranch.

Bug Day, 10am-2pm, inspire your inner entomologist, Randall Museum, San Francisco.

Open Cockpit Weekend, 10am-4pm, Pacific Coast Air Museum, Santa Rosa.

Animal Care Morning, 10:30am, learn about Jewish animal ethics as we explore Woolly Egg Ranch, the only working farm in Mill Valley.

Family Matinee with Paula West, 11am, sharing a deeply moving repertoire that highlights the indelible link between art and life, and why singing a story can be even more powerful, SFJAZZ Center, San Francisco.

Rock Balancing Gathering, 11am, Crissy Field (Just East of the Warming Hut Cafe, San Francisco.

Touch A Truck, 11am-3pm, The Presidio Civil War Lawn, Presidio, San Francisco.

Inside Out & Back Again, 11am & 2pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

School of Rock, 2pm & 7:30pm, a 23 Elephants Production, The Playhouse, San Anselmo.

CarTUNE Afternoon: Opera Classics, 2pm & 4pm, Grab your popcorn and settle in for an afternoon of classic cartoons filled with classical music! Wilsey Center for Opera, San Francisco.

Strictly Sail Pacific, Craneway Pavillion, Richmond.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Sea Otter Classic, the world’s premier cycling festival hosting hundreds of vendors showing off their new wares and giving away lots of swag. The four-day, action-packed festival has something for everyone and includes an international food court, entertainment, bike demos, stunt shows, and activities for children, Monterey.

Astronomy Nights on Mt. Tamalpais, 8pm, Alex Filippenko, Professor of Astronomy, UC Berkeley, A Universe of Universes? Mill Valley.

Sunday, April 22, Lyrids Meteor Shower, Earth Day

🌎 Restore and Create: Earth Day Celebration, 10am-3pm, care for the environment with arts activities for all ages, south end of Stinson Beach.

🌎 Earth Day at Stinson Beach, 10am – 12pm, meet at the beach near the north parking lot at Stinson Beach.

🌎 Sunday Special: Earth Day Concert with Charity Kahn, 11am, Mill Valley Library.

🌎 Earth Day Celebrations: Pledge to Protect the Earth with the Lorax, 11am, Copperfield's Books, Novato.

Wanderlust 108, 6:30am-2pm, a “mindful triathlon”: a 5K* run (or walk), an outdoor yoga experience, and a guided meditation – but with a twist, Strollers are welcome as well, we just ask that you are mindful of others walking and running on the 5K course, Kids can also participate. For those 13 and under, tickets are free, Lindley Meadow, San Francisco.

Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, Japantown, San Francisco.

Sebastopol Apple Blossom Festival

Taste of Science Festival, Bay Area.

Mad Hatter's Spring Tea Party, Make a date for this one-of-kind Tea Party! Falkirk Cultural Center, San Rafael.

Marine Science Sunday, 10am-5pm, Magnificent Migrations, Marine Mammal Center, Sausalito.

Open Cockpit Weekend, 10am-4pm, Pacific Coast Air Museum, Santa Rosa.

Circus Arts and Comedy with Bri CrabtreeGet tickets here, 11am-12pm, $8 general admission, 3 years and under free, An amazing one-woman juggling comedy artist who performs all over the world! You will laugh, you will cry, and you’ll be amazed at her physical comedy! Mill Valley Community Center.

Inside Out & Back Again, 11am & 2pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

School of Rock, 2pm, a 23 Elephants Production, The Playhouse, San Anselmo.

Strictly Sail Pacific, Craneway Pavillion, Richmond.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Presidio Stargazing Party, 7-9pm, Presidio, San Francisco.

Monday, April 23, Lyrids Meteor Shower

Taste of Science Festival, Bay Area.

Tuesday, April 24

Meet the Author of Rescue and Jessica: A Life-Changing Friendship, 4pm, Based on a real-life partnership, this heartening story of the love and teamwork between a girl and her service dog will illuminate and inspire, Copperfield's Books, Petaluma.

Taste of Science Festival, Bay Area.

Playwell Tek - Build It! Workshop, 4pm, celebrate the launch of three new Build It! Book Passage, Corte Madera.

Wednesday, April 25

Puppet Show! / ¡Show de títeres!, 5:30pm, Fratello Marionettes will perform "Carnival of Animals", Novato Library.

Family Yoga Storytime, 6-6:45pm, San Rafael Library.

Taste of Science Festival, Bay Area.

Friday, April 27

Point Reyes Birding & Nature Festival

Bay Area Dance Week

Taste of Science Festival, Bay Area.

Sing and Dance with Miss Kitty! 10:30am, San Rafael City Hall.

School of Rock, 2pm & 7:30pm, a 23 Elephants Production, The Playhouse, San Anselmo.

Meet Author Nikki McClure, 4pm, The Great Chicken Escape, Copperfield's Books, Petaluma.

Inside Out & Back Again, 7pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Saturday, April 28, Arbor Day

Point Reyes Birding & Nature Festival

Butter & Egg Days Parade, celebrating the history and the stories of Petaluma.

Bay Area Dance Week

Bay Area Book Festival, Berkeley.

Taste of Science Festival, Bay Area.

Blossoms, Bees & Barnyard Babies, Meet farm animals, watch honey bees make honey, learn about Sonoma County's rich agricultural history from the farmers themselves, sample delicious food & discover some of Sonoma County's best kept secrets!

Aramburu Island Enhancement, 9:30am – 1:30pm, ages 12+, volunteer work is mildly strenuous and involves bending, pulling, and kneeling, Meet at Richardson Bay Audubon Center.

Spring Fling, 10am-4pm, a day-long celebration featuring animal encounters (meet our goat kids, our lambs, adult sheep, goats, chickens and ducks!), nature exploration and farm discovery, guided hikes, fascinating workshops, live music and performances, arts and nature crafts, gardening activities, cooking activities, delicious food, special guest teachers and presenters, sheep shearing demonstrations, local, organic and farm-fresh food and local artisan goods for sale, and so much more! Slide Ranch.

Ring Mountain Grassland Restoration, 10am – 1pm, Volunteer work may include invasive species removal, seed collecting, tarping, and/or installing native plants. 

"Around the World with KRONOS" Family Concert, 11am, ages 3+, feature a mix of eclectic and energetic music from across the globe, SFJAZZ, San Francisco.

Creative Family Fun, 11am, Twisty Trees, Presidio, San Francisco.

Inside Out & Back Again, 11am & 2pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

SFKingsday 2018, 12-5pm, music shows, fairs, flea markets and parties throughout the country and Dutch communities around the world, Golden Gate Windmills, San Francisco.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

School of Rock, 2pm & 7:30pm, a 23 Elephants Production, The Playhouse, San Anselmo.

Music for Families: Work Hard, Play Hard—The Lives of Composers and Conductors, 2pm, San Francisco Symphony.

Novato Live, 6-8pm, free, TBA, Novato City Hall.

Full Moon Hike at Ring Mountain, 7:30 – 9pm.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Sunday, April 29

Marin Marathon

Point Reyes Birding & Nature Festival

Bay Area Dance Week

Bay Area Book Festival, Berkeley.

Blossoms, Bees & Barnyard Babies, Meet farm animals, watch honey bees make honey, learn about Sonoma County's rich agricultural history from the farmers themselves, sample delicious food & discover some of Sonoma County's best kept secrets!

Disc Golf Clinic, 9 – 11am, Join local pros who will teach kids (and parents too) this fun and exciting sport at our beautiful and nationally recognized disc golf course, Stafford Lake Park, Novato.

Pacific Coast Dream Machines, 10am-4pm, car, air shows, motorcycle, tractor shows, maker fairs, music & food, and more, Half Moon Airport.

Glen Park Festival, 10am-4:30pm, Food, entertainment and crafts from local artists, Two children's areas with live entertainment, games and two jumpy houses, San Francisco.

Inside Out & Back Again, 11am & 2pm, age 8+, Ten-year-old Hà and her family flee from Vietnam to Alabama, where she dreams of her beloved papaya tree and struggles to adjust in a strange new land, Second Stage, Berkeley.

Garden Faire, 12-4pm, Edna Maguire Elementary School, Mill Valley.

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt, BACT Berkeley Center.

Discovery Day Open House, 1-5pm, experience science in action at the only marine research center on the San Francisco Bay, Estuary & Ocean Science Center, Tiburon.

Meet Author Nikki McClure, 2-3pm, The Great Chicken Escape reading and crafts, diesel, A BOOK STORE, Larkspur.

School of Rock, 2pm & 7:30pm, a 23 Elephants Production, The Playhouse, San Anselmo.

Lantern Light Festival, six week celebration of Chinese culture featuring massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine, Solano County Fairgrounds, Vallejo.

Monday, April 30, Full Moon

Bay Area Dance Week