Free Things to Do with Kids in NYC in August

Free Things to Do with Kids in NYC in August

Don't let the price tag of these family-friendly events in New York City fool you! Here are our picks for the best free things to do in August with kids that will be fun for the whole family.

Hester Street Fair FREE
WHEN: Apr. 13 - Oct. 26, Saturdays and Sundays, 11am-6pm
WHERE: Hester Street , Hester and Essex streets, Chinatown, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Peruse handmade goods, creative products, and artisanal food.
WANT TO GO? hesterstreetfair.com.

CityParks PuppetMobile: Bessie's Big Shot FREE
WHEN: May. 1 - Oct. 1, see website for showtimes
WHERE: Various Locations, Various Locations, , NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Come root for Bessie the Cow in this variety show as she attempts the impossible and searches for her special talents.
WANT TO GO? https://cityparksfoundation.org/puppetmobile/.

Hudson RiverKids FREE
WHEN: Jun. 3 - Sep. 19, select Mondays and select Thursdays, 4-4:45pm
WHERE: Hudson River Park - Pier 25 and Pier 62, , Tribeca, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Expect a multitude of interactive programs and performances including The Pop Ups, Suzi Shelton, and Bilingual Birdies.
WANT TO GO? 212-274-0986. cmany.org.

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga FREE
WHEN: Jun. 5 - Sep. 19, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10:00-10:45am
WHERE: Washington Square Park, Washington Square North, Greenwich Village, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Kids can stretch and move to songs, rhymes, and more.
WANT TO GO? worldsciencefestival.com.

Citi Summer in the Square FREE
WHEN: Jun. 13 - Aug. 8, Thursdays, see website for times (no programming July 4)
WHERE: Union Square Park , Fourth Avenue and East 14 Street, Union Square, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Enjoy kid-friendly activities, music performances, and fitness for kids.
WANT TO GO? 212-329-1408.

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