Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in February

Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in February

We've hand-picked the best things to do with your family in New York City in February. Family fun is all over Manhattan, across neighborhoods such as Greenwich Village, Little Italy, the Upper West Side, and beyond.

Disney's 'Frozen: The Broadway Musical'
WHEN: Jun. 5 - Mar. 10, Tuesday-Sunday, see website for times
WHERE: St. James Theatre, 246 W. 44th St., Midtown, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Frozen the Musical expands on the story of two sisters, giving more time to the characters we’ve come to love.
WHY WE LOVE IT: The show is faithful to the original story!
WANT TO GO? $35 and up. 877-250-2900. seatsforeveryone.com/frozen.

Mickey: The True Original Exhibition
WHEN: Nov. 8 - Feb. 10, Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-8pm
WHERE: 60 Tenth Ave. , 60 Tenth Ave. , Chelsea , NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Celebrate 90 years of Mickey Mouse’s influence on art and pop culture.
WHY WE LOVE IT: This exhibition features character artwork and highlights Mickey’s contributions to fashion, commerce, and media.
WANT TO GO? $38; free for children 3 and younger. partners.disney.com.

CityParks Foundation Presents 'Yeti, Set, Snow!'
WHEN: Nov. 13 - Feb. 24, See website for showtimes
WHERE: Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, West 81st Street and Central Park West, Upper West Side, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Yeti, Set, Snow! is the story of a young girl who encounters a yeti on the first snow of the winter season.
WHY WE LOVE IT: It's the last chance to see this performance of songs and snow day fun!
WANT TO GO? $8-$12. 212-988-9093. Cityparksfoundation.org.

The Amazing Max
WHEN: Nov. 17 - Feb. 4, 3:30pm
WHERE: Theater at Blessed Sacrament, 152 W. 71st St., Manhattan, NY
AGES: 3 and older
WHAT: The Amazing Max combines magic and comedy, making objects appear and disappear, and defying the laws of physics.
WHY WE LOVE IT: This high-energy, interactive show will entertain adult audiences while keeping the little ones spellbound.
WANT TO GO? $35 and up . 212-579-0528. theamazingmaxlive.com.

Thunderbird American Indian Dancers' 44th Annual Dance Concert and Pow-Wow
WHEN: Jan. 25 - Feb. 3, Fridays, 8pm; Saturdays, 3 and 8pm; Sundays, 3pm
WHERE: Theater for the New City, 155 First Ave., East Village , NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Highlights include storytelling, a Hoop Dance, a Grass Dance, a Jingle Dress Dance, and a Stomp Dance. Audience members will be invited to join in the Friendship Dance.
WHY WE LOVE IT: Young audience members are welcome to the stage to be photographed with the dancers. 
WANT TO GO? $15; Saturday and Sunday matinees children $1 . 212-475-0108. Theaterforthenewecity.net.

Bryant Park Frost Festival FREE
WHEN: Jan. 25 - Feb. 3, Saturdays and Sundays, 11am-2pm
WHERE: Bryant Park, 40th Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues, Midtown, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy igloos with seasonal foods, puppet shows, bumper cars on ice, karaoke and live music, ice carving, and a silent disco.
WHY WE LOVE IT: Kids can pretend to ice fish and catch penguins in the Bryant Park Fountain.
WANT TO GO? 212-768-4242. Bryantpark.org.

'Emily Brown and the Thing'
WHEN: Jan. 26 - Feb. 3, Saturday and Sunday, 11am
WHERE: New Victory Theater, 209 W. 42nd St., Midtown, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: The Thing has lost his Cuddly in the Dark and Scary Wood and won't stop crying. Emily and Stanley the rabbit are here to save the day.
WHY WE LOVE IT: Puppets, music, and plenty of pajamas. What's not to love?
WANT TO GO? $25-$30. 646-223-3010. newvictory.org.

'Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic'
WHEN: Feb. 15 - 24, Check schedule for details
WHERE: The Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, 4 Pennsylvania Plaza, Midtown, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic showcases live theater and the art of illusion with dance and music.
WHY WE LOVE IT: A good introduction to stage productions for littlest ones!
WANT TO GO? $15 and up. 800-345-3000. msg.com/sesame.

'Beauty and the Beast'- The Musical
WHEN: Feb. 23 - Apr. 28, Saturday, 3pm; Sunday, 11am (March 19 and March 25 additional 2pm)
WHERE: The Players Theatre, 115 MacDougal St., Greenwich Village, NY
AGES: 3-12
WHAT: This adaptation is filled with musical numbers, dancing, endearing characters, and magic.
WHY WE LOVE IT: Families are invited to participate in a pre-show arts workshop where they make a Beauty or Beast mask.
WANT TO GO? $32-$52. 866-811-4111. literallyalive.com.

New Shanghai Circus
WHEN: Sunday, Feb. 24, 4pm
WHERE: Schimmel Center, 3 Spruce St., Lower Manhattan , NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Athletes defy gravity and execute breathtaking feats in this show that draws upon 2,000 years of Chinese circus traditions.
WHY WE LOVE IT: There's nothing quite like these acrobats, jugglers, and contortionists!
WANT TO GO? $29 and up; $20 for children 12 and younger . 6467654773. schimmelcenter.org.

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