Well, there’s nothing to do with your kids this weekend in San Diego, so it looks like you’re suck at home. April Fools! (Yeah, that’s the best we’ve got — we’ll leave the more entertaining April Fools jokes, like adding food coloring to the milk, to you.) We may be short on April Fools jokes, but we found plenty of fun activities in San Diego to keep you and your kids entertained this weekend.

North County

San Marcos Swing into Spring Festival
Get in the spirit of spring with this huge street festival featuring fun for the kids, great food and live music. Sun., 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Via Vera Cruz in San Marcos. Free. All ages. Event Details

Once Upon a Garden
Attention fairies, gnomes and princesses! Prepare for a day of fairy parades and surfer gnomes. Sat., 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. The Flower Field. All ages. Event Details.

Junior Carlsbad
Everyone’s a winner in this fundraising race just for kids that is part of the Carlsbad 5000. Sat., 8:00 am. Carlsbad. $20-$30. 12 and under. Event Details.

San Diego

SeaWorld’s Spring into Night
Now that we’re all adjusted to the time change, take advantage of that extra hour with some serious fun at SeaWorld. Sat., Park hours. SeaWorld. Price included with admission. All ages. Event Details.

San Diego Zoo 16 Days of Play
Kick off spring at the zoo, where you’ll see how the animals play — including with their food! Sat., Park hours. San Diego Zoo. Price included with admission. All ages. Event Details.

 Image credit: San Marcos Swing into Spring

— Laura Willard