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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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Tappan Community Cleanup

  • Apr. 04, 2020, 8:30am-5pm
  • Tappan Fire Department
  • 123 Washington Street, Tappan
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A great way to help the community and environment!

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Haverstraw Community Cleanup

  • Apr. 05, 2020, 10am-12pm
  • Village of Haverstraw Clock Tower
  • 40 New Main Street, Haverstraw
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A wonderful way to get outdoors and give back to the community!

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The Daniel Beer Memorial 5K Run/Walk

  • Apr. 05, 2020, 9:30am, kids fun run; 10am, 5k run/walk
  • Rockland Lake State Park
  • 299 Rockland Lake Road, Valley Cottage
  • All Ages
  • $25 run/walk; free for fun run

This family friendly 5K event was created to build community, embrace the Beer Family and all who loved Daniel, and to support The Daniel Beer Foundation. Register online. 

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US Coffee 6th Annual Run for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

  • Apr. 11, 2020, 7:30am, Registration & Check-In; 9am, Kids 10 & Under Fun Run; 9:30am, Official 4 Mile Run/Walk
  • The Allegria Hotel
  • Long Beach Boardwalk, Long Beach
  • All Ages
  • $25 4 mile run/walk; $10 kids half mile run

Support a very important cause while enjoying a great day right on the Long Beach boardwalk!

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Tony Award-winner Marc Shaiman: A Performance & Conversation

  • Apr. 16, 2020, 7-8:30pm
  • Music Conservatory of Westchester
  • 216 Central Ave, White Plains
  • All Ages
  • $30 VIP Tickets; $20 General Admission

Broadway fans will experience an intimate performance and conversation with the maestro behind Hairspray, Charlie & the Chocolate Factory, Catch Me If You Can, and more incredible musical stage and screen favorites.

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Down For the Count: A Night of Boxing and MMA

  • Apr. 17, 2020, 7pm
  • Paramount Hudson Valley Theater
  • 1008 Brown Street, Peekskill
  • All Ages
  • $35-$75

Join the Paramount Hudson Valley Theater in Peekskill for a thrilling night of amateur boxing, MMA & Kickboxing fights. Support these talented ...

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Hillburn Community Cleanup Event

  • Apr. 18, 2020, 8:30am-12pm
  • Hillburn Youth Center
  • 77 5th Street, Hillburn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A great way to help the environment and earn community service hours!

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Congers Community Cleanup

  • Apr. 18, 2020, 9am-12pm
  • Congers Train Station Park
  • 26 Burnside Ave., Congers
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Great way to get outside and help the environment!

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Nyack Community Cleanup Event

  • Apr. 18, 2020, 9am-12pm
  • River Space Municipal Parking
  • Depot Pl. , Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Help your community stay clean. 

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Valley Cottage Community Cleanup

  • Apr. 18, 2020, 10am-2pm
  • Valley Cottage Library
  • 110 NY-303, Valley Cottage
  • All Ages
  • FREE

This is a great way to give back to the community and get outdoors!

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Spring Valley Community Cleanup Event at MLK

  • Apr. 18, 2020, 10am-1pm
  • MLK Center
  • 110 Bethune Blvd., Spring Valley
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A great way to help the environment and earn community service hours!

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SPRING PLANT CONSERVATION VOLUNTEER DAY

  • Apr. 18, 2020, 10am-2pm
  • Garvies Point Museum
  • 50 Barry Drive, Glen Cove
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Help remove non-native invasive plants from the nature preserve. RSVP requested. 

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CANCELED Town of Islip's Polar Bear Splash benefiting AHRC Suffolk

  • Apr. 18, 2020, 9-11am
  • Bay Shore Marina
  • South Clinton Street, Bay Shore
  • All Ages
  • $20

Brave the bay and support children and adults with intellectual and other developmental disabilities. 

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Blauvelt Community Cleanup

  • Apr. 19, 2020, 10am-1pm
  • Hennessy Center
  • 495 Western Highway, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A great way to help the environment and earn community service hours!

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‘Dare 2B Free’ a United Way Fundraiser

  • Apr. 19, 2020, 6:30-8:30pm
  • Westchester County Center
  • 198 Central Ave, White Plains
  • All Ages
  • $35

Mama Foundation for the Arts, Ladies of Hip Hop Festival and Battery Dance Company, and others will be on hand for this important fundraiser. 

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Volunteering Together

  • Apr. 20, 2020, 6-7pm
  • Patchogue-Medford Library
  • 54-60 East Main Street, Patchogue
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Paint portraits of shelter pets to help them get adopted!

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Earring Making with Joan Lloyd

  • Apr. 21, 2020, 4-5:30pm
  • Mount Kisco Public Library
  • 100 East Main Street, Mount KIsco
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Learn to make earrings while helping a good cause. For every pair of earrings you make, make another pair that will be donated to a battered women&...

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Sassy Ladies Shopping Night Out

  • Apr. 24, 2020, 5:30-10pm
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tarrytown
  • 455 S Broadway, Tarrytown
  • Adult
  • $20-$50

Sassy Ladies Shopping Night out is celebrating 10 years! Join them for a wonderful evening which will include... DJ, Comedy Spotlight, Food/Wine Ta...

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RUN FOR THE WILD

  • Apr. 25, 2020, 8am
  • Bronx Zoo
  • 2300 Southern Blvd., Bronx
  • All Ages
  • Registration fee $30-$50

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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Stony Point Community Cleanup

  • Apr. 25, 2020, 9am-12pm
  • James A. Farley Elementary School
  • 140 NY-210, Stony Point
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Help the environment and stay for a post cleanup BBQ!

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Suffern Community Cleanup

  • Apr. 25, 2020, 9am-12pm
  • Suffern Village Community Center
  • 41 Washington Ave., Suffern
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A great way to give back to the community and the local environment! 

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Palisades Community Cleanup

  • Apr. 25, 2020, 9am-1pm
  • Palisades Community Center
  • 675 Oak Tree Road, Palisades
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Help the environment and earn community service hours!

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Nanuet Community Cleanup

  • Apr. 25, 2020, 9am-1pm
  • Harley Davidson
  • 33 RT 304, Nanuet
  • All Ages
  • FREE

A great way to help the environment and earn community service hours!

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5K Color Run

  • Apr. 25, 2020, 9am, Competitive Run; 10am, Fun Run
  • Fort Hamilton
  • 101 St ST & Fort Hamilton Parkway, Brooklyn
  • All Ages
  • $10; free for military families with promo code

Celebrates healthiness, happiness, and individuality in support to the Month of the Military Child. Please wear white attire. Registration required. 

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YCFL Color Run - Running for Australia and Our Environment

  • Apr. 25, 2020, 11am-12pm, 1 Mile Koala Run / Walk; 11:30am-3pm, 5K Run
  • Constitution Park
  • Fletcher Ave & Lewis Street, Fort Lee
  • All Ages
  • $30; $25 5k Run in advance; $20 Koala Run in advance

Run to raise funds to donate to Australian state fire authorities and local fire brigades in Australian states that have been severely affected by the fires.

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Airmont Community Cleanup Event

  • Apr. 26, 2020, 9am-12pm
  • Airmont Village Hall
  • 251 Cherry Lane, Airmont
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Help the environment and earn community service hours!

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Sloatsburg Community Cleanup

  • Apr. 26, 2020, 10am-1pm
  • Sloatsburg Village Hall
  • 96 Orange Turnpike, Sloatsburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Help the environment and earn community service hours! Snacks and drinks will be provided.

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American Cancer Society Wellness Festival

  • Apr. 26, 2020, 8am-2pm
  • Smith Haven Mall
  • 313 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods and classes

American Cancer Society’s Wellness Festival is a day celebrating fitness and fun while educating about preventative care.

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14th Annual SPring Car Show

  • May. 03, 2020, 9am-4pm
  • St. Patrick's School
  • 280 East Main St., Smithtown
  • All Ages
  • $15 to enter cars; $5 general admission; free for kids

Enjoy seeing the cars, bouncer, slides, craft, vendors for mom, raffles, food and DJ Night Train.

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Annual CTREE Giddy Up 5K

  • May. 03, 2020, 9am-12pm
  • Sagg Main Beach
  • Sagg Main Beach, Sagaponack
  • All Ages
  • $30; $25 advanced registration

Run for a good cause- medals and trophies for all!

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Kid Power

  • Apr. 02, 2020 - Jun. 30, 2020 , Anytime
  • UNICEF
  • ,
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

UNICEF Kid Power is a FREE dance, yoga and activity video platform to help children feel energized and empowered. When kids get active with Kid Pow...

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