Lemos Farm: Half Moon Bay

Lemos Farm Deals

Take the kids to Lemos Farm in Half Moon Bay for less with this deal available from one of the big daily deals sources. A new nearly half off Family Pack deal on Lemos day passes has just been added by one of the top … [Read more...]

CuriOdyssey Museum: Free + Deals

CuriOdyssey Deal

One of my favorite Bay area Museums is CuriOdyssey, in San Mateo. CuriOdyssey is a kid-friendly environmental science and wildlife center housing more than 50 non-releasable animals native to the area. What else is there … [Read more...]

Young Eagles: Kids Fly Planes — Free

Young Eagles Teen program

Want to get your 8 to 17-year-olds away from the remote or video game? Sign them up for the Young Eagles program in a city near you and let them take to the sky and man the joystick -- for free. The Young Eagles program, … [Read more...]

Dragon Boat Lessons in Foster City: Free

Dragon Boat

The Bay Area Dragons offer FREE dragon boat lessons every Saturday at 10:30 am in Foster City. They provide the life jackets, paddles, boats, and expert coaching. A dragon boat is a 44 foot canoe that seats 20 paddlers. … [Read more...]

Museum of American Heritage: Free


If you're in Palo Alto and looking for something fun to do, here's a family-friendly idea for tech/history buffs and those who appreciate the value of vintage. The Museum of American Heritage showcases the historic … [Read more...]

Hiller Aviation Museum: Coupon

Hiller Aviation Museum ticket Deal

Hiller Aviation Museum in San Carlos often offers deals via the daily deals sites. Plus, Hiller offers a $1 coupon for Sunday admission on their website, best for when the deals sell out or expire. Scroll down this page … [Read more...]

SF Chamber Orchestra Family Concerts: Free


The San Francisco Chamber Orchestra hosts a family concert series every year to introduce kids to classical music. These performances are fun and free for the whole family. Check out the current schedule for updates … [Read more...]

Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival: Free

Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Fest

The Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival (October 18 - 19, 2014), in Half Moon Bay, will draw unbelievbable crowds of Bay Area folks willing to fight the terrible traffic just to see the giant pumpkins parade down Main … [Read more...]

Mountain View Art & Wine Festival: Free

Mountain View Art & Wine Festival

The 43rd annual Mountain View Art & Wine Festival (September 6 - 7, 2014) is a free event expected to draw more than 200,000 arts lovers to Silicon Valley’s epicenter. Check out the Kids Park and Salsa Sunday … [Read more...]

Pacifica Fog Fest & Parade: Free


The 29th annual Pacifica Fog Fest (September 27 - 28, 2014) will feature the annual Parade and Marching Band Competition, the Sand Castle and Sand Sculpture Contest, the Fog Jog, and the Fog Bank Contest. The Fog Fest … [Read more...]

Los Altos Fall Festival: Free

los altos fall festival

  The annual Los Altos Fall Festival (October 4 - 5, 2014) is a free family event that features live entertainment, fun festival food, fine wines and micro brews, more than 150 arts & crafts booths, and a … [Read more...]

Millbrae Arts & Wine Festival: Free

Millbrae Art Wine Fest

Not to be left out, another Bay Area Labor Day festival is the 44th Annual Millbrae Arts and Wine Festival (August 30 - 31, 2014). The event will turn downtown Millbrae into the “Big Easy” with a Mardi Gras-style … [Read more...]

Kings Mountain Art Fair: Free

Kings Mountain Art Fair

Labor Day weekend brings a few festivals to the Bay Area, including The Kings Mountain Art Fair (August 30 - 31, September 1, 2014), which presents juried artists exhibits in a stunning setting among the … [Read more...]

Los Altos Arts & Wine Festival: Free

Los Altos Arts & Wine

The Los Altos Arts and Wine Festival in Downtown Los Altos (July 12 - 13) is one of the Bay area's biggest two-day events. Live music on three stages will include concerts by Sage, The Cocktail Monkeys, The Houserockers, … [Read more...]

Connoisseurs’ Marketplace: Free

connoisseurs marketplace

Connoisseurs’ Marketplace, Menlo Park's annual summer festival of the arts (July 19 - 20, 2014), features live music, fine arts and crafts, chef's demos, artisan foods, wellness booths, home and garden exhibits, a … [Read more...]

Redwood City Blues Festival: Free

RWC Blues

The eighth annual Blues, Arts and Bar-B-Que Festival at Redwood City’s Courthouse Square (July 25 - 26, 2014) features live music (mostly blues), food from local merchants, and a children's area with an arcade. The event … [Read more...]

San Mateo Central Park Music: Free

Central Park Music San Mateo

The 2014 Central Park Music Series offers free live music on Thursday nights in the summer. The City of San Mateo calls this their signature summer event. The events are a great opportunity to socialize with friends, … [Read more...]

San Mateo County Fair: Deals + Free

San Mateo County Fair Deals

The San Mateo County Fair (June 7 - 15, 2014) usually offers a few ways to get discounts on tickets, starting with presale ticket prices that save you around $2 per ticket per day, and $9 for an all day Carnival … [Read more...]

San Francisco Bay Area Flea Markets


San Francisco Bay Area flea markets offer plenty of random kitsch and vintage stuff to entice cheapsters and cheap-a-holics. You'll find some great prices at these local Bay Area flea markets, from Alameda to Alemany … [Read more...]