Celebrate Halloween in Sleepy Hollow

A Sleepy Hollow Halloween has something for everyone: haunted hayrides, gothic mansions, cemetery tours, farmers markets, live music, street fairs, parades, and of course, the Headless Horseman. October is right around the corner, start planning your visit now! Dig through our big calendar of Sleepy Hollow events, find a place to eat or stay, and be sure to check all the fun Sleepy Hollow stuff you can do for free!

Irving’s ‘Legend’

Legend of Sleepy HollowMaster storyteller Jonathan Kruk offers a dramatic performance of Washington Irving’s classic tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, featuring the Headless Horseman, Ichabod Crane, Brom Bones, and Katrina Van Tassel.

Flavored with live spooky organ music by Jim Keyes, Kruk’s storytelling captivates all audiences. This Historic Hudson Valley event takes place at the Old Dutch Church.

Tickets go on sale to the public on September 3. Historic Hudson Valley members get a chance to buy earlier.

When: October 5-6, 11-13, 18-20, 25-27. November 1-2. Timed entry varies by evening.

Where: Old Dutch Church of Sleepy Hollow. NO PARKING ON SITE. Park across the street at Philipsburg Manor, 381 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591.

Cost: Adults, $16; Children under 18, $12. Members of Historic Hudson Valley receive a $5 discount per ticket.

For reservations: buy tickets online, 914-631-8200


legendsandloreDiscover the legends behind the legend! In his new book Legends and Lore of Sleepy Hollow and the Hudson Valleymaster storyteller Jonathan Kruk uncovers the stories behind the Hudson Valley’s most enduring legends and folklore, including Sleepy Hollow’s famous headless horseman.

Harvest Fest at Stone Barns

Stone Barns 10th Annual Harvest Fest is on October 5, 2013 from 10 am to 3 pm.

Stone Barns packs more into a day than other festivals do in a full weekend. Festivities include live music, a Farmers Market with delicious food from local purveyors, hayrides around the property, workshops on food and farming, and more! See field and pasture demonstrations by experts in sustainable farming, workshops by prominent chefs, and the chance to show off your own farming skills at a farm olympics.

Come ready to sample great food! Market vendors will include Blue Hill at Stone Barns, Balthazar Bakery, Bark Hot Dogs, bobbysue’s nuts, Brooklyn Soda Works, Captain Lawrence Brewing, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Defiant Brewing Company, Equal Exchange, Green and Tonic, Kelso of Brooklyn, Ladle of Love, Luke’s Lobster, Mast Brothers Chocolate, Mile End Deli, Morris Grilled Cheese Truck, Red Barn Bakery, Rick’s Picks, Saxelby Cheesemongers, Van Leeuwen Ice Cream, Whole Foods Market and Organic Valley. AND Stone Barns own famous pig roast.

Tickets will be available to Stone Barns Center Members beginning Monday, August 12 at 9 am. Tickets will be available to the General Public beginning Monday, August 26 at 9 am.

*Ticket price includes all activities, workshops, demonstrations, live musical and theatrical performances and hayrides. Buy tickets or call 914-366-6200 for more information.