Category Archives: shopping

What’s Up Peekskill? It’s Springtime. No, really.

Well it really is spring. March came in like a lion. Spring… not so much. But that’s no reason not to rock it. Get off your duff and just do it. Come downtown, ’cause springfever is in the air in Peekskill this weekend. C’mon and rock.

Thursday, March 23
Happy Puppy Day!

puppies

The Red, White N Booze (Rock, Reggae and Country)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 pm

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

David Kraai
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

Friday, March 24
Happy Chocolate Covered Raisins Day!

Sarah Brown & Clara Rodrigues Vives (art reception)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Thrown Together Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Vinyl Siding
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

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

Sundad
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Ralphie May (comedy)
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Saturday, March 25
Happy International Waffle Day!

Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Least Best Beast; All My Friends, Human Host
(punk, rock, punkrock)

@ Division Street Guitars – 8:00 pm

Snappahead (rock)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Erena Terakubo Trio
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

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

Back to the 80’s Night
The White Wedding Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, March 26
Happy Spinach Day!

Liana Gabel (Original Tunes)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

HypnoHype (comedy/hypnosis)
@ Paramount Theater – 5:00 pm

Drew Gibson (Singer/Songwriter)
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 pm

J. Kaine (Singer/Songwriter)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 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

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? Spring is in the air?

green pee
If you drink green beer, don’t panic next time you pee.

Thursday, March 16
Happy Everything You Do is Right Day!

(time for some executive orders!)

Sammy Wags & The Motion Trio (jazz)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

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

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

Friday, March 17
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

river dancin'

St. Patrick’s Day Kegs n’ Eggs
Doors open at 7 am.
The Parting Glass Band 3pm-6pm
Special Happy Hour 3pm-6pm
@ Peekskill Brewery – 7:00 am

Marc Cohn
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Twisted Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Chris Conte Trio (jazz & blues)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

The Anthem Band (reggae)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, March 18
Happy Goddess of Fertility Day!

feeling fertile?

Romeo & Juliet
Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival
@ Paramount Theater – 2:00 pm

The Jason Gisser Band (rock)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

The Flynns
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

The Karen Maynard Quartet
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

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

The Squids
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, March 19
Happy Chocolate Caramel Day!

The Bossy Frog Band
@ First Hebrew Congregation – 1:00 pm

Tribes Hill Presents: Kindred Folk Concerts
@ Division Street Guitars – 4:00 pm

Joe Adami (rock)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

KIDS Open Mic
@ 12 Grapes – 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

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? Yesterday summer, tomorrow winter

It’s a weekend of wind, sun, butts, snow, Dionne, a magic dragon and flamingo guitar! What more could you rock for?

Thursday, March 2
Happy Dr. Seuss Day!

one and two

Piff the Magic Dragon
piff
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Open Mic Night
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Michael Attanasio
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

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

Peter Calo
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Friday, March 3
Happy World Butt Day!

John Bates Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Australian Bee Gees
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Musae (a cappella) – 8:30 -9:30 pm
Drew Bordeaux (acoustic guitar) – 9:30 – midnight pm
@ 12 Grapes

Pablito y su Latin Band
Salsa Night
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, March 4
Happy Hug a GI Day!

hug a gi
Or, you know, kiss a GI… mwah!

Marc Von Em
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

The Chip White Sextet
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Jordan and Taylor (soulful tunes)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Diven Street House Fire Benefit Concert

Performances by: Alex Smith, Todd Londagin, John Hahn, Paul Francis, City Singers, Tony Jefferson, Jesse Lewis
@ Dramatic Hall – 7:30

Blues Buddha
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, March 5
Happy Cheese Doodle Day!

• Ed Horan (flamingo guitar)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Dionne Warwick
@ Paramount Theater – 7:00 pm

Rocket Sauce
@ The Quiet Man – 10:00pm

Sarah Wise
@ 12 Grapes – 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

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? Don’t Fear the Reaper

As usual, we got tons of live music going on downtown, even a cult! Öf Öysters. That are blue. And Friday is Bartender day, which means you go out and support your favorite tender. So come on downtown with your curling pants on and rock it.

Thursday, February 23
Happy Curling is Cool Day!

curling with pants
You gotta wear the right pants!

Anita Rein (acoustic)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 pm

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

Steve Chizmadia
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Maiden Mother Matriarch
Robeson Gallery – 28 N. Division St.
@ Embark Peekskill – 7:30 pm

Friday, February 24
Happy World Bartender Day!

TCthebartender
Damn, that’s one handsome bartender! Speaking of cults…

Harmony Road
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

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

The Clayton Bryant Band
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, February 25
Happy Clam Chowder Day!

Jook Joint Shufflers (shuffle music?)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

The Bob Meyer Quartet
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

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

Blue Öyster Cult
BOC
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

East Coast Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, February 26
Happy Tell a Fairy Tale Day!

Pops and Son (original jazz)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Al Di Meola’s Elegant Gypsy
@ Paramount Theater – 7:00 pm

Hudson Valley Sally
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 5:00 pm

Maiden Mother Matriarch
Lana Yu’s Studio – 802 South St.
@ Embark Peekskill – 1:00 – 5:00 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

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? Niko the Snowstorm

frosty

Thursday, Feb. 9 – Happy Snow Day!

Peekskill School District Art Show
Art will be on display all of February.
@ The Peekskill Coffee House

KJ Denhert (urban folk and jazz)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

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

Peter Calo
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Friday, Feb. 10 – Happy Umbrella Day!

Artie Tobia
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Chris Conte Trio (jazz & blues)
trio
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Adam Love (acoustic guitar)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Bob & Norm
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

JB3Trio
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, Feb. 11 – Happy Don’t Cry Over Spilled Milk Day!

milk
The Chris O’Leary Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Eric Person Quartet
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Jordan & Taylor (soulful tunes)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

The Association
@ Paramount Theater – 7:00 pm

The Force
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, Feb. 12 – Happy Plum Pudding Day!

Jessica A. (singer/songwriter)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Greg Westhoff’s Westchester Swing Band
swing it
@ 12 Grapes – 5:30 – 8:30 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.

What’s Up Peekskill? It’s a no-brainer

What do peanut brittle, no brainers, curmudgeons and kazoos have in common? Nothing really, but they are all celebrated this week for some really odd, perhaps serendipitous, reason. Actually, and alternatively, they were all invented in Peekskill, ’cause we rock!
kazoo

Thursday, Jan. 26 – Happy Peanut Brittle Day!

A Dynamic Duo: Rene Carlson, and Kevin McSweeney
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Friday, Jan. 27 – Happy No Brainer Day!

ultimate no brainer

Phineas and the Lonely Leaves
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

The Conigliaro Consort
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

The Sugarush Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

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

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

Saturday, Jan. 28 – Happy Kazoo Day!

Wine Tasting
Ignazio Giovine, owner and winemaker of L’Armangia winery in Piemonte, Italy will be sampling his Chardonnay, Barbera’s and Moscato d’Asti. All featured wines will be on sale during the tasting only.
@ Dylan’s Wine Cellar – 2:00 – 5:00 pm

Dylan Doyle Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Gwen Laster Ensemble
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:30 pm

Positive Energy
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, January 29 – Happy Curmudgeons Day!

ultimate curmdgeon

J. Kaine (original tunes)
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Pat Tomasso & Company
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 4:00 – 7:00 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

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.