Hoping to Appear in Court Via Skype? Not So Fast.
Skype is no longer only for catching up with friends who are traveling around the world or for children who want to show grandma their latest masterpiece.
Cruise Through The Streets Of Beacon, NY & Its Natural Wonderlands With The Family
For families looking to swap the bustle of city life in favor of some fresh air and outdoor fun, look no further than Beacon, NY. Located about 90 minutes north of NYC in the Hudson Valley, Beacon is a charming city with a small town vibe. Beacon offers farm-to-table dining, world-class art institutions, cultural activities, and a ton of outdoor adventure that’s great for a fun-filled family day trip.
Time slows down at this charming, sun-soaked island with a (natural) wild side
Clear skies, pristine beaches, and abundant sunshine: That’s what you typically get when you visit Aruba. Located about 15 miles from Venezuela, this tropical island—just outside of the hurricane belt—will charm the family with its vibrant culture, delicious food, and wild side (think: undisturbed land). And with a plane ride that’s 4.5 hours from NYC, families can quickly learn why Aruba is called “One Happy Island.”
From Venues To Photographers, Here Are 70+ Top Picks For Making Your Child’s Mitzvah Celebration A Day To Remember.
A bar or bat mitzvah is a special time in your child’s life, as it marks his or her journey into adulthood. To help you plan this milestone celebration, we’ve put together a guide to the best venues in and near NYC—regardless of what aesthetic you’re going for, from sporty to glam, we’ve got you covered.
Student athletes who step in the huddle with Huddle Up NYC learn the fundamentals of football and how to improve their skills.
With the NFL season underway, football fans around the city are once again daydreaming about making the same big plays—the ones that end up on ESPN SportsCenter’s top ten plays. But before your future wideout can catch it like Beckham or throw it like Brady (Tom, that is), they will need to learn the fundamentals.
Get the scoop on all the fun happenings slated for Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day this year on August 26.
Tennis fans, the wait is almost over. The summer’s biggest family tennis event is almost here! On Saturday, August 26—just a couple of weeks away—young tennis fans get to take over the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center for the annual Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day. So grab the clan and head over to Flushing Meadows for an entire day of non-stop fun that includes interactive games, family activities, chart-topping musical performers, and big name tennis players—all to pay homage to tennis legend and humanitarian Arthur Asheand to help raise money for the National Junior Tennis & Learning Network (NJTL).
Winter is coming (and not just to Westeros!)—plan your family’s vacation time strategically by considering 3 sun-soaked locales within easy flying distance of NYC: Puerto Rico, the Bahamas & Los Cabos.
Destination: Los Cabos, Mexico
Los Cabos, a growing, luxury resort-area located on Baja California Sur’s southernmost tip, is the ideal location for family fun in the sun.
Keep your child happy and healthy on the field with the help of these tips.
All parents want their kids to be safe, secure, and healthy. And for some parents, being healthy includes participating in sports. Playing sports is a great way for kids to get some exercise, boost their self-confidence, build leadership skills, learn how to handle adversity, and overcome obstacles. Unfortunately, with the increasing number of kids participating in sports, there’s also an increase in the rate of sports-related injuries. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, “more than 2.6 million children 0-19 years old are treated in the emergency department each year for sports and recreation-related injuries.”
With a fantastic lineup of former and current tennis players, skill activities, and live entertainment, the whole family will love this two-day tennis festival.
For tennis lovers around the world, August means only one thing: the US Open. Tennis’ final and last Grand Slam of the year and the highest-attended sporting event in the world.
Adventurous kids will love tearing up the mountains!
For kids that love bike riding and have a thirst for adventure, mountain biking is a great activity to introduce them to. Mountain biking is “a healthy, fun, and low impact way to build fitness, gain confidence, and enjoy time outdoors,” said Ross Rushin, mountain bike instructor and mountain bike assistant brand manager at Trek Bicycle Corporation.