If you’re like us, you’ve been clamoring for spring! Now that the snow is melting, the clocks have sprung forward and there are glimmers of nicer weather, it’s time to get outside and enjoy all that Westchester has to offer. There’s something for everyone, no matter your interests, abilities or the amount of time you have available. Here are just a few ideas, brought to you by your local neighborhood Realtors at ERA Insite Realty:
- Donald M. Kendall Sculpture Gardens at Pepsico Headquarters in Purchase, opens March 30.
- Westchester County Public Golf Courses six 18-hole courses throughout the county will open as weather permits.
- The Lyndhurst Flower & Antiques Show in Tarrytown will take place from April 5–7.
- Boundless Adventures, an aerial adventure park with ziplines and ropes course in Purchase, opens April 5.
- Rockefeller State Park Preserve walking and bridle trails are open in Pleasantville.
- Hudson River kayak tours, rentals, lessons and stand-up paddleboarding are available at five locations on the Hudson and LI Sound.
- Sheep Shearing Fest at Stone Barns Center in Pocantico Hills will be held on April 27.
- Pitch in for Parks, a volunteer event at various county parks, is on April 28.
- Bicycle Sundays on the Bronx River Parkway, will take place on select Sundays beginning May 5.
- Castles of New Castle House Tour, through the New Castle Historical Society in Chappaqua, will take place May 16.
- Farmers Markets will open throughout the county:
- Pleasantville, at the train station – opens outdoors April 6.
- Chappaqua, at the train station – opens outdoors May 11.
- White Plains, on Court Street – opens outdoors April 25.
- Westchester Wine & Food Festival in White Plains will take place June 4–9.
- 15th Annual Pleasantville Music Festival at Parkway Field in Pleasantville will take place July 13. (Tent city tickets go on sale March 30.)
For more ideas and community information, contact your local ERA Insite Realtor in White Plains at 914-949-9600, Pleasantville at 914-769-2222 and Bronxville at 914-337-0900.