Here’s how we’re celebrating at some of hottest NYC suburbs. Come join in on all the food, fun and family activities across Westchester, Long Island, New Jersey and Connecticut!
Rye: The final Rye Playland fireworks of the season are happening this Friday at 9:15PM, just in time to kick off the Labor Day festivities! Scarsdale: On Sunday at 1:00PM the Greenburgh Nature Center is hosting its Story Walk, for children 8 and under. Walk along the trail and listen to a favorite children’s book!
Sleepy Hollow/Tarrytown: The Hudson Valley’s very first corn festival is happening all Labor Day weekend! Enjoy games, cooking demos, a mini maze and more.
Katonah: The 26thannual Ladson Labor Day Antiques Fair will be in full swing all weekend long, with nearly 100 dealers, artisans, entertainment and more.
Larchmont: “The Song Sings Itself” will be open all Labor Day weekend at the Kenise Barnes Fine Art on Palmer Avenue. The exhibit features three new, acclaimed artists.
Pleasantville: The Pleasantville Farmers Market at Memorial Plaza is open Labor Day Saturday starting at 8:30AM. The market includes more than 50 vendors and plenty of locally grown goodies!
Manhasset: The Knickerbocker Cup is happening all weekend long at the Manhasset Bay Yacht Club, with races Thursday through Sunday.
Old Bethpage: Enjoy popular music from the 1800s, learn traditional dancing and listen to an authentic Brass Military Band at the Old Time Music Weekend on Saturday and Sunday. East Meadow: Browse and purchase gifts and special treasures from local artists, crafters and vendors at the annual craft and gift show at Eisenhower Park. Roslyn Harbor: On Labor Day Sunday bring the whole gang to Family Sundays at the Nassau County Museum of Art for kid-friendly tours and hands-on art making.
Old Westbury: Enjoy “Riddle Me This,” an afternoon of garden detective work during this fun family scavenger hunt including riddles, pictographs and secrets of the land.
Short Hills: Start the holiday weekend with Childsplayspot’s Science Play Day Event for children age 8+. The event is Friday at 1:00PM at the Mall at Short Hills and requires advance registration.
Mendham Borough: The annual borough Labor Day Parade kicks off at 10:00AM rain or shine, and runs down East Main Street through Mountain Avenue.
Patterson: The 22ndAnnual Labor Day Parade is happening Labor Day Sunday, and stretches from Haledon to the Great Falls Historic District beginning at 1:30PM.
Riverdale: On Labor Day Riverdale will again host its annual street fair and festival, with 100+ exhibitors, rides, food, live music and family-friendly activities all day long.
Maplewood: On Saturday head to Express Yourself Studios for a Family Fun Night of Art beginning at 4:00PM. Paint, eat pizza and spend time creating as a family!
Point Pleasant Beach: Movies on the Beach at Dark is screening The Amazing Spider-Man for free at Jenkinson’s Boardwalk on Friday night. Bring a blanket, snacks and your family!
Darien: Spend Labor Day weekend strolling the Darien Farmers Market at the Goodwives Shopping Center. Vendors include Gazy Brothers Farm, Goat Boy Soaps and more.
Westport: The 6th Annual Blues, Views & BBQ Festival is Labor Day Saturday and Sunday, all day each day. Admission includes live music, a Kids Corral, food demos, entertaining and tons of BBQ!
Mystic: Mystic will again host its annual Labor Day Weekend Show with more than 60 exhibitors and artists. The event is free and happening all weekend long!
Greenwich: The Greenwich Polo Club is hosting a luncheon and polo match on Sunday beginning at 12:30PM, to benefit Educated Canines Assisting with Disabilities (ECAD).
Ridgefield: Labor Day weekend kicks off with Dave Koz & Friends’ Summer Horn Tour 2013, debuting songs from their upcoming album. Enjoy the music, plus wine and cheese tastings.