Westchester has something for just about everyone. When planning your trip to the Hudson Valley, Westchester County's Favorite Escapes is the ideal starting point to planning your itinerary.
|March 9 – 22, Hudson Valley Restaurant Week
More than 200 participanting restaurants, including over 100 restaurants located in Westchester County, offer prix fixe, three-course dinners for $29.95 and lunches for $20.95. Many chefs use New York product on their Restaurant Week menus. Whether it’s trying a new place or returning to a true favorite — wherever you choose to dine — Restaurant Week means a good deal on a great meal!
|Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford
Box Office: (914) 592-2222
Through April 5, Camelot
Lerner and Loewe’s timeless masterpiece, Camelot, was inspired by T. H. White's chivalric tale, "The Once and Future King.” It is considered one of history’s greatest love stories. King Arthur and his new queen, Guinevere, rule their kingdom with ideals of chivalry and peace, but the arrival of Sir Lancelot threatens the foundation of the realm in one of the most fabled love triangles of all time. Revel in the glorious music including, Camelot, If Ever I Would Leave You, the Lusty Month of May, I Loved You Once in Silence, and What Do the Simple Folk Do?
April 9 - July 5, West Side Story
July 9 - Aug. 16, Godspell
Aug. 20 - Sept. 27, Backwards In High Heels
|Clay Art Center, 40 Beech Street, Port Chester
Jan. 31 - March 14, Greenscapes: Of/In/From the Garden
|Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, Pocantico Hills
April 25, Sheep Shearing Fest
Regular events: Get up close with the livestock and stroll through the vegetable fields with the weekly Insider’s Tour of Stone Barns Center. Young children can participate in Hands-on Egg Collecting or enjoy Story Time on the Farm. Sunday Farm Market. Farm Store on weekdays.
|Neuberger Museum of Art, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase
View the event calendar for lectures and special exhibits.
|Muscoot Farm, Route 100, Somers
Discover Muscoot Farm Family Programs
|Hilltop Hanover Farm and Environmental Center, Hanover Street, Yorktown Heights
This is a working crop farm and environmental education facility featuring demonstration models for backyard farming, animal management, rainwater harvesting, organic composting, and green-roof technology. Visitors are encouraged to come and hike the farm’s 3.5 miles of woodland trails, enjoy a picnic overlooking the property and visit the chickens and goats.
View the events calendar for a complete listing of events. Some events require advance ticketing.
|Wolf Conservation Center, South Salem
|Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, Katonah
March 7, Dom Flemons Trio
With Kristin Andreassen and Jefferson Hamer. Featuring American roots and folk music in the Music Room of the Rosen House.
|April 18 - 26, Westchester Comedy Festival
April 18, Kick-off at the Dole Center, 250 South 6th Avenue, Mount Vernon. Competition at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Performering: Freddie Ricks Actor, Chloe Hilliard, winner of Last Comic Standing and guest host Phyllis Yvonne Stickney.
April 22, Second Round of the competition at the New Yonkers Brewing Company. Competition at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Headliners: Rob Stapleton, Def Comedy Jam, Comic View, Comedy Central, Sara Contreras(Latin Diva) and Kevin Magee, 2014 Westchester Comedy Festival Winner.
April 23, Rhina Valentin "La Reina" will appear at Elements, 161 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains at 8 pm. Featured comic: Adam Oliensis of LoHud Comedy Festival.
April 26, the Final Round and crowning of the funniest comedian/comedienne in Westchester at 6 p.m. at Alvin and Friends, 14 Memorial Highway, New Rochelle. Show: Women in Comedy at 8 p.m. headlining Rain Pryor and Regina DeCicco, 2nd prize winner of the 2014 WCF.
For more information, visit www.westchestercomedyny.com
Westchester's many parks and nature centers have family-fun events throughout the season. Call (914) 864-PARK or visit www.westchestergov.com/parks.