WHITE PLAINS, NY — County Executive Robert P. Astorino invites you to ramp up your fun during special events at Westchester County pools and beaches this summer.
“Swimming is a favorite summer pastime for just about everyone,” said Astorino. “Now you can cool off and picnic and watch a movie, create a sand castle or dance the afternoon away on the pool deck.”
Public Safety Day – Tibbetts Brook Park, Yonkers – (914) 231-2865
Wednesday, July 13, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Find out what our local heroes do to keep your family safe every day.
Parking and admission fees apply. Rain Date: Thursday, July 14.
Sand Castle Contest – Glen Island Park, New Rochelle – (914) 813-6720
Saturday, July 23, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Put together a team and create your own masterpiece. Registration at parks.westchestergov.com. Westchester residents only. Parking and admission fees apply.
Pool Parties and Movies
After-hours swim and blockbuster film. Bring your own picnic, or purchase food at the concession stand. Bring blankets and chairs for seating. Admission is $5 per person; free for children under 5. Westchester County residency is not required. Wristbands go on sale the day of the event at each location. The movie begins at sundown. Please note that swimming is only permitted until dark, and all food and cooler guidelines for regular pool hours apply.
· “Sponge Out of Water” (PG – 2015)
Wednesday, July 20, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Saxon Woods Pool, White Plains
Rain Date: Thursday, July 21
· “Inside Out” (PG – 2015)
Wednesday, July 27, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Willson’s Woods, Mount Vernon
Rain Date: Thursday, July 28
Family Fun Day
Saxon Woods Pool, White Plains – (914) 995-4480
Saturday, August 6, Noon – 4 p.m.
Enjoy DJ music and dancing, games and giveaways, and family fun. Pool admission fees apply.
More info at parks.westchestergov.com.