NYC's outdoor pools will be open from June 27 to September 1. Indoor pools are open year-round.
Every day during the summer pool season, thousands of visitors head to the city’s free public outdoor pools. Learn more about the pools, and dive in to find an outdoor pool near you!
Breakfast and lunch continues beyond the scheduled instructional school year. The Summer Meals Program is available at hundreds of public schools, community pool centers, New York City Housing Authority complexes, and other locations around the city. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free breakfast or lunch meal.
Escape the city for a day of fun at City Treehouse, where kids can unwind, explore the enormous water-play area, learn with interactive activities, and slide in a two-story tree house and forest-themed play area. Grab this deal for all-day excitement for kids 18 months to 8 years.
FUN FOR YOUR LITTLE ONES THIS WEEKENDSaturday June 21
GreenThumb Summer Festival @ Marcus Garvey Park | read more
Scrapbooking and Sand Art @ Poe Park | read more
Summer Solstice Festival @ Kings Manor Museum | read more
The Mermaid Parade @ Coney Island | read more
History Play Date: Portraits of the Past @ Dyckman Farmhouse Museum | read more
An early love for science can start a lifelong appreciation for the world and everything in it. Today’s deal from The Young Scientists Club provides fun, hands-on activities to get clever kids thinking and learning about fun topics like magnets, volcanoes, bacteria and fungi, and more.
FUN FOR YOUR LITTLE ONES THIS WEEKEND
Saturday June 7Saturday Author Story Time @ Greenlight Bookstore | read more
Design Lab Opening @ New York Hall of Science | read more
Dragon Boat Family Festival @ The Museum of Chinese in America | read more
Watson Adventures’ Whodunnit Family Scavenger Hunt @ The Met | read more
World Environment Day Open House @ Alley Pond Environmental Center | read more
New York International Children’s Film Festival announces 2015 festival dates and call for entries; submissions open for the Oscar-qualifying festival; NYC event to take place February 27 – March 22, 2015.
One day a year, for the past 36 years, nine of the country’s finest museums - all ones that call Fifth Avenue home - collectively open their doors from 6pm–9pm for FREE to New Yorkers and visitors for a mile-long block party and visual art celebration.
FUN FOR YOUR LITTLE ONES THIS WEEKENDSaturday May 31
Kids’ Discovery Stations @ Brooklyn Botanic Garden | read more
Little Swappies @ Avenues: The World School | read more
Bonkerz the Clown @ Carousel in Forest Park | read more
MISFITS Benefit Concert (with Mario the Magician) @ Nyack Center | read more
Staten Island RC Modelers Charity Fly-In @ LaTourette Park | read more
All ages May 23 – December 31, 2014
Get ready to become immersed in the toe-tapping, original American sound of jazz! The Children's Museum of Manhattan, in partnership with the National Jazz Museum in Harlem, opens a brand-new multimedia exhibit that celebrates the rich history and lasting legacy of jazz during the famed Harlem Renaissance (1920's–1940's)