Kids Activities in the Hudson Valley New York Area | Kids Out and About Hudson Valley

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Hudson River Valley Ramble

The Hudson River Valley Ramble is an annual event series that celebrates the history, culture and natural resources of the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area, as well as the amazing landscape, communities, and trails throughout the region.
Dates: 
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
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Location:

625 Broadway - 4th Floor
Albany, NY, 12207
United States

Phone:

518-473-3835

Pick Your Own Apples

Apple picking begins September 6th and runs daily from 10:00am – 5:00pm through November. There are a variety of over 20 apples to choose; depending on the type of apple the picking period varies. Check out the chart below to see when your favorite apple is available for picking. If you just want to take a trip to enjoy the farm and enjoy a delicious apple, you can purchase apples in the farm stand.
Dates: 
09/20/2018
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
10:00am – 5:00pm
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Organization:

Stuart's Fruit Farm

Location:

62 Granite Springs Rd.
Granite Springs, NY, 10527
United States

Phone:

(914)245-2784

The Addams Family at The Playhouse at Museum Village

A new Broadway musical for all ages …
Dates: 
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
Sept 8, 14, 15, 20, 21, & 22 at 8 pm Sept 22 at 2 pm Sept 9, 16, & 23 at 3 pm.
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Location:

1010 State Route 17M
Monroe, NY, 10949
United States

Phone:

(845) 294-9465

Pick Your Own Apples

Apple Picking : Starts Weekends/ Holiday September 8, 2018 We normally pick to the 3rd weekend in October. PRICING: 1/2 Bushel $20 , 2 or more 1/2 bushels $17 Peck Basket $13 Please wear sneakers or shoes, flip flops are not a good idea for picking in. Wear a hat and sunscreen, it gets hot out in the field. Comfortable clothes and have some fun. Pets are not allowed in the Orchard, but leashed animals are allowed in non apple/ Strawberry area Children are welcome, with Adult Supervision.
Dates: 
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
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Location:

6654 Dunnsville Rd.
Altamont, NY, 12009
United States

Phone:

518-861-6515

Old Fashion Fall Fun at Hurds Family Farm

Join us for apples, pumpkins and family fun!
Dates: 
09/20/2018
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
2018 Fall Hours September 1st through November 4th Apple Picking & Barn Market 9AM-5PM Activities 10AM to 4PM Cafe Weekends & Holidays 11AM to 4PM
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Organization:

Hurd's Family Farm

Location:

2187 State Route 32
Modena, NY, 12548
United States

Phone:

845-883-7825

OKTOBERFEST at Hunter Mountain

Hunter Mountain is honored to announce Oktoberfest has been included in USA Today's 10 Best Oktoberfests in the Nation!
Dates: 
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
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Location:

Route 23A PO Box 295
Hunter, NY, 12442
United States

Phone:

800-486-8376

Bram Stoker's DRACULA

Adapted by Crane Johnson. Distributed by Dramatists Play Service. Produced and Directed by Frank Marquette for Theatre on the Road
Dates: 
10/27/2018
7PM
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Organization:

Unison Arts Center

Location:

68 Mountain Rest Road
New Paltz, NY, 12561
United States

Phone:

(845) 255-1559

Pound Ridge Harvest Festival

The Pound Ridge Harvest Festival is a celebration of local food and culture. Free to enter, the Harvest Festival highlights local merchants and speciality food purveyors who select their most enticing dishes to serve. Craft breweries are on hand with copious pours of the finest brews, and a wine tasting features a variety of wines hand selected by the town’s speciality wine stores. The kids pavilion features a root beer garden, face painting, fun games, contests and more!
Dates: 
10/13/2018
1:00 - 6:00
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Location:

Pound Ridge Town Park
179 Westchester Ave
Pound Ridge, NY, 10576
United States

Open House at The Harvey School

Please join us for an open house event to meet our faculty and students and get a tour of our beautiful campus!
Dates: 
10/20/2018
9 am - 12 pm
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Organization:

The Harvey School

Location:

260 Jay Street
Katonah, NY, 10536
United States

Phone:

914-232-3161 ext. 113

Tymor Park Movie Night- Goonies

Join us for an outdoor movie!
Dates: 
10/05/2018
7 PM - 10 PM
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Location:

Tymor Park
8 Tymor Park Road
LaGrangeville, NY, 12540
United States

Phone:

845-489-8769

Pick Your Own Apples

PYO Apples will begin Saturday, September 8th. Open Saturdays & Sundays ONLY in September & October 10 am - 4:30 pm
Dates: 
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
Saturdays & Sundays ONLY in September & October 10am - 4:30pm
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Organization:

Dressel Farms

Location:

271 State Rte 208 New Paltz
New Paltz, NY, 12561
United States

Phone:

845-255-0693

Hudson Valley Irish Festival

Join us at THE FEST on Saturday, September 29, 2018 On the majestic banks of the Hudson River at Peekskill’s Riverfront Green Park, the Annual Hudson Valley Irish Fest celebrates the positive values of the rich Irish American culture and heritage alive in the Hudson Valley today. This year's sponsors are McCaffrey signs, JP McHale, MetroCom radios, D Bertolini & Sons and The Quiet Man Public House In Peekskill.
Dates: 
09/29/2018
11am - 7pm
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Location:

Peekskill Riverfront Green Park
Railroad Ave
Peekskill, NY, 10566
United States

Phone:

(914)588-2710

Pumpkin Picking at Apple Ridge Orchards

Prepare yourself for a new experience in pumpkin picking with pumpkins of all sizes. Our decorated pumpkin patch grasps the imagination as you stroll through the pumpkins and take pictures amongst various custom farm displays including an old tractor and family fun portrait paintings.
Dates: 
09/20/2018
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and all holidays, from 9 am – 6 pm
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Organization:

Apple Ridge Orchards

Location:

101 Jessup Road
Warwick , NY, 10990
United States

Phone:

845-987-7717

New York Renaissance Faire

Travel back in time to an age of adventure! Join Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth I on a grand visit to a beautiful 16th century English village. Cheer your favorite knight at the Joust Tournament. Meet Robin Hood and his Merry Men. Feast on savory sweets and tempting treats. See amazing acrobats, magical fairies, swashbuckling pirates, and more. Play a game of skill or chance. Shop our Marketplace featuring over 100 Artisans offering the finest in handmade wares. Fun for the whole family!
Dates: 
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
10 am - 7 pm
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Location:

600 Route 17A Sterling Forest
Tuxedo Park, NY, 10987
United States

Phone:

845-351-5171

Smithsonian Museum Day

Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket.
Dates: 
09/22/2018
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Location:

Various locations
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United States

Zoo Tots at the Beardsley Zoo!

This mostly 45 minute program for children 22 months to four years old, who are accompanied by an adult, may include theme related songs or games, live animals, and a simple craft. REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Dates: 
10/09/2018
10/10/2018
11/13/2018
10:30 am - 11:15 am
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Location:

1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT, 06610
United States

Phone:

(203) 394-6563

Apple picking and Fall Harvest Festival

There’s a crispness in the air and our trees are heavy with apples, which means it’s time again for our Fall Harvest Festivals! For an extra special kick-off weekend, we welcome back Premier Dance Team’s Choreographies who will be leading country line dancing on Saturday, September 8th from 2 – 6pm. All ages and levels of experience are welcome, and the event is free with admission. Starting the second weekend in September through the end of October, each weekend will be packed full of fun with apple picking (from our trees) wagons rides, live music, fresh pressed cider (usually becomes available mid-September) fresh donuts, homemade pies, hard cider made from our very own apples and all of your favorite fall treats. Our farm store is filled with your fall favorites such as homemade pies and treats, fresh fruits and veggies right from the farm, artisanal cheeses, local meats, honey and maple syrup, and a full stock of local NY state produced cider, wine, beer and liquor. Come late September we will open our pumpkin patch for picking, and we will have a bright array of edible and decorative pumpkins, squash and gourds out front, as well as corn stalks and straw bales for all of your fall decorative needs.
Dates: 
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
09/29/2018
9am to 6pm
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Organization:

Fishkill Farms

Location:

9 Fishkill Farm Road
Fishkill, NY, 12533
United States

Phone:

(845) 897-4377

Fall Festival and Apple Picking at Harvest Moon

Come on out to the farm, support what we do, and create life long memories with your loved ones!
Dates: 
09/20/2018
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
Orchard/Picking Hours: Daily from 9am - 4:30pm; Festival Weekends 10am - 5pm
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Location:

130 Hardscrabble Road
North Salem, NY, 10560
United States

Phone:

914.485.1210

Weir Tour

Meet at the Joseph Caputo Community Center & take a short walk to the Weir on the Double Arch Bridge. There you will descend into the original 1842 brick water tunnel and learn its history supplying water to a thirsty New York City. There is an optional (self-led) walk along the Sing Sing Kill Greenway, located below the Double Arch Bridge, after the Weir Tour. Address: 95 Broadway, Ossining, NY 10562, just west of Rte. 9/Highland Ave. at the junction of Croton Ave. (Rte. 133) (from Metro-North Ossining Train Station by taxi or 15-minute uphill walk). Inquiries: Peter Dispensa, solarconstant@msn.com or 914-522-5000.
Dates: 
10/13/2018
10:00 AM
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Location:

15 Walnut Street (Park Office)
Dobbs Ferry, NY, 10522
United States

Phone:

914-522-5000

Pumpkin Festival at Barton Orchards

Join us at Barton Orchards for our annual Pumpkin Festival. There will be plenty of fun for the entire family!
Dates: 
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Organization:

Barton Orchards

Location:

63 Apple Tree Lane
Poughquag, NY, 12570
United States

Phone:

(845) 227-2306

Play Days@Jay

Fridays through October 26, Play Days @ Jay, 12pm-2pm. Pack a picnic and spend the afternoon at John Jay Homestead; explore our 6 Discovery Centers and visit our chickens. Education staff will lead a short hands-on activity at 1pm. Free admission.
Dates: 
09/21/2018
09/28/2018
10/05/2018
12 pm–2 pm
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Location:

400 Jay Street
Katonah, NY, 10536
United States

Phone:

914.232.5651

Apple Picking at Apple Ridge Orchards

Welcome to Apple Ridge Orchards the most scenic and rustic pick-your-own apple orchard, peach orchard and pumpkin patch throughout the Hudson and Warwick Valley. Prepare yourself for a new experience in apple picking. Apple Ridge Orchards features well-manicured trees, spectacular views, and tasty apple varieties – home to more than 20 varieties of pick-your-own apples. Educational fun with dwarf trees even little ones can reach. From September to November, we offer schools, families, friends and visitors an opportunity to enjoy breathtaking scenery, tractor pulled hay wagon rides, pet and feed friendly farm animals, explore a corn maze, view our honey bee observation hives and savor our delicious honey, fresh pressed apple cider, apple cider donuts, homemade mixes, apple butter, fresh preserves, and other treats at our farm.
Dates: 
09/20/2018
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and all holidays, from 9 am – 6 pm
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Organization:

Apple Ridge Orchards

Location:

101 Jessup Road
Warwick , NY, 10990
United States

Phone:

845-987-7717

Rivertown Public Market

Rivertown Public Market, a celebration of local food and makers, will take place at the Waterfront Park in Dobbs Ferry on September 22nd. Join us for 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. The Rivertown Public Market is a food festival will be held in Dobbs Ferry on September 22nd and net proceeds will benefit the Rivertowns Chamber of Commerce. This event will be free and filled with food and fun activities for families. Including Mario the Magician at 11:00 am.
Dates: 
09/22/2018
11 am - 4 pm
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Location:

Waterfront Park
Dobbs Ferry, NY, 10522
United States

In the MKNG - the creativity festival

Join us for In the MKNG, a new festival celebrating creativity and DIY. There will be hands-on, family-friendly experiences, including live demonstrations, interactive activities, craft vendors, food and live music.
Dates: 
09/29/2018
09/30/2018
10 am - 6 pm
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Location:

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
200 Hurd Rd
Bethel, NY, 12720
United States

Phone:

201-835-1200