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

Westchester Children's Museum
upcoming events
(Sat Mar 6, 2021 - Sat Apr 24, 2021) Weekend Workshops at WCM

Thomas Cole National Historic Site
upcoming events
(Fri Apr 16, 2021 - Sun May 9, 2021) Spring Lights

Louis Engel Waterfront Park
upcoming events
(Sat Apr 17, 2021 - Sat Apr 24, 2021) Greater Ossining Earth Day Festival

Pinot's Palette - Fishkill

Weinberg Nature Center
upcoming events

Lyndhurst
upcoming events
(Fri Apr 30, 2021 - Sun May 2, 2021) Spring Crafts at Lyndhurst
Paleo Playdates
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University - 10:00 AM Pick
Greater Ossining Earth Day Festival
Louis Engel Waterfront Park - various times Pick
Pitch in for Parks
Parks and facilities throughout Westchester County - various times Pick
Imagine from Home
- various times
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides