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City of Water Day

City of Water Day

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Seaport District

Fulton & Front Streets Lower Manhattan
New York    + Google Map

FREE

Celebrate NYC’s long history as a port and water-bound metropolis with free boat tours on all kinds of vessels from tall ships to tugboats. Plus meet local marine life, make crafts, try science experiments, visit a Disney Children’s Activity Fair and learn about the work of the many organizations that connect New Yorkers to the waterfront. Food trucks and tables including Lobster GoGo, Fulton Stall Market, Anton’s Dumplings, Amanda Bananas, and Cobble Fish.

More events happening in neighborhoods throughout NYC including a Tern Festival in Governor’s Island, a Cardboard Kayak Race in Brooklyn Bridge Beach a Sustainability Scavenger Hunt in Battery Park, Harvest Celebration in Stuyvesant Cove Park and Estuary Lab Science Saturday in Tribeca.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show Experience

Witness timeless classics come to life during an interactive story time with a variety of puppets, faithfully adapting three of Eric Carle’s stories, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, 10 Little Rubber Ducks and The Very Hungry Caterpillar. The sixty minute puppet show features  special audience participation elements and the chance to take a picture…

Imagination Playground

This magical interactive, transformable playground lets kids create their own play space with sand, water, giant foam blocks, mats, wagons, fabric, and crates at their fingertips. Great view of the…

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10 Corso Como

Find striking modern design among historic cobblestones at former editor and publisher Carla Sozanni’s visionary concept store. Atriking interiors designed by American artist Kris Ruhs, host a quirky store, gallery,…

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Winterland Rink

Ice skate atop The Rooftop at Pier 17 with spectacular views of the East River, the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan skyline. Skate aids available for $20 before 5 pm…

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show Experience

Witness timeless classics come to life during an interactive story time with a variety of puppets, faithfully adapting three of Eric Carle’s stories, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, 10 Little Rubber Ducks and The…

More info