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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? New Year hangover?

hangoverYes, all that glitter has been swept up. Them balls have dropped. The hangover should be subsiding, hopefully. That’s good, cause there’s much more to do downtown! It’s a new year, folks, let’s get on with it.

Thursday, January 7th

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

• A Capella (Doo-Wop)
with The Binghamton Vibrations
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 6:30 pm

• Jazz Night: Conigliaro Consort
@ Hudson Room – 8:00 pm

• Bob and Norm
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

Friday, January 8th

• High-energy Pop Rock
with Electric Beef
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

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Joy on Fire, The Tall Whites & NCM
@ Division Street Guitars – 7:30 pm

• Anthony Gach and Harmonic Aggression
@ Gleason’s – 9:00 pm

• The Dave Keyes Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, January 9th

• Dance Expression!
@ Paramount Theater – 10:00 am

• From Live Society, a night of acoustic Motown/Soul
with Collazo Family Singers, and special guest Anthony Candullo
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Scott Seltzer and Tim Feeney
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Dynamite Di & Destruction
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, January 10th

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• Anthony Rispo In Concert!
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 4:00 pm

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

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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
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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? It’s December already.

If you’re done with your turkey pot pies, casseroles, and not-so-fresh-anymore-mashed-potatoes, let’s get on with December. Art and music is flowing so get in the spirit of things and head downtown!
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Thursday, December 3rd

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

Dan Lavoie
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

Friday, December 4th

• Drew Bordeaux & the Cavalry
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Westchester All Stars Christmas for Wounded Veterans Concert
@ The Paramount – 7:30 pm

• Conjunto Guantanemo
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Speakeasy Party
@ Gleasons – 9:00 pm

• Joni Blondell & Guests
Joni
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, December 5th

• To the Lover of Small Things – a juried art show
Opening reception. Show runs to December 20th.
@ Gallery 22 – 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

• HeadFirst Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Ted Vigil’s John Denver Holiday Tribute
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@ The Paramount – 8:00 pm

• The Mimi Jones Band
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• THE FANTASTICKS!
@ The Flatz – 8:00 pm

• Lost Soulz
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

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

Sunday, December 6th

• Charles & Bernard
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

• THE FANTASTICKS!
@ The Flatz – 3:00 pm

• Daisy Jopling Band Holiday Show
@ The Paramount – 3:00 pm

What’s Up Peekskill? Thanksgiving Eve & The Weekend

Wednesday, November 25th

• The Force
@ Hudson Room – 8:00 PM

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• George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic
@ The Paramount

Thursday, November 26th

• The Squids
@ Taco Dive Bar “Next Door” – 9:00 PM

Friday, November 27th

• Fred Gillan Jr.
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

• Foster Dad
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

• The BEATLES ’62-’70: Celebrating the music of the Fab Four
with Steve Chizmadia, & the Accidental Gypsies
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 PM

Saturday, November 28th

• An Allman Brothers Tribute
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 PM

• Gerry Malkin Quintet
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Malachi
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Sunday, November 29th

• TBA
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 PM

What’s up, Peekskill? Start defrosting that turkey!

The leaf-sucker is making the rounds and so are the artists. Get out before Autumn ends! And watch out for poo in the leaf piles…
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Thursday, November 19th

• The Lonnie Leibowitz Trio
@ Hudson Room – 8:00 PM

• Live Band Karaoke Contest, Finals in December!
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 PM

Bob and Norm
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

Friday, November 20th

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• Joe Duraes and the Skillz
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM
@ Paramount Open Mic Night (headlining) – 8:00 pm

Sundad
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Anthony Gach & Harmonic Aggression
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 PM

• Karaoke Night
@ Taco Dive Bar “Next Door” – 9:00 PM

• Veteran’s Charity Auction with Class Action and Special Guests
@ Hudson Room – 9:00 PM

Saturday, November 21st

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The Brighton Beat
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 PM

Richie Goods & Nuclear Fusion
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 10:00 pm

The NY Hitmen
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

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

Sunday, November 22nd

• Premium Blend – 4:00 PM
• The Justin Veatch Fund All Stars – 5:30 PM
@ 12 Grapes