Every Dad Gets His Day
It's Father's Day (or weekend, if you choose). Here are a few things to do with dear old Dad:
If the dad in your family has a sense of humor, treat him to a showing of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. June 4, 5, 11, 12, 15, 18. Check the website for times. $24, students $20. The Westchester Sandbox Theatre, 931c East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck, NY. 914-630-0804.
Catch an old-fashioned baseball game at Take me Out to the Ball Game!, when the New York Mutuals play baseball using balls, bats, uniforms, and rules from 1864. Registration requested. June 18. 1pm. $10, children 6-17 $5. Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum, 895 Shore Road, Bronx, NY. 718-885-1461.
Live music of dad-inspired tunes is sure to get fathers grooving at Father's Day Jam. Registration suggested. June 18. 10am and 11am. $22 first child, $10 siblings, adults FREE. Groove Performing Arts, 108 Chatsworth Avenue, Larchmont, NY. 914-834-3383.
Families with special needs children can come to the Chappaqua Library for Saturday Specials, when there are songs, stories, and sensory activities the whole family can enjoy. Registration required. June 18. 2pm. FREE. Chappaqua Library, 195 South Greeley Avenue, Chappaqua, NY. 914-238-4779.
Start out the day taking Dad for a spin on two wheels during Bicycle Sunday. Westchester County opens the Bronx River Parkway to bikers, skaters, scooters, and walkers. Sundays 10am-2pm. FREE. Bronx River Parkway, White Plains, NY.
Take Dad to Muscoot Farm for a Whittling Demonstration. June 19. 1pm. FREE. Muscoot Farm, 51 Route 100, Katonah, NY. 914-864-7286.