Outer Boroughs and Local Fun

American Dream Opening Celebration

Today is the day! Just across the George Washington Bridge from the Bronx, American Dream in East Rutherford New Jersey has officially opened it’s first of many doors! First up is Nickelodeon Universe and their NHL-regulation size ice rink. See below for the full opening line up: Chapter 1: Thrills & Chills Nickelodeon Universe Theme Park Opens on October 25th  The Shredder, The Shellraiser and Nickelodeon’s Skyline Scream, come to

This Rooftop Pool at JFK is the Ultimate Staycation

If you’re looking for a unique staycation or even just day trip idea in NYC, then look no further than the TWA Hotel. We just spent the day at their rooftop pool and let’s just say it was beyond fun. After opening at the beginning of the summer, the hotel is such a fun blast into the past- complete with a rooftop pool overlooking the runway at JFK and a

Splish Splash Promo Code for Bronxmama Readers

  While indoor water parks are great, we’re all about outdoor water park fun in the summer! Being in the Bronx affords us the ability to easily travel north, west, or out east for some water park fun. One annual summer outing we cross off our bucket list each year is Splish Splash in Long Island. It’s fun for the whole family, and the perfect place to cool off on

What To Expect From Trolls The Experience

With NYC starting to feel like Seattle lately, we’re sure you’ve started adding some indoor options to your summer bucket list. While we recommend library events and other free options as a go-to on rainy days, Trolls the Experience is a must for those of you with Trolls obsessed little ones like mine. If you haven’t already gone, check out a recap of what to expect when you visit.  

Last Chance to Grab Tickets to The Biggest Baby Shower Ever

Brought to you by Big City Moms   Looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift for your friend who is expecting or a new mom? Why not grab tickets to The Biggest Baby Shower Ever and enjoy an evening of shopping, seminars, and much more! I remember the excitement around all things baby when I was expecting, and I know this would make for the perfect surprise for a new

Discount Code: PAW Patrol Live!: Race to the Rescue

Heading downtown to MSG for next month’s Paw Patrol Live? We’ve got you covered with a discount code to save up to 25% off tickets. Bronxmama readers can use code BMPAW over at msg.com. About Paw Patrol Live! Race to the Rescue Come roll with the PAW Patrol as everybody’s favorite heroic pups race to the rescue on the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race.  When Mayor Goodway goes

2019 Cupid's Ball with DJ Dubbz

  Yes, we’re all about the Boogie Down. But, because DJ Dubbz has roots in the Bronx, we’re sharing what’s sure to be an awesome night out across the bridge in Harlem. Check out this fun post-Valentine’s Day event at Ginny’s Supper Club. So grab a sitter and make it a girl’s night or a fun date night and tell DJ Dubbz Bronxmama sent you 😉 The Run Down: It

My City, My Song at Carnegie Hall

  Last weekend we had a chance to check out the child-friendly concert at Carnegie Hall entitled My City, My Song. The participatory concert gave children and their families the opportunity to discover music from different parts of the world, and it did not disappoint. The afternoon consisted of Greek folk music with Magda Giannikou, Malian traditional music with Yacouba Sissoko, and Indian classical music with Grammy Award nominee for best Children’s Abum Falu

Watch the Manny Pacquiao and Adrien Broner Fight Live at a Local Movie Theater

Don’t have the space to host the fight? Why not get some friends together and watch the Pacquiao and Broner fight at a local movie theater! The live broadcast of “Pacquiao vs. Broner” presented by Fathom Events and SHOWTIME PPV, is set for Saturday, January 19 beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET. Boxing fans throughout the U.S. will be able to enjoy the event in more than 350 select movie theaters through Fathom’s Digital

Winter Fun with NYC Ferry

  I hope as you’re reading this the kids are still happily playing with their new toys from yesterday and you were able to finish your cup of coffee while it was still hot! And while you have a moment, I figured I’d share a fun holiday itinerary I came up with via the NYC Ferry in case you’re looking for some ideas for the rest of the break. Follow

Holiday Fun Downtown: Winter ONEderland at One World Trade & A Visit To Brookfield Place

Have you had a chance to make it to the top of NYC at the One World Trade Observatory yet? If you haven’t, make a day of it by checking off fun from both your holiday and bucket list. We recently headed downtown to check out the Winter ONEderland installation and then across the street to Brookfield Place for exactly that!     Now until January 7th, visitors to the

Blue Moon Cafe in Bronxville Introduces New Menu

  Just a short ride from the Bronx on Pondfield Road in Bronxville sits Blue Moon Cafe, a family friendly Mexican cafe’ and bar.  Opened in 2003, the Bronxville location is just one of four owned by founder Howie Felixbrod, who opened the first Blue Moon Cafe 30 years ago in Englewood New Jersey. And while his restaurants have produced both loyal patrons and delicious recipes over the years, Howie recently