Activities for Kids Who Love Food in Westchester this October

Activities for Kids Who Love Food in Westchester this October

Bring your little foodie to one of these fun events for kids who love food in Westchester, including cooking, fun meals, and exciting culinary adventures.

Dig! Plant! Grow! The Three Sisters: Corn, Beans, Squash
WHEN: Sep. 11 - Oct. 5, Tuesday-Saturday, 1:30-5:30pm; Sunday, 10am-5:30pm
WHERE: The New York Botanical Garden, 2900 Southern Blvd., Bronx, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Learn about the Lenape Native Americans and make your own corn husk doll, grind corn, sort beans, and identify squash fruits and seeds.
WANT TO GO? Weekdays: $23; $10 children ages 2-12; weekends: $28; $12 children ages 2-12. 718-817-8700. nybg.org.

Horah with the Torah Cupcake Workshop for Tots FREE
WHEN: Monday, Oct. 1, 4pm
WHERE: Chabad of the Rivertowns, 303 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Participate in Hora with the Torah featuring a holiday cupcake workshop, games, dancing, and a Simchat Torah Parade.
WANT TO GO? 914-693-6100. chabadrt.org.

Honey and Harvest Weekend
WHEN: Oct. 6 - 8, Saturday-Monday, 10am-6pm
WHERE: The New York Botanical Garden, 2900 Southern Blvd., Bronx, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Learn about bees and honey with a live hive viewing, sample honey and honey comb, and take home honey-inspired recipes with cooking demonstrations.
WANT TO GO? Weekdays: $23; $10 children ages 2-12; weekends: $28; $12 children ages 2-12. 718-817-8700. nybg.org.

Kids in the Kitchen: I Fantasmi
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 13, 12:30pm
WHERE: Westchester Italian Cultural Center, One Generoso Pope Place, Tuckahoe, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Fill your mini pies with chocolate and top with powdered sugar and chocolate chips to create a spooky treat.
WANT TO GO? $40. 914-771-8700. wiccny.org.

Halloween Trick or Treat Brunch with Characters
WHEN: Oct. 27 - 28, 10am, 12:30pm, and 2pm
WHERE: Stew Leonard's, 1 Stew Leonard Drive, Yonkers, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: A Halloween meal with beloved costumed characters including Wow the Cow.
WANT TO GO? $14.99; $9.99 children ages 12 and younger. 914-375-4700. stewleonards.com.

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