Events



Music for Aardvarks

Monday, January 22–Saturday, December 22, 10:00 am–5:30 pm
Modern Martial Art ~ Upper West Side
FREE
Fun, laid-back music class with witty original NYC-centric songs including the beloved ‘Taxi!.’

2-for-1 Broadway Week Tickets

Wednesday, August 15–Sunday, September 16, 10:30 am–6:00 pm
Times Square ~ Midtown West
$30+
Tickets go on sale today at 10:30 am for two-for-one tickets to select Broadway shows September 3-16. Kid-friendly options include Aladdin, Anastasia, The Lion...

Eataly Family Class: Layering Tiramisù

Sunday, August 19, 10:00 am–10:30 am
Eataly NYC Downtown ~ Lower Manhattan
$10
Learn Italian phrases and vocabulary while you learn how to layer Tiramisù.

Harlem Week's Children’s Festival

Sunday, August 19, 11:00 am–7:00 pm
West 135th Street ~ Harlem
FREE
Enjoy exhibits, games, arts & crafts, live music, dance, free health testing and sports clinics around the theme "Back to School." Also...

Harlem Meer Performance Festival: CASYM (Caribbean American Sport & Cultural Youth Movement) Steel Orchestra

Sunday, August 19, 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
Central Park, Dana Discovery Center at the Harlem Meer ~ Central Park
FREE
CASYM Steel Orchestra (Caribbean American Sports & Cultural Youth Movement) comprises of 90 young members between the ages of 7 to 21....

Brooklyn Public Library - Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Louie

Tuesday, August 21, 11:00 am–12:00 pm
Central Library of the Brooklyn Public Library ~ Brooklyn
FREE
Louie Miranda has been dazzling the hearts of children, parents & teachers everywhere he goes. He is unique, original & loved by...

Rock And Roll Playhouse

Wednesday, August 22, 11:30 am–12:30 pm
Industry City ~ Brooklyn
$10, free/ages 1 & under
Enjoy an interactive and educational live music experience for families set in the remarkable Brooklyn Bowl venue featuring different rock legends each...

Lunchtime Concerts at Richard Tucker Park

Wednesday, August 22, 12:00 pm–2:00 pm
Richard Tucker Park ~ Upper West Side
FREE
Hear local musicians perform a range of styles including Latin dance, brass pop, country bluegrass, and more in a shady plaza. Presented...

Arthur Ashe Kids' Day

Saturday, August 25, 9:30 am–3:00 pm
Flushing Meadows Corona Park ~ Queens
$10+
At this annual US Open's kids' event, watch the pros practice, see a free concert, play interactive games and enjoy family activities...

Jazz Age Lawn Party

Saturday, August 25, 11:00 am–5:00 pm
Governors Island ~ Lower Manhattan
$35+, Free/ages 11 & under
Time travel to the twenties with dance lessons and performances, picnicking, vintage motorcar exhibitions, and carnival games and prizes for junior gents...

Rock And Roll Playhouse - Music of Bob Marley for Kids

Saturday, August 25, 12:30 pm–1:30 pm
Brooklyn Bowl ~ Brooklyn
$10, free/ages 1 & under
Enjoy an interactive and educational live music experience for families set in the remarkable Brooklyn Bowl venue featuring the Music of Bob...

Asphalt Green Sprinkler Day

Saturday, August 25, 1:00 pm–3:00 pm
Asphalt Green ~ Upper East Side
FREE
Escape the summer heat in a field of sprinklers. Enjoy free flavored ices on your way out. Bring your own towel.

Brooklyn Public Library - The Art & History of J'Ouvert: Tradition as Resistance

Saturday, August 25, 1:00 pm–5:00 pm
Central Library of the Brooklyn Public Library ~ Brooklyn
FREE
J’Ouvert is the pre-dawn procession from dark to light before the West Indian Day Parade. Learn all about it and celebrate with...

Rock And Roll Playhouse - Music of Tom Petty for Kids

Saturday, August 25, 2:30 pm–3:30 pm
Garcia’s at The Capitol Theatre ~ Westchester
$10, free/ages 1 & under
Enjoy an interactive and educational live music experience for families set in the remarkable Brooklyn Bowl venue featuring the music of Tom...

Nature Exploration

Sunday, August 26, 10:00 am–1:00 pm
Prospect Park Boathouse & Audubon Center ~ 101 East Dr, B
FREE
Join Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center. Discovery Pack, 10 am–12 pm: Ready-to-go kits filled...

Prospect Park History Walking Tour

Sunday, August 26, 10:30 am–12:30 pm
Prospect Park, Long Meadow ~ Brooklyn
$20 for adults, $18 for seniors, $10 for children
Explore Prospect Park with a season of special guided walking tours of this iconic park in the heart of Brooklyn, presented by...

Jazz Age Lawn Party

Sunday, August 26, 11:00 am–5:00 pm
Governors Island ~ Lower Manhattan
$35+, Free/ages 11 & under
Time travel to the twenties with dance lessons and performances, picnicking, vintage motorcar exhibitions, and carnival games and prizes for junior gents...

Faces and Stories of Prospect Park

Sunday, August 26, 12:00 pm–5:00 pm
Lefferts Historic House ~ Brooklyn
$3 Suggested donation
A photo testament to the individuals, couples, families, friends, and even canines, that make up the vibrant landscape of Prospect Park.

Rock And Roll Playhouse: Music of Dave Matthews Band for Kids

Sunday, August 26, 12:30 pm–1:30 pm
Industry City ~ Brooklyn
$10, free/ages 1 & under
Enjoy an interactive and educational live music experience for families set in the remarkable Brooklyn Bowl venue featuring Rhyme and Reason playing...

Wash Day

Sunday, August 26, 1:00 pm–4:00 pm
Lefferts Historic House ~ Brooklyn
$3 Suggested donation
Cool off from the summer sun at Lefferts Historic House by helping Prospect Park Alliance get the dirt out of 19th century...

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