NYC Ferry

NYC Various locations,

Travel by state-of-the-art ferry to stops in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, and Staten Island along the East River and Hudson River. Indoor and outdoor seating. Charging stations, concessions, AC/heat…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $2.75, free/kids under 44 inches

Jane’s Carousel

Brooklyn Bridge Park 99 Plymouth St, Brooklyn

Ride exquisitely carved horses (and two chariots) on this charming carousel with a view, created in 1922 in Ohio and recently restored and relocated to the edge of the East…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 $2

Opposites Abstract: A Mo Willems Exhibit

Brooklyn Children's Museum 145 Brooklyn Avenue, Brooklyn

Investigate opposites through hands-on experiences, art-making, and performances in an exhibit inspired by the eye-popping, emotive, and highly accessible words and images in Mo Willems’ bestselling children’s book of the…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 $15, free/babies under 1

Artland: An Installation by Do Ho Suh and Children

Brooklyn Museum 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

Enter an enchanting world of color and clay, Spocky Trees and Slimes in a fantastical ecosystem dreamed up in 2016 by artist Do Ho Suh and his two young daughters.…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $25/adult, $17/students & seniors, $10/ages 4-12

Giants: Art from the Dean Collection of Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys

Brooklyn Museum 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

A focused selection from the world-class collection of musical and cultural icons Swizz Beatz (Kasseem Dean) and Alicia Keys spotlights works by Black diasporic artists. Expansive in their collecting habits,…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $25/adult, $17/students & seniors, $10/ages 4-12

Museum of Food and Drink– Flavor: The World to Your Brain

Empire Stores 55 Water Street, Brooklyn

Take a sensory journey through our bodies and our world, designed and curated by food scientists and culinary anthropologists. Unpack what really happens in our heads when we experience the…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $15/ages 15+, $7/ages 5-14, free/ages 4 & under

Prospect Park Carousel

Prospect Park Carousel 95 Prospect Park West, Brookyln

Take your first ride of spring on Prospect Park Alliance’s historic Carousel. 53 magnificent horses ride alongside a lion, a giraffe, a deer and two dragon-pulled chariots in a charming…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 $3/ride, $13/five rides

Pier 2 Roller Rink

Brooklyn Bridge Park 99 Plymouth St, Brooklyn

Skate on a world-class roller and inline skating rink with a waterfront view and a top 40 soundtrack. Skatemates available for beginners ($6). Wrist guards required for all skaters; rentals…

Suggested Ages: 3 to 14+, Adult Friendly
🎟 $12, $8/skate rental
Event Series Smorgasburg In Prospect Park

Smorgasburg In Prospect Park

Prospect Park, Breeze Hill Lincoln Road & Ocean Ave,

Spend your Sundays noshing at the largest weekly open-air food market in America featuring 35 local vendors—including Parantha Alley and Vaquero Elotes—and a full bar.  At what the New York…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
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Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra: At the Movies

Brooklyn Museum 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

Relive big-screen musical moments as the Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra celebrates the movies. Under the baton of Felipe Tristán, Brooklyn Museum's orchestra in residence presents the fourth concert of its 50th…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $20, $15/ages 65+, free/ages 16 & under
Event Series Brooklyn Museum Sunday Art

Sunday Art Hang

Brooklyn Museum 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

Explore Brooklyn Museum's galleries and collections as a family, from ancient Egyptian masterpieces to contemporary artworks. Look closely at a collection object and create art inspired by the work. Also…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 $20/adults, $10/seniors & students, free/ages 19 & under

Kids Week: Earth Day Gardening

Parade Ground, Prospect Park Parkside Ave, Caton Ave, between Parade Pl. and Coney Island Ave,

Celebrate Earth Day with the Urban Park Rangers. Help beautify Prospect Park park with hands-on, introductory level gardening especially for kids. Learn how to show Mother Earth you care and…

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Sunny Songsters

Brooklyn Public Library 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn

Ding and dance with the Sunny Songsters. Join an exciting 45 minute musical journey filled with instruments, scarves, bubbles and much more.

Event Series Mary Walton, Science of Sound

Mary Walton, Science of Sound

New York Transit Museum Boerum Place & Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn

Meet Mary Walton, a 19th-century citizen-inventor, and help her conduct an experiment to make elevated steam trains less noisy as they rumble overhead. Repeating 20-minute performances occur at 11:00 am,…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 $10/adults, $5/ages 2-18 & 62+

Farmhouse Family Day: Plants on the Farm

Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum 5816 Clarendon Road, Brookyln

Get acquainted with early spring herbs and plants at Wyckoff Farm. Create and sample an original herbal tea blend with herbs from the garden. All activities take place outdoors on…

Kids Week: Gather Around the Campfire

Fort Greene Park 100 Washington Park, Brooklyn

Gather by the campfire to enjoy an afternoon of story-telling and fireside activities. Join the Urban Park Rangers to experience nature in a hands-on and fun way.

Event Series Hanami Nights

Hanami Nights

Brooklyn Botanic Garden 100 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn

Enjoy special access to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s famous Kanzan trees. Find a spot on Cherry Esplanade to enjoy the cherry blossoms, lit up for maximum effect, and savor the…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $37/ages 13+, $18/ages 3-12
Event Series Brooklyn Museum Stroller Tours

Brooklyn Museum Stroller Tours

Brooklyn Museum 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

Enjoy an interactive, stroller-friendly tour of Giants: Art from the Dean Collection of Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys. Designed for children up to 24 months old and their caregivers, this…

Suggested Ages: Babies to Toddlers
🎟 $32, includes Museum general admission

Earth Month: Esther Crow Family Band

Nelson A. Rockefeller Park River Terrace & Murray Street,

In celebration of Earth Month, join a family-friendly performance by social & climate activists the Esther Crow Family Band and hand-made puppets. Enjoy an interactive mix of Esther's standard rockin'…