Dig! Plant! Grow! Hands-On Guided Activities: Pickle Me! - New York Botanical Garden
Hours: Weekdays 1:30-6pm; Weekends 10am-6pm
Price: $20; $18 students/seniors; $8 children ages 2-12; free children ages 2 and younger
Bronx River Parkway (exit 7W) and Fordham Road - 718-817-8700
Bronx, NY 10458
Description: Plants and imaginations grow at the Family Garden, where kids are allowed and encouraged to play in the dirt. Display gardens such as the Global Gardens and the Breakfast Bowls, and daily interactive gardening activities delight and inspire. Cooking demonstrations take place every Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday at 2pm and 4pm at the Whole Foods Market Family Garden Kitchen. Through August 17.