Max Brenner

Max Brenner 841 Broadway at East 13th Street, New York, NY
$5+

Select from nine hot chocolates - Italian Thick, Oreo, Peanut Butter and more - at this huge cafe and store that feels like Willy Wonka's chocolate factory, with tubes of liquid chocolate criss crossing the space. Choose from a variety of creative, high-quality chocolate concoctions to fo, gift or to eat on site. Salads, paninis,…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Arcadia Earth

Arcadia Earth 718 Broadway at West 6th Street, New York, NY
$33-$39/adults, $27/kids, students & seniors, free/ages 4 & under

Explore a large scale, multi-sensorial journey through underwater worlds, fantasy lands, and inspirational art installations. Powered by augmented reality, virtual reality, projection mapping, and interactive environments, learn how small lifestyle changes can have a massive impact on the future of our planet. Interact with holograms in every room with HoloLens, Microsoft's augmented reality headset. For…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Winter Garden at The Standard East Village

The Standard, East Village 25 Cooper Square, New York, NY
$6-$26 (brunch)

Hunker down in private alpine yurts, or outside (with heaters) among the twinkling evergreens. The cozy menu includes raclette burgers, fresh oysters, orange blossom waffles, spiked hot cider, gooey fondue, freshly baked beignets and more. Sat-Sun brunch: 11 am - 1:30 pm (no minimum) Dinner: 4 - 7:30 pm ($100 pp minimum)

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Recurring

Mozart for Munchkins Bluegrass Jam

Greenwich House Music School 46 Barrow Street, New York, NY
$37/adults, free/kids

Join an all-ages folksy concert in a relaxed environment. Features five instruments – saxophone, guitar, banjo, five string violin, & baritone violin – plus dancing, singing, clapping, tons of fun. Includes interaction with musicians throughout the concert and a post-show instrument petting zoo. This concert is led by Bobby and Kris who are well versed…

Suggested Ages: All

Family Day: I Love NYC

Center for Architecture 536 LaGuardia Place, New York, NY
$10

Look at the various designs for the Love in Times Square Design Competition, an annual competition that invites architecture firms to think about how a Valentine sent from the heart of Times Square could express love for everyone. As a family,  design and build your own model of a 3D Valentine for NYC. Sign up…

Suggested Ages: 5 to 13