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From April through October, Marinwood Pool welcomes land-striders of all ages to doggy paddle or strut their strokes through its 25-yard swimming pool boasting a double-flume waterslide. In addition to splashing around during recreational open-swim hours, children can participate in group swim lessons while private and semiprivate training can be had by adults, children, and youths. The scoop: Get 5, 10 or 15 visits to Marinwood Pool (up to 57% off)
At Lemos Farm in Half Moon Bay, visitors escape urban drudgery and revel in the decidedly country ambience, whether aboard hayrides or visiting the petting zoo for an introductory course in farm-animal massage therapy. The scoop: Farm Day Passes for 2 Kids and 2 Adults, or $50 Toward a Children’s Party (Up to 58% Off).
Pump It Up’s indoor arenas located in SF’s India Basin are filled with huge inflatables and interactive attractions. The Super Star team supervises and entertains the kids during visits, and parents are always free and encouraged to jump, bounce, slide and play with the kids. They can also relax in the parent area while the Super Star teams takes care of everything. Don’t forget to ask about their Glow experience—a kid favorite! The scoop: 10 Open-Play Sessions and $50 Towards Party Options (Up to 54% Off)
Parents who need to work out in the nearby fitness center, take a break, or run some errands can drop off children aged 3 months to 8 years at the Mill Valley Aquatics and Fitness Center. The scoop: Get 10 or 20 Hours of KidzWatch Drop-In Childcare (Up to 68% Off).
Nestled in the shadow of the Golden Gate Bridge on 7.5 acres of national park land, the Bay Area Discovery Museum draws children’s inquiring minds with a host of open-ended, hands-on exhibits modeled after the surrounding sea and city. By stimulating creative skills starting at an early age, the museum helps change the way the next generation learns and may contribute to the world. The scoop: Visit for Two, Four, or Six (Up to 46% Off)
Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park attracts visitors with a combination of educational exhibits, carnival games, and amusement-park rides. The map features more than 40 possible destinations where guests can learn something new about local horticulture, enjoy an adrenaline-pumping joy ride, or simply enjoy the scenery. With family-friendly attractions available for all ages, the park includes everything from carousels to paddleboats to a mine-cart roller coaster that takes passengers through a thrilling series of dips and speedy turns. The scoop: $70 for Two Admissions ($110 Value).
An entire universe lives and breathes within the California Academy of Sciences, where a single living roof covers an aquarium, a planetarium, a rainforest, a natural history museum, and more. Ready to explore? The scoop: Adult, Child, or Youth General Admission at California Academy of Sciences
The Alameda County Fair (June 15-July 4) is more than just carnival rides, family-friendly entertainment, and hands-on learning, although it’s certainly all of those things, too. Highlights include horse racing, carnival rides, and circus performers fill the days, with live music from Leann Rimes, Crystal Gayle, and more at night. The scoop: one- and two-day general admission tickets and/or a one-day parking pass for one vehicle.
Restored WWII submarine shares its history via audio tours, oral histories, letters, and educational programs for adults and kids. The scoop: “USS Pampanito” Historic Submarine Tour for Two Adults, Family of Six, or Up to 15 (Up to 71% Off)
Located on historic North Field, the Oakland Aviation Museum features an array of aircraft, flight simulators, and the flying boat from Indiana Jones. The scoop: Two or Four Adult Tickets or One-Year Family Membership (55% Off)