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9th annual peekskill jazz and blues festival — July 25, 2015

peekskill-jazz-blues-festivalThere will be dancing in the streets once again as Peekskill presents the 9th Annual Peekskill Jazz & Blues Festival on Saturday, July 25th. There are twelve restaurants participating as well as Arts & Craft vendors.
The Main Stage is located on North Division Street at Park & Central.

4:00 – The Lagond All-Stars, from The Lagond School of Music in Elmsford – Jazz with a Funky Groove
5:00 – Ray Blue, Award-winning Jazz saxophonist – Jazz & African Fusion
6:10 – Cocomama – An all-female Multi-cultural Jazz Orchestra
7:30 – Johnny Feds – New York Blues Hall of Fame Inductee
8:50 – Slam Allen – New York Blues Hall of Fame Master Musician

Presented by The Downtown Business Associates (DBA) of Peekskill, sponsored by the Peekskill BID and other proud supporters.

More happenings around town

What’s up Peekskill? — Second to last weekend in July edition.

For recurring events, please scroll to the bottom.

Thursday, July 16th

• Wine Dinner
a special 5 course menu that will be paired with 5 wines from Dylan’s Wine Cellar
@ Gleason’s – 7:00 pm

• Live Band Karaoke
with Host JP Patrick
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

• Steve Chizmadia
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

• Comedy Night
@ The Hudson Room – 8:00 pm

Friday, July 17th

• Harry Rios, & the Nippy Thieves
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

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

• “An Evening of Spirit”
with James Van Praagh
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

• Teri Lamar & New Company
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, July 18th

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• The Ninth House
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 7:00 pm

• Firefly & Fairy Festival
@ Depew Park – 5:00 pm

• STAX of Soul
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

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

• Wynonna & The Big Noise
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

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

Sunday, July 19th

PB Sunday Fundays
• Sunday Funday
outside with live music from The Unfunded Mandate
@ The Peekskill Brewery – 4:30 – 7:30 pm

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

• Simon Boyer
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Ongoing Summer Events:

• Peekskill Farmers’ Market
@ Bank Street in Peekskill – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, Every Saturday.

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• Hudson River Cruises on the Tour Boat Evening Star
@ The Riverfront Green – 11:00 am; 7:00 pm Sunset Cruise

• Peekskill Riverfront Summer Concert Series
@ The Riverfront Green

• Downtown Peekskill Music Series
@ North Division Street

• Sunday Funday Music Series
@ The Peekskill Brewery – 4:30 – 7:30 pm

What’s Up Peekskill – The second weekend in July Edition

For recurring envents, please scroll to the bottom.

Thursday, July 9th

• Indie Pop Rock
with Heather LaRose, and Ryder Stuart
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 pm

• Don Lowe
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

• Swing Night
@ The Hudson Room – 8:00 pm

Friday, July 10th

• The Soul Man from New York!
with Bobby Harden
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• The Gerry Cruz Project
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Cruise Control
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, July 11th

• A day of portraits and a music performance by Kristina Koller
@ The Peekskill Farmers Market – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

• The Compact
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 7:00 pm

• Tasty Guitar Playing
with “Tasty Mike” & the Mike Murphy Quartet
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Big Boss Bossa Nova
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Blues Buddha
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, July 12th

• Hudson River Cruises on the Tour Boat Evening Star
@ The Riverfront Green – 11:00 am; 3:00 pm Sangria & Salsa Cruise

PB Sunday Fundays
• Sunday Funday
outside with live music from the Kevin Myers Band
@ The Peekskill Brewery – 4:30 – 7:30 pm

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

Ongoing Summer Events:
• Peekskill Farmers’ Market
@ Bank Street in Peekskill – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, Every Saturday.

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• Hudson River Cruises on the Tour Boat Evening Star
@ The Riverfront Green – 11:00 am; 7:00 pm Sunset Cruise

• Peekskill Riverfront Summer Concert Series
@ The Riverfront Green

• Downtown Peekskill Music Series
@ North Division Street

• Sunday Funday Music Series
@ The Peekskill Brewery – 4:30 – 7:30 pm

What’s up Peekskill? Independence Day Edition

Thursday, July 2nd

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

• Dan Lavoie
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

Friday, July 3rd

• Sailing Stone
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Salsa Night with Orchestra Pastrana!
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

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

Saturday, July 4th – Independence Day

Fireworks
• Fireworks at Peekskill’s Riverfront Green Park
when it gets dark!

• The Blues Dogs
@ 12 Grapes – 10:30 pm

• David Kraai
in the Beer Garden
@ Birdsall House – 7:00 pm

• Harry Rios and The Nippy Thieves
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, July 5th

• Drew and Selena Bordeaux Unplugged
@ 12 Grapes – 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Peekskill Riverfront Summer Concert Series

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Peekskill’s Summer Riverfront Concert Series kicks off on July 4th with fireworks!

CONCERT SERIES

Saturday, July 4th: Lost SoulZ (fireworks to follow!!)

Wednesdays, 7—9 pm (
Rainsite: Peekskill Middle School
)

• July 8th: The Barnstorm (Party Band)

• July 15th : Showtime Dance Band

• July 22nd : Jessica Lynn (Country)

• July 29th: Blue Sky (Rock Favorites)

CHILDREN’S SPECIALS

Mondays 7 – 8 pm
 (Rain site: Ford Admin. Bldg.
)

• July 6th: Beth and Scott (Music)

• July 13th: Agostino Arts (Storytelling)

• July 20th: Seth Dale (Magic)

• July 27th: Will Shaw (Comic, Juggler)

• Aug 3rd: Robert the Guitar Guy

For More Information call Peekskill Recreation 914 734-7275
 www.cityofpeekskill.com
In case of inclement weather Call 734-4228 for updates

Peekskill Riverfront Green Park, Hudson Ave. & Rt. 9, Peekskill MAP

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What’s Up Peekskill? Lots of great stuff!

Thursday, June 25

• JP Patrick and Friends
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

• The Gold Hope Duo
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

• Salsa Night
@ The Hudson Room – 8:00 pm

Friday, June 26

• Fred Gillen Jr.
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• Thrown Together Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Alexis Cole Ensemble
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Antonio Ciacca Solo Piano
@ Division Street Grill – 7:00 pm

• Phineas and the Lonley Leaves
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

• Big Onion
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, June 27

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• Paramount 85th Anniversary featuring The Marshall Tucker Band
@ The Paramount – 8:00 pm

• Trout Cake
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• Shunzo Ohno
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Bucky Pizzarelli & Jerry Bruno
@ Division Street Grill – 7:30 pm & 9:15 pm

• The Flynns
@ Birdsall House – 7:00 pm – in the beer garden

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

Sunday, June 28

• Lou Urbonco
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

• Elaine Romanelli
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 4:00 pm