Category Archives: Hudson River

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!

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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

What’s up Peekskill? He has a dream.

MLK
Peekskill has a lot going on this weekend, so come raise a glass to MLK.

Thursday, January 14th

• KJ Denhert: Urban Folk & Jazz
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 pm

• David Kraai
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

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

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

Friday, January 15th

PB & Awestruck Cider Beer Dinner
a prix fixe dinner
@ Peekskill Brewery – 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

• Valerie not Val and Company
@ BeanRunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

MSL and Emily Ritz at TPCH
• MSL and Emily Ritz
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• Tequila Soul Project
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• The Bookends Band
@ Hudson Room – 9:00 pm

Saturday, January 16th

• What’s New Wine Tasting
@ Dylan’s Wine Cellar – 2:00 – 5:00 pm

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• Todd Londagin Band
@ BeanRunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Adam Corolla – Not Taco Bell Material
@ Paramount Theatre – 8:00 pm

• Rip and The Sleepy Hollow Boys
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• The Funk Train pulls into 12 Grapes with Mr. Breakdown
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Lou Ubriaco
@ Division Street Grill – 7:30 pm

• Hey Baby
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, January 17th

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

Emmanuel Faure Photography Exhibit Opening Reception
Emmanuel Faure Art Reception
with music by Martini jones, and special set by Period Comma
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Monday, January 18th
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday

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
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@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