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When to See Manhattanhenge 2017

When to See Manhattanhenge 2017

Manhattanhenge is a recurring phenomenon each summer that offers breathtaking views of the sunset through Manhattan’s grid. Here’s when to see it this year.

Disney Cruise Line Announces Bermuda and Quebec City Trips Out of NYC

Disney Cruise Line Announces Bermuda and Quebec City Trips Out of NYC

Good news Disney fans! Disney Cruise Line has announced that it will be sailing to both Bermuda and Quebec City for the first time in fall 2018, leaving from New York City aboard the Disney Magic cruise ship.

How to Fit Exercise Into Your Day

How to Fit Exercise Into Your Day

As parents, our lives are crazy busy, so here are some easy ways to make sure you’re finding ways to exercise.

Films and Movies for Kids in Rockland in May

Films and Movies for Kids in Rockland in May

There's just something about a big screen that makes movie watching more enjoyable. Take your family to these kid-friendly films and movies in May.

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in May

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in May

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 May.

Browse and Buy in Rockland in May

Browse and Buy in Rockland in May

Shop 'til you drop at these markets and shopping events in Rockland in May! Check out farmers' markets in Nyack, Pearl River, and Ramsey, a fall art and street fair in Ridgewood, and a craft street fair in Glen Rock.

Free Events for Kids in Brooklyn in May

Free Events for Kids in Brooklyn in May

These are the top free events for kids and families in and near Brooklyn this May, including the Columbia Waterfront Fall Festival in Carroll Gardens, the Trummytones in Prospect Park, a kite festival in Brooklyn Bridge Park, and more!

Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in May

Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in May

Get moving this month! Step away from the screens and enjoy these active events for kids and families in Brooklyn in May, such as fitness and fun in Prospect Park, fresh-air yoga in Park Slope, a roller disco party, and more!

Shows to See with Kids in Brooklyn in May

Shows to See with Kids in Brooklyn in May

Come one, come all, to these family-friendly shows and performances in and near Brooklyn in May! Check out a children's variety show in Carroll Gardens, enjoy Puppetsburg in Williamsburg, see the Berenstain Bears live, and more!

Activities for Animal Lovers in Brooklyn

Activities for Animal Lovers in Brooklyn

Meet furry, feathered, and scaly friends at these top kid-friendly activities and events for animal lovers in and near Brooklyn this May. Go birding in Prospect Park or explore 80 species of birds at Staten Island Zoo, cheer on riders in the Central Park Horse Show, and more!

Music Events and Activities in Brooklyn in May

Music Events and Activities in Brooklyn in May

Do you have a mini musician at home? The whole family can enjoy these music-themed events and activities in and near Brooklyn in May, such as Bargemusic in DUMBO, sing-alongs in Prospect Heights and Flatbush, and more!

Fun Festivals in Brooklyn in May

Fun Festivals in Brooklyn in May

Gather the family and head to a fun festival in Brooklyn this May! From a unicycle festival to the West Indian American Parade to the Brooklyn Book Fair to the Great Irish Fair of New York to the famous Atlantic Antic Festival, there's plenty of fun to be had this month!

Films and Movies for Kids in Brooklyn in May

Films and Movies for Kids in Brooklyn in May

Grab the popcorn and catch a family movie in and near Brooklyn this May. See new and favorite films on the big screen across the borough, including kid-friendly flicks.

Fun Things to Do Outdoors With Kids in Brooklyn in May

Fun Things to Do Outdoors With Kids in Brooklyn in May

Enjoy the great outdoors with these family-friendly events and activities in and near Brooklyn in May. Explore nature and join a family campout in Prospect Park, browse arts in the gardens in Gowanus, join a family discovery weekend at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and more!

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Brooklyn in May

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Brooklyn in May

Get crafty! Take your kids these creative events and activities in and near Brooklyn this May. Join an urban homesteading workshop in Canarsie, a family pottery class at Brooklyn Navy Yard, and more!

Top Educational Activities for Kids in Brooklyn in May

Top Educational Activities for Kids in Brooklyn in May

Kids will learn while having fun at one of these top educational activities for kids happening in and near Brooklyn in May. Head to the the Brooklyn Children's Museum, Jewish children's Museum, Children's Museum of Manhattan, and other nearby spots for fun this month.

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 May for page-turning tales. Listen to Ezra Jack Keats bedtime stories in Prospect Heights, discuss 'To Kill a Mockingbird' with other teens at the New-York Historical Society, and more!

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 May. Take the kids to fun activities in and near Rockland such as an open play day at West Rock Indoor Sports, a family bike day in Nyack, and an all-sports day in Nanuet.

Things to Do With Active Kids in Queens this May

Things to Do With Active Kids in Queens this May

These events are perfect for active kids get moving with physical activities. From Tai Chi to an adventure course for the whole family, keep active in Queens this May.

Outdoor Activities for Kids in Queens in May

Outdoor Activities for Kids in Queens in May

This May, take the kids outside to explore tons of outdoor activities in Queens for the nature lovers in your family. Experience a war reenactment, walk through a corn maze, and see birds.

Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this May

Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this May

Attend a local story hour in Queens for kids and turn the pages of their imaginations! This May, enjoy a reading of Mother Goose, a performance by The Happy Hedgehog Band, and afternoon crafting.

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in May

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in May

We've picked the best kid-friendly theater performances to entertain your theater-loving brood in Manhattan in May, including Berenstain Bears Live! on the Upper West Side, The Pop Ups in the Bronx, and Magmanus Attached in Greenwich Village.

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in May

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in May

Want your kids to learn something new while having fun? Visit one of these fun and educational activities that are family-friendly in Manhattan in May, including The Hunger Games: The Exhibition at Discovery Times Square, college essay writing in Midtown, and Family Fridays at MoMath.

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in May

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in May

We've gathered the best family-friendly events for children with special needs in New York City in May, including sensory-friendly screening of Hotel Transylvania at AMC theaters, mouth and foot painting at Children's Museum of Art in Soho, and art classes at MoMA.

Things to Do with Kids Who Love Animals in Rockland in May

Things to Do with Kids Who Love Animals in Rockland in May

Meet furry, feathered, and scaly friends at these top kid-friendly activities and events for animal lovers in Rockland and nearby this May. Meet live animals at Tenafly Nature Center, join a biodiversity celebration at Bear Mountain, and head into the city to see spiders of all shapes and sizes.




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