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The Living Portrait of NYC

The Living Portrait of NYC sq

Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Recurring (see all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until Sep 27, 2022

Iron 23
29 W 23rd St
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

FREE

A 10,000 sq ft multi-media, multi-sensory experience that comes to life in four rooms filled with real New York stories all told through stunning film, music, and audio plus surprise live performances. Includes a diverse group of over a dozen performers from all boroughs, including subway artists, Moth storytellers, dancers, puppeteers, balloon artists, jazz musicians and much more. Contribute your own story to a vast living portrait of the city.

Presented by Citizens.

The Learn. Play. Grow Fall Fest

Join the Corlears School and the Giant Room for free, public programming intended to provide equitable creative play experiences to the community.

Enjoy access to classrooms and the school’s beautiful backyard playground, arts-based classes, STEAM projects, music with Ramblin’ Dan’s Freewheelin’ Band and more free fun.

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Home Depot Workshop

Develop hands-on skills by gluing, hammering with help from parents and store associates. Project change monthly. Receive a certificate of achievement, workshop apron and a commemorative pin while supplies last.

Also at Home Depots on 59th Street/Third Ave, Long Island City, New Rochelle and elsewhere.

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Atlantic For Kids: Heart Strings

On a little island in the middle of the Pacific, two girls face a big storm, a clash of cultures, and the knots of sibling rivalry. Following the treasured Hawaiian tradition of adoption, the hanai children untangle what it means to be family and learn the commitments and responsibilities that come with loving someone. Set in…

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Oktoberfest at Chelsea Market

Whether you are German or just looking for an excuse to wear some lederhosen — join Chelsea Market for fall festivities.  Enjoy Oktoberfest special menu items and promotions from our vendors, as well as live performances from The Swedish Meatballs.

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Little Island

Explore nature and art on a unique floating green space on the Hudson River.

* Enjoy diverse horticulture, welcoming seating lawns, winding paths leading to spectacular views, and a variety of spaces for performing arts, relaxation and play. Make music on a variety of percussion installations and play with a spinning optical illusion.

* Restrooms…

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Chelsea Waterside Playground

The newly designed play area features a giant, multi-colored, one-of-a-kind, Robinia wood pipefish plus water features incorporating limestone cattle head sculptures reclaimed from historic meatpacking district business New York Butchers’ Dressed Meat Company.

Near the new must-see Little Island and Pier 62 Carousel.

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