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Upcoming Events At The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum

County NY
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Looking for some spring break events for your little one? Check out these upcoming events at the Mid-Hudson Chilren's Museum in Poughkeepsie, NY.

The First Craft Brew Boogaloo In Saugerties NY

Ulster County NY
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If craft brews are your delight, then you won't want to miss the first Craft Brew Boogaloo in Saugerties NY.

Fact or Fancy Hudson Valley Characters of Legend

County NY
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The Hudson Valley and Catskill Mountains with its mix of cultures and history was a perfect breeding ground for often strange or even scary characters.

Woodcliff Pleasure Park In Poughkeepsie NY

County NY
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In the Hudson Valley of old, a sure fired way to have fun was a day at Woodcliff Pleasure Park in Poughkeepsie.

Christmas Past

County NY
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Here's a teaser of Christmas ads that might have tempted your parents or grandparents.

Maybe A Championship Prize Fight Changed The Columbia County Map

County NY
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How a championship fight that took place in the Hamlet of Boston Corners in 1853 changed the map of Columbia County NY.

Romanticizing The Hudson Valley Past

County NY
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It's not difficult to be a romantic in the Hudson Valley. The area lends itself nicely to those types of thoughts.

No Scare Things To Do With A Pumpkin

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Some no-scare things to do with your pumpkin. From decor to games for kids, your pumpkin can do it all.

There’s More Than Meets The Eye To Beacon’s Dutchess Manor

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There's more than meets the eye to Beacon's Dutchess Manor. There's quite the interesting story behind it all.

What Ever Became Of Henry Hudson?

County NY
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You remember Henry Hudson, don't you? The guy that was looking for a northern passage to Asia but explored the Hudson River instead.

Who In The Hudson Valley Are Huguenots?

County NY
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For those of you who are intellectually squinting and trying to get a clearer image, here's a magnified view of one of these groups, The Huguenots.

Electric Park: A Hudson Valley Amusement Park

County NY
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Electric Park built in 1901 on Kinderhook Lake in Columbia County NY was billed as the largest amusement park between NYC and Montreal.