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19 Incredible DIY Halloween Costume Ideas

Steal these DIY costume ideas and get ready for a day of haunting, hugs and non-stop laughter!

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More than 40 Bay Area Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free

Give your wallet (and your kitchen) a much-needed break and take the family out to one of these kid-loving locales that offer kids eat free specials.

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For Little Dumplings: Chino

Beyond Buttered Pasta: Adventurous Kids’ Menus for Little Foodies

Tiny foodies rejoice! We have rounded up the best kids’ menus for the adventurous palate, from sushi to soba.

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Your Guide to Mickey’s Halloween Party at Disneyland

Halloween at Disneyland just got a bit more spooktacular! We’ve got your insider’s guide to firework screaming, trick-or-treating and villain-meeting at Mickey’s Halloween Party.

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The Way to Play in San Jose: Children’s Discovery Museum

This kid-centric museum offers everything from real-life firetrucks primed for climbing to enough bubbles to blow their minds.

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Tricks of the Trade: Bay Area Halloween Costume Swaps

Skip the stores and score a spooky new look for Halloween at one of the Bay Area’s costume swaps. They are green, free and a whole lot of fun!

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Patch It Up: Best Bay Area Pumpkin Patches

For Bay Area families, our region offers a bevy of pumpkin patch experiences — from the patch in the city to the revered u-pick pumpkin experience in Half Moon Bay. Here’s a list of our favorite pumpkin patches that will delight every member of your family.

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Just Opened: Whimsy Boutique in Lafayette

A new kids’ boutique in Lafayette is filled with stellar styles to outfit your little fashionista or dapper dude.

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The Ultimate Free Museum Days Guide

Get your calendars out. We’ve compiled the definitive list to free museum days, right here.

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30 Signs You’re an East Bay Parent

Have you lied about your 5-year-old’s age so they could ride the zipline at Adventure Playground? Then you are definitely an East Bay parent. Read on for more signs.

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Sip and Play: The Bay Area’s Kid-Friendly Cafes

If you have little ones, let’s face it, you are probably in need of some coffee. Stop by one of these kid-friendly cafes today for a pick-me-up.

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Great Shops to Score Halloween Costumes

Before they head off in search of candy, you need to hunt down the perfect costume. We’ve rounded up the best costume shops in the Bay.

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Bay Area’s Itsy-Bitsy Museums

Beat the crowds by exploring one of these small, lesser-known museums for kids. They may be tiny but they pack in the fun!

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The Great Pumpkin: The Bay’s Best Fall Festivals

Harvest festivals are about so much more than just picking the perfect pumpkin—from hayrides to haunted mazes, they offer a full day of fun!

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The “Get Out of The House!” Guide for New Moms

Ready to get out and have some fun? Strap on that little one and get out to one of these fabulous classes for mom (or dad) and baby!

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