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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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IN PERSON Town of Clarkstown Golf Challenge

  • Sep. 25, 2020, 6:30-8pm
  • Zukor Park
  • 31 Zukor Road, New City
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Participate in the Town of Clarkstown Golf Challenge. 3 attempts per person on each challenge Chipping off mats -Closest to the pin (Soccer Field Z...

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ONLINE Virtual Yoga for Kids

  • Sep. 25, 2020, 4pm
  • Oceanside Library
  • 30 Davison Ave, Oceanside
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Wind down for the day with a relaxing session of yoga with Ms. MaryClare.

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smar...

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ONLINE RUN FOR THE WILD

  • Sep. 26, 2020, 7am-12pm
  • Bronx Zoo
  • 2300 Southern Blvd., Bronx
  • All Ages
  • Registration fee $20-$35

More than 5,000 runners and walkers are expected to participate in this year's event and all are welcome to stay after the race to take part in post-run activities and visit the Bronx Zoo.

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IN PERSON Ropes Course Holiday Hours

  • Sep. 28, 2020, 9am-8pm
  • Boundless Adventures
  • 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $62; $57 ages 7-11

Boundless Adventures aerial adventure park combines high ropes courses with zip lining. High in the trees are elements that require adventure-seeke...

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Stony Brook Medicine’s Mall Walkers Club

  • Sep. 30, 2020, 8am
  • Smith Haven Mall
  • 313 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Mall Walker Monthly Members receive a complimentary snack and blood pressure screening starting at 8am, and hear an informative lecture at 9am. Sign up online. 

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BluePath Service Dogs 4th Annual Walkathon

  • Oct. 03, 2020, 10am-2pm
  • FDR State Park
  • 2957 Crompond Rd, Yorktown Hgts
  • All Ages
  • $35; $25 children younger than 13

Raise money to provide autism service dogs for those in need and enjoy activities for kids. 

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ONLINE Mommy & Me Virtual Yoga Class

  • Oct. 03, 2020, 11-11:30am
  • Friends Academy
  • 270 DUCK POND RD, LOCUST VALLEY
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Adult
  • FREE Free

Please join Friends Academy for a complimentary Mommy & Me Virtual Yoga class. This class will offer an understanding of yoga practice while im...

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ONLINE Unicorn Yoga Rainbow Adventure

  • Oct. 04, 2020, 10-10:45am
  • Karma Kids Yoga
  • 16 Madison Square West, NY
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $15 per child

It's time to soar across the rainbow to a land of sunshine and sparkles where the mythical and magical unicorns run free! Take a magnificent ad...

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IN PERSON Ropes Course Holiday Hours

  • Oct. 12, 2020, 9am-8pm
  • Boundless Adventures
  • 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $62; $57 ages 7-11

Boundless Adventures aerial adventure park combines high ropes courses with zip lining. High in the trees are elements that require adventure-seeke...

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IN PERSON and ONLINE Stronger Than Cancer 5K

  • Oct. 18, 2020, 8am-2pm
  • Sid Jacobson JCC
  • 300 Forest Drive, East Hills
  • All Ages
  • $25 registration after 10/3; $20 registration before 10/3

Walk or run, either virtually or in-person, in support of the Nancy Marx Cancer Wellness Center which provides exercise, discussion groups, individ...

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IN PERSON 2020 Brooklyn Greenway Ride

  • Sep. 01, 2020 - Sep. 30, 2020 , Anytime
  • Brooklyn Waterfront
  • Brooklyn Waterfront, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • $0-$25 (supports the Brooklyn Greenway Initiative)

The annual bike ride is back! Explore Brooklyn's storied waterfront on this socially distanced, self-guided 26-mile journey.Discover Brooklyn&#...

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IN PERSON Roller Skating

  • Sep. 09, 2020 - Oct. 17, 2020 , Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, 12-5pm; Fridays, 12-6pm; Saturdays, 10am-7pm
  • LeFrak Center at Lakeside, Prospect Park
  • 171 East Dr. , NY , Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • $10 weekends and holidays; $6 weekdays; $7 skate rental

Skate to a mix of pop hits while taking in views of Prospect Park Lake. 

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IN PERSON Kids Zumba

  • Aug. 12, 2020 - Sep. 30, 2020 , Wednesdays, 3:15-4pm
  • Great Neck Stepping Point Park
  • Redbrook Rd., Kings Point
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $25 per class; discounts on multi class passes available

Instructor Michele Tabaroki, owner of ConfiDanze Dance Studio, will have you grooving to the beats of salsa, flamenco and merengue music, dancing y...

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POST-PAUSE Zumba Classes

  • Aug. 16, 2020 - Oct. 04, 2020 , Sundays., 10-11am
  • Great Neck Stepping Stone Park
  • 38 Stepping Stone Lane, Great Neck
  • Teen, Adult
  • $15 per class

Instructor Michele Tabaroki has been dancing since childhood. She has studied ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary and Middle Eastern dance. She has bee...

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IN PERSON Adult Zumba

  • Aug. 10, 2020 - Oct. 04, 2020 , Mondays, Wednesdays and Sundays 10-11am
  • Great Neck Stepping Point Park
  • Redbrook Rd., Kings Point
  • Teen, Adult
  • $15 per class; discounts on multi class passes available

Instructor Michele Tabaroki, owner of ConfiDanze Dance Studio, will have you grooving to the beats of salsa, flamenco and merengue music, dancing y...

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ONLINE Virtual Yin Yoga@Home

  • Aug. 25, 2020 - Oct. 27, 2020 , Tuesdays, 7-8:15am
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Slower paced class involving variations of seated and supine poses held for 3-5 minutes. A more meditative approach to yoga. For all levels. Please join the program from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

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ONLINE Virtual Classic Yoga @ Home

  • Aug. 20, 2020 - Oct. 29, 2020 , Thursdays, 7-8:15am
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Wake up with stretching and strengthening asanas with the library from your own home.

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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. 

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Second Saturdays Trailwork Party + Bike Share at Highbridge Bike Park

  • Sep. 14, 2019 - Sep. 10, 2022 , 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.

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