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Cool Off at These Bay Area Splash Pads

Want to get wet? Splash pads are the place to be when the heat is on!

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16 Spots to Cool Your Jets: Atlanta’s Best Slash Pads

Atlanta’s best splash pads and spraygrounds are just the thing to help you keep your cool all summer long.

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Play All Day: NYC’s Best Playgrounds for Kids of All Kinds

Got a climber? A Slider? A Toddler? We’ve got a spot for them—and everyone else, too!

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Splash, Ride & Play: 10 Can’t-Miss Things to Do at Point Ruston

With a brand-new 40-acre park, paved bike paths, a state-of-the-art sprayground and a host of family eateries, now is the perfect time to plan a day at Tacoma’s premier waterfront destination.

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Make a Splash at 8 Photo-Worthy Urban Fountains

Head to these fun fountains to get soaked, strike a pose, or toss your pennies to make a wish.

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Just Opened: Explore!, a Kid-Friendly Wing in the Portrait Gallery

In partnership with the National Children’s Museum, the Gallery is shedding all the fuss and welcoming the muss with the addition of an interactive kid dedicated exhibit.

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Swing, Slide & Zip at Lake Sammamish State Park’s New Playground

This 10,000 square-foot, all-access playground is where kids of all ages can interact with nature-inspired displays, try their skills on the challenge course and learn about Issaquah’s rich mining history.

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Warm Weather Must-Do: Magic Hour Roller Skating Party at LeFrak

Dusk. A rink. Dope tunes. (And a beer if you want.) Need we say more?

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7 Fountains Worth Your Wishes

Warm weather plus beached out kids means it’s the perfect time to check out one of our city’s grandest public fountains.

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Just Opened: Rotary PlayGarden in San Jose

Slides, swings, kinetic art and planes constantly zooming right overhead are just some of the many features of the awesome new Rotary PlayGarden near Mineta San Jose Airport.

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Just Opened: A Natural Playground in Prospect Park

Prospect Park’s newest playground doesn’t have swings, slides or a jungle gym, but your kids won’t miss the traditional equipiment. Instead, this playground offers plenty of good ol’ fashioned play-in-the-woods kind of fun. The just opened, Donald and Barbara Zucker …

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Bob’s Red Mill: A Guide to Portland’s Fave Market

What local celeb, whole grain empire builder and business legend enjoys hobnobbing with the likes of Martha Stewart and the cooking gals from Real Simple? Here’s one quick hint: he is always wearing red. It’s Bob of Bob’s Red Mill…

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Fun in the Far East (Bay): Explore San Ramon Central Park

So you’ve found yourself a little further east than you’re used to.  What to explore now?  Nestled in the valley’s rolling hills is the East Bay suburb of San Ramon, and right in the heart of it is an awesome,…

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Here There Be Pirates: San Francisco’s Pirate Supply Store

For landlubbers and seafarers alike, San Francisco’s only independent Pirate Supply Store is a veritable treasure trove of awesome adventures. Pack up your little privateers and head over to the Valencia corridor for an interactive store like no other. With…

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Great Parks for the Tots While the Big Kids Are Back in School

The big kids are gone! The big kids are gone! Yes, that day has arrived, when the big kids (maybe even yours!) have stepped away from the swings and slides and relinquished the rollerblade trails. That Magic School Bus has…

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Make a Splash: Our Favorite Pools & Beaches

School is out for summer and thankfully, for kids and parents alike, splash is now in session at the over 50 New York City public pools (most open June 28 through September 3, 2012, but call ahead or check pool…

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Seattle Children’s Playgarden-A Park for Kids of all Abilities

Fun for All
We usually hear about Grand Openings for stores and restaurants. So when we heard about a recent G.O. for a Seattle park, our ears perked up.  Turns out this is a special place indeed. Seattle Children’s PlayGarden…

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Downtown Ballard

Explore Seattle kids, things to do with kids in Seattle, Bellevue, Kirkland, Redmond
This is a new weekly feature from the RT staff, just in time to combat the winter doldrums. Let’s face it, sometimes you’re itching to get the…

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