The first Family Camp at Club Getaway kicks off July 5-7th (SOLD OUT)!
Limited cabins still available. Just 90 Minutes from NYC in Kent, CT!
July 5 – 7th – SOLD OUT
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. [Read more…]
Calling all Dads and Lego fans…
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Westchester is inviting all Lego Dads and families to spend the weekend with them, with a great promo, in honor of Father’s Day. The “Dads Go Free” offer will allow Dad free entry into this fantastic Lego destination. Simply use promo code 171019 for online purchase or purchase on site. It is valid for one free one-day adult ticket with the purchase of a full-price one-day child ticket to be used on June 17 and 18th. If you decide to purchase tickets at the window, simply show the Legoland cashier your promo code (171020) either printed or displayed on your smart phone.
If you haven’t yet been to the LEGOLAND Discovery Center Westchester (LDC Westchester), you will be surprised at the vast space and the amount of interactive exhibits and opportunities for kids to explore and use their imaginations. Master Builder Academy is a workshop driven class that are offered throughout the day, a Lego short film is screened at regular intervals in their theatre and the new Ninjago City Adventure area with the Dojo has become incredibly popular since its unveiling last month. And, we absolutely love the MINILAND – the LDC Westchester’s signature re-creation of NYC locations, comprised of over 1 million Lego® bricks.
We are hosting a giveaway, in honor of Dad’s near and far with LEGOLAND Discovery Center Westchester, so hurry now to enter for your chance to win a family 4-pack. Please Note: The complimentary tickets are good for three months from the date they are reserved.
Location: 39 Fitzgerald Street (Ridge Hill Mall in Yonkers)
For more information, please visit their website HERE
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The annual Swedish Midsummer Festival in Lower Manhattan’s Battery Park City is back! At this unique celebration, adults and kids come together to picnic in the grass, decorate the midsummer pole, make flower wreaths, play traditional games and dance to authentic fiddle music.
Some of New York’s finest Scandinavian restaurants and food purveyors – Smorgas Chef / Crepe du Nord, Fika, Nordic Preserves, Red Rooster and Gigino at Wagner Park – will host food stands offering Swedish picnic-style delicacies.
You don’t want to miss out on this awesome annual event! [Read more…]
Photo: The Crafty Kids
The Crafting Hour is a weekly craft time for kids and their parents or caregivers. Spend quality time with your child making special mementos of your time together! Engage in uniquely designed craft projects that are offered along with open play, snack time, and additional art activities for kids to freely explore while interacting with peers — all within just one hour! Weekly themes covering topics like jungle animals, boats, spring, and more. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED!
Date: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 11a – 12p
Location: 165 William Street
Age(s): 18 months to 5 years
Fee: $10 per child
For more information and to sign up visit their website HERE.
Come join us for a Pre-Father’s Day event Downtown! Northern Grade and FiDi Families invite the community to stop by our fun sip and shop event on Sunday, June 11th. There will be wine and bubbly from SimplyWine and beer from Brooklyn Brewery.
Shop for Father’s Day and receive a 20% shopping discount from Northern Grade, our favorite Seaport retail destination. Northern Grade is a roving marketplace that features and highlights diverse brands that manufacture their goods in the USA, they are around the world in major cities like NYC. Unique gifts, American apparel for men and women, food-themed items and fun gifts that will appeal to all ages. This is your chance to also give back to the community, as a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Peck Slip School, our local Seaport public elementary school.
While the adults are sipping their beverages, kids will be entertained with kids activities in the outdoor plaza, in front of the event.
FiDi Families Insiders: Guests will receive a 20% shopping discount at the event! A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Peck Slip School.
Date: Sunday, June 11th [Read more…]