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Fall Family Fun: Westchester’s Ridge Hill Celebrates Autumn with HarvestFest 2014 Saturday, October 25th, 12-4pm


Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Joyce Baumgarten / Laura Dolan
Geto & de Milly / 212-686-4551

Fall Family Fun: Westchester’s Ridge Hill Celebrates Autumn with HarvestFest 2014 Saturday, October 25th, 12-4pm

Join us for awesome autumnal activities: Pumpkin decorating, arts and crafts, t-shirt art, trick-or-treating, pony rides and a petting zoo

Yonkers, NY—Wednesday, September 17, 2014—Come celebrate at Ridge Hill’s Second Annual HarvestFest on Saturday, October 25th featuring an array of seasonal festivities for the entire family.

Halloween comes early at Ridge Hill! Kids are invited to get their ghoul on and show off their costumes with center-wide trick-or-treating and enjoy a host of other fun, interactive activities!

  • Swing by the Wee Westchester booth for arts & crafts
  • Join in the Guitar Center interactive drum circle
  • Take a Pony ride and meet some furry friends at the Pied Piper petting zoo
  • Visit the Whole Foods Market station for natural pumpkin decorating
  • Enjoy Smoothie King samples and Frannie’s Goodie Shop pumpkin frozen yogurt
  • Get a wild makeover with costume makeup by Sephora

Ridge Hill artist-in-residence Kindo will be creating free, custom designed t-shirts, and chalking a community Harvest Mural with the help of kids in attendance.

Stop by the Ridge Hill Harvest Market to sample local craft beer from Yonkers Brewing Company and Foodies will indulge in traditional autumn treats from local Hudson Valley farms, thanks to our partnership with the FarmOn! Foundation. Sample culinary delights from the eclectic variety of Ridge Hill restaurants and shops, including Bonefish Grill, Cheesecake Factory, Texas de Brazil and Lefteris Gyro, Sur La Table, Teavana and Whole Foods Market Yonkers.

And for the fall outdoor enthusiast, L.L. Bean, REI, and Orvis will be providing recreation and sporting goods demos!

Reminder: Ridge Hill Selfie Contest September 15th to September 30th: Take a Selfie at Ridge Hill with an identifying landmark in the background and use #RidgeHillSelfie. First Prize for the most likes is a $250 Ridge Hill gift card.

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About FarmOn Foundation!
FarmOn! Foundation is a philanthropic organization that provides family farms with opportunities for economic development in the Hudson valley and brings community awareness to food sources and choices for wellness.

FarmOn! Foundation also supports succession on the farm and funds educational youth programs experiences for the next generation of farmers, preserving the future of farming in America.

About Westchester’s Ridge Hill:
Ridge Hill is a regional destination for the very best shopping, dining and entertainment Westchester has to offer. Patterned after a classic downtown, it features a central Town Square and children’s play area. Shopping, dining and entertainment options at Ridge Hill include: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center, National Amusements Showcase Cinema de Lux (a 12-screen movie theater featuring a restaurant, bar and children’s playroom), REI and Dick’s Sporting Goods, and Lord & Taylor, as well as popular retailers like Apple, Anthony Vince Nail Spa, The Art of Shaving, Auntie Anne’s Pretzels, Banana Republic, Bath & Body Works, Bonefish Grill, Brooks Brothers Flatiron Shop, Charming Charlie, The Cheesecake Factory, The Children's Place, Clarks, Desigual, Express, Elevation Burger, Francesca's Collections, Frannie’s Goodie Shop, Gap, GapKids, Guitar Center, Häagen-Dazs, Havana Central, H&M, LA Fitness, Lefteris Gyro, The Limited, Little Buddha, L.L. Bean, Old Navy, Orvis, Pandora, Sephora, Sleep Number, Smoothie King, Subway, Sur La Table, Teavana, Texas de Brazil, T•J•Maxx, UNIQLO, Vera Bradley, Verizon Go Wireless, Victoria's Secret, The Walking Company, White House│Black Market, Whole Foods Market, and Yard House.

Located at Exit 6A off the New York State Thruway and at the Tuckahoe Road West Exit from the Sprain Brook Parkway, Ridge Hill is easily accessible to all Westchester, Putnam and NYC Metropolitan-area residents and visitors. Westchester’s Ridge Hill features 160,000 square feet of office space—approximately 110,000 square feet of which is occupied by WESTMED Medical Group offices and urgent care center. Learn more at Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.