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.
Founded in 2016, GayStay provides safe, inclusive, and eclectic accommodations for the LGBTQ community. Tonight, GayStay hosts “Pump the Beat,” an event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots in which everyone is invited to bring a boombox or portable speakers for a Pride-themed stroll through the Village. After gathering under the arch at Washington Square Park at 6:30 …
Pick fresh fruit with amazing flavor at this farm in Dutchess County. Strawberries are ready in June, followed later by blueberries, apples and more.
The three-day National Symposium on Solutions to End Youth Homelessness unites more than 700 leaders from nonprofit, government, academia, the private sector, and young people who have been homelessness to develop solutions for vulnerable youth in the area of housing, services, and care. This takes place Fri., June 17 – Sun. June 19 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Tickets start at $100. Find out more …
Celebrate LGBTQ Pride on film for three days of screenings, Q&As, and open bar after-parties. "Adam," which follows an awkward high schooler through a queer lens, will highlight opening night and there will be a Q&A with director Rhys Ernst and select cast. The second night will focus on “Deep in Vogue,” a film celebrating the personal and political stories behind the ball scene …
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
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.
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!
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.
Time to get social - for parents and little ones! Connect with other parents over the joys and bumps of parenthood while engaging your infant/toddler in a group setting through music, motor play and story time. Weekly discussions are held on topics relevant to Jewish or Interfaith families.
Stay active with your little one and have fun doing yoga exercises. Meets at the Connect Lounge, Level 4.
Stimulate curious minds at this weekly science-based "drop-in" program. Simple experiments and craft projects add to the excitement of learning something new. Every month features a new theme.
A weekend festival of makers, featuring a new Tiny House Installation, and do-it-yourself workshops.
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.
Cady Finlayson and Vita Tanga blend traditional Celtic fiddle tunes with American folk and world music influences. Jigs, reels and much more make for a spirited evening of fun for the whole family! Plus, enjoy crafts and a meet & greet with the artists.
Hip-hop artist Jean Grae talks music, comedy, and comics with the Radical Geeks podcast.
with Jade Bird, Jason Isbel, and the 400 Unit at the Bric Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival.
Theater of War Productions fuses a dramatic reading of the Greek tragedy by Sophocles with live choral music performed by activists, police officers, youth, and concerned citizens from Ferguson and New York City. Followed by a discussion of racialized violence, structural oppression, misogyny, and social justice.
Oscar Wilde’s witty comedy moves all over Brooklyn Bridge Park as the action moves from London to the country. At every other performance, the cast switches parts to present a gender-bent version of the tale.
The WNBA’s New York Liberty are back in Westchester for a new season. Feel the excitement on and off the hardwood and cheer the team on to victory! Check website for specific opponents.
An interactive, drinking game screening of the 1999 queer romantic comedy classic.
Comedians Brandon Collins and Gordon Baker-Bone host this interactive show where prominent Black historical figures will finally get their due through drunken anecdotes from booked guests! With Dulce Sloan, Tatiana King, and Kerry Coddett.