A beautiful tradition is blooming again at the New York Botanical Garden. Step inside the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory to see mesmerizing tropical orchids in displays that pay homage to Singapore’s achievements in orchid cultivation and conservation as well as garden design.
Extra! Extra! Direct from Broadway comes the smash-hit musical based on Disney’s 1992 film. This defiant tale of feisty kids making a difference is a high-energy explosion of song and dance.
Put on your walking shoes and explore the nearly 12 acres of this newly opened wildlife preserve offering hiking trails, scenic views and the peace that nature brings.
Hit the pavement for the 10th year of this important Lustgarten Foundation walk in Westchester. Help provide hope for the future by increasing funding for research and raising awareness for pancreatic cancer.
All aboard for a special day with everyone’s favorite engine! Meet Thomas the Tank Engine and go on a short ride, plus meet Sir Topham Hatt and Percy the Small Green Engine. The Day Out also includes carnival rides, face painting, storytelling, music and magic shows, a petting zoo and more!
Did you know the man who brought us the classic children’s story "Corduroy" also had a long career as an artist who documented New York? In this exhibition, see Don Freeman’s wonderful interpretations of the city through drawings, paintings, publications and prints, plus enjoy his original studies and sketches of Corduroy and other characters.
Spring into gardening by sowing seeds, digging and watering. Explore the Edible Academy’s soil and learn more about compost with its wild, wiggly worms, plus take home worm castings for your home garden.
It’s the ultimate celebration of the new "The LEGO® Movie™ 2"! Join Emmet, Wyldstyle and the gang for awesome building activities, out-of-this-world character experiences, interactive photo opportunities and more!
Art and nature exist in harmony on the grounds of PepsiCo’s headquarters, and now the beautiful Sculpture Gardens are open to the public for the season. Marvel at more than three dozen works by major twentieth century artists as you walk through the carefully tended landscape.
Forget what you think you know about the King of the Dinosaurs. This special exhibition explores the full tyrannosaur story with life-sized reconstructions at various life stages, real fossils and casts, large-scale video projections, hands-on interactives and an exhilarating virtual reality experience that lets visitors work in a group to assemble a T. rex skeleton.
A dual celebration of Earth Day and Arbor Day with plenty of activities for all.
Take big steps for the smallest among us and their families. Join the thousands across the country who walk during this annual fundraiser for the March of Dimes. The money raised helps make sure moms and babies get the best possible care, even when everything doesn’t go according to plan.
Discover bulbs and buds as they wake up and seeds sprout. Search for plants and animals in the Children’s Garden as they grow and change through the season. Make a seed sprouting tape to plant at home and design a button that proclaims why you love plants.
Kick it into high gear at this annual New York tradition featuring hundreds of the latest and greatest cars and trucks. Kids can take the wheel in the displays, plus there are giveaways and other activities.
A roaring good time is back at the Bronx Zoo! Take the biggest, most realistic dinosaur ride in America to see 40 life-size animatronic dinos. Learn about species such as T-Rex and Spinosaurus and connections between animals at the zoo and their prehistoric predecessors. Plus, visit the fossil dig area, take photos and more.
Time to get back outdoors! Visit this 500-acre outdoor museum and experience large-scale sculpture under open sky. A beautiful place to appreciate both art and nature.
The new exhibit will amaze visitors as they journey through nine galleries breathtakingly eye-to-eye with sharks, rays and hundreds of species of ocean wildlife. As you explore the exhibit, the wondrous world deep below the ocean surface is revealed, whether it is in the Coral Reef Tunnel, The New York Bight or the dark and mysterious Hudson Canyon’s Edge with large sand tiger sharks, sandbar …
Experience what’s happening on the farm with a variety of seasonal, hands-on activities and drop-in tours. Go at your own pace! Dress for a day outdoors. Rain or shine.
A recipe for fun! During this class, children learn how to cook a meal from start to finish. Younger kids work on simpler tasks, while older kids have the opportunity to work independently, and acquire some advanced kitchen skills.
Go on a journey around the globe to meet remarkable dogs that save lives and to discover the powerful bond they share with their human partners.
Dig in and make a difference for Mother Earth! This day of volunteer projects includes planting in the gardens, turning the compost, clearing trails and more. Plus, check out workshops on beekeeping and backyard composting and be an environmental steward in a tree planting ceremony.
Help Alice find her way to the tea party, in this silly, interactive show for kids.
The touring circus act features a collection of international acts, including contortionists from Guinea, a high-wire act from Colombia, trampoline acrobats from Cuba, a Cossack horse act from Kazakhstan, and Fresh the Clownsss from the United States.
For the 16th consecutive season, Jazz Standard hosts its popular brunch. Weekly sessions are packed with family and friends grooving to music by the Jazz Standard Youth Orchestra (JSYO) and eating finger-licking good ribs from Blue Smoke, too!! For kids of all ages! From 1 – 100!
Create spring-themed works of art out of paper. Class is held outside, weather permitting.
Discover how trees grow by looking at a tree’s parts and the role each part plays in a tree’s life cycle. With trees as your inspiration, embark on an adventure across the grounds with an environmental educator. Arbor Weekend event.
Join in a rock hunt to find one that catches your eye, whether it is igneous, metamorphic or sedimentary, before putting it in your pocket and taking it home!
A community information meeting for anyone suffering from food obsession, overeating, under-eating and bulimia.
See the hit Broadway musical in Westchester! The show features non-stop laughs, explosive dance numbers and, of course, timeless ABBA songs such as "Dancing Queen," “SOS,” “Super Trouper” and more. Performed by a professional cast in two acts.