We’re in the prime of summer and we want to soak up every last minute. Want to soak up summer in the city while having a blast and trying something new? Check out our bucket list of things you can’t miss this summer!
1. Have your head in the clouds
New York City is known for its selection of amazing rooftops to enjoy. Whether you’re uptown, downtown, or somewhere in between, Mommy Nearest’s list of the 10 best kid-friendly rooftops is a must-read.
2. Take a summer art class!
There’s no better time than the summer to exercise your right brain. Here at Kids at Art, we’re offering a wide variety of art classes. Check out the schedule and reserve your child’s spot here (
3. Spend an afternoon on the Great Lawn
Picnic? Sunshine? Games? Sign us up. The Great Lawn in Central Park is the perfect place to hang out on a beautiful sunny weekend. Bring a blanket, a game, and some snacks and head on over!
4. Food festival
Adventurous eater or not, you’re welcome! New York City in the summer boasts some of the best food festivals in the world; there’s truly something for everyone. Check out Grubstreet’s list (
2019/06/the-grub-guide-summer- food-festivals-nyc.html) of upcoming summer festivals and bring your appetite.
5. See an outdoor concert
Whether it’s the SummerStage in Central Park or Forest Hills Stadium, summer is undoubtedly the best time to jam out to your favorite artists. Some of the concerts on our lists include Carly Rae Jepsen and Ariana Grande.
6. Beach bum
No need to travel too far to enjoy some sun and sand. Take a trip to Queens and get a spot at Rockaway Beach! Enjoy a fun filled day and some tacos at Tacoway Beach.
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