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Make the most of the month that comes in like a lion with March's best events, from the New York International Children's Film Festival to a reading by Maira Kalman.

  • March 2014 calendar of family events: Kids' Fleadh at the Craic Fest

  • Photograph: Anna Simonak

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Kids Food Festival at Bryant Park

  • Photograph: Luca Carrà

    March 2014 calendar of family events: "Italian Futurism, 1909–1944: Reconstructing the Universe" at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

  • Photograph: Anna Simonak

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Bunny Hop for Memorial Sloan-Kettering

  • Photograph: Cinzia Reale-Castell

    March 2014 calendar of family events: The Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Garden

  • Courtesy Public Art Fund

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Rendering of Olaf Breuning's Clouds

  • March 2014 calendar of family events: New York International Children's Film Festival

     

     

  • Photograph: Evi Abeler

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Himalayan New Year family party at the Rubin Museum of Art

  • Photograph: Amitava Sarkar

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Golden Dragon Acrobats' Cirque Ziva

  • Photograph: Courtesy 74th St. MAGIC

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Hunt for Leprechauns' Gold at 74th St. Magic

  • Photograph: Ted Rips

    March 2014 calendar of family events: "Karen Rips: Altered Surfaces" at the Art Quilt Gallery

  • Courtesy the Brooklyn Children's Museum

    March 2014 calendar of family events: "Art Inspires Art" at the Brooklyn Children's Museum

  • Photograph: DreamWorks Animation

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Mr. Peabody & Sherman

  • Photograph: Graham S. Haber

    March 2014 calendar of family events: "Medium as Muse: Woodcuts and the Modern Book" at the Morgan Library & Museum

  • Photograph: courtesy Penguin Group

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Thomas Jefferson: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything reading by Maira Kalman

  • Photograph: E. Flores

    Bindlestiff Family Cirkus Cabaret

  • Photograph: Amy Beckerman

    March 2014 calendar of family events: St. Patrick's Day Parade

  • Photograph: Courtesy Scholastic

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney at Thalia Kids Book Club

  • Courtesy Liberty View Ice Rink and Brookfield Office Properties

    The Rink at Brookfield Place

  • Image: Sabrina Brady

    Doodle 4 Google 2013 prize winner: Coming Home by Sabrina Brady

  • Photograph: Oppenheimer Editions

    John James Audubon (1785–1851) Atlantic Puffin (Fratercula arctica), Havell pl. 213, 1833 Watercolor, graphite, gouache, black ink, and black pastel with touches of glazing on paper, laid on card ; 14 1/2 x 21 7/16 in. (36.8 x 54.5 cm) Purchased for the S

  • Photograph: Courtesy Teatro SEA

    The Legends of the Enchanted Treasure at Teatro SEA

  • Photograph: Martin Skoog

    Charlie's Kid, Pantomimteatern at BAM

  • March 2014 calendar of family events: Flanagan-Cornell High School Band Performance at Sony Plaza Atrium

  • March 2014 calendar of family events: Cirque De Soilel: Amaluna

  • Photograph: courtesy of NYICFF

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Muppests Most Wanted

  • Photograph: Caroline Voagen Nelson

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Macy's Flower Show

  • Photograph: courtesy Sun Productions

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Vital Theatre's Peace, Love and Cupcakes

  • March 2014 calendar of family events: Big Red Chair Family Kidrocker Series: Adam Green & San Fermin

  • March 2014 calendar of family events: The Pop Ups at the Jewish Museum

  • Photograph: courtesy American Pa

    March 2014 calendar of family events: Grand Central Centennial Quilts at the Transit Museum Annex

March 2014 calendar of family events: Kids' Fleadh at the Craic Fest


Most of blustery, mercurial March is officially wintertime, but to us, it's ten days of spring make our heart leap—and love the third month of the year for its promise of warmer wethar to come. March 2014 is packed with fun for NYC families, from stunning gallery shows like Karen Rips's quilts to (three!) circus shows, kid-rock concerts and a talk by Jeff Kinney, the author of the wildly popular Wimpy Kid books. Download our March 2014 calendar so your family doesn't miss out on the very best the month has to offer.

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1 Toast the Emerald Isle with Irish short films and step dancing at the Kids Film Fleadh.

2 Whip up tasty treats and meet celeb chefs at the Kids Food Festival in Bryant Park.

3 See more than 300 works from the Italian Futurist movement at the Guggenheim.

4 Play dress-up for a good cause at the annual Bunny Hop for Memorial Sloan-Kettering.

5 Spring is (almost) here! See what’s already in bloom at the NYBG’s annual Orchid Show.

6 Scope out Central Park’s new installation, Olaf Breuning's Clouds.

7 Get tickets to the 2014 New York International Children’s Film Festival, opening today!

8 Celebrate the Himalayan New Year with a family fete at the Rubin Museum of Art.

9 Marvel at the amazing stunts in Golden Dragon Acrobats' Cirque Ziva.

10 Hunt for leprechaun gold at a 74th St. Magic workshop for tots.

11 Check out the Art Quilt Gallery’s latest show on its opening day.

12 Get inspired by the creative chemistry between poetry and art at the BCM.

13 Spend an afternoon taking in DreamWorks' Mr. Peabody & Sherman.

14 Introduce kids to woodcuts and the art of book making at the Morgan’s new show.

15 Hear Maira Kalman read her new kids’ bookThomas Jefferson, at NYHS.

16 Ooh and aah at the clan behind the (kid-friendly) Bindlestiff Family Cirkus Cabaret.

17 Happy St. Paddy’s Day! Bring your wee ones to Fifth Avenue for the oldest parade in NYC.

18 Meet the author of Diary of a Wimpy Kid at Thalia Kids' Book Club.

19 Take a last-chance whirl on an outdoor skating rink—before the ice melts!

20 Get those crayons ready! Today’s your last chance to submit a Doodle 4 Google entry.

21 Embrace your inner avian at the NYHS exhibit of bird drawings by John James Audubon.

22 Be enchanted by tales of indigenous peoples told by puppets at Teatro SEA.

23 Watch a pantomime rendition of the 1920s film Charlie's Kid at BAM.

24 Listen to high-school students perform in a free concert at Sony Wonder.

25 Explore a mystical isle in the latest Cirque du Soleil show, Amaluna.

26 Catch up with Kermit, Miss Piggy and the gang in Muppets Most Wanted, in theaters now.

27 Step into a “secret garden” at this year’s Macy’s Flower Show, inspired by the classic tale.

28 Settle in for Vital Theatre’s super-sweet spring musical, Peace, Love and Cupcakes.
 
29 Take in a Kidrockers show by Adam Green and San Fermin at NYU Skirball.

30 Groove with dynamic duo the Pop Ups at a Jewish Museum family concert.

31 Ogle the works in "Grand Central Centennial Quilts," which fete the building's 100th b-day.


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