13th Annual Mountain Jam at Hunter Mountain

2017-06-07_13-52-05June 16th – 18th at Hunter Mountain

For over thirteen years, Hunter Mountain has been the backdrop for Mountain Jam. Nestled in the beautiful Catskill Mountains, Mountain Jam is a three-day, multi-stage event, featuring approximately 40 bands on three stages. This year features headliners Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Steve Miller Band, and The String Cheese Incident along with Peter Frampton, The Head and the Heart, Gary Clark, Jr, Michael Franti & Spearhead, St. Paul and the Broken Bones, and so many more. Plus late night shows, activities for the kiddos, seminars, and other experiences throughout the festival. Join us on the mountain this June, and experience Mountain Jam!

“Music Inspired by Matisse’s Jazz”

gwen-jazz_origMonday, May 22nd at 7 pm at the Howland Cultural Center in Beacon

Beacon’s Howland Cultural Center is not just another arts organization, for its home is a Victorian building that was born specifically to serve the community as a cultural resource. The Howland Cultural Center continues to use this rare architectural gem to showcase a myriad of community functions as well as regional, national and international cultural events drawing audiences from across the Hudson Valley and beyond.

Smorgasburg at Hutton Brickyards

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Smorgasburg returns to the Hutton Brickyards in Kingston, NY for a monthly market May 2017. Situated on ten acres on the Hudson River waterfront, the weekly market features some of the Hudson Valley and upstate region’s most exciting chefs, food purveyors, and craft brewers alongside a curated selection of handmade design, vintage clothing and antiques. There are also a few of our favorite Brooklyn vendors as well activities for children and family-friendly musical fare.

Smorgasburg Upstate 2017 Dates:

  • May 20 + 21
  • June 17 + 18
  • June 23+24*
  • July 15 + 16
  • August 19 + 20
  • September 16 + 17
  • October 21 + 22

GIANT TAG SALE IN PLEASANTVILLE TO BENEFIT HUDSON CHORALE

SUPPORT THE ARTS. SAVE THE PLANET. HELP TURN CLOSETS INTO CONCERTS!

tagsalefair83kb96dpi-1f8317c6via Press Release – Bargain hunters keep coming back year after year for their favorite event! A Giant Tag Sale to benefit the Hudson Chorale will be held on Friday and Saturday, May 19 & 20 2017, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Rain or shine. This is NOT your typical neighborhood tag sale of used toys and children’s clothing. We receive both used and new donated items in a wide variety of categories: used and antique furniture, collectibles, jewelry, appliances, housewares, CD’s, DVD’s, books, toys, sports equipment, good used clothing and accessories, bed & bath, decorative art, etc. Location: 107 Bedford Road, Pleasantville (corner of Manville Rd/Route 117. To donate tax-deductible items, call (914) 714-0464.  Early Bird Friday 5/19 from 8:00 am – 9:00 am for $10.

All proceeds will benefit Hudson Chorale, the area’s largest not-for-profit community chorus, and will be used to cover the costs of having a full orchestra accompany the chorus for a performance of Mozart’s Requiem, along with other works, on June 2 and 4, 2017.  Weekly rehearsals are held at the Pleasantville Presbyterian Church, and singers come from throughout Westchester and surrounding counties.  The chorus performs a wide range of music featuring both traditional and contemporary composers.  See the website for complete concert, membership and audition details.  www.HudsonChorale.org.

Beacon Open Studios

2017-05-02_11-53-49May 13th & 14th

Beacon Open Studios is a free, citywide, weekend long event where artists who live or work in Beacon, New York open their art studios to the public.

Now in its ninth year, BOS is one of the largest events of its kind in the Hudson Valley. Visitors can follow the map for a self-guided tour of over 50 artists.

This year Beacon Open Studios falls on Second Saturday, another longstanding community event where shops stay open late, and local art galleries, restaurants and bars host openings, tastings and music performances.

Pick up a free color catalog and map at Hudson Beach Glass, 162 Main Street.
Event is from 12-6PM

Catskill Jazz Factory Performances

2017-03-17_12-32-48Catskill Jazz Factory returns to the Fisher Center with four performances in the Winter/Spring 2017 season. A series of three unique concerts by emerging jazz artists celebrating the ties between the American and French jazz scenes, and a gala performance on May 13 celebrates the eclectic history of jazz.

Benefit subscriptions support future Catskill Jazz Factory programs and underwrite free community outreach tickets.

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  • Fri. April 14, 7:30 pm Catskill Jazz Factory French Connection:  Whisper of a Shadow: An Homage to Louis Moreau Gottschalk Featuring Evan Christopher (USA) and Yohan Giaume (France)
  • Sat. May 13, 8 pm Catskill Jazz Factory: Celebrating 100 Years of Jazz Featuring Chris Washburne, Evan Christopher, Sarah Elizabeth Charles, André Mehmari, and Special Guests

Ulster Festival of Dance

2017-03-09_12-03-57Ulster 34th Annual Festival of Dance at UPAC in Kingston

March 25 @ 8:00 pm10:00 pm

An exciting celebration of dance, with performances featuring various styles of dance and top notch dance companies, showcasing choreographers and dancers. Produced by the Ulster Ballet Company. 8 p.m. Tickets: $25 adults, $22 seniors and UPAC/Bardavon members, $18 children 12 and under and groups of 10 or more. UPAC, 601 Broadway, Kingston. Box Office: 339-6088; upac.org; Ticketmaster: 800-745-3000; ticketmaster.com

Exit 20

2017-02-24_11-58-01Emerge Gallery & Art Space in Saugerties is pleased to present “Exit 20: A Group Exhibition of Saugerties Artists” from February 18 – March 27, 2017.

Twenty two artists are participating in this  exhibition which includes various styles and mediums — acrylic, collage, colored pencil, mixed media, oil, photography, sculpture, and watercolor.

All are welcome. Artwork in the exhibition will be available to view and purchase on line at www.emergegalleryny.com

Where Cash Is King

cash_is_king_event_flash_jpeg_2016Cash Is King Returns To Daryl’s House For A Johnny Cash Birthday Celebration plus Truck Stop Troubadours

“Cash Is King” The Music of Johnny Cash, June Carter and Tennessee Three  Returns to “House of Daryl Hall” To Rock The Joint In Honor Of Johnny Cash’s Birthday  !! With Special Guest Truck Stop Troubadours..

February 25th at 7 PM

Reserved Seating $30
General Admission $20

There’s a killer restaurant here too, so come hungry. Reservations recommended to guarantee table seating.

Buy Your Tickets Here: http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=6578585

Daryl’s House Club
130 New York 22, Pawling, NY 12564
(845) 289-0185
http://www.darylshouseclub.com/

Symphonic Siblings

karina-canellakis-juilliard-orchestra-lincoln-center-credit-hiroyuki-ito-kw13-da79599avia HVMag – Few musicians manage to achieve in a lifetime what siblings Nicholas and Karina Canellakis have accomplished before their 40th birthdays. Nick, 32, a cellist, recently had a debut performance at Carnegie Hall with the American Symphony Orchestra; he is also an artist with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Karina, a 35-year-old violinist-turned-conductor, is a rising star as well. She just came off a stint conducting the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, and was the 2016 winner of the Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award. And now Hudson Valley residents have the opportunity to see them both: on February 18, the talented siblings are performing with the Albany Symphony.

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