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The Living Portrait of NYC

The Living Portrait of NYC sq

Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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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.

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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Explore with Street Labs

Explore urban nature and draw what you see at a hands-on science exhibit located outside Chelsea Market on 10th Ave, between 15th and 16th streets, Featuring local specimens of all kinds.

See our guide to Chelsea Market

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Rubin Family Sundays: Radiant Rangoli

Celebrate Diwali, the festival of light overcoming darkness, by creating a radiant rangoli design. Traditional rangoli are geometrical or nature-inspired designs created on the ground from natural materials such as sand. Draw inspiration from this traditional art form to design geometrical or nature-inspired sand art

Pre-registration is required for either the 1 pm or 2…

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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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