Boundless: 10 Years of Seeding Black Comic Futures

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture 515 Malcolm X Boulevarrd,

Celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture’s Black Comic Book Festival with photographs, memorabilia, creator highlights, comic book reading stations, and clips from past…

Divine Pathways

Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine 1047 Amsterdam Avenue at West 112th Street,

Walk under a stunning, site-specific textile installation created by artist Anne Patterson for the vaulted Nave of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine. Created in concert with communities and…

Suggested Ages:
🎟 $15/adults, $12/seniors, $10/students (suggested)

Amalia Mesa-Bains: Archaeology of Memory

El Museo Del Barrio 1230 Fifth Avenue at E 105th St,

Look for lots of interesting details (including reminders of Moana) in Mexican-American Amalia Mesa-Bains's groundbreaking, large-scale reimaginations of sacred forms—altares (home altars) and ofrendas (offerings to the dead). A range…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $9/adults, $5/students & seniors, free/ages 11 & under (suggested)

22nd Uptown Arts Stroll Opening

United Palace of Cultural Arts 4140 Broadway at 175th Street,

Join Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance at the United Palace to celebrate the opening of the 22nd Uptown Arts Stroll in Washington Heights, Inwood & West Harlem! Enjoy a performance by…

Columbia Greenhouse Nursery School Spring Fair

Columbia Greenhouse Nursery School 404 West 116th Street,

This annual spring fair transforms the whole block into a kids' wonderland of games, rides, animals, and family-fun. Music, a magic show, bouncy castles, games, crafts, food and a children's…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 Free admission; fees for rides and activities

World Fish Migration Day on Randall’s Island

Randall's Island 20 Randall’s Island Park,

Join the Randall’s Island Park Alliance’s Natural Areas team as they seine for fish in the Harlem River to celebrate World Fish Migration Day. Learn about the many different species…

Event Series NYC Discovery Lab

NYC Discovery Lab: Sounds of New York City

Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street,

Explore the sounds that make up New York City and how New Yorkers have captured these sounds to create, communicate, and celebrate with their communities with drop-in activities. Learn about…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 Suggested $20, $14/students & seniors, free/ages 19 & under

World Fish Migration Day

Fort Washington Park 311 West 181 Street & Plaza Lafayette,

Wade into the Hudson River to collect and count species of fish at this interactive seining event in partnership with the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory and the Hudson River Sloop Clearwater.

Color Wink Studio First Saturday Family Art Making

Sugar Hill Creamery 184 Lenox Avenue between 119th St & 120th Streets,

Join Color Wink Studio and Sugar Hill Creamery to make some art and enjoy some ice cream. On the first Saturday of every month there will be free drop-in art…

Event Series Family Tour of the Ramble

Family Birding Tour

Central Park, Belvedere Castle Mid park around 79th Street,

Learn about the beauty and fun of birding with this hands-on birding experience for the whole family. Expert guides lead young birders and their grown-ups on an adventure to learn…

Suggested Ages: 5 to 13
🎟 $15/1 child & 1 adult, $5/additional child

Drums Along the Hudson: A Native American Festival

Inwood Hill Park 218th Street & Indian Road,

Manhattan’s only open-air pow wow features Native American crafts, storytelling, and traditional food and dance. See drummers and dancers from around the world

Storytime at The Met Cloisters

The Met Cloisters 99 Margaret Corbin Drive,

Look, listen, sing, and have fun in a castle like setting. Join Met educators and partners from Literacy INC every Tuesday for picture-book readings in English and Spanish connected to…

Suggested Ages: Toddlers to 6
🎟 $30/adults (suggested), $17/students, free/ages 11 & under

Garden Festival: Fantastic Fragrances 

The Met Cloisters 99 Margaret Corbin Drive,

Explore the scent-sational smells of medieval herbs and plants in the gardens at The Met Cloisters at this annual garden festival. Enjoy tours, performances, art making, and more, all with…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $30 (suggested), $17/students, free/ages 12 & under

Fyütch Presents History & Culture Stories

Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling 898 St. Nicholas Ave at W 155th Street,

Grammy-Nominated Social Justice artist Fyütch returns to Sugar Hill Children's Museuml with a high-energy, dynamic show that aims to uplift. His spirited live show celebrate community, history, and culture through…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 $9/adults, $4/ages 9-17, 65+

Drop-in Drawing at The Met Cloisters

The Met Cloisters 99 Margaret Corbin Drive,

Experience The Met Cloisters collection through creative drawing challenges in the galleries with expert teaching artists. Materials are provided, but you may bring your own sketchbook. Only pencils are allowed…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $30 (suggested), $17/students, free/ages 12 & under
Event Series Uptown Night Market

Uptown Night Market

Under the Arches W 133rd St & Twelfth Ave,

Shop an array of food and drink vendors representing the borough plus enjoy live music and performances. The majority of these small business owners people of color, women, and LGBTQ…

Hidden Figures

United Palace of Cultural Arts 4140 Broadway at 175th Street,

Meet the women you don’t know, behind the mission you do. Celebrate Juneteenth at the United Palace with this hit 2016 biographical drama that follows the true story of a…

Suggested Ages: 6 to 14+, Adult Friendly
🎟 $5

Family Afternoon—Explore Medieval Music at The Met Cloisters

The Met Cloisters 99 Margaret Corbin Drive,

Drop in for free, hands-on family fun at the Met Cloisters. Come on an adventure and travel back in time to learn about medieval music. Families with children of all…

Suggested Ages: All
🎟 $30 (pay-what-you-wish for NY residents), $17/students, free/ages 12 & under