The tri-state area’s biggest, most electrifying fall event
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!
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.
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 …
Pick fresh fruit with amazing flavor at this farm in Dutchess County. Strawberries are ready in June, followed later by blueberries, apples and more.
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 …
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 are always apples, pears and peaches to pick through the month of October.
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 group combines movement, music and mostly just fun. Parents and children are invited to stay and play afterwards during open studio time until 10:00am.
Spend quality time with your little one exploring the joys of nature. Each week will feature a nature theme with creative learning activities and adventures developed to connect children and caregivers to the natural world.
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.
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.
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.
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 …
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.
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.
Visit a sea of gourds of all shapes and sizes, a host of silly scarecrows and frightfully fun activities. Experience the thrills and chills of the season with visits from creepy creatures of the night, after-dark adventures, and the arrival of monstrous pumpkins.
Meet up in Toddler Beach for songs, movement, stories and plenty of fun.
Kids have fun during this Bi-lingual storytime at Mt. Kisco Library.
Mama and Baby Yoga will help you stretch, strengthen, and breathe while bonding with your baby and getting to know other new moms.
Make Halloween memories on this daily family friendly Halloween Hayride Spooktacular throughout October.
Dress up to go trick or treating at the Jefferson Valley Mall and kids can also participate in children’s activities & crafts.
Join in the fun crafts, games, treats, and spooky fun before you go trick-or-treating.
My Ability is a supportive program designed to facilitate sensory-friendly discoveries for individuals with sensory processing differences and other special needs.
Meet at the Renegades for a trick or treating event throughout the ballpark! Partake in cookie and candy apple decorating, while listening to music. Staff will be dressed in costumes.
Program Chef Jen and the Lil ones enjoy a group cooking project together. Lil chefs prep, slice and dice and create together building find motor skills along the way. Then they explore taste and texture while sharing what they made.
Come practice reading to a therapy dog! For children of all ages who can read.
Trick or treat at The Aldrich on Halloween for an evening full of fun, excitement, and of course, candy! Wander through their Sculpture Garden with friends and family to find different candy stations, relax for a moment in the courtyard, and pose in your costume in front of our hand-painted, spook-tacular photo backdrops!
The Ghoul family opens up their splendid and spooky castle home to those looking for a unique Halloween thrill this year. You’ll meet and interact with the ever peculiar Mr. and Mrs. of the Castle, see what Grandmama is cooking up, and find out what other zany family members have turned up at this festive time of year. Reserve your space early time-ticket slots sell out fast.