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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.


Pool pairings at Equus
Equus Restaurant, Castle Hotel & Spa, 400 Benedict Ave., Tarrytown
(914) 631-3646

Through Aug. 20, Poolside Summer Pairings
Celebrate the summer with our second annual Poolside Summer Pairing Series. Every Thursday, 6:30 - 8:30 pm.

Philipse Manor Hall 4th of July festivities Philipse Manor Hall, 29 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers
(914) 965-4027

July 4, noon - 6 p.m.., Independence Day Celebration
Join us for an afternoon of free family fun. Activities include crafts, games and re-enactors, featuring a colonial cavalry rider. As a prelude to the the Yonkers Independence Day events, the Mayor will kick off the evening's festivities with an opening speech at 5:45 p.m. Learn more at Friends of Philipse Manor Hall.

Philipse Manor Hall Philipse Manor Hall, 29 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers
(914) 965-4027

Movies Under the Stars:
July 24, Big Hero 6
Aug. 28, The Lego Movie
Join us for a summer of family-friendly fun. Bring your lawn chair or blanket and relax under the stars. Free admission; rated PG. Learn more at Friends of Philipse Manor Hall.

Westchester County Center Westchester County Center, White Plains
(914) 995-4050

July 12, New York Metro Reptile Show
Aug. 13 - 16, JP's Sports and Rock Solid Promotions
Aug. 18, Hot Summer Fun Concert Starring Shaggy with Special Guest Maxi Priest
Aug. 28 - 30, International Gem and Jewelry Show
Oct. 9 - 11, Sesame Street Live

Wes tSide Story Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford
Box Office: (914) 592-2222

Through July 5, West Side Story
Possibly the greatest musical ever created. A modern version of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet set on the mean streets of New York during the turbulent fifties. Caught between two warring street gangs, the Jets and the Sharks, Tony and Maria attempt to create a life together. This brilliant collaboration by Broadway greats Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim combines music, lyrics and dance into a timeless tribute to young love.  Songs - Something's Coming, Maria, America, Somewhere, Tonight, I Feel Pretty.

Visit Westchester Broadway Theatre for a complete schedule of shows and one-night specials.

Godspell Westchester Broadway Theatre, Elmsford
Box Office: (914) 592-2222

July 9 - Aug. 9, Godspell
The beloved classic from Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin), is based on "The Gospel According to St. Matthew," the musical, uses improvisation and contemporary themes to illustrate the parables, bringing these lessons to life. Songs include "Day By Day," "Save The People," "Learn Your Lessons Well," "All Good Gifts," "Turn Back, O Man" and "By My Side."

Visit Westchester Broadway Theatre for a complete schedule of shows and one-night specials.
Aug. 20 - Sept. 27, Backwards In High Heels
Sept. 24 - Nov. 29 and Dec. 30 - Jan. 31, 2016, Show Boat
Dec. 3 - Dec. 27, Tim And Scrooge: A Carol for a Later Christmas

Caramoor Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, Katonah
(914) 232-1252

July 5, Ariel Quartet/Dover Quartet
Two award winning alumni quartets of our Ernst Stiefel String Quartet-in-Residence program, the Ariel (’08-’09) and Dover (’13-’14) will make a unique, collaborative appearance – fireworks for the ears!

July 8, Dancing at Dusk: Italian Folk Dancing
Take a fiery journey to Southern Italy by way of tarantella, folk dances traditionally performed to heal mythical tarantula bites. Dressed as a variety of masked characters, stilt dancer Mark Mindek joins your little ones in a wild dance party. For kids and families.

Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, Pocantico Hills
(914) 366-6200

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.

Get tickets for all events online.

Neuberger Neuberger Museum of Art, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase
(914) 251-6100

Through Aug. 23, Plastic: Art in an Era of Material Innovation
Featuring works by Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Louise Nevelson, Leroy Lamis, Fred Eversley and others, view thirty works from the Museum's permanent collection, dating from the late 1950s to the early 1970s.

View the event calendar for lectures and special exhibits.

Crafts at Lyndhurst Lyndhurst, 635 South Broadway, Tarrytown
(914) 631-4481

Sept. 18 - 20, Crafts at Lyndhurst
For 30 years Crafts at Lyndhurst has been one of America’s most popular contemporary crafts events. It is held in May and September each year and features 300 different artists at each show, offering exceptional one-of-a-kind objects, as well as craft demonstrations, gourmet specialty foods, delicious concessions and live music. There are also children’s activities such as a still walker, face painting and storytelling. This is an event not to miss and goes on rain or shine.

And don’t forget to take a tour of the incredible Gothic Lyndhurst mansion. Tours are discounted with admission to Crafts at Lyndhurst.

Muscoot Farm
Muscoot Farm, Route 100, Somers
(914) 864-7282

Discover Muscoot Farm Family Programs
There is something for everyone on Muscoot’s 777 acres.

Hilltop Hanover Hilltop Hanover Farm and Environmental Center, Hanover Street, Yorktown Heights
(914) 962-2368

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 Wolf Conservation Center, South Salem
(914) 763-2373

Spring Programs
Check out the Wolf Conservation Center program calendar and current events.

Westchester's many parks and nature centers have family-fun events throughout the season. Call (914) 864-PARK or visit www.westchestergov.com/parks.

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