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
Deejays Biz Markie and Danny Krivit spin all-vinyl sounds of soul, funk, boogie, disco, house, latin, pop, mixed with 80’s and 90’s hip hop, with outdoor food vendors, rain or shine.
Triple threat — queer, gender non-binary, and HIV-positive — James Tison hosts "Cumming Clean," a monthly cabaret and stand-up show, serving up in June an evening of somber silliness and campy glamour celebrating Daddy’s Day. The show features Sarah Hartshorne, Mary Beth Barone, YoungMi Mayer, Madelein Smith, and of course Tison. The Daddy’s Day show benefits Abortion Action …
The country’s oldest and largest music and environmental festival returns for another weekend of diverse music, dance, storytelling and family-oriented programming right along the Hudson River. Award-winning kids’ musician Joanie Leeds makes her festival debut with performances on both days. Plus, kids can enjoy face painting, mask making, education tents, beach combing, jugglers, clowns …
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.
The market is open for the season! Visit the farm and buy food and other products from over 20 local vendors.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
A great Westchester tradition gets rolling again! Bike, jog, walk or skate a 13.1-mile loop of the Bronx River Parkway, which is closed to cars for select Sundays.
Work with papier-mâché to create globe-like lanterns of fantastical flowers. Then use paper and found objects to create a hummingbird, bat or butterfly friend to help pollinate your new flower globe. Pollinators Weekend event.
Buzz on over for your pollinator info! See butterfly and insect displays, pick up self-guided tours and activities, take home pollinator-friendly plant lists and check out a “bee hotel” in the Flower Garden. Pollinators Weekend event.
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 family event to sink your teeth into! Get special access at the Aquarium’s “Ocean Beyond the Sound” exhibit for an exciting view of the sharks being fed. Plus, visit the “fish kitchen” to see how food is prepped.
Celebrate Dad and wolf families on Father’s Day! Learn all about wolves and why it’s a special time for packs in North America. Then visit Ambassador wolves Alawa, Nikai and Zephyr.
A culinary market of locally sourced food brands .
A tour that highlight the development that has recreated downtown Brooklyn as a result of the Downtown Brooklyn Rezoning of 2004.
Musician Willie Villegas hosts a day of outdoor salsa dancing and drink specials, starting with a dance class for newcomers, every Sunday until the end of the summer.
From Elizabeth Bishop to Audre Lorde to Carl Phillips, LGBTQ poets have played a vital and undeniable role in shaping and elevating American literature. The Poetry Society of New York plans to promote this legacy with two Pride Month Micro-Residencies in June lead by writers Emma Sheinbaum and C.J. Strauss at the Society’s program partner, the Books Are Magic shop in Brooklyn, New York. Sheinbaum …
This thrilling giant-screen experience showcases the human achievement and drama of the first lunar landing which happened 50 years ago this July.