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10 Ways to Celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in NYC

10 Ways to Celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in NYC

Celebrate the Year of the Sheep! We've rounded up the 10 best places to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in NYC. These kid-friendly Lunar New Year celebrations will expose your family to the Chinese culture.

The Best Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in May

The Best Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in May

We've hand-picked the best things to do with your family in NYC in May, including family fun on the Upper West Side, Greenwich Village, and Lower Manhattan—the one's we consider can't miss—from Mamapalooza and Fleet Week to Governors Island Family Festival and the World Science Festival.

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Manhattan in May

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Manhattan in May

New York City kids can get creative at these arts and crafts events for children in May, including events in Inwood, Chelsea, and the Upper East Side.

Manhattan Events That Get Kids Active in May

Manhattan Events That Get Kids Active in May

Get your kids active in these sports and fitness activities and classes in Manhattan in May, from yoga and basketball to skateboarding for girls and street games.

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in Manhattan in May

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in Manhattan in May

Take your little readers to one, or all, of these story time, storytelling, and book events for children in Manhattan in May.

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in May

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in May

Want your kids to learn something new while having fun? Visit one of these fun and educational activities that are family-friendly in Manhattan, including locations in Murray Hill, Midtown, Chinatown, Chelsea, and on the Upper East Side in May.

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in May

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in May

We've picked the best kid-friendly theater performances to entertain your theater-loving brood in Manhattan in May, from puppet shows to musicals, Broadway shows to the Rockettes.

Kid-Friendly Concerts in Manhattan in April

Kid-Friendly Concerts in Manhattan in April

We've gathered the best kid-friendly concerts to take your family to in Manhattan in April. Go ahead; show your children the joys of live music at these concerts for kids in Tribeca, Murray Hill, and on the Upper West Side!

Things to Do Outside in NYC in May

Things to Do Outside in NYC in May

Celebrate the great outdoors with these hand-picked family-friendly events for nature-lovers in NYC in May. Bonus: All of these things to do outside are free and educational, too!

Kid-Friendly Film Screenings for Families in Manhattan in May

Kid-Friendly Film Screenings for Families in Manhattan in May

Do you have young film buffs on your hands? Here are six kid-friendly film screenings in NYC in May for your movie-loving clan, including locations in Midtown and on the Upper West Side.

Activities for Kids During February School Break in NYC

Activities for Kids During February School Break in NYC

The kids are home for a week during February school break, so why not take them to some educational, kid-friendly events in Manhattan that are held during the mid-winter school recess.

Family Events in Manhattan for Animal Lovers in May

Family Events in Manhattan for Animal Lovers in May

Get your animal-loving clan out of the apartment this month! Here are the top family-friendly events in Manhattan in May at which you can see and learn about animals, including the learning about birds, sea turtles, and urban wildlife.

Top Things to Do with Your Family in NYC in May for Free

Top Things to Do with Your Family in NYC in May for Free

Don't let the price tag of these family-friendly events in Manhattan fool you! Here are our picks for the best free things to do in NYC in May, including activities in Harlem, FiDi, and the Upper West Side.

Celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in Brooklyn

Celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in Brooklyn

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

Celebrate Black History Month in Brooklyn

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!

Best Halloween Events for Kids on Long Island, Nassau County

Best Halloween Events for Kids on Long Island, Nassau County

Find fun Halloween parties, spooky family shows, harvest fairs and festivals, haunted houses and walks, and trick-or-treating events for kids and families in Nassau County, Long Island.

Best Halloween Events for Kids in Manhattan

Best Halloween Events for Kids in Manhattan

Find the best Halloween events and activities for kids in Manhattan. Here, we've rounded up the biggest family events so there's something fun for everyone, from a Night at the Museum and Halloween Murder Mystery to spooky concerts and trick-or-treating.

Best Halloween Events for Kids in Queens

Best Halloween Events for Kids in Queens

Halloween is here with a bounty of fun for families in Queens. Check out these spooktacular events, including a harvest festival in Long Island City, haunted days at the Queens County Farm Museum, Halloween fun at the Queens Zoo, and more!

Best Halloween Events for Kids in Brooklyn

Best Halloween Events for Kids in Brooklyn

See our top recommendations for kids' Halloween events and activities in Brooklyn, including Halloween Harvest at Luna Park in Coney Island, Ghouls and Gourds at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and many more.

Best Halloween Events for Kids in Fairfield County, CT

Best Halloween Events for Kids in Fairfield County, CT

Find fun and low-cost Halloween events for kids in Fairfield County, Connecticut, including a Teen Zombie Night in Westport, a Halloween festival weekend in Ridgefield, a spooky cemetery tour in Norwalk, Halloween parades and hayrides at the Beardsley Zoo, and safe trick-or-treating in Stamford.

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.

38 Fun Holiday Events in Connecticut

38 Fun Holiday Events in Connecticut

Our list of fun and low-cost holiday events in Connecticut includes many places to meet Santa and his elves, Christmas tree lighting festivals, historical holiday events, and a variety of holiday concerts and shows across Connecticut, including activities in Bridgeport, Fairfield, Greenwich, Mystic, New Haven, Norwalk, Ridgefield, Stamford, Westport, Wilton, and beyond.

23 Fun Holiday Events in Rockland this December

23 Fun Holiday Events in Rockland this December

Get in the holiday spirit at these fun and low-cost family events in Rockland County this December, including tree and menorah lightings, holiday shows like "The Nutcracker," breakfast with Santa events, and more in Bear Mountain, Cornwall, Haverstraw, Nanuet, New City, Nyack, Orangeburg, Suffern, and nearby in Bergen County, NJ.

21 Fun Things to Do in Westchester this December

21 Fun Things to Do in Westchester this December

Our list of 21 fun and low-cost things to do with kids in Westchester County this December includes holiday shows, children's events, and more in Chappaqua, Mamaroneck, New Rochelle, Pleasantville, Sleepy Hollow, Tarrytown, Valhalla, White Plains, and Yonkers.

10 Performances of 'The Nutcracker' on Long Island This Year

10 Performances of 'The Nutcracker' on Long Island This Year

Looking for performances of The Nutcracker ballet on Long Island in 2013? Here are details on 10 family-friendly shows in Brookville, East Hampton, Hempstead, Merrick, Old Westbury, Patchogue, Port Washington, Rockville Centre, and Westbury.




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