Drop off the kids and enjoy a night out! While you relax, the kids will be having fun playing games, doing arts & crafts, dinner or a movie. Here are some great Parents' Night Out options across the Bay Area.
The Cave, 5:30-10pm, kids get to enjoy skill work, games, tacos, and movie, Corte Madera
Marinwood Community Center, 5-10pm, ages 2-10, $22, $4 discount for 2 or more participants, San Rafael
Osher Marin Jewish Community Center, 3-6pm, 18 months - 10 years old, San Rafael
Pajama Night at doodlebug, 6-9pm, ages 3+, $30/Child, + $25/each additional family member, San Anselmo
Ninja Nights at Marin Mixed Marital Arts, 5pm-8pm or 6pm-9pm, ages 5-13, cost $40, San Anselmo
My Gym, ages 2-8, 901 Minnesota Street, San Francisco
Planet Granite, 6-8:30pm, ages 6-13, $40/child includes climbing, harness rental, helmet and a kid's style dinner, San Francisco
Acro Sports, 6:30-10pm, ages 6-12, $35 per child, San Francisco
Kids Play Night at Tree Frog Treks, 5:30-9pm, ages 4+, $35 per child, $25 per sibling, San Francisco
Habitot, ages 2-7, $39 per child, $29 per sibling, cheese pizza dinner included, Berkeley
Oakland Zoo, 5:30pm - 10:00pm (evenings) 10:00am - 2:30pm (daytime), ages 4-10, $45/child and $30/additional sibling, Oakland
Color Me Mine, $25 per child, $20 per sibling, Alameda
Redwood Empire Gymnastics, 6:30-10:30pm, $20 for members and $25 for non-members, Includes pizza dinner, movie and treat, Petaluma.
Engineering for Kids, 6-10pm, $30 per kid, includes pizza, engineering activities, movie & popcorn, Petaluma.
Kids Climb n Dine at Planet Granite, contact 408-991-9090
The Little Gym of San Jose, age 3-12 years, contact 408-723-7222
Also check with your local YMCA which sometimes also has Parents' Night Out. All times and costs are subject to change. Contact each venue in advance for details and reservations.
Thank you to Ronnie's Awesome List fan, Catherinne, for the great idea for this article!
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