The NFL Experience in Times Square NYC. This first-of-its-kind interactive attraction is located right in the heart of the city, and it allows football fans of all ages to take a peek into the NFL, including a chance to learn fun facts about their favorite teams. Visitors explore the football content, engage with interactive displays and view a 10-minute film in a 180-seat 4D theater transports attraction visitors from the stands to the field and all the way to the Super Bowl.
FiDi Families Insiders: The contest will end on Tuesday, March 13th at 2:00 pm
Date: Open now
Hours of Operation: 10am – 6pm
Location: 20 Times Square (at 47th Street and 7th Avenue)
Age(s): All ages
For more information and ticket information please visit their official website HERE.
Join the team from Battery Park City and get active outdoors. Kids 7 and older are invited to play soccer, flag football, hockey and more, outdoors with kids from Lower Manhattan. The outdoor fun is organized by BPC Ballfields staff for organized activities, or they can play on their own. Equipment provided and it is free!
Dates: Monday & Wednesday, February 26th & 28th
Time: 3:30 – 5:00 pm
Location: West St. between Murray & Warren Sts. (Battery Park City Ballfields)
Ages: 7 years old and up
For more information, please visit here
Train like a Pro with Pro Hoops and the National Basketball Players Association! Pro trainers will be teaching this special clinic for basketball athletes. The trainers include Ross Burns, Tim Burns, Nate Brown, and Marcus Stout who train NBPA members Kemba Walker, JJ Redick, Joakim Noah, Michael Carter Williams, Jameer Nelson, Mike Dunleavy, Midaugas Kuzminskas, and others! The clinic includes the following:
- 2 hours of training and gameplay at the NBPA’s 65-foot practice court
- Expert basketball instruction focused on skill development from Pro Hoops coaches
- Half-court games, station drills, and contests with prizes
- Player evaluation and feedback from NBPA Clinic coaches
- NBPA Clinic shirts for all participants
Date: Saturday, February 24th [Read more…]
The Junior Knicks organization is hosting a special youth basketball event on Jan 2nd at Madison Square Garden, prior to the Knicks vs. Spurs game. The event will be a Town Hall type discussion focused on the youth basketball experience – how to keep young athletes engaged, having fun, and healthy.
We’ve got a great evening planned that will include opportunities for you to hear and learn from Dr. Lisa Callahan, Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Player Care for MSG Sports along with Knicks Legend Allan Houston and Liberty Legend Kym Hampton.
We’ll also be joined by Don Showalter, Head Coach/Youth Division Director of Coach Development for USA Basketball as well as industry experts from Positive Coaching Alliance and Hospital for Special Surgery.
Our goal to continuously improve the youth sports landscape for our youngest athletes requires a total team effort, and we’d like to call upon your help to engage others in the dialogue. The event is completely free and open to anyone who has an interest in helping make a positive impact on youth basketball.
FiDi Families Insiders: Attendees are invited to attend the Knicks vs. Spurs game on January 2 immediately following the event, for $75 per ticket with their registration to the clinic.
Date: Tuesday, January 2nd
Time: 4:30 pm – 7 pm
Location: Madison Square Garden
Age: Geared towards adults
To learn more and to RSVP, please visit their website HERE
Ice skating at Brookfield Place is back! Make sure to stop by before Winter hits! Grab your skates or feel free to rent skates and enjoy family fun on the Hudson River Waterfront for a one of a kind skating experience. They also offer private lessons or group lessons.
Date: Opening Wednesday, November 1st
Time: 1p – 8:30p Mon-Fri / 10a – 9:30p Sat-Sun
Location: 230 Vesey St
Fee: $15 single public session (90 minutes) / $5 skate rental
Age(s): All ages (trainer pushers available for additional charge)
For more information on everything offered and pricing please visit their website HERE.