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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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