Kids Activities in the Westchester New York Area | Kids Out and About Westchester

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Virtual Event: After-School Adventures: Virtual Nature Detectives

Join Education Director Carrie Szwed for a virtual investigation of nature’s greatest mysteries. Participants will form a team of detectives who will meet over Zoom to solve clues and answer questions related to local plants and animals. Lessons will include both computer time and outdoor, active time!
Dates: 
10/06/2020
10/07/2020
10/13/2020
4 pm EASTERN
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
80 Whitehall Rd PO Box 368
Litchfield, CT, 06759
United States

Phone:

860-567-0857

VIRTUAL EVENT: 2nd Annual Portal to the Past Festival - Oct 4 at 2pm Pacific from Cultural Coalition

Cultural Coalition, Inc. and Pueblo Grande Museum present the 2nd Annual Portal to the Past Festival as a free virtual event on Sunday, October 4 from 2 to 4 p.m. Live streamed on Facebook and YouTube, the event features cultural performances of dance, music, and storytelling celebrating the engineering ingenuity of the Ancestral Sonoran Desert People.
Dates: 
10/04/2020
5pm EDT / 4pm CDT / 3pm MDT / 2pm PDT / 1pm AKDT
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
551 N. Alma School Road
Mesa, AZ, 85201
United States

Headless Horseman Hayrides & Haunted Houses - 2020

The 2020 Season at Headless Horseman Hayrides & Haunted Houses Will be a NEW EXPERIENCE This year we will be replacing our hayride with a Drive-Thru Haunted Experience. HORROR LIVES HERE! “DARE TO RIDE THE HORSEMAN’S TRAIL” In the dark, alone with only those in your group to protect you. Where will it take you? Will you make it out or be FOUND by the Horseman? Will you survive? Do you DARE TO RIDE THE HORSEMAN'S TRAIL? We will be operating our Corn Maze, Haunted Houses, and Attractions. Please see the Attractions Page for a complete list.
Dates: 
10/02/2020
10/03/2020
10/04/2020
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Location:

778 Broadway, Route 9W
Ulster Park, NY, 12487
United States

Phone:

845-339-2666

Spookley The Square Pumpkin Movie Night at Apple Ridge Orchards

Spookley the Square Pumpkin is a unique pumpkin that delivers a special message of tolerance and kindness that is just right for fall…and any time of the year! Spookley is the Official Spokes-Pumpkin for National Bullying Prevention Month in October through a partnership with PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center. Apple Ridge Orchards is delighted to be partnering with Spookley, PACER and farms across the country to raise awareness for bullying prevention. Movie-goers will take a short walk under the moonlight among the apple trees to an open field and watch Spookley the Square Pumpkin on a large outdoor screen (Bring a blanket!). Each ticket provides parking, admission, and any size pumpkin of your choice in the pumpkin patch. The farm market will be open for popcorn, drinks, and all our traditional farm goodies.
Dates: 
10/09/2020
10/16/2020
10/23/2020
Ticketholders can arrive at 5:30pm, Spookley movie begins at 6:45pm, event ends at 8:00pm.
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Location:

101 Jessup Road
Warwick , NY, 10990
United States

Phone:

845-987-7717

Harvest Weekends Queens County Farm Museum

Harvest Weekends showcase fall on the farm! Queens Farm gate admission is free so you can enjoy the farm grounds and see the fall foliage. To add to the fun, scoop up your pumpkins from our Pumpkin Patch, take a hayride, and enjoy a taste of New York with locally made apple cider donuts, pies, Hudson Valley apples, and fresh cider! Our Farm Store sells seasonal mums, local honey, and unique finds for the home and garden. Activities are priced separately. All proceeds support the care and operations of our historic farm.
Dates: 
10/03/2020
10/04/2020
10/10/2020
11 am–4:30 pm
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Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276

OUTDOOR HALLOWEEN DECOR at Lyndhurst Mansion

Visit Lyndhurst’s grounds Sunday – Saturday, October 2nd – November 1st from 10am – 4pm daily and walk amongst the ghosts of Lyndhurst’s past! Curated by Lyndhurst’s guest designer, our new landscape pathways will be the scene of festive decor appropriate for the whole family. Guests will enjoy this taste of the season from 10am – 4pm daily. Visitors will be asked to maintain proper social distance and remain with their group while viewing the decorations. Masks must be worn at all times. Photography is encouraged, please see our photography page for a full list of rules. While viewing the decor is free for your enjoyment, those driving to Lyndhurst will need to purchase a Daily Grounds Pass prior to arrival to enter and park on the property.
Dates: 
10/03/2020
10/04/2020
10/09/2020
10am - 4pm
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Organization:

Lyndhurst Mansion

Location:

635 S Broadway
Tarrytown, NY, 10591
United States

Phone:

914-631-4481

Corn Maze at Outhouse Orchards

Blast off into space with our 2020 corn maze design. Learn about our solar system as you attempt to navigate the maze while locating hidden clues. Purchase your ticket and take a walk through the twists and turns of the maze to see if you can find your way out. Use the map as your guide to find the hidden clues so that you may solve the puzzle and learn some interesting facts about space. The maze is open 7 day a week and is a safe activity for all. It also gives parents an opportunity to get the kiddos out of the house while they distance learn.
Dates: 
10/01/2020
10/02/2020
10/03/2020
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Organization:

Outhouse Orchards

Location:

139 Hardscrabble Rd
North Salem, NY, 10560
United States

Phone:

(914) 277-3188

45th Birthday Celebration at Greenburgh Nature Center

Have you signed up yet for our 45th Birthday celebration? You and your whole family can enjoy socially distanced activities including crafts, apple cidering, animal programs and more on our beautiful grounds. This special day will bring the community together safely and kick-off the official reopening of the Manor House. Proceeds from this birthday fundraiser will support the ongoing work of the Nature Center, our dedicated staff and the care of our 100+ animals and grounds. Limited tickets will be sold, so don't wait to register and join the fun!
Dates: 
10/17/2020
10 am - 4 pm- Please Pre-register
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Location:

99 Dromore Road
Scarsdale, NY, 10583
United States

Phone:

914-723-3470

HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR - Cross County Shopping Center

Join us for Trunk or Treat on Saturday, October 24th, from 12pm to 4pm. In order to maintain social distancing YOU MUST REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. We look forward to a spooktacular time!
Dates: 
10/24/2020
12pm to 4pm
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Location:

8000 Mall Walk
Yonkers, NY, 10704
United States

Phone:

914-968-9570

Maze by Moonlight at Queen's Farm

Navigate The Amazing Maize Maze by the starry night! Bring your flashlight and enjoy the fun. Don't miss this exclusive event. The adventure begins with a Stalk Talk to prepare you for the 3-acre challenge of finding clues, solving puzzles and making your way out of this interactive maze. Feel up to the challenge? A visit to The Amazing Maize Maze is must-see NYC!
Dates: 
10/03/2020
10/24/2020
5:30 pm–9:30 pm (with staggered entry at 5:30pm and 7:30pm)
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Location:

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

Phone:

(718) 347-3276