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Enjoy the great outdoors with these family-friendly events and activities in and near Brooklyn in June. Go saltwater fishing in Bay Ridge, plant seeds and tend to flowers in Prospect Heights, and more!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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.
New York City kids can get creative at these arts and crafts events for children in August, including creative things to do in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens. Let's get crafty!
Get your kids active in these sports and fitness activities and classes in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens in July, from girls skate day in Manhattan to yoga and kayaking in Brooklyn, and when to catch the Mets in Queens.
Take your little readers to one, or all, of these story times for children in NYC, Brooklyn and Queens, this August, including a traveling puppetmobile, and summer reading hours.
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.
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.
We've gathered the best kid-friendly concerts to take your family to in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens in August.
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.
Do you have young film buffs on your hands? Here are the best kid-friendly film screenings in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens in August for your movie-loving clan, including outdoor movies in Long Island City, Queens, Husdon RiverFlix in Chelsea, Manhattan, and KIDFlix Film Festival in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
Get your animal-loving clan out of the apartment this month! Here are the top family-friendly events in New York City in August at which you can see and learn about animals.
Don't let the price tag of these family-friendly events in New York City fool you! Here are our picks for the best free things to do in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens in August, including SummerStage concerts, movie screenings, and museum events.
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 with family-friendly events and activities. Listen to stories, hear and sing songs, see graceful dancers, get creative with crafts, and more!
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 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.
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, 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, a family activity center and bowling alley in Manhattan, recently added a laser tag arena and ropes course.
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!
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.