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.
Not your typical Big Top show! The UniverSoul Circus celebrates the unique and familiar aspects of global cultures and ethnicities in a production that blends circus arts, theater and music.
Musical performed by the Gallery Players, based on the 19th-century German play by Frank Wedekind.
20th anniversary benefit celebrating the FiveMyles gallery, featuring a raffle of original artworks, plus an open bar and live music.
Annual parade through Bay Ridge and Sunset Park celebrating Norwegian culture and heritage.
Kids can paint a new community mural in Sunset Park with local artist Michela Muserra.
Workshops focused on craftsmanship, including calligraffiti, airbrush, eco-dyeing, basketry, spoon-making, and more.
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 …
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.
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.
Celebrate the International Day for Biological Diversity by going on an imaginary bioblitz—your own biological survey—to find make-believe animals and plants that may just exist. Create your own species using upcycled electronic parts and other recycled materials, and place them in their very own habitats.
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.
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 festival with more than 100 greeting card publishers.
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.
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.
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.
The show is based on the Children’s Book by Douglas Wood, In Old Turtle and the Broken Truth, a truth falls like a star from the sky and breaks into two pieces. When the villagers discover only half of the truth, it causes so many problems that Little One, a brave young girl, decides to search for the missing half. With the help of Old Turtle, and many animal friends, Little One is able to mend …
An afternoon of music, food, and shopping along the Avenue.
Take a one-mile walk in scenic Rye Town Park and learn about Angelman Syndrome, a rare neuro-genetic disorder that affects 1 in 15,000 people. Enjoy live music, great raffles and stellar views of the Long Island Sound, with all proceeds going to the Angelman Syndrome Foundation.
A three-day Cajun-Creole music festival with dancehall bands, Cajun and Zydeco music, musical instrument workshops, and more!
Shred your personal documents and learn how to fight identity theft.
Join Brooklyn artist Michela Muserra in painting a mural celebrating Sunset Park and Brooklyn!
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, and books you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you. You don’t have to bring something to take something.
A tour that highlight the development that has recreated downtown Brooklyn as a result of the Downtown Brooklyn Rezoning of 2004.