The Best Things to Do in Rockland County and Beyond…
Events Not To Miss:
What: Family Fun Night
Why: Bring the whole fam for life-sized games of black light Chutes and Ladders, and Candy Land.
When: Friday February 22, 5:30-6:45 pm
Where: New City Library, 220 N. Main St., New City
What: Paw Patrol Character Bounce
Why: Bounce and enjoy games and dancing with Chase.
When: Friday February 22, 6-7:45 pm
Where: BounceU, 424 Market St., Nanuet
What: Kids Club: Fingerprint Bugs
Why: Bug art for them, shopping for you.
When: Saturday February 23, 10 am-12 pm
Where: Michael’s, 14A Spring Valley Marketplace, Spring Valley
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
What: LEGO Movie 2 Events
Why: Everything is awesome at this special LEGO event where kids can build Mini Emmet’s Dream House, plus other giveaways.
When: Saturday February 23, 11 am
Where: Barnes & Noble, 140 Rockland Plaza, Nanuet
What: Primitive Living Skills for Families: Fire and Water
Why: Bring the whole family closer to nature and learn hands-on survival skills.
When: Sunday February 24, 2-4:30 pm
Where: The Nature Place Day Camp, Threefold Educational Center, 285 Hungry Hollow Rd., Chestnut Ridge
What: Pearl River Train Show
Why: Tons of tracks at this annual train show, plus raffles to win your own train set.
When: Weekends through Sunday March 10, Saturdays 10 am-5 pm, Sundays 12 pm-5 pm
Where: 130 Franklin Ave., Pearl River
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: Francine Tesler: Psychic Medium
Why: See what your future holds and connect with lost loved ones.
When: Thursday February 28, 6:30-9:30
Where: River Court on Main, 16 South Main St., New City
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: Kids Week
Why: Animal shows, science demos, theater and more brings out the creativity in kids.
When: Through Saturday February 23, kids/$24, adults/$33
Where: Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Pier 86, W 46th Street, NYC
What: Maple Sugar Tours
Why: Get your taste buds ready for a maple syrup taste test, and learn about sugaring techniques.
When: Weekends starting February 23-Sunday March 17, 11 am-3 pm
Where: Hudson Highlands Nature Museum, Outdoor Discovery Center, 120 Muser Dr., Cornwall
What: Sugaring at Muscoot
Why: Watch as sap turns into syrup.
When: Weekends through Sunday March 10, 12-3 pm
Where: The Friends of Muscoot Farm, 51 NY-100, Katonah
What: Countess & Friends
Why: Money can’t buy you class but it can buy you tickets to RHONY star, Countess Luann, hilarious cabaret show.
When: Saturday February 23, 8 pm, $39.50-$129.50
Where: Bergen PAC, 30 N Van Brunt St., Englewood
What: The Orchid Show: Singapore
Why: Some serious flower power in this sprawling display of Singapore’s national flower.
When: Saturday February 23-Sunday April 28, 10 am-5 pm
Where: New York Botanical Gardens, 2900 Southern Blvd., Bronx
What: Lunar New Year Festival
Why: Celebrate the Year of the Pig with a parade, crafting, music and dance, food and much more.
When: Sunday February 24, 12-5 pm
Where: Hudson River Museum, 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers
What: The Annual Wonderkids Snow Ball
Why: Have a ball with music, games, face painting, crafts and much for family fun.
When: Sunday February 24, 12-3 pm, $15-$50
Where: The DL, 95 Delancey St., NYC
What: Kids Night on Broadway
Why: Make it a theater night where kids can enjoy a FREE show and special activities.
When: Tuesday February 26, check participating show schedule.
Where: Theater district, NYC
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: Toy Show
Why: Toys, comics and more fun for everyone at this first ever D&B toy show.
When: Saturday March 2, 9 am-4 pm
Where: Dave & Buster’s, 4661 Palisades Center Dr., West Nyack