Northern Tuxedo Residents Association


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Events This Week

SUNDAY – TODAY!

Sterling Forest Day! 9:30am–4:00pm. Click here for the full schedule.

All activities will originate at the U.S. Senator Frank L. Lautenberg Visitor Center
116 Old Forge Road, Tuxedo, NY 10925

WORRIED ABOUT ALL THE BEARS IN OUR AREA RECENTLY?

“Hiking in Bear County”
Wednesday, October 5, at 7:00pm
The Tuxedo Library, 227 NY-17, Tuxedo Park, NY 10987.

Don Weise, author of Circuit Hikes in Harriman and West Milford’s Baker’s Dozen, as well as Development Director of NY-NJ Trail Conference, will share his knowledge and passion for enjoying hikes in Tuxedo and the surrounding areas, while practicing outdoor safety. Don has over 20 years’ experience as a hike leader, runner and environmental advocate. He will share tips on identifying extraordinary hikes and tailoring them to your group’s ability level. Don’s organization, the NY-NJ Trail Conference, builds, maintains and protects a network of over 2,150 miles of trails around Tuxedo and the greater New York area. A special guest will be TV news anchorman and Tuxedo resident Mike Schneider, who is starring in “On the Trail with Mike Schneider” on public television this fall. Don will also be bringing and signing copies of his new book, “Circuit Hikes in Harriman,” which features hikes accessible from Tuxedo Station. Please call 845-351-2207 or visit the library to register. The library website is tuxedoparklibrary.org .

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Fall Family Music Festival

2016-fall-family-music-festivalThe Fall Family Music Festival (formerly Tuxedo Family Fun Day) will be held this year on Saturday, October 8, 2016 (rain date Sunday, October 9) at the Powerhouse Park, 57 Powerhouse Lane, in the East Village in downtown Tuxedo, from 1:00-5:00pm. The cost is $5.00 per family.

Three local musical acts will perform:

  • George Langberg of Eagle Valley
  • Patrick Stanfield Jones Band (featuring Councilman Dave McMillen and Village resident Jim Jospe)
  • Dave Dowling of East Village

The following attractions will be featured:

  • Pine Island Brewery Beer Garden
  • Tuxedo Sons of Italy Sausage and Peppers
  • Hi-Tor Animal Shelter
  • Mechanical Bull
  • Camp Fire Ring

There are loads of kids’ activities:

  • 2017 Little League Sign-Up
  • Basketball Free-Throw Shoot Out Contest (see below)
  • One-Mile Splash Dash (see below)
  • Obstacle Bounce House
  • Scarecrow Contest
  • Pie Eating Contest
  • Pumpkin Painting
  • Fire Trucks
  • Pony Rides (sponserd by the Eagle Valley Volunteer Fire Department)

One-Mile Splash Dash: Compete against your friends or yourself for the best time in a one-mile run. during the course, be prepared to be splashed with water, bombed with balloons and squirted with silly string.

Event Times:

1:30pm – Ages 4-6

2:00pm – Ages 7-9

2:30pm – Ages 10-12

3:00pm – Ages 12-16

Basketball Free-Throw Shout Out Contest: Each contestant, from one of three age groups, gets 15 free throws. In case of a tie, you will have 60 seconds to complete as many free-throws as possible. If another tie occurs, you will have 30 seconds to complete as many free-throws as possible.

Contest Times:

1:15pm – Ages 10-11

1:45pm – Ages 12-13

2:15pm – Ages 14-16

We hope you and your family can come and join us for a fabulous day of food, music, games, community and fun.


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Fall Family Music Festival – Volunteers Needed

Hi everyone.

Volunteers are needed for the 15th Annual Tuxedo Family Fun Day, which is not called Fall Family Music Festival. Volunteers are needed specifically for Pumpkin Painting,  Splash Dash, Pie Eating Contest and Basketball Free-Throw Contest. Please call Shari Brooks at 845-351-2265 or email her at Sbrooks@tuxedogov.org if you can help.

The Fall Family Music Festival will take place on Saturday, October 8, from 1:00-5:00pm at Powerhouse Park- 57 Powerhouse Lane, East Village.