We’ve made it to 2021! Let’s just all breathe a quick sigh of relief for that. This weekend has the holiday festivities continuing around town so if you have little ones who still want to celebrate, you’re in luck. It’s also a great weekend to head out on a family hiking adventure.

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Visit “Entwined” in Golden Gate Park
An art installation coming to Golden Gate Park will transform Peacock Meadow into an enchanted forest of otherworldly shapes and ever-changing light. “Entwined,” by San Francisco artist Charles Gadeken, will honor Golden Gate Park’s 150th Anniversary. Fri.-Sun. Event details

Illuminate SF Festival of Lights
This urban lights festival offers 40+ eco-friendly displays that are all accessible by public transportation within San Francisco’s 49 square miles. Pick a neighborhood to explore and walk through to see these gorgeous light installations. Fri.-Sun. Event details

Christmas in the Park Drive-Thru
Check out all the holiday lights and decked-out trees at this fun event that will be drive-through this year. Fri.-Sun. Event details

Holidays at Filoli
Holidays at Filoli is the perfect season to make special memories with loved ones and friends. Take a stroll and enjoy the beauty of the winter garden adorned with lights and colorful decor. Find tranquility among the redwoods on the Estate Trail and soak in the vast views of Filoli at sundown. Cozy up to a fire pit under twinkling lights and sip on hot cider or mulled wine. Through Jan. 3. Event details

Garden of D’Lights
Experience the Ruth Bancroft Garden in a whole new way at this year’s Garden of d’Lights.  With more lights and more lasers, this year’s Garden of d’Lights is set to be better than ever. Fri.-Sun. Event details

—Kate Loweth


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