Mac KID Guide to Outdoor Summer Fun in and around Westchester County

Mini-golf, pools, amusement parks and more! Brought to you by East Coast Sports and Fitness

By Kelly Fitzpatrick May 27, 2023

Are you looking for summer fun activities that make the most of the long days filled with sunshine?  There's so much to do with kids in and around Westchester County this summer.  Take a look at our favorite picks for summertime fun and let us know if there of any others you would recommend!

This guide to Outdoor Summer Fun in and Around Westchester County is brought to you by our friends at East Coast Sports and Fitness.  East Coast Sports and Fitness has programming running all summer long to keep kids, tweens, and teens active!  Register online here or call (914) 962-4094.  There's something for everyone at East Coast, moms and dads, too!  Ask about the summer specials and don't forget to say you heard about them from Macaroni KID!

Bear Mountain Zoo

Seven Lakes Drive, Highland Falls

Open daily with donation-based admission

Greenburgh Nature Center


Walking the grounds and using the playground are free.  Admission to the Nature Center is $7 for children over 2.

Rye Playland


Junior admission tickets start at $29.99 and children under 2 are free.  Check the calendar for detailed openings times and the seasonal calendar.  Generally, Playland opens for weekends Memorial Day and is closed on Mondays in July and August.

Saxon Woods Mini-Golf

White Plains

$8 - $10, no reservations


April-August: Monday-Sunday 12pm-8pm

September & October: Fri 3pm-8pm, Sat & Sun 12pm-8pm

CLOSED: November-March

Westchester County Public Pools

Saxon Woods Pool

White Plains

Open 11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Admission starts at $4

Sprain Ridge Pool


Open 11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Admission starts at $4

The Brook at Tibbetts 


Open 11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Admission starts at $4

Willson's Waves Pool

Mt. Vernon

Open 11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Admission starts at $4


Looking for more family fun?

Check out the some of the other articles in our summer series!

Spray Parks and Splash Pads for Kids in Westchester County!

Summer 2023 Westchester County Things to Do Bucket List 

Summer 2023 Guide to Festivals and Fairs in Westchester and Beyond 

Farmer's Markets in Westchester County 

Macaroni Kid's Summer Camp Guide in Westchester County

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