September 1-3, (Labor Day Weekend)
Green Corn Festival
Philipsburg Manor, 381 North Broadway (Route 9), Sleepy Hollow, N.Y. Sept. 1-3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Green Corn Festival explores the history and culture of the area’s Native American residents. Enjoy folk tales, song, and storytelling, and a participatory presentation of traditional Native American dance, plus open-hearth cooking demonstrations, games, live music, and hands-on craft activities for children. Susan McLellan Plaisted will demonstrate Native American cooking and medicine making. Arthur Kermss returns with demonstrations of wampum-making and treenware (wooden bowls and utensils). Geordanes of Irvington will provide picnic food. Admission: $14; $12 for seniors; $8 for children 3-17. Free for members and children under 3. Buy tickets online: www.hudsonvalley.org, 914-631-8200.