Category Archives: Hudson River

What’s up Peekskill? May Day! May Day!

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Mayday! Mayday! Too much fun downtown. Send reinforcements!

Thursday, April 28

• Lil Larry Jr. & The Squall (Rhythm & Blues)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Friday, April 29

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

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

• JP Patrick & the Magnificent Seven! (Blues, Rock & Funk)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• MJ Territo Quartet (jazz)
@ Bean Runner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• John Hiatt
@ The Paramount – 8:00 pm

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• Two Roads Brewing Company Pizza Party
@ Gleason’s – all night.

Saturday, April 30

• The Geoff Hartwell Band
with special guest, Cindy Cashdollar
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• The Counterfeiters
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

• Joe Ferry & The Big Ska Band
CD Release Celebration
@ Bean Runner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• The Hit Men
@ The Paramount – 8:00 pm

• Pat “The Bump” Taylor (acoustic)
@ Peekskill Coffeehouse – 7:00 pm
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Sunday, May 1

• Sambe de Gafieira Workshop
with Bill & Katrine!
@ Embark @ The Flatz – 3:00 – 5:00 pm

• Cafe Night: Benefit for the Reform Temple of Putnam Valley
with Big Boom!, and Sarah Knapp & the Steve Alper Quartet
@ Bean Runner Cafe – 3:30 – 7:00pm

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• The Best of 12 Grapes: 2,000th Live Music Performance!
with host JP Patrick. Guests include: Johnny Feds, Petey Hop, Marc Von Em, Jon Bates, Dave Fields, Duchess Di, Geoff Hartwell & more!
@ 12 Grapes – 4:30 – 10:30 pm


And of course, don’t forget our two wonderful markets!

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market outdoors at the Field Library through Spring

• The Marketplace @ The Flatz featuring some of the best regional goods, crafts, eats, and more.

Come Clean Your River May 7

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Riverkeeper’s 5th annual day of service for the Hudson River will be Saturday, May 7 and include four cleanup sites in Peekskill. 

Peekskill sites include:
Peekskill: Annsville Creek Cleanup by Kayak (10:00 AM to 2:00 PM)
Peekskill: Annsville Preserve Park Cleanup by Land (2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
Peekskill: Travis Cove at Charles Point Park Shoreline Cleanup (8:00 AM to 10:00 AM)
Peekskill: Riverfront Green Park Cleanup (Registration Closed)

Register to volunteer at the links above or for any of over 100 Sweep projects from Brooklyn to Troy.

At the 2015 Riverkeeper Sweep, more than 2,000 volunteers, and dozens of community partners worked along hundreds of miles of shoreline from Brooklyn to Troy to remove over 40 tons of debris, and plant 1,150 trees and native grasses.

Peekskill Brewery will be hosting a meetup after the Sweeps in Peekskill.  For more information on Brewery partners, sponsorship or volunteer information and all Sweep project sites check out Riverkeeper’s Sweep page.

What’s Up Peekskill? It’s April! Just kidding, oh wait…

Dust off your prankster hats and blow up some of those whoopee cushions — there be good times to be had downtown!

April Fools Fridge

Thursday, March 31

• 8th Anniversary Celebration
with Drew Bordeaux
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

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

• Base Camp (R&B)
@ The Hudson Room – 9:00 pm

Friday, April 1

• Salsa Night with Los Mas Valientes
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• 8th Anniversary Celebration
with Johnny Feds & Friends
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• East Coast Band
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, April 2

• 8th Anniversary Celebration
with “Songs in the Attic” featuring David Clark (Billy Joel tribute)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• The Voyagers (jazz)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

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

Sunday, April 3

Rally for the Hudson Valley
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Informing the public regarding the effects of the AIM Pipeline
with music by Fred Gillen, Jr. & Steve Kirkman
@ Riverfront Green – 2:00 – 4:00 pm

• 8th Anniversary Celebration
with CF Burke (Chris Burke originals) and “Ghost Millionaires”
@ 12 Grapes – 6:30 pm


And of course, don’t forget our two wonderful markets!

• The Peekskill Farmer’s Market outdoors at the Field Library through Spring

• The Marketplace @ The Flatz featuring some of the best regional goods, crafts, eats, and more

What’s Up Peekskill? Up in the sky, it’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s ‘Murica!

 
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Get your Eagle on folks. It ain’t superman up there, but it’s an almighty bald eagle. Come down to the riverfront this Saturday and catch site of the symbol of America!

Thursday, February 4th

• Open Mic Night – The FIRST Thursday each month!
with with guest host, Leo Harmonay
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

• The Kristina Koller Quartet
@ Hudson Room – 8:00 pm

• Phil Dollard
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

• Karaoke Night with Tina Machete
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@ Gleasons – 9:00 pm

Friday, February 5th

• “Heroes”, A Tribute to David Bowie & Glenn Frey and others gone too soon.
with Electric Beef
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Orlando Marin Orchestra
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Harmony Road
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, February 6th

EagleFest 2016
@ Riverfront Green – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

• Ray Blue Quartet
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Art Opening: Renee Moskowitz and Ocean Morisset
music by Ninth House
@ Beale Street Barber Shop – 7:00 pm

• The Jon Bates Band feturing Debbie Major
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

• Class Action
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Peekskill EagleFest 2016 – This Saturday!

Gather at the Riverfront Green on Saturday, February 6th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm for EagleFest 2016.

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Peekskill has one of the better viewing stations along the Hudson for watching bald eagles. At this year’s EagleFest, Peekskill will be offering a heated tent and a number of activities and events, including storytelling & crafts for the young Eagle enthusiasts.

EagleFest 2016 in Peekskill

  • Eagle viewing stations
  • Eagle stories by Hudson River storyteller Jonathan Kruk
  • Make an eagle mask and other crafts
  • Learn about the  reemergence of eagles on the Hudson from DEC official Tom Lake
  • Peekskill photographer Renee Moskowitz photo exhibit
  • Hot drinks and a heated gazebo!

Snow date: February 7

More info on Eagle Fest, including other locations, events and details, can be found here.

What’s Up Peekskill? Snowmageddon, or just winter?

The weather forecasters on tv call it Snowmageddon. I call it winter. Chill folks, it snows in winter. Just dig yourselves out and come downtown to be fed and entertained.
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Thursday, January 21

• Fred Gillen, Jr.
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@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

• Live Band Karaoke hosted by JP Patrick
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

• Karaoke night hosted by Tina Machete
@ Gleason’s – 9:00 pm

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

Friday, January 22

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

• Jeremy Baum HB3Trio
@ Bean Runner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Drew Bordeaux
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• The NY Hitmen
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, January 23

• Momma’s Little Helper
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• The Voyagers
@ Bean Runner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Class Action
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Soul Fusion
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, January 24

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

• Qu Boii & Eclectic Paradise
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 pm