The Ultimate Valentine's Day Guide for Families in the Bay Area

Looking for a Valentine Day event to celebrate with your kids? Then this Valentine's Day Guide is for you! 


Throughout the Month of February

I Made It! Glass Creations, drop in any day except Tuesdays to create a special handmade gift, San Rafael.

Poekie Nook, create your unique stuffy with a heart, Mill Valley.

The Love Bug, 3pm, $5 members or with general admission | $10 adults | $8 student and youth, shown Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun, The Walt Disney Family Museum. 

Friday, February 2, Groundhogs Day

Father Daughter Dance, 7–8:30pm, $50 per couple, $15 each additional daughter, Belvedere Community Center.

Saturday, February 3

Valentine Bean Bag Toss, 9am-12pm, Home Depot, San Rafael.

Tuesday, February 6

Cards & Crafts, 3:30 – 4:30pmPoint Reyes Library.

Wednesday, February 7

Make a Valentine, 2:30-4pm, all you to make your own Valentines for your friends and family, Mill Valley Public Library.

Valentine's Day Banner, 2:30-4pm, age 4+, Make a Valentine's Day banner! Sausalito Library.

Valentine's Day Card Making, 3:30-5pm, Marin City Library.

Thursday, February 8

Cupid's Workshop: Create Valentines with the Green Art Workshop, 3:30–4:30pm, age 5+, Satisfy the environmental nut in your life with handmade recycled valentine cards, brought to you by the Green Art Workshop of San Francisco, San Anselmo Library, Council Chambers.

I Made It! Glass Creations, last day to make that perfect and unique gift in time for Valentine's Day, San Rafael.

Saturday, February 10

Valentine's Teddy Bear Tea, 9:30am-3pm, Tickets are on sale now! Enjoy tea, entertainment, and crafts with your favorite teddy bear, Belvedere Tiburon Library.

St. Valentines Festival at the farmers’ market, 10am-2pm, Kids will be making Cupid Heart Waffles with Valentine toppings, making Valentines, taking Valentine photos and other fun stuff, Marin Country Mart, Larkspur.

Valentine's Day Baking, 10am, ages 5-13, Want to learn how to make yummy Valentine’s Day treats to share with your friends and family? This is the class for you! We’ll whip up some delicious Valentine’s Day desserts and then enjoy our heart-shaped creations! Williams Sonoma, Corte Madera.

Family Program: A Botanical Valentine's Day Tea, 10–11:30am and 1–2:30pm, $24 adult, $19 adult members; $20 child $15 member child, use all your senses and explore fragrant edibles, with a special opportunity to collect for our make-your-own tea party snacks and garden drinks, UC Botanical Garden, Berkeley.

Valentine’s Crafts, 11am – 12pm, Corte Madera Library.

Creative Family Fun, 11am-4pm, Have fun creating Valentines Day Greeting cards! Presidio Officers’ Club, San Francisco.

Click, Clack, Moo I Love You! Storytime, 11am, Barnes & Noble, Corte Madera Town Center.

Sunday, February 11

Calling All Little Red-Haired Girls! 10am-5pm, If you are a little (or not so little!) red-haired girl or boy then you will receive FREE admission in celebration of Valentine’s Day and Charlie Brown’s affection for a certain Little Red-Haired Girl, Charles Schulz Museum, Santa Rosa.

Family Valentine's Dance, 5–7:15 pm, $50 per family Sausalito resident; $55 per family non-resident, music, dancing, and refreshments, Sausalito Parks & Recreation.

Wednesday, February 14, Valentine's Day

Valentine Cookie decorating, 3-6pm, Poppy, Marin Country Mart, Larkspur.

LOVE OUT LOUD, 6pm, Dinner, Disco, Dante…join us for an evening of Dancing, Love Poetry Readings, and Delicious Dinners! Entry is $25 for adults ($12 for children) and includes dinner, a drink (cocktail for the adults!), and access to all the wonderful activities of the evening, Marin Country Mart, Larkspur.