Family Fun

  • Staycations in the Hudson Valley

    Stay local and still have fun with the kids

    Here’s a sampling of Hudson Valley day trips that will provide some inexpensive fun for kids. No need to go far away for a little getaway. keep it local and keep it fun. (We threw in a special destination for parents — get a sitter!) read more »
  • Tips for making the BEST snow cream

    Drop the shovel and watch this video!

    We have a ton of snow outside, why not use some of it to make a sweet treat for you and the kids? Watch this video for our favorite snow cream recipe. read more »
  • Snow Day!

    Creative ways to play in the snow

    Kids are home from school now what? Here are 10 creative ways to enjoy your snow day with snow as the main attraction read more »
  • 10 kid-friendly places for Easter brunch

    Looking for a delicious meal that the kids will love too on Easter Sunday?

    We have rounded up 9 delicious Easter meals for families to enjoy in the Hudson Valley read more »
  • Easter Bunny Photo Ops

    We found the best places where your kids can meet the Easter Bunny.

    Not sure where to see the Easter Bunny this year? We've compiled some of the very best spots to get your picture taken with the Easter Bunny. read more »
  • Top 10 events for weekend fun

    HVParent rounds up the best local events for the weekend and upcoming week

    We are so lucky that the Hudson Valley is bustling with festivals and fairs, community celebrations and exciting events that make spending time together easy. Make this last month of summer vacation count and check out my top 10 weekend event picks below. read more »