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New Year's Events
Summary: For the 7th year in a row, New Roc City will offer their festive 'Ring in the New Year at Noon’ event for kids ages 2 – 10 in the atrium from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm. Parents and kids will enjoy an exciting Times Square simulated atmosphere in a safe and fun environment.
Schedule: Saturday, Dec 31st 10:30am - 12:30pm
Location: New Roc City Pl, New Rochelle, NY
New Year's Eve Family Spectacular
Summary: Celebrate New Year's Eve in White Plains with a DJ, live music performances, ball drop, confetti and a spectacular fireworks display at midnight.
Schedule: Saturday, December 31st 10pm - Sun Jan 1st 2017 12am
Location: Main St & Court St, White Plains, NY 10601,
Yorktown Chamber of Commerce New Year's Eve Ball Drop
Summary: 2nd New Year’s Eve Ball Drop featuring a DJ, ball drop and pyrotechnic display.
Schedule: Saturday, December 31st 11pm - Sun Jan 1st 2017 12:30am
Location: Commerce St & Veterans Rd, Yorktown Heights, NY
Summary: View a home with over 10,000 lights on 144 channels synchronized to music.
Schedule: Runs through January 1st, 5:30pm – 11:00pm nightly
Location: 21 N Kensico Ave, White Plains, NY
The Polar Express IMAX Movie
Summary: “All aboard!” for a magical IMAX movie adventure to Santa’s North Pole headquarters as the holiday film “The Polar Express” is shown on a giant six-story screen. Purchase tickets in advance.
Schedule: Runs daily through January 2nd 5pm
Location: The Maritime Aquarium, 10 N Water St, Norwalk, CT
Holiday Train Show at the NY Botanical Garden
Summary: Enchanting model trains zip through a display of 150 landmarks, each re-created with bark, leaves, and other natural materials—all under the twinkling glow. Purchase tickets in advance.
Schedule: Runs through January 16th
Location: New York Botanical Garden, 2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY
Westchester's Winter Wonderland
Summary: A one-of-a-kind holiday experience featuring Santa and Friends, RangersTown Rink, the Hanneford Holiday Circus, great rides, fantastic local food and drinks, light show and more. Purchase tickets in advance.
Schedule: Runs daily evenings through January 2nd
Location: Kensico Dam Plaza, 1 Bronx River Pkwy, Valhalla, NY
Summary: Bring the whole family to the annual "A Billion Bricks" exhibition and be awed by five famous architectural landmarks made completely out of LEGO® bricks.
Schedule: November 19th - February 5th, Monday-Saturday 9 - 5pm, Sunday 11 - 5pm
Location: Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT
Free Crafts for Kids at Lakeshore Learning
Summary: The Lakeshore Learning Store in Scarsdale offers a "Free Crafts for Kids."
Schedule: Every Saturday from 11am - 3pm
Location: Lakeshore Learning Store, 969 Central Park Ave, Scarsdale, NY
Hudson River Museum
Summary: Visit the Early Explorers Space, a safe space for children under 5 to explore, play, and create with their families. The room hosts a large-scale dollhouse, blocks, puppet theater, and books. Children 7 and up can head to the Family Studio for Art & Science Projects.
Schedule: Early Explorers Space: Saturdays & Sundays 1 - 4 pm, Art Projects: Saturdays & Sundays 1 - 4 pm, Science Projects: Saturdays 1 - 4 pm.
Location: Hudson River Museum, 511 Warburton Ave, Yonkers, NY
Summary: Live performance of Sister Act, a feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet!
Schedule: Runs Thur-Sunday though January 8th, visit site for exact show times
Location: White Plains Performing Arts Center, 11 City Pl, White Plains, NY