Weekend Listings: Oct 6, 7, 8. Fun Stuff to do with Kids






Little Red Lighthouse Festival
Tour Manhattan's only remaining lighthouse and learn how to fish in Fort Washington Park.
FREE | READ MORE

Czech Street Festival
Soak up some Central European culture with marionettes, a dulcimer band and stilt-walking theater.
FREE | READ MORE

The History of Toys: 1880sā€“1890s
Score half-price tickets to this interactive experience in honor of the Toy Museum of NY's grand reopening.
$5 | READ MORE

Pumpkin Patch and Oktoberfest
Pick out and decorate a gourd, groove to live music and nosh on German food in Sunnyside Gardens Park.
FREE | READ MORE

Amigo Duende
Meet a first-grader and her mythical friend in this new musical at El Museo del Barrio. Also on Sunday.
$28ā€“$35 | READ MORE






SUNDAY OCT 7TH

Open House New York
See art and architecture up close as city institutions open their doors to families. Also on Saturday.
FREE | READ MORE

Queens County Farm Museum Apple Festival
Sip freshly pressed cider and watch as the nation's largest apple cobbler is baked on-site.
FREE | READ MORE

Coming to America: A Columbus Day Celebration 
Uncover clues about how immigrants preserved their heritage at the Museum at Eldridge Street.
FREE | READ MORE

Ecofest
Compete for the title of top recycler and admire eco-friendly fashions at Solar One's green celebration. 
FREE | READ MORE

BYOK Concert Series: Randy Kaplan
Listen as Mr. Diddie Wah Diddie himself croons bluesy tunes from his latest album at 92YTribeca.
$15, children under 2 free | READ MORE





MONDAY OCT 8TH

The Spooktacular Pumpkin Party
Prepare to be thrilled at the New York Botanical Garden's Halloween shindig. Also on Saturday, Sunday. 
Free with all-garden pass | READ MORE

Raptor Day
Dissect owl pellets and go on a bird-watching walk through the grounds of Wave Hill.
Free with garden admission | READ MORE

The Butterfly Conservatory
Surround yourself with over 500 tropical, winged creatures at AMNH. Also on Saturday, Sunday. 
$25, children ages 2ā€“19 $14.50 | READ MORE

Columbus Day at CMOM
Jam with musician Richard Younger and craft a spyglass that's perfect for discovering new worlds.
Free with museum admission | READ MORE

"The Rammellzee Galaxseum"
Tour CMA's new collection of works by the local rapper and join an art workshop. Also on Saturday, Sunday.
Free with museum admission | READ MORE








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