Posts Tagged ‘Bay Area outdoors activities for preschoolers’

Saturday May 26th

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space Preserve is hosting a bug and butterfly walk at Picchetti Ranch, 10am-1pm. Find hike details here.

Does your kid like elephants? If so, they might enjoy elephant day at Oakland Zoo. See here for the flyer.

Visit FarmFest–an event celebrating the region’s organic agricultural industry– in Pescadero, from noon-5pm. It promises to be educational and fun for families. Find the flyer here.

All Weekend

Civil War Re-enactments at Roaring Camp Railroads, Felton. Not sure how family-friendly this event is, but it might interest some older children. Event details are here.

Memorial Day

Entry to Ardenwood Historic Park is free for the day.

Tuesday May 29th

It’s time for the pigs at Ardenwood Historic Park’s Tuesday Toddler Time, 11-11.30am.


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Saturday 21st April

Menlo Park Kite Day at Bedwell-Bayfront Park, noon-4pm.

Earth Day on the Bay, 10am-5pm. See details here.

Touch a Truck in Redwood City, 10am-2pm. Check out the flyer here.

Fitzgerald Marine Reserve Earth Day Beach Clean Up. 9am-noon. Meet at Mirada Surf.

Sunday 22nd April

Sheep Shearing Day at Ardenwood Farm, 11am-3pm. $6 adults, free for the unders 4s.

Earth Day Celebration at Full Circle Farm in Sunnyvale, 11am-4pm. Find the flyer here.

Los Altos Hills Earth Day Celebration — featuring big cats – 1pm to 4pm at Westwind Community Barn, Los Altos. Information here.

Earth Day at Curi-Odyssey, noon – 5pm. More here.

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Some suggestions (although I’d check before you head out if the weather is bad – there may be cancellations):-

March 17th

Family Day at Elkus Ranch. See here for details. Registration required.

Wingding Family Fest at Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve, 10am-3pm. It’s a bird themed celebration of spring.  Find the flyer here.  CANCELLED.

Enjoy a tour of Deer Hollow Farm in the Rancho San Antonio County Park, 10am-1pm, admission $5. The flyer is here.

Family Bird Walk at the Don Edwards Bay Wildlife Refuge, 2.30-4.30pm. Recommended for kids aged 5-10, reservations required.

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