BEST OF NYC THIS WEEK
Be on the look-out for Little Amal, a giant puppet of a 10 year old Syrian refugee girl who has travelled the world with her message of hope and solidarity for displaced people everywhere. Follow her as she explores NYC with musical celebrations around town.
🪄 It's a marvelous time to be a Harry Potter fan in New York, with $5 screenings of all eight films (or splurge on a drive-in-with-a-view) and the upcoming Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience in Westchester (get your tix before slots sells out).
🪄 See all upcoming Harry Potter happenings.
🏮 LatinX at CMOM continues with storytimes, graffiti monarch butterfly collages and multicultural musical celebrations with Flor Bromley.
🏮 Explore the latest exhibits and join story hour at Sugar Hill Children’s Museum.
🐷 Enjoy interactive experiences and immersive attractions from the worlds of media, sports, gaming, and entertainment at PaleyWKND. See screenings of favorite shows and meet characters like Peppa Pig, Marvel superheroes.
🐷 Watch Pac-Man and other legends at Never Alone: Video Games and Other Interactive Design at MoMa, then get creative in the all-ages Art Lab.
✨ Gallery hop through kid-friendly exhibits featuring life-size anthropomorphic animals, pulsating lights that sync to heartbeats, lilluminated cubes and inflatable flamingos, plus visit a shoe celebration at FIT - all free.
✨ Explore The Living Portrait of NYC, a multi-media, multi-sensory experience with film, music, audio and surprise live performances.
🌳 Take a multi-sensory journey through revolutionary art in new immersive experience Gustav Klimt: Gold in Motion.
🌳 Escape the city at activity-packed Governors Island.
🌳 Play in the interactive Seaport Discovery: Exploring our Waters with Eric Carle (near Mister Dips) in the historic Seaport district, and nosh on crepes, dim sum, candy and more treats at Jean George's Tin Building.
📕 Meet beloved children's writers and illustrators and join a range of kids-lit themed activities at Brooklyn Book Festival Children's Day.
🎃 Enjoy Halloween-themed family fun with an animal focus at Boo at the Zoo. Watch pumpkins being carved into animals, join dancers and drummers in a costume parade, make creepy crafts, see magic acts and more.
🎃 Last chance to travel back in time and walk among prehistoric animatronics at the Dinosaur Safari.
🎃 Discover plentiful pumpkins, hordes of gourds and whimsical pumpkin-head scarecrows at the New York Botanical Garden's Fall-O-Ween
🎃 Join nature-inspired family art projects at gorgeous Wave Hill.
🌱 Run wild at Greenburgh Nature Center in a kids’ forest run and obstacle course. Enjoy some