Mad. Sq. Kids is the Conservancy’s free program for children that includes our Mad. Sq. Kids Summer Concert Series, Art in the Park, Kids Fest and Mad. Sq. Kids EXPLORE! For the 2014 season Art in the Park will kickoff on May 20th and the Mad. Sq. Kids Summer Concerts will resume every Tuesday and Thursday morning running June 10 – August 7. For information about Mad. Sq. Kids please contact us at (212) 325-2101.

Kids Fest is a bi-annual children’s festival in the spring and fall featuring arts and crafts, live music, theater, storytelling, face painting, and more. We look forward to Spring Kids Fest 2014 on May 17.

Mad. Sq. Kids Concerts are held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings during the summer months. Thank you to our sponsors and all of our families for a great 2013 season! Check our Mad. Sq. Flickr and You Tube to relive our concerts from summer 2013! Join us for the 2014 season from June 10 – August 7.


May 17 – 10:30am - 1:30pm

Spring Kids Fest: May 17th!

Spring Kids Fest is our favorite way to kick off a fresh season of free and fun programming in 2014! Join us in Madison Square Park with our friends at Time Out New York Kids on Saturday, May 17th from 10:30am-1:30pm for Spring Kids Fest.

Free fun indeed! Everything is free for your little ones from snacks, live shows, arts and crafts, games, face painting, storytelling and so much more. The main stage presents shakin’ performances by Mil’s Trills (1pm), Story Pirates (12pm) and Field Station: Dinosaurs (11am).  In the northern reflecting pool Songs for Seeds will be jammin’ out at 10:30am, 11:30am and 12:30pm. Imagine the park transformed into a kiddie wonderland– that’s Spring Kids Fest. It’s a wonderful time of year and we invite you and your families to MSP on May 17th.

Make sure to sign up for our e-newsletters on our homepage for upcoming sneak peaks of the fest.

Check out photos from Spring Kids Fest 2013:

For more photos of Spring Kids Fest 2013 follow us on Flickr.

Upcoming Events

May 17 – 10:30am - 1:30pm

Spring Kids Fest: May 17th!