Bronxville: Farmer’s Market
Where: Stone Place at Paxton Avenue, Bronxville, NY 10708
When: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Description: Vendors come from all over the Hudson Valley area to sell their fresh fruits, vegetables and other products at the Bronxville Farmers Market. At the Bronxville Farmers Market you can find organic produce, pasture-raised meats and poultry, maple syrup, pickles, cheese, breads, local wines and so much more.
Dobbs Ferry: Sing along with Raging Grannies
Where/When: 343 Broadway in Dobbs Ferry on Sunday, Sept. 1 at 10 a.m.
Why go: Raging Grannies WOWW are celebrating women this weekend with a special service and poetry reading. Everyone is welcome, as this church’s website says: "members and non-members, Christians and non-Christians, believers and doubters."
Ossining: Hike the Overlook Trail
Where: Teatown Lake Reservation, 1600 Spring Valley Road, Ossining
When: Saturday, August 31, 2013, 10:00 AM
Cost: Free for members, $5 nonmembers
Description: We’ll visit one of the least frequented areas of Teatown on this moderate hike through Hidden Valley and up the Overlook Trail. Look for box turtles and snakes in the blueberry meadow and see how the blight on hemlocks has changed the landscape. Free for members; $5pp for nonmembers. Programs fill quickly so registration is strongly recommended. Call 914-762-2912 x110 to reserve.
Pleasantville: Pleasantville Farmers' Market
Where/When: Memorial Plaza on Saturday, Aug. 31 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Why go: Farmers Market nutritionist Marina Stopler will be on-hand this week from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. this Saturday to take all about the nutrition involved in preserved and canned foods. Also on tap, country music duo David Kraai and Amy Laber will be performing from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Pricing: Free to browse
Sleepy Hollow: CORNucopia Festival
Where: Philipsburg Manor, 381 N. Broadway (Route 9), Sleepy Hollow
When: From Saturday, Aug. 31 through Monday, Sept. 2, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Cost: $14; $12 for seniors; $8 for children 3-17. Free for members and children under 3. For tickets: www.hudsonvalley.org/store, or call 914-631-8200.
Description: Experience the Hudson Valley's first corn festival! Feast on a bounty of corn-centric delicacies and take part in a bevy of corn-related activities. Games of chance, a corn-husking contest, a cornbread cookoff, corn whiskey tasting and corncob mural making are just some of the corny activities on tap.