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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.

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. Plus, see what's coming up in May!

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

Story Time for Kids and Families in Brooklyn

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! Plus, see what's coming up in May!

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! Plus, see what's coming up in May!

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

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

UPDATED APRIL 2015: 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; 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 that your family will love

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in Nassau in April

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in Nassau in April

A round-up of family-friendly performing arts events in Nassau in April, including theater performances in Bellmore, Elmont, Westbury, and Greenvale.

Educational and Fun Activities for Kids in Nassau in April

Educational and Fun Activities for Kids in Nassau in April

Who says learning has to be boring? Here are five educational activities in Nassau, Long Island, during which kids are sure to have fun while learning.

Concerts and Music Classes for Kids in Nassau in April

Concerts and Music Classes for Kids in Nassau in April

Exposing your kids to music and culture just got a lot easier. Here's our round-up of family- and kid-friendly concerts and music classes in Nassau County, Long Island, including music events in Roslyn Heights, Lynbrook, Elmont, and Old Westbury.

Things to Do That Keep Kids Active in Nassau in April

Things to Do That Keep Kids Active in Nassau in April

A round-up of the best sports and fitness classes to keep kids and families active in Nassau County, Long Island, in March, from open bounce times to parkour in Garden City, Floral Park, Farmingdale, and Syosset.

Free Things for Families to Do in Nassau in April

Free Things for Families to Do in Nassau in April

They say the best things in life are free, and these family- and kid-friendly activities in Nassau County, Long Island, including Malverne, East Rockaway, and Hicksville, in April don't fall short.

The Best Things to Do with Kids in Nassau in April

The Best Things to Do with Kids in Nassau in April

We've hand-picked the best family-friendly things to do in Nassau County in April, including family fun in Garden City, Elmont, Greenvale, Uniondale, Old Westbury, and Wantagh.




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