Top 20 Activities for Kids
Big Cats, Beasts, and Hello Kitty
• Have breakfast with Beardsley Zoo's furry friends.
• Meet Santa and his zoo friends for a breakfast buffet on Staten Island.
• Celebrate the launch of "Hello Kitty, Hello Art!" (FREE)
• Use candies, cookies, and cakes to make an edible transit masterpiece in Brooklyn.
• Experience a formal tea in the Muscoot Farm's living room in Westchester.
• Enjoy milk, cookies, and holiday-themed games on Family Fun Night in Danbury.
Music and Magic
• Rock out with The Rockdoves at BYOK in Tribeca
• Be amazed by Mario the Magician in Manhattan
• Explore different types of music with Vienna Boys Choir in Queens
• Take a trip to the "Magic Toy Shop" on Long Island
• Hear sounds of the season at the Holiday Handbell Performance in Fairfield.
• Catch the award-winning Hot Peas 'N Butter children's band on Long Island.
Trains, Toys, and Basketball
• Shoot hoops with an NBA superstar in Manhattan.
• Explore historic trains and toys exhibit, then create train-inspired crafts in Manhattan.
Happy Holiday Happenings
• Make gingerbread houses, create dreidels, decorate cookies, take photos with Santa in Westchester.
• Gather 'round for a Kwanzaa story in Queens.
• Drive through 1 mile of lights through Holiday Village on Long Island.
In the Name of Science
• Prep for a public mission to the moon in Rockland.
• Participate in a nationwide bird count and enjoy the great outdoors of Brooklyn and Westchester.
• Learn about winter solstice and craft a lantern in Rockland.