EVENTS

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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.

 
Aug 1

Junior History Club

9:00am – 3:00pm
Clermont: 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown NY
518-537-6622 www.FriendsofClermont.org

Campers age 7-12, will explore the museum’s extensive grounds, play games, and make historic crafts that will help them to learn about the lives of the Livingston family at Clermont. At the end of the week, the children will put on a performance for their parents, acting in costumed skits as the Livingston family members they have researched during the week.Fee: $150/child

Summer Cruise In - Car Show

5:30pm – 8:30pm
O'Kenny's Express: 3321 Route 9, Valatie
518-784-2491

​All summer long, the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. Come see a gathering of beautiful vehicles.

 
Aug 2

Junior History Club

9:00am – 3:00pm
Clermont: 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown NY
518-537-6622 www.FriendsofClermont.org

Campers age 7-12, will explore the museum’s extensive grounds, play games, and make historic crafts that will help them to learn about the lives of the Livingston family at Clermont. At the end of the week, the children will put on a performance for their parents, acting in costumed skits as the Livingston family members they have researched during the week.Fee: $150/child

Sweeney Todd

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

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

Set against the backdrop of 19th century London, this witty and delicious Tony Award winning classic is sure to shock, awe, and thrill you like no other. This worldwide smash hit soars with hit songs like “The Worst Pies in London,” “Johanna,” “Not While I’m Around,” and the hauntingly beautiful “Pretty Women.”

 
Aug 3

Junior History Club

9:00am – 3:00pm
Clermont: 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown NY
518-537-6622 www.FriendsofClermont.org

Campers age 7-12, will explore the museum’s extensive grounds, play games, and make historic crafts that will help them to learn about the lives of the Livingston family at Clermont. At the end of the week, the children will put on a performance for their parents, acting in costumed skits as the Livingston family members they have researched during the week.Fee: $150/child

Sweeney Todd

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

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

Set against the backdrop of 19th century London, this witty and delicious Tony Award winning classic is sure to shock, awe, and thrill you like no other. This worldwide smash hit soars with hit songs like “The Worst Pies in London,” “Johanna,” “Not While I’m Around,” and the hauntingly beautiful “Pretty Women.”

Nunsense

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

The nuns are back! Called inspired madness, this wacky and outrageous musical takes place at a fundraiser being put on by the Little Sisters of Hoboken to raise money to bury sisters that were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Guaranteed to lift your spirits!

Sweeney Todd

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

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

Set against the backdrop of 19th century London, this witty and delicious Tony Award winning classic is sure to shock, awe, and thrill you like no other. This worldwide smash hit soars with hit songs like “The Worst Pies in London,” “Johanna,” “Not While I’m Around,” and the hauntingly beautiful “Pretty Women.”

 
Aug 4

Junior History Club

9:00am – 3:00pm
Clermont: 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown NY
518-537-6622 www.FriendsofClermont.org

Campers age 7-12, will explore the museum’s extensive grounds, play games, and make historic crafts that will help them to learn about the lives of the Livingston family at Clermont. At the end of the week, the children will put on a performance for their parents, acting in costumed skits as the Livingston family members they have researched during the week.Fee: $150/child

Parsons Dance

1:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

This internationally renowned dance company performs a special, fun program just for kids.

Program presented especially for kids and their families.

Ghent Band Concert

7:30pm
Town of Kinderhook Village Square: Intersection of Route 9 and Hudson Street, Kinderhook NY

Town of Kinderhook Village Square

Nunsense

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

The nuns are back! Called inspired madness, this wacky and outrageous musical takes place at a fundraiser being put on by the Little Sisters of Hoboken to raise money to bury sisters that were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Guaranteed to lift your spirits!

Sweeney Todd

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

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

Set against the backdrop of 19th century London, this witty and delicious Tony Award winning classic is sure to shock, awe, and thrill you like no other. This worldwide smash hit soars with hit songs like “The Worst Pies in London,” “Johanna,” “Not While I’m Around,” and the hauntingly beautiful “Pretty Women.”

We’re Gonna Die

Tickets $25

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

Drawing from true stories of people’s experiences with tragedy. Young Jean Lee creates a surprisingly life-affirming show about the one thing we all have in common. Smart and catchy pop songs, heart-rending storytelling, humorous moments of stand-up and even a short dance break make this show a powerful, even joyful experience. And, let’s face it, since many of us would rather not talk about it, why not sing about it?

Parsons Dance

Chatham Dance Festival

8:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

Parsons Dance, a perennial favorite at PS21, returns to present a breathtaking program of energized, athletic ensemble work.

Folk-Rock: Marc Cohn

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

Grammy Award-winning Marc Cohn, best known for the hit song, “Walking in Memphis,” will performing an intimate gig in Hudson. His distinctive, soulful vocals and his gift for melody have made him one of his generation’s most acclaimed singer-songwriters.

 
Aug 5

Copake Park Celebrates 35 Years!

12:00am – 12:00pm
Copake Town Park, 305 Mt. View Road, Copake
518-329-4242 www.townofcopake.org

Town wide celebration featuring a car show, “Trash & Treasure” (at Fire House), car wash, magic show, balloon tying, water slide, horseback rides, live music and a huge fireworks display.

Kinderhook Walks: Early European Immigration

9:00am – 10:00am
Kinderhook Memorial Library: 18 Hudson Street, Kinderhook, NY
518-758-6192

Free informative talk while walking with an expert around the historic Village of Kinderhook. The place name Kinderhook appears on maps as early as 1614. Which Europeans arrived here first? What’s the oldest surviving house in the village? Get the answers to your questions about early European settlers.

Cruisin’ in Copake Car Show

10:00am – 2:00pm
Dad's Diner: 178 County Rte 7A, Copake
518-329-3237

​First 100 to register receive a dash plaque. Registration ($10) 9am. Food available from many local establishments. Music from Oldies 93.5. General Admission: FREE

Dance Omi: Showing

2:00pm
Omi International Arts Center, 1405 County Route 22, Ghent
518-392-4747 www.artomi.org

Omi’s Dance Residents show works created in collaboration with each other during their stay at Omi. The residency emphasizes process over product, so the artists will present the fruits of their exchange int he form of unique pieces. Each year’s iteration varies, but almost always involve site-specific performance events leading hundreds of visitors throughout Omi’s beautiful campus.

Nunsense

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

The nuns are back! Called inspired madness, this wacky and outrageous musical takes place at a fundraiser being put on by the Little Sisters of Hoboken to raise money to bury sisters that were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Guaranteed to lift your spirits!

Sweeney Todd

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

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

Set against the backdrop of 19th century London, this witty and delicious Tony Award winning classic is sure to shock, awe, and thrill you like no other. This worldwide smash hit soars with hit songs like “The Worst Pies in London,” “Johanna,” “Not While I’m Around,” and the hauntingly beautiful “Pretty Women.”

Opening Reception: Contemporary Painting on Cardboards

5:30pm – 8:30pm
FRG Objects & Design/Art: 217 Warren Street, 2nd Floor, Hudson NY
646-483-9109 www.frgdesignart.com

This highly unusual work by Philippe Halaburda is inspired by his move to NYC. The adjustment to his new surroundings and financial circumstances, along with having to rethink the standard paint on canvas approach, had an unconventional but surprisingly of-the-moment effect on his work. On view through Sept 2017.

Nunsense

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

The nuns are back! Called inspired madness, this wacky and outrageous musical takes place at a fundraiser being put on by the Little Sisters of Hoboken to raise money to bury sisters that were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Guaranteed to lift your spirits!

Sweeney Todd

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

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

Set against the backdrop of 19th century London, this witty and delicious Tony Award winning classic is sure to shock, awe, and thrill you like no other. This worldwide smash hit soars with hit songs like “The Worst Pies in London,” “Johanna,” “Not While I’m Around,” and the hauntingly beautiful “Pretty Women.”

We’re Gonna Die

Tickets: $25

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

Drawing from true stories of people’s experiences with tragedy, Young Jean Lee creates a surprisingly life-affirming show about the one thing we all have in common. Smart and catchy pop songs, heart-rending storytelling, humorous moments of stand-up and even a short dance break, make this show a powerful, even joyful experience. And, let’s face it, since many of us would rather not talk about it, why not sing about it?

 
Aug 6

Landing Day Celebration

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

Landing Day represents the beginning of the American story of the Shakers. August 6, 1774 is traditionally marked by the Shakers as the day that Ann Lee and her small group of followers landed in America, at the time comprised of several colonies of the British Empire and in the midst of growing political unrest. It was in this new land that Mother Ann, as she is known to Shakers, established the Shaker Church just outside of Albany, New York before founding their first organized community at New Lebanon.

Nunsense

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

The nuns are back! Called inspired madness, this wacky and outrageous musical takes place at a fundraiser being put on by the Little Sisters of Hoboken to raise money to bury sisters that were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Guaranteed to lift your spirits!

Sweeney Todd

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

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

Set against the backdrop of 19th century London, this witty and delicious Tony Award winning classic is sure to shock, awe, and thrill you like no other. This worldwide smash hit soars with hit songs like “The Worst Pies in London,” “Johanna,” “Not While I’m Around,” and the hauntingly beautiful “Pretty Women.”

Trivia Night Series

4:00pm – 6:00pm
Hudson Valley Distillers: 1727 US 9, Germantown NY
518-537-6820 www.hudsonvalleydistillers.com

​Grab a crew (the smartest ones you know) and come on over for cocktails**, fun and TRIVIA! It’s free to play with bragging rights to the winners! Come each and every Sunday! (With the exception of July 9th when T. McCann band will be here!). **Beer, wine and light local fare also available.

Sweeney Todd

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

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

Set against the backdrop of 19th century London, this witty and delicious Tony Award winning classic is sure to shock, awe, and thrill you like no other. This worldwide smash hit soars with hit songs like “The Worst Pies in London,” “Johanna,” “Not While I’m Around,” and the hauntingly beautiful “Pretty Women.”

 
Aug 7

Theater Arts Intensive Workshop

8:30am – 1:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

Join Actors Eddie Allen and Nancy Rothman for this four-day intensive workshop in theater improvisation, mime, recitation, and other performance skills. Ages 8-13

August 7-10, 8:30am-1:00pm

 
Aug 8

Junior History Club

9:00am – 3:00pm
Clermont: 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown NY
518-537-6622 www.FriendsofClermont.org

Campers age 7-12, will explore the museum’s extensive grounds, play games, and make historic crafts that will help them to learn about the lives of the Livingston family at Clermont. At the end of the week, the children will put on a performance for their parents, acting in costumed skits as the Livingston family members they have researched during the week.Fee: $150/child

 
Aug 10

Contemporary Tap Dance Workshops

10:00am – 11:30am
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

Taught by the Caleb Teicher and Company dancers. Ages 12-18

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Godspell 2012

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Our most requested show! Messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life in this masterful retelling of the 1976 Broadway sensation. This high-octane musical continues to touch audiences with contemporary references and dazzling new arrangements.

 
Aug 11

Contemporary Tap Dance Workshops

10:00am – 11:30am
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

Taught by the Caleb Teicher and Company dancers. Ages 12-18

Caleb Teicher and Company

1:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

Caleb Teicher and his dancers will show off and share their awesome tap skills.

Program presented especially for kids and their families.

Ghent Band Concert

7:30pm
Town of Kinderhook Village Square: Intersection of Route 9 and Hudson Street, Kinderhook NY

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Godspell 2012

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Our most requested show! Messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life in this masterful retelling of the 1976 Broadway sensation. This high-octane musical continues to touch audiences with contemporary references and dazzling new arrangements.

Caleb Teicher and Company

Chatham Dance Festival

8:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

A radiant performance of tap, jazz, and modern dance by one of the rising stars of the contemporary tap and jazz dance scene. “Mixing super-charged energy with tossed-off charm, Teicher is among the more promising figures in tap dance.” - The New Yorker

We’re Gonna Die

Tickets: $25

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

Drawing from true stories of people’s experiences with tragedy, Young Jean Lee creates a surprisingly life-affirming show about the one thing we all have in common. Smart and catchy pop songs, heart-rending storytelling, humorous moments of stand-up and even a short dance break make this show a powerful, even joyful experience. And, let’s face it, since many of us would rather not talk about it, why not sing about it?

Finely Carved Folk-Pop: Suzanne Vega

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

A rare, intimate nightclub gig. One of the most literate and poetic singer-songwriters of the rock era, Vega, is also a folk-pop craftsman, with a string of radio-ready hits.

 
Aug 12

Kinderhook Walks: Native Son - Martin Van Buren

9:00am – 10:00am
Kinderhook Memorial Library: 18 Hudson Street, Kinderhook, NY
518-758-6192

Free informative talks while walking with an expert around the historic Village of Kinderhook. Our 8th POTUS and a resident of Kinderhook. Van Buren was nicknamed the Red Fox of Kinderhook for his red hair and his birthplace….and this series wouldn’t be complete without him.

Guided Hike

9:00am – 12:00pm
Round Ball Mountain Conservation Area: 503 Carson Road, Ancram, NY
518-392-5252 www.clctrust.org

Join us for an intermediate hike with Columbia Land Conservancy staff from our new property to the top of Round Ball Mountain.

Junior History Club

9:00am – 3:00pm
Clermont: 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown NY
518-537-6622 www.FriendsofClermont.org

Campers age 7-12, will explore the museum’s extensive grounds, play games, and make historic crafts that will help them to learn about the lives of the Livingston family at Clermont. At the end of the week, the children will put on a performance for their parents, acting in costumed skits as the Livingston family members they have researched during the week.Fee: $150/child

Contemporary Tap Dance Workshops

10:00am – 11:30am
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

Taught by the Caleb Teicher and Company dancers. Ages 12-18

Hillsdale Historic Houses Tour

11:00am – 3:00pm
Hillsdale Town Hall: 2609 NY-23, Hillsdale, NY
www.hillsdaleny.com/housetour

​This year the Houses Tour has a ‘twist’......you will be visiting ‘future historic houses’: the best 21st century design, as well as highly efficient and green building. The six houses range from boxy and sleek to a wood and window-filled home with touches of whimsy and include a certified passive house, a net zero one and an energy-efficient pre-fab house. Tickets:$40

Sangria Festival

11:00am – 6:00pm
Hudson-Chatham Winery: 1900 NY-66, Ghent, NY
518-392-9463 www.hudsonchathamwinery.com

Featuring fresh-made sangrias, fresh-made Mexican food, live music, henna tattoos, tarot card readings, and more!

As you Wish….A Princess Bride Extravaganza

11:00am – 7:00pm
House Rules Cafe: 757 Columbia Street, Hudson
518-828-5938 www.houserulescafe.com

​A swashbuckling-filled day of themed menu items, board games, and costumes. Something to sate even the most die-hard fan’s appetite! Have a nice MLT, test your tolerance for locane powder, and recite the entire “Mawwidge” speech for a special treat!

The Underground Railroad: Journey to Freedom, NY

1:00pm
Malden Bridge Community Center: 1087 Albany Tpke, Malden Bridge, NY
518-794-5654 www.ridersmillsschoolhouse.org

Explore the plight of slaves on their journey to freedom; hear Sojourner Truth deliver her “Ain’t I a Woman” speech. Lean how the underground railroad worked in this area and visualize the plight of the slaves and their journey to freedom. FREE.

The Millay Tapes

Katie Barbato in Concert at Steepletop

2:00pm
Steepletop: 440 East Hill Road, Austerlitz, NY
518-392-3362 www.millay.org

On her first visit to Steepletop, Katie pays tribute to Edna St. Vincent Millay with songs from her album, The Millay Tapes. This collection of 12 songs is set to poetry of the late great Pulitzer Prize winning poet Millay. Fee: $10 (reservations recommended)

Music Omi Improvises in the Cafe

3:00pm
Omi International Arts Center, 1405 County Route 22, Ghent
518-392-4747 www.artomi.org

Residents will perform “guerilla” collaborations in groupings randomly selected by the audience. The improvisational evening offers the public an opportunity to experience the diverse backgrounds of the residents early in their residency and participate in the process of creative exploration, live.

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Godspell 2012

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Our most requested show! Messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life in this masterful retelling of the 1976 Broadway sensation. This high-octane musical continues to touch audiences with contemporary references and dazzling new arrangements.

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 in the Park: 217 Band

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

Music and vendors - rain or shine.

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Godspell 2012

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Our most requested show! Messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life in this masterful retelling of the 1976 Broadway sensation. This high-octane musical continues to touch audiences with contemporary references and dazzling new arrangements.

Caleb Teicher and Company

Chatham Dance Festival

8:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

A radiant performance of tap, jazz, and modern dance by one of the rising stars of the contemporary tap and jazz dance scene. “Mixing super-charged energy with tossed-off charm, Teicher is among the more promising figures in tap dance.” - The New Yorker

We’re Gonna Die

Tickets: $25

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

Drawing from true stories of people’s experiences with tragedy, Young Jean Lee creates a surprisingly life-affirming show about the one thing we all have in common. Smart and catchy pop songs, heart-rending storytelling, humorous moments of stand-up and even a short dance break make this show a powerful, even joyful experience. And, let’s face it, since many of us would rather not talk about it, why not sing about it?

 
Aug 13

Hiking Steepletop

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 wear appropriate hiking gear and arrive 15 minutes early. Fee: $25 (reservations recommended)

Sunday Brunch at the Winery

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). Cost: $30/pp - reservations strongly suggested.

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Godspell 2012

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Our most requested show! Messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life in this masterful retelling of the 1976 Broadway sensation. This high-octane musical continues to touch audiences with contemporary references and dazzling new arrangements.

Concert at Hudson Hall

4:00pm
Hudson Hall at the historic Hudson Opera House: 327 Warren Street, Hudson
518-822-1438 www.hudsonhall.org

​Pianist Armen Donelian and saxophonist Marc Mommaas’ immersive Hudson Jazz Workshop culminates with a concert featuring guitarist Freddie Bryant.

Trivia Night Series

4:00pm – 6:00pm
Hudson Valley Distillers: 1727 US 9, Germantown NY
518-537-6820 www.hudsonvalleydistillers.com

​Grab a crew (the smartest ones you know) and come on over for cocktails**, fun and TRIVIA! It’s free to play with bragging rights to the winners! Come each and every Sunday! (With the exception of July 9th when T. McCann band will be here!). **Beer, wine and light local fare also available.

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Soulful, Jazzy ‘Urban Folk’: Jen Chapin

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

As part of the Rogovoy Salon, a new music and literary series curated and hosted by cultural journalist and music critic Seth Rogovoy, singer-songwriter Chapin brings her unique style to Hudson. She defies genre in a similar way to her fellow Brooklynite, Norah Jones.

 
Aug 14

West African Dance and Drum Workshop

8:30am – 1:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

Dance and drumming workshop with Jamal Jackson and Frank Malloy, culminating in a public performance. Ages 9-18

Workshop dates August 14-18.

 
Aug 15

Summer Cruise In - Car Show

5:30pm – 8:30pm
O'Kenny's Express: 3321 Route 9, Valatie
518-784-2491

​All summer long, the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. Come see a gathering of beautiful vehicles.

 
Aug 16

Junior History Club

9:00am – 3:00pm
Clermont: 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown NY
518-537-6622 www.FriendsofClermont.org

Campers age 7-12, will explore the museum’s extensive grounds, play games, and make historic crafts that will help them to learn about the lives of the Livingston family at Clermont. At the end of the week, the children will put on a performance for their parents, acting in costumed skits as the Livingston family members they have researched during the week.Fee: $150/child

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

 
Aug 17

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Sip & Stroll: Pinot & Pollinators

5:30pm – 7:00pm
Greenport Conservation Area: 54 Daisy Hill Road, Lorenz Park/Hudson, NY
518-392-5252 www.clctrust.org

This evening series focuses on the pollinators and how to create habitat for them.

Harmonies on the Hudson Concert Series: Sin City

6:00pm
Clermont State Historic Site, 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown
518-537-4240 www.friendsofclermont.org

Need a break from your week? Join us with Sin City Woodstock. Relax on our beautiful grounds.

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Godspell 2012

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Our most requested show! Messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life in this masterful retelling of the 1976 Broadway sensation. This high-octane musical continues to touch audiences with contemporary references and dazzling new arrangements.

 
Aug 18

Just for Fun: West African Dance & Drum Workshop Performance

1:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

A high energy display of West African dance with choreographer/dancer Jamal Jackson, drummer Frank Malloy IV, and kids from the dance and drum workshop.

Program presented especially for kids and their families.

Ghent Band Concert

7:30pm
Town of Kinderhook Village Square: Intersection of Route 9 and Hudson Street, Kinderhook NY

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Godspell 2012

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Our most requested show! Messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life in this masterful retelling of the 1976 Broadway sensation. This high-octane musical continues to touch audiences with contemporary references and dazzling new arrangements.

Monica Bill Barnes & Company

Chatham Dance Festival

8:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

Monica Bill Barnes & Company creates and produces each work entirely from its own rulebook with wit and heart. “Think of Buster Keaton in Vegas - unapologetically human and refreshingly relatable.” - The New York Times.

 
Aug 19

The Power Show

12:00am – 12:00pm
Hudson Valley Old Time Power Association, 390 Fingar Road, Hudson
www.oldtimepower.weebly.com

Exhibition of antique machinery, tractors, hand tools, cars and trucks, stationary gas engines, and a flea market.

The Garden Conservancy: Open Day

Fee: $7/person

Garden of Margaret Roach (Copake Falls), Mansfield Garden (Hillsdale)

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.

Hudson SummerFest

11:00am – 7:00pm
Henry Hudson Riverfront Park, Ferry Street, Hudson
www.hudsonsummerfest.com

Event will feature live music and audience engaging performances by the Bindlestiff Family Cirkus. Food and beverage vendors will provide the best of our local resources, organized by the FarmOn! Foundation. There will be a craft and maker tent to showcase the work of local artisans, and much more. Admission: $25/adult, $13/children 7-17, Free/6 & under.

Unreserved Estate Auction

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

​Unreserved estate auction (with selected additions) featuring Estate fresh 18th and 19th c. furniture, artwork, folk art, period accessories, china, glass, stoneware, primitives and more. Also to feature a One Owner Nova Scotia Folk Art Collection!

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Godspell 2012

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Our most requested show! Messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life in this masterful retelling of the 1976 Broadway sensation. This high-octane musical continues to touch audiences with contemporary references and dazzling new arrangements.

Celebrating The Shakers, Gender Equality, and Women’s Suffrage

5:30pm
Shaker Museum/Mount Lebanon: 202 Shaker Road, New Lebanon, NY
518-794-9100 www.shakerml.org

​A gala with guests of honor: Frances McDormand, Suzzy Roche & Kate Valk presenting an excerpt from The Wooster Group’d Early Shaker Spirituals: A Record Album Interpretation (based upon the record album of the same name recorded by the Sisters of the Sabbathday Lake, Maine, Shaker Community in 1976.Admission: $300/pp, $1000/group of 2 - Festive attire/sensible shoes.

Music in the Park: Elvis Tribute

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

Music and vendors - rain or shine.

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Godspell 2012

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Our most requested show! Messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life in this masterful retelling of the 1976 Broadway sensation. This high-octane musical continues to touch audiences with contemporary references and dazzling new arrangements.

Monica Bill Barnes & Company

Chatham Dance Festival

8:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

Monica Bill Barnes & Company creates and produces each work entirely from its own rulebook with wit and heart. “Think of Buster Keaton in Vegas - unapologetically human and refreshingly relatable.” - The New York Times.

Inbal Segev, cello + Alon Goldstein, piano

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

​Fee: $30-39/person

Hard Rain: Barb Junger

Tickets: $25

8:30pm
Ancram Opera House: 1330 County Route 7, Ancram NY
518-329-0114 www.ancramoperahouse.org

​The Songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen. Jungr brings together these two colossal talents, to reinterpret some of their most political and monumental work.These brilliant writers’ sardonic wit coupled with Barb’s unquenchable life force and freewheeling humor make this a thrilling and cathartic evening.

 
Aug 20

The Power Show

12:00am
Hudson Valley Old Time Power Association, 390 Fingar Road, Hudson
www.oldtimepower.weebly.com

Exhibition of antique machinery, tractors, hand tools, cars and trucks, stationary gas engines, and a flea market.

Junior History Club

9:00am – 3:00pm
Clermont: 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown NY
518-537-6622 www.FriendsofClermont.org

Campers age 7-12, will explore the museum’s extensive grounds, play games, and make historic crafts that will help them to learn about the lives of the Livingston family at Clermont. At the end of the week, the children will put on a performance for their parents, acting in costumed skits as the Livingston family members they have researched during the week.Fee: $150/child

Music in the Park: New Lebanon

1:30pm
Shatford Park/Weisbuch Pavilion, 14755 Route 22, New Lebanon
www.facebook.com/newlebmusic

Three sets of music featuring The Echoes (Tistra Houghtling), Housatonic Philharmonic (Paul Rice), and Phil N the Void (Tony Gubelman) - rain or shine.

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

Godspell 2012

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Our most requested show! Messages of kindness, tolerance, and love come vibrantly to life in this masterful retelling of the 1976 Broadway sensation. This high-octane musical continues to touch audiences with contemporary references and dazzling new arrangements.

Trivia Night Series

4:00pm – 6:00pm
Hudson Valley Distillers: 1727 US 9, Germantown NY
518-537-6820 www.hudsonvalleydistillers.com

​Grab a crew (the smartest ones you know) and come on over for cocktails**, fun and TRIVIA! It’s free to play with bragging rights to the winners! Come each and every Sunday! (With the exception of July 9th when T. McCann band will be here!). **Beer, wine and light local fare also available.

Spamalot

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

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

Monty Python and The Holy Grail is the inspiration for this outrageous Tony Award winning best musical! Follow King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table while they encounter killer rabbits and beautiful showgirls on the quest to find the Holy Grail. Get ready for big laughs here folks!

 
Aug 24

Junior History Club

9:00am – 3:00pm
Clermont: 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown NY
518-537-6622 www.FriendsofClermont.org

Campers age 7-12, will explore the museum’s extensive grounds, play games, and make historic crafts that will help them to learn about the lives of the Livingston family at Clermont. At the end of the week, the children will put on a performance for their parents, acting in costumed skits as the Livingston family members they have researched during the week.Fee: $150/child

Hello, Dolly!

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

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

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love. That’s right! Dolly is back and ready to change lives including her own. Hit songs include “Before The Parade Passes,” “Dancing,” “It Only Takes A Moment,” and the title song “Hello Dolly!”

Food Truck Village Night

5:00pm – 9:00pm
Kinderhook Village Square: Intersection of Route 9 & Hudson Street, Kinderhook, NY
518-758-9882 www.villageofkinderhook.org

​Join us at the Kinderhook Village Square, rain or shine, for The Chuck Wagon, El Danzante, Lekker, Hungry Traveler, Slidin’ Dirty, Sweet Central Express, Enjoy-A-Ball, Charcoal Dole, Pippy’s Hot Dog Truck, along with Chatham Brewing and S & S Farm Brewery, AND live music!

Guys and Dolls

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Frank Loesser’s celebrated score about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. This timeless classic was the winner of multiple Tony Awards in 1950 and again in 1992, featuring many standards like “Luck Be a Lady” and “Sit Down You’re Rockin’ the Boat”.

Hello, Dolly!

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

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

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love. That’s right! Dolly is back and ready to change lives including her own. Hit songs include “Before The Parade Passes,” “Dancing,” “It Only Takes A Moment,” and the title song “Hello Dolly!”

 
Aug 25

Artist on Tour: Catherine Lord

4:30pm
Olana: 5720 State Route 9G, Hudson, NY
518-828-1872 www.olana.org

This is not a traditional house tour! Artist-led tours are accompanied by The Olana partnership’s Director of Education and end with a glass of wine on the piazza near sunset. Tickets:$20

Ghent Band Concert

7:30pm
Town of Kinderhook Village Square: Intersection of Route 9 and Hudson Street, Kinderhook NY

Guys and Dolls

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Frank Loesser’s celebrated score about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. This timeless classic was the winner of multiple Tony Awards in 1950 and again in 1992, featuring many standards like “Luck Be a Lady” and “Sit Down You’re Rockin’ the Boat”.

Hello, Dolly!

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

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

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love. That’s right! Dolly is back and ready to change lives including her own. Hit songs include “Before The Parade Passes,” “Dancing,” “It Only Takes A Moment,” and the title song “Hello Dolly!”

Ephrat Asherie Dance

Chatham Dance Festival

8:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

An urban dance theater company that combines the rawness of underground styles with a contemporary dance aesthetic.

Brassy Gypsy-Punk: Royal Jelly Jive

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

Fronted by the streetwise, soulful vocals of Lauren Bjelde, Royal Jelly Jive plays a fusion of the jumpin’ jive of the 1940s, brass band music of the 1950s and ‘60s, and today’s Gypsy punk.

 
Aug 26

Museum Storytelling: Family Tours

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

Master storyteller Tom Lee has crafted an original story to tell inside the main house, using art, objects and stories to help young people (and grown-ups!) fall in love with museums. He integrates traditional stories, myths and legends from countries and cultures around the world to expand and collapse history. FREE!

Tom Lee Question Tour

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

This special tour, led by master storyteller Tom Lee, is what happens when your questions about Olana get layered with myths, stories and more questions. You will learn many truths - but you might be surprised how you get there. Tickets: $15

Garden Dialogues

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 focuses on the significance of the landscape and its impact on art. The tour will be led by landscape architects, artists and other featured participants who will offer their personal insights and observations about Olana and its influence on them. Tickets: $60/pp

Guys and Dolls

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Frank Loesser’s celebrated score about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. This timeless classic was the winner of multiple Tony Awards in 1950 and again in 1992, featuring many standards like “Luck Be a Lady” and “Sit Down You’re Rockin’ the Boat”.

Hello, Dolly!

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

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

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love. That’s right! Dolly is back and ready to change lives including her own. Hit songs include “Before The Parade Passes,” “Dancing,” “It Only Takes A Moment,” and the title song “Hello Dolly!”

Music Omi Concert in The Fields Sculpture Park

5:00pm
Omi International Arts Center, 1405 County Route 22, Ghent
518-392-4747 www.artomi.org

Omi invites you to experience a unique concert of new global music, presented in The Fields Sculpture Park. Enjoy an afternoon of unforgettable new music collaborations amidst over 80 works of contemporary sculpture set in Omi’s stunning 120+ acre pastoral landscape.

Halloween in August!!!!

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

Gates Open at 5pm - A King of Dirt Prostock Series Event, plus all weekly divisions. All kids in costume get in for free!

Grillsdale 2017

6:30pm – 11:00pm
Roeliff Jansen Park: 9140 Route 22, Hillsdale, NY
www.grillsdale.com

​One of the most tantalizing evenings of the summer! Inventive grilled small plates from top restaurants, chefs, and purveyors in the area. Enjoy live music with wine, local crafts beers and cider and watch the sun set. Tickets available online.

Music in the Park: The Blurbs

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

Music and vendors - rain or shine.

Guys and Dolls

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Frank Loesser’s celebrated score about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. This timeless classic was the winner of multiple Tony Awards in 1950 and again in 1992, featuring many standards like “Luck Be a Lady” and “Sit Down You’re Rockin’ the Boat”.

Hello, Dolly!

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

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

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love. That’s right! Dolly is back and ready to change lives including her own. Hit songs include “Before The Parade Passes,” “Dancing,” “It Only Takes A Moment,” and the title song “Hello Dolly!”

Ephrat Asherie Dance

Chatham Dance Festival

8:00pm
PS21, 2980 Route 66, Chatham
1-800-838-3006 www.ps21chatham.org

An urban dance theater company that combines the rawness of underground styles with a contemporary dance aesthetic.

 
Aug 27

Guys and Dolls

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Frank Loesser’s celebrated score about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. This timeless classic was the winner of multiple Tony Awards in 1950 and again in 1992, featuring many standards like “Luck Be a Lady” and “Sit Down You’re Rockin’ the Boat”.

Hello, Dolly!

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

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

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love. That’s right! Dolly is back and ready to change lives including her own. Hit songs include “Before The Parade Passes,” “Dancing,” “It Only Takes A Moment,” and the title song “Hello Dolly!”

Trivia Night Series

4:00pm – 6:00pm
Hudson Valley Distillers: 1727 US 9, Germantown NY
518-537-6820 www.hudsonvalleydistillers.com

​Grab a crew (the smartest ones you know) and come on over for cocktails**, fun and TRIVIA! It’s free to play with bragging rights to the winners! Come each and every Sunday! (With the exception of July 9th when T. McCann band will be here!). **Beer, wine and light local fare also available.

Hello, Dolly!

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

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

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love. That’s right! Dolly is back and ready to change lives including her own. Hit songs include “Before The Parade Passes,” “Dancing,” “It Only Takes A Moment,” and the title song “Hello Dolly!”

 
Aug 28

Junior History Club

9:00am – 3:00pm
Clermont: 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown NY
518-537-6622 www.FriendsofClermont.org

Campers age 7-12, will explore the museum’s extensive grounds, play games, and make historic crafts that will help them to learn about the lives of the Livingston family at Clermont. At the end of the week, the children will put on a performance for their parents, acting in costumed skits as the Livingston family members they have researched during the week.Fee: $150/child

 
Aug 30

Columbia County Fair

12:00pm – 11:00pm
Columbia County Fairgrounds, 182 Hudson Avenue, Chatham
518-392-2121 www.columbiafair.com

Fee: $10-15/person

Nightly grandstand entertainment including demolition derby, monster tractor pull, rodeo and national country singing stars. Volunteer firefighting parade, daily animal shows, midway entertainment and much more!

Hello, Dolly!

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

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

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love. That’s right! Dolly is back and ready to change lives including her own. Hit songs include “Before The Parade Passes,” “Dancing,” “It Only Takes A Moment,” and the title song “Hello Dolly!”

 
Aug 31

Columbia County Fair

10:00am – 11:00pm
Columbia County Fairgrounds, 182 Hudson Avenue, Chatham
518-392-2121 www.columbiafair.com

Fee: $10-15/person

Nightly grandstand entertainment including demolition derby, monster tractor pull, rodeo and national country singing stars. Volunteer firefighting parade, daily animal shows, midway entertainment and much more!

Hello, Dolly!

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

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

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love. That’s right! Dolly is back and ready to change lives including her own. Hit songs include “Before The Parade Passes,” “Dancing,” “It Only Takes A Moment,” and the title song “Hello Dolly!”

The $17,500 to Win Mr. Dirt Track USA

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

Gates open at 5pm. This is a 101-Lap Modified Super DIRTcar Series Modified Event, along with The King of Dirt Sportsman Series.

Guys and Dolls

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

Fee: $27/general, $25/matinee

Frank Loesser’s celebrated score about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. This timeless classic was the winner of multiple Tony Awards in 1950 and again in 1992, featuring many standards like “Luck Be a Lady” and “Sit Down You’re Rockin’ the Boat”.

Hello, Dolly!

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

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

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love. That’s right! Dolly is back and ready to change lives including her own. Hit songs include “Before The Parade Passes,” “Dancing,” “It Only Takes A Moment,” and the title song “Hello Dolly!”