What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

TOP 100 FALL ACTIVITIES IN THE NEW YORK CITY AREA

     Home  >  Articles  > News & Tips: Family Activities
by NYMetroParents Staff August 28, 2014

Related: best fall events, fun fall activities, things to do in fall in nyc, fall events near nyc, family fall events in ny nj ct,


Have the most fun this fall at these family events in and near NYC, including Long Island, Southeast New York, northern New Jersey, and Connecticut. Find apple picking, fall festivals, autumn harvest fairs, Halloween activities, corn mazes, Thanksgiving parades, and much more in our guide to fall fun.

 

20 Fun Fall Activities in New York City

fall fun nyc

From the Medeival Festival in Upper Manhattan to the World Maker Faire in Queens, there are tons of ways to have fun during the fall in New York City. Don't miss old-fashioned fun at the Queens County Fair, a spooky good time at Boo at the Zoo at the Bronx Zoo, and the iconic Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in Manhattan, plus the Big Apple Circus' annual show in Manhattan and the Atlantic Antic Street Fair in Brooklyn.

 

20 Fun Fall Activities on Long Island

fall fun long island

Fall on Long Island is the perfect season for apple and pumpkin picking at nearby farms. Plus, celebrate the season at fall festivals such as the Long Island Fair and Southampton Septemberfest. Get lost in a corn maze, attend the Ghostly Gala at Long Island Children's Museum, experience The Rise of the Jack O' Lanterns at Old Westbury Gardens, watch Sesame Street Live, and more!

20 Fun Fall Activities in Westchester County, NY

fall fun westchester

Beyond fall festivals and pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, fall in Westchester brings treats such as the Honey Harvest Party at Greenburgh Nature Center, a Native American powwow in Yorktown Heights, Thanksgiving Day parades, the Great Chappaqua Bake Sale and Children's Book Festival, Halloween activities galore, and of course, the Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze at Van Cortlandt Manor.

20 Fun Fall Activities in Rockland County, NY

fall fun rockland 

Whether you stick to Rockland proper or cross the border into Bergen County, NJ, there's plenty of fall fun to be had in this area of Southeast New York. Make your own apple cider at Tenafly Nature Center, celebrate Oktoberfest on Bear Mountain, go leaf peeping, pick pumpkins and apples, participate in a charity walk, enjoy the Rockland County Storytelling Festival, watch the Nyack Halloween Parade and go trick-or-treating, and much more.

20 Fun Fall Activities in Fairfield County, CT

fall fairfield

There are so many fun family events in Connecticut during the fall, including the CT Renaissance Faire, harvest celebrations at the nature centers, the Oyster Festival and Chowder Days celebrating maritime cuisine, pumpkin and apple picking at area farms, Monster Mash at Stepping Stones Museum and other Halloween activities, the UBS Parade Spectacular in Stamford, and much more.

  

More Seasonal Fun

Find Winter, Spring, and Summer activities in our full Season-By-Season Guide to Fun in the NYC Area

 


Get Your FREE Indoor Activity eGuide!

More News & Tips: Family Activities Articles

Toddler-Friendly Halloween Events in Fairfield County, CT
Tot-Friendly Halloween Events on Long Island
FREE Halloween Events for Families on Long Island
FREE Halloween Events for Families in New York City
Halloween Events for Toddlers in NYC

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local News & Tips: Family Activities Sponsors

Southfield Center for Development
85 Old Kings Highway N.
Darien, CT
203-202-7654
Diagnostic, therapeutic, and educational services ...

Whitby School
969 Lake Ave.
Greenwich, CT
203-869-8464 x176
At Whitby, each child's natural curiosity is encou...

Rosenthal JCC Early Childhood Centers
600 Bear Ridge Road
Pleasantville, NY
914-741-0333 x21
More fun than you ever imagined! Rosenthal JCC sum...

Wooster School
91 Miry Brook Rd
Danbury, CT
203-830-3900
...

French-American School of New York (FASNY)
Campuses in Scarsdale, Larchmont, and Mamaroneck
914-250-0000
Since its founding in 1980, FASNY has evolved from...
See Our News & Tips: Family Activities Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE