An incomplete list of local event pages and meetups to help you connect with other families in your city.
Your city is packed with things to do! Here’s an incomplete list of local clubs we love. We like to think of them as the local chapters of the Sidewalk Club. Our plan is to regularly update this page, so if you have a resource to add (we’re especially fond of the big-hearted indie meetups) please email us!
Mocha Moms: the premier voice for mothers of color. Through chapters and online, Mocha Moms. provides support for women of color as they journey through all phases of motherhood. Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
New York City
Bowery Babes Eventbrite: A downtown NYC nonprofit mothers group dedicated to supporting women from pregnancy through the early years of motherhood and beyond.
New York Parenting Event Catalog: Our passion is to help make parenting easier and family life more fun, and to provide accurate and current information on local events, news, relevant articles, and resources in a family friendly format. Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
Families First Calendar: Families First is a community center that provides activities and spaces where the child is the center of activity. They offer parents and caregivers frequent parenting workshops, classes, support groups, and a lending library stocked with parenting-related books. Instagram
Park Slope Parents: More than 15 years old, PSP members have shared advice on everything from choosing childcare to camps, hairdressers to healthcare, and coping with teething, terrible twos, and tweens. Plenty of information for Brooklyn parents on their site, and a yearly membership unlocks local discounts, forums, classifieds, and more. Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
Moms LA Events: We love Los Angeles and think it’s a great place to raise our children. Our job is to help you find everything you need to have a great family experience. Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
Chicago Summer Google Calendar: this calendar is updated with events (mostly free) happening in Chicago all summer long. Add it to your own calendar and never miss a beat.
Neighborhood Parents Network Calendar: NPN is a non-profit that connects a diverse community of families with the resources they need to navigate parenting in the city. Full membership unlocks the forum, an annual school fair, and print newsletter. Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
Philly Fun Guide for Kids: the Greater Philadelphia region’s “go-to” website for accurate and detailed information about upcoming artistic, cultural, entertainment, and sporting events. Not designed for families, but they have events tagged kids! Facebook | Twitter
SF Dads Group: a meetup group for Stay-At-Home Dads, working dads, part-time at home dads, work from home dads, freelance dads, and involved fathers in and around the SF Bay Area to socialize and interact with other guys who enjoy spending quality time with their kids. Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
Black Moms of San Francisco: a fun and relaxed meetup for Black mothers of infants and toddlers to get to know each other.
Parent’s Club of Palo Alto & Menlo Park (PAMP): a diverse group of parents who have come together to form a volunteer-led, nonprofit organization to offer community, events, resources, knowledge, and support on common interests. Facebook
SF Parents Outside: A group for San Francisco parents who like to be outside. If a swim in the ocean, a hike in the woods, a play on the beach, or a picnic in the trees sounds fun to you, let’s connect! Facebook
The City Moms: the premier social community for Indianapolis moms. All incoming members are offered a free 14-day trial with access to events, a private forum, and local perks; annual membership costs $35 per year. Facebook | Instagram
Indy’s Child Calendar: Indy’s Child Parenting Magazine serves as Indiana’s number one parenting resource magazine.
Washington Family Mag Calendar: the go-to resource for D.C. area parents for more than 25 years. Our magazine, website, eNewsletter and social media outlets reach tens of thousands of local moms and dads in D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia. Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
Kid-Friendly DC: Where to go and what to do with kids in the nation’s capitol.
Boston Dads Group: a diverse community of fathers in the Massachusetts and Rhode Island areas, who take an active role in our children’s lives. We seek to create an online meetup group to bring fathers together in person. Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
Nashville Fun For Families: From festivals to classes to concerts to workshops – find an event your whole family will love! Browse for events near you, or search by date or keyword. Facebook | Twitter
Kids Out & About: Nashville’s online family guide to events and everything fun!
Nashville Life Kid-focused Events Calendar: The family guide from Nashville Life.
Miami Dads Group Meetup Page: a diverse community of fathers who take an active role in our children’s lives. We host meet-ups several times per month, with our kids at parks, playgrounds, museums, sporting events, parent-and-me classes, and anywhere else we feel compelled within the Miami metropolitan area. Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
Minnesota Parent Magazine’s Calendar: the Twin Cities’ premier parenting magazine, published every month for busy moms and dads looking for parenting ideas and inspiration, helpful local resources and activities happening right here in Minnesota! Facebook | Instagram | Twitter