Category Archives: Parks

What’s Up Peekskill? What do beer, underwear, mustard & lighthouses have in common?

Nothing really, but they all happen this weekend.
Oh, and your beer is under there!
Under where?
Haha, made you say underwear.

Thursday, August 4 – Happy Chocolate Chip Cookie Day

Karaoke
@ Gleason’s – 9:00 pm

• Open mic night
with host Jess Erick
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Friday, August 5 – Happy International Beer Day & Happy Underwear Day

homey in his undies


Pat Collins (acoustic set)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• Joe Duraes & The Skills
@ Birdsall House in the beer garden – 5:00 pm

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War
@ Paramount Theater – 9:00 pm

• Peekskill Rhythm Revue
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Salsa night with Cuboricua 
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Dylan Doyle Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Jessi Mason
@ Peeksill Brewery – 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Saturday, August 6 – Happy Mustard & Fresh Breath Day!

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• Hudson Valley Exposition
@ Riverfront Green Park – 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Shlomo Franklin (acoustic)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• Premik Russell Tubbs
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Joe Adami
@ Birdsall House in the beer garden – 5:00 pm

• Dead on Live
@ Paramount Theater – 9:00 pm

The Sundown Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• The Squids
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, August 7 – Happy LightHouse Day

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Tarrytown lighthouse and the old Tappan Zee Bridge

Solo Sun (acoustic)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm


Local Markets and Other Recurring Events

Free Weekend Shuttle
From the Peekskill Train Station to the Downtown Gazebo
sponsord by GoPeeksill
Fridays – 5:00 pm to Midnight
Saturdays – 10:00 am to Midnight
Sundays – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

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

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

Gleason’s Riverfront Outpost pizza, beer, wine!
50 Hudson Avenue (Dylan’s Wine Cellar, on the yellow brick road),
4 pm – Closing

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market outdoors on Bank Street,
8:00 am – 2:00 pm, every Saturday.

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

What’s Up Peekskill? Fireworks!

It’s Meteor Watch Day folks — perchance another may fall on our town? It ain’t lightening, so could happen.

Thursday, June 30 – Happy Meteor Watch day!

Karaoke Night!
@ Gleasons – 9:00 pm

Mishti (rock)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Friday, July 1 – Happy International Joke Day

• So a Russian track star, a British footballer and an American golfer go to the Olympics…

Jon Cobert, and Matt Graff (pop/rock)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Satisfaction (Rolling Stones tribute)
@ The Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Little Larry Jr. & The Squall (rythym and blues)
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Orlando Marin Orchestra (Latin Jazz)
@ The Bean Runner – 8:00 pm

Saturday, July 2 – Happy World UFO Day!

• Peekskill Waterfront Free Paddlesports Demo Day
Free kayaks and stand-up paddle board demos provided by Hudson River Expeditions.  All ages, all levels.
@
Riverfront Green – 3:00 pm -7:00 pm

• Nite Shade (in the beer garden)
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 pm

West Greets East (east/west fusion)
@ The Bean Runner – 8:00 pm

The Force
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, July 3 – Happy Super Man Day

• Everybody is leaping a tall building today — we couldn’t find anything going on. Perhaps it’s all in anticipation of fireworks tomorrow?
If anyone knows of something, let us know and we’ll update the page. Email us at events@peekskill.rocks

Monday, July 4 – Happy Fourth of July!

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• Fourth of July Parade
@ Highland Avenue – 10:00 am

Gleason’s Riverfront Outpost pizza, beer, wine!
@ Dylan’s Wine Cellar (on the yellow brick road) – 4 pm – 8 pm

Fourth of July Concert and Fireworks
@ Riverfront Green – 7:00 pm


Local Markets and Other Recurring Events

Hudson River Cruises
From the Dock at Peekskill Riverfront Green
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@ Trinity Cruises – Cruising Season Starts May 28th!

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

Gleason’s Riverfront Outpost pizza, beer, wine!
50 Hudson Avenue (Dylan’s Wine Cellar, on the yellow brick road),
4 pm – 8 pm

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market outdoors on Bank Street,
10 am – 2 pm, every Saturday.

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

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.