Today's Family & Kids Activities in Brooklyn-Sep 23

Parents, don't let your children miss out on the fun! Here are some of today's kids and family activities in Brooklyn, from concerts and museums to decorating cupcakes and gardening! Want to see what's going on next weekend or when you have those few days off? Check out the NY Metro Parents' calendar!

World Maker Faire New York - New York Hall of Science
Through September 23, 2018 - Corona

A family fun festival to MAKE, create, learn, invent, craft, recycle, build, think, play and be inspired by celebrating arts, crafts, engineering, food, music, science and technology. Museum admission on September 23 & 24 requires purchase of a World Maker Faire New York ticket.

Flatbush Frolic - Cortelyou Road
September 23, 2018 - Flatbush

The annual Flatbush Frolic returns to Cortelyou Road with all-day events including live music, rides and games, kids' activities, a pizza eating contest, and dance performances.

44th Annual Atlantic Antic Street Fair - Atlantic Ave.
September 23, 2018 - Boerum Hill

Spanning ten blocks through four neighborhoods on Atlantic Avenue in the heart of downtown Brooklyn, this 44-year-old street festival is the largest and most celebrated street festival in New York City. This longstanding New York City tradition features international delicacies and unique merchandise with over 500 vendors, one hundred local merchants, 15 live music stages, and one block dedicated to family-friendly fun including pony rides, storytelling, and face-painting.

RRPH Presents: The Music of Simon & Garfunkel for Kids - Brooklyn Bowl
September 23, 2018 - Williamsburg

The Rock and Roll Playhouse is a weekly family concert series providing kids and parents a place to inspire creativity through music across the country at venues such as Brooklyn Bowl, Garcia’s at The Capitol Theatre, Thalia Hall, Ardmore Music Hall, The Sinclair, The Boulder Theater, and more. Performing songs created by the most iconic musicians in rock history, The Rock and Roll Playhouse band offers its core audience of families with children age ten and under games, movement, stories and an opportunity to rock out in an effort to educate children and explore their creativity. As such, The Rock and Roll Playhouse is an early and often first introduction to a child’s lifelong journey with live music and rock and roll. Come play!

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Sukkot - Brooklyn Children's Museum
Through September 30, 2018 - Crown Heights

Did you know that each year on Sukkot, Jewish people all over the world build temporary shelters called Sukkahs and welcome friends and neighbors to join them inside for meals and festivities? In fact, over time, welcoming in all those around you has become an important value of the holiday. This year, we welcome you to join us as we celebrate Sukkot with book readings, kosher food tastings, music, and more! Take a walk through our rooftop Sukkah and learn all about the holiday’s origins and how people celebrate today in Brooklyn and around the world!

Holding History - Brooklyn Children's Museum
Through December 31, 2018 - Crown Heights

What makes an object “historical?” Why do museums keep objects behind glass? Children will ponder these questions holding, touching, and feeling historical artifacts from the museum's collection. They will learn about the history of those objects through this tactical investigation and by relating these historical artifacts to their own lives.