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free and low-cost things to do with kids in Brooklyn Find free and low-cost things to do with kids in Brooklyn today, October 28, including fun activities and events the whole family can enjoy. See what's going on today in Brooklyn's museums, galleries, and libraries for some educational fun; in the parks, for outdoor and nature activities; and in the theaters, for children's concerts and performances. Plus, get details and directions on any street fairs or holiday festivals happening October 28. For even more free and low-cost upcoming events in Brooklyn, check out our complete calendar of events.

American Dance Spectacular - On Stage at Kingsborough
October 28, 2017 - Manhattan Beach

From The Charleston and Lindy Hop to The Jitterbug and Twist to Disco and Vogue, leading Broadway dancers—backed up by Broadway vocalists and a live band—take the audience on a sweeping journey through the last century of American dance sensations.

Ghouls and Gourds - Brooklyn Botanic Garden
October 28, 2017 - Prospect Heights/Crown Heights

Shake a tail feather, show off your costume, and carouse with colossal puppets and zany stilt-dancers at Brooklyn's wackiest costume parade.

Dead or Alive: Special Effects - New York Hall of Science
October 28, 2017 - Corona

Meet special effects artists and technologists, while participating in hands-on activities and exploring the science of creepy.

13th Annual Haunted Halloween Carnival - 1st Street Recreation Center of PS 372
October 28, 2017 - Park Slope

This annual event features activities for kids of all ages including games, crafts, snacks, a bouncy moon walk, and a haunted house. There will also be performances, free giveaways, and a costume contest. The first 200 kids will receive trick or treat gift bags filled with tons of goodies. Special guests include Tuffy Tiger and cameos by Star Wars Characters from the 501st Empire City Garrison and the Echo Base Rebel Legion.

Joanie Leeds and the Nightlights’ Harmony Filled Halloween Hootenanny - Symphony Space
October 28, 2017 - Upper West Side

Brooklynite Joanie Leeds sings tuneful, family-friendly melodies about the East River Ferry, subway rides, funny Yiddish catch phrases, and the hilarious "Hipster in the Making." Joanie and her harmony-driven trio plan to come in costume, singing “Confusing Costume” and other hits, plus new songs from the latest album “Brooklyn Baby.” Fans are invited to come in costume too for a chance to win a copy of the CD.

Halloween Haunted Walk and Fair - Prospect Park Lookout Hill/Nethermeade
October 28, 2017 - Windsor Terrace

Deep in the Park lies Lookout Hill, the highest point in Prospect Park and home of the Prospect Park Alliance’s Annual Halloween Haunted Walk. Ghouls and goblins lurk behind the trees, ready to provide a silly scare! An adult should accompany young children. After some chills and thrills at the Haunted Walk, enjoy more Halloween fun at our carnival. Rain or shine. The Halloween Haunted Walk is suitable for children accompanied by parents/guardians or older siblings (though it may be frightening for very young children).

Creepy Crawly Halloween - Prospect Park Audubon Center
October 28, 2017 - Flatbush

Take a second look at the creatures that give you the creeps, you may find you like them. Participate in fun activities and experiments that will make your spine tingle. Owl Pellet Dissection, 1–3pm: Participants will have the opportunity to pick apart owl pellets, masses of undigested parts of food that owl species occasionally regurgitate. Creepy Crawly Walk, 2–3pm: Participants will search for Prospect Park's creepy residents and explore the hidden side of the park. Animal Encounter, 3–4pm: Want to watch the snake gobble up a mouse? Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection and even assist in an actual feeding.

Scary Stories with Tammy Hall - Lefferts Historic House
October 28, 2017 - Flatbush

Make sure you’re sitting next to someone braver than you! Master storyteller Tammy Hall keeps the tradition of scary stories alive with tales told in the village of Flatbush 200 years ago. While you’re there, make a spooky Halloween cut-out based on a Lefferts family design.

The 19th Annual Great PUPkin Dog Costume Contest - Fort Greene Park
October 28, 2017 - Fort Greene

Time to dig out those wigs, cone collars, and all the velcro you can find. The Annual Fort Greene PUPs Great PUPkin Dog Costume Contest is the largest dog costume event in Brooklyn and is presented by Fort Greene Park Users and Pets Society. Rain date Oct. 29

Haunted Hikes - Clay Pit Ponds State Preserve, Gericke Farm
October 28, 2017 - Staten Island

Will you be spooked by these local ghost stories? Meet at Clay Pit's historic Gericke Farm to hear spooky tales for Halloween.

Spellbound Theatre: The Last Coin - The Old Stone House
October 28, 2017 - Park Slope

When the page of a book is irreparably torn, a storyteller and her loyal stage manager must find another way to share their story of the three princes on a quest to determine which of them will be their kingdom’s next ruler. Through shadow puppetry, sensory audience interactions, and other exciting surprises, little ones will experience a tale of cleverness and the value of kindness.

Community Halloween Event - The Evergreens Cemetery
October 28, 2017 - Bushwick

Join this family Community Halloween Event. Wear your spookiest costume to explore the beautiful grounds of The Evergreens on a horse-drawn hayride. Enjoy a horse-drawn hayride, petting zoo, pumpkin decorating and refreshments. Free and open to the public; appropriate for all ages. The party will take place near the office building; follow the signs from the Bushwick Avenue entrance. Limited parking is available on-site; visitors are encouraged to use public transportation.

Bklyn Boo! - City Point
October 28, 2017 - Downtown Brooklyn

This annual BK Block Party series takes place each month on Albee Square through September. Once a month, bring the kids for live music, face painting, balloon animals and more. May 20 Live music with Jah Pan, Steel drum and calypso musicians from Trinidad and Tobago play island classics and Caribbean-influenced interpretations of today’s hit songs. June 17 Live music with Shira & Friends – an interactive extravaganza combining original tunes with classics for a sing-along, dance-along good time. July 15 Live music with Rolie Polie Guacamole,Rolie Polie Guacamole - parent-friendly music that dresses up original tunes and classic covers. August 19 Live performance with Burdetsky Family Circus, Burdetsky Family Circus –an amazing family circus featuring contortionists and dancing dog acts. September 16 Live music with Astrograss, getting kids and parents dancing and singing together with their unique blend of bluegrass, old-time, and folk music.

Spookfest - P.S. 316
October 28, 2017 - Crown Heights

his the 4th Annual P.S. 316 Spookiest is a wonderful family event where kids can trick or treat through child-friendly haunted classrooms, participate in artisans crafts, bouncy in the bouncy houses and eat ghostly treats.

Gateway Fall Festival Grand Opening - Learn To Swim - Block Institute
October 28, 2017 - Bay Ridge

Gateway Sports & Pools is hosting a Fall Festival Grand Opening at Block Institute, a non-profit organization that provides Learn To Swim and Learn To Play Sports programs all throughout New York City (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Long Island). The Brooklyn community is invited to attend the Fall Festival Grand Opening and bring their friends, families, and children out in their costumes. The event features free admission, free food and drinks, giveaways, music, a costume contest (winner gets a FREE swim session), and interactive entertainment for the children. There will be registration on the day of this event if parents would like to register their children for the swim program. There will be a 30% discount off of the original price to any current and new members that want to register for the weekday lessons at Block Institute. The costume contest will take place every hour (2:30pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm) and the winning child of the contest will win a free swim session with the  Learn to Swim program.

Fall Harvest Costume Party - The Black Lady Theatre
October 28, 2017 - Crown Heights

Celebrate the first fruits of the Fall harvest with the best of food, healthy drinks and snacks, games, arts and crafts, story telling, music, festive and seasonal activities and more. Bring this season to life with face painting, mask making, coloring book crafting and story telling by author A.J. Jones. Indulge in delicious green shakes and smoothies by James Williams. Families are encouraged to dress in their very best costumes honoring African-American heroes. Prizes will be awarded. Entry to the event is free but space is limited.

Bilingual Birdies Duo - Kings Highway Library
October 28, 2017 - Marine Park

Bilingual Birdies will take families on a live music extravaganza. Learn new words while you sing along to original hip tunes and your favorite traditional folk songs.

Vale Park Pumpkin Patch - Vale Park at The William Vale
October 28, 2017 - Williamsburg

Check out this pumpkin patch with the whole family. Activities will include games, face painting, balloon animals, mini pumpkin decorating, and more.  Food from Mister Dips, and autumnal beverages will be available for purchase. Vale Park is accessible via elevator or a staircase across from the main entrance of The William Vale.

Harvest Festival - Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6
October 28, 2017 - Brooklyn Heights

Built from recycled materials and set atop a 130x40 foot barge, Swale was created with two goals in mind: to highlight the function of food as a public resource in cities and to show that recycled materials can be made into productive and aesthetically pleasing structures. Visitors to Swale will see persimmon, bok choy, yucca, onion, tomatillos, herbs and other perennial fruits, vegetables and medicinal plants. Water to nourish the plants is taken directly from the East River and filtered through slow sand and activated carbon filters. Rainwater is collected from the rooftop of the Biome Arts Greenhouse Theater, a pavilion on the barge that serves as a performance space, activist meeting area, and artist gallery. Partnering with local schools and organizations, Swale will host a variety of interactive progams and events focused on sustainability and the environment, arts and culture, and health and wellness. Throughout its stay, visitors can attend yoga classes, performances, lectures, and workshops.

Trick-or-Treating - Governor's Island, Nolan Park
October 28, 2017 - New York Harbor

Spend the afternoon exploring one of the most incredible spots in all of NYC – Governor’s Island. The former Coast Guard base spans over 172 acres and is just a quick 5 minute ferry ride from Lower Manhattan. Learn the secrets that lie within the famous island, such as Fort Jay and Castle Williams, explore the newest section – The Hills with their mile high slides, take a quick break in one of the many hammocks and discover what animals reside on the urban farm. Solve clues, riddles and answer trivia about the history of Governors Island and compete with other teams in some fun, wacky family obstacles and photo challenges to see who can race to the finish line first.

Movie Night - Habana Outpost
Through October 29, 2017 - Fort Greene

Habana Outpost presents movies under the stars every Sunday at 8pm. See website for schedule.

Halloween Harvest Festival - Luna Park in Coney Island
Through October 29, 2017 - Coney Island

Join Luna Park in Coney Island on weekends through October 29th for family-friendly activities, fall decorations and more. Luna Park’s Halloween Harvest features pumpkin picking and painting and free activities like trick or treating, daily entertainment, costumed characters, caricature artists, balloon benders and twisters, magicians, one of NYC’s largest pumpkins and more. You don’t have to travel upstate or out to Long Island to pick a pumpkin – you can pick your very own gourd right here in Brooklyn! Visit the pumpkin patch and for $5 take home a pumpkin to call your own. Don’t forget to paint it at the pumpkin painting station, too. Luna Park is home to the world famous Cyclone Roller Coaster and has over 28 rides, games and attractions for all ages to enjoy.

Pumpkin Picking - Historic Richmond Town, Decker Fram
Through October 29, 2017 - Staten Island

Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and bring home a pumpkin. Enjoy a farmhouse tour, hayride, face painting, arts and crafts, and corn stalk maze. Free shuttle bus service available from the Historic Richmond Town parking lot to the farm.

Boo at the Zoo - Prospect Park Zoo
Through October 29, 2017 - Prospect Park

Don't miss this popular annual Halloween event. This year the focus will be on bats, from around the world and right here in Brooklyn where the zoo is working to understand their local ecology. The weekend will be jam-packed with fun activities such as a scavenger hunt, face painting, and other Halloween-themed games and crafts. A Spooky Barn will delight the older kids and there will be sea lion training sessions during the day complete with a kid-friendly dance party.

Iridescence - Governors Island - Colonels Row, The HoloCenter
Through October 29, 2017 -

The HoloCenter transforms the post commander quarters in Colonels Row with light based installations. This exhibitions of art holograms from around the world will push the visual senses. Selected through an international competition, six artists produced new holograms sculpting with light to explore how memory, motion, and images entwine.

Shadow Puppet Storytelling - New York Transit Museum
Through October 29, 2017 - Downtown Brooklyn

Using the museum’s vintage subway cars as the stage, you’ll design a crowd of puppets that animate a tale of travel.

Haunted Carousel - Prospect Park Carousel
Through October 29, 2017 - Flatbush

Don’t be scared when you see the haunted carousel! Take a spin on the spooky ride to your favorite Halloween jams.

Scharen Knippen (Paper Cutting) - Lefferts Historic House, Prospect Park
Through October 29, 2017 - Flatbush

Celebrate fall at Lefferts Historic House with the old Dutch craft Scharen Knippen. Cut out autumn and halloween scenes and patterns, some designed in the 19th century by Mrs. Lefferts herself.

Night of 1,000 Jack O' Lanterns - Governors Island
Through October 29, 2017 -

Night of 1,000 Jack O' Lanterns is ready to light up New York Harbor this October. Come see more than 1,000 illuminated jack- o'-lanterns carved by artists from around the tri-state area staged along a festive, paved, tree-lined pathway. Visitors will also be treated to live pumpkin carvings.

Pumpkin Point - Governor's Island
Through October 29, 2017 - New York Harbor

Spend the afternoon exploring one of the most incredible spots in all of NYC – Governor’s Island. The former Coast Guard base spans over 172 acres and is just a quick 5 minute ferry ride from Lower Manhattan. Learn the secrets that lie within the famous island, such as Fort Jay and Castle Williams, explore the newest section – The Hills with their mile high slides, take a quick break in one of the many hammocks and discover what animals reside on the urban farm. Solve clues, riddles and answer trivia about the history of Governors Island and compete with other teams in some fun, wacky family obstacles and photo challenges to see who can race to the finish line first.

Governors Island Open Season - Governors Island
Through October 31, 2017 -

Visitors to Governors Island this year will enjoy more arts, cultural, recreational and educational programs than ever before. This year also features the opening of Island Oyster, a new food and beverage concession featuring sustainably sourced seafood in a garden-like atmosphere. And if you didn't visit the Hills last year, make sure to check out this newly landscaped area featuring slides, grassy knolls, and even more views.

Exquisite Plants - Brooklyn Bridge Park
Through November 02, 2017 - Brooklyn Heights

Check out this interactive installation that explores shape-building and abstraction through play, by artists Adam Frezza and Terri Chiao. The three-part exhibit was inspired by the beautiful blooms of BBP and includes an interactive magnetic wall in the Community Room, on which the public is invited to rearrange magnetic plant shapes to create new compositions. In the hallway, several large wall reliefs constructed by the artists depict a series of “Exquisite Plants” made of brightly painted shapes. Also in the Community Room, a Workshop Gallery wall will showcase original collages made during workshops.

Celebrate Fall at Green Meadows Farm - Aviator Sports and Events Center
Through November 05, 2017 - Marine Park

Visit Green Meadow Farms for this festive Easter Egg Hunt. Admission includes the egg hunt, photo with Whiskers, a hayride, Tiny Tractors Corn Box, Giant Hay Wagon Slide, and more. Families can also visit the farm and enjoy activities like pony rides and a petting zoo.

The Science Playground - New York Hall of Science
Through November 11, 2017 - Corona

Who knew science could be so much fun. The nation's largest science playground features 60,000 square feet of exhibits for children of all ages. Slides, seesaws, climbing webs, a water play area, drums, mirrors, sand boxes and more allow kids to explore science by playing. Open weather permitting.

Museum Makers: Designing With Data - New York Hall of Science
Through November 16, 2017 - Corona

Marvel at homemade gingerbread houses made entirely of edible gingerbread, royal icing and candy. The houses are drafted, designed, baked, planned, built and decorated by creator Jon Lovitch over the course of an entire year. GingerBread Lane has won the Guinness World Record for 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 for the largest gingerbread village. Lovitch’s creation will again contend for this year’s Guinness World Record. Closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Greenbelt Peepers - Greenbelt Nature Center, Blood Root Valley
Through December 14, 2017 - Staten Island

Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, two-year-old kids and their caregivers will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest. Space is limited. Registration requested.

Mommy & Me Classes - Wonders of Play - RecessDumbo
Through December 14, 2017 - DUMBO

Come and play with your little one. This play-based class is a wonderful way to support growth and development while having lots of fun. The class includes storytelling, imaginative play, music, arts, and sensory activities. The goal is to give adults creative tools to stimulate babies and toddlers to develop specific skills such as motor, speech development, communications, listening, and the skills associated with crawling and walking.

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Magic at Coney - Coney Island Museum
Through December 17, 2017 - Coney Island

Magical Promotions together with Coney Island USA presents an afternoon of fun and wonder for the entire family. Enjoy a magical variety show highlighting a vast array of magicians and featuring illusionists, escape artists, and mentalists from around the world.

'Pinocchio' - Puppetworks
Through December 17, 2017 - Park Slope

Enjoy Carlo Collodi's beloved folk tale from 1883, "Adventures of a Marionette". The show is adapted for marionettes by Nicolas Coppola.

Library Lab: Coding - Brooklyn Central Library
Through December 20, 2017 - Prospect Heights

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark curiosity through hands-on experiments. Families will receive tips on how to use library resources and how to continue projects at home.

Train Operators Workshop - New York Transit Museum
Through December 23, 2017 - Downtown Brooklyn

Drop by the Computer Lab to take control of a NYC Subway car and operate it over virtual miles of track in an incredibly realistic game.

Neighborhood Family Concerts - Bargemusic
Through December 23, 2017 - Brooklyn Heights

Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge for a one-hour, family-friendly performance, including a Q&A session with the musicians.

New York Road Runners Open Run - Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6
Through December 27, 2017 - Brooklyn Heights

Open Run is a new community-based initiative that empowers local volunteers to bring free weekly runs to local neighborhood parks all over NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all participants. The finish line is open until the last person is done. The courses vary based on park, but they are between 2.5-3 miles. Participants are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the run and to leave their valuables at home ? bag check is not provided. No need to do anything before the run, just show up. Open to all ages, experience levels, walkers, strollers, dogs: All are welcome.

Tai Chi - Bay Ridge Jewish Center
Through December 28, 2017 - Bay Ridge

Tai chi is one of the most remarkable and practical philosophies ever devised. It combines the pursuit of health and longevity, and the lofty—but attainable—ideals of harmony and balance. It promotes relaxation, joy, compassion, positive growth, and flow. Tai chi gives you a set of mental tools you can apply in all areas of your life, and it helps you learn to achieve your goals with the minimum effort for the maximum result.

'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe' - St. Luke's Theatre
Through December 30, 2017 - Midtown

In this inventive and highly theatrical adaptation of C.S. Lewis' classic, two actors give a tour-de-force performance that's sure to delight children and adults alike. Through the magic of theatre, Peter and Lucy will take you to Narnia, where The White Witch has cast a spell that makes it always winter and never Christmas. See them meet Mr. Tumnus the faun and conspire with talking animals to save Narnia. Come face to face with Aslan the Great Lion, and cheer as Peter, Susan, Lucy, and Edmund courageously battle the forces of evil, discovering that love is the deepest magic of all. Open to everyone, most suitable for ages 5 and older.

Farmer's Market - Grand Army Plaza
Through December 31, 2017 - Park Slope

Founded in 1989, Grand Army Plaza is Greenmarket's flagship Brooklyn market, and the second largest market in the program, behind Union Square. Located at the northwest entrance to beautiful Prospect Park? and just steps from the Brooklyn Public Library, the Brooklyn Museum, and the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. This community destination brings together a mix of shoppers from the nearby neighborhoods of Park Slope, Prospect Heights, Crown Heights, and beyond. Runners, dog-walkers, families, singles and foodies all converge to buy from the huge array of farm fresh products, and to participate in the programming and cooking demonstrations that take place every Saturday all year long. Open year-round.

Brooklyn Block Lab and Studio - Brooklyn Children's Museum
Through December 31, 2017 - Crown Heights

In BCM’s new 2nd floor Studio, which focuses on art and architecture, visitors of all ages develop their engineering skills as they engage in open block play with large Imagination Playground blocks and table top sized Kapla Planks and Magnatiles, as well as artist James Paulius’ house-shaped wooden blocks and pegs from his installation Sky Village.

Storytime - Barnes & Noble - Park Slope
Through December 31, 2017 - Park Slope

Join this weekly story time followed by activities.

SPARK by Brooklyn Children's Museum - Brooklyn Bridge Park
Through December 31, 2017 - DUMBO

SPARK by Brooklyn Children's Museum is BCM's new art and play space located in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Designed for children ages six months to six years, SPARK features an outpost of the popular Brooklyn Block Lab exhibit, as well as daily art and design workshops, music classes, birthday parties, and more. Walk-ins are welcome, as space permits, but reservations for the one-hour play slots are encouraged.

Gulliver's Gate - Times Square
Through December 31, 2017 - Times Square

Artists from eight countries took part in building this fantastic miniature world, featuring cities from across the globe, all built to scale. You can also step back in time to see famous historical scenes and interact with the exhibit using a special key.

Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt - Brooklyn Museum
Through January 21, 2018 - Prospect Heights

In the ancient burial ground at Saqqara, Egypt, one animal cemetery alone has yielded over four million individual ibis mummies. And the nearby dog cemetery contained over seven million mummies, with countless others found throughout Egypt. This unusual aspect of ancient Egyptian culture and religion—the mummification of animals—has remained largely a mystery This exhibit explores the religious purpose of these mummies, how they were made, and why there are so many. Drawn from the museum's renowned collection, the exhibition features choice examples from among the many millions of mummies of birds, cats, dogs, snakes, and other animals preserved from at least thirty-one different cemeteries throughout Egypt. Animals were central to the ancient Egyptian worldview. Most animals had connections to a particular deity. After death, mummified animals’ souls could carry a message to a god.

New Parents' Meetings - Bend + Bloom Yoga
Through February 27, 2018 - Park Slope

Join this weekly group in a supportive space where you can share your experiences and concerns, ask questions and find common ground while forming community with other parents. This hour and a half focuses on a topic concerning the profound transition into parenthood, but is open to individual concerns, so bring your baby (newborns up to 18 months) and your lunch and meet some new friends.

Public Ice Skating - Wollman Rink
Through February 28, 2018 - Central Park

Ice skating out in the crisp city air with an amazing view of the Manhattan skyline is a classic NYC winter experience. And Central Park's famous rink is a tourist favorite, but completely worth doing even if you are a local. There is also a skating school, a hockey program, and birthday party offerings on the ice. Check out the nearby carousel for $3 a ride in between skates. 

Bank of America Winter Village - Bryant Park
Through March 04, 2018 - Midtown

The park becomes a winter wonderland with an outdoor ice skating rink (free entry!), a European inspired open-air market for holiday shopping, rinkside dining, and even an observation deck full of games and art supplies.

From Fulton Ferry: Building Downtown Brooklyn - New York Transit Museum
Through March 31, 2018 - Downtown Brooklyn

Using the museum’s vintage subway cars as the stage, you’ll design a crowd of puppets that animate a tale of travel.

Ice Skating Season - The Rink at Rockefeller Center
Through April 01, 2018 - Midtown

The new season opens with this ceremonial first skate hosted by the reigning Olympic Ice Dance Champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White. Youth skaters of Ice Theatre of New York and Figure Skating in Harlemwill join for this celebratory session. 

The Rink at Rockefeller Center is always the first New York rink to open each year and is open to the public daily from 8:30am-12am, from Columbus Day to Easter. First designed as a temporary attraction, The Rink has evolved into one of the city’s most legendary landmarks and one of the most visited sites in Manhattan.

 

Geometric Figurative Works: Art Exhibit - New York Hall of Science
Through April 14, 2018 - Corona

Karl Szilagi creates visual puzzles that use black and white geometric patterns to create figurative images. His art explores how we perceive patterns as both flat and three-dimensional at the same time. Most of the pieces are reverse mirror images – they appear the same when rotated 180 degrees.

Family Fun Series - Mark Morris Dance Center
Through May 05, 2018 - Fort Greene

Fun for the whole family, this free class is taught by Mark Morris Dance Group company members and accompanied by live music. All ages and levels are welcome.

Weekly Singalong with Hopalong Andrew - Families First
Through May 28, 2018 - Cobble Hill

Join this weekly singalong with Hopalong Andrew, a New York City-born singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. A fixture of the New York City family music scene, he regularly appears at curated events such as Summerstage NYC, Bryant Park, Hudson Park, The Oldtone Roots Music Festival, The Brooklyn Public Library, and more.

The Little People Party Open Play - The Backyard
Through June 01, 2018 - Williamsburg

The Little People Party is a children's entertainment company with a current pop up tot party for ages 6 months-3 years held at an indoor soccer field. The giant, enclosed, Astroturf-covered field is decked out with games and toys for kids and the bar sells refreshments for the adults.

'Dream Big: Engineering Our World' - New York Hall of Science
Through June 30, 2018 - Corona

Narrated by Academy Award® winner Jeff Bridges, Dream Big: Engineering Our World will transform how you think about engineering. From the Great Wall of China and the world’s tallest buildings to underwater robots, solar cars and smart, sustainable cities, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and shows how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected and amazing ways. With its inspiring stories of human grit and aspiration, and extraordinary visuals for the world’s largest screens, Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all. DREAM BIG is a MacGillivray Freeman film produced in partnership with American Society of Civil Engineers and presented by Bechtel Corporation.

'Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Secret Ocean 3D' - New York Hall of Science
Through June 30, 2018 - Corona

Jean-Michel Cousteau, son of ocean pioneer Jacques Cousteau, offers a breakthrough look at a secret world within the ocean that is perhaps the biggest story of all – that the smallest life in the sea is the mightiest force on which we all depend. Alongside marine biologist Holly Lohuis, Cousteau invites viewers to dive into this whole new world that will leave them in awe of the beauty and diversity of the oceans and inspire an even stronger desire to protect what they have either seen for the first time or perhaps re-discovered along the journey. Narrated by renowned oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle, Secret Ocean 3D introduces audiences to over 30 species, illuminating behaviors captured for the first time thanks to the development of new tools that allow underwater filming in 3D, ultra- HD 5K, slow motion, macro, and with motion control, and takes them to remarkable and vibrant environments such as the Bahamas, Fiji, and Bimini. Duration: 20 minutes.

'Journey To Space 3D' - New York Hall of Science
Through June 30, 2018 - Corona

Journey to Space is a celebration of space exploration, a tribute to international cooperation in space research, and a vision towards our near-term future beyond Earth’s orbit — a manned mission to Mars within a generation. Learn about the important role of the International Space Station, uncover what NASA and the space community are working on, and the challenges they face to carry out bold missions such as capturing asteroids and landing astronauts on Mars. Narrated by Sir Patrick Stewart. Duration: 20 minutes.

Free Beginner Lacrosse Clinic - Brooklyn Bridge Park
Through August 28, 2018 - Brooklyn

Check out this free beginner lacrosse clinic with Brooklyn Crescents Lacrosse.

Sing-along with Andrew of Rolie Polie Guacamole - Dean Street
Through October 27, 2020 - Prospect Heights

Every Tuesday Andrew plays originals and the classics with a Guacamole twist.

Musical Wednesdays with Emmy & Evan - Dean Street
Through October 28, 2020 - Prospect Heights

Every Wednesday this duo will get the little ones dancing.