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Things to Do with Kids in Rockland County this Weekend

Things to Do with Kids in Rockland County this Weekend

Plan a fun weekend for your family in Rockland and Bergen counties!


Enjoy these fun weekend activities with your kids in Rockland County. Start planning your weekend now.


Editor's Picks for This Weekend

Public Ice Skating

WHEN: Nov. 5 - Mar. 5, Fridays and Saturdays, 10am-9:3pm; Sundays, 10am-7:30pm
WHERE: Bear Mountain Ice Rink, Bear Mountain Ice Rink State Park, Bear Mountain , NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Bring the family out to enjoy this outdoor ice skating rink located in Bear Mountain State Park in the Lower Hudson Valley. WANT TO GO? $5 admission; $10 skate rental. 845-942-1789.
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Mad Science-Slippery Science for grades K-2 FREE

WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 4, 2-3pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library, 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT:

Mad Science Slippery Science Workshop. This class demystifies one of the most beneficial molecules known to humankind…polymers! Designed for kids in grades K-2. 

WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800.
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Pinkalicious

WHEN: Sunday, Feb. 5, 1:30pm and 4:30pm, Sensory friendly performance.
WHERE: Mayo Performing Arts Center, 100 South Street, Morristown, New Jersey
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: A girl finds herself in a colorful predicament after her indulgence in too many pink cupcakes causes a severe case of Pinkititis that turns her pink from head to toe! Recommended for ages 4+.     WANT TO GO? $12-$15. 973-539-8008.
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Even More Weekend Fun

Ice Bumper Cars

WHEN: Jan. 12 - Feb. 26, See website for schedule
WHERE: Bergen County's Winter Wonderland at Van Saun County Park, 216 Forest Ave., Paramus, NJ
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Try this new and exciting way to experience the Rink at Winter Wonderland!  WANT TO GO? $20.
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Ice Bumper Cars

WHEN: Jan. 12 - Feb. 26, See website for schedule
WHERE: Bergen County's Winter Wonderland at Van Saun County Park, 216 Forest Ave., Paramus, NJ
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Try this new and exciting way to experience the Rink at Winter Wonderland!  WANT TO GO? $20.
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American Dream Celebrate Lunar New Year FREE

WHEN: Jan. 13 - Feb. 5, See website for schedule
WHERE: American Dream, 1 American Dream Way, Dream Stage - Court A, Level 1, East Rutherford, NJ
AGES: All
WHAT:

Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit at American Dream. Enjoy traditional Chinese music, modern symphonies, cutting-edge K-pop, and more live from The Dream Stage.

Friday, Jan. 13, 3pm-5pm Traditional Chinese Costume Show

Saturday, Jan. 14, 2pm-4pm K-Pop Dance Contest

Jan. 15, 2pm-4pm, Traditional Chinese Dragon-Lion Dance

 

Sunday, Jan. 15, 6pm-8pm, Live DJ Set: DJ Samu

Thursday, Jan. 19, 1:30pm-3:30pm, Lunar New Year Opening Ceremony

 

Friday, Jan. 20, 3pm-5pmThe Art and Artistry of the Chinese Yoy

 

Saturday, Jan. 21. 2pm-8pm, American Youth Celebrate Chinese New Year

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Sunday, Jan. 22, 2pm-3pm, Special Lunar New Year Concert by Bravura Youth Orchestra

Friday, Jan. 27, 3pm-5pm, Live Music from Cellist Steven Fang and the Asian Cultural Symphony Friday

Saturday, Jan. 28, 11am-5pm, Chinese Fashion Show & USA Children’s Pagean

 

Sunday, Jan. 29, 2pm-8pm, Starlight Youth Talent Competition

Friday, Feb. 3, 3pm-5pm, Traditional Chinese Music

Saturday, Feb. 4, 11am-5pm SPECTACULARE Rabbit! Rabbit!

Sunday, Feb. 5, 5pm-9pm Lantern Festival and Opera NightWANT TO GO? 833-263-7326.
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Playtime Storytime FREE

WHEN: Feb. 3 - 24, Fridays, 10:30-11:15am
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library, 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT:

Make crafts, play with toys and make new friends! For babies and toddlers-families welcome! No registration required. Please note - parent or guardian remains in the room during this program. Siblings will be allowed to stay in the room.

WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800.
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R.E.A.D. to a Dog FREE

WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 4, 10:30am-12pm
WHERE: Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library Main Branch, 10 West Ramapo Road, Garnerville, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT:

For ages 5 & up. Sign up for a 15 minute session to read one-on-one to a therapy dog! Registration is open for everyone. Call 845.786.3800 x 25 to register.

WANT TO GO? 845-786-3800.
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Maple Sugaring

WHEN: Feb. 5 - Mar. 26, Sundays, 11:30am-12:30pm and 1-2pm
WHERE: Tenafly Nature Center, 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly, NJ
AGES: All
WHAT: Check the Center's tapped tree and boil down sap to make fresh, warm maple syrup, a sweet treat for all to taste. WANT TO GO? $12; $8 members. 201-568-6093.
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We love weekends because they allow us to spend quality time with our kids, whether with a fun day trip to a nearby family-friendly destination or a family day of fun that's close to home in Rockland County or Bergen County, NJ. There’s lots to do this weekend with your family, from concerts and performances to museum exhibits, shows, crafts activities, seasonal events, parades, and more, so you're sure to find the perfect thing to do with your family in Rockland or Bergen this weekend. Look no further for ideas and plan your weekend with our guide that highlights the best family-friendly (in-person and virtual) events happening in and around Rockland County, including family fun in Nanuet, Haverstraw, Garnerville, Nyack, Warwick, Palisades, Montgomery, New City, and West Nyack, as well as awesome family fun in Bergen County, NJ, including things to do in Hillsdale, Paramus, Englewood, Ramsey, and nearby Jersey City. Browse our calendar for hundreds of things to do each month, and check out our weekend roundups for WestchesterLong IslandManhattanBrooklyn, and Queens!

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