May 22, 2015

Memorial Day Weekend in the Bronx

Memorial Day Weekend is here. It’s a time to honor those who have fallen while serving our country and enjoy the beautiful place we live thanks to those men and women. We’ve rounded up some family fun happening this weekend in the Bronx, check it out and let us know what you have planned! Events   Check out an event in your local park There’s plenty to do this weekend

This Weekend at Wave Hill

FRI, MAY 22    NIGHT LIGHTS AT WAVE HILL Wave Hill’s 50th anniversary festivities reach a crescendo this spring with Night Lights at Wave Hill, a month-long celebration, when, for the first time in Wave Hill’s history, visitors will be invited to attend in the evening to enjoy the garden landscape at a time of day and during a season when it is normally closed to the public. Take in The

School Art and Performance Expo at Mall at Bay Plaza

Since January, Bronx Children’s Museum’s teaching artists introduced second graders at P.S 49 to the history of Afro Latin Jazz and art.    The Dream Big Afterschool program encouraged students to express themselves through the visual arts and original poetry which they transformed into songs. The students learned about the musical roots of African, Cuban, and Latin Jazz and explored the sounds of percussion instruments like the congas “tumbadora,” bongos,

SummerStage Kids in the Bronx

City Parks Foundation is proud to announce the 2015 launch of SummerStage Kids, New York City’s unique, interactive family festival presenting more than 90 performing arts events at 34 locations citywide. This free festival will run from June 26th to August 14th in the Bronx, exposing audiences to the local, national and international world of arts and culture, through a diverse collection of engaging artists unparalleled by any other festival