Family Friendly Events New York City: September
Back-to-School Art, Children’s Museum of Manhattan, September 6 and 7 at 10am
Take a trip to the Children’s Museum for a back-to-school book making project. Your child will build a school-themed booklet where they can document their back-to-school adventures.
West Side County Fair, Riverside Park, September 7
Get the full country fair experience right here in Manhattan at the 12th annual West Side County Fair. The crosstown trip is worth it for the rides, aerial performers, reptiles, live music and much more.
Potions and Planting: McKittrick Hotel, Saturday, September 13 at 10am
Give your little one the opportunity to have “tea” and treats at Gallow Green, the magical rooftop of the McKittrick Hotel. Adults must be accompanied by at least one child, between the ages of 6 and 11 years old. Tickets are $25 per person and include a high-tea platter, pink lemonade and a hands-on lesson on potions and planting.
Maker Faire: New York Hall of Science September 20 & 21
A true celebration of the maker movement, the Maker Faire showcases invention, creativity and resourcefulness under one roof. The Maker Faire is an all-ages event featuring innovation and experimentation across the spectrum of science, engineering, art, performance and craft.