Spring Break is quickly approaching and what better time of year to create a spring break bucket list with your family! Concord has lots to offer families in the way of spring break staycation fun perfect for everyone in your crew. Let’s explore the fun, family friendly activities Concord has in store for your family as you make memories and check off your bucket list.
Jumping and Climbing with a Twist
At Sky High Sports Concord, there is fun for everyone – jumping and climbing opportunities galore. If you and your family have never been, spring break is the perfect time to join in the high flying fun! Challenge your kids to a race up the Klime Wallz, show off your big air moves on the Freestyle Courts or a friendly game of Dodgeball. And when the grownups need a break, the Sky Café offers up refreshments while the kids can expend more energy on the Kid’s Court, or the Arcade. Plus, if you plan your visit to Sky High on St. Patrick’s Day and wear green, you’ll get a FREE $5 Game Card.
Enjoy Amusement Park Fun
Spring Break is the perfect time to gather up the family and head over to Six Flags Hurricane Harbor to soak up the sun. The Break Point Plunge and the Cliffhanger are sure to please the thrill seekers in your family, while everyone will enjoy getting wet at Splashwater Island and Breaker Beach. If your family’s spring break time features toddlers in the mix, Pixieland Amusement Park is a sure bet for family fun! A go-to destination for families since 1955, Pixieland features free admission, so you pay only for the rides your kids want to enjoy. Family favorites at Pixieland include the teacups, Express Train, carousel, and the Dragon Roller Coaster.
Get Back to Nature
Hiking in Concord’s open spaces or planning a day for picnic and play at one of the area’s many local parks is a great way to enjoy down time during Spring Break. Head out to the massive 1226 acres at Lime Ridge Open Space, the perfect place to get back to nature with a hike along the rolling hills filled with spring wildflowers.
If picnic and play is more your family’s style, Hillcrest Community Park featuring Matteo’s Dream playground might just be the ideal setting. Of course, with an abundance of beautiful local parks in the Concord area, you are sure to find the perfect spot to enjoy some outdoor fun with the family.
Should your family want a bit more adventure, consider a trek to Mount Diablo, where you can enjoy challenging hiking and biking, as well as adventurous exploration of Rock City, complete with nature trails, boulders, and caves to enjoy. And if the word “biking” piqued your interest, you might want to take the family to Iron Horse Trail for a day of biking, where you can explore some of the regions best open spaces, trails, parks, and more.
Checking off Your Spring Break Bucket List
Of course, this is only a sampling of the many activities available in the Concord area, where there is plenty to enjoy with the family during Spring Break as you check items off your family fun bucket list. Enjoy!