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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 111–120 out of 1,115 events
from July 29, 2014 to January 29, 2016
in Kids (x) category

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Aug 3

History Play Date: Plant Your Own Peas

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum), Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Get your hands in the dirt at the Dyckman Farm! Young visitors are invited to drop in and help while we harvest vegetables from the Kitchen Garden and learn what the Dyckmans grew on…
Category: Education, Nature, History, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Markets, Food, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, August 4, 2014

Aug 4

Adventures in Time Summer History Day Camp

at Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

9:00 a.m.3:00 a.m.
Immersed in the everyday life of a child in 18th century and dressed in period style clothing, campers learn about the Van Cortlandt Family and the history that happened here all while having fun.
Category: Education, History, Kids

Must See
Event
Aug 4

HSBC Children's Garden Summer Session at QBG

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The HSBC Children’s Garden at Queens Botanical Garden offers hands-on discovery for ages 5 – 12.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Summer Camp in the Greenbelt

at High Rock Gate (in High Rock Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
It's not too late to register for camp this season at the Greenbelt.
Category: Kids

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Dinosaur Safari: Mysteries Revealed

at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
See more than 30 animatronic dinosaurs, including a 40-foot long tyrannosaurus rex, on this ride through the two-acre safari.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Summer Sports Experience: Sunset Park

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Bring your kids to the Summer Sports Experience! In the program, Parks staff teach kids through intensive sports clinics. On site registration IS REQUIRED for Brooklyn clinics.
Category: Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Summer Workshops at the Conference House: Antique Paper Making

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Go through the process of making your own "antique paper" and bring it home with you! For ages 6 - 12. Taught by Maryann Diglio **Pre-registration required with…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

SummerStage Kids Presents: Chris Clark Bicycle Stunt Show

at Morningside Park Stage (in Morningside Park), Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Over the past decade professional stunt cyclist Chris Clark has competed around the world and entertained thousands at events like the Gravity Games, the Vans Warped Tour, New…
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

SummerStage Kids Presents: Puppetmobile

at Willowbrook Park, Staten Island

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
City Parks Foundation is excited to announce the return of its popular PuppetMobile production, Little Red’s Hood.
Category: Kids, Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids

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