Holiday Round up

Special offer to the New York Botanical Garden

Last weekend we had the fun opportunity to check out the New York Botanical Garden’s GLOW. It’s a fun evening where you get to experience the Holiday Train Show along with gorgeous light displays, yummy food, drinks, and more. It’s the perfect date night or evening with friends. And right now, the garden is sharing a special promo code to save 30% off tickets to the upcoming Bar Car Night

Unique holiday gift ideas for foodies from Arthur Avenue

Looking for a fun Bronx themed gift idea for your favorite foodie? Consider heading to Arthur Avenue-aka the Real Little Italy– and check out some of the delicious gift basket options available this holiday season. These baskets can be customized and start at $45, both in-store and online: –Mike’s Deli first opened in the early 1950s by Michele “Mike” Greco after coming to the Bronx from Calabria, Italy with just

Enjoy holiday caroling & a New Year's Eve celebration at the Bronx Zoo

If you haven’t made your way to the Bronx Zoo’s Holiday Lights yet this season, there are two fun events coming up that are the perfect reason to- holiday caroling and a New Year’s Eve countdown! We’ve made Holiday Lights a family tradition and look forward to kicking off the holiday season with our visit each year. While there is plenty to see and do every day of this magical

Fun ways to celebrate the holidays in the Bronx

If you’re looking for some fun ways to celebrate the holidays here in the Bronx, we’ve got some ideas! From holiday lights to holiday brunches with friends, there is something for everyone across the borough this holiday season. Hang in a ski cabin with friends Get a group of friends together for brunch in a ski cabin at The Bronx Public. Once again, this Hip Hop themed bar has transformed

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