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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

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Jun26

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

Summer Reading Storytime

at Pier 3 Greenway Terrace (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join The Brooklyn Public Library for a rollicking good time listening to stories, singing songs, and enjoying the breeze from the water!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

School's Out Festival

at Beach Channel ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Celebrate the start of summer fun at Parks at our fun-filled School's Out Festival with inflatables, games, face painting, music, popcorn, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

Bill Brown Family Day

at Bill Brown PlaygroundBrooklyn

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and NYC Council Member Chaim Deutsch for a delightful afternoon of games, arts and crafts, face painting, music, popcorn, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

NYC Parks Drive-In Cinema: Anastasia

at Manhattan Beach Parking Lot (in Manhattan Beach Park)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
This 1997 animated musical centers around Anya, an eighteen-year-old amnesiac orphan who, in hopes of finding some trace of her family, sides with con men.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

Movies Under the Stars: Smallfoot

at Yellowstone ParkQueens

8:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
With original music and an all-star cast, Smallfoot turns the Bigfoot legend upside down when a bright young Yeti finds something he thought didn’t exist—a human.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Jun27

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live!

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with stories and sing-along on our comfy and danceable turf lawn by the big locomotive.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

NYPL: Toddler Story Time at El Catano

at El Catano Community GardenManhattan

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Come to the garden for a morning of singing, dancing, and storytelling.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jun27

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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jun27

School's Out Festival

at Detective Keith L. Williams Field House (in Detective Keith L Williams Park)Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Celebrate the start of summer fun at Parks at our fun-filled School's Out Festival with inflatables, games, face painting, music, popcorn, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jun27

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jun27

Kids & Families 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 and families are encouraged to use their imagination in creating their work. The instructor facilitates and encourages the sharing of ideas between participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Community Roller Skating Party

at Basketball Courts (in Kelly Park Playground)Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and NYC Council District 45 for a day of roller skating, music, and more! Roller skates will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Kelly Roller Skating Party

at Kelly Park (in Kelly Park Playground)Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Chaim Deutsch for a day of roller skating, music, and more! Roller skates will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Fireworks & Fun

at Field 80 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Kick off the summer season on the island! Enjoy evening games, crafts, and music before the Astoria Park fireworks display at sundown.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Cinderella Presented by Plaza Theatrical Productions

at Sobelsohn Playground (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy a live theatrical performance of this classic fairy tale!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Summer Nights

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, June 6 through September 12.

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 28, 2019

Jun28

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jun28

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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jun28

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jun28

Kids and Families 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.
Participants learn to make cute crafts inspired by the season to keep or give as a gift.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

School's Out Festival

at Kissena Playground (in Kissena Park)Queens

3:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Celebrate the start of summer fun at Parks at our fun-filled School's Out Festival with inflatables, games, face painting, music, popcorn, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

Movies Under the Stars: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul

at Paul Raimonda PlaygroundQueens

8:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A Heffley family road trip to attend Meemaw's 90th birthday party goes hilariously off course thanks to Greg's newest scheme to get to a video gaming convention.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Jun29

Kids Arts and Tabletop Activities

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

9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Children will engage in arts or tabletop activities while their parents take a fitness class.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

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
Jun29

Book Giveaway for Young Readers

at Halsey, Ralph, & Howard Community GardenBrooklyn

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Halsey, Ralph, and Howard Community Garden will be hosting a book giveaway for young readers. Join the community in the garden to take part.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Family Festival: Kidding Around Pride Picnic

at On the High Line, at 16th Street (in The High Line)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Young ones and their families, caregivers, and friends are invited to a summer festival with carnival-style games, face painting, a musical performance, and so much more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Learn to Ride

at Annadale PlaygroundQueens

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Bring a bike and a helmet for this free, fun event for children ages five or older! Show your kids how to ride a two-wheeler. Exact location: Annadale Playground , Basketball Courts…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jun29

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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jun29

Central Park Youth Basketball Clinic

at North Meadow Recreation Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:30 a.m.2:30 p.m.
This high-energy, interactive clinic provides youth with an opportunity to learn and enhance their skills in the game of basketball through small group instruction and competitive games.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Summer on the Hudson: Hudson River Fishing Clinic

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate Free Fishing Weekend with a catch-and-release fishing session in partnership with the DEC and the Hudson River Fisherman's Association. First come, first served.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Saturday Fun with Justin the Magician

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Books come alive with music, magic, and visits from your favorite characters. Arts and crafts to follow.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join Socrates Sculpture Park for drop-in workshops, food demos, and activities for kids and families.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Third Annual Force Family Fun Day

at Chelsea Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for a day of Star Wars-themed activities for the whole family including a movie, face painting, and a Force Training class to become an honorary Jedi!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: My Other Self – Crafting Alter-Egos

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Inspired by the artist Yali Romagoza’s alter-ego “Cuquita the Cuban Doll,” participants transform into an alternate version of themselves using fabric, yarn, magazine clippings, and embellishments.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Family Day

at Captain Tilly ParkQueens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Rory Lancman for a fun afternoon of crafts, games, and inflatables.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Science in the Bay

at Cryders Lane and Utopia Parkway (in Little Bay Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
We'll grab a seining net and learn about the various creatures that live in the bay. Boots will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Bryant Park Puppet Shows

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday lineup.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Art on the Farm

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Magical Matt

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Magical Matt’s show is magical mayhem! As a fast-talking, wise-cracking magician, his act is full of guesses and surprises!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jun29

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

at Neal Dow Avenue and Maine Avenue

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The monster family embarks on a vacation on a luxury monster cruise ship so Drac can take a summer vacation from providing everyone else's vacation at the hotel.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)

at Winthrop Street between Rogers and Bedford Avenues (in Winthrop Playground)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
This Oscar-winning animated feature is based on the Marvel Comics character, Miles Morales / Spider-Man, and follows Miles as he becomes one of the many Spider-Men that team up to save New York City from Kingpin.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

at Travers ParkQueens

8:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
In this film, Spider-Man meets many different versions of himself when a gateway into the multiverse opens up.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 30, 2019

Jun30

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jun30

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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jun30

Basketball Clinics with King Hoops (Sunday)

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games. The KING Hoops basketball program is one of the premier youth basketball organizations across NYC.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Family Day

at Electric PlaygroundQueens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Rory Lancman for a fun afternoon of crafts, games, inflatables, face painting and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Drum Circle

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Bring your drum, rattle, voice, and positive spirit. Ancient cultural stories of the Taino and Lenape will be shared. Please bring a plate to share and a stick so we can help you carve a walking stick.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Science in the Woods with Alley Pond Environmental Center

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
During each program, we will go on a walk, do something kind for the forest, and make something creative.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Le Carousel Magique, Bryant Park

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Art on the Farm

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Presto Pete & Incredulous Chris

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Presto Pete and Incredulous Chris of Pete and Chris Amusements are New England's only Two-Man Kids Magic Show!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jun30

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jun30

Public Art Unveiling + Performance : Hospicio Cabañas (Playable Stage for Thunder Hawk)

at 111th Street and 49th Avenue Entrance (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Join us at the opening celebration of a public artwork by Karl Orozco, who has partnered with Mexican indigenous performance group Tonalxochitl Danza Mexica to celebrate histories of colonial resistance.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 1, 2019

Jul 1

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Jul 2

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 2

Kids Story Time

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

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy meowsic, stories, and crafts, too, with Cali Co Cat and Le Carrousel Pals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 2

Nature Nick's Animal Adventure

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join Nature Nick, New York's favorite zoologist, for a fast-paced and originally scripted show featuring exotic wildlife from all corners of the world.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 2

Kids and Families Le Petit Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Have fun creating tiny art to take home or give as a gift. Make tiny stuffed felt animals and other things. (All ages)
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 2

Basketball Clinics with King Hoops (Tuesday)

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for two-hour basketball clinics led by KING Hoops, NYC’s premier youth basketball organization. Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 2

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Learn American Sign Language through songs and play with other parents, educators, and/or children close to your child’s age.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 2

Free Summer Movies: Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.

Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 2

Movies Under the Stars: Iron Man 3

at Nelson Avenue and Tennyson Drive (in Seaside Wildlife Nature Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Iron Man battles an enigmatic terrorist called the Mandarin with the help of Col. James Rhodes and a precocious young boy.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Jul 3

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Kids and Families Recycle to Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
We will use recyclable materials to create fun projects with the participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

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!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Outdoor Cinema: Cielo

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The sublime night sky over Chile’s Atacama Desert, as experienced by astronomers, peasants, cowboys, and miners, is the subject of Cielo.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Movies Under the Stars: Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero

at Vesuvio PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Robert Conroy, a young Army private, adopts a stray, stump-tailed terrier. Conroy names his new friend Stubby and gives him a home, a family, and a chance to embark on the adventure that would define a century.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Jul 4

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Insect Exploration Hike

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

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul 4

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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul 4

Omar’s Fourth of July Block Party

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

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
A party hosted by Omar Olusion, come celebrate the holiday weekend with live DJ music, dance contests, fun games, and magic shows.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Cido the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul 4

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul 4

Mekong Music Class

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

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Mekong Arts and Music (MAM) will teach a beginners' course of Da Tranh, a 16-string Vietnamese Zither.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 5, 2019

Jul 5

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Tiny Tots Stories and Art

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

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Join us for nursery rhymes, stories and poems, and arts for learning fun. (Tots)
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul 5

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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul 5

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Sing Along with Patrick

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

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Performer Patrick Raftery visits for a fun-filled, family-friendly, forest-focused summer sing-a-long. A post-performance cool down with our lawn sprinklers is optional.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul 5

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul 5

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids make fun items, including twirling ribbon sticks and skyline silhouette art, inspired by the summer season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Summer on the Hudson: #TotallyPublicKaraoke

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Amaze the crowd when you rock the mic at #TotallyPublicKaraoke nights. Bring your friends, your voice, and your courage. All ages!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Fort Tryon Kids: Firefly Pajama Party

at Billings Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust and NYC Urban Park Rangers for a fun night of crafts, games, stories, and firefly catching!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Stargazing at the Waterfront

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York to observe the night sky from Hunters Point South Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Movies Under the Stars: Ralph Breaks the Internet

at Neal Dow Avenue and Maine Avenue

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Six years after the events of "Wreck-It Ralph," Ralph and Vanellope, now friends, discover a wi-fi router in their arcade, leading them into a new adventure.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Movies Under the Stars: Avengers: Infinity War

at Beach 59th Street and Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Avengers assemble their power in order to fight their collective enemy, Thanos, before he can wreak havoc on the entire planet.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Jul 6

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
Jul 6

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Water Festival

at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)Queens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
There will be waterslides, a bounce house, arts and crafts, music, face painting, games, playmobile, and refreshments. Bring your bathing suit and towel.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

First Weekend: Deserts & Tropics

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Learn about plants in the garden that are native to other climates, including those in a tropical bed a display of cacti and succulents.

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Discovery Walks for Families: Turtle Pond

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Bring your family and discover Turtle Pond — home to five species of turtles who live here year-round.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul 6

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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul 6

Saturday Fun with Lou Gallo Singing Stories

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Books come alive with music, magic, and visits from your favorite characters. Arts and crafts to follow.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join Socrates Sculpture Park for drop-in workshops, food demos, and activities for kids and families.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Plover Day Festival

at Beach 86th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy the beach? So do nesting shorebirds, including one of New York City's endangered species - the piping plover. At this family-friendly festival, enjoy educational activities and crafts.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Books as Architecture

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Through cutting holes and collaging with different materials, we’ll improvise to create new narratives between the city and the book.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Hands on History: Etch Your Own 'Scrimshaw' Art

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
See objects that tell stories about the people who made and used them. Then try your hand at “scrimshaw,” a popular etching artform among sailors.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Science in the Bay

at Cryders Lane and Utopia Parkway (in Little Bay Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
We'll grab a seining net and learn about the various creatures that live in the bay. Boots will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Printmaking Workshop: Cacti & Succulents

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of block printing and create a linoleum cut to print patterns and designs onto paper and fabric.

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Bryant Park Puppet Shows

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday lineup.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Art on the Farm

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Omar’s Summer Block Party

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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul 6

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul 6

Family Camping: Brooklyn

at Marine ParkBrooklyn

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camp overnight in Brooklyn's largest park! Participants are selected by lottery. Registration opens June 26.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Summer on the Hudson: Stargazing

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A summer evening in Manhattan is made complete when the Amateur Astronomers Association's expert stargazers help us peer heavenward to see stars and planets.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Movies Under the Stars: My Little Pony

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy, and Rarity embark on an epic journey to save Ponyville from a dark force.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Jul 7

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

First Weekend: Deserts & Tropics

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Learn about plants in the garden that are native to other climates, including those in a tropical bed a display of cacti and succulents, and other seasonal highlights.

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Finding Your Way

at Forest Avenue and Silver Lake Park Road (in Silver Lake Park)Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers and learn basic land navigation skills, how to use a compass, and other navigation skills while walking through Silver Lake Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Discovery Walks for Families: The North Woods

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

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
The North Woods is the largest of the Park's woodlands, offering a 40-acre forest retreat in the middle of New York City. Learn about the design of this serene landscape and how the plants and trees contribute to the health of an urban woodland community.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul 7

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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul 7

Basketball Clinics with King Hoops (Sunday)

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games. The KING Hoops basketball program is one of the premier youth basketball organizations across NYC.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Kayaking and Canoeing

at Hallets Cove (in Socrates Sculpture Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
LIC Community Boathouse offers free kayaking and canoeing from Socrates’ beach at Hallets Cove.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Le Carousel Magique, Bryant Park

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Art on the Farm

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Dr. Molar Magic

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Having been a professional magician and clown for the last 25 years, Dr. Molar Magic has performed across America.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul 7

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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

Monday, July 8, 2019

Jul 8

Rowing Summer Camp - July: Manhattan

at Peter Jay Sharp BoathouseManhattan

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Rowing camps are a great way to spend time outdoors, discover an exciting new sport, and make friends, all in the heart of New York City.

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Rowing Summer Camp - July: Brooklyn

at Paerdegat Basin LaunchBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Rowing camps are a great way to spend time outdoors, discover an exciting new sport, and make friends, all in the heart of New York City.

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Jul 9

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Kids Story Time

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

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy meowsic, stories, and crafts, too, with Cali Co Cat and Le Carrousel Pals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Mad Science Presents: Big Top Science

at Buz O' Rourke Playground (in Crocheron Park)Queens

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Come one, come all and behold: the science circus is about to begin!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Music Together with Music and Me

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for music and movement for young children and the adults who want to sing and dance along.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Summer Sports Experience

at Detective Keith Williams Field House (in Detective Keith L Williams Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come learn new sports skills with our Summer Sports Experience program! Our instructional youth program will train kids in basketball, soccer and…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Kids and Families Le Petit Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Have fun creating tiny art to take home or give as a gift. Make tiny stuffed felt animals and other things. (All ages)
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Basketball Clinics with King Hoops (Tuesday)

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for two-hour basketball clinics led by KING Hoops, NYC’s premier youth basketball organization. Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Learn American Sign Language through songs and play with other parents, educators, and/or children close to your child’s age.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Movies Under the Stars: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

at Lamberts Lane and May Avenue (in Father Macris Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
When Hiccup discovers Toothless isn't the only Night Fury, he must seek "The Hidden World", a secret Dragon Utopia before a hired tyrant named Grimmel finds it first.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Jul10

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul10

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul10

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul10

Summer Reading Storytime

at Pier 3 Greenway Terrace (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join The Brooklyn Public Library for a rollicking good time listening to stories, singing songs, and enjoying the breeze from the water!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul10

Fun Stuff In The Park

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

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Join us for a free series of children's performances featuring music, dance, puppets, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul10

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul10

Kids and Families Recycle to Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
We will use recyclable materials to create fun projects with the participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul10

CityParks Foundation PuppetMobile: Bessie's Big Shot

at Jamaica Avenue and Elton Street (in Highland Park)Queens

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Bessie the cow dreams of joining the circus. Come root Bessie on in this variety show as she attempts the impossible and searches for her special talents.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul10

Movies Under the Stars: Ralph Breaks the Internet

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

9:00 p.m.10:45 p.m.
Video game villain Wreck-It-Ralph must brave the Internet to help Vanellope fix her game, Sugar Rush.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Jul11

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Summer on the Hudson: Children's Performance Series

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
This children's series features music, storytelling, and theater for young audiences up to age 7. Wear sunscreen!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul11

NYPL: Toddler Store Time at El Catano Community Garden

at El Catano Community GardenManhattan

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Come to the garden for a morning of singing, dancing, and storytelling.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Tie-Dye Afternoon

at Beach 59th Street Playground (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Come join us for an afternoon of tie dye with our Kids in Motion staff!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Stories in the Shade

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

11:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join us at Pelham Bay Park for stories and fun as part of the New York Public Library Summer Reading Program.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul11

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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul11

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul11

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul11

Mekong Music Class

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

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Mekong Arts and Music (MAM) will teach a beginners' course of Da Tranh, a 16-string Vietnamese Zither.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

West African Dance Workshop

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Join us and learn the arts of ABADÁ-Capoeira Bronx (ACBX).
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 12, 2019

Jul12

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Tiny Tots Stories and Art

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

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Join us for nursery rhymes, stories and poems, and arts for learning fun. (Tots)
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul12

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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul12

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul12

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul12

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids make fun items, including twirling ribbon sticks and skyline silhouette art, inspired by the summer season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Kayak Staten Island

at Page Avenue BeachStaten Island This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join Kayak Staten Island for free public kayaking off the shore at Conference House Park! Boats and life jackets will be provided for a short paddle. Launch help and…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

4th Annual Ocean Breeze Wiffle Ball Home Run Derby

at Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex (in Ocean Breeze Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Swing for the fences at Ocean Breeze as we host our fourth annual Wiffle Ball Home Run Derby!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Family Camping: Staten Island

at Wolfe's Pond ParkStaten Island

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Join us for free overnight camping at Wolfe's Pond Park at Staten Island's south shore. Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on July 3.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul12

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. Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on July 3.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul12

Historic Harlem Parks and Movies Under the Stars: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

at Ball Fields (in Morningside Park)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In the present day, Donna's pregnant daughter, Sophie, dreams of renovating a taverna while reuniting with her mother's old friends and boyfriends on the Greek island of Kalokairi.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Stargazing at the Waterfront

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York to observe the night sky from Hunters Point South Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Journey to the Stars

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Amateur Astronomers Association of New York will set up hi-powered telescopes for stargazing sessions that are free and open to the public.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Jul13

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
Jul13

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Queens Boardwalk Children Carnival

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us for our First Children's Carnival. There will be prizes for the best costume in the parade! Enjoy a fun-filled event featuring a bounce house castle, music, and entertainment.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Learn to Row - City of Water Day

at Paerdegat Basin LaunchBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Visitors will first learn to row on rowing machines then row on the water on stable barges.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul13

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Ceramic Stories

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join us this Saturday for gardening and storytelling! Ceramics Stories is a free inclusive gardening and storytelling workshop for children of all abilities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Discovery Walks for Families: The Ramble

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul13

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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul13

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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
Jul13

Saturday Fun

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Books come alive with music, magic, and visits from your favorite characters. Arts and crafts to follow.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join Socrates Sculpture Park for drop-in workshops, food demos, and activities for kids and families.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Weaving for Creation and Repair

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Use the ancient art of weaving to create something new or repair something old. Make a beautiful new wall-hanging and/or bring worn-out clothes you’ll learn to repair.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Summer on the Hudson: Play Dates!

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at this fun family-friendly outdoor party featuring a children’s entertainer, arts and crafts, and neighborhood fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Summer on the Hudson: STEAM the Streets

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come STEAM the Streets with HYPOTHEkids. We're bringing science and engineering exploration to the park!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Science in the Bay

at Cryders Lane and Utopia Parkway (in Little Bay Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
We'll grab a seining net and learn about the various creatures that live in the bay. Boots will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Science in the Woods with the New York Hall of Science

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the New York Hall of Science for fun, free, hands-on science programming in Alley Pond Park. There will be four stations of engineering-themed activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Art on the Farm

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

The Great Miguelino

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Miguelino’s tricks will leave some guests in awe while making other guests laugh. Volunteers from the audience will be chosen to help him with his spectacular magic tricks.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul13

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul13

Ralph McDaniels’ Hip Hop in the Park

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for a community-oriented day of DJs and emceeing, dance performances, art-making, and local legends.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

at Frederick Douglass PlaygroundManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Spider-Man, Miles Morales, teams up with many versions of himself when a gateway to the multiverse opens up. Rated PG.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)

at Basketball Courts (in Scarangella Park)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
This Oscar-winning animated feature is based on the Marvel Comics character Miles Morales / Spider-Man and follows Miles as he becomes one of the many Spider-Men that team up to save NYC.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Jul14

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Discovery Walks for Families: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join us on a kid-friendly guided walk through thousands of blooms in Central Park's Conservatory Garden. Discover the difference between the various flowers and landscapes.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul14

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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul14

Basketball Clinics with King Hoops (Sunday)

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games. The KING Hoops basketball program is one of the premier youth basketball organizations across NYC.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul14

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
Jul14

Science in the Woods with Alley Pond Environmental Center

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
During each program, we will go on a walk, do something kind for the forest, and make something creative.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Moving Together Family Dance Series: Hip Hop Dance

at Pier 3 Plaza (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
This class brings people together to celebrate the history of the social dance - learning basic movements and choreography and exploring the beats and rhythms of Hip Hop music.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Le Carousel Magique, Bryant Park

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Art on the Farm

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

The Magic of Rogue

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
As seen on America’s Got Talent, Rogue brings a combination of magic and comedy. With tons of audience interaction, this show is a mixture of music, flowers, fire, and animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul14

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul14

Family Camping: Bronx

at Van Cortlandt ParkBronx

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
The Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping and we look forward to welcoming your family. Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on July 3.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul14

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (PG)

at Field 42 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

8:40 p.m.10:36 p.m.
You know about Peter Parker, but do you know about Miles Morales?
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Movies Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns

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

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Mary Poppins returns during Michael's most desperate hour to lend him a helping hand.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 15, 2019

Jul15

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul15

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul15

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Jul16

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

A Morning of Music with Darlene Graham

at Buz O' Rourke Playground (in Crocheron Park)Queens

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Darlene Graham performs her upbeat and interactive songs with instruments, drums, parachutes, bubbles, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Kids Story Time

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

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy meowsic, stories, and crafts, too, with Cali Co Cat and Le Carrousel Pals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Mad Science: The Summertime Rocket Show

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Take to the skies with this introduction to rocketry, which explains how and why rockets fly.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Summer Sports Experience

at Mafera ParkQueens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come learn new sports skills with our Summer Sports Experience program! Our instructional youth program will train kids in basketball, soccer and…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Kids and Families Le Petit Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Have fun creating tiny art to take home or give as a gift. Make tiny stuffed felt animals and other things. (All ages)
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Basketball Clinics with King Hoops (Tuesday)

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for two-hour basketball clinics led by KING Hoops, NYC’s premier youth basketball organization. Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Learn American Sign Language through songs and play with other parents, educators, and/or children close to your child’s age.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Movies Under the Stars: The Emoji Movie

at Marx Brothers PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Gene, a multi-expressional emoji, sets out on a journey to become a normal emoji.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Jul17

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Summer Reading Storytime

at Pier 3 Greenway Terrace (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join The Brooklyn Public Library for a rollicking good time listening to stories, singing songs, and enjoying the breeze from the water!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul17

NYPL: Future Hits with El Catano Community Garden

at Aguilar LibraryManhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
New York Public Library-Aguilar Branch in partnership with El Catano Community Garden presents Future Hits: a fun, interactive, bilingual education show for K-2.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Kids and Families Recycle to Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
We will use recyclable materials to create fun projects with the participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

CityParks Foundation PuppetMobile: Bessie's Big Shot

at Monsignor Kett PlaygroundManhattan This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.
Bessie the cow dreams of joining the circus. Come root Bessie on in this variety show as she attempts the impossible and searches for her special talents.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Mad Science Presents Big Top Science

at Jamaica Avenue and Elton Street (in Highland Park)Queens

6:00 p.m.6:45 p.m.
Step into our three rings of fun as we present a series of chemistry and physics demos. When it comes to fun science we provide the greatest show on earth!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

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!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Movies Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Mary Poppins returns during Michael's most desperate hour to lend him a helping hand.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Jul18

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Summer on the Hudson: Children's Performance Series

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
This children's series features music, storytelling, and theater for young audiences up to age 7. Wear sunscreen!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul18

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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul18

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul18

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul18

Mekong Music Class

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

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Mekong Arts and Music (MAM) will teach a beginners' course of Da Tranh, a 16-string Vietnamese Zither.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 19, 2019

Jul19

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Tiny Tots Stories and Art

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

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Join us for nursery rhymes, stories and poems, and arts for learning fun. (Tots)
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul19

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul19

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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul19

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul19

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul19

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids make fun items, including twirling ribbon sticks and skyline silhouette art, inspired by the summer season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Picnic & Play

at Field 80 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan, 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, and more. Art projects and music, too! Bring a picnic and watch the sunset.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Movies Under the Stars: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

at East 16th Road to East 18th Road on Cross Bay Boulevard (in Broad Channel Park)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
When a volcano threatens the dinosaurs, Claire recruits Owen to save the animals from extinction.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Jul20

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
Jul20

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Farmhouse Family Day

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Family Day will feature plenty of fun outdoor play spaces, tours of the historic farmhouse space, a fun paper oyster craft, and a guest workshop from the Billion Oyster Project.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Learn to Ride

at Juniper Valley Park 80th Street Entrance (in Juniper Valley Park)Queens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring a bike and a helmet for this free, fun event for children ages five or older! Show your kids how to ride a two-wheeler. Juniper Valley Park , Asphalt Field – Juniper Blvd North and & 80th Street First session 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Second session 12:45 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Please register at:…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

The Explorer's Club: Tibbetts' Brook Hike

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

11:00 a.m.12:30 a.m.
Earn a curiosity stamp as you explore the partially subterranean freshwater stream known as Tibbett's Brook.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Youth Soccer Festival

at James J. Walker Park (in James J Walker Park)Manhattan, James J. Walker Park (in James J Walker Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and NY Red Bulls in a celebration of youth soccer. All youth will participate in a variety of training exercises, small sided games while learning the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul20

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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul20

Saturday Fun

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Books come alive with music, magic, and visits from your favorite characters. Arts and crafts to follow.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join Socrates Sculpture Park for drop-in workshops, food demos, and activities for kids and families.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Whatever Floats Your Boat

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Create floatable sculptures and mini toy boats or rafts equipped with wind-up propellers, sails, and other methods for movement in the water.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul20

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Science in the Bay

at Cryders Lane and Utopia Parkway (in Little Bay Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
We'll grab a seining net and learn about the various creatures that live in the bay. Boots will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Science in the Woods with the New York Hall of Science

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the New York Hall of Science for fun, free, hands-on science programming in Alley Pond Park. There will be four stations of engineering-themed activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Art on the Farm

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

The Magic of Rogue

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
As seen on America’s Got Talent, Rogue brings a combination of magic and comedy. With tons of audience interaction, this show is a mixture of music, flowers, fire, and animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul20

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul20

Summer on the Hudson: Underwater Neighbors of Riverside Park

at 172nd Street Beach (in Fort Washington Park)Manhattan

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join the educators from Hudson River Sloop Clearwater to catch, observe, and identify fish and invertebrates.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Family Camping: Manhattan

at Fort Tryon ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Sleep under the stars at our free overnight family camping program in the beautiful and majestic Fort Tryon Park! Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on July 10.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul20

Movies Under the Stars: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

at Tompkins Square ParkManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
?When Hiccup discovers Toothless isn't the only Night Fury, he must seek "The Hidden World", a secret Dragon Utopia before a hired tyrant named Grimmel finds it first.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Jul21

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul21

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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul21

Basketball Clinics with King Hoops (Sunday)

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games. The KING Hoops basketball program is one of the premier youth basketball organizations across NYC.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Science in the Woods with Alley Pond Environmental Center

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
During each program, we will go on a walk, do something kind for the forest, and make something creative.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Le Carousel Magique, Bryant Park

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Art on the Farm

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Magical Matt

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Magical Matt’s show is magical mayhem! As a fast-talking, wise-cracking magician, his act is full of guesses and surprises!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul21

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul21

Family Camping and Insect Exploration: Brooklyn

at Marine ParkBrooklyn

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camp overnight in Brooklyn's largest park! Participants selected by lottery. Registration opens on July 10.
Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, July 22, 2019

Jul22

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul22

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Bingo Night

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Join us for this Family Fun Night where we will be playing Bingo. Compete in this family fun game where the winners will get prizes.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Jul23

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Kids Story Time

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

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy meowsic, stories, and crafts, too, with Cali Co Cat and Le Carrousel Pals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

CityParks Foundation PuppetMobile: Bessie's Big Shot

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Bessie is a cow that lives on the Upper West Side and dreams of working for the circus. In the end, by some sheer accident, she finally gets a job as a performer and is thrilled.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Summer Sports Experience

at Detective Keith Williams Field House (in Detective Keith L Williams Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come learn new sports skills with our Summer Sports Experience program! Our instructional youth program will train kids in basketball, soccer and…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Kids and Families Le Petit Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Have fun creating tiny art to take home or give as a gift. Make tiny stuffed felt animals and other things. (All ages)
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Basketball Clinics with King Hoops (Tuesday)

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for two-hour basketball clinics led by KING Hoops, NYC’s premier youth basketball organization. Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Learn American Sign Language through songs and play with other parents, educators, and/or children close to your child’s age.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at James Weldon Johnson PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Jul24

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul24

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul24

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul24

Summer Reading Storytime

at Pier 3 Greenway Terrace (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join The Brooklyn Public Library for a rollicking good time listening to stories, singing songs, and enjoying the breeze from the water!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul24

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul24

Kids and Families Recycle to Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
We will use recyclable materials to create fun projects with the participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul24

The Blue Bus Project

at Elton Street and Jamaica Avenue (in Highland Park)Queens

4:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
The Blue Bus Project is a cultural vehicle that shatters the confines of the insular art world by taking artistic expression onto the road, offering interactive and creative art workshops.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul24

Outdoor Cinema: The Story of the Weeping Camel

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
This is a wonderful and wonderfully poignant film for children, camel lovers, and anyone who likes a happy ending.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Jul25

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Summer on the Hudson: Children's Performance Series

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
This children's series features music, storytelling, and theater for young audiences up to age 7. Wear sunscreen!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Mad Science Presents: Fire & Ice

at Buz O' Rourke Playground (in Crocheron Park)Queens

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Join us for safe and scientific fun with fire and ice! Learn about the amazing properties of fire and combustion. Then, cool off with spectacular demonstrations involving dry ice!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Tie Dye Event

at Corona Golf PlaygroundQueens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Come join us for an afternoon of tie dye with our Kids in Motion staff! Bring a new article of clothing for the tie dye activity. All other supplies will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul25

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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul25

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul25

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul25

Mekong Music Class

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

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Mekong Arts and Music (MAM) will teach a beginners' course of Da Tranh, a 16-string Vietnamese Zither.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 26, 2019

Jul26

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul26

Tiny Tots Stories and Art

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

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Join us for nursery rhymes, stories and poems, and arts for learning fun. (Tots)
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul26

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul26

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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul26

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul26

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul26

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids make fun items, including twirling ribbon sticks and skyline silhouette art, inspired by the summer season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul26

Movies Under the Stars: Christopher Robin

at Nelson Avenue and Tennyson Drive (in Seaside Wildlife Nature Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Winne the Pooh ventures into London to turn a middle-aged Christopher Robin's life around with the help of Piglet, Eeyore, and Tigger.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Jul27

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
Jul27

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul27

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Sustainable Crafts: Tree Cookie Painting

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Urban Park Rangers are role models who connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world in a safe, supportive atmosphere.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul27

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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul27

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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
Jul27

Saturday Fun

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Books come alive with music, magic, and visits from your favorite characters. Arts and crafts to follow.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join Socrates Sculpture Park for drop-in workshops, food demos, and activities for kids and families.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Afro-Latinx Caribbean Carnival Masks

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Design wild and colorful carnival masks invoking supernatural creatures inspired by Afro-Latinx culture from the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul27

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Art on the Farm

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul27

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul27

Family Camping: Staten Island

at Conference House ParkStaten Island

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camp overnight in NYC's southernmost park with the Urban Park Rangers! Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on July 17.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul27

Movies Under the Stars: Hotel Transylvania 3

at Twenty Four Sycamores Park (in Twenty-Four Sycamores Park)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Count Dracula and company participate in a cruise for sea-loving monsters, unaware that their boat is being commandeered by the monster-hating Van Helsing family.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Jul28

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Jul28

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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul28

Basketball Clinics with King Hoops (Sunday)

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games. The KING Hoops basketball program is one of the premier youth basketball organizations across NYC.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Science in the Woods with the New York Hall of Science

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the New York Hall of Science for fun, free, hands-on science programming in Alley Pond Park. There will be four stations of engineering-themed activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Le Carousel Magique, Bryant Park

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Ballet Folklórico Mexicano de Nueva York’s Guelaguetza Festival

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Immerse yourself in one of the most vivid expressions of Mexican culture as the 7th annual Guelaguetza Festival New York City returns to Socrates Sculpture Park!
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul28

Art on the Farm

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Jul28

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Jul28

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Tangled (PG)

at Field 81 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:10 p.m.
Rapunzel wants to let her hair down!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 29, 2019

Jul29

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul29

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul29

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Jul30

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul30

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Kids Story Time

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

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy meowsic, stories, and crafts, too, with Cali Co Cat and Le Carrousel Pals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Plaza Theatrical Presents: Cinderella

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The timeless "rags to riches" fairy tale becomes a new audience favorite in a live adaptation of the treasured animated film.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Summer Sports Experience

at Mafera ParkQueens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come learn new sports skills with our Summer Sports Experience program! Our instructional youth program will train kids in basketball, soccer and…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul30

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Kids and Families Le Petit Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Have fun creating tiny art to take home or give as a gift. Make tiny stuffed felt animals and other things. (All ages)
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Basketball Clinics with King Hoops (Tuesday)

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for two-hour basketball clinics led by KING Hoops, NYC’s premier youth basketball organization. Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Learn American Sign Language through songs and play with other parents, educators, and/or children close to your child’s age.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

at Matthew P. Sapolin PlaygroundManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
It's been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: Lego Duplo invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Jul31

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Youth Matinee: FELA!

at Rumsey Playfield (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The cast of the Broadway musical touring production presents a matinee program focused on engaging young people in the arts
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Summer Reading Storytime

at Pier 3 Greenway Terrace (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join The Brooklyn Public Library for a rollicking good time listening to stories, singing songs, and enjoying the breeze from the water!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Kids and Families Recycle to Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
We will use recyclable materials to create fun projects with the participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

NY Hall of Science Presents STEM LIVE

at Jamaica Avenue and Elton Street (in Highland Park)Queens

6:00 p.m.6:45 p.m.
NYSCI instructors will wow students with exciting experiments that demonstrate various science phenomena that engage audience members in STEM. Topics include electricity, air pressure, and chemical reactions.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

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!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Movies Under the Stars: Smallfoot

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

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Smallfoot turns the Bigfoot legend upside down when a bright young Yeti finds something he thought didn’t exist—a human.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Movies Under the Stars: BumbleBee

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Bumblebee finds a new friend and must protect her from the dreaded Decepticons threatening Earth.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Aug 1

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Summer on the Hudson: Children's Performance Series

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
This children's series features music, storytelling, and theater for young audiences up to age 7. Wear sunscreen!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in 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.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Aug 1

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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Aug 1

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Aug 1

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Aug 1

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 62Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Hudson RiverKids brings together hands-on learning and entertainment with a multitude of interactive programs and performances all made with kids especially in mind. Come join the fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 2, 2019

Aug 2

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Tiny Tots Stories and Art

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

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Join us for nursery rhymes, stories and poems, and arts for learning fun. (Tots)
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

CityParks Foundation Puppet Mobile: Bessie's Big Shot

at J Hood Wright Park (in J. Hood Wright Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Bessie the cow dreams of joining the circus. Come root Bessie on in this variety show as she attempts the impossible and searches for her special talents.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens 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
Aug 2

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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)Queens 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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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

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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Aug 2

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Pelham Bay Park

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx 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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Inwood Hill Park

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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Van Cortlandt Park

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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Fort Totten Park

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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Forest Park

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest 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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Blue Heron Park

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Aug 2

Nature Center Adventures: Marine Park

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn 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
Aug 2

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids make fun items, including twirling ribbon sticks and skyline silhouette art, inspired by the summer season.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Summer on the Hudson: #TotallyPublicKaraoke

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Amaze the crowd when you rock the mic at #TotallyPublicKaraoke nights. Bring your friends, your voice, and your courage. All ages!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Family Camping and Astronomy: Queens

at Fort Totten ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Sleep under the stars! Camp overnight in the park with the Urban Park Rangers. Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on July 24.
Free!

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Saturday, August 3, 2019

Aug 3

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
Aug 3

Kids Summer Morning Recreation

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

City Parks Foundation Presents Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
City Parks Foundation presents the all-ages show Puss in Boots at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park, March 19 - September 22, 2019.

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Floral Walk and Flower Crowns

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Tour the Water’s Edge Garden and learn about the beautiful and diverse plants on the Island. After the tour, learn to make a simple flower crown.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Nature Center Adventures

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island 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
Aug 3