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Dad Will Love These Local Father's Day Events!

Father's Day is this Sunday, so time is running out to find the perfect way to celebrate the special day with your family!

The 2019 Hudson Valley KidVenture Is April 27 & 28!

This April is filled with amazing activities for kids to enjoy, but no single event will offer more variety and fun than Hudson Valley KidVenture 2019! KidVenture has so many opportunities for adventure, discovery, and learning that it is being spread over two entire days! On April 27 and 28, bring your child to Dutchess Community College in Poughkeepsie for interactive and educational activities, live performances, demonstrations, technology exhibits, career exploration experiences, and more!

The Inaugural Hudson Valley Tattoo Fest Starts March 29

Are you tired of doing the same old things? Looking for something a little bit different? You're in luck! In just two short weeks, Poughkeepsie will be hosting a brand-new event, the 1st annual Hudson Valley Tattoo Fest! This three-day show will bring over 200 tattoo artists from around the globe together in one spot. Plus, there will be tons of live music, delicious food & drinks, vendors, contests, prizes, ice skating, and more! It all starts on Friday, March 29th at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center.

Enjoy Delicious Food at These March Events!

It's safe to say that everyone enjoys eating great food, so why not make an event of it? As you prepare for the start of March, take a moment to add these local events to your calendar for the upcoming month. Bring the whole family to the inaugural Chowder Fest in Poughkeepsie, devour a bowl of delicious chili while sipping wine in Millbrook, and savor a stack of warm pancakes in Wappingers Falls!

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at Paddy on the River

It's always fun to show a little Irish spirit for St. Patrick's Day, but first you'll need to find a great party to do it at! Luckily, Poughkeepsie has got you covered with Paddy on the River, an amazing event happening Saturday, March 9th at Waryas Park. Featuring Irish food, vendors, music, beer, and more, this event is sure to be a hit. It might be a week early, but that just means you get an extra weekend to celebrate!

Celebrate Valentine's Day in Poughkeepsie!

Valentine's Day will be here in just a couple of weeks, so now's the time to make romantic plans with your loved one! Of course, there's no better place to spend an evening than Poughkeepsie, which will be loaded with special Valentine's Day events both on and before the big day. Keep reading to learn about a few of the lovely options available for you and your special someone. 

As you probably know, Valentine's Day is on a Thursday this year, which means that many people will want to celebrate on the weekend before February 14th. Luckily, there are some great events happening Saturday, February 9th and Sunday, February 10th for you!