Tuesday, August 22-Sunday, August 27: It’s the second-largest county fair in the state, and this year’s entertainment includes 3 Doors Down, the Brothers Osborne, the Marshall Tucker Band and the Old Crow Medicine Show.
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Tuesday-Sunday, Aug. 1-6: B. J. Thomas and Oak Ridge Boys headline this year’s musical offerings.
This Saturday, July 22 at 6:30 p.m. at West Point’s Trophy Point, treat the family to “Music under the Stars: Kids’ Night at West Point!” In addition to spectacular views, children get to touch and try out new sounds in the “instrument petting zoo” before the show, at 6 p.m.
Saturday, June 24: Live musical entertainment precedes the movie. Bring your own blankets and chairs. The feature film starts rolling at sundown (approximately 8:30 p.m.).
Make scrimshaw out of soap at the Maritime Museum, ceramics at the Dorsky and hamantaschen at a Purim Carnival.
Storytellers for Hope: St. Baldrick’s and Relay for Life Fundraiser this Sunday, February 19 from 12 noon to 6 p.m. at Twin Lakes Lodge. Bring the kids to this one for 15-minute family photo sessions for only $15, fresh baked goods, hot food, music, raffles, free face-painting; and at 3 p.m., a Cup, Corks & Canvas session begins, the proceeds of which benefit Relay for Life. No appointment is necessary for the photos; just show up, and a cash bar is open all day.
Our weekly roundup of local family-friendly activities. This week includes ukulele lessons, Special Olympics at the New York State Games, learn about firefighting, St. Baldrick’s & Relay for Life Fundraiser, see a real falcon, free entry to national parks, dinosaur workshop, plus several fascinating local history events.
Our weekly roundup of family activities. This week: Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom at Catskill’s Bridge Street Theatre, Luge Challenge at Belleayre Mountain, Hudson River EagleFest, Puppets perform African Adventure Tales at SUNY-Dutchess, Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck presents Jedi Academy, Valentine’s Day fun, Fishkill Model Train & Hobby Show, Sledding party at Clermont, Cookie-decorating at Children’s Museum
Our weekly roundup of family activities. This week includes: DIY Valentine card factory at Poughkidskie, throw soybeans at the Oni ogre in New Paltz, free day at MASS MoCA, Mini golf at Elting Library, bird walk in Woodstock, snowman village and horse-drawn sleighs at Ice Harvest Festival, Birds of prey at Kingston library, and more.
Including: Write It Out special needs writing workshop, SUNY Social Skills Group for Adolescents, Women in Rock Workshop, Kids’ Night Out at MAC Fit Kids in Kingston, Free Bubble Trouble show at SUNY-Dutchess, Birding workshop, snowtubing at Orange County Arboretum, “Winter Wildlife Survival” workshop at Sam’s Point, Little Gym of Kingston hosts “Parent Survival Night” and Coloring Night at Darkside Records in Poughkeepsie