Category Archives: dancing

What’s Up Peekskill? Well, New Year’s Eve Of Course!

Haven’t had enough holiday indulgence? Here’s your chance to have another go at it.  And for all you out-of-towners, look how much fun we had at last year’s ball drop:

NYE Peekskill Jason Isolini
Peekskill New Year’s Eve 2015, Jason Isolini

Thursday, December 31th

• Special New Year’s Eve tasting menu (reservations)
@ Birdsall House – evening

• New Year’s Eve dinner or dinner & dancing featuring STAX of Soul (reservations)
@ 12 Grapes – 5:30-1:00 pm

• Broadway’s Rock of Ages Band
@ The Paramount – 8:00 pm

• New Year’s Eve Extravaganza
Prefix dinner and DJ
@ Gleason’s – 5:00 pm

• New Year’s Eve Party
The New Resistants, dinner specials and keg drop (no cover)
@ Peekskill Brewery  – 4:00 pm

• Joe Ferry & the Big Ska Band
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:30 pm

• New Year’s Eve dinner and a show at The Paramount (see Paramount listing)
@ The Hudson Room – 5:00 pm

• New Year’s Eve party with The Force, 4 course meal, including champagne toast & favors (reservations)
@ The Hudson Room – 9:00 pm

fireworks-12nd Annual Peekskill New Year’s Eve Ball Drop
Host: Kacey Morabito Grean, WHUD
Televised live on Peekskill’s local television station
Live music by Hey Baby Band
Fireworks

Friday, January 1st

• 4th Annual This is Me Polar Plunge Sponsored by The Quiet Man Public House! All funds go to the ‘This Is Me Scholarship, Inspired by Ryan Risco & Cait Chivonne Polhill’.
@ The Riverfront Green – 12:00 pm

• Thrown Together Band, “Hair of the Dog” Party
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Saturday, January 2nd

• Slide Attack
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Base Camp
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

• Horn-driven, funky Blues/Rock/Country
with JP Patrick & Murphy’s Law
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Sunday, January 3rd

• Sailing Stone
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 pm

 

What’s Up Peekskill? Winter solstice edition.

Peekskill Rocks “Get Kissed” Instructions:

  1. Go into town to a venue of your choice (see below).
  2. Hold this Peekskill.Rocks! post above your head on your mobile device.
  3. Get kissed!

kiss kiss, bitches

Thursday, December 17th

• Live Band Karaoke
santa sings
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Bob and Norm
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

Friday, December 18th

• Adam Falcon: Funk steady groove with a touch of Blues
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Joe Duraes
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• Lou Ubriaco – Guitar
@ Division Street Grill – 7:00 pm

• The Black Dirt Band
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, December 19th

• A Holiday Hootenanny
2015-1219-holiday-hootenanny_720
Five bands strong, featuring
Least Best Beast, Apologetics, JD Gambrell, All My Friends and Whiskey Neat
@ Division Street Guitars – 8:00 pm

• The Jon Bates Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Doug Smith – Classic House Piano
@ Division Street Grill – 7:00 pm

• Open mic music (hosted by Andy Rice)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 6:00 pm

• Giacomo Gates, Art Hightower, and the ABC’s of Jazz
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Sunday, December 20th

• Austin Charnis (classical guitar)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

• Hope Machine Year End Hootenanny
@ Embark Peekskill – 4:30 pm

• Jessi Mason, & Friends, and Special Guests, JT & Anne
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 pm

What’s Up Peekskill? Is it spring already?

Don’t freak out if you see your crocuses are coming up. It’s warm, too warm, but it is really December! It’s still okay to drink spiced rum, mulled wine and eggnog by the fire. You just don’t really need the fire… So instead head on in to town and have some fun.

Frank Sinatra’s 100th birthday is to be celebrated!
Frankie

Friday, December 11th

• Unfunded Mandate
Music for a Cause: raising money for Lakeland Schools
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 pm

• Frank Sinatra 100th Birthday Celebration
with Doug Ferony
@ The Paramount – 7:00 pm

• Jon O. jazz musician
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• Carlos Barbosa-Lima, Larry Del Casale
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

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

Saturday, December 12th

• Krampus Holiday Bar Crawl!
Krampus
5:00 pm @ McDonald & Peacock Cider House
6:00 pm @ The Quietman
7:00 pm @ The Hudson Room
8:00 pm @ Gleason’s
9:00 pm @ Birdsall House
10:00 pm @ Peekskill Brewery
11:00 pm @ Taco Dive Bar

• Greenhook Ginsmith Gin Tasting
@ Dylan’s Wine Cellar – 3:00 – 6:00 pm

• Scoot Horton with guests
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• Chris Botti
@ The Paramount – 8:00 pm

• A Very Gyspy Christmas
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• The Squids
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, December 13th

• Lou Ubriaco (blues/rock)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

• Swing Band Sunday!
with Greg Westhoff’s Westchester Swing Band,
@ 12 Grapes – 5:30 – 8:00 pm

• Beale Street Barbershop Christmas Party
Live Music from: Harry Rios, Foster Dad, Leo Harmonay, Paul Anthony, Jason Gambrell, and Mark Sinnis
@ Beale Street Barbershop – 1:00 – 7:00 pm

• Frank Sinatra Centennial Tribute
@ The Hudson Room – 5:00 – 9:00 pm

• Clayton Bryant with special guest Melba Moore
@ The Paramount – 7:00 pm

What’s Up Peekskill? Leaves are falling!

leaves

Thursday, November 12th

• JP Patrick & Friends
@12 Grapes – 8:30 PM

• Dan Lavoie
@Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

• Two Lost Souls
@Hudson Room – 8:00 pm

Friday, November 13th

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

• The Blues Dogs
@12 Grapes – 9:30 PM

• Unfunded Mandate
@ The Beanrunner Cafe
– 8:00 pm

• Artie Lang
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

• Hey Baby
@Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, November 14th

• Dylan’s Wine Cellar 5th Annual Grand Tasting
16 wine tables to visit and 90 wines uncorked
Proceeds benefit CHOP, Caring for the Homeless of Peekskill
@ Dylan’s Wine Cellar – 1:00 – 4:00

• Leo Harmonay   (acoustic /solo)
@Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

soalragga
SoulRagga
@12 Grapes – 9:30 PM

Nelson Riveros Latin-Jazz Trio
@ The Beanrunner Cafe
– 8:00 pm

• Don McLean, American Troubadour Tour
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

• Dirty Stay Out
@Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, November 15th

• joe adami (blues/solo)
@Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Open-Mic-Night-Kids-300x199
• KIDS Open Mic Night!
@12 Grapes – 6:00 PM

• The Django Festival AllStars
@ Paramount Theater – 7:00 pm

What’s Up Peekskill? Post-Halloween & Post-Election day Hangover

Congratulations to the winners of our local government elections!

Frank Catalina, Mayor
Vivian C. McKenzie, City Council
Kathleen E. Talbot, City Council
Andre K. Rainey, City Council

Thursday, November 5th

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

• Alex Smith
@Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

• Karaoke Night
Singin' Dogs
@Gleason’s – 9:00 pm

• Swing Night with the Bensen-Scott Big Band
@Hudson Room – 8:00 pm

Friday, November 6th

• The Fred Savages
An ’80s Tribute & Rock Party
@12 Grapes – 9:30 PM

• Salsa Night!
with Chico Alvarez & Mauricio Smith with RAN KAN KAN
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:30 pm

• The Jason Gisser Band
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

• 2 Shoes No Shoes
@Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

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

Saturday, November 7th

• Slam Allen
with opening act: The Flaming Meatballs
slamallen-meatballs
@12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

• INTZ, with special guest guitarist OZ Noy, Into the Zone
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Call Mr. Robeson. A life, with songs.
Staring Tayo Aluko as Mr. Robeson
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

• Art Opening Party for Steve Malinki & Jaime Filomio
with Musical performance by The Feejee Mermaids
@ Beale Street Barber Shop – 7:00 – 10:00 pm

• LA Soul
@Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, November 8th

• Mari Anne Osiel (acoustic )
@Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

• The Five Creations – Group Harmony Acappella
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 5:00 pm

• Greg Westhoff’s Westchester Swing Band
@12 Grapes – 5:30 – 8:00 PM

What’s up Peekskill? BOO!

20151024_195732Pumpkin by Dave Steele

Thursday, October 29

• Concert & Benefit for the Putnam/Northern Westchester Women’s Resource Center.
@12 Grapes – 6:00 – 10:00 PM

• David Kraai
@Birdsall – 9:00 PM

Friday, October 30

• Winemaker Wine Tasting
@Dylan’s Wine Cellar – 5:00 – 6:00 pm

• Vintage Vinyl
@Birdsall – 10:00 PM

• Mischief Night!
The Police (The Landlords); Bauhaus (Joe Duraes & The Skillz); Misfits (Teenage Martians); Nirvana (The Tall Whites); David Bowie (Paul JM)
@ Division Street Guitars – 8:00pm

• Joni and the Sexbots
@ Taco Dive Bar – 9:00 pm

• The Rocky Horror Picture Show
@The Paramount – 8:00 and 12:00 midnite

• Andrea & the Armenian Rug Riders
@Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

• Valerie Ghent
@12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Alexis Cole Ensemble
@The Bean Runner – 8:00 pm

Saturday, October 31 – Halloween!

• Halloween Party at The Farmer’s Market
Bank St.
@Peekskill Farmers Market – 10:00 am – Noon

• HALLOWEEN PARTY with Indie Sauce
@Birdsall – 10:00 PM

• Roxy Perry
@Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

• A ROCKIN’ HALLOWEEN!
with Electric Beef, and special Half-time Show featuring Pole Dancing from E-Sensual Dance
@12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• LA SOUL
@The Bean Runner – 8:00 pm

and don’t forget…
zombie bar crawl
• ZOMBIE BAR CRAWL
5pm: Dylan’s & Hudson Creamery
6pm: Taco Dive Bar
7pm: The Peekskill Brewery
8pm: Hudson Room
9pm: Gleason’s
10pm: The Quiet Man & McDonald & Peacock
11pm: Birdsall House & Iron Vine