175th Dutchess County Fair

August 25 – August 30, 2020 – Save the dates! *Sensory Sensitive Hours Thursday August 27th 9:30am – 11:30am* The second largest county fair in New York State is the showplace for agriculture in Dutchess County. Over 162 acres of finely manicured gardens and grass create the beautiful setting for thousands of farm animals, agricultural…

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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…

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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.

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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, fiber, wood and mixed media;…

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Beacon Parade of Green 2020

The City of Beacon’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held on Second Saturday in March. No doubt – a must see tradition!

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Beacon Second Saturday

A city-wide celebration of the arts held on the second Saturday of every month.  Special events, art gallery openings, artist receptions and culinary tastings. Many galleries and shops stay open until 9pm! Visit www.beaconarts.org for an up to date listing. A Little Beacon Blog Link – great source of current events!

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