With Valentine’s Day around the corner FiDi Families is hosting a giveaway for one lucky FiDi Families Insider to win three Valentine’s Day movies courtesy of PBS Kids. The contest will end on Tuesday, February 7th at 5:00pm.
Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching. Help your kids get into the spirit of Valentine’s Day by watching some of their favorite PBS Kids characters express how much they care for their family and friends. The movies all feature multiple stories and great for 5 and under. The titles include: Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: Would you be Mine?, Wordworld: Be my Valentine, and Dinosaur Train: I Love Dinosaurs.
NYC Restaurant Week is a semiannual promotion that celebrates fine dining at an affordable price. The Winter promotion goes from Monday, January 23rd to Friday, February 10th. Participating restaurants offer three-course fixed menus specially priced for lunch and/or dinner. Reservations are highly recommended. However, the NYC Restaurant Week menu is offered to all guests, including walk-ins. Restaurants offer a minimum of three choices for appetizers, three choices for entrées and at least two desserts. Several restaurants may also offer drink specials, supplemental items and other à la carte options for an additional price. Participating restaurants downtown are listed below:
2WEST AT RITZ CARLTON BATTERY PARK
ATRIO WINE BAR & RESTAURANT
BOBBY VAN’S STEAKHOUSE & GRILL
THE CAPITAL GRILLE
CHURCH & DEY
CIPRIANI WALL STREET
MORTON’S THE STEAKHOUSE
Visit their website HERE for more information.
The new Lego Batman Movie is almost out and Warner Brothers is showing an advanced screening in Lincoln Center this Saturday, February 4th at 10:00am. They have partnered with FiDi Families to giveaway tickets to FiDi Families Insiders for the special screening.
To enter for free to win click HERE and the winner will be announced on Thursday, February 2nd. Good Luck!
Fathom events is bringing back DISNEY’S NEWSIES, The Broadway Musical to theaters nationwide for an exclusive three day event. This is the last time Newsies will be public and tickets are now on sale.
Set in New York City at the turn of the century and based on a true story, Newsies is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a ragged band of teenaged ‘newsies,’ who dreams only of a better life far from the hardship of the streets. But when publishing titans Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise distribution prices at the newsboys’ expense, Jack finds a cause to fight for and rallies newsies from across the city to strike and take a stand for what’s right. [Read more…]
Did you know that Home Depot offers free workshops for kids of all ages? The Manhattan location in the Flatiron District hosts the monthly series, on the 1st Saturday of every month. Though the location is not in Lower Manhattan, it is worth sharing, since its always a fun and worthwhile trip out of the hood.
Kids are invited to join the team from Home Depot to create a Valentine-themed photo box, perfect for keeping photos of loved ones front and center. Once the box is built, your child can decorate it with paint and stickers. So, jump on the subway or grab a taxi to take advantage of this fun, free and family-friendly event.
FiDi Families Insiders: Participants keep their craft, receive a certificate of achievement, a Home Depot workshop apron, and a commemorative pin (while supplies last).
Date: Saturday, February 4th [Read more…]
Cost: Adult tickets are $15/person