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

Resources

   

FOURTH OF JULY EVENTS IN WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY

     Home  >  Articles  > Regional Highlights
by Karen Demeter

Related: fourth of july, july 4, independence day, fireworks, westchester county, new york, event, activity, family, kids, ny,


Find the top things to do this month with kids in the NYC area in our Calendar of Events

Check out our picks for the best way to celebrate Independence Day with your family this year in Westchester County, New York.

 

There are plenty of events offering history, music, and fireworks throughout the Fourth of July weekend. Many of them are free to boot. Just cross your fingers for clear skies!

 

July 4 fireworks in Westchester County, NY

At Rye Playland, enjoy rides during the day and fireworks at night. July 2-4, 9:30pm. FREE. Playland Parkway, Rye, NY. 914-813-7010.

Caramoor has several holiday events. The American Roots Music Festival offers folk, bluegrass, blues, jazz, gospel, and country music. July 2, 12:30pm. $20-$40; children under 16 are half-price. At Pops, Patriots and Fireworks, violinist Clares Yang performs variations of Henry Vieeuxtemp's "Yankee Doodle" and other American favorites, with post-concert fireworks for ticketholders only. July 3, 8pm. $30-$60; under 16 half-price. Caramoor, 149 Girdle Ridge Road, Katonah, NY. 914-232-1252.

Come to an Old Fashioned 4th of July and celebrate with historical games and ice cream making. July 3, 1-3pm. FREE. Muscoot Farm, 51 Route 100, Katonah. 914-864-7286.

Plan to picnic at the Kensico Dam Music Fest, where you'll enjoy music and fireworks. July 3, 6pm. FREE. Kensico Dam Plaza, Bronx River Parkway, Valhalla. 914-864-7000.

The American Colonials Fife and Drum kicks off the July 4th Jamboree at John Jay Homestead, followed by a reading of the Declaration of Independence. Visitors have an opportunity to sign a copy of the Declaration, play colonial games, and view a patriotic pet parade. July 4, 11am-4pm. FREE. John Jay Homestead, 400 Jay Street, Katonah. 914-232-5651.

 

Also see: Our Online Calendar, for even more family activities in Westchester and the NYC area


Find the top things to do this month with kids in the NYC area in our Calendar of Events


Boredom buster

Be a parent in the know
Receive our weekly highlights newsletter · Over 1,000 local activities

More Regional Highlights Articles

Films and Movies for Kids in Westchester in April
Celebrate Easter, St. Patrick's Day, and Purim in Westchester
Top Events for Families in Westchester in April
Top 11 Things to Do with Kids in Westchester this November
Top Educational Activities for Kids in Westchester in April

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

Local Regional Highlights Sponsors


White Plains Family YMCA
250 Mamaroneck Ave.
White Plains, NY
914-949-8030
TOGETHER we will make a difference by nurturing th...

Mount Tom Day School Day Camp
48 Mount Tom Road
New Rochelle, NY
914-636-8130
Welcome to Mount Tom Day School. Since 1958, we?ve...

MDxpress
1030 W. Boston Post Rd
Mamaroneck, NY
914-777-CARE (2273)
MDxpress is a state-of-the-art urgent care center ...

Concordia Summer Camp
171 White Plains Road
Bronxville, NY
914-395-4848
Concordia Day Camp offers 4 exciting programs held...

Destination Science - The fun science day camp for curious kids ages 5-11!
Great locations in Larchmont, Mt. Kisko, New Rochelle, Rye, Tarrytown, White Plains, and Yonkers
888-909-2822
Destination Science kids (ages 5 to 11 years) enjo...
See Our Regional Highlights Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2015 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE