Take a moment in these last weeks of August to toast the summer. Here are a few kid-friendly options where you can kick back and relax with your tots in tow. We’ll drink to that! Invite a friend to join you, and invite a friend to join SkipKid!
Happy (Kids) Hour at Muchmore’s, Williamsburg.
Every Thursday moms and dads can unwind and catch up with friends while their children of any age play and listen to music. Basically it’s a singalong with beer. The event is free with purchase. Muchmore’s is located at 2 Havemeyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211 Call to confirm: (718) 576-3222.
Babies & Bier at Der Schwarze Kölner, Ft. Greene.
On Tuesday and Thursday, from noon to 5:30, this bar turns into a kid-friendly play area. Children can busy themselves with the many available toys while adults can kick back with a beer or two. Food is available for purchase as well. DSK is located at 710 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217.
Half Pint with your Half Pint, Backyard Restaurant, Park Slope.
Come together with other new parents every first Tuesday of the month from 3-6pm at this social event geared toward moms and dads with infants. Note, there is no stroller parking – bring your baby in a carrier. Backyard is located at 388 Fifth Avenue (between 6th and 7th Street) Brooklyn, NY 11215.
The Taproom at Whole Foods, Gowanus.
Tap into 24 beers and a great selection of wine at the Whole Foods restaurant on the second floor of the store, where there is also a kids’ play area. Your toddlers can build with giant foam blocks while you relax with your drink. Whole Foods Gowanus is located at 214 3rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215.
Greenwood Park, South Slope.
This enormous indoor / outdoor restaurant, bar, and beer garden was created out of an old gas station & mechanic shop. Think giant play yard for your kids while you investigate the 60 beers on tap. They have kid friendly food and welcome your children indoors, too! Greenwood Park is located at 555 7th Ave in South Slope, Brooklyn, NY 11215. Note, this bar is family friendly until 7 pm.