Cost Efficient Family Activities in Contra Costa

Featured Author: Contra Costa Living Blog Team

Despite common belief, you do not need to empty the bank account to have a family day in Contra Costa. There are a variety of fun and free activities you can do with your children that will provide bountiful memories. Compiled is a list of cost efficient activities your family with surely enjoy:

  • Head over to Rock City in Mount Diablo State Park with a picnic basket and blanket. You and your family can enjoy a hike that ends with a delicious family meal with Mother Nature.
  • Take advantage of $1 Movie Night at Century 16 in Pleasant Hill and 14 Theater in Walnut Creek.
  • If you register your child at, your child can enjoy two free games at a local alley.
  • Check out the water playground at the Meadow Homes Spray Park in Concord. Load the car up as you would if you were going to an amusement park for $70 a person and enjoy the water hoses, fountains, and sprinklers.

For more information on events in our beautiful local community, contact Contra Costa Living. At All About Contra Costa, we are always looking to encourage family bonding with family friendly events.