11/17/18

12-3pm

Staten Island Zoo

Staten Island

All Ages

$10; $6 children ages 3-14; free for children 2 and younger

In the tradition of celebrating the fall harvest, the Staten Island Zoo will make special Thanksgiving meals for the animals throughout the afterno...

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10/21/18

3:30-5pm

Pruyn Sanctuary

Chappaqua

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

FREE

Meet at the Woodmill Road trails entrance of Pruyn Sanctuary for a family-friendly walk for adults and young people. No registration needed. Rain o...

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10/21/18

1pm

Skylands New Jersey Botanical Gardens

Ringwood

All Ages

$5 parking

A child-friendly hike in the Garden's woodlands, where you'll learn about the plants and animals around you in a hike designed to fit ...

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10/21/18

9-10:30am

New York Aquarium

Coney Island

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

$30

Start your day with an aquatic adventure at the New York Aquarium! Get early access to explore one of our exhibits, engage in ocean-themed activiti...

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10/21/18

10am-12pm

Garden of Eve Farm

Riverhead

All Ages

FREE

Join this Biblical ritual which still makes a difference to people, even today. Help pick vegetables that have been left behind to donate to t...

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10/23/18

10am

Hicks Nurseries

Westbury

All Ages

FREE

Everyone is invited to participate in this newly expanded competition which not only includes giant pumpkins but additional categories for large, u...

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10/26/18

5:30pm-8pm

Queens Zoo

Flushing

Young elementary, Tween, Teen

$20

Spend an evening full of animals, crafts and games. End the night with cookies and milk and great story before returning home to bed.


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10/27/18

1pm

Trailside Nature Museum

Cross River

All Ages

FREE

Do you find snakes a little scary? The best way to overcome a fear is to learn more about it. Join resident naturalist Jenny for an eye-openin...

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10/27/18

10am–4pm

Long Island Aquarium

Riverhead

All Ages

$29.50; $22.50 children ages 3-12; children in costume 50% off; free for children younger than 2

Celebrate Halloween aquarium style. Children gather sweets and treats with Safe Trick or Treating throughout the Aquarium and e...

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10/27/18

11am-3pm

West Hills Day Camp

Huntington

All Ages

FREE

Enjoy haunted houses, hay rides, carnival rides, trick-or-treating, bounce houses, giant slides, DJ, face painting, food, drinks, and mor...

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10/27/18

3pm

Belmont Lake State Park

North Babylon

All Ages

The first 50 carved pumpkins received are placed on flotation devices with candles inserted inside and sailed around the lake behind kayaks. Childr...

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10/27/18

10:00am

Garner Historic District

Garnerville

All Ages

FREE

Help clean up the Mighty Minisceongo and learn about the newly created Minisceongo Creek Watershed Alliance! Breakfast & lunch provided for vol...

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10/28/18

1pm

Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce

All Ages

FREE

Parade participants line up on Nassau Street (between Muse and the Laundromat) and parade down Main Street to the Custom House Lawn for family...

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10/28/18

11am-4pm

Weaver Gardens

Larchmont

All Ages

FREE

Bring the entire family and join for a day of warm autumn cheer at Weaver Gardens' "Grand Opening" celebration. Enjoy traditional, se...

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10/28/18

11am

Down to Earth Cunningham Park Farmers Market

Fresh Meadows

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

FREE

Enjoy Halloween-themed family fun at the Cunningham Park Farmers Market. We'll have free pumpkin painting (with pumpkins grown by our own ...

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10/28/18

12-3pm

Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary

Newtown

All Ages

FREE

October is a time for celebrating the spooky! Old trees may appear scary in the dark but are important to countless species. Explore dead trees for...

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11/03/18

9am-4pm

Beardsley Zoo

Bridgeport

All Ages

$15; $11 seniors; $12 children ages 3-11; free for children younger than 3

Learn more about America’s largest mammal. These giants weigh between 1,000 and 3,000 pounds and eat up to 50 pounds of grasses a day. Vast h...

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11/03/18

7-9pm

Muscoot Farm

Katonah

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

FREE

Join Saw Mill River Audubon Executive Director Anne Swaim for a short multimedia introduction/review of the owls of New York followed by a night wa...

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11/03/18

9am-1pm

Northwind Horse Farm

Wallkill

All Ages

$10

The Orange County 4-H Horse Program is hosting a Horse Fun Day! Ride a horse lead-line, groom a horse or pony, learn about horse anatomy, tack, and...

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11/03/18

10am-12:30pm

Threefold Educational Center

Chestnut Ridge

Tween, Teen

$45

Created especially for children ages 10-14 who are eager to delve into the exciting world of primitive living skills, this series will give partici...

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11/03/18

11am-3pm

Bergen County Zoo

Paramus

All Ages

FREE

Come celebrate our national mammal. Stop by the Great Plains exhibit to learn all about these amazing creatures.


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11/03/18

10:30am

Alley Pond Environmental Center

Douglaston

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

$18

Enjoy live music and learn some new animal songs! Meet live animals featured in the songs and make an instrument to play at home. Children must be ...

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11/03/18

9am

Old Westbury Gardens

Old Westbury

All Ages

$12; $10 seniors; $7 children ages 7-17; free for children younger than 7

Gather in the Gardens for a November stroll to spy fall resident and feeder birds. A wildlife expert from the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary and Audu...

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11/03/18

10:30am-12:30pm

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Crown Heights

Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary

$15; $8 seniors and students; free for children younger than 12

Drop in and practice gardening skills alongside Discovery Docents in the Hamm Children’s Learning Courtyard inside the more»

11/03/18

10am-12pm

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Crown Heights

All Ages

$49

You eat plants every day, but do you ever stop to consider the botany on your plate? We’ll examine various culinary plants up close and learn...

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