Exciting Additions to Nostalgic Holiday Lights at The Bronx Zoo + Promo Code

With the year we’ve had, it’s no wonder so many of us are looking forward to the holidays to lift our spirits. There’s just something about the lights, the music, and the excitement on kid’s faces that bring cheer to even the most Scrooge worthy year. So we are super excited that the family-favorite holiday tradition of Holiday Lights will once again be returning to the Bronx Zoo! On select

BOO at the ZOO Returns to the Bronx Zoo

Good news! BOO at the ZOO will be returning to the Bronx Zoo! Boo at the Zoo begins Thursday, October 1 and will welcome Halloween revelers each Thursday through Sunday until November 1 (including Monday, October 12). Activities will include traditional favorites such as daily magic and mind reading shows, professional pumpkin carving demos and displays, and the spooky extinct animal graveyard. Animal-themed costumed stilt walkers and Halloween animal puppets will headline the MASKerade, and

Holiday Lights at the Bronx Zoo + Discount Code

Looking for 2020 discount code? Visit our 2020 post here.    Holiday Lights is officially back at the Bronx Zoo! After years of hoping it would return, this year’s Holiday Lights is bigger, brighter, and greener than ever! The experience features thousands of lights, animal lanterns, animated sculptures, carolers, ice carving, a holiday train and more. Astor Court looks magical covered in lights, with a Christmas tree that displays fun

40 Ways to Celebrate Christmas in the Bronx

It’s that time of year again! Tree lightings, Santa sightings, and plenty of holiday events to go around. We’ve gathered a list of places to visit and things to do this holiday season in the Bronx. Of course, we’ll be adding a lot more to our calendar– so you can count on even more holiday fun in the Bronx! After a 10 year hiatus, the Holiday Lights Bronx Zoo are

Tickets for KUSAMA Exhibition On Sale January 29, 2020

The New York Botanical Garden recently announced that KUSAMA: Cosmic Nature, its major 2020 exhibition of work by internationally celebrated Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama (b. 1929), will open on May 9, 2020. Tickets for the landmark presentation will go on sale January 29, 2020, at nybg.org/kusama. More about Kusama Opening May 9, experience this multisensory presentation of the work of internationally celebrated Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. With NYBG as the exclusive venue,

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with a FREE Paddle on the Bronx River

In honor of Native American Heritage Month, the Bronx River Alliance has partnered with Moskehtu Consulting to present a paddling tour of the Bronx River and an up close look into the lifeways of indigenous people along the New York Coastlines. On November 2nd and 3rd, participants will have a chance to paddle through the fall foliage, then meet Chenae Bullock and explore the history, culture and traditional experience of

New York Pizza Festival 2019

The second annual New York Pizza Festival is coming to the Bronx! On Saturday October 5th and Sunday October 6th, the festival will be taking place on Crescent Avenue and will offer several ticket price options. About the New York Pizza Festival Hosted by the Belmont Business Improvement District and the Pizza Academy Foundation, the New York Pizza Festival will once again bring the most renowned PIZZAIOLI, from around the United States, including

Two Saturdays Left of Bronx Children Museum's Art Festival

  The Bronx Children’s Museum introduced ArtSpot to Mill Pond Park last month, an art making festival for children ages 3-9 and their caregivers. Presented as a series of four consecutive Saturdays, ArtSpot is filled with fun STEAM-based art activities and experiences. The theme of the first weekend was “Growing and Building Together” inspired by the Museum’s “Waters On the Go” suitcase exhibit which focuses on the natural flora found

The Bronx Celebrates 20+ Years of the Ferragosto Feast on Arthur Avenue

As a long-standing Italian holiday that recognizes the end of the harvest season and is an opportunity to enjoy the fruits of those labors, the Belmont BID will host the annual Ferragosto Celebration on Sunday, September 8th from 12 pm to 6 pm. While Ferragosto typically takes place on August 15th in Italy, the BID hosts the annual event in the fall to take advantage of the cooler weather. Visitors

A Drive-In Movie is Coming to Orchard Beach in the Bronx

  The Bronx might not be home to a drive-in movie theater anymore, but Bronxites will have their chance once again this Friday August 23rd at Orchard Beach for a special drive-in movie night featuring Aquaman. And best of all, it’s completely free!     Parking is free starting at 7pm, and there will be food trucks, games, and other fun activities before the movie begins. Jupiter Joe’s Astronomy will

Register for this Breweries Of The Bronx Trolley Tour

  Summer with the kids is fun, but if you need an adult outing idea this weekend- check out this Brewery Tour here in the Bronx. Woodlawn Cemetery has partnered with The Bronx Historical Society for this one-of-a-kind tour. Read below for more info: Woodlawn Cemetery is the final resting place to many notables and their families who have contributed to a beer-brewing legacy in The Bronx dating back to the

Street Theater Tour Making a Stop in the Bronx

  In it’s 43rd year, Theater for the New City’s award-winning Street Theater Company will be making its way across the 5 boroughs this August. From August 3rd to September 15th, the traveling theater will be hitting up city streets, parks and playgrounds- making their way to The Bronx on Sunday, August 3rd. The Details: Sunday, August 4 – 2 PM – Bronx – Pontiac Playground, 450 St. Ann’s Avenue Read