Virtual Sea Chanteys and Maritime Music Sing-Along

The South Street Seaport Museum’s monthly sea-music event Sea Chanteys and Maritime Music –the original NYC chantey sing, now made popular on TikTok – continues on Sunday, July 3, 2022 at 2pm ET. The in-person event will be aboard 1885 tall ship Wavertree. Join a...

SF Hotel Offers Summer Camp

On July 8-9, 2022, The Westin St. Francis is hosting its first ever  “Dollie & Me Summer Camp.” Kids will enjoy a magical experience like no other at this overnight camp filled with crafting, playtime, movies, and gifts. “Dollie & Me Summer Camp” includes...
Schofferhofer’s juice and beer

Schofferhofer’s juice and beer

By Meghan McCloskey, Taking the Kids Correspondent Move over hard seltzer. This summer’s most satiating patio drink is Schöfferhofer’s half fruit juice/half beer Hefeweizen beers. The low alcohol content caught my eye, so I grabbed a Schöfferhofer Happy Pack for an...

National Park visitors play big economic role

The Department of the Interior reports visitor spending in communities near national parks in 2021 resulted in a $42.5 billion benefit to the nation’s economy and supported 322,600 mostly local jobs.  “Nature is essential to the health, well-being and prosperity of...
The unique Caribbean culture of Curacao

The unique Caribbean culture of Curacao

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Do you know your ABCs? We’re talking the ABC islands — Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao, the three westernmost islands of the Leeward Antilles in the Caribbean Sea. Aruba is best known to Americans; Bonaire is a diver’s paradise....

Gant Aspen Announces Sustainability Initiatives

The Gant Aspen debuts sustainability initiatives to commit to preserving the natural resources of the Roaring Fork Valley in western Colorado. The Gant Aspen now offers sustainable products and practices to promote environmental responsibility and mindfulness. The...

Breathing Room at San Diego Children’s Museum

The New Children’s Museum in San Diego is putting a greater emphasis on providing sensory-friendly programming, services and healing spaces. The Breathing Room is for neurodivergent individuals and others needing a sensory friendly experience. As part of this...

Yellowstone south loop to reopen June 22

At 8 a.m. on June 22, Yellowstone National Park will begin allowing visitors to access the south loop of the park following recent flooding. Access from the north end of the park is likely to remain closed most of the summer. The south loop is accessed from the East...

Extinct and Endangered: Insects in Peril

From bees to butterflies, insects help keep natural ecosystems healthy, but many insect species are in decline. A new exhibit in New York explains why. Experience these tiny animals’ outsized impact on our planet at the American Museum of Natural History in New...

Snowmass Bike Park gears up for summer

It’s time to gear up and get out at Snowmass Bike Park near Aspen CO, opening for the summer season on Tuesday, June 21. Offering more than 25 miles of trails and nearly 3,000 vertical feet of riding from the top of Elk Camp Chairlift to Snowmass Base Village—the...