Cut Your Own Christmas Trees

Want to give that Christmas Tree a personal touch? Try cutting your own tree. It's a great way to get the perfect Christmas Tree while having a fun family outing in the Hudson Valley.
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A Hudson Valley Gift

If you're looking for that something special in the way of holiday gifts, then look no further than the offerings from the many fine artisans and crafters right here in the Hudson River Valley.
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For Your Holiday Table

Add that extra "special" to your holiday meals with locally raised and prepared meats and poultry. Be it naturally or grass-fed raised, it's all available here in the Hudson Valley.
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Kids Programs

Ashokan Music and Dance

Ulster County, NY

The mission of Ashokan Music and Dance is to support and promote preservation and innovation in traditional music and dance.

Teatown Lake Reservation

Westchester County, NY

Teatown Lake Reservation is a nonprofit, environmental organization with an 1,000 acre nature preserve and education center in the Lower Hudson Valley.

Orange County Farmers Museum

Orange County, NY

The Orange County Farmers Museum offers an extensive collection of farming implements and tools, hands on demonstrations and free events.

The Manitou School

Putnam County, NY

The Manitou School in Cold Spring NY uses progressive teaching methods, and features a warm, engaging environment where children can learn and grow.

The Paul Green Rock Academy

Ulster County, NY

The Paul Green Rock Academy is a performance based, interactive music school, based on a method honed over the past 17 years.

Bard Math Circle

Dutchess County, NY

The Bard Math Circle is a mathematics enrichment program for upper elementary and middle school students, families, and teachers.

Community Family Development Center

Dutchess County, NY

Community Family Development Center provides infant, toddler, pre-school, universal pre-kindergarten, after school care, and summer programming.

Hudson Valley Farm To School

Putnam County, NY

Hudson Valley Farm To School offers a comprehensive resource for schools to promote student wellness through the use of fresh, local farm produce.

Greene County Youth Fair

Greene County, NY

The Greene County Youth Fair celebrates it's longtime tradition of agriculture and honors the young people who will keep the legacy alive for years to come.

Rainbow’s End Butterfly Farm and Nursery

Dutchess County, NY

Rainbow’s End Butterfly Farm and Nursery supplies Habitat Kits and plants grown without pesticides or chemicals for attracting specific butterflies.

Hudson Valley Youth Wind Ensembles

Ulster County, NY

Hudson Valley Youth Wind Ensembles works with teen and pre-teen band students to provide a fun, innovative, outstanding musical opportunity.

Music Conservatory of Westchester

Westchester County, NY

Founded in 1929, the Music Conservatory of Westchester is the oldest and largest community arts school in a five-county region serving 300 students.

Tilly Foster Farm Museum

Putnam County, NY

Tilly Foster Farm Museum is a preservation, farming and educational endeavor of the Society for the Preservation of Putnam County Antiquities and Greenways.

Phillies Bridge Farm Project

Ulster County, NY

Phillies Bridge Farm Project is a non-profit organization promoting agriculture that is ecologically sound, community oriented, and economically viable.

EMBARK – Peekskill Performing & Literary Arts

Westchester County, NY

A coalition of performing and literary artists and community members committed to the establishment of a Performing and Literary Arts Center for Peekskill.

The Open Eye Theater

Delaware County, NY

The Open Eye Theater serves the greater Margaretville NY area and surrounding communities with quality live theater productions.

Beacon Theatre

Dutchess County, NY

Beacon Theatre programs include comedy, concerts, art, performing arts classes, children’s programming and main stage theatrical shows.

Hanford Mills Museum

Delaware County, NY

Hanford Mills Museum maintains a remarkable collection of over 50,000 objects housed in twelve of the sixteen buildings that comprise the site.

Steffi Nossen School of Dance

Westchester County, NY

Steffi Nossen School of Dance dance programs provide sound, sequential curriculum and performance opportunities that foster artistic development.

Fabrication : Creative Lounge and Silk Screen Studio

Dutchess County, NY

Fabrication is a gallery, retail and workshop space located in Beacon, NY which explores and celebrates fabric design, silk screening, digital printing, hand dyeing and creative surface applications.

They offer workshops and classes in silk screening and surface design at their creekside studio by Beacon Falls.