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Kids Programming & Childcare

When you come back to campus for your reunion, bring your kids along for some fun times on the Farm. Explore what's new and unfamiliar and create your own unforgettable Stanford experience.

Kids Amazing Race

Kids Amazing Race

Saturday, October 26, 2019
Time 9:00am - 10:45am
Centennial Green

The Kids Amazing Race is an incredible event that engages both parents and kids in an entirely unique way. You'll want to wear your running shoes as you race to various checkpoints across campus. At each checkpoint, alumni will be challenged with Stanford trivia while the kids participate in a fun and easy challenge. Kids (4 and over) must register in advance and parents race for free.

This race is fun for the whole family; we can't wait to see you Saturday morning!

*This is a stroller-friendly race.

Kids and Teen Tailgate Information

Saturday, October 26, 2019
Time: 9:30am-12:30pm

Register for your class tailgate and add a Kids/Teen Tailgate pass and your kids can join you at your class tailgate. Childcare is not provided.


Saturday, October 26, 2019
Time 7:00pm-10:00pm

FLiCKS is back! Celebrate 100 years of movies for students on campus as we reboot one of Stanford's most entertaining traditions with the screening of Coco, the 2018 Academy Award winner for animated feature.

Find a Stanford Daily or some dot matrix printer paper, join alums from every decade, and rest those aching feet for a few hours. Doors open at 7:00pm for movie trivia, film begins at 7:30pm.

Kids Rest Stop & Family Amenities

October 24-27, 2019

Traveling with little ones? Stop by the Kids Rest Stop in Ford Center for quiet family activities such as coloring and small games. Snacks and drinks perfect for a young palette are available upon request at the Kid's Rest Stop in Ford Center and at the Information Booth in the Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center. A nursing lounge is available in Ford Center and changing tables may be found in both the Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center and in Ford Center.

Additional Kids Programming

Saturday, October 24-27, 2019

There are a variety of additional kid-friendly events and campus destinations to explore.


October 24-27, 2019

Although onsite childcare is no longer provided during Reunion Homecoming, here are some local childcare provider options:

Town & Country Resources

(650) 326-8570 or (800) 457-8222
Main Number:  415-567-0956

Aunt Ann's
(650) 573-1000

NOTE: Referrals provided by the Stanford Alumni Association do not constitute endorsements or recommendations. It is the parent's responsibility to visit, observe, ask questions and check the provider's references. The Stanford Alumni Association does not conduct on-site inspections to guarantee accuracy of the information they provide or to determine the quality of care. Childcare fees are not included in your Reunion Homecoming registration.