The Mother of All Expos is Back May 5th!

New York’s largest borough is proud to bring back the mother of all expos. On Sunday May 5, the New York Hall of Science will proudly bring The 2013 Mama’s Expo, NYC’s premiere event to local parents. Open to all parents, expectant moms, and children ages 0-6, attendees will have unprecedented, insider access to some of the best local services, entertainment, activities, specialists and products currently available for families in New York City.

From finding new local classes and schools, to the best innovative products and retail stores, parents will receive an exclusive look at all of the new resources available to make sure they are in-the-know!

Families will enjoy:

  • Loads of free giveaways from the nation’s best kids brands
  • Designated play areas and free sample classes throughout the day to keep kids busy
  • Shopping and discounts from the hottest new retail companies
  • The opportunity to speak one-on-one to representatives from top vendors and local businesses such as Happy Baby, Music Together, The Queens Botanical Garden, NYC Parks, Click and Improve, Dolphin Organics and more.
  • Samplings of kid friendly food and treats
  • On-site entertainment and performances
  • All day access to the New York Hall of Science and the Science Playground
  • And much more…

Expo Sponsors:

  • Media Sponsors – WNYC, Queens Parent Magazine and Yelp
  • Corporate Sponsors – Music Together, Click and Improve, New York Hall of Science
  • Sponsors – Happy Family Brands, Wildlife Conservation Society, Babyganics, Honest Tea/Honest Kids, DDO Advisory Services, Tempest Toys, Huggies and Little Pim

Visit for more details and featured activities.

When: Sunday May 5th 2013 from 10 am – 6 pm

Where: New York Hall of Science – 47-01 111th Street, Corona, NY 11368

Ticket Price: To Save on Tickets – Purchase your tickets in advance before May 4, 2013 online at to save a minimum of 15% off the Mamas Expo Access Ticket. Ticket includes all-day admission to New York Hall of Science, access to the Mama’s Expo and events, access to New York’s largest Science Playground, plus one round of Rocket Park Mini Golf.

Mama’s Expo Advance Access Tickets
$17 Adult (18+)
$13 Child (2-17), Student (w/ID), Senior (62+)/ Under 2 Free
(15% off Adult regular price / 19% off Child Regular Price)
Tickets will be available for purchase at the door for full price.

Includes General Admission for one, Access to the Mama’s Expo, 1 ticket to Science Playground and 1 any-time voucher for Mini-Golf (valid for 1 round of Rocket Park Mini Golf. Expires June 5, 2013)

Mamas Expo VIP Tickets
A limited number of Mama’s Expo VIP Tickets are available for online advance purchase only. VIP tickets are $30 per person* and include all components of the Advance Access Ticket PLUS an exclusive Gift Bag including sample products and savings. Must be purchased in advance to guarantee your gift bag. To purchase VIP tickets, please visit

*Pay one price for adults, children, students, seniors.

About The Mamas Network

The Mamas Network is a series of online resources and social communities built by parents for parents including websites, events, and social media hubs. By using local experts and real parent reviews we have built a community where parents can connect. The Mamas Network includes Queens Mamas, Brooklyn Mamas, Long Island Mamas, and the upcoming 2012 Mamas Expo. Visit for more information.

About the New York Hall of Science

The New York Hall of Science (NYSCI) presents 450 exhibits, demonstrations and design spaces that explain science, technology, engineering and math. A visit to NYSCI is a hands-on, energetic educational experience where you can indulge your curiosity and nurture your creativity. NYSCI offers professional development for teachers, produces curricula and resources for classrooms, and studies how technology, gaming and play affect how we learn. NYSCI was founded at the 1964-65 World’s Fair and has evolved into New York’s center for interactive science serving a half million students, teachers, and families each year.

From April through August, NYSCI is open 9:30 am–5 pm Monday-Friday and 10 am–6 pm on weekends. For directions, and other information, visit or call 718-699-0005.

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