Family-friendly Events for Kids

Looking for something fun to do with the kids when you visit Mendocino County? Here’s our calendar of events for kids and family. You’ll find lots of kid-friendly and family-friendly activities and events at any time of year.

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April 2018

95th Annual Spring Wildflower Show

April 21 - April 22
Boonville Fair Grounds, 14400 CA-128
Boonville, CA 95451 United States
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FREE
Flowers

Come and see over 300 flowers, grasses and tree branches gathered, identified and displayed at the Boonville Fairgrounds ‘June Building’. The show, which runs…

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Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens' Retro Sunday

April 22 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, 18220 N Highway 1
Fort Bragg, CA 95437
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$1
Betty & Ernest Schoefer - founders of the Gardens!

Every year, the beautiful Garden by the Sea takes a step back in time and opens its doors with the admission price from the…

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Solar ‘Earth Day’ Living

April 22 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Solar Living Center, 13771 S. Hwy 101
Hopland, CA 95449 United States
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FREE

You are cordially invited to honor Earth Day at the Solar Living Center in Hopland; a 12-acre permaculture paradise! Load the kids and your…

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Nature Fest – Experience a Bio-Blitz!

April 27 @ 8:00 am - April 28 @ 8:00 pm
UC Hopland Research and Extension Center, 4070 University Rd
Hopland, 95449 United States
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Various

Celebrate all of nature’s wildlife, be it bugs or beasties, lichens or lepidoptera! You are cordially welcomed to get involved with this festival of…

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Chalk the Walk!

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Coast Community Library, 225 Main St
Point Arena, CA 95468 United States
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Come get carried away as we Chalk the Walk at the Fringe Festival!  Sets of chalk will be available at the library or bring…

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Eric Wilder’s Pop-up Gallery

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Point Arena Lighthouse, 45500 Lighthouse Rd.
Point Arena, CA 95468 United States
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The Point Arena Lighthouse will welcome noted Kashaya Pomo artist Eric Wilder’s Pop-up Gallery in the Fog Signal Building Museum. He will display his…

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Almost Fringe Books and Ukes

April 28 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Coast Community Library, 225 Main St
Point Arena, CA 95468 United States
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FREE

While you are strolling along Main Street in Point Arena, please stop by and enjoy this bibliophile’s delight as they purge books from various…

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The Foolish Fringe of Folk Music

April 28 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Caspar Shul, 15071 Caspar Rd
Caspar, CA 95420 United States
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$5 - $25

Folklorist Holly Tannen presents a concert of strange and silly American folk songs, and her own funny songs about Mendocino life. Plenty of chorus…

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Oz Farm’s Almost Fringe Tour

April 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Oz Farm, 41601 Mountain View Rd.
Point Arena, CA 95468 United States
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TBA

Hidden in a quiet, private valley on one of the most pristine stretches of the scenic Mendocino Coast, Oz Farm is bordered by redwood…

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May 2018

Mendocino College Spring Dance Festival 2018

May 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until May 5, 2018

One event on May 6, 2018 at 2:00pm

Mendocino College Center Theatre, 1000 Hensley Creek Rd
Ukiah, CA 95482 United States
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$5 - $10

Experience Dance!!! You are invited to attend an exciting performance of Contemporary Dance, Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Tap, and more.... Dance Choreographed by Mendocino…

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Mendocino College Spring Dance Festival 2018

May 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until May 5, 2018

One event on May 6, 2018 at 2:00pm

Mendocino College Center Theatre, 1000 Hensley Creek Rd
Ukiah, CA 95482 United States
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$5 - $10

Experience Dance!!! You are invited to attend an exciting performance of Contemporary Dance, Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Tap, and more.... Dance Choreographed by Mendocino…

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Mendocino College Spring Dance Festival 2018

May 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until May 5, 2018

One event on May 6, 2018 at 2:00pm

Mendocino College Center Theatre, 1000 Hensley Creek Rd
Ukiah, CA 95482 United States
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$5 - $10

Experience Dance!!! You are invited to attend an exciting performance of Contemporary Dance, Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Tap, and more.... Dance Choreographed by Mendocino…

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Mendocino College Spring Dance Festival 2018

May 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 2:00pm, repeating until May 5, 2018

One event on May 6, 2018 at 2:00pm

Mendocino College Center Theatre, 1000 Hensley Creek Rd
Ukiah, CA 95482 United States
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$5 - $10

Experience Dance!!! You are invited to attend an exciting performance of Contemporary Dance, Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Tap, and more.... Dance Choreographed by Mendocino…

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Mother's Day Brunch at Barra of Mendocino

May 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Barra of Mendocino Event Center, 7051 N State St
Redwood Valley, CA 95470 United States
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$12 - $35

Please join Barra of Mendocino for a very special celebration honoring all the amazing women called “mom”. You will be treated to a delicious…

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72nd Annual Potter Valley Spring Festival & Rodeo

May 25 - May 28
Pottery Valley Pottery Valley, 95469 United States + Google Map
Various

Yeehaw! Saddle up those ponies and head over to Potter Valley to join friends, family, neighbors, and strangers for a fun-filled weekend packed full…

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Gualala Arts 11th Annual Fine Arts Fair

May 26 - May 27
Gualala Arts Center, 46501 Old State Hwy.
Gualala, CA 95445 United States
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FREE
Gualala Arts Fine Arts Fair

Enjoy a beautiful Memorial Day weekend on the south coast of Mendocino County at the Gualala Arts Center. Every year, the center invites local…

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Willits Community Festival and Car & Bike Show

May 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
FREE
Willits Community Festival and Car Show

The fun starts with a delicious hot breakfast catered by The Willits Lions Club from 7 to 10 a.m. Locals, visitors and car nuts…

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Manchester Firehouse Pig & Lamb BBQ

May 27 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Manchester Fire Station, 19601 CA-1
Manchester, CA 95459
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TBA

Deep-pit slow cooked pork (with Carl Bell's original BBQ sauce) and barbequed lamb are the highlight of an annual event to raise funds for…

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June 2018

Redwood Empire Spring Fair

June 1 @ 3:00 pm - June 3 @ 11:00 pm
Redwood Empire Fairgrounds, 1055 N. State St.
Ukiah, CA 95482 United States
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Various

For three days in the spring, the Redwood Empire Fairgrounds is the place to have a whole lot of fun! For kids and adults…

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22nd Annual Fort Bragg Quilt Show

June 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on June 24, 2018 at 10:00am

Dana Grey Elementary Multipurpose Room, 1197 Chestnut St
Fort Bragg, CA United States
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$5

With a theme this year of "On the Farm", the 22nd annual Fort Bragg Quilt Show promises to be the best yet! More than…

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