Only two more weekends before the school season starts! Gather your family and friends and get out and have some fun. Here's a few suggestions of what to do this weekend, with links to find even more events throughout the Hudson Valley.


Saturday, August 26 and Sunday, August 27; 9-5: Customer Appreciation Days at Barton Orchards. Be there for the opening of the Hay Maze and Fun Zone. Plus, pick some fresh vegetables for dinner or pick some apples, as this starts the apple picking season. To find other events going on in Dutchess County this weekend,click here.


Saturday, August 26, 9-2: 3-D Archery Shoot at the Frost  Valley YMCA in Claryville. ADmission is $20 and this is an event for all ages and is a great way to spend some time outdoors. To find other events going on in Sullivan County this weekend, click here.



Saturday, August 26; 1: Rondout National Historic District walking tour. Learn the story of how immigrants and entrepreneurs created and shaped the towns and streets we know today. There is some uphill walking involved. Admission is adults $10 and children $5. To find other events going on in Ulster County this weekend, click here.



Saturday, August 26; 10-9: New Windsor Community Day at Kristi Babcock Memorial Park. Live musical performances and entertainment all day long. Wide variety of vendors, antiques, crafts, food,and more. Children's activities as well, plus don't miss the fireworks!  For other events going on in Orange County this weekend,click here.

Robert Byron

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