ONGOING EVENTS, EXHIBITIONS & WORKSHOPS

 

TSL Movies @ Time & Space Limited, 434 Columbia Street

Helsinki Open Mic  Tuesdays 7pm - 11pm (sign up @ 6pm) @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia 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 @ The Spotty Dog, 440 Warren Street

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

The Anatomy of a Room Group Show @ The Gilded Owl, 105 Warren Street

Jared Buckhiester "Cessation of Violence" Exhibition  through February 26 @ John Davis Gallery, 362 1/2 Warren Street

FUTURE NOW Exhibition - works by Joseph Conrad-Ferm & Mike Richison  through March 7 @ FRG Objects & Design Gallery, 217 Warren Street, 2nd Floor 

Americana Exhibition  through March 12 @ Carrie Haddad Gallery, 622 Warren Street

5x5: Participatory Provocations Architecture Exhibition  through March 12  @ OMI International Arts Center, 1405 County Route 22, Ghent

Chloe Zerwick: Inside the Box Exhibition  through March 26 @ Hudson Opera House, 327 Warren Street

Will Duty, Cody Hoyt, and Fabienne Lasserre Exhibition  through March 26 @ Jeff Bailey Gallery, 127 Warren Street 

Andres Serrano: Selected Works 1984-2015 Exhibition @ The School, Jack Shainman Gallery, 5 Broad Street, Kinderhook

Home Room: A Multimedia Group Exhibition @ The School, Jack Shainman Gallery, 5 Broad Street, Kinderhook

Follies Function and Form: Imagining Olana's Summer House Exhibition  through April 22 @  The Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place, New York, NY 10012

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

 

March

 

Bernadette Mayer: An Evening of Poetry  Friday, March 3, 6.30pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Rhiannon Giddens & Dirk Powell  Friday, March 3, 9pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

The Met Opera Live: Rusalka  Saturday, March 4, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

House Rules Cafe Open House  Saturday, March 4, 4pm @ House Rules Cafe, 757 Columbia Street

Melinda Stickney-Gibson "Thinkings" Exhibition Opening  Saturday, March 4, 6pm - 8pm @ John Davis Gallery, 362 1/2 Warren Street

Botanica w/ DJ Ephraim Asili  Saturday, March 4, 9pm @ The Half Moon, 48 S. Front Street

Classics on Hudson Family Concert: ETHEL perform excerpts from Circus: Lives Behind the Big Top   Sunday, March 5, 3pm @ Hudson Opera House, 327 Warren Street

Americana at STAIR 18th & 19th Century Fine and Applied Arts Auction  Saturday, March 11, 11am  @ STAIR Galleries, 549 Warren Street

The Met Opera Live: La Traviata  Saturday, March 11, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Bindlestiff Family Cirkus Cabin Fever Cabaret  Saturday, March 11, 9pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street - Adult Show

Behind-The-Scenes Winter Tour  Sunday, March 12, 1pm & 3.30pm @ Main House, Thomas Cole National Historic Site, 218 Spring Street, Catskill

Indigo & Shibori Dye Workshop   Sunday, March 12, 1pm - 4pm @ Drop Forge & Tool, 442 Warren Street

Stage Russia Live Broadcast: The Black Monk  Sunday, March 12, 1pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Sunday Salons: Buried Treasure: Thomas Cole’s Decoration Of Cedar Grove  Sunday, March 12, 2pm - 3pm @ Thomas Cole National Historic Site, 218 Spring Street, Catskill

Bindlestiff Family Cirkus Family Matinee  Sunday, March 12, 3pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street - Children's Show

Conservatory Orchestra with guest conductor Marcelo Lehninger  Sunday, March 12, 3pm @ Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

Bardavon Gala: An Evening with Aretha Franklin  Sunday, March 12, 7pm @ Bardavon, 35 Market Street, Poughkeepsie

Retro Exhibition  March 15 - April 30 @ Carrie Haddad Gallery, 622 Warren Street

The Met Opera Live: La Traviata  Saturday, March 18, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Stage Russia Live Broadcast: The Black Monk  Saturday, March 18, 1pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Catskill Jazz Factory French Connection: Les Belles Chansons Françaises  Saturday, March 18, 7.30pm @ LUMA Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

The Bolshoi Ballet Live Cinema: A Contemporary Evening  Sunday, March 19, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Modern/Mix Exposition Auction  Friday, March 24, 6pm  @ STAIR Galleries, 549 Warren Street

Elise Testone  Friday, March 24, 9pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

The Met Opera Live: Idomeneo  Saturday, March 25, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

INTERLOCK: Color & Contrast in Abstraction Exhibition Opening Reception  Saturday, March 25, 5pm - 7pm  @ Carrie Haddad Gallery, 622 Warren Street - March 22 through April 30

The Golf Sale: Fine & Decorative Arts Exposition Auction  Wednesday, March 29, 2pm  @ STAIR Galleries, 549 Warren Street

Struttin' with the Stars Act II  Fashion Show  Wednesday, March 29, 7.30pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

An evening with Deborah Hanlon  Friday, March 30, 6pm - 9.30pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express  Friday, March 31, 9pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

 

April

 

The Met Opera Live: Idomeneo  Saturday, April 1, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Vilaykorn Sayaphet "Cross Country with Ari" Exhibition Artist Reception Saturday, April 1, 6pm - 8pm @ John Davis Gallery, 362 1/2 Warren Street - through April 23

Guilty Pleasure Rock the Fool's Run After Party  Saturday, April 1, 8.30pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

Xylouris White, Pigeons  Friday, April 7, 8pm @ The Half Moon, 48 S. Front Street

Sarah Kilborne "The Lavender Blues"  Friday, April 7, 8pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

The Dream of Gerontius presented by Bard College Conservatory of Music and The Orchestra Now  Saturday, April 8, 8pm @ Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

James McMurtry  Saturday, April 8, 9pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

The Bolshoi Ballet Live Cinema: A Hero of Our Time  Sunday, April 9, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Behind-The-Scenes Winter Tour  Sunday, April 9, 1pm & 3.30pm @ Main House, Thomas Cole National Historic Site, 218 Spring Street, Catskill

Sunday Salons: “A Painter’s Paradise”: Thomas Cole And His Transformative Experience In Florence, 1831-32  Sunday, April 9, 2pm - 3pm @ Thomas Cole National Historic Site, 218 Spring Street, Catskill

The Dream of Gerontius presented by Bard College Conservatory of Music and The Orchestra Now  Sunday, April 9, 2pm @ Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

Varla Jean Merman  Sunday, April 9, 7pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

Catskill Jazz Factory French Connection: Whisper of a Shadow: An Homage to Louis Moreau Gottschalk  Friday, April 14, 7.30pm @ LUMA Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

Stage Russia Live Broadcast: Three Comrades  Sunday, April 15, 6.30pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Neil Gaiman and American Gods  Saturday, April 15, 7.30pm @ Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

English, Continental & American Fine Art, Furniture and Decorations Fine Auction  Saturday, April 22 - 23, 11am @ STAIR Galleries, 549 Warren Street

The Met Opera Live: Eugene Onegin  Saturday, April 22, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

The Proprietors Ball: Grand Re-Opening of Historic Hudson Opera House  Saturday, April 22 @ Hudson Opera House, 327 Warren Street

Bartók's The Miraculous Mandarin presented by The Orchestra Now  Saturday, April 22, 8pm @ Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

Bridget Kearney  Saturday, April 22, 9pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

English, Continental & American Fine Art, Furniture and Decorations Fine Auction  Sunday, April 23, 11am @ STAIR Galleries, 549 Warren Street

Bartók's The Miraculous Mandarin presented by The Orchestra Now  Sunday, April 23, 2pm @ Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

Gabriel Tajeu Fundraiser for the Columbia-Greene Humane Society  Sunday, April 23, 7pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

Greg Brown  Friday, April 28, 9pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

24 Hour Drone: Experiments in Sound and Music   Saturday, April 29, 12pm through Sunday, April 30, 12pm @ Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front Street

The Met Opera Live: Eugene Onegin  Saturday, April 29, 12.55pm @ TSL, 434 Columbia Street

Sanford R. Gifford in the  Catskills Exhibition Opens  Sunday, April 30 @ New Studio, Thomas Cole National Historic Site, 218 Spring Street, Catskill - through October 29

Classics on Hudson: Serious Fun with Young Composers Family Concert  Sunday, April 30, 3pm @ Hudson Opera House, 327 Warren Street

The Backdoor Boys "Bring on the Men!"  Sunday, April 30, 7pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

 

May

 

Figures and Landscapes Exhibition  May 3 - June 18 @ Carrie Haddad Gallery, 622 Warren Street

Basilica Farm & Flea Spring Market  Saturday, May 6, 10am - 6pm @ Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front Street

Basilica Farm & Flea Spring Market  Sunday, May 7, 11am - 5pm @ Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front Street

Catskill Jazz Factory: Celebrating 100 Years of Jazz  Saturday, May 13, 8pm @ Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

Shannon McNally  Saturday, May 13, 9pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

Sean Rowe  Thursday, May 18, 8pm @ Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia Street

Luisi Conducts Beethoven and Brahms presented by The Orchestra Now  Sunday, May 28, 1pm @ Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

 

June

 

Hudson Flag Day Parade  Saturday, June 10 @ Warren Street

(Freak) Flag Day  Saturday, June 10 @ Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front Street

Walkway Marathon, Hudson Valley, New York  Sunday, June 11 @ start/finish point : Marist College, Poughkeepsie, NY

Out Hudson  June 16 - 18 

Path Through History Weekend  June 17 - 18 

Mountain Jam  June 16 - 18  @ 64 Klein Avenue, Hunter Mountain, NY

Hudson River Exchange Summer Market  June 23 - 24 @ Henry Hudson Riverfront Park, Hudson

Bard SummerScape  June 30 - August 20  @ Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

 

July

 

Olana '67 Summer Party: Celebrating 50 Years as a Public Work of Art  Saturday, July 22, 6pm - 8pm @ Olana State Historic Site, 5720 Route 9G, Hudson

 

August

 

Bard Music Festival: Chopin and His World: Chopin, the Piano, and Musical Culture of the 19th Century  August 11 - 13 @ Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

Bard Music Festival: Chopin and His World: Originality and Virtuosity  August 18 - 20 @ Fisher Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson

 

September

 

Hudson River Ramble  every weekend in September

Basilica SoundScape  September 15 - 17 @ Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front Street

Basilica Non-Fiction Screening Series  @ Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front Street - September through November

 

October

 

Basilica Non-Fiction Screening Series  @ Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front Street

O+ Festival  October 6 - 8 @ Kingston, NY

Path Through History Weekend  October 7 - 9

Hudson Halloween Parade & Trick or Treat  Sunday, October 29 @ Warren Street - parade starts at 7th Street Park 

 

November

 

Basilica Non-Fiction Screening Series  @ Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front Street

Basilica Farm & Flea Holiday Market  November 24 - 26 @ Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front Street

 

December

 

Winter Walk  @ Warren Street followed by fireworks at Promenade Hill

 

 

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 Opera House

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

 

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. Click here for Historic Hudson's Warren Street Tour Map.

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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