With fun events and activities taking place all over town, you have no reason to sit at home listening to your kids moan, “I’m bored!” Between sailboat races on the bay, a carnival just for preschoolers, free admission to the New Children’s Museum and an outdoor trail cleanup, your family has choices. Sit back and watch the action or be a part of it. Have a great weekend!

San Diego

America’s Cup World Series
San Diego is all about the water, so head to the San Diego Bay this weekend to soak up some sun and the America’s Cup World series. The fun isn’t just in the water! Check out the Race Village along Harbor drive. Sat, San Diego Bay. Free. All ages. Event Details.

Wild West Carnival
Have a preschooler in your family? We’ve found the perfect activity for you. The Wild West Carnival features game booths, pony rides, face painting, jump houses, bake and craft sales, food vendors, silent auctions and raffle drawings. Sat, 10:00 am. Northminster Presbyterian Church. Preschool. Event Details.

The New Children’s Museum
Kids love – and we mean love – The New Children’s Museum. Take advantage of free admission this Sunday. Beyond the normal amazing exhibits, the museum hosts additional free activities to keep the kids entertained. Sun, 10:00 am. The New Children’s Museum, Downtown. Free. All ages. Event Details.

North County

La Costa Glen Trail Clean-Up
There’s no time like the present to get your entire family involved in an outdoor clean-up. North country residents are invited to help clean up the La Costa Glen Trail. Tools are provided – just bring your family! Sat, 8:30 am. Carlsbad. Free. All ages. Event Details.

South Bay

Trunk Treasures Consignment Event
Savvy moms love fashion for their kids, but they know how to attain it without breaking the bank. Don’t miss this seasonal consignment sale, where you’re sure to score a deal. Sat, 1:00 pm. Chula Vista. Free. All ages. Event Details.

— Laura Willard