The Mamas Expo CollageThe Mamas Expo was at it again on May 4th 2014. The one day family friendly gathering celebrated parenting culture in New York City and beyond and brought together local resources, businesses, brands, educators, caretakers, parents, grandparents, performers, artists, and of course kids who received an exclusive look at all of the new resources available and of course, have fun! Here are some highlights from the Mamas Expo.

PBS presented a Mamas Expo kick off party and screening of hit show Call the Midwife for over 100 guests.

The Mamas Expo welcomed Babies R Us for the first time who were on hand to help parents quickly sign up for their baby registry.

Babies R Us at The Mamas Expo

 

The Mamas Expo brought attendees a great line up of resources from late night pediatric services and medical specialists to local support groups and services.

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The New Parents Lounge & Baby Gallery was a dedicated space where parents could check out the coolest new baby gear, fashion,  birthing resources, information about cord blood, and a demo stage. 

A full day of free performances from Central Park Zoo’s Wildlife TheatreMusic Together, and Mad Science were attended by little ones and parents alike.

Parents & kids scored cool Swag at the expo by sampling free products throughout the event, playing sponsor bingo, and winning awesome prizes all day long.

Not only did preschoolers get to play inside the NYSCI all day long but there were two fire truck play spaces sponored by Twinkle Playspace which gave kids the time of their lives. Pop-up play was also hosted by Play GreenpointTempest ToysPreschool Place, and more.

Attendees were able to sample yummy  food and drinks from Honest KidsLittle Bird ChocolateAqua Ball, and Happy Family.

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New moms were able to check out stylish clothing by Larrivo  Lucy & LeoBaby Basics from Jason & JulianaLil DarlinsPipsqueak Children’s ShoppeVanRey Handknit Baby Accessories,  Stella Mamma, Nurse PurseBabies R UsChloe Madison and more.

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The Expo featured awesome skin care solutions like stretch mark scar gel, hand and face cream, and natural skincare products from  Dolphin OrganicsWeleda, and Babyganics

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The Mamas Expo was once again a fun filled day for families but don’t take our word for it. See what others had to say: