EVENTS

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2015 Walking Guide
of Hudson

Columbia County offers a variety of entertainment to balance out your visit.  Between artistic venues to fairs and festivals, there is always something happening in Columbia County.

 
Jun 1

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

You’ve seen it here before but not like this! This fresh and new production of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s enduring masterpiece will make you want to Go-Go-Go! Hit songs include “Any Dream Will Do,” “Those Canaan Days,” and the rousing “Mega-Mix.”

Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

You’ve seen it here before but not like this! This fresh and new production of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s enduring masterpiece will make you want to Go-Go-Go! Hit songs include “Any Dream Will Do,” “Those Canaan Days,” and the rousing “Mega-Mix.”

 
Jun 2

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

True West

8:00pm
The Ghent Playhouse, 6 Town Hall Place, Ghent
800-838-3006 www.ghentplayhouse.org

Fee: $20/adults, $10/students

In this funny, dangerous and profound play, two estranged and seemingly different brothers - one a professional Hollywood screenwriter, and the other, a desert-dweller and petty thief - are reunited for the first time in five years at their mother’s California home. A visit from a film producer creates a power shift between the two, as the older brother’s unexpected pitch of a film idea, is accepted over the script the younger brother has long been developing, thrusting the play into verbal and physical violence as the two fight for possession and control.

Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

You’ve seen it here before but not like this! This fresh and new production of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s enduring masterpiece will make you want to Go-Go-Go! Hit songs include “Any Dream Will Do,” “Those Canaan Days,” and the rousing “Mega-Mix.”

 
Jun 3

Ag Day

10:00am – 3:00pm
Columbia-Greene Community College, 4400 Route 23, Hudson
518-828-4181 www.sunycgcc.edu

Join Columbia-Greene Community College 50th Anniversary and Cornell Cooperative Extension’s 100th Anniversary for this free event celebrating Agriculture with animals, demonstrations, food and local artisans.

The Garden Conservancy: Open Day

​Fee: $7/person

Garden of Peter Bevacqua and Stephen King (Claverack), Ketay Garden (Claverack), Texas Hill (Hillsdale), Versailles on Hudson (Hudson), and Hudson Hood (Hudson).

Abracadabra: It’s Melvin the Magnificent!

Free!

10:30am
FASNY Museum of Firefighting: 117 Harry Howard Avenue, Hudson NY
518-822-1875 www.fasnyfiremuseum.com

Spend a magical morning with us and watch Melvin perform an interactive magic show that is sure to amaze you! Kids will learn about fire safety while being astounded by magic. After the show, kids will make their own magic wands.

Fine Auction

11:00am
Stair Galleries, 549 Warren Street, Hudson
518-751-1000 www.stairgalleries.com

Sale will feature 20th Century, Modern and Contemporary paintings, works on paper, decorations and a large selection of sculpture and three-dimensional constructions. Included in the sale is a curated group of fine and decorative arts from the Camilla and Earl McGrath Collection representing a life of collecting and friendships with artists Larry Rivers, Brice Marden, Robert Graham, Jasper Johns and many others.

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Art from Farm to Table

1:00pm – 5:00pm
Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org

An invitational gallery show featuring the work of accomplished regional artists. The theme includes depictions and interpretations in various media of landscapes, buildings, farm life, flowers, vegetables, insects, and animals; subjects found in an agricultural environment, which might (or might not!) end up on a table.

Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

4:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

You’ve seen it here before but not like this! This fresh and new production of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s enduring masterpiece will make you want to Go-Go-Go! Hit songs include “Any Dream Will Do,” “Those Canaan Days,” and the rousing “Mega-Mix.”

Overlook: Harper Montgomery on Reading Teresita Fernandez’s Art

4:00pm
Olana State Historic Site, 5720 Route 9G, Hudson
518-828-1872 www.olana.org

Fee: $20/person

Join Harper Montgomery, Ph.D, Distinguished Lecturer and Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Professor in Latin American Art at Hunter College, for a lecture and discussion about Teresita Fernandez. Montgomery will focus on avant-gardism, social activism, institutions, and cross-cultural conditions for making and displaying art.

Paint and Sip

Fee: $45/person

4:30pm – 7:30pm
Hudson-Chatham Winery: 1900 NY-66, Ghent, NY
518-392-9463 www.hudsonchathamwinery.com

​Create an original work of art, with local artist, Christine Flood, while enjoying wine - always a great time! Fee includes instruction, materials and a glass of wine.

The 5th Annual JC Flach Modified Memorial Event

5:00pm
Lebanon Valley Speedway, 1746 Route 20, West Lebanon
518-794-9606 www.lebanonvalley.com

Fee: $11-16/adults, $2/children

$3000 to win modified memorial event with all weekly divisions plus sportsman.

The Abstract Universe

Opening Reception Tonight!

5:30pm – 8:30pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

JARO Geometric Abstractions on view thru July.

True West

8:00pm
The Ghent Playhouse, 6 Town Hall Place, Ghent
800-838-3006 www.ghentplayhouse.org

Fee: $20/adults, $10/students

In this funny, dangerous and profound play, two estranged and seemingly different brothers - one a professional Hollywood screenwriter, and the other, a desert-dweller and petty thief - are reunited for the first time in five years at their mother’s California home. A visit from a film producer creates a power shift between the two, as the older brother’s unexpected pitch of a film idea, is accepted over the script the younger brother has long been developing, thrusting the play into verbal and physical violence as the two fight for possession and control.

Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

You’ve seen it here before but not like this! This fresh and new production of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s enduring masterpiece will make you want to Go-Go-Go! Hit songs include “Any Dream Will Do,” “Those Canaan Days,” and the rousing “Mega-Mix.”

Matt Lorenz & The Suitcase Junket

9:00pm
Club Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street, Hudson
518-828-4800 www.helsinkihudson.com

Lorenz, the Northampton, MA based indie-blues singer-songwriter, brings his box of creative tricks to Hudson.

Live Comedy at The Crandell

10:30pm – 12:00am
The Crandell Theater: 48 Main Street, Chatham, NY 12037
518-965-1465 www.crandellcomedy.eventbrite.com

Headliner, local native Danny Mahar, hosts and All-Star lineup of New York’s funniest up and coming comedians. Tickets: $15 in advance/$20 at the door

 
Jun 4

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Art from Farm to Table

1:00pm – 5:00pm
Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org

An invitational gallery show featuring the work of accomplished regional artists. The theme includes depictions and interpretations in various media of landscapes, buildings, farm life, flowers, vegetables, insects, and animals; subjects found in an agricultural environment, which might (or might not!) end up on a table.

True West

2:00pm
The Ghent Playhouse, 6 Town Hall Place, Ghent
800-838-3006 www.ghentplayhouse.org

Fee: $20/adults, $10/students

In this funny, dangerous and profound play, two estranged and seemingly different brothers - one a professional Hollywood screenwriter, and the other, a desert-dweller and petty thief - are reunited for the first time in five years at their mother’s California home. A visit from a film producer creates a power shift between the two, as the older brother’s unexpected pitch of a film idea, is accepted over the script the younger brother has long been developing, thrusting the play into verbal and physical violence as the two fight for possession and control.

Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

You’ve seen it here before but not like this! This fresh and new production of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s enduring masterpiece will make you want to Go-Go-Go! Hit songs include “Any Dream Will Do,” “Those Canaan Days,” and the rousing “Mega-Mix.”

Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

7:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

You’ve seen it here before but not like this! This fresh and new production of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s enduring masterpiece will make you want to Go-Go-Go! Hit songs include “Any Dream Will Do,” “Those Canaan Days,” and the rousing “Mega-Mix.”

Jazz and Sculpture Pay Tribute to Sun Ra

8:00pm
Club Helsinki: 405 Columbia Street, Hudson NY 12534
518-828-4800 www.helsinkihudson.com

Artist Reginald Madison and jazz groups Triage and the Late Regulars will pay tribute to the late jazz visionary and bandleader Sun Ra.Triage is a jazz trio committed to creating deep, uncompromising, and relevant improvised music. The late Regulars play post-bop jazz and original compositions. “Heliocentric Omni Verse,” a sculptural installation opens the evening at 6pm. The sculptures are of Sun Ra’s band and stand ten to 14’ high. Music starts at 8:00pm.

 
Jun 5

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

 
Jun 6

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

 
Jun 7

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

 
Jun 8

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

Musical Innovation: Jonathan Scales

8:00pm
Club Helsinki: 405 Columbia Street, Hudson NY 12534
518-828-4800 www.helsinkihudson.com

The Jonathan Scales Fourchestra brings its steel pans and jazz-funk fusion to Hudson. Scales is to the steel pan what Bela Fleck is to the banjo.

 
Jun 9

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

 
Jun 10

Portraiture/aka Caricature/ with graphic artist Barbara Slate

Fee: $15/pp, $25/Family (up to 5)

10:00am
Olana: 5720 State Route 9G, Hudson, NY
518-828-1872 www.olana.org

Join Barbara, a pioneer among women in comics, to make a portrait or self-portrait in cartoon style. Instructor Slate illustrated hundreds of Betty and Veronica stories for Archie Comics. Participants will learn how to create a comic drawing of a face. All materials will be provided. refreshments will be served.

Antiques and Treasures Roadshow

10:00am – 4:00pm
Malden Bridge Community Center: 1087 Albany Tpke, Malden Bridge, NY
518-794-5654 www.ridersmillsschoolhouse.org

​Determine the value of your most beloved treasures be they antiques, collectibles or just that gorgeous broach grandma left you. If you do not have an item, admission is free. The cost is $10, up to three items for appraisal. there will also be face painting, food vendors, and delicious baked goods.

Open Day - Meet the Animals

11:00am – 4:00pm
Equine Advocates Rescue & Sanctuary, 3212 Route 66, Chatham
518-392-0175 www.equineadvocates.org

Come spend a few hours walking around and meeting our 80+ horses, ponies, donkeys and mules, most of whom were rescued from slaughter, abuse and/or neglect. All are now happily enjoying their life at the sanctuary. It will be a fun, educational experience for all. Feel free to picnic at our pond.

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Art from Farm to Table

1:00pm – 5:00pm
Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org

An invitational gallery show featuring the work of accomplished regional artists. The theme includes depictions and interpretations in various media of landscapes, buildings, farm life, flowers, vegetables, insects, and animals; subjects found in an agricultural environment, which might (or might not!) end up on a table.

Hudson Flag Day Parade

2:00pm
City of Hudson
www.hudsonflagdayparade.org

Parade marches down Warren Street to the Henry Hudson Riverfront Park where a festival is held with entertainment, rides for children, and food vendors. Festivities also feature an air show and large fireworks display.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

4:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

Explore & Create: History of the Handwritten Note

Fee: $20/person

4:00pm
Olana: 5720 State Route 9G, Hudson, NY
518-828-1872 www.olana.org

Make your own stationery and greeting cards using antique papers which reflect travel and life in the 19th century. Hands-on exploration into the history of travel advertising, correspondence, printing methods, and the art of handmade cards during the Victorian era. Abridged tour of the main house followed by art-making. Refreshments will be served.

The 20-Lap Meltz Lumber Purestock Inaugural Race

5:00pm
Lebanon Valley Speedway, 1746 Route 20, West Lebanon
518-794-9606 www.lebanonvalley.com

Fee: $11-16/adults, $2/children

20-lap purestock race with all weekly divisions plus 4-cylinders.

Klemmer & Jazz in the Stacks

Tickets: $40/person

6:00pm
Hudson Area Library: 51 North 5th Street, Hudson NY
518-282-1792 www.hudsonarealibrary.org

Featuring Paul Green’s Two Worlds….come hear the sounds resounding in the magnificent main library of the Galvan Armory. Wine and appetizers will be supplied by Ca’Mea.

Volume Reading & Music Series

7:00pm
Spotty Dog Books & Ale, 440 Warren Street, Hudson
518-671-6006 www.facebook.com/volumehudson

Free reading and music series featuring prose, poetry, and a short DJ set.

Music of Nat King Cole

7:00pm
Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org

Teresa Broadwell, jazz vocalist, violinist, band leader and arranger, brings her jazz sextet to the Spencertown Academy for an evening devoted to the music of Nat King Cole.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

World-Fusion Psychedelic Jams: Kimock

9:00pm
Club Helsinki: 405 Columbia Street, Hudson NY 12534
518-828-4800 www.helsinkihudson.com

This group promises a listening experience that spotlights Steve Kimock’s (guitarist, long associated with the Grateful Dead and its offshoots) remarkable tone in an intuitive flow of Eastern and Western folk music, heartfelt acoustic guitar, ambient electronic expressions, inventive covers and reinvented classics and contemporary compositions.

 
Jun 11

Sunday Brunch at the Winery

Cost: $30/person - reservations strongly suggested

11:30am – 1:30pm
Hudson-Chatham Winery: 1900 NY-66, Ghent, NY
518-392-9463 www.hudsonchathamwinery.com

​Brunch will be a team effort with the neighbors at Little Ghent Farm to feature an assortment of fresh-made breakfast foods, along with a glass of wine. Brunch will be served under the tent (weather permitting).

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Art from Farm to Table

1:00pm – 5:00pm
Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org

An invitational gallery show featuring the work of accomplished regional artists. The theme includes depictions and interpretations in various media of landscapes, buildings, farm life, flowers, vegetables, insects, and animals; subjects found in an agricultural environment, which might (or might not!) end up on a table.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

7:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

Ahn Trio to Play Bowie, Hendrix and Prince

7:00pm
Club Helsinki: 405 Columbia Street, Hudson NY 12534
518-828-4800 www.helsinkihudson.com

The internationally acclaimed Ahn Trio will perform in the inaugural concert of The Rogovoy Salon, a new music and literary series curated and hosted by cultural journalist and music critic Seth Rogovoy.

 
Jun 12

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

 
Jun 13

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

 
Jun 14

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

 
Jun 15

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

 
Jun 16

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Hidden Gardens Event: Twilight in the Garden Party

6:00pm – 9:00pm
Falling Waters:Spencertown, NY
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org/events/hidden-gardens

Good friends paired with delicious food and festive libations, all served up in a pastoral, bucolic setting. That’s the recipe for this year! The party will be held at “Falling Waters” in Spencertown, the historic home of John & Denise Dunne. Tickets are available for the party only or as a package with the Hidden Gardens Tour.

Wild QUEENdom

Pride Weekend 2017

7:00pm
Hudson
www.outhudson.com

Pride Weekend 2017 kicks off with a Sunset Boat Cruise (7-9pm) and Trixie’s Whorehouse (10pm-?) at Half Moon.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

 
Jun 17

Shaker Museum Opening Reception + Community Picnic

12:00am – 12:00pm
Shaker Museum|Mount Lebanon, 202 Shaker Road, New Lebanon
518-794-9100 www.shakerml.org

All will be welcome, to a cocktail reception and community picnic to celebrate the opening of the 2017 season and welcome visitors to the historic site.

Hidden Gardens Event: Breakfast & Garden Lecture - Vegetable Gardening: It’s Never Too Late to Start

8:30am – 10:00am
Spencertown Academy Arts Center: 790 Route 203, Spencertown NY
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org/events/hidden-gardens

Start your day with a Continental breakfast of home-baked goodies and more while enjoying an illustrated lecture by the co-author of the Week-by-Week Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook. To many veteran vegetable gardeners, mid-June may seem late for starting the gardens. This presentation will include some basic information on preparing the garden for planting, planting tips, how to make up for lost time, and planning for fall harvests.

Hidden Gardens Event + Garden Market on the Green

9:00am – 3:00pm
Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org

Hidden Gardens celebrates the art of the garden with a full line-up of events designed to inform, inspire, and intrigue garden enthusiasts. The Garden Market on the Green is a lovely outdoor marketplace offering rare and the unexpected at affordable prices.

Wild QUEENdom

Pride Weekend 2017

11:00am
Hudson
www.outhudson.com

Pride Weekend celebration continues with OUT HUDSON Parade (2pm), ETSY Craft Fair (2:30-4pm) at Promenade Hill Park, POKE the BEAR Beer Blast (3-6pm) at Half Moon, Wild KIDDOM (2:30-5pm) at Wm. Farmer and Sons, and Cabaret Night (8pm) at Club Helsinki.

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Art from Farm to Table

1:00pm – 5:00pm
Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org

An invitational gallery show featuring the work of accomplished regional artists. The theme includes depictions and interpretations in various media of landscapes, buildings, farm life, flowers, vegetables, insects, and animals; subjects found in an agricultural environment, which might (or might not!) end up on a table.

Headless Horseman visits Ichabod Crane Schoolhouse

2:00pm
Ichabod Crane Schoolhouse: 2589 State Route 9H, Kinderhook NY
518-758-9265 www.cchsny.org

Celebrate “Legends & Lore” historic marker dedication honoring Washington Irving’s “Sleepy Hollow” character ‘Ichabod Crane’ - who was patterned after Jesse Merwin, the original Kinderhook Schoolteacher. The Ichabod Crane Schoolhouse is a rural 19th-century building that served as a local single-room public school into the 1940’s.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

4:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

The 12th Annual 23-Lap Bubba Tanner Prostock Classic

5:00pm
Lebanon Valley Speedway, 1746 Route 20, West Lebanon
518-794-9606 www.lebanonvalley.com

Fee: $11-16/adults, $2/children

Prostock classic along with a $3000 to win big block feature “Racing For Colon Cancer” all weekly divisions plus sportsman.

Music in the Park: The Ghent Band

7:00pm
Copake Town Park, 305 Mt. View Road, Copake
www.townofcopake.org

Enjoy live music and vendors. Rain or shine.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

Zora String Quartet

8:00pm
Tannery Pond, 110 Darrow Road, New Lebanon
1-888-820-1696 www.tannerypondconcerts.org

​Fee: $30-39/person

The Zora String Quartet won the Grand Prize and Gold Medal of the 2015 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, the 2015 Coleman National Chamber Music Competition in California, and the 2015 Young Concert Artists International Auditions. During the 2016-2017 season, the Zora gives its New York and Washington, DC recital debuts in the Young Concert Artists Series and performs throughout the U.S.

 
Jun 18

Hiking Steepletop

Fee: $25 - reservation recommended

10:00am
Steepletop: 440 East Hill Road, Austerlitz, NY
518-392-3362 www.millay.org

This tour allows visitors an expanded view of the wonders of Steepletop, the home of Edna St. Vincent Millay. You will explore areas of the property not included in the regular House or Grounds & Gardens tour. Please where appropriate hiking gear and arrive 15 minutes early.

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Art from Farm to Table

1:00pm – 5:00pm
Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org

An invitational gallery show featuring the work of accomplished regional artists. The theme includes depictions and interpretations in various media of landscapes, buildings, farm life, flowers, vegetables, insects, and animals; subjects found in an agricultural environment, which might (or might not!) end up on a table.

Music in the Park: New Lebanon

Additional times: 2:30pm and 3:30pm

1:30pm
Shatford Park/Weisbuch Pavilion (Behind New Lebanon Town Hall): 14755 NY Route 22, New Lebanon NY
www.facebook.com/NewLebMusic

Three sets today - Bobby Sweet and Lara Tupper, David Grover and Linda Worster, and Missy Blues (Gina Coleman) - Rain or Shine - FREE

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

Wild QUEENdom

Pride Weekend 2017

4:00pm – 9:00pm
Hudson
www.outhudson.com

LIONS & TIGERS & QUEENS, oh my… Tea Dance at Red Dot Restaurant & Bar

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

7:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Two con men, a beautiful woman and the elite of the French Riviera collide in this sexy and irreverent farce. Featuring a delightfully jazzy score, this 11-time Tony nominated musical is sure to keep you laughing hysterically and guessing all the way till the end.

 
Jun 19

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

 
Jun 20

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

Eve of Destruction

5:00pm
Lebanon Valley Speedway, 1746 Route 20, West Lebanon
518-794-9606 www.lebanonvalley.com

Fee: $15-25/adults

One night of extreme racing mayhem, with school bus race, trailer race, roll over contest, hood & trunk race, truck tug of war, 4-cylinders, purestocks, stunts and much more.

 
Jun 21

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

 
Jun 22

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Anything Goes

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

Harmonies on the Hudson Concert Series: Kayla Rae

6:00pm
Clermont State Historic Site, 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown
518-537-6622 www.friendsofclermont.org

As a soulful, jazzy-pop vocalist, with influences from Amy Winehouse, Lana Del Ray, and Lady Gaga; Kayla Rae likes to stick to her dark and mysterious side, despite the upbeat vibe of the music.

Anything Goes

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

 
Jun 23

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

5th Annual Summer Market

4:00pm – 9:00pm
Hudson Riverfront Park: 1 Water Street, Hudson NY
www.hudsonriverexchange.com

A weekend of commerce & exchange….makers, collectors, food trucks and live music. Enjoy the cool summer nights and shop under the stars. We will be kicking off festivities Friday evening and continue all day Saturday. Watch the sunset over the river, listen to great music and enjoy a warm summer evening at the park surrounded by creativity and innovation of Hudson makers & collectors, farmers and musicians.

Anything Goes

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

A Comedy of Tenors

8:00pm
The Theater Barn, 654 Route 20, New Lebanon
518-794-8989 www.thetheaterbarn.org

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

In this sequel to Lend Me a Tenor, it’s 1930s Paris and the stage is set for the concert of the century - as long as producer Henry Saunders can keep Italian superstar Tito Merelli and his hot-blooded wife Maria from causing runaway chaos. Prepare for an uproarious ride full of mistaken identities, bedroom hi-jinks, and madcap delight.

 
Jun 24

Museum Storytelling: Family Tours

9:00am
Olana State Historic Site, 5720 Route 9G, Hudson
518-828-1872 www.olana.org

Master storyteller Tom Lee has spent winter writing and tracking the adventurous travels of Frederic Church to craft an original story to tell inside the main house at Olana. Lee uses art, objects and stories to help young people (and grown-ups!) fall in love with museums.

Music and More in the Park: Garden Tractor Pull + Old News Band

9:00am
Copake Town Park, 305 Mt. View Road, Copake
www.townofcopake.org

Day of festivities starting with a tractor pull at 9am, then cap your day off with live music at 7pm. Rain or shine.

The Garden Conservancy: Open Day

Fee: $7/person

Adams-Westlake Garden (Ancram) - Rabbit Hill (Craryville) - Alice Platt (Taghkanic)

5th Annual Summer Market

11:00am – 6:00pm
Hudson Riverfront Park: 1 Water Street, Hudson NY
www.hudsonriverexchange.com

​A weekend of commerce and exchange ....makers, collectors, food trucks and live music. Enjoy the cool summer nights and shop under the stars. We will be kicking off the festivities Friday evening and continue all day Saturday. Watch the sunset over the river, listen to great music and enjoy a warm summer evening at the park surrounded by creativity and innovation of Hudson makers and collectors, farmers and musicians.

Tom Lee Question Tour: Olana

11:30am
Olana State Historic Site, 5720 Route 9G, Hudson
518-828-1872 www.olana.org

Fee: $15/person

Master storyteller, Tom Lee, presents a special tour about what happens when your questions about Olana get layered with myths, stories and more questions. You will learn many truths, but you will be surprised how you get there.

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Juries Photography Show: Awakening

1:00pm – 5:00pm
Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org

Inspiration for capturing an image arrives at times unexpectedly, while at other times, just as you had hoped. Either way, our spirit sings when we successfully record what we see through the lens.

Opening Reception: June 24, 4-6pm

Unreserved Estate Auction

3:00pm
Copake Auction Inc: 266 Route 7A, Copake NY
518-329-1142 www.copakeauction.com

​Featuring Estate fresh 18th and 19th c. furniture, artwork, folk art, period accessories, china, glass, primitives and more (with selected additions).

Garden Dialogues: Olana, Margie Ruddick & The Cultural Landscape Foundation

Fee: $60/person, for ages 12+

3:00pm
Olana: 5720 State Route 9G, Hudson, NY
518-828-1872 www.olana.org

Working in collaboration with The Cultural landscape Foundation (TCLF) this tour of Olana focuses on the significance of the landscape and its impact on art.

Anything Goes

4:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

A Comedy of Tenors

4:00pm
The Theater Barn, 654 Route 20, New Lebanon
518-794-8989 www.thetheaterbarn.org

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

In this sequel to Lend Me a Tenor, it’s 1930s Paris and the stage is set for the concert of the century - as long as producer Henry Saunders can keep Italian superstar Tito Merelli and his hot-blooded wife Maria from causing runaway chaos. Prepare for an uproarious ride full of mistaken identities, bedroom hi-jinks, and madcap delight.

Anything Goes

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

A Comedy of Tenors

8:00pm
The Theater Barn, 654 Route 20, New Lebanon
518-794-8989 www.thetheaterbarn.org

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

In this sequel to Lend Me a Tenor, it’s 1930s Paris and the stage is set for the concert of the century - as long as producer Henry Saunders can keep Italian superstar Tito Merelli and his hot-blooded wife Maria from causing runaway chaos. Prepare for an uproarious ride full of mistaken identities, bedroom hi-jinks, and madcap delight.

Real People Real Stories

8:00pm
Ancram Opera House: 1330 County Route 7, Ancram NY
518-329-0114 www.ancramoperahouse.org

​Our summer edition of local residents telling personal tales. Each storyteller weaves their own unique and authentic narrative that undoubtedly touches on themes that resonate for all. The intimate setting of the Ancram Opera House fosters an exchange that is immediate and, often, profoundly affecting.Anyone with a story is invited to pitch it for this or an upcoming edition. To be considered, call the AOH pitch line at (518) 250-9791, and leave a one-minute excerpt.

Grammy Award-Winning Country-Folk:

9:00pm
Club Helsinki: 405 Columbia Street, Hudson NY 12534
518-828-4800 www.helsinkihudson.com

One half of the Grammy Award-winning duo the Civil wars, brings his country-flavored neo-folk music to Hudson. White’s latest album is “Beulah,” is a remarkably and assuredly diverse collection spanning plaintive folk balladry, swampy Southern rock, lonesome campfire songs, and a dark acoustic pop.

 
Jun 25

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

Juries Photography Show: Awakening

1:00pm – 5:00pm
Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown
518-392-3693 www.spencertownacademy.org

Inspiration for capturing an image arrives at times unexpectedly, while at other times, just as you had hoped. Either way, our spirit sings when we successfully record what we see through the lens.

Opening Reception: June 24, 4-6pm

Anything Goes

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

A Comedy of Tenors

2:00pm
The Theater Barn, 654 Route 20, New Lebanon
518-794-8989 www.thetheaterbarn.org

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

In this sequel to Lend Me a Tenor, it’s 1930s Paris and the stage is set for the concert of the century - as long as producer Henry Saunders can keep Italian superstar Tito Merelli and his hot-blooded wife Maria from causing runaway chaos. Prepare for an uproarious ride full of mistaken identities, bedroom hi-jinks, and madcap delight.

Anything Goes

7:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

Multilingual Dance: Brazilian Girls

8:00pm
Club Helsinki: 405 Columbia Street, Hudson NY 12534
518-828-4800 www.helsinkihudson.com

They are neither Brazilian nor all girls, but they bring their singular, sophisticated, and catchy fusion of electronic dance music and world-beat styles to Hudson.

 
Jun 26

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

 
Jun 27

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

Roots-Rock: Lucero

8:00pm
Club Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street, Hudson
518-828-4800 www.helsinkihudson.com

Memphis-based Americana outfit Lucero brings its Southern-inflected roots-rock to Hudson. Over the past decade, Lucero has evolved from a country-punk outfit into a mature Americana band with a hint of Southern soul. Nashville rock ‘n’ rollers Banditos will be warming up the crowd.

 
Jun 28

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

Anything Goes

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

 
Jun 29

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Anything Goes

2:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

Anything Goes

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

A Comedy of Tenors

8:00pm
The Theater Barn, 654 Route 20, New Lebanon
518-794-8989 www.thetheaterbarn.org

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

In this sequel to Lend Me a Tenor, it’s 1930s Paris and the stage is set for the concert of the century - as long as producer Henry Saunders can keep Italian superstar Tito Merelli and his hot-blooded wife Maria from causing runaway chaos. Prepare for an uproarious ride full of mistaken identities, bedroom hi-jinks, and madcap delight.

 
Jun 30

Michael St. John: Bouquet

12:00pm – 5:00pm
Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

To celebrate the re-opening of Hudson Hall and the much anticipated “unveiling” of the magnificent restorations at this historic landmark, the renowned artist Michael St. John has been commissioned to make 20 paintings of flowers to benefit Hudson Hall. Each work will bear a hand-written name of one of the many distinguished speakers, poets, artists, and performers who appeared at the Opera House over the generations. All works are priced at $1,200.

The Abstract Universe

12:00pm – 6:00pm
FRG Objects & Design / Art, 217 Warren Street, Hudson
www.frgdesignart.com

Exhibition of JARO Geometric Abstractions.

Anything Goes

8:00pm
The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham
518-392-9292 www.machaydntheatre.org

Fee: $36/general, $33/matinee, $15/children

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American! This hilarious boy meets girl comedy on the high seas features some of the most magical songs in musical theatre history. Hits like “DeLovely,” “I Get A Kick Out of You,” “Friendship,” and the show stopping “Blow Gabriel” are sure to please.

A Comedy of Tenors

8:00pm
The Theater Barn, 654 Route 20, New Lebanon
518-794-8989 www.thetheaterbarn.org

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

In this sequel to Lend Me a Tenor, it’s 1930s Paris and the stage is set for the concert of the century - as long as producer Henry Saunders can keep Italian superstar Tito Merelli and his hot-blooded wife Maria from causing runaway chaos. Prepare for an uproarious ride full of mistaken identities, bedroom hi-jinks, and madcap delight.

Psychedelic Folk-Rock: Woods

9:00pm
Club Helsinki: 405 Columbia Street, Hudson NY 12534
518-828-4800 www.helsinkihudson.com

Brooklyn-based psychedelic folk outfit Woods , brings its distinctive, Ethiopian-tinged sounds to Hudson. Woods released “Love is Love,” its 10th album on May 19th.