Schedule of Events

Here’s our schedule of events for the next two months. If you prefer to plan ahead, check out our seasonal park hours and annual events.

 

April Events    

April
5 & 6

11am & 2pm & 4pm Puppet Show: The Pied Piper of Hamelin. Michael Mouse’s uncle tells him the cautionary tale about the infamous Pied Piper, who was hired to rid the city of its mice. When he is successful in his task, the citizens decide to go back on their word and deny him the money he’s owed. Look out--there’s a reason why we say that “the piper must be paid”! Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann. Scenery by Garth Geary. Adapted by David C. Jones.
  12pm-2pm The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.
  1pm-1:20pm Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.
  1:30pm & 2:30pm Magician Mike Della Penna creates wonder and laughter with his amazing and playful magic performances.

April
12 & 13

11am & 2pm & 4pm Puppet Show: The Pied Piper of Hamelin. Michael Mouse’s uncle tells him the cautionary tale about the infamous Pied Piper, who was hired to rid the city of its mice. When he is successful in his task, the citizens decide to go back on their word and deny him the money he’s owed. Look out--there’s a reason why we say that “the piper must be paid”! Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann. Scenery by Garth Geary. Adapted by David C. Jones.
  12pm-2pm The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.
  1pm-1:20pm Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.
  1:30pm & 2:30pm Award-winning Storyteller John Weaver will entertain with his lively, humor-filled stories for children of all ages.

Bunny Weekend
Come meet Fairyland's own bunny stars and spend time with Critters By The Bay's walk around bunny characters.

April 19 only 11:30am Come see The Tap Dancing Easter Bunnies dance their way into your holiday weekend celebrations.

April
19 & 20

11am & 2pm & 4pm Puppet Show: The Pied Piper of Hamelin. Michael Mouse’s uncle tells him the cautionary tale about the infamous Pied Piper, who was hired to rid the city of its mice. When he is successful in his task, the citizens decide to go back on their word and deny him the money he’s owed. Look out--there’s a reason why we say that “the piper must be paid”! Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann. Scenery by Garth Geary. Adapted by David C. Jones.
  12pm-2pm The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.
  1pm-1:20pm Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.
  1:30pm & 2:30pm Jacquelyn Lynaugh as Mother Goose, will entertain both adults and children with her music and bunny tales.

April
26 & 27

11am & 2pm & 4pm Puppet Show: The Pied Piper of Hamelin. Michael Mouse’s uncle tells him the cautionary tale about the infamous Pied Piper, who was hired to rid the city of its mice. When he is successful in his task, the citizens decide to go back on their word and deny him the money he’s owed. Look out--there’s a reason why we say that “the piper must be paid”! Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann. Scenery by Garth Geary. Adapted by David C. Jones.
  12pm-2pm The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.
  1pm-1:20pm Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.
  1:30pm & 2:30pm Dana Smith performs a show for all ages, with circus arts, comedy, improv and audience participation.
May Events    

May
3 & 4

11am & 2pm & 4pm Puppet Show: The Pied Piper of Hamelin. Michael Mouse’s uncle tells him the cautionary tale about the infamous Pied Piper, who was hired to rid the city of its mice. When he is successful in his task, the citizens decide to go back on their word and deny him the money he’s owed. Look out--there’s a reason why we say that “the piper must be paid”! Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann. Scenery by Garth Geary. Adapted by David C. Jones.
  12pm-2pm The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.
  1pm-1:20pm Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.
  1:30pm & 2:30pm Brian Scott combines magic, comedy and oddities to create a show called Bizarre and Strange that is enjoyed by audiences of all ages.
Come join us in Children's Fairyland's Gardens on Saturday, May 10th!
Spend some time in our vegetable garden with Fairyland horticulturist Jackie (noon to 3:00pm). Enjoy gardening activities, learn about pollinators, and kids get to take away a seedling!

May
10 & 11

11am & 2pm & 4pm Puppet Show: The Pied Piper of Hamelin. Michael Mouse’s uncle tells him the cautionary tale about the infamous Pied Piper, who was hired to rid the city of its mice. When he is successful in his task, the citizens decide to go back on their word and deny him the money he’s owed. Look out--there’s a reason why we say that “the piper must be paid”! Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann. Scenery by Garth Geary. Adapted by David C. Jones.
  12pm-2pm The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.
  1pm-1:20pm Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.
  1:30pm & 2:30pm Uncle Jer's Traveling Bee Show presents the intriguing society of bees in a most entertaining way!

May
17 & 18

11am & 2pm & 4pm Puppet Show: The Pied Piper of Hamelin. Michael Mouse’s uncle tells him the cautionary tale about the infamous Pied Piper, who was hired to rid the city of its mice. When he is successful in his task, the citizens decide to go back on their word and deny him the money he’s owed. Look out--there’s a reason why we say that “the piper must be paid”! Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann. Scenery by Garth Geary. Adapted by David C. Jones.
  12pm-2pm The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.
  1pm-1:20pm Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.
  1:30pm & 2:30pm Buki the Clown and her way cool magic show is here to make you laugh and giggle at her crazy antics!
May 24 Only 12pm The after-school MUSE Orchestra of Oakland East Bay Symphony’s MUSic for Excellence (MUSE) program will perform their Spring Program with special guest emcee maesto Michael Morgan!

May
24 & 25

11am & 2pm & 4pm Puppet Show: Jack and the Beanstalk. Castles, a giant, a magic hen, and a princess who is turned into a harp-- our production has it all! Come on Jack’s adventure up the beanstalk for a really wild ride. Puppets and costumes by Randal Metz. Scenery by Lewis Mahlmann. Adapted by David C. Jones.
  12pm-2pm The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.
  1pm-1:20pm Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.
  1:30pm & 2:30pm Jacquelyn Lynaugh as The Blue Fairy appears with her guitar, Prince Charming. She will be performing well known folk songs and helping children make wishes come true with her crystal wand and fairy dust.
May 31 & June 1 11am & 2pm & 4pm Puppet Show: Jack and the Beanstalk. Castles, a giant, a magic hen, and a princess who is turned into a harp-- our production has it all! Come on Jack’s adventure up the beanstalk for a really wild ride. Puppets and costumes by Randal Metz. Scenery by Lewis Mahlmann. Adapted by David C. Jones.
  12pm-2pm The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.
  1pm-1:20pm Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.
  1:30pm & 2:30pm Fairyland favorite Blake Maxam, "The Wizard of Ahhhhs", astounds and amazes children of all ages with his magic show.