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Celebrate Prospect Park’s 150th Anniversary Weekend

Celebrate Prospect Park’s 150th Anniversary Weekend

The opening weekend of Brooklyn’s Prospect Park will bring fun and games to New York City families in early April in celebration of its 150th anniversary.

Story times and reading fun for kids in Fairfield County

Story times and reading fun for kids in Fairfield County

The best story times, library events, and fun with books for Fairfield County kids who like to read.

Fun Programs for Crafty Kids in Fairfield County

Fun Programs for Crafty Kids in Fairfield County

A round-up of the best craft programs for kids in Fairfield County, CT.

Musical Fun for Kids in Fairfield County this March

Musical Fun for Kids in Fairfield County this March

We've got a collection of the best events and family activities for musical kids in Fairfield County this March.

Free Events for Kids in Fairfield County this March

Free Events for Kids in Fairfield County this March

We present the best of what's free for kids in Fairfield County this March.

Educational fun for kids in Fairfield County this March

Educational fun for kids in Fairfield County this March

Find fun family activities going on in March for Fairfield County children that also teach kids new things.

Top Events for Kids in Fairfield This March

Top Events for Kids in Fairfield This March

Check out these top events and activitiesfor kids in Fairfield County this March. Find events at many favorite Connecticut spots.

Family Activities in Fairfield County for animal lovers this March

Family Activities in Fairfield County for animal lovers this March

The best events for Fairfield County kids this March who like animals, being outdoors, and nature.

Theatre, Plays, and Shows especially for Fairfield County Kids this March

Theatre, Plays, and Shows especially for Fairfield County Kids this March

Look no further for the best shows for kids in Fairfield County this March.

Town of Brookhaven Wildlife and Ecology Center: Family Outing

Town of Brookhaven Wildlife and Ecology Center: Family Outing

How to spend the day at the recreational and educational facility in Holtsville

Governors Island to Open Early This Year

Governors Island to Open Early This Year

Governors Island will open one month early for the 2017 season.

Snap a Photo with This Hippo Ballerina for a Chance to Win Free Tickets to Lincoln Center

Snap a Photo with This Hippo Ballerina for a Chance to Win Free Tickets to Lincoln Center

See this Hippo Ballerina bronze sculpture at Dante Park in front of Lincoln Center from Feb. 7 through July 31.

Rockwood Hall State Park: The Best Place to Climb Trees Along the Hudson

Rockwood Hall State Park: The Best Place to Climb Trees Along the Hudson

Rockwood Hall State Park is a 200-acre park in Sleepy Hollow that runs along the Hudson River, and used to be part of the Rockefeller State Park Preserve.

Exciting Redesign Revealed for Chelsea Waterside Playground

Exciting Redesign Revealed for Chelsea Waterside Playground

A $2 million redesign with new equipment, structures, water features, and more will transform the beloved playground in Hudson River Park.

NYC School Community Playgrounds are Going Green

NYC School Community Playgrounds are Going Green

The Trust for Public Land and New York Road Runners has announced a new partnership to fund the transformation of New York City public school playgrounds into state-of-the-art, green, community playgrounds.

HappyFest Obstacle Course and Festival Coming to Long Island

HappyFest Obstacle Course and Festival Coming to Long Island

HappyFest is the very first all-ages, all-abilities obstacle course and festival of its kind and will be held fat Long Island Sports Park, in Calverton, NY, on Oct. 15th.

5 Neglected NYC Parks to get $150 Million for Upgrades

5 Neglected NYC Parks to get $150 Million for Upgrades

Five NYC parks in desperate need of repairs and renovations will receive $150 million for upgrades.

New York Wheel’s Opening Delayed Until April 2018
Why You Should Explore The High Line

Why You Should Explore The High Line

What you need to know to plan a day on the High Line, NYC's elevated park, with your kids.

How to Navigate Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

How to Navigate Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

The Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge is 9,000 picturesque acres of nature, fresh air, and opportunities for outdoor family fun.

The Best-Kept Secrets of Brooklyn Bridge Park

The Best-Kept Secrets of Brooklyn Bridge Park

How to spend the day in Brooklyn Bridge Park in Brooklyn Heights/DUMBO with your family.

Volunteers Work to Improve Bronx Kids’ Lives & Futures with New Playground

Volunteers Work to Improve Bronx Kids’ Lives & Futures with New Playground

More than 200 volunteers from Delta Air Lines, DreamYard Project, Bronx Pro Group organizers from KaBOOM! and the community worked together to give local kids a new playground.

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden Returns to New York Botanical Garden

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden Returns to New York Botanical Garden

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden, the acclaimed fall exhibition, is returning with magnificent to the New York Botanical Garden this October.

Parents and Pols Want Pop-Up Pool to stay open at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Parents and Pols Want Pop-Up Pool to stay open at Brooklyn Bridge Park

The popular Pop-Up Pool in Brooklyn Bridge Park opened on Tuesday for its fifth and final season, but if some parents and politicians get their way, the pool will stay open beyond this summer.

Hear Accordion Music From Around the World at Bryant Park

Hear Accordion Music From Around the World at Bryant Park

Bryant Park Presents, an outdoor performing arts series, has announced the free series Accordions Around the World to kick off June 29.




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Your Child Can Be IN the Circus

One lucky child (age 5-12) will appear in a performance of Circus 1903 at the Theater at Madison Square Garden at on April 15, along with receiving four premium seats.* Two second-prize winners will each get a family four-pack of tickets.


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*No purchase necessary. Open to individuals who are at least 18 years of age, a legal resident of, and located within, 100 miles of New York City at the time of entry, who are the parent or legal guardian of a child born between April 12, 2005, and March 21, 2012. Ends 11:59 p.m. ET 4/11/17. Must be available to attend 6 pm performance on 4/15/17 if Grand Prize winner. Void outside stated area and where prohibited. See Official Rules for complete details.