Category Archives: Dutchess County

It’s the Red Hook Chocolate Festival November 1

Prepare yourself for a day of fun, education, history, and lots of CHOCOLATE, at various locations throughout the Village of Red Hook (Dutchess County). The all-day festival will be filled with competitions, tastings, art exhibitions and performances all with a … Continue reading

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Hudson Valley Wine and Food Festival Sept. 6-7

The Hudson Valley Wine & Food Fest is a celebration of all things wine.  Their event’s main focus is highlighting the wonderful wineries to be found in the Hudson Valley and all over New York.  As a NY Farm market, … Continue reading

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Hudson Valley Mansion, Locust Grove, Offers Holiday Open House!

Locust Grove in Poughkeepsie, New York, is best known as home of telegraph inventor Samuel F.B. Morse, but the mansion’s original owner, Henry Livingston, Jr., also has a claim to fame. Some scholars believe he’s the true author of the … Continue reading

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“Sinterklaas” Once Again Bedazzles Historic Kingston….And Rhinebeck!

Saturday Nov. 30 is Sinterklaas Arrival Day at the historic Kingston Waterfront. It is a day of open houses, musical performances, workshops creating beautiful crowns and branches*, a march down Broadway, a parade of stars, and puppets galore. Kingston welcomes … Continue reading

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Hyde Park Remembers President Franklin D. Roosevelt At Christmas!

Hyde Park, the Hudson Valley home and final resting place of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, will hold a festive holiday Open House with music and refreshments on Saturday December 15 from 11-4 p.m. Roosevelt’s Hyde Park home is one of … Continue reading

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A Charming Holiday Festival Welcomes Sinterklaas To Historic Rhinbeck! The legend of Sinterklaas comes to life in historic Rhinebeck (Dutchess County) on Saturday, Dec.1. This festival is the culmination of a five-week process in which hundreds of locals throughout the Hudson Valley get involved in the exciting event leading up … Continue reading

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