Need a guide to Memorial Day for kids in NYC? Check out weekend happenings that honor those who have served our country. There are plenty of things to do—parades, barbecues, outdoor activities and trips to the best beaches for kids and water playgrounds for kids. We'll help ensure that your three days off are busy and meaningful with our go-to picks.
UPDATE: Events in NYC have been cancelled due to coronavirus. Some offerings on this list might be affected—if you're unsure, please call ahead to confirm.
Kickstart summer with our list of best things to do in NYC with kids May 2020!
With warmer temperatures come exciting outdoor activities for kids, fairs, festivals and other great stuff to explore in your neighborhood. It's also just about time to enjoy local water parks and splash parks, so start scoping out your favorite spots nearby.
RECOMMENDED: See our full NYC events calendar for kids
Looking for fun ideas for indoor activities for kids? You'll want to explore our favorite underrated museums and children's museums!