Pumpkin Carving & Halloween Story Hike @ Rye
When: Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 1pm
Where: Rye Nature Center
Details: Join an afternoon of fall fun. Program begins with a pumpkin carving and chance to create a spooky or silly face! We will finish with a hike on our storybook trail, featuring a seasonal, nature themed children’s book. Pre-registration required. Suggested for ages 4 and up. $10/pumpkin.
Pumpkin Painting @ North White Plains
When: Saturday, October 29, 2016 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Where: Cranberry Lake Preserve, North White Plains
Details: Paint a face on your very own pumpkin for Halloween. Fee $4; pre-registration required by 10/20.
Boo Walk @ Muscoot Farm
When: Saturday, October 29, 2016 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Where: Muscoot Farm, Somers
Wear your costume for this non-scary Halloween-themed scavenger hunt.
Howlin' Halloween @ Scarsdale
When: Sunday, Oct 30, 2016 4:30-7:30pm
Where: Greenburgh Nature Center
Details: An exciting and spooky Halloween experience for the whole family! Take a walk through our woods and find more than 100 carved & lit pumpkins lining the trails. You’ll also find scarecrows and a few surprises along the way. Costumes are encouraged. Walks will be self-guided. Early registration, ends Oct 30th , 12 Noon: $5 members, $10 non-members. Day of registration: $8 members, $15 non-members.
Halloween Musical @ Emelin Theater
When: Sunday Oct 30 2016 11am & 1:30pm
Where: Emelin Theater, Mamaroneck, NY
Details: THE REAL WICKED WITCHES OF HALLOWEEN HILLS! Join us for a funny and lively one–hour family musical filled with loveable witches and Halloween goblins directed by Westchester's own Broadway favorite John Treacy Egan. Come dressed in your Halloween costumes and meet the performers after the show.
The Ugly Ducking @ Tarrytown Music Hall
When: Sunday Oct 30 2016 2pm
Where: Tarrytown Music Hall
Details: A dazzling family entertainment featuring electroluminescent puppets! With the timeless message about the truth that beauty is more than skin deep — is told anew in this dazzling production. Without using any spoken word, Lightwire Theater brings the stories to life through movement, music, and remarkable illuminated puppetry.
Mr Popper's Penguins @ New Victory Theater
When: Now until Sunday Oct 30 2016
Where: New Victory Theater, 42nd St, NYC
Details: This cool family-friendly performance produced by Kenny Wax Family Entertainment brings the story of Mr. Popper's Penguins to life at the New Victory! Pleasant and practical folks Mr. and Mrs. Popper are in for a surprise when a package shows up—and produces a penguin. Prepare for new musical favorites like "Poles Apart" and "Chills 4 U," plus a slew of penguin puppets created by Nick Barnes. Ages 4–7.
Halloween Train Show @ Lasdon Park
When: 22-23, 29-30 11am-3:30pm
Where: Lasdon Park, Arboretum and Veterans Memorial, Somers
Details: Haunted house with train show and seasonal outdoor activities. More info at LasdonPark.org.
Pumpkin Festival @ Pumpkinseed Hill Farm, CT
Details: Shelton, CT
Details: Features corn maze, hayride, pumpkin picking, and other kids activities.
Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze
When: The blaze will take place on Oct 19-31, Nov. 3-6, 10-13. This weekend is sold out so plan ahead.
Details: Come gawk at more jack o'lanterns than ever before. Tens of thousands of visitors experienced last year’s Blaze®, which was SOLD OUT every night! This not-to-be-missed spectacle is the area’s most innovative Halloween happening.