Oktoberfest & Fall Events in Rockland County 2013

Check out these awesome Oktoberfest and Fall events going on in October in Rockland County!

Oktoberfest at Bear Mountain!

Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Repeating every week — Sunday, and Saturday through Sunday, October 27, 2013
Also on Monday, October 14, 2013

Bear Mountain Inn 55 Hessian Drive, Bear Mountain NY 10911
Free Admission; $8 Parking Fee

Celebrate all things German at Oktoberfest at Bear Mountain Inn. Enjoy German food and beer, traditional entertainment, local artisan craft vendors and more. Weekends September 14th through October 27th and Columbus Day. All ages welcome; Admission is Free; $8 parking fee.


Defiant Brewery Oktoberfest

September 28, 2013
6 East Dexter Plaza, Pearl River

It’s time for Defiant’s Annual Oktoberfest – so much fun it’s 2 days this year instead of 1!
-12 Beers to choose from, including Defiant Oktoberfest and Defiant Headless Horseman Pumpkin Ale
-Traditional German Food
-Awesome BBQ
-Live Music



Fall Festival at Gate Hill Day Camp
Saturday, October 5th  – 12:00PM to 3:00PM  FREE
750 Gate Hill Road Stony Point, NY 10980
Pumpkin patch, arts & crafts, bounce zone, lunch and
refreshments! Come see camp before 2014!
(845) 947-3223 – info@gatehilldaycamp.com


Platzl Brauhaus

Sat Sept 28th, Sat Oct 5th, Sat Oct 12th & Sun 13th – From 11am to 6:30 pm

For years we have been offering senior citizens groups from five state area the best Oktoberfest in the region. Now we offer our Oktoberfest to all.
Our Oktoberfest celebration offers German Folk Dancing demonstrations, German bands non-stop music, amusement rides and a jumping castle for the kids and of course plenty German beer!

Adults $42.00 – Children $13.00 ( 4 to 12 years)

127 Call Hollow Road, Pomona, New York 10970 | (845) 354 – 2111


7th Annual Pearl River Day Festival

Central Avenue & John Street, Pearl River, NY 10965
October 5, 2013 at 10:00am to: 5:00pm

7th Annual “Pearl River Day” Festival. Rain date Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013. Visit Pearl River’s downtown and its wonderful retail shops, restaurants, and more. Featuring great food, music, entertainment, demonstrations, shopping specials, face painting, pumpkin painting, balloon twisting, bouncey attractions, and more. All proceeds from this event will benefit the Pearl River Chamber’s Beautification Fund, which supports the improvement of the downtown district as well as provides funds for holiday lights and seasonal decorations. Sponsored by the Pearl River Chamber of Commerce.

The 5th Annual Mystic Makeover
Fashion Show for Breast Cancer Awareness

Sunday, October 6th, 2013 3pm to 6pm
The George J. Parness Suffern Community Center, 41 Washington Ave, Suffern, NY

Check out Mystic Pink Divas on Avon’s new DIY Fundraising Guide

All Proceeds Support The Avon Foundation for Women

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Cropsey Community Farm

October 6th – 11am to 4pm
with open houses and workshops at farm locations across the county
$10 per person, Children under 12 are FREE
For advanced tickets: http://farmtoyoufest.bpt.me

Farm tours, workshops and activities for all ages! Cropsey Community Farm, RFA’s first farm project, will be the site of all-day farm tours, demonstrations, children’s activities and displays from local non-profit groups. Set out to discover local farms for tours and workshops across Rockland County.


Avon Breast Cancer Walk

Sunday, October 6, 2013, 9:00 AM Add to calendar
JCC Rockland 450 West Nyack Road, West Nyack, NY 10994



Family Fall Festival at the HSRC

Sunday, October 6, 2013 from 12pm – 4pm for our Fall Family Festival at the Historical Society of Rockland County on the grounds of the Jacob Blauvelt House located at 20 Zukor Road, New City, NY 10956

Admission: Adults: $ 7. Children, HSRC Members and Seniors: $ 3. Children under 3: Free

This is an outdoor festival — in the event of rain, the festival will not take place. Our Fall Festival will have activities for the entire family all around the beautiful grounds of the HSRC’s 1832 Jacob Blauvelt House including: Old time games, stencil art, clothespin dolls and quill pen writing. Tours of the Jacob Blauvelt House and restored barn Demonstrations of open hearth cooking, wood turning, lace making, and wool spinning, Our Collections Department will be holding a Tag Sale

The HSRC giftshop will also be open. Among items for sale will be folk-life toys, publications relating to life in Rockland County and historical maps — all great gift ideas! We welcome back Nickel-O Farms’ pony (2 – 4pm), Peter Artin who will demonstrate the art of blacksmithing. the Ramapo Fault Band, who will play their wonderful music again this year. And don’t miss the lively antics of entertainer Dikki Ellis… fun for the whole family!


BNI Family Fun Day

October 6, 2013

BNI Fall Family Fun Day and Business Networking
Event!  Even if you don’t own a business, bring the family for a day of
live music, children’s activities and entertainment, food concession, and more!
Admission is $10 per person or $25 per family.  Proceeds to benefit
Rebuild Hi-Tor and the Rockland County Parent Aid Fund.

Nyack Famous Street Fair

October 13, 2013

This unique fair will feature over 250 exhibitors lining the streets with hand crafted items, art & photography, collectibles, retail items & delicious festival food.  C.C. Amusements will be providing a large kid’s area in the Main St. Parking lot.

ACADA of Nyack is the sponsor & P.J.’s Promotions is the organizer & promoter.
Held rain or shine. Don’t miss this great family fun day with something for everyone. Info at www.pjspromotions.com or call 201-666-1340

Nyack Halloween Parade

October 26, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
South Broadway Avenue & Main Street Nyack,NY 10960

Dancing ghouls, marching bands, floats, roller derby, wild costumes, stiltwalkers and puppets…Nyack’s Halloween Parade turns 26 this year and is better than ever! Set for Saturday, October 26th, festivities kick off at 3:00 with live music in the Main Street municipal parking. Parade launches at 5:30 from Memorial Park, followed by an awards ceremony and still more music back on Main Street. Over $1000 in cash prizes! Great fun for the whole family, brought to you by the Nyack Chamber of Commerce. (Rain date October 27th.)


Monster Mini Golf Teams Up with the Nanuet Chamber of Commerce to Host Halloween Parade

October 27, 2013

Monster Mini Golf on Route 304 in Nanuet has teamed up with the Greater Nanuet Chamber of Commerce to host a Halloween Parade on Sunday, October 27th at 2:00pm. The festivities will include candy and Halloween bag giveaways courtesy of the Nanuet Chamber of Commerce and Monster Mini Golf. There will also be prizes for the scariest and most creative homemade costumes. Families can arrive any time after noon and the parade will kick off at 2pm. There is no charge to participate in the parade.


Suffern Halloween Parade

October 27, 2013

Starts at the corner or Orange & Lafayette Avenues at 2pm. A costume contest and refreshments will follow.

Second Annual 3 mile RUN/WALK to Benefit Rebuild Hi-Tor Animal Shelter

Sunday, October 27, 2013, 8:00 AM
Hi Tor Animal Shelter 65 Firemen’S Memorial Dr, Pomona, NY

Help the Puppies and Kitties find a new forever home! Get some exercise while supporting Hi-Tor! Pets will be available for adoption that day! Everyone wins!

TO SIGN UP NOW: http://blondehairexpert.com/hitor-miler.pdf

The Orchards at Conklin

2 South Mountain Rd.
Pomona, NY 10970

10am – 5pm

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