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7 Beaches That Are Better in the Fall

Who says you can’t go to the beach in the fall — even after school starts? These beaches and beach towns are — dare we say — better in the fall, with fewer crowds and seasonal festivals and events for…

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100 Things to Do with Kids in San Diego

Wait until you get a glimpse of #8!

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27 Bay Area Spots for Epic Family Picnics

Grab a picnic blanket, some snacks and the sunscreen and head to one of these perfect spots for enjoying the fresh air!

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13 Fantastic Road Trips to Take This Winter

From nearby spots just a short ferry ride away, to spectacularly snowy mountain towns that feel worlds away, these vacations destinations let you recharge mind, body and soul.

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19 Festivals That’ll Put Some ‘Spring’ in Your Step

Clear your calendar because DC is jam packed with family-friendly spring fests (bonus: most are free!) Click through to discover some of our top picks.

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Santa Maria Valley Is Your Next Central California Vacation Destination

Head to California’s Central Coast and explore the Santa Maria Valley!

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The 9 Things You Have to Do in March

Put a little spring in your step by checking out these fun March happenings.

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Road Trip: Morro Bay

Your escape from the hustle and bustle of Bay Area life is just a short drive south to the seaside town of Morro Bay.

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Awesome Spring Festivals to Celebrate the Season

Mark your calendar! If you’re looking for a family outing this spring, we’ve got your guide to the best LA festivals.

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Ring in Spring at 11 Festivals & Fairs That Celebrate The Season

Time to put away the rain boots and walk on sunshine at these festivals that will put a spring in your step!

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Tiny Travelers: 6 Baby-Friendly Destinations to Book Next

Don’t let your new addition slow down your love for travel and adventure. Here are six destinations that are doable (and fun) with a baby.

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Knock-Knock: 7 Historic Homes Kids Find Cool

Sure, there’s George Washington’s Mount Vernon (which is awesome), but dig a little deeper and you’ll discover the DMV homes of some of the lesser known historical figures.

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Go Fly a Kite! 5 Best Spots for Soaring

We’ve found the best spots around town for you to take the kids and their kite on a high-flyin’ adventure!

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Let’s Go Fly a Kite! The Carmel Valley Ranch Kite Festival Launches

There is nothing quite like the magic of flying a kite. Except maybe the magic of hundreds of kites taking flight all at once. That’s just what will take place at Carmel’s first ever Kite Festival.

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8 Ways to Start an Only-in-D.C. Family Tradition

Traditions aren’t just for the holidays. Here are 8 year-round ways to create lasting memories for your kids.

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The Best of the Spring Fests

When it comes to spring festivals, the National Cherry Blossom Festival isn’t the only game in town.

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Facepaint, Kites and Cars: The 10 Best Bay Area Summer Festivals

Mark your calendar and fill the summer days with the Bay Area’s best festivals. Check out our list of the ten not to miss!

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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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Let’s Go Fly a Kite: The Berkeley Kite Festival

Experience the high-flying magic of the Berkeley Kite Festival, which takes over Cesar E. Chavez Park at the Berkeley Marina July 26 and 27.

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Breeze Along: 5 Spots To Fly A Kite

Here are our favorite spots around town to throw caution (and a kite) to the wind.

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The Insider’s Guide to Kite Flying & Festivals in Chicago

One of the best ways to embrace the Windy City is to harness that wind. In other words, go fly a kite! Here’s what you need to know about enjoying this fun hobby locally.

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10 Sensational Summer Activities

It’s mid June in our fair city and we’re lucky that the sun has graced us with at least a few days of sunshine to break up the intermittent showers rolling through Portland. With the weekend fast approaching and a…

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Kite Runners: Where to Fly a Kite in the Bay Area

If our kids could sprout wings and take off, we’re pretty sure they’d only ever touch down for dinner time. While their dreams of flying might just be flights of fancy, your kids can experience a similar thrill that will…

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Summer Breeze: The Oregon Coast’s World-Class Kite Fests

Seriously. The best. People travel from all over the world to engage, delight, participate and otherwise be blown away by the kite-flying amazefests that happen each year at the Oregon Coast. Do a little research and you will come across…

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Your Ultimate Washington D.C Guide: Where to Stay, Play & Eat

Sure, our nation’s capital may conjure up memories of dusty museums and towering government buildings, but the city is surprisingly kid-friendly and chock full of fun history that is much more exciting than what you may remember from your high…

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19 Free Things to Do in New York with Kids

There’s no denying it — we’re in the dog days of summer. With the heat merely rising, we’re guessing you’ve exhausted many of your indoor play options, some of your go-to spots for outdoor cool-down fun, as well as errr…some…

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Take the Family to Cannon Beach, OR

Whatever the season, there’s just something special about the Oregon Coast. Withcharming towns and sandy beaches up and down 101, there’s plenty of fun to be had–rain or shine. Take a break from Portland for a few days, or stay…

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