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Staten Island Zoo
$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...
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
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...
Skylands New Jersey Botanical Gardens
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 ...
New York Aquarium
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
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...
Garden of Eve Farm
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...
Everyone is invited to participate in this newly expanded competition which not only includes giant pumpkins but additional categories for large, u...
Young elementary, Tween, Teen
Spend an evening full of animals, crafts and games. End the night with cookies and milk and great story before returning home to bed.
Trailside Nature Museum
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...
Long Island Aquarium
$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...
West Hills Day Camp
Enjoy haunted houses, hay rides, carnival rides, trick-or-treating, bounce houses, giant slides, DJ, face painting, food, drinks, and mor...
Belmont Lake State Park
The first 50 carved pumpkins received are placed on flotation devices with candles inserted inside and sailed around the lake behind kayaks. Childr...
Garner Historic District
Help clean up the Mighty Minisceongo and learn about the newly created Minisceongo Creek Watershed Alliance! Breakfast & lunch provided for vol...
Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce
Parade participants line up on Nassau Street (between Muse and the Laundromat) and parade down Main Street to the Custom House Lawn for family...
Bring the entire family and join for a day of warm autumn cheer at Weaver Gardens' "Grand Opening" celebration. Enjoy traditional, se...
Down to Earth Cunningham Park Farmers Market
Enjoy Halloween-themed family fun at the Cunningham Park Farmers Market. We'll have free pumpkin painting (with pumpkins grown by our own ...
Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary
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...
$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...
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...
Northwind Horse Farm
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...
Threefold Educational Center
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...
Bergen County Zoo
Come celebrate our national mammal. Stop by the Great Plains exhibit to learn all about these amazing creatures.
Alley Pond Environmental Center
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 ...
Old Westbury Gardens
$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...
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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»
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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