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8 Valentine’s Day Kids Activities in NYC

What are you doing this Valentine’s Day to show your kids the love?

Since we believe there’s no better gift than time spent together, here are eight fun activities to do with your kids leading up to and on Valentine’s Day.

Sweet Hearts Party and Chocolate Gift Box Making at Chocolate Works

From now through Valentine’s Day, this Upper West Side chocolate factory, party destination, and candy store is here to introduce your child to the chocolate making process with these creative, hands-on workshops. With several dates and times to choose from, this activity for kids aged 3 to 15 is sure to be a sweet treat!

Rice Krispies Decorating Class with Bubble Tea Tasting at Tenny & Betsy  

This Upper East Side café is hosting several Rice Krispies decorating classes leading up to and on the big day. They provide rainbow-colored Rice Krispies as well as an assortment of decorating tools so your child can let their imagination run wild, all while sipping on delicious bubble tea. For kids aged 4 to 7.

Valentine’s Soap Making at City Tree House

Tap into their crafty side and take your 5-to-9-year olds to the soap-making workshop at this Chelsea indoor play area. They’ll get to choose from an assortment of fun molds to handcraft unique designs using a selection of natural, high-quality, child-safe pigments and fragrances. In addition, class participants will be allowed to play in the main play area while they wait for their soaps to cool down. This workshop takes place on February 11th from 3:30 to 4:15 PM.


Be My Valentine Cookie Decorating at Sugarsuckle

This Hoboken sweet shop creates desserts that are both beautifully-styled and delicious. A fun and edible arts and crafts activity, where cookies and icing are the creative medium.

Takes place February 11th from 5-6 PM, for children aged 3 to 12.

The Little People Party Valentine’s Day Party at the backyard at Berry Park

This sweet celebration for kids from 0 to 3 years will feature free face painting from Hello Face Painting NYC, as well as drinks by Berry Park and treats for all to eat. Valentine’s Day from 3 to 5 PM.

Valentine’s Day Workshop at Citibabes

This family-membership SoHo club is hosting a fun afternoon for parents and children. You’ll sip on sparkling juice and snack on strawberries and dark chocolate while your children create Valentine’s cards for their loved ones. On Valentine’s Day from 3:15-4 PM, for children 2 to 7 years.

Tots & Hearts V-Day Celebration at Little Lola

For some more Valentine’s Day fun for the tots, head on over to this Clinton Hill children’s play space. Toddlers will participate in a V-Day themed craft they can take home. Music, dancing, and mingling to follow. For kids aged 0-4 years, on Valentine’s Day from 4 to 5 PM.

Valentine’s Day Cookie Decorating at Freshmade

Because there’s no such thing as too many sweet Valentine’s Day treats, come to this cookie decorating class with Penny Janes Cookies! Takes place at Freshmade, the cooking and craft studio and event space in NoHo on Valentine’s Day from 4:30-5:30 PM. For children aged 5 to 11.

If you’d like to attend any of the above activities but aren’t yet a KidPass member, you can join now for $18! Head to and enter the code VDAYROUNDUP to get this special offer.


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