Mid Hudson Valley Events

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!

Curse-A-Blanca Murder Mystery at Clove Creek Dinner Theater

When's the last time you went out for a live performance? If you're not sure, then it's probably been too long! Luckily, there's never any shortage of entertaining events occurring all around the Mid-Hudson Valley! For instance, you can enjoy an unforgettable evening of gourmet food and amazing theatrics at Clove Creek Dinner Theater in Fishkill. One of their exciting upcoming shows is "Curse-A-Blanca", a thrilling murder mystery happening February 2!

Get Ready for Hudson Valley Wingfest 12 on January 26!

The new year just got started, but it's already almost time for one of the area's best events, the Hudson Valley Wingfest! Now in its 12th year, Wingfest is a massive gathering filled with great music, friendly people, and tons of amazing food. This event has sold out for seven straight years, so you'll want to buy tickets as soon as possible; otherwise, you could find yourself stuck out in the cold when the doors to the Mid-Hudson Civic Center open on January 26! Keep reading to learn more about the event and see how you can claim your tickets today.

Check Out These Upcoming Christmas Performances

Christmas spirit is in full swing throughout the Hudson Valley, which means that there are tons of local Christmas-themed performances happening each weekend! In this post, you can learn about a small sampling of the many shows available in the upcoming days before Santa arrives. Take the family out for an evening of entertainment and holiday cheer by grabbing your tickets today!

"Miracle on 34th Street Radio Play" presented by Clove Creek Dinner Theatre

The first event on our nice list is an amazing retro recreation of an old-fashioned radio play! The "Miracle on 34th Street Radio Play" is being presented by Clove Creek Dinner Theatre (18 Westage Business Center Drive Suite 7 in Fishkill) on select evenings from now through December 22. This play tells the story of a department store Santa who claims he’s the real Kris Kringle and needs some help to prove his unlikely case in front of the Supreme Court! Remaining showtimes are tonight (Saturday December 15) at 6 p.m., tomorrow (Sunday December 16) at 1 p.m., Thursday December 20 at 6 p.m., Friday December 21 at 6 p.m., and Saturday December 22 at 6 p.m. Purchase your tickets by clicking here.

December Means Hudson Valley Holiday Craft Markets

Now that the holiday season is in full swing, there are a seemingly-endless number of craft shows/markets/etc. happening throughout the Hudson Valley each and every week. With that in mind, this post will be highlighting a handful of the great shopping opportunities which are taking place around the area this weekend! No mass-produced gift can match the impact of a local, handmade item, so be sure to check out at least one of these fantastic craft markets!