Celebrate all things mom this weekend with a visit to the Macy’s Flower Show,  watch some sheep get a haircut, or have some fun at this kid-friendly tough muddah race.  Scroll down to check out the rest of our fun weekend event picks for kids below!

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Macy’s Flower Show

This two-week exhibition of exotic flowers & plants from around the world returns to transform Macy’s Herald Square in New York City into a breathtaking floral extravaganza. Event Details.

Puppetry Premiere: Unicorn Afterlife

Unicorn Afterlife is a grimy, synthesizer dream ballet about fantasy, greed, gender, glitter and the power of belief, designed and directed by Justin Perkins. Event Details.

Casting Spells and Starting Seeds

Take advantage of the last signs of spring to sow the seeds of carrots, peas, cornflowers and poppies—seeds that thrive in the magic of May. Create your own seed-starters using upcycled items that you can embellish with your magical spells of growth. Event Details.

Theater at 92Y: Adventure to Neverland

Join Peter Pan, Tinkerbelle, and Captain Hook as you fly away on a joyous journey to Neverland and an unforgettable adventure! Event Details.

Green Meadows Farm Mother’s Day 2021

Have a wonderful day outside with Mom at Green Meadows Farm. With your paid admission, you can treat Mom with one-free admission. So relax, enjoy your picnic, play on the farm playground, and pet the animals. Event Details.

Sheep Shearing Special Admission Day

Watch as the sheep get their much-needed spring trims. Visit fiber arts stations for quick demos in wool spinning. Celebrate the growing season with farmer-led tours and a plant sale. Mama Juke will be bringing their New Orleans-influenced music to the mix, so bring your lawn chair and find a crop circle to listen! Event Details.

Mother’s Day Special One Time Class

Brooklyn Robot Foundry is offering a pre-Mother’s Day class so kids can build a robot that will make mom’s gift this year! Event Details.

NYCB Access Workshop for Children

Join the artists of New York City Ballet for a series of movement workshops designed especially for children with disabilities, powered by Zoom. Event Details.

TNF’S Tots Tough Muddah’s Day Fun

Mom and tots can enjoy this organized, short, fun obstacle race for each age group. Event Details.

Summer on the Hudson: Play Dates

This fun family-friendly event features a children’s entertainer, grab-and-go arts and crafts kits, and neighborhood fun! 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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