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Best things to do with kids in NYC this weekend

There are so many things to do with kids in NYC this weekend! Here are our picks of the best events including concerts, festivals, workshops and more.


Stumped on how to spend the weekend with your family? We have a plethora of recommendations for kid-friendly fun, from movies and concerts, to theater shows and NYC museum exhibits for kids. Check out the best family attractions in NYC, which will entertain adults and the peanut gallery alike, then venture out to explore the 13 best NYC parks for families (that aren't Central Park) or monkey around on one of the 25 best playgrounds in NYC. With so much going on, your little ones will have no excuse for weekend boredom!




NYC museums for kids

  1. 222 Jersey City Blvd, (between Philip and Wilson Sts)
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  1. 103 Charlton St, (between Hudson and Greenwich Sts)
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  1. Pier 86, Twelfth Ave, (at 46th St)
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  1. 145 Brooklyn Ave, (at St. Marks Ave)
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NYC theater for kids

The Lightning Thief

  • Critics choice
  • Free
  1. Lucille Lortel Theatre 121 Christopher St, between Bleecker and Hudson Sts
  2. Thu Aug 21 - Fri Aug 22
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  1. Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater 10 W 64th St, between Central Park West and Broadway
  2. Sat Aug 23 - Sun Aug 24
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  1. Manhattan Movement & Arts Center 248 W 60th St, between Amsterdam and West End Aves
  2. Sat Aug 23 - Sun Aug 31
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Pinkalicious

  • Price band: 2/4
  1. Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater 10 W 64th St, between Central Park West and Broadway
  2. Sat Aug 23 - Sun Aug 31
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