Category Archives: trivia

What’s Up Peekskill? Get outside, the weather’s fine!

Hey P-Rockers,  winter is finally not coming! What weather! And about time, too! The heat shall pass and we’ll have a bangin’ weather weekend for all the great stuff going on. There’s a music festival at the waterfront y’all should check out, as well as the usual fun gigs downtown, including screenings of Charlotte’s Web at the Paramount. Oh, Wilbur! So come out this weekend and get your Rock on!

Thursday, May 18
Happy No Dirty Dishes Day!

you clean them

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

Kurt Henry
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

Friday, May 19
Happy Bike to Work Day!

cycling

The Oak Ridge Boys
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Plasm (jazz jam)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Jon Bates Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Distant Planets Orchestra (Funky Reggae Hip Hop Afrobeat)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Ayaaso (reggae)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, May 20
Happy Be A Millionaire Day!

fiddy
That’s a Money Sandwich. Cause you can!

Nashkill Music Festival
@ Peekskill Riverfront Green – 3:00 pm til midnite

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

Charlotte’s Web
some pig
@ Paramount Theater – 11:00 am and 3:00 pm

STAX of Soul (soul / motown)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Le Pompe Attack
CD Release Party
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Sunday, May 21
Happy I Need A Patch For That Day!

oh mario
The Bell won’t save you this time, Mario.

The Kingston Trio
@ Paramount Theater – 5:00 pm

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

Michael Attanasio
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 5:00 – 7:00 pm

J. Kane (singer / songwriter)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Scott Stapp of Creed
@ Paramount Theater – 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.

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.

What’s Up Peekskill? Haven’t Seen Winter in a While

What do 420, nose picking, bull dogs and the earth have in common? A big reason to come to downtown Peekskill to party this weekend!

Thursday, April 20
Happy 420 Day!

upinsmoke

The True Cost
A documentary film screening.
Peekskill Environmental Film Series
@ Westchester Community College – 7:00 pm

Sammy Wags & Friends
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

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

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

Friday, April 21
Happy Bulldogs are Beautiful Day!

Lou Gramm
@ Paramount Theater – 3:00 pm

Over the Top
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Dave Fields with special guest Duchess Di!
CD Release Party – Unleashed
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Saturday, April 22
Happy Earth Day!

earth rise

Viewfinder
A play by Donna Barkman, directed by Mara Mills
@ HVCCA – 4:00 pm

The Charlie Daniel’s Band
@ Paramount Theater – 7:00 pm

Already Gone (Eagles tribute)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Valerie Capers Quartet
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

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

Lost Soulz
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, April 23
Happy Nose Picking Day!

booboo

Liana Gabel and Lynda Karanikolas
meet the artist 4-6pm
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

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

Austin Charnis
@ Kurzhal’s Coffee 1-3 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 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.