Headless Horseman Bridge

Sleepy Hollow

Legends and lore run deep in Sleepy Hollow. A visit to this historic town made famous by author Washington Irving will be an experience you will not soon forget. It is here you’ll find the Old Dutch Church, the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery and nearby bridge that inspired the story of the Headless Horseman.

Take in the beauty of the Hudson River with a walk through Kingsland Point Park for views of the Lighthouse at Sleepy Hollow and Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.

Your Beyond-Perfect Day in Sleepy Hollow:

Start with breakfast: Get your Sleepy Hollow fall weekend off to a proper start with a hearty breakfast at The Horseman Deli or enjoy brunch with a view with a rooftop or sidewalk table at Hudson Anchor.

Browse the farmers market: Located in historic Patriots Park, the award-winning TaSH Farmers Market straddles the villages of Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow and is open Saturday mornings through November.

Take to the river: Launch a kayak or paddle board at Horan’s Landing on the Hudson riverfront, or stroll Riverwalk to the iconic Sleepy Hollow Lighthouse.

Stop for lunch: Head back into town for a pizza lunch at Beekman Ale House.

Get spooked: Halloween lasts all fall long in Sleepy Hollow. Tour the Old Dutch Church and Sleepy Hollow Cemetery or take your pick of seasonal attractions like Home of the Legend.

Relive the fun over dinner: Toast the end of your beyond-perfect day with dinner under the stars in the beer garden at J.P. Doyle’s restaurant and public house.

Stay longer: Extend your getaway with a hotel stay.

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