What’s the best way to experience all the different cultures NYC has to offer? With street fairs, of course. This weekend challenge your kids (and yourself) to try something new. You can eat your way through various cuisines at this annual food and music fest, dance your way through downtown at this rhythmic festival, or help celebrate all the cultures that make up East Harlem at this annual day-long celebration. All that and more is awaiting you this weekend. Check out the rest of our top event picks!
Spring Play: NYC Game Expo
Video games are taking over the Microsoft office in Times Square for an all-out Expo celebrating local developers! It will be a day of games, pizza and fun. Sat. Event Details.
27th Annual Ethnic Festival
Union Settlement’s Ethnic Festival is a day-long celebration of East Harlem and its unique cultures through music, dance, arts and crafts, ethnic cuisine and educational activities for all ages. Sat. Event Details.
5th Annual Korean Street Festival
The festival is an opportunity for Democracy Prep Public Schools to share its knowledge of Korean culture through performances and cultural activities, plus food and prizes. Sat. Event Details.
Barking Cat Studio’s 10th Birthday Party
Barking Cat Studio is celebrating 10 years and they’re having a party! Meet the instructors, check out the student art show, have some cake and ice cream and of course an art project! Sat. Event Details.
Compost Crafts: Wildflower Seed Balls
Make wildflower seed balls using compost made at QBG. Wildflower seed balls can be tossed in tree pits, gardens, and less loved lots to sow native flowering plants. Sat. Event Details.