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Things to do with kids in New York, including events this week, free things to do, fairs and festivals, story time, theater for kids, and kids' entertainment

The best things to do in NYC this summer
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The best things to do in NYC this summer

We'd be lying if we said that vacation didn't look a little different in 2020. However, the season is far from canceled—and these summer activities for kids and families are proof.

Drive-in safari at Six Flags
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Drive-in safari at Six Flags

Drop in on the animal kingdom. 

Drive-in theaters near NYC
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Drive-in theaters near NYC

Double features under the stars!

Check out Uptown Drive-In
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Check out Uptown Drive-In

The event is happening at Yankee Stadium!

15 NYC pools will reopen
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15 NYC pools will reopen

Here's where and when. 

Things to do outdoors

Strawberry picking spots
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Strawberry picking spots

You'll have a berry good time. 

Fun hiking trails for families
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Fun hiking trails for families

Great for hikers with little legs. 

NYC's best playgrounds
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NYC's best playgrounds

Here's where to find 'em! 

Beaches for families in NYC
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Beaches for families in NYC

Kowabunga: Sun, sand and surf!

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Free and cheap things to do

Free activities for families in NYC
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Free activities for families in NYC

NYC might be famous for its sticker shock (that upgraded soft-serve costs how much?), but this is also a city that knows the best things in life are free. Here are places and activities that will entertain the crew—and that let you keep your credit card in your pocket.

Cool NYC ice cream shops
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Cool NYC ice cream shops

Summer sundaes, comin' up!

New farmers markets rules
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New farmers markets rules

Here's how to stay safe while shopping.

NYC bike trails for families
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NYC bike trails for families

Training wheels welcome here! 

Summer reading: NYPL
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Summer reading: NYPL

"Quest for Adventure" is currently underway.

Best attractions

NYC's 50 best family attractions
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NYC's 50 best family attractions

How many have you been to?

The best parks in NYC
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The best parks in NYC

They're open, but social distancing is required.

Splash pads to visit this summer
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Splash pads to visit this summer

Here's how to beat the heat. 

When will theme parks reopen?
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When will theme parks reopen?

Here's what thrill-seekers can expect.

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