Fairs & Festivals
Friday, November 2–Wednesday, January 2, 11:00 am–8:00 pm
Bryant Park ~ Midtown West
Shop at over 100 boutique-style booths offering a wide array of handmade gifts and food - including 5 top-notch chocolatiers. Warm up...
Saturday, November 17, 11:00 am–3:00 pm
Brooklyn Children’s Museum ~ Brooklyn
$11, free/ages 12 months & under
Listen, look, and play alongside WQXR and the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music at the Classical Kids Fair. Experience live performances, get to...
Saturday, November 17, 11:00 am–5:00 pm
New York Public Library ~ Midtown West
Play, watch, and discuss independent, experimental, and thought-provoking games in a library setting. Like a book club, but for video games. Eat,...
Saturday, November 17, 11:30 am–4:00 pm
Brooklyn Museum ~ Brooklyn
Meet your favorite Brooklyn authors and illustrators at a free fair featuring author readings, illustrator presentations, a concert abut unusual creatures, and...
Saturday, November 17, 2:00 pm–5:00 pm
Moore Street Markets ~ Brooklyn
Multiservice community organization NYSoM (New York State of Mind) presents a pre-Thanksgiving event featuring NYSoM Thanksgiving Raffles with turkeys, pies & other...
Sunday, November 18, 11:00 am–3:00 pm
Museum of the City of New York ~ Upper East Side
A free, intergenerational pop-up fair celebrates a plethora of community based organizations that center their practice on care, health, and empowering communities...
Sunday, November 18, 1:00 pm–4:00 pm
New-York Historical Society ~ Upper West Side
$20, $6/ages 5-13, free/ages 4 & under
50% off with this link
Celebrate Harry Potter with hands-on activities and crafts exploring some of the characteristics of the four Hogwarts Houses—Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, and Slytherin....
Wednesday, November 21, 3:00 pm–8:00 pm
MS 44 Schoolyard ~ Upper West Side
Free, charges for some activities
Take a break from the crowds watching the inflation of the famous Macy's Parade balloons at this festival that raises funds for...
Sunday, December 9, 2:00 pm–4:30 pm
The Morgan Library & Museum ~ Midtown East
$18, $12/students & seniors, free/12 and under
Kick off the holiday season with the Morgan’s annual display of the original manuscript of Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol. Meet Dickens,...