• Our Editor Introduces A Young Family To His Life, But He Thinks They’re Going To Pass

    • With The Kids Away, Our Editor Finds Himself Thinking More about His Marriage

    • Before Leaving For Camp, Our Editor’s Son Gave Him An Unexpected Gift

    • Our editor's wife surprises him with some Father's Day humor

    • Our editor gives the inside scoop on our Ultimate Guide To Family Life In Lower Manhattan

    • The Bat Mitzvah Of A Friend’s Daughter Reminds Our Editor Of Another Special Moment In Their Friendship More Than 30 Years Ago...

    • At our editor's family gathering, the younger generation weighs in on the older generation--and vice versa

  • Calendar

    Back-2-School Jam At The Brooklyn Children’s Museum

    All ages are invited to the Brooklyn Children's Museum this Friday for the 10th annual Back-2-School Jam. Enjoy activities such... [more]

    Public Works: “The Odyssey” At The Delacorte Theater In Central Park

    This Labor Day weekend, visit Central Park's Delacorte Theater for the Public Works production of "The Odyssey." Homer's epic tale... [more]

    Unicycle Festival NYC 2015

    (Uni)cyclists of all ages and abilities are welcome at Unicycle Festival NYC 2015! This annual event takes place over several... [more]

    New York Caribbean Carnival Week: Junior Carnival Parade At The Brooklyn Museum

    As part of this year's West Indian American Day Carnival, the kids can march in their very own parade, and... [more]

    Mid-Autumn Moon Festival In Chinatown

    Chinatown will host the second annual Mid-Autumn Moon Festival this Saturday. All ages can enjoy street dance performances, giveaways, arts... [more]

    Richmond County Fair At Historic Richmond Town

    Take your family to one of the oldest and biggest county fairs in New York City for Labor Day Weekend. Help... [more]

    West Side County Fair In Riverside Park

    What better way to celebrate Labor Day weekend than with a county fair! The West Side County Fair in Riverside... [more]

    23rd Annual Great North River Tugboat Race & Competition

    Watch as tugboats race on the Hudson during the 23rd Annual Great North River Tugboat Race & Competition. Boats will... [more]

    The Pop Ups At The Bronx Zoo

    The Grammy-nominated band the Pop Ups will perform hits from their latest album at the Bronx Zoo. Enhance your child's experience... [more]

    Labor Day In Prospect Park

    Escape the hustle and bustle of the city by taking your kids to Prospect Park’s Audubon Center. Families can learn... [more]

    Back To School Bash At Habana Outpost

    Families can get their kids ready for back to school by attending this bash. Kids will have the chance to snag... [more]

    The Amazing Captain Faust At The Forest Park Carousel

    Families can attend this event for a whimsical  show of illusions and tricks  by Faust, a Coney Island performer. If your... [more]

    The Butterfly Conservatory At The American Museum Of Natural History

    The Butterfly Conservatory is back at the American Museum of Natural History! More than 500 of these winged creatures can... [more]

    The US Open At Billie Jean King National Tennis Center

    Tennis, anyone? The US Open begins this Monday and tennis fans won't want to miss all the excitement at this... [more]

    Children & Families events at Storm King Art Center

    Every Sunday at 1 pm. 8/2 Field Sketching: Explore, sketch, color, and record the natural beauty that surrounds the sculptures at... [more]

    The Butterfly Conservatory At The American Museum Of Natural History

    The Butterfly Conservatory is back at the American Museum of Natural History! More than 500 of these winged creatures can... [more]

    The US Open At Billie Jean King National Tennis Center

    Tennis, anyone? The US Open begins this Monday and tennis fans won't want to miss all the excitement at this... [more]

    Children & Families events at Storm King Art Center

    Every Sunday at 1 pm. 8/2 Field Sketching: Explore, sketch, color, and record the natural beauty that surrounds the sculptures at... [more]

    Children & Families events at Storm King Art Center

    Every Sunday at 1 pm. 8/2 Field Sketching: Explore, sketch, color, and record the natural beauty that surrounds the sculptures at... [more]

    The US Open At Billie Jean King National Tennis Center

    Tennis, anyone? The US Open begins this Monday and tennis fans won't want to miss all the excitement at this... [more]

    Human Chess In Riverside Park

    Beginning this Thursday, all ages can visit Riverside Park for a game of Human Chess! Players of all abilities can... [more]

  • Sign up here for the

    New York Family

    newsletters

  • Latest Issue
  • New York Family Guides