New York City officials announced that eight parks will undergo substantial facelifts in an effort to make the spaces more welcoming to their neighborhoods and its residents.
Governors Island opens May 28, and this season offers summer days filled with outdoor fun, culture, and learning.
It’s probably every kid’s dream to be about to step into the world of his favorite animated story, and NYC kids will get the chance to do just that with the launch of Pip’s Island.
Suggestions on where you can go to find great backdrops right here in Westchester to capture your children at play.
After seven years closed, Tallman Mountain State Park pool in Sparkill is set to open on Memorial Day.
One mom's favorite parks and playgrounds in Southern Westchester, including Scarsdale, New Rochelle, Mamaroneck, Bronxville, and Pelham.
A new park is planned for South Williamsburg.
Visit Historic Hyde Park via Metro North and the free Roosevelt Ride shuttle bus from May 1 through October 31 to tour Franklin D. Roosevelt’s property.
Untermyer Gardens is a secretive 43-acre public park perched on the banks of the Hudson River in Yonkers, NY
One mom's list of the top playgrounds and parks in Nassau County and Suffolk County, NY.
NYC has more than 1,700 parks and playgrounds across the five boroughs. Here are our top 10 favorite playgrounds.
Wave Hill is an estate with more than 20 acres of rolling hills, about a dozen different gardens, small nature hikes through the woods, and breathtaking views of the Hudson River.
A local non-profit organization, play:ground, is gearing up to open a vast 5,000-square-foot playground on Governor’s Island in May 2016.
Kalahari Resorts & Conventions in Pocono Manor, PA, boasts 100,000 square feet of slides, water roller coasters, a lazy river, hot pools, and two play areas, Tiko's Watering Hole for toddlers and Splashdown Safari for older kids.
Parkour equipment geared toward older kids and teens will be part of an upcoming remodeling project for Riverside Park South.
We put together a list of some of the New York region's important public monuments and statues that commemorate famous African Americans who contributed to American history, from the Civil War through Civil Rights. Check out these historical landmarks and buildings in Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Long Island, Westchester, and Connecticut .
Do you and your kids prefer hikes in the woods, or exotic meals? Outings to the art museum or the Empire State Building? Take this quiz to discover your ideal NYC-area family activities.
From the Children's Corner to the bandshell and so much more. Here are things we love about Brooklyn's Prospect Park.
Hippo Playground, the 79th Street Boat Basin, and Magnolia Cupcakes are just some of the reason we love the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Between the ice-skating rink, carousel, and Winter Village restaurants and shops, it’s easy to spend a fun-filled afternoon there and is worth the trip, even from the ‘burbs.
Friends of 20th Street Park pushed for a new playground in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, and it recently became a reality.
The Rink at Rockefeller Center opens its ice to the public on Tuesday, October 13. Read on to find out about opening day activities, the 2015 season schedule, and fun extras that Rockefeller Center has in store for visitors this winter.
Jane's Carousel, Brooklyn Bridge Park, and nearby Pier 6 playgrounds all make DUMBO a great place for a family outing with your kids.
A pop-up reading room and drawing cart is bringing arts, inspiration, and learning to public spaces across NYC for free. Learn more about The Uni!
Bring your kids to Imagination Playground on October 3-4 at FDR Four Freedoms Park to inspire them to get creative with self-directed free play.