Events
Slideshow: Craft Beer Boogaloo

Slideshow: Craft Beer Boogaloo

Photos by Alen Fetahi   Radio Woodstock’s Craft Beer Boogaloo at Cantine Field Saturday, May 23 included live music and beer from over 75 breweries
Saugerties Memorial Day service Saturday 5/30

Saugerties Memorial Day service Saturday 5/30

Saugerties American Legion Post 72 will conduct a Memorial Day service on the traditional day, Saturday, May 30, on the post grounds, beginning at 6 p.m. The Saugerties Community Band will play several selections one half-hour before and during the service. Following the ceremony, refreshments will be served in the banquet hall and the Military...
This weekend in Saugerties

This weekend in Saugerties

Carol Zaloom print exhibit at Opus 40 An exhibit of linocuts and monoprints by Saugerties-based artist Carol Zaloom will open on Saturday, May 23 at Opus 40. A reception will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The show will feature recent work and old favorites. The show runs through the end of June. More information is...
Saugerties' Hudson Project music festival 'on hold'

Saugerties’ Hudson Project music festival ‘on hold’

There may be some events at Winston Farm this year, but another big electronic music festival won’t be one of them. “The Hudson Project is on hold for the moment,” said Michael Lang, who represents the property owners. “It’s not coming back this year.” Last year’s event was held July 11-13 at the former site of...
Cell phone health hazards the subject of film

Cell phone health hazards the subject of film

The Woodstock Smart Meter Forum is sponsoring the Hudson Valley premiere of “Mobilize,” a new documentary on the cell phone industry, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10 at the Woodstock Public Library, 5 Library Ln., Woodstock. The film explores the long-term health effects from cell phone radiation and the harsh challenges activists face getting precautionary legislation...
Saugerties New Year’s Eve ball drop

Saugerties New Year’s Eve ball drop

A New Year’s Eve Ball Drop in the village will be held Wednesday, Dec. 31 in the Reis parking lot, conducted by Mayor William Murphy and Police Chief Joe Sinagra. Live music by the band 90 proof starts at 11 p.m. Solo cups only for alcohol. The family event will include a performance at SebSi...
On-stage magic at annual Christmas Carol ballet

On-stage magic at annual Christmas Carol ballet

Photos by Alen Fetahi   One doesn’t have to travel to New York City to see onstage magic in a holiday production. All the charm one could imagine was on display at the Ulster Performing Arts Center (UPAC) this past weekend as the Saugerties-based Ulster Ballet Company presented “A Christmas Carol” in three performances for...
Holiday in the Village

Holiday in the Village

Youngsters could be forgiven if they were a bit confused by the abundance of Santa Clauses at this year’s Holiday in the Village celebrations. There were Santas in the banks, at the coffee roasters, on the street, in the shops, at the Kiersted House and as part of the Festival of Lights parade. Would such...
Saugerties Holiday in the Village Dec. 7

Saugerties Holiday in the Village Dec. 7

No one does a village-wide holiday celebration quite like Saugerties. This year will be no different. Holiday in the Village will include a holiday market, music and toy giveaways, live mannequins, free horse carriage rides, kids’ crafts, Santa at the Kiersted House, a petting zoo, entertainment and surprises followed by the tree and menorah lighting...
Christmas Fair benefits animal shelter

Christmas Fair benefits animal shelter

A Christmas Fair will be held at the Saugerties Transfer Station, 1765 Rt. 212, on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Organizers invite the public to have an “old fashioned Christmas” with “old fashioned ornaments.” For more info, call 246-6211 or 246-5411.
Saugerties marks Veterans Day

Saugerties marks Veterans Day

Photos by Doug Freese   Jim Gage, a past commander of American Legion Post 72, told the story of the Unknown Soldier in lieu of his usual talk on the history of Veterans Day during the ceremonies held at the post last Tuesday morning. An unknown soldier was selected in Great Britain in 1920 to...
New Year's Ball Drop set for Saugerties

New Year’s Ball Drop set for Saugerties

While the Saugerties Area Chamber of Commerce is still meeting to work out all the details of the event, the start of 2015 will be marked by a ball drop at Reis Parking Lot at midnight on New Year’s Eve. The village decided to set up the event after noticing Kingston had stolen its normal...

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