Sojourner’s Picks

  • La Basse Cour Farm Stay Bed and Breakfast

    November 24, 2014,

    La Basse Cour Farm Stay Bed and Breakfast in South Kortright, Ny, is were you can enjoy the wonders and relaxation of escaping to a real farm.

  • Kaatsbaan International Dance Center

    November 24, 2014,

    Kaatsbaan International Dance Center is a permanent international dance center dedicated to the growth, advancement and preservation of professional dance.

  • Hardenburgh Christmas Tree Farm

    November 23, 2014,

    Hardenburgh Christmas Tree Farm provides a wonderful, long-remembered holiday outing- Choose and cut your own Christmas tree.

  • Sushi A La Carte Kosher Sushi

    November 22, 2014,

    Sushi A La Carte is Rockand County's largest Kosher personal sushi delivery service, under strict Rabbinic supervision of Rabbi Zushe Blech.

  • 20 Thanksgiving Pizza Recipes For Leftovers Or Not

    November 21, 2014,

    Why not turn those great Thanksgiving leftovers into America's #1 favorite food, pizza!

  • Bailey's Smokehouse

    November 21, 2014,

    Bailey's Smokehouse smoking process starts with their own BBQ spice marinated overnight, then slow smoked for up to 12 hours using local hard woods.

  • Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center

    November 19, 2014,

    Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center is a not for profit community organization committed to the presentation and production of works of artistic importance.

  • Fred Gillen Jr - Singer Songwriter

    November 17, 2014,

    Since his first solo concert in 1996, Fred Gillen Jr has traveled across the U.S. and Europe singing his songs of hope and struggle at all types of venues.

  • Joshua's Café and Restaurant

    November 16, 2014,

    Joshua's Café and Restaurant is the longest serving restaurant in Woodstock, delighting patrons with high-quality, healthy, delicious food for 40 years!

  • The Crisp Cannoli

    November 16, 2014,

    The Crisp Cannoli creates fresh filled cannoli, with a smooth, creamy filling, cannoli kits, light, creamy mini cheesecakes, and their specialty CRODOs

  • Dallas Hot Wieners

    November 16, 2014,

    For three-quarters of a century Dallas Hot Wieners has been serving up their legendary hot dogs made with their secret sauce.

  • Maybe A Championship Prize Fight Changed The Columbia County Map

    November 15, 2014,

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

  • Ristorante Caterina de' Medici

    November 14, 2014,

    Truly authentic regional Italian cuisine takes center stage at Ristorante Caterina de’ Medici, a sophisticated dining room overlooking the Hudson River.

  • Catskill Lodge Bed and Breakfast

    November 2, 2014,

    Catskill Lodge Bed and Breakfast is a lovely Bed and Breakfast nestled in the Northern Catskill Mountains in the town of Windham, NY.

  • Greentree Handmade Home Furniture

    November 2, 2014,

    GreenTree Home Furniture is a small American furniture company committed to the creation of timeless designs. Don Green, builds each piece, by hand, in his up state New York…

  • Towne Crier Cafe

    November 2, 2014,

    Towne Crier Cafe brings you down-home access to world-class performers and a fine-dining menu emphasizing fresh, local and natural ingredients.

  • The Cottage At Barneche

    October 27, 2014,

    The Cottage at Barneche is a dog friendly vacation cottage in a 100 year old barn on 1 1/2 acres of charming, landscaped and wooded land.

  • Big Kev's Roadside BBQ

    October 26, 2014,

    Big Kev's Roadside BBQ is an eatery on wheels serving up homemade BBQ from a full blown rolling smokery.

  • Global Grill

    October 26, 2014,

    Global Grill takes the best spices from around the world and the freshest ingredients to bring to your table amazing dishes.

  • The Parlor Wood-Fired Pizza

    October 25, 2014,

    At The Parlor, diners can experience the delicate, wood-fired soul of Neapolitan pizza spun with carefully-sourced, local, and seasonal ingredients.

Hudson Valley Sojourner | A Guide To The Hudson River Valley

Dutchess County NY

Dutchess County NY in the Hudson Valley is a wonderful blend of lifestyles ranging from serene hamlets to city excitement. The county is dotted with farms of all types, historical sites, bistros and restaurants, and enough attractions and activities to satisfy even the most energetic sojourner.

Karen’s Kitchen Creations Bakery and Catering

Karen's Kitchen Creations is focused on providing high-quality food and desserts. Custom orders are her specialty.

Kaatsbaan International Dance Center

Kaatsbaan International Dance Center is a permanent international dance center dedicated to the growth, advancement and preservation of professional dance.

Wonderland Tree Farm

For over 30 years, Wonderland Tree Farm has offered an authentic winter experience with "cut your own" Christmas Trees.

SmokyRock BBQ Barbecue Restaurant

SmokyRock BBQ in Rhinebeck, NY, is a unique culinary experience featuring the freshest ingredients, signature techniques, and authentic traditions.

Ristorante Caterina de’ Medici

Truly authentic regional Italian cuisine takes center stage at Ristorante Caterina de’ Medici, a sophisticated dining room overlooking the Hudson River.

Towne Crier Cafe

Towne Crier Cafe brings you down-home access to world-class performers and a fine-dining menu emphasizing fresh, local and natural ingredients.

Red Hook Curry House

Whether you prefer mild dishes, such as Chicken Korma, or extremely spicy fare, such as Chicken Vindaloo, Red Hook Curry House has dishes for all tastes.

Schatzi’s Pub

The kitchen at Schatzi's Pub serves up an array of dishes that range from American pub, German staples, and their own spin on American/gastro pub.

Tiramisu Italian Restaurant

Located in the beautiful Hudson Valley's, Hopewell Junction, Tiramisu Italian Restaurant is a family owned, rustic, Italian, Tuscany style restaurant.

Rusty’s Farm Fresh Eatery

Rusty's Farm Fresh Eatery in Red Hook, NY uses only the freshest food, from local hand-picked ingredients with no added fats, msg or preservatives.

Plan Bee Farm Brewery

Plan Bee Farm Brewery brews 100% New York State beer from the yeast that grows on their fruit, to the grain & hops in their fields.

Creekside Acres Fiber Farm

Creekside Acres Fiber Farm is a small, family run farm located in the heart of the Hudson Valley.

Serge Young, Architect

Serge Young, Architect creates spaces and places that inspire people, promote healthy living, connect people to the broader world & are sensitive to nature.

Ku Yah Caribbean Restaurant

Ku Yah Caribbean Restaurant is a full-service Poughkeepsie NY restaurant specializing in authentic Jamaican and West Indian cuisine.

Helen Hosking Enamel Jewelry and Sculpture

Helen Hosking enamel jewelry is executed on sterling silver and 18k gold creating beautiful, contemporary, and wearable works of art.

The Blue Olive

The Blue Olive is a premium olive oil and vinegar tasting room featuring extra virgin olive oils and ultra-premium varietal olive oils.

Poughkeepsie Mini Maker Faire

The Poughkeepsie Mini Maker Faire is a fun and family-friendly event that celebrates what the mid-Hudson Valley is inventing, making and creating.

Gigi Trattoria

Gigi Trattoria menus honor traditional Mediterranean dishes through the innovative use of ingredients that feature the bounty of the Hudson Valley.

Rosini Antique Restoration

Rosini Antique Restoration in Millerton, NY, specializes in furniture repair, antique restoration and personalized service.

Balsamo Antiques and Interior Design

Balsamo Antiques and Interior Design is housed in a renovated 1837 church in the bucolic Town of Pine Plains, NY — just 1 3/4 hours north of Manhattan and 20 minutes south of Hudson, NY.

Balsamo Antiques and Interior Design offers an eclectic mix of European 18th, 19th, and 20th century […]

Hudson Valley Skin Care

Hudson Valley Skin Care is to proudly incorporate fresh, local Hudson Valley made ingredients into their products as often as possible.

North Winds Lavender Farm

North Winds Lavender Farm sells quality products made from naturally grown lavender from their own family farm.

Rhinebeck Farmers Market

The Rhinebeck Farmers Market began back in 1994 when a group of residents and business people organized with the goal of creating a venue to promote Hudson Valley agricultural products and to enhance the social and economic vitality of the Town and Village of Rhinebeck.

The Rhinebeck Farmers Market has since evolved into […]

Denning’s Point Distillery

Denning's Point Distillery in Beacon NY crafts fine, artisanal spirits using the highest quality grains from NY State farms.

Daddy O’s Restaurant

Daddy O's Restaurant in Hopewell Junction NY is a family-style restaurant located on the Dutchess County Rail Trail.

Sukhothai Restaurant

Sukhothai Restaurant offers an authentic Thai cuisine menu ranging from traditional dishes, such as Pad Thai and Som Tam, to custom dishes.

Seoul Kitchen

Seoul Kitchen is a Beacon NY restaurant serving authentic home-style Korean food.

Wild Hive Farm Organic Flour

Wild Hive Farm grinds their organic grains fresh each week, so you get 100% of the germ and the full nutritional value and flavor.

Culture Café-Bar

Culture Café-Bar is a modern cafe located in Beacon, NY, serving a fusion of savory meals and specialty beer, wine, espresso drinks, teas, desserts.

The Queen Bee Bakery Gluten Free

The Queen Bee Bakery is dedicated to making the most delicious gluten-free, allergy friendly baked goods the way you remember them.

Samantha Lauren Photographie

Samantha Lauren Photographie offers wedding and engagement photography with a unique and refreshing photographic style.

Peachwave Frozen Yogurt Self Serve

Peachwave Frozen Yogurt provides a variety of frozen yogurt flavors topped with your choice of fresh fruit, dry fruit, and healthy & fun toppings.

Clancey’s Cafe and Creamery

Clancy's Cafe and Creamery in Hyde Park, NY, uses the finest ingredients to produce their Hudson Valley homemade ice cream and delicious food.

Oakwood Friends School

Oakwood Friends School is New York State's oldest co-educational boarding and day school. An independent, college preparatory school serving grades 6-12.

Black Eyed Suzie’s Catering and Food Stand

Black Eyed Suzie's specializes in casually elegant menus that celebrate the seasons using fresh, local produce and natural meats & poultry from local farms.

Middle Main Initiative

Through advocacy, collaboration and action, Middle Main is working to build a strong, vibrant and creative neighborhood of choice in Poughkeepsie, NY.

JustAbout Fudge

JustAbout Fudge in Fishkill NY is a husband and wife team that works side by side, striving to be the best handmade fudge around.

The Red Hook Country Inn

The Red Hook Country Inn is a lovely 10 room fully accessible B&B in an 1841 Federal Colonial in the heart of the charming village of Red Hook, NY.

Betsy Jacaruso Studio and Gallery

Watercolorist, Betsy Jacaruso has gained the reputation for being not only a talented painter, but also a gifted instructor

Rossi Farm Beef

Rossi Farm currently raise Hereford beef cows with no growth hormones or antibiotics. They direct market to local customers by the side or split side.