Hip Tot Family Day
Embark on an “underwater adventure” with storytime, bubble-wrap octopus crafts and Mil’s Trills at a South Slope beer garden. Brooklyn. FREE | READ MORE
Designing for Flight
Head to Governors Island, where kids can build (and fly!) their own kites, then try piloting a Brooklyn Aerodrome glider. Governors Island. FREE | READ MORE
GoGo squeeZ Mobile Playground
Catch the traveling playground in Union Square to scale a giant tumble tower, fly down a slide, work on a photo project and score giveaways. Manhattan. FREE | READ MORE
Bike NY: Learn to Ride Kids: 10am-12pm.
Learn to Ride – Kids is a free group class for children who are ready to ditch their training wheels and ride a two-wheeler for the first time. Through a safe, easy, effective method, Bike New York’s experienced instructors help parents teach their kids how to balance, pedal, start, stop, and steer a bicycle. Most kids get it in one session, but even if they don’t, parents leave knowing an easy, crash-free, low stress technique that will have their kids riding independently in a short amount of time. Brooklyn Bridge Park. 334 Furman Street, Brooklyn, NY 334.
Break out the shovels for the sandcastle contest at Rockaway Beach, then don't forget surfing fun and boardwalk snacks after. Click: All right!
The Children's Day Extravaganza full of crafts, live music, rides, and carousel time is a perfect excuse to hop aboard the Staten Island Ferry to Willowbrook Park. Click: Why not?