Where to Pick Your Own Pumpkins in NY, NJ, and CT

Check out our comprehensive guide to farms in New York metro area (including New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut) that offer pick-your-own pumpkins in October. Many also offer bonuses for fall visitors, like corn mazes, hayrides, and harvest festivals, so families can get the full fall-on-the-farm experience.

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2010-11 Guide: Where To Pick Your Own Berries in NY, NJ, and CT

Looking for a great family outing before summer winds down? Check out our comprehensive 2010-11 guide to farms that offer pick-your-own berries in the New York metro area, including Long Island, New Jersey, and Connecticut.

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Where To Guide: Zoos, Nature Centers, and Botanical Gardens in the New York City Area

Embrace spring by paying a visit to a zoo, nature center, or botanical garden in the New York metro area, many of which offer outdoor, nature-based activities for kids and families. Our guide this month has all the information you need for a fun family outing to celebrate the great outdoors. So, if you've thawed out enough, put a spring in your step and hop to some seasonal fun at any one of the locations in your area.

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Winter Vacation Activities: Where to Ski and Snowboard with the Family in Southeast New York - 2010 Guide

Whether you’re looking for a conveniently close bunny hill or a well-worth-it trip out to real snow country, have a look at our 2010 where-to guide to find the best fit for you and your crew.

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Where To: Basketball in Your Backyard - NY, CT, and Long Island

Once all of the baseball and football gear is put away for the season, gyms across the region begin filling up with competitive basketball games in family-friendly settings. If you can't make it to a pro game, check out these other opportunities to catch quality basketball for a fraction of the price and hassle.

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Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Tree Guide for NY, NJ, and CT - 2009

Whether choosing and cutting your own Christmas tree is a decades-old ritual in your family or a new addition to your holiday tradition, consult our guide for a location near you.

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Where to: Hot Chocolate and Teas for Holiday Cheer - 2009 Guide

Take a break from holiday shopping to find a warm mug of cocoa or tea to wrap your hands around and recharge your holiday cheer. Here's our 2009 guide for New York, Long Island, and Connecticut.

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Where to: Pick-Your-Own Berries in the New York Area

It's berry-picking season! See where you & your kids can pick-your-own in & around Rockland County, Upstate NY, Connecticut and Long Island!

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Where to: Beaches in the NY Area

Take some time to enjoy the miles of coastline in the NY area and have some fun in the sun. So pack the car, hit the road, and don’t forget the sunscreen.

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Where to: Amusement Parks In & Around NY

From the newest coasters that dangle you from high above the track to the latest water slides that keep you completely in the dark, the region’s amusement parks offer ways to cool off, face your fears, and experience plain old fun with the whole family.

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Where to: Botanical Gardens in NY, NJ & CT

Spring has sprung, & botanical gardens across the area are in full bloom with flowers, exotic plants, & trees. Stroll through floral gardens, see amazing landscapes, & your family can experience the world’s most beautiful forests — all in our own backyard.

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Where to: Zoos and Nature Centers in the NY Area

Celebrating Earth and its creatures all around the New York area...

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Where to: History at the Museums - In the Suburbs

We have your guide to local museums in the suburbs that are hosting programs, events, and exhibits for children.

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Where to: History at the Museums - In the City

We have your guide to local museums in the city that are hosting programs, events, and exhibits for children.

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Where to: Ski and Skate with the Family

Your guide for where to ski and skate with your kids in the NYC area.

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