It’s Mother’s Day weekend in NYC! Celebrate the moms in your life, virtually of course, with a fun video call, homemade card, or one of these special ideas. Mother’s Day Brunch at home, anyone?  Scroll down for our virtual event picks for the kids (and moms) this weekend!

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Compete in the Inca Trail Virtual Marathon

The Inca Trail Virtual Marathon takes you 26.2 miles along the Inca Trail in Peru and right through Machu Picchu, one of the new seven wonders of the world. The Inca Trail is great for people of all ages and abilities. Complete the challenge from anywhere in the world at your own pace.

I.d.e.a. Museum at Home

Create art projects, join in fun activities and keep the kids busy at home with the i.d.e.a. Museum. With Music Monday, Tasty Tuesday, Work Together Wednesday and more, you’ll have plenty of things for the kids to do while they are home.

William and Else’s Adventures

Join Zoo and Aquarium educators, every Friday at 10:00 am EST, on Instagram live @WCSEducation as they play historic WCS scientists. Draw along with this imaginative adventure deep in the ocean to discover a new incredible animal every week!

Baby Goat Cam

Calling all Beekman neighbors! Beekman 1802 is bringing all the virtual cuddles to you live with their baby goat cam streaming Farmer John’s baby goat nursery 24/7.

Audubon for Kids

Check in weekly to this Audubon Kids virtual program. Each week, kids will find different activities, videos and adventures that get kids thinking and engaging with their natural world.

Superheroes Digital Training Club

In this movement and core-based class, children will learn yoga poses, balancing activities and other strengthening techniques to be done in your own home.

Rock and Roll Playhouse

Sunset Park’s Industry City is bringing its signature Rock and Roll Playhouse programming online so the kiddos can continue jamming out to their favorite tunes right from the living-room.

Mothership Hackermoms Failure Club

Join a group of mamas who also want to support and encourage each other to create (art, space, business, self, etc.) Mothership Hackermoms is hosting a virtual weekly Fail Club!

The Wizard School Virtual Scavenger Hunt

Grab your magic wands for a wizarding adventure that takes you to museums across America in search of art that echoes characters, places, and magical objects in the famed Harry Potter books and movies, all without leaving your home.

Mother’s Day Mommy & Me Yoga

Join in this Mother’s Day online yoga class focused on connecting with your littles.


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


–  Jesseca Stenson


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