The Best Things to Do in Rockland County and Beyond…
Events Not To Miss:
What: Kids Night Out: Valentine’s Day Special
Why: Get out with that special someone while the kids enjoy games, art and treats for them.
When: Friday February 15, 6-9 pm
Where: Romp n’ Roll Orangeburg, 28-29 Orangetown Shopping Center, Orangeburg
What: Kids Club Flower Power
Why: Shopping for you, spring flower crafting for them.
When: Saturday February 16, 10 am-12 pm
Where: Michaels, 14 A Spring Valley Marketplace, Spring Valley
What: New Moms Circle Support Group
Why: Bring your little one to meet other new moms and get support and info.
When: Saturday February 16, 11 am-12:15 pm, pre-registration required
Where: Montefiore Nyack Hospital, Prenatal Center, 258 High Street, Nyack
What: All About Love: A Valentine’s Day Yoga Workshop
Why: Bring that special someone – young or old – for a sweet yoga class.
When: Saturday February 16, 3-5 pm
Where: Birchwood Center for Yoga and Massage, 85 S Broadway, Nyack
What: Pearl River Train Show
Why: Tons of tracks at this annual train show, plus raffles to win your own train set.
When: Saturday February 16-Sunday March 10, Saturdays 10 am-5 pm, Sundays 12 pm-5 pm
Where: 130 Franklin Ave., Pearl River
What: Milk and Cookies Playhouse Dan Zanes With Claudia Eliaza
Why: Get ready to sing, dance and laugh at this sensory-friendly show.
When: Sunday February 17, 2 pm
Where: Rittershausen Theater, 131 North Midland Ave., Nyack
What: Glaze Storytime
Why: Break out the paintbrush for storytime and related pottery project.
When: Mondays at 11:30
Where: Glaze Pottery & Art Studio, 34 Orangetown Shopping Center, Orangeburg
What: Mad Science: Fire & Ice
Why: Learn about the cool properties of dry ice, fire and combustion.
When: Tuesday February 19, 2-3 pm
Where: Tappan Library, 93 Main St., Tappan
What: Bear Mountain Ice Rink Opening
Why: Lace up the skates for a cool family day on the rink.
When: Open through March 3, check website for session times
Where: Bear Mountain Ice Rink, Route 9W N, Bear Mountain
More Things to Do in Rockland County and Beyond.….
What: Royal Hanneford Circus
Why: Flying trapeze, illusionists, animals and more are sure to entertain kids and adults.
When: Saturday February 16-Monday February 18, 10 am, 2 pm, 6 pm
Where: Westchester County Center, 198 Central Ave., White Plains
What: Winter on the Farm
Why: Spend the day in the crisp outdoors enjoying fun family farm activities.
When: Saturday February 16, 11 am-2 pm
Where: Stony Kill Foundation, 79 Farmstead Lane, Wappingers Falls
What: Greenwood Lake Winter Carnival 2019
Why: Fun for all ages from snow tubing to plenty of food trucks.
When: Saturday February 16-Sunday February 17, 10 am-5 pm
Where: Thomas P. Morahan Waterfront Park, 7 Windermere Ave., Greenwood Lake
What: Abrons Arts Center Lunar New Year Celebration
Why: The whole family will love the art activities, music, performances and fun at this Year of the Pig celebration.
When: Saturday February 16, 4-8 pm
Where: 466 Grand Street, NYC
What: Lunar New Year Family Festival
Why: Zodiac arts & crafts, dance and stories at this lively New Year’s bash.
When: Saturday February 16, 10am-1 pm, 2-5 pm, $12
Where: Museum of Chinese in America, 215 Centre Street, NYC
What: Kids Week
Why: Animal shows, science demos, theater and more brings out the creativity in kids.
When: Sunday February 17-Saturday February 23, kids/$24, adults/$33
Where: Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Pier 86, W 46th Street, NYC
What: Kids Week
Why: FREE skating, arts and crafts, dance and puppet shows.
When: Sunday February 17-Friday February 22, check schedule for event times
Where: Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park, 41 W 40th St., NYC
What: Disney Frozen Sing-A-Long
Why: Sing along to Frozen faves and take pics with Elsa and Anna.
When: Sunday February 17, 1 pm and 4 pm, $15-$25
Where: Bergen PAC, 30 North Van Brunt Street, Englewood
What: 20th Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade and Festival
Why: Festivities from dragon dancing and martial art performances to firecrackers and fun fashions.
When: Sunday February 17, 1-4:30 pm
Where: Mott and Canal Streets, NYC
What: Winter Wildlife Survival
Why: Learn about backyard animals with a nature walk, games and more family fun.
When: Monday February 18, 1 pm
Where: Fort Montgomery State Historic Site, 690 Route 9W, Fort Montgomery
What: February Break: S.T.E.A.M. It Up Fun
Why: Ages 7-9 go full STEAM ahead painting with shaving cream and creating egg dropping devices.
When: Monday February 18-Friday February 22, 3-5 pm
Where: Rye Arts Center, 51 Milton Rd, Rye
What: Dreamworks Trolls the Experience
Why: Dancing, singing and plenty of hug time with Poppy and friends.
When: Open through Sunday May 12, 10 am-9 pm weekdays, 9 am-8 pm weekends
Where: 218 West 57th Street, NYC
What: Winter Blast
Why: Join the Rockland Boulders for rides, games and baseball clinics.
When: Saturday February 23, 11 am-4 pm
Where: JTS Community, Health & Sports Center at Torne Valley, 115 Torne Valley Rd., Hillburn