Events

Explore your City

June 2019

Saturday, October 19

Halloween Festival

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Join for field games, free pumpkins, pumpkin decorations, arts and crafts, Halloween-themed activities, face painting with Agostino Arts, live animals, and inflatables!

Sunday, October 20

Free Visits to the Queens Botanical Garden

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Visit the Queens Botanical Garden's sprawling landscape and a wide array of plants for free.

Explore the NY Hall of Science for Free

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Take your kids to the New York Hall of Science this break and discover over 450 interactive exhibits, events, and workshops.

Wednesday, October 23

Free Admission at the Bronx Zoo

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
General admission is free all day on Wednesdays at the Bronx Zoo! Come see thousands of animals at one of the largest zoos in the world.

Free Admission at New York Botanical Garden

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Explore the New York Botanical Garden's enchanting plants for free on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings.

Free Visits to the Queens Botanical Garden

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Visit the Queens Botanical Garden's sprawling landscape and a wide array of plants for free.

New York Aquarium Pay-As-You-Wish Wednesdays

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Visit the New York Aquarium to view over 250 species of aquatic wildlife, see penguin and sea otter feedings, and watch an interactive sea lion show.

Thursday, October 24

Pumpkin Painting: Bronx

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
It’s that time of year when you use your creative chops and turn pumpkins into festive decorations.

Friday, October 25

Explore the NY Hall of Science for Free

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Take your kids to the New York Hall of Science this break and discover over 450 interactive exhibits, events, and workshops.

Gracie Mansion Halloween

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray are excited to invite you to Gracie Mansion Halloween! New York City families are invited to enjoy tricks and treats at Gracie Mansion.