Another fall weekend in NYC is upon us, and what better way to spend it than with the kiddos having fun! Celebrate the 75th birthday of Pipi Longstocking, make a thanksgiving craft virtually, or visit the new curated experience at CMOM this weekend.  Scroll on for more fun weekend ideas for kids!

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Last Stop on Market Street

Don’t miss this dynamic musical that will take your whole family on an eclectic, heart-thumpin’, hip-hop joy ride – without leaving your living room! Event Details.

CMOM’s Curated Museum Experience

CMOM has reimagined the museum experience through time-ticketed, small group experiences, offering safe, socially distanced, and educational activities that inspire children to learn through play. Event Details.

Goodnight Garden Bed

Contribute to a collective goodnight story with a crop cover for Family Art Project’s garden bed. Then, create your own plein-air watercolor paintings to honor the natural stages of dormancy and hibernation that take place in nature. Event Details.

Thanksgiving Fun Craft

This hands-on program explores the themes of thanksgiving and gratitude through a close (virtual) look at some special places within the Cathedral, a storybook readying, and an art activity to make stained-glass leaves you can hang in your windows! Event Details.

Pippi Longstocking Celebration

Pippi Longstocking is turning 75 and the National Nordic Museum is throwing her a birthday party. Celebrate one of the most iconic and beloved children’s literary figures of all time at a virtual event that includes music, crafts, trivia and games. Event Details.

The Tale of Turandot

What are the three riddles of Turandot, and can anybody solve them? Inspired by a centuries-old story, the fable, perhaps best known as Giacomo Puccini’s final opera, is set in China and tells the tale of Prince Calaf, who falls in love with the “cold” Princess Turandot. Event Details.

Enchanted Forest Yoga Adventure on Zoom

Take a magical journey as you search for the hidden door to the secret land of the Enchanted Forest! Event Details.

Sundays in the Lot: Series

Weather permitting, JCC Manhattan is offering FREE programs and opportunities for the whole family to enjoy. Event Details.

WeBop With Jazz

This fall virtual WeBop “Jazz Basics!” is designed for children aged six to nine years old with disabilities. During this interactive, small group program, led by musicians, families will be immersed in an authentic jazz experience by dancing to the swing rhythm, singing the blues, improvising on homemade instruments, scatting and more! Event Details.

Minecraft Meet – Holidays

Join this fun event to build your favorite parts about holidays – whether it is about gifts, great food, or getting together with families. 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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