Holiday Round up

Our Favorite New Additions to Bronx Zoo Holiday Lights

It’s hard to believe that we’re already midway through December! Which means there’s not much time left to cross things off your holiday to-do list. We know it can be overwhelming trying to make sure the holidays live up to the magic we all love to experience- but remember that at the end of the day it’s all about family, friends, and making memories. That’s why we love making Bronx

Holiday Magic at The Bronx Zoo Holiday Lights + Promo Code

The holidays are all about traditions. For my family, some of those include creating a gratitude activity each year for Thanksgiving, making traditional Italian cookies for Christmas Eve, and now our annual trip to The Bronx Zoo Holiday Lights! We recently had a chance to kick off the holidays with a trip to Holiday Lights, and it was just what we needed to spend time with family and friends this

Where to See Holiday Trees & Displays Around The Bronx

It’s that time of year! If you’re feeling festive and want to visit some of the holiday trees around The Bronx, there are plenty of tree lightings and holiday displays to check out. Many have tree lighting celebrations and stay lit to the new year. Check out the list below. We’ll continue to add to the list. Bartow Pell Mansion Museum Highlights: candlelight tree tours, holiday cocktail party, Santa visit,

Fathers Day Weekend in the Bronx 2021

Looking for ideas to celebrate your favorite father figure? It’s looking like beautiful weather this weekend in the Bronx, and that means there’s a nice list of fun things to do across the borough. Check out some fun ways to celebrate Father’s Day in the Bronx below: Roller Skate at the Bronx Father’s Day Skate If you’ve got your own skates, there’s a newly formed group for Bronx roller skaters

10 Ways to Celebrate Mother's Day in The Bronx

Looking for ideas for Mother’s Day weekend in the Bronx? We’ve got you covered. Whether you’re looking for an event to purchase tickets to, dinner with a view, or some ideas on creating your own fun- we’re sharing a little bit of everything below: Salsa Saturdays on Alexander Ave If she’s a salsa lover, head over to the Third Avenue Bid’s Salsa Saturdays from 5-8 pm. On Alexander Avenue between

Our Favorite Parts of Holiday Lights at the Bronx Zoo + Holiday Lights Promo Code

Photo: Julie Larsen Maher Holiday Season is in full swing! So if you haven’t already had a chance to check out Holiday Lights at the Bronx Zoo, be sure to grab your tickets soon! Keep scrolling as we share our favorite parts of our recent visit as well as a special promo code just for Bronxmama readers. While 2020 has been very different, we are so happy that Holiday Lights

A Very Bronx Christmas: Bronx Holiday Gift Guide

If you’re looking for a thoughtful gift idea for your favorite Bronxite, then why not gift something straight outta the Bronx? We’ve put together a list of fun gift suggestions for every member of the family- but feel free to leave us comments with more ideas from your favorite Bronx businesses! Apparel, Accessories, & Prints from From the Bronx The OG’s of Bronx souvenirs are a great place to pick

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

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

Bronx Valentine Gift Ideas

Looking for something different this Valentine’s Day? We’ve got some ideas for Bronx themed gifts this Valentine’s Day….   Support a local Bronx Entrepreneur Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to support those friends who have side or full time hustles. Whether it’s a cute customized gift from someone like Christina at Chrissy’s Creations, a beautiful knitted hat from Erin at House of Jubbs, or a coffee gift set from

New Year's Eve Ideas for Kids in the Bronx

Noon Year’s Eve at the Throggs Neck Library Head to the Throggs Neck library to say Good-Bye to 2018 and welcome 2019! Guests will read a special story and create noisemakers and New Year’s hats. There will then be a special countdown to Noon to celebrate 2019 together at Noon! 11am 3025 Cross Bronx Expressway Extension New Year’s Eve Countdown and Craft for Kids but at the Edenwald Library Create

Spooky Pumpkin Garden at NYBG

  This Saturday the 22nd the New York Botanical Garden will be kicking off the fall fun with their Spooky Pumpkin Garden. Spooky Pumpkin Garden will run from Saturday September 22nd to Wednesday October 31st with guided activities on both weekends and weekdays. See below for the full scoop: Saturday, September 22, 2018 – Wednesday, October 31, 201810 a.m.–6 p.m. Guided Activities: Weekdays; 1:30–5:30 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays; 10 a.m.–5:30