From international superstardom to life-threatening tragedy, go behind the music and inside the real story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan. Featuring some of the most iconic songs of the past 25 years - and one of the most inspiring stories in music history. Parents use discretion as there are a few moments of strong language.
Pick fresh fruit with amazing flavor at this farm in Dutchess County. Strawberries are ready in June, followed later by blueberries, apples and more.
This WorldPride festival led by National Queer Theater unites the globe’s most renowned queer playwrights and showcases some of the top LGBTQ plays. Aimed at giving a voice to those facing censorship, these events will challenge audiences to support the worldwide fight for LGBTQ rights. See dates below for event times, plus there will be an extra performance on Wed., July 3 at 8 p.m. Buy tickets …
As part of the World Pride celebrations, 50 local and international artists have been selected to create murals around the five boroughs in an effort to “reflect the honor, beauty, struggle, and strides” of the LGBTQ community. The art can be viewed at numerous locations around the city. For location information and more, visit https://tinyurl.com/y5v96nwv
A three-week performance festival exploring rare tales from The One Thousand and One Nights along with early Medieval Arab fantasies
Australian artist Ross Watson, known for his male nude paintings, is presenting his first solo show in NYC, giving locals an opportunity to learn first-hand about his detailed work. The exhibition is free to attend. Learn more at https://tinyurl.com/y5rwyojt
The New York City Gay Hockey Association is hosting the 19th Chelsea Challenge — an international adult LGBTQ and LGBTQ-friendly ice hockey tournament at Chelsea Piers and the Prudential Center. Games start on Friday evening. Find out more at https://www.nycgha.org/cc/
Family movie night will feature Disney/Pixar’s tale of a young musician, Miguel, who heads to the land of his ancestors — and then he meets a friend who helps him find out about his family’s stories and traditions. Everyone in the family is invited — and it’s free! Find out more at https://tinyurl.com/y32jm4qt
Five performers find themselves in front of a gigantic black wall, which becomes both menacing and responsive in this experimental play inspired by the life and work of French writer Georges Perec.
Join us for a night of comedy that’s sure to make Mike Pence uncomfortable. It’s not just gay, it’s GAAAAAYYYYY. Gay like The B-52s are gay. Gay like Hocus Pocus is gay. Gay like "Pee-Wee’s Playhouse" is gay. Come for the laughs, stay for the fresh faces in your Grindr grid. And since it’s Pride, you know we’re being EXTRA extra with comedians, music, drag performers …
The SUNY Global Center and East Midtown Partnership have joined forces to host a Block Party in celebration of WorldPride on East 55th Street, between Lexington Avenue and Park Avenue. SUNY Students, SUNY Alumni and the East Midtown community are encouraged to swing by between noon and 4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 21 to enjoy music by DJ Zeke Thomas, food and treats from around the neighborhood, a Pride …
Pick-your-own season kicks off in early June with the farm’s certified organic strawberries. As the season rolls on, you can also pick sweet and sour cherries, organic raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, peaches and nectarines. Check website for availability.
Spark your little one’s curiosity and imagination during this interactive program of nursery rhymes, songs, parachute play and storytelling.
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.
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.
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 …
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.
Build your police badge, build a super rescue helicopter and take it on a test flight, film your own epic adventure scene, see a new 4D movie, meet characters and more!
Let your little one touch and explore new materials in the messy world of the scribble studio with other artists their age. Dress for mess.
Explore this car-free, 172-acre island gem in the heart of New York Harbor. Enjoy Slide Hill, play fountains, hammocks, biking, kayaking and many other activities throughout the summer. Check website for schedule.
Enjoy stories, songs and games for toddlers that encourage their emerging language skills, followed by a play time.
This weekly class features a new theme every month, brought to life through creative and fun movement activities, singing, story time and a take-home project.
Pack a picnic and spend the afternoon at the Homestead and explore the Discovery Centers. Education staff lead a short hands-on activity at 1pm.
Learn about the native plants of Brazil and become inspired plant lovers and designer-artists like Burle Marx. In the Children’s Adventure Garden, kids can pot up a fantastic philodendron plant and design a playful sculpture inspired by the bold colors and geometric shapes used by Marx.
Explore the spring crops (and lots of lettuce!) growing in the garden, mix and make your own take-home packet of herblicious salad dressing and make a plant-parts salad art collage.
This thrilling giant-screen experience showcases the human achievement and drama of the first lunar landing which happened 50 years ago this July.
With Benny Lopez Latin Jazz, part of Myrtle Avenue’s Summer Series.
With Jan Bell at the Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Acoustic Concert Series "Unplugged."