Best Things to Do with NYC Kids: October 2013 Go List
October brings all kinds of fall fun like harvest festivals, pumpkin picking and a host of Halloween happenings. But there are also wonderful family-friendly exhibits and children's theater shows, plus cultural celebrations like the citywide Open House NY and the Historic House Festival, and National Design Week at Harlem's Cooper-Hewitt Design Center. With so many amazing options, how is your family ever going to choose? Well, that's what our October Go List is for. Behold, the best 14 things to do throughout the month.
As always, if an event piques your interest, be sure to click through to our listing for all the details, including address and time. And keep in mind: In NYC, really cool things to do with kids often get booked up quickly. So buy your tickets ASAP or, in the case of FREE events, arrive as early as possible to try to beat the crowds.
Now get your calendars ready! Here are the top 14 things to do with kids in New York City this October, seven of which are FREE.