Hot Holiday Deals: Save Big on Theater, Birthday Parties, Toys, Babysitting & More

The holiday season is upon us and you may be wondering how you'll be able to afford to fulfill everyone's wishes. Our generous sponsors can help with deals on everything from live theater to indoor entertainment so your brood can beat the winter blues in NYC and beyond. We've also got discounts on birthday parties and babysitting for when you're ready to take a break from it all. Read on for all the bargains, but don't delay as they may disappear faster than your holiday budget.

NYU Skirball Center$13 tickets to The Science of Santa in NYC
A thrilling and funny scientific exploration into Santa's secrets, this show at the Skirball Center is sure to entertain the kids as Doktor Kaboom attempts to discover how St. Nick climbs down tight chimneys, makes reindeer fly and knows who's been bad or good. Use code DEALS13 to save 35% on Level 3 and 4 tickets. At $13, these are the perfect deal for family fun. Offer expires December 20, 2014.


Monster Mini GolfSave $25 on Monster Mini Golf Birthday Party Package or Get $2 off Games in Upstate NY & CT
Monster Mini Golf is an exciting indoor, monster-themed, glow-in-the-dark, 18-hole miniature golf course that offers fun at every turn. This isn't your average mini golf. Mention this Mommy Poppins ad and receive $25 off a birthday party package or $2 off a round of golf. Offer excludes six-pack and deluxe parties. Expires January 15, 2015.


The Greatest Pirate Holiday Spectacularrr!Save more than 45% on The Greatest Pirate Holiday Spectacularrr in NYC
Save more than 45% on NYC's The Greatest Pirate Holiday Spectacularrr, a family musical with a piratical twist. Use code MPOP when ordering online or calling the box office. Offer expires December 31, 2014.

MakerStateSave 25% on MakerState DIY Kids "Make My Day" Birthday Party in NYC
Partygoers build hands-on, tech-arts projects to take home. Rockets, electronic bracelets, Lego robots, Minecraft worlds, robot cupcakes and builder kits are just some of the options. Use code MOMMY. Offer expires December 31, 2014.

Stepping Stones Museum for ChildrenSave $5 off General Admission to Stepping Stones Museum for Children in CT
Get $5 off each general admission ticket at Stepping Stones Museum for Children in CT. Promotional price is good for up to six people, one time only. Cannot be combined with other offers. Use code Poppins12/14. Offer expires January 4, 2015.

Learning Express Toys25% off at Learning Express Toys in NYC
Visit the brand-new Learning Express Toys on New York's Upper East Side and mention Mommy Poppins to receive 25% off one item. Not valid with any other offer or coupon. Valid only one time per customer. Offer expires December 31, 2014.


UrbanSitter$1,500 Shopping Spree & Free Babysitting from UrbanSitter in NYC
Enter to win UrbanSitter's Jolly Holiday Giveaway in NYC for a $1,000 shopping spree and $500 worth of free babysitting. Entrants get one free month of UrbanSitter membership, a $25 value. Offer expires December 16, 2014.

Thanks to our sponsors for offering our readers these great deals.