ONGOING EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

 

Olana Historic Landscape Tours through November 25 @ Olana State Historic Site, 572 Route 9G, Hudson 

The Wander Society’s Adventure Lab in the Landscape  through December 1 @ Olana State Historic Site, 572 Route 9G, Hudson

TSL Movies @ Time & Space Limited, 434 Columbia Street

Helsinki Open Mic  Tuesdays 7pm - 11pm (sign up @ 6pm) @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street 

On the Fly Story Slam 3rd Tuesday of every month — 5.30pm doors/sign up | 6pm show @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street 

Free Wine Tastings  Every Friday 5pm - 7pm @ Hudson Wine Merchants, 342 1/2 Warren Street

The Spotty Dog Quiz Night  Bi-weekly. All-Nerd Throwdown @ The Spotty Dog, 440 Warren Street

Volume Reading & Music Series  Second Saturday of every month, 7pm @ The Spotty Dog, 440 Warren Street

Healing Music Meditation  First Sunday of every month, 4pm - 5pm @ Bodhi Spa, Yoga & Salon, 543 Warren Street

#HandcraftNight  Third Wednesday of every month 5pm - 8pm through December 31 @ Drop Forge  & Tool, 442 Warren Street

 

ONGOING EXHIBITIONS

 

John Donovan "Spectrum Observed" Exhibition  through October 15 @ FRG Objects & Design/Art  217 Warren Street, 2nd Floor

On the Photograph: Painting, Stitching, Text Exhibition through October 21 @ Davis Orton Gallery, 114Warren Street

Tehri Tolvanen and Philip Sajet “Not Everything is Nice” Exhibition Opening & Artist Reception through October 22 @ Ornamentum Gallery, 506 Warren Street

Joe Mama-Nitzberg “Things Remembered” Exhibition through October 28 @ Basilica Back Gallery, Basilica Hudson 110 S. Front Street

Chain Chain Chain Exhibition through October 28 @ Jeff Bailey Gallery, 127 Warren Street

Americana: Celebrating Our Checkered Past and Present" works by Charlotta Janssen Exhibition @ The Hudson Milliner Art Salon, 415 Warren Street

Bejeweled: Mixed Media Abstractions Exhibition through November 4 @ 622 Carrie Haddad Gallery, Warren Street  

Don Freeman "My Familiar Dream" Exhibition through November 17 @ The Gilded Owl, 318 Warren Street

Costume & Custom Exhibition: Middle Eastern Threads at Olana through November 25 @ Olana State Historic Site, 572 Route 9G, Hudson

Ice Ages of New York Exhibition  through January 6, 2019 @ New York State Museum, 222 Madison Avenue, Albany

 

OCTOBER 

 

Olana Food Truck Picnic Days every weekend in October, 11am - 3pm

Woodstock Film Festival October 10 - 14

Met Opera Live: Verdi’s Aida Sunday, October 14, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

On the Fly Grand Story Slam Tuesday, October 16, 7pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

Doctor Gasp Halloween Special with Horse Eyed Men, Penn Sultan (Last Good Tooth) Thursday, October 18, 8pm @ The Half Moon, 48 S. Front Street

China Now Music Festival Facing the Past, Looking to the Future: Chinese Composers in the 21st Century Friday, October 19, 8pm @ Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

100 Ways to Battle Climate Change - live screening + panel discussion Friday, October 19, 7.15pm - 10pm @ Hudson Area Library, 51 N. 5th Street - presented by Omega Center for Sustainable Living, organized by Citizens’ Climate Lobby and Spacesmith

FilmColumbia 2018 October 20 - 28

Met Opera Live: Saint-Saëns’ Samson et Dalila Saturday, October 20, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

2018 FilmColumbia Festival Kick Off Party Saturday, October 20, 6pm @ Spencertown, NY

Meshell Ndegeocello Saturday, October 20, 8pm @ Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on Hudson

Timber Timbre  Saturday, October 20, 8pm @  The Half Moon, 48 S. Front Street

18th Annual Ghostly Gallop 5K Race Sunday, October 21, 10.30am @ start/end Hudson Junior/Senior High School, 215 Harry Howard Avenue, Hudson

Question Tour: Inside Olana w/ Tom Lee   Friday, October 26, 5.30pm @ Olana State Historic Site, 572 Route 9G, Hudson

Jazz/Spoken Word: Vijay Iyer and Teju Cole “Blind Spot” Friday, October 26, 8pm @ Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

Museum Storytelling: Family Tours Inside Olana  Saturday, October 27, 10am @ Olana State Historic Site, 572 Route 9G, Hudson - Visitor Center

Met Opera Live: Puccini’s La Fanciulla del West Saturday, October 27, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Scott Benedict “Kahnscious: Photographing Architecture” Exhibition Opening & Artist Reception Saturday, October 27, 5pm - 7pm @ Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street - on view through January 20, 2019

Olana Artist on Artist Tour with Audrée Anid Saturday, October 27, 5pm @ Olana State Historic Site, 572 Route 9G, Hudson

Pioneering People: Courtney Love ~ A Tribute ~ Celebrating The Magic and The Power  Saturday, October 27, 7pm - 11pm @ Basilica Hudson,  110 S. Front Street

NT Live Broadcast: Frankenstein Saturday, October 27, 7pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Blackout Dance Party Saturday, October 27, 10pm @ The Half Moon, 48 S. Front Street

Hudson Halloween  Sunday, October 28, 2pm - 4.30pm @ parade and trick or treat - rain or shine!

2pm - 4pm: Trick or treat along Warren Street

4pm: meet at 7th Street Park for parade … parade starts

 4.30pm Costume Contest at Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street

NOVEMBER

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari with Live Original Score Friday, November 2, 7.30pm @  Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on Hudson

Marc Cohn Friday, November 2, 8pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

NT Live Broadcast: Allelujah! Saturday, November 3, 1pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

STAIR Auction: The Fine Sale  Saturday, November 3 & Sunday, November 4, 11am @ Stair Galleries, 549 Warren Street

Olana Artist on Artist Tour with Umber Majeed Saturday, November 3, 5pm @ Olana State Historic Site, 572 Route 9G, Hudson

Vivian Outlaw Portraits Exhibition Opening Reception Saturday, November 3, 6pm - 8pm @ Home / Made Hudson 119 Warren Street

Brooklyn Raga Massive performs a live film score to the 1973 animated sci-fi classic Fantastic Planet Saturday, November 3, 7pm @ Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street

Met Opera Live: Puccini’s La Fanciulla del West Saturday, November 4, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Blues Pro Jam Thursday, November 8, 8pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

THE FACE OF IT - three new one-act plays presented by Storyhorse Documentary Theater: The Call of the Sasquatch, In Her Shoes, and The Weight Friday, November 9, 7pm @ Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street

Met Opera Live: Muhly’s Marnie Saturday, November 10, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Kahnscious: Photographing Architecture: Artist Talk with Scott Benedict Saturday, November 10, 3pm @ Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street

Landscapes: Capturing the View Exhibition Opening Reception Saturday, November 10, 5pm - 7pm @ Carrie Haddad Gallery, 622 Warren Street - on view November 7 - January 6

Pamela Cardwell Exhibition Artist Reception Saturday, November 10, 6pm - 8pm @ John Davis Gallery, 362 1/2 Warren Street

THE FACE OF IT - three new one-act plays presented by Storyhorse Documentary Theater: The Call of the Sasquatch, In Her Shoes, and The Weight Saturday, November 10, 7pm @ Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street

Big Sandy and His Fly-Rite Boys  Saturday, November 10, 9pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

Live Broadcast: Bolshoi Ballet - La Sylphide Sunday, November 11, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

THE FACE OF IT - three new one-act plays presented by Storyhorse Documentary Theater: The Call of the Sasquatch, In Her Shoes, and The Weight Sunday, November 11, 3pm @ Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street

The Spotty Dog Occasional Infernational Short Film Festival Sunday, November 11, 7pm @ The Spotty Dog, 440 Warren Street

Bobby Previte’s Double Trio Sunday, November 11, 8pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

Stage Russia: Onegin Live Broadcast Saturday, November 17, 1pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Kahnscious: Photographing Architecture: Exhibition Tour with artist Scott Benedict Saturday, November 17, 2pm @ Hudson Hall, 327 Warren Street

Olana Artist on Artist Tour with Baseera Khan Saturday, November 17, 5pm @ Olana State Historic Site, 572 Route 9G, Hudson

Isabella Rossellini Link Link Circus Saturday, November 17, 7.30pm @ Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

Power Dance with SVB Saturday, November 17, 10pm @ The Half Moon, 48 S. Front Street

Met Opera Live: Muhly’s Marnie Sunday, November 18, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Troika: An Evening of Faerietale Dream Music with Dust Bowl Faeries, Luis Mojica and Fredo Viola Sunday, November 18, 8pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

An evening of readings/performances with author of “THE SPUD”, Brielle Brilliant, accompanied by Lace Carter, Leah Danze, and Ren Cook  Monday, November 19, 7pm @ The Spotty Dog, 440 Warren Street

Basilica Farm + Flea  Thanksgiving Weekend event + marketplace: November 23 - 25 @ Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front Street

Miniature Theater: The Pumpernickel Puppets present Peter Rabbit Friday, November 23, 10am and 11.30am @ Olana State Historic Site, 572 Route 9G, Hudson - Wagon House Education Center

NT Live Broadcast: The Madness of King George III Saturday, November 25, 1pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

The Wiyos Friday, November 30, 9pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

DECEMBER

 

Hudson Winter Walk  Saturday, December 1, 5pm - 8pm @ Warren Street followed by fireworks launched from Promenade Hill 

Olana Artist on Artist Tour with Baseera Khan Saturday, December 1, 5pm @ Olana State Historic Site, 572 Route 9G, Hudson

Live Broadcast: Bolshoi Ballet - Don Quixote Sunday, December 2, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Chris Smither  Friday, December 7, 9pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

Miss Sherry Vine - Holiday Edition Saturday, December 9, 8pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

Everett Bradley’s Holidelic Sunday, December 16, 8pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

2019

January

The Paintings of Joseph E. Roberts and Bill Sullivan Exhibition Opening Reception Saturday, January 12, 5pm - 7pm @ Carrie Haddad Gallery, 622 Warren Street - on view January 9 - February 24

Elvis Birthday Bash w/ Mark Gamsjager and the Lustre Kings Saturday, January 19, 9pm @ Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street

 

febRuary

MARCH

Farm Film Fest @ The Crandall Theater, 48 Main Street, Chatham

 

VENUES:

 

Basilica Hudson

110 S. Front Street, Hudson  (518) 822-105; basilicahudson.com

Click here for Basilica Hudson upcoming events

 

Club Helsinki

404 Columbia Street, Hudson  (518) 828-4800; helsinkihudson.com

Click here for Club Helsinki upcoming events

 

The Half Moon

48 S. Front Street  (518) 828-1562; thehalfmoonhudson.com

Click here for The Half Moon upcoming events

 

HUDSON HALL 

327 Warren Street (518) 822-1438; hudsonoperahouse.org

Click here for the Hudson Opera House upcoming events

 

Fisher Center, Bard College

Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson (designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Frank Gehry)

Ticket enquiries (845) 758-7900, general enquiries (845) 758-7914 or fishercenter.bard.edu

Click here for Fisher Center upcoming events

 

Second Ward Foundation

71 North 3rd Street, Hudson; secondward.org

Click here for upcoming events

 

The Spotty Dog

440 Warren Street, Hudson;  (518) 671-6006 

Click here for The Spotty Dog upcoming events

 

Time and Space Limited (TSL)

434 Columbia Street, Hudson  (518) 822-8100; timeandspace.org

Click here for TSL upcoming events

 

CHILDREN'S WORKSHOPS:

 

Kite's Nest

108 S. Front Street, Hudson (518) 620-6378; kitesnest.org

 

RECREATION:

 

Arts Centers

Dia : Beacon

MASS MoCA

OMI International Arts Center

Storm King Art Center

 

Camping

Lake Taghkanic State Park

Taconic (Copake Falls)

Taconic State Park (Rudd Pond Area)

New York Camping Guide

 

Cruises

Hudson Cruises

 

Fishing

Trout season is April - October.  Striped Bass season is March - November.

 

Golf

Columbia Golf & Country Club

Copake Country Club

Dinsmore Golf Club

New York Golf Park

Red Hook Golf Club

Trump National Golf Club

 

Historic Houses

Boscobel

Clermont*

Glenview 

Kykuit - Rockefeller Estate

Lindenwald

Locust Grove

Lyndhurst 

Manitoga - The Russel Wright Design Center

Montgomery Place

Olana*

Philipsburg Manor

Springwood

Staatsburgh

Sunnyside 

Val-Kill

Vancortlandt Manor

Vanderbilt Mansion

Wilderstein*

Hudson River Estates

* closest to Hudson, NY

 

Hiking Trails

Hudson River School Art Trail  

Slide Mountain - Catskills, NY

Blackhead, Black Dome and Thomas Cole - East Jewett, NY

Hunter Mountain, Catskills - Elka Park, NY

Upstate New York hiking trail overview

 

Hot Air Ballooning

New York Balloon Rides

 

Live Theater

Stageworks

Walking The Dog Theater  

 

Public Boating & Education

Hudson Sloop Club

 

Sailing

Tivoli Sailing Company

 

Skiing

Hunter Mountain skiing

Windham Mountain skiing

 

Swimming holes 

Bash Bish Falls - Mt. Washington, MA

Buckwheat - Clermont, NY

Glenarie - Glasco, NY

Kaaterskill Falls - Palenville, NY

Otter Falls - Sundown, NY

Peekamoose Blue Hole - Peekamoose, NY

Rudd Pond, Taconic State Park, NY

Split Rock Hole - Coxing Kill, NY

Stony Creek Falls - Tivoli Bays, NY

Stony Kill Falls - Kerhonkson, NY

Town Park - Woodstock, NY

Twin Lakes - Elizaville, NY 

Unification Theological Seminary - Barrytown, NY

Vernooy Falls/Trail's End - Kerhonkson, NY

 

Tours

Hudson’s GPS Guided Walking Tours enjoy all five walking tours of Hudson free by using the GeoTourist App on your smartphone

Hudson Athens Lighthouse Tours :: Second Saturday 11am - 3pm July - October; Reservations (518) 822-1014; Information (518) 828-5294

Walking Tours of Hudson & Cedar Park Cemetery :: Tours are conducted most Saturdays from June 19 through September. Meet at the flagpole on Parade Hill at the foot of Warren Street, 11 am. The cost is $12 per person. For reservations call (917) 880-6732.

Historic Hudson is a not-for-profit corporation founded in 1996 to promote the preservation of the unique architectural heritage of the City of Hudson, New York. Comprising a remarkable collection of largely intact 18th, 19th, and early 20th century buildings, Hudson is considered by many to be a veritable dictionary of American architectural style. 

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