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Kids, Teens, and Families

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is delighted to present fun-filled—and sun-filled!—summer programming and activities for young audiences, families, and the young at heart. The calendar is chock full of free events and performances every week, all summer long. Join us for storytimes, original poetry readings, music and dance workshops, engaging educational events led by Lincoln Center teaching artists, high-energy family-friendly concerts, and so much more! The power of the arts is indispensable, and it’s never too early to instill love and appreciation for it.

General Admission

All Summer for the City family and young audience events are FREE with General Admission, first-come, first-served. Just show up; tickets not required! Learn more »

Advance Reservation

Or, get priority access to select events by booking ahead of time. Check the dedicated event page to confirm if this option is available. Learn more »

Upcoming events for kids and families

Wednesday, June 01 at 11:30am

Add to Calendar 06/01/2022 11:30 am 06/01/2022 12:30 pm America/New_York Storytime &ndash; <em>Who Is Florence Price?</em> FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, June 04 at 11:00am

Add to Calendar 06/04/2022 11:00 am 06/04/2022 12:00 pm America/New_York Pre-show Family Workshop FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, June 04 at 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 06/04/2022 12:00 pm 06/04/2022 1:00 pm America/New_York The Future Perfect Project FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, June 11 at 11:00am

Add to Calendar 06/11/2022 11:00 am 06/11/2022 12:00 pm America/New_York Pre-show Family Workshop FAMILY | DANCE lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, June 11 at 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 06/11/2022 12:00 pm 06/11/2022 1:00 pm America/New_York ILL-Abilities FAMILY | DANCE lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Sunday, June 12 at 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 06/12/2022 4:00 pm 06/12/2022 5:00 pm America/New_York Family Dance: Noche Flamenca FAMILY I DANCE lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Wednesday, June 15 at 11:30am

Add to Calendar 06/15/2022 11:30 am 06/15/2022 12:30 pm America/New_York Storytime &ndash; <em>Jos&eacute;! Born to Dance</em> FAMILY I DANCE lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Wednesday, June 15 at 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 06/15/2022 6:00 pm 06/15/2022 7:00 pm America/New_York Poets on the Plaza SPOKEN WORD lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, June 18 at 11:00am

Add to Calendar 06/18/2022 11:00 am 06/18/2022 12:00 pm America/New_York Pre-show Family Workshop FAMILY | DANCE lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, June 18 at 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 06/18/2022 12:00 pm 06/18/2022 1:00 pm America/New_York Juneteenth Family Celebration FAMILY | DANCE lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, June 25 at 11:00am

Add to Calendar 06/25/2022 11:00 am 06/25/2022 12:00 pm America/New_York Pre-show Family Workshop FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, June 25 at 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 06/25/2022 12:00 pm 06/25/2022 1:00 pm America/New_York Gregorio Uribe FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Wednesday, June 29 at 11:30am

Add to Calendar 06/29/2022 11:30 am 06/29/2022 12:30 pm America/New_York Storytime &ndash;&nbsp;<em>A Note of Explanation: A Musical Adventure</em> FAMILY | THEATER lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Wednesday, June 29 at 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 06/29/2022 6:00 pm 06/29/2022 7:00 pm America/New_York Poets on the Plaza SPOKEN WORD lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, July 02 at 11:00am

Add to Calendar 07/02/2022 11:00 am 07/02/2022 12:00 pm America/New_York Pre-show Family Workshop FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, July 02 at 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 07/02/2022 12:00 pm 07/02/2022 1:00 pm America/New_York Los Pleneros de la 21 FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, July 09 at 11:00am

Add to Calendar 07/09/2022 11:00 am 07/09/2022 12:00 pm America/New_York Pre-show Family Workshop FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, July 09 at 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 07/09/2022 12:00 pm 07/09/2022 1:00 pm America/New_York Chloe Flower FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Wednesday, July 13 at 11:30am

Add to Calendar 07/13/2022 11:30 am 07/13/2022 12:30 pm America/New_York Storytime with the Library FAMILY | THEATER lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Wednesday, July 13 at 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 07/13/2022 6:00 pm 07/13/2022 7:00 pm America/New_York Poets on the Plaza SPOKEN WORD lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, July 16 at 11:00am

Add to Calendar 07/16/2022 11:00 am 07/16/2022 12:00 pm America/New_York Pre-show Family Workshop FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, July 16 at 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 07/16/2022 12:00 pm 07/16/2022 1:00 pm America/New_York Rainbow Girls FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Wednesday, July 20 at 11:30am

Add to Calendar 07/20/2022 11:30 am 07/20/2022 12:30 pm America/New_York Storytime: <em>Singing in the Rain</em> FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Wednesday, July 20 at 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 07/20/2022 6:00 pm 07/20/2022 7:00 pm America/New_York Poets on the Plaza SPOKEN WORD lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, July 23 at 11:00am

Add to Calendar 07/23/2022 11:00 am 07/23/2022 12:00 pm America/New_York Pre-show Family Workshop FAMILY | THEATER lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Saturday, July 23 at 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 07/23/2022 12:00 pm 07/23/2022 1:00 pm America/New_York Katie Madison FAMILY | MUSIC lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Sunday, July 24 at 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 07/24/2022 12:00 pm 07/24/2022 1:00 pm America/New_York SAB Family-friendly Ballet Workshop DANCE | FAMILY | PARTICIPATORY lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Wednesday, July 27 at 11:30am

Add to Calendar 07/27/2022 11:30 am 07/27/2022 12:30 pm America/New_York Storytime &ndash; <em>Just call me Ho&#39;onani</em> FAMILY | DANCE lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Wednesday, July 27 at 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 07/27/2022 6:00 pm 07/27/2022 7:00 pm America/New_York Poets on the Plaza SPOKEN WORD lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Sunday, July 31 at 10:00am

Add to Calendar 07/31/2022 10:00 am 07/31/2022 11:00 am America/New_York Adapted Family Dance Class with ABT DANCE | FAMILY lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

Sunday, July 31 at 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 07/31/2022 4:00 pm 07/31/2022 5:00 pm America/New_York Family Dance with Indigenous Enterprise DANCE | FAMILY lincolncenterathome.org Lincoln Center at Home false MM/DD/YYYY aho3e0k00zv7rk56sm4e178

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Health and safety

Lincoln Center is committed to enhancing the safety of our visitors, performers, and employees. Please see health guidelines for indoor and outdoor events before your visit. Learn more »

Accessibility

Our approach to accessibility mirrors our commitment to transform performing arts spaces to be more inclusive of our audiences’ identities and access needs by design, not as an afterthought or add-on. Learn more »

About Summer for the City

We’re thrilled to be coming together with our resident organizations and community partners to present hundreds of outdoor and indoor public events—all for FREE or Choose-What-You-Pay. Learn more »

Plan your visit

Before visiting us this summer, please take the time to read about the health and safety policy, ticketing, accessibility, and more. Click here »

Full Summer for the City calendar

Check out hundreds of outdoor and indoor events and performances for all ages, including music, dance, theater, film, art, education, and civic activations. View full calendar »

On-demand content for kids

Unable to join us in-person? Check out our on-demand collection for families and kids, bringing world-class performances and diverse musical perspectives straight to your home. Watch now »

Thanks to Our Supporters

Kids & Family Programming is made possible by Amazon.

Programming for Lincoln Center Education is made possible by Carnegie Corporation of New York, LuEsther T. Mertz Charitable Trust, Esme Usdan and James Snyder, Constans Culver Foundation, Alice L. Walton Foundation, May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, Henry and Lucy Moses Fund, Inc., William Sherman, trustee for the Murray G. and Beatrice H. Sherman Charitable Trust, Theodore H. Barth Foundation, and Lincoln Center's generous donors and supporters.

Lincoln Center Education is also made possible by public funds facilitated by the Honorable Oswald Feliz and the Honorable Keith Powers of the New York City Council.