Sunshine, juicy watermelon, melting popsicles, fireworks, flip flops, barbecues, bathing suits, and sand-between-your-toes, all the nuances of San Francisco summer fun are coming to an end as September approaches!

You know what that means…end of summer bucket lists. Make the most of the dog-days and fill up your calendar with festivals, summer camps, day trips, and more. Here is a list of must-visit San Francisco Bay Area spots for kid-friendly fun.

Take a Farmer’s Market Adventure

Summer Fun Farmers Market

Find all the great farmer’s markets in the San Francisco area on Pearachute. Schedule times to visit Alemany’s, Noe Valley, Millbrae, and Ferry Plaza Farmer’s Markets for great summer fun!

Stern Grove Summer Sunday Concert


Sunday, August 18, 2019 @ 2:00pm

Don’t miss the last free Sunday concert on August 18th! R&B legends, The Isley Brothers, will be performing to close out the 82nd season of the Stern Grove Concert series.

Antique Coin Arcade

Summer arcade games

Visit the world’s largest privately owned collection of coin-operated antique arcade machines. Enjoy some gaming and music the entire family will love!

Saturday Spray/Brush Painting Workshop

In this class, students will learn how to express themselves and create/collaborate ideas into an organized mural. Students will learn the business and creative side to the mural-making process including budgets, contracts, planning, design and painting!

Millbrae Art & Wine Festival

August 31 & September 1, 2019 from 10:00am – 5:00pm

The festive spirit and flavor of the Big Easy is coming to the Bay Area! The 49th Millbrae Art & Wine Festival, The Last Blast of Summer, is the Bay Area’s largest Labor Day weekend event with huge crowds transforming the city into a Mardi Gras-style celebration. The festival features two sun-splashed days of live music and street art throughout downtown.

Family Campout

Friday, August 23, 2019 @5:00PM

The Burlingame Parks & Rec Department is holding it’s 5th annual Family Campout in Washington Park. A perfect night to gather with family and friends and enjoy outdoor movies, s’mores, face painting, and more.

Dragonfly Designs Birthday Party

Summer fun kids festival

Time and dates may vary

A celebration dedicated to children of all ages! Kids will enjoy making their own custom necklaces, bracelets, key chains and more!. Get family and friends together for a memorable party experience.

Family Yoga Class

Summer Yoga posing

Every Sunday from 10:00am – 10:30am

Book now for a mindful yoga class with your little ones. A wonderful event that will lift your spirit and teach your kids flexibility and movement.

Family Picnic at Presidio

Summer Fun Block Party

Open every Sunday from 11:00am – 4:00pm

Embrace the summer sunshine at Presidio Main Parade Ground Lawn. This national park is filled with dance, music, and food every Sunday through October!

Balboa Park Scavenger Hunt Adventure

Summer Fun Scavenger

Spots available everyday

Venture out for a scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour for some exciting family San Francisco summer fun!

Pearachute’s End of Summer Daily Giveaways

Fill up the August dog days with family fun events, and earn a chance to win a $50 giftcard every day throughout the entire month of August! All you have to do is book an event on Pearachute to get entered to win!