Extra! Extra! Direct from Broadway comes the smash-hit musical based on Disney’s 1992 film. This defiant tale of feisty kids making a difference is a high-energy explosion of song and dance.
Put on your walking shoes and explore the nearly 12 acres of this newly opened wildlife preserve offering hiking trails, scenic views and the peace that nature brings.
Rise and shine at Muscoot for this hands-on farming experience! Learn the morning routine at the farm and help feed cows, collect hen eggs, get up close and personal with sheep and pygmy goats and more! Dress for farm work (long pants and close-toed shoes required).
The largest year-round farmers’ market in Westchester is back at its outdoor location. With over 50 vendors selling a variety of foods and other goods, you can always discover something new or find returning favorites. Plus, enjoy live music, kids’ events and more.
Shop local selections from small farms and artisan food makers. There’s something for everyone.
Find abundant plant varieties, expert helpers and over a dozen vendors offering jewelry, ceramics, farm-to-table produce, bee creams and more. Kids welcome!
Enjoy a family-focused tour of the Historic House Museum, hands-on activities and a special craft. This month’s theme is "Clay Creations."
Spring into gardening by sowing seeds, digging and watering. Explore the Edible Academy’s soil and learn more about compost with its wild, wiggly worms, plus take home worm castings for your home garden.
Did you know the man who brought us the classic children’s story "Corduroy" also had a long career as an artist who documented New York? In this exhibition, see Don Freeman’s wonderful interpretations of the city through drawings, paintings, publications and prints, plus enjoy his original studies and sketches of Corduroy and other characters.
Experience what’s happening on the farm with a variety of seasonal, hands-on activities and drop-in tours. Go at your own pace! Dress for a day outdoors. Rain or shine.
Art and nature exist in harmony on the grounds of PepsiCo’s headquarters, and now the beautiful Sculpture Gardens are open to the public for the season. Marvel at more than three dozen works by major twentieth century artists as you walk through the carefully tended landscape.
Forget what you think you know about the King of the Dinosaurs. This special exhibition explores the full tyrannosaur story with life-sized reconstructions at various life stages, real fossils and casts, large-scale video projections, hands-on interactives and an exhilarating virtual reality experience that lets visitors work in a group to assemble a T. rex skeleton.
Discover bulbs and buds as they wake up and seeds sprout. Search for plants and animals in the Children’s Garden as they grow and change through the season. Make a seed sprouting tape to plant at home and design a button that proclaims why you love plants.
A roaring good time is back at the Bronx Zoo! Take the biggest, most realistic dinosaur ride in America to see 40 life-size animatronic dinos. Learn about species such as T-Rex and Spinosaurus and connections between animals at the zoo and their prehistoric predecessors. Plus, visit the fossil dig area, take photos and more.
The new exhibit will amaze visitors as they journey through nine galleries breathtakingly eye-to-eye with sharks, rays and hundreds of species of ocean wildlife. As you explore the exhibit, the wondrous world deep below the ocean surface is revealed, whether it is in the Coral Reef Tunnel, The New York Bight or the dark and mysterious Hudson Canyon’s Edge with large sand tiger sharks, sandbar …
Make it a beautiful weekend for mom with garden walks, live family entertainment, games, outdoor fun, picnicking and more.
Tell and plant your story in a collective story garden and celebrate our unique and special relationships with the land that holds us. Create a story mobile of your favorite nature spot using natural materials and paper cut-outs.
A weekly session where kids aged eight to 14 can learn hurdles, relay races, long jump, shot put, javelin throw, and more.
The show is based on the Children’s Book by Douglas Wood, In Old Turtle and the Broken Truth, a truth falls like a star from the sky and breaks into two pieces. When the villagers discover only half of the truth, it causes so many problems that Little One, a brave young girl, decides to search for the missing half. With the help of Old Turtle, and many animal friends, Little One is able to mend …
Get a head start on reading skills through this innovative program featuring nursery rhymes set to song. Support materials include instructions in both English and Spanish.
See one of the world’s best-known and meow-velous musicals! A Westchester Sandbox Theatre production featuring child performers in grades 2-8.
A great opportunity for kids to try out machine sewing. This class teaches the basics of the sewing machine as students craft a simple pouch.
It’s a Mother’s Day celebration with the music of the Fab Four! The Rock and Roll Playhouse band offers children games, movement, stories and an opportunity to rock out and explore their creativity.
The touring circus act features a collection of international acts, including contortionists from Guinea, a high-wire act from Colombia, trampoline acrobats from Cuba, a Cossack horse act from Kazakhstan, and Fresh the Clownsss from the United States.
Westchester’s famous amusement park is open for another season! Get your fill of rides, games, entertainment, food and fun.
Play with clay while spending quality time together as a family. Professional ceramic artists guide these themed weekly hand-building projects. No previous experience necessary! Projects will be glazed and fired and available for pick up 2 to 3 weeks after class.
Nature has inspired artists for centuries! Explore using nature for spray bottle art, botanical sun catchers and fairy masks.
Build a fairy house to help entice fairies to your yard.
Make a teepee or lean-to using all-natural materials from the forest. Learn to tie basic knots with natural twine to complete these “forts” and hide inside to spy wildlife.