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What’s Up Peekskill? River tours are back.

Hey P-Rockers, Welcome to Memorial Day weekend! Get your white pants out… if you’re into that. Wish the weather was better, though — (Not my fault). But River tours are back, and we got lots of good stuff going — as usual! So get out and Rock!
river tours

Thursday, May 25
Happy Tap Dance Day!

in da rain

Poetry Project with Ibrahim Siddiq
@ Beanrunner Cafe 6:00 – 9:00 pm

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

The Julie Corbalis Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Friday, May 26
Happy Super Moon Day!

supermoon
It’s Super Moon Day, but not a day with a super moon. The next super moon is December 3rd.

River Cruises
River cruising season begins again today.
@ The Peekskill River Front

Eat, Drink, Make Art
@ Lana Yu’s Art Loft – 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Pitching Tents
@ Paramount Theater – 7:30 pm

Phineas & The Lonely Leaves
in the beer garden
@ Birdsall House – 7:00 pm

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

BedRock
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

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

The Gerry Cruz Band
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, May 27
Happy Sun Screen Day!

robocop
Remember Robocop?

Eve Soto
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Joe Duraes and the Skills
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Prognosis (Pink Floyd. Genesis. Peter Gabriel)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Winard Harper & the Jeli Posse
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Sunday, May 28
Happy Hamburger Day!

burger

The Kingston Trio
@ Paramount Theater – 5:00 pm

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

Charles and Bernard (cowboy tunes)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Monday, May 29
Happy Memorial 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

Hudson River Cruises
From the Dock at Peekskill Riverfront Green
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@ 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? Super Moon on Sunday!

stupor moon

Thursday, Oct. 13 – Happy No Bra Day

(sorry – no pictures for No Bra day, bunch of perverts…)

Karaoke Night
@ Gleasons – 9:00 pm

KJ Denhert (urban folk & jazz)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 pm

Friday, Oct. 14 — Happy Dessert Day

The Alva Nelson Band
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Five Creations (Acappella)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Drew Bordeaux
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 pm

Saturday, Oct. 15 – Happy Bridge Day

tappanzeeNew and Old Tappan Zee Bridges (September 2015) photo by Erik

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

The Flynns
in the beer garden
BHBG
@ Birdsall House – 6:00 pm

Rocket Sauce
@ The Quite Man Public House – 10:00 pm

The Tempest and the Sword in the Stone
Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival’s Fall Classics Tour:
Written by Mona Z. Smith; Directed by Emily Lyon
@ Paramount Theater – 11:00 am

Live at the Fillmore
Benefiting the Justin Veach Fund
@ Paramount Theater – 7:00 pm

• The Jon Bates Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

Kenny Lee & the All Stars (jazz)
@ Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 p.m.

From The Ashes
Exhibit featuring Music, Poetry, Dance by local artists; Curated by Inez Andrucyk
@ Embark Peekskill – 4:00 – 7:00 pm

• The Force
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, Oct. 16 – Happy Feral Cat Day

Sarah Wise (singer/songwriter)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

Karen Hudson River Trio
Tribes Hill Presents: Kindred Folk Concert Series
@ Embark Peekskill – 4:00 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

Free Weekend Shuttle
From the Peekskill Train Station to the Downtown Gazebo
sponsord by GoPeekskill
Fridays – 5:00 pm to Midnight
Saturdays – 10:00 am to Midnight
Sundays – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Hudson River Cruises
From the Dock at Peekskill Riverfront Green
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@ Trinity Cruises

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market outdoors on Bank Street,
8:00 am – 2:00 pm, every Saturday.

What’s Up Peekskill? Tax time — sigh.

Where’s Robin Hood when you need him? I bet he’s downtown enjoying some down-time with his band of merry theives. Why not join him?

tax this!

Thursday, April 14

• KJ Denhert (urban folk & jazz)
@ 12 Grapes – 8:00 pm

• Open Mic Night for music and spoken word
Hosted by Brotha Doug
@ Embark @ The Flatz – 7:00 pm

Friday, April 15

• Hubbels Music School recital- 5:00 – 7:30 pm
• Patrick Murphy McDowell (funky Blues/Rock/Country) – 9:30 pm
@ 12 Grapes

• Bakklash (Rock, Funk, Jazz)
@ Bean Runner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Dr. Magneetoes Medicine Show Band
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, April 16

 

• Rangers vs. Penguins – Game 2
rangers
Get out and support the Rangers!
They need it after game 1…
@ a local Peekskill bar – 3 pm

 

• Resist AIM
The Say No/Say Yes Fest
@ Paramount Theater – 10:00 am – all day

• Slam Allen (blues)
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Foster Dad, Feejee Mermaids & Ninth House
@ Beale Street Barber Shop – 8:00 pm

• Valerie Capers Quartet (jazz)
@ Bean Runner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• PEACE
Peekskill Electroacoustic Ambient Chamber Ensemble
@ Embark @ The Flatz – 8:00 pm

• The Force
@ The Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, April 17

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

• TRIBES HILL PRESENTS
Kindred Folk Concert Series
@ Embark @ The Flatz – 4:30 – 7:30 pm

Tuesday, April 19th

• PRIMARY DAY – GET OUT AND VOTE!
(and hope the delegates agree with you)


And of course, don’t forget our two wonderful markets!

The Peekskill Farmer’s Market outdoors at the Field Library through Spring

• The Marketplace @ The Flatz featuring some of the best regional goods, crafts, eats, and more

What’s up Peekskill? He has a dream.

MLK
Peekskill has a lot going on this weekend, so come raise a glass to MLK.

Thursday, January 14th

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

• David Kraai
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

• Two Lost Souls
@ Hudson Room – 8:00 pm

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

Friday, January 15th

PB & Awestruck Cider Beer Dinner
a prix fixe dinner
@ Peekskill Brewery – 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

• Valerie not Val and Company
@ BeanRunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

MSL and Emily Ritz at TPCH
• MSL and Emily Ritz
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• Tequila Soul Project
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• The Bookends Band
@ Hudson Room – 9:00 pm

Saturday, January 16th

• What’s New Wine Tasting
@ Dylan’s Wine Cellar – 2:00 – 5:00 pm

oh... todd!
• Todd Londagin Band
@ BeanRunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

• Adam Corolla – Not Taco Bell Material
@ Paramount Theatre – 8:00 pm

• Rip and The Sleepy Hollow Boys
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• The Funk Train pulls into 12 Grapes with Mr. Breakdown
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Lou Ubriaco
@ Division Street Grill – 7:30 pm

• Hey Baby
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Sunday, January 17th

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

Emmanuel Faure Photography Exhibit Opening Reception
Emmanuel Faure Art Reception
with music by Martini jones, and special set by Period Comma
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Monday, January 18th
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday

What’s Up Peekskill? Winter solstice edition.

Peekskill Rocks “Get Kissed” Instructions:

  1. Go into town to a venue of your choice (see below).
  2. Hold this Peekskill.Rocks! post above your head on your mobile device.
  3. Get kissed!

kiss kiss, bitches

Thursday, December 17th

• Live Band Karaoke
santa sings
@ 12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Bob and Norm
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

Friday, December 18th

• Adam Falcon: Funk steady groove with a touch of Blues
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Joe Duraes
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

• Lou Ubriaco – Guitar
@ Division Street Grill – 7:00 pm

• The Black Dirt Band
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Saturday, December 19th

• A Holiday Hootenanny
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Five bands strong, featuring
Least Best Beast, Apologetics, JD Gambrell, All My Friends and Whiskey Neat
@ Division Street Guitars – 8:00 pm

• The Jon Bates Band
@ 12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Doug Smith – Classic House Piano
@ Division Street Grill – 7:00 pm

• Open mic music (hosted by Andy Rice)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 6:00 pm

• Giacomo Gates, Art Hightower, and the ABC’s of Jazz
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Sunday, December 20th

• Austin Charnis (classical guitar)
@ Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm

• Hope Machine Year End Hootenanny
@ Embark Peekskill – 4:30 pm

• Jessi Mason, & Friends, and Special Guests, JT & Anne
@ 12 Grapes – 6:00 pm

What’s up, Peekskill? Autumn is upon us

Here is your weekly round up of events that are rocking Peekskill. For recurring events, please scroll to the bottom.

leaves

Thursday, September 24th

• Joe Adami
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

• Sessions with JP Patrick & Friends
@12 Grapes – 8:30 pm

Friday, September 25th

• The Outlaws
@ The Paramount – 8:00 pm

• Fred Gillen Jr.
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Peter Calo Band
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:00 pm

Electric Beef
@12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Base Camp
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

Saturday, September 26th

Mustard Tiger
Mustard Tiger, The Tall Whites, Cheeseburger Walrus
@ Division Street Guitars – 8:00 pm

Kurt Henry Band
@ Birdsall House – 9:00 pm

• The Chip White Sextet
@ The Beanrunner Cafe – 8:30 pm

• Dirty Stay Out
@ Hudson Room – 10:00 pm

SoulRagga
@12 Grapes – 9:30 pm

• Adam Love
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 7:00 pm

Sunday, September 27th

Scoot Horton
• Scoot Horton — record release show
with Fred Gillen Jr. and Brian Foster
@ Gleason’s – 4:00 pm

• Maryanne Renza
@ The Peekskill Coffee House – 1:00 pm