• New York Family Contests & Special Events

    New York Family Contests & Special Events

    By New York Family

    The New York Baby Show This Spring!

    The
    New York Baby Show will take place the weekend of May 19 and 20. To be informed
    about event news and ticket sales, send us a brief note with your email address
    and you’ll be the first to hear when registration opens! Email us at newyorkbabyshow@manhattanmedia.com.

    TheRightCamp.com Launches

    The New York Family Camp Fairs will be visiting Downtown
    Manhattan on Saturday, March 10, Brooklyn on Sunday,
    March 11 and the Upper East Side on Saturday, March 31—allowing
    parents to meet with directors from dozens of summer camps. For more info,
    visit newyorkfamilycamps.com. You
    can also visit therightcamp.com to generate
    a custom-made list of the best camps for your child.

    7th Annual Carnival
    For A Cure

    On Sunday, March 11, join the Diabetes Research Institute
    for an afternoon filled with family Carnival_For_A_Cure.jpgentertainment and activities—for a good
    cause! With prizes to win, special guests to meet and nutritious food and drinks
    to enjoy, this benefit is not to be missed. The event will be held at the
    Metropolitan Pavilion from 12 to 3pm
    and will feature clowns, magicians, arts and crafts, as well as “spin art” t-shirts.
    And with Daylight Savings Time the evening before, don’t forget to change your
    clocks as we “spring forward” to a cure! For additional info and to register,
    please visit diabetesresearch.org/carnival2012.

    9th Annual Young Child Expo & Conference

    The 9th Annual Young Child Expo & Conference will take
    place April 18-20 at the Hotel Pennsylvania across from Madison
    Square Garden.
    Focusing on essential topics in early childhood development, this conference
    will help professionals address the special needs of normally developing
    children, as well as those with developmental disabilities. For more info and
    to register, visit youngchildexpo.com.
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    Win A
    Babymoon At The Plaza!

    For expectant and new parents with children up to
    two-years-old, the luxurious Plaza Hotel is granting one lucky couple a
    fabulous 2-night (Sunday-Thursday) babymoon! The award-winning hotel is a New
    York City landmark and offers the ultimate quick
    getaway for local parents. White glove butler service, exquisitely designed
    mosaic-tiled bathrooms and lavish dining await! For more details and to enter, click here. Deadline is Friday, April 6.

    See GODSPELL
    For Free!

    If you’re a fan of musical theater, you don’t want to miss GODSPELL—the
    beloved musical from Stephen Schwartz. One of the most enduring stage shows,
    GODSPELL has come to Broadway in a brand new, one-of-a-kind production of
    friendship, loyalty and love. And we have 2 family four-packs to give away! For
    more details and to enter, click here. Deadline is Friday, March 23.

    New York Family Contests & Special Events

    By New York Family

    Free Semester
    Of Kidville’s Rockin’ Railroad Class

    All aboard! Kidville has launched a new interactive music
    program for newborns to children five-years-old—Rockin’ Railroad. On this
    exciting musical adventure, parents and children become passengers on a journey
    through tempo, rhythm, word recognition and sound identification. Each week, a
    rockin’ crew and conductor help families explore a different instrument and
    musical genre, while introducing special puppet friends along the way. And
    Kidville is giving away a 16-week semester of classes to one lucky New York Family reader—worth $725! To
    enter, click here. Deadline is Friday, February 25.

    Win Freckleface
    Strawberry Tickets
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    If you haven’t already seen the Off-Broadway hit Freckleface Strawberry—what are you
    waiting for? Based on The New York Times best-selling book by
    Julianne Moore, the high-energy musical tells a timeless tale of friendship and
    acceptance as Freckleface learns that our differences are what make us all
    special. Sound like fun? Shows are every Saturday and Sunday at 1 and 3pm—and we have two family 4-packs to
    giveaway! To enter, click here. Deadline is Friday, February 25.

    The New York Baby Show This Spring!

    The
    New York Baby Show will take place on the weekend of May 19 and 20. To be
    informed about event news and deals, send us a brief note with your email
    address and you’ll be the first to hear when registration opens! Email us at newyorkbabyshow@manhattanmedia.com.

    Come Join The Camp Fairs

    The New York Family Camp Fair tour will be hitting the Upper
    West Side on Saturday, February 4 at the Bank Street School.
    Then, the tour travels to Westchester for programs on
    Saturday, February 11 and Sunday, February 12. Produced with the ACA of NY
    & NJ, the camp fairs are free, fun (children are welcome) and incredibly
    helpful—allowing parents to meet with directors from dozens of summer camps. For
    more information and to RSVP for these February sessions, visit newyorkfamilycamps.com.

    New York Family Contests & Special Events

    By New York Family

    Free Semester
    Of Kidville’s Rockin’ Railroad Class

    All aboard! Kidville has launched a new interactive music
    program for newborns to children five-years-old—Rockin’ Railroad. On this
    exciting musical adventure, parents and children become passengers on a journey
    through tempo, rhythm, word recognition and sound identification. Each week, a
    rockin’ crew and conductor help families explore a different instrument and
    musical genre, while introducing special puppet friends along the way. And
    Kidville is giving away a 16-week semester of classes to one lucky New York Family reader—worth $725! To
    enter, click here. Deadline is Friday, February 25.

    Win Freckleface
    Strawberry Tickets
    Freckleface_Strawberry.jpg

    If you haven’t already seen the Off-Broadway hit Freckleface Strawberry—what are you
    waiting for? Based on The New York Times best-selling book by
    Julianne Moore, the high-energy musical tells a timeless tale of friendship and
    acceptance as Freckleface learns that our differences are what make us all
    special. Sound like fun? Shows are every Saturday and Sunday at 1 and 3pm—and we have two family 4-packs to
    giveaway! To enter, click here. Deadline is Friday, February 25.

    The New York Baby Show This Spring!

    The
    New York Baby Show will take place on the weekend of May 19 and 20. To be
    informed about event news and deals, send us a brief note with your email
    address and you’ll be the first to hear when registration opens! Email us at newyorkbabyshow@manhattanmedia.com.

    Come Join The Camp Fairs

    The New York Family Camp Fair tour will be hitting the Upper
    West Side on Saturday, February 4 at the Bank Street School.
    Then, the tour travels to Westchester for programs on
    Saturday, February 11 and Sunday, February 12. Produced with the ACA of NY
    & NJ, the camp fairs are free, fun (children are welcome) and incredibly
    helpful—allowing parents to meet with directors from dozens of summer camps. For
    more information and to RSVP for these February sessions, visit newyorkfamilycamps.com.

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