Select Region
Helping Parents Make Better Decisions

Things To Do Today



Looking for kids activities and events near you in the New York area this weekend? NYMetroParents produces the largest family event calendar in the city for parents just like you who are looking for kids events today and this weekend. Use the filters below to sort for kids events near you, by age range, and more. If you’re looking for recommendations, our editors round up their picks for the best kids events in BrooklynManhattanQueensLong IslandWestchester and Rockland.

Family Calendar - Select date, ages, event type, and more!
Choose Date Range
Choose Region
Choose Your Interests
Age Group
Cost

IN PERSON TERRIFIC TURKEYS

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 2-3pm
  • Tenafly Nature Center
  • 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $8; $5 members

Bones, fur, feathers, and fun! This offbeat seasonal program will be an in-depth study of owls. Participants will meet a live owl, explore their ea...

load more

IN PERSON Rockin' Holiday Kickoff Concert

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 11am-12pm
  • Westchester Children's Museum
  • 100 Playland Parkway, Rye
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $10; $9 members

Do you feel that excitement in the air? It's the most wonderful time of the year starting! What are the holiday songs you can't stop singin...

load more

IN PERSON Aglow: A Holiday Experience at Mulford Farm

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 4-8pm
  • Mulford Farm
  • 10 James Lane, East Hampton
  • All Ages
  • $10; $5 for children under 16

For one night only, Mulford Farm will be transformed into a holiday wonderland from the days of yore. Please join them for Aglow: A Holiday Experie...

load more


Port Holiday Magic on Small Business Saturday

  • Nov. 28, 2020, all day
  • Port Washington
  • Port Washington, Port Wahington
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Santa will ride a fire engine at 12pm. Businesses throughout Port Washington have special offers for their customers. Outdoor musical entertainment...

load more


IN PERSON Fort Greene Park Wonder Adventure

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 11am, arrival; 12pm, program begins
  • Fort Greene Park
  • Washingon Park St., Fort Greene
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $12.99 for map and $5 per person (one map needed per family)

POGO Events and School of Wonder have partnered to showcase Fort Greene Park in Brooklyn through adventure and wonderment! Join and explore nature ...

load more


ONLINE Story Time: Linda Elovitz Marshall & Lisa Anchin present The Polio Pioneer

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 11:30am
  • Greenlight Bookstore
  • 686 Fulton St. , Fort Greene
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Author-illustrator Sara Varon returns to Greenlight for a virtual story time featuring her book, My Pencil and Me. This playful picture book is per...

load more

ONLINE Early Music, with bagpipes and vocals

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 1pm
  • Saint Paul's Church
  • 897 South Columbus Avenue, Mt. Vernon
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy a live, distance performance, through the shared platform, of early music, featuring bagpipes and vocals, by Peter Daniel Walker. Program inc...

load more


ONLINE Minecraft Holiday Village

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 12-3pm
  • New York Society of Play
  • ,
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $10 for basic ticket, +$15 to borrow a Minecraft account

Join the New York Society of Play for a one-of-a-kind Minecraft Holiday extravaganza! Invite your children and loved ones to participate in awesome...

load more


IN PERSON Outdoor Skills: Shelter Building

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 1-2pm
  • Prospect Park Audubon Center
  • 101 East Drive, Flatbush
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

The Urban Park Rangers are well-versed in outdoor lore. Learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just...

load more

IN PERSON I Want to be a Vet

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 1-2pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Young elementary
  • $18

Aspiring veterinarians will enjoy learning about the many aspects of veterinary care.  Veterinarians provide different medical care for differ...

load more

IN PERSON PREHISTORIC TOOLS & ARTIFACTS

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 11am-12pm or 2-3pm
  • Garvies Point Museum
  • 50 Barry Drive, Glen Cove
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $5; $3 children 5-12 yrs

Learn about wood-working & stone-working tools- how they were made and used by early man. Use replicated tools including fire-bow, stone drill,...

load more

IN PERSON BRACELET SAND-ART CRAFT

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 10am-4pm, every 1/2 hour
  • Garvies Point Museum
  • 50 Barry Drive, Glen Cove
  • All Ages
  • $5; $3 children 5-12 yrs

Learn about wood-working & stone-working tools- how they were made and used by early man. Use replicated tools including fire-bow, stone drill,...

load more

IN PERSON FILM: PRINCESS SCARGO & THE BIRTHDAY PUMPKIN

  • Nov. 28, 2020, 12:30pm and 1:30pm
  • Garvies Point Museum
  • 50 Barry Drive, Glen Cove
  • All Ages
  • $5; $3 children 5-12 yrs

In this animated adaptation of a Native American legend, Princess Scargo, a young Native American girl shows the true spirit of selflessness by giv...

load more

IN PERSON POP-UP DAY

  • Nov. 14, 2020 - Nov. 29, 2020 , Sundays, 11am-3pm and Saturday November 14, 11am-3pm
  • Long Island Game Farm
  • 489 Chapman Blvd., Manorville
  • All Ages
  • $5 per person admission donation to help feed the animals.

Grab your jacket and come on down to the Long Island Game Farm and visit the animals in the fall! See the zebras, alpacas, goats, donkeys and more!...

load more

IN PERSON Opus 40 Seasonal Fair

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Nov. 28, 2020 , 10:30am-5pm
  • Opus 40
  • 50 Fite Road, Saugerties
  • All Ages
  • $5-$12.50

Enjoy a late Fall visit to Opus 40 and do some Green shopping featuring wonderful local businesses and artists. The socially-distanced on site fair...

load more


IN PERSON Home, Sweet Home

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Nov. 29, 2020 , 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Long Island Children's Museum
  • 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $14; Free for members

Imagine a house made with peppermint swirls, gumdrops and candy canes! Join LICM to design your own sweet gingerbread sticker scene to take home. &...

load more

ONLINE Artisan Boutique

  • Nov. 23, 2020 - Dec. 01, 2020 , Anytime
  • The Rye Arts Center
  • 51 Milton Road, 51 Milton Road, Rye
  • Adult
  • Free to browse, shop local businesses online!

The Rye Arts Center is moving its annual Artisan Boutique online! Enjoy a curated online shopping experience while supporting small businesses...

load more


ONLINE Best of BAMkids Film Festival 2020

  • Nov. 28, 2020 - Dec. 06, 2020 , Anytime
  • BAM
  • 30 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $5 and up

Best of BAMkids Film Festival 2020 features films curated by Northwest Film Forum. Best of BAMkids Film Festival offers a selection of colorfu...

load more

ONLINE 'The Wizard of Oz'

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 06, 2020 , Friday and Saturday, 7pm; Sunday, 3pm
  • Broadway Training Center of Westchester
  • 10 Washington Ave, Hastings on Hudson
  • All Ages
  • $18 single viewer; $35 family ticket (multiple people watching on one device)

The Broadway Training Center of Westchester is streaming The Wizard Of Oz right to your homes this holiday season! Join them for their Livestr...

load more


ONLINE Virtual Chappaqua Craft & Gift Fair

  • Nov. 17, 2020 - Nov. 30, 2020 , Anytime
  • Chappaqua Craft & Gift Fair
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Chappaqua Craft and Gift Fair has gone virtual. Support local businesses without leaving home.

...

load more

IN PERSON GREEN MEADOWS HOLIDAY WONDERLAND 2020

  • Nov. 21, 2020 - Dec. 06, 2020 , Weekends, 11am-5pm
  • Aviator Sports and Events Center
  • Floyd Bennett Field, 3159 Flatbush Ave., Marine Park
  • All Ages
  • $12

Join Green Meadows at their HOLIDAY WONDERLAND! They have Decked the Farm with thousands of beautiful flowers that transform it into an e...

load more

IN PERSON The Art Box at Ridge Hill

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 13, 2020 , Fridays, 12-7pm; Saturdays, 12-8pm; Sundays, 1-6pm
  • Ridge Hill
  • 1 Ridge Hill Blvd., Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Ridge Hill has partnered with Outside the Lines Consulting, led by art historian and museum professional Carol S. Ward, to create The Art ...

load more

IN PERSON Autumn Crafts

  • Nov. 08, 2020 - Nov. 29, 2020 , Weekends, 12-3pm
  • The Whaling Museum & Education Center
  • 301 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • Crafts are free with paid admission: $6; $5 seniors and children 4-18; free for Active Military with ID and children 3 and younger

Bring the kids to enjoy fall-inspired self-serve crafts in the museum workshop. Free with admission!

...

load more


IN PERSON Here We Are Together: Story Time for Children

  • Nov. 09, 2020 - Nov. 30, 2020 , Mondays, 11:15-11:45am
  • Mt. Kisco Public Library
  • 100 E. Main St., Mount Kisco
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Outside story time for children of all ages, from newborns to school age children, with a parent or caregiver. Weather permitting. In the case of i...

load more

CANCELED IN PERSON 'Broadway at the Drive-in'

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 18, 2020 , Fridays and Saturdays, 7pm
  • Radial Park at Halletts Point
  • 27-50 1st Street, Astoria
  • All Ages
  • $65 per vehicle (up to 5 passengers) or picnic table (up to 4 people)

Head to Astoria to experience the Christmas Show, featuring new and classic Christmas flicks, live performances, a holiday-themed installation, gam...

load more

IN PERSON Dog Friendly Days at Old Westbury Gardens

  • Nov. 07, 2020 - Nov. 29, 2020 , Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • Old Westbury Gardens
  • 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury
  • All Ages
  • $12; $10 over 62 and full-time undergraduate and graduate students with valid ID; $7 ages 7-17; free for children 6 and younger and members

On Saturdays and Sundays in November, visitors may bring their leashed dogs to stroll the gardens. Leashed dogs are permitted throughout the garden...

load more

IN PERSON Bright Lights at The Vanderbilt

  • Nov. 28, 2020 - Dec. 30, 2020 , Fridays-Sundays, 5-9pm
  • Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium
  • 180 Little Neck Road, Centerport
  • All Ages
  • Adults: $25; $20 members; Children: $15; $10 members

Join the Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium for a socially-distant, outdoor holiday festival! Every weekend they will be featuring holiday ligh...

load more

IN PERSON The Makers Show at Citypoint

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 20, 2020 , Fridays-Sundays, 11am-8pm
  • Citypoint
  • 445 Albee Square West, Downtown Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A holiday market in downtown Brooklyn. Shop local, BIPOC, and LGBTQIA. 

...

load more

ONLINE Santa Claus is Coming to Zoom

  • Nov. 28, 2020 - Dec. 23, 2020 , Schedule your call
  • POGO Events
  • , Ridgewood
  • All Ages
  • $25 per person

The holidays LOOK a little different this year but the magic of the season can still be shared when Santa Claus comes to Zoom! Schedule an 8 minute...

load more


ONLINE Virtual visits with Santa for a Cause

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 23, 2020 , 11am-8pm, daily
  • SeeingSanta
  • , Anytown
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $19.99

Virtual visits with Santa! Schedule your visit now and spend some time chatting with the big guy! Make memories and give back! 50% of proceeds are ...

load more


IN PERSON Santa IS Coming to Town

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 24, 2020 , Mondays-Saturdays, 11am-8pm; Sundays, 11am-7pm
  • Palisades Center
  • 1000 Palisades Center Drive, West Nyack
  • All Ages
  • Photo packages start at $39.99

Tis' the season at Palisades Center, Southern New York's Top Shopping, Dining, and Entertainment Destination! There will be plenty of fun a...

load more

IN PERSON Reindeer Roundup at Brookfield Place

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 24, 2020 , Mondays-Saturdays, 10am–8pm; Sundays, 12–6pm
  • Brookfield Place
  • 230 Vesey St. , Financial District
  • All Ages
  • FREE

This interactive family-friendly experience asks participants to explore Brookfield Place and hunt for Santa’s lost reindeers. Visitors will ...

load more

IN PERSON Santa Visits and Photos

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 24, 2020 , Mondays-Saturdays, 11am-8pm; Sundays, 11am-7pm; Christmas Eve 9am-5pm
  • Ridge Hill
  • 27 Market Street, Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • Photo packages start at $39.99

Santa is coming to town, with safety in mind! Pre-purchase your photo package and schedule your contactless visit with Santa. The health and s...

load more

IN PERSON Food Trucks on The Green

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 24, 2020 , Mondays-Saturdays, 11am-8pm; Sundays, 11am-7pm
  • Ridge Hill
  • 8000 Mall Walk, Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Santa is coming to town, with safety in mind! Pre-purchase your photo package and schedule your contactless visit with Santa. The health and s...

load more

IN PERSON PHOTOS WITH SANTA

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 24, 2020 , 11am-5pm, daily
  • Jefferson Valley Mall
  • 650 Lee Blvd., Yorktown Heights
  • All Ages
  • Various photo packages available.

The Jefferson Valley Mall is very happy to announce that the Jolly Man himself will be here this year to take photos with you and your loved ones! ...

load more

ONLINE Corn Husk Doll Making

  • Nov. 01, 2020 - Nov. 30, 2020 , Anytime
  • The Whaling Museum & Education Center
  • 301 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $10 for craft kit (2/$16) to be picked up at museum, virtual lesson is free

Explore the folktale of the corn husk doll, a traditional craft shared by Native American and colonist families. Learn how corn husk dolls were cre...

load more


IN PERSON Holiday Winter Wonderland

  • Nov. 21, 2020 - Dec. 20, 2020 , Weekends, 10am-5pm
  • White Post Farms
  • 250 Old Country Road, Melville
  • All Ages
  • $19.95

Visit Santa at the annual Holiday Winter Wonderland. This year White Post Farms has created two safe outdoor environments in which you can tak...

load more


IN PERSON Orangetown Suffragist Exhibit

  • Sep. 10, 2020 - Dec. 28, 2021 , Tuesdays and Fridays, 10am-2pm; Sundays 1-4pm
  • Orangetown Historical Museum and Archives
  • 196 Chief Bill Harris Way, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The fight for American women to get the right to vote was fought on many fronts - including Orangetown. Learn about this fascinating movement ...

load more


ONLINE ELEANOR’S VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS WISH-THE MUSICAL

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 27, 2020 , Anytime
  • Broadway & Beyond Theatricals
  • ,
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • See website for details

Bringing a sprinkle of holiday magic to 2020, Broadway & Beyond Theatricals will represent ELEANOR’S VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS WISH - THE MUSI...

load more


IN PERSON A Frosty Fest

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Dec. 27, 2020 , Fridays-Sundays, 6-8pm; closed December 25
  • Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses
  • 778 Broadway Route 9W, Ulster Park
  • All Ages
  • $22.57; $19.33 children younger than 12

The creative team at Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses; the #1 Haunted attraction in America, located in Ulster County, NY, now present...

load more


IN PERSON Worldwide Light Celebration Car Parade

  • Nov. 21, 2020 - Dec. 23, 2020 , 5:30-7:30pm, nightly
  • Stepping Stones Museum for Children
  • 303 West Ave., Norwalk
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Stepping Stones Museum for Children wants to bring joy to the community this holiday season with a FREE presentation of this year’s Worldwide...

load more

IN PERSON Lights. Camera. Santa!

  • Nov. 20, 2020 - Dec. 24, 2020 , Mondays-Saturdays, 11am-8pm; Sundays, 11am-7pm; Closed Monday - Thursday, November 23 - 26; Monday, November 30 and Monday, December 7
  • Roosevelt Field
  • 630 Old Country Road, Garden City
  • All Ages
  • Photo packages available

Santa is coming to Roosevelt Field! Make your Santa photo reservation today! For everyone’s safety this will be a socially-distanced exp...

load more

IN PERSON Holiday Bazaar at Ethel's Club

  • Nov. 14, 2020 - Dec. 19, 2020 , Weekends, 1-6pm
  • Ethel's Club
  • 315 Messerole St., East Williamsburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Support local artisans at a socially-distanced (masks on!) market in our clubhouse. All safety guidelines will be followed with vendor tables separ...

load more

IN PERSON Photos with Santa at South Court

  • Nov. 20, 2020 - Dec. 25, 2020 , Mondays-Saturdays, 11am–7pm; December 24, 9am-5pm
  • Paramus Park
  • 700 Paramus Park, Paramus
  • All Ages
  • Photo packages start at $39.99

Join Glitter & Glam for their Fall Paint Party! The program will include a Mini Mani, Glittery Make Up, Dancing & Sing-a-long, an...

load more

IN PERSON Pop-Up Holiday Ice Skating Rink

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 01, 2021 , See website for schedule
  • CROSS COUNTY CENTER
  • 8000 Mall Walk, Yonkers
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $10

Cross County Shopping Center is bringing back the popular pop-up ice skating rink and this year and it will be even bigger than before, allowing sh...

load more


IN PERSON Holiday Food Truck Market

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 01, 2021 , Mondays-Saturdays, 11am-8pm; Sundays, 11am-7pm
  • Cross County Center
  • 8000 Mall Walk, Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Shoppers will enjoy tasty treats and savory snacks at the holiday food truck market! Trucks will be parked on The Green, in the center of the mall ...

load more


IN PERSON Huntington Holiday Spectacular

  • Nov. 28, 2020 - Jan. 03, 2021 , Anytime
  • Town of Huntington
  • Wall Street, Huntington
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Guests can visit Wall Street all day long to view the newly created Winter Wonderland featuring “The Tree of Hope” with lights and musi...

load more

IN PERSON Grand Central Holiday Fair

  • Nov. 17, 2020 - Dec. 24, 2020 , Monday-Friday, 10am-8pm; Saturday, 10am-7pm; Sunday, 11am-6pm (Closed Thanksgiving; Dec. 24: 10am–6pm)
  • Grand Central Terminal
  • 89 E. 42nd St, Midtown
  • All Ages
  • Free admission; prices vary for goods

Explore one of the most beautiful architectural settings in the world featuring talented artisans. The 2020 Holiday Fair has been redesigned t...

load more

IN PERSON Westchester's Winter Wonderland Drive Thru

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 03, 2021 , 11/27-12/20, Tuesdays-Sundays, 6-9:45pm; 12/21-01/03, 6-9:45pm, nightly (except Christmas Eve and Christmas Day).
  • Kensico Dam Plaza
  • 1 Bronx River Parkway, Valhalla
  • All Ages
  • $25 per car in advance. (+additional cost for van/limo).

The New Westchester's Winter Wonderland Drive-Thru Holiday Light Extravaganza, presented by Westchester Medical Center Health Network takes pla...

load more


IN PERSON Holiday Light Spectacular at the Orange County Fairgrounds

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 03, 2021 , Thursdays-Sundays until December 17th, 5-10pm; 5-10pm, daily through January 3rd
  • Orange County Fairgrounds
  • 239 Wisner Ave, Middletown
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult, All Ages
  • $25-$30

The Holiday Light Spectacular at the Orange County Fairgrounds is the socially-distant answer for Holiday fun! Wind your way through the spectacula...

load more

IN PERSON Holiday Adventure at Liberty Science Center

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 03, 2021 , Thursdays and Fridays, 10am-4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • All Ages
  • $24.99; $21.99 seniors 62 and older; $19.99 ages 2-12

Are you ready for a holiday adventure? Liberty Science Center is ready for you! Visit now and enjoy holiday experiences throughout LSC to cele...

load more

IN PERSON GingerBread Lane

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 03, 2021 , Thursdays-Sundays, 10am-3pm; open until 5pm on Nov. 27-29, Dec. 28-31 and Jan. 2-3
  • Long Island Children's Museum
  • 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City
  • $14

Imagine candy cane doorways, peppermint windows and a gumdrop roof on your house.  Now imagine almost 500 of them!  You’ll be able ...

load more

IN PERSON Shine Bright

  • Nov. 22, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Anytime
  • Hudson Yards
  • 20 Hudson Yards, New York
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Embrace a new tradition this holiday season. Experience one of a kind set pieces and over a million lights illuminating all of Hudson Yards along w...

load more

IN PERSON Winter Wonderland Walk

  • Nov. 28, 2020 - Jan. 06, 2021 , 9am-4pm, daily
  • Beardsley Zoo
  • 1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 children 3-11 and seniors over 62 free for children younger than 3

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo will transform into a Winter Wonderland offering guests yet another opportunity to enjoy the beauty of natur...

load more


IN PERSON Christmas Tree and Hanukkah Menorah

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 06, 2021 , Thursdays and Fridays, 12-7pm; Saturdays–Mondays, 10am-5pm; Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, and January 1
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • 1000 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side
  • All Ages
  • Residents of NY, NJ and CT, pay as you wish; $25 for adults; $17 for seniors; $12 for students; Free for Members, Patrons, and children under 12.

The Met continues a longstanding holiday tradition with the presentation of its Christmas tree, a magnificently lit, twenty-foot blue spruce that l...

load more

ONLINE Halloween Bash with The Little Orchestra Society

  • Oct. 17, 2020 - Nov. 28, 2020 , streaming on demand
  • The Little Orchestra Society
  • 630 9th Avenue, Suite 807, New York
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • varies with two levels of subscriber memberships beginning at $199

Wondering what your family can do safely to celebrate Halloween this year? No worries as Professor Treblemaker and his merry band of music makers w...

load more


IN PERSON Family Enrichment Experience: Saturday Morning Lenape Life Program

  • Oct. 17, 2020 - Nov. 28, 2020 , Saturdays, 10-11am
  • Bartow-Pell Mansion
  • 895 Shore Road, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $10

During this earth science-based program, families will embark on a short, gentle hike with a Museum Educator through the Bartow-Pell woods and lear...

load more

ONLINE Story Pirates’ New Launch Will Get Your Kids to Sleep in No Time

  • Nov. 19, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Anytime
  • Story Pirates
  • ,
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $50

Story Pirates’ New Launch Will Get Your Kids to Sleep in No Time The Story Pirates are here for bedtime ritual. The group has come together t...

load more


IN PERSON NEW CHRISTMAS TREE

  • Nov. 20, 2020 - Jan. 01, 2021 , Mondays-Saturdays, 10am-8pm; Sundays, 11am-7pm
  • Cross County Center
  • 8000 Mall Walk , Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Come see the NEW 44 foot tall Christmas tree for a real NY holiday experience! The Christmas Tree has a walk through feature - that's right, yo...

load more

IN PERSON Luminaries

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 03, 2021 , 10am–8pm, daily
  • Brookfield Place
  • 230 Vesey St. , Financial District
  • All Ages
  • FREE

This interactive family-friendly experience asks participants to explore Brookfield Place and hunt for Santa’s lost reindeers. Visitors will ...

load more


IN PERSON NYBG GLOW

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 16, 2021 , November 27 & 28; December 5, 12, 18, 19, 26, 27, 28, 29, & 30; January 1, 2, & 9, 15 & 16 5–10pm; Gates close at 9pm
  • The New York Botanical Garden
  • 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $30; $18 ages 2-12; Members: $20; $10 ages 2-12

This holiday season, let it GLOW at The New York Botanical Garden in an all-new outdoor experience illuminating NYBG’s lan...

load more

IN PERSON The Winter Escape by The Floral Escape

  • Nov. 28, 2020 - Jan. 24, 2021 , Thursdays and Fridays, 11am–4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 10am–4pm
  • Queens County Farm Museum
  • 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park
  • All Ages
  • $24; $15 ages 10 and younger; free for ages 0-1

Winter is upon us and The Floral Escape is ready to spread some holiday cheer! The Winter Escape is all your holiday and wi...

load more

ONLINE DePas Online Craft Fair

  • Nov. 17, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Anytime
  • DePas Craft Fair
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Support small businesses without leaving your house at this year's virtual craft fair. 

...

load more

IN PERSON Luminocity Festival

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Jan. 10, 2021 , See website for schedule
  • Randall's Island Park
  • 20 Randall's Island Park, Randall's Island
  • All Ages
  • $55 Light the Light GA+; $29 General Admission ages 18 and over; $25 seniors ages 65 and older and students; $17 ages 3-12

A spectacular light show which debuted for the first time last year on Randall’s Island, LuminoCity will feature several acres of new light a...

load more

IN PERSON Mona Chalabi – 100 New Yorkers

  • Oct. 16, 2020 - Nov. 30, 2020 , Anytime
  • Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
  • 185 Greenwich Street, Lower Manhattan
  • All Ages
  • FREE

By using hard data as the foundation of her art, multidisciplinary artist Mona Chalabi reconstitutes information that is often decontextu...

load more


IN PERSON Harlem Holiday Lights

  • Nov. 16, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Anytime
  • HARLEM HOLIDAY LIGHTS
  • 125th Street, Harlem
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Each holiday season, Harlem’s 125th Street is illuminated with more than 10,000 festive LED lights across nine blocks, from Broadway to Fifth...

load more

IN PERSON ORIGAMI HOLIDAY TREE

  • Nov. 25, 2020 - Jan. 10, 2021 , Wednesdays-Sundays, 10am-5:30pm
  • The American Museum of Natural History
  • 200 Central Park W., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $23; $18 seniors and students with ID; $13 children 3-12; pay as you wish for NY, NJ, and CT residents

An annual Museum tradition, the delightfully decorated Origami Tree will welcome visitors to the Museum throughout the holiday season. The the...

load more


ONLINE Made at the Yard

  • Nov. 17, 2020 - Jan. 03, 2021 , Anytime
  • Brooklyn Navy Yard
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Support small businesses without leaving your house at this year's virtual holiday market. 

...

load more

IN PERSON Science Lab Jr.

  • Oct. 13, 2020 - Nov. 30, 2020 , Sundays-Thursdays, 11:30am and 3:30pm
  • Jewish Children's Museum
  • 792 Eastern Parkway, Crown Heights
  • All Ages
  • $15

Gear up and get ready to try out some awesome science experiments while discovering wonders of Torah. Ages 3+ Duration: Approximately 30 min.

...

load more


ONLINE College Financial Aid 1 on 1

  • Oct. 10, 2020 - Nov. 28, 2020 , Saturdays, 10am-1pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Meet with an expert and get help filling out financial aid applications. Make your appointment by clicking the link below. After making your appoin...

load more


ONLINE Adventure Players Live! Interactive Online Performances for Children

  • Nov. 06, 2020 - Dec. 25, 2020 , Fridays, 4pm
  • Adventure Players
  • 12 Fulton St., New York
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $20 per family

Adventure Players Live! continues interactive online performances via Zoom, inviting children ages five to nine to join them in The Great Grea...

load more


ONLINE Living Room Comedy Show (on Zoom!)

  • Nov. 06, 2020 - Dec. 25, 2020 , Fridays, 8pm
  • The Living Room Comedy Show
  • ONLINE, Brooklyn
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Living Room Comedy Show (on Zoom!) The longest running stand-up comedy show in Brooklyn is still going strong! Hosted by Turner Sparks and Aaron Ko...

load more


IN PERSON Magic Of Lights: Drive-Through Holiday Lights Experience

  • Nov. 13, 2020 - Jan. 02, 2021 , Sundays-Thursdays, 5-10pm; Fridays-Saturdays, 5-11pm
  • PNC Bank Arts Center
  • Exit 116, Garden State Pkwy., Holmdel
  • All Ages
  • $30; $25 in advance for standard vehicle

Magic of Lights is a dazzling, drive-through holiday lights experience featuring favorite holiday scenes and characters of the season using the lat...

load more

IN PERSON North Pole Express in NYC

  • Nov. 14, 2020 - Jan. 03, 2021 , See website for schedule
  • TopView
  • 6th Ave btwn 47th & 48th St., New York
  • All Ages
  • $49 and up

The one and only North Pole Express that departs right in the center of NYC - Midtown Manhattan! The North Pole Express is everything you need for ...

load more


IN PERSON Animated Christmas Story

  • Nov. 14, 2020 - Jan. 03, 2021 , 8am-6pm, daily
  • Hicks Nurseries
  • 100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The all-new story, “The Bake Shops Grand Opening,” will be open daily November 14th through January 3rd. The walk-thru features six ani...

load more

ONLINE TRANSIT TOTS

  • Nov. 10, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Tuesdays, 10:15am
  • New York Transit Museum
  • Online, Brooklyn
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Kids can kick-start their morning with Transit Tots! Join Museum educators for songs, stories, and activities for the youngest transit fans. Recomm...

load more


IN PERSON Pinkmas

  • Nov. 19, 2020 - Jan. 10, 2021 , Thursdays, 10am-5pm; Fridays-Sundays, 10am-5:30pm
  • Museum of Ice Cream NYC
  • 558 Broadway, New York
  • All Ages
  • $39; free for children 2 and younger

Join the MOIC in celebrating Pinkmas, a special winter-scape where guests can gather, connect, and feel the magic of the season. Explore a wonderla...

load more

IN PERSON Holiday Lights

  • Nov. 19, 2020 - Jan. 10, 2021 , See website for schedule
  • Bronx Zoo
  • 2300 Southern Blvd., Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $34.95; $31.95 seniors 65 and older; $22.95 children ages 3-12

During this festive celebration, visitors can enjoy five animal lantern safaris, as well as holiday-themed music, ice-carving demonstrations, costu...

load more


ONLINE Storytime with the Met

  • May. 07, 2020 - Dec. 17, 2020 , Thursdays, 12-12:15pm
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • 1000 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Each week, look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books. Recommended for families with children ages 18 months – 6 years.

...

load more

IN PERSON Connecting the Dots

  • Nov. 05, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Tuesdays–Saturdays, 11am–6pm
  • Fremin Gallery
  • 520 W 23rd Street, New York
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Fremin Gallery is delighted to present Connecting the Dots, a new exhibition featuring the thread and nail artworks of Nemo Jantzen and the black &...

load more


IN PERSON The Rink

  • Nov. 21, 2020 - Jan. 17, 2021 , 9am-12am, daily
  • Rockefeller Center Plaza
  • 45 Rockefeller Plaza, Midtown
  • All Ages
  • $10-$50

The world-famous ice skating rink will open for the holiday season, with advanced tickets available for purchase at www.skatingatrockcenter.co...

load more

ONLINE and IN PERSON Family Gratitude Art Exhibit KIT

  • Oct. 01, 2020 - Nov. 30, 2020 , All Day
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Express what you are grateful for through your art on the canvas and materials provided! Your paintings will be on display in the Meeting Room...

load more


ONLINE Scrimshaw Carving Virtual Workshop

  • Nov. 01, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , anytime
  • The Whaling Museum & Education Center
  • 301 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $10 for carving kit (2/$16) to be picked up at museum, virtual lesson is free

Explore scrimshaw, a true American folk art. See examples from the museum collection and discover how whalers carved teeth, bones and baleen i...

load more


ONLINE 2020 Crafts at the Cathedral

  • Nov. 17, 2020 - Jan. 17, 2021 , Anytime
  • Cathedral of Saint John the Divine
  • 1047 Amsterdam Ave. , Morningside Heights
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy pages of the Virtual Crafts at the Cathedral which will be live throughout the holiday shopping season and support these wonderful artists.

load more

ONLINE Tada! Youth Theater and Limitless Health Institute's Platform of Peace

  • Nov. 18, 2020 - Jan. 20, 2021 , Anytime
  • Limitless Health Institute
  • 93 Fourth Ave Suite 1086, New York
  • Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Limitless Health Institute is teaming up with Tada! Youth Theater to offer Platform of Peace, a free, online creative series for youth that explore...

load more

ONLINE The Kurt Hahn School Virtual Open Houses

  • Nov. 25, 2020 - Jan. 27, 2021 , Weekly dates with varying times - November through January
  • The Kurt Hahn School
  • ,
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Is your teen looking for a best fit high school in NYC? Attend one of The Kurt Hahn School's virtual open houses- offered weekly now through Ja...

load more


IN PERSON Vale Rink

  • Nov. 25, 2020 - Jan. 30, 2021 , Wednesdays-Fridays, 2-10pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 12-10pm
  • The William Vale
  • 111 N. 12th Street, Williamsburg
  • All Ages
  • $20; $12 children

...

load more

IN PERSON The Adventure Park: Glow in the Park

  • Sep. 19, 2020 - Nov. 28, 2020 , Saturdays, slots begin at 6pm
  • Discovery Museum and Planetarium
  • 4450 Park Ave., Bridgeport
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $45

Climb and zip through a shining wonderland with LED lights lining the trails. 

load more

ONLINE Virtual Family Adventures

  • Oct. 08, 2020 - Dec. 17, 2020 , Thursdays, 1–1:30pm and 4–4:30pm
  • Brooklyn Museum
  • 200 Eastern Parkway, Prospect Heights
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Explore works of art in the museum's collection through interactive games and activities, designed for kids ages 4–8 and their careg...

load more

IN PERSON Volunteering at Sheldrake

  • Oct. 08, 2020 - Dec. 17, 2020 , Thursdays, 2:30-4:30pm
  • Sheldrake Environmental Center
  • 685 WEAVER STREET, LARCHMONT
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy summer’s last hurrah with the Sheldrake Environmental Center.  The season is coming to an end so now is the time to take it i...

load more

IN PERSON Discover Seasonal Wonders

  • Nov. 17, 2020 - Jan. 31, 2021 , Tuesdays-Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • The New York Botanical Garden
  • 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx
  • All Ages
  • $22 adults; $8 children

250 acres. 1 million plants. And you. Experience the peaceful seasonal beauty across our 250 acres. Find out what's beautiful now and explore t...

load more


IN PERSON Holiday Express: Toys and Trains from the Jerni Collection

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Feb. 21, 2021 , Fridays, 10-11 for members and age 65+ and immunocompromised; Friday, 11am-8pm; Saturdays–Sundays, 11am-5pm
  • New-York Historical Society
  • 170 Central Park W., Upper West Side
  • All Ages
  • $22; $17 Seniors/Educators/Active Military; $13 students; $6 ages 5-13; free for college students with ID and children 4 and younger; pay as you wish on Fridays from 6-8pm

A magical wonderland awaits visitors with the return of this holiday tradition. Featuring toy trains, figurines, and miniature models from the reno...

load more

IN PERSON Jack & the Beanstalk

  • Sep. 25, 2020 - Dec. 23, 2020 , Wednesdays-Sundays, 12:30pm
  • Puppetworks Inc
  • 338 Sixth Avenue, Park Slope
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $11; $10 children

Puppetworks is pleased to announce the Re-Opening of its Park Slope theatre with a Hand Puppet adaptation of the classic folk tale, “Little R...

load more

IN PERSON MoCA L.I.ghts

  • Oct. 03, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , See website for schedule
  • PATCHOGUE ARTS COUNCIL
  • Village of Patchogue, Patchogue
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Village of Patchogue will turn into an open-air museum and arts destination for the public to enjoy safely on foot, by car, and online.

load more

ONLINE Sing with Suzi Online Show

  • Sep. 09, 2020 - Dec. 09, 2020 , Mondays and Wednesdays, 4pm
  • Suzi Shelton
  • ,
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join Suzi, her lovable friend Cinnamon Bear, and their special guests for family- friendly performances from her living room to yours.

load more

IN PERSON Hands & Earth: Perspectives on Japanese Contemporary Ceramics

  • Oct. 20, 2020 - Jan. 24, 2021 , Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10am–5pm; Sundays, 12-5pm
  • Katonah Museum of Art
  • 134 Jay Street Route 22, Katonah
  • All Ages
  • $5-$10

Organized by the Lowe Art Museum from the collection of Carol and Jeffrey Horvitz, Hands & Earth: Perspectives on Japanese Contemporary Ceramic...

load more


IN PERSON Makers and Players Sunday

  • Sep. 20, 2020 - Dec. 27, 2020 , Sundays, 2pm+
  • House of Playful Soul
  • 5 Station Square , Forest Hills
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $40

Kids will enjoy a two hour fun filled session where they create projects and play with friends!  Advanced registration required. 

load more

IN PERSON Re-opening

  • Sep. 24, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Fridays-Mondays, 11am-4pm and Thursdays, 11am-8 pm
  • The Jewish Museum
  • 1109 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The Jewish Museum is re-opening and all visitors will enjoy free admission through December 31 with advanced reservations. 

load more

IN PERSON Ramsey Farmers' Market

  • Aug. 16, 2020 - Nov. 29, 2020 , Sundays, 9am-2pm
  • Ramsey Farmers' Market
  • Erie Plaza train station 2 West Main St., Ramsey
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods

The award winning, non profit Ramsey Farmers' Market -every Sunday- offering fresh, local produce and products from over 40+ outstanding farmer...

load more

ONLINE FTH at Home: Global Arts for Global Kids

  • Sep. 01, 2020 - Dec. 18, 2020 , All day
  • Flushing Town Hall
  • 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Flushing Town Hall's master Teaching Artists offer free, online classes in their second series of "FTH at HOME: Global Arts for Global Kid...

load more


Breastfeeding Support Group

  • Dec. 10, 2019 - Apr. 13, 2021 , Tuesdays, 10-11am
  • North Shore University Hospital
  • 300 Community Drive, Manhasset
  • Baby, Adult
  • FREE

Discussions are facilitated by a lactation consultant covering many topics including postpartum adjustment, feeding, sleeping, normal newborn behavior, and going back to work.

load more

IN PERSON Free Nature Trails & Tours

  • Aug. 28, 2020 - Dec. 20, 2020 , 11:30am-4pm, daily
  • Kadampa Meditation Center New York World Peace Temple
  • 47 Sweeney Rd, Glen Spey
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Enjoy walking on the grounds, including nature trails, pond, streams and soft springy moss and relax in the outdoor seating areas and hidden nature benches.

load more


IN PERSON Outdoor Ice Skating

  • Nov. 27, 2020 - Mar. 21, 2021 , Saturdays, 12-9pm; Sundays, 1-7pm; Mondays-Thursdays, 9am-7pm
  • LeFrak Center Lakeside Prospect Park
  • 171 East Drive, Brooklyn
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • Mondays-Fridays until 4pm, $7.50; Fridays 4pm-Sundays and holidays, $11; $8 skate rentals

The Samuel J. and Ethel LeFrak Center at Lakeside offers ice skating, figure skating, curling, and hockey. 

COVID-19 UPDATE: Please...

load more

ONLINE Laurie Berkner's Birthday Party Shows

  • Aug. 21, 2020 - Dec. 04, 2020 , See schedule below
  • Laurie Berkner
  • ,
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Laurie encourages families who are watching to decorate, just like she will, wear party clothes, and bake a special birthday treat to bring to the party.

load more

IN PERSON PUBLIC SKATING SESSIONS

  • Nov. 07, 2020 - Mar. 07, 2021 , Mondays and Tuesdays, 10-11:30am and 12-1:30pm; Fridays, 8-9:30pm; Saturdays, 10am-9:30pm; Sundays, 10am-7:30pm; Please check website for additional times during School Breaks and School Holidays
  • Bear Mountain Ice Rink
  • 3006 Seven Lakes Drive , Bear Mountain
  • All Ages
  • $5; $2 non-skaters and seniors; free for children 4 and younger; $5 skate rentals

Break out your skates, or rent a pair for the day, and enjoy the outdoor Bear Mountain Ice Rink. 

load more


IN PERSON Teen Game Zone

  • Aug. 21, 2020 - Dec. 25, 2020 , Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 2:30-4:30pm
  • Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park
  • 2640 Grand Concourse , Bronx
  • Teen
  • FREE

Teens learn new games, meet new people, and stay active in a safe environment.

load more

IN PERSON Ice Skating at the Bank of America Winter Village

  • Oct. 31, 2020 - Mar. 07, 2021 , 8am-10pm, daily
  • Bryant Park
  • 40th Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues, Midtown
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free; $21-$36, skate rental

Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park is Manhattan’s winter wonderland where you can enjoy New York City’s only free admission ...

load more

ONLINE 'Forests of Feelings'

  • Oct. 18, 2020 - Feb. 28, 2021 , See website for schedule
  • NYC Children's Theater
  • , New York
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $20 per family

New York City Children’s Theater (NYCCT) premieres "Forest of Feelings" - A New Musical. Performance dates varies 30 Minutes Best f...

load more


IN PERSON 'Presidential Dogs' exhibit

  • Sep. 08, 2020 - Jan. 31, 2021 , Tuesdays-Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog
  • 101 Park Ave., Murray Hill
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 seniors, military, youth ages 13-24; $5 children younger than 12

The “Presidential Dogs” exhibition will look back on the different breeds of dogs that have lived at the White House. It will explore t...

load more

IN PERSON The Rink at Brookfield Place

  • Nov. 10, 2020 - Apr. 04, 2021 , Mondays-Fridays, 2-9:15pm; Saturdays-Sunday and Holidays, 9am-10pm
  • Brookfield Place
  • 230 Vesey St. , Financial District
  • All Ages
  • $15 per hour; $5 skate rental; see website for more options

Skate on the 7,350 square-foot outdoor rink while enjoying the breathtaking views of the Hudson River and cityscape.

load more

IN PERSON Sail to the Ellis Island Hospital Complex Hard Hat Tours with Statue Cruises

  • Oct. 31, 2020 - Jan. 18, 2021 , Saturdays and Sundays, 11am-1pm
  • Statue Cruises
  • Battery Park, New York
  • Teen, Adult
  • $69.25

Statue Cruises is the official operator of ferry service on behalf of the National Park Service to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island from Batt...

load more

IN PERSON DC Superheroes

  • Sep. 17, 2020 - Feb. 28, 2021 , Thursdays-Fridays, 10am–4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 10am–5pm
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • Included with admission: $24.99; $21.99 seniors 62 and older; $19.99 ages 2-12

Calling all super heroes! You’re needed in LSC's newest adventure for kids, DC Super Heroes. Join your favorite heroes from...

load more

POST-PAUSE Living Lights

  • Jun. 29, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Monday-Sunday, 10am–5pm
  • The Maritime Aquarium
  • 10 N. Water Street, Norwalk
  • All Ages
  • $26.95 adults 13-64; $24.95 seniors 65 and older; $19.95 children ages 3-12

Meet amazing animals with the natural ability to glow in the dark in “Living Lights,” a special exhibit open now in The Maritime Aquari...

load more

ONLINE New Victory Arts Break: Explore a World of Arts [VIRTUAL]

  • Oct. 19, 2020 - May. 01, 2021 , Any time (pre-recorded)
  • New Victory Theater
  • 229 W42nd Street, New York
  • Young elementary, Adult
  • FREE

Explore the arts at home! New Victory Arts Break offers ideas for teachers and families to incorporate performing arts into their online learning. ...

load more

ONLINE Amazing Brains: A Virtual Art Exhibit

  • Jun. 03, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Anytime
  • New York Hall of Science
  • 4701 111th Street, Corona
  • All Ages
  • Free

This virtual exhibit melds science and art to create extraordinary images of brains – from high resolution images of real brains from differe...

load more

ONLINE Puppet Show LIVE

  • Sep. 04, 2020 - Mar. 26, 2021 , Fridays, 11am
  • WonderSpark Puppets
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Get ready for a highly interactive, very silly puppet show!

load more

Transit Tots

  • Apr. 09, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Thursdays, 10:15-11am
  • New York Transit Museum
  • 99 Schermerhorn St. , Brooklyn Heights
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Adult
  • $10; $5 children ages 2-17

Young train enthusiasts explore themes like animals underground, the people and buildings of New York City, colors and shapes, and the city's subways and buses.

load more

ONLINE Learn to Juggle

  • Mar. 27, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Anytime
  • Big Apple Circus
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

As long as you have a plastic bag, socks (or even a baby toy!) Big Apple Circus producer, Jack Marsh can teach you how to juggle. Learn how to jugg...

load more

Sunday Author Story Time

  • Mar. 08, 2020 - Dec. 20, 2020 , Sundays, 11:30am (Prospect Lefferts Garden) and 1:30pm (Fort Greene)
  • Greenlight Bookstore Prospect Lefferts Garden/
  • 632 Flatbush Ave./686 Fulton St., Prospect Lefferts Garden/Fort Greene
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Authors and illustrators present their new books with interactive readings and drawings, and often activities and crafts too! 

load more

Creative Movement for Kids at The Westchester

  • Mar. 15, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2020 , Thursdays, 10-10:45am
  • The Westchester
  • 125 Westchester Ave., White Plains
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Get your little ones to moving, learning basic movements and having fun! A parent or caregiver is required to attend and participate. 

load more

Shining Lights Yoga for Kids

  • Feb. 05, 2020 - Dec. 30, 2020 , Wednesdays, 11am
  • The Westchester
  • 125 Westchester Ave., White Plains
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Stay active with your little and have fun doing yoga exercises.

load more

'Guess What' - The Family-Friendly Stand Up Comedy Show

  • Apr. 20, 2019 - Dec. 19, 2020 , Third Saturdays, 12:30pm
  • The Creek & The Cave
  • 10-93 Jackson Ave., Long Island City
  • All Ages
  • $10

The show is hosted by an 12-year-old and her dad.

load more

Children and Adults with ADD (CHADD) Meetings

  • Jan. 06, 2020 - Dec. 07, 2020 , 1st Monday of the month, 6:30-8:30pm
  • Select Human Services
  • 17-19 Marble Ave, Pleasantville
  • Adult
  • $5

Help you or your child manage ADD for success and discuss different topics at meetings on the 1st Monday of the month through the school year. 

load more

ONLINE Learn Digital Painting and Color Workshop

  • Jul. 24, 2020 - Jun. 25, 2021 , 10am
  • The New York Public Library - Pelham Bay
  • 3060 Middletown Rd, The Bronx
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Are you struggling with paint color but don't know where to start? If you love to paint portraits, draw characters or create fantasy environmen...

load more

ONLINE Story Time with Miss Margie

  • May. 13, 2020 - Apr. 15, 2021 , Thursdays, 7:30pm
  • Miss Margie
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Miss Margie for a free, fun and animated reading of some children's classics via Zoom! Parents and kids of all ages are welcome! NO ONE is...

load more

Picture Book Time

  • Jan. 08, 2020 - Dec. 23, 2020 , Wednesdays, 11:30am-12:30pm
  • Queens Library - Richmond Hill Branch
  • 118-14 Hillside Ave.,
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Join for stories, songs, finger plays, and a simple arts and crafts activity.

load more

Magic at Coney

  • Jan. 05, 2020 - Dec. 27, 2020 , Sundays, 12pm
  • Coney Island USA
  • 1208 Surf Ave., Coney Island
  • All Ages
  • $12; $8 children younger than 12

See this magical variety show highlighting a vast array of magicians; featuring illusionists, escape artists, mentalists, and close-up magicians from around the world.

load more

IN PERSON Bagpipe Tribute

  • Sep. 09, 2020 - Sep. 08, 2021 , WEDNESDAYS, 1:30-2pm
  • 9/11 Memorial Museum
  • The 9/11 Memorial Glade located on Memorial Plaza, Lower Manhattan
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Tribute in Light is a commemorative public art installation first presented six months after 9/11 and then every year thereafter, fro...

load more

POST-PAUSE Cruises

  • Aug. 11, 2020 - Aug. 11, 2021 , 8:30am-5pm, daily
  • Castle Clinton
  • Battery Park, New York
  • All Ages
  • $19.25; $14 seniors 62 and older; $9 children 4-12 years; free for children three years and younger

A trip on Statue Cruises to Liberty Island allows individuals to enjoy Liberty Island with plenty of outdoor space to safely explore the island and the spectacular views of New York Harbor.

load more

Cortelyou Greenmarket

  • Dec. 01, 2019 - Dec. 27, 2020 , Sundays, 8am-3pm
  • Greenmarket
  • Cortelyou Road and Rugby Road, Ditmas Park
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods

Shop at the market, recycle old clothes, and drop off your food scap compost. 

load more

Grand Army Plaza Greenmarket

  • Nov. 29, 2019 - Dec. 26, 2020 , Saturdays, 8am-4pm
  • Greenmarket
  • Prospect Park West & Flatbush Ave, West Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods

Shop fresh produce, flowers, and more. Drop off your food scrap compost and bring clothing to be recycled. 

load more

Staff Story Time

  • Sep. 07, 2019 - Dec. 27, 2020 , Saturdays, 1:30pm
  • Greenlight Bookstore PLG
  • 632 Flatbush Ave., Prospect Lefferts Garden
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Greenlight staff choose their favorite read-alouds to share with the youngest book lovers.

load more

NYRR Open Run Baisley Pond Park

  • Jun. 22, 2019 - Dec. 26, 2020 , 9:00 am; Check-in 8:45 am
  • Baisley Pond Park
  • 156-10 Baisley Blvd, Jamaica
  • All Ages
  • FREE Free

NYRR Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative - bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks.

load more


ONLINE Feathers of Fire--The Movie

  • Jun. 04, 2020 - Jun. 04, 2022 , Anytime
  • Vimeo
  • 155 First Ave., New York
  • All Ages
  • $4.95

"Feathers of Fire--The Movie" is an ingenious production of theater-on-film, conceived and directed by Hamid Rahmanian. It is intended fo...

load more

Second Saturdays Trailwork Party + Bike Share at Highbridge Bike Park

  • Sep. 14, 2019 - Dec. 12, 2020 , Second Saturday of each month, 10:00am-3:00pm
  • Highbridge Park
  • West 174th Street and Amsterdam Ave., Washington Heights/Bronx
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Learn what it takes to build, maintain, and ride the most progressive urban bike park in America.

load more

Weekly Drop-In at Rockland Baby Café

  • Mar. 25, 2017 - Jan. 31, 2023 , Thursdays, 11am-1pm
  • Martin Luther King Multi-Purpose Center
  • 110 Bethune Blvd., Spring Valley
  • Baby, Adult
  • FREE

A drop-in to meet and talk to new moms, learn how to make breast-feeding easier, make sure your baby is latching and gaining well, get tips on pumping and going back to work, and learn about other parenting topics.

load more