Brace yourselves, there’s SO MUCH to do this weekend! From egg hunts to Earth Day festivities to bicycle festivals—we’ve got you covered, and the some!
photo: SF Park and Rec.
It wouldn’t be Easter if we didn’t have an egg hunt in the city’s biggest park. The celebration includes carnival rides, games, egg hunts, live entertainment and the highly anticipated annual Rib Cook-Off among SF Rec and Park, SF Fire, SF Police and other city departments. Sat. Event details.
Music for Families: Music, Magic and Mystery
Did you know you don’t need a wand to cast a spell? Think about the magical powers of music! Even without pictures, music can paint colorful stories in our minds, make us feel different emotion, and transport us to a different time and place. Enjoy this concert that is all about magic and myths—you’ll hear the music of Harry Potter as well as the thrilling Russian tale of The Firebird. Sat. Event details.
Tinkerfest is a one-day festival at the Chabot Space and Science Center that celebrates the creative, curious and innovative spirit in all of us. Tinkerfest brings together makers, artists and tinkerers to showcase their work while inviting attendees of all ages to join in on the DIY fun! During the festival the entire center (inside and outside) will be activated with activities that spark curiosity and ignite creativity. Sat. Event details.
Tour the Tall Ships in Oakland
Tall Ship Lady Washington, official ambassador of Washington State, and companion vessel Hawaiian Chieftain will visit Oakland and offer exciting adventure sails, battle sails and vessel tours at the dock. Vessel tours open the ship to the public for a suggested donation of $5 per person. Come check out the ship and meet her crew! Fri.-Sun. Event details.
Discover a whole new world at Disney’s Aladdin, the hit Broadway musical. From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of Aladdin, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It’s an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite. Fri.-Sun. Event details.
Sea Otter Classic
The Sea Otter Classic is the world’s largest bike exposition with tons to offer families. Kids can enjoy daily egg hunts, try out demo bikes in the kids’ demo area and see amazing stunt shows. Girls can learn new skills at Little Bellas camp. Kids 12 and under and parking are free. Fri.-Sun. Event details.
San Bruno Easter Egg Hunt
Enjoy an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast and free children’s games and activities. Hunts will begin at 10:30 a.m. and will be staggered every 15 minutes by ages 1-8. Event takes place rain or shine. Sat. Event details.
Earth Day on the Bay
Ride a boat, touch a shark, jam to steel drum beats and more at this fun festival that celebrates our planet. There will be arts and crafts available throughout the day as well as an environmental fair. Make a pledge to help the Earth and teach kids what it means to be a good global citizen. Sat. Event details.
Spring Eggstravaganza & Bunny Breakfast
Join Mr E. Bunny for a hearty spring time breakfast of french toast, sausages, orange juice and coffee. After breakfast follow him out to the Friends Field for the annual egg hunt. Be sure to look for the “golden eggs” that hold special surprises! Sat. Event details.
Free Guided Farm Tours
Learn about the Tara Firma Far and its CSA, learn what pasture raised means and how farms like Tara Firma Farms are on the front lines to fight climate change, reduce water usage and build better soil through the latest methods in carbon farming! Sat.-Sun. Event details.