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Fall is on its way! Download our September 2013 calendar to find out about new exhibits, annual festivals and kid-friendly movie series.

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    Richmond County Fair

  • Photograph: Luciana Golcman

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    Governors Island

  • Photograph: Geoff Burke

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    Arthur Ashe Learning Center Inspirational Tour

  • Photograph: Courtesy of the JCC in Manhattan

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    Sol LeWitt at the JCC

  • Photograph: Luciana Golcman

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    Dinosaur Safari at the Bronx Zoo

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

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    Children's Museum of Manhattan

  • Photograph: courtesy BAMcinématek/Photofest

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    Pee Wee's Big Adventure at BAM

  • Photograph: courtesy Film Forum

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    The 3 Worlds of Gulliver at Film Forum Jr.

  • Photograph: Alvina Lai

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    Cool school supplies

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    World Peace Orchestra: Inaugural Music for Peace

  • Photographer: Filip Wolak

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    Feast of San Gennaro

  • Photograph: Courtesty American Girl Place

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    Scavenger hunts at American Girl Place

  • Photograph: Etienne Frossard

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    Brooklyn Kite Festival

  • Photograph: courtesy of 92Y

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    92Y Street Fest

  • Photograph: Rachel Blitz

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    Lego creations at Discovery Times Square

  • Photograph: Filip Wolak

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    Morningside Lights workshops

  • Courtesy American Folk Art Museum

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    Bill Traylor at the American Folk Art Museum

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    TOON Comics Extravaganza

  • Photograph: Courtesy of Disney

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    Free movie night at Charlotte's Place

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

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    World Maker Faire

  • Photograph:Brooklyn Borough President's Office

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    Brooklyn Book Festival

  • Photograph: Dorothy Reilly

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    Fall hikes in NYC

     

     

  • Photograph: Courtesy of Liberty Science Center

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    Bob the Builder—Project: Build It" at Liberty Science Center

  • Courtesy the Japan Society

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    "three is a magic number 7" at the Japan Society

  • Courtesy Charlie Harper Art Studio

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    "Tweet" at CMA

  • Photograph: courtesy Sony Pictures Animation

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    Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

  • Photograph: Caroline Voagen Nelson

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    Dumbo Arts Festival

  • Photograph: Marielle Solan

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    Wave Hill Honey Weekend

  • Courtesy Marian Goodman Gallery

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    "Ideas of Stone" at Madison Square Park

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Richmond County Fair


September may mean back to school, but the family outings shouldn't stop when the classroom bell rings. Our September 2013 calendar is packed with ways to get the most out your weeks and weekends. Coming to town this month are festive celebrations like the Feast of San Gennaro and the 92Y Street Fest; exciting new family-friendly exhibits at the Guggenheim and the Children's Museum of the Arts; and hands-on fun at the New York Hall of Science's World Maker Faire and Wave Hill's Honey Weekend. How is your family spending the month of September? Use the hashtag #Septemberplans on Twitter and let us know!






September 2013 calendar



Sun 1 Head to Staten Island for music, performances and rides at the Richmond County Fair.

Mon 2
Happy Labor Day! Spend the afternoon at Governors Island, open today for the holiday.

Tue 3
Get inspired by legendary tennis star Arthur Ashe at a new New York Hall of Science exhibit.

Wed 4
See the JCC's fall exhibit, centered around artist Sol LeWitt's installation Wall Drawing #599.

Thu 5
Hurry over to the Bronx Zoo! The popular Dinosaur Safari has its last roar on Sunday.

Fri 6
It's the first Friday of the month! Visit CMOM for free from 5 to 8pm.

Sat 7
Catch kid-friendly classics, like today's Pee Wee's Big Adventure, at BAM.
 
Sun 8
Get tickets for The 3 World of Gulliver, which kicks off Film Forum Jr.'s new season.
 
Mon 9
Public school kids get back to the books today! Gear up with some cool supplies.

Tue 10
Get musically cultured at the World Peace Orchestra's inaugural fall concert at Lincoln Center.

Wed 11
Introduce kids to artist Janet Cardiff's sound installation, The Forty Part Motet, at the Cloisters.
 
Thu 12
Cannolis and carnival rides reign supreme during Little Italy's Feast of San Gennaro.

Fri 13
Learn about new doll Saige during a scavenger hunt at American Girl Place.

Sat 14
Catch a fall breeze off the water during a kite festival in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Sun 15
Venture to the UES for free activities (obstacle course included!) at the 92Y Street Fest.

Mon 16
Be amazed by creations built by little Lego masters at Discovery Times Square.
 
Tue 17
Design a lantern to showcase in the Morningside Lights twilight procession on Saturday.

Wed 18
See the exubert work of Bill Traylor before the AFAM show closes on Sunday.

Thu 19
Celebrate all things cartoon-related at BookCourt's TOON Comics Extravaganza.

Fri 20
Enjoy free pizza and a showing of Disney's Fantasia at Charlotte's Place in lower Manhattan.

Sat 21
Curious minds, unite! World Maker Faire starts today at the New York Hall of Science.

Sun 22
Bring little bookworms to the Brooklyn Book Festival for storytimes and author appearances.
 
Mon 23
Dedicate the day to fresh air and changing colors by taking a nearby fall hike after school.

Tue 24
Hands-on fun abounds at the "Bob the Builder—Project: Build it" exhibit at Liberty Science Center.

Wed 25
See action figures melted down into cubic bits at "three is a magic number 7."
 
Thu 26
Tweet, tweet. Take in avian artwork and call like a bird at CMA's latest exhibition, opening today.
 
Fri 27
Grab popcorn (and maybe an umbrella)—Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 hits theaters.

Sat 28
Check out cool installations during the ultra-creative Dumbo Arts Festival.

Sun 29
Wave Hill goes to the bees! Celebrate Honey Weekend with buzz-worthy activities and sweet treats.

Mon 30
Look up, up, up at Madison Square Park's 40-ft-tall installation, Ideas of Stone.


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