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.
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, […]
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 […]
November 8, 2019

Kevin McCurdy’s Holiday Spirit Festival

The Hudson Valley’s original, one of a kind, family holiday event. Celebrating its 15th anniversary, the Holiday Spirit Festival is like no other event, offering your family a place to make new memories and relive old ones. From it’s inception, The Holiday Spirit Festival was designed to take you back […]
November 20, 2019

Celebration of Lights Parade, Fireworks and Movie “The Sandlot”

The City of Poughkeepsie, in conjunction with the Bardavon, and many others will present the 26th annual Celebration of Lights Parade and Fireworks . The parade will commence at 6:30pm on Main Street and Garden Street and proceed to the evening’s first Christmas tree lighting on Main, near Market Street. […]
October 10, 2019

The Craft Boutique at the Van Wyck Homestead Museum

Thanksgiving Weekend – Saturday and Sunday, November 30th and December 1st at the Van Wyck Homestead Museum Support the Society and Local Juried Craftspeople by finding treasures, having lunch by the fire in the c. 1732 kitchen and actually enjoy holiday shopping in our little oasis. Come Have your Photo […]
October 10, 2019

Hudson Valley Restaurant Week

Diners, get ready to try some new restaurants and visit your old favorites. Let’s toast the bounty of the Hudson Valley! November 4 – 17, 2019 Three-Course Lunch is offered for $22.95 and Three-Course Dinner is offered at $32.95. No tickets, passes or coupons required. Price excludes beverages, taxes and […]
October 10, 2019

Red Hook’s Chocolate Festival

Join us for a full day of Chocolate love. Red Hook Village offers all that is chocolate. Merchant events, Live Music, Chocolate Tastings, Competitions, History, Theatre, Vendor Tent, and Hay Wagon Rides. Hosted by the Red Hook Chamber of Commerce.
October 2, 2019

A Gathering of Old Cars at Staatsburgh State Historic Site

See classic cars in a Great Gatsby setting during peak leaf peeping season. This annual event is one of our most popular! Free to browse cars (admission charge to tour the house) Facebook Event Page – Click Here
October 2, 2019

Beacon Sloop Club Pumpkin Festival

Hudson Valley pumpkins all sizes & shapes! Fresh homemade pumpkin pie, cider, and other delights. Two solar powered music stages.  Many free children’s activities, environmental displays.  Free Sails on the Woody Guthrie. (Arrive at noon to sign up for sails). This is a festival for all ages.