The Alice-in-Wonderland Follies
Suggested Ages: 3 to 14+
See a kid-friendly, one-hour ballet version of Alice’s adventures through Wonderland. Presented in a vaudeville setting, this eclectic ballet draws on many different dance forms – from Irish Step Dancing to African Juba to classical ballet – with some of the most beloved characters in children’s literate
The Alice-in-Wonderland Follies is part of the Once Upon a Ballet subscription series of one-hour ballets for children and families, including the popular Keith Michael’s The Nutcracker in December. Order tickets to 3 or 4 ballets in the series to save on tickets, plus get benefits like priority seating, ticket exchanges, meet and greets with the dancers and a 10% discount at the gift shop.
The intimate theatre provides excellent views from every seat.
Saturday 1 pm
Sunday 11 am, 1 pm, 3:30 pm
Elton John AIDS Foundation’s Rocket Fund collaborated on new windows inspired by the theme of heartwarming holiday gifts, with bright colors, rocket ships rocket ships and kaleidoscopes ( and a $1 million donation to the charity).
A new light show on the facade, set to a holiday medley of Elton John songs, features over over…More info
This spacious old-fashioned French bistro is fully decked out inside and out with trees (including one with covered with blue teddy bears), nutcrackers, lights, Santas, angels, stockings on the stairs and more. The menu includes their signature blue cheese truffle salad, classic French onion soup, Croque Monsieur and steak Frites, plus burgers & chicken tenders…More info
Catch Santa and his elves daily at 2 pm & 6 pm along the store’s escalator. Participate in a daily “Santa Snow Show” with all sorts of characters and a magical in-store snowfall. Thursday to Sunday, the Brooklyn United Music and Arts Program drumline joins the party.
Anytime, write letters with provided materials and drop…More info
Central Park’s largest playground features a shaded area with swings and slides, a large, maze-like climbers, seasonal water features, sloped turf, a large sandbox area, low monkey bars, tunnels, ramps and (our favorite) giant rocks to climb. Plus a spacious bathroom.
Face painters, musicians and giant bubble makers often congregate at the entrance.More info