Timeout New York Kids

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Family getaways

Family getaways from New York, including day trips from New York, weekend getaways with kids and family vacation ideas.

Family vacation ideas

Cruises leaving from the NYC area

Want to set sail to the Caribbean? Four of the biggest cruise lines now have a ports of call in New York or New Jersey.

Theme parks

These tot-friendly theme parks are perfect day or weekend trips for families.

Weekend and day trips

Load up your backpack: Surfing, pirates, shark dives—plus some stellar waterpark rides—are all a quick train or car ride away.

All-inclusive family resorts

Plan an escape any time of year to one of these all-inclusive resorts.

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Events for kids by date

  1. "The ABC of It: Why...

    The main branch of the NYPL is playing host to an ...

  2. Aladdin

    Charming street urchin Aladdin brings his exotic w...

  3. All Jazzed Up...

    Supplementing its music-centric exhibit, "Jazzed! ...

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