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7:30pm kids preshow, 8pm performance
The Voelker Orth Museum
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
The garden is the perfect setting for Hip to Hip Theatre's spirited, richly costumed, family-friendly & free productions.From family betray...
The Common Ground
Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
Be mesmerized by illusions, comedy, and magic.
Old Westbury Gardens
$12; $7 children 7-17; free children younger than 7
Hunt elusive grasshoppers, butterflies, predatory insects, and other creepy, crawly creatures in the gardens. Bring a butterfly net and collecting ...
12pm - 3pm
Socrates Sculpture Park
Long Island City
Vermicomposting is Mother Nature’s ultimate recycling system. Red Wiggler worms process large quantities of food waste indoors, turning it in...
Sport Fishing Education Center and Aquaculture Facility
Pre-school & younger, Adult
$25 for one child-adult pair; $5 each additional adult
Looking for a unique way to spend time with your preschooler? Join us for a fun-filled two hours as you and your child learn about the marine envir...
Greenburgh Nature Center
Slither on over and join a naturalist to learn all about snakes and lizards during a lively hands-on (if you dare) presentation that is sure to eng...
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
Meet at the Woodmill Road trails entrance of Pruyn Sanctuary for a family-friendly walk. No registration needed.
Lasdon Park: Arboretum and Veterans Memorial
$7; $3 children 12 and younger
Take a tour of the Tropical Rainforest exhibit led by Lasdon's horticulturist.
Tenafly Nature Center
Learn how bats use echolocation to play a vital ecological role. Understand more about the only flying mammal in New Jersey, and walk along trails ...
4:30pm Kids preshow; 5pm Performance
King Lear has ruled for many years. As age overtakes him, he divides his kingdom amongst his children. Misjudging their loyalty, he so...
Gantry Plaza State Park
Outdoor summer entertainment featuring Queens-based musicians of diverse backgrounds, reflecting the rich cultural heritages of the borough.&n...
Freeport Public Library
Learn about the different classes of animals and their characteristics. Meet cold-blooded reptiles, furry mammals, and cool feathered birds in this...
$4 adults; $10 for a family; free for children younger than 3
Bee Smart! Don't miss the annual celebration of all things honeybees! The bees are busy in the summer and honey harvest time arrives ...
Amber Waves Farm
CMRR partners with Amber Waves Farm to celebrate the end of summer with a special Pizza Night at the Farm. In addition to picking to...
The Doobie Others will be "Takin’ it to the Streets" with the hits of the Doobie Brothers.
Planting Fields Arboretum
Citigrass, based in New York City, specializes in a kind of “urban bluegrass,” which blends rock, jazz, and even classical influences w...
Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary
Few things say summer like nature's nighttime chorus, but who's actually singing? A cricket or a katydid? A frog or a bird? Gather under th...
A panoramic presentation of circus skills as a sensational comedy-variety show with lots of audience participation.
Rain or Shine at the Hay Barn/Visitor’s Center at Planting Fields.
Bring a lawn chair or blanket for an evening of entertainment on the...
Read Wildlife Sanctuary
Even on the most tranquil of lazy summer days, discover how nature is always in motion.
Staten Island Zoo
$10; $6 children ages 3-14; free for children younger than 3
Slither into the zoo for an afternoon with the zoo's awesome snake collection. Zoo staff will display amazing reptiles with presentations and d...
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
Come learn about the fascinating world of butterflies with one of our outdoor educators who will lead you on a scientific exploration uncovering th...
Wolf Conservation Center
Celebrate the August full moon with the Wolf Conservation Center’s 40+ moon-loving wolves. While enjoying nature’s summer chatter ...
Tenafly Nature Center
$5 members; $10 non-members
Families will participate in fun hands-on learning activities. Dip net in the pond, meet animals, and more as you learn side by side with your chil...
The Whaling Museum & Education Center
Cold Spring Harbor
$12; $5 for adults
Join this end-of-summer celebration of favorite cetaceans. See and touch baleen, whale teeth, and other artifacts from the museum's collec...
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