Family-Friendly Earth Day Celebrations in NYC

Family-Friendly Earth Day Celebrations in NYC

Celebrate Earth Day at one of these family-friendly Earth Cay celebrations in Manhattan, including park events, green living festivals, and Arbor Day events.

Where to Celebrate Easter in New York City

Where to Celebrate Easter in New York City

Don your Easter bonnets and celebrate the bunny holiday at one of these Easter celebrations in Manhattan, including the NYC Easter Parade and egg hunts in New York City.

Spring Festivals for Families in Manhattan in April

Spring Festivals for Families in Manhattan in April

Whether you go for the whole day or just a few hours, any of these spring festivals will keep the whole family entertained, from the New York International Auto Show to a sheep-shearing festival.

Things for Kids to do During Spring Break in NYC

Things for Kids to do During Spring Break in NYC

Wondering what to do with your kids during spring break? We've gathered the best fun and educational activities in NYC at museums and the New-York Historical Society.

Our Editor's Favorite Family Events in Suffolk County

Our Editor's Favorite Family Events in Suffolk County

Our Editor handpicked the must-do events for families in Suffolk County this April.

Top 9 Things to Do With Your Family in Rockland in April

Top 9 Things to Do With Your Family in Rockland in April

We've hand-picked the top 9 things to do with your family in Rockland in April—the family-friendly events and activities we consider "can't miss"—such as a prom fashion show in West Nyack and a street fair in Nyack.

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in April

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in April

Showing your children how to give back to the community helps them grow into thoughtful adults. So clean out those closets for clothing drives or walk to raise awareness with these volunteer opportunities for families in NYC in April.

April Family Events in Suffolk for Kids who Love Animals

April Family Events in Suffolk for Kids who Love Animals

Come out and meet lots of animal friends, sure to enchant your kids. We found fun picks in Riverhead, Centerport, and more!

Arts and Crafts Fun for Kids in Suffolk

Arts and Crafts Fun for Kids in Suffolk

Got a budding artist on your hands? Any crafty kid will love these fun opportunities to get creative from Amityville to Holtsville to Water Mill.

Spring Holiday Fun for Kids in Suffolk County

Spring Holiday Fun for Kids in Suffolk County

Hang with the Easter Bunny and have some Earth Day fun with the kids in East Islip, Centerport, Bayshore, and more!

Celebrate Easter and Earth Day in Brooklyn

Celebrate Easter and Earth Day in Brooklyn

April may bring showers, but it also brings holidays! Celebrate Easter and Earth Day in and near Brooklyn this month with fun things to do with the whole family, including an egg hunt on Staten Island and mud art in Crown Heights.

Story Time for Kids and Families in Brooklyn in April

Story Time for Kids and Families in Brooklyn in April

Once upon a time...attend a story time event for kids and families in Brooklyn in April for page-turning tales. Meet author Artie Bennett in Bay Ride, hear Eric Carle classics in Midwood, and more!

Top Educational Activities for Kids in Rockland in April

Top Educational Activities for Kids in Rockland in April

Kids will learn while having fun at one of these top educational activities for kids happening in and near Rockland in April. Be an astronaut for a day in Ramapo, build with Legos in Garnerville, and more!

Best Kept Secrets of MoMA PS1 in Queens

Best Kept Secrets of MoMA PS1 in Queens

Your guide to visiting MoMA PS1 in Long Island City, Queens, with your kids. Get the most out of a trip to this modern art museum, which presents a different experience every time you visit.

Visiting the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island with Kids

Visiting the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island with Kids

A visit to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Immigration Museum is a must-do at least once with your kids. Here's how to make the most of your visit to these iconic, historic landmarks.

Zoos, Nature Centers, and Botanical Gardens in New York City, Long Island, NJ, and CT

Zoos, Nature Centers, and Botanical Gardens in New York City, Long Island, NJ, and CT

UPDATED MAY 2014: Celebrate the great outdoors with a family day trip to one of these seasonally splendid spots in the New York metro area, including New York City; Long Island; New Jersey; Westchester and Rockland Counties, NY; and Fairfield County, CT.

Things to Do with Active Kids in Rockland

Things to Do with Active Kids in Rockland

Get moving! There are many ways to be active this April. Take the kids to fun activities in and near Rockland this month such as zumba in Suffern, trampoline bouncing in Valley Cottage, and hiking in Tenafly, NJ!

Celebrate Earth Day in Rockland

Celebrate Earth Day in Rockland

Earth Day is April 22, but it can be celebrated all month long! There are lots of things to do in and near Rockland County to promote a greener world and have fun, such as meeting farm animals in Cornwall and picking up litter in Tenafly, NJ.

Celebrate Easter and Passover in Rockland

Celebrate Easter and Passover in Rockland

April may bring showers, but it also brings holidays! Celebrate Easter and Passover in Rockland County this month with fun things to do with the whole family, including an egg hunt in Pomona and a porch party in Nyack.

The best free family activities in Suffolk County

The best free family activities in Suffolk County

Free family activities in Suffolk this March that your family will love

The best free family activities in Fairfield County

The best free family activities in Fairfield County

We present the best of what's free for kids in Fairfield County this April.

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in April

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in April

We've gathered the best family-friendly events for children with special needs in New York City, including autism-friendly theater performances and open play time in Times Square and Chelsea.

Educational fun for kids in Fairfield County

Educational fun for kids in Fairfield County

Here are fun family activities that also teach kids new things this April.

Shows to See with Kids in Brooklyn in April

Shows to See with Kids in Brooklyn in April

Come one, come all, to these family-friendly shows and performances in and near Brooklyn in April! See an interpretation of the classic The Great Gatsby in Midwood, stomp, clap, and sing in Prospect Heights, and more!

Things to Do with Kids Who Love Dancing in Brooklyn in March

Things to Do with Kids Who Love Dancing in Brooklyn in March

If your family likes to watch dancing or bust a move, check out these dance performances and programs in and near Brooklyn in March. See a ballet interpretation of the classic 'Don Quixote' in Midwood, learn the Jitterbug Jam Swing Dance in Park Slope, and more!




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