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The Westchester Mom’s Guide to August

It’s August, which means summer is half way over!  Never fear, there are still plenty of fun activities happening all over Westchester County.  This month’s guide includes tons of great outdoor activities for the whole family.   There are many free concerts and movie nights throughout the county that are just perfect for a warm summer evening!

Don’t forget to check out the events calendar on the Westchester County Mom’s Blog for more great events.  Remember, before you go, check with the venues for any changes and the latest information.  Have fun! 

August 1, 2017

Neighborhood Nights Concert Series

Renaissance Plaza (White Plains)

7 Pm, Free

Enjoy an outdoor concert by the Songs of the Piano Man band

August 1, 2017

Summer Movie Series:  Shrek 2

The Emelin Theater (Mamaroneck)

4:30 PM and 7:30 PM, $8

Fun family film, rated PG.

August 1 & 2, 2017

Regal Summer Movie Express
UA Cortlandt Town Center Stadium 11 (Mohegan Lake)
10 AM, $1/ticket

Enjoy Regal’s Summer Movie Express.  Each ticket is only $1 and both movies are shown on both days.  Movies are Kubo and the Two Strings or Ratchet and Clank

August 2, 2017

 Movie Night At The Pool

Willson’s Woods Pool (Mount Vernon) 

7 PM $5/per person over 5 years old

Enjoy an evening of swimming and a movie.  The Angry Birds Movie (Rated PG) will be shown.

August 2, 2017

Emil Paolucci Summer Sounds Concert Series – New Rochelle Opera

Hudson Park Bandshell (New Rochelle)

7:30 PM, Free

Enjoy a concert featuring operetta, opera, and Broadway tunes

August 2, 2017

Country Fresh Band

Riverfront (Peekskill)

7 PM, free

Enjoy the conclusion of the summer concert series on the river with the fun sounds of this country band.

August 3, 2017

Patrick Perone and the Blue Suede Rocker Showband

Village Green (West Harrison)

7PM, Free

An outdoor concert featuring the rock and roll styles of this Elvis tribute band

August 3, 2017

Jeffrey and The Bossy Frog Band

Senasqua Park (Croton)

7 PM,Free

Enjoy this fun time family band.  Bonus:  it’s watermelon night!

August 4, 2017

Afro-Peruvian [email protected] The Summer Ampitheater

Hudson River Museum (Yonkers)

8 PM (doors open at 7:30 PM), Free

All Star band with fun percussion summertime vibes

August 5, 2017

Family Fun and Sand Castle Contest

Glenn Island Beach (New Rochelle)

11 AM -4PM, Free with beach admission

Build your best castle, dance and play games.  Judging at 4:00.

August 5 – October 1, 2017

NY Renaissance Faire  (Tuxedo Park)

10Am – 7PM Every Saturday and Sunday

Enjoy a trip back in time for the 40th anniversary of the Renaissance Faire.  Foods, games, rides and entertainment.  Ticket prices vary (discounts online).

August 6, 2017

Family Fun Night

Harbor Island Beach (Mamaroneck)

6 PM – 10 PM, Free

Live music, free entertainment, splash ground open late, beach volley ball, and smores.  Free parking after 5:30

August 6, 2017

Heritage of India Festival

Kensico Dam Plaza (Valhalla)

12:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Crafts, food, dancing and vendors.  Fun for the whole family

August 7, 2017

Movie Mondays

Ridge Hill (Yonkers)

7pm, Free

Watch a screening of Back To The Future, Rated PG.  Movie starts at sunset and will be preceded by fun entertainers.

August 7, 2017

Monday Evenings on the River Green

Riverfront Green (Peekskill)

7 PM – 8 PM, Free

Ned-O the clown will entertain and bring joy to young and old alike.

August 8, 2017

Summer Movie Series:  Raiders of the Lost Arc

The Emelin Theater (Mamaroneck)

4:30 PM and 7:30 PM, $8

Fun adventure film, rated PG.

August 8, 2017

Neighborhood Nights Concert Series

Renaissance Plaza (White Plains)

7 Pm, Free

Enjoy an outdoor concert by the Backstreet Boys R Back band

August 8 & 9, 2017

Regal Summer Movie Express
UA Cortlandt Town Center Stadium 11 (Mohegan Lake)
10 AM, $1/ticket

Enjoy Regal’s Summer Movie Express.  Each ticket is only $1 and both movies are shown on both days.  Movies are The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water or The Adventures of Tintin

August 10, 2017

Summer on the Avenue Block Party

Mamaroneck Avenue (Mamaroneck)

7 PM – 10 PM, Free admission

Live entertainment, bouncy castles ($10/bouncy band), games and food make for a fun family night.  Rain or shine.

August 11, 2017

Outdoor Movie Night

Depew Park Ballfield (Peekskill)

8:30 PM – 10:30 PM

Outdoor showing of the hit family movie, Zootopia.  Rated PG

August 12, 2017

Honey I Shrunk The Kids @ The Summer Ampitheater

Hudson River Museum (Yonkers)

8 PM (doors open at 7:30 PM), Free

Fun Family Film, rated PG

August 13, 2017

Summer Concerts at the Gazebo

John DeVito Gazebo -Veterans Road (Yorktown)

6 PM, free

Enjoy an evening listening to the Tramps Like Us Band (Bruce Springsteing tribute)

August 13, 2017

Gardella & Multicultural Festival

Gardella Park (White Plains)

Afternoon & Evening, Free

Live music, food and entertainment culminating in championship basketball games for high school and adult leagues.

August 15 & 16, 2017

Regal Summer Movie Express
UA Cortlandt Town Center Stadium 11 (Mohegan Lake)
10 AM, $1/ticket

Enjoy Regal’s Summer Movie Express.  Each ticket is only $1 and both movies are shown on both days.  Movies are Happy Feet 2 or Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore

August 16, 2017

Concert:  Hey Baby

7 PM, Free

Halstead Avenue & Purdy Street (Harrison)

Harrison’s park and street concert series presents a classic funk, rock, and soul band

August 17, 2017

Concert:  Hindenberg

7 PM, Free

Village Green (West Harrison)

Silver Lake’s summer concert series presents the sounds of Led Zeppelin

August 18, 2017

Movies on the Sand

Harbor Island Park (Mamaroneck)

8PM (Parking fee waived after 7:30)

Watch the origin story of Peter Pan and Hook with the 2015 movie.  Rated PG

August 19, 2017

Summer Concerts at the Gazebo

John DeVito Gazebo -Veterans Road(Yorktown)

 12 PM – 10 PM, free

This day long music spectacular features headliner, Jessica Lynn

August 20, 2017

Dirty Sock Funtime Band

Paramount Hudson Valley Theater (Peekskill)

1 PM, $23/ticket

Fun and kid friendly concert (as seen on many Nick Jr. shows).  A fun time for the little ones

August 20, 2017

Jewish Heritage Festival

Kensico Dam Plaza (Valhalla)

12 PM -7 PM

Crafts, food, dancing and vendors.  Fun for the whole family

August 22 & 23, 2017

Regal Summer Movie Express
UA Cortlandt Town Center Stadium 11 (Mohegan Lake)
10 AM, $1/ticket

Enjoy Regal’s Summer Movie Express.  Each ticket is only $1 and both movies are shown on both days.  Movies are Storks or The Lego Batman Movie

August 23, 2017

Concert:  Reunion

7 PM, Free

Halstead and Thatcher Avenues (Harrison)

A funky R&B band performs for the final concert of Harrison’s park and street summer concert series

August 24, 2017

Concert:  Alive and Kickin’

7 PM, Free

Village Green (West Harrison)

The final concert in the Silver Lake concert series presents a Gold Record party band

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