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1.Forestburgh Playhouse
39 Forestburgh Rd.
Forestburgh, NY

Catch a late morning musical. Seussical the Musical will take the stage at 11am every Thursday and Saturday from June 21 through August 18. Tickets are $13 for children ages 12 and under and $20 for anyone 13-years-old and up.

Check out the website for a list of other shows running throughout the summer. Standard tickets are $37.

2.Crayola Experience
30 Centre Sq.
Easton, PA

Hours: Open daily from 10am to 6pm from June through August. Check the online calendar for seasonal time changes.

Admission: Regular price is $20.99 per person ages 3 and up. Purchase tickets online to save $2. Annual passes are $30.99.

Discover the magic of color with 25 hands-on attractions. Name and wrap your own Crayola crayon, star in your own coloring page, use a magic tablet to save the day and so much more. Explore the four floors of fun. Don’t forget to grab a bite to eat at Café Crayola.

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3.Kelder’s Farm
5755 US-209
Kerhonkson, NY

Hours: Open daily from 10am to 6pm.

Admission: No general admission fee. Families are charged for activities and any produce that you pick. Please call for current updates and pricing.

A day at the farm offers fun for everyone. There is a jumping pillow, petting farm, hay rides, a playground and corn maze. You can even have the chance to milk a cow! Plus, round the family up for a game of mini-golf and see the largest garden gnome in the world.

4.Warwick Drive-In
5 Warwick Tpke.
Warwick, NY

Hours: Open every night.

Admission: Adults $11, Children ages 4 to 11 $8, children under 4 are free.

Enjoy movies under the stars. Three screens will play double features every night. Family movies and movies for just Mom and Dad will show throughout the summer. Make sure you make it to the snack bar for hot food, classic popcorn, candy and ice cream.

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5.Hudson River Adventures: Pride of the Hudson
Blu Pointe Landing
Newburgh, NY

Hours: Cruises run from May 1 to October 31. Sightseeing cruises last two hours. Check the website for departure times.

Admission: Sightseeing cruises are $22 for adults, $18 for children ages 4 to 11, free for children 3 and under.

Cruise through the majestic Hudson Highlands aboard the luxurious Pride of the Hudson. Bask in the open air on the sundeck or enjoy the comfort of the mail salon featuring huge wrap-around windows. Enjoy a narrated tour past historic sites such as Washington’s Headquarters and Constitution Island. Snacks and drinks are available.

6.Hudson Valley Renegades
1500 NY-9D
Wappingers Falls, NY

Admission: Ticket prices vary by seat. General admissions seats start at $6. Parking is available during home games for $5.

Take me out to the ball game! Families will enjoy themed nights and special evenings that end in fireworks. Enjoy delicious, classic ball park food and fun. Star Wars Night, Pirates and Princesses and Christmas in July are just some fun themes they have during their home games. Check the online calendar for even more excitement at Dutchess Stadium.

7.Amazin’ Melts
235 Main St.
New Paltz, NY

Hours: Open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:30am to 7pm.

What’s better than a classic grilled cheese? One with handmade organic breads, cheeses, meats, veggies and sauces! Enjoy signature sandwiches. Vegan and gluten free options are available. Don’t forget the soup and house-made fried potato chips with lemon-garlic aioli.

If you like these, you’ll love these family-friendly places:
1. Hurds Family Farm
2. Have a Hoot Family Fun Center
3. The Castle Fun Center
4. Wood ‘N Wheel

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