Events

Explore your City

October 2019

Wednesday, October 23

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.

Saturday, October 26

Halloween Festival

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Join for this fall festival, which will include field games, free pumpkins, pumpkin decorations, arts & crafts, Halloween-themed activities, face painting with Agostino Arts, live animals and inflatables.

Halloween Harvest Festival

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
This event is inspired by the Haitian Festival of the Ancestors, and will include a Gede song workshop, card readings, and a procession culminating in a powerful dance and drum performance.

Sunday, October 27

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 30

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.