There are daily FREE Nickelodeon events for kids in NYC this week, leading up to the Worldwide Day of Play on Saturday, Sept. 21, with a full day of fun and games in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. All events start at 3 p.m., so the kids can join in after school, except for the weekend event event, which is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Here’s the daily schedule, and you can find more details on the Nickelodeon Day of Play website – click the mute button to avoid the grown-up actress hyping the events in a faux kiddie voice.
Wednesday: Art of Stepping and National Double Dutch League get kids moving at Union Square Park
Thursday: SpongeBob, Patrick and Dora the Explorer cheer on kids at a mini-triathlon Thursday, while others kayak at Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse, skateboard or play volleyball at Pier 6 Volleyball Courts;
Friday: New York Road Runners Club hosts a Nickelodeon-themed “5-Borough Relay Race” with SpongeBob, Patrick, Dora and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Saturday: Football and tennis drills, dance, stepping and double dutch, and more, including a special concert performance by Big Time Rush and Ariana Grande. Tickets are required for entry to the WWDOP concert, but those are FREE also. Get them now, before the space fills up and you disappoint your Tweens and Pre-Tweens