Things To Do: August 28th-30th
Greenwich Polo Club
Location: Greenwich, CT
Date: August 30, 2020
What: Established in 1981, the Greenwich Polo Club is recognized as one of the elite high-goal polo venues in the Northeast. Internationally recognized for its rosters of legendary teams and players Sunday afternoons. Conveniently located 30 miles Northeast of New York City, the Greenwich Polo Club is located in the tranquil, gated community of Conyers farm.
Glow in the Park- Summer Series
Location: Bridgeport, CT
Date: August 29, 2020
What: We’re bringing disco back for this week’s Glow in the Park. Put on your bell bottoms for some Saturday Night Fever with the hits of the 70s. Glow lights complete the effect, turning the forest into one giant disco ball! We’ve been selling out so book your tickets today.
A Sculpture Affair
Location: Putnam, CT
Date: Through Aug. 31st
What: Artist Dale Rogers has installed a display of more than 20 sculptures for people to enjoy while walking in the Town of Putnam. The two-month-long exhibit takes place in the Business District and along the Putnam River Trail. The sculptures include woodland animals and artwork that makes you stop and think while roaming the streets of Putnam. A “Sculpture Affair” map is available in Putnam restaurants and businesses. Learn More
The Bridge Path
Location: Tarrytown, NY
What: At 3.6 miles, the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge path is one of the longest shared use paths in the country. In addition to providing a new connection for non-motorized travel, the path — with its six overlooks and amenities at each landing — offers an exciting and unique recreational experience. Each overlook was designed in partnership with the community and celebrates the rich history of the Hudson Valley. Learn More
Location: Westchester County, NY
What: Cyclists, joggers, walkers, and strollers can take to the open road on Sundays when the Bronx River Parkway is closed to motorized vehicles from the Westchester County Center in White Plains to Scarsdale Road in Yonkers. Masks and proper social distancing required for 2020. The program will run continuously through September 27.
A Westchester County Parks program, Bicycle Sundays is sponsored by Con Edison, New York Presbyterian Hospital, the Westchester Parks Foundation and Danny’s Cycles, with support from WHUD.
Visit a Westchester County Brewery
Location: Westchester County, NY
What: America’s spirit of invention is alive and well among small-batch, craft beverage-makers in Westchester County. No mass-produced offerings here, just tasty and unique local drinks made from local ingredients. As the craft beverage industry explodes nationwide, Westchester County is the home to some of the very best in the region. Distilleries, craft breweries, a cidery, and even a micro-winery call the county home. (From VisitWestchesterNY.com)
Food Truck Friday at Carrousel Village
Location: 1000 Elmwood Ave, Providence, RI
Date: Friday, August 28th
What: End your week at FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY at Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village with some of the best food trucks in Rhode Island brought to you PVD Food Truck Events. ADMISSION IS FREE! Enjoy over 15 locally owned food trucks and local beer from Trinity Brewhouse, while listening to live music. Just pay for what you eat and drink.
Live, Social-Distancing Comedy @ The Trinity Beer Garden
Location: Trinity Beer Garden, Providence, RI
Date: Through Sept. 4, 2020
What: Every Friday at 8 p.m. we will feature a live, social distancing outdoor comedy show at the Trinity Beer Garden, located at 2 Kennedy Plaza in downtown Providence. The show will feature the best comedians in New England in a great outdoor setting where you can sample Trinity Brewhouse’s amazing beers. Learn More
Newport Regatta & Newport Dinghy Regatta
Location: Newport, RI
Date: August 29 & 30, 2020
What: With a change in the landscape for the summer of 2020, the Newport Regatta has been modified and will now be held over 3 different weekends in July and August for the majority of the initial classes invited. We are adhering to DEM guidelines regarding group sizes in the park and instead of canceling entirely, we thought it best to spread to event out to try to get as many of the fleets out on the water as possible during those weekends! Learn More
Online Events, Accessible from Anywhere!
Climbing the Walls, A Virtual Multi-Media Exhibition
From June 6 – September 6, 2020, Studio Theater in Exile and Hudson Valley Museum of Contemporary Art (HV MoCA) will present Climbing the Walls, a virtual multi-media arts exploration in the time of Corona. Climbing the Walls is a virtual exhibition of visual works of art, poetry, and performances with new content offered each week from June – September made available to experience free of charge on their websites.
Virtual Planetarium Shows from the Hudson River Museum
From the mysteries of the moon and the search for life beyond Earth to the stories that shape our stars, our Planetarium has shows for every level and interest. Planetarium shows are offered every Saturday and Sunday at 12:30, 2, and 3:30pm, with each time slot geared towards a different age group.