What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   NEWS & TIPS: FAMILY ACTIVITIES

     Home  >  Articles  >  News & Tips: Family Activities

search articles
search by
search by
    

Top Things to Do with Kids in Rockland this September
Our roundup of fun and free/low-cost things to do with kids in Rockland County, NY, this September also includes several noteworthy events just across the border in Bergen County, New Jersey. Get details on fall fairs, Lighthouse Day, a Princess Ball, and more. (read the story...)

Top Things to Do with Kids in Westchester this September
Our roundup of fun and free/low-cost things to do with kids in Westchester County, NY this September features Children's Book Day in Tarrytown, a 3D exhibit in Katonah, a pow wow in Yorktown Heights, and fall fairs and festivals throughout the county. (read the story...)

Top Things to Do with Kids in Nassau this August
Our roundup of fun and free/low-cost things to do with kids in Nassau County, Long Island this August includes the Long Island Scottish Festival in Old Westbury, plus lots of summer shows and outdoor events from Garden City to Oyster Bay. (read the story...)

Top Things to Do with Kids in Suffolk this August
Our hand-picked list of fun and free/low-cost things to do with kids in Suffolk County, Long Island, this August includes a kids' sailing workshop in Port Jefferson, Bari Koral concert in Bridgehampton, and family-friendly summer shows throughout Long Island. (read the story...)

Summer Theater Roundup: Kids Shows on Long Island
Check out these 8 kids' shows on stage this August across Long Island, including Dora the Explorer in Smithtown, Freckleface Strawberry in Lindenhurst, and Disney's 101 Dalmatians in Patchogue. (read the story...)

Top Things to Do with Kids in Manhattan this August
Our roundup of fun and free/low-cost things to do with kids in Manhattan this August includes the FringeJR theater festival, outdoor movies in the parks, and family-friendly concerts throughout the borough. (read the story...)

Top Things to Do with Kids in Queens this August
Our hand-picked list of fun and free/low-cost things to do with kids in Queens this August includes Kids' Day at the US Open, outdoor movies, and free family-friendly shows. (read the story...)

Top Things to Do with Kids in Brooklyn this August
Our hand-picked list of fun and free/low-cost family events happening in Brooklyn this August includes kid-friendly concerts and outdoor movie screenings, a reenactment of the Battle of Brooklyn, and a birthday bash for Michael Jackson. (read the story...)

Free Outdoor Movies for Families in NYC
UPDATED 2013: There are many family-friendly outdoor movie screenings this summer throughout the NYC boroughs. Here, you'll find the full August schedule, including outside film series in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx. (read the story...)

Top Things to Do with Kids in Fairfield this August
Find fun and free or low-cost things to do with kids in Fairfield County, CT, this August, including family-friendly concerts in Norwalk, Stratford, Stamford, and Westport; free Shakespeare in Ridgefield; and nature programs in Bridgeport and Greenwich. (read the story...)

Kid-Friendly Summer Concerts in Fairfield
A roundup of family concerts and kid-friendly shows this August in Fairfield County, CT, including Norwalk, Stratford, Stamford, and Westport. (read the story...)

Top Things to Do with Kids in Rockland this August
Find fun and free or low-cost things to do with kids in Rockland County, NY this August, including a Pow Wow at Bear Mountain, a battlefield tour in Stony Point, and a space mission in Airmont. (read the story...)

Top Things to Do with Kids in Westchester this August
Find fun and free or low-cost things to do with kids in and near Westchester County, NY this August, including the Peekskill Celebration, a storytelling and music festival, and a neighboring county fair. (read the story...)

Tips for Family Road Trips on a Budget
Summer is a great time to embark on that family road trip you've been planning. Worried about the wallet? Taking a road trip doesn't have to mean big-budget expenses. Read tips from a financial expert on how to make your cross-country family trip affordable, fun, and memorable for everyone on board. (read the story...)

NYC Theater Review: 'Zarkana' by Cirque du Soleil
"Zarkana" by Cirque du Soleil is a tantalizing, funny, and physically thrilling show that your kids will love just as much as you do. (read the story...)

14 Tips to Help You Make the Most of Your Family Road Trip
Whether crossing state lines on a road trip across America or driving a couple hundred miles outside of your home for a day trip to discover the great outdoors, the hours spent in a car can be tolling, but here are travel tips to help you make the most of your family road trip. (read the story...)

Military Families Get Free Admission to Blue Star Museums this Summer
Active duty military and their family members can enjoy free admission to 70 museums, cultural centers, and historical sites in the NYC area this summer through the Blue Star Museums program. (read the story...)

Family Outing: Field Station: Dinosaurs
Travel back a few eons in Earth's history with a visit to Field Station: Dinosaurs, a remarkable dino park nestled in the New Jersey Meadowlands just outside NYC. (read the story...)

2 Dino-Mite DIY Preschool Projects
A Brooklyn mom shares DIY after-school dinosaur and fossil projects that she does preschooler to help develop skills like small muscle control, hand-eye coordination, and following directions. (read the story...)

How to Keep Kids Safe at Amusement Parks
A trip to the amusement park offers tons of family fun, but there are some common health and safety mishaps you should prepare for. Before you take your kids to the theme park this summer, take these safety tips into consideration. (read the story...)

Family Camping in NYC Parks
Did you know many New York City parks host free Family Camping events in the summer? Get the details on those campouts here, including locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island; 2012 dates; and how to register your family. (read the story...)

Getting Teens to Turn the Page
Reading well is an important skill for young adults to have in order to achieve economic success. But, many students score below proficient in reading achievement. Here are tips to help encourage your teen to read more. (read the story...)

Best Beaches for Families in Connecticut
UPDATED JUNE 2014: Check out the best beaches in Connecticut for swimming, fishing, picnicking, sailing, and just plain relaxing in the sun. Round up the swimsuits, sunscreen, and sand toys and try out a new spot this summer -- it might just become your favorite. (read the story...)

Best Beaches on Long Island for Families
UPDATED JUNE 2014: Whether you prefer the dramatic cliffs and rocky shores of the Sound, the ocean’s rough waves, or the calm of local bays and lakes, there’s a beach for every taste along Long Island’s miles of coastline. So grab some towels, pack up the kids’ sand toys, and discover a different beach each week. We bet you’ll have a new local favorite by the end of the summer! (read the story...)

Top Things to Do with Kids in Nassau this July
Find free and low-cost things to do in Nassau County, Long Island this July, including fun family and children's events in Cutchogue, Elmont, Garden City, Old Westbury, Oyster Bay, and Sands Point. (read the story...)


Result Page:  « Previous   (11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20)   Next »


My Gym - Fresh Meadows
Utopia Center, 176-60 Union Turnpike
Fresh Meadows, NY
718-380-4599
My Gym has developed an extraordinary program and ...

Not Just Art/Music Together®
183 South St.
Oyster Bay, NY
516-922-8300
Music, art & science enrichment for infants, toddl...

Giant Siding & Windows Inc
901 North Broadway
White Plains, NY
877-754-4268
Giant Aluminum began with a father and son selling...

St. Patrick Youth Community
280 E. Main St.
Smithtown, NY
631-724-1261 & 631-360-0257
St. Patrick's is a wonderful place for children an...

ABC Cakes
414 Mamaroneck Ave.
Mamaroneck, NY
914-630-2858
ABC Cakes has been making fun and fabulous cakes, ...

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE