Apple & Pumpkin Picking Guide
Fall Festival @ Harvest Moon Farm
When: Weekends in September-Oct
Where: Harvest Moon Farm, NY
Family Fun Day @ Tarrytown
When: Sunday Oct 1, 2017 10am
Where: Tarrytown Music Hall
Details: “Please join a fun-filled day of circus arts, dance, music, arts & crafts, healthy snacks, and many other FUN and MAGICAL surprises. You and your children will enjoy a variety of hands-on autumn-themed activities, including: a Falling Leaves Coloring Corner, Colorful Egg Shakers, Beaded Jewelry, and much more. This event is FREE and open to the public. No tickets required."
Family Art Project @ Wave Hill
When: Saturday Sept 30 2017 10am-1pm
Where: Wave Hill Garden, Bronx, NY
Visiting artist Francisco Donoso, exhibiting in Call & Response, the fall exhibition in Glyndor Gallery, works with the visual language of cartography and abstraction to make multi-layered artworks. Using recycled maps and printmaking, create individual collages or join in a collaborative map installation highlighting Bronx green spaces—like Wave Hill. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.
Ponding Exploration @ Cranberry Lake Preserve
When: Saturday Sept 30 2017 1-2pm
Where: Cranberry Lake Preserve, North White Plains
Details: Explore a pond habitat and see and learn about all the creatures that inhabit it.
Halloween Decorations @ Muscoot Farm
When: Saturday Sept 30 2017 1-3pm
Where: Muscoot Farm, Somers
Details: Stop by the farm and make some spooky Halloween decorations.
When: Saturday-Sunday 10am-7pm
Where: Tuxedo Park, NY
Details: “A Renaissance Faire is a recreation of a Renaissance or Medieval village. It is filled with costumed actors, crafts and games to give patrons the illusion that they have stepped back in time. The New York Renaissance Faire features more than 125 performances on 20 stages, and over 100 craftspeople, all set within 65 acres of beautiful forest.”
The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze
When: Sept 29-Oct 1, Oct 5-9, 12-31, Nov 2-5, 9-12, 17-18, 24-25.
Where: Van Cortlandt Manor
Details: See more than 7,000 individually hand-carved, illuminated jack o’ lanterns in this elaborate walk-through experience. Meander through an historic, 18th-century riverside landscape and discover a breathtaking display – all made of jack o’ lanterns! http://www.hudsonvalley.org/events/great-jack-olantern-blaze-1
Touch a Truck @ Tuckahoe
When: Saturday, Sept 30 2017 10am-2pm
Where: Immaculate Church Field (53 Winter Hill Road, Tuckahoe, NY)
Details: This event is super fun for the kids and brought to us by the Junior League of Bronxville. Kids can enjoy “a family-friendly, hands-on day-of-play where kids can climb aboard a construction vehicle or fire truck or sit inside a helicopter! Plus activities, raffles, food trucks and much more!"
Fall Festival and Halloween Train Show @ Lasdon Park
When: Weekends in October 11am-4pm
Where: Lasdon Park
Details: “Dozens of toy trains chugging through a miniature world, an enchanted castle with a magical fairy garden, a “live” friendly dinosaur and much more will be featured in 10th annual Halloween Train Show, beginning Saturday, Sept. 30 and continuing weekends through October at Lasdon Park, Arboretum and Veterans Museum."