From international superstardom to life-threatening tragedy, go behind the music and inside the real story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan. Featuring some of the most iconic songs of the past 25 years - and one of the most inspiring stories in music history. Parents use discretion as there are a few moments of strong language.
Pick fresh fruit with amazing flavor at this farm in Dutchess County. Strawberries are ready in June, followed later by blueberries, apples and more.
Enjoy dozens of fun-filled activities, live animal shows, hands-on workshops, musical performances, special guest appearances and interactive demonstrations.
Join the community path for environmental education. This is a guided trail experience through the woodland forest. Specially-trained “Trail Ninja” volunteers provide information on trees, plants, wildlife, and seasonal changes. Topics vary each week. An ideal way to get acquainted with their trail system.
Kids can step inside the colorful world of Trolls in this interactive exhibit in New York City. Pick out your favorite Troll hairdo, then head out on a scavenger hunt to get ready for Poppy’s Best Day Ever party. On the way you’ll get the party going as a Musical Mix Master, step inside the confetti Caterbus, climb around Critter Creek, and don 3D Glitter Goggles to let loose at the big …
Sunday, July 21st, 1:00-3:00 pm.
Original picture book art is on display in the Learning Center this summer, highlighting animal characters in conversation with each other and inspiring conversations with the viewer. A variety of styles are on view from books written and illustrated by Nick Bruel, Eric Carle, Carson Ellis, Jerry Pinkney, Giselle Potter, Marisabina Russo, and Mo Willems. Creative illustration and animal-inspired activities …
Take a stroll to the Native Plant Meadow and join children and families as they read the story Bumblebee at Apple Tree Lane and walk among one of their short hiking trails. Stay after to explore the nature center.
Come shop with small farms and local artisan food makers in the center of Rye every Sunday, 8:30am to 2pm, from May to early December. The market is located in the parking lot behind the Purchase Street stores (enter from Theodore Fremd Avenue). Easy parking! SNAP EBT, WIC and FMNP checks welcome.
Pick-your-own season kicks off in early June with the farm’s certified organic strawberries. As the season rolls on, you can also pick sweet and sour cherries, organic raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, peaches and nectarines. Check website for availability.
Alaya Dance School is offerinf free ballet classes for kids and adults from July 16th to August 2nd
The market is open for the season! Visit the farm and buy food and other products from over 20 local vendors.
Art and nature exist in harmony on the grounds of PepsiCo’s headquarters. Marvel at more than three dozen works by major twentieth century artists as you walk through the carefully tended landscape.
Forget what you think you know about the King of the Dinosaurs. This special exhibition explores the full tyrannosaur story with life-sized reconstructions at various life stages, real fossils and casts, large-scale video projections, hands-on interactives and an exhilarating virtual reality experience that lets visitors work in a group to assemble a T. rex skeleton.
A roaring good time is back at the Bronx Zoo! Take the biggest, most realistic dinosaur ride in America to see 40 life-size animatronic dinos. Learn about species such as T-Rex and Spinosaurus and connections between animals at the zoo and their prehistoric predecessors. Plus, visit the fossil dig area, take photos and more.
Learn about the native plants of Brazil and become inspired plant lovers and designer-artists like Burle Marx. In the Children’s Adventure Garden, kids can pot up a fantastic philodendron plant and design a playful sculpture inspired by the bold colors and geometric shapes used by Marx.
Fly on over to the Greenburgh Nature Center to walk among live butterflies! The Center’s butterfly arbor is the perfect place to learn all about these enchanting creatures and their importance in nature.
Explore summer fruits throughout the Edible Academy! Learn more about the crops and spices used to make pickles. Make your own batch of “Fridge Pickles” to enjoy at home.
Dorothy is whisked away by tornado from her New York City apartment! What happens next? Follow the Yellow Brick Road for this new take on the classic tale. 1pm show on July 21 is a sensory-friendly performance.
Explore this car-free, 172-acre island gem in the heart of New York Harbor. Enjoy Slide Hill, play fountains, hammocks, biking, kayaking and many other activities throughout the summer. Check website for schedule.
With what flower do you most identify? Wave Hill’s flower experts give readings that match you with a flower that is a perfect “meta-flor” for who you are. Create assemblage-sculptures using found objects to fully represent your new floral identity.
Apollo 11 landed on the Moon 50 years ago today and we’ll mark this historic achievement with special activities in our Sun, Earth, Universe traveling exhibit, a collaboration with NASA and the NISE Net. Rocket in to Stepping Stones for this special weekend celebration!
Unleash your Ninja building powers to complete Master Wu’s challenges to become a Master of Spinjitzu! Pick your Elemental Power, build and fly your Spinjitzu flyer, create your epic battle movie and more.
A family event to sink your teeth into! Get special access at the Aquarium’s “Ocean Beyond the Sound” exhibit for an exciting view of the sharks being fed. Plus, visit the “fish kitchen” to see how food is prepped.
This 2nd annual convention features multiple video game tournaments, a meet and greet with celebrity guests, free movie viewings, tons of vendors from the world of comics/gaming/anime/movies, a cosplay competition and more!
This is the best introduction to wolves for families with young children. Learn all about wolves and their important role in the natural world, then visit Ambassador wolves Alawa, Nikai and Zephyr.
Enjoy stories and songs perfect for little ones in the lower terrace of the Walled Garden. Blankets are welcome only during storytime. Rain cancels.
Learn about current exhibitions, engage in conversations about the arts and sciences, plus do interactive activities relating to the exhibitions.
Enjoy music and dance, arts and crafts and food vendors, all with an Italian flair!