The Clearwater (photo by Dion Ogust)

Hudson River Day in Kingston

Fête the future of the Hudson River at a party for its past and a tribute to its tributaries. The fourth annual Hudson River Day will be held Saturday, July 21 at the…

The Main event: Rosendale Street Festival this weekend

Summer’s here and the time is right for dancing in the street: that extra-special mile of Main Street. With 74 bands on six stages, the Rosendale Street Festival rocks, rumbles and reverberates this…

New Paltz to host Hudson Valley Chalk Festival this weekend

Asphalt becomes canvas at Water Street Market this weekend, as the first-ever Hudson Valley Chalk Festival makes its mark July 20 through 22. This celebration of the ephemeral artform will pit pastels against…

The Power of Duff opens on July 18 at Vassar’s Powerhouse Theater

Beginning July 18, New York Stage and Film (NYSAF) and Vassar College’s Powerhouse Theater will present Stephen Belber’s The Power of Duff, featuring Desmin Borges, Dominic Fumusa, Neil Huff, Russell G. Jones, Greg…

Rosendale screens The Island President, with panel, on July 18

One man; 1,200 islands; three feet above sea level. The Island President, the critically acclaimed eco-political documentary about the plight of the Maldives, directed by Jon Shenk with soundtrack by Radiohead, will run…

Germinating genius: Hudson Valley Seed Library hosts SeedBroadcast this Monday

It was about eight years ago when partners Ken Greene and Doug Muller went to seed. Greene had been the children’s librarian at the Gardiner Public Library, where he discovered a passion for…

New Genesis Productions Youth Theatre stages As You Like It

As William Shakespeare wrote:“Time travels in divers paces with divers persons.” This summer, 50 young people will refuse to act their age, trading texting for the high diction of the Bard of Avon…

“Meeting Point” this Saturday at Mount Tremper Arts includes popular pig roast

Winning combinations – visual arts and music; barbecue fire and ice – mark the continuation of the fifth annual Mount Tremper Arts (MTA) Summer Festival throughout the month of July. The next two…

This Friday is First Friday in Saugerties

You’ll never forget your first First Friday. See Saugerties as never before on Friday, July 6 starting at 6 p.m., when the streets will come alive with art, libation, music, shopping and more….

Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice seeks volunteers

Lend a hand and you’ll be able to lend your ears (for free!) to the Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice. Now in its third year, the Festival celebrates the human voice as…

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