outdoors

Family Movie Night in Westchester Square

Join the Westchester Square Bid on June 14th and June 21st for Westchester Square’s first-ever Family Movie Night! They will be featuring Despicable Me 2 and Frozen outside on Lane Avenue between Westchester Avenue and Benson Street! Saturday, June 14th 7PM-10PM: Frozen Saturday, June 21st 7PM-10PM: Despicable Me 2  

Fall Gardening Programs for Kids at NYBG

*BronxMama Pick! School may be around the corner, but kids can still get outside (and get their hands dirty!) this fall at The New York Botanical Garden!  In NYBG’s Children’s Gardening Program, kids plant, tend, and harvest delicious veggies and herbs; prepare and taste the fruits of their labor; and enjoy nature with new friends in the beautiful setting of the Ruth Rea Howell Family Garden. Description: The Children’s Gardening

Bronx River Movie Night: Brave

August 06, 2013 (8pm) Bronx River Movie Nights Starlight Park Free, no registration required. Bring your blanket for an outdoor screening of Disney’s BRAVE. Rain date August 8. Directions Starlight Park 174th St btwn. W Farms Rd & Bronx River Av Subway: 2 or 5 train to West Farms, 6 train to Whitlock Av Bus: Bx36 to 174th St. Enter at 174th St, slightly east of the Sheridan Expressway.

Bronx River Movie Night

July 30, 2013 (8pm) Bronx River Movie Nights Concrete Plant Park  Free, no registration required. Bring the kiddies and a blanket for an outdoor screening of Disney’s Happy Feet Two. Don’t forget your popcorn! Rain date August 1. Directions: Concrete Plant ParkBronx River (between Westchester Ave & Bruckner Blvd) Subway: 6 train to Whitlock Av, 2/5 train to Freeman St Bus: Bx4/Bx27 to Whitlock Av

The Kids Rule Week!

The Children’s Theatre Company at Lehman will be presenting Jack and The Beanstalk and The Raggedy Ann and Andy Show – Monday July 29 (Raggedy Ann and Andy starts Tuesday July 30) through Friday August 2 at 10AM – outdoors –  at the Little Amphitheatre on The Peace Grove at Lehman College. Seating is limited. Admission is $1…that’s right….a buck. For reservations call 718.960.8025 AND then on Saturday and Sunday August 3 and 4

FREE Summer Movie Night: Madagascar 3

Willis Avenue Community Garden: 378-382 Willis Ave 8pm-10 pm Come spend a night under the stars enjoying a film on the big screen while enjoying complimentary hot popcorn! Attendees are welcome to bring a picnic and blanket. The featured movie is Madagascar 3 (G rating). Movies will begin after sunset between 8pm and 9pm  

Outdoors in NYC Winter issue

The winter issue of Outdoors in New York City is now available; click here to download it now. The winter issue is full of family-friendly programs and events that are suitable for all ages.