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The Legend Bicentennial

Irving Literary Conference
Tarrytown, NY - April 3-5, 2020

The Historical Society serving Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown is partnering with Historic Hudson Valley and Professor Andrew Burstein (Charles P. Manship Professor of History, Louisiana State University) in staging a literary conference, which will take place in April 2020.


The Sleepy Hollow Lit Fest
will return on June 13, 2020!


Visit the Headless Horseman's Official Website


The official site of the Legend Bicentennial Celebration. Find detailed information about the Legend of Sleepy Hollow as well as related Landmarks and even News and Events.






Everybody's Reading "The Legend"

With the Legend's release to the Public Domain, anyone can have free access to Washington Irving's popular tale. Copies are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk.


eBook and Audiobook copies are also available through Overdrive and online:


Read The Legend of Sleepy Hollow in English


Listen to The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Audiobook on YouTube


La Leyenda de Sleepy Hollow en Espanol