Best Things to Do in the South Bay This April

Looking for the coolest things to do in the South Bay as spring rolls in? From the best hiking trails to antiques shows and events celebrating this blooming time of year, got you covered. Even once the celebrations wane, there is still plenty to do. We’ve done the deep research for you on the best things to do in the South Bay including museums, cultural events and food tours and more. Speaking of food, we also have an extensive list of our best restaurants in the South Bay, and if you’re planning a weekend, the best places to stay.

Spring weather is lovely in the South Bay, with averages in the 60s and a few sunny 70s days sprinkled throughout.

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Photo: Courtesy of Filoli

Spring Floral Party, Filoli

Guided by Filoli’s Horticulture Team, learn the basics of building a floral arrangement, artfully combining a mix of fresh flowers and greenery. Tour the gardens and the house in Woodside; be inspired by the luscious bouquets painted by the Dutch masters.

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Photo: Courtesy of Bon Air Center


April 9
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Hillsborough Antiques Art Design Show

April 21 - 23

Over 100 exceptional exhibitors offering fine antiques including furniture, silver, porcelain, pottery, estate jewelry, Asian, majolica, oriental rugs, toys, fine art, posters, and more at San Mateo County Event Center.

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Photo: Courtesy of Jack London State Historic Park

Earth Day

April 22

Event Venues

Looking to see what’s happening right now in the South Bay? Our comprehensive list of venues below will help you find what you need to know what’s going on.

Looking for more things to do in the area?

Visit our What to Do in Northern California page!

You so deserve a vacation. 

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