Mix Picks For Your Second Weekend In September
September is finally here. So what are you going to do this weekend? Well if you have no clue, don't worry because your Mix Pics are here. So whether you like to stay in town or travel for some fun, Mix has got it done.
1. Swing Dance and Picnic at Boscobel
Happening: Boscobel House and Gardens 1601 Route 9D, Garrison
Location: Sunday, September 10th, at 5 PM - 8 PM
Do you love dance? Do you ever wish that summer wouldn't end? Well, if you want to take advantage of the beautiful temperatures, then look no further than Boscobel's Swing Dance and Picnic. This Big Band Concert and Summer Picnic is happening this Sunday kicking off at 5 p.m. Feel free to move & groove to the sounds of a 20 piece Big Band Orchestra. This event, which is hosted by Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Dutchess, will provide many opportunities to Jump & Jive to the sounds of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller and many more. Tickets can be purchased at Boscobel.org and children under the age of 10 are free.
2. Pet Adoption & Fundraiser
Location: AJ Cafe 2557 South Ave, Wappingers Falls
Happening: Sunday, September 10th, at 2 PM - 5 PM
Looking to expand your family or maybe you just love pets, then you have to hit up AJ's Cafe in Wappingers Falls on Sunday at 2 p.m. for their pet adoption and fundraiser. Not only will pets be looking for a forever home, but also there is a barbecue. If you get pre-approved by submitting an application to www.tmhpetrescue.com, you could even go home with a puppy that day. Oh, don’t forget they'll have drink specials along with a Tiki bar.
3. Gardiner Day 2017
Location: Majestic Park Gardiner
Happening: Saturday, September 9th, at 11 AM - 4:30 PM
Gardiner Day 2017 is almost here. Happening on Saturday at Majestic Park in Gardiner, the community is hosting their family-friendly event kicking off at 11 a.m. Disco golf, skateboarding demos, live music, pony rides, petting zoo, karate demos, a Food Pavilion and so much more are planned. The event is truly for all ages.
4. Wacky Weird Science Weekend
Location: Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park™ at Lazy River 50 Bevier Rd, Gardiner
Happening: Friday thru Sunday, September 8 -10th, at 3pm
Get in touch with your inner mad scientist this Saturday at Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park in Gardiner. This Saturday the park is hosting their Wacky Weird Science Weekend. The weekend will boast entertaining and educational events from hands-on experiments to a presentation by Mad Science. There’s a scavenger hunt and dance party too. Four tickets head to: www.iloveny.com
5. Mix At The Movies: Home Again & It
Hitting the box office this weekend is the big screen adaptation of Stephen King's novel It. The novel had a small screen adaptation in the 90’s as a miniseries, but now it has a big screen debut. Watch this horror film at your own risk, as a group of children is terrorized by an ominous clown known as Pennywise. Also, out this weekend is a romantic comedy that stars Reese Witherspoon. Home Again has Witherspoon as a single mom whose life takes a dramatic turn when she has three younger men move in with her, changing her life forever.