Category Archives: Life

What’s Up Peekskill? Gloom!


What a gloomy spring weekend!
But you must cheer up, fellow P-Rockers, there’s tons going on downtown to take your mind off the gloom.

Thursday, May 17
Happy Pack Rat Day

Teacher in the Library (homework help)
library
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 4:00 PM

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

Adam Falcon
adam falcon
@ 12 Grapes – 7:00 PM

Friday, May 18
Happy National Bike to Work Day

peewee

Story and Craft
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 11:00 AM

Gilbert
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Bob Baldwin (two shows)
@ Beanrunner – 7:00 & 9:30 PM

Scott Bierko (60’s Folk Rock)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Zeppelin Complete
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Larger Than Life
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, May 19
Happy Boy’s Club Day

you rascals

Family Fiesta
Bilingual Music program
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 12:00 PM

First Class
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Bob Baldwin (two shows)
@ Beanrunner – 7:00 & 9:30 PM

Open Mic Hosted By Andy Rice
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Peers Influence Peers Partnership
25th Anniversary Celebration
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 7:00 PM

Soul’d Again
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, May 20
Happy Pick Strawberries Day

Woolly Wonders
Join experienced knitters and crocheters to learn new skills or work on existing projects.
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 1:30 PM

For All Theatre Company
@ 12 Grapes – 1:00 PM

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

Pat Foran (Folk/covers)
@ 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

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market
OUTDoors @ 1 Bank Street, 8 am – 2 pm, every Saturday thru Nov 17th.

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

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


Don’t see your event listed here? Don’t worry. Send a note to events@peekskill.rocks and we’ll be sure to add it.
• Please send by 5pm on Wednesdays, to make sure it gets into the first edition of our weekly round-up.
• Or you can post on our Facebook page.
Future events will be added to our peekskill.rocks calendar.

What’s Up Peekskill? Mom!

Hey P-Rockers, Thursday is clean up your room day. You know why? Because Sunday is Mother’s Day, that’s why. Put your dirty socks in the hamper and do your own laundry for a change. Love you, Mom!

Thursday, May 10
Happy Clean up Your Room Day

Teacher in the Library
Homework Help
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 4:00 PM

Family Yoga
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 5:30 PM

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

Lorena Mann & Jeff Doctorow
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 PM

Friday, May 11
Happy Twilight Zone Day

so pretty
Fine bone structure!

Story Garden with Miss Alexia
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 11:00 AM

Teacher in the Library
Homework Help
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 4:00 PM

Tony Garnier – Rob Scheps Quartet
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Bob & Norm
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 PM

Dave Fields & J.T. Lauritsen
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Dan Zlotnick (Americana)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Bill’s Toupee
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, May 12
Happy National Windmill Day

windymill
Let’s go a-tilting!

Family Fiesta
Bilingual Music program
@ The Peekskill Field Library -12:00 PM

Chip White
CD Release Party: New Dedications and Latin Moods
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Crossfire
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 PM

Electric Beef
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

DJ Lexzion
@ 12 Grapes – 11:00 PM

Plasm (Funk Fusion)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Laurie Berkner
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 11:00 AM

Echoes Of Sinatra And Dean
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

The Happy Crabs
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, May 13
Happy Mother’s Day

mom

The Stevie Wonder Project
@ Beanrunner – 3:00 PM

Mother’s Day Brunch
@ 12 Grapes – 11:00 AM

John Ferrer (Acoustic Guitar)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 PM

The Stunt Dog Experience
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 2:00 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

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market
OUTDoors @ 1 Bank Street, 8 am – 2 pm, every Saturday thru Nov 17th.

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


Don’t see your event listed here? Don’t worry. Send a note to events@peekskill.rocks and we’ll be sure to add it.
• Please send by 5pm on Wednesdays, to make sure it gets into the first edition of our weekly round-up.
• Or you can post on our Facebook page.
Future events will be added to our peekskill.rocks calendar.

What’s up Peekskill?

Hey P-Rockers. You can read to a dog, sing karaoke, celebrate the Force, celebrate Cinco de Mayo, hear poetry or plenty of live music. And it’s warm out! Get out and rock it!

Thursday, May 3
Happy Press Freedom Day

Teacher in the Library (Homework help)
@ Peekskill Field Library – 4:00 PM

Mad Science: Marble Runs
@ Peekskill Field Library – 4:00 PM

Tales for Tails
Children 5 and up can read to a specially trained dog.
@ Peekskill Field Library – 6:00 PM

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

Open Mic Night: Host Jess Erick
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 PM

Anthem
@ Beanrunner – 6:00 PM

Friday, May 4
Happy Star Wars Day

fourth
May the Fourth be with You.

Story and Craft
@ Peekskill Field Library – 11:00 AM

David Kraai
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 PM

Shadetree Mechanics
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Salsa Night With Cuboricua
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

The Other Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, May 5
Happy Cinco de Mayo

el general
General Ignacio Zaragoza.
Leader of Mexican forces at
the Battle of Puebla, May 5, 1862.

Cinco de Mayo Festival
@ Peekskill Field Library – 11:00 AM

Two For The Road
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 PM

Prognosis
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

DJ Lexzion
@ 12 Grapes – 11:00 PM

Valerie Capers Quartet
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Ryan Hamilton
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Hey Baby
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, May 6
Happy National Nurses Day

Thanks for being the pillars of our medical community.

Kids Open Mic Night
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 PM

Ibrahim Siddiq (poetry)
@ Beanrunner – 4:00 PM

The City Singers With Magic In The City
@ Beanrunner – 6:00 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

The Peekskill Indoor Winter Farmer’s Market
InDoors @ 925 South Street, 9 am – 1 pm, every Saturday thru May 26th.

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


Don’t see your event listed here? Don’t worry. Send a note to events@peekskill.rocks and we’ll be sure to add it.
• Please send by 5pm on Wednesdays, to make sure it gets into the first edition of our weekly round-up.
• Or you can post on our Facebook page.
Future events will be added to our peekskill.rocks calendar.

What’s up Peekskill? Lots!

Wine tasting, live music, cherry blossom festival, plant sale and so much more. Peekskill Rocks!

Thursday, April 26
Happy Hug an Australian Day

roos
No one said it had to be human!

Teacher in the Library
Mystified by math? Puzzled by a project? Homework help is here!
@ Peekskill Field Library – 4:00 pm

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

Patty Smyth And Scandal
scandal
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Michael Attanasio
@ Beanrunner – 7:00 PM

Friday, April 27
Happy Arbor Day

arbor

Story & Craft
for children ages 2 and up
@ Peekskill Field Library – 11:00 am

The Jon Bates Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Phineas & The Lonely Leaves
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 PM

Boy Band (Folk/pop)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Almost Queen
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Mary Mancini & Mario Tacca
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Sugarush
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, April 28
Happy Great Poetry Reading Day

Cherry Blossom Festival
Plant sale, Rides, Food and more.
@ Riverfront Green Park – 10am – 5pm

Soothing the Soul with Art
Painting workshop for grades 3-6
@ Peekskill Field Library – 10:30 am

Annual Spring Wine Tasting
45 wines, live music and baked goods!
@ Dylan’s Wine Cellar – 2:00 – 5:00 pm

Victress
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

DJ Lexzion
@ 12 Grapes – 11:00 PM

Joe Duraes & The Skills (Rock/covers)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Gerry Malkin Quintet
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Harmony Road
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, April 29
Happy Greenery Day

Alison Hartwell And Rich Kelly
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 PM

Austin Charnis (Classic Guitar)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 PM

Baba Kazi Oliver, African Drummer Extraordinaire
@ Beanrunner – 4:00 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

The Peekskill Indoor Winter Farmer’s Market
InDoors @ 925 South Street, 9 am – 1 pm, every Saturday thru May 26th.

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


Don’t see your event listed here? Don’t worry. Send a note to events@peekskill.rocks and we’ll be sure to add it.
• Please send by 5pm on Wednesdays, to make sure it gets into the first edition of our weekly round-up.
• Or you can post on our Facebook page.
Future events will be added to our peekskill.rocks calendar.

What’s Up Peekskill? Clean up your parks.

Hey P-Rockers. Lovely weekend upon us. And a good deed to do: cleaning up our parks. That trash is nasty! Would you bring your mother to that park? Not in that condition you wouldn’t! Let’s pitch in a clean up. No good deed goes unpunished! Wait a minute …

Friday, April 20
Happy Look Alike Day

Johnny Hoy & The Bluefish
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Brook Campbell Linda Draper And Fred Gillen, Jr.
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Andy Cooney: Irish Spring Concert  with comedian Mick Thomas
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Julia & Paulie (Power Rock Duo)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Rhythm Method
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, April 21
Happy Husband Appreciation Day

Peekskill Parks Cleanup

Saturday 8:00 am to noon.

Get Your Wings
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

DJ Lexzion
@ 12 Grapes – 11:00 PM

Alva Nelson Quintet
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Martini Jones
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 AM

Billy Squier And Ge Smith

@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Open Mic Hosted By Andy Rice
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

The Force
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, April 22
Happy National Jelly Bean Day

jbs

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

Fundraiser For Ray Blue’s Pro-am Ensemble
@ Beanrunner – 3:00 PM

Charles & Bernard (Americana)
@ 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

The Peekskill Indoor Winter Farmer’s Market
InDoors @ 925 South Street, 9 am – 1 pm, every Saturday thru May 26th.

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


Don’t see your event listed here? Don’t worry. Send a note to events@peekskill.rocks and we’ll be sure to add it.
• Please send by 5pm on Wednesdays, to make sure it gets into the first edition of our weekly round-up.
• Or you can post on our Facebook page.
Future events will be added to our peekskill.rocks calendar.

What’s Up Peekskill? This seems more like spring.


Hey there P-Rockers, the weather looks mighty fine this weekend! Finally Spring rears her head. Get out and enjoy.

Thursday, April 12
Happy Russian Cosmonaut Day

laika
Laika the space dog.

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

Anita Rein
@ 12 Grapes – 7:00 PM

Friday, April 13
Happy Friday the 13th

my campground

 

Story Garden with Miss Alexia
Stories, songs, and her magic ukulele. Babies and children up to 4 years old.
@ Peekskill Field Library – 11:00 am

Vinyl Siding
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Mala Waldron Quartet
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Bob & Norm
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 PM

The Hit Men: Legendary Rock Supergroup
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Plasm (Funk Fusion)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Jungle Love
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, April 14
Happy National Dolphin Day

Jumping Dolphins

Family Fiesta with Flor
Bilingual music program designed for the whole family.
@ Peekskill Field Library – 12:00 am

Class Action
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Laughs & Lyrics
Hosts B-Thomas And Mishaku Jones
@ Beanrunner – 3:00 PM

Nova Blue
Celebrating Their New CD
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Fat City Rockers
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 PM

Funktapus (Jazz)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Over The Top
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, April 15
Happy Titanic Remembrance Day

down she goes

Kids Open Mic Night
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 PM

Simon Boyar School Jazz Ensemble
@ Beanrunner – 4:00 PM

Steve Earle & The Dukes
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 7:00 PM

Mario Giacalone (Folk)
@ 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

The Peekskill Indoor Winter Farmer’s Market
InDoors @ 925 South Street, 9 am – 1 pm, every Saturday thru May 26th.

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


Don’t see your event listed here? Don’t worry. Send a note to events@peekskill.rocks and we’ll be sure to add it.
• Please send by 5pm on Wednesdays, to make sure it gets into the first edition of our weekly round-up.
• Or you can post on our Facebook page.
Future events will be added to our peekskill.rocks calendar.