Ring in the longest day of the year at the Edible Academy! Celebrate the first big harvest of the growing season with recipes, garden and craft activities, music and more.
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
Head to Queens Museum for storytelling, art-making, and performances highlighting the work of LGBTQ activists in Queens. The packed afternoon features a variety of options for events, including drag queen story hour, LGBTQ youth activities, short film screenings, workshops honoring black and indigenous ancestors, plays, community building, and more.
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/
Petra Fried, the "dad-joke of drag," will host this year’s Cosplay & Pride event. Petra offers unique storytelling through singing and lip syncing while mixing in celebrity impersonations and humor. The Cosplay and Pride boat cruise will be hosted by Aja, who is an American drag performer, rapper, and reality TV personality who starred on RuPaul’s Drag Race. General admission tickets …
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.
The Research Foundation to Cure AIDS (RFTCA) presents a benefit screening of the 1995 film “Stonewall” as part of the weeklong World Pride celebration. A panel discussion will follow featuring film cast members Duane Boutté, Bruce MacVittie, Michael McElroy, and David Drumgold as well as international performance artist and writer Penny Arcade and Calogero Salvo, director of a four-part …
In celebration of Pride Month 2019, vogue icon Cesar Valentino will lead an all-levels Ailey Extension Vogue Workshop that will get participants popping, dipping, and spinning with grace and precision. After a jazz warm-up, dancers will strut their stuff and learn the fundamentals of runway modeling before having a Mini Ball for students to put what they’ve learned to the test. Ball categories …
A two-day conference for makers, crafters, and artisans to learn about building a business.
The largest year-round farmers’ market in Westchester is back at its outdoor location. With over 50 vendors selling a variety of foods and other goods, you can always discover something new or find returning favorites. Plus, enjoy live music, kids’ events and more.
Shop local selections from small farms and artisan food makers. There’s something for everyone.
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.
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.
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 …
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.
Hike with insect expert Harry Zirlin to learn about some special habitats and the amazing insects that live in them.
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.
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.
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!
Learn about watersheds and waterways, then use Japanese paper decoration techniques with water and ink to emulate ripples and waves.
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.
A neighborhood celebration with family-friendly games and entertainment, face painting, music, and more, and reps from
A free guided meditation class on the steps on the Brooklyn Museum.