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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4 Ways to Keep Kids Entertained Inside This Winter

4 Ways to Keep Kids Entertained Inside This Winter

Whether it’s a school holiday, snow day, or sick day, if you have little ones at home, there is a good chance you will you need to find some fun indoor activities to keep the boredom blues away. Thankfully, you don’t have to spend a lot of money or...

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What's New at the Skylands Stadium Christmas Light Show and Christmas Village

What's New at the Skylands Stadium Christmas Light Show and Christmas Village

The Skylands Stadium Christmas Light Show and Christmas Village in Augusta, NJ will be open on select days now through late December

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Interview With Randi Zuckerberg About New Pop-Up Tech Café, Sue's Tech Kitchen

Interview With Randi Zuckerberg About New Pop-Up Tech Café, Sue's Tech Kitchen

Sue’s Tech Kitchen, a revolutionary dining experience and Holiday SpecTECHular, recently opened at The Bridge at Cornell Tech on Roosevelt Island.

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Bryant Park's Winter Village Opens for the Season

Bryant Park's Winter Village Opens for the Season

Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park will officially return for its 16th season on Saturday, Oct. 28.

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New York’s Largest Outdoor Holiday Festival Returns to the Upper West Side

New York’s Largest Outdoor Holiday Festival Returns to the Upper West Side

Festivities include free live music, food tasting from top local restaurants, and lots of winter-themed family fun.

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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 Rink at Rockefeller Center Opens Oct. 7

The Rink at Rockefeller Center Opens Oct. 7

The Rink at Rockefeller Center will soft-open Oct. 7 with a grand opening Oct. 11 featuring a ceremonial first skate hosted by the reigning Olympic Ice Dance Champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White.

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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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Learning to Ski in the Catskills

Learning to Ski in the Catskills

A peek at Hunter Mountain and Windham Mountain Resorts ski lessons

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Fun Summertime Activities to Do With Your Kids This Winter

Fun Summertime Activities to Do With Your Kids This Winter

There are so many fun summer activities we must forgo when the weather is too cold. But in fact, you don’t have to wait for warmer weather to enjoy some summer fun. Gather the family and check out these great summer activities you can do in winter,...

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Top Activities for Kids in January in the New York Area

Top Activities for Kids in January in the New York Area

The top things to do with kids in and around New York City this January.

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The Joys of Learning to Skate (and Why Everyone Should Learn)

The Joys of Learning to Skate (and Why Everyone Should Learn)

Ice-skating is a timeless activity for the young and the young at heart, and something kids can enjoy for the rest of their lives.

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Walk Among Live Butterflies at the American Museum of Natural History

Walk Among Live Butterflies at the American Museum of Natural History

The Butterfly Conservatory is an annual exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History and will reopen for the season on Dec. 10.

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Recapturing the Joys of an ‘Old-Fashioned’ Ski Vacation

Recapturing the Joys of an ‘Old-Fashioned’ Ski Vacation

Skiing has changed a lot in recent years. Here's how to enjoy an old-time ski trip, despite the crowds and new developments.

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Rocking Horse Ranch: Dude Ranch Lite

Rocking Horse Ranch: Dude Ranch Lite

Rocking Horse Ranch is situated on 600 acres in the Hudson Valley and features skiing, a water park, snow tubing, a zip line, rock climbing, and more.

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Camelback Resort: Where Ski Slope Meets Water Park

Camelback Resort: Where Ski Slope Meets Water Park

Camelback Resort in Tannersville, PA, in the Poconos Mountains region, offers a massive indoor water park, skiing, snowtubing, rock climbing, a ropes course, mini golf, laser tag, an arcade, and more.

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Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos: A Giant Water Park & Much More

Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos: A Giant Water Park & Much More

Kalahari Resorts & Conventions in Pocono Manor, PA, boasts 100,000 square feet of slides, water roller coasters, a lazy river, hot pools, and two play areas, Tiko's Watering Hole for toddlers and Splashdown Safari for older kids.

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Top Activities for Kids in February in the New York Area

Top Activities for Kids in February in the New York Area

The best kids' activities happening in February, from Valentine's Day to Black History Month, Lunar New Year, and the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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The National Winter Activity Center Opens for its First Season in Vernon, New Jersey

The National Winter Activity Center Opens for its First Season in Vernon, New Jersey

The National Winter Activity Center just opened for its first season in Vernon, New Jersey, offering youth from across the tri-state area an opportunity to ski, snowboard, and get outside this winter season!

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QUIZ: What’s Your Perfect New York Family Activity?

QUIZ: What’s Your Perfect New York Family Activity?

Do you and your kids prefer hikes in the woods, or exotic meals? Outings to the art museum or the Empire State Building? Take this quiz to discover your ideal NYC-area family activities.

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The Palisades Center Mall: A Rockland County Family Activity

The Palisades Center Mall: A Rockland County Family Activity

The Palisades Center Mall in Rockland County offers enough kid-friendly activities to spend an entire day there: a Ferris wheel, carousel, ropes course, ice-skating rink, indoor play space, and much more.

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Hudson Valley Ski Resort Launches its 80th Season with New Feature and Festivities

Hudson Valley Ski Resort Launches its 80th Season with New Feature and Festivities

Mt. Peter Ski Area is celebrating 80 years of snowy fun with a new tubing feature and a party for the whole family.

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Indoor Play Spaces and Activities on Long Island

Indoor Play Spaces and Activities on Long Island

A roundup of indoor activities and play spaces on Long Island.

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Indoor Play Spaces and Activities in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens

Indoor Play Spaces and Activities in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens

A roundup of indoor activities and play spaces in New York City.

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Indoor Play Spaces and Activities in Westchester, Rockland, Bergen, and Fairfield Counties

Indoor Play Spaces and Activities in Westchester, Rockland, Bergen, and Fairfield Counties

A roundup of indoor activities and play spaces in Rockland, Westchester, Bergen, and Fairfield counties.

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New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events in Rockland and Westchester

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events in Rockland and Westchester

Say farewell to 2017 and welcome 2018 with activities for the whole family to enjoy. Whether your children will be staying up to midnight on New Year's Eve or you want to celebrate earlier in the day, there's fun for everyone in Rockland and Westch...

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New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events in New York City

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events in New York City

A roundup of family-friendly New Year's Eve and New Year's Day events in New York City for everyone to enjoy to ring in 2018. Enjoy events in Manhattan, Queens, and Brooklyn for the whole family.

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The Museum of Feelings Opens at Brookfield Place

The Museum of Feelings Opens at Brookfield Place

The Museum of Feelings is a free multisensory installation that features five scents to evoke its namesake emotions.

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Menorah Lightings in the New York City Area

Menorah Lightings in the New York City Area

Menorahs are lit during Hanukkah to commemorate the miracle of the little oil that burned for eight days and to honor Jewish ancestors. Keep the tradition alive by attending one of these special ceremonies.

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Tree Lighting Ceremonies on Long Island

Tree Lighting Ceremonies on Long Island

There's no better way to kick off the holiday season than to attend a Christmas tree lighting ceremony with your family. Here’s where you can view Christmas tree lighting ceremonies on Long Island in Nassau and Suffolk counties.

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2017 Tree Lighting Ceremonies in Rockland and Westchester

2017 Tree Lighting Ceremonies in Rockland and Westchester

Kick off the holiday season by attending a Christmas tree lighting ceremony with your family in Rockland or Westchester counties.

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Tips for a Successful Holiday Family Vacation

Tips for a Successful Holiday Family Vacation

Tips courtesy of Smugglers' Notch Vermont to provide winter family vacation ideas for parents looking to getaway for the holidays.

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2015 Holiday Events in Long Island

2015 Holiday Events in Long Island

A roundup of 2015 holiday events in Long Island.

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Holiday Markets, Fairs, and Festivals in Rockland and Westchester

Holiday Markets, Fairs, and Festivals in Rockland and Westchester

Check out this roundup of holiday markets, fairs, and festivals in Rockland and Westchester to find gifts for everyone on your list.

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2017 Holiday Markets, Fairs, and Festivals in NYC

2017 Holiday Markets, Fairs, and Festivals in NYC

Check out this roundup of holiday markets, fairs, and festivals in New York City this year to find gifts for everyone on your list.

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New York Theatre Ballet is Showing Free Productions of 'The Nutcracker'

New York Theatre Ballet is Showing Free Productions of 'The Nutcracker'

New York Theatre Ballet is premiering their production of The Nutcracker at Brookfield Place this winter and is one of the only performances with free admission.

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5 Reasons We Love Bryant Park (Especially During the Fall & Winter)

5 Reasons We Love Bryant Park (Especially During the Fall & Winter)

Between the ice-skating rink, carousel, and Winter Village restaurants and shops, it’s easy to spend a fun-filled afternoon there and is worth the trip, even from the ‘burbs.

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Ice Skating at Rockefeller Center 2015 Season Info

Ice Skating at Rockefeller Center 2015 Season Info

The Rink at Rockefeller Center opens its ice to the public on Tuesday, October 13. Read on to find out about opening day activities, the 2015 season schedule, and fun extras that Rockefeller Center has in store for visitors this winter.

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Where to Celebrate New Year's Eve 2014 with Kids in Times Square

Ring in the New Year with kids at these family-friendly New Year's Eve parties in NYC's Times Square. You can enjoy all the excitement of a Times Square New Year's party without having to leave any family members at home.

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Top Things to Do Each Season in the New York City Area

Top Things to Do Each Season in the New York City Area

There are so many fun things to do in the NYC area, all year 'round! We've picked the top 20 best events for families in each season in the following areas: New York City, Long Island, Westchester County, Rockland County, and Fairfield County, CT.

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Top 20 Things to Do in Winter on Long Island

Top 20 Things to Do in Winter on Long Island

There are tons of fun things to do on Long Island in the winter. Our list of the top 20 winter events includes ice skating and sledding spots, holiday theater and performances, awesome indoor play spaces, and more!

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Top 20 Things to Do in Winter in New York City

Top 20 Things to Do in Winter in New York City

Don't let the cold keep you and the kids cooped up at home all winter. Keep this list of the top 20 winter activities in NYC handy for ideas to keep cabin fever at bay, including going ice-skating, sledding, and some spectacular holiday shows.

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Top 20 Things to Do in Winter in Fairfield County, CT

Top 20 Things to Do in Winter in Fairfield County, CT

Have the most fun this winter with our guide to the 20 must-do events in Fairfield County. Don't miss winter seasonal fun like ice skating at a local rink, visits with Santa and his reindeer, performances of The Nutcracker and Disney on Ice, and mo...

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Where to Go Sledding in the NYC Area

Where to Go Sledding in the NYC Area

Be prepared for snow day fun with our roundup of local sledding hills in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Long Island, Westchester County, and Fairfield County, CT.

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Where to: Maple Sugaring

Where to: Maple Sugaring

February-March marks the peak of the maple sugaring season. Here's where you can learn all about the history and process of making maple syrup throughout the New York area.

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