A musical worth melting for! If you loved the movie "Frozen," you’ll love seeing Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, and Olaf come to life on stage to tell the timeless tale of two sisters who are pulled apart by a mysterious secret. Of course, there’s the classic song “Let It Go,” plus many new numbers for this new production.
Enjoy a hike combined with the fun of a good old-fashioned treasure hunt. While you are geocaching (a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices), take some time and see all that the Preserve has to offer.
It’s the classic story of the Phantom and a young pupil named Christine. Their relationship becomes obsessive and impossible, leading to a stunning conclusion. This version of "Phantom" was written by Arthur Kopit, with music and lyrics by Maury Yeston, and is more of a traditional Broadway musical with dialogue and songs throughout.
The Pleasantville Farmers’ Market’s outdoor season is here! With 56 vendors, it’s a delicious good time. Enjoy returning favorites and make new discoveries, rain or shine. Live music, kids events, culinary and health events held throughout the season.
It’s the 13th season of the Parchment Farmers’ Market! Come say hello to your favorite vendors, shop the flavors of the season and find out what’s in store in the months to come. Ample, easy parking by entering the Metro-North parking deck off Myrtle Boulevard.
This historic estate in the heart of the Hudson Valley is open to visitors! The house, built in the early 1800s, is considered to be one of the finest examples of Federal-style architecture in the country. Take a docent-led tour of the mansion and spend time wandering the 60-acre property, including rose and herb gardens.
See the charming, picturesque estate of America’s “Founding Father of Literature” nestled along the Hudson riverbank. Hear about Washington Irving’s storied past and how he came to be America’s first internationally famous author, known for characters from the Headless Horseman to Rip Van Winkle.
It’s never too early to start communicating with your little one. This musical class uses songs, stories, games and activities to learn to communicate using signs from American Sign Language in a way that is fun and easy.
This unique New York City destination is open for the season! The 172-acre island in the heart of New York Harbor has something for everyone, from biking, slides, play fountains and hammocks to tours of historic Fort Jay and Castle Williams.
Take a deep dive into modern ocean exploration in this brand new exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History! Highlights include a virtual ride in a submersible into the shadowy depths and a magnetic sand table where visitors can dig trenches and form islands. There are also live marine animals such as comb jellies, seahorses, pipefishes, and chain catsharks.
Experience what’s happening on the farm! With your one-day admission ticket, explore the farm at your own pace, meet the farmers and take part in activities led by educators. Sample spring activities include egg collecting, meeting animals and prepping field beds. Dress appropriately for a day outdoors!
Art and nature come together on the grounds of PepsiCo’s corporate headquarters. Explore the sculpture collection consisting of works by major twentieth century artists, plus enjoy the gardens which are an art form in their own right.
Be a part of The Nutcracker Dream, coming in December to the Emelin Theatre. Professional dancers from Ballet des Amériques will perform the featured roles of the ballet. Additional roles are being cast by audition for kids with three or more years ballet training, with intermediate to advanced ballet technique, clean lines and the ability to take corrections and directions quickly.
Join visiting artist Natalie Stopka to create botanical works of art featuring common herbs and garden flowers—like marigolds, coreopsis and hollyhock. Practice the technique of hapa zome, also known as plant pounding, and then bundle-dye silk handkerchiefs using simple, ecologically friendly processes and aroma-therapeutic ways to explore botanical color.
Childhood wonder and the loving bond between children and their "imaginary" friends are on display at the Westchester Children’s Museum. This new exhibit in the art gallery features original illustrations by artist George H. Lewis. The artwork is from the forthcoming book “Arthur and Bun-Bun: Adventures With Tut.”
Purchase locally produced, healthy food and support local, sustainable agriculture. This weekly market also offers musical entertainment, featured community organizations, demonstrations and workshops.
Hear ye, hear ye! Travel back in time to a beautiful 16th century English village! See amazing acrobats, magical fairies, swashbuckling pirates, jousting and more! With kid-friendly shows, crafts, games and tempting treats, there’s something for everyone. Check website for stage schedules.
Visit Squirt, a rescued baby loggerhead sea turtle, before his year-long stay at The Maritime Aquarium ends! Squirt has been staying in the Sea Turtle Nursery but is scheduled to be returned to the ocean off North Carolina on October 14.
Explore dozens of friendly larger-than-life scarecrows set among hundreds of rare and unusual pumpkins and gourds in the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden. Pot up a spooky black coleus to take home, put on a haunting show with insect, owl and scarecrow puppets, and investigate a mysterious Victorian playhouse to learn all about bats. Weekends feature pumpkin carving demonstrations and live …
Meet in the Book Nook for a kindness-themed book reading and discussion followed by an art-educator led good deed project. Club meets every fourth Saturday of the month.
Drop in and make a different craft every week. Materials and templates provided.
Whet your appetite for nature - and get wet in the Hudson - at these hands-on programs for curious kids! Begin with nature-themed lessons and craft activities, then suit up for family seining (fishing with a net) in the river.
SUBMERGE celebrates NYC’s coastal waters by bringing marine science to life. Join us for citizen science, free hands-on activities, kid-approved science entertainment and presentations by renowned scientists. Enjoy kayaking, fishing and activities galore!
A celebration of local food and makers! Try some of Westchester and the Lower Hudson Valley’s best food and drinks in a beautiful park on the Hudson River with live music and kids’ activities.
A fun day for all ages with live entertainment, a classic car show, the Kids’ Zone with inflatable rides, a rock climbing wall, pumpkin decorating, face painting, pony rides, a petting zoo and more. This year, the Kids’ Zone is free, as well as the admission and parking. Proceeds from the raffle and food sales are donated to the Yorktown and Mohegan Lake Fire Departments. This festival …
To celebrate Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live, the Hudson River Museum is offering free admission to all ticket holders today. Other area museums are also participating. Check out www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday for information and to secure your ticket.
On a trip from Sesame Street to the moon, Big Bird and Elmo with friend Hu Hu Zhu discover that planets are different from one another but people on Earth are often the same. More learning, too, about the Big Dipper, the North Star, the sun, and the moon. Ages 5+, 27 minutes, + Q & A
The City Parks Foundation presents the original marionette play based on J.M. Barrie’s iconic Peter Pan tales. This version is a spin on the beloved children’s classic. Leaving their parents behind, the Darling children follow Peter Pan back home to Neverland for the adventure of a lifetime. When the cunning Captain Hook turns Peter’s pals Tiger Lily and Tinker Bell against him, the …
Travel back in time to 1876 during tours of this Gilded Age historic home at the Hudson River Museum. See the Great Hall, Dining Room, and Ebony Library, plus furnishings, paintings and sculptures that reflect the lifestyle of its residents, the Trevor family.