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Wave Hill: My Favorite Spot in NYC

Wave Hill: My Favorite Spot in NYC

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.

See ‘Dinosaurs Among Us’ at the American Museum of Natural History

See ‘Dinosaurs Among Us’ at the American Museum of Natural History

The American Museum of Natural History is opening a new exhibit called “Dinosaurs Among Us” on March 21 that will compare dinosaurs to modern-day birds.

Camelback Resort: Where Ski Slope Meets Water Park

Camelback Resort: Where Ski Slope Meets Water Park

Camelback Resort in Tannersville, PA, in the Poconos Mountains region, offers a massive indoor water park, skiing, snowtubing, rock climbing, a ropes course, mini golf, laser tag, an arcade, and more.

The Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Garden is Open

The Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Garden is Open

The 14th Annual Orchid Show, Orchidelirium, is open at the New York Botanical Garden.

10 Best Family Activities for March

10 Best Family Activities for March

This March, look forward to St. Patrick’s Day revelry, an early Easter, and educational, fun activities for Women’s History Month. Go maple sugaring or plan any number of other exciting day trips!

Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo: Family Outing

Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo: Family Outing

Beardsley Zoo in Connecticut offers visitors of all ages the chance to experience nature with year-round family-friendly programming that emphasizes education, conservation, and fun.

Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos: A Giant Water Park & Much More

Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos: A Giant Water Park & Much More

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.

15 Things to Do in Astoria With Kids

15 Things to Do in Astoria With Kids

Get to know Astoria, New York. Here are 15 amazing things to do in Astoria for the whole family.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center: A Day of Fun, Indoors and Outdoors

Stamford Museum & Nature Center: A Day of Fun, Indoors and Outdoors

Stamford Museum & Nature Center offers a variety of fun things to do with kids, including Bendel Mansion Museum, Overbrook Nature Center, and Heckscher Farm, all of which allow you to get close to nature.

5 Reasons We Love Williamsburg

5 Reasons We Love Williamsburg

5 reasons we love Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

5 Reasons We Love Harlem

5 Reasons We Love Harlem

Here are five reasons why we love Harlem.

Learn About How Vikings Actually Lived at Discovery Times Square’s New Exhibit

Learn About How Vikings Actually Lived at Discovery Times Square’s New Exhibit

Learn how the Vikings actually lived their lives and walk out of this exhibit at Discovery Times Square with a whole different perspective.

7 Chocolate-Making Classes in Manhattan and Brooklyn

7 Chocolate-Making Classes in Manhattan and Brooklyn

Why buy chocolate from a grocery store when you can make your own? Check out one of these classes with your mini chocolate lover and create your own sweet treats!

10 Best Family Activities for February

10 Best Family Activities for February

From Valentines Day to Presidents Day, from local bowling alleys to regional day trips, here are the best kids' activities for February.

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.

Indoor Skydiving Lets You Fly Like Superman

Indoor Skydiving Lets You Fly Like Superman

iFly Westchester, at Ridge Hill in Yonkers, offers indoor skydiving, which lets participants fly like Superman, at least for a few minutes.

Where to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield

Where to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield

A roundup of Valentine’s Day events in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield counties.

Where to Celebrate Valentine’s Day on Long Island

Where to Celebrate Valentine’s Day on Long Island

A roundup of Valentine's Day events on Long Island.

Hudson Highlands Nature Museum: Family Outing

Hudson Highlands Nature Museum: Family Outing

Wildlife abounds at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum in Cornwall, NY. The nature center was founded in 1959 with a focus on environmental education.

QUIZ: What’s Your Perfect New York Family Activity?

QUIZ: What’s Your Perfect New York Family Activity?

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.

Win Prizes From 11 Rockland-Bergen Businesses in Our February Family FunPak Contest

Win Prizes From 11 Rockland-Bergen Businesses in Our February Family FunPak Contest

February may bring about winter blues, but we are here to help parents in Rockland and Bergen Counties fight that! Enter our February Family FunPak Contest to win prizes from Palisades Center, Bonefish Grill, Mt. Peter Ski Resort, and more!

Presidential Landmarks in the New York Area

Presidential Landmarks in the New York Area

Celebrate and honor our country this President’s Day by visiting some Presidential and historic landmarks in the NYC area.

The Palisades Center Mall: A Rockland County Family Activity

The Palisades Center Mall: A Rockland County Family Activity

The Palisades Center Mall in Rockland County offers enough kid-friendly activities to spend an entire day there: a Ferris wheel, carousel, ropes course, ice-skating rink, indoor play space, and much more.

American Folk Art Museum: Family Outing

American Folk Art Museum: Family Outing

Learn about America’s rich historical, social, and artistic culture at the American Folk Art Museum on the Upper West Side.

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.




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