Winter Break Fun With Kids

Winter break is almost here. Keep kids busy and active with these five fun and inexpensive activities.

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Beat the clock at Puzzle Break Long Island

180 Michael Drive, Syosset

Lure the kids away from the video games with a real-life escape room scenario. You are trapped in a room.  As you look around you start to notice strange objects and messages - or are they clues? Can you solve the puzzles, decode the locks, and escape within one hour?  Bring the family and test your skills at Puzzle Break Long Island. Puzzle Break is America’s oldest and most well-known real-life escape room facility. Book today and save $2.00 per player!  Use promo code: SAVE10LI

Photo courtesy of Puzzle Break Long Island

Climb aboard Thomas the Tank Engine at the Long Island Children’s Museum

11 Davis Ave, Garden City

Thomas, everyone’s favorite and beloved tank engine, along with Percy, Victor, and other friends are at the Long Island Children’s Museum. Visitors become temporary residents of the Island of Sodor and can climb aboard a large model of Thomas the Tank Engine, race trains along a giant track, and work together to sort and load cargo and maintain engines. Children will engage in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) challenges while having fun. This special exhibit runs through May 10, 2020.

Jump, flip, and tumble at Bounce!

310 Michael Drive, Syosset

Your kids will literally flip out with fun at Bounce! Family Entertainment Center, an indoor trampoline park. They can launch themselves from trampoline tumble mats into giant foam pits, perform incredible basketball dunks, compete in trampoline dodgeball games, and more. Bounce! also has a ninja course and an adventure zone which includes ropes course, rock walls and zip line.

Enjoy open Bounce! play all day during Presidents Week. Check the website for daily hours. Prices start at $24.99 for 60 minutes.

Strike up fun at Farmingdale Lanes

999 Conklin St., Farmingdale

Bring the kids to Farmingdale Lanes any weekday morning during Presidents Week and enjoy two hours of bowling anytime between 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. plus free use of rental shoes. The cost for up to six bowlers is $37.50 (regularly $40.00). You can make a reservation online.

Try to hit a hole in one in the dark at Monster Mini Golf

410 C, Commack Rd, Deer Park

Take your mini-golf game to the next level on Monster Mini Golf's glow-in-the-dark course. Monster also has arcade games, a laser maze, and a virtual reality game that transports players into a simulated environment that uses sight and sound to create an amazing, interactive experience. Pricing for kids is $11 per game; adults are $12 per game. Special combination packages are available. See website for details.

Even our attractions have attractions at Urban Air!

3147 Middle Country Road, Lake Grove, NY 11755

There's so much to do inside Urban Air that you might have to come back for a second visit.  Once you've experienced the adventure park for yourself, you'll see what we mean when we say we're more than just a trampoline park.  Young or old, tall or short, athletic or armchair quarterback - out attractions will help you defy gravity.  Test your skills in the Warrior Obstacle Course, compete with friends, or practice your own tricks freestyle.  No matter how you choose to play, you can take it to the next level at Urban Air. Packages startuing at $9.99/ month.

The Gravity Vault Melville is a state of the art indoor rock climbing facility.
40 Melville Park Rd., Melville, NY 11747
Whatever your climbing passion The Gravity Vault Melville has it all. Train like a pro combining your full body climbing workout with an intensive cardio and strength regimen for maximum results. Maybe you want to spice up your next Staff meeting? Then combine a team building session and rent our conference room to engage your team with a unique reward and still get the job done. 


Island Rock built by Solid Rock Wall Systems and RockWerx.

60 Skyline Dr, Plainview, NY 11803

This type of construction creates a unique, seamless climbing surface that is the closest thing to real rock you can find without bringing the real thing inside. Island Rock offers climbing for all ages and abilities. We have walls geared towards first time climbers who want to explore their old passion for climbing trees to the experienced, expert climber who climbs and competes all over the world. Whatever your level of skill, we have something for you!

RPM Raceway is America’s ultimate all-electric indoor karting

40 Daniel Street, Farmingdale, NY 11735

RPM Raceway is America’s ultimate all-electric indoor karting and entertainment destination providing an authentic, exhilarating and safe racing experience second only to climbing into an actual race car. RPM Raceway’s fastest lap racing format will elevate all adrenaline levels. Race head-to-head during Arrive and Drive, gather a group of eight or more for a competitive race event, host a personal celebration party or a large corporate / team-building event.