Category Archives: Dance

What’s Up Peekskill? Breaking into Spring

“There’s an old saying in Tennessee — I know it’s in Texas, probably in Tennessee — that says, fool me once, shame on — shame on you. Fool me — you can’t get fooled again.”
― George W. Bush

We hope you fooled some folks for April and are gearing up for a fun-filled Spring Break. The season seems to finally be upon us to get out and have a good time.

Thursday, April 6
Happy “Sorry Charlie” Day!

Peter Frampton
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Open Mic Night (First Thursday each month)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Karaoke Night
with Tina Machete
@ Gleason’s – 9:00 pm

Steve Chizmadia
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

Friday, April 7
Happy National Beer Day!

Rock Stead
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Dan Scannell
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Drew Bordeaux
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Larry Moses & the Latin Jazz Express
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, April 8
Happy Draw a Picture of a Bird Day!

Laurie Berkner (11AM Family show!)
@ Paramount Theater – 11:00 am

Slam Allen, Fishkill George and TFM
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 pm

Shunzo Ohno
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Martini Jones and Dirty Shakers
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

LA Soul
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, April 9
Happy Winston Churchill Day!

Joe Adami
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Greg Westhoff’s Westchester Swing Band
@ 12 Grapes – 5:30 pm


Local Markets and Other Recurring Events

Bicycle Rentals
On Water Street, a block from the train station, next to the Peekskill Brewery.
@ Pedal Peekskill

Free Weekend Shuttle
From the Peekskill Train Station to the Downtown Gazebo
sponsored by GoPeekskill
Fridays – 5:00 pm to Midnight
Saturdays – 10:00 am to Midnight
Sundays – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm


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Future events will be added to our peekskill.rocks calendar.

What’s up Peekskill? Last Farmer’s Market of 2016!

Peekskill Farmers Market
Get out this Saturday and get your veggies and all of the other great things that the Peekskill Farmer’s Market has to offer!

Thursday, Nov. 17 – Happy Take a Hike Day!

Peekskill Environmental Film Series
Free Movie Screening – Merchants of Doubt
Followed by film discussion lead by Andrew Revkin
@ Westchester Community College – 7:00 pm

Sammy Wags, & Friends – N’Orleans-style Jazz Trio
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Friday, Nov. 18 – Happy Occult Day!

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Joe Duraes and the Skillz
@ Peekskill Coffeehouse – 7:00 pm

Storytelling Youth Open Mic – hosted by Kahlil Koromantee
@ Embark Peekskill – 7:00 pm

Nami & Di Crew
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Joe Adami
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

Thrown Together Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Blues Buddha
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, Nov. 19 – Happy Absurdity Day!

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Little Larry Jr. & The Squall
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

A Darlene Love Christmas
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 pm

Clifton Anderson Quartet
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Prognosis – Pink Floyd. Genesis. Peter Gabriel
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Open Mic Night – hosted by Andy Rice
@ Peekskill Coffeehouse – 7:00 pm

Sunday, Nov. 20 – Happy False Confession Day!

Fred Gillen, Jr., with special guest, Linda Draper
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 4:00 pm

12 Grapes KIDS Open Mic Night! – Westchester’s longest running youth showcase!
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 pm

Sarah Wise
@ Peekskill Coffeehouse – 1:00 pm


Local Markets and Other Recurring Events

Bicycle Rentals
On Water Street, a block from the train station, next to the Peekskill Brewery.
@ Pedal Peekskill

Free Weekend Shuttle
From the Peekskill Train Station to the Downtown Gazebo
sponsored by GoPeekskill
Fridays – 5:00 pm to Midnight
Saturdays – 10:00 am to Midnight
Sundays – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market outdoors on Bank Street,
8:00 am – 2:00 pm, every Saturday.

What’s up Peekskill? Cupcakes and Cocktails

Cupcakes and Cocktails

What more could you ask for?

Friday, Nov. 11 – Veterans Day

Veteran's Day

•Scott Beriko (rock)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Colin Hay (Front man from Men at Work)
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

The Gerry Cruz Project (soul, latin, reggae)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 p.m.

Drew Bordeaux
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Those Guys
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, Nov. 12 – Happy Hour Day

(Aw Yeah!)

• Martini Jones (acoustic duo)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Sundown (southern rock)
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

• Phenomenal Soul (motown dance)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Gerry Malkin Quintet
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 p.m.

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La Gringa
By Carmen Rivera, Directed by Sol Miranda
@ Embark Peekskill – 8:00 pm

Bob and Norm
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

• Soul’d Again
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, Nov. 13— International Tongue Twister Day

Tongue Twister

Emily Fareed (acoustic)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

La Gringa
By Carmen Rivera, Directed by Sol Miranda
@ Embark Peekskill – 3:00 pm

Vitaly – And evening of wonders (Illusionist)
@ Paramount Theater – 7:00 pm

Swing Band Sunday
@ 12 Grapes – 5:30 – 8:00 pm


Local Markets and Other Recurring Events

Bicycle Rentals
On Water Street, a block from the train station, next to the Peekskill Brewery.
@ Pedal Peekskill

Free Weekend Shuttle
From the Peekskill Train Station to the Downtown Gazebo
sponsored by GoPeekskill
Fridays – 5:00 pm to Midnight
Saturdays – 10:00 am to Midnight
Sundays – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market outdoors on Bank Street,
8:00 am – 2:00 pm, every Saturday.

Peekskill Rocks on a School Night! Thursday show at Division Street Guitars

Mustard Tiger show

Big show this Thursday up in Peekskill.

We’ve got some good friends of the site, chung antique, who are from Seattle and out on an extended US tour. I know its a school night, but its rock and roll. These folks are out on the road, so come out and support touring musicians and live music!

Also on the bill: our good friends from Kingston, Escape Rope. They put on a must-see show so come early!

And of course, the infamous Mustard Tiger is bringing its mayhem and sound to the stage once again. Its a rare treat to witness all that is Mustard Tiger, so don’t miss this opportunity.

Thursday, October 27 2016
Division Street Guitars in the City of Peekskill
Mustard Tiger
Chung Antique
Escape Rope
7:30 – 10pm (sharp — its a school night!)
$5 | ALL AGES | BYOB

What’s Up Peekskill? Happy Oktoberfest!

festIf you need an excuse to drink beer, you got the whole month!
Happy Oktoberfest

Thursday, Oct. 6 – Happy Mad Hatter Day

• Open Mic Night
with host Jess Erick
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Karaoke Night
@ Gleasons – 9:00 pm

4th Annual Herencia Hispana
@ Ruben’s Mexican Cafe – 6:00 – 9:00 pm

Friday, Oct. 7 — Happy Bath Tub Day

make my day Go ahead, make my day…

Scott Beriko (rock)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

LA Soul
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

To Hell and Black (AC/DC Tribute)
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Orlando Marin Orchestra
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

A Tribute to Amy Winehouse
with Rosie Dias
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Saturday, Oct. 8 – Happy American Touch Tag Day

Marcelino Pagan (Art opening)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 4:00 – 7:00 pm

Bob and Norm
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 pm

Vik DiBitetto (comedy)
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

• The Brighton Beat (Afrobeat, Jazz & Funk)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Le Pompe Attack (Gypsy Swing)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 p.m.

Mario Giacalone’s Stories From My Guitar
@ Embark Peekskill – 8:00 pm

• 80’s Night
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, Oct. 9 – Happy xxx Day

Kids Open Mic Night
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 – 8:00 pm


Local Markets and Other Recurring Events

Bicycle Rentals
On Water Street, a block from the train station, next to the Peekskill Brewery.
@ Pedal Peekskill

Free Weekend Shuttle
From the Peekskill Train Station to the Downtown Gazebo
sponsord by GoPeekskill
Fridays – 5:00 pm to Midnight
Saturdays – 10:00 am to Midnight
Sundays – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Hudson River Cruises
From the Dock at Peekskill Riverfront Green
trinity_1
@ Trinity Cruises

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market outdoors on Bank Street,
8:00 am – 2:00 pm, every Saturday.

What’s Up Peekskill? Fall has begun.

What do hobbits and dirty dancing have in common? Yeah, I thought that too, you pervert! But no, they really have nothing in common. But they’re both in this post! Keep on rockin’, Peekskill!

Thursday, Sept. 22 – Happy Hobbit Day

bilbo What has it gots in it’s pockets?

• Harry Rios & Funktion (Soul, Pop, R&B)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Karaoke Night
@ Gleasons – 9:00 pm

Friday, Sept. 23 — Happy Checkers Day

Sarah Browne
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 pm

Harmony Road
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Mary Mancini & Mario Tacca
with Mike Caruso (guitar), and Ricci Saracino (drums)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

3D Rhythm of Life
CD Release Party
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Vent Nouveau classical music wind ensemble
@ Embark Peekskill – 8:00 pm

Open Mic Night
hosted by Andy Rice
@ The Peekskill Coffee Shop – 7:00 pm

Those Guys NY
@ Peekskill Brewery – 7:00 pm

Saturday, Sept. 24 – Happy International Rabbit Day

Awakening
Featuring the Daisy Jopling Band
@ Paramount Theater – 7:30 pm

• Dave Fields & the New York All Stars (Blues/Rock/Funk)
featuring Tara Layne &, Mark Marshall
dave fields
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Swing Dance Party
with Bill Kline & Katrine Bangsgaard and Live Music with jazz trio HONEY
@ Embark Peekskill – 7:00 pm

Richie Goods & Nuclear Fusion
@ Beanrunner Cafe – Two Shows: 7:00 and 9:00 p.m.

Frank Migliorelli
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 pm

• The Sugarush Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, September 25 – Happy One-Hit Wonder Day

she like the wind Yes, this tai-chi killer, dirty dancing fool, bar bouncing dreamboat performed perhaps one of the worst songs ever (imho). And there’s even a dance mix!

She’s like the wind, in my tree.

Yoga Open House
@ Niyama Studio – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

KIDS Open Mic Night
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 – 8:00 pm

• Concert Across America to End Gun Violence
with Matthew Gross (multiple gunshot survivor), Pluck & Rail, Rob McMahon, Shovel Ready String Band, and The Bump
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 4:00 pm

• Solo Sun (singer/songwriter)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm


Local Markets and Other Recurring Events

Bicycle Rentals
On Water Street, a block from the train station, next to the Peekskill Brewery.
@ Pedal Peekskill

Free Weekend Shuttle
From the Peekskill Train Station to the Downtown Gazebo
sponsord by GoPeekskill
Fridays – 5:00 pm to Midnight
Saturdays – 10:00 am to Midnight
Sundays – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Hudson River Cruises
From the Dock at Peekskill Riverfront Green
trinity_1
@ Trinity Cruises

Gleason’s Riverfront Outpost pizza, beer, wine!
50 Hudson Avenue (Dylan’s Wine Cellar, on the yellow brick road),
4 pm – Closing

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market outdoors on Bank Street,
8:00 am – 2:00 pm, every Saturday.