Enjoy carnivals and movies at our Barn!


  • July 9, 2016
  • July 23, 2016 
  • August 6, 2016
  • August 20, 2016
  • September 17, 2016

Come to the outdoor carnival at the historic Barn Museum at Mohonk Mountain House—only 90 miles north of New York City! Our 146-year-old Victorian castle resort in the heart of the Hudson Valley is surrounded by thousands of acres of pristine wilderness. Hiking, boating, fitness classes, as well as delicious meals and most activities, are included in your overnight rate. Mohonk Mountain House also features an award-winning Spa that offers a variety of treatments, an outdoor heated mineral pool, and a solarium for relaxation and renewal.

Come One, Come All
to the Barnival!

The Barnival is an outdoor carnival
at our historic Barn Museum

  • magicians
  • live music
  • popcorn
  • bounce castle
  • face painting
  • palm reading
  • chair massages
  • artisan demos and crafts
  • tastings from local breweries, wineries, and more.

Join us for Barnival by booking an overnight, dining, or Spa reservation—please call .


Come to the outdoor movies every Wednesday night of the summer at Mohonk Mountain House. We've put together an exciting lineup with special activities to go along with the theme of each movie.


Wednesday Night Movie Schedule

July 6 | July 13 July 20 | July 27 | August 3 | August 10 | August 17 | August 24 | August 31

Wednesday, July 6 

8:15 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.  Wiffle Ball Game
Join us for a Sandlot style wiffle ball game; no formal teams and no keeping score. Stick around after the game for Sandlot, one of our favorite summer movies.

9:00 p.m.  Sandlot
101 minutes, Rated PG, 1993 
A new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his team in this coming of age movie set in the summer of 1962. Together, they get themselves into many adventures involving rival teams, lifeguards, and a vicious dog.

Wednesday, July 13

8:15 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.  Face Painting
Get glammed up like the Goblin King before tonight's movie.

9:00 p.m.  Labyrinth
101 minutes, Rated PG, 1986 
A selfish 16-year-old is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King.

Wednesday, July 20

8:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.  Soggy Bottom Banjo Craft
Swing down to the Barn and make your own rubber-band banjo. Note: this is a family craft, not a drop-off activity.

9:00 p.m.  O Brother, Where Art Thou?
109 minutes, Rated PG-13, 2000 
In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while the law relentlessly pursues them.

Wednesday, July 27

8:15 p.m.-8:45 p.m.  "Drive-in" Movie
Make your own cardboard car to sit in, and stick around to view tonight's movie, Toy Story.

9:00 p.m.  Toy Story
81 minutes, Rated G, 1995
A cowboy doll is profoundly threatened and jealous when a new spaceman figure supplants him as top toy in a little boy’s room. 

Wednesday, August 3

8:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.  Family of Oz Game Night
Challenge yourselves with these fun-filled family games and relays: stuff the scarecrow, pin the heart on the Tin Man, the Angry Tree Apple Toss, and broom races.

9:00 p.m.  The Wizard of Oz
103 minutes, Not Rated, 1939
Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home.

Wednesday, August 10

8:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 
Sword-Fighting Mini Workshop
Calling all little ‘Dread Pirate Roberts’ for a hands-on sword-fighting workshop.

8:15 p.m. - 10:15 p.m. 
Kettleborough Hard Cider Tasting
Sample a few of Kettleborough’s local hard ciders (also available for purchase). Must have a valid ID and be 21 years old or older.

8:45 p.m.  The Princess Bride
98 minutes, Rated PG, 1989 

It's a movie within a movie as a young boy is home sick for the day and his grandfather reads him the story of the Princess Bride: a fairy tale adventure about a beautiful young woman and her one true love, and the adventures and battles they undergo to find each other again.

Wednesday, August 17

8:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  Giant Yard Games
Join our Activities staff for some competitive and colossal family fun: giant Jenga, 4 in a row, Yardzee, Kerplunk, and much more.

8:45 p.m.  Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
93 minutes, Rated PG, 1989
The scientist father of a teenage girl and boy accidentally shrinks his kids and two neighborhood teens to the size of insects. Now the kids must fight diminutive dangers as the scientist searches for them.

Wednesday, August 24

8:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.  Alien Target Takedown
Are you ready to be a Man in Black? Practice your accuracy with marshmallow shooters.

8:45 p.m.  Men in Black
98 minutes, Rated PG-13, 1997
A police officer joins a secret organization that polices and monitors extra-terrestrial interactions on planet Earth.

Wednesday, August 31

8:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  Barn Museum Treasure Hunt
Greetings Pirates! Up for an adventure? Treasures be hidden around the Barn Museum. Scour around to see if you can find them.

8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. 
Yard Owl Brewery Beer Tasting
Sample some of Yard Owl’s local craft beer (also available for purchase). Must have a valid ID and be 21 years old or older.

8:45 p.m.  Muppet Treasure Island
99 minutes, Rated G, 1996 
It's the Muppets’ twist on the classic tale, featuring Kermit, Miss Piggy, and all your favorite characters.

Join us for Movie Nights at the Barn by booking an overnight, dining, or Spa reservation—please call .