The 28th Annual Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival Starts July 12

It's almost time for one of the area's best events to make its return for a 28th amazing year!

The Rhinebeck Crafts Festival Runs June 23-24

The fifth annual Rhinebeck Crafts Festival is happening this weekend, June 23 and 24, at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds! Come explore goods from over 200 amazing, independent artists and craftspeople at this celebration of all things handmade! Beyond just perusing the incredible assortment of arts and crafts, attendees will also be able to enjoy delicious food, beverage tastings from local distilleries and wineries, interactive craft demonstrations, and fun family activities. There is truly something for everyone at this massive gathering of makers, so be sure to check it out starting this Saturday!

The Rhinebeck Farmers Market - The Place To Be On Sunday!

Where:  The Outdoor Market is located in the Municipal Parking Lot at 61 East Market St, Rhinebeck, NY

When:  Every Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. - Rain or Shine

The Rhinebeck Farmers Market is a place where neighbors meet and visitors can sample the very best of the Hudson Valley. They provide a diverse and unique selection of farm fresh products including fruits and vegetables, beef, pork, lamb, venison, buffalo, fish, chicken, turkey, duck, pheasant, rabbit, eggs from chicken, duck, turkey and pheasant, goat, cow and sheep's milk cheeses, dairy, honey, juices, jams, flowers & plants, smoked products and much more.

They also offer a full schedule of special events with chef demonstrations, tastings, recipes, children's activities, live music, and more.

Get more information on their website: http://www.rhinebeckfarmersmarket.com/   See you there!

Hudson Valley's Highly Anticipated Rhinebeck Arts Festival This Weekend

It's time once again for the Rhinebeck Arts Festival!  The festival will be at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck from Friday through Sunday - Rain or Shine.  Meet a unique mix of 200 emerging and seasoned artists whose extraordinary skill and vision help make this one of the region’s most anticipated annual events. Enjoy great live music, interactive art experiences, craft demonstrations, family activities, gourmet specialty foods & more.

Get all the details at the Artrider's website.  Check out this video Artrider, the event planners, put together.