Once you have your fill of BBQ, hotdogs, and burgers, you can dance in the streets in the Bronx, go back in time with a boat tour, or take a stroll through this pop up spring market.   Scroll down to check out the rest of our fun weekend event picks for kids below!

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Planeta Abuelx

‘Planeta Abuelx’ is a solo exhibition of new work by artist Guadalupe Maravilla drawing on ancestral, Indigenous, and ritual practices of healing. Event Details.

Spring up Market

Coinciding with the warmer weather and gradual reopening of New York City, the market will showcase a dynamic mix of original art, antique collectibles, jewelry and cuisines from more than 40 local small businesses. Event Details.

Dancing in the Streets

Join It’s Showtime NYC! for an all-ages street dance class with a range of teaching artists who perform and teach flexn, litefeet, hip hop, and other street and club dance forms. Event Details.

26th Annual LES Festival of the Arts

Over 180 artists of all disciplines will be participating in the three-day event, with performances happening both outdoors and inside the theater. Event Details.

Urban Farm Exploration Days

Explore the Urban Farm’s variety of crops, rice paddies, fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens too! Event Details.

Art Project: Garden Fountains

Explore the movement of water and the many shapes it takes through creating your own personal garden fountains from clay. Event Details.

BAM DanceAfrica Community Workshop

Caregivers and children of all ages can deepen their engagement with DanceAfrica in this fun-filled, hands-on workshop, presented in Brooklyn Bridge Park at Pier 6 Liberty Lawn. Event Details.

Free Entry to 1885 Tall Ship Wavertree

Entry is FREE and includes access to the ship’s outdoor areas, including the main deck and raised rear deck. Event Details.

Spring Scavenger Hunt

Stretch out the winter wearies with a hike through Calvert Vaux Park in search of buds, blooms, birds, and other signs of spring. Event Details.

Open Studios Residency

The public is welcome to stop by at any point throughout the series to get a unique window inside the creative process and enjoy live performing arts activating Brooklyn Bridge Park. 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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