All the world’s a stage this weekend with music, acrobatics and even some wild cats! Watch the Peking Acrobats tumble, juggle and cycle in Berkeley. See the Roco Dance Onstage show including ballet, jazz and breaking performances in San Rafael. Learn all about jungle felines at the Wild Cat Adventure in Los Alto Hills.
Keller Williams Concert for Kids
A true original, Keller Williams creates a style of family music that’s all his own, and reaches his young audience in a way that matters. Sing and dance along, and join in a drum circle as well! Sat., 2:30 pm. San Francisco. $19 per person. All ages. Event details.
The Stinky Cheese Man Play
Poor Jack. He’s got to save himself from the terrible Giant, but a host of familiar fairy tale characters, and one very annoying Stinky Cheese Man, keep messing up his plans. Based on the book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith, this show for kids is delightfully deconstructive, and nothing is quite the same as you remember it. Sun., 11:00 am & 2:00 pm. San Francisco. $24 General. $22 per member. $18 per child under 12. Ages 3–6. Event details.
Caterpillar Puppets at Studio Grow
Enjoy stories and legends with the Caterpillar Puppets. They entertain all with their amazing storytelling, artistry and comic timing, making this show a huge hit! Sat., 11:00 am – 12:00 pm. Berkeley. $9 per person. All ages. Event details.
Watch as the Peking Acrobats from China, gymnasts, jugglers, cyclists and tumblers, amaze you and your children with their impressive and daring feats. The performance will be accompanied by live Chinese music. Sun., 3:00 pm. Berkeley. See website for pricing. All ages. Event details.
Family Bingo Night
Get ready to call out “Bingo!” Practice finding your letters and numbers at this family-friendly event, and win fun prizes too! Bingo and Dinner includes five bingo cards and a dinner of pizza, salad and non-alcoholic drinks. Bingo without dinner includes three bingo cards. Sat., 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm. San Rafael. $10 per person with dinner, $5 per person without dinner. All ages. Event details.
Roco Dance Onstage
See the children’s show during the 2012 RoCo Dance Onstage performance. Applaud for young dancers studying ballet, jazz, breaking, hip hop, contemporary and modern styles. A beautiful show with unique costumes, it will inspire your budding ballerinas and hip hop stars! Sun., 5:30 pm. San Rafael. $18 per person. All ages. Event details.
Charles the Clown
Watch Charles the Clown, an award winning entertainer and recording artist, perform his hilarious become-a-clown routine. The show will feature Biscuit the Dog puppet, balloon antics, silly magic and comic rhyming. A language-rich experience for pre-readers and readers too! Fri., 6:30 pm. Menlo Park. Free. All ages. Event details.
Wild Cat Adventure
The Wild Cat Adventure presentation will feature five live wild cats. You may see a cougar, snow leopard, ocelot, serval or a rare king cheetah. Learn about the cats’ habits and habitats, while safely observing natural behaviors such as climbing, leaping and hunting. Have a roaring good time! Sun., 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm. Los Altos Hills. $10 per adult. $5 per child under 12. All ages. Event details.
— Rachel Teichman
Photo Credit: Roco Dance Onstage