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Visiting Storm King Art Center with Kids

Visiting Storm King Art Center with Kids

A family guide to visiting the sculpture garden Storm King Art Center in New Windsor, NY.

SplashDown Beach: My Favorite Outdoor Family Water Park

SplashDown Beach: My Favorite Outdoor Family Water Park

SplashDown Beach, located in Fishkill, is an outdoor waterpark that is the perfect size for families.

The New York Renaissance Faire: Where Fantasy Rules

The New York Renaissance Faire: Where Fantasy Rules

The New York Renaissance Faire is back in Tuxedo, NY, for its 39th season, which runs Saturdays, Sundays, and Labor Day through Oct. 2.

Enjoy NYC Summer Streets Before They Come to An End

Enjoy NYC Summer Streets Before They Come to An End

Families are invited to enjoy the last few weekends of summer at the annual Summer Streets event. Nearly seven miles of NYC streets will be closed to traffic so that families can run and play.

Where to Experience Italian Culture and History in NYC

Where to Experience Italian Culture and History in NYC

If you’re looking to add more Italian culture into your family life, check out these events, festivities, attractions, and other Italian spots in new York City.

Where to Celebrate the Release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in the NYC Area

Where to Celebrate the Release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in the NYC Area

A bunch of local NYC area bookstores will be holding book release parties to celebrate J.K. Rowling’s latest publication, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.

Land of Make Believe: Water Slides, Amusement Park Rides, and Santa

Land of Make Believe: Water Slides, Amusement Park Rides, and Santa

Land of Make Believe in Hope Township, NJ, offers a water park and amusement park geared toward young children.

Military History Landmarks in NY and the Surrounding Area

Military History Landmarks in NY and the Surrounding Area

Spend the day visiting and learning about historical landmarks in NYC and the surrounding area that were part of U.S. military battles and milestones.

New York Locations Made famous by Superheroes

New York Locations Made famous by Superheroes

Check out these New York landmarks featured in Super Hero movies or comic strips.

Where to Celebrate Earth Day throughout the New York City Region

Where to Celebrate Earth Day throughout the New York City Region

Spring is finally here, and it's the perfect time to get outside with the family and celebrate our beautiful planet! Here's our round up Earth Day events happening all month, and on Friday, April 22 throughout NYC's five boroughs and the surrounding regions.

Rocking Horse Ranch: Dude Ranch Lite

Rocking Horse Ranch: Dude Ranch Lite

Rocking Horse Ranch is situated on 600 acres in the Hudson Valley and features skiing, a water park, snow tubing, a zip line, rock climbing, and more.

The Crayola Experience, Where Everyone Is an Artist

The Crayola Experience, Where Everyone Is an Artist

Housed in a former crayon factory, the Crayola Experience in Easton, PA, offers many activities for kids to unleash their artistic creativity.

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield

A roundup of family-friendly New Year's Eve and New Year's Day events for everyone to enjoy to ring in 2016.

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events on Long Island

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events on Long Island

A roundup of family-friendly New Year's Eve and New Year's Day events for everyone to enjoy to ring in 2016.

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events in New York City

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events in New York City

A roundup of family-friendly New Year's Eve and New Year's Day events for everyone to enjoy to ring in 2016.

Where to Celebrate Kwanzaa in NY Metro Area in 2015

Where to Celebrate Kwanzaa in NY Metro Area in 2015

A roundup of Kwanzaa celebrations in the New York metro area, where to celebrate Kwanzaa in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Long Island.

2015 Rockland Boulders Home Games, Giveaways, and Promotions

2015 Rockland Boulders Home Games, Giveaways, and Promotions

Catch a Rockland Boulders minor league baseball game at Provident Bank Park in Pomona, NY, this summer. Plus, get details on Boulders giveaways, promotion nights, and special events throughout the season.

Top 10 Holiday Shows in NYC for Families

Top 10 Holiday Shows in NYC for Families

UPDATED NOVEMBER 2014: Our roundup of kid-friendly NYC holiday shows for the 2014 season includes Broadway and Off-Broadway must-sees, from classic performances such as the Radio City Christmas Spectacular and The Nutcracker to new musicals like Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Get all the details on these family-friendly theater performances here.

9 Fun Things to Do in Rockland/Bergen this June

9 Fun Things to Do in Rockland/Bergen this June

If you're in Rockland County, NY or neighboring Bergen County, NJ, check out our list of 9 fun and low-cost June events for families, including activities in Bear Mountain, Paramus, Pomona, Tenafly, and West Nyack.

20 Fun Things to Do in Connecticut this November

20 Fun Things to Do in Connecticut this November

Find fun and low-cost things to do with kids in Fairfield County, CT this November, including school break activities, family shows, and holiday events in Bridgeport, Fairfield, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Ridgefield, Stamford, Trumbull, and Westport.

March for Babies in the New York Metro Area

March for Babies in the New York Metro Area

The March for Babies presents the perfect opportunity to get moving with your family — and teach them a little something about giving back in the process. Find a March happening in your area this spring.

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Holiday Shows in Fairfield County, CT

Holiday Shows in Fairfield County, CT

December is filled with family-friendly holiday shows throughout Fairfield County, CT. Get the details here.

National Jazz Museum in Harlem Announces Their February Schedule

National Jazz Museum in Harlem Announces Their February Schedule

The National Jazz Museum in Harlem's February 2010 schedule of events are chock full of choices for all from newcomers to the music to seasoned fans of music.

King Tut Exhibition Comes to Discovery Times Square Exposition this April

King Tut Exhibition Comes to Discovery Times Square Exposition this April

"Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs" will open in New York City on April 23, 2010, marking the first time a collection of treasures from the young pharaoh's tomb has visited the city since the groundbreaking 1979 exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.




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