SAVE THE DATE
October 27 – Sunday
THE CHOCOLATE EXPO AT MUSEUM VILLAGE
Celebrate National Chocolate Day and Halloween at this year’s Chocolate Expo! Don’t miss tastings and sales of chocolates, live music, baked goods, craft beverages and more. Experience an extreme magic show by Eric Wilzig from America’s Got Talent. Free face painting, crafts, scavenger hunts and bounce houses in the Kidz Zone also available. Children under 12 in costume are free! See website for ticket packages. 10am-5pm. Museum Village, Monroe.
Event Highlights of the Upcoming Weekend
October 10 –14 – Thurs., Fri., Sat., Sun., & Mon.
EAST NORTHEAST (ENE) INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Come celebrate independent film, music, and the green technology industry all in the crossroads of the future, Newburgh, NY! Experience multiple screenings of handpicked independent films from all over the world, showcasing the talents of new and emerging filmmakers. Professionals, amateurs, and local film enthusiasts are encouraged to meet, network, and collaborate at this one of a kind event. See website for ticket, panel, and film information. Multiple sites, Newburgh.
October 12-14 – Saturday, Sunday, & Monday
SUGARLOAF FALL FESTIVAL
Join the Sugar Loaf community and toast the arrival of the 2019 fall season! See local, talented merchants debut their fall and winter products and take your pick of the many vendors that line the streets. Enjoy live music, beer garden, food vendors, and more! 10am-5pm. Sugar Loaf Art & Craft Village, Sugar Loaf.
October 12 – Saturday
HOGTOBERFEST AT ORANGE COUNTY FARMERS MUSEUM
Don’t miss Hudson Valley’s Annual Hogtoberfest all nestled on Orange County Farmers Museum’s picturesque 26 acres! Enjoy bacon made 55 ways and wash it down with the most amazing German brews, craft beverages, ciders, and freshly squeezed lemonade. Advanced ticket purchase required. 1pm-6pm. See website for ticket types. Orange County Farmers Museum, Montgomery.
October 11-12 – Friday & Saturday
HV TECH FESTIVAL AND HACKATHON
The first-ever Hudson Valley Tech Festival and Hackathon is here! Learn how elevating the technology industry will spur economic growth, raise our visibility as a hub for technology and innovation, and provide opportunities for professionals, entrepreneurs, employers, students, and educators. Full Pass $90. Hackathon $15. Conference Only $85. 8am-6pm. SUNY Orange & Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh.
October 14 – Monday
THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW
Usher in fall with master storyteller Jonathan Kruk as he brings to life Washington Irving’s classic tale of the Headless Horseman and Ichabod Crane. Don’t miss your chance to be transported by this popular ghostly tale of the headless Hessian soldier and the hapless schoolteacher! Adults $20, Children 6-17 $15. Museum members free! Call to reserve. 4pm to 5:30pm and 6:30pm-8pm. Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame, Goshen.
October 14 – Monday
PUMPKINFEST AT PINE ISLAND PARK
Spend the day outdoors enjoying the local harvest of pumpkins at this year’s Pumpkinfest! The day features pumpkin painting, face and henna painting, crafts, a bouncy house, games, activities, touch-a-tractor, refreshments, and much more! $5 per participating child. 11am-3pm. Pine Island Town Park, Pine Island.
Don’t forget to check out our
Weekly Farmers Markets
throughout the County!