In the shadows of the dark crisp air of Sleepy Hollow, NY lives the legend of the Headless Horseman. The tale, originally from Celtic Folklore, was told by the Brothers Grimm and retold by author Washington Irving in 1820.
Sleepy Hollow, NY thrives on the “Legend of Sleepy Hollow” and is dedicated to the preservation of its tale of the Headless Horseman with points of interest like:
During the fall season there are particularly curious events to celebrate Halloween and the fall harvest:
- Horseman’s Hollow-“For the month of October, historic Philipsburg Manor transforms into a fearsome landscape ruled by vampires, witches, undead soldiers, ghouls, and ghosts, all serving the Headless Horseman himself!” -VisitSleepyHollow.com
- Sleepy Hollow cemetery Evening Lantern Tours
- Haunted Hayride
- Irving’s Legend at the Old Dutch Church
- The Great Jack-o-lantern Blaze