Playland features over 50 exciting rides and attractions, including the ever-popular Kiddyland for their youngest fans, a 1,200-foot beach on Long Island Sound and Olympic size pool, and a boardwalk that’s just right for exercise, viewing the water or just taking a quiet “time out” from the bustling park. There’s always something special happening at Playland, so make plans to visit often in 2019. Mark your calendar for the Fourth of July fireworks spectacular, great Memorial Day and Labor Day weekend celebrations and … [Read more...] about Sponsored Post: Playland Opens May 11 and offers something for everyone!
This year, Showcase Cinemas is celebrating the sweetest Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day ever on Tuesday, April 9th! Movie fans can scoop-up a free ice cream cone at the Ben & Jerry’s counter at select Showcase Cinemas locations in New York and Massachusetts from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. and enjoy a movie for the Bargain Tuesday price of $8.50 per ticket! To make this deal even sweeter, Showcase Cinemas is offering an additional $2 off ticket prices for Starpass loyalty program members – a first on Free Cone … [Read more...] about Showcase Cinemas celebrates Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day on April 9th
CraftJam has partnered with The Westchester and has been hosting super fun & trendy crafting events the past several weeks at Savor Food Hall. From pom-pom earrings to embroidery to watercolor, CraftJam is a fun-loving group of creative & patient teachers hosting dozens of different hands-on workshops through NYC and now Westchester. We recently attended the Girls Night Out T-shirt embroidery class and had a total blast! The class ran from 6:30-8pm and included all materials for embroidering our t-shirts … [Read more...] about Girls Night Out with CraftJam at The Westchester
It can be hard to find a nurturing (and fun!) summer camp for preschoolers. But when our kids were extra little, we sent them to the Inchworm summer program at the Scarsdale Congregational Church Nursery School, and we loved it. They loved it, too, having so much fun they begged to stay an extra week. Inchworm is a four-day per week, morning-only program open to children who will be entering a Three's, Four's , or Kindergarten class for the 2019/2020 school year. Each day at Inchworm includes indoor play, arts and … [Read more...] about Sponsored Post: Inchworm Summer Program for Preschoolers
Editor’s note: We love to hear from our readers about their experiences in and around Westchester! Here’s a submission we received from one Westchester dad that’s got us dusting off our bikes for the spring. Enjoy! By Brian Geary During the dark, cold days of winter the hope we hold for spring can seem eternal. But it's hope that keeps us going. To that end, there is nothing like the hope of a family bike ride on a warm spring day. An outing on the Old Croton Aqueduct (OCA) checks so many boxes for families … [Read more...] about Springtime Biking on the Old Croton Aqueduct
With it's cute yellow awning and retro oven on display, you can't help but feel warm & fuzzy upon entering the new Snackery Bakeshop in Larchmont. And that's before you even get to the counter filled with delicious treats that will take you right back to your childhood. Owner, Sara Leand, a former LA TV studio executive opened the Snackery Bakeshop a few weeks ago to bring her "American iconic classics with a twist" home to Larchmont. The Bakeshop specializes in baked confections, retro treats and signature … [Read more...] about Nostalgic Treats Delight at the Snackery Bakeshop in Larchmont