Outer Boroughs and Local Fun

Experience Disney’s Mickey & Friends x CAMP An Extra Big Adventure

Calling all Disney lovers! We’ve shared the fun things happening at CAMP NYC stores before, but for the first time ever children and their families can visit for an exciting Disney experience! Starting on May 28, head over to the 5th Avenue CAMP store for Disney’s Mickey & Friends x CAMP: An Extra Big Adventure. Enjoy this larger-than-life play experience where families can climb, zip, slide, bounce, dance and work

Exciting Holiday Experiences at CAMP Stores in NYC

Looking for a fun way to get some holiday shopping done and have some family fun at the same time? Four CAMP store locations have loads of holiday fun happening this month for families to enjoy. Haven’t experienced a CAMP store yet? CAMP is a Family Experience Company with rotating themed experiences. CAMP engages and inspires families through play, content, experiential commerce, imaginative spaces and…fun. Here’s some of what you

Westchester's Winter Wonderland Drive-thru Experience

If you’re looking for a fun holiday experience not too far from the Bronx, head up to Kensico Dam Plaza in Valhalla for Westchester’s Winter Wonderland Drive-thru Experience. Presented by Westchester Park’s Foundation, this 1.2 mile drive-thru attraction features a fun snowstorm, a 40-foot Christmas tree, and an appearance from Santa. Enjoy a 100-foot light tunnel while listening to holiday music. Proceeds from the event directly benefit Westchester Park’s Foundation

Big Apple Circus Returns to New York City

When the Big Apple Circus closed in 2017, we were sad to see a family tradition go. Then when they returned, the pandemic once again stopped the show. But Big Apple Circus is back at Lincoln Center- “making the impossible, possible!” We recently had a chance to attend opening night, and it was so nice to be back in NYC watching magic happen! Nik Wallenda and his family have created

Lincoln Center Offers Free Classes & Performances for Children, Teens, and Adults with Disabilities

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts just announced its Passport to the Arts Fall 2021 season, with classes, performances, and custom-designed experiences for children, teens and adults with disabilities and their families. Passport to the Arts provides a welcoming, accessible, and affordable introduction to the performing arts at Lincoln Center at no cost. Families attend dance, music, or drama classes, watch exclusive performances, check out behind-the-scenes content, and even meet performers.

Cosmic Camp Interactive Family Adventure Comes to 5th Avenue

If you have a young astronaut in your life, be sure to check out CAMP store’s latest Cosmic Camp Interactive Family Adventure at their 5th Avenue location. So what exactly is CAMP? It’s much more than a retail store- it’s a family experience- with each location offering fun events and experiences for children and their families. Cosmic Camp is a spaced-out experience that challenges you and your crew to have

Tickets on Sale for Pixar Inspired Mini Golf Experience Pop Up in Battery Park

Calling all Pixar lovers in the Bronx! Here’s a fun idea for a summer outing with the family just a quick train- or ferry ride- away. PIXAR PUTT, the ultimate pop-up, open-air mini-golf experience is officially in Manhattan this Summer. Made up of 18 fun and interactive holes inspired by the stories, characters, and icons from some of Disney and Pixar’s most beloved films including Toy Story, The Incredibles, Monsters,

New SEA LIFE Aquarium & LEGOLAND Discovery Center at American Dream

If you haven’t had a chance to check out American Dream just across the George Washington Bridge yet, their latest opening of the SEA LIFE Aquarium and LEGOLAND Discovery Center are two new reasons to add it to your summer bucket list. We recently had a chance to check out both SEA LIFE and LEGOLAND Discovery Center before their official grand opening on Tuesday June 15th, and want to give

Westchester's Winter Wonderland New Drive-Thru Light Show Experience

If you’re looking for some holiday fun just a short ride from the Bronx, check out the NEW Westchester’s Winter Wonderland Drive-Thru Holiday Light Extravaganza, presented by Westchester Medical Center Health Network. Westchester Parks Foundation, the only organization dedicated exclusively to promoting and supporting Westchester County Parks, has re-imagined the seventh season of the popular holiday event in partnership with the Westchester County Parks Department, to help create a safe and

Halloween Fun in the Hamptons

With Halloween being on a Saturday this year and families unsure about trick-or-treating, it’s the perfect chance to turn the weekend into a fun day trip or weekend getaway. Our friends over at East End Kids Fun shared a fun Halloween roundup with us if you’re thinking about heading East. Seven Ponds Orchards 65 Seven Ponds Road, Water Mill Offering apple orchards, berries, and pumpkin picking, this “U Pick” farm

NYC Ferry Trip Idea: From the Bronx to Long Island City

  Looking for a fun adventure that you don’t need to leave the city for? Here’s our latest adventure using NYC Ferry- all for the price of a MetroCard!     We jumped on the ferry at the Soundview landing- which is the Bronx’s only NYC Ferry landing until the Ferry Point landing officially launches in 2021. From there, we got off at the first stop- 90th street- to transfer

Winter Programming with Lincoln Center & Family-Linc

If you remember back in the fall we shared information on the Family-Linc program with Lincoln Center. For the winter, there are some more awesome programs coming up, so be sure to apply! About Family-Linc Family-Linc invites families from the five boroughs of New York City to see performances at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. Submit your application today and your family can enjoy performances in Dance, Theater and