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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.

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ONLINE Rainbow Sound Clouds With Children's Museum Of Manhattan

  • Jan. 15, 2021, 4-4:30pm
  • Queens Public Library
  • ,
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Leap into the clouds and over the rainbow with Children's Museum of Manhattan friends Mr. Christian and Froggie. Learn about precipitation, clo...

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ONLINE TADA! Youth Theater's Online Open House

  • Jan. 16, 2021, Ages 4-5: 11am-12pm; Ages 6-7: 12:45-1:45pm; Ages 8-10: 2-3pm; Middle/High School: 3:15-4:15pm
  • TADA! Youth Theater
  • 15 W 28th Street, New York
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Join TADA! Youth Theaterfor a FREE Open House where students will participate in a fun, interactive musical theater sample class led by two profess...

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IN PERSON Family Fun Day @ Bach to Rock Music School

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 1:30-3:30pm
  • Bach to Rock Nanuet
  • 150 East Route 59, Nanuet
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Bach to Rock Nanuet for an afternoon of musical activities, games, karaoke, instrument exploration, and even learn to DJ at this Family Fun Da...

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ONLINE Tunes with Tim Album Release Show

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 12pm
  • Tunes with Tim
  • ,
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $20 per household (fees included)

Chicago's beloved family musician, Tunes with Tim, invites kids and grownups alike to celebrate the release of his second album, "We'r...

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ONLINE Ideas N Play - Theatre for Kids!

  • Jan. 16, 2021, 1-2:30pm
  • Jugando N Play
  • , New York
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $10

Jugando N Play presents Ideas N Play! An afternoon of new work for young audiences, where artists play, juegan, with new ideas in front of an audie...

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Cobblestone Cabaret

  • Jan. 20, 2021, 5:30-7:30pm
  • Cobblestone Catering
  • 220 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, food available for purchase

Cobblestone Cabaret featuring Live Music by world renowned cabaret singer Amanda Ferguson. Hot Cocoa + Hot Toddies, Savory Snacks, Sweet Treats + G...

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ONLINE Drop the Mic: Dream, Speak, Act

  • Jan. 22, 2021, 11am
  • Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM)
  • , Fort Greene
  • Teen
  • FREE

The Annual Brooklyn Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., brings together artists, activists, civic leaders, and the public for a communal commem...

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ONLINE The Theory of Relativity

  • Jan. 23, 2021, 8pm
  • The Play Group Theatre
  • One North Broadway, White Plains
  • All Ages
  • $18; $36 family admission

We are all connected in more ways than we realize. And with each connection, the trajectory of our lives is altered forever. Immerse yourself in Th...

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ONLINE Free Musical Theatre Class

  • Jan. 23, 2021, 12-1pm
  • Broadway Bound Kids
  • , New York
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

To celebrate the launch of their next set of classes, Broadway Bound Kids is excited to invite students ages K-12th grade to take part in a complet...

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ONLINE The Lioness Ensemble

  • Jan. 24, 2021, 2:30pm
  • Flushing Town Hall
  • 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Lioness is a collective of female jazz instrumentalists living in New York City whose mission is to inspire and educate the community at large by s...

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ONLINE Rachmaninoff- Piano Concerto No.3 in d minor, op. 30 with George Marriner Maull (VIRTUAL EVENTS)

  • Jan. 30, 2021, 7pm
  • New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)
  • 1 Center Street, Newark
  • Adult
  • FREE

Sergei Rachmaninoff believed that every movement of every musical work should have “a point”—one special moment of greatest emoti...

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ONLINE VALENTINE'S DAY PARTY FAMILY CONCERT

  • Feb. 14, 2021, 12pm and 5pm
  • Laurie Berkner
  • ,
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $10-$20

Join Laurie Berkner for an 80+min LIVE interactive, solo, virtual performance for the whole family! Sing, dance, & play games through your devi...

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ONLINE Clue at The Play Group Theatre

  • Jan. 16, 2021 - Jan. 17, 2021 , Saturday, 8pm; Sunday, 2pm
  • The Play Group Theatre
  • One North Broadway, White Plains
  • All Ages
  • $36 family; $18 individual

Clue PGT Virtual Stage The characters of the beloved family game CLUE come to life, weapons in hand, and deliver a fun and refreshing WHO-DUNIT mys...

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ONLINE New Victory Arts Break: Asia

  • Jan. 15, 2021 - Jan. 22, 2021 , Any time (pre-recorded)
  • New Victory Theater
  • 229 W42nd Street, New York
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

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

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ONLINE The Snail and the Whale

  • Feb. 08, 2021 - Feb. 21, 2021 , Anytime
  • Stage At Kingsborough
  • 2001 Oriental Boulevard, Manhattan Beach
  • All Ages
  • $10 suggested ticket price

Tall Stories presents The Snail and The Whale, a play with music inspired by the book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Join an adventuro...

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ONLINE Weekly Virtual Interactive Music Classes

  • Jan. 05, 2021 - Jan. 27, 2021 , Tuesdays, 11:30am
  • BenAnna Band
  • ,
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $40 for 4 virtual interactive music classes

Make some music with the BenAnna Band virtually via Zoom! This interactive class is great for students 6 months - 6 years old. You'll sing, dan...

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IN PERSON Aerialists & Acrobats Showcases

  • Jan. 17, 2021 - Feb. 28, 2021 , Thursdays, 7pm; Sundays, 12pm
  • BKLYN Studios at City Point BKLYN
  • 445 Albee Square West, Downtown Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Watch as New York City Professional Circus Performers showcase their works-in-progress and show-ready acts of dazzling skills, innovative...

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ONLINE Improv

  • Jan. 13, 2021 - Mar. 17, 2021 , Wednesdays, 01/13, 01/27, 02/10, 03/03 and 03/17, 7-7:45pm
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • $30 for 6 Zoom sessions

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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ONLINE Musical Theater Class

  • Jan. 14, 2021 - Mar. 18, 2021 , Thursdays, 01/14, 01/28, 02/11, 02/25, 03/04 and 03/18, 7-7:45pm
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • $30 for 6 Zoom sessions

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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ONLINE Virtual Winter Singalongs with Chloe

  • Jan. 13, 2021 - Mar. 24, 2021 , All Day, Wednesdays
  • Port Chester-Rye Brook Library
  • One Haseco Avenue, Port Chester
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • FREE

Join along with the fun, sing songs, and move and groove!

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ONLINE Winter Chorus

  • Jan. 06, 2021 - Mar. 24, 2021 , Wednesdays, 01/06, 01/20, 02/03, 02/24, 03/10 and 03/24, 4:15-4:45pm
  • The New York Friendship Circle
  • ,
  • All Ages
  • $30 for 6 Zoom sessions

Practice connecting with our mind and bodies through stretches, breath work and positive thinking strategies. Advanced registration required. ...

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IN PERSON Aladdin & the Wonderful Lamp

  • Jan. 09, 2021 - Mar. 28, 2021 , Saturdays and Sundays, 12:30pm and 2:30pm; Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 4pm
  • Puppetworks, Inc.
  • 338 Sixth Avenue, Park Slope
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $11; $10 children

See Aladdin & the Wonderful Lamp from "1,001 Arabian Nights, " adapted for Marionettes by Nicolas Coppola (suggested for ages 3 ...

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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...

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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. ...

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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!

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