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what’s up peekskill?


It’s a lovely weekend out there P-Rockers, so get on down and celebrate pecan pie day, test your luck on Friday the 13th, and kiss a shark on Saturday. They ain’t so bad. The card sharks on the other hand…

Thursday, July 12
Happy Pecan Pie Day

pecan
it’s pronounced Puh-Kaan

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

Friday, July 13
Happy Friday the 13th

• Story Garden with Miss Alexia
@ Field Library – 11:00 AM

• School Spark
Help with reading, writing and math.
@ Field Library – 1:00 PM

Original Music Show Case
Jess Erick, CF Burke, Jessi Mason, Steven Wright-Mark, Mishti, and Rich Kelly
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Base Camp
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Bob & Norm
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 PM

Katy Kenny (pop/rock)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Harmony Road Duo
@ Eagle Saloon – 10:00 pm

The Latoven Show
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, July 14
Happy Shark Awareness Day

jerry

• Story Garden with Miss Alexia
@ Field Library – 12:00 PM

Snappahead
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Carl Bartlett Jr. Quartet
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Crossfire
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 PM

Spencer Cohen (americana/folk)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

America
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

Them Bones
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, July 15
Happy National Ice Cream Day

pecan and icecream

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

Charles & Bernard (americana duo)
@ 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? Beautiful weekend!

It’s a beautiful weekend to get out and enjoy the weather. And about time, too! So do it — get out and rock your Peekskill.

Friday, June 8
Happy World Ocean Day

ocean
Up here in Peekskill we don’t see much ocean, but the Hudson is an estuary, so we get a little salty ocean when the tide comes in!

Story and Craft
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 11:00 AM

School Spark (tutoring)
@ The Peekskill Field Library -3:30 PM

Bob & Norm
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 PM

Albert Ahlf (Piano)
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

3d Rhythm Of Life
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Aftertaste (Rock/pop)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Max Weinberg’s Jukebox
@ Paramount Hudson Valley – 8:00 PM

One Wild Night – Bon Jovi Tribute
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, June 9
Happy National Strawberry

berry

Regents Cram Session (free bagels)
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 10:30 AM

Family Fiesta with Flor
fun free bilingual music program designed for the whole family
@ The Peekskill Field Library – 12:00 PM

Ray Blue / Larry Newcomb Project
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Tequila Soul Project
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Adam Love (Singer/songwriter)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Unbrothers
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, June 10
Happy Herb and Spices Day

herbspice

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

Joe Adami (Acoustic 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? 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.