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Top 100 Things to Do in Summer in the NYC Area

Top 100 Things to Do in Summer in the NYC Area

Make the most of summer with our list of the top 100 things to do in and near New York City from June through September. Get details on fun summer festivals, outdoor concerts and movies, and much more in NYC, Long Island, Southeast New York, and Connecticut.

Eat Your Way Around the World (in Queens!)

Eat Your Way Around the World (in Queens!)

No need to get in an airplane to give your kids a taste of cuisines from a wide array of cultures. Just hop on the subway to Queens to dip your spoon in the melting pot!

Celebrate Earth Day in Westchester

Celebrate Earth Day in Westchester

These Earth Day activities in Westchester will teach kids about giving back to our planet. Find Westchester Earth Day celebrations, including an Eco Fair, in Chappaqua, Scarsdale, and South Salem!

Shows to See with Kids in Rockland in April

Shows to See with Kids in Rockland in April

Come one, come all, to these family-friendly shows and performances in Rockland in April! See the classic 'Camelot' come to life in Elmsford, laugh along to Petra Puppets in Englewood, NJ, and more!

Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this April

Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this April

Attend a local story hour in Queens for kids and turn the pages of their imaginations! This April, enjoy a reading of Madeline, and many more.

Celebrate Earth Day in Queens

Celebrate Earth Day in Queens

Teach your kids about saving the planet and being green with these local Earth Day activities for kids in Queens, including an Eco Fair!

Big Screen Excitement for Little People

Big Screen Excitement for Little People

It's showtime for your family this April! Check out these excellent flicks in East Hampton, Smithtown, Centerport, and beyond.

Where to Celebrate Easter in Queens

Where to Celebrate Easter in Queens

These exciting Easter celebrations in Queens provide fun for the whole family this April. Participate in a local egg hunt for kids, attend a spring festival, and meet the Easter Bunny in Queens.

The Most Fun for Your Active Family This Month

The Most Fun for Your Active Family This Month

These top kid activities are made for active Suffolk families…and fun!

Story times and reading fun for kids in Fairfield County

Story times and reading fun for kids in Fairfield County

The best story times, library events, and fun with books for Fairfield County kids who like to read.

Things to Do with Children with Special Needs in Nassau County

Things to Do with Children with Special Needs in Nassau County

Looking for fun things to do with children with special needs in Nassau County, then look no further! We've picked the best activities for children with special needs, including sensory-friendly theater and walks to raise awareness.

Things to Do in the Great Outdoors in Nassau County

Things to Do in the Great Outdoors in Nassau County

Put down the technology and get your family outside at one of these activities that celebrates nature and the great outdoors in Nassau County, including events in Glen Cove, Elmont, and Old Westbury.

April Street Fairs, Carnivals, and Festivals in Nassau County

April Street Fairs, Carnivals, and Festivals in Nassau County

Step right up and have a blast at one of these carnivals, festivals, or street fairs in Nassau County where you can eat, shop, and play games for a day of family fun on Long Island, including locations in Melville, West Hempstead, and Rockville Centre.

Kid-Friendly Film Screenings in Nassau County in April

Kid-Friendly Film Screenings in Nassau County in April

Take your little film buffs to one of these family-friendly movies at a film screening for kids in Nassau County, including movies in Glen Cove, Bellerose, Oceanside, and Huntington. Bonus: Some of these film screenings are FREE.

Where to Celebrate Earth Day in Nassau County

Where to Celebrate Earth Day in Nassau County

Celebrate Earth Day at one of these family-friendly events in Nassau County, including fun in Glen Cove, Roslyn Harbor, Garden City, Old Westbury, and Oyster Bay.

Easter Celebrations and Egg Hunts in Nassau County

Easter Celebrations and Egg Hunts in Nassau County

Don your Easter bonnets and celebrate the bunny holiday at one of these Easter celebrations in Nassau County, egg hunts and bunny visits in Valley Stream, Westbury, Bellmore, and Elmont.

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.

Where to Volunteer with Kids in Nassau County in April

Where to Volunteer with Kids in Nassau County in April

Teaching your kids to give back to the community can make them grow up to be thoughtful adults. Here are the best volunteer opportunities for families in Nassau County, including Floral Park, Glen Cove, and Old Bethpage.

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.

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.




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