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FUN Things to do in March!

Here at SFMB, we love trying new things!  Here are some fun events to check out in SF and on the Peninsula this month. 


Hiller Aviation Museum

Imagination Playground

Daily 10:30am- 4:30pm

Included with museum admission.

Create and build large foam structures!


Pippi Longstocking, The Creativity Theater

The Creativity Museum, SF

Runs until March 19th, ages 5+

Tickets here


Family Storytime

Mitchell Park Library, Palo Alto

Every Saturday in March, 11:00am


Portolla Valley Farmers Market

Every Thursday in March


PV Town Center


Off the Grid

Fort Mason Center, every Friday, beginning March 3, 5-10:00pm

Presidio Picnic, every Sunday beginning March 19, 11:00am-4:00pm


San Francisco SPCA- Animal Movie Night

March 3rd and March 17th

6-9pm, ages K-4th grade, $40

PJs welcome!

Register here


Pier 39 is celebrating 39 years!  Each Friday in March they will have special events.  Visit here to get more information and download coupons.

March 3rd- 39 Free Caricatures

March 10th- Buy 1 scoop, get the second scoop free at Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream Shop or the Waffle Cone Shop

March 17th- St. Patrick’s Day Celebration with live music on the Carousel Stage 6-8pm

March 24th- Bring a Friend & Play for Free.

March 31st- Outdoor Movie Night 7:45pm Forrest Gump


San Mateo County History Museum

Free First Fridays, FREE admission 10:00am-4:00pm

March 3rd

Preschool activity starts at 11am

Tour starts at 2pm


A Celebration of Dr. Seuss

March 4th, 11:00am, FREE

Burlingame Public Library, Children’s Room

Circus of Smiles performs to honor Dr. Seuss


Creative Family Fun- Dazzling Damselfly

The Presidio

March 4th and 5th, 11:00am- 4:00pm, FREE

In October, the damsefly was reintroduced to Mountain Lake.  Now, the larvae are ready to emerge from the lake as adults.  There will be arts and crafts to celebrate!


Eco Center Open Hours

Palo Alto

March 4th and 18th, 10:00am- 1:00pm, FREE

Hands on Nature Exhibits and more!


Peninsula Ballet Theatre presents Cinderella Sweet

March 4th and 5th, 12pm, 2:30pm, 4:30

Tickets here

Especially for kids 2-6 years old.


National Pancake Day, IHOP Free Pancake Day

March 7th, 7:00am- 7:00pm, Multiple Bay Area locations

Donations for pancakes will go towards Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals


St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March 11th, 10am with parade at 11:30 down Market Street

For more info and map click here

St. Patrick’s Day Events on the Peninsula

Check out our list of events going on south of the city here.

3rd Annual SFJazz Girls Day

March 11th, Vocals 10am, Instruments and Vocals 1pm

Ages 13-18

FREE Jazz workshops.


Sunday Streets SF

March 12th, Valencia St, 11:00am-4:00pm

The open street, car-free season kicks off in The Mission. 


Puppet Art Theatre’s “The Three Little Pigs”

Menlo Park Library

March 17th, 7:00pm

For the whole family!



Family Storytime

Mitchell Park Library, Palo Alto

Every Saturday in March, 11:00am


Fillmore Spring Wine Walk

March 23rd, 4-8pm

Walk down Fillmore from Jackson to Eddy and taste wine from local businesses.


Gearapalooza 2017

March 28th, JCCSF

Join our friends Bump Club and Beyond and TheBabyGuyNYC as they stop in San Francisco for Gearapalooza: The Ultimate Baby Gear and Registry Event on March 28th! You’ll meet the BEST baby brands, get the BEST information before going home with the BEST gift bags and the chance to win THOUSANDS of dollars of prizes!

For tickets and information click here:

Gearapalooza 2017 is presented by Babyganics and powered by Babylist.


Grab a sitter for these two:

Bay Area Brew Fest

March 18th, Pier 35


Hamilton at the Orpheum Theatre, SF

Preview starts March 10th, Grand opening March 23rd

Broadway’s hottest show!


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