Nature/Outdoors | Kids Out and About Hudson Valley

Trailside Museum and Zoo at Bear Mountain State Park

Zoo, Native Animals, Museum,Wildlife center, Nature, Events, Activities, Programs, Outdoor fun. HOURS: 10AM - 4:30PM, 7 Days a Week. Be sure to plan ahead, our Bears and Beaver go into their dens at 4:00PM
1 Hessian Dr
Highland Falls , NY , 10928
Phone: 845-786-2701
41° 19' 10.1568" N, 73° 59' 30.1128" W

Storm King Art Center

Storm King Art Center is located on a pristine 500-acre landscape of fields, hills, and woodlands providing the setting for a collection of more than 100 carefully sited sculptures created by some of the most acclaimed artists of our time.
1 Museum Road
New Windsor , NY , 12553
Phone: 845-534-3115
41° 25' 36.282" N, 74° 3' 47.8728" W

Bear Mountain State Park

Rugged mountains, west bank of the Hudson. Large play field, shaded picnic groves, lake & river fishing access, a swimming pool, Trailside Museums and Zoo, hiking, biking and cross-country ski trails, outdoor skating rink. Also a Merry-Go-Round.
3006 Seven Lakes Drive
Bear Mountain , NY , 10911
Phone: (845) 786-2701
41° 18' 49.1472" N, 73° 59' 18.6396" W

Greenburgh Nature Center

The Greenburgh Nature Center’s mission is to offer inspiring, hands-on environmental education experiences, to foster an appreciation of nature, and to promote sustainable practices. The Greenburgh Nature Center hosts eco-friendly or “green” birthday parties where you can celebrate your child’s special day and the wonders of nature. We offer many different themed parties that are fun and educational. Your guests can also enjoy exploring our nature preserve, including our Nature’s Discovery Playground and outdoor animal displays, either before or after the party.
99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale , NY , 10583
Phone: 914-723-3470
41° 0' 18.738" N, 73° 48' 24.5448" W

Teatown Lake Reservation

Teatown Lake Reservation is a nonprofit, environmental organization with a nature preserve and education center located in Lower Hudson Valley. Teatown Lake Reservation’s mission is to inspire our community to lifelong environmental stewardship. Teatown Lake Reservation's 1,000 acre nature preserve and education center is located in the Lower Hudson Valley, in Ossining, NY.
1600 Spring Valley Road
Ossining , NY , 10562
Phone: 914.762.2912
41° 12' 39.6864" N, 73° 49' 36.8004" W

Organization:

Lilymoore Farm

Location:

21 Moore Rd.
Pleasant Valley, NY, 12569
United States

Phone:

(845) 605-7002

A Very Fluffy Halloween - A Great Halloween Event with Alpacas in Costumes

Dates: 
10/30/2021
10/31/2021
Time: 
10:30 AM, 1:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Backyard Biology: Exploring Plants and Animals Around You - Online after-school class

Dates: 
10/30/2021
11/06/2021
Time: 
Classes available at 11:00 AM EDT, 5:00 PM EDT, and 8:00 PM EDT

Organization:

Location:

79 Farmstead Lane
Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590
United States

Phone:

845-231-4424

Common Ground Open Farm Day

Dates: 
10/30/2021
11/06/2021
11/13/2021
Time: 
10 am - 2 pm

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Conservation Corps Volunteer Day

Dates: 
11/13/2021
12/11/2021
Time: 
12:00-2:00 PM

Location:

Twin Ponds on the FARM
531 River Rd.
Montgomery, NY, 12549
United States

Phone:

8455410488

Corn Maze at Twin Ponds Farm

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/29/2021
10/30/2021
Time: 
Fri 03:00 pm – 10:00 pm Sat 10:00 am – 10:00 pm Sun 10:00 am – 05:00 pm

Organization:

Landis Arboretum

Location:

174 Lape Road P.O. BOX 186
Esperance, NY, 12066
United States

Phone:

5188756935

Dragonflies and Damselflies

Dates: 
07/24/2022
Time: 
1:00PM - 3:00PM

Fall 2021 Gardening Lecture Series

Dates: 
10/24/2021
11/07/2021
Time: 
7:00PM EST (Sept 1), 2:00 pm EST (other dates)

Organization:

Location:

1448 Route 211
Middletown, NY, 10940
United States

Phone:

845 386 1882

Fall Activities, Sunflowers & Pumpkins at Pierson’s Farm

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/28/2021
10/29/2021
Time: 
Mon, Thurs, Fri 12:30-5 & Sat/Sun 10-6

Organization:

Location:

15 Route 299 West
New Paltz, NY, 12561
United States

Fall Family Fun at Wallkill View Farm

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
10/31/2021
Time: 
9 am - 6:30pm (WEATHER PERMITTING)

Organization:

Location:

730 State Rt. Rt 211
Montgomery, NY, 12549
United States

Phone:

845-692-4364

Fall Festival at Manza Farms

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
10/26/2021
Time: 
9 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

250 Hurds Road
Clintondale, NY, 12515
United States

Phone:

845-325-0222

Fall Fun at Minard's

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
10/31/2021
Time: 
10 am - 6 pm

Organization:

Location:

5755 U.S. 209
Kerhonkson, NY, 12446
United States

Phone:

845-626-7137

Fall Harvest Celebration at Kelder's Farm

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
10/26/2021
Time: 
10:00am-6:00pm

Organization:

Location:

9 Fishkill Farm Road
Fishkill, NY, 12533
United States

Phone:

(845) 897-4377

Fall Harvest Festival Weekends - Fishkill Farms

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
10/31/2021
Time: 
9 am - 6pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Nature Club – Spiders

Dates: 
11/20/2021
Time: 
9:00AM

Organization:

Location:

1849 C St NW
Washington, DC, 20240
United States

Phone:

202-208-6843

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks!

Dates: 
11/11/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Free Guided Hike

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/31/2021
11/07/2021
Time: 
2:00-4:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

9146668448

Free Guided Hike at Westmoreland Sanctuary

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/31/2021
11/07/2021
Time: 
2 pm – 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

47 Sweeney Rd Off of Sullivan County Route 31, just 4 miles from iconic Hawk's Nest Highway
Glen Spey, NY, 12737
United States

Phone:

845-856-9000

Free Tours & Nature Trails at Kadampa World Peace Temple Upstate NY Sullivan County Catskills

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
10/26/2021
Time: 
9:00AM - 6:00PM

Organization:

City of White Plains

Location:

255 Main Street
White Plains, NY, 10601
United States

Phone:

914.422.1200

Friends of White Plains Farmers Market

Dates: 
10/27/2021
11/03/2021
11/10/2021
Time: 
8 am - 4 pm

Location:

27 South Greenbush Road
West Nyack, NY, 10994
United States

Phone:

845-358-0877

Organization:

Location:

477 Beaverkill Rd
Olivebridge, NY, 12461
United States

Phone:

(845) 657-8333

Halloween at Ashokan

Dates: 
10/31/2021
Time: 
2:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:

Veterans Park Gazebo
Main Street & Cedar Street
Nyack, NY, 10960
United States

Phone:

(845) 353-2221

HOLIDAY LIGHTS OF NYACK- Tree Lighting 2021

Dates: 
12/04/2021
Time: 
Check website for times

Organization:

Hudson Farmers Market

Location:

6th & Columbia St
Hudson, NY, 12534
United States

Phone:

(917) 734-5462

Hudson Farmers Market

Dates: 
10/30/2021
11/06/2021
11/13/2021
Time: 
9:00 – 1:00

Location:

Outdoor Discovery Center
Muser Drive across from 174 Angola Road
Cornwall, NY, 12518
United States

Phone:

845-534-5506

I SPY HALLOWEEN SCAVENGER HAUNT

Dates: 
10/30/2021
Time: 
Offered every half hour from 11am-3pm (11, 11:30, 12, 12:30, 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30 & 3)

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Illuminate the Farm at Queens County Farm Museum

Dates: 
11/25/2021
11/26/2021
11/27/2021
Time: 
Check website

Organization:

Location:

229 Middle Road
Rhinebeck, NY, 12572
United States

Phone:

845-590-9642

Kesicke Fall Festival

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
10/31/2021
Time: 
10 am - 5 pm

Location:

Wall Street,  in front of the Old Dutch Church
Kingston, NY, 12401
United States

Kingston Farmers Market

Dates: 
10/30/2021
11/06/2021
11/13/2021
Time: 
9am – 2pm

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Maze by Moonlight at Queen's Farm

Dates: 
10/28/2021
Time: 
5:30pm – 7:30pm; 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Mommy and Me

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
10/26/2021
Time: 
9:00am

Location:

145 Sterling St
Beacon, NY, 12508
United States

Phone:

(845) 831-8172

Mount Gulian Tours

Dates: 
10/24/2021
Time: 
12pm, 1pm and 2pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Norman Bird Sanctuary Scarecrow Competition

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
10/26/2021
Time: 
12:00 AM

Location:

po box 677
Nyack, NY, 10960
United States

Nyack Outdoor Farmers’ Market

Dates: 
10/28/2021
Time: 
8am to 2pm

Organization:

Dr. Davies Farm

Location:

306 Rte 304
Congers, NY, 10920
United States

Phone:

845-268-7020

Pick Your Own Pumpkin, Hay Ride & Corn Maze at Dr. Davies Farm

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
10/31/2021
Time: 
10 am - 4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

223 Pitcher Ln
Red Hook, NY, 12571
United States

Phone:

845-758-1234

Pick-Your-Own Apples at Greig Farm

Dates: 
10/24/2021
Time: 
8 am - 8 pm

Location:

Main Street
Pine Bush, NY, 12566
United States

Phone:

845-476-0134

Pine Bush First Fridays

Dates: 
11/05/2021
12/03/2021
Time: 
4 pm - 7 pm

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Pre-K Drop Off Program

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
10/26/2021
Time: 
9:00am

Organization:

Location:

160 Esopus Ave
Kingston , NY, 12401
United States

Phone:

​845-383-1528

Pumpkins & Fall Fun at Seed Song Farm!

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
10/31/2021
Time: 
10 AM

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

Queens Farm Pumpkin Patch

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
10/26/2021
Time: 
11:00 am–4:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

65 Chatham St
Kinderhook, NY, 12106
United States

Phone:

5187589292

Samascott's Garden Market Corn Maze

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/30/2021
10/31/2021
Time: 
11am - 4pm (last entry)

Organization:

Sinterklaas

Location:

80 Market St
Rhinebeck, NY, 12572
United States

SINTERKLAAS FESTIVAL DAY IN RHINEBECK

Dates: 
12/04/2021
Time: 
All day

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Teen Talk Tuesday: Armchair Botany Teen Edition

Dates: 
11/16/2021
Time: 
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

5785 State Hwy 80 (Lake Road) PO Box 800
Cooperstown, NY, 13326
United States

Phone:

607-547-1450

THANKSGIVING at the Farmers' Museum

Dates: 
11/26/2021
11/27/2021
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Location:

Wildlife Education Center
25 Boulevard
Cornwalll-on-Hudson, NY, 12520
United States

Phone:

845-534-5506

THANKSGIVING WEEKEND AT THE WEC

Dates: 
11/26/2021
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
Time: 
12pm-4pm with 50 minute windows every hour on the hour (12-12:50p, 1-1:50p, 2-2:50p, 3-3:50p)

Location:

73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY, 11004-1129
United States

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

The Amazing Maize Maze at Queen's Farm

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/29/2021
10/30/2021
Time: 
Fri: 12pm–4:30pm; Sat & Sun: 11am–4:30pm; Mon, Oct 11th: 11am–4:30pm

Organization:

Van Cortlandt Manor

Location:

525 S. Riverside Ave
Croton on Hudson, NY, 10520
United States

Phone:

914.631.8200

The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/25/2021
10/26/2021
Time: 
Pre purchase tickets

Location:

Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Avenue
Rhinebeck, NY, 12572
United States

The Wonderland of Lights- Rhinebeck

Dates: 
11/25/2021
11/26/2021
11/27/2021
Time: 
Check info - Times vary

Organization:

Location:

3012 State Route 213
Stone Ridge, NY, 12484
United States

Phone:

845-687-2587

U Pick Apples at Stone Ridge Orchard

Dates: 
10/24/2021
Time: 
11 am - 5 pm

Location:

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

Phone:

845-489-8769

Union Vale Presents: Halloween Movie Night

Dates: 
10/29/2021
Time: 
See info

Location:

South Street and Bank St
Warwick, NY, 10990
United States

Phone:

845-288-2903

Warwick Valley Farmers' Market-

Dates: 
10/24/2021
10/31/2021
11/07/2021
Time: 
9am-2pm

Organization:

Location:

260 Chestnut Ridge Road
Mount Kisco, NY, 10549
United States

Phone:

(914) 666-8448

Wild Discoveries with the Town of Bedford

Dates: 
10/26/2021
Time: 
1:30-2:15 PM

Organization:

Richmond Nature Park

Location:

11851 Westminster Highway
Richmond, BC, V6X 1B4
Canada

Phone:

604-238-6188

Wildlife in Your Classroom - Virtual Programs Register Today!

Dates: 
10/26/2021
10/28/2021
11/02/2021
Time: 
Tue: 9:00 – 9:45 am; 10:15 – 11:00 am; 1:15 – 2:00 pm Thu: 9:15 – 10:00 am; 10:30 – 11:15 am; 11:45 – 12:30 pm; 1:30 – 2:15 pm

Location:

327 Warren Street
Hudson, NY, 12534
United States

Phone:

(518) 822-1438

Winter Walk 25th Anniversary -

Dates: 
12/04/2021
Time: 
5 pm-8 pm