Loading Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Events Views Navigation

Notice: Utilizing the form controls will dynamically update the content

Monday, February 17

Color Factory

February 17 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2020

Hotel Manisses
251 Spring Street Soho/Tribeca/LES

Truly interactive colorful pop-up with fun activities and sweet treats in sixteen unique rooms designed by different artists and a giant blue ball pit. Lots of bright fun for all ages including a conveyor belt of rainbow colored macarons, a high-tech room for disco dancing, colorful drumming and a giant blue ball pit. My daughter especially enjoyed an activity where we drew each other with our eyes closed and picked the colors of each other's essences. The 1 year old we…

  $38, $28/ages 2-12, free/ages 2 & under
Find out more »


Winter Village Kids Week

February 17 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until February 22, 2020

Bryant Park
42nd Street & Fifth Avenue Midtown+ Google Map

Join free kids activities at Bryant Park's Winter Village including daily free group skate lessons (9:30 am, skate rental not included), ice skating performances (10:45 am & 12:15 pm), indoor drop-in arts & crafts (2 pm-3:30 pm), curling demos, ice fishing, puppet shows, chess lessons, science demos, yogi beans classes, latin dance classes clowning workshops and more. Ages 7+ can try for stand-by tickets on the Bumper Cars on Ice ($17). Activities vary by day. Find a variety of food…

FREE
Find out more »


Museum of Ice Cream

February 17 @ 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until May 4, 2020

Museum of Ice Cream
558 Broadway at Prince Street+ Google Map

Celebrate all things ice cream at the return of the sweet pop up that started then trend. This new permanent location has 13 interactive installations across 3 floors, the biggest sprinkle pool ever, a three-story slide and lots of ice cream to try. The first few rooms are not that exciting, but kids love the later rooms, especially that pool (ps make sure they know these sprinkles are not edible - plenty of other treats throughout).

$38
Find out more »


House of Fun Pop-Up

February 17 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every 3 days that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until February 16, 2020

One event on February 17, 2020 at 9:30 am

Enjoy unlimited bounce time in numerous Bounce Houses, two different interactive Science Shows with the Crazy Professor (e.g., make ice cream with liquid nitrogen, interact with dry ice), various games, face painting, temp tattoos and more indoor. Food options (including vegetarian and kosher) available for purchase. Geared towards children ages 3 until 8. Free for siblings under 2; there will be an enclosed play area for crawling infants. 2-hour sessions start throughout the day. Save 10% with code 'kidsonthetown.'

$31.50/1 child + 1 adult, $18/additional siblings
Find out more »


The Art of Chinese New Year

February 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 29, 2020

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

China Institute
40 Rector Street+ Google Map

Explore the Lunar New Year holiday and the related traditional visual and performing arts in a vibrant, interactive art experience for all ages. Experience the sights and sounds of the holiday through displays, artist workshops, and hands-on activities. Learn about nianhua (New Year pictures), spring couplets, and papercutting. A showcase on the art of shadow puppetry will features antique puppets, a traditional shadow puppet theater, and a theater where children can create their own puppet shows. At a lion dance display, try on…

FREE
Find out more »


CMOM Superpowered Break Week – Wonder Sparks Puppets

February 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

One event on February 18, 2020 at 10:00 am

Children’s Museum of Manhattan (CMOM)
212 West 83rd Street between Broadway & Amsterdam Upper West Side+ Google Map

Celebrate the opening of CMOM's interactive exhibition Superpowered Metropolis: Early Learning City with all-ages fun including Power Pigeon Puppet Pals and comic book workshops plus other activities designed to improve executive function in ages 6 & under. At 2 & 3 pm, learn what it takes to be a hero - forgiveness, the power of kindness, and good sportsmanship in Wonder Sparks Puppet Theater’s production of The Lion and the Mouse and other stories.

Free with museum admission
Find out more »


The Orchid Show: Jeff Leatham’s Kaleidoscope

February 17 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until April 19, 2020

One event on February 17, 2020 at 10:00 am

New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Boulevard+ Google Map

Marvel at model trains zipping around stunning New York landmark replicas made of plant parts such as nuts, bark, and leaves, and enjoy hands-on holiday fun for the entire family (most of it in the climate-controlled indoors).

Free with admission
Find out more »


Black Future Festival

February 17 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 23, 2020

Reflect, act, and look toward the future at the Brooklyn Children's Museum week-long Black Future Festival. Enjoy art, and take part in activities inspired by the celebration of peoples of the African Diaspora and Black History Month. Explore TRiPTIC—an Afrofuturist galaxy created by festival artist-in-residence, Kwame Brandt-Pierce. With Dr. Shabazz B. Spacely as your guide, create decoding goggles in ColorLab, enjoy interactive performances, meet JuB JuB and other creatures, and handle objects only found in the TRiPTIC galaxy. Journey through…

Free with museum admission
Find out more »


Sloomoo Institute

February 17 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Sloomoo Institute
475 Broadway between Broome & Grand Streets+ Google Map

Explore a sensory playground centered around slime. Play with beautiful and seemingly endless vats full of slime, relax in an immersive tunnel, enter a glow-in-the-dark cove,  and create at a 150-foot long DIY bar Wear clothes that can get messy. Every ticket comes with an 8-oz. custom slime and other surprises.

$38
Find out more »


Intrepid Kids Week: Safari & Nature Adventure

February 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until February 20, 2020

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Pier 86, West 46th Street & Twelfth Avenue Midtown+ Google Map

The always-interesting Intrepid gets even more kid-friendly with interactive programming for all ages. Activities include Pop-Up Planetarium Shows led by museum educators, live animal presentations, meeting Author/Illustrator Author Drew Brockington (CatStronauts), performances by The Gazillion Bubble Show and more. This former aircraft carrier has lots of indoor space to play with tons of hands-on displays, but be prepared to traverse the uncovered  deck whatever the weather. Save $2 online with code KW-20. Annual family membership available for discounted price of…

$33/adults, $24/ages 5-12, free/ages 4 & under
Find out more »


February Break Discovery Days

February 17 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until February 20, 2020

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
100 Washington Avenue Brooklyn+ Google Map

Explore habitats from around the world and have some hands-on science fun during the midwinter school break. Families can learn together at stations inside BBG’s Steinhardt Conservatory. Kids use their senses to investigate plants and objects firsthand and find out how plants survive in environments ranging from deserts to rainforests alongside volunteer Discovery Docents. Explore the lush conservatories on a scavenger hunt and pot up a plant to take home.

FREE
Find out more »


Drop in on Design

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until February 20, 2020

One event on February 29, 2020 at 11:00 am

Join hands-on design workshops with artists and museum educators. Look for inspiration around the fascinating museum with gallery bingo. Head to the second floor to design your own digital wallpaper.

Free with museum admission
Find out more »


Sesame Street Live: Let’s Party!

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)
Multiple times daily through Feb 23
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza+ Google Map

Join Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby and other favorite Sesame Street friends for an interactive musical show. Fun for young fans, and stadium-style atmosphere is welcoming to all ages. Arrive early to leave time for security lines. Beware the $10 Elmo balloons and other aggressive merchandising. Save 50%+ at this link  

$25-$45, free/babies under 1
Find out more »


Washington’s Birthday Open House

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until February 17, 2020

Times Square
Broadway between 42nd and 43rd Streets+ Google Map

Celebrate George Washington’s birthday and Presidents’ Day at his old haunt, the Fraunces Tavern Museum, with $1 admission. Visit to the Scott Gallery, featuring the A Stoic Countenance: Portraits of George Washington exhibition. Then, head up to the McEntee Gallery to sneak a peek at a lock of Washington's hair and a fragment of his tooth. Free guided tours at 1 pm.

$1
Find out more »


Discovery Walks for Families: Turtle Pond

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

One event on December 27, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 29, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on January 12, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on January 20, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on February 9, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on February 17, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on February 20, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on February 23, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on February 29, 2020 at 11:00 am

Central Park, Belvedere Castle
Mid park around 79th Street Upper West Side

Discover Turtle Pond — home to five species of turtles who live here year-round. Learn why they love basking in the sun on flat logs or rocks, which makes the base of Vista Rock the perfect spot for their sunbathing activities. Explore the Pond’s history and design, and hear about what it takes to maintain a healthy and beautiful waterbody through hands-on exploration and guided activities in a complementary Discovery Journal. Space is limited; advance online registration required.

FREE
Find out more »


Karma Kids Yoga StoryTime

February 17 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Space2Meditate
28 West 27th Street

Read stories and learn age-appropriate yoga poses at these free action-packed storytimes for yogis up to six years old. My kids always loved the guided handstands against the wall.

FREE
Find out more »


Off Broadway Week

February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until February 23, 2020

New World Stages
340 West 50th Street Midtown+ Google Map

Get 2-for-1 tickets on Off-Broadway shows (including kid-friendly Gazillion Bubble Show, Blue Man Group, Sistas: The Musical, Little Mermaid and Stomp) a Feb 10 through Feb 23. Buy at box offices to save on ticketing fees.

FREE
Find out more »


NYSCI Engineering Week

February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until February 23, 2020

New York Hall of Science
Flushing Meadow-Corona Park Queens+ Google Map

Join engineering-themed activities throughout the museum - watch a 17-year-old robot arm try out for The Circus Lab’s troupe, design and build sculptures, structure and mini-cities out of intersting materials and more STEM fun.

Free with museum admission
Find out more »


How To Eat Like a Child and Other Lessons in Not Being A Grown-Up

February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until March 7, 2020

One event on February 17, 2020 at 12:00 pm

One event on February 26, 2020 at 11:00 am

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until March 8, 2020

TADA! Youth Theater
15 West 28th Street+ Google Map

In this “kid’s guide to being a kid,” both children and adults alike will laugh along to comical numbers such as How to Torture Your Sister, How to Beg for a Dog, How to Understand Your Parents, How to Stay Home from School and many more. Additional performances on Saturdays and Sundays at 4:00 pm.

$15/kids, $30/adults
Find out more »


Kiki’s Delivery Service

February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until February 22, 2020

Museum of the Moving Image
36-01 35 Avenue at 37 Street Queens

See an animated coming-of-age story from Studio Ghibli about young witch Kiki, who strikes out on her own when she turns 13, as part of a long-held tradition for witches. With her black cat Jiji as companion, Kiki settles in a seaside village and sets up a unique delivery service, using her broom to fly from place to place. When her confidence is tested, and her magic begins to fade, she must learn to find the strength to get her…

$15
Find out more »


Chalk

February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until May 9, 2020

The Kraine Theater
85 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue & Bowery+ Google Map

Charlie Chaplin meets Harold and the Purple Crayon in this family-friendly physical comedy. A playful and poignant homage to classic silent-film era comedians invites audiences into a hand-drawn world where imagination is made real and anything can happen.

$12, $5/ages 11 & under
Find out more »


Presidents’ Day: Cacao with the Founders & Rock & Roll Revolution

February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
New-York Historical Society
70 Central Park West at 77th Street

Create rock & roll-inspired art projects to celebrate the new exhibition Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution. Pick up an exhibition family guide and music-filled audio guide to explore an immersive experience of rock greats. From 1-4 pm, learn about colonial hot chocolate with early American chocolate enthusiasts President George Washington and First Lady Martha Washington, as portrayed by historical interpreters, and chat with President James Madison and First Lady Dolley Madison. In between sips of cocoa, visit…

Free with museum admission
Find out more »


Kids Week: Geology Rocks

February 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Charles A. Dana Discovery Center
110th Street Between 5th and Lenox+ Google Map

Head to the park and join the Urban Park Rangers' free Kids Week programs. All are welcome, but programs are geared for ages 12 and younger. In this event, join the Urban Park Rangers for a look into how geology influenced the landscape and design of New York City's Central Park.

FREE
Find out more »


Drop–in Art Workshop: Found Object Puppetry & Archaeology Monday

February 17 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Jewish Museum
1109 Fifth Avenue at 92nd Street

Create a whimsical puppet after viewing the imaginative work in must-see exhibition Rachel Feinstein: Maiden, Mother, Crone. Find inspiration in Feinstein’s innovative use of materials and form a unique character using wood, cardboard, and found objects. From 3-5 pm, join an archaeological dig highlighting replicas from ancient to modern times in a hands-on experience.

FREE
Find out more »


2120: An Art Experience

February 17 @ 1:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Events (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Saturday, repeating until February 29, 2020

Portion Gallery
2307 Broadway between 83rd & 84th Street+ Google Map

Imagine the future in blockchain enabled immersive art exhibition featuring work by artist Jacob M Fisher in collaboration TG Agency and  Portion.i. The work imagines an art world 100 years into the future, a world that emphasizes fractional, shared ownership and blockchain transactions. Lots of rainbow colored fringe and cool digital projections.

$12/adults, $/students & seniors, free/ages 2 & under
Find out more »

+ Export Events