Macy’s Santaland Is Coming to Town

Macy’s Santaland Is Coming to Town

Santa Claus is coming to town—or rather, Macy’s Herald Square.

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The New York Botanical Garden’s Holiday Train Show Returns This November

The New York Botanical Garden’s Holiday Train Show Returns This November

The New York Botanical Garden’s annual Holiday Train Show returns on Nov. 22 and will feature new replicas of iconic New York City landmarks and buildings.

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Eid al-Fitr: What It Is and Where to Celebrate It in the New York City Area

Eid al-Fitr: What It Is and Where to Celebrate It in the New York City Area

Eid al-Fitr marks the end of Ramadan. Here's what Eid al-Fitr is, when Eid al-Fitr is, and a couple places to celebrate Eid al-Fitr in the New York City area.

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The Magic of Eid

The Magic of Eid

My family celebrates the Muslim holiday Eid al-Fitr, which takes place in June this year—here’s why it’s so special to me.

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Rare Shadow Puppet Exhibit to Debut at Flushing Town Hall

Rare Shadow Puppet Exhibit to Debut at Flushing Town Hall

In celebration of the Lunar New Year, Flushing Town Hall will present a selection of rarely seen shadow figures, a shadow stage, scripts, and more from legendary puppeteer Pauline Benton.

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The Paley Center for Media Celebrates Black History Month

The Paley Center for Media Celebrates Black History Month

The Paley Center for Media celebrates Black History Month with a new exhibit experience, screenings, and workshops.

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Spending the Holidays with a Child with Autism

Spending the Holidays with a Child with Autism

When you have a child with special needs, this time of year can be challenging. A mother shares her tips and ideas to make the most of the holidays with a child with autism.

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A LEGO Holiday Experience Is Heading to Brooklyn

A LEGO Holiday Experience Is Heading to Brooklyn

Brick Fest Live is hosting A LEGO Holiday Experience from Dec. 9-18 at City Point in Downtown Brooklyn.

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Holiday Books: Create an Advent Calendar

Holiday Books: Create an Advent Calendar

Our picks for holiday-themed books for kids, plus an Advent calendar idea for kids who love to read.

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Kids' Holiday Gift Markets with Young Entrepreneurs

Kids' Holiday Gift Markets with Young Entrepreneurs

The weekend of Dec. 10-11 enjoy holiday markets in Manhattan and Long Island with gifts made by kid entrepreneurs!

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Holiday Deals: Visit One World Observatory with Family

Holiday Deals: Visit One World Observatory with Family

One World Observatory announces special holiday packages.

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7 Staycation Itineraries for the Holidays in the NY Metro Area

7 Staycation Itineraries for the Holidays in the NY Metro Area

Seven ideas for a week's worth of staycations in the New York metro area during the holidays

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Lineup Revealed for the 90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Lineup Revealed for the 90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Expect some exciting new balloons, floats, and talented performers for the 90th anniversary of the famous Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

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Bryant Park’s Winter Village Opens for the 2016 Holiday Season

Bryant Park’s Winter Village Opens for the 2016 Holiday Season

The popular holiday venue features shops, food vendors, and an ice-skating rink.

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Jewish High Holiday Events in the New York Area

Jewish High Holiday Events in the New York Area

UPDATED September 2017: Here are family-friendly events in the New York Metro area to celebrate the Jewish High Holidays, including Jewish High Holiday events in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, as well as Westchester, Rockland, and Suffolk counties.

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