Family Fun

  • Favorite Hudson Valley Playgrounds

    Our favorite playgrounds with a checklist for parents on playground safety

    The Hudson Valley provides some of the most beautiful, fun and safe playgrounds for your children. Some of them are hidden gems, and we want to share them with you! Also, check out our playground safety check list. read more »
  • Comic Book Stores in the Hudson Valley

    Treat your kids to some imaginative fun

    Comic book stores are an awesome way to get your kids interested in reading. They're easy to read and kids can see the action right there on the page. They can also graduate to graphic novels. Plus, they are full of people who love to get lost in a good read. read more »
  • Free Comic Book Day in the Hudson Valley

    Celebrate the love of comics at these locations

    Free Comic Book Day is an annual promotional effort by the North American comic book industry to attract new readers to independent comic book stores. read more »
  • 2023 I Love My Parks Day Events

    Volunteer with your family to clean up a local state park

    I Love My Park Day is an annual event that brings together thousands of volunteers to enhance and celebrate New York's amazing parkland. read more »
  • I Love My Park Day Events in May

    Join New York State Department of Environmental Conservation

    Join us for the 12th annual I Love My Park Day event on Saturday, May 6, 2023. Parks & Trails New York (PTNY), in partnership with DEC and State Parks, hosts the annual event and invites volunteers from across the state in cleanup, improvement, and beautification events at New York State parks, historic sites, and public lands. read more »
  • An exciting book for us all about traveling the world on a motorcycle

    HVP publisher shares her take on this book

    I have a friend who l loves motorcycles and riding the open road. This may not be for you, or me, but wind running through my hair sounds exciting. read more »