Things to do with kids in Oakland

About Oakland, CA

With a diverse community and a long history, Oakland is becoming a more popular place to live in the San Francisco Bay Area, especially as other parts of the Bay get more expensive. Less touristy than San Francisco, Oakland has outstanding food, a thriving arts scene, local sports teams and mild weather.

What Families Love

  • Bike-friendly
  • Public transit
  • Very walkable

Recent Posts

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  • Beth
    Thursday Alameda, CA

    Hi all, I'm looking for recommendations for a decent spa in the Berkeley/Oakland/Alameda area. My mother and sister will be with me in early January and we're planning to all g... More

  • Ashley
    Dec 08 Alameda, CA

    ***Update on the coffee story*** We went to Starbucks and my S/O got himself a peppermint mocha frap. Our boy really really REALLY wanted to try the “coffee” (sees Starbucks=co... More

Preschools & Daycares

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Parks & Playgrounds

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Family Restaurants

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  • Homeroom

    Good for Nursing, Changing Tables, Kids Menu, Highchairs…
  • Mariposa Baking

    Good for Nursing, Changing Tables, Kids Menu, Highchairs…
  • Cato's Ale House

    Good for Nursing, Changing Tables, Kids Menu, Highchairs…
  • Forge Pizza

    Changing Tables, Kids Menu, Highchairs, Parking…
  • Plank

    Good for Play, Kids Menu, Highchairs, Stroller Friendly…
  • Shimizu

    Changing Tables, Highchairs, Parking, Restrooms

Activities for Kids

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