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Fitness Activities for Kids in NYC in June

Fitness Activities for Kids in NYC in June

These events are perfect for active kids who love to move and shake. Keep active in Manhattan this June, and find the best things to do with your family, with these sports and fitness activities and classes.

Track & Field FREE
WHEN: Apr. 7 - Jun. 23, Saturdays, 10am-12pm
WHERE: Thomas Jefferson Park, East 112th Street and First Avenue, Harlem, NY
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: Learn the basics of the sport.
WANT TO GO? 718-760-6999. cityparksfoundation.org.

Yoga in the Park FREE
WHEN: Apr. 30 - Sep. 19, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30-7:30pm
WHERE: Randall's Island Park, 20 Randall’s Island Park, Randall's Island, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Stretch, breathe, and find inner peace.
WANT TO GO? 212-830-7722. randallsisland.org.

Lego Leisure Hour FREE
WHEN: May. 29 - Jun. 26, Wednesdays, 3:00pm
WHERE: Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, 203 West 115th Street, Manhattan, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Join us for an afternoon of play, creativity, and imagination! All Legos will be provided but must remain in the library, so make sure to bring a camera to document your creations!
WANT TO GO? 0. (212) 666-9393. https://nypl.org/locations/115th-street.

Family Yoga FREE
WHEN: May. 29 - Aug. 30, Wednesdays, 5:30-6:15pm
WHERE: Inwood Hill Park, Isham Street and Seaman Avenue, Inwood, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Learn yoga poses, breathing exercises, and relaxation techniques.
WANT TO GO? 212-628-2345. nycgovparks.org.

Watson Adventures: Whodunit at the Met Family Scavenger Hunt
WHEN: Jun. 1 - Jul. 6, 6/1 and 7/6, 10:30am
WHERE: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Search great works of art to expose a killer!
WANT TO GO? $42; $35 seniors; $31 students; $31 kids ages 10-17. 212-535-7710. metmuseum.org.

15th Annual Hike the Heights FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jun. 1, 11am-3pm
WHERE: Highbridge Park - Sunken Playground, West 167th Street and Edgecombe Avenue, Washington Heights, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Explore and celebrate the area’s natural treasures. 
WANT TO GO? nycgovparks.org.

2019 Uptown Games at The Armory FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jun. 1, 9:00am-2:00pm
WHERE: New Balance Track and Field Center at The Armory, 216 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY
AGES: 5-17
WHAT: The Uptown Games at The Armory introduces hundreds of children and their families from Washington Heights, Inwood and Harlem to a healthy lifestyle during a day of fun track & field activities, nutritious food and surprises.
WANT TO GO? FREE. 2129231803. https://armorytrack.com/.

National Learn to Row Day FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jun. 1, 10am-2pm
WHERE: Peter Jay Sharp Boathouse, 3579 Harlem River Drive, Inwood, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Learn the basics of a new sport.
WANT TO GO? 718-433-3075. rownewyork.org.

Parent and Me Yoga FREE
WHEN: Jun. 1 - Sep. 28, Saturdays, 9-9:45am
WHERE: Fort Tryon Park: Abby's Lawn, Broadway, between Dongan Place and Bennet Avenue, Upper Manhattan, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy yoga with a certified children's instructor.
WANT TO GO? 212-795-1388. nycgovparks.org.

Watson Adventures: Grand Central Scramble Scavenger Hunt for Families
WHEN: Jun. 8 - Jul. 27, 6/8 and 7/27, 10:30am-1pm
WHERE: Grand Central Terminal, 100 E. 42nd St., Midtown, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Learn the secrets of this train station through a family scavenger hunt. 
WANT TO GO? $21.50; $17.50 children ages 7-17. 877-946-4868. grandcentralterminal.com/events.

Le Carrousel Magique FREE
WHEN: Jun. 9 - Aug. 4, 2-3pm
WHERE: Bryant Park Carousel, 35 W. 40th St., Midtown, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Magicians perform fun-filled tricks.
WANT TO GO? 212-768-4242. bryantpark.org .

Adventures NYC FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jun. 15, 11am-4pm
WHERE: Central Park Bandshell, 72nd Street Crosswalk, Upper West Side, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Get ready to paddle, climb, race, and glide!
WANT TO GO? nycgovparks.org.

Watson Adventures: The Wizard School at the Met Scavenger Hunt
WHEN: Jun. 15 - Jul. 13, 6/15 and 7/13, 10:30am-1pm
WHERE: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Track down a powerful sorceress, and cloaked figures as scary as any Dementor. 
WANT TO GO? $42; $35 seniors; $31 students; $31 kids ages 10-17. 212-535-7710. metmuseum.org.

Watson Adventures’ Secrets of Central Park Family Scavenger Hunt
WHEN: Sunday, Jun. 16, 2:00-4:00 pm
WHERE: Central Park, 5th Avenue & 66th Street, New York, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Kids and adults work together to explore the park below 72nd Street. For ages 7 and up. Advance purchase required.
WANT TO GO? $17.50-$21.50. 8779464868. https://watsonadventures.com/location/new-york-city/central-park/#event-8222.

Watson Adventures’ Hamilton: The Family Scavenger Hunt
WHEN: Saturday, Jun. 22, 11am-1:30pm
WHERE: Watson Adventures Meet-Up Location , Wall Street, Lower Manhattan,
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Follow in Alexander Hamilton's footsteps to discover the places where he worked, played, debated, fought, and planned his fatal duel.
WANT TO GO? $21.50; $17.50 children ages 7-17. 877-946-4868. watsonadventures.com.

Sunday Tummy Time (drop-in)
WHEN: Sunday, Jun. 23, 1:30-2:15pm
WHERE: Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Join us for Tummy Time (birth-crawling) or Crawlers Club (crawling-walking) classes that will help your baby reach new developmental milestones as well as provide you an opportunity to connect with other parents.
WANT TO GO? $18; $15 members. 6465054444. https://ebiz.jccmanhattan.org/personifyebusiness/Programs/ProgramDetail.aspx?pid=657961103&_ga=2.250083589.2092392334.1557336299-732273419.1525699121&utm_source=IYC&utm_medium=nymetro-6-19&utm_campaign=nymetro.

Sunday Crawlers Club (drop-in)
WHEN: Sunday, Jun. 23, 12:30-1:15pm
WHERE: Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Join us for Tummy Time (birth-crawling) or Crawlers Club (crawling-walking) classes that will help your baby reach new developmental milestones as well as provide you an opportunity to connect with other parents.
WANT TO GO? $18; $15 members. 6465054444. https://ebiz.jccmanhattan.org/personifyebusiness/Programs/ProgramDetail.aspx?pid=657960947&_ga=2.250083589.2092392334.1557336299-732273419.1525699121&utm_source=IYC&utm_medium=nymetro-6-19&utm_campaign=nymetro.

Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Scavenger Hunt 2: The Museum of Magical History
WHEN: Saturday, Jun. 29, 10:30am-12:30 pm
WHERE: American Museum of Natural History, 200 Central Park West, New York, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Embark on a wizarding adventure at the American Museum of Natural History where you'll search for exhibits that echo characters, places and enchanted objects in the books and movies of the Harry Potter universe.
WANT TO GO? $29.50-$45.00 (includes museum admission). 8779464868. https://watsonadventures.com/location/new-york-city/american-museum-natural-history/#event-6825.

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