Upcoming Exciting Events for the Whole Family

These three upcoming events for the family involve music, puppetry and science!
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Smart Entertainment – Family Fun in NYC

Seeking family activities that will entertain the mind and also expand it?

Check out these exciting happenings:

Enter a World of Cardboard Puppets

Creativity is often fueled by seeing other innovative and exciting projections.

Cardboard Explosion at Symphony Space on Saturday sounds like just the ticket:

"Just Kidding: Cardboard Explosion" - at Symphony Space
Photo via symphonyspace.org

“…a one-of-a-kind puppetry experience as five original stories come to life using nothing but cardboard and the power of imagination. With help from the audience, puppeteer Brad Shur transforms simple cardboard shapes into elaborate characters, then brings them to life right before your eyes.”

See Cantastic Sculptures

Canstruction - Sculpture - Balloon Animal
Photo from brookfieldplaceny.com

Canstruction features amazing sculptures made of cans – from the yearly challenges for architects, engineers and contractors. You can even be part of the judging!

True Escapism: Plan an Escape!

Free Escape Games - at Sony Square
Photo from sony.com/square-nyc/

Walk over to Sony Square NYC at 25th and Madison for free escape games! You can challenge your kids – and yourself – with physical and mental tasks. Find a way to crack critical code  – or foil a scoundrel with a stolen time machine. On until December 2nd.

Many other great suggestions – where we found these – on New York Family.