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Things to do with kids this season

August calendar of events

The next school year isn't too far away—soak up every last drop of summer fun!

50 things to do this summer

We’ve rounded up the very best of them, including the annual Summer Streets festival, City of Water Day, special SummerStage events for families and much, much more.

13 best NYC parks for families

Central Park is a given, but have you explored all the other amazing (and kid-friendly) parks in NYC?

Family summer getaways

Hit the road and spend some quality time with your brood this summer at a stunning vacation spot outside of NYC.

Museums for kids

  1. 11 W 53rd St, (between Fifth and Sixth Aves), 10019
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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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Theater for kids

Unsung & Heroes

  • Price band: 1/4
  1. TADA! Theater 15 W 28th St, between Fifth Ave and Broadway, second floor
  2. Until Fri Aug 1
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  1. Puppetworks 338 Sixth Ave, at 4th St
  2. Sat Aug 2 - Sun Aug 17
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The Lightning Thief

  • Critics choice
  • Free
  1. Lucille Lortel Theatre 121 Christopher St, between Bleecker and Hudson Sts
  2. Until Fri Aug 22
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  1. Manhattan Movement & Arts Center 248 W 60th St, between Amsterdam and West End Aves
  2. Sat Aug 2 - Sun Aug 31
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Stores for kids

Beehives & Buzzcuts

  • Price band: 3/4
  1. 365 First Ave, (between 21st and 22nd Sts)
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Torly Kid

  • Price band: 2/4
  1. 51 Hudson St, (between Duane and Jay Sts)
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  1. 1111 Eighth Ave, (between 11th and 12th Sts)
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Toys "R" Us

  • Price band: 1/4
  1. Manhattan Mall, 901 Sixth Ave, (between 32nd and 33rd Sts)
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Events for kids by date

  1. Marvel's Avengers...

    Superheroes-in-training are granted special S.H.I....

  2. Cirque du Soleil:...

    Enchanting aerials, juggling, Russian swings and c...

  3. The Lightning Thief

    Every summer (this year marks the 26th anniversary...

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