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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.

Queens County Farm Museum Haunted House

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Even you will have a hard time containing your squeals at this creepy, but

  1. Queens County Farm Museum 73-50 Little Neck Pkwy, between 73rd Rd and 74th Ave
  2. Fri Oct 24 - Sun Oct 26
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Boo at the Zoo: Dragons and Dinosaurs

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This Halloween celebration takes over the Bronx wildlife spot every

  1. Bronx Zoo Wildlife Conservation Society 2300 Southern Blvd, at Fordham Rd, 10458
  2. Sat Oct 25 - Sun Nov 2
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Brooklyn Bridge Park Harvest Festival

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  • Free

This family-focused fest on Pier 6 features pumpkin-picking, face

  1. Brooklyn Bridge Park Main St, at Fulton Ferry Landing, 11201
  2. Sat Oct 25
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Boo at the Prospect Park Zoo

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The Prospect Park Zoo gets a Halloween makeover so little ghosts and

  1. Prospect Park Zoo 450 Flatbush Ave, at Empire Blvd
  2. Sat Oct 25 - Sun Oct 26
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Halloween Harvest Festival

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  • Free

Kids are invited to craft costumes with park artists, participate in a

  1. Socrates Sculpture Park 32-01 Vernon Blvd, at Broadway
  2. Sat Oct 25
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Boo at the Queens Zoo

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The Queens version of the popular Bronx Zoo extravaganza offers tricks and

  1. Queens Zoo 53-51 111th St, at 53rd Ave
  2. Sat Oct 25 - Sun Nov 2
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Haunted High Line Halloween

  • Free

Spirits are lurking at this elevated park's Halloween festivities, where

  1. The High Line Washington St at Gansevoort St, to Tenth Ave at 30th St
  2. Sat Oct 25
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Westerleigh Park's Halloween Extravaganza

Local Boy Scout and Girl Scout troops help put on this yearly Halloween

  1. Westerleigh Park Maine Avenue, at Neal Dow Ave
  2. Sat Oct 25
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Ghouls & Gourds

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Your little goblins can showcase their eye-catching costumes alongside

  1. Brooklyn Botanic Garden 990 Washington Ave, at President St
  2. Sat Oct 25
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Prospect Park Halloween Haunted Walk and Carnival

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Each year, Prospect Park puts on a whole weekend of holiday fun for both

  1. Prospect Park Prospect Park West to Flatbush Ave, between Prospect Park Southwest and Ocean Ave
  2. Sat Oct 25 - Sun Oct 26
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Halloween Harvest at Luna Park

  • Free

October weekends mean fall-themed fun at Luna Park, normally a summery

  1. Luna Park 1000 Surf Ave, at W 10th St, 11224
  2. Sat Oct 25 - Sun Oct 26
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Celebrate "We All Live in the Forbidden City"

  • Free

Join the China Institute in America for the New York City launch of We All

  1. Manhattan
  2. Sat Oct 25
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Children's Fall Festival

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Show up in your Halloween duds to enjoy a variety of country-style

  1. Queens County Farm Museum 73-50 Little Neck Pkwy, between 73rd Rd and 74th Ave
  2. Sun Oct 26
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Halloween Kidz Karnival

  • Free

Hudson River Park throws its sixth annual family-friendly Halloween party

  1. Hudson River Park Battery Park City to 59th St, at West Side Hwy
  2. Sun Oct 26
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Hip Tot Family Day

  • Free

Celebrate the end of each month with Hip Tot–quality entertainment. Cool

  1. Greenwood Park 555 Seventh Ave, between 19th and 20th Sts, 11215
  2. Sun Oct 26
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Brookfield Place Halloween Party

Families can hit up this ghoulish gathering at Winter Garden to hear

  1. Brookfield Place Winter Garden 220 Vesey St, at West St, 10281
  2. Sun Oct 26
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Halloween Costume Parade and Party

  • Free

Little ghosts and goblins will line up at 12:45pm at CitiGroup Plaza

  1. Washington Market Park Greenwich St, between Chambers and Duane Sts
  2. Sun Oct 26
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Teeny Tiny Trick or Treaters

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Your tiniest tots are invited to celebrate a scare-free Halloween with

  1. Alley Pond Environmental Center 228-06 Northern Blvd, near Cross Island Pkwy
  2. Fri Oct 31
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BAMboo!

  • Free

This annual outdoor bash is one of Brooklyn's hippest Halloween hangs.

  1. BAM Peter Jay Sharp Building 30 Lafayette Ave, between Ashland Pl and St. Felix St
  2. Fri Oct 31
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Asphalt Screams!

  • Free

Enjoy a healthier Halloween (at both the Upper East Side and Battery Park

  1. Asphalt Green 555 E 90th St, between York and East End Aves
  2. Fri Oct 31
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Brooklyn Children's Book Fair 2014

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  • Critics choice
  • Free

The annual fair returns to the Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Pavilion at

  1. Brooklyn Museum 200 Eastern Pkwy, at Washington Ave
  2. Sat Nov 15
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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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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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Chanukah Festival and Mitzvah Day

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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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Ice Festival

In true winter spirit, the Central Park Conservancy is hosting a festival

  1. Central Park 59th St to 110th St, between Fifth and Eighth Aves
  2. Sat Jan 24
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