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Fitness Activities for Kids in NYC in October

Fitness Activities for Kids in NYC in October

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

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16-Year-Old Will Swim 28 Miles Around Manhattan to Raise Awareness of Children International

16-Year-Old Will Swim 28 Miles Around Manhattan to Raise Awareness of Children International

Around this time of the year, most 16-year-olds are just getting themselves ready for the upcoming school year. Angel More, however, is gearing up for what many would consider a feat on a whole new level—the 20 Bridges swim—and she’s not just doin...

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The Mets Will Host First-Ever Inclusion Day at Citi Field

The Mets Will Host First-Ever Inclusion Day at Citi Field

SO Fun City, an organization provides inclusive enrichment programming that suits the needs of all children, has teamed up with the New York Mets to host the first-ever Inclusion Day at Citi Field on August 7. The event will feature a pre-game carn...

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New York Yankees and New York Mets Participate in Little League Days 2019

New York Yankees and New York Mets Participate in Little League Days 2019

Little League Days, a program created to give young baseball and softball players the opportunity to greater connect with their sport on a professional level, is returning this April to New York City. During Little League Days kids can enjoy discou...

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World Cup Viewing Experience Held on Fosun Plaza

World Cup Viewing Experience Held on Fosun Plaza

Why duck into a dark, crowded watering hole when you can bring the whole family to an outdoor plaza to watch World Cup matches live? In partnership with the New York Red Bulls, Fosun Plaza will air live World Cup matches on the newly installed 40-f...

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Visiting Citi Field With Kids

Visiting Citi Field With Kids

Baseball season has officially started and that means our favorite hometown heroes are back. Catching a game with my boys is one of our favorite things to do during the Spring and Summer. Citi Field, home to the New York Mets, is an incredibly kid-...

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5 Spring Fairs and Festivals Happening in Westchester This Spring

5 Spring Fairs and Festivals Happening in Westchester This Spring

There's no better way to enjoy the warm weather with your family than to take in an outdoor fair or festival. You get to experience local food, culture, and celebrate with your neighbors and friends. Westchester has some fantastic street fairs and ...

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Catch the Long Island Nets’ First-Ever Sneaker Show at NYCB Live

Catch the Long Island Nets’ First-Ever Sneaker Show at NYCB Live

The Long Island Nets will be hosting its first-ever Sneaker Show on Friday, March 2 with designs from Los Angeles-based artist Salvador Amezcua, also known as “Kickstradomis,” at NYCB LIVE during their game against the Windy City Bulls.

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Here’s How Kids Can Attend Long Island Nets Games and the New York Open for Free

Here’s How Kids Can Attend Long Island Nets Games and the New York Open for Free

NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, recently launched their new “Kids Go Free” program, offering affordable and family-friendly fun at 2018 Long Island Nets games and the New York Open.

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Long Island Nets Debut at NYCB Live

Long Island Nets Debut at NYCB Live

The Long Island Nets made their debut at NYCB Live, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale on Nov. 4 in a game against the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.

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Enter to Win Tickets to the New York Liberty WNBA Team!

Enter to Win Tickets to the New York Liberty WNBA Team!

Five lucky winners will each win tickets to see The Liberty, New York's WNBA team, take on the Chicago Sky.

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Professional Bull Riders Return to Long Island This Fall

Professional Bull Riders Return to Long Island This Fall

The Professional Bull Riders will bring its Built Ford Tough Series back to Long Island this September.

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A Tour of Yankee Stadium

A Tour of Yankee Stadium

A behind-the-scenes look at Yankee Stadium

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Summer Olympic-Themed Activities for Kids in the New York Area

Summer Olympic-Themed Activities for Kids in the New York Area

A roundup of activities to celebrate the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, which includes, crafts, sports, gymnastics, and more.

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Using the Olympics to Start Conversations with Your Kids

Using the Olympics to Start Conversations with Your Kids

How watching the summer 2016 Olympics with your kids can serve as a jumping off point for meaningful conversations.

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Where to Watch the America’s Cup World Series in NYC

Where to Watch the America’s Cup World Series in NYC

America’s Cup sailing race returns to New York City, for the first time since 1920, on Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 8.

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NY Cosmos in Playoff Contention

NY Cosmos in Playoff Contention

The New York Cosmos, part of the North American Soccer League, is headed into Championship Semifinals in early November. But don't miss the chance to see the last two home games of the 2015 season!

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Catch A Minor League Baseball Game in the New York Area

Catch A Minor League Baseball Game in the New York Area

Check out the minor league baseball teams that play in NYC, Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania.

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Where to Watch and Play Sports This Summer

Summer is the time for some good, clean fun with your family. From cheering on the home team to competing alongside your kids, all our ideas for getting into the game are surefire winners.

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Raising an Olympian

One mom weighs in the commitment, sacrifices, and drive behind raising a future Olympian, and when a sport can just be a hobby, not a career.

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Olympic-Inspired Activities in the New York Area

Olympic-Inspired Activities in the New York Area

Find Olympic-inspired activities for the whole family in the New York area, including Westchester County, Long Island, and Fairfield County, CT.

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Introducing the Close-to-Home Olympic Athletes

Of the more than 200 athletes on Team USA competing in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, we’ll introduce you to nine athletes who call the NY metro area home. The local athletes will compete in the following winter games’ events: men’s lug...

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2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Special

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia begin this month—catch the games on NBC! We've got the scoop on ways your family can catch the Olympic spirit without traveling across the globe, Olympic fun with Elmo and Sesame Street, an interview with F...

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Barclays Center Opens In Brooklyn

Barclays Center, which officially opens Sept. 28, will be the permanent home for the Brooklyn Nets, but, like Madison Square Garden, will also hold a bevy of other events.

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Parents Guide to Live Sporting Events in New York

Parents Guide to Live Sporting Events in New York

Crosstown rivalries, new stadiums, and access to a wide variety of sports make the New York area one of the best to places to watch sports live in action. We have the lowdown on where to enjoy live sports in the New York area along with some parent...

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A Parent's Guide to Getting into the Olympic Spirit

While the 2012 summer medal action is taking place in London, there are plenty of chances to get into the Olympic spirit closer to home.

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New Leagues at Spins Bowl in Mount Kisco

Grand Prix New York Spins Bowl introduces five new leagues to its bowling alley this spring. Recently opened on Nov. 15, Spins Bowl offers a state of the art bowling center that includes seven VIP lanes for private events in addition to its 12 fami...

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Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys in Fairfield County, CT

Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys in Fairfield County, CT

Bowling alleys across the country have upgraded to appeal to kids and youth players, and Fairfield County is no exception. Check out our list of the best bowling alleys for families in the county, from Greenwich to Danbury.

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Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys in Rockland County

Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys in Rockland County

Bowling alleys across the country have upgraded to appeal to kids and youth players, and Rockland County is no exception. Check out our list of the top four best bowling alleys for families in the county, from Pearl River to West Haverstraw.

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Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys in Westchester County

Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys in Westchester County

Bowling alleys across the country have upgraded to appeal to kids and youth players, and Westchester County is no exception. Check out our list of the best bowling alleys for families from Yonkers to White Plains to Jefferson Valley.

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Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys on Long Island

Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys on Long Island

Bowling alleys across the country have upgraded to appeal to kids and youth players, and Long Island is no exception. Check out our list of the best bowling alleys for families in Nassau County and Suffolk County.

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Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys in New York City

Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys in New York City

Bowling alleys across the country have upgraded to appeal to kids and youth players, and New York City is no exception. Check out our list of the best bowling alleys for families in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens.

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Kids Bowl Free this Summer

Through the nationwide program Kids Bowl Free, bowling alleys across the country are giving kids two free games each day throughout the summer.

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The Rise of Lacrosse on Long Island

Lacrosse is just starting to become popular in most of the New York metro area, but for Long Island residents, lacrosse has been a way of life for many years. Find out why and how you can get your children involved in this growing sport.

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Family Travel: The Kid-Friendly Side of Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore, Maryland, is not only home to a myriad of kid-friendly museums and sites, but it also comes alive during October with free festivals, events, and special exhibits for the entire family. And with the city's tourism office running a "Bmore...

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The Family Side of New Orleans

Famous for its wild Mardi Gras parties, vibrant multiethnic culture, and jazz music, New Orleans, Louisiana, might not seem to be the spot for a great family vacation. But dubbed “The Big Easy,” this city is a charming Southern belle boasting a cul...

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Toronto: The City of Big Things

Read about the fun family activities available in Toronto!

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2009 Maccabi Games in Westchester!

The JCC of Mid-Westchester, along with the Rosenthal JCC of Northern Westchester and the JCC on the Hudson, are hosting the 2009 Maccabi Games this summer.

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Are You Ready for a Travel Team?

When families commit to youth sports teams, in particular to one in an organization that travels, the result can be anything but child’s play.

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Solutions for Over-the-Top Sports Parents

Raise your hand if you have ever seen an over-the-top sports parent – maybe even in the mirror.

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