06 May What’s on for Kids this Weekend in NYC: May 8 & 9
Have a look at some fabulous family events taking place this weekend in the city, or from the comfort of your own home. Below are our picks for making this weekend one to remember for your family.
Mother & Daughter Yoga on Zoom!
Saturday May 8, 5pm – 5pm
Online, hosted by Karma Kids Yoga
$20 per household
Connect and bond with your daughter in a fun, playful and meaningful way! We’ll yoga, play games, practice partner poses and partner acrobatics, too! Class will wind down with restorative yoga using pillows and blankets, then deep relaxation including foot rubs for both moms and their girls.
ART360º / FORT GREENE
Saturday May 8, 11am – 5pm
Location: Cuyler Gore Park (Fulton Street at Greene Avenue) or Betty Carter Park (Fulton Street at Fort Greene Place)
A day of discovery and exploration, ART360/FG is about the art that surrounds us in vibrant Fort Greene!
Experience “The Art Of…” with FAB FULTON businesses during a full day of socially distanced family-friendly fun activities, art installations, self-guided tours, creative merchant demonstrations, and more!
You’ll start by grabbing a guide at Cuyler Gore Park (Fulton Street at Greene Avenue) or Betty Carter Park (Fulton Street at Fort Greene Place), to see the entire schedule of the day’s events. There’s something for everyone, and it’s FREE!
Family Art Project: Casting Spells and Starting Seeds
Saturday May 8 & Sunday May 9, 10am – 1pm
Free with admission reservation
Location: Wave Hill, 4900 Independence Ave, Bronx
What magic can you create in the sowing of seeds? Take advantage of the last signs of spring to sow the seeds of carrots, peas, cornflowers and poppies—seeds that thrive in the magic of May. Create your own seed-starters using upcycled items that you can embellish with your magical spells of growth.
Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise 2021
Saturday May 8 & Sunday May 9
Departures: May 8 at 12:00pm, May 9 at 3:00pm
Departure point: Pier 36 (NY)
No need to wait in line at a restaurant for Mother’s Day brunch. This year, treat yourself to our Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise for the entire family to enjoy a delicious brunch spread, including bottomless mimosas for adults.
As you celebrate, take your drinks to the open deck and enjoy the panoramic views of NYC while the kids make a card for you onboard. Our Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise is surely the best gift for Mom this year!
Flower Patch at Queens Botanical Garden
Sunday May 9, 8am – 6pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 43-50 Main Street, Flushing, NY 11355
Queens Botanical Garden is hosting its first ever Flower Patch, an intimate experience among spring flowers.
Unique floral and garden creature installations transform the QBG Farm into a fantastic flower spectacle creating an immersive environment and stunning backdrop for photos. Pick your own pot of flowers to take home with you, and a floral themed grab-and-go craft activity kit. Fee includes general Garden admission and entry to the Patch.
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*Please always check with the venue before setting off to attend an event. Please also observe social distancing and wear a mask for in-person events.