Several programs celebrate autumn at Muscoot Farm over the coming weekends.
The county park has an on-site museum that has a glimpse of a working dairy farm in the early 20th century. Weekly farmer’s markets, hayrides, adult programs, farming workshops, and a young farmer’s camp are all part of the farm’s year-round attractions.
Admission to Muscoot Farm is free; there will be a price per pound for pumpkins and a $5 fee for painting a pumpkin. Proceeds benefit the farm through the Friends of Muscoot Farm, Inc.
Main House Gallery Art Exhibit, Saturdays and Sundays, Oct. 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 and 27 from noon to 4 p.m.
“Autumn Colors:” pottery and ceramic show by the Hudson River Potters.
Muscoot Farmers Market – Sundays, Oct. 13, 20 and 27 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
More than 20 vendors will offer fresh produce and food products every Sunday through October.
Pumpkin Pickin’ – Sunday and Monday, Oct. 13 and Oct. 14 from noon to 3 p.m.
Take a hayride out to the pumpkin patch and choose the one that’s just right for you. $2 fee for hayrides; fee for pumpkin according to size.
Autumn Celebration – Sunday, Oct. 20 from noon to 3 p.m.
An afternoon of music, games, hayrides, face painting, craft demonstrations, along with a farmers market and art exhibit in the main house.
Muscoot Farm is a Westchester County park located on Route 100 in Somers. Visit westchestergov.com/parks or call (914) 864-7282 for more information.