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Area Attractions Summer 2022

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Summer is the perfect time to explore exciting Hudson Valley destinations! Enjoy visiting long-time favs and have fun exploring new must-visit sites. Be inspired by what you find right in your neighborhood!

area attractions bethel woods

Rediscover peace, love, and so much more

On the grounds where the 1969 Woodstock festival was held, we are still all about peace and love. Through the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts’ 16,000-person outdoor amphitheater; a museum dedicated to the greatest festival of all time and the decade that led up to it; and programs for creatives of all ages, get lost in the legacy of the place where people went to find themselves. With festivals, special events, a gift shop, and café, there’s something for everyone. For concert tickets, exhibit information, and a full calendar of events, visit

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
200 Hurd Rd

dutchess county fair attractions

Indulge in family fun! 

The 175th Dutchess County Fair in beautiful Rhinebeck takes place August 24-29. Come enjoy the agricultural bounty of Dutchess County with thousands of farm animals, beautiful horticulture, endless shopping, thrilling midway rides, and of course, delicious foods all spread out over 150 acres! Free Grandstand entertainment is featured, including headlining acts, Tuesday through Friday night with paid admission. There’s endless entertainment around every corner! Buy your advance discount tickets online at We can’t wait to see you!

Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6636 U.S. 9

valley restaurant the garrison attractions

Discover a hidden gem and make new memories

Nestled in the idyllic Hudson Highlands, just an hour north of Manhattan, The Garrison comprises 300 stunning acres with a world-class view of the Hudson River to the distant Catskill mountains. Our countryside retreat provides the bridal couple a choice of banquet rooms, stone-flagged covered terraces, and a ceremony site with the perfect backdrop. Located on the ground of The Garrison, Valley Restaurant offers a dining experience unlike any other. Open year-round, our all-seasonal American cuisine showcases ingredients from farmers in the region. Valley’s menu changes with the season and according to what is perfectly ripe that day. Our intimate seven-room Inn offers guests a tranquil oasis from their daily routine. Whether you are planning a wedding, grabbing a bite to eat, or staying at our beautiful inn, The Garrison is the place for making memories that last a lifetime.

Valley Restaurant at The Garrison
2015 Rte 9

area attractions hudson shore estate

Retreat to charm and comfort

Hudson Shore Estate is a charming and expansive retreat center located in the heart of the Hudson Valley. It is available for private retreats and events as well as a full range of film production. In an exquisitely restored and fully renovated historic mansion, the estate has an 8,000 square-foot interior and 4,000 square-foot porch. Contemporary furnishings and lighting complement the original architectural detail. Providing modern comfort, the estate features six spacious bedrooms, which can accommodate up to 12 adults with an additional two-bedroom carriage house. Multiple common areas with working gas fireplaces are available for meetings, presentations, and social gatherings. The interior includes a Design B Teak Sauna, and gym with a Peloton bike. For outdoor enjoyment, the patio has a large lounge area with plush outdoor sofas and fire pit table that leads to the walkway down to the stunning 40-foot lap pool and pool house. Hudson Shore Estate is located 90 minutes from New York City and is easily accessible by Metro North and Amtrak.

Hudson Shore Estate
9 Chambers Rd
West Park

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Try a new dining destination

After operating the famed Il Barilotto in the village of Fishkill for almost two decades, restaurateur, Scott Rosenberg has moved down the street to open “Il Figlio Enoteca.”  Il Figlio (translates to “the son”) is a multi-level restaurant focusing on bringing the flavors of Italy and the Mediterranean to the Hudson Valley. Combine that with an expansive cocktail and wine program and you have one of the most anticipated restaurant openings for 2021!

Il Figlio Enoteca
992 Main St
Facebook: Il Figlio Enoteca
Instagram: @ilfigliofishkill

Savor award-winning wines and soak in the view

Tucked on a hillside in Dutchess County, Milea Estate Vineyard garnered fame shortly after its debut. It has since been named the Best Winery in the Hudson Valley by Hudson Valley magazine and even attained the distinction of being New York’s best Cabernet Sauvignon winery, best gin distillery, and having the best Cabernet Franc in New York state. Wednesday through Sunday, the winery opens its doors to guests for tastings along its scenic outdoor patio.

Milea Estate Vineyard
450 Hollow Rd

renu medispa

Treat yourself to posh pampering

Renu Medispa is a posh haven of comfort, beauty, and overall wellness in the Hudson Valley. Renu is ready to help you curate a luxurious, one-of-a-kind self-care experience for yourself or you and your partner, spouse, or friend(s) for any occasion. Think outside of the box for your brunch, pre-dinner pampering, special event, or customized spa day. Consider a “Bubbly and Botox” party, a girls/guys day for Hydrafacial or Diamond Glow “Glow Ups” and champagne to prepare for a special event or a special treat during your stay-cation, or perhaps rejuvenate at the end of your travel time with “morning after” group IV Vitamin infusions and continental breakfast party. Renu offers a luxury medical spa experience from head to toe with the most current, cutting-edge technologies and services by Board Certified medical providers. The environment at Renu is welcoming and warm with friendly, knowledgeable staff. Not only will we pamper you and your guests, we’ll coordinate a creative, fun, memorable visit.

Renu Medispa
942 Rte 376, Suite 17
Wappingers Falls


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Courtesy Historic Hudson River Towns

Enjoy spectacular views while strolling over the Hudson

Bring the whole family to walk, bike, or run across the 12-foot-wide shared-use path across the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge connecting Rockland and Westchester counties. Enjoy spectacular views from themed glass platforms, interpretive displays, and public art overlooking the serene Hudson River or listen to a mobile audio tour available to download hands-free on your excursion at Historic Hudson River Towns Mobile Audio Tours or the TravelStorys app through the App Store or Google Play. After your excursion, be sure to visit the quaint riverfront Village of Nyack known for its fine restaurants, boutique shopping, arts and entertainment, and beautiful Victorian homes.

Rockland County Tourism

 stissing center

Be entertained, stay, dine, enjoy!

The Stissing Center opened its doors in 2019, having transformed a 1915 building into a new performing arts and cultural center. Since our first concert with Wynton Marsalis, The Stissing Center is bringing new audiences and old friends to Pine Plains — to be entertained, stay, dine, enjoy, visit, and celebrate in our small agrarian town. With music, arts, drama, and film, The Stissing Center is truly Your Stage Next Door®, with something for everyone.

The Stissing Center
2950 Church St
Pine Plains

dog in poolTreat your furbaby to a one-of-a-kind fun-cation!

Voted #1 in Pet Care by our amazing customers! We are highly recommended by leading veterinarians and pet professionals. Our luxury facility in Mahopac, is the resort Fun-cation your furbaby deserves, giving you peace-of-mind on your vacation. We offer luxury lodging, fun doggie daycare, professional training, and spa services. With nine K9™ Grass play yards, your pup can swim, play ball, tag, chase bacon bubbles or snuggle up to a loving team member. At night, a comfy bed in a spacious suite, DogTV and soothing music lulls your furbaby to sleep. The dog-days-of-Summer are here, so call us today to make your pup’s reservations!

Wiggles Resort
300 Baldwin Place Rd

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