If you think you are seeing extraordinary amounts tartan and kilts around the Hudson Valley this weekend it could be due to the fact that Mohonk Mountain House is celebrating everything Scottish this Friday Saturday and Sunday. You still have time to book yourself a weekend of dancing, kilt making and scotch tasting at the Scottish Weekend at Mohonk.

Mohonk Mountain House is known nationwide for it's exciting specialty weekends. Now through April they have a total of 11 specialty program weekends scheduled. Themes range from Winter Yoga to a Romantic Couple Getaway. You can also enjoy a Mystery Weekend and what they call the Mohonk Sampler.

All the weekends at Mohonk allow you to experience the magical environment that is the Mohonk Mountain House. Plus they schedule speakers, specialty foods and activities that make it worth the stay-cation. This may be why so many people travel far and wide to get to these exciting experiences. Check out the schedule and enjoy what is right in our own back yard.

Artist Patrick Gallagher will be there on Saturday talking Celtic Art.

Bonnie Heather Greene will be Talking Kilt Making. FYI not for the faint of sewing.