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June 10th - Labor Day
Playland will be open EVERYDAY this summer!!!
To give you extra time to play, Playland-Not-at-the-Beach will be open everyday June 12th thru Labor Day.
  • We will be open Monday through Friday from 12:00pm through 5:00pm.
  • Weekends - 10:00am to 5:00pm.
This is a great chance for you to bring your group to Playland-Not-at-the-Beach during the week, to take a long lunch with pinball machines or have a date night at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach. Our Special Multi-visit passes make this even a better deal offering seven visits for the price of four. We look forward to seeing you whatever days you decide to visit Playland-Not-at-the-Beach!





Open All Week
    including
        Saturday & Sunday
        June 24th & 25th
        Equality Weekend
Gay Pride weekend at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach for the entire family. Wear a rainbow or equality symbol for 50 free carnival game tickets.
  • Open Monday through Friday from 12:00 noon through 5:00pm
  • Open Saturday & Sunday — 10:00am-5:00pm
Fabulous Frank
Monday - Friday
    Between 1 & 3 PM - call for times
Saturday & Sunday
    1:00 PM & 3:00 PM
Fabulous Frank will join us to perform his wonderfully funny magic. Originally from Connecticut, Frank assisted other magicians at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach, but always in a sidekick role. When one of the in-house magicians became ill, Frank began performing his own shows. This guy is really Fabulous and knows how to have a good time with his audience!!!


Playland After Dark
Thursday, June 29th
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Playland After Dark — Grown-up Game Night
Adults Only (18 yrs+)
Admission Only $10
Shake off those end-of-spring blues at Playland's Grown-up Game Night. Play all the pinball, carnival, arcade and board games you want without the little ones around! No little ones yet? Playland After Dark is the best date night in the Bay Area. Adults only (18-years and older), no children or babies please. Only $10 per person. Open 6:00pm-10:00pm.



Open All Week
    including
        Saturday & Sunday
        July 1st & 2nd
        Fourth of July Celebration
Happy Fourth of July! Let freedom ring and play FREE PLAY pinball and arcade games all weekend long! Enjoy some all-American carnival nostalgia in our climate-controlled Museum of Fun! Note: Playland-Not-at-the-Beach will be open all weekend, but you can also find our booth at the El Cerrito Fourth of July World One Fair at Cerrito Vista Park! Open Saturday & Sunday 10am -5pm. $10.00 for kids/seniors and $15.00 general admission.
  • Open Monday through Friday from 12:00 noon through 5:00pm
  • Open Saturday & Sunday — 10:00am-5:00pm
Fabulous Frank
Monday - Friday
    Between 1 & 3 PM - call for times
Saturday & Sunday
    1:00 PM & 3:00 PM
Fabulous Frank will join us to perform his wonderfully funny magic. Originally from Connecticut, Frank assisted other magicians at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach, but always in a sidekick role. When one of the in-house magicians became ill, Frank began performing his own shows. This guy is really Fabulous and knows how to have a good time with his audience!!!




Tuesday, July 4th
Sorry, Playland-Not-at-the-Beach will be
CLOSED on the Fourth of July, but we will be at the
City of El Cerrito Fourth of July Festival!
Bring the whole family and join us in beautiful Cerrito Vista Park for the City of El Cerrito and World One's full day of entertainment, food and fun!! Celebrate the Fourth of July with games, live music, a children's fun area and plenty of food, art and other goodies for sale. Come by Playland-Not-at-the-Beach's booth and say hello! Admission to the event is free and open to the public.

Open All Week
    including
        Saturday & Sunday
        July 8th & 9th
        Spiderman Weekend
Are your spidey senses tingling? Maybe it is because you need to get off the "web" and to the only local venue that has carnival games, arcade games, pinball machines AND live daily magic shows.
  • Open Monday through Friday from 12:00 noon through 5:00pm
  • Open Saturday & Sunday — 10:00am-5:00pm
Fabulous Frank
Monday - Friday
    Between 1 & 3 PM - call for times
Saturday & Sunday
    1:00 PM & 3:00 PM
Fabulous Frank will join us to perform his wonderfully funny magic. Originally from Connecticut, Frank assisted other magicians at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach, but always in a sidekick role. When one of the in-house magicians became ill, Frank began performing his own shows. This guy is really Fabulous and knows how to have a good time with his audience!!!


Playland After Dark
Tuesday, July 11th
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Playland After Dark — Grown-up Game Night
Adults Only (18 yrs+)
Admission Only $10
Kids and grandkids are great! You know what is also great? A bit of Grown up only time! Enjoy the usual fun of Playland with the addition of about 20 board games. Pinball, arcade and carnival games throughout our Museum of Fun. Adults only (18-years and older), no children or babies please. Only $10 per person. Open 6:00pm-10:00pm.

Open All Week
    including
        Saturday & Sundae (Sunday)
        July 15th & 16th
        National Ice Cream Day Weekend
The third Sunday (Sundae?) in July is national ice cream day. With memories of the original Playland and It's Its going hand in hand how could we NOT celebrate this happy coincidence. Come see the artifacts of San Francisco's Playland and have an It's It with us (available onsite for a small charge).
  • Open Monday through Friday from 12:00 noon through 5:00pm
  • Open Saturday & Sunday — 10:00am-5:00pm
Fabulous Frank
Monday - Friday
    Between 1 & 3 PM - call for times
Saturday & Sunday
    1:00 PM & 3:00 PM
Fabulous Frank will join us to perform his wonderfully funny magic. Originally from Connecticut, Frank assisted other magicians at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach, but always in a sidekick role. When one of the in-house magicians became ill, Frank began performing his own shows. This guy is really Fabulous and knows how to have a good time with his audience!!!

Open All Week
    including
        Saturday & Sunday
        July 22nd & 23rd
        Relay For Life Weekend
Relay For Life's are the annual fundraising events for ACS that bring us together to remember loved ones lost, honor survivors, caregivers and all those touched by cancer. We have long supported RFL and continue to do so. For anyone who mentions Relay this weekend we will donate $1.00 per admission to this worthwhile cause.
  • Open Monday through Friday from 12:00 noon through 5:00pm
  • Open Saturday & Sunday — 10:00am-5:00pm
Fabulous Frank
Monday - Friday
    Between 1 & 3 PM - call for times
Saturday & Sunday
    1:00 PM & 3:00 PM
Fabulous Frank will join us to perform his wonderfully funny magic. Originally from Connecticut, Frank assisted other magicians at Playland-Not-at-the-Beach, but always in a sidekick role. When one of the in-house magicians became ill, Frank began performing his own shows. This guy is really Fabulous and knows how to have a good time with his audience!!!







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