Romeo & Juliet will be presented by Curtain Call Inc. outdoors in Stamford thru Aug. 1. See “Nearby In-Person events” for details.
Romeo & Juliet will be presented by Curtain Call Inc. outdoors in Stamford thru Aug. 1. See “Nearby In-Person events” for details.

Playland Park welcomes back patrons for rides, food and fun thru Labor Day. Hours: Thursdays and Sundays, 12-9 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays, 12-10 p.m. The Park is closed Mondays & Tuesdays except Labor Day, Mon., Sept. 5, when it will be open 12-10 p.m. Fireworks displays over Long Island Sound will take place every Fri. evening through Sept. 3 with a final show Sun., Sept. 5. All shows start at 9:15 p.m. The park is welcoming back visitors at a lower admission price this season—rider wristbands are $10; Junior Rider wristbands are $15 per person. Spectator wristbands are free for Westchester County residents (proof of residency required) and $10 for non-residents. Parking is $10 per car. For the full season’s schedule or to purchase wristband ahead of time go to or call 914/813-7000.

Westchester Children’s Museum at Playland Park, Rye will present The Tide Pool Sat., July 17 & 31 at 11 a.m. Good for all ages. Join them in their MakerSpace for the Tide Pool, a new 30min drop-in program with their favorite Marine Biologist Kyle from the Marine Education Center. Each visit Kyle will bring a live sea critter and we’ll explore what makes them special. Space in the Tide Pool is limited. Free for members; $5 per child for non-members. Register at

Glen Island Beach and Park in New Rochelle are now open daily thru Labor Day, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. with the last entry at 6 p.m. Westchester County residency required for admission with either County Park Pass or a valid NYS driver’s license with a Westchester County address. Group picnicking by reservation will resume later in July. Parking is $5 with Park Pass; $10 without Park Pass daily thru Labor Day, then weekends only. For additional information call 914/231-4575.

Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye will offer an Historical Kayak Tour Sun., July 18, at the Wainwright House Dock, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Meet at 9:45 a.m. Enjoy a day on the water. Launch your kayak and paddle board from Wainwright House and listen to Milton Point’s amazing history. Free. Register at and Reiki I Afternoon Training Sun., July 25 1-4 p.m. with Reiki Master/Teacher Linda Fallo-Mitchell, Ph.D. Previous background no required $295 for non-members.

Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, located at the junction of Routes 35 and 121 South in Cross River, is presenting a photography and sculpture exhibit, Ephemera, with an opening reception Fri., July 16, 6- 8 p.m. Refreshments will be served courtesy of “Art in the Park.” The exhibit will be in the Main Gallery in the Benedict Farmhouse (Park Office) featuring photography and sculptures on sale by local artists Ilan Ashkenazi and Dawn Watson, curated with Kiesendahl+Calhoun Fine Art, Ltd. and will remain on display daily, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Labor Day, Mon., Sept. 6. Admission is free; parking is $5 with Park Pass, $10 without Park Pass, every day through Labor Day; weekends only after Labor Day. 

River House Adult Day Care Center, 125 River Road Ext., Cos Cob will host a party Game On Thurs., July 22, 6-9 p.m. It will be a casual, adult evening of summer fun, along with a silent auction and wine pull. Wear your shorts and flip flops while enjoying a cold beer, wine or hard seltzer and play Cornhold, Jumbo Jenga, Mini Golf and more games outside and inside in their historic building overlooking the Mianus River. Musical entertainment will be provided by Cover Story and there will be delicious fare by Marcia Selden. Proceeds will benefit River House’s Fund-A-Client Scholarship Fund. Tickets start at $100. To purchase a ticket or to donate go to

Sloan Wainwright will perform an outdoor house concert Poets on the Patio with her friends Glen Roethel & Cadence Carroll at the home of Montgomery Delaney in Lake Katonah Sat., July 17, 6 p.m., potluck BYOB; 7 p.m. concert. Seating is limited and by reservation only. For info and tickets contact Montgomery Delaney at or call 914/774-7030.

LawnChair Theatre is back for its 16th season with a musical adaptation of Shakespeare’s renowned fantasy-comedy that the whole family can rock out to, “A Midsummer Night’s Queen.” All performances begin at 6:30 p.m. and are live band performances of songs by the legendary rock group Queen. Schedule is as follows: Thurs., July 22, Village Green, Rye; Fri. & Sat., July 23 & 24: Rye Town Park; Sun., July 25: The Armory, New Rochelle, Rain date is Wed., July 28, Rye Town Park; Thurs., July 29: Private Benefit Performance; Fri., July 30: Recreation Field, Chappaqua; Sat., July 31: Bedford Playhouse Lawn. Rain date for Bedford is Sun., Aug. 1.

There will be a Science Barge Celebration on the waterfront in Yonkers at 99 Dock St. Sat., July 17, 12-6 p.m. Music will be provided by The Photons—Solar Powered Eco-Folk—James Dean Conklin and Jenny Murphy.

ArtsWestchester is present free outdoor music and dance programs called Westchester Roots thru Aug. 31. The free events celebrate Westchester County’s diversity. Tues., July 27 will feature Natya Anubhava and the New York Korean Performing Arts Center at City Hall Plaza, Roosevelt Square North, Mt. Vernon at 6:30 p.m.  Additional events in the series will be listed in upcoming issues.

Jazz Forum Arts will present the Rufus Reid Trio feat. Steve Allee & Lenny White Fri. & Sat., July 16 & 17, 7 & 9:30 p.m. $25-$30; Sun., July 18: Roger Davidson Brazilian Quartet, 4 & 6 p.m. $20. Geoff Keezer Quartet featuring Gillian Margot Fri. & Sat., July 23 & 24, 7& 9:30 p.m. $25-$30; Andrea Brachfeld & Insight Sun., July 25, 4 & 6 p.m. 415-$20.

Jazz Forum Arts will hold free Jitterbugs Jazz Events for kids outdoors and in-person at the Dobbs Ferry Waterfront Park at 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays before the 6:30 p.m. concerts thru Aug. 25.

Jazz Forum Arts will host free concerts, the Dobbs Ferry Summer Music Series Wednesday, 6:30-8 p.m. at Waterfront Park including July 21: Sylvia Cuenca; July 28: Ed Bettinelli & The Hudson Rivercats; Aug. 4: the Vinnie Zummo Trio; Aug. 11: Steve Sandberg Quartet featuring Zach Brock; Aug. 18: Seth Kibel Klezet and Aug. 25: Christine Chanel & The Roster. No tickets needed; the 11th Annual Sunset Jazz at Lyndhurst Concert Series, free Thursday concerts at 635 S. Broadway, Tarrytown, 6:30-8 p.m. $10 per person grounds/parking fee (kids under 10 admitted free). Concerts will be canceled in the event of rain. Schedule: July 22: Justin Robinson Quartet; July 29: Mayra Casales & Cocomama; Aug. 5: Alicia Renee AKA blue eyes • Direct from New Orleans! Aug. 12: The Jay Hoggard Quartet; Aug. 19: Scott Robinson Quartet; Aug. 26: Anita Brown Orchestra. All attendees are required to register at and at Pierson Park, 238 W. Main St., Tarrytown Fridays 6:30-8 p.m.--July 16: Joe Magnarelli Quartet feat. Akiko Tsurugal July 23: Ashley Pezzotti Quartet; July 30: Matt Buttermann Quartet feat. Ceren Yasaroglu; Aug. 6: Chien Chien Lu Quartet; Aug. 13: Gilberto “Pulpo” Colon, Jr. Latin Jazz! Aug. 20: Nanny Assis Brazilian Birthday Bash!; Aug. 27: Austin Day & B-Side Five and at Horan’s Landing Park, 9 River St., Sleepy Hollow, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays—Aug. 3: Mark Morganelli & The Jazz Forum All-Stars Celebrate Brasil! Aug. 10: Mark Morganelli & The Jazz Forum All-Stars Celebrate Brasil! Aug. 17: Mark Morganelli & The Jazz Forum All-Stars Celebrate Brasil! Aug. 24: Mark Morganelli & The Jazz Forum All-Stars Celebrate Brasil! For information go to

Irvington Theater will present “The Parking Lot.” Sat. & Sun., July 17 & 18 and Sat., July 24 on the lawn behind the Main Street School at 101 Main St., Irvington at 8 p.m. Rain date is July 25. Recommended for mature audiences. Some married couples go to therapy to work through their problems, but Terry and J take a very different approach. This brave couple will decide their fate in the confines of a parking lot. Will they overcome their obstacles and accept that they are worthy of each other’s love? Or are they destined for divorce? The Parking Lot, a new play, explores what it means to love and be loved even when opposing forces are at play. Tickets $25 (10% of ticket sales go to One Love Foundation) at

Westport Country Playhouse will present Cabaret in the Robards featuring An Evening with Ali Stoker, Sat., July 24. Benefit performance tickets are $25-$500. Purchase tickets at 203/571-1131 or email

Caramoor Center for Music in the Arts, 149 Girdle Ridge Rd, Katonah, will present live, in-person concerts. The summer season will run thru Aug. 8 followed by two post-season concert series Aug. 13-Sept. 12. Fri., July 16: Verona Quartet, David Fung, piano with chamber music in the Venetian Theater at 8 p.m. $30, $49, $58, $69; Garden listening $20. Purchase tickets at; Sat., July 17: Joan Osborne—American Roots at 8 p.m. $47, $60, $73, $83; Garden listening $20. Purchase tickets at; Sun., July 18: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra with Richard Egarr, conductor and harpsichord; Rowan Pierce, soprano in the Venetian Theater at 4 p.m. $40, $59, $76, $92; Garden listening $20. Purchase tickets at Thurs., July 22: Jiji, guitar music in the Sunken Garden at 7 p.m. $55. Chairs will not be supplied for this event. Please bring your own chairs/blankets/etc. Purchase tickets at; Fri., July 23: Chanticleer. Vocal music in the Venetian Theater at 8 p.m. $47, $60, $73 & $83. Garden listening $20. Purchase tickets at; Sat., July 24: American Roots Music Festival on the Caramoor grounds at 1:30 p.m. $70, $45; $20 child’s ticket. Purchase at; Sun., July 25: So Percussion with special guest Dominic Shodekah Talifero, beatboxer in the Venetian Theater at 4 p.m. $32, $46, $54 & $63; Garden listening $20. Purchase tickets at Additional events will be listed in upcoming issues.

Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St., Katonah, will present Cladogram: 2nd KMA International Juried Biennial thru Sept. 19. Exhibit brings together artists working in written and visual media. A cladogram is a branching diagram that shows relationships among different species and their history of evolution. Similarly, this exhibition will include work that engages with personal or family history, explores the ways in which historical objects and ideas are organized, categorized, and displayed, and challenges the dominant narrative of history and art history. With Cladogram, the KMA presents a broad range of contemporary work created by artists based locally, regionally, and from 21 countries around the world, in an effort to build networks of artists internationally. Sat., July 24 will feature Family Day: Art for the Ages, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. This is an opportunity to explore how old materials can be used in new ways. The galleries and Marilyn M.  Simpson Sculpture Garden will be filled with imaginative art projects inspired by the Museum’s Cladogram exhibition. $10 for adult non-members; $5 for children, students and seniors.

Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St., Katonah, will present Beauty Persists: Dance Installations Sat. & Sun., July 17 & 18 at 1 & 3:30 p.m. $10. Timed tickets are available at  

Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St., Katonah is presenting Summer Social—Outdoor Concert Series Sat., July 31 & Aug. 21, 6-8 p.m. July 31: The Shaves and Aug. 21: Blonde Ambition. Complimentary beer, wine, specialty cocktails, soft drinks and snacks will be provided with food available for purchase. $25 for non-members; ages 12 and under free. For tickets go to

The six Westchester County Parks Nature Centers are now open daily. One household allowed in at a time and face masks must be worn. Call ahead to confirm your visit to Cranberry Lake Preserve, N. White Plains, 914/428-1005; Croton Point Nature Center, Croton-on-Hudson 914/862-5297 (Fri.-Sun, only); Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, Rye, 914/967-8720; Lenoir Preserve, Yonkers, 914/968-585; Marshlands Conservancy, Rye, 914/835-4466 and Trailside Nature Museum at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Cross River, 914/864-7322.

Canoe rentals are available at Sal J. Prezioso Mountain Lakes Park in N. Salem, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, call for times during the week: 914/864-7312; boat rentals at Wampus Pond in Armonk have reopened for weekends and holidays, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., last boat out at 4 p.m., walk-ins only. Nature centers are free to the public. For canoe and boat rental fees visit

The Rye 2021 Down to Earth Farmers Market is open Sundays, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. thru Dec. 5. It is located in the parking lot on Theo Fremd Ave. directly behind the Purchase St. stores. For information on participating vendors go to

Curtain Call, Inc. will present Romeo & Juliet in their free summer of Shakespeare on the Green outdoors at Sterling Farms on Newfield Ave. in Stamford thru Sun., July 18; Fri.-Sun., July 23-25; Thurs.-Sun., July 29-Aug. 1, 7:30 p.m. The park will open to patrons at 6 p.m. for seating. Food and beverages will be available in the adjoining tent or may be pre-ordered through the Stillery/Royal Green Restaurant at 203/998-7225. Alcoholic beverages may not be brought into the park. Parking is available across the street at Davenport Ridge School. For additional information go to or call 203/329-8207.

The farmers market at Muscoot Farm, 51 Route 100, Katonah, has returned and will run every Sunday through Nov. 21, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Muscoot’s weekly farmers market supports farmers and sustainable efforts in our area, featuring over 20 local vendors each week. Social distancing protocols will be in place and masks will be required in accordance with New York State COVID-19 guidelines. Admission is free. For more details, call Muscoot Farm at 914/864-7282 or visit 

Pelham Art Center, 155 Fifth Ave., Pelham will present a Student Show thru Aug. 14. See the annual exhibition of new work by the Pelham Art Center’s talented students. PAC will also present Art Exploration for ages 5-7 Saturdays July 17-Aug. 21, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. with Mecca Alim. Explore the elements of design (line, shape, color, texture, space, value and form through various art projects. $230 for non-members. Register at; Lego Stop Motion for ages 8-13 Saturdays July 17-Aug. 21, 2-4 p.m. for ages 8-13 with Frank Fanelli. Build and bring Legos to life using the magic of Stop Motion. $225 for non-members. Register at

The New York Opera Conservatory, founded by Taconic Opera, will present a Summer Concert Series at the Presbyterian Church of Mt. Kisco, 605 Millwood Rd., Mt. Kisco. Performances are at 7 p.m. Each event will feature a different cast. Each performance includes the complete opera and is semi-staged. The August opera will be “The Pearl Fishers” Aug. 10, 12, 13 & 14. Tickets are $10 to help cover venue costs. Tickets can be purchased at the door, by phone at 855/886-7372 or online at

The White Plains Library is presenting Regeneration Art Exhibit through Sept. 3. “Regeneration” looks at a future focused on climate justice. The exhibition includes drawing, collage, mixed media, photography, painting and poetry. The exhibit will be on display in the Library's second floor museum gallery during Library hours.

Westchester Parks Foundation and Westchester County Parks announced an expanded Bicycle Sundays season for 2021. The program takes place every Sunday through October except Labor Day and Columbus Day weekends. It is presented by Westchester County Parks and sponsored by the Westchester Parks Foundation and its partners through generous donations from co-presenting sponsors Con Edison and NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital. Danny Cycles returns as the exclusive bicycle shop. The annual event welcomes bicyclists, skaters, joggers, and walkers and runs from the Westchester County Center in White Plains, south to Scarsdale Road in Yonkers – a round-trip of 13.1 miles. There are many points of entry, exit and parking along the way. The event is free to the public.

Visit Muscoot Farm for the animals and stay for the art as the farm’s art shows return every weekend through October, 12-4 p.m. in the Main House first floor gallery at 51 Route 100, Katonah. Each month will showcase the work of a different local artist for visitors to view and purchase. The featured artist in July is Robert Uricchio. Admission is free. Social distancing protocols will be in place and face masks must be worn. For a full list of artists that will be featured visit: or call (914) 864-7282.

The Greenwich Historical Society at 39 Strickland Rd., Cos Cob is hosting Garden Markets in their Tavern Garden from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on alternating Wednesdays thru Nov. 2. Tavern Garden Markets feature all things "Home"—from food and flowers to specially curated items that enrich life enjoyed with family and friends. Enjoy a stroll on their campus, shop the market, enjoy an iced coffee at their Artist's Cafe and support local growers, producers and artisans. For additional information go to

Irvington Theater is presenting Sunset Cinema, a new series of music films that will be screened outdoors on the lawn behind the Main Street School at 101 Main St.  Audiences are invited to bring a blanket or chair, pack a picnic (no alcohol on school grounds) and enjoy live music from 7:30 until the film begins around sunset. Sunset Cinema will feature one film during each summer month--Thurs., Aug. 12 will feature “Gimme Shelter,” the documentary chronicling the final weeks of the Rolling Stones’ 1969 U.S. tour. All COVID protocols will be followed. Rain date will be Aug. 19. Tickets are $12 and must be purchased in advance at

The Greenwich Historical Society in Cos Cob is presenting Beautiful Work: The Art of Greenwich Gardens and Landscapes thru Sept. 5. Cultivated for generations by farmers and agricultural laborers in the closing years of the 19th century, many of Greenwich’s planting fields and wood lots were transformed into extravagantly designed gardens by wealthy New Yorkers seeking the ‘country life’ away from the city. The exhibition will be accompanied by outdoor adult and family programs set amid their historic garden museum site. or 203/869-6899.

ArtsWestchester presents Together Apart: Creating During COVID at their gallery, 31 Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains thru Sun., Aug. 1. The exhibit features the works of 224 Hudson Valley artists that reflect their shared experiences during the year of the pandemic. It includes more than 250 works from painting, photography and sculpture to craft, song and writing. Hours: Wed.-Fri. & Sun., 12-5 p.m.; Sat., 12-6 p.m. Timed ticket entry is required. For Wed.-Fri. & Sun. reservations go to; for Sat. reservations, go to

Storm King Art Center, 1 Museum Rd, New Windsor, NY is presenting a site-specific installation of Rashid Johnson’s 2019 sculptural work The Crisis on view thru Nov. 8. The installation marks the first US presentation of the artwork, which the artist has adapted to respond directly to Storm King’s native landscape. The work—a 16-foot-tall, yellow pyramidal steel structure—is set within a field of native grasses, which Storm King has worked to reintroduce to its landscape and cultivate over the last 25 years. For information go to

Westchester Children’s Museum at Playland Park in Rye will host 3 fun-filled dates to celebrate and honor our first heroes—Sept. 12 (Grandparents). Events feature arts & crafts, movement activities, S.T.E.A.M. activity led by WCM educator and shopping. $25 for non-members. Register at

The Emelin Theatre has announced the following schedule: Red Molly is postponed. New date TBD. Lisa Loeb Solo postponed to Oct. 14, 2021; Joan Osborne: postponed to Nov. 11, 2021; Peking Acrobats postponed, date TBD.; Hey 19, Tribute to Steely Dan postponed until Fall 2021; The Sweet Remains is canceled; Artie Tobia Band and Kevin McIntyre and the Lawn Wranglers postponed until Fall 2021; Mark Morris Dance Group postponed to 2022. Existing ticketholders for above rescheduled events have been moved to the new dates. For information on all shows go to

Tarrytown Music Hall will present Rock the Hall Sept. 11. Emerging artists and seasoned (but unsigned) bands are invited to send their music as TMH curates a live concert with six finalists for Rock the Hall 2021, a fund and friend raiser. Deadline to submit music is Fri., July 30. For entry information go to

Tarrytown Music Hall has rescheduled the following previously announced events: In Conversation with The Sopranos is cancelled; Legends of British Rock Dave Mason with special guest John Mayall is cancelled; Peter Wolf & The Midnight Travelers is cancelled; Eaglemania: The World’s Best Eagles Tribute Band is scheduled for July 30; Dead on Live: An Evening of the Grateful Dead will be Aug. 6; Classic Stones Live: The Greatest Rolling Stones Tribute will be Aug. 13; Squeeze will be Aug. 14; Alisa Amador will be Aug. 15; Eric D’Allessandro Live will be Aug. 20; Willie Nile with special guest James Maddock will be Aug. 21; The Yacht Experience featuring Boat House Row will be Aug. 26; Bumping Mikes with Jeff Ross & Dave Attell, will be Aug. 28; Niki Jacobs—The Ballad of Mauthausen will be Aug. 31; The Weeklings’ Beatle Bash will be Sept. 11; Nurse Blake The PTO Comedy Tour will be Sept. 15; Leonid & Friends will be Sept. 18; The Zombies will be Sept. 18; Ryan Hamilton Stand Up will be Sept. 24; Ben Folds will be Sept. 25; Toad the Wet Sprocket will be Oct. 1; The High Kings will be Oct. 2; Stars of the Sixties will be: Oct. 3; Whose Lives Anyway, will be: Oct. 9; Mary Chapin Carpenter, Marc Cohn and Shawn Colvin will be Oct. 10; Larkin Poe will be Oct. 15; The Monkees Farewell Tour with Michael Nesmith & Micky Dolenz will be Oct. 20; Chris Thile Live in Concert will be Oct. 22; The Mavericks will be Oct. 30 & 31; Vic DiBitetto will be: Nov. 5 & 6; The Psychedelic Furs will be Nov. 7; Norm Macdonald will be Nov 10; Roseanne Cash will be Nov. 13; Tom Papa Stand Up will be Nov. 20; Justin Wellman: Magic for Humans will be Nov. 21; Martin Sexton will be Dec. 11; Tommy Emmanuel, will be: Dec. 12; Puddles Pity Party will be Dec. 15; Paula Poundstone will be Jan. 21, 1922;The Righteous Brothers will be Feb. 25, 2022;  Red Hot Chilli Pipers, will be Mar. 11, 2022; Marc Broussard will be Apr. 2, 2022; Colin Hay will be Apr. 7, 2022; One Night of Queen will be: Apr. 15, 2022; Rick Thomas will be Apr. 23, 2022; Kevin James will be Apr. 29 & May 11, 2022; The Daily Show Writers Comedy Tour will be  May 14, 2022; Melissa Etheridge will be June 12, 2022; Shovels & Rope is cancelled;  Judy Collins & Arlo Guthrie is cancelled

Above information is subject to change. For a complete listing of upcoming shows and to purchase tickets, go to