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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

Sunday, May 26, 2019

May26

The Bug Club: The Greenbelt Amateur Entomologist Society

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

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
The Bug Club explores the anatomy, life cycles, and the natural history of the bugs through engaging activities, excursions in the Greenbelt, and live demos.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May26

Freshwater Fishing

at Baisley Pond Park Parking Lot (in Baisley Pond Park)Queens

10:00 a.m.11:30 p.m.
Our experienced Urban Park Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program. You can try to hook a pumpkinseed sunfish, carp, or chain pickerel.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May26

Central Park Discovery Walks: The North Woods

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

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Take a kid-friendly hike through the North Woods to learn about the plants, trees, and wildlife of this woodland retreat.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May26

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
May26

Summer on the Hudson: Mamapalooza

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Fierce feminist families celebrate all mamas and the people who love them at our annual festival featuring music, family-focused vendors, wellness activities, art, and activism.
Free!

Must See
Event
May26

Family Day

at Pomonok PlaygroundQueens This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
May26

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Amateur Astronomers Association and solargazing return with solar telescopes specifically designed to safely look at the sun.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May26

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
May26

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
May26

Omar’s Summer Blast-Off

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

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
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
May26

Movies Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns

at Yellowstone ParkQueens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Mary Poppins returns during Michael's most desperate hour to lend him a helping hand.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, May 27, 2019

May27

The Great Miguelino

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

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

Best For
Kids
May27

The Amazing Captain Faust

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come see his sleight-of-hand tricks and amazing illusions that are sure to leave guests in awe.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May27

Movies Under the Stars: Coming to America

at Cunningham Park Parking Lot (in Cunningham Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A wealthy African prince poses as a regular guy in NYC in order to seek out a suitable wife.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

May28

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
May28

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
May28

Kids and Families 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.
Have fun creating tiny art inspired by the season and the month of April.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May28

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

May29

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
May29

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
May29

Art in Washington Square Park with Miss Debbie

at Northwest Corner Seating Area (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Join Washington Square Park Youth Activities Coordinator Miss Debbie for fun springtime arts and crafts in the park!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, May 30, 2019

May30

Greenbelt Peepers

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

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, two-year-olds and their caregivers will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest. Registration is required.

Best For
Kids
May30

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live!

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
May30

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
May30

Greenbelt Tree Tots

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

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest. Space is limited. Registration required.

Best For
Kids
May30

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
May30

Kids & Families Imaginative Arts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids and families are encouraged to use their imagination in creating their work. The instructor facilitates and encourages the sharing of ideas between participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May30

Movies Under the Stars: Kubo and the Two Strings

at Seward ParkManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A young Japanese boy embarks on a journey to learn the truth about his missing father. Along the way, he battles the vengeful Moon King and two evil twin sisters.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May30

Movies Under the Stars: The Frisco Kid

at Cunningham Park Parking Lot (in Cunningham Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Robert Aldrich's tale of a rabbi and an outlaw en route to California in 1850. Gene Wilder, Harrison Ford, Ramon Bieri, and Val Bisoglio.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, May 31, 2019

May31

Arts, Culture & Fun: Tot Program: Guardian and Me

at Tony Dapolito Recreation CenterManhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Children will get creative with Max Cohen, teaching artist, The Art Students League, in the Tot Program focused on art and fun. Tots will get fit by playing in our indoor gym and playground.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May31

Toddler Time Soccer

at St. James ParkBronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Your little ones will learn basic soccer skills like dribbling, using their feet, passing, and shooting through fun games.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May31

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
May31

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
May31

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Participants learn to make cute crafts inspired by the season to keep or give as a gift.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Jun 1

Kids Arts and Tabletop Activities

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

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
Jun 1

Junior Garden Workshop

at Community Garden (in Highland Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Kids ages 9-14, will learn about soil ecology, composting, how to plant a vegetable garden, common garden weeds and insects, how to harvest and nutrition basics.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

National Learn to Row Day

at Peter Jay Sharp BoathouseManhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us on National Learn to Row Day for a totally free event, and learn the basics of a sport that will stay with you for a lifetime.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Central Park Youth Basketball Clinic

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Go Green! Brooklyn Festival

at McCarren Park Field House (in McCarren Park)Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Now in its 12th year, Go Green! is the place to learn about local sustainability initiatives while sampling local food, art, and music.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

District 28 Day

at Baisley Park Extension (in Baisley Pond Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come out and join NYC Parks and Council Member Adrienne E. Adams for a day of exciting activities including inflatables, photo booth, Nature Company, and Transformation Face Painting.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Family Fun Day at St. Vartan Park

at St. Vartan ParkManhattan

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Keith Powers in a fun afternoon of crafts, games, carnival booths, inflatables, transformation face painting with Agostino Arts, an obstacle course, a photo booth, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

McKinley Family Day

at McKinley 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!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Marlboro Community Roller Skating Party

at Marlboro PlaygroundBrooklyn

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and NYC Council Member Mark Treyger for a day of roller skating, music, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Encaustic Painting

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Encaustic is one of the oldest painting techniques from ancient Greece which uses fire to burn paint into wood. Experiment with a modern method utilizing crayons, hot plates, and blow dryers!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Hands on History: Plant Your Own Terrarium

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Find out more about 19th-century agriculture in the United States and experiment a little with your own miniature garden to take home!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Summer on the Hudson: New York City Fish Count

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

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
As part of the annual World Science Festival, we will wade into the Hudson River to collect and count what species of fish we find.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 1

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

World Science Festival's Great Fish Count

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Educators and biologists will be on hand as participants strap on waders and go out into the Harlem River to cast nets in search of the underwater life right here in NYC.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Phineas the Clown

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 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
Jun 1

Puppet-Making Workshop

at Clay Avenue Community GardenBronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Join Teatro SEA's Puppet-Making Workshop! Children create their own puppets and understand the beauty of tradition and storytelling.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Summer on the Hudson: Stargazing

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Movies Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns

at Basketball Court (in Carl Schurz Park)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Decades after her original visit, the magical nanny returns to help the Banks siblings and Michael's children through a difficult time in their lives.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Movies Under the Stars: Aladdin

at Neal Dow Avenue and Maine Avenue

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
A kindhearted street urchin and a power-hungry Grand Vizier vie for a magic lamp that has the power to make their deepest wishes come true.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Movies Under the Stars: Incredibles 2

at Main Street and Elder Avenue (in Kissena Corridor Park)Queens

8:20 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Peter Koo and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Know Before You Go You should arrive before 8:00…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Movies Under the Stars: Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018)

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

8:20 p.m.10:20 p.m.
?Six years after the events of "Wreck-It Ralph," Ralph and Vanellope, now friends, discover a wi-fi router in their arcade, leading them into a new adventure.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Jun 2

The Bug Club: The Greenbelt Amateur Entomologist Society

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

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
The Bug Club explores the anatomy, life cycles, and the natural history of the bugs through engaging activities, excursions in the Greenbelt, and live demos.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 2

Central Park Discovery Walks: Conservatory Garden

at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 2

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 2

Family Fun at Rainey Park

at Rainey ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Come join us for a day of family fun. There will be face painting, balloon art, crafts, children's performances, and much, much more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 2

Homecrest Family Day

at Homecrest PlaygroundBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

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
Jun 2

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 2

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 2

Cido the Clown

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
From his red nose to his big feet, Cido is a professional clown to the fullest. This clown magic show is sure to be fun for all!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 2

NYC Parks Drive-In Cinema: Anastasia

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

8:15 p.m.10:45 p.m.

Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, June 3, 2019

Jun 3

Movies Under the Stars: Ralph Breaks the Internet

at Russell Sage PlaygroundQueens

8:20 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Video game villain Wreck-It-Ralph must brave the Internet to help Vanellope fix her game, Sugar Rush.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Jun 4

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 4

Kids Day at the Garden

at Highland Park Children's Garden (in Highland Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join us for an afternoon of fun-filled, garden-related activities. Learn about insects, flowers, and what makes the garden grow!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 4

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 4

Kids and Families 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.
Have fun creating tiny art inspired by the season and the month of April.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 4

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Jun 5

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 5

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 5

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 5

Pollinator Party in Washington Square Park

at Northwest Corner Seating Area (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Join WSP Youth Activities Coordinator and the Honeybee Conservancy for a Pollinator Party full of fun activities to learn about bees!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 5

Zero Waste Zone

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

5:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Come join us in our combat against plastic waste!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 5

Movies Under the Stars: Frozen

at Bulova Park (in Louis C. Moser Playground)Queens

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A young woman must break a curse that has plunged her kingdom into eternal winter. In order to do so, she must find her estranged sister with the help of a mountaineer and a reindeer.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Jun 6

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live!

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Mad Science Presents Spin, Pop, Boom

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

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Are you ready for some fun science? Witness amazing feats of chemistry as we explore all sorts of spectacular reactions.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Roller Skating

at Daniel M. O'ConnellQueens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks & Council Member Daneek I. Miller for a day of roller skating, music, tye dye, popcorn, and arts and crafts! Roller skates will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Field Day

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

12:30 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Come play flag football, socccer, parachute and more! Sports are geared toward children 6-13 years old. Snacks will be provided. If there…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Sheepshead Family Day

at Sheepshead 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
Jun 6

Kids & Families Imaginative Arts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids and families are encouraged to use their imagination in creating their work. The instructor facilitates and encourages the sharing of ideas between participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Kids Planting Day in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Help plant a beautiful new garden bed in Washington Square Park! Kids of all ages are encouraged to come out and get their hands dirty.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 7, 2019

Jun 7

Arts, Culture & Fun: Tot Program: Guardian and Me

at Tony Dapolito Recreation CenterManhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Children will get creative with Max Cohen, teaching artist, The Art Students League, in the Tot Program focused on art and fun. Tots will get fit by playing in our indoor gym and playground.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 7

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 7

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 7

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Participants learn to make cute crafts inspired by the season to keep or give as a gift.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 7

Summer on the Hudson: #TotallyPublicKaraoke

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 7

Family Camping: Manhattan

at Inwood Hill ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camp overnight in Inwood Hill Park, home to Manhattan's last remaining natural forest. Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on May 29.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 7

Movies Under the Stars: Kung Fu Panda

at Columbus ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Dragon Warrior mantle is supposedly mistaken to be bestowed upon an obese panda who is a novice in martial arts. Rated PG.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 7

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

at Colden PlaygroundQueens

8:20 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Peter Koo and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. The citizens of Berk face a dragon trafficker who…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Jun 8

Kids Arts and Tabletop Activities

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

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
Jun 8

Junior Garden Workshop

at Community Garden (in Highland Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Kids ages 9-14, will learn about soil ecology, composting, how to plant a vegetable garden, common garden weeds and insects, how to harvest and nutrition basics.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Family Day Olympiad

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for the Family Day Olympiad for a full day of fun, athletic competition. One child versus one adult, families will compete for points to win the Bronx Gold…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Central Park Youth Basketball Clinic

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Queens Green Day Festival

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Learn and play at Socrates Sculpture Park while digging in to your relationship with Mother Earth.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 8

Family Day at John Jay Park

at John Jay ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Ben Kallos in a fun afternoon of crafts, carnival booths, games, inflatables, transformation face painting with Agostino Arts, an obstacle course, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Community Roller Skating Party

at Harry Maze PlaygroundBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Chaim Deutsch for a day of roller skating, music, and more! Roller skates will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Activities at Queens Green Day

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Jump into art, movement, and educational activities with participating partners at our Queens Green Day Festival, exploring healthy living and connection with Mother Earth.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Family Day

at Utopia PlaygroundQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

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
Jun 8

Summer on the Hudson: STEAM the Streets

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Puppet Shows

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday lineup.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Nature Art Workshop: Pinwheels and Windsocks

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

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Join artist Daniele Frazier who will be hosting an art workshop focused on the wind. Materials and instructions will be provided to help you make and decorate your own pinwheel or windsock.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Tour FDNY’s Training Academy 'The Rock'

at FDNY Fire Academy (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join Randall's Island Park Alliance and NYC's Bravest for a tour of this unique and active training academy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

New York Scandia Symphony Presents: As Fit as a Troll

at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Inspired by Michele Obama’s “LET’S MOVE” program, the script involves a junk food loving troll from Norway, his pet dinosaur, Bronto, and a fairy godmother carrying a magic picnic basket with healthy fruits and vegetables and introducing some cool moves to stay fit and in shape.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

The Spectacular Magic Shawn

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This isn’t a show comprised of cheap and obvious tricks. This is real magic that will leave guests asking, “HOW DID HE DO THAT?”
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Family Camping: Queens

at Alley Pond ParkQueens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camping with the Urban Park Rangers and your family is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and create lasting memories. Registration is required. Registration opens on May 29.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 8

Family Camping: Staten Island

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

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camp overnight in this beautiful Staten Island park with the Urban Park Rangers. Registration for this program is required. Registration opens on May 28.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 8

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

at Travers ParkQueens

8:20 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Daniel Dromm and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Know Before You Go You should arrive before…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Mary Poppins Returns (PG)

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

8:40 p.m.10:50 p.m.
The magic continues in Disney’s classic as Mary Poppins helps the Banks family remember the joy of being a child.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 9, 2019

Jun 9

The Bug Club: The Greenbelt Amateur Entomologist Society

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

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
The Bug Club explores the anatomy, life cycles, and the natural history of the bugs through engaging activities, excursions in the Greenbelt, and live demos.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Central Park Discovery Walks: Harlem Meer

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

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Go back in time and explore the changing Harlem Meer landscape. Learn about its history and discover the plants and animals that live in its waters.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Family Day

at Manton Avenue and Main street (in Hoover - Manton Playgrounds)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Saltwater Fishing

at Entrance to Dyckman Fields (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Catch-and-release fishing is a great way to get outdoors and discover nature. All equipment is provided; this program is recommended for ages 8 years and older.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Le Carousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Monday, June 10, 2019

Jun10

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

at Colden PlaygroundQueens

8:20 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Peter Koo and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Know Before You Go You should arrive before 8:00…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun10

Films on the Green: Minuscule, Valley of the Lost Ants

at Monsignor McGolrick Park (in Msgr. McGolrick Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
In a peaceful little valley, the remains of an abandoned picnic spark warfare between two tribes of rival ants. At stake, a box of sugar.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Jun11

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun11

CityParks PuppetMobile: Bessie's Big Shot

at Westbourne PlaygroundQueens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Bessie the cow dreams of joining the circus. Come root Bessie on in this variety show as she attempts the impossible and searches for her special talents.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun11

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun11

Kids and Families 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.
Have fun creating tiny art inspired by the season and the month of April.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun11

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Jun12

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun12

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun12

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Jun13

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun13

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live!

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun13

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun13

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun13

Kids & Families Imaginative Arts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids and families are encouraged to use their imagination in creating their work. The instructor facilitates and encourages the sharing of ideas between participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun13

Free Concert: Hip Pickles

at 'My Buddy' Monument (in Forest Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy the dynamic sounds of Hip Pickles, the world's most exciting Interactive Drum Band!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 14, 2019

Jun14

Arts, Culture & Fun: Tot Program: Guardian and Me

at Tony Dapolito Recreation CenterManhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Children will get creative with Max Cohen, teaching artist, The Art Students League, in the Tot Program focused on art and fun. Tots will get fit by playing in our indoor gym and playground.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun14

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun14

Summer on the Hudson: The Musical Seeds Project: Intersections of Ecology, Music and Dance.

at Sakura ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join Musical Seeds: Intersections of Ecology, Music & Dance in sowing seeds of diversity and learn multiethnic dance, stories, and songs to celebrate plant life.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun14

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun14

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Participants learn to make cute crafts inspired by the season to keep or give as a gift.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun14

McCarren Community Roller Skating Party

at McCarren Park Pool Deck (in McCarren Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Laurie Cumbo for a day of roller skating, music, and more! Roller skates will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun14

Broad Channel Flag Day

at Broad Channel ParkQueens

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
In celebration of Flag Day, there will be children activities, Playmobile, arts and crafts, face painting, entertainment, music, refreshments, and giveaways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun14

Plaza Theatrical Presents Wizard of Oz

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

4:00 p.m.5:30 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!

Best For
Kids
Jun14

Family Camping: Brooklyn

at Prospect ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camp overnight in this renowned park that is home to Brooklyn's only lake and the last remaining natural forest in the borough. Registration is required. Registration opens on June 5.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun14

Movies Under the Stars: How to TrainYour Dragon: The Hidden World

at Playground Ninety XC (in Playground Ninety)Queens This is an Accessible location

8:20 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Daniel Dromm and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Know Before You Go You should arrive before…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Jun15

Kids Arts and Tabletop Activities

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun15

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
Jun15

Family Nature Walk

at Freshkills Park Event EntranceStaten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Lace up your shoes for a family-friendly nature walk at Freshkills Park! NYC Parks staff will take you behind the scenes to visit areas that are currently closed to the public.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Spellbound Theatre: Up & Down Again

at Old Stone House (in J.J. Byrne Playground)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Performances at 10:00 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. This performance features digging, lifting, rolling, stacking, measuring, and bulldozing…all the things that 2-5-year-olds love best!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Farmhouse Family Day

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Celebrate the solstice and the opening of our Organic Farmers’ Market at Wyckoff’s June Family Day!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Central Park Youth Basketball Clinic

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Sculptural Papermaking

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn about casting and create a relief sculpture using recycled paper pulp and special treasures from the park or at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Family Fun Day

at Turtle PlaygroundQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Sports & Fitness Day

at Dr. Charles R. Drew ParkQueens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy an afternoon of crafts, games, inflatables, popcorn, and music. The event features football and cricket instructional clinic and skills competition as well as a DJ.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Puppet Shows

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday lineup.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun15

New York Scandia Symphony Presents: Papa is Always Right

at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This concert is based on Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale "Papa is Always Right. Musicians will be performing live and our young audiences will be able to learn about the musical instruments.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Movies Under the Stars: A Dog's Way Home

at Playground 89Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
When Bella becomes separated from Lucas, she soon finds herself on an epic 400-mile journey to reunite with her beloved owner.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Movies Under the Stars: The Little Mermaid

at White PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A reporter and his niece discover a beautiful creature they believe to be a real mermaid.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

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

at Ehrenreich-Austin PlaygroundQueens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Karen Koslwitz and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Spider Man meets many different versions of himself…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Movies Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Mary Poppins returns during Michael's most desperate hour. With his house in danger of being repossessed, she whips up a little magic to remind him of the importance of family.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun15

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Black Panther (PG-13)

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

8:45 p.m.11:00 p.m.
T’Challa returns home to take his place as king of Wakanda after his father's death. When a powerful enemy challenges his kingship, a conflict arises that puts the world at risk.
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Jun16

The Bug Club: The Greenbelt Amateur Entomologist Society

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

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
The Bug Club explores the anatomy, life cycles, and the natural history of the bugs through engaging activities, excursions in the Greenbelt, and live demos.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun16

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun16

Discovery Hike: All About Ants

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers on our discovery hike and find out some interesting facts about these small insects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun16

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun16

Le Carousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun16

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
Jun16

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Monday, June 17, 2019

Jun17

Rowing Summer Camps - June

at Peter Jay Sharp BoathouseManhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Jun18

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun18

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun18

Kids and Families 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.
Have fun creating tiny art inspired by the season and the month of April.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun18

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Jun19

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun19

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun19

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Jun20

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun20

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live!

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun20

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun20

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun20

Kids & Families Imaginative Arts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids and families are encouraged to use their imagination in creating their work. The instructor facilitates and encourages the sharing of ideas between participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun20

My Reptile Guys

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

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy the most highly-interactive, totally amazing reptile adventure!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 21, 2019

Jun21

Arts, Culture & Fun: Tot Program: Guardian and Me

at Tony Dapolito Recreation CenterManhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Children will get creative with Max Cohen, teaching artist, The Art Students League, in the Tot Program focused on art and fun. Tots will get fit by playing in our indoor gym and playground.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun21

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun21

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun21

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Participants learn to make cute crafts inspired by the season to keep or give as a gift.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun21

Summer Festival

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

4:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join us in celebrating the official first day of summer with inflatables, arts and crafts, music at this fun Summer Solstice celebration.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun21

Picnic & Play

at Field 80 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan, East River Picnic Area (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Bring out your family and friends for fun games like giant Connect 4, Jenga, and more. Art projects and music, too! Bring a picnic and watch the sunset.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun21

Summer Solstice Celebration

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Celebrate the first day of summer with face painting, tarot readings, live performances, astronomy, sculpture building, dancing, art, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun21

Movies Under the Stars: Black Panther

at Flushing FieldsQueens This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 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. T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun21

Movies Under the Stars: Aquaman

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

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey—one that will not only force him to face who he really is, but also to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be... a king.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Jun22

Kids Arts and Tabletop Activities

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun22

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
Jun22

Summer Kickoff

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Freshwater Fishing

at Eton Place and Richmond Avenue (in Willowbrook Park)Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
You can try to hook a pumpkinseed sunfish, carp, or chain pickerel. Participation is first-come, first-served.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Wildflower Walk and Plant Pressing Demo

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Tour our beautiful wildflower meadow overlooking the water and learn how to make a simple plant press to preserve flowers and leaves.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Central Park Youth Basketball Clinic

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Personal Power Talismans

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Combine natural and man-made elements into a special talisman you can wear, infused with a protective power mantra of your choice.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Family Day

at Captain Tilly ParkQueens This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Jun22

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Puppet Shows

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday lineup.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Family Camping: Manhattan

at Inwood Hill ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Camp overnight in Inwood Hill Park, home to Manhattan's last remaining natural forest. Registration is required. Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on June 12.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun22

Movies Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns

at Corporal John A Seravalli Playground (in Corporal John A. Seravalli Playground)Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Mary Poppins returns during Michael's most desperate hour to lend him a helping hand. Come early! Before this screening, we will have activities related to the movie.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Movies Under the Stars: Ralph Breaks the Internet

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 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. Video game villain Wreck-It-Ralph must brave…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Movies Under the Stars: Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018)

at Harry Maze PlaygroundBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Movies Under the Stars: Captain American: The First Avenger

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A WWII soldier volunteers for a military experiment that transforms him into a superhero. He uses his newfound abilities to protect America from a villain known as the Red Skull.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Jun23

Insect Exploration

at Arthur Kill Road and Brookfield Avenue (in Brookfield Park)Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Don't be afraid of getting your hands dirty as we explore high and low in search of amazing insects to discover their important connection to us.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun23

17th Annual Drums Along the Hudson

at 218th Street and Indian Road (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Activities include a Tree of Peace planting, international cuisine, Native American storytelling, a powwow, crafts, and visits from Captain Planet.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun23

Waterfront Festival

at Harlem River Picnic Area (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate the vibrant waterfront on the shores of Randall’s Island at this free event!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Family Day

at Playground 75Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun23

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Le Carousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Kayaking and Canoeing

at Hallets Cove (in Socrates Sculpture Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Movies Under the Stars: Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018)

at Kolbert Park (in Kolbert Playground)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Jun25

Kids Story Time

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun25

Kids and Families 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.
Have fun creating tiny art inspired by the season and the month of April.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun25

Summer Sports Experience Kickoff

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for our Summer Sports Experience Kickoff which will showcase sports that will be played all summer long in the park. The program is geared towards children 6-13 years old, and youth can learn…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun25

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Jun26

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun26

School's Out Festival

at Beach Channel ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun26

Movies Under the Stars: Smallfoot

at Yellowstone ParkQueens

8:30 p.m.10:30 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. An animated adventure for all ages, with…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Jun27

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live!

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Kids & Families Imaginative Arts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids and families are encouraged to use their imagination in creating their work. The instructor facilitates and encourages the sharing of ideas between participants.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Fireworks & Fun

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Cinderella Presented by Plaza Theatrical Productions

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

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 28, 2019

Jun28

Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Participants learn to make cute crafts inspired by the season to keep or give as a gift.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun28

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

at Paul Raimonda PlaygroundQueens

8:30 p.m.10:30 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. Know Before You Go You should arrive…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Jun29

Kids Arts and Tabletop Activities

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Parent and Me Yoga

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Learn to Ride

at Annadale PlaygroundQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Central Park Youth Basketball Clinic

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Summer on the Hudson: Hudson River Fishing Clinic

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Saturday Fun

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Third Annual Force Family Fun Day

at Chelsea Recreation CenterManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

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

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Puppet Shows

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday lineup.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun29

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

at Travers ParkQueens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks, Council Member Daniel Dromm and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Know Before You Go You should arrive before…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun29

Movies Under the Stars: Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

at Neal Dow Avenue and Maine Avenue

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 30, 2019

Jun30

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Amateur Astronomers Association and solargazing return with solar telescopes specifically designed to safely look at the sun.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Family Day

at Electric PlaygroundQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Le Carousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun30

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Jul 2

Kids Story Time

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 2

Nature Nick's Animal Adventure

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 2

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Jul 3

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Outdoor Cinema: Cielo

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Jul 4

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 5, 2019

Jul 5

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Summer on the Hudson: #TotallyPublicKaraoke

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Jul 6

Parent and Me Yoga

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Water Festival

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Saturday Fun

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Books as Architecture

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Hands on History: Etch Your Own 'Scrimshaw' Art

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Puppet Shows

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Puppets, puppets, and more puppets bring whimsy and fun to our Saturday lineup.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Summer on the Hudson: Stargazing

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Jul 7

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Le Carousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Kayaking and Canoeing

at Hallets Cove (in Socrates Sculpture Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 8, 2019

Jul 8

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Jul 9

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Kids Story Time

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Music Together with Music and Me

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Jul10

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul10

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul10

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul10

CityParks Foundation PuppetMobile: Bessie's Big Shot

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

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Jul11

Summer on the Hudson: Children's Performance Series

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul11

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul11

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul11

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 12, 2019

Jul12

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul12

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul12

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

at Ball Fields (in Morningside Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Jul13

Parent and Me Yoga

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Queens Boardwalk Children Carnival

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Saturday Fun

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Weaving for Creation and Repair

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Summer on the Hudson: Play Dates!

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Summer on the Hudson: STEAM the Streets

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

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
Jul13

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Ralph McDaniels’ Hip Hop in the Park

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul13

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

at Basketball Courts (in Scarangella Park)Brooklyn

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Jul14

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul14

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Le Carousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul14

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul14

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

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

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

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 15, 2019

Jul15

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul15

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Jul16

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Kids Story Time

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Mad Science: The Summertime Rocket Show

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul16

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Jul17

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul17

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul17

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul17

CityParks Foundation PuppetMobile: Bessie's Big Shot

at Monsignor Kett PlaygroundManhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Mad Science Presents Big Top Science

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

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Jul18

Summer on the Hudson: Children's Performance Series

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul18

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul18

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 19, 2019

Jul19

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul19

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Picnic & Play

at Field 80 (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan, East River Picnic Area (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Bring out your family and friends for fun games like giant Connect 4, Jenga, and more. Art projects and music, too! Bring a picnic and watch the sunset.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Jul20

Parent and Me Yoga

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Learn to Ride

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul20

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Saturday Fun

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Whatever Floats Your Boat

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Must See
Event
Jul20

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul20

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
Jul20

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Summer on the Hudson: Underwater Neighbors of Riverside Park

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Jul21

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul21

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Le Carousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 22, 2019

Jul22

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul22

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Jul23

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Kids Story Time

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul23

CityParks Foundation PuppetMobile: Bessie's Big Shot

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul23

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Jul24

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul24

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul24

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul24

The Blue Bus Project

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul24

Outdoor Cinema: The Story of the Weeping Camel

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Jul25

Summer on the Hudson: Children's Performance Series

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul25

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul25

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 26, 2019

Jul26

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul26

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Jul27

Parent and Me Yoga

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul27

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Saturday Fun

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul27

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Afro-Latinx Caribbean Carnival Masks

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Must See
Event
Jul27

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul27

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
Jul27

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Jul28

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Amateur Astronomers Association and solargazing return with solar telescopes specifically designed to safely look at the sun.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Le Carousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul28

Ballet Folklórico Mexicano de Nueva York’s Guelaguetza Festival

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Must See
Event
Jul28

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul28

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

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

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

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 29, 2019

Jul29

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul29

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Jul30

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Kids Story Time

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

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

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Plaza Theatrical Presents: Cinderella

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Jul30

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Jul31

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul31

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul31

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Jul31

NY Hall of Science Presents STEM LIVE

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

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Aug 1

Summer on the Hudson: Children's Performance Series

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 2, 2019

Aug 2

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

CityParks Foundation Puppet Mobile: Bessie's Big Shot

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Summer on the Hudson: #TotallyPublicKaraoke

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Aug 3

Parent and Me Yoga

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Floral Walk and Flower Crowns

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Tour the Water’s Edge Garden and learn about the beautiful and diverse plants on the Island. After the tour, learn to make a simple flower crown.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Saturday Fun

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Cosmic Cities

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 3, 2019 | 12 – 3 PM |… Saturday Sculpture Workshop:Cosmic Cities
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Hands on History: Play 19th Century Historic Games

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come try out classic games that John King and his brothers would have played on King Manor’s lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

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 3

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Renegade Performance Group

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
There are two performances at 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Renegade Performance Group (RPG) debuts a new site-specific performance expounding on black futuring actions, such as migration, ancestral calling, self transformation, and reclaiming cultural residue.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Summer on the Hudson: Stargazing

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Aug 4

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Le Carousel Magique

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Prepare to be wowed by Monday Night Magic's most talented magicians!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Kayaking and Canoeing

at Hallets Cove (in Socrates Sculpture Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
In partnership with LIC Community Boathouse LIC Community Boathouse offers free kayaking and canoeing…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 5, 2019

Aug 5

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Aug 6

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 6

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Kids Story Time

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

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

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

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

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

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Aug 8

Summer on the Hudson: Super Soccer Stars

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 9, 2019

Aug 9

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Aug10

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
Aug10

Great Hudson River Fish Count

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join naturalists along our waterfront as we strap on waders and pull nets to look for fish and other creatures that call the waters around Randall’s Island home.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug10

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Saturday Fun

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Plastic Bag Couture

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Couture magic happens with everyday plastic bags by using a simple cut-and-fuse process to transform them into a large fashionable tote bag of your own design.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug10

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
Aug10

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug10

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
Aug10

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Renegade Performance Group

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
There are two performances at 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Renegade Performance Group (RPG) debuts a new site-specific performance expounding on black futuring actions, such as migration, ancestral calling, self transformation, and reclaiming cultural residue.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Summer on the Hudson: Silent Disco

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Don headphones and party on the pier with hundreds of all-ages revelers at this Quiet Clubbing event featuring three live DJs spinning tunes of different genres.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 11, 2019

Aug11

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug11

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug11

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug11

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 12, 2019

Aug12

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug12

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug12

Movies On The Waterfront Series: The Incredibles 2

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

8:15 p.m.10:15 p.m.
Mr. Incredible is left to care for Jack-Jack, Violet, and Dash. When a dangerous new threat arises, it is up to the family to neutralize the threat and save the day once again.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Aug13

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
Aug13

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug13

Kids Story Time

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug13

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug13

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug14

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug14

SSE Jamboree

at Williamsbridge OvalBronx

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This event is FREE and open to the public. Snacks and prizes will be provided!
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug14

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug14

Patty Cake Theater Presents Donkey Jote

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

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy this bilingual adaptation of the adventures of Don Quixote as seen from his donkey.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Aug15

Summer on the Hudson: Super Soccer Stars

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug15

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug15

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug15

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 16, 2019

Aug16

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug16

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Picnic & Play

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

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Bring out your family and friends for fun games like giant Connect 4, Jenga, and more. Art projects and music, too! Bring a picnic and watch the sunset.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Aug17

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
Aug17

Farmhouse Family Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug17

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug17

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
Aug17

Saturday Fun

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Underwater Urbanites

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn about the diversity of species in NYC’s waterways by creating a biodegradable underwater creature sculpture that will also be embedded with native or edible plant seeds.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Aug18

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug18

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Kayaking and Canoeing

at Hallets Cove (in Socrates Sculpture Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Outdoor Movie Night at Randall's Island Park: Ralph Breaks the Internet (PG)

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

8:00 p.m.9:56 p.m.
Video game “bad” guy Ralph and fellow misfit Vanellope von Schweetz embark once again on a misadventure of a lifetime!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 19, 2019

Aug19

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug19

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug19

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

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park)Queens

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Aug20

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
Aug20

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug20

Kids Story Time

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug20

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug20

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

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

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug21

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug21

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug21

Outdoor Cinema: March of the Penguins

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Winner of the Best Documentary Oscar in 2005, an accessible score and Morgan Freeman’s avuncular narration make this march family-friendly, too.
Free!

Must See
Event

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Aug22

Summer on the Hudson: Super Soccer Stars

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug22

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug22

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 23, 2019

Aug23

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug23

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Aug24

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
Aug24

Summer on the Hudson: Underwater Neighbors of Riverside Park

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

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join the educators from Hudson River Sloop Clearwater to catch, observe, and identify fish and invertebrates.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug24

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Zodiac Shadow Puppets

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 24, 2019 | 12 – 3 PM |… Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Zodiac Shadow Puppets
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug24

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug24

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 25, 2019

Aug25

Learn to Ride

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

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring a bike and a helmet for this free, fun event for children ages five or older! Show your kids how to ride a two-wheeler. Exact location: Tudor Park , Asphalt Softball Field…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Amateur Astronomers Association and solargazing return with solar telescopes specifically designed to safely look at the sun.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Aug27

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
Aug27

Kids Music or Family Sign Language

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

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

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Aug29

Summer on the Hudson: Super Soccer Stars

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Aug31

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
Aug31

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Inflating Colors

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Design and craft your own colorful inflatables using plastic sheets and tape, then inflate your creations for an interactive movement performance.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 1, 2019

Sep 1

Summer on the Hudson: 27th Annual Great North River Tugboat Race

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Watch the Parade of Tugs from Pier I and listen to radio broadcasts from those on board.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Kayaking and Canoeing

at Hallets Cove (in Socrates Sculpture Park)Queens

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Sep 4

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Sep 5

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 5

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!

Best For
Kids

Friday, September 6, 2019

Sep 6

Summer on the Hudson: #TotallyPublicKaraoke

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Sep 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
Sep 7

Wings, Wands & Woodlands: Fairy Workshop

at Water's Edge Garden (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Visit our urban woodland to make all things fairy: wands, wings, and little fairy houses. Walk along our forest path to look for signs of fairies, protectors of our woods.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Andean Culture and Crafting

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Engage with pre-Hispanic Andean culture (specifically from Inca and Chavin civilizations) through crafting.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Tour FDNY’s Training Academy 'The Rock'

at FDNY Fire Academy (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join RIPA and NYC's Bravest for a tour of this unique and active training academy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Summer on the Hudson: Stargazing

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Sep 8

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

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!

Must See
Event
Sep 8

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Sep11

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Sep12

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep12

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!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Sep14

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
Sep14

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep14

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Sep14

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: Playground Design

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Isamu Noguchi designed playgrounds that are also works of art. Join Noguchi Museum educators to explore how a playground can be a sculpture, and then design your own.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep14

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep14

Monarch Celebration

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us during what should be the height of monarch butterfly migration in our area. We’ll explore our gardens and natural areas in search of these charismatic creatures.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep14

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Sep15

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep15

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Sep18

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep18

Wondrous Water

at Icahn Stadium (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
On World Water Monitoring Day, we’ll address the importance of protecting our local water bodies and showcase how Randall's Island Park Alliance's staff track the water’s health!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Sep19

Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga in Washington Square Park

at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep19

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!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Sep21

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
Sep21

Farmhouse Family Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep21

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep21

Summer on the Hudson: Billion Oyster Project Presentation

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep21

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Sep21

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

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Kids
Sep21

Art on the Farm

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

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

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Kids

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Sep22

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep22

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

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park)Manhattan

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

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Sep26

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!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Sep28

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
Sep28

Get Hooked Fishing Festival

at Southern waterfront just south of 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!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep28

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep28

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Sep28

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Sep29

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Amateur Astronomers Association and solargazing return with solar telescopes specifically designed to safely look at the sun.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Oct 5

Meadow Walk: Sensational Seeds

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Tour the Hell Gate Wildflower Meadow and learn about the beautiful native fall blooms and their diverse seeds and seed pods, from milkweed to coneflower.
Free!

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Kids
Oct 5

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct 5

Summer on the Hudson: Little Red Lighthouse Festival

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

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

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Event
Oct 5

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Oct 5

Hands on History: Design Your Own 19th Century Jewelry

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Happy 250th Birthday, Mary Alsop King! In honor of the lady of King Manor, come learn about 19th-century jewelry and styles Mary wore in her portrait. Then make your own 19th-century inspired jewelry.
Free!

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Kids
Oct 5

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Oct 6

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

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!
Free!

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Event
Oct 6

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Oct12

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct12

400 Years of Inequality: A People’s Observance

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
We invite the community to gather with us to nationally acknowledge and reflect upon the 400 years since Africans were first brought to Jamestown to be sold into bondage.
Free!

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Kids
Oct12

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Oct12

Fall Walks

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Walk with us through our gardens, woodland trail, and wetlands to see the colorful changes happening on the Island.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct12

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Oct13

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct13

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Oct19

Farmhouse Family Day

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct19

Urban Farm Exploration Days

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

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

Best For
Kids
Oct19

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids
Oct19

Fall Walks

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Walk with us through our gardens, woodland trail, and wetlands to see the colorful changes happening on the Island.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct19

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Oct20

Art on the Farm

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

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Oct26

Halloween Harvest Festival

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Inspired by the Haitian Festival of the Ancestors, our Halloween festival features a Gede song workshop, card readings, dance and drum performances, as well as a doggie costume contest!
Free!

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Event
Oct26

Roots Saturdays

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Oct31

Halloween Boo Bash

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Join us for crafts, games, treats, and spooky fun before you go trick-or-treating.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct31

Halloween Garden Party

at Patchen Community SquareBrooklyn

4:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Community Halloween Party for All! Festivities include: Trick or Treating Halloween Book Story Time Face Painting Music Arts and Crafts For questions on this…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Nov 2

Mycological Society Walk

at Icahn Stadium (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join us as we partner with the New York Mycological Society to hunt for fungi in all its many forms.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 2

Hands on History: Paint Your Own Miniature Portrait

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Learn about the art of miniature painting around the world—from the United States to France to India—and then make your own to take home!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Nov16

Farmhouse Family Day

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

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

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Dec 7

Hands on History: Make Your Own Scented Pomander!

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Make your own pomander at King Manor, then visit the rest of the museum and enjoy our holiday decor!
Free!

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Kids
Dec 7

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!

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Event

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Dec21

Farmhouse Family Day

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

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

Best For
Kids

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