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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

Monday, June 18, 2018

Jun18

June Summer Rowing Camp

at Peter Jay Sharp BoathouseManhattan

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Two-week rowing camp is designed for beginners and novices. We focus on the fundamentals of the sport and build a foundation for rowing in the future.

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Jun19

Kid's Le Petit Art

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art and miniature worlds as gifts for others, or to keep. Parents and kids may participate together.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun19

Sign Language Class with Baby Fingers

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

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Jun20

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun20

Recycle to Art

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Learn to make really cute art out of recyclable materials.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun20

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

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Kids
Jun20

Bilingual Children's Stories: LINC Read Aloud

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum)Manhattan

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
This bilingual children's program will start with a story about a frog. There will be activities after the reading for the whole family.
Free!

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Kids
Jun20

ConEdison Family Science Nights: Forces of Nature

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

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Challenge and observe gravity, friction, and several other physical forces, then apply your new knowledge to become a (balloon) rocket scientist!
Free!

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Kids
Jun20

Movies Under the Stars: Despicable Me 3

at Seton ParkBronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The mischievous Minions hope that Gru will return to a life of crime after the new boss of the Anti-Villain League fires him. Instead, Gru decides to remain...
Free!

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Kids
Jun20

Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Ninjago Movie

at Story PlaygroundBronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The battle for NINJAGO City calls to action young Master Builder Lloyd, aka the Green Ninja, along with his friends, also secret ninja warriors. Led by...
Free!

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Kids

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Jun21

Summer in the Square

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location, South Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan, West Side Seating Area (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.8:30 p.m.
Come out to Union Square Park every Thursday this summer for an unforgettable lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, live music + dance performances, and movie nights.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun21

Summer Fun for the Wee Ones

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Join Greenbelt Education for a fun-filled summer adventure with stories, nature exploration, and sprinklers for kids aged 2 to 3 years old.

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Kids
Jun21

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 musical stories and sing-along encouragement on our comfy and danceable turf lawn by the big locomotive.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun21

Kids Imaginative Arts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children will use their imagination and curiosity, and explore ideas for self expression to create themed artwork.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun21

Make Music New York at Carrie McCracken Truce Garden & Fundraising Event

at Carrie McCracken TRUCE GardenManhattan

5:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Bring in the first day of summer inna the garden at Carrie McCracken TRUCE Garden with live music, dance performance, and a kids fashion show.
Free!

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Kids
Jun21

Plaza Theatrical Presents The Wizard of Oz

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

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion as they come to life in this theatrical performance of the classic movie, The Wizard of Oz.
Free!

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Kids
Jun21

Capoeira in the Park

at Lawn east of Memorial Grove (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Led by expert instructors, this series introduces participants to the basic fundamentals of the Brazilian martial art of Capoeira and it's history.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun21

Make Music New York at Stuyvesant Square

at Stuyvesant SquareManhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Celebrate Make Music New York at Stuyvesant Square with three performances by talented artists!
Free!

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Event
Jun21

Movies Under the Stars: Wonder

at Harris Playground (in Harris Park)Bronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Based on the New York Times bestseller, "Wonder" tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences ...
Free!

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Kids

Friday, June 22, 2018

Jun22

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create fun art inspired by the season, using various materials and techniques.
Free!

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Kids
Jun22

Paws to Read OutLOUD

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

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids (up to age 10) can have fun & practice their skills by reading aloud to JJ, an adorable licensed therapy dog.
Free!

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Event
Jun22

Skate Night on the Upper East Side!

at Stanley Isaacs PlaygroundManhattan

5:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Ben Kallos in a fun skate night at the park. Dance and enjoy an outdoor roller skating night with a live DJ and more! Skates will be provided.…
Free!

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Kids
Jun22

Family Camping: Manhattan

at Central ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families. Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on June 13.
Free!

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Kids
Jun22

Stargazing on the Waterfront

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come see the stars and moon with the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York. Telescopes are set up just west of the oval along the waterfront.
Free!

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Kids
Jun22

Movies Under the Stars: Despicable Me 3

at Phil "Scooter" Rizzuto ParkQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Karen Koslowitz, and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Illumination, who brought audiences…
Free!

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Kids
Jun22

Movies Under the Stars: Back to the Future

at John Golden Parking Lot (in John Golden Park)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Paul Vallone, and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film.
Free!

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Kids
Jun22

Movies Under the Stars: The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie: Sponge Out of Water

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

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
SpongeBob and Plankton form an alliance to recover the secret recipe for Krabby Patties, which has been stolen. Their search eventually leads them to the real world.
Free!

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Kids
Jun22

Movies Under the Stars: Yogi Bear

at Faber Park Entrance (in Faber Pool and Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Yogi Bear (voiced by Dan Aykroyd), Boo Boo, and Ranger Rick must save Jellystone Park from Mayor Brown, who wants to sell the property due to low attendance.
Free!

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Kids
Jun22

Movies Under the Stars: Lego Batman Movie

at Owen F. Dolen ParkBronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
There are big changes brewing in Gotham, but if Batman (Will Arnett) wants to save the city from the Joker's (Zach Galifianakis) hostile takeover, he may...
Free!

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Kids

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Jun23

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!

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Kids
Jun23

12th Annual Rockstock and Barrels Festival

at Beach 90th Street (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Rockaway rocks with family fun at the 12th Annual Rockstock and Barrels Festival, which includes surf contests, a local arts and crafts shopping village, skateboard demos, and live music.
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Family Art Project: Butterfly Habitat Hats

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
See them and sketch them flying among the meadow grasses or on the butterfly bush in Wave Hill’s Flower Garden.
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Summer Kickoff

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

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us at Rockaway Beach for a fun-filled day for families to enjoy! There will be inflatables, Parks' Playmobile, arts and crafts, music, and refreshments.
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Family Field and Play Day

at Asser Levy Recreation Center (in Asser Levy Playground)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come out and play! Let’s get together for a day full of sports, obstacle courses, water activities and many more!Bring your own family t-shirt design, the most original will get prices.
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Toddlers at Parks Day

at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join the St. James Recreation Center's Toddlers at Parks program for a fun-filled day of sports, dance, music, games, and arts and crafts.

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Kids
Jun23

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

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

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Kids
Jun23

Summer on the Hudson: Baylander Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

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Kids
Jun23

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Oaxaca Marionettes with Megan Basaldua

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Travel with us to Oaxaca, Mexico for the day to create alebrije marionettes from recycled materials!
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Owl's Head Park Family Day

at Bensonhurst ParkBrooklyn

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Bring the whole family to this delightful afternoon of games, arts and crafts, face painting, music, popcorn, and more!
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Family Field Day

at Parade Grounds (in Fort Totten Park)Queens, Little Bay Park Kayak/Canoe Launch Site (in Little Bay Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for a fun afternoon of free activities including kayaking, interactive games, inflatables, a soccer clinic, live entertainment, and more!
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Family Day

at Electric PlaygroundQueens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Rory Lancman in a fun afternoon of crafts, games, inflatables, transformation face painting with Agostino Arts, an animal show, a photo booth, and more!
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Science in the Park: Woodlands

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join Alley Pond Environmental Center and New York Hall of Science for fun, FREE, hands-on science programming in Alley Pond Park.
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Seining

at Burnett Street and Avenue U (in Marine Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Catch-and-release fishing is a great way to get outdoors and discover nature just a few blocks from home. This program is recommended for ages 8 years and older.
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

CANCELLED: Paper Arts and Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids create fun paper crafts as gifts and to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Le Carrousel 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 lineup.
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Cido the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

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

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Kids
Jun23

Fort Tryon Kids: Design, Engineer, and Build Workshop with Dr. A

at 190th Street Subway Terrace (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join Dr. A for a math, science, and engineering workshop and learn about how Fort Washington Terrace of Fort Tryon Park was built in 1941.
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Cido the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Ninjago Movie

at Sean's PlaceQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
High-school students moonlight as ninjas, and fight to defend their island of Ninjago.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Movies Under the Stars: Despicable Me 3

at Cortelyou Road & E. 17th StreetBrooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! In this third rendition of the delightful animated franchise, Gru (Steve…
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Movies Under the Stars: Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature

at Bay 8th Street and Independence Avenue (in Dyker Beach Park)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In this sequel to the animated Disney comedy, Surly and his friends must stop Oakton City's mayor from destroying their home to make way for a dysfunctional amusement park.
Free!

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Kids
Jun23

Movies Under the Stars: Moana

at Crotona ParkBronx This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
An adventurous teenager sails out on a daring mission to save her people. During her journey, Moana meets the once-mighty demigod Maui, who guides...
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Jun24

Family Art Project: Butterfly Habitat Hats

at Wave HillBronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
See them and sketch them flying among the meadow grasses or on the butterfly bush in Wave Hill’s Flower Garden.

Best For
Kids
Jun24

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun24

Learn to Ride

at Bush Clinton Park (in Red Hook Recreation Area)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Bring a bike, a child, and a helmet for this free, fun event! Show your child, 5 years of age or older, how to ride a 2-wheeler using the "balance first"…
Free!

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Kids
Jun24

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

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Kids
Jun24

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze Sundays

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun24

Science in the Park: Bay Waters

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
Jun24

Science in the Park: Woodlands

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join Alley Pond Environmental Center and New York Hall of Science for fun, FREE, hands-on science programming in Alley Pond Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun24

Le Carrousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Voila! The world’s best magicians perform fun-filled tricks for kids of all ages!
Free!

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Kids
Jun24

The Magic of Rogue

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
You may recognize Rogue from America's Got Talent, wow'ing audiences with his unique blend of music, flowers, fire, and animals! Prepare to be amazed.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun24

Free Art-Making Workshop with Cecile Chong

at Lewis H Latimer HouseQueens This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
As part of the exhibition El Dorado (The Golden), artist Cecile Chong will lead a free public art-making workshop to celebrate participants' own cultural identities. All ages and…
Free!

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Kids
Jun24

The Magic of Rogue

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

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
You may recognize Rogue from America's Got Talent, wow'ing audiences with his unique blend of music, flowers, fire, and animals! Prepare to be amazed.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun24

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

at Sheepshead PlaygroundBrooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! In this update of the wonderful 1995 adventure, four high school kids…
Free!

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Kids

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Jun26

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

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Kids
Jun26

School's Out Festival

at Conch PlaygroundQueens

12:00 p.m.4:00 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

Kid's Le Petit Art

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create adorable miniature art and miniature worlds as gifts for others, or to keep. Parents and kids may participate together.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

Sign Language Class with Baby Fingers

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
Jun26

Movies Under the Stars: The Lion King

at Russell Sage PlaygroundQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A royal lion cub is driven into exile after his uncle murders his father.
Free!

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Kids
Jun26

Movies Under the Stars: Moana

at Williamsbridge OvalBronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
An adventurous teenager sails out on a daring mission to save her people. During her journey, Moana meets the once-mighty demigod Maui, who guides...
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Jun27

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji (2017)

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

8:00 a.m.10:00 p.m.
Four teenagers are sucked into a jungle-themed video game.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun27

School's Out Festival

at Police Officer Edward Byrne ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate the start of summer fun with Parks at our fun-filled School's Out Festival with inflatables, games, face painting, music, popcorn, and more! Sponsored by Council…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Mellet Family Day

at Mellet (in Mellett Playground)Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Bring the whole family to this delightful afternoon of games, arts and crafts, face painting, music, popcorn, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Recycle to Art

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Learn to make really cute art out of recyclable materials.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

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Kids

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Jun28

Summer in the Square

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location, South Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan, West Side Seating Area (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.8:30 p.m.
Come out to Union Square Park every Thursday this summer for an unforgettable lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, live music + dance performances, and movie nights.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jun28

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 musical stories and sing-along encouragement on our comfy and danceable turf lawn by the big locomotive.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

Bill Brown Family Day

at Bill Brown PlaygroundBrooklyn

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Bring the whole family to this delightful afternoon of games, arts and crafts, face painting, music, popcorn, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

Kids Imaginative Arts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children will use their imagination and curiosity, and explore ideas for self expression to create themed artwork.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

Capoeira in the Park

at Lawn east of Memorial Grove (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Led by expert instructors, this series introduces participants to the basic fundamentals of the Brazilian martial art of Capoeira and it's history.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

Movie Nights in Rockaway - Star Wars: The Last Jedi

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

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join us for a free movie at the beach! Now playing--Star Wars: The Last Jedi!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

Movies Under the Stars: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

at Chelsea ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film! Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotize their principal...
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

Movies Under the Stars: Ferdinand

at Conch PlaygroundQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

Movies Under the Stars: Power Rangers (2017)

at Pena Herrera Park (in Pena Herrera Playground)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Five ordinary teens must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove - and the world - is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 29, 2018

Jun29

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Tie-Dye Festival

at East River PlaygroundManhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Diana Ayala in a fun afternoon of Tie-Dye. Limited supplies will be provided so you can go home with your one-of-a-kind creation! This event is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create fun art inspired by the season, using various materials and techniques.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Stargazing on the Waterfront

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come see the stars and moon with the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York. Telescopes are set up just west of the oval along the waterfront.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Wonder

at Paul Raimonda PlaygroundQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A 10-year-old boy with a facial deformity attends school for the first time when he begins the fifth grade.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Spider-Man: Homecoming

at Willowbrook Park Archery Range (in Willowbrook Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Spider-Man learns the ropes of being a superhero under the tutelage of Tony Stark, all while juggling his responsibilities as high schooler Peter Parker.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: E.T. the Extra Terrestrial

at McKinley ParkBrooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! This heart-warming 1982 classic tell the story of a young boy, Elliot (Henry…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Spiderman Homecoming

at Concrete Plant ParkBronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, young Peter Parker returns home to live with his Aunt May. Under the watchful eye of mentor Tony Stark,...
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Jun30

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
Jun30

Family Art Project: Love-a-Tree Canvas Bags

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Use stencils and fabric paints in the form of sprays, stamps and crayons to make tree art on your own reusable bag.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Learn to Ride

at Norelli- Hargreaves PlaygroundQueens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring a bike, a child, and a helmet for this free fun event! Show your kids, ages 5 or older, how to ride a two-wheeler. Please pre-register…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Neighborhood Heroes with Karen Adelman

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
In this workshop, we’ll create capes or masks that celebrate the heroes right here in our own neighborhoods – parents, teachers, nurses, crossing guards, sanitation workers, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Paper Arts and Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids create fun paper crafts as gifts and to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Le Carrousel 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 lineup.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Making Magic with Ethan

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Ethan’s philosophy is that magic is meant to be created and shared with people; it should not simply be designed to trick the crowd.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Making Magic with Ethan

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Ethan’s philosophy is that magic is meant to be created and shared with people; it should not simply be designed to trick the crowd.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Movies Under the Stars: An American Tail

at Rory Staunton FieldQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Fievel, an immigrant mouse searches for his family in 1800s New York City after they are separated upon their arrival in America.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

at Broadway and Wayne Street (in CPL. Thompson Park)Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Four teenagers are sucked into a magical video game, and the only way they can escape is to work together to finish the game.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 1, 2018

Jul 1

Family Art Project: Love-a-Tree Canvas Bags

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Trees give us so much—shade, beauty, food, even oxygen. Why not make more of them and showcase them on a classy canvas bag!

Best For
Kids
Jul 1

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 1

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 1

Le Carrousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Voila! The world’s best magicians perform fun-filled tricks for kids of all ages!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 1

Making Magic with Ethan

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Ethan’s philosophy is that magic is meant to be created and shared with people; it should not simply be designed to trick the crowd.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 1

Making Magic with Ethan

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

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Ethan’s philosophy is that magic is meant to be created and shared with people; it should not simply be designed to trick the crowd.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 2, 2018

Jul 2

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Jul 3

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Sign Language Class with Baby Fingers

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 3

FrogWatch USA in the Greenbelt: Monthly Monitoring Sessions

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

8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
We will hike within the Greenbelt to listen for frogs, and record data as part of a national citizen science initiative.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Movies Under the Stars: Edward Scissorhands

at Playground (in Juniper Valley Park)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Robert Holden and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A fantastic modern day suburban fairy tale.…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Jul 4

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Historic Richmond Town's Independence Day Celebration

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Historic Richmond Town’s Independence Day celebration has long been a favorite for families on Staten Island.

Must See
Event
Jul 4

The Great Miguelino

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 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
Jul 4

Omar's 4th 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

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

The Great Miguelino

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 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

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Jul 5

Summer in the Square

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location, South Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan, West Side Seating Area (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.8:30 p.m.
Come out to Union Square Park every Thursday this summer for an unforgettable lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, live music + dance performances, and movie nights.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

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
Jul 5

Stories in the Garden

at Wave HillBronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Each week, Wave Hill educators share some of their favorite nature stories. These stories—classics and more—will come to life through interactive book readings, sing-alongs, and movement.

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Queens Botanical Garden Extended Summer Evenings

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Out of Thin Air: Guided Sound Walks

at City Hall ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Visit Out of Thin Air by Sari Careland and enjoy a blindfolded guided walk through the soundscape led by one of our docents.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Barefoot Dancing

at Lawn east of Memorial Grove (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Barefoot Dancing brings authentic forms of ethnic dance and music to the public. While demonstrating and teaching the art forms, the artists explain the historical and cultural roots of each style of dance.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Movies Under the Stars: Bedtime Stories

at Bellevue South ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A hotel handyman's life changes when the lavish bedtime stories he tells his niece and nephew start to magically come true.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji (2017)

at Roy Wilkins Park Parking LotQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Four teenagers are sucked into a jungle-themed video game.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 6, 2018

Jul 6

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji (2017)

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Four teenagers are sucked into a jungle-themed video game. Know Before You Go You…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Jul 7

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 7

Family Art Project: Billowing Sails and Handmade Boats

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Use brightly colored kite paper to design colorful, flag-like sails. Then collage a mixture of buoyant materials cut from repurposed foam trays, corks, plastics and reeds, and construct a handmade sailboat.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Think Outside the Body with Dave Marini

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Transform your human form into a sculpture! Participants will create 3-dimensional interactive artworks using their bodies and sustainable materials.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Urban Farming 101: Living Seeds with Rachel Mukon

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us to explore a variety of seeds, learn what they need to grow, and make a living seed necklace to observe germination!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Hands On History: Become an American Revolution Spy

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Kids (and adults) can learn all about the ways American spies kept their secrets during the Revolution, and learn how to send their own secret messages!
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 7

Seasonal Tours: Deserts and Tropics

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Tours will feature 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

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Fey Nan Bwa: A Haitian Herb and Song Workshop with Sirene

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join Vodou Priestess, Sirene Dantor Rene for an afternoon singing and learning about Haitian herbal wellness.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Le Carrousel 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 lineup.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Omar's Summer Block Party

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest 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 7

Movies Under the Stars: Hotel Transylvania

at Tompkins Square ParkManhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count's teenaged daughter.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Movies Under the Stars: Moana

at Springfield ParkQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Donovan Richards and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Jul 8

Family Art Project: Billowing Sails and Handmade Boats

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Use brightly colored kite paper to design colorful, flag-like sails. Then collage a mixture of buoyant materials cut from repurposed foam trays, corks, plastics and reeds, and construct a handmade sailboat.

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

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
Jul 8

Le Carrousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Voila! The world’s best magicians perform fun-filled tricks for kids of all ages!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Amazing Michael's Juggling Show

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Michael Karas presents a world-class juggling show full of jaw-dropping stunts, exciting audience participation, and hilarious physical comedy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Amazing Michael's Juggling Show

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

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Michael Karas presents a world-class juggling show full of jaw-dropping stunts, exciting audience participation, and hilarious physical comedy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Movies Under the Stars: The King and I

at Athens SquareQueens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Costa Constantinides and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Yul Brynner's magnetic, Oscar-winning…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 9, 2018

Jul 9

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Jul10

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul10

Music Together with Music and Me

at Flushing Meadows Corona Park Zoo Picnic Area

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

Best For
Kids
Jul10

Sign Language Class with Baby Fingers

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
Jul10

Movies Under the Stars: Hotel Transylvania 2

at Asser Levy PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Dracula and his friends try to bring out the monster in his half-human, half-vampire grandson in order to keep Mavis from leaving the hotel.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Jul11

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul11

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Hip Pickles

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

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy the dynamic sounds of the world’s most exciting interactive drum band! Sponsored by Council Member Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Movies Under the Stars: The Secret Life of Pets

at Cherry Tree ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Movies Under the Stars: Zootopia

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A rabbit cop must solve a missing-persons case in a city inhabited by anthropomorphic animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Jul12

Summer in the Square

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location, South Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan, West Side Seating Area (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.8:30 p.m.
Come out to Union Square Park every Thursday this summer for an unforgettable lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, live music + dance performances, and movie nights.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul12

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
Jul12

Stories in the Garden

at Wave HillBronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Each week, Wave Hill educators share some of their favorite nature stories. These stories—classics and more—will come to life through interactive book readings, sing-alongs, and movement.

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Queens Botanical Garden Extended Summer Evenings

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Barefoot Dancing

at Lawn east of Memorial Grove (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Barefoot Dancing brings authentic forms of ethnic dance and music to the public. While demonstrating and teaching the art forms, the artists explain the historical and cultural roots of each style of dance.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Movies Under the Stars: Throwback Movie Series: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

at Tony Dapolito Recreation CenterManhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Exiled into the dangerous forest by her wicked stepmother, a princess is rescued by seven dwarf miners who make her part of their household.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Movies Under the Stars: Despicable Me: 3

at Los Battalion Hall Recreation CenterQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Karen Koslowitz, and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Illumination, who brought audiences…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 13, 2018

Jul13

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Summer on the Hudson: Birding Walks

at 120th Street and Riverside Drive (in Riverside Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Explore Riverside Park on a family-friendly bird walk. Who knows what birds we'll discover while taking in views of the Hudson River!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Movies Under the Stars: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

at Crocheron ParkQueens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Rey learns the ways of the Force from Luke Skywalker, and develops a telepathic bond with Kylo Ren, who is struggling to master the Dark Side.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Jul14

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
Jul14

Family Art Project: Felting the Earth’s Atmosphere

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Pull from bright colors of wool roving, as well as your own outdoor sketches, to make an atmospheric scene in an expansive landscape—perhaps a vibrant sunrise or sunset!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Vegetable Gardening (and Eating!) with Kids

at Battery Urban Farm (in The Battery)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Battery Urban Farm’s Educators will give participants insight on how we plant seeds, tend crops, harvest and cook with budding gardeners.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Summer on the Hudson: Baylander Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Kite Making 101 with Juan Hinojosa

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
We are surrounded by computer games, smartphones, and apps, so why not take a moment to go old school? Learn how to build and fly your own kite made out of recycled materials.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

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
Jul14

Le Carrousel StoryTime

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Cali Co Cat and her carousel pals get you jumpin’ and leapin’ with fun, games, and stories to boot.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Skatz the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Skats the Clown has been bringing the funny to audiences for nearly two decades. His confusing style of clown comedy is guaranteed to bring out the inner child in everyone.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Skatz the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Skats the Clown has been bringing the funny to audiences for nearly two decades. His confusing style of clown comedy is guaranteed to bring out the inner child in everyone.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Movies Under the Stars: Big Fish

at Beach 94th Street, off Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
An estranged son tries to reconcile with his dying father, a Southern raconteur.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Jul15

Family Art Project: Felting the Earth’s Atmosphere

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Pull from bright colors of wool roving, as well as your own outdoor sketches, to make an atmospheric scene in an expansive landscape—perhaps a vibrant sunrise or sunset!

Best For
Kids
Jul15

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul15

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Jul15

Le Carrousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Voila! The world’s best magicians perform fun-filled tricks for kids of all ages!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul15

Cido the Clown

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Having entertained children for over 15 years, Cido is a member of the World Clown Association and Clowns of America International.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul15

Music in the Garden: Funky Dawgz Brass Band

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Groove along to the Funky Dawgz Brass Band as they play a contagious,upbeat mix of traditional New Orleans R&B, hip hop, funk, and today’s hits with a brass twist.

Best For
Kids
Jul15

Cido the Clown

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

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Having entertained children for over 15 years, Cido is a member of the World Clown Association and Clowns of America International.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 16, 2018

Jul16

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Jul17

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Nature Nick's Animal Adventure

at Flushing Meadows Corona Park Zoo Picnic Area

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
Jul17

Sign Language Class with Baby Fingers

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
Jul17

Family Music

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A boy journeys into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and lift a curse.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Jul18

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul18

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Broadhollow Theater Presents Aladdin

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

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy all your favorite characters—Aladdin, Jasmine, Iago, Jafar, the Genie, and more—in this musical adventure filled with magic, mayhem, and flying carpet rides.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Movies Under the Stars: Moana

at Hamilton Fish ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film! In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches Moana's island...
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Jul19

Summer in the Square

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location, South Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan, West Side Seating Area (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.8:30 p.m.
Come out to Union Square Park every Thursday this summer for an unforgettable lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, live music + dance performances, and movie nights.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul19

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
Jul19

Stories in the Garden

at Wave HillBronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Each week, Wave Hill educators share some of their favorite nature stories. These stories—classics and more—will come to life through interactive book readings, sing-alongs, and movement.

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Queens Botanical Garden Extended Summer Evenings

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Drawing During the Golden Hour

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Artists of all levels are invited to experience the “golden hour” light and draw different areas of the Garden in a group setting.

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Barefoot Dancing

at Lawn east of Memorial Grove (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Barefoot Dancing brings authentic forms of ethnic dance and music to the public. While demonstrating and teaching the art forms, the artists explain the historical and cultural roots of each style of dance.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 20, 2018

Jul20

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Movies Under the Stars: The Jungle Book

at Dry Dock PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan forces him to flee the jungle, a man-cub named Mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther Bagheera and...
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Movies Under the Stars: Southside with You

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Docudrama about Barack Obama's first date with Michelle Robinson, his future wife, during the summer of 1989 in Chicago.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Jul21

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
Jul21

Family Art Project: Spray a Garden

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Add the colors of summer to a garden painting made without brushes, inspired by all the flowering plants in the garden.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Farmhouse Family Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Solar Energy Family Workshop

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech)Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This activity teaches children how to harness the light of the sun to power everyday object. They will transform a recycled soda can into a solar rover.

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Body in Between – Body Casting with Liene Bosquê

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Participants will investigate the process of creating a three-dimensional copy of a living human body.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Le Carrousel StoryTime

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Cali Co Cat and her carousel pals get you jumpin’ and leapin’ with fun, games, and stories to boot.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Presto Pete & Incredulous Chris

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 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
Jul21

Presto Pete & Incredulous Chris

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 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
Jul21

Movies Under the Stars: Brave

at Paul Raimonda PlaygroundQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Jul22

Family Art Project: Spray a Garden

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Add the colors of summer to a garden painting, inspired by all the flowering plants in the garden.

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Le Carrousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Voila! The world’s best magicians perform fun-filled tricks for kids of all ages!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Magical Matt

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Magical Matt’s show is magical mayhem! As a fast-talking, wise-cracking magician, his act if full of guesses and surprises!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Free Art-Making Workshop with Cecile Chong

at Lewis H Latimer HouseQueens This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
As part of the exhibition El Dorado (The Golden), artist Cecile Chong will lead a free public art-making workshop to celebrate participants' own cultural identities. All ages and…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Magical Matt

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

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Magical Matt’s show is magical mayhem! As a fast-talking, wise-cracking magician, his act if full of guesses and surprises!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Movies Under the Stars: Edward Scissorhands

at Athens SquareQueens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Edward's unconventional charm is soon discovered as he styles hair, gardens and grooms dogs with the shears of metal where his fingers should have been.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park - The LEGO Batman Movie

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

8:30 p.m.10:10 p.m.
Within the Lego Universe, Batman (Will Arnett) must save Gotham City from his arch-enemy The Joker (Zach Galifianakis) who has vowed the ultimate revenge.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 23, 2018

Jul23

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul23

2018 Movies on the Waterfront Series: Bambi

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Central Astoria LDC is pleased to kick off the 2018 Movies on the Waterfront Series with a showing of Bambi.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Jul24

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul24

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, a child, and a helmet for this free fun event! Show your kids, ages 5 or older, how to ride a two-wheeler. Please pre-register…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul24

Family Music

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul24

Movies Under the Stars: Justice League

at Nathan Straus Playground (P.S. 140)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Jul25

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul25

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Hudson Vagabond Puppets Presents Caps for Sale and Three Billy Goats Gruff

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

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Two classic stories come to life. First, a hat salesman falls asleep and wakes to find his hats missing! In the second story, three billy goats try to avoid and ogre as they try to cross a bridge!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Toy Story 3

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend or a few, and settle in for a movie night, featuring Woody, Buzz Lightyear, and friends!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Movies Under the Stars: The Lego Batman Movie

at St. Nicholas Playground SouthManhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Jul26

Summer in the Square

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location, South Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan, West Side Seating Area (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.8:30 p.m.
Come out to Union Square Park every Thursday this summer for an unforgettable lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, live music + dance performances, and movie nights.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul26

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul26

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
Jul26

Stories in the Garden

at Wave HillBronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Each week, Wave Hill educators share some of their favorite nature stories. These stories—classics and more—will come to life through interactive book readings, sing-alongs, and movement.

Best For
Kids
Jul26

Queens Botanical Garden Extended Summer Evenings

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Must See
Event
Jul26

Barefoot Dancing

at Lawn east of Memorial Grove (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Barefoot Dancing brings authentic forms of ethnic dance and music to the public. While demonstrating and teaching the art forms, the artists explain the historical and cultural roots of each style of dance.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul26

Movies Under the Stars: Throwback Movie Series: The Lion King

at Tony Dapolito Recreation CenterManhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A Lion cub crown prince is tricked by a treacherous uncle into thinking he caused his father's death and flees into exile in despair, only to learn in adulthood his identity and his responsibilities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul26

Movies Under the Stars: Loving Vincent

at Asser Levy PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
In a story depicted in oil painted animation, a young man comes to the last hometown of painter Vincent van Gogh to deliver the troubled artist's final letter and ends up investigating his final days there.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 27, 2018

Jul27

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Thunderbird 40th Annual Grand Mid-Summer Pow Wow

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
New York City's oldest and largest Powwow will feature three days of intertribal Native American dance competitions to which the public is invited. Over forty Indian Nations will…

Must See
Event
Jul27

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A boy journeys into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and lift a curse.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Jul28

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
Jul28

Thunderbird 40th Annual Grand Mid-Summer Pow Wow

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.10:00 p.m.
New York City's oldest and largest pow wow will feature three days of inter-tribal Native American dance competitions.

Must See
Event
Jul28

Family Art Project: Cool-off Colors Collage

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
The colors of teal, cobalt, cerulean, and cornflower blue make for cool, summer collages.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul28

23rd Annual Sandcastle Contest

at Beach 117th Street (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring your buckets and tools, and build an award-winning sandcastle at this 23rd annual contest in the Rockaways!
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul28

Summer on the Hudson: Baylander Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Geological Pets with Aiysha Mayfield

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us as we explore the Park’s geological topography and transform rock samples into awesome Pet Rocks.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Le Carrousel StoryTime

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Cali Co Cat and her carousel pals get you jumpin’ and leapin’ with fun, games, and stories to boot.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Phineas the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Phineas is an award-winning clown and juggler. He currently holds the world record for juggling clubs while bouncing on a pogo stick. Come see his show to see what he'll juggle next!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Phineas the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Phineas is an award-winning clown and juggler. He currently holds the world record for juggling clubs while bouncing on a pogo stick. Come see his show to see what he'll juggle next!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 29, 2018

Jul29

Thunderbird 40th Annual Grand Mid-Summer Pow Wow

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.10:00 p.m.
New York City's oldest and largest pow wow will feature three days of inter-tribal Native American dance competitions.

Must See
Event
Jul29

Family Art Project: Cool-off Colors Collage

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
The colors of teal, cobalt, cerulean, and cornflower blue make for cool, summer collages.

Best For
Kids
Jul29

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul29

23rd Annual Sandcastle Contest

at Beach 117th Street (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring your buckets and tools, and build an award-winning sandcastle at this 23rd annual contest in the Rockaways!
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul29

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Jul29

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze Sundays

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul29

Le Carrousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Voila! The world’s best magicians perform fun-filled tricks for kids of all ages!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul29

The Great Miguelino

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 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
Jul29

The Great Miguelino

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

4:00 p.m.5:00 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

Monday, July 30, 2018

Jul30

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Jul31

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Family Music

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Movies Under the Stars: Justice League

at St Nicholas North Playground (in St. Nicholas Playground North)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at Yellowstone ParkQueens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Karen Koslowitz and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A boy journeys into the Land of the Dead…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Aug 1

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Coco

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Aug 2

Summer in the Square

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location, South Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan, West Side Seating Area (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.8:30 p.m.
Come out to Union Square Park every Thursday this summer for an unforgettable lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, live music + dance performances, and movie nights.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Extended Summer Evenings

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Barefoot Dancing

at Lawn east of Memorial Grove (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Barefoot Dancing brings authentic forms of ethnic dance and music to the public. While demonstrating and teaching the art forms, the artists explain the historical and cultural roots of each style of dance.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 3, 2018

Aug 3

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Aug 4

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 4

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Hands On History: Games Day

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Try your hand at toys children would have played with over 200 years ago and enjoy fun and games on the King Manor grounds.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Le Carrousel StoryTime

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Cali Co Cat and her carousel pals get you jumpin’ and leapin’ with fun, games, and stories to boot.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Watercolor Workshop: On the Farm

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
In this seasonal series of classes, learn the basic techniques of painting with watercolors with artist Chemin Hsiao.

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Aug 5

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Seasonal Garden Tour: Dye Plants

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Tours will visit the Herb Garden and QBG Farm, and feature plants we use to create botanical dyes.

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Le Carrousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Voila! The world’s best magicians perform fun-filled tricks for kids of all ages!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park - Coco

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

8:15 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Coco is a Disney Pixar animated film that tells the story of 12 year-old Miguel Rivera who is accidentally transported to the land of the dead.
Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, August 6, 2018

Aug 6

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Aug 7

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Family Music

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

FrogWatch USA in the Greenbelt: Monthly Monitoring Sessions

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park)Staten Island

8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
We will hike within the Greenbelt to listen for frogs, and record data as part of a national citizen science initiative. Please bring a headlamp or flashlight. Program suitable for…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Aug 8

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Aug 9

Summer in the Square

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location, South Plaza (in Union Square Park)Manhattan, West Side Seating Area (in Union Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.8:30 p.m.
Come out to Union Square Park every Thursday this summer for an unforgettable lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, live music + dance performances, and movie nights.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

Queens Botanical Garden Extended Summer Evenings

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 10, 2018

Aug10

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Movie Nights in Rockaway: Black Panther

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

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join us for a free movie night at the beach for the whole family to enjoy! The Marvel hit movie Black Panther comes to our shores.
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Aug11

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
Aug11

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug11

Summer on the Hudson: Baylander Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug11

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
Aug11

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug11

Summer on the Hudson: Underwater Neighbors of Riverside Park

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the educators from Hudson River Sloop Clearwater to catch, observe, and identify fish and invertebrates.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Aug12

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug12

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Aug12

Music in the Garden: Women's Raga Massive

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

4:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Join Women’s Raga Massive for a series of improvised pieces, original works, and raga-inspired tributes to female heroes, embodying the collaborative and communal spirit of life.

Must See
Event

Monday, August 13, 2018

Aug13

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Aug14

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Aug14

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug14

Family Music

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Aug15

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Aug15

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug15

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug15

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Aug16

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Queens Botanical Garden Extended Summer Evenings

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 17, 2018

Aug17

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

at Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Aug18

Parent and Me Yoga

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Farmhouse Family Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Rockway Caribbean Carnival

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Celebrate West Indian culture with a day of music and dancing.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Summer on the Hudson: FlyNYC

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Aug19

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Aug21

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Family Music

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Aug22

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug22

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Up

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Aug23

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Queens Botanical Garden Extended Summer Evenings

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 24, 2018

Aug24

Opening Day: Herbaria

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Must See
Event

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Aug25

Parent and Me Yoga

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Summer on the Hudson: Baylander Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 26, 2018

Aug26

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze Sundays

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Aug28

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug28

Family Music

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Aug29

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug29

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Aug30

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer

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

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Sep 1

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

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

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 2, 2018

Sep 2

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Sep 5

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 5

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Sep 6

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

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

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

Must See
Event

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Sep 8

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Summer on the Hudson: Baylander Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Festival Minokan: A Song and Drum Celebration

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

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

Must See
Event

Sunday, September 9, 2018

Sep 9

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Summer on the Hudson: West Side County Fair!

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Sep12

Free Kids Yoga at Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep12

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Sep13

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

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

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

Must See
Event

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Sep15

Farmhouse Family Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep15

CinemaLIC Presents: Ratatouille

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Sep16

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep16

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Sep19

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Sep20

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

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

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

Must See
Event

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Sep22

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Summer on the Hudson: Baylander Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Sep23

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep23

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Sep26

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Sep27

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

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

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

Must See
Event

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Sep29

Get Hooked!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Summer on the Hudson: Little Red Lighthouse Festival

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Sep30

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep30

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Oct 3

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Oct 6

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

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

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Oct 7

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct 7

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Oct10

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Oct13

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct13

Art on the Farm at Randall's Island Park!

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Oct14

Urban Farm Exploration Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct14

Harvest Festival

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct14

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Oct17

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Oct21

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Oct24

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Oct28

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Oct31

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Nov 3

Hands On History: Make Your Own Rag Rug

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Nov 4

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Nov11

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Nov18

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Nov25

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, December 2, 2018

Dec 2

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Dec 8

Summer on the Hudson: Holiday on the Hudson

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

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

Must See
Event

Sunday, December 9, 2018

Dec 9

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Dec16

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Dec23

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Dec30

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids

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