The coolest family attraction to hit the New York/New Jersey Metro Area in years has finally arrived. After years of delays, the American Dream shopping and entertainment complex in East Rutherford, N.J., opened in November 2019 and it includes an oasis of thrilling entertainment including Nickelodeon Universe. Why is Nickelodeon Universe a must see? Let us count the ways: 1. Easy, convenient access Nickelodeon Universe is less than 30 minutes away from NYC by car or bus (they have an express bus leaving the NYC Port Authority station every 20 to 30 minutes). If you drive, parking is free … [Read more...]
New York International Children's Film Festival this month enters its third decade of bringing families great movies from around the world and NYC Dads Group can hook you up with discount tickets to the festivities.
New York International Children's Film Festival, or NYICFF for short, is one of the largest and most influential family movie events in North America. The annual festival offers thoughtful, intelligent programming for children ages 3 to 18.
This year's festival runs four weekends from Feb. 21 to March 15, in select … [Read more...]
Editor’s note: New York City presents amazing cultural opportunities to share with our families. We recently collaborated with Disney’s "THE LION KING" to experience this legendary Broadway show. Member Corbin Younger reviews this must-see musical. As we roar into the holiday season, a pride of 25 NYC fathers and their children recently attended a production of Disney’s award-winning best musical THE LION KING at the Minskoff Theatre. Coming up the escalators, my daughter and I immediately realized we were being transported someplace special. The sides of the theater look like the … [Read more...]