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New & Improved: Bronx Zoo Children’s Zoo is Back!

What can a year-and-a-half and $4 million do? A lot! Here’s the word bird on this refreshed and beloved NYC animal attraction!

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To Camp or Glamp: 6 Great Outdoor Destinations

Whether you’re looking for rustic-lite or way off the grid, we’ve got an option for you!

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Just Opened: Rockin’ Play Space at Children’s Museum of Manhattan

This brand new music-themed spot at CMOM is designed specifically for kids five and under!

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For Deliciousness with a Side of Kitsch:  Big Gay Ice Cream Shop

Here’s the Scoop: NYC’s Best Ice Cream Shops

It’s getting hot in here! Head to one of these local sweet spots to cool down with a cone, dish or old school sundae.

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Just Opened: Harlem Family Hot Spot Streetbird Rotisserie

Chef Marcus Samuelsson brings tasty chicken and funky decor to this uptown eatery that both you and the kids will dig.

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2 Nearby Summer Escapes: Shelter Island and Montauk, NY

Sometimes you just want to get outta town! Try these nearby destinations for fun with the whole family.

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For Endless Options: Pier 6 Playground, Brooklyn Bridge Park

Social Climbers: The Best Playgrounds in Brooklyn

The city’s largest sandbox, ship-shaped climbing structures and where a Beastie Boy learned to ride his bike — the County of Kings has them all.

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20 of the Best Parenting Groups in New York City

New mom? “Old” mom? Parent in need of advice, some fun, a good music class or gently-used jumperoo? Find all of this and more in one of these!

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Berry Sweet: Where to Pick Strawberries Right Now

Head to these farms for pints of berries, tractor rides, and lots of fresh country air!

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Calling all LEGO Maniacs: Brick Fest Live Coming Soon!

This interactive celebration of those iconic building blocks is making two NYC-area stops. Shocker: demand will be high. Get your tickets now!

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25 Ways to Have a Blast With Kids in the Hamptons

Headed to the Hamptons this summer? Our guide has more than two dozen ways you and the family can have fun, from the top beaches, to the coolest museums to where to find the best pizza and burgers out east.

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Cheers! 10 Beer Gardens Where Kids Are Allowed

Whether you just need a cold one or if you’re looking for a family-friendly spot to catch a game, here are 10 beer gardens around the city where kids are welcome.

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Just Opened!: One World Observatory

Reach new heights (specifically, 1,250 feet) at this brand new NYC attraction even residents should check out!

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Your Complete Guide to Outdoor Summer Movies for Kids

Big screens are popping up all over the city. Here’s all of the family-friendly flicks you can see for free this season!

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To Feed a Baby Goat and See Exotic Animals Too: Long Island Game Farm

Cropping Up: 7 Kid-Friendly Farms to Visit this Summer

No matter what kind of country you’re after (local? petting zoo? organic?) we’ve found a spot to help you get back to the land.

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