Weekend Highlights 8/30/2019

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September 1-29 – Saturdays & Sundays
2019 HUDSON RIVER RAMBLE

Walk, hike, paddle, bike, and tour your way into adventure this September with the 20th Annual Hudson Valley River Ramble! Celebrate the history, culture, and natural resources of the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area and discover the beauty our region has to offer. Hudson River, Orange County.
518-473-3835
www.hudsonrivervalleyramble.com/ramble/

Event Highlights of the Upcoming Weekend

August 30 – Friday
ARMY FOOTBALL: BLACK KNIGHTS vs. RICE

Watch as the Army West Point Black Knights open the season against the Rice Owls! At 3pm, experience the full-dress cadet parade on “The Plain” and Fan-Fest with live music, inflatables for kids, food, beer tent, face painting, autographs, tailgate show, and more. Don’t forget to look skyward before kickoff for a parachute demonstration! Price varies by seat. 6pm-9pm. Michie Stadium, West Point.
877-849-2769
www.armygameday.com/ny

August 31 – Saturday
3RD NJ GARRISON DAY AT FORT MONTGOMERY

Witness a day of tactical demonstrations, drills, camp life, and cooking at Fort Montgomery! The 3rd New Jersey Regiment, Capt. Bloomfield’s Company, is a living history group dedicated to historical authenticity. Experience an exciting glimpse of Continental soldiering during the American Revolution with the Jersey Greys. Free! 10am-4pm. Fort Montgomery Historic State Park, Fort Montgomery.
845-446-2134
www.parks.ny.gov/historic-sites/28/details.aspx

August 31 – Saturday
WRIGHT FAMILY FARM FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL – HONORING HEROES

U.S. military, first responders and their families are FREE with ID! Don’t miss the opening day of the fall season at this family-run farm! Enjoy a 5-acre corn maze, barnyard, pony rides, cow train, food truck, farm stand, and more! Admission prices vary per attraction. Hayride & pumpkin patch start Sept. 14th. 10am-6pm. Last admission 5pm. See link for more seasonal events. Wright Family Farm, Warwick.
845-986-1345
http://wrightfamilyfarm.com

August 31 – Sept. 1 – Saturday & Sunday
44th ANNUAL CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT

Join us as historians reenact this important chapter of our Nation’s past! Witness representations of the Federal and Confederate infantry, artillery, and cavalry units as the two armies meet in battle. Visitors can stroll Sutler’s row while enjoying civilian life and medical demonstrations. Adults $17, Seniors $14, Children 4-12 $12. Saturday 10am-5pm. Sunday 10am-4pm. Museum Village, Monroe.
845-782-8248
museumvillage.org/calendar

September 1 – Sunday
4th ANNUAL CORNWALL CAR SHOW

All ages are welcome at this family-fun event! Stroll along Main Street admiring the diverse lineup of cars and grab a bite to eat from a selection of food trucks. Don’t miss the raffles and kids’ activities! Rain date, September 2nd. 2pm-6pm. Cornwall Town Hall Grounds, Cornwall.
845-675-5014
www.cornwallchamber.org/events/car-show

August 30 – Sept. 2 – Friday, Saturday, Sunday, & Monday
CITY OF NEWBURG INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

Celebrate the 31st Annual City of Newburgh International Festival this weekend! Enjoy a variety of international and local food vendors, carnival rides, games, and music from local bands. Rain or shine. Some midway rides & vendors available Friday at 5pm. Saturday & Sunday 12pm-11pm, Monday 12pm-10pm. Delano Hitch Recreation Park, Newburgh.
845-569-7300
www.cityofnewburgh-ny.gov/home/events/58573


Don’t forget to check out our
Weekly Farmers Markets
throughout the County!

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