Top Ten Weekend Events

So much happening around town from an Introduction to horses, to live music to high energy circus acts and much more.

Here are some our favorite events. Enjoy!
Gallop NYC
November 19, 10:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.
Bowling Green (Caton Ave. & Coney Island Ave)
A free one-hour introduction to horses and introductory riding lessons open to children age 8 and older. GallopNYC uses horseback riding to bring joy and hope to children with developmental, emotional, social and physical challenges.  Learn more at GallopNYC.

Keller Williams
November 19, 10:30 a.m.
The Brooklyn Bowl
Kids will love the live music of Keller Williams complete with drum circles, balloons and confetti.  Check out all the details at Brooklyn Bowl.

The Handsome Little Devil’s Squirm Burpee Circus
November 19, 10:30 a.m.
Kingsboro Community College
Kids and parents alike will love the high-energy acts in this circus including the Human Cannonball, chainsaw juggling and much more.  Get tickets at Handsome Devil Circus.

Tobias Turkey
November 19, 11:00 a.m.
PS 3, The Bedford Village School,
The Shadowbox Theatre presents this wonderful puppet show for children ages 3-7 to get you in the holiday spirit.  Get details at Tobias Turkey.

Children’s Book Fair
November 19, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Brooklyn Museum
30 Brooklyn authors and illustrators will  be on hand with featured story books, picture books, and graphic novels.  Kids will enjoy author readings and games as well.  Get details at Book Fair.

Music with Bonga
November 19, 4:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m
493 Atlantic Avenue
If your kids like drums, this is the place to be as Bonga brings his bag of percussion toys for children to make their own music.  Using handmade drums; tcha-tchas, and wooden blocks, kids will move and groove at this rhythm workshop. Leran more at Gumbo Brooklyn.

Icky Fest
November 19 & 20, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Brooklyn Children’s Museum
The annual IckyFest Weekend returns!  Children learn about fascinating and icky scientific events as they explore all things slimy, yucky and disgusting.  Learn more at Icky Fest

Live Animal Encounter
November 19 & 20, 4:15 p.m.
Brooklyn Children’s Museum
Try to guess what animals are in the box this week.  Get up-close and personal and learn about each creature at this live animal encounter.  See details at Live Animal Encounter.

Storytime at Greenlight
November 20, 11:00 a.m.
Greenlight Bookstore, Fort Greene
New York-based illustrator Marcellus Hall shares his latest  work, Full Moon & Star, which introduces readers to playwriting and performing while sharing a unique and tender story of friendship.  Learn more at Greenlight Bookstore.

Zoo Keeper Chat
November 20, 11:00 a.m. & 3:30 p.m.
Prospect Park Zoo
Kids will love the opportunity to chat with zookeepers about animals, learn how keepers care for the animals and ask any questions they want about life at the zoo.  Learn more at Keeper Chats.

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