Best Festival Venue
Kensico Dam Plaza
1 Bronx River Pkwy, Valhalla
(914) 328-1542; www.parks.westchestergov.com/kensico-dam-plaza
Celebrate Westchester’s ethnic diversity at the Kensico Dam’s annual summer cultural heritage festivals. Food, music, and activities showcase a range of cultures, including Asian, African American, Albanian, Italian, Hispanic, Polish, Jewish, and Indian. The park also hosts free outdoor movie nights, concerts, craft fairs, and antique shows.