Philipsburg Manor transforms into a terrifying landscape ruled by the undead, the evil, and the insane. Visitors begin walking a haunted trail, stumbling upon scary scenes of a town driven mad by the Headless Horseman. Those who survive the trail enter the terrifying ruins of Ichabod’s Schoolhouse, where they must endure a twisted maze of horrors too terrible to describe, only to end up in the …
The tri-state area’s biggest, most electrifying fall event
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 …
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.
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester is celebrating healthcare professionals by offering free admission (by showing a valid hospital/employee ID badge). In addition, additional guests of a healthcare professional can receive a 50% discount at the attraction.
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!
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.
The market aims to provide the community with fresh, local produce (within 200 miles) direct from field to table, to support the local merchants of Irvington by increasing downtown foot traffic, and to bring together Irvington friends and neighbors in a friendly, vibrant gathering place.
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.
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 …
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.
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.
Stuff a Bee-Line Bus to help fight hunger. A Bee-Line bus will be on-site to accept non-perishable food donations.
Gigi’s Playhouse’s mission is to change the way the world views Down syndrome and to send a global message of acceptance for all. This program is the perfect place for children three and under to meet new friends, learn and grow, while parents have the opportunity to socialize, network and make friends with one another. Siblings welcome.
PJ Library author Leslie Kimmelman, the originator of Julia, a young muppet with autism on Sesame Street, will do a very special reading. Hear this author’s latest book, "The Rabbi Slurps Spaghetti". Then stop by the book fair for some gifts or goodies. Snacks and coffee provided.
Read an exciting story about a famous artist and then explore their art in an interactive hands-on activity. Each workshop is intended to inspire creativity while making important connections to literacy. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Gustafer Yellowgold returns to the Atrium, bringing his funny and touching multimedia performance—including live music, animation, and quirky storytelling—to tell of his imaginative explorations of the Minnesota woods where he landed.
Drop in and make a different craft every week. Materials and templates provided.
Learn about the mythology, biology and ecology of wolf families and discover why it’s a special time for packs in North America. Whether the wolves are living on the Arctic tundra or the woodlands of the southwest, wolf families are out searching for prey as they prepare for winter. Guests visit Ambassador Wolves Alawa, Nikai and Zephyr as well as potentially behold the WCC’s critically …
When girls like Samantha visited friends in the early 1900s, they would bring Calling Cards. Learn historical details about Calling Cards and make cards for your doll and you to share on your social visits over the holidays.
Join the community path for environmental education. This is a guided trail experience through the woodland forest. Specially-trained “Trail Ninja” volunteers provide information on trees, plants, wildlife, and seasonal changes. Topics vary each week.
Children learn what life was like for the pre-European people who lived here by exploring their food, tools, toys and a traditional wigwam.
Brisk walk around the sanctuary to see how our feathered friends are faring!
Meet in the classroom to decorate a mini tree. Buy the mini tree, and the supplies to decorate are be provided.
Songs, blessings, crafts, schmooze... and nosh in pajamas. Bring new, unused pj’s to be donated to My Sisters’ Place.
A Wicked-good evening of diva showstoppers from the world of Broadway, opera and pop, highlighted by selections from the Tony Award®-winning musical Wicked. This program features Elphaba (Dee Roscioli) and Glinda (Alli Mauzey) from the Broadway production of Wicked and will showcase the depth of their high-flying talents. In addition to favorites from the “untold tale of the witches of Oz …”
Skate through the holidays having fun with the whole family at their pop-up ice skating rink! The pop-up ice skating rink is not real ice, but instead is made of synthetic material which is easier for young ones and first time skaters. Admission includes skates and a one hour skate session. Check website for theme nights.
Visitors are transported to a miniature wonderland as model trains zip through an enchanting display of more than 175 New York landmarks, each re-created from natural materials such as birch bark, lotus pods, acorns,and cinnamon sticks. New replicas of Central Park’s iconic architectural features include Belvedere Castle, the Dairy, the Old Bandstand, the Angel of the Waters sculpture atop the …