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Blue Cross RiverRink at Winterfest

Mar 07, 2021

General admission to Winterfest is free; ice skating, games, rides, and are pay-as-you-go (Guests will not be permitted to stroll the park with food and beverages). Winterfest is a dog-friendly site. However, dogs are not permitted in the skate-rental area, cabins, or the Lodge. Our team monitors capacity for the rink and VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Holiday (seasonal events), Kids (5-9), Outdoor Activities, Tweens & Teens (10+)

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Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit

Mar 07, 2021

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit comes to life at Liberty Science Center, beginning Jan. 16! Follow along with Daniel and his friends in this exhibit based on the award-winning PBS Kids television series and explore the Neighborhood. Through immersive experiences, visitors collaborate to solve problems, use their imaginations to transform VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Baby (under 2), For Families, Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Museums (workshops, exhibits, tours), Preschooler (2-5)

Moxie Chic’s Design Contest to Benefit Equality Now in Honor of International Women’s Day

Mar 07, 2021 @ 12:00 AM

Moxie Chic Launches Design Contest to Benefit Equality Now in Honor of International Women’s Day The NYC-Based Girl Power Brand is Hosting a Design Contest for Artists 5-30 In an effort to inspire, empower and motivate females all around the country, Moxie Chic, an NYC-based feminist apparel brand that promotes VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Art (crafts, fine art, jewelry making, pottery), For Families, For Grown-ups, Free Events, Kids (5-9), Tweens & Teens (10+)

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Elmo’s Furry Fun Fest

Mar 07, 2021

This ALL-NEW event series will offer guests brand new, limited capacity special events where they can celebrate everyone’s favorite red monster during Elmo’s Rockin’ Birthday Bash, treat little loves to a fun day during the My Fuzzy Valentine’s Celebration, let the good times roll during our FIRST-EVER family-friendly Mardi Gras Celebration, grab cozy VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Families, Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Special Needs (for families with children with special needs)

Ralph’s World: Milk and Cookies

Mar 07, 2021 @ 12:00 AM

Dance, sing, and rock out with indie rock star and children’s entertainer Ralph Covert! Ralph Covert is the creator of Ralph’s World, the kids’ indie rock band that wins over children and parents alike. Ralph's State Theatre Milk & Cookies debut performance will feature music, silliness, and fun for the VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: dance, For Families, Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

Aaron Nigel Smith: Ralph’s World

Mar 07, 2021 @ 12:00 AM

Experience the peaceful joy of Reggae with a performance by Billboard chart-topper Aaron Nigel Smith! The Milk & Cookies artist recently released In Our America, an album that debuted at #1 on the Billboard Reggae charts. Songs from the album are featured in his Milk & Cookies performance! The Reggae VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: dance, For Families, Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

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New York International Children’s Film Festival

Mar 07, 2021 @ 12:00 AM

New York International Children’s Film Festival (NYICFF), North America’s largest film festival for children and teens ages 3-18, runs March 5th-14th. For the first time in its 24 year history, families across the country can attend this prestigious, Oscar-qualifying festival as an online event. NYICFF offers the very best in VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Festivals (fairs, parties, parades), For Families, Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Tweens & Teens (10+)

Adjust the Procedure

Mar 07, 2021 @ 12:00 AM

Spin Cycle in association with JCS Theater Company presents The World Premiere of ADJUST THE PROCEDURE, a new play by Jake Shore (The Devil Is On The Loose With An Axe In Marshalltown, Holy Moly, and Down The Mountain And Across The Stream) conceived during the pandemic and created with Zoom VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: For Grown-ups, Indoor Activities, Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies)

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Roxey Ballet’s Spring Season of Dance

Mar 07, 2021 @ 12:30 AM

Roxey Ballet's spring season of dance consists of three fantastic virtual productions. "Pied Piper of Hamelin" and "Carnival of the Animals" premiering on May 31st and "Latin Creations" showcase featuring Latin choreographers, premiering on May 14th. All three performances will be available on the "Roxey Ballet Channel". The channel includes VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: ballet, dance, For Families, Indoor Activities, Kids (5-9), Preschooler (2-5), Shows (concerts, dance, theater, movies), Tweens & Teens (10+)

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The Raptor Trust Virtual Programs

Mar 07, 2021 @ 09:00 AM

The Raptor Trust is a 501© 3 non-profit organization located in Millington, NJ that provides free medical care to thousands of injured and orphaned wild birds each year. In addition, the Raptor Trust provides educational programs to individuals, clubs, and schools about New Jersey's native raptors. The Raptor Trust is VIEW EVENT DETAILS

CATEGORY: Nature (science, outdoors, gardens, animals)