All forms of life celebrate alien encounters at the UFO Fair. Photo courtesy of the Town of Crawford.
All forms of life celebrate alien encounters at the UFO Fair. Photo courtesy of the Town of Crawford.

30 Free Things to Do in May with Westchester Kids

May is always packed with festivals, performances and other family fun, but this year seems especially loaded with amazing programs that are free. While our May GoList highlights all our top picks for the month, including those requiring paid admission, below we've rounded up 30 great events in Westchester and the Hudson Valley that don't have to cost a dime. From Cinco de Mayo parties to equine love, Hawaiian hula dancing to May the 4th Be With You, there's something for every age and taste.

Read on for the rundown, but also consult our Event Calendar, where there are many more free (and other) activities in store! 


Mount Kisco Library
100 East Main Street
Mount Kisco, NY 10549

Ossining Public Library
5 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY 10562

Courtyard Farm
111 Bedford Center Road
Bedford Hills, NY 10507

Yonkers Public Library - Will Branch
1500 Central Park Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10710

Jefferson Valley Mall
650 Lee Boulevard
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

Van der Donck Park (and other locations)
Dock Street
Yonkers, NY 10701

Larchmont Public Library
121 Larchmont Avenue
Larchmont, NY 10538

Hudson River Museum
511 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10701

Galleria Mall
100 Main Street
White Plains, NY 10601

Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
on Muser Drive across from 174 Angola Road
Cornwall, NY 12520

The Science Barge
99 Dock Street
Yonkers, NY 10701

Downtown Pine Bush
Main Street
Pine Bush, NY 12566

Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site
29 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10701
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