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Your Child’s American Girl Doll Can Receive Check-Ups at the American Girl Place in NYC

Your Child’s American Girl Doll Can Receive Check-Ups at the American Girl Place in NYC

At the new American Girl Doll Hospitals in New York City and Chicago, kids can bring their dolls in for checkups, dental care, surgery, repairs, and more. This interactive play experience is designed to broaden the scope of how kids can play with t...

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Celebrate the Premiere of ‘Frozen II’ at Saks Fifth Avenue in November

Celebrate the Premiere of ‘Frozen II’ at Saks Fifth Avenue in November

There’s no Disney musical more important to today’s little ones than Frozen. The film’s much anticipated sequel Frozen II premieres on November 22, and Disney is teaming up with Saks Fifth Avenue to host an Enchanted Forest Experience that will del...

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Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in October

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in October

Showing your children how to give back to the community helps them grow into thoughtful adults. So clean out those closets for clothing drives or walk to raise awareness with these volunteer opportunities for families in NYC in October.

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Cooking Classes for Manhattan Children in October

Cooking Classes for Manhattan Children in October

Your aspiring little foodies can learn to cook at one of these cooking or baking classes for kids in Manhattan in October.

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Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in October

Activities for NYC Families with Children with Special Needs in October

We've gathered the best family-friendly events for children with special needs in New York City in October.

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Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in October

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in October

Take your little readers to one, or all, of these story times for children in NYC this October, including story times across the borough and character visits at Strand Book Store in Union Square.

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Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in October

Fun and Educational Things to Do in NYC in October

Want your kids to learn something new while having a good time? Visit one of these fun and educational activities that are family-friendly in Manhattan in October for a fun learning experience for all!

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Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in October

Kid-Friendly Theater Performances in NYC in October

We've picked the best kid-friendly theater performances to entertain your theater-loving brood in Manhattan in October.

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Things to Do Outside in NYC in October

Things to Do Outside in NYC in October

Celebrate the great outdoors with these hand-picked family-friendly events for nature-lovers in NYC in October.

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Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in October

Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in October

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

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The CAMP Flagship Has Transformed into Travel CAMP Experience for the Fall

The CAMP Flagship Has Transformed into Travel CAMP Experience for the Fall

The CAMP flagship experience in the Flatiron district provides families with rotating themed experiences that bring kids on adventures that disrupt the traditional idea of what it means to play. On September 14, the flagship transformed into Travel...

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Head to the Oculus for a Star Wars™ Virtual Reality Experience

Head to the Oculus for a Star Wars™ Virtual Reality Experience

Step onto the main floor of the Oculus with your family and you’ll find the VOID, a virtual reality pop-up now offering a Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire mission experience that adults and kids will all love. Labeled as “The most immersive virtual...

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The Empire State Building Has Debuted 9 Second-Floor Exhibits for Families

The Empire State Building Has Debuted 9 Second-Floor Exhibits for Families

On July 29, nine exhibit rooms opened to the public in the Empire State Building so families can experience the miraculous views of the city without having to wait on line to go up to the 86th floor. The exhibits are part of the $165 million Observ...

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Family Fun in Manhattan this August

Family Fun in Manhattan this August

Summer is coming to a close but is still too much fun to be had in NYC this August. Before you get started on school supply shopping and plan out your carpool route, take a trip into Manhattan to enjoy the last few weeks of summer with your kids. Y...

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Chelsea Unveils a New Park For The First Time in 40 Years

Chelsea Unveils a New Park For The First Time in 40 Years

After a decade of hard work, Chelsea Green is the first community park to be built in Chelsea in 40 years, giving parents a new spot for a summer afternoon with the little ones. The newly constructed quarter-acre space on West 20th Street between S...

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A Krispy Kreme Store Is Coming to Times Square in 2020

A Krispy Kreme Store Is Coming to Times Square in 2020

A Krispy Kreme store–above ground, unlike the one located in Penn Station that is the city’s only current Krispy outpost–is coming to Times Square in early 2020. The shop will be a 4,500 square foot giant flagship that will feature donuts, of cours...

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Family Fun in Manhattan This June

Family Fun in Manhattan This June

There's no shortage of fun things to do this summer in Manhattan! Here are our top picks for what to do and where to visit while you're in the city this June!

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West 63rd Street Renamed Sesame Street in Honor of Series’ 50th Anniversary

West 63rd Street Renamed Sesame Street in Honor of Series’ 50th Anniversary

For New York City residents, Sesame Street is now just a short subway ride, walk, or Uber away! That’s right—there’s a real Sesame Street in Manhattan’s Upper West Side. Elmo, Big Bird, Cookie Monster, and other stars of the hit series Sesame Stree...

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Family Fun in Manhattan This May

Family Fun in Manhattan This May

There's always something going on in Manhattan, from exciting festivals to eccentric exhibits. However, amidst all the commotion, it can be hard finding the perfect events and venues for your family. Lucky for you we've hand-picked four of the best...

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Family Fun in Manhattan This April

Family Fun in Manhattan This April

Manhattan is filled with fun things to do with kids all year round, but we're especially excited about April because it marks the beginning of outdoor NYC fun! To celebrate Earth Day and the warm weather, we'll be at the NYC Earth Day Bazaar shoppi...

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Family Fun in Manhattan This February

Family Fun in Manhattan This February

Did the late-January polar vortex give you and the kids a serious case of cabin-fever? We're here to get you and your family out of the house and back out into NYC for fun shows like Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic and Cinderella and visits to ...

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Family Fun in Manhattan This January

Family Fun in Manhattan This January

This January, do something out of the ordinary with your family that will make them think your'e the coolest parent ever! The Okee Dokee Brothers Winterland Concert, The 2019 New York Boat Show, and The Big Apple Circus are just some of the excitin...

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Family Fun in Manhattan This December

Family Fun in Manhattan This December

This winter, there are so many things to do to get your family out and about in Manhattan despite the chill—whether you're a local or looking for a day trip to NYC. Enjoy a re-imagined version of The Nutcracker on the Upper East Side or marvel at t...

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The 14 Best Kid-Friendly Diners for Families in Manhattan

The 14 Best Kid-Friendly Diners for Families in Manhattan

We found the top 14 family-friendly diners in New York City; when it comes to eating out at a restaurant rather than ordering take out on Seamless again, a diner will keep the whole family happy. They’re low-key and have wipe-clean furniture, kid-f...

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10 Hidden Gardens in NYC You’ll Want to Keep a Secret

10 Hidden Gardens in NYC You’ll Want to Keep a Secret

Green space is hard to come by in Manhattan—an apartment with a garden or terrace is a unicorn, scoring you instant popularity with friends and neighbors—but did you know there is probably a secret garden in your neighborhood? Across the city there...

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Autism Speaks and Manhattan’s Blue Man Group Present an Autism-Friendly Performance on Nov. 3

Autism Speaks and Manhattan’s Blue Man Group Present an Autism-Friendly Performance on Nov. 3

The Blue Man Group, in conjunction with Autism Speaks, is hosting a sensory-friendly performance for children with sensitivity to stimulation or autism spectrum disorder. The sensory-friendly show, now in its fourth year, will feature amenities suc...

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DreamWorks Trolls The Experience Is NYC's Newest Family-Friendly Attraction in Midtown

DreamWorks Trolls The Experience Is NYC's Newest Family-Friendly Attraction in Midtown

Fans of 'Trolls,' rejoice: New York City’s newest attraction in Midtown, DreamWorks Trolls The Experience, opened for previews on Monday, Oct. 22. A fully immersive adventure, visitors will be transformed into honorary citizens of Troll Village whi...

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The Rink at Rockefeller Center to Open for 2018-2019 Season in Early October

The Rink at Rockefeller Center to Open for 2018-2019 Season in Early October

Dig out and dust off your ice skates and get the kiddos bundled up to take a lap or two on New York City’s most iconic ice-skating rink: The Rink at Rockefeller Center will officially open for the 2018-2019 season on Monday, Oct. 8 at 9am in Midtow...

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Learn About Revolutionary War Spies with Your Kids During Spy Week at Fraunces Tavern Museum

Learn About Revolutionary War Spies with Your Kids During Spy Week at Fraunces Tavern Museum

Spy Week is returning to Fraunces Tavern Museum (located in the Financial District) Sept. 15-22 with events for the whole family. The weeklong event celebrates the spies of America’s Revolutionary War through exhibits, guided tours, a Nathan Hale D...

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Family Fun in Manhattan This September

Family Fun in Manhattan This September

Summer is coming to a close, but that doesn't mean the fun has to end! Take your kids to Manhattan for a variety of fun family friendly activities all over the city. Visit Hudson River Park's SUBMERGE festival to become one with the water, or visit...

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What to Expect When Visiting One World Observatory with Your Family

What to Expect When Visiting One World Observatory with Your Family

One World Observatory, located in One World Trade Center in the Financial District, is a fun-filled, interactive way to spend the day with your family. The Observatory is a part of the newly developed World Trade Center, which is the tallest buildi...

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Family Fun in Manhattan This August

Family Fun in Manhattan This August

It's almost August, which means the summer is coming to an end and before you know it the kids will be back in school, leaving less time to have family fun! While there's still time, take your kids to Manhattan for a variety of fun family friendly ...

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Interactive Color Focused Art Exhibit Comes to Manhattan This Summer

Interactive Color Focused Art Exhibit Comes to Manhattan This Summer

It can be difficult to get your kids interested in art, but this new family-friendly, immersive art experience will make developing your child’s creative interests a piece of cake. The Color Factory is coming to Manhattan this August to satiate you...

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Family Fun in Manhattan This June

Family Fun in Manhattan This June

The four can’t-miss events happening this month in Manhattan.

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Family Fun in Manhattan This May

Family Fun in Manhattan This May

There are many family-friendly events happening in Manhattan this May, with events taking place at Pier 36, Riverside Park South, the National Museum of the American Indian, and Governors Island. Here are our picks for the top four events.

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Celebrate Car Free Earth Day in New York City

Celebrate Car Free Earth Day in New York City

New York City is definitely a walking town, but that doesn't mean the traffic isn't brutal. In fact, traffic congestion is so bad that the City is proposing a congestion tax, that would charge drivers traveling in highly congested areas during the ...

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The Broadway League Provides Fun and Discounted Broadway Show Experiences for Families

The Broadway League Provides Fun and Discounted Broadway Show Experiences for Families

What makes a Broadway show even more fun for the whole family is the plethora of deals, unique experiences, and special family offers The Broadway League provides at Families.Broadway. These unique opportunities allow you and your family to experie...

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Experience Nashville in the Heart of New York City

Experience Nashville in the Heart of New York City

Nashville's Grand Ole Opry has been the home to county music for years. Recently they opened up a satellite location right in Time's Square called Opry City Stage, which will pay homage to the original location with photos, artifacts, and art piece...

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Family Fun in Manhattan This April

Family Fun in Manhattan This April

Ring in spring with these standout seasonal events happening in Manhattan in April. We’ve narrowed down our picks to the top four worth visiting this month.

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Bryant Park's Reading Room Announces Event Line Up

Bryant Park's Reading Room Announces Event Line Up

On April 2, Bryant Park's Reading Room will return, giving New York City kids and their parents a chance to discover new stories in this beautiful midtown park. This "Open Air Library" was created after the Great Depression to provide intellectu...

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Family Fun in Manhattan in March

Family Fun in Manhattan in March

The four can't-miss events to see with your kids this March in Manhattan, including shows at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, Symphony Space, and events at the Irish Arts Center and Riverside Park.

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Best Things to Do With Kids This March in Manhattan

Best Things to Do With Kids This March in Manhattan

March marks the unofficial start of Spring and that means it's time to get outside and enjoy the warmer weather. New York City is always full of great things to do with your family but there is an extra feeling of excitement when we can shed our wi...

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Family Fun in Manhattan in February

Family Fun in Manhattan in February

The can’t-miss events happening in February in Manhattan, including ‘Sesame Street Live!,’ AKC Meet the Breeds, and family-friendly events at the Museum of Chinese in America and The DiMenna Children’s History Museum at the New-York Historical Soci...

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A Winter Carnival Is Opening at the Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park

A Winter Carnival Is Opening at the Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park

Melt away winter blues at the Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park’s annual Winter Carnival from Jan. 26-Feb. 4.

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Lego Live is Coming to NYC

Lego Live is Coming to NYC

Lego Live is coming to New York City's Pier 36 for Presidents Day weekend, Feb. 16-18. Lego Live NYC will include millions of Legos to play with, as well as Lego master builders and fun workshops for kids.

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NYC's Newest and Best Destinations That Opened Last Year

NYC's Newest and Best Destinations That Opened Last Year

2017 brought a number of new fun things to do and places to see in New York City for the whole family.

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FAO Schwarz to Return to New York City

FAO Schwarz to Return to New York City

FAO Schwarz will return to New York City with a new location in Rockefeller Center. The flagship Fifth Avenue location closed in 2015 after 145 years in business, but the new location might open as early as this fall.

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Family Fun in Manhattan This January

Family Fun in Manhattan This January

These family-friendly events and venues in and around Manhattan are worth planning a visit to this January. Please the nautical enthusiasts in your family at the Progressive New York Boat Show, catch a Gustafer Yellowgold show with the kids, or che...

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Timbalooloo to Open Flagship Soho Location

Timbalooloo to Open Flagship Soho Location

This January, Timbalooloo will be celebrating the opening of its flagship location in Soho designed especially for young children and their families.

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Lauren Conrad Helps Launch Kellogg's New Union Square Cereal Café

Lauren Conrad Helps Launch Kellogg's New Union Square Cereal Café

Kellogg's NYC Café opened this month in Union Square and will be a permanent location for people to come and make their own cereal creations, take pictures, and relax.

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