Jump into New Happenings

This fall, visitors to Westchester will find fresh offerings to experience – including spooky and spirited delights, epic artful events and lively farm activities. Grab a sweater and join the autumn fun.
Discover Fantastic Beasts
Walk into the depths of a dark forest and discover fantastic beasts and illuminated wizarding world moments at Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience, taking place this fall in the awe-inspiring woods of Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park in Yorktown Heights. This nighttime trail experience is designed for the whole family and booking quickly, with select fall dates still available. The event continues into the winter months.
Have Serious Fun
The Serious Fun Arts Fest will brighten the City of White Plains, Oct. 12 through 26. There will be sculpture, performance art, large-scale public art unveilings by renowned artists, family art-making, live music and more throughout the colorful downtown. 
Solve a Mystery
For years, rumors have swirled around The Armour-Stiner Octagon House, implying connections between the eight-sided home and the spirit world. This September and October, visitors to Irvington can explore the historic site and its legends with a Myths and Mysteries Tour.
Take Your Pick
Head to one of Westchester’s many farms, offering fall activities like apple picking, corn mazes and wagon rides. Among those to consider: Muscoot Farm in Katonah, Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard and Outhouse Orchards in North Salem, Stuart’s Fruit Farm in Granite Springs and Wilkens Fruit & Fir Farm in Yorktown Heights. For a private farm experience, reserve a visit to Faraway Farm Alpacas in Yorktown Heights, home to a playful herd of alpacas where guests can meet and learn about alpacas, Icelandic horses and donkeys.
Plan a Colorful Stay
The Abbey Inn & Spa in Peekskill is offering a leaf peepers package including complimentary cider and caramel apples to enjoy on the porch at sunset or by the fire pits. For close proximity to autumn colors and hiking, stay at Hotel MTK in Mount Kisco, which will also be offering fall drink and food specials on rotation all season long at The Hub Restaurant & Bar. 
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