Your Awesome New York Kids Weekend: February 10-12

Your Awesome New York Kids Weekend: February 10-12

Your Awesome New York Kids Weekend: February 10-12

It’s time for another awesome weekend! There’s so much to celebrate in February: it’s Black History Month, Valentine’s Day is on the horizon and there’s even some Lunar New Year events still happening.

Whether you’re looking to celebrate something or not, we have a solid lineup of fun things to do with your family around New York this weekend. 

Take a Trip to Wonderland Dreams

529 5th Avenue | Details

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland come to life in this hand painted immersive exhibit by Alexa Meade. Fall down the rabbit hole into a world of secret rose gardens, mad tea parties and more as you are put inside the artwork.

Celebrate Lunar New Year in LIC

Long Island City | Details

Join in Long Island City’s month-long celebration of Lunar New Year! Celebrate the community’s Asian and Asian American population with promotions and events from local businesses and organizations throughout the city. 

Enjoy an Afternoon Concert

Sands Point Preserve | Details

Here’s the perfect event for families with little musicians! The Northwinds Symphonic Band is presenting an afternoon of music for all ages with their Children’s Concert.

A member from every section of the band will demonstrate their instrument, and children will have the chance to pick their favorite instrument and even try their hand at conducting. 

Celebrate Valentine’s Day


Valentine’s Day is just about here! Get the celebrations started this weekend with family-friendly activities all over New York City and nearby. Make Valentine’s Day crafts, eat sweet treats and spend time with the people you love. 

Have a Ball With Hip Hop Cinderella

New Victory Theater | Details

The classic story of Cinderella gets a hip, sci-fi reboot in this new musical. Watch as Cinderella learns to trust the power of her own voice in a story featuring excellent lyrics, catchy music and a sassy robot sidekick. Don’t miss the New York premiere of Hip Hop Cinderella

Showcase Your Talents

Hampton Coffee Company | Details

The Southampton Youth Bureau is hosting an open mic night at Hampton Coffee Company. Children in grades 5 through 12 are invited to come out and share their talents, like acoustic performances, karaoke, spoken word, poetry, comedy acts and more. 

Watch a Lunar New Year Parade

Better Chinatown USA | Details

The Year of the Rabbit is off to a great start! Continue to celebrate the beginning of the new year with firecrackers and festivities at the 25th Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade and Festival. 

See the Harlem Globetrotters

UBS Arena | Details

The Harlem Globetrotters 2023 World Tour is coming to Long Island! Watch a basketball game like you’ve never seen one before as your favorite Globetrotters show off their amazing basketball skills and athleticism.

Their game against the Washington Generals is sure to be a fun time for the whole family. 

Celebrate Black History Month


February is Black History Month! We’ve rounded up some of the best events all over New York to celebrate the accomplishments and sacrifices of African Americans throughout history. Celebrate with these events all month long. 

Commemorate National Girls & Women in Sports Day

Al Oerter Recreation Center | Details

National Girls & Women in Sports Day is an annual celebration of Title IX and all it’s done for women in sports.

Celebrate with Queens Recreation in a fun afternoon of sports and group activities as you learn new skills in sports like soccer, basketball, flag football and more. 

Go to a Professional Lacrosse Game

NYCB Live | Details

Watch the New York Riptide, Long Island’s professional lacrosse team, as they celebrate the Girl Scouts of Nassau County and Valentine’s Day in their game against the Albany FireWolves.