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Best for Kids

NYC Parks offers a multitude of events, programs and activities made with kids especially in mind. Children will have plenty to keep them active throughout the year no matter what their interests.

Best for Kids Events

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Aug16

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Queens Botanical Garden Extended Summer Evenings

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
QBG is extending its open hours so you can enjoy twilight at the garden every Thursday evening in July and August.

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Movies Under the Stars: Toy Story 3

at Col David Marcus Playground (in Colonel David Marcus Playground)Brooklyn

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
In this third installment of the beloved animated classic, the toys are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Movies Under the Stars: Little Giants

at Father Macris ParkStaten Island

8:15 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Feuding brothers coach rival football teams.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 17, 2018

Aug17

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Youth of all skill levels will enjoy personal instruction that will help their game and improve their confidence on the court.

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Toddler Day

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

12:15 p.m.1:45 p.m.
Babies and todders come sing, play and learn with us. We will engage children in a viariety of activities like arts, bubbles, and music. This is a great way children can be…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Summer Sports Experience: Instructional Volleyball

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Our knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Picnic & Play

at East River Picnic Area (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Bring out your family and friends for fun games like giant Connect 4, Jenga, board games, hula hoops, art projects, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Family Camping: Bronx

at Van Cortlandt ParkBronx

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families. Registration is required.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Central Park Conservancy Film Festival: The Muppets Take Manhattan

at Frisbee Hill (in Central Park)Manhattan

6:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
?Directed by Frank Oz, this fun confection of old-fashioned entertainment features Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, and the whole Muppet crew striving to bring their variety show, “Manhattan Melodies”, to Broadway.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Family Camping: Queens

at Alley Pond ParkQueens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping with the Urban Park Rangers and your family is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and create lasting memories. Registration required.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Movies Under the Stars: Ferdinand

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Movies Under the Stars: The Lion King

at School Road and Bay Street (in Von Briesen Park)Staten Island

8:15 p.m.9:45 p.m.
A royal lion cub is driven into exile after his uncle murders his father.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Hudson RiverFlicks - Family Fridays: The Karate Kid (1984)

at Hudson River Park's Pier 46 This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Daniel moves to Southern California with his mother, Lucille, but quickly finds himself the target of a group of bullies who study karate at the Cobra Kai dojo.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Aug18

Summer Streets

at City Hall ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location, East 72nd Street and Fifth AvenueManhattan

7:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
On the first three Saturdays in August between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., nearly seven miles of New York City’s streets are open to the public to play, run, walk, and bike.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug18

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Advanced Animal Care Trainee

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Help care for our animals and all their quirks by learning how to train them, engage them, pamper them, and supplement their diets.

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Towering Trees - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Take a hike through the North Woods and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees - from seeds and leaves to logs - contribute to the health of an urban park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Family Art Project: Fishy Fun

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Turn colorful paper bags into fantastic 3-D fish that can swim through the air and flutter home with you.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Flag Football Clinic

at Kissena Playground (in Kissena Park)Queens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The league welcomes girls and boys ages five to 17 to take part in instructional drills, strategies, and live game play.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

ArchforKids Workshop

at Second Floor of the Muhlenberg LibraryManhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Through building, families will explore architectural structures of NYC, make a city block, and envision the future of the city incorporating concepts of urban design, livability, and sustainability.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Natures Workshop: Build Your Own Sand Creatures

at Neptune Avenue and Bayview AvenueBrooklyn

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Each program in this series explores its topic in depth and allows you to develop a skill, participate in a hands-on project, and indulge your curiosity.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Summer on the Hudson: FlyNYC

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Music and kites fill the air at this festival for all ages! Kite kits are provided free for children (while supplies last), or bring your own favorite kite from home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Printmaking with The Crafty Lumberjacks

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn three different unconventional stamping techniques with HGTV’s Astoria residents, The Crafty Lumberjacks.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Summer Open House: H.H. Biddle House

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore a grand Greek Revival building that sits atop clay colored bluffs overlooking the Raritan Bay and Arthur Kill waterways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Back to School

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

12:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
School supply giveaway. With support from Book Fairies, Tiga Pediatrics and Councilmember Cohen's office we will be distributing school supplies. Throughout the event…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Bryant Park Reading Room Kids: Rolie Polie Guacamole Band

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Join us in the Reading Room on Saturdays this summer for visits from favorite literary characters, stories, music, and magic. This week, roll around with Rolie Polie Guacamole Band.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

5th Annual Family Day

at Wayanda ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us and Council Member I.Daneek Millerf or an afternoon of games, rides, health screening, face painting, arts and crafts, sports activities, and the sounds of the mobile Jazz crew.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Towering Trees - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Take a hike through the North Woods and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees - from seeds and leaves to logs - contribute to the health of an urban park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Bryant Park Reading Room Kids: Arts and Crafts

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
Creative classes by Private Picassos are perfect for little hands, ages 1-10.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Science Saturdays

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn about composting and how it helps grow the food that we love.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for fun farm art projects that you can create and take home! All ages are welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Cido the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
From his red nose to his big feet, Cido is a professional clown to the fullest. This clown magic show is sure to be fun for all!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Fort Tryon Kids: Birds of a Feather at Cabrini Woods

at Billings Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join nature experts from the Alley Pond Environmental Center at Cabrini Woods as they introduce you to the wonderful world of birds. Children will explore the adaptations birds have…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Nature Center Adventure programs include scavenger hunts, nature crafts and games, and getting up close and personal with our nature center animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Cido the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
From his red nose to his big feet, Cido is a professional clown to the fullest. This clown magic show is sure to be fun for all!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Family Camping: Staten Island

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
We camp to create lasting memories, connect with the natural world, and bond with our families. Registration for this program is required.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Storytime in the Garden

at Poppa & Momma Jones Historical GardenBrooklyn

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
We're having story reading in the garden every Saturday to encourage summer literacy. Each book will be cross-content areas of Science, Social Studies, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Family Camping: Manhattan

at Central ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
The Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping and we look forward to welcoming your family. Registratioin is required. Participants are chosen by lottery.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Movies Under the Stars: Black Panther

at Roy Wilkins Recreation CenterQueens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Movies Under the Stars: Despicable Me 3

at Marc and Jason's Playground (in Marc And Jason's Playground)Brooklyn

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Gru (Steve Carrell) meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru (Steve Carell) who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Movies Under the Stars: The Emoji Movie

at De Matti Playground (in De Matti Park)Staten Island

8:15 p.m.9:30 p.m.
An outcast emoji goes on a journey across various apps in this comedy set inside a smartphone.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Movies Under The Stars: Coco

at Mullaly ParkBronx This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Aug19

Turnip the Beet: 'Melon-cholic' Mood

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

9:30 a.m.11:00 p.m.
Plant, pick, study, and maybe even taste some strange and unusual summer melon species. We’ll listen to the blues to get in a sweet, soulful, melon-choly mood.

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Family Art Project: Fishy Fun

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Turn colorful paper bags into fantastic 3-D fish that can swim through the air and flutter home with you.

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug19

APEC Adventure Time Furry Friends

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

10:30 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Touch and feel a variety of furry animals and learn about what makes them so special.

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Big City Fishing: Sundays

at Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Drop in a line and relax, or engage with environmental educators on such topics such as water quality, fish biology, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Big City Fishing: Sundays at Pier 84

at Hudson River Park's Pier 84 This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Drop in a line and relax, or engage with environmental educators on such topics as water quality, fish biology, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Little Cooks: Undersea BBQ (Age 5-7)

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Kids ages 5-7 can get creative as we make ourselves underwater animals using foods you find at a BBQ.

Must See
Event
Aug19

Presto Pete & Incredulous Chris

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Presto Pete and Incredulous Chris are New England's only two-man kids magic show! They give an ultra, high-energy performance that capture's kids' attention and doesn't let go!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Presto Pete & Incredulous Chris

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Presto Pete and Incredulous Chris are New England's only two-man kids magic show! They give an ultra, high-energy performance that capture's kids' attention and doesn't let go!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Movies Under the Stars: Saving Jamaica Bay

at Beach 94th Street Plaza (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free screening of the documentary Saving Jamaica Bay.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 20, 2018

Aug20

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug20

Nature Programs

at Beach 94th Street Plaza (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join us in the Rockaways for various Urban Park Rangers programs, fishing games, animal identification, button making, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug20

Movies Under The Stars: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

at Rainey ParkBronx

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Four high school kids discover an old video game console and are drawn into the game's jungle setting, literally becoming the adult avatars they chose...
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Aug21

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Kids play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Puppets in the Park Presents 'The Big Good Wolf'

at 76th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard (in Alley Pond Park)Queens

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
This modern day fairy tale finds Baby Bear and his friend Goldilocks making it their mission to help change the Big Bad Wolf into good.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Summer Sports Experience: Instructional Soccer

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

11:00 a.m.12:45 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Our knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Mad Science: What Do You Know About H2O?

at Beach 94th Street Plaza (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
There will be various acts geared to kids of all ages! Kids can explore the NYPD Rock wall, enjoy kids bands, reptile shows, and arts and crafts.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Summer Sports Experience: Spikeball

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Our knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Summer Sports Experience: Spikeball

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Our knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Family Music

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
In this highly entertaining and educational class, music is used as a vehicle for kids to learn about the world around them.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Movies Under the Stars: The BFG

at Col Charles Young Playground (in Col. Young Playground)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
An orphan little girl befriends a benevolent giant who takes her to Giant Country, where they attempt to stop the man-eating giants that are invading the human world.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Movies Under the Stars: Paddington 2

at Lost Battalion Hall Recreation CenterQueens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Paddington Bear tries to buy an antique book for his aunt's 100th birthday, but his quest brings him into conflict with an unscrupulous actor who also wants the tome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Summer Sports Experience: Instructional Lacrosse

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

11:30 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Our knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football,…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Aug22

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Kids play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Kids can join in the yoga fun as they stretch and move to songs, rhymes, and more with Sacred Sounds Yoga.Please bring your own yoga mat.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Fun Stuff in the Park: Will Shaw, Comedic Juggling

at Playground for All Children (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
In this kid-friendly event, Will Shaw presents his spellbinding comedic juggling and cool wit.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Community Days at Conference House Park

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Enjoy Conference House Park’s newest community space: the new patio garden.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Kids' Nature Arts & Crafts

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Enjoy arts & crafts in the patio garden.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

LINC Read a Loud

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
This bilingual children's program will start with a story and then there will be activities after the reading for the whole family.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Children's Cultural Story & Food Experience

at Dorothy K. McGowan Memorial GardenManhattan

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Taste traditional cultural Pueblo dish of Anasazi beans and Ham Hock made from these beans. Bring your kids for a reading of a Native American folktale!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Up

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring the kids, and settle in for a free screening of this Oscar-winning animation film!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Movies Under the Stars: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Rey develops her newly-discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares for battle with the First Order.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Aug23

Summer on the Hudson: Super Soccer Stars

at 72nd Track and Lawn (in Riverside Park)Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Children 5 years old and younger learn soccer skills in a fun, non-competitive, educational environment to build self-confidence and to develop teamwork.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Stories In The Shade

at Playground for All Children (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Join us on Thursdays from July 12 through August 16 at Pelham Bay Park for stories and fun as part of the New York Public Library’s Summer Reading Program.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Stories in the Garden

at Wave HillBronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Each week, Wave Hill educators share some of their favorite nature stories.

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Summer Sports Experience: Instructional Soccer

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

11:00 a.m.12:45 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Our knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Free Carousel Rides

at The Carousel (in Prospect Park)Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join Prospect Park Alliance every Thursday in August for free carousel rides in Prospect Park!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Summer Sports Experience: Spikeball

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Our knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Summer Sports Experience: Spikeball

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Our knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Queens Botanical Garden Extended Summer Evenings

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
QBG is extending its open hours so you can enjoy twilight at the garden every Thursday evening in July and August.

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Community Movie Night: Coco

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Come join us for a family screening of Coco, co-sponsored by Elite Learners and Council Member Jumaane D. Williams!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Movies Under the Stars: Despicable Me 3

at Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center (in Alfred E. Smith Playground)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Hudson RiverFlicks: Sing-Along Screenings: Frozen

at Hudson River Park's Clinton Cove This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
When their kingdom becomes trapped in winter, fearless Anna joins forces with mountaineer Kristoff and his reindeer to find her sister, Snow Queen Elsa, and break her icy spell.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Summer Sports Experience: Instructional Lacrosse

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

11:30 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Our knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football,…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 24, 2018

Aug24

Opening Day: Herbaria

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Through the preserved collection of specimens presented as part of Herbaria, explore the large variety of plant species that grow at QBG.

Must See
Event
Aug24

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Movie Night Across from Golden Pond: Despicable Me 3

at 35th Avenue and Cross Island Parkway (in Crocheron Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Greenbelt on the Go: Bat Hike!

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Children ages 7 and older can learn about bats on this nighttime hike! Find out what they eat, how they catch prey, and understand more about these creatures of the night.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Movies Under the Stars: Paddington 2

at Maine Avenue and Neal Dow Avenue (in Westerleigh Park)Staten Island

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Paddington Bear tries to buy an antique book for his aunt's 100th birthday, but his quest brings him into conflict with an unscrupulous actor who also wants the tome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Hudson RiverFlicks - Family Fridays: Coco

at Hudson River Park's Pier 46 This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. After meeting a charming trickster named Héctor, the two new friends embark on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Aug25

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Towering Trees - The Ramble

at Loeb Boathouse (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Take a hike through the Ramble and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees - from seeds and leaves to logs - contribute to the health of an urban park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Family Art Project: Delicate Dragonfly Wings

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Study these ancient insects, and collect transparent materials to create delicate, iridescent—even stained-glass-like—shimmering wings that mimic those of the dragonfly!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Flag Football Clinic

at Kissena Playground (in Kissena Park)Queens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The league welcomes girls and boys ages five to 17 to take part in instructional drills, strategies, and live game play.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Rockway Caribbean Carnival

at Beach 94th Street Plaza (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

11:00 a.m.9:00 p.m.
Celebrate West Indian culture with a day of music and dancing.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Learn to Ride

at Grover Cleveland Park (in Grover Cleveland Playground)Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring a bike, a child, and a helmet for this free, fun event! Show your child, 5 years of age or older, how to ride a 2-wheeler using the "balance first"…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Animal of the Month Club: Frogs

at Parking Lot (in High Rock Park)Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers as we search for these amphibians and learn why they are unique.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Summer Sports Experience: Instructional Soccer

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

11:00 a.m.12:45 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience is an instructional youth program that teaches sports skills. Our knowledgeable Parks staff train kids in sports like baseball, basketball, flag football,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Summer on the Hudson: Baylander Billion Oyster Project Presentation

at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Come see the Billion Oyster Project on the Baylander’s Jungle Deck. Learn about the project's latest effort to restore our harbor!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Wish Pots with Penelope Katsaras

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Using the techniques of pinch, coil, and simple press molds, we will build decorative pots to hold our wishes.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Summer Open House: H.H. Biddle House

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore a grand Greek Revival building that sits atop clay colored bluffs overlooking the Raritan Bay and Arthur Kill waterways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Back to School

at Brookville ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Donovan Richards for an afternoon of games, inflatables, music, crafts, popcorn, cotton candy, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Towering Trees - The Ramble

at Loeb Boathouse (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Take a hike through the Ramble and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees - from seeds and leaves to logs - contribute to the health of an urban park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for fun farm art projects that you can create and take home! All ages are welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Skatz the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Combining magic and clownery, Skats makes everyone laugh out loud while also leaving them in amazement!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Public Art Opening: Tanda Francis' Adorn Me

at Myrtle Avenue at Washington Park (in Fort Greene Park)Brooklyn

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Tanda Francis’ work examines the African presence in public space as a powerful force of beauty and cultural relevance. Adorn Me will address the underrepresentation of this demographic in public artworks, and provide a healing message during a time of heated debate over monuments erected as symbols of oppression and control.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Skatz the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Combining magic and clownery, Skats makes everyone laugh out loud while also leaving them in amazement!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Storytime in the Garden

at Poppa & Momma Jones Historical GardenBrooklyn

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
We're having story reading in the garden every Saturday to encourage summer literacy. Each book will be cross-content areas of Science, Social Studies, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Movies Under the Stars: Descendants 2

at Cedar Grove Avenue and Cedar Grove Place (in Great Kills Park)Staten Island

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Mal returns to the Isle of the Lost where her archenemy Uma is the self-proclaimed queen of the town and plans to free all the villains imprisoned on the isle.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 26, 2018

Aug26

Family Art Project: Delicate Dragonfly Wings

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Study these ancient insects, and collect transparent materials and create delicate, iridescent—even stained-glass-like—shimmering wings that mimic those of the dragonfly!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Big City Fishing: Sundays

at Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Drop in a line and relax, or engage with environmental educators on such topics such as water quality, fish biology, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Big City Fishing: Sundays at Pier 84

at Hudson River Park's Pier 84 This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Drop in a line and relax, or engage with environmental educators on such topics as water quality, fish biology, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze Sundays

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Amateur Astronomers Association and solargazing return with solar telescopes specifically designed to safely look at the sun and see sunspots and prominences under a summer sky.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Cido the Clown

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
From his red nose to his big feet, Cido is a professional clown to the fullest. This clown magic show is sure to be fun for all!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Cido the Clown

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
From his red nose to his big feet, Cido is a professional clown to the fullest. This clown magic show is sure to be fun for all!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Movies Under the Stars: The Princess Bride

at Beach 94th Street Plaza (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
?While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Movie Under the stars: The Princess Bride

at Beach 94th Street Plaza (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Bring a blanket or low chair to the beach for a free screening of The Princess Bride!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 27, 2018

Aug27

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug27

Nature Programs

at Beach 94th Street Plaza (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join us in the Rockaways for various Urban Park Rangers programs, fishing games, animal identification, button making, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug27

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at Lower Highland Playground (in Highland Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer in this Academy Award-winning film.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug27

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Aug28

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug28

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Kids play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug28

Garden Storytime

at East 43rd Street Community GardenBrooklyn

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for a read aloud, music, and singing during storytime in partnership with Brooklyn Public Library. Toddlers also get to plant seeds following story time.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug28

Mad Science: What Do You Know About H2O?

at Beach 94th Street Plaza (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
There will be various acts geared to kids of all ages! Kids can explore the NYPD Rock wall, enjoy kids bands, reptile shows, and arts and crafts.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug28

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug28

Family Music

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
In this highly entertaining and educational class, music is used as a vehicle for kids to learn about the world around them.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug28

Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Ninjago Movie

at Paerdegat ParkBrooklyn

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! This animated adventure follows Lloyd (Dave Franco), aka the Green Ninja, and…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug28

Movies Under the Stars: Isle of Dogs

at Sol Lain Playground (in Sol Lain Plgd)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Set in Japan, Isle of Dogs follows a boy's odyssey in search of his lost dog.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Aug29

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Kids play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Kids can join in the yoga fun as they stretch and move to songs, rhymes, and more with Sacred Sounds Yoga.Please bring your own yoga mat.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Community Days at Conference House Park

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Enjoy Conference House Park’s newest community space: the new patio garden.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Kids' Nature Arts & Crafts

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Enjoy arts & crafts in the patio garden.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Watercolors on the Waterfront

at LIC Landing Events Space (in Hunter's Point South Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Enjoy stunning sunset views while painting the famous NYC skyline or whatever else your heart desires! An LIC-based artist will be on hand to provide tips!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Movies Under the Stars: Despicable Me 3

at Col David Marcus Playground (in Colonel David Marcus Playground)Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at Grover Cleveland Park (in Grover Cleveland Playground)Queens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music,…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Aug30

Summer on the Hudson: Super Soccer Stars

at 72nd Track and Lawn (in Riverside Park)Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Children 5 years old and younger learn soccer skills in a fun, non-competitive, educational environment to build self-confidence and to develop teamwork.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug30

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug30

Stories In The Shade

at Playground for All Children (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Join us on Thursdays from July 12 through August 16 at Pelham Bay Park for stories and fun as part of the New York Public Library’s Summer Reading Program.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug30

Free Carousel Rides

at The Carousel (in Prospect Park)Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join Prospect Park Alliance every Thursday in August for free carousel rides in Prospect Park!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug30

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug30

Greenbelt Environmental Education Night: Carousel for All Children at Willowbrook Park

at Willowbrook ParkStaten Island

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
In addition to science-related activities led by Greenbelt Educators, there will be face painting, the MakerSpace STEAM Wagon, a radio station with music, and giveaways!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug30

Movies Under the Stars: The Wizard of Oz

at Detective Russel Timoshenko Soccer Field (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach)Staten Island

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
A tornado whisks young Kansas native Dorothy and her dog Toto away to the magical land of Oz, where they befriend a Scarecrow, a Tin Man, and a Cowardly Lion.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 31, 2018

Aug31

Summer Sports Experience

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

9:30 a.m.6:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Movies Under the Stars: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

at Maria Hernandez ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The turtles face a new challenge when Shredder escapes from custody and joins forces with Baxter Stockman, a mad scientist who plans to use a serum to take over the world.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Movies Under the Stars: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

at Lenevar Avenue and Ionia Avenue (in Bloomingdale Park)Staten Island

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
An ex-stormtrooper, a scrappy desert dweller, and a droid companion embark on a journey that brings them face-to-face with heroes from the past, who are now battling a fascist regime called the First Order.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Movies Under the Stars: Lego: Batman

at Joseph P. Addabbo Memorial Park (in Tudor Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. In the irreverent spirit of fun that made The LEGO Movie a worldwide phenomenon,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Movies Under the Stars: Yogi Bear

at Faber Park (in Faber Pool and Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Yogi Bear (voiced by Dan Aykroyd), Boo Boo, and Ranger Rick must save Jellystone Park from Mayor Brown, who wants to sell the property due to low attendance.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Movies Under The Stars: Coco

at Williamsbridge OvalBronx

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz...
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Sep 1

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Flag Football Clinic

at Kissena Playground (in Kissena Park)Queens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The league welcomes girls and boys ages five to 17 to take part in instructional drills, strategies, and live game play.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the park through hands-on exploration using Discovery Kits
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Outdoor Skills: Shelter Building

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
This program will teach participants about the basics of shelter building in wilderness situations.
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep 1

Historic Richmond Town's 39th Annual Richmond County Fair!

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Check out circus performers, crafts and rides for the kids, live music, plenty of eats, and contests demonstrating all the fairground favorites!

Must See
Event
Sep 1

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Weaving Through Dreams with Karina Robledo

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Participants are invited to explore their creativity through crafting personalized dreamcatchers, as well as special booklets to capture thoughts and reflections.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Summer Open House: H.H. Biddle House

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore a grand Greek Revival building that sits atop clay colored bluffs overlooking the Raritan Bay and Arthur Kill waterways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Hands On History: 18th Century Music and Sing-Along

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Make your own shaker instrument, decorate it, and dance and play along to tunes that Rufus King and his family would have listened to in their home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for fun farm art projects that you can create and take home! All ages are welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Omar's Summer Send-Off

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Come celebrate the holiday weekend with live DJ music, dance contests, fun games, and magic shows.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Performance: Circus Amok

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Jugglers, stilt dancers, acrobats, puppets and paper mache lions fill the ring in a performance designed to help us navigate these treacherous times.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Movies Under the Stars: Kung Fu Panda

at Ehrenreich-Austin PlaygroundQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Karen Koslowitz, and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. The Dragon Warrior has to clash against the…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 2, 2018

Sep 2

Vet Tech 201

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
From testing heart rates and examining animal x-rays or bones, to using stethoscopes and viewing slides, our students will learn the techniques for in-depth animal examination.

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Big City Fishing: Sundays

at Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Drop in a line and relax, or engage with environmental educators on such topics such as water quality, fish biology, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Freshwater Fishing

at Park Drive and Clove Road (in Clove Lakes Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Our experienced Rangers will teach you the ethics of catch-and-release fishing, and how to hook a pumpkinseed sunfish, carp or chain pickerel.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Historic Richmond Town's 39th Annual Richmond County Fair!

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Check out circus performers, crafts and rides for the kids, live music, plenty of eats, and contests demonstrating all the fairground favorites!

Must See
Event
Sep 2

Vet Tech 301

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Whether you are an aspiring Doctor, Nurse, Vet, or Vet Tech, or you just love animals and science, you will leave this program with many practical animal care know-hows.

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Omar's Summer Send-Off

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Come celebrate the holiday weekend with live DJ music, dance contests, fun games, and magic shows.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Movies Under the Stars: The Little Mermaid

at Yellowstone ParkQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A mermaid princess makes a Faustian bargain with an unscrupulous sea-witch in order…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, September 3, 2018

Sep 3

Historic Richmond Town's 39th Annual Richmond County Fair!

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Check out circus performers, crafts and rides for the kids, live music, plenty of eats, and contests demonstrating all the fairground favorites!

Must See
Event

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Sep 4

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Sep 5

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Kids can join in the yoga fun as they stretch and move to songs, rhymes, and more with Sacred Sounds Yoga.Please bring your own yoga mat.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 5

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 5

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids
Sep 5

Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Batman Movie

at St. Nicholas Playground SouthManhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Sep 6

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 6

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park)Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Play as your favorite game piece and navigate the chess board from inside at our Human Chess games, where chess becomes an embodied team sport.
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, September 7, 2018

Sep 7

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Family Camping: Staten Island

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
We camp to create lasting memories, connect with the natural world, and bond with our families. Registration for this program is required.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Movies Under the Stars:Brave

at Paul Raimonda PlaygroundQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Princess Merida uses her bravery and archery skills to battle a curse and restore peace to the Scottish Highlands after she makes a wish that puts her entire kingdom in jeopardy.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Sep 8

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Flag Football Clinic

at Kissena Playground (in Kissena Park)Queens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The league welcomes girls and boys ages five to 17 to take part in instructional drills, strategies, and live game play.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Family Art Project: Plant Morphology

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Be inspired by the botanical illustrations in the exhibition opening in Glyndor Gallery this weekend. Then make drawings inspired by their shape, size and structure.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The Ramble

at Loeb Boathouse (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
earn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the Park through hands-on exploration using Discovery Kits
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Summer on the Hudson: Baylander Billion Oyster Project Presentation

at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Come see the Billion Oyster Project on the Baylander’s Jungle Deck. Learn about the project's latest effort to restore our harbor!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Workshop on the Street with Amy Khosbin

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Participants are invited to respond honestly and creatively to the political climate of today by making capes, sashes, badges, signs, and banners out of colorful felt.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Summer Open House: H.H. Biddle House

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore a grand Greek Revival building that sits atop clay colored bluffs overlooking the Raritan Bay and Arthur Kill waterways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for fun farm art projects that you can create and take home! All ages are welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Festival Minokan: A Song and Drum Celebration

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join Fanmi Asòtò for a festival of Haitian singing and drumming. A Lakou Souvenance ceremony honoring the spirits of Dahomey with music, dancing, and food.

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Family Camping: Queens

at Fort Totten ParkQueens

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping with the Urban Park Rangers and your family is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and create lasting memories. Registration required.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Family Camping & Astronomy: Queens

at Fort Totten ParkQueens

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers for an overnight adventure that includes star gazing. Registration is required.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Family Camping: Manhattan

at Inwood Hill ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
The Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping and we look forward to welcoming your family. Registratioin is required. Participants are chosen by lottery.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Movies Under the Stars: A Wrinkle in Time

at Carl Schurz Park Hockey Rink (in Carl Schurz Park)Manhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 9, 2018

Sep 9

Family Art Project: Plant Morphology

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Be inspired by the botanical illustrations in the exhibition opening in Glyndor Gallery this weekend. Then make drawings inspired by their shape, size and structure.

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Children's Gardening Workshop: Critters of the Garden

at North Pacific PlaygroundBrooklyn

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Friends of North Pacific Playground and Garden invite you to join us for FREE Children's gardening workshops...
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Grandparents’ Day Celebration

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Enjoy a relaxing nature walk, share a special story, meet cuddly animals and create a memorable craft together.

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Big City Fishing: Sundays

at Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Drop in a line and relax, or engage with environmental educators on such topics such as water quality, fish biology, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Summer on the Hudson: West Side County Fair!

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy a full day of county fair magic in Manhattan with live bands, sideshow performers, aerialists, carnival rides and games, local food and merchandise vendors and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Nature's Workshop: Create A Conservation Mural

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Find your muse in nature. This workshop will inspire you to create a mural to environmental conservation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Family Nature Walk

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join naturalist and educator Gabriel Willow on a family-friendly walk through the gardens or woodlands.

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Movies Under the Stars: The Incredibles

at Elmhurst ParkQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life,…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, September 10, 2018

Sep10

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Towering Trees - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Take a hike through the North Woods and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees - from seeds and leaves to logs - contribute to the health of an urban park.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Sep11

Discovering Bugs! Calling all Junior Entomologists

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Put on your lab coat and step into our “lab” to meet some special creatures up close and learn their importance in nature.

Best For
Kids
Sep11

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Towering Trees - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Take a hike through the North Woods and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees - from seeds and leaves to logs - contribute to the health of an urban park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep11

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Sep12

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Kids can join in the yoga fun as they stretch and move to songs, rhymes, and more with Sacred Sounds Yoga.Please bring your own yoga mat.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep12

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep12

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Sep13

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep13

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park)Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Play as your favorite game piece and navigate the chess board from inside at our Human Chess games, where chess becomes an embodied team sport.
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep13

Movies Under the Stars: Smurfs: The Lost Village

at Sol Bloom PlaygroundManhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy, and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, September 14, 2018

Sep14

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep14

Movies Under the Stars: Despicable Me 3

at Lawn at Colonial Road and 68th Street (in Owl's Head Park)Brooklyn

7:15 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Sep15

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Family Art Project: In the Path of Monarch Butterflies

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
With bold, painterly marks, make large-scale, printed butterflies with gorgeous, orange-red-black patterned wings for a group installation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the Park through hands-on exploration using Discovery Kits.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Learn to Ride

at Sol Lain Playground (in Sol Lain Plgd)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring a bike, a child, and a helmet for this free, fun event! Show your child, 5 years of age or older, how to ride a 2-wheeler using the "balance first"…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Clay Sculpture with The Noguchi Museum

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join Noguchi Museum educator Harumi Ori for a clay workshop and consider the possibilities and limitations of sculpting with clay.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Summer Open House: H.H. Biddle House

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore a grand Greek Revival building that sits atop clay colored bluffs overlooking the Raritan Bay and Arthur Kill waterways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Raptor Fest

at Stadium Ball Fields (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Experience the thrill of viewing New York's premier predators live and up close. Activities are provided by the Urban Park Rangers; live flying demonstrations by Skyhunters in Flight.
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep15

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for fun farm art projects that you can create and take home! All ages are welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

CinemaLIC Presents: Ratatouille

at Hunter's Point South ParkQueens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Remy, a resident of Paris, appreciates good food and would love to become a chef. The only problem is, Remy is a rat.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Movies Under the Stars: Kubo &the Two Strings

at Ehrenreich-Austin PlaygroundQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A young Japanese boy embarks on a journey to learn the truth about his missing…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Sep16

Ranger's Choice: Fishing on the Hudson River

at Inwood Hill ParkManhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Our experienced Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep16

Family Art Project: In the Path of Monarch Butterflies

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Make large-scale, printed butterflies with gorgeous, orange-red-black patterned wings for a group installation.

Best For
Kids
Sep16

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep16

Big City Fishing: Sundays

at Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Drop in a line and relax, or engage with environmental educators on such topics such as water quality, fish biology, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep16

Nature Discovery: Pond Life

at Green-Wood Cemetery at 25th StreetBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Get hands-on in our pond, using dip nets to comb the pond and learn all about these species.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep16

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Sep18

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep18

Movies Under the Stars: Back to the Future

at Vincent F. Albano Jr Playground (in Vincent F. Albano Jr. Playground)Manhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent 30 years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Sep19

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Towering Trees - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Take a hike through the North Woods and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees - from seeds and leaves to logs - contribute to the health of an urban park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep19

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep19

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids
Sep19

Movies Under the Stars: Space Jam

at Poor Richard's PlaygroundManhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
In a desperate attempt to win a basketball match and earn their freedom, the Looney Tunes seek the aid of retired basketball champion, Michael Jordan.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Sep20

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep20

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park)Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Play as your favorite game piece and navigate the chess board from inside at our Human Chess games, where chess becomes an embodied team sport.
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, September 21, 2018

Sep21

Movies Under the Stars: Wonder

at Bayside FieldsQueens

7:15 a.m.9:00 p.m.
A 10-year-old boy with a facial deformity attends school for the first time. With the support of his parents, he learns how to make friends and adjust to his new environment.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep21

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep21

Bryant Park Square Dance

at Bryant ParkManhattan

5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Square Dance meets the big city.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep21

Movies Under the Stars: Toy Story

at Courtney Callender PlaygroundManhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A cowboy doll is profoundly threatened and jealous when a new spaceman figure supplants him as top toy in a boy's room.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Sep22

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Family Art Project: Bundle Dyeing and Hapa Zome

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join visiting artist Natalie Stopka to create botanical works of art featuring common herbs and garden flowers—like marigolds, coreopsis and hollyhock.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The Ramble

at Loeb Boathouse (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Explore how this carefully planned woodland provides habitat for a variety of wildlife. Discover who calls the forest floor, the Lake shoreline, and the treetops their home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep22

APEC Adventure Time Leaping Lizards

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

10:30 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Compare the scales of two different lizards and find out what makes them so interesting.

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Summer on the Hudson: Baylander Billion Oyster Project Presentation

at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Come see the Billion Oyster Project on the Baylander’s Jungle Deck. Learn about the project's latest effort to restore our harbor!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Summer Open House: H.H. Biddle House

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore a grand Greek Revival building that sits atop clay colored bluffs overlooking the Raritan Bay and Arthur Kill waterways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for fun farm art projects that you can create and take home! All ages are welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Movies Under the Stars: Moana

at Astoria Heights Playground (JHS 10) (in Astoria Heights Playground)Queens This is an Accessible location

7:15 p.m.9:00 p.m.
A teen girl and a demigod embark on an adventure as they search for a legendary island.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Sep23

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep23

Big City Fishing: Sundays

at Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Drop in a line and relax, or engage with environmental educators on such topics such as water quality, fish biology, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep23

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids
Sep23

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze Sundays

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Amateur Astronomers Association and solar-gazing return with solar telescopes specifically designed to safely look at the sun and see sunspots and prominences under a summer sky.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep23

Think Tank: Solar Bots

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join us as we learn how to transform energy from one form to another.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Sep25

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Sep26

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep26

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Sep27

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep27

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park)Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Play as your favorite game piece and navigate the chess board from inside at our Human Chess games, where chess becomes an embodied team sport.
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep27

Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Ninjago Movie

at Playground OneManhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Shunned by everyone for being the son of an evil warlord, a teenager seeks to defeat him with the help of his fellow ninjas.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, September 28, 2018

Sep28

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep28

Movies Under the Stars: The Princess Bride

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride. Come early! Dress like your favorite character in the movie and get some prizes!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Sep29

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the Park through hands-on exploration using Discovery Kits.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Toddler Tales Ten Apples Up on Top

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Encourage your child’s love of reading by sharing a nature-related story especially chosen for our littlest nature lovers. Create a nature craft, meet some of APEC’s animals, and enjoy a nature walk.

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Get Hooked!

at Southern waterfront across from the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Get up close and personal with the fish and wildlife that live along our shoreline. Try your hand at fishing while learning about amazing underwater habitats at this free event.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Summer on the Hudson: Little Red Lighthouse Festival

at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate Manhattan's only remaining lighthouse with readings of the eponymous children's book, fishing clinics, live music, food and art vendors, Urban Park Ranger presentations, and activities for all ages!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Summer Open House: H.H. Biddle House

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore a grand Greek Revival building that sits atop clay colored bluffs overlooking the Raritan Bay and Arthur Kill waterways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Family Day

at St. Catherine's ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us and Council Member Ben Kallos for a fun afternoon of crafts, games, inflatables, transformation face painting, an obstacle course, carnival booths, sports, a photo booth, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for fun farm art projects that you can create and take home! All ages are welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Family Camping: Brooklyn

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping with the Urban Park Rangers and your family is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and create lasting memories. Registration required.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Movies Under the Stars: Ready Player One

at Samuel Seabury PlaygroundManhattan

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
When the creator of a virtual reality world called the OASIS dies, he releases a video in which he challenges all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Sep30

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep30

Big City Fishing: Sundays

at Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Drop in a line and relax, or engage with environmental educators on such topics such as water quality, fish biology, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep30

Forest Friends

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

12:30 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Meet some forest friends, enjoy a scavenger hunt through the forest, share a story, and make an animal craft to take home.

Best For
Kids
Sep30

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Oct 2

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Oct 3

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 3

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Oct 4

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, October 5, 2018

Oct 5

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Oct 6

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The Ramble

at Loeb Boathouse (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the Park through hands-on exploration using Discovery Kits.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

CANCELLED: Hands On History: Make Your Own Crazy Quilt Square

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
A popular pastime 200 years ago, crazy quilts were made from spare scraps of fabric and sewn with fancy stitches. Design your own at King Manor!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for fun farm art projects that you can create and take home! All ages are welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Oct 7

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 7

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Monday, October 8, 2018

Oct 8

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Towering Trees - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Take a hike through the North Woods and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees - from seeds and leaves to logs - contribute to the health of an urban park.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Oct 9

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Oct10

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct10

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Oct11

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, October 12, 2018

Oct12

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Oct13

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct13

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the Park through hands-on exploration using Discovery Kits.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct13

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct13

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for fun farm art projects that you can create and take home! All ages are welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct13

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Oct14

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct14

Harvest Festival

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan, Field 62 - 63 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Randall’s Island Park Alliance for a free, family-friendly celebration of fall, featuring pumpkin decorating, face painting, kite flying, live musical performances, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct14

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Oct16

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Oct17

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct17

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Oct18

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, October 19, 2018

Oct19

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Oct20

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct20

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The Ramble

at Loeb Boathouse (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the Park through hands-on exploration using Discovery Kits.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct20

Fall Festival

at Joseph P. Addabbo Memorial Park (in Tudor Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Council Member Eric Ulrich for a day of fun activities including crafts, inflatables, face painting, games, a pumpkin patch, music and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct20

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Oct21

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Oct23

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Oct24

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct24

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Oct25

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, October 26, 2018

Oct26

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct26

NYC Parks Presents HALLOWSCREAM

at Chelsea Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
If you dare for some scares, you'll walk through our fright walk! Chills and thrills await you in this interactive "haunted house" experience!
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Oct27

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct27

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the park through hands-on exploration using Discovery Kits.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct27

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct27

NYC Parks Presents: HALLOWSCREAM!

at Chelsea Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
If you dare for some scares, you'll walk through our fright walk! Chills and thrills await you in this interactive "haunted house" experience!
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Oct28

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Oct30

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Oct31

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct31

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.

Best For
Kids

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Nov 1

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, November 2, 2018

Nov 2

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Nov 3

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 3

Hands On History: Make Your Own Rag Rug

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at King Manor to learn about decorations and furniture inside 19th century homes, and make your own miniature rag rug to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 3

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Nov 4

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Nov 6

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Nov 7

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Nov 8

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, November 9, 2018

Nov 9

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Nov10

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov10

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Nov11

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Nov13

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Nov14

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Nov15

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, November 16, 2018

Nov16

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Nov17

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov17

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov17

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Nov18

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Nov20

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Nov21

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Nov22

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, November 23, 2018

Nov23

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Nov24

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov24

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Nov25

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Nov27

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Nov28

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Nov29

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, November 30, 2018

Nov30

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Dec 1

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec 1

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, December 2, 2018

Dec 2

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Dec 4

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Dec 5

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Dec 6

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, December 7, 2018

Dec 7

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Dec 8

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec 8

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec 8

Summer on the Hudson: Holiday on the Hudson

at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan

4:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Join us for our holiday tree lighting party and celebrate the season with live music, dancing, tree decoration making, and hot chocolate (while supplies last).
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, December 9, 2018

Dec 9

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Dec11

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Dec12

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Dec13

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, December 14, 2018

Dec14

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Dec15

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec15

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec15

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Dec16

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Dec18

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Dec19

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Dec20

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, December 21, 2018

Dec21

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Dec22

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec22

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Dec23

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Dec25

Kids Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art to keep and take home. Kids are encouraged to discuss and share ideas with each other.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Dec26

Recycle to Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Dec27

Kids Imaginative Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, December 28, 2018

Dec28

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will create fun art related to the season.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Dec29

Kids Art and Table Top Activities

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
While Mom and Dad take fitness class, the kiddies have fun with arts and crafts and table-top activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec29

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids have fun making themed art with paper.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Dec30

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Best For
Kids

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Jan19

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Feb16

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Mar16

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Apr20

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, May 18, 2019

May18

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Jun15

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Jul20

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Aug17

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Sep21

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Oct19

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Nov16

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Dec21

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore NYC's oldest house! Enjoy scavenger hunts, artifact investigation, gardening, self-guided exploration, and hands-on activities!
Free!

Best For
Kids

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