Hudson Valley NY Activities & Events for Kids & Teens!
HV Kids’ mission is to list as many activities as we possibly can for the youth in NY's Hudson Valley area so that parents are EMPOWERED, kids are ENRICHED, and local businesses THRIVE! From Hudson to the Bronx, Sullivan County to Putnam, we seek to cover the best ongoing and unique events for you and your family to enjoy!
Hudson Valley Kids' Activities for
Friday, July 3rd
Chatham- Hairspray @ The Mac-Haydn Theatre, July 2-5, 8-12, 15-19, FIRST WEEK -- Thursday 2 and & 8 pm, Friday 8 pm, Saturday 4 & 8 pm, Sunday 2 & 7 pm, SECOND WEEK -- Wednesday 2 pm, Thursday 2 & 8 pm,
Friday at 8 pm, Saturday 4 & 8 pm, Sunday 2 & 7 pm, The Turnblads are back! "You Can't Stop The Beat!"
or the fun in this laugh-filled musical that says "Welcome to The '60's!" where lessons are learned,
changes are made, and kids just want to dance and romance. 1925 Rt. 203, 518-392-9292
Hopewell Junction- Fireworks & Live Music @ East Fishkill Recreation Park, Friday, July 3rd,
FREE admission, Showtime: 7- 9 pm, Fireworks: 9:15 pm, For the 27th straight year, Adam
and the Newhearts performing all the great rock and roll hits from the 50's and 60's!
392 Route 376, Rain-date: Sunday, July 5th same time & place 845- 226-8395
Poughkeepsie- Junior Sweeps Summer Program with Hudson River Rowing Association June 30-August 9, Monday-Friday, 6-8:30 am, $380, The Junior sweeps program is designed for rowers who have less than two seasons of rowing experience. The program is focused on building skills, technical instruction, along with increasing fitness. REGISTER and pay by June 22 to avoid a $25 Late Fee, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, 845-206-4765
Poughkeepsie- Inside Out (PG) & TERMINATOR GENISYS (PG-13) @ Overlook Drive-In Theatre, Wednesday,
July 1st - Thursday, July 9th, 8:45 & 10:15 pm, $9 for Adults, $6 for Children of ages 5 - 11, Children under 5 years old are admitted free. CASH ONLY at the Ticket Booth, however major credit cards are accepted at the Concession Stand. 126 Degarmo Road, (between routes 44 & 55), 845-452-3445
Ellenville- Shadowland Theatre presents SHIPWRECKED! An Entertainment: The Amazing Adventures of Louis de Rougemont (as told by Himself) @ Shadowland Theatre, June 19th through July 5th, Thursdays-Saturdays at 8 p.m., Sat. June 20 at 2 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m., Adult tickets start at $34; Kids Tix: $15 for under 15! Audience: Ages 5 - 15, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Donald Margulies celebrates the power of storytelling in this true (and un-true) theatrical adventure. Three actors create multiple fascinating environs to tell their tale, and examine how far we’re willing to blur the line between fact and fiction in order to leave our mark on the world… The adventurous Louis de Rougemont invites you to hear his amazing story of bravery, survival and celebrity that left nineteenth-century England spellbound. Dare to be whisked away in a story of the high seas, populated by exotic islanders, flying wombats, giant sea turtles and a monstrous man-eating octopus!
157 Canal Street, Email: Info@ShadowlandTheatre.org, 845 - 647 - 5511
Accord- Saugerties Lumber Night plus FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA* - Chicken BBQ & Sparrow's Nest Fundraiser @ Accord Speedway, Adults $14 Seniors (65+) $12, Children (11 and under) $3, Outdoor Reserved $16, Indoor Reserved $20, Family 4-Pack $44 (includes 2 Adult, 2 Children Admissions plus $20 in Accord Bucks for the Concession Stand), 845-626-3478, e-mail: Info@accordspeedway.com, 299 Whitfield Road
Chester- Summer Kick-Off Party @ CDA Xtreme Training Center, Friday, 7/3/15, 6-9 pm, ages 5-14,
$20 ($10 off each additional sibling), BBQ, game, bounce house, FUN! 12 Elkay Drive, 845-610-5000
Middletown- Inside Out (PG) & Jurrasic World (PG-13) @ Fair Oaks Drive-In Theatre, 7/3 & 7/4,
8:50 pm, Adults: $8, Children (5-11) $5, Under 5: FREE! CASH ONLY, 365 Bloomingburg Road,
(845) 361 - 5774 | email@example.com
Middletown – Fireworks @ Town of Wallkill Golf Course, Friday, 7/3/15, 6 - 9pm, All ages, FREE, Please park at Circleville Elementary School, not at the golf course. 845-692-7826, 40 Sands Rd., http://www.townofwallkill.com
Montgomery- Portfolio Building Classes For Teens: Plein Air Painting -with Shawn Dell Joyce @ Wallkill River School, Saturdays: July 3, 10, 17, 1-3 pm, $120 ($100 for members), Learn the basics of landscape painting and painting different atmospheric conditions like rain, bring sun, haze, fog and different subjects like water, skies, clouds, and architecture and other subjects. Classes happen outdoors (indoors during inclement weather) all materials and equipment provided. REGISTRATION REQUIRED, Patchett House, 232 Ward St (17k),
845-457-2787, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Port Jervis - Dinner and fireworks along the Delaware, @ Riverside Park, Friday, 7/3/15, 6 - 9:30pm, Tickets required, Enjoy food and a fireworks display from Point Peter. Tickets available at Port Jervis Recreation and City Hall Clerk’s Office or by calling 845-858-4045, 4th Street.
West Point- 2015 Army Athletics Boys Lacrosse Camp Session 1 @ West Point, 7/3-7/6, ages 9-18, $495 for days, $560 for overnights REGISTRATION REQUIRED, e-mail: email@example.com, GPS ADDRESSES: For Stony Lonesome Gate - 1 Stony Lonesome Road, For Thayer Gate - 674 Thayer Road, 845-938-7679
Monsey- Summer Training Center @ Sport-o-Rama, June 29 - August 28, 2015, Hour sessions for all levels between 6 am & 4:30 pm Monday-Friday, Hourly Saturday sessions between 7 am & 12:30 pm, REGISTRATION REQUIRED, 845-356-3919 , 20 College Road, Monsey, NY 10952, e-mail: Info@SportORama.com
New City – Just 3’s @ New City Library (Storytime Room), Friday, 7/3/15, 12:30 - 1:15 pm, A program designed for a three-year-old and adult working together (Recommended for children who have completed the "Terrific Twos" program), FREE, Registration required, (Please note: the child must reside in the Clarkstown Central School District, Limited registration for holders of valid New City or West Nyack Library cards), We'll explore a different theme each week through a variety of fun activities including: fingerplays, songs, sign language, books, science activities, crafts and take home materials in order to reinforce the concepts learned. We'll pull an item each week out of the "Surprise Bag" and explore the topic together. 845-634-4997 x121, firstname.lastname@example.org, 220 N. Main Street, http://newcitylibrary.org/
Pomona - Garden State Grays vs. Rockland Boulders followed by Fireworks @ Boulders Stadium, Friday, 7/3/15, 7 - 11pm, Tickets available for $11- $17, Rockland hosts the Garden State Grays for a brief two-game set to kick-off the holiday weekend. You won't want to miss the spectacular 3-D Fireworks Extravaganza! Make sure to arrive early to sign-up for the first-ever Watermelon Seed Blowing contest! Enjoy live music by Kickstart Charlie. Provident Bank Park, 1 Provident Bank Park Drive, For more information or to purchase tickets, call 845-364-0009 or visit www.rocklandboulders.com, To Order Individual Game Tickets by Phone, Call 1-800-919-6272 (processing fees apply)
West Nyack - Palisades Fair @ Palisades Center Mall, Friday, 7/3/15, 5 - 11pm, Admission: $6 ($3 with 2-for-1 coupon), Children age 2 and under FREE, Final weekend of the all-new Palisades Fair. There is plenty to see and do including a huge carnival midway, delicious food, games, and FREE live entertainment and shows including The Fearless Flores Thrill Show (as seen on America's Got Talent), Lance Gifford’s Magic & Illusion Show, Las Vegas Hypnotist Show, a HUGE FREE Petting Zoo, and many more! Over 40 rides and attractions. FREE ON- SITE PARKING! Palisades Center Mall, 1000 Palisades Center Drive, 631-920-2309, Palisadesfair.com
Brewster- Independence Day on Independent Way Fireworks @ Highlands Shopping Center, Friday,
July 3, 2015 @ 7 pm, Fireworks at 9:30 pm, Celebrate the 4th of July a day early with a night of music,
fireworks, and fun. The event is easily accessible by the Metro North Rail Line and there will be a
trolley available from the Southeast Train Station to the Fireworks. Independent Way
Garrison- Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival presents "A Midsummer Night's Dream*" @ Boscobel, Friday, 7/3/15, show begins 7:30 pm, $21-44, Visit the HVSF Cafe or Order a Gourmet Picnic ($17-$24 for food), Shakespeare’s best-loved comedy is reinvented before your eyes in this wildly imaginative production. Five brilliant actors play 20 unforgettable characters in three rollicking stories that all take place in a magical wood on one madcap moonlit evening. Did we mention there’s a donkey? * Friday Night Prologues: Kick off your weekend with our pre-show talks and interactive explorations led by actors, directors, scholars and guest artists. It's all happening on the lawn outside the tent, so bring your picnic. FREE! TIX AVAILABLE AT BOX OFFICE,
ONLINE & OVER PHONE, e-mail: email@example.com, 1601 Route 9D, 845-265-9575
Lake Carmel- July 4th Fireworks over Lake Carmel, Friday July 3rd, 8:45pm-9:45pm
Annandale-on-Hudson- Bard SummerScape presents: Rodgers and Hammerstein's
Oklahoma! @ The Fisher Center for the Performing Arts @ Bard College, 7:30 pm,
Tickets start at $25, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, GPS address: Enter the intersection of Route 9G and Annandale Road, Physical address: 60 Manor Avenue, 845-758-7900
Elmsford- West Side Story @ Westchester Broadway Theatre, 6:15 pm: $84/$75/$59, A modern version of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet set on the mean streets of New York during the turbulent fifties. Caught
between two warring street gangs, the Jets and the Sharks, Tony and Maria attempt to create a life
together. This brilliant collaboration by Broadway greats Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim
combines music, lyrics and dance into a timeless tribute to young love. "Something's Coming", "Maria",
"America", "Somewhere", "Tonight", "I Feel Pretty". 914-592-2222, One Broadway Plaza
Elmsford- 2015 Mini Camp @ Westchester Skating Academy, 11 weeks between 6/22 & 8/31, 5 full-days: $560/ 3 full-days: $380/ Half-day: $75/ One full-day: $135/ Competitor Package: $435, Lunch available for $8/day, REGISTRATION REQUIRED, 914-347-8232, email@example.com, 91 Fairview Park Drive
Irvington – Open Stories @ Irvington Public Library (Storytime Room), Friday, 7/3/15, 10:45 - 11:15am, All ages, FREE, Registration Required, Come and enjoy stories and songs! E-mail, Carolyn Gallagher, firstname.lastname@example.org, 914-591-7840,12 South Astor Street, http://www.irvingtonlibrary.org
Rye - Rye Playland Amusement Park Fourth of July Celebration @ Rye Playland Amusement Park, Friday, 7/3/15, 9:15 - 11:30pm, No rain date planned, Parking and admission fees apply, Come to the pier to see a special holiday fireworks accompanied by a patriotic musical score, Fireworks begin at 9:15pm. 1 Playland Parkway, 914-813-7000, ryeplayland.org.