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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.

Celebrate Mother's Day in Queens This May

Celebrate Mother's Day in Queens This May

Treat your mom or yourself to a special day this May with these fun Mother's Day activities in Queens. Celebrate Mother's Day with tons of craft projects, and an entire weekend of fun at the New York Botanical Garden.

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 an adventure course to ice skating, 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. Go on a nature walk, see sheep shearing, or see the views at night at Wave Hill.

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 May. See horseshoe crabs in South Brooklyn, learn all about birds in 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 puppetry arts fest in Red Hook and a bike jumble in Park Slope to a science fair across the boroughs, there's plenty for the kids to enjoy!

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 dancing in Fort Greene, canoeing in Flatbush, 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!

Celebrate Mother's Day in Brooklyn

Celebrate Mother's Day in Brooklyn

Moms are important every day—let's celebrate them this Mother's Day! Attend special events and activities in and near Brooklyn just for Mom, such as a brunch in Prospect Heights, an arts and crafts fair on Staten Island, and more!

Kindness Crusaders: Charity Opportunities for the Whole Family

Kindness Crusaders: Charity Opportunities for the Whole Family

It's never too soon to teach your child the value of giving back. Here are great opportunities to pay it forward as a family.

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 May

Things to Do for Active Kids in Westchester in May

These events are perfect for active kids who love to move and shake. From races to yoga, keep active in Westchester this May.

Farmers' Markets in Westchester This May

Farmers' Markets in Westchester This May

This May, 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 May

Shows to See with Kids in Rockland in May

Come one, come all, to these family-friendly shows and performances in and near Rockland in May! Watch 'Goosebumps' with a snack in Stony Point, see a ballroom dance competition in Newark, 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! Check out these excellent flicks.




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