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Where to Experience Chinese Culture in NYC

Where to Experience Chinese Culture in NYC

New York City is home to the biggest Chinese-American population in the U.S., so it’s a great place to explore Chinese customs, history, and of course, food!

FIGMENT's Artist-Designed Mini Golf Course on Governors Island Needs Your Help

FIGMENT's Artist-Designed Mini Golf Course on Governors Island Needs Your Help

FIGMENT's artist-designed mini golf course will not be able to return for its 10th season if its Kickstarter campaign is not successful.

7 Staycation Itineraries for the Holidays in the NY Metro Area

7 Staycation Itineraries for the Holidays in the NY Metro Area

Seven ideas for a week's worth of staycations in the New York metro area during the holidays

Real Life Superheroes to Descend on Gotham for 10th Annual Superheroes Anonymous

Real Life Superheroes to Descend on Gotham for 10th Annual Superheroes Anonymous

History will be made on October 30th when Real Life Superheroes (RLSH) gather for the largest ever annual conference of Superheroes Anonymous.

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.

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.

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

UPDATED December 2016: A roundup of family-friendly New Year's Eve and New Year's Day events for everyone to enjoy to ring in 2017.

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.

Big Apple Circus  Presents BELLO IS BACK! 1/18/2010

Big Apple Circus Presents BELLO IS BACK! 1/18/2010

Bello is Back! The Big Apple Circus is back in town with Bello Nock, named "America's Best Clown" by Time magazine, and the world's most exciting circus artists under the Big Top! In Bello is Back! the playfully elegant Bello, with his gravity-defying hair, trademark tuxedo, white gloves and spats, returns to the one-ring intimacy of the Big Apple Circus after an absence of nine seasons.




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