Columbus might've made his journey in 1492, but now it's 2018 and you need to pinpoint the best things to do on Columbus Day for kids. Fortunately, NYC has plenty of events and activities taking place so the whole family can truly soak up that extra day off from work and school.
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If you're not heading to Fifth Ave for the parade, the additional 24 hours are a great time to explore the best things to do in fall. Don't forget to get into the spooky spirit with these scary movies for kids and Halloween treats. Why not use this time to plan a great costume, too?
How will you spend the long weekend with your crew? Regardless of what you choose, enjoy the little breather.