Local Kids Activities

Legoland NY Opening Sneak Peek: 35 Reasons Everything is Awesome at Their Largest Amusement Park

When Legoland New York opens in the Summer of 2021 it will be their largest amusement park in the world! Located in scenic Lower Hudson Valley, 60 miles northwest of New York City you can ride, climb, splash, explore and build in seven themed lands across 150 acres. As season pass holders, my family attended a Legoland NY Opening Sneak Peak event before the parks opened for Previews and to everyone later this summer. Here are 35 reasons why kids, and parents, will love a day trip or vacation to Legoland New York!

How to Get a Free Local Museum Pass in 2021

Many local museums have  “free days” courtesy of their corporate sponsors or for members of certain banks but they don’t always work with families’ busy schedules. What if you could pick the day to take your whole family to a local museum for free? I’m not kidding!

Train Lovers Guide Part Two: Local Choo-Choo Activities

Keeping our Train Expert busy was a part-time job! If there was a train related activity in the Tri-State area, we have been there, or at least know about it!   If you have a train lover in your family, this list of activities with a tie to trains is for you. Pack their conductor’s hat and enjoy a fun day out! 

Looking for “Model Train Shows Near Me in 2021?” I got, ya!

Our self-described “Train Expert” could not get enough of trains. So, it was trains, trains, trains day and night. If there was a train related activity in the Tri-State area, we have been there, or at least know about it!   If you have a train lover in your family, this introduction to “local model train shows near me” is for you!