Event Highlights of the Upcoming Weekend
February 3 – Saturday
Solve nature riddles along Outdoor Discovery Center trails. Each family will work as a team to complete the hunt and receive a small prize. 10-11am. Hudson Highlands Nature Museum, Cornwall.
February 3 – Saturday
The Not Too Far From Home Comedy Tour
Professional stand-up comedians featuring Aaron David Ward, Mike Stankiewicz and Dan Geurin. 8-10pm. Orange County Distillery at Brown Barn Farms, New Hampton.
February 4 – Sunday
Swing and the Great American Songbook
Newburgh Chamber Music concert featuring jazz pianist Vinnie Martucci followed by a reception with the musicians. Tickets online or at door. 3-5pm. St. Georges Church, Newburgh.
Through March 4 (weather permitting)
Ice Skating at the Bear Mountain Outdoor Rink
Sessions: Mon-Tues 10-11:30am, 12-1:30pm. Fri 8-9:30pm. Sat-Sun 10-11:30am, 12-1:30pm, 2-3:30pm, 4-5:30pm, 6-7:30pm, 8-9:30pm (no 8pm on Sun.), Bear Mountain State Park.
845-786-2701 x266, www.bearmountainicerink.com
Throughout Winter (weather permitting)
Skiing, Snowboarding, Tubing at Mount Peter
Fun for families. Lessons and equipment rentals. See website for hours of operation. Reserve tubing in advance. Warwick.
845-986-4940 (ext. 8010 for tubing) (press 1 for snow conditions), www.mtpeter.com
By advance reservation only until April 29, no tours April 1st. – Wed & Fri-Sun
Winter Farm Tours at Edgwick Farm
Tour the farm, meet the dairy goats, view cheesemaking through a window, then taste the goat milk and cheese. Cornwall.
Tickets: www.eventbrite.com. 845-534-8707, www.edgwickfarm.com
Through April 30
Exhibit: Diplomacy of the War of 1812
Exhibit of documents related to the war of 1812, including some by George Washington and John Q. Adams. 10-4 Mon-Sat; 12-4 Sun. The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum, Newburgh.
SAVE THE DATE
Sunday, June 10
Farm to Fork Fondo – Hudson Valley
Join the ride for a farm fresh feast from the seat of your bicycle. Purchase tickets for a “Meet the Farmers” dinner the evening before the ride on Sat. June 9 or the post-fondo “Farm to Fork Barbecue” on Sunday with live music. Contests. Vendors. Warwick Valley Winery, Warwick.