Kids Events April 2017
Children of the Dragon Festival. April 1-2. Immerse yourself in the Vietnamese culture with lively music and colorful dances at the Children’s Discovery Museum. $13, under 1 FREE. San Jose.
Fantasy Faire. April 8-9. Snow White and Sleeping Beauty, fairy godmothers, ogres, trolls and dragons descent on Downtown San Jose. They are joined by a hoard of pirates too. $15 adults, $12 ages 13-17, $8 ages 6-12, under 6 FREE. San Jose.
Eggstraordinary Egg Hunt. April 15-16. The Roaring Camp Eggspress takes children and their families to Bear Mountain to hunt for candy eggs and win prizes. $22-29. Felton.
Sea Otter Classic. April 20-23. This celebration of cycling includes bounce houses, kids’ races, daily egg hunts and a race on the famed Laguna Seca Racetrack. $15, kids 12 and under FREE. Salinas.
SF, Marin & Peninsula
STEM Superhero Series: The Future of Food. April 1. Participate in activities that revolve around how we grow, obtain and distribute food at the Bay Area Discovery Museum. Use science, technology, engineering and math skills to design, imagine and test innovations around food. $13.95. Sausalito.
2017 San Francisco Flower & Garden Show. April 5-9. See amazing garden displays and enjoy how-to seminars and hands-on workshops. $17.50. San Mateo.
Easter Bunny Arrives by Helicopter. April 15. See the Easter Bunny arrive by helicopter and enjoy face painting, a bounce house and slide and model train display at Hiller Aviation Museum. Included with admission: $16 adults, $11 youth 5-17, under 5 FREE. San Carlos.
Earth Day SF Street Fest 2017. April 22. The festival will feature entertainment, panel discussions and speakers at the Eco Teach In section, organic and vegan food courts, wine and beer gardens, a clean energy zone, cutting edge earth friendly products, an electric vehicle showcase, kids’ zone and more. FREE. San Francisco.
Disney's World. April 2. Join the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra and vocalists for songs from Disney movies including Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid and Up. 2pm. $30. Walnut Creek.
Sunol Spring Wildflower Festival. April 9. Celebrate the season of birds, bees, flowers and trees with crafts, music and nature activities. Pack a lunch and explore this colorful wilderness on hikes planned for different ages, distances and topics. 11am-4pm. FREE. Sunol.
Eggster Learning Fest. April 15. Bring your baskets for the egg hunt and celebrate Easter at this annual event that provides a fun and educational experience with learning booths and performances. 10am-3pm. FREE. Berkeley.
Cal Day. April 22. Introduce your family to the UC Berkeley community and watch dancers move, hear the Cal band, hug a robot, play with science and more. 9am-5pm. FREE. UC Berkeley, multiple locations on campus. 510-642-5215. calday.berkeley.edu.