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Find Your Perfect Pumpkin at These Bay Area Patches

When it comes to pumpkin patches, the Bay Area is home to some of the finest. Grab your gourd today!

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11 Cool Things You Might Not Know about LA

Pop Quiz: Do you know how the Lakers got it name? Or which Disney princess has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame? All the answers and more LA-inspired trivia, right this way.

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100 Things to Do with Kids in DC

From national parks to monuments and memorials, here is our ultimate list of things to do in DC.

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All Aboard! Fall Train Rides for the Family

Wild west adventures, pumpkin rides and more.

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Best Children’s Books of 2021, So Far

Time for an Amazon shopping haul.

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Splendid Scenery: Where to See Fall Foliage around Seattle

There’s only a few peak weeks to catch Seattle’s annual foliage fireworks of red, orange and gold.

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15 Easy Hikes for Kids Under 5

Stretch your legs on these flat, well-paved paths made for little feet!

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Get Lost! 12 Bay Area Corn Mazes to Visit This Fall

Build your family’s teamwork skills at the hay and corn mazes with all sorts of twists and turns!

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Celebrate Your Baby’s First Birthday Without a Party

Zoo, aquarium or art project. Which is your fave?

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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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22 Holiday Train Rides to Book before They Sell Out

You don’t have to pack an overnight bag to take a trip to the North Pole on these Santa-packed train rides across the country.

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10 Jaw-Dropping Fall Hikes for Families

Explore volcanoes, canyons and more as the season lights up these spots with color.

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8 Not-So-Spooky Halloween Events for Kids

From haunted aquariums to spooky-fun train rides, get ready for a more delightful than frightful Halloween at these bewitching events.

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All the Free & Cheap Things to Do with Kids in Los Angeles Right Now

Want to have fun without breaking the bank? Save our list of free things to do with kids near LA—from fall festivals to must-explore bike paths, you won’t be disappointed.

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Expert Tips to Throwing the Best Birthday Party with Animals

Get wild and dig into planning your special animal celebration with these tips (we especially love #4) from a professional animal handler.

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31 Ghoulishly Good Halloween Dinners That Kids Will Love

Before they head out to fill those candy buckets (and tummies) with goodies, feed them a delicious dinner with just the right amount of scare.

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The Best Places to Volunteer with Your Kids in DC

Looking for a new way to spend family time? These DC charities could use your help and they need both big and little hands. Read on for where to pitch in near DC.

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The Best Places to See Fall Colors with Kids This Year

Your next adventure should involve warm cider, your family and a camera ready to capture the beautiful colors of autumn.

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Road Trip! 16 Last Minute Getaways Near DC

If the travel bug is biting, get vacay vibes in a day with one of these short, kid-friendly roadtrips from DC.

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Seattle Kids Weekend Events: Sep. 17-19

Sail through the end of summer with a free museum day, skating at a pop-up roller rink and farm fest that’s one of the best.

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Bay Area Kids Weekend Events: Sep. 17-19

This weekend’s events will give you all the reason to celebrate – choose one or four and get ready for your family to eat, drink and dance away!

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Close Encounters: 7 Petting Farms & Zoos Your Kids Will Love

Don’t just visit with the animals; pet them! Meet rabbits, chickens, horses and more at these DC area petting zoos.

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Top Seeds: The Best Apple Picking Near NYC

Heads up: this season starts earlier than you think. (And you might need a reservation to secure your spot at these popular orchards!)

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Where You Can Zipline In & Around NYC

The zipping season has begun. Here’s where to zoom this spring with the kids!

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30 Things You Have to Do in NYC Before Baby Turns One

Got a new plus-one in the mix? Get busy with this Big Apple bucket list for those 12 months and under!

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Fall Bucket List! 36 Autumn Activities for Families

Apple orchards, haunted aquariums, festive events, and the best donuts and hot cocoa … we’ve got all the details that’ll make you fall for autumn.

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Our Ultimate Guide to Pumpkin Patches

These great pumpkin patches with unbelievably cool activities—like pumpkin-eating dinos—will give Charlie Brown a run for his dough!

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Oh My Gourd: The DMV’s Best Pumpkin Patches

Looking for a gourd time? Check out these pumpkin patches within an hour’s drive of DC!

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Calling All Train Lovers! 28 Bay Area Train Adventures to Check Out Now

It’s all about trains at these museums, rides and miniature railway experiences!

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Walk This Way! Colorful Spots for Fall Family Strolls

Fall is knocking at your door and it’s leaving gorgeous colors at your feet. Find the best places to nature walk right into leafy paradises in the city and ‘burbs.

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18 Trips in the USA That Will Make Your Kids Smarter

These vacations offer major perks for kids beyond just memories.

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The Last Thing I Thought I Would Do in Lockdown but Here We Are

“Waking up every day and being disappointed about the inability to make future plans is no fun. So rather than be low-level sad about it, I’m going to do this instead.”

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Your Kids Need Rest. Here Are 7 Ways Creativity & Art Can Help

How to change the strange twilight zone of getting all the rest we ever wanted and not getting enough rest at all.

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Best Trips to Take if You Don’t Have School-Aged Kids

You’ll love these spots when the crowds aren’t there!

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Get Lost! Corn Mazes to Visit This Fall

Petting zoos, hay rides, and U-pick opportunities abound at these frequently haunted spots.

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