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The site of the original Woodstock Festival in 1969 now boasts a 10,000 square feet ( 930 square meters) museum to commemorate this historical event and a permanent outdoors performance venue, all on 2,000 acres (810 hectares) of astounding rolling hills.

ANNUAL EVENTS

 

The Hudson Valley and Catskill Regions abound with fairs and festivals of all sorts. You can plan your visit around one of these special events. This page is updated frequently; bookmark it and revisit later!

 

Please contact us if you know of an annual fair or festival we forgot to include!

 

July 2014

1-31: Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Garrison

1-31: Bard Music Festival, Annandale-on-Hudson

2, 9, 16, 23, 30: Woodstock Farm Festival

4-6: Dutchess County Balloon Festival

5: Dutchess Dragon Boat Race & Festival, Poughkeepsie

5, 12, 19, 26: Belleayre Music Festival, Highmount

11-12, 18-19, 25-26: Mount Tremper Summer Arts Festival

11-13: Hudson Project Music & Arts Festival, Saugerties

11-31: Mount Tremper Arts Summer Festival

12: A Fair Day, High Falls

12, 19, 26: New Paltz Piano Festival

12: Brotherhood Wine & Beer Festival, Washingtonville

12: High Falls Fair Day

12-13: Sangria Festival at Robibero Vineyards, New Paltz

17-20: Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival, Oak Hill

17-27: Orange County Fair

18-20: Hudson Valley Chalk Art Festival, New Paltz

18-20: Shandaken Arts Festival and Studio Tour

18: Friends of the Farmer Festival, Copake

19: Windham Chamber Music Festival

19: Wurtsboro Street Fair

19-20: Rosendale Street Festival

19-20: Hudson Valley July Sangria Festival, Marlboro

20: Hudson Rising, Kingston

26: Catskill Forest Festival, Margaretville

26: Ossining Summerfest

26: Friends of the Farmer Festival, Copake

26-27: Putnam County Fair, Carmel

26-27: Bounty of the Hudson Wine Festival,Washingtonville

26-31: Schoharie County Sunshine Fair

27: Austerlitz Blueberry Festival

29-31 : Ulster County Fair, New Paltz

30: Windham Chamber Music Festival

30-31: The Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice

August 2014

1: New Paltz Piano Festival

1-2: Schoharie County Sunshine Fair

1-3: The Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice

1-3: Ulster County Fair, New Paltz

1-3: Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, Hillsdale

1- 2, 7- 9: Belleayre Music Festival, Highmount

1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23: Mount Tremper Summer Arts Festival

1-23: Mount Tremper Arts Summer Festival

1-27: Bard Music Festival, Annandale-on-Hudson

1-31: Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Garrison

1-2: Midsummer Lughnacy Arts Festival, Rosendale

2-3: Antique Fair, Greenwich

2-3: Putnam County International Wine & Food Fest

2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31:New York Renaissance Faire

3: Bon Odori New Paltz Dance Festival

4: Taste of the Hudson Valley Bounty, Chatham

6, 13, 20, 27: Woodstock Farm Festival

7, 9, 13, 16, 19: Shandalee Music Festival, Bethel

8-10: Hudson Music Festival

8-10, 15-17: Bard Music Festival, Annandale-on-Hudson

9-10: Hudson Valley August Sangria Festival, Marlboro

9-10: German Alps Festival, Hunter Mountain

10: Corn Festival, Beacon

10-20: Catskills High Peaks Festival

11-16: Delaware County Fair

12: Athens Street Festival

14-17: Hudson Valley Jazz Fest, Sugar Loaf

15-17: Hudson Valley Ribfest, New Paltz

15-17: One Love Fest, Saugerties

15-17: Kingston Film Festival

16: Windham Chamber Music Festival

16: Hurley Corn Festival

16-17: International Celtic Festival, Hunter Mountain

16, 23, 30: Belleayre Music Festival, Highmount

17: The Bagel Festival, Monticello

17: Between the Tides Festival, Saugerties

17-31: Woodstock Fruit Festival

19-24: Dutchess County Fair, Rhinebeck

21-31: Kingston Festival of the Arts

22-24: Central Catskills Great Outdoors Fest, Margaretville

23: Wine & Sangria Pig Roast Festival, Washingtonville

27-31: Columbia County Fair

29-31: Woodstock Museum Film Festival

30: Wall Street Jazz Festival, Kingston

30-31: Woodstock-New Paltz Arts & Crafts Fair

31: Hooley on the Hudson Irish Festival, Kingston

31: Harvest Festival at Bethel Woods

September 2014

1: Woodstock-New Paltz Arts & Crafts Fair

1: Woodstock Museum Film Festival

1: Columbia County Fair

1, 6-7, 13-14, 20-21: New York Renaissance Faire

3, 10, 17, 24: Woodstock Farm Festival

6-7: Hudson Valley Wine & Food Fest, Rhinebeck

7: Shandalee Music Festival, Bethel

7, 14, 21: Harvest Festival at Bethel Woods

13: Monroe Cheese Festival

13: Hudson Valley Hoptember Harvestfest, LaGrange

14: A Taste of New Paltz

19-21: Woodstock Comedy Festival

20: Ramapo Food Truck Festival

20: Hudson River Craft Beer Festival, Beacon

20-21: Hudson Valley Harvest Festival, New Paltz

27: Friends of the Farmer Festival, Copake

27: Elting Memorial Library Fair, New Paltz

27-28: Benmarl's Harvest Grape Stomping Festival,Marlboro

27-28: Grape Stomp Fest at Robibero Vineyards, New Paltz

27-28: Hudson Valley Garlic Festival, Saugerties

October 2014

1, 8, 15, 22: Woodstock Farm Festival

4: Hudson Valley Bounty Festival, Marlboro

4: Wine Festival at Bethel Woods

11-12: Rhinebeck Antiques Fair

11: Beer Craft Festival at Bethel Woods

12: Pumpkin Festival, Beacon

12: Autumn in Austerlitz Festival

 

PAST EVENTS

September 2013

7: Drum Boogie Festival, Woodstock

7-8: New York Renaissance Faire

14-15: Oktoberfest, Putnam Valley

14-15: Bear Mountain Oktoberfest

20-22: Crafts Fair at Lyndhurst

20-22: Woodstock Comedy Festival

21: Hudson Valley Irish Festival, Peekskill

21: Larkfest, Albany

21: Olanafest, Hudson

21-22: Jennie Belle Pie Festival, Accord

21-22: Bear Mountain Oktoberfest

22: Sacred Earth Festival, Wappingers Falls

28: Cauliflower Festival, Margaretville

28: Town of Esopus Fall Festival

28: Hungry Hollow Farmers Festival, Chestnut Ridge

28: Rosendale Zombie Fest

28-29: Bear Mountain Oktoberfest

29: Blauvet Lions Applefest, Piermont

October 2013

2-6: Woodstock Film Festival

4-6: Hudson Valley Arts Festival at Rhinebeck

5: Hudson Hop & Harvest Festival

5: Huguenot Street Apple Festival & Craft Fair, New Paltz

5: Hudson Valley Bounty Festival, Milton

5-6: Oktoberfest, Hunter Mountain

5-6: Bear Mountain Oktoberfest

5-6: Beets to Feed the World, New Paltz

6: Warwick Apple Fest

6: Mum Festival, Saugerties

6: Eat in the Street Festival, New Paltz

11-13: O+ Festival, Kingston

11-13: Million Women Drummers, New Paltz

11-14: Hudson Highland Fest

11-14: NY Harvest Festival & Freedom Fair, Monticello

12: Celebration of the Arts Festival, New Paltz

12: New Paltz Climbing Film Festival

12: Maple Leaf Festival, Colchester

12: Hudson Valley Wine & Leaf Peeping Fest, Gardiner 

12-13: Oktoberfest, Hunter Mountain

12-13: Benmarl's Harvest Grape Stomping Festival

12-14: Sugarloaf Fall Festival

12-14: Bear Mountain Oktoberfest

13: Kingston Italian Festival

13: Hawthorne Valley Fall Festival

13: Autumn in Austerlitz Festival

17: Hudson Valley Food Truck Festival, Saugerties

19: Pumpkin Festival, Campbell Hall

19: Harvest Party, Millbrook

19: Newburgh Fall Festival

19-20: Sheep & Wool Festival, Rhinebeck

19-20: Bear Mountain Oktoberfest

19-20: Wine & Brew Festival, Hunter Mountain

19-20: Johnny Appleseed Cider Fest, Milton

21: Cooktober Fest, Elmsford

23-27: Film Columbia Festival, Chatham

26: Howl-O-Ween Fest, Wurstboro

26-27: Bear Mountain Oktoberfest

November 2013

1-3: Crafts Fair at Purchase

2: Hudson Valley Brew Fest, Poughkeepsie

3: Taste of the Hudson Valley, Poughkeepsie

4-17: Hudson Valley Restaurant Week

23-24: Wreath Fineries at the Wineries

24: International Pickle Festival, Rosendale

30: Windham Chamber Music Festival

December 2013

7: Sinterklaas, Rhinebeck

7: Frozendale Daze, Rosendale

7: Unison Holiday Craft Fair, New Paltz

8: Piermont Holiday Festival

7-8, 14-15: Wreath Fineries at the Wineries

January 2014

16-18: Albany Chefs' Wine & Food Festival

18: Windham Chamber Music Festival

February 2014

7-10: Catskills Ice Climbing Festival

8: Hudson Valley Rail Trail Winterfest, Highland

8 Wurtsboro Winter Fest

8: Hudson River EagleFest, Croton-on-Hudson

23: Chili Bowl Fiesta, Rosendale

26: Red Hook Film Festival

March 2014

1: Maple Fest & Maple Gras, Olivebridge

10-23: Hudson Valley Restaurant Week

22-23 & 29-30: Maple Weekends

April 2014

3-6: Woodstock Writers' Festival

18-20, 25-27: Hudson Valley Fair, Fishkill

26: Beltane Festival, Rosendale

26: Pine Bush UFO Festival

26-27: Craft Beer & Fine Food Festival, Hunter Mountain

 

May 2014

2-4: Crafts Fair at Lyndhurst

2-4: Hudson Valley Fair, Fishkill

2-4: Catskill Mountains Film Festival, Delhi

3-4: Antique Fair, Greenwich

3: Hudson Valley Garden Fair, Red Hook

3: Ramp Fest, Hudson

3: Beltane Celtic Festival, New Paltz

3: Hudson Children's Book Festival

4: New Paltz Regatta

10: Skyfest: Highland & Poughkeepsie

10: Trailfest, Kingston

10-11: Albany Tulip Festival

17: Gardiner Cupcake Festival

17-18: Wildflower Festival, Kerhonkson

18: Taste of Greater Newburgh

18: Ramapo Food Truck Festival

22: Hudson Valley Food Truck Festival, Saugerties

24: Windham Chamber Music Festival

24-25: Rhinebeck Antiques Fair

24-25: Polish-American Festival, Tappan

24-25: Sugar Loaf Spring Festival

24-25 : Hudson-Berkshire Wine & Food Festival, Chatham

24-26: Woodstock-New Paltz Arts & Crafts Fair

26: Bud Break Sheep Shearing Festival, Marlboro

28: Woodstock Farm Festival

30-31: Wine & Food Festival, New Paltz

 

June 2014

1: Wine & Food Festival, New Paltz

Birds of Prey Day, Brewster

1: Hudson Valley LGTBQ Pride March &Festival, New Paltz

3-8 : Westchester Wine & Food Weekend, Vahalla

4, 11, 18, 25: Woodstock Farm Festival

5-8: Radio Woodstock Mountain Jam Fest VIII, Hunter

6-8: Country Living Fair, Rhinebeck

7: RiverFest, Cornwall-on-Hudson

7: Mount Lebanon Herb Fest, New Lebanon

7-8, 14-15: NY Heritage Weekend Festival

10-30: Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Garrison

13-15: Taste of Country Music Festival, Hunter Mountain

14: Kingston Kayak Festival

14: Paddlefest, New Windsor

14: Rosendale Rocks the River Music Festival

14: Craft Beer Festival, Kerhonkson

14-15: Hudson Valley Bach Fest, Cornwall-on-Hudson, New Paltz & Poughkeepsie

15: Strawberry Festival, Beacon

21: Beer, Bourbon & Bacon Festival, Rhinebeck

21-22: Clearwater Festival, Croton-on-Hudson

27-29: Old Songs Festival, Altamont

27-31: Bard Music Festival, Annandale-on-Hudson