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Things to Do with Kids in Queens this Weekend

Things to Do with Kids in Queens this Weekend

Plan your family's best weekend yet in Queens!


Enjoy these fun things to do this weekend with your kids in Queens. Start planning your weekend now with our robust list of the top things to do in Queens.


*Be sure to call venues ahead of time to make sure events are still happening in the wake of coronavirus concerns.* 

Whether you're looking for fun things to do with your kids right here in Queens or you're itching to get out of the city with a day trip to a nearby family-friendly destination, there’s lots to do this weekend with your family in the World's Borough, from concerts and performances to museum exhibits, shows, crafts activities, seasonal events, parades, and more. Check out our picks for kids' activities in Queens—you're sure to find something to do that keeps the whole family happy and having fun! Look no further for ideas and plan your weekend in Queens with our guide that highlights the best family-friendly (virtual and in-person) events happening in and around your neighborhood, including family fun in Astoria, Floral Park, Flushing Meadows, Corona, Jamaica, Bayside, Woodside, Corona Park, Flushing, Long Island City, Fresh Meadows, Kew Gardens, and the Rockaways, and check out our calendar for hundreds of things to do each month! You can also find things to do around the area in our ManhattanBrooklynWestchesterRockland, and Long Island roundups.

IN PERSON PUBLIC SKATING SESSIONS
WHEN: Dec. 26 - Jan. 31, Sundays, 8:30-9:50am; Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays, 6-8:50am; Thursdays 6-8:50am and 4-5:20pm
WHERE: City Ice Pavilion, 47-32 32nd Place, Long Island City, NY
AGES: All
WHAT:

Ready to skate? Reserve you session and bring your own skates! 

WANT TO GO? $10. 718-706-6667. https://cityicepavilion.com/.

ONLINE The Art of Guyanese Pine Tart: a Panache of Flavors FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 16, 2:30-3:30pm
WHERE: Queens Historical Society, 143-35 37th Ave., Flushing, NY
AGES: All
WHAT:

Celebrate a cultural Holiday tradition from Mexico! Celebrate the season by making, and breaking, a piñata! During this program, they will go over the steps needed to create a 7 pointed star style piñata, a traditional Mexican style of making a piñata. While making it, you will learn about the history and meaning of the piñata and what makes it such a popular holiday event, even outside of birthday parties. Advanced registration required. 

Bring your crafting supplies: You will need newspaper, colored paper to decorate your piñata with (tissue paper, cellophane, crepe paper, hygloss paper), a large balloon (18″-36″), glue or engrudo paste, scissors, and tape!

WANT TO GO? 718-939-0647. https://eventbrite.com/e/the-art-of-guyanese-pine-tart-a-panache-of-flavors-tickets-131919836783.

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