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3105, 2017

Hudson Valley’s Summer Festivals 2017

May 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Powerhouse Theater

June – July
The Powerhouse Season brings fully produced plays, musical workshops, and readings of works-in-progress to Vassar College. The Humans, the musical Bright Star, and Hamilton got their start here. (Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie; 845.437.5907;

Country Living Fair

June 2 – 4
More than 200 vendors from 25 states draw throngs to this annual gathering of antiques, crafts, art, upcycled and handcrafted goods. (Dutchess County Fairgrounds, 6550 Springbrook Ave , Rhinebeck; 866.500.3247;

Westchester […]

1703, 2017

The Rise of Hudson Valley Craft Breweries

March 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Time’s up. There’s no longer any excuse for drinking bad beer.

With approximately 40 craft breweries — and counting! — operating throughout the Hudson Valley, the region is being hailed by some as “the new Sonoma,” and attracting visitors from New York City and neighboring states to explore the area’s terroir.

Sounds like the perfect excuse for a spring road trip, to us.

To help navigate the bountiful terrain, we’ve gathered 10 of the most interesting upstarts […]

2909, 2016

Best of Hudson Valley 2016

September 29th, 2016|0 Comments

This year’s Best of Hudson Valley marks the 30th year we have celebrated all of the outstanding offerings in the region. Lucky for us we never run dry of winners, as the Valley is thriving.  This year’s list is bigger than ever with 288 winners, covering everything from Artisan Bread to Yoga Studios. (Next year we’ll come up with a Z category.) How did we choose? The Editors’ picks are a year-round process. In fact […]

807, 2016

26th Hot-Air Balloon Fest Lifts Off

July 8th, 2016|0 Comments

Dutchess County’s signature summer event set for this weekend

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Over the course of the next three days, flight enthusiasts from across the northeast will send their brightly colored envelopes and wicker baskets into the mid-Hudson skies to celebrate the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce’s (DCRCOC) 26th annual Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival.

In a change from recent years, this year’s event—which kicks off at […]

Craft Brewery, Winery, Distillery Tours

Distinctive travel destinations that provide
informative and entertaining experiences
combined with some of the finest craft beers,
distilled spirits, wines, and the restaurants
that feature them – in the Warwick and
Hudson Valleys.

“The whole place is full of wonderful spots to eat, drink, and be merry that I never knew existed.”
Pat Conroy
“My wife and I have been to the Napa Valley many times, but the Hudson Valley is a lot closer to where we live and has great restaurants and chefs who know their wines and spirits. . .”
Mark Havermyer