Pitch in for Parks. Photo courtesy of Westchester Parks Foundaion
Pitch in for Parks. Photo courtesy of Westchester Parks Foundaion

Best Things To Do in Westchester in April With Kids: Easter, Earth Day, Fairy Hunt

Spring has sprung, bringing with it the return of fun, outdoor events for Westchester and Hudson Valley families, and we've rounded up the best of the best for family-friendly fun in April.

Beyond our season-long list of springtime fun, we've found nature excursions, Earth Day celebrations, and even a fairy hunt to fill your April days. What’s more, there are even more fun activities on our Event Calendarplus listings of virtual programs families can enjoy from home.

Find more family-friendly fun in our Spring Fun Guide. And don't forget to book those summer camps. Slots are going fast for the 2021 season! Learn more about local and virtual summer camps with our upcoming Online Camp Fair. Visit virtual booths and watch live camp demos.

Editor's note: While we are trying to promote safer activities that occur outdoors or with social distancing guidelines in place, please keep your family and others safe by always wearing a mask and practicing social distancing. If you arrive at an event that appears too crowded, try using the “nearby” search feature on our Event Calendar to find something else to do.


Places featured in this article:

Circle Studios New Paltz

Kingston Westbrook Station

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts

Minnewaska State Park, Sam's Point Area

Thomas Cole National Historic Site

Louis Engel Waterfront Park

Pinot's Palette - Fishkill

Hudson Highlands Nature Museum

Thomas Bull Memorial Park

Harbor Island Park
Saturday Morning Family Series
The CENTER for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck - 11:00 AM Pick
A West Point Holiday
Eisenhower Hall Theatre - 2:00 PM Pick
Holiday Lights In Bloom
Orange County Arboretum, Thomas Bull Memorial Park (Grove St. entrance) - 5:00 PM Pick
Peace, Love & Lights
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts - 5:00 PM Pick
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides