Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square Brings the First Escape Theme Adventure to NYC

Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square Brings the First Escape Theme Adventure to NYC

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square, the world’s museum for weird, out-of-this-world enthusiasts, opened Ripley’s Relic, an interactive adventure with “scientific discovery” for the whole family, this June. This interactive, escape adventure t...

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The Best Places to See the Statue of Liberty from Brooklyn

The Best Places to See the Statue of Liberty from Brooklyn

Seeing the Statue of Liberty is a must on everyone’s bucket lists (yes, even those who grew up in Brooklyn!), but seeing Lady Liberty up-close may not be worth the hassle, price, or time when your little ones are in tow. We found the best, quickest...

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5 Ice Cream Shops You Must Visit on the Upper East Side

5 Ice Cream Shops You Must Visit on the Upper East Side

The Upper East Side of Manhattan has plenty of shops for delicious ice cream. We found the five most unique ice cream experiences for you and the kids on the UES—we aren’t just talking about your run-of-the-mill neighborhood ice cream shop. After a...

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Best Kept Secrets of the Brooklyn Children's Museum

Best Kept Secrets of the Brooklyn Children's Museum

Welcome to children of all ages, as well as their parents and caregivers, the Brooklyn Children’s Museum is the perfect thing to do for families in Brooklyn as it is an educational, entertaining, and engaging learning environment for kids. Whether ...

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10 Things to Do in Park Slope with Kids

10 Things to Do in Park Slope with Kids

As one of the most family-friendly neighborhoods in Brooklyn, Park Slope has an endless amount of things to do with kids right outside your Brooklyn door. From puppet theater, art and design classes, and parks to museums, science classes, and movie...

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10 Best Doughnut Shops in Brooklyn

10 Best Doughnut Shops in Brooklyn

Doughnuts seem to be the new cupcake in terms of treat popularity, so we found the top 10 doughnut shops in Brooklyn, from classic and old-school shops to vegan treats and unusual flavors. While we’re not suggesting you put yourself in a sugar coma...

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Fun Family Events for Kids in Westchester County this Weekend

Fun Family Events for Kids in Westchester County this Weekend

Weekends are the best to spend quality time with your kids, whether you are planning a huge outing or are staying close to home. There’s lots to do this weekend with your family, from concerts and performances to museum exhibits, shows, crafts acti...

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The National Museum of Mathematics Third Annual NYC Math Festival Will Feature Juggling Bagels

The National Museum of Mathematics Third Annual NYC Math Festival Will Feature Juggling Bagels

"Let Them Eat Math!," a gravity-defying juggling display of flying New York City bagels will be featured at the third annual New York City Math Festival, New York's only math festival, in Lower Manhattan. The free event, hosted by the National Muse...

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Fun Weekend Activities for Families in Suffolk County

Fun Weekend Activities for Families in Suffolk County

Weekends are the best to spend quality time with your kids, whether you are planning a huge outing or are staying close to home. There’s lots to do this weekend with your family, from concerts and performances to museum exhibits, shows, crafts acti...

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Family Activities in Queens This Weekend

Family Activities in Queens This Weekend

Weekends are the best to spend quality time with your kids, whether you are planning a huge outing or are staying close to home. There’s lots to do this weekend with your family, from concerts and performances to museum exhibits, shows, crafts acti...

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Lil Chameleon Launches Imagination Station 'Themed Playdates'

Lil Chameleon Launches Imagination Station 'Themed Playdates'

Sometimes as a parent or caretaker, it’s hard coming up with fresh activities to keep your lil ones occupied and engaged. Lil Chameleon, an award-winning kid’s resale shop, a play cafe, and party service provider just unveiled a new program: Imagin...

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Dance Activities for Kids on Long Island in August

Dance Activities for Kids on Long Island in August

These dance activities for kids and families on Long Island this August will have your little ones hopping and twirling.

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Kid-Friendly Concerts and Musical Activities on Long Island in August

Kid-Friendly Concerts and Musical Activities on Long Island in August

Music lovers, have fun with local kid-friendly concerts and musical activities for kids on Long Island this August.

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Free Things to Do With Kids on Long Island in August

Free Things to Do With Kids on Long Island in August

They say the best things in life are free, and these family- and kid-friendly activities on Long Island, including things to do in Nassau County and Suffolk County, are no exception this August.

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Top Things to Do with Kids on Long Island in August

Top Things to Do with Kids on Long Island in August

Our calendar editors have hand-picked the best family events and activities happening on Long Island this August, in both Nassau County and Suffolk County.

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Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids on Long Island in August

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids on Long Island in August

This August, take your kids who love arts and crafts to these local, creative activities on Long Island. Find things to do with artistic children in both Nassau County and Suffolk County.

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Activities for Kids Who Love Animals on Long Island in August

Activities for Kids Who Love Animals on Long Island in August

Meet furry friends at one of these top kid-friendly activities for Long Island animal lovers this month.

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Theater Performances on Long Island this August

Theater Performances on Long Island this August

We've picked the best theater performances this August in both Nassau County and Suffolk County. With tons of kid-friendly productions, your kids might get bitten by the acting bug!

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Films and Movies for Kids on Long Island this August

Films and Movies for Kids on Long Island this August

Catch a movie on Long Island this August, from classic kid faves to the unexpected!

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Outdoor Activities on Long Island this month

Outdoor Activities on Long Island this month

This month, take the kids outside to explore tons of outdoor activities on Long Island, in both Nassau County and Suffolk County.

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Activities on Long Island For Nature Lovers in August

Activities on Long Island For Nature Lovers in August

From fun with critters to enjoying the great outdoors, these are the best activities on Long Island for kids who love nature this August.

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Top Educational Activities for Kids on Long Island in August

Top Educational Activities for Kids on Long Island in August

Kids will gain serious brain power at these top educational activities for families on Long Island this August.

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Story Time for Kids and Families on Long Island this month

Story Time for Kids and Families on Long Island this month

Attend a local story hour on Long Island for kids and turn the pages of their imaginations!

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Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in August

Where To Volunteer With Kids in NYC in August

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 August.

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Cooking Classes for Manhattan Children in August

Cooking Classes for Manhattan Children in August

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

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Films and Movies for Kids in Brooklyn in August

Films and Movies for Kids in Brooklyn in August

Grab the popcorn and catch a family movie in and near Brooklyn this August. See new and favorite films on the big screen across the borough, including kid-friendly flicks.

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Films and Movies for Kids in Rockland in August

Films and Movies for Kids in Rockland in August

There's just something about a big screen that makes movie watching more enjoyable. Take your family to these kid-friendly films and movies in August.

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Family Concerts & Music Festivals in Rockland County in August

Family Concerts & Music Festivals in Rockland County in August

Rock out at these family concerts in and near Rockland County in August, including fun and kid-friendly shows that will have your little ones and you moving and grooving to the music.

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Free Things to Do in With Kids in Rockland County in August

Free Things to Do in With Kids in Rockland County in August

These are the top free events and activities for families in Rockland County this August. Have fun with your kids and make memories that will last at these free family events.

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Top Things to Do With Your Family in Rockland in August

Top Things to Do With Your Family in Rockland in August

We've picked the most fun things to do with your family in Rockland in August, including exciting indoor and outdoor events, seasonal fun, entertaining shows, and more!

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Top Educational Activities for Kids in Brooklyn in August

Top Educational Activities for Kids in Brooklyn in August

Kids will learn while having fun at one of these top educational activities for kids happening in and near Brooklyn in August. Head to the the Brooklyn Children's Museum, Jewish children's Museum, Children's Museum of Manhattan, and other nearby sp...

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Top Things to Do in Brooklyn With Kids in August

Top Things to Do in Brooklyn With Kids in August

These are the best things to do in Brooklyn for kids this August, including including exciting indoor and outdoor events, seasonal fun, entertaining shows, and more!

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Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in August

Story Times and Book Events for Kids in NYC in August

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

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Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in August

Top Things to Do With Your Family in NYC in August

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

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Fun Festivals on Long Island this August

Fun Festivals on Long Island this August

Get ready for one of the best kinds of family fun: an outdoor festival. Enjoy them this August right on Long Island while the season is here!

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Browse and Buy in Rockland in August

Browse and Buy in Rockland in August

Shop 'til you drop at these markets and shopping events in Rockland in August! Check out farmers' markets, craft fairs, and more.

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Things to Do With Active Kids in Queens this August

Things to Do With Active Kids in Queens this August

These events help active kids get moving with fun, physical activities. Enjoy indoor and outdoor activities for the whole family to keep moving in Queens this August.

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Outdoor Activities for Kids in Queens in August

Outdoor Activities for Kids in Queens in August

This August, take the kids outside to explore tons of outdoor activities in Queens for the nature lovers in your family.

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Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in August

Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in August

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

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Fun Festivals in Brooklyn in August

Fun Festivals in Brooklyn in August

Gather the family and head to a fun festival in Brooklyn this August! From cultural activities to the arts and more there's plenty of fun to be had this month!

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Activities for Animal Lovers in Brooklyn

Activities for Animal Lovers in Brooklyn

Meet furry, feathered, and scaly friends at these top kid-friendly activities and events for animal lovers in and near Brooklyn this August. Go birding in Prospect Park or explore several species of birds at Staten Island Zoo, check out the New Yor...

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Activities for Brooklyn Families with Children with Special Needs in August

Activities for Brooklyn Families with Children with Special Needs in August

We've gathered the best family-friendly events for children with special needs in Brooklyn this August.

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Shows to See with Kids in Rockland in August

Shows to See with Kids in Rockland in August

From kid-friendly performances to exciting shows for the whole family, here are the events you won't want to miss this month in and around Rockland County.

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Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this August

Story Time for Kids and Families in Queens this August

Attend a local story hour in Queens for kids and turn the pages of their imaginations!

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Enjoy a Fair or Festival in NYC in August

Enjoy a Fair or Festival in NYC in August

Whether you go for the whole day or just a few hours, any of these fairs or festivals in NYC will keep the whole family entertained.

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Story Time for Kids and Families in Brooklyn

Story Time for Kids and Families in Brooklyn

Once upon a time...attend a story time event for kids and families in Brooklyn in August for page-turning tales.

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Fun Educational Activities for Kids in Rockland in August

Fun Educational Activities for Kids in Rockland in August

Learn while having fun at these educational and engaging events in and near Rockland in August.

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Things to Do with Active Kids in Rockland

Things to Do with Active Kids in Rockland

There are many ways to be active this August. Take the kids to fun activities in and near Rockland to get the whole family moving.

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Theater Performances for Kids in Queens this August

Theater Performances for Kids in Queens this August

We've picked the top theater performances for kids in Queens in August. With tons of kid-friendly productions and engaging family-friendly shows, who knows, your kids might get bitten by the acting bug!

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Films and Movies for Kids in Queens this August

Films and Movies for Kids in Queens this August

Catch a family movie in Queens this August! Enjoy classic kid faves, animated movies, and films for the whole family.

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