Family Fun

  • Maple Weekends at Seed Song Farm and Center

    Bring the family and learn about maple sugaring and more

    Seed Song Farm and Center is proud to present another year of entertaining and educational Maple Events! These events feature a tour of the sugaring process where families can participate in the following activities learn about the history of humans connection to the Maple Tree’s: read more »
  • 2024 Catskills Fire Tower Challenge

    NYS challenges you to hike each of the six fire towers in Catskill Park

    If you missed the past Fire Tower Challenges or would like an opportunity to add to your patch collection, the 2023 Catskills Fire Tower Challenge opens on Jan. 1, 2024, and will run through Dec. 31, 2024 read more »
  • Hudson Highlands Nature Museum to Become “Hudson Highlands Nature Center”

    The name changes but the mission remains the same

    Beginning January 1, 2024, the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will become the Hudson Highlands Nature Center. The Nature Center will continue to operate under the same mission to “connect children with nature through hands-on education and play.” read more »
  • Holiday fun this weekend

    Get out and celebrate the season

    It's that time of year again. Families across the Hudson Valley are getting into the holiday spirit. From parades to tree lighting ceremonies, markets, and of course Santa, we have lots of festive events listed just for you. read more »
  • 5 tips for safe holiday travel

    Keep the stress low and the fun high

    The holiday season can be stressful enough before adding travel to the mix. Coordinating ground or air travel and planning accommodations, even if you’re simply staying with loved ones, is often just the beginning and health and safety concerns can fall by the wayside. read more »
  • The Bear Mountain Ice Rink is opening for the season

    Join them on November 4th for the first skate

    The Palisades Interstate Park Commission is pleased to announce the opening of the Bear Mountain Ice Rink for the 2023/24 season. Join us on November 4th for the first skate at the rink that was voted Best of the Hudson Valley three years running! read more »