CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. – Looking for something to do around Chappaqua this weekend will not be a problem—but choosing what you do might be. Several exciting events are slated to take place this weekend, along with a favorable weather forecast. You can also visit our Events page for more options in the area.
Friday, May 17
Free Ice Cream for Middle Schoolers: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. For Bell Middle School and Seven Bridges Middle School students, free ice cream will be served at “Local” compliments of Chappaqua Pediatrics. 75 South Greeley Avenue
Lecture: Screenwriter Mark Bomback: 7:30 p.m. Screenwriting and Mark's film Unstoppable, starring Denzel Washington, will be the subject of the talk. A short clip of the film will be shown. Mark is also the screenwriter for Live free or Die Hard, Race to Witch Mountain and Total Recoil. Free and open to the public. Chappaqua Public Library, 195 South Greeley Avenue, Chappaqua.
Saturday, May 18
Chappaqua Farmers Market Outdoor Season: 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The Chappaqua Farmers Market will welcome shoppers for their third season with new offerings. The market's spring/summer season will now take place outdoors at the Chappaqua train station.
Family Fun Day at Wagon Road Camp: Noon to 4 p.m. Experience “a day in the life” of summer camp at Wagon Road Day Camp. Experience the amazing adventure ropes course and imagination playground, take a pony ride, visit our petting zoo, enjoy the bouncy castle, get your face painted, and enjoy a free lunch from our Summer Camp menu. Kids can participate in our scavenger hunt and win a prize! Free for all Chappaqua families. 431 Quaker Road, Chappaqua.
Relay For Life of Chappaqua: 7 p.m. The journey to end cancer starts with a single step. The American Cancer Society invites you to take that step with us by joining the global Relay For Life movement. When you walk to end cancer at a Relay event, it's your opportunity to not only honor cancer survivors and remember loved ones lost, but also to raise awareness about what we can do to stay well from cancer and raise money to help fuel the world's largest walk to end cancer. Held in the Horace Greelye High School, 70 Roaring Brook Road.
Sunday, May 19
New Castle 10K Road Race: 8:10 a.m. Sponsored by New Castle Physical Therapy and Personal Training, the 26th annual New Castle 10K Road Race is slated to begin outside of Town Hall. If you did not already register, it costs $25 to do so on the day of the race. 200 South Greeley Avenue, Chappaqua.
Tails to Trails: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Chappaqua-Millwood Chamber of Commerce will hold Millwood’s first annual “Tails to Trails” this Sunday in the parking lot of the Millwood Animal Hospital. The event is a combination of a pet fair and a walk along the North County Trailway. The fair will include free hot dogs, water and a raffle with items such as an iPod, pet exams and Frontline products.
Free Family Concert: 3 p.m. The Pleasantville Fire Department Band will include music of Benny Goodman, Rimsky Korsakov, as well as marches by John Phillip Sousa. Featured will be solos by the flute and drum. Free and open to the public. Chappaqua Public Library, 195 South Greeley Avenue.
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