The Hudson Valley is brimming with seasonal and year-round events. Check here for news and information on upcoming events and activities in the region, from summertime fireworks to cozy winter destinations. You can also see archives here.
January 17, 2020

The 42nd Annual Dutchess County Classic

      Come experience the open trail of possibilities Where will our trail take you? 42nd  year of the Mid-Hudson Road Runners Club Classic. Now on the William R. Steinhaus Dutchess Rail Trail and crossing the Walkway Over the Hudson. Races are USATF Certified: Full Marathon Half Marathon 5K […]
January 16, 2020

Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival 2020 at Dutchess County Fairgrounds

The 29th Annual Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival presented by the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce will be July 10-12 at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds. Friday, July 10 - 4-9:30 pm Saturday, July 11 – 5-9 am, and noon-9:30 pm Sunday, July 12 – 5-9 am, and noon-8 pm With nearly 100 scheduled hot-air balloon launches, moon glows, hayrides, family activities and much more.
January 6, 2020

Rhinebeck Crafts Festival at Dutchess County Fairgrounds

The Rhinebeck Crafts Festival is a celebration of all things handmade! This thoughtfully curated shopping event located in the heart of the trendy Hudson Valley features contemporary fine craft and art from over 200 American makers. Find original fashions, accessories and jewelry; functional and sculptural works in ceramics, glass, metal, […]
November 25, 2019

Northeast Outdoor Sports Show in Rhinebeck

The Northeast Outdoor Show is an event for those with a passion for anything and everything outdoors. The event will feature everything Outdoors from Hunting to Fishing, Camping to Biking, Recreational Vehicles to Travel and so much more. You will also enjoy a larger list of guest speakers and seminars, […]
January 16, 2020

Dutchess County St. Patrick’s Day Parade Wappingers Falls

Enjoy the 25th Dutchess County St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Wappingers Falls with 2020 Grand Marshall Kieran Lalor!  Marchers line up at noon and the parade begins at 1pm. Parade Route Map Click Here Participate in the Dutchess County St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Dash!  – just before the parade! 12:45pm Start for the […]
December 3, 2019

Dutchess County St. Patricks Day Parade & Shamrock Dash in Wappingers Falls

Enjoy the 25th Dutchess County St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Wappingers Falls with 2020 Grand Marshall Kieran Lalor!  Marchers line up at noon and the parade begins at 1pm. Parade Route Map Click Here Participate in the Dutchess County St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Dash!  – just before the parade! 12:45pm Start […]
January 7, 2020

Hudson Valley Gospel Festival 2020 in Poughkeepsie

A multi-day event experiencing Gospel Music in the Heart of the Hudson Valley. This weekend will explore gospel music through time and offer breakout/workshop sessions focusing on traditional and contemporary gospel, call and response, spoken word, shedding, open voice workshops, visual arts, music directing, youth choir (ages 12-17) and drum […]
January 7, 2020

Franklin D. Roosevelt’s 138th Birthday Ceremony at FDR Rose Garden & Presidential Library

The National Park Service will hold a Rose Garden Ceremony to commemorate Franklin Roosevelt’s Birthday. Following the ceremony, the FDR Presidential Library will invite attendees to return to the Wallace Center for birthday cake and refreshments.
December 11, 2019

Dia:Beacon Hudson Valley Free Day

                Hudson Valley residents receive free admission to Dia:Beacon on the last Sunday of each month. The Hudson Valley encompasses the following counties:  Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer,  Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Sullivan, Ulster, Washington, and Westchester. Additionally, City of Beacon residents […]