Don't want to be bored at home on Christmas? Here are some things to do in the Bay Area.
Goldstar has holiday event listings here.
CONTEMPORARY JEWISH MUSEUM
Free on Christmas Day, thanks to Target Family Fun Days. It's the only SF museum open that day. This year, they have a family-friendly exhibition, The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats. There will be hands-on art activities for kids/families and peformances by Octopretzel.
When: Tuesday, December 25th, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Contemporary Jewish Museum (736 Mission Street, between 3rd and 4th in SF)
The San Jose outdoor Downtown Ice Rink is open on Christmas from 2 p.m. until midnight. See their schedule here. The holiday rink at Union Square in San Francisco opens at 10 a.m. until 11:30 p.m.
SFKids.org has a great list of ideas.
Spotivate always has great lists of ideas - you have to sign up but it's really quick and free.