WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- The growth and investment in Westchester County’s tourism industry continues to thrive as anniversaries mark the popularity and longevity of attractions in the area.
The following are some of the anniversaries being celebrated in Westchester County this year: Lyndhurst, one of Westchester County’s most historical landmarks and Alexander Jackson Davis’ 1838 Gothic Revival masterpiece, is celebrating 175 years. For more information about its upcoming programs, visit www.lyndhurst.org/programs-2/programs-lyndhurst or call 914-631-4481. As Cross County Shopping Center commemorates its 60th anniversary, events are scheduled for autumn, including its first Fall Flicks outdoor movie series. Guests will enjoy a different movie theme along with pre-show entertainment, food samplings, prizes and more. Visitors are invited to bring their own chairs and blankets on the Green for the movies, which are scheduled to be shown on the following dates: Saturday, Sept. 20; Friday, Sept. 26; Friday, Oct. 3; and Friday, Oct. 10. For more information, visit www.crosscountycenter.com. Art in Westchester is brimming with celebrations as the Katonah Museum of Art marks its 60th anniversary. To commemorate this milestone, the museum has a complete list of upcoming art exhibits for visitors to enjoy. For more information, visit www.katonahmuseum.org or call 914-232-9555.
In recognition of its 40th anniversary year, the Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College has organized "When Modern Was Contemporary: The Roy R. Neuberger Collection," an exhibition of some of the finest works in the Roy R. Neuberger Collection – works by Milton Avery, Romare Bearden, Alexander Calder, Arthur Dove, Helen Frankenthaler, Edward Hopper, Georgia O’Keeffe, Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko, David Smith, and others.
"When Modern Was Contemporary," which also includes materials related to Roy R. Neuberger’s life and work as a collector, donor and arts advocate, will be on view through Dec. 25. For more information, visit www.neuberger.org or call 914-251-6100.