Spending Time in Westchester? Here are 5 fun things to do!

Catch a Westchester Knicks Game: You don't have to travel to NYC to watch professional basketball. The Westchester Knicks are the development affiliate for the New York Knicks and play their home games at the Westchester County Center in White Plains.

 

Take the kids to Playland: Playland, often called Rye Playland , is an amusement park located in Rye, New York. Run by Westchester County, it is one of the only government owned-and-operated amusement parks in the United States.

 

Be Part of the Excitement at Yonkers Raceway: Half-mile harness-racing track & a casino with slot machines, electronic games & multiple eateries. Win big!

 

Get Spooked at Sleepy Hollow: Famous burials include Washington Irving, Andrew Carnegie, Walter Chrysler, Samuel Gompers, Elizabeth Arden, Leona Helmsley, Brooke Astor, and William Rockefeller. Walk or drive the grounds on your own or try an afternoon tour..

 

Hike Around Bear Mountain State Park: Bear Mountain State Park is a 5,205-acre state park located on the west side of the Hudson River. The park offers biking, hiking, boating, picnicking, swimming, cross-country skiing, cross-country running, sledding and ice skating. It also includes several facilities such as the Perkins Memorial Tower, the Trailside Museum and Zoo, the Bear Mountain Inn, a merry-go-round, pool, and a skating rink.