Friday is National Donut Day, but here at KidPass we try not to play favorites when it comes to tasty treats!
So we’ve rounded up the most delicious ways you can celebrate a holiday centered around sugar. Sample some custom ice cream, create your very own chocolate, take a dessert tour, and more!
Visit the Color Factory
Friday, June 7th, various times / Tribeca / 3 – 17 years old
The sweetest exhibit at this museum is where you can indulge in a palette of colorful treats featuring a custom-color ice cream scoop! But while you’re there, make sure to also make your way through all 16 participatory installations. Gaze at the ombré floating balloon wishes, bust a move on the luminous dance floor, and jump into a room filled with balls!
Chocolate Workshop at Chocolate Works
Friday, June 7th, 4 PM / Brooklyn Heights / 5 – 17 years old
What’s more delicious than chocolate? How about your very own custom chocolate creation? At this workshop, little chocolatiers can make, decorate, and enjoy chocolate. Dip into the fountain or create a unique masterpiece!
Storybook Cooking at Freshmade NYC
Friday, June 7th, 1:30 PM / Greenwich Village / 24 months – 4 years old
While eating delicious treats is fun, working behind the scenes in the kitchen is even more fun! At this class, your kiddo’s favorite children’s books come to life as they create original recipes inspired by the stories.
Looking for one of the best scoops of ice cream in the city? Look no further than Ample Hills! Ample Hills Creamery is churning small batch ice cream like no other. Enjoy classic flavors and try out creative new combos!
Cooking! at Kid Works
Friday, June 7th, 10:45 AM / Chelsea / 24 months – 4 years old
Little chefs will enjoy lots of sensory play (think bins of cornstarch, flour, cornmeal, or whatever the class happens to be working with that day) where they are encouraged to touch, feel, and squish to their heart’s content. These classes are ‘hands-on’ as children chop, mix, combine, and are introduced to kitchen tools like the whisk, spatula, blender, and mixer.
Find Heaven in Hell’s Kitchen Dessert Tour
Saturday & Sunday, June 8th & 9th, 1 PM / Hell’s Kitchen / 4 – 16 years old
Have a little one with a sweet tooth? This mouthwatering tour is a must! Sample artisanal handcrafted chocolates, traditional American pies, the best cookie in NYC, the best Greek pastries you can find in New York City, and more!
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