Category Archives: swing dancing

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
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? It’s still winter.

In case you haven’t noticed this morning – It’s raining, oh wait, it’s snowing. Oh good grief!

Friday, March 2
Happy Employee Appreciation Day

We don’t really have employees here at P-Rock…
hope we’re still appreciated!

Drew Bordeaux
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Salsa Night With Anaïsa
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Andy Cooney’s Enchanted Music Of Ireland
A Benefit For The Peekskill St. Patrick’s Day Parade
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

J. Antonette (Country)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Charli Latoven
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, March 3
Happy I Want You to be Happy Day

Fiesta with Flor
A fun free bilingual (English/Spanish) music , movement and puppetry program for children up to 5 years old.
@ Peekskill Field Library – 11:00 am

Cutie, Least Best Beast, Sound Witch

@ Division Street Guitars – 7:30 pm

3d Rhythm Of Life (Latin, R&B, Reggae & Caribbean)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

DJ Lexzion
@ 12 Grapes – 11:59 PM

Mala Waldron Quartet
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Joe Luck (Original Singer/songwriter)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Sugarush
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, March 4
Happy Hug a GI Day

soldier bro hug
Careful where you point that thing soldier!

• Yarn Club
All experience levels yarn club.
@ Peekskill Field Library – 1:30 pm

Greg Westhoff’s Westchester Swing Band
@ 12 Grapes – 4:00 PM

Cindy Lou On Vocals
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 PM

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

An Acoustic Evening With Lyle Lovett And Shawn Colvin
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 7:00 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 @
@ 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


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? Mardi Gras!

Hey there P-Rockers, we gots lots of music this weekend, plus it’s Mardi Gras. So show me your beads!
mardig

Thursday, February 8
Happy Kite Flying Day

winter kite
In the middle of winter? Kite don’t care. Got wind?

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

Friday, February 9
Happy National Pizza Day

zaaa
Zaaaa!

Bob & Norm
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 PM

R&B (Acoustic Harmonies)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Kristina Koller
koller
Perception Album Release Show
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Ronald Reggae
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

The Bottoms Up Dixieland Jazz Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, February 10
Happy Umbrella Day

Conigliaro Consort
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

The Wendy May Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

DJ Lexzion
@ 12 Grapes – 11:00 PM

Fat City Rockers
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 PM

The Bump (Horror Folk)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

French Cookin’ Mardi Gras
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, February 11
Happy Make a Friend Day

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

Al Stewart — Year Of The Cat Tour
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 7:00 PM

J. Kaine (R&B / Blues)
@ 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? Faunaphilation!

Looks like a lovely weekend P-rockers, so get off your lazy bums and come on downtown and check it out. If you really need an excuse, Saturday is Penguin Awareness day. Hey, penguins are people too! There are also some Blue Oysters and Funky Dawgz for all you faunaphiles. No more excuses.

Thursday, January 18
Happy Winnie the Pooh Day, A.A. Milne’s Birthday

pooh
… Pooh just is.

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

Funky Dawgz Brass Band
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Friday, January 19
Happy National Popcorn Day

Ayaaso
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Blue Öyster Cult
boc
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Julie Corbalis & Bryan Gordon Duo
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Bill Kelly (Singer/songwriter)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Bucket List
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, January 20
Happy Penguin Awareness Day

pengie

Upper Level, Featuring Libby C
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

DJ Lexzion
@ 12 Grapes – 11:00 PM

Remedy (90s Rock Covers)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Hey Baby
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, January 21
Happy Squirrel Appreciation Day

squirell
Squirrel!

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

Plasm (Funk Fusion)
@ 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? Domo Arigato, Mr. Roboto!

Wow. Styx! My first concert! Boy was I young. Had back stage passes, too!

Thursday, December 7
Pearl Harbor Day
pearl harbor arizona

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

Open Mic Night
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 PM

Dennis Deyoung: The Music Of Styx
domo arigato
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Friday, December 8
Happy National Brownie Day
brownies

 

Ronnie Claxton And The Best Old School R&B Party
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Radar
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Blood Sweat And Tears
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Paul Decoster (Rock/covers)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

The Curtis Winchester Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, December 9
Happy Pastry Day
pastries

 

The Chip White Dedications Sextet
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Old No. 7 Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Jessica Lynn’s – A Very Merry Country Christmas
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Fat City Rockers
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 PM

The Bump (Horror Folk)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Hey Baby
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, December 10
Happy Human Rights Day

The City Singers With Magic In The City
@ Beanrunner – 4:00 PM

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

Ed Horan  (Flamenco Guitar)
@ 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 Winter Farmer’s Market
InDoors @ 925 South Street, 9 am – 1 pm, every Saturday.

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? Choo Choo Wop

Dang there’s a lot going on this weekend! The Brewery has a birthday party, there’s a one woman show, fundraisers, swing dancing, choo choo soul, trivia, doo wop, karaoke… Wait – did I just say Doo Wop? Doo wop, doo wop, hey! Get downtown P-rockers. Doo it!

Thursday, October 12
Happy Old Farmers Day

american gothic

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

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

Trivia Night
@ Quiet Man Public House – 8:00 pm

The Heart of the Matter Songwriters Series
@ Beanrunner – 7:00 PM

Friday, October 13

Jason Vorhees
Not necessarily a hockey fan.

R & B
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Bob & Norm
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

Slice Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

CC & the Boys (Country Blues Southern Rock)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Dmitri Matheny Group
CD Release Celebration
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Saturday, October 14
Happy Be Bald and Free Day

bald and free

PB’s 9th Birthday Party
with DJ Dan and live music featuring Evan Watson
@ Peekskill Brewery – Noon – 6 pm

Joe Adami & Frank Corrado
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

I am here. I belong.
An Embark Peekskill presentation – A one woman play.
@ HVCCA – 7:30 pm

The Bump (rock)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

The Doo Wop Project
@ Paramount Hudson Valley Theater – 8:00 pm

Phineas & The Lonely Leaves
@ Factoria – 6 pm

The Force
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Class Action, and other special guests
Fundraiser for the Justin Veatch Scholarship Fund
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 PM

Italiana Fresca (jazz)
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Sunday, October 15
Happy White Cane Safety Day

Ed Horan (flamenco guitar)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

I am here. I belong.
An Embark Peekskill presentation – A one woman play.
@ HVCCA – 3:00 pm

SAGE (jazz)
Benefit concert for Support Connection: Breast and Ovarian Cancer Support
@ Beanrunner – 5:00 – 8:00 PM

Choo Choo Soul with Genevieve
@ Paramount Hudson Valley Theater – 1:00pm and 4:00 pm

Kindred Folk
A Tribes Hill presentation
@ Division Street Guitars – 4 pm

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