Category Archives: trivia

What’s Up Peekskill? Labor Day Weekend

Last chance to wear white this year — don’t blow it, rock it!

Thursday, August 31
Happy National Eat Outside Day

picnic

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

Jedidiah Kaine
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 PM

David Kraai
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 PM

Friday, September 1
Happy Emma M. Nutt Day,
the first woman telephone operator

emma nutt

Tiki Party
Tropical Cocktails, Specialty Pizzas and Bad Hawaiian shirts
With DJ’s Mercedes & Wolf
@ Gleason’s – 8:00 pm

Andrea & The Armenian Rug Riders
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Chico Alvarez & Mauricio Smith With Ran Kan Kan
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Base Camp
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, September 2
Happy VJ Day, WWII

VJ

Nellybombs (Indie / Soul / Pop / R&B)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

The Anthem Band
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Ginger Jungle
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, September 3
Happy Skyscraper Day

Emerging Artist Showcase
featuring Sam Levin and Sonya Mcgaffey

@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 PM

Monday, September 4
Happy Labor Day


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.

What’s up Peekskill? Partly sunny and beautiful!

Well it’s hard to top a solar eclipse, but we can try. We got all sorts of good music going on downtown so c’mon downtown you P-rockers and enjoy partly sunny and beautiful Peekskill.

Thursday, August 24
Happy Vesuvius Day

vesuvius

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

Ryan O’connor
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 PM

Heart Of The Matter – A Songwriter’s Series
@ Beanrunner – 7:00 PM

Bob & Norm
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 PM

Friday, August 25
Happy Kiss and Make Up Day

jerry & dean
Jerry Lewis & Dean Martin
Back together again
12 Grapes’ Live Band Karaoke & Dance Party!
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Alexis Cole Ensemble
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Remedy Recital (Rock/Jam Band)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Over The Top
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, August 26
Happy Women’s Equality Day

Rosie
Rosie the Riveter!

Stax Of Soul
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Hot House Latin Jazz Ensemble
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

Kurt Henry Band
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 PM

Joe Duraes And The Skills (Rock)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Lost Soulz
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, August 27
Happy Just Because Day

don't look up!
Don’t look directly at the sun Mr. President!

Joe Adami (Covers/ Originals)
@ 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 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.

What’s Up Peekskill? Dog days of Summer

Howdy P’Rockers – it looks like a lovely weekend though Saturday might be a scorcher. All the more reason to get out and hang downtown. See you round the town.

Thursday, August 17
Happy National Thriftshop Day

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

Charli Latoven
@ Hudson Room – 8:00 PM

Friday, August 18
Happy Bad Poetry Day

… and I didn’t even know it.

The Fred Savages featuring Geoff Hartwell
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Hudson Valley Jazz Festival Presents the Ray Blue Quartet
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 PM

The Flynns
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 PM

Soul’d Again
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Saturday, August 19
Happy National Potato Day

potato head

Pimpinella
@ 12 Grapes – 9:00 PM

Richie Goods & Nuclear Fusion
@ Beanrunner – 7:00 PM & 9:00 PM

The Compact
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 PM

The Bump (Covers / Songwriter)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 PM

Hey Baby
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 PM

Sunday, August 20
Happy World Mosquito Day

holy proboscis batman
Check out the proboscis on that thing!

Kids Open Mic Hosted By Lilli O.
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 PM

Hudson Valley Jazz Festival presents the Thunderhead Trio
@ Beanrunner – 5:00 PM

Liana Gabel (Singer / Songwriter)
@ 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 on Bank Street, 8 am – 2 pm, every Saturday.

Hudson River Cruises
From the Dock at Peekskill Riverfront Green

@ 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? Summer is here.

When is summer ever going to arrive? I miss those extremely hot and muggy, sweating for no darn reason days. I kid, I kid. I’m a kidder. I believe in Game of Thrones: Winter is here.

Thursday, July 20
Happy Ugly Truck Day!

that's an ugly truck
Really?

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

David Kraai
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

Sammy Wags & Friends
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm to 11:00 pm

Craig Ferguson: The New Deal Tour
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

x (comedy)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 7:30 pm

Friday, July 21
Happy Junk Food Day!

so good

Joe Duraes Band
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 pm

Remedy (rock/ jam band)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Sammulous
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm

Flannel Junkies
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Soul Asylum & Cracker
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

The Norris Brothers Band
@ Peekskill Brewery – 8:00 pm

BSKi
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm to 12:00 am

Saturday, July 22
Happy Hammock Day!

ahhhh
So yes!

Larger Than Life – The Ultimate Boy Band Tribute
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could (2 shows)
@ Paramount Theater – 11:00 am and 3:00 pm

Kristine (singer, originals and covers)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Wood Vibrations
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 pm

Eve Soto
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm to 12:30 am

Eric Person Trio
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm

Sunday, July 23
Happy Hot Dog Day!

yum

Pat Foran (covers/ originals)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Kids Open Mic Night
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 pm to 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, 10 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.

What’s Up Peekskill? It Got Muggy!

Yeah – we feel it too. That drip between your shoulder blades when you aren’t doing anything. Sliding down your back to soak into your wasteband. Humid. Muggy. Humuggidy. Yuck. Well, shake it off and get down to one of the many air-conditioned venues downtown and rock out!

Thursday, July 13
Happy Barbershop Music Appreciation Day!

muppetshop

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

Bob & Norm
@ Birdsall House – 9:30 pm

Trivia Night
@ The Quiet Man – 8:00 pm

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

Hudson Valley Improv (comedy)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 7:30 pm

Friday, July 14
Happy Bastille Day!

eat cake

Ed Horan (flamingo guitar)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Mary Mancini & Mario Tacca
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 pm

Thrown Together Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Amanda Victoria
@ Peekskill Brewery – 8:00 pm

The Vibe Theory (Funk-driven Soul / R&B and Jazz)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Saturday, July 15
Happy Gummy Worm Day!

Steel
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Imagination Movers
@ Paramount Theater – 3:00 pm

The Bump (covers/songwriter)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Fat City Rockers
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 pm

Taboo (A Tribute to Santana)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Esencia (latin jazz)
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm

Sunday, July 16
Happy Corn Fritters Day!

Joe Duraes and The Skills (rock)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 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, 10 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.

What’s Up Peekskill? Independence Blues?

All that BBQ, all those beers, all those fireworks over the long holiday weekend got you down? Feel like summer may already be over? Well buck up P-Rockers and get downtown. We got the usual: lots of live music and silly holidays to celebrate and keep the summer going!

Thursday, July 6
Happy Fried Chicken Day!

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

Open Mic Night
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Friday, July 7
Happy Strawberry Sundae Day!

yum

Rob Tyc (blues / americana)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Pablito y su Latin Band (salsa)
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm

House Arrest
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Phineas & The Lonely Leaves
phineas
@ Peekskill Brewery – 8:00 pm

Karma Darwin (Indie, Rock, Folk, Reggae)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Saturday, July 8
Happy Scud Day!

S.C.U.D. = Savor the Comic, Unplug the Drama Day
Finally, a silly holiday worthy of a day.

The Squids
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Magically Hysterical
@ Paramount Theater – 8:00 pm

Dan Scannell
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Foster Dad
@ Birdsall House – 10:00 pm

The Mighty Spectrum Band (soul/rock)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Magnets (jazz)
@ Beanrunner – 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm

Sunday, July 9
Happy No Bra Day!

free
Looking for support in the wrong places.

Tim Kubart & The Space Cadets (2 shows)
@ Paramount Theater – 1:00 and 4:00 pm

R&B
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Kids Open Mic Night
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 – 8:000pm


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, 10 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.