1. Multicultural Summerfest @ The German International School, Emeryville

Join the German International School of Silicon Valley (GISSV) East Bay campus to celebrate a Multicultural Summerfest! Families can experience international foods, peruse the rummage sale and find steals, jam out to live music performances, and enjoy lots of fun activities for kids of all ages. Kids can explore arts & crafts, woodworking, cooking, judo, soccer, and yoga! Feel a part of the community of families in Oakland at the German International School this Saturday afternoon.

Location: GISSV East Bay

Price: Free

Ages: All Ages

Day: Saturday, May 20 @  1 pm – 3 pm

Website: https://www.gissv.org/gissv-home-english/locations/berkeleyeastbay

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/773420449480842/


  1. Freighter Tots: Folk Song-Circle with Clyde Leland @ Freight & Salvage, Berkeley

For families that love to perform, sing, dance and act together! Clyde Leland leads this folk song circle that both parents and children can enjoy. Share songs to sing and games to play! Join this community of parents and music makers for a morning of fun and learning.

Location: Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse, Berkeley

Price: $10 per family

Ages: 18 mo – 6 years

Day: Saturday, May 20, 10 am – 11 am

Website: http://www.thefreight.org/kids-freight

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/thefreight

Register for Event: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1461894?utm_medium=bks


  1. Watch “Moana” at the Presidio’s Outdoor Family Movie Night, San Francisco

Watch as the heroine braves the waters with the help of demigod, Maui, to battle evil forces set to destroy the native island! Bring a blanket and snacks, and snuggle up to enjoy this movie screening in the serene outdoors. Get there early to enjoy a food truck dinner and snag some free popcorn, plus the kids will love the face paint, bubbles, glow sticks, and even more surprises!

Location: Presidio, Main Parade Ground, YMCA Gym

Day: Friday, May 19, 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Price: Free

Ages: All ages

Website: http://www.presidio.gov/events/outdoor-family-movie-night-05-19

Register for Event: http://www.markfarrell.com/presidiomovienight051917

Note: Food Trucks 5:30 pm; Movie Shorts 7:30 pm; Feature Film: Moana 8 pm. As a special offer, all registered guests will receive a discount of $3 off admission to The Walt Disney Family Museum! The promotion code will be sent out via the reminder email after registration is complete.    


4. Campfire Program: Evening at Stafford Lake, Marin

For Marin families, there’s so much beauty in your backyard to explore! Check out Stafford Lake this Saturday night with Marin County Parks’ Campfire program, an evening of free family fun led by park rangers. There will be a short hike, stories, and sing-a-longs around the campfire. A memorable night awaits for you and your little one.

Location: Stafford Lake Park, Novato, CA

Day: Saturday, May 20, 7 – 9 pm

Price: Free (park entrance is waived for participants)

Ages: All ages welcome

Website: http://www.marincountyparks.org/depts/pk/calendar#/?i=1

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/MarinCountyParks/

Note: Make sure to dress in layers, wear hiking shoes, and bring along a flashlight. No pets (except service animals) are allowed at this park. Quests: Contact Mike Warner at (415) 473-2816.


  1. Fun Fitness Classes for Young Children @ My Gym, Walnut Creek

My Gym offers classes for children aimed to help young children develop physically, cognitively, and emotionally. The gym offers weekly classes that are age-appropriate and incorporate music, dance, gymnastics, games, sports, and more! Your child will love the dedicated time for movement, play, socializing, and will gain confidence and self-esteem in the process. Get active and watch your child grow!

Location: My Gym, Walnut Creek

Day: Classes Available Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays

Ages: Ages 7 mo – 8 yrs

Website: https://www.mygym.com/walnutcreek/schedules/Gym%20Classes/0

Contact to Schedule a Class: https://www.mygym.com/walnutcreek/contact

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/mygymfun

Note: Call My Gym at Walnut Creek @ 925-952-9791 to schedule a trial class and learn more about programs and fees.