Pick fresh fruit with amazing flavor at this farm in Dutchess County. Strawberries are ready in June, followed later by blueberries, apples and more.
Mama and Baby Pilates mat class is a unique, challenging, and safe method of exercise that will increase agility in your every day movements. The main emphasis will be to balance all muscle groups with strength and flexibility to help you feel centered and at ease with your new baby. It will emphasize the proper use of core muscles and techniques for improving diastasis. This class will give moms the …
Jump inside the world’s spookiest box of LEGO® bricks at the only Halloween Party that’s built for kids! Our LEGO® FUNgineers are busy making the attraction boo-tiful and are planning awesome activities around every creepy corner.
Take a spooky tour of Washington Irving’s cottage, learn about the history of hair-raising stories and 19th-century crazes—like the vampire scares and séances. A special exhibit highlights how the Legend has lived in the imagination of popular culture through the centuries since its publication. Create Halloween-themed art activities, explore the grounds on a literature-themed scavenger …
The tri-state area’s biggest, most electrifying fall event
Master storytellers offer dramatic performances of Washington Irving’s classic tale, featuring the Headless Horseman, Ichabod Crane, Brom Bones, and Katrina Van Tassel. Flavored with live spooky music, the spellbinding storytelling captivates all audiences.
A night of rowdy fun where craft beers are paired with a burlesque performance.
Celebrate the season with a cornucopia of harvest traditions. Learn about bees and honey with a live hive viewing, sample honey and honey comb, and take home honey-inspired recipes with cooking demonstrations.
Big Apple Circus is bigger, better, and back with a brand new show under the big top, at Lincoln Center for its 42nd season! Featuring thrilling new acts from around the world and more immersive than ever before, BAC42 is more than a show, it’s an experience you won’t ever forget! Why just watch, when you can join the circus! So step into the ring, your circus awaits!
Pick-your-own season kicks off in early June with the farm’s certified organic strawberries. As the season rolls on, you can also pick sweet and sour cherries, organic raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, peaches and nectarines. Check website for availability.
This of a kind farm is a must see during the Fall season. Walk up to the barn and grab yourself a half bushel, pick your own bag and take a tour of our orchard as you find the best apples to fill your bag with. There will always be apples, pears and peaches to pick through the month of October.
Junior Jumpers offers a dedicated time when parents can have fun with their smaller children while socializing with their friends in a comfortable, low-key, air conditioned environment. Just think, you can burn as many calories playing with your children at our indoor trampoline park in 10 minutes as you would running for 33 minutes, and still fit in time to socialize with your other Junior Jumpers …
Join HHNM for a one-hour hike with the tykes led by a Museum Educator at the Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center! This popular unique weekly hiking group for families with babies, toddlers and young children will follow gentle stroller-friendly trails and explore the fields, ponds and forest as you enjoy a fun nature lesson.
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.
Explore this car-free, 172-acre island gem in the heart of New York Harbor. Enjoy Slide Hill, play fountains, hammocks, biking, kayaking and many other activities throughout the summer. Check website for schedule.
Kids can step inside the colorful world of Trolls in this interactive exhibit in New York City. Pick out your favorite Troll hairdo, then head out on a scavenger hunt to get ready for Poppy’s Best Day Ever party. On the way you’ll get the party going as a Musical Mix Master, step inside the confetti Caterbus, climb around Critter Creek, and don 3D Glitter Goggles to let loose at the big …
Visit the farm to pick your own apples & pumpkins! Check website for pick-your-own calendar. Don’t forget to stop by the farm market to purchase pressed apple cider and freshly baked pies.
Children of all ages can explore the wonders of science and nature in our outdoor 12-acre garden. Climb the boulders and view the landscape below from your high perch, dash through Beth’s Maze, and check out the cattails and lily pads at Habitat Hub.
On the Classic Mansion Tour you see the majestic vestibule and entrance hall, reception room, parlor, library, and the sumptuous Victorian dining room – all decorated with trimmings for the Autumn season! Tours are offered Thurs. through Mon., except 10/12, 10/13, 10/14, 10/19, 10/20, 10/26 & 10/27 when Autumn Open House Tours are offered.
New by popular demand, Lyndhurst will be open this Autumn season with an “Explore at Your Own Pace” event on select weekends in October. Walk through the mansion without a guided tour, view the seasonal decorations at your own pace, and take in the wonders of the historic mansion.
Muscoot Farm offers pumpkin picking, hayrides and much more on Columbus Day weekend as part of its Pumpkin Picking Autumn Celebration.
Spend the day at the Zoo and participate in many Boo-tiful activities. See a magic show, watch the costume parades and pumpkin carving demos, visit the corn maze, and pick up your favorite Halloween treats along the way.
There’s so much to do at Barton Orchards Farm in October! Corn maze, petting zoo, gemstone mining, kid’s fun park, dog park, live music, haunted house....to name a few! Apple & vegetable picking are additional costs. Tree Top Adventures is open from 11am-3pm.
Fun family day on the farm! Flea market, bake sale, pumpkin decorating, photos with horses, farm tours and more! Event is rain or shine.
Take part in an interactive read-aloud of stories specifically curated from BooZoo’s™ Best Booklist which will increase your child’s understanding of the museum’s featured themes.
Kids have fun during this Bi-lingual storytime at Mt. Kisco Library.
In this seasonal program, children use an old-fashioned screw press to make apple cider. Participants also learn about the colonial experience of cider making and get a taste of fresh, tangy apple cider.
Start the afternoon by painting your own pumpkin and stay for dinner, refreshments, interactive floor video games, disco dancing and lego building.
A weekly storytime featuring songs and crafts. Reading together strengthens the parent-child bond and promotes early literacy, leading to success in school and in life.