The best things to do with kids in New York City

NEW YORK LOVES KIDS

Discover the coolest family fun in New York City covering Manhattan, Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island. You'll find amazing ideas for the perfect family day out, and suggestions for great classes, camps, party venues, entertainers and more.

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Summer just got WILD at NYC’s Zoos and Aquarium!

Summer just got WILD at NYC’s Zoos and Aquarium!

Summer just got WILD at NYC’s Zoos and Aquarium! Join us at the Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo, Prospect Park Zoo, Queens Zoo, and the New York Aquarium for an unforgettable experience that includes age-appropriate, hands-on STEM activities, up-close animal encounters, exhibit explorations, and tons of fun that build on… Read more »

Mill Basin Day Camp Wants You To Know Why Kids Need It Now More Than Ever

Mill Basin Day Camp Wants You To Know Why Kids Need It Now More Than Ever

Mill Basin Day Camp Wants You To Know Why Kids Need It Now More Than Ever How do we prepare our children with the skills and more importantly, the competencies they will need to tackle changes in our world?  We could start with a positive camp experience. A quality camp… Read more »

The Fashion Class Summer Camp

The Fashion Class Summer Camp

The Fashion Class Summer Camp Kids 6-8 yrs + Tweens 9-12 yrs can join The Fashion Class in NYC this June, July and August for sewing, design, DIY & more. Now in our 8th year, our sewing Summer Camps (age groups are separate) feature all the tools your child needs… Read more »

Kids at Art! Summer Camp

Kids at Art! Summer Camp

Kids at Art! Summer Camp Things are heating up at Kids at Art! Get ready for a fantastic summer of creating the coolest art! Painting, Drawing, Sculpture. We’ve got it all!  ½ day and Full Day Mini-Camp Workshops begin June 11th. Register anytime. Register Now! Kids at Art! 1412 2nd… Read more »

Recently added events

06 Jun

2 E 91st Street, New York, NY 10128

06/06/2018 To 06/06/2018

16:30 To 18:30

Are you interested in learning more about our built environment? Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum is offering a FREE workshop on Wednesday, June 6 from 4:30 – 6:30 pm for high school students. Landscape Architecture connects people with their environment and provides resources to improve public spaces and public life. Read more…

16 Jun

126 Crosby Street, New York, NY 10012

06/16/2018 To 06/16/2018

15:00 To 16:00

Join Story Pirates for a workshop and performance! Kids are invited to take part in a Story Creation Zone, where a Story Pirates teaching artist leads group activities, reads passages from the book, Stuck in the Stone Age by Geoff Rodkey, with interaction with the kids, and then leads the group to… Read more…

15 Jun

232 Carroll Street Brooklyn, NY 11231

06/15/2018 To 06/15/2018

09:00 To 12:00

In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun, and – SNAP – the job’s a game! Pack your valise and umbrella and join us as we soar with Mary Poppins and the Banks children. Read more…

15 Jun

121 Pierrepont Street Brooklyn, NY 11201

06/15/2018 To 06/15/2018

09:00 To 15:00

Welcome to a camp that introduces kids to Shakespeare’s dramatic masterpieces in a way that is accessible, enriching and fun! Students will learn the plot of famous plays and act out the salient points of character and through long-form improvisations, as well as work on short passages and scenes. Read more…

10 Jun

The Old Stone House

06/10/2018 To 06/10/2018

10:00 To 10:30

Stand Clear of the Closing Doors, Please This one-of-a-kind storytelling performance follows a lost toy, Catbear, as he travels through the tunnels of New York City on six different subway lines, looking for his owner. Read more…

16 Jun

Central Park 5 Av To Central Park W, 59 St To 110 St, New York

06/16/2018 To 06/16/2018

11:00 To 16:00

Get ready to paddle, climb, race, and glide at Adventures NYC! Join NYC Parks in Central Park to celebrate the great outdoors and enjoy a day of adventure—for FREE! Activities include: – Rock Climbing – Zip Lining – Key Log Rolling – Stand-up Paddleboarding – Karate Lessons – Futsal –… Read more…

18 Aug

Harbes Family Farm - Mattituck, 715 Sound Ave, Mattituck, New York 11952, USA

08/18/2018 To 08/19/2018

10:00 To 10:00

Who will be crowned Harbes Peach King and Queen? Join us for one of our FREE fun-filled peach eating contests at Harbes Farm & Vineyard’s Annual Peach Festival to find out! This two-day weekend celebration of Harbes own fresh-picked delicious peaches takes place Saturday, August 18 & Sunday, August 19… Read more…

12 Jul

101 E 14th Street, New York, NY 10003

07/12/2018 To 07/12/2018

11:30 To 12:30

Hot Peas ‘n Butter Free concert at Union Square July 12 11:30 am https://hotpeasnbutter.com/#shows FREE admission All ages Hot Peas ‘n Butter celebrates the release of their album “Back to the Land” with a FREE full-band show as part of the Summer in the Square series. Read more…