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The Palisades Founders Awards Dinner
Location:
Ross Dock Picnic Area at Palisades Interstate Park
Start:
06:30:00 PM on October 4th
End:
09:30:00 PM on October 4th
On October 4, 2018 at Ross Dock Picnic Area in Fort Lee, New Jersey, the Palisades Parks Conservancy will present the 2018 Palisades Founders Award Dinner and Gala. For more information about the gala, please contact Heather Loebner, loebnerh@palisadesparksconservancy.org.

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Palisades Interstate Park
The Palisades Founders Awards Dinner
Oktoberfest!
Location:
Anthony Wayne Recreation Area (PIP Exit 17) at Bear Mountain State Park
Start:
12:00:00 PM on October 13th
End:
06:00:00 PM on October 14th
Weekends and Columbus Day! Annual Oktoberfest celebration! Music, dancing, food, vendors and more! Free admission! $10 parking per car. Information (845) 786-2731

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Bear Mountain State Park
Drop-In Nature: Live Birds of Prey
Location:
Sams Point Visitor Center at Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Start:
10:00:00 AM on October 13th
End:
02:00:00 PM on October 13th
Live birds of prey demonstrations. Drop-in at anytime, no registration needed. Free admission! $10 parking per car. Adults must accompany children. For info, (845) 647-7989.

History Hike: Huylers Landing
Location:
Kearney House in Alpine Area at Palisades Interstate Park
Start:
10:00:00 AM on October 13th
End:
02:00:00 PM on October 13th
A moderate hike with Eric Nelsen. Free admission! Free Parking! Bring lunch and water. Info: (201) 768-1360 x108

Related Links:
Palisades Interstate Park
History Hike: Huylers Landing
Drop-In Nature: Live Birds of Prey
Oktoberfest!
Historic"Lee" Speaking: Washingtons Military Leadership
Location:
Hudson Terrace in Fort Lee at Fort Lee Historic Park
Start:
02:00:00 PM on October 14th
End:
04:00:00 PM on October 14th
With author and historian, Dr. Ed Lengel PhD. Free admission! Books available for purchase and signing. Metered parking. Info, (201) 461-1776

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Fort Lee Historic Park
Sterling Speaker: Hiking in Harriman State Park
Location:
Lautenberg Visitor Center, 116 Old Forge Road Tuxedo, NY at Sterling Forest State Park
Start:
01:00:00 PM on October 14th
End:
03:00:00 PM on October 14th
Hiking in Harriman State Park with author Dan Chazin. Free admission! Free parking! Books will be available for purchase. Please call (845) 351-5907 to reserve a seat for this lecture.

Hike to Echo Rock
Location:
Meet at Nature Center at Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Start:
09:30:00 AM on October 14th
End:
12:00:00 PM on October 14th
Join Laura Conner, for a moderate, four-mile round trip walk along two carriage roads to reach the picturesque Echo Rock. Ancient Eastern Hemlock trees line the edges of this recently restored route. From the top of this scenic lookout, visitors peer down into the pristine Palmaghatt Ravine, where vultures often glide below. Free admission! $10 parking per car. Pre-registration is required (845) 255-0752

Tavern Night: Punch & Pie at Ms. Kearney
Location:
Alpine Area (PIP Exit 2 to bottom of hill, past boat basin) at Palisades Interstate Park
Start:
08:00:00 PM on October 19th
End:
10:30:00 PM on October 19th
Live music and tall tales! $18 in advance, $20 at the door. Limited seating. RESERVATIONS STRONGLY ENCOURAGED (201) 768-1360 ext 108 OR kearney@njpalisades.org

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Palisades Interstate Park
Oktoberfest!
Location:
Anthony Wayne Recreation Area (Exit 17 off the PIP) at Bear Mountain State Park
Start:
12:00:00 PM on October 20th
End:
06:00:00 PM on October 21st
Weekends and Columbus Day! Annual Oktoberfest celebration now being held at Anthony Wayne Recreation Area, Exit 17 off the Palisades Interstate Parkway. Music, vendors, dancing, food and more! Free admission! $10 parking per car. For detailed entertainment schedule visit www.visitbearmountain.com. (845) 786-2731.

Related Links:
Bear Mountain State Park
EcoArts: A Birds Eye View
Location:
State line lookout (PIP northbound between exits 2 & 4) at Palisades Interstate Park
Start:
11:00:00 AM on October 20th
End:
01:00:00 PM on October 20th
Join Strawtown artists and educators at the State Line Lookout, and enjoy the cliff-side view, as it will be our outdoor creative space! We will go on a short nature exploration walk, gather natural materials, and look to the skies for our bird friends. Then participants will be led in a nature art project, where you get to become the bird in the sky, and create your own view down below. This program is FREE and open to all ages. Contact, hbon@mypalisades.org or call (845) 630-8174 to register.

Related Links:
Palisades Interstate Park
It was Dark Back Then
Location:
Ellison House at Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Start:
07:00:00 PM on October 20th
End:
10:00:00 PM on October 20th
From 7:00 – 10:30 PM tour the grounds by night if you dare. Performances by costumed staff every 1/2 hour. Free admission! Free parking! Call (845) 561-1765 X22 to make reservations.

Trail Crew: Bloomers Beach Clean Up
Location:
Meet at North end of Englewood Area (PIP Exit 1 to bottom of hill) at Palisades Interstate Park
Start:
10:00:00 AM on October 20th
End:
01:00:00 PM on October 20th
Come for all or just part of the day. Free admission! Free parking! Wear sturdy shoes and work gloves. Info: 201-768-1360 x111

Related Links:
Palisades Interstate Park
Hike to Echo Rock
Trail Crew: Bloomers Beach Clean Up
Sterling Speaker: Hiking in Harriman State Park
It was Dark Back Then
Historic"Lee" Speaking: Washingtons Military Leadership
EcoArts: A Birds Eye View
Oktoberfest!
Tavern Night: Punch & Pie at Ms. Kearney
Oktoberfest!
All Day Hike: Shingle Gully Ice Caves
Location:
Meet at Sams Point Visitor Center at Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Start:
09:30:00 AM on October 21st
End:
05:00:00 PM on October 21st
A strenuous, all day hike for experienced hikers only. Free admission! $10 parking per car. Bring snacks, water and lunch! REGISTRATION REQUIRED 5 DAYS PRIOR (845) 647-7989.

History Hike: Bumpy Hook
Location:
Meet at Kearny House in Alpine Area at Fort Lee Historic Park
Start:
10:00:00 AM on October 21st
End:
03:00:00 PM on October 21st
A moderate+ hike with Eric Nelsen. Free admission! $5 parking per car. Bring lunch and water. For more information: (201) 768-1360 ext. 108.

Related Links:
Fort Lee Historic Park
Tavern Night: Tales of the Macabre
Location:
Kearney House in Alpine Area at Palisades Interstate Park
Start:
08:00:00 PM on October 26th
End:
11:00:00 PM on October 27th
An evening of reading Poe's classic horror tales! $8 per person in advance. $10 per person at the door. Free parking! Limited seating. Reservations requested (201) 768-1360 x108 OR kearney@njpalisades.org.

Related Links:
Palisades Interstate Park
Oktoberfest!
Location:
Anthony Wayne Recreation Area (Exit 17 off the PIP) at Bear Mountain State Park
Start:
12:00:00 PM on October 27th
End:
06:00:00 PM on October 28th
Annual Oktoberfest celebration! Music, food, vendors, dancing and more in a new location! Anthony Wayne Recreation Area, Exit 17 of the PIP. For detailed entertainment schedule, please visit www.visitbearmountain.com

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Bear Mountain State Park
All Day Hike: Rainbow Falls & Lake Awosting
Location:
meet at Awosting Area on Rte. 44/55 at Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Start:
09:30:00 AM on October 27th
End:
04:00:00 PM on October 27th
A guided moderate++ hike. Free admission! $10 parking per car. Bring food/water. Registration required (845) 255-0752

Clean Up at the Little Gray Furnace
Location:
Meet at Lautenberg Visitor Center, 116 Old Forge Rd. Tuxedog at Sterling Forest State Park
Start:
09:00:00 AM on October 27th
End:
12:00:00 PM on October 27th
A clean up with Friends of Sterling Forest. Bring brush clippers (if you have them), work gloves and snacks. Registration required (845) 351-5907.

Boo at the Zoo!
Location:
Trailside Museums and Zoo at Bear Mountain State Park
Start:
10:30:00 AM on October 27th
End:
03:00:00 PM on October 27th
Celebrate the season with crafts, games and more! $1 suggested donation per person! $10 parking per vehicle at Bear Mountain State Park. No pets allowed in the zoo. Rain date October 28. (845) 786-2701 x293 for info.

Related Links:
Bear Mountain State Park
Boo at the Zoo!
Clean Up at the Little Gray Furnace
History Hike: Bumpy Hook
All Day Hike: Rainbow Falls & Lake Awosting
All Day Hike: Shingle Gully Ice Caves
Oktoberfest!
Oktoberfest!
Tavern Night: Tales of the Macabre
EcoArts: Cornucopia of Fall Color!
Location:
Meet at Lautenberg Visitor Center, 116 Old Forge Rd. Tuxedo at Sterling Forest State Park
Start:
11:00:00 AM on November 3rd
End:
01:30:00 PM on November 3rd
Join Strawtown artists and educators for a Fall Color Adventure! Learn what happens to autumn leaves as they change colors. This program is FREE and open to all ages.

Bring a picnic lunch. All art materials and tools are provided. To Register: Contact Helene at hbon@mypalisades.org or 845-630-8174

Oktoberfest!
EcoArts: Cornucopia of Fall Color!