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Fairs and festivals in New York for kids

Enjoy games, entertainment, food and rides at these New York City fairs and festivals for kids.

Out to See Festival

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Explore the South Street Seaport with this downtown art fest, now in its

  1. South Street Seaport 19 Fulton St, at Front St
  2. Sun Nov 23
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Festive Fifth

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Brooklyn's answer to the Upper West Side's Winter's Eve packs a Park

Festive Fifth

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Brooklyn's answer to the Upper West Side's Winter's Eve packs a Park

Winter's Eve

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  • Free

Ring in the holidays in classic New York City style at this annual

  1. Manhattan
  2. Mon Dec 1
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St. Nicholas Day

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Head to New York City's oldest house, located in the Flatbush neighborhood

  1. Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum 5816 Clarendon Rd, at Ralph Ave
  2. Sat Dec 6
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Winter Solstice Celebration & Holiday Marketplace

  • Free

Enjoy nature, music, food and shopping at the Queens Botanical Garden’s

  1. Queens Botanical Garden 43-50 Main St, at Dahlia Ave
  2. Sun Dec 7
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SantaCon

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Per its online mission statement, SantaCon is a "not-for-profit,

  1. Location TBA
  2. Sat Dec 13
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Holiday on the Hudson

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  • Free

If your brood enjoyed Summer on the Hudson's blend of concerts,

  1. West Harlem Piers Park 125th St, at the Hudson River
  2. Sat Dec 13
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Chanukah Festival

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Kick off the holiday season by helping those in need: You and your little

  1. 92nd Street Y 1395 Lexington Ave, between 91st and 92nd Sts
  2. Sun Dec 14
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Make Music Winter

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  • Free

Make Music New York, which inundates public spaces with live music every

Chinese New Year Firecracker Ceremony and Cultural Festival

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  • Free

Bundle up and celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year (which falls on

  1. Sara D. Roosevelt Park Chrystie St, between Canal and E Houston Sts
  2. Sat Jan 31
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Moon Over Manhattan: Celebrate the Lunar New Year

The Asia Society fetes the Year of the Goat with a TBA live music

  1. Asia Society 725 Park Ave, at 70th St
  2. Sat Feb 21
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16th Annual Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade & Festival

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  • Free

The main event of Chinese New Year in Manhattan, the parade travels from

Earth Day in Union Square

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At New York City's annual Earth Day celebration in Union Square, tots can

  1. Union Square 14th St to 17th St, between Broadway and Park Ave South
  2. Wed Apr 22
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PrideFest

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  • Free

Hudson St between Abingdon Sq Park and W 14th St. Subway: A, C, E to 14th

  1. Manhattan
  2. Sun Jun 28
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New York State Fairgrounds

  • Price band: 1/4
  1. 581 State Fair Blvd, between Hiawatha and Onondaga Aves, 13209
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Chinese New Year events for NYC kids

Ring in the Lunar New Year with these festive offerings. Family Day:

Passover 2012 events for NYC kids

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Take the Passover celebration beyond the seder this year. New York City's

Arthur Ashe Kids' Day 2012

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  • Free

From tennis pro meet-and-greets to pee-wee lessons: Here's what not to

World Maker Faire

Head to the New York Hall of Science for a celebration of invention. 

Fall fairs and festivals for New York City families

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Save the dates for these family-friendly festivals. Queens County Fair

VH1 Save the Music Foundation Family Day

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Five things to do at this uptown musical festival. VH1 may be best known

The best things for families to do at the Dumbo Arts Festival

This annual fest serves up family-friendly classes, performances, crafts

90-Second Newbery Film Festival

Award-winning children's books get the film treatment at the NYPL. In

Free things to do with NYC kids over the 2011 holiday break

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