This July, find free and low-cost family events and fun things to do with kids in Rockland County, NY, including fireworks displays, free summer concerts, and the famous Nyack Street Fair.
What would Independence Day be without fireworks? Bring a beach chair and enjoy the shows at
or Nanuet High School in Haverstraw, both Bowline Point Park FREE!
Fun on the Farm
You might know The Orchards of Concklin in Pomona for apple picking in the fall, but the Concklin family has been farming the land year-round in Rockland County for three centuries and 11 generations. On July 4, the public is invited to help siblings Richard and Linda Concklin and their families celebrate this milestone at
. The party will feature music by the Walkabout Clearwater Chorus and other local bluegrass musicians, square dancing, farm tours, agricultural stands, and children’s activities. Grilled foods will be available for purchase. 300 Years of Family Farming FREE!
Giant, lively, colorful dinosaur puppets explore the wonders of evolution when Hudson Vagabond Puppets present
in Suffern. Join the dinos for an old-fashioned revue of original songs, jokes, and dances, both entertaining and educational for the whole family. Mammoth Follies
Fun on the Street
There’s a reason why they’re famous: Each time I’ve attended a
, I’ve found them fun and full of variety. This popular seasonal event takes place this month on July 15, rain or shine. The fair features nearly 240 exhibitors selling handcrafted items, art, photography, collectibles, clothing, and more. There will also be a children’s area and plenty of food for sale. Nyack Street Fair FREE!
Summertime Blues, Rock, and Funk
Kids don’t need to know the songs to dance along at the
hosted by towns throughout the county. Clarkstown, Stony Point, and Suffern have booked a wide variety of bands that will play music ranging from oldies to rock to country. free summer concerts
Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout July
Bouncing and Bonding
Jump for joy—literally!—with your favorite child or grandchild when
Bounce! Trampoline Sports in Valley Cottage hosts fun time each Tuesday and Thursday. Parents or grandparents with kids ages 2-6 can have fun in the Bounce! Jr. Zone, in the Bounce! castle, and on the main trampoline court. Head trainer Victor Byrne works with participants on a series of trampoline-based exercises and fun activities. Mommy and Me / Daddy and Me
Wednesdays throughout July
Cool Classic Cars
Check out cool cars on warm summer nights—the Rod Benders Car Club of New York hosts
each Wednesday night through Sept. 26 at Bear Mountain. Cruise Nights
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! full calendar of events