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Here are some of the best things to do and activities here in Rockland County and also Bergen , Westchester and New York. Editors have scoured the region to find fun tings to do for you and your family. Do you want to get great family events delivered to you weekly? Sign-up here for great activity ideas sent to you weekly. If you have an event to post on this calendar submit it now. You can see fun things to do if you like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram.


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Preparing for College Admissions: Your Summer Checklist

  • May. 06, 2021, 1-2pm
  • Huntington Learning Center
  • 58 E. Rt. 59, Nanuet
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

College admissions can be a stressful process. From incoming freshman to rising seniors, there is a lot of work to finish in high school academics ...

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Empowering Our Future Female Leaders with Magna Gopal

  • May. 06, 2021, 7pm
  • Wonder Girls
  • Online
  • Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Join Wonder Girls for a virtual workshop open to high school girls, parents, and educators on "Empowering our Future Female Leaders" led ...

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Family Craft Night

  • May. 07, 2021, 6-8pm
  • JTS Community, Health & Sports Center at Torne Valley
  • 115 Torne Valley Road, Hillburn
  • All Ages
  • FREE

This fun Family Craft Night includes a project for Mother's Day.

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Micheal McDonald presents Home Alone 3: Yo Mama be There

  • May. 07, 2021, 9pm
  • Live on Mandolin
  • Online
  • Adult
  • $20 - $90

Make Mother's Day weekend extra special when you invite Michael McDonald into your living room! You know and love the unofficial captain of Yac...

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Stony Point PAL Drive-In Movie 'The War With Grandpa' and 'Paint Our Pottery'

  • May. 07, 2021, 6pm, gates open; 6:30pm, pottery; 8pm, movie starts
  • Lawn of Stony Point Justice Court
  • 6 Patriot Hills Dr. , Stony Point
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Stony Point PAL invites you to an evening of art and a drive-in movie! Get creative with Paint Our Pottery then enjoy "War with Grandpa&q...

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Mother's Day Plant & Gift Sale

  • May. 08, 2021, 9am-2pm
  • Palisades Community Center
  • 675 Oak Tree Road, Palisades
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Select the perfect plants for your garden or to gift to you mom! There will also be some last minute treasures for Mom or anyone else special in yo...

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Magic Show followed by Dancing with Paw Patrol's Marshall!

  • May. 08, 2021, 4-5pm
  • Imagine That!!! Museum
  • 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park
  • All Ages
  • $75 one turf square for up to 6 people

The Circus is coming to Town - right in the Imagine THAT!!! parking lot. There will be music, juggling, magic and Aerial Show! As always ...

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Summer Camp Open House @ Bach to Rock Nanuet

  • May. 08, 2021, 1-2:30pm
  • Bach to Rock Nanuet
  • 150 East Route 59, Nanuet
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

Join Bach to Rock Nanuet at their open house to learn about the Summer Music Camp Programs. They'll be running demos of the Rock Band, DJ,...

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Mommy & Me Experience

  • May. 08, 2021, 11am-3pm
  • Palisades Center
  • 1000 Palisades Center Drive, West Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Join Palisades Center in partnership with Claire's, Color Me Mine, and Sephora for a special Mommy & Me Experience within the East Court on...

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Virtual Creative Play: Collage the Four Seasons

  • May. 08, 2021, 10am
  • The Newark Museum of Art
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Dive into the four seasons!  Explore how artists approach and interpret art making that revolves around the seasons. Join the museum to explor...

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Nyack's Spring Fling Promenade

  • May. 09, 2021, 10am-8pm
  • Downtown Nyack
  • Main Street and Broadway, Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Nyack's Spring Fling gets into in full gear with a 'Promenade' street event. The village invites visitors to shop and dine in a tr...

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MOTHER'S DAY WALK

  • May. 09, 2021, 10am-12pm
  • Tenafly Nature Center
  • 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
  • All Ages
  • $8; $5 members

Celebrate Mother’s Day with a guided walk with a TNC Naturalist. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or just hoping for a pretty photo...

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ONLINE Venice: The Most Improbable of Cities

  • May. 10, 2021, 2pm
  • New City Library
  • 220 N. Main St., New City
  • Adult
  • FREE

Venezia is the Queen of the Adriatic, La Serenissima, mercantile and maritime Republic of 1,000 years, a vast museum, a triumph of human will over ...

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A New Light on Tiffany

  • May. 11, 2021, 2pm
  • New City Library
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

Explore the New-York Historical Society's collection of Tiffany lamps—one of the world’s largest and most encyclopedic—and th...

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IN PERSON Town of Clarkstown Canvas Painting

  • May. 12, 2021, 5:45-7:45pm
  • Street Community Center
  • 31 Zukor Road, New City
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $40

Enjoy painting a 16" X 20" masterpiece. Be inspired by local artist who will guide you step by step through a featured painting. Clarksto...

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ONLINE and IN PERSON AHA Spring Open House

  • May. 12, 2021, In-person tours begin at 3:30pm; Webinar starts at 7pm
  • The Academy of the Holy Angels
  • 315 Hillside Avenue, Demarest
  • Teen
  • FREE

Get ready for an experience you’ll always remember: The Academy of the Holy Angels’ Spring Open House. Prospective high school stu...

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Baking with Natural Sugar Alternatives

  • May. 13, 2021, 7pm
  • New City Library
  • Online
  • Adult
  • FREE

Join blogger, local baker & caterer Danielle Addimandi as she demonstrates how to bake delicious treats with natural sugars like maple syrup, h...

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Family Movies in the Park! Disney's Onward

  • May. 14, 2021, 8pm
  • Veteran's Memorial Park
  • 81 Hunt Road, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • $4; $3 residents, $15 family max

This spring brings the return of the Orangetown’s Parks & Recreation Family Movie series. The movies will be on Friday nights at Vet...

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ONLINE 2021 Virtual Nun Run/Walk 5K

  • May. 15, 2021, 9am
  • Sisters of Saint Dominic of Blauvelt
  • 496 Western Highway, Blauvelt
  • All Ages
  • $20

Please join the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Blauvelt, New York at the 2021 Virtual Nun Run/Walk 5K race. What does it mean for the 2021 Nun Run/Wal...

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Summer Art Camp Open House - Outdoor Live

  • May. 15, 2021, 2-5pm
  • Rockland Center for the Arts
  • 27 South Greenbush Rd., West Nyack
  • All Ages
  • FREE

SUMMER ARTS CAMP @ RoCA Outdoor Live Open House – Are you looking for an outdoor arts experience for your child this summer? Does your c...

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Dance-a-thon to raise awareness to Tourette Syndrome

  • May. 22, 2021, 3-5pm
  • NJ Walks for TS
  • 140 Oak Tree Road, Tappan
  • All Ages
  • Fundraiser

Smile More Dentistry invites you to participate with them in the NJ Walks for TS. NJ Walks for TS promotes awareness, acceptance, action, and advoc...

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Drive Up- Petting Zoo

  • May. 22, 2021, 10:30am-1:30pm
  • Imagine That!!! Museum
  • 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park
  • All Ages
  • $15 per child

Have a Family Fun Day & enjoy Petting Zoo Animals. You will be directed to the back parking lot where you can park and exit your car to the pet...

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Farm to Table Brunch for Mom

  • May. 08, 2021 - May. 09, 2021 , 10am, 12pm, or 2pm
  • Alstede Farm
  • 1 Alstede Farms Lane, Chester
  • All Ages
  • $149.99, table of 4; $229.99, table of 6

Treat that special mom in your life to a Farm to Table Mother’s Day Brunch at Alstede Farms. Enjoy tractor drawn wagon rides around the farm ...

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SEASONAL SCAVENGER HUNT

  • May. 08, 2021 - May. 09, 2021 , 1pm
  • Tenafly Nature Center
  • 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
  • All Ages
  • $10; free for members

Families will receive a printed set of clues to independently solve nature riddles along Nature Center trails. Each family will need to work as a t...

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IN PERSON Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

  • Jan. 16, 2021 - May. 16, 2021 ,
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • $24.99; $21.99 seniors 62 and older; $19.99 ages 2-12

The beloved television series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood comes to life at Liberty Science Center this January!  Follow along with ...

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AHA Parents' Athletic Association to Host Virtual 5K

  • May. 07, 2021 - May. 09, 2021 , Participants will choose their run/walk times.
  • Academy of the Holy Angels
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • $25 registration; $15 student registration

Start training now! The Academy of the Holy Angels Parents’ Athletic Association will host its first Virtual 5K. Participants are invited to ...

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IN PERSON KAATSBAAN SPRING FESTIVAL

  • May. 20, 2021 - May. 30, 2021 , Fridays-Sundays, 4pm
  • Kaatsbaan Cultural Park
  • 120 Broadway, Tivoli
  • All Ages
  • $22.50 - $150, with students, seniors, veterans, and essential workers receiving a 10% discount.

Kaatsbaan Cultural Park has curated a dynamic program of leading artists from the worlds of dance, music, poetry, sculpture, and the culinary arts ...

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Kids Night Out!

  • May. 01, 2021 - May. 22, 2021 , Saturdays, 6-8:30pm
  • Peace in Piermont
  • 458 Piermont Ave., Piermont
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • $44

Kids Night Out is the perfect opportunity for kids to relax and have fun with peers in a safe setting! Kids will do arts & crafts, have lots of...

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Coaster Power Hours Thursdays

  • May. 06, 2021 - May. 27, 2021 , Thursdays, 4-9pm
  • Six Flags Great Adventure
  • 1 Six Flags Blvd., Jackson
  • All Ages
  • $29.99

Coaster Power Hours will include music, specialty food, free parking, and surprises for guests throughout the night

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IN PERSON Orangetown Suffragist Exhibit

  • Sep. 10, 2020 - Dec. 28, 2021 , Tuesdays and Fridays, 10am-2pm; Sundays 1-4pm
  • Orangetown Historical Museum and Archives
  • 196 Chief Bill Harris Way, Orangeburg
  • All Ages
  • FREE

The fight for American women to get the right to vote was fought on many fronts - including Orangetown. Learn about this fascinating movement ...

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Coaster Power Hours Fridays

  • Apr. 16, 2021 - May. 21, 2021 , Fridays, 6-11pm
  • Six Flags Great Adventure
  • 1 Six Flags Blvd., Jackson
  • All Ages
  • $29.99

Six Flags Great Adventure will open select spring evenings for a new special event that celebrates its world-class roller coaster collection,<...

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Wild About Animals Celebration Exhibit

  • Mar. 27, 2021 - May. 09, 2021 , Thursdays and Fridays, 10am-4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • All Ages
  • $24.99; $21.99 seniors 62 and older; $19.99 ages 2-12

Experience the ultimate springtime adventure at the new Wild About Animals Celebration featuring live animals, creature challenges, dance parties, and more. 

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Spring in Living Color - An Immersive Floral Experience

  • Apr. 15, 2021 - Jun. 06, 2021 , Mondays-Thursdays, 11am-8pm; Fridays and Saturdays, 10am-9pm; Sundays, 11am-7pm
  • Westfield Garden State Plaza
  • One Garden State Plaza, Paramus
  • All Ages
  • $15; $10 children

Surround yourself in florals and snap a selfie in living color!

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Kaleidoscope Arts - Free Wednesdays Grades 1-5

  • Apr. 14, 2021 - Jun. 30, 2021 , Wednesdays, 5:15-6:15pm
  • Creative Arts Workshop, Nyack
  • 48 Burd St. Suite 101, Nyack
  • Young elementary
  • FREE

Enjoy weekly themed activities including: Mask making, Drama, Singing, Dancing, Jewelry making, Perfume making, and Collage. Grades 1-5. 

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Artpark & Company presents SONIC TRAILS A Visionary Season of Free Site Reactive Audio Experiences

  • May. 15, 2021 - Sep. 30, 2021 , All Day
  • Earl W. Brydges Artpark State Park
  • Online
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Artpark & Company presents SONIC TRAILS, a visionary season of free site reactive audio experiences presented in a mobile app de...

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Joey G's Nyack Food Tours

  • Apr. 17, 2021 - Sep. 04, 2021 , Saturdays, 11:30am
  • CREATIVE ARTS WORKSHOP
  • 48 Burd St., Nyack
  • All Ages
  • $45

Enjoy tastes from local culinary landmarks, and learn about Nyack, its chefs, creatives, and entrepreneurs.

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