Summer is here and it's vacation time. So, whether you are doing a staycation this year, or you have vacationing guests from out of town, there's lots to see and do in the Hudson Valley all summer long.

 

Saturday, July 8; 8:30-10:30: Bicycle Skills Rodeo at Walkway Over the Hudson. If you're new to biking or want to increase your skills, this is the event for you. Ages 5 and up can come and learn basic skills as well as safety tips. Admission is free, but you must have a bicycle and helmet. The event will be held at the parking area for the Walkway on  Parker Avenue in Poughkeepsie. To find other events going on in Dutchess County this weekend,click here.

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Saturday, July 8; 1-3:30: Free Movies at E.B. Crawford Public Library in Monticello. The first Saturday of every month is a teen movie (up to PG-13) and the others are family movies (PG). Everyone is invited to come with a snack and covered drink. To find out what the movie is, call the library at 845-794-4660. To find other events going on in Sullivan County this weekend, click here.

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Saturday, July 8; 10-4: Hurley Stone House Day. Explore the historic homes in this National Historic Landmark Village. Tour guides will be in period dress. Enjoy craft demonstrations, dances, children's activities and more. Free admission, so bring your family and friends. To find other events going on in Ulster County this weekend, click here.

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Saturday, July 8; 9-6: See the tall ships at the Newburgh Marina. See the NIna and the Pinta, replicas of ships that Christopher Columbus sailed across the Atlantic with. Tours will be giving and reservations are recommended. They ask that you arrive 15 minutes prior to your tour time.  For other events going on in Orange County this weekend,click here.

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