101 Ideas for Holiday Family Fun in Westchester- 2019 | Kids Out and About Westchester

101 Ideas for Holiday Family Fun in Westchester- 2019

 

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Santa Sightings

Multiple dates starting Nov 11, 2019 

Photos with Santa at Cross County Shopping Center

Nov 17 and Dec 15, 2019 

Santa Paws- Stamford Town Center Mall

Nov 22, 2019 

Santa's Grand Arrival at Galleria at White Plains

Nov 24, 2019 

PAWS & CLAUS at Jefferson Valley Mall

Nov 29, 2019

Santa On the Walkway Over the Hudson

Nov 30, 2019 

Sinterklaas Send-Off Celebration, Kingston, New York

Dec 1, 2019 Muscoot Farm Christmas
Dec 7, 2019 

SINTERKLAAS FESTIVAL DAY IN RHINEBECK

Dec 8, 2019

Sensory Santa- Stamford Town Center Mall

Dec 15, 2019

10th Annual Skiing & Riding Santa Day at Windham Mountain

 

Dine with Santa

Nov 23, 2019

Cookies with Santa Event at Pine Ridge Dude Ranch

Nov 30, 2019 

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA at Jefferson Valley Mall

Dec 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 2019

Breakfast with Frosty & Friends at the Beardsley Zoo

Dec 7, 14, 21, 2019 BREAKFAST WITH SANTA AT BEAR MOUNTAIN INN
Dec 14, 2019 Brunch With Santa at The Westchester Broadway Theatre

 

Old-Time Christmas

Multiple dates starting Nov 29, 2019

Twilight Tours at Boscobel

Nov 29- Dec 1, 2019
Dec 2-16, 2019

SANTA CLAUS LETTERS - Lewisboro

Multiple dates starting Dec 2, 2019 
Dec 7, 2019 Christmas In The Village @ Museum Village
Dec 7, 2019

Carmel NY's Holiday on The Lake

Dec 7-8, 2019

Holiday Workshop Weekend at Wave Hill

Dec 7-29, 2019 
Dec 15, 2019

Santa Visits the Rosen House

   

 

Light Displays

Nov 16, 2019

Tree Lighting & Santa's Arrival at Ridge Hill

Multiple dates starting Nov 21, 2019 

Holiday Lights 2019 - Bronx Zoo

Nov 23, 2019

Tree Lighting Ceremony at Cross County Shopping Center

Multiple dates starting Nov 24, 2019

North Kensico Christmas Light Show

Multiple dates starting Nov 26, 2019

Worldwide Lights Celebration at Stepping Stones

Dec 1, 2019 

Mamaroneck Tree Lighting Social

Dec 7, 2019

HOLIDAY LIGHTS OF NYACK

Dec 7, 2019

Yorktown Annual Holiday Electric Lights Parade

Dec 7, 2019 

Mt. Kisco Chamber presents: Holiday Tree Lighting

Dec 8, 2019 

HOLIDAY LIGHTING CEREMONY at The New York Botanical Garden

 

Holiday Theatre

Multiple dates starting Nov 30, 2019

NEW PALTZ BALLET PRESENTS: THE NUTCRACKER at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort

Multiple Dates starting Dec 6, 2019

Muscoot Farm Christmas Carol

Dec 7, 2019

PETER PAN at Emelin Theatre

Dec 8, 2019 

SALZBURG MARIONETTE THEATRE -The Nutcracker

Multiple dates starting Dec 12, 2019 

'Twas the Night Before... by Cirque du Soleil

Dec 13-15, 2019 

The Nutcracker returns to the Westchester County Center, White Plains

Multiple dates starting Dec 15, 2019 NUTCRACKER DREAM at Emelin Theatre
Dec 21, 2019

NUTCRACKER, SHORT AND SWEET at Paramount

Dec 21- 22, 2019 

Connecticut Ballet's The Nutcracker

Multiple dates starting Dec 21, 2019

HOLIDAY FAVORITES FILM FESTIVAL at The New York Botanical Garden

 

Holiday Concerts

Saturdays & Sundays Nov 24- Jan 1, 2020 

SOUNDS OF THE SEASON PERFORMANCES at The New York Botanical Garden

Multiple dates starting Nov 29, 2019 

Holidays in Harmony at the Stamford Town Center Mall

Dec 3, 2019

LIVE FROM NASHVILLE: A Merry Country Christmas! Matinee & Evening at The Westchester Broadway Theatre

Dec 6, 2019

8th Annual Westchester All-Stars and Friends Christmas for Veterans Concert at Paramount

Dec 7, 2019

The Laurie Berkner Band LIVE! The Greatest Hits Holiday Tour

Dec 8, 2019 MUSIC AT ASBURY PRESENTS: Music at Asbury Family Program- Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Dec 14, 2019

A Boscobel Christmas with the Putnam Chorale

Dec 14, 2019 

Jessica Lynn – A Very Merry Country Christmas

Dec 15, 2019 

Noel! With Stamford Symphony Brass

Dec 15, 2019 

Holiday Concert: ‘A Collective Christmas’ 2019 with Collective Brass at Lyndhurst

Dec 16, 2019

The New York Tenors Christmas Special at The Westchester Broadway Theatre

Dec 27, 2019 

Neil Berg's 101 years Of Broadway at The Westchester Broadway Theatre

 

Christmas Tree Experience

Opening day Nov 29, 2019

Battenfeld Christmas Tree Farm

Opening day Nov 29, 2019 

Emmerich Tree Farm

Opening day Nov 30, 2019 

Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm

Opening day Nov 30, 2019 

Wright Family Farm

 

Stuart's Fruit Farm

 

Ice Skating

Multiple Days starting Nov 10, 2019 

Ice skating at Bear Mountain Rink

Multiple Days starting Nov 11, 2019  

Pop-Up Holiday Ice Skating Rink at Cross County Shopping Center

Multiple Days Nov 29 - Jan 4, 2020

6th Annual Westchester Winter Wonderland with Tree Lighting Celebration

Multiple Days- Dec 23- Jan 3, 2020

Learn to Skate at WSA

Multiple Days- Dec 23- Jan 3, 2020 

Hockey Camp at WSA

 

Hanukkah

Dec 8, 2019

Pre-K & Kindergarten Chanukah Program at Congregation Emanu-El of Westchester

Dec 8, 2019 

Young Families Chanukah Celebration at Congregation Emanu-El of Westchester

Dec 8, 2019

Hanukkah Playdate at Temple Beth Am

Dec 22, 2019 

Chanukah Menorah Lighting- Bedford

Dec 23, 2019 Menorah Lighting at Cross County Shopping Center
Dec 26, 30, 2019

The Magic Dreidels

 

Shopping & Craft Fairs

Multiple Days starting Nov 15, 2020 

HOLIDAY FOOD TRUCK MARKET at Cross County Shopping Center

Nov 23 - 24, 2019

Rye Arts Center presents- Artisan Boutique: Unique & Handmade Gifts

Dec 1-24, 2019

Queens Farm Holiday Market

Dec 8, 2019

Nyack Holiday Gift Fair

 

New Year's Fun

Dec 29, 2019 

Early Resolutions Day at Muscoot (ages 12+)

Dec 29- Jan 1, 2020 

Ring in 2020 at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort

Dec 31, 2019

Harlem Globetrotters at Westchester County Center

Dec 31, 2019

Special New Year's Hours at Westchester Children's Museum

Dec 31, 2019

New Year's Eve Celebration at Stowe

Jan 1, 2020 

First Day Family Fun

Jan 1, 2020 

First Day Hike at Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park

Jan 1, 2020 

First Day Bird ID Hike at Rockefeller State Park Preserve

Jan 1, 2020

First Day Hike at Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park

 

Miscellaneous

Mutiple Days starting Nov 23, 2019

Holiday Train Show at Greenburgh Nature Center

Mutiple Days starting Nov 23, 2019 

The New York Botanical Garden Train Show

Dec 7, 2019

The Gabriella Boyd Memorial Foundation "Give with Gabby"

Dec 7, 2019 

Jingle Bell Run- Purchase, NY

Sat and Sun Dec 7-22, 2019 

HOLIDAYS ON THE HILL TRAIN SHOW at Lasdon Park

Dec 13, 2019 

Outdoor Adventures: Family Night Hike at SM&NC

Dec 14, 2019  Holiday Crafts at Muscoot
Dec 15, 2019  2019 Greenwich-Stamford Christmas Bird Count
Dec 15, 2019  Holiday Story Time at Muscoot
Dec 16, 2019 Hansel & Gretel Story and Gingerbread House
Dec 21, 2019 

Beary Merry Holiday at the Trailside Museum & Zoo

Multiple dates starting Dec 21, 2019

HOLIDAY HOWLS at the Wolf Conservation Center

Dec 26-28, 2019

Holiday Open House at Queens County Farm Museum

 

Dec 27, 2019

Fun Family Films: MY ADVENTURES WITH SANTA at Yonkers Riverfront Library

Dec 28, 2019

Kwanzaa Festival

Dec 30, 2019 Mad Science: Holiday Science Show at Yonkers Riverfront Library
Dec 30, 2019 Mad Science Presents: Holiday Science Show at Yonkers Grinton Library

 

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