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Music Events and Activities in Brooklyn in June

Music Events and Activities in Brooklyn in June

Do you have a mini musician at home? The whole family can enjoy these music-themed events and activities in and near Brooklyn in June, such as the free Celebrate Brooklyn! concert series in Park Slope, the New York Philharmonic in Prospect Park, and more!

Winter School Break Events in Brooklyn

Winter School Break Events in Brooklyn

What to do when the kids have a week off of school? Our calendar editors picked the top events during winter break, February 16-21, in Brooklyn. Children can investigate plant life, be an astronaut for a day, learn about animals, and more!

Family-Friendly Valentine's Day Events in Brooklyn

Family-Friendly Valentine's Day Events in Brooklyn

Happy Valentine's Day! Celebrate the holiday of love at these family-friendly Valentine's Day events in and near Brooklyn. Kids can create jewelry, learn how to knit, make valentines for friends and family, and more!

Best Things to Do for Free in Brooklyn in June

Best Things to Do for Free in Brooklyn in June

These are the top free events for kids and families in and near Brooklyn this June, hand-picked by our calendar editors a just for you! Get your groove on at dance parties in Brooklyn Heights, celebrate the first annual Independent Bookstore Day in Fort Greene, and more!

Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in July

Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in July

We've hand-picked the best things to do with your family in NYC in July, including family fun in Greenwich Village, Central Park, the Upper West Side, and the Lower East Side—the one's we consider can't miss—from Bastille Day and American Museum of Natural History's Spiders Alive! exhibit to Lincoln Center Out of Doors Family Day and outdoor movies.

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in New York City in July

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in New York City in July

New York City kids can get creative at these arts and crafts events for children in Julu, a including creative things to do in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens. Let's get crafty!

Fitness Activities for Kids in NYC in July

Fitness Activities for Kids in NYC in July

Get your kids active in these sports and fitness activities and classes in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens in July, from where to catch the Mets in Queens to the Brooklyn Cyclones games in Brooklyn to yoga and kayaking in Manhattan.

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in July

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in July

Take your little readers to one, or all, of these story times for children in NYC, Brooklyn and Queens, this July, including a book launch in Brooklyn, and Superhero Story Time in Queens.

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in June

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in June

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 June, including Family Fridays at MoMath, STEM workshops in Midtown, and the Life at the Limits exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History.

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in June

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in June

We've picked the best kid-friendly theater performances to entertain your theater-loving brood in Manhattan in June, including Pinocchio in Mditown West, Pinkalicious in Greenwich Village, and Aladdin in Chelsea.

Kid-Friendly Concerts in New York City in July

Kid-Friendly Concerts in New York City in July

We've gathered the best kid-friendly concerts to take your family to in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens in July, including SummerStage concerts in Central Park and Brooklyn, Celebrate Brooklyn, and Hip Pickles in Queens.

Things to Do Outside in NYC in June

Things to Do Outside in NYC in June

Celebrate the great outdoors with these hand-picked family-friendly events for nature-lovers in NYC in June, including family camping in Central Park and Inwood Hill, saltwater fishing on the Lower East Side, and gardening activities in Battery Park City.

Film Screenings for Families in NYC in July

Film Screenings for Families in NYC in July

Do you have young film buffs on your hands? Here are the best kid-friendly film screenings in NYC in July for your movie-loving clan, including outdoor movies in Long Island City, Queens and the Upper West Side; the HBO Summer Film Festival in Bryant Park; and Syfy movies with a view in Brooklyn Bridge Park in Brooklyn Heights.

Family Events in Manhattan for Animal Lovers in May

Family Events in Manhattan for Animal Lovers in May

Get your animal-loving clan out of the apartment this month! Here are the top family-friendly events in Manhattan in May at which you can see and learn about animals, including the learning about birds, sea turtles, and urban wildlife.

Free Things to Do with Your Family in NYC in July

Free Things to Do with Your Family in NYC in July

Don't let the price tag of these family-friendly events in Manhattan fool you! Here are our picks for the best free things to do in NYC in July, including Fourth of July fireworks, summer theater, and book clubs for kids.

Celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in Brooklyn

Celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in Brooklyn

The Chinese Lunar New Year is celebrated in late January and February. Welcome the Year of the Sheep with events and activities taking place in and near Brooklyn, including parades, crafts, and fireworks!

Celebrate Black History Month in Brooklyn

Celebrate Black History Month in Brooklyn

Celebrate Black History Month in Brooklyn with family-friendly events and activities. Listen to stories, hear and sing songs, see graceful dancers, get creative with crafts, and more!

The Best Way to Visit the Intrepid Museum with Kids

The Best Way to Visit the Intrepid Museum with Kids

Planning a visit to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in NYC with kids in tow? Here is your guide to the best things to do at this Manhattan landmark with children, plus all the details you need to make your trip fun for the whole family.

Emelin Theatre's Dance Series Returns with New Performances

Emelin Theatre's Dance Series Returns with New Performances

Emelin Theatre brings performing arts programs and performances to the residents of Westchester County. The theater's Off the Grid dance series brings new dancers and choreographers to perform this year.

NYC Municipal ID Gives New Yorkers Free Access to 33 Museums and More in 2015

NYC Municipal ID Gives New Yorkers Free Access to 33 Museums and More in 2015

The new New York City Municipal ID, announced by Mayor Bill de Blasio shortly after the New Year, will give resident New Yorkers free access to 33 NYC museums, zoos, cultural centers, and other institutions, plus a host of other benefits.

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park Opens in Mount Sinai

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park Opens in Mount Sinai

Sky Zone, an indoor trampoline park, recently opened a second Long Island location in Mount Siani. The fitness facility for families offers a range of classes including a toddler trampoline fitness class and a special needs jump time.

Bowlmor Chelsea Piers Adds Laser Tag and Ropes Course

Bowlmor Chelsea Piers Adds Laser Tag and Ropes Course

Bowlmor Chelsea Piers, a family activity center and bowling alley in Manhattan, recently added a laser tag arena and ropes course.

Family Outing: Get Your Dinosaur Fix at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History

Family Outing: Get Your Dinosaur Fix at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History

From the 150-million-year-old Apatosaurus skeleton in the Great Hall to the two-story-tall sculpture of Torosaurus outside, the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven, CT, is sure to give your kids their dino fix, plus a whole lot more!

Where to Celebrate New Year's Eve 2014 with Kids in Times Square

Where to Celebrate New Year's Eve 2014 with Kids in Times Square

Ring in the New Year with kids at these family-friendly New Year's Eve parties in NYC's Times Square. You can enjoy all the excitement of a Times Square New Year's party without having to leave any family members at home.

Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning Launches Two New Programs

Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning Launches Two New Programs

Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, which provides art education programs for families, recently launched two new programs: Sunday Afternoon Concert Series and Assembly Program for Schools & Families.




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