NYC Parents: (FREE, low cost)What's on this weekend. April 27-28

Saturday, April 27

Spring Carnival @ Citibabes
Join Citibabes for an exciting spring carnival featuring games and activities, face painting, balloons, live music, and more! Enjoy the bouncy castle, participate in ring toss and fishing games, get your face painted, have your photo taken in a photo booth by Bellamy Blue, and rock out to a live concert! $20 per family. 52 Mercer Street 3rd Fl, New York, NY, 10013, 212 334 5424,

Tribeca Family Festival Street Fair
Enjoy cinematic activities, see Broadway stars and join us for a screening of The Smurfs at the annual shindig.

Healthy Kids Day
Work up a sweat with family yoga, Zumba classes and fitness challenges at the Flushing YMCA.

Street Games
Head to Thomas Jefferson Park for skating clinics, retro games (think stickball) and tunes by Radio Disney. 

Around the World with CMA: Korean Cultural Festival
Learn about Korean culture through calligraphy, wood sculpting and a performance by masked dancers. 
Free with museum admission | READ MORE

18th Annual Big Swim at Asphalt Green
Practice the backstroke (or doggie paddle!), then watch divers and synchronized swimmers show off their skills.

Sunday, Apr 28

Time Out Kids Day at the Museum of the City of New York
Explore the museum on a private, educator-led tour, then engage in a hands-on gallery activity.
$15 per family with advance purchase | READ MORE

Groove to classic kiddie tunes like "Baby Beluga" at the Canadian troubadour's first U.S. concert in a decade.
$32–$67 | READ MORE

Spring Family Fair: Join the Circus!
Get schooled in the ABCs of clowning after getting inspired by the Ben Jam troupe at the Morgan. 
$8, children $2 | READ MORE

Kid Row Spring Fest
Score a braided hairstyle from Cozy’s Cuts, then hop down Second Avenue for gratis Kids at Art classes. 

BYOK Concert Series: The Okee Dokee Brothers
Jam with the folksy Grammy-winning duo at 92YTribeca's penultimate kids' show.
$15, children under 2 free | READ MORE

All weekend

Sakura Matsuri
Soak up Japanese culture through music, dance and manga workshops at the BBG's cherry blossom fest.
$20, children under 12 free | READ MORE

Arbor Week at Wave Hill
Create an arbor-inspired sculpture, go on a bike tour and nab a free white pine at this tree-themed bash.
FREE with grounds admission | READ MORE

Follow a Chaplinesque marionette with a suitcase full of surprises in the New Vic's puppet show.

Adventures from Ezra Jack Keats
Settle in for TADA's new musical, based on two of the iconic author's works, Apt. 3 and Maggie and the Pirate.
$20, children $8 | READ MORE

Milstein Special Screening: Reefs Illuminated
Explore marine life on a journey to the Solomon Islands with this new film at AMNH's GeoDome theater.
FREE with museum admission | READ MORE

SOURCES: New York Loves Kids (com) Time Out Kids (com) 

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