Lauryn Starke

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27 Hudson Valley Restaurants Earn Wine Spectator Awards

Wine Spectator recognizes the top restaurants for wine across the world, with many Hudson Valley establishments among this year's winners.

7 Rooftop Bars and Restaurants in the Hudson Valley

Rooftop bars are ideal destinations for summer evenings in the Valley. Enjoy local beer, wine, or a cocktail at these sky-high hangout spots.

Where to Watch Fourth of July Fireworks Around the Hudson Valley

Celebrate Independence Day and summer across the Hudson Valley with live music, food vendors, and—of course—dazzling fireworks shows.

Dine With Dad at These Hudson Valley Restaurants on Father’s Day

Make this Father's Day memorable with a delectable meal that dad will love from one of these Hudson Valley restaurants.

A Foodie’s Summer Bucket List in the Hudson Valley

End the summer on a high note, foodies! Can you eat your way through this food-centric bucket list before autumn arrives?

Going to the New York Renaissance Faire? Here’s What to Expect

The Renaissance Faire is back in the Hudson Valley, bringing Elizabethan England, creative costumes, and exciting entertainment with it.

Where to Go for Ice Cream Sandwiches in the Hudson Valley

Ready to up your ice cream game? Fend off the dog days of summer with an ice cream sandwich at these Hudson Valley ice cream shops.

9 Places to Purchase Pottery in the Hudson Valley

There are plenty of studios selling pottery in the Hudson Valley. Stop by for the perfect gift, or stock up on pieces for your home.

This Hudson Valley Castle Engagement Shoot Will Blow You Away

A love for fantasy led this couple to plan their fairytale, medieval-themed engagement shoot at Breitenbach Castle in Altamont.

The Van Valkenburgh House Pairs Contemporary With Country

Located in Columbia County, The Van Valkenburgh House hides contemporary touches inside a marvelously traditional aesthetic.

Our Excellence in Nursing Awards take place on May 1!

Our Best of Hudson Valley ballot is open through March 31!

Unveiled: A Boutique Bridal Brunch is February 25!

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