NYC Kids Weekend Events: Aug. 27-29

Get in touch with your creative side this weekend! Check out this art class on the High Line,  dance with the family at Industry City,  or catch a sunset concert. Scroll down for the rest of our fun weekend event picks for kids below!


Pixar Putt

Putt your way around 9 or 18 holes inspired by your favorite Pixar animated films like Toy Story, The Incredibles, Monsters Inc, Finding Nemo, Luca and more! Event Details.

The Kids Tonight Show

From the opening sketch, through the show monologue, to big celebrity interviews, games, skits, and demonstrations, the show will offer a unique kid’s lens on an iconic TV institution. Event Details.

Dig Plant Grow- Pollinator Pals

Learn more about the relationship between garden pollinators and their favorite plants, including the garden’s very own honeybees. Children are invited to plant their own wildflower mix to take home. Event Details.

Welcome Back Celebration at Hunts Point

Children and families are invited to enjoy an afternoon of crafts, games, inflatables, ices, cotton-candy, popcorn, music, and nature education. Event Details.

Sunset on the Hudson

One of HRPK’s longest running music series, Sunset on the Hudson kicks off summer weekends in NYC just right—with local artists and performers bringing free outdoor concerts right to you. Event Details.

Movies Under the Stars

Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment for a free screening of Toy Story 4. Event Details.

Family Art Project: Know My Name

Deepen your connection to your favorite houseplant or spot in the garden by creating a mosaic stepping stone that acts as a label to identify and tell the narrative of these living beings. Event Details.

Community Day

Live entertainment, fun activities for children, raffles, and free refreshments await you at this community event. Event Details.

Saturday Art Workshop

Roll up your sleeves and express yourself through art. All are invited to these drop-in workshops, where you can paint, draw, sculpt, and more. Event Details.

Rock N Roll Playhouse Reggae

Rock n’ Roll Playhouse plays tunes from a rotating roster of artists for kids, and adults too. Expect dancing, interactive games and loads of fun! Event Details.


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


–  Jesseca Stenson


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