Outer Boroughs and Local Fun

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

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.