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Christmas events for NYC kids

Celebrate the season at these festive Big Apple offerings.

  • Photograph: Cinzia Reale-Castello

    Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanical Garden

  • Photo: Kirby Tidwell

    NYBG Gingerbread Adventures: House by Sugar and Spice Bake Shop

  • Photograph courtesy of Madison Square Park

    AudraRox at Madison Square Holiday

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    Madison Square Holiday

  • Photograph: Courtesy Scandinavia House/The American-Scandinavian Foundation

    Swedish Christmas Children's Workshop at the Scandanavian House

  • Photograph: Jeffrey D.G. Cavorley

  • Photograph: Courtesy Flushing Town Hall

    Holiday Card Making with Collage

  • Photo: Rob Reynolds

    The Colonial Nutcracker

  • Santa Rescue

  • Photograph courtesy of Photofest

    "Miracle on 34th Street" at Film Forum's Madcap Manhattan

  • Photograph by Richard Termine

    New York Theatre Ballet's "The Nutcracker"

  • Photograph by Richard Termine

    New York Theatre Ballet's "The Nutcracker"

  • Handel's Messiah Sing-in

  • Eglevsky Ballet

  • The Nutcracker Sweets and The Steadfast Tin Soldier

Photograph: Cinzia Reale-Castello

Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanical Garden

Even fueled by caffeine and cookies, no one family can squeeze in half the holiday goings-on in this city. So we've narrowed the field to the very jolliest festivities—both classic and innovative—from now through year's end. Ready, set, celebrate!

Find events the week of...

December 1-4 | December 5--11| December 12-18
December 19-25 | December 26-31

 


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