Love is in the air this weekend! Check out these NYC inspired Valentine’s gifts and activities, don’t miss this live Laurie Berkner virtual concert, or have a Valentine’s Day dance party with Bert Badger. But that’s just the beginning.  Scroll on to check out more fun weekend events for kids!

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Lunar New Year at QBG

Enjoy festive décor, pick up a free monthly seasonal craft activity kits, and take part in the Plant Sale to bring home a lucky plant for the Year of the Ox! Event Details.

Virtual Family Festival: MAKE

Watch a tea demonstration, enjoy live storytelling, participate in a virtual scavenger hunt and lots more. Event Details.

Learning Through Play

Tinkergarten is a play-based learning program that combines weekly online sessions with an at home curriculum to make purposeful outdoor play doable for every family.   Event Details.

Great Backyard Bird Count

The Great Backyard Bird Count is an annual four-day event that engages bird watchers of all ages in counting birds to create a real-time snapshot of where the birds are. It’s free, fun, and easy—and it helps the birds. Event Details.

The Snail and the Whale

Join an adventurous young girl and her seafaring father as they reimagine the story of a tiny snail’s incredible trip around the world, inspired by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s much-loved picture book. Event Details.

Bert Badger’s Valentine’s Day Dance Party

Have a fun dance party for the people you love! Bert Badger will do new songs, old songs, and even a BRAND new song off his upcoming third album you haven’t even heard yet! Event Details.

Virtual Valentine’s with Supergirl

Join Let’s Dress Up for a Super Valentine’s Day Sing (and Dance) along. They will have a craft, story and songs with the heroic Supergirl! Event Details.

Family Art Collaboration: Art Hearts

Create cards, posters and much more using construction paper, markers, paint, tape, cardboard, lace, and ribbon, just in time for Valentine’s Day. Event Details.

Laurie Berkner’s Valentine’s Day Show

Iconic children’s musician Laurie Berkner invites everyone to celebrate the sweetest day of the year at a special “Valentine’s Day” live virtual family concert!  Event Details.

Lunar Ice

Discover ice sculptures by New York City-based art collective, Okamoto Studio, on the Waterfront Plaza at Brookfield Place in celebration of the Lunar New Year! Event Details.


There are tons more events on our calendar – be sure to check them out all week long!


–  Jesseca Stenson


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