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Thursday, June 22
Happy Onion Rings Day!

rings
When I was a kid, Burger King always beat McDonalds because they had onion rings!

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

Fred Gillen Jr.
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

Embark Presents: Heart of the Matter Songwriters Series
with Jessi Mason, Leo Harmony, Steve Chizmadia
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Harry Rios Duo (Soul / Pop / R&B)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Friday, June 23
Happy Take Your Dog To Work Day!

good dog
Who’s a good dog? Who’s a good dog?

Toto
toto
@ The Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Pat Foran (singer/songwriter)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Martini Jones & the Dirty Shakers
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 pm

Bosco and the Storm
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Live Band Karaoke & Dance Party
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 pm

The D-Major Project
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, June 24
Happy Fairy Day!

Joe Duraes and the Skills (rock)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Lost Soulz
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

John Basile Trio (jazz)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Sunday, June 25
Happy Log Cabin Day!

abe's cabin
Abe Lincoln’s Log Cabin

Joe Adami (rock)
@ 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 on Bank Street, 10 am – 2 pm, every Saturday.

Hudson River Cruises
From the Dock at Peekskill Riverfront Green
trinity_1
@ 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? Finally Heating up!

Thursday, June 8
Happy Name Your Poison Day!

poison named
Mr. Allnut knows his poison.

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

Saved by a Child
A play by Amos Smith
@ The Paramount Theater – 7:00 pm

Greg Jacquin from Rocket Sauce
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

Resist AIM presents: Earth to Trump
@ Beanrunner Cafe 6:00 – 8:00 pm

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

Friday, June 9
Happy Donald Duck Day!

Skate/Rock (skateboarding and Rock ‘n Roll)
with Jukebox Romantics, Least Best Beast and Ourselves
@ 2nd Nature Skate Park – 8:00 pm

Steve Pascuzzi (folk / americana)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Vinyl Siding (formerly Vintage Vinyl)
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 7:00 pm

Over The Top
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

The Charlie Lagond Band (jazz, funk and soul)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

The Joe Nott Band
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, June 10
Happy Gin Day!

Mrs. Allnut
The future Mrs. Allnut prepares Mr. Allnut for a rude awakening.

Open Mic Music Night
hosted by Andy Rice
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

John Mayall
@ The Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Kurt Henry Band
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 pm

The Sugarush Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Pimpinella
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Steve Sandberg & Alaya (jazz)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Sunday, June 11
Happy Sunday!

Charles and Bernard (cowboy tunes)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Peekskill High School’s Contemporary A cappella GroupPHS A capelle
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 5:00-7:00 pm

Emerging Artist Showcase
Lillimure, Jessie Litwin, Jedediah Kaine, Jessi Mason, Mishti, Anita Rein, Nellybombs Llano and Ivan Polanco
@ 12 Grapes – 4:00 – 9:30 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 on Bank Street, 10 am – 2 pm, every Saturday.

Hudson River Cruises
From the Dock at Peekskill Riverfront Green
trinity_1
@ 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? Farmer’s Market is back.

Politics can be embarrassing or fun. Depends on which side of the camera lens you’re on! Anyway… We got the Farmer’s Market back in action on Saturday, and Open Studios both Saturday and Sunday, along with a peppering of musical good times. So get downtown and P-rock!

Thursday, June 1
Happy Wear A Dress Day!

rudy
Yep, so that happened, and don’t forget it!

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

Joe Adami
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

Open Mic Night
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Friday, June 2
Happy Bubba Day!

bubba
And that happened, too. Bubba and the blue dress.

Bob & Norm
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

Curtis Winchester Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Lizzie and The Makers
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Willie Torres (salsa)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, June 3
Happy Repeat Day!

Sorry, I won’t repeat Rudy and Bubba. Just no!

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market
First market of the year
Outdoors on Bank Street, 10 am – 2 pm

Open Studios 2017!
All over Peekskill! (see link above for more info) – Noon-5:00 pm

Mike DelGuidice and Big Shot
@ he Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

The Compact
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

Soul Fusion
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Upper Level, featuring Libby C (R&B)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Karen Maynard Quartet (jazz)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Sunday, June 4
Happy Hug Your Cat Day!

awww
Awwwww!
Open Studios 2017!
All over Peekskill! (see link above for more info) – Noon-5:00 pm

Liliana Oliviero Band (singer/songwriter)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 4:00-5:00 pm

Memory: Mirror into the Self, an artist discussion and opening
Jinsu Han’s installations Liquid Memory Opening
@ HVCCA – 5:00 – 7:00 pm

Greg Westhoff’s Westchester Swing Band
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 – 8:00 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 on Bank Street, 10 am – 2 pm, every Saturday.

Hudson River Cruises
From the Dock at Peekskill Riverfront Green
trinity_1
@ 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? River tours are back.

Hey P-Rockers, Welcome to Memorial Day weekend! Get your white pants out… if you’re into that. Wish the weather was better, though — (Not my fault). But River tours are back, and we got lots of good stuff going — as usual! So get out and Rock!
river tours

Thursday, May 25
Happy Tap Dance Day!

in da rain

Poetry Project with Ibrahim Siddiq
@ Beanrunner Cafe 6:00 – 9:00 pm

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

David Kraai
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

The Julie Corbalis Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Friday, May 26
Happy Super Moon Day!

supermoon
It’s Super Moon Day, but not a day with a super moon. The next super moon is December 3rd.

River Cruises
River cruising season begins again today.
@ The Peekskill River Front

Eat, Drink, Make Art
@ Lana Yu’s Art Loft – 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Pitching Tents
@ Paramount Theater – 7:30 pm

Phineas & The Lonely Leaves
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 7:00 pm

Paul Decoster (singer/songwriter)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

BedRock
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Live Band Karaoke & Dance Party
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 pm

The Gerry Cruz Band
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, May 27
Happy Sun Screen Day!

robocop
Remember Robocop?

Eve Soto
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Joe Duraes and the Skills
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Prognosis (Pink Floyd. Genesis. Peter Gabriel)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Winard Harper & the Jeli Posse
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Sunday, May 28
Happy Hamburger Day!

burger

The Kingston Trio
@ Paramount Theater – 5:00 pm

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

Charles and Bernard (cowboy tunes)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Monday, May 29
Happy Memorial Day!


Local Markets and Other Recurring Events

Bicycle Rentals
On Water Street, a block from the train station, next to the Peekskill Brewery.
@ Pedal Peekskill

Hudson River Cruises
From the Dock at Peekskill Riverfront Green
trinity_1
@ 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.

Saturday: First Annual Nashkill Festival!

Over the years, Peekskill has been home to many great festivals. This year we get to add another fest to that long list; and it looks to be an excellent addition:

“Ten years ago, I left Kentucky for Broadway,” says event producer and vocalist Joni Blondell. “This is an opportunity to bring a little of the Kentucky front porch bluegrass and country music heritage for which I am home sick for to Peekskill. We have an incredible line up of performers. We hope to make this an annual event.”

Saturday, May 20
3pm – Midnight
Near Peekskill Riverfront Green:
Railroad Avenue, in front of Buns-N-Bourbon

Read more at their website: http://www.nashkill.com/

Or the article patch (where this pull quote is taken from): NashSkill Fest: Seven Hour Free Music Fest Featuring Grammy Award Winning Musicians Saturday May 20th

What’s Up Peekskill? It’s Mother’s Day

Hey P-Rockers,  it’s Mother’s day this weekend. So go buy some plants and flowers at the river front on Saturday, rock out every night, but get your butt to Mom’s house on Sunday. Or Else.

Thursday, May 11
Happy Root Canal Appreciation Day!

eww
Hey, I spared you the graphic image!

KJ Denhert
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 pm

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

Greg Jacquin from Rocket Sauce
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

Friday, May 12
Happy Limerick Day!

There once was a man from Nantucket…

The Manhattan Transfer
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Scoot Horton (singer/songwriter)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Twisted Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Electric Beef
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Carlos Barbosa-Lima and Larry Del Casale
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, May 13
Happy Top Gun Day!

wing man
You can be my Wingman anytime!

Garden Club of Peekskill Plant Sale
@ Peekskill Riverfront Green – 9:00 am

Martini Jones and Dirty Shakers (rock)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Brian Regan
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Caitlin Caporale
The Voice Season 8 Finalist, backed by Jon Bates & Akie Bermiss
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Gerry Malkin Quintet
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

One Wild Night
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, May 14
Happy Mother’s Day!

Don’t screw this up — You don’t have to buy her anything, but you better show up!

The Kingston Trio
@ Paramount Theater – 5:00 pm

Gabrielle Cacciola
accompanied by Noah MacNeil on Piano
@ 12 Grapes – 4:30 – 9:30 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

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.