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Field Station: Dinosaurs Lowers Ticket Prices for Last Season in Secaucus

Field Station: Dinosaurs Lowers Ticket Prices for Last Season in Secaucus

Field Station: Dinosaurs will offer a lower ticket price for its final season in Secaucus, NJ. It will also offer new attractions this summer, including a new show, new 3D movie, and a new hands-on activity where kids can dig for bones and learn about fossils.

Sneakers as Art: Cool New Exhibit Steps into Brooklyn, Great for Adults and Kids Alike

Sneakers as Art: Cool New Exhibit Steps into Brooklyn, Great for Adults and Kids Alike

A new sneaker exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum sheds light on how the utilitarian athletic shoe has taken on more meaning in recent decades. Stepping out in a pair of Chuck Taylors conveys something very different than wearing Air Jordans--a style statement even clueless parents can “get.” See why this design exploration is worth sharing with your kids!

Celebrate Mother's Day and Memorial Day in Rockland

Celebrate Mother's Day and Memorial Day in Rockland

Mothers are important every day, and we have a special Mother's Day dedicated to them on May 10 this year—celebrations in Rockland are happening prior to and on the holiday. Memorial Day is May 25—get excited for a 3-day weekend!

Family Outing: Hallockville Museum Farm

Family Outing: Hallockville Museum Farm

The Hallockville Museum Farm in Riverhead is a great place to visit with kids. Learn about Long Island's agricultural history at this historic site, where you can visit farm animals, try your hand at old-fashioned crafts, and attend annual events like the Fleece and Fiber Fair in spring and Craft Show in fall.

Things to Do With Active Kids in Queens this June

Things to Do With Active Kids in Queens this June

These events are perfect for active kids get moving with physical activities. From Zumba to kayaking, keep active in Queens this June.

Outdoor Activities for Kids in Queens in June

Outdoor Activities for Kids in Queens in June

This June, take the kids outside to explore tons of outdoor activities in Queens for the nature lovers in your family. Go on a nature walk, take a gardening workshop, and learn about bees!

Best-Kept Secrets of the Brooklyn Museum

Best-Kept Secrets of the Brooklyn Museum

The Brooklyn Museum is at the heart of Brooklyn's cultural epicenter, and there are plenty of reasons to visit. Get tips on the best way to explore this art and history museum with your kids, including some lesser-known exhibits and activities.

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 June. Go birding in Marine Park, see a show at Brooklyn Bridge Park in Brooklyn Heights, attend Pug Fun Day on Staten Island, and more!

Fun Festivals in Brooklyn in June

Fun Festivals in Brooklyn in June

Gather the family and head to a fun festival in Brooklyn this June! From a family cookout in Red Hook to puppetry festival in Park Slope, there's plenty for the kids to enjoy!

Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in June

Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in June

Get moving this month! Step away from the screens and enjoy these active events for kids and families in Brooklyn in May, such as yoga in Park Slope, roller-skating in Brooklyn Heights, archery on Staten Island, and more!

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend in Brooklyn

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend in Brooklyn

Memorial Day is Monday, May 25, but the celebrations will occur all weekend! Honor the men and women who have served our country at special events in and near Brooklyn, such as a parade in Bay Ridge, historic music and games in Sunset Park, and more!

Memorial Day Activities for Kids in Westchester

Memorial Day Activities for Kids in Westchester

Remember those who have served our country and teach your kids about the importance of veterans with these Memorial Day activities in Westchester.

Celebrate Mother's Day in Westchester This May

Celebrate Mother's Day in Westchester This May

Honor your mom and moms everywhere this May with these fun Mother's Day activities in Westchester. Celebrate Mother's Day with the 12th Annual Mamapalooza, or, moms, enjoy a quick escape with Mom's Nite Out!

Activities for Brooklyn Families with Children with Special Needs in May

Activities for Brooklyn Families with Children with Special Needs in May

We've gathered the best family-friendly events for children with special needs in Brooklyn this May, including a sensory-friendly theater performance in Park Slope and open play time in Red Hook.

Things to Do for Active Kids in Westchester in June

Things to Do for Active Kids in Westchester in June

These events are perfect for active kids who love to move and shake. From nature walks to chasing waterfalls, keep active in Westchester this June.

Farmers' Markets in Westchester This June

Farmers' Markets in Westchester This June

This June, go to a local farmers' market in Westchester and stock up on fresh produce, like organic fruits and vegetables picked straight from some of the best farms in Westchester.

Best-Kept Secrets of the Cradle of Aviation Museum

Best-Kept Secrets of the Cradle of Aviation Museum

Whether you have a preschooler, a grade-schooler, a teen, or all three, the Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City will teach and thrill with exhibits on Long Island's history of flight and interactive flying simulators.

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 July

Shows to See with Kids in Rockland in July

Come one, come all, to these family-friendly shows and performances in and near Rockland in July, including the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Fest in Garrison, a Bossy Frog concert in Nyack, a family movie night in Garnerville, and a Big Apple Circus show in Englewood, NJ.

Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this June

Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this June

Attend a local story hour in Queens for kids and turn the pages of their imaginations! This June, enjoy a reading of Mother Goose and much more.

Big Screen Excitement for Little People

Big Screen Excitement for Little People

It's showtime for your family! Check out these excellent flicks.

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!

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.




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