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Now Showing: DC’s Most Kid-Friendly Movie Theaters

From the eclectic arthouse theater to the trendy pop-up, here’s where you can see a film, grab a snack and maybe enjoy the cheap seats, with or without your young scene stealers.

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Reel Cool: The Most Family-Friendly Movie Theaters

Keep the fun simple and make a cinema date with your favorite little movie critics.

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This Movie Theater Chain Is Offering Sensory-Friendly Screenings of “Wonder Park”

These special screenings mean every kid can enjoy a trip to the movies.

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Where to Brunch with the Grandparents This Winter

Manhattan options for when you’re feeling fancy (and hungry!)

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Your Local Guide to Celebrating Kwanzaa

From dancing to dinner, experience the culturally rich taste of Kwanzaa in and around LA.

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6 Magical Ways to See The Nutcracker with Kids

Portland offers families several opportunities to see a Nutcracker performance that is perfect for their crew. Read on to find out which one is the best fit for you.

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Why Wait For the Weekend? Weekday Family Fun Is On

From Manic Mondays to Freaky Fridays and every day in between: we found something fabulous for your family to do 8 days a week!

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Lights! Camera! Action: Head to the Theaters

Whether you’re after family matinees on the cheap or in-house babysitting, here are 5 Portland theaters that cater to families.

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Don’t Miss LUZIA: A Waking Dream of Mexico

This latest Cirque de Soleil show will take you on a journey to the imaginary dreamscape of Mexico, all without leaving the Near West Side.

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Where to Have the Ultimate Movie Birthday Party

If they’re dazzled by the big screen, these movie theater birthday parties will delight your mini-movie lover.

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A New Toy Store That Inspires Imagination & Creativity

Whether you’re shopping for a birthday present or just want to get a special toy for your little one, you can count on Learning Express Toys to help you find the perfect item.

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The Coolest Kiddie Show: Family Matinees at SF Jazz

At a fraction of the price and half the length, the family matinee at SF Jazz in San Francisco is the perfect musical primer for budding jazz cats.

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Fun and Games: Book-Inspired Activities that Make Reading Come to Life

What’s better than you and your kiddos cozying up to a stack of new books? Using the pages as your blueprints to some awesome real-life adventures!

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Live to Dance? 7 Kid-Friendly Performances to Watch

These dance companies welcome kids in the (matinee) audience, and sometimes even offer a chance to dance with the professionals.

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Your Guide to the Largest Holiday Light Display in the Northwest

With over one million lights, train and pony rides and five different entertainment stages, a trip to The Lights of Christmas festival will kick your holiday spirit into overdrive.

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A Guide to the Angelika Film Center With Kids

When you’re jonesing for a family film fest, visit the Angelika Film Center in Fairfax, a haven for movie loving hipsters and their little ones.

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Get Ready to Roar at The Lion King: The Musical

This Broadway musical version of the movie is nothing short of spectacular. Read on for the inside scoop.

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Berkeley’s Performing Arts For Pint-Sized Theatergoers

Your little one’s a virtuoso when it comes to making a scene, but every now and then, you wish you could watch a different sort of drama, like Rock of Ages at the Curran Theatre or the latest production showing…

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4 Can’t-Miss November Kids Concerts

The summertime, outdoor concert season may now be just a distant speck in the rearview mirror but that doesn’t mean the good times have to stop rolling for you and your kids. There are still great bands playing all over…

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Lights, Camera, Action: Bay Area Movie Theaters That Cater to Kids

Venturing out to catch the latest kids’ releases on the Big Screen seems unthinkable with the company of little monkeys who love to climb and chatter, even as the plot unfolds. That’s why movie nights usually mean getting cozy in…

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San Francisco’s Grove Cafe For Kid-Friendly Coffee

Get Into the Grove

Grove Café, a longtime staple of the stroller set in the Marina and Lower Pacific Heights, opened a third location in SoMA last week. Grove Café Yerba Buena is centrally located at Mission and Third Streets…

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San Francisco’s Grove Cafe Scores a Hat Trick

Get Into the Grove

Grove Cafe, a longtime staple of the stroller set in the Marina and Lower Pacific Heights, opened a third location in SoMA last week. Grove Café Yerba Buena is centrally located at Mission and Third Streets…

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Cafe Asia: Civic Center’s Family Spot

A Taste of Asia

Searching for an exotic culinary treasure in the Civic Center neighborhood?  The next time you and the kids are downtown, stop by the beautiful Asian Art Museum and have lunch at Café Asia.  This hidden gem…

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Explore: Studio Grow and Gilman Street

Skip the Matinee and Head Towards Gilman Street 
When you and the kids get the itch to explore, a little Bay Area rain shouldn’t stand in the way. Studio Grow in Berkeley provides an inviting indoor space with several open…

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Secret Screen Society

It’s the return of the old-fashioned Sunday matinee! The Northwest Film Forum and The Sprocket Society bring you Secret Sunday Matinee, a series of family-friendly, blast-from-the-past films. Get the fam together for some retro, edge-of-your-seat fun and fantasy. Weekly cliffhanger…

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