- Daily transportation from Lower Manhattan in air conditioned vehicles with seat belts.
- Lunch and snacks are provided.
- Nut-aware camp. Allergy specialist on-site every day.
- Brand new for 2017: Tree House and Wiffle Ball Stadium.
Taste of Tribeca.
2017 marks the 23rd year of uniting the TriBeCa community at the annual Taste of Tribeca culinary festival. This fundraiser has been supporting local public schools, PS 150 and PS 234, for the last two decades – bringing together the community to support its future. The event, which will be on May 20, offers a chance to sample a variety of cuisines and tastes from almost 60 of the neighborhood’s best eateries, including Bâtard (2015 James Beard Award Best New Restaurant), Two Hands, Hank’s Juicy Beef, Tribeca Grill and many others.
Participants include Michelin star recipients Bouley and Brushstroke, Duane Park Patisserie, Gigino Trattoria, Tribeca Grill, and The Odeon, as well as Gunbae, Maman, and Rosa Mexicano.
The Beer and Cider Tour will be hosted by Church Publick, Reade Street Pub, The Hideaway, Warren 77 and more! Beers and ciders from returning participants include KelSo Beer Co., Gun Hill Brewing, Catskill Brewery, and The Bronx Brewery. New participating breweries include Sixpoint, Chatham Brewery, Original Sin Cider, Brooklyn Cider House, and Descendant Cider.
The General Tasting Cards provide six tastes from any of the participating restaurants. Premium seating includes includes reserved VIP seating for the duration of the event, personal food runners staffed by students from local high schools, and a gift bag from Taste of Tribeca sponsors. All tickets include wine and beer tours of neighborhood shops and pubs, live entertainment, and entry into the Kids’ Zone and a Sports Zone run by Manhattan Youth.
Join the Tribeca community and explore all of its delicacies.
Date: Saturday, May 20th
Time: 11:30a – 3p
Location: On Duane Street between Greenwich and Hudson Streets
Fee: General Tasting Cards $45 early bird, $55 day of event or Premium Seating for $700 and $1000 for tables of 4 and 6
Click here for more information or follow @TasteofTribeca
Musical Afternoon at Bogardus Plaza (FREE). Make your way to Bogardus Plaza for a free musical performance hosted by the Friends of Bogardus Garden. This is a chance to share music with the kids and grown ups. Attendees will here a selection of genres including jazz, classical and pop.
Date: Sunday, October 9th
Time: 2pm – 3pm
Location: Hudson Street between Chambers and Reade (Bogardus Plaza)
Ages: all ages welcome
Visit their website HERE for details
Free Children’s Tennis Clinics! First come, first serve! Bring your kids to free tennis clinics every sunny Monday afternoon in October! Children are grouped by age and given instruction from the tennis pro Eduardo Gill. The children participate in drills and games and learn the basics of the sport while having a great time. The first 20 children to arrive at the courts for each time slot will be able to participate.
3, 10, 17 & 24
4p – 5p for children ages 5 – 7
5p – 6p for children ages 8 – 10
Location: Tennis Courts on Chambers Street at West Street
FiDi Families Insiders: The clinics are free. No reservations are necessary, but limited to the first 20 kids!
For more information, please visit http://www.washingtonmarketpark.org/events/childrens-tennis-clinics/
SUBMERGE NYC Marine Science Festival. Come enjoy “a splash of science in the city. Hudson River Park and the New York Hall of Science present SUBMERGE! This is a science festival devoted to raising awareness and celebrating NYC’s coastal waters. Join for free hands-on marine science activities, live music, presentations by noted scientists, kayaking, catch and release fishing and more! Last years event attracted more than 4,000 attendees.
Date: Saturday, September 24th
Time: 11a – 4p
Location: Pier 26 at N. Moore Street
Ages: All ages welcome!
For more information, please visit the website HERE.
Join us for the annual celebration known as Summer Streets, a “take-over” of some of NYC’s most popular streets and neighborhoods. Traffic is redirected and locals and visitors alike have a chance to hit the pavement on their feet instead of on wheels. On three consecutive Saturdays in August, nearly seven miles of NYC’s streets are opened for people to play, run, walk and bike. During last years celebration, more than 300,000 people took to the “Summer Streets”. Families will enjoy fitness classes and showcases as well as sports activities and some great sports demos so don’t miss it!
Date(s): August 6th, August 13th and August 20th [Read more…]
It’s a FiDi playdate for the grown ups in the heart of the Financial District. Game On! returns to Lower Manhattan for food, drinks, fitness, games and more. And, its a free event to help celebrate the downtown businesses and community. There are lots of fun competitions and great prizes, as well.
Date: Wednesday, July 20th, July 20th, July 27th, August 3rd
Time: 12p – 8p
Location: Coenties Slip
|*Prizes to include gifts from: CrossBody, SoulCycle + Century 21
**Music & beer gardens start at 5p