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The Beacon Sloop Club Annual Pumpkin Festival

Sunday, October 20, 12 - 5pm

Hudson Valley Pumpkins of all sizes and shapes, fresh baked pumpkin pies, apple cider and more. Free sails on the sloop. Environmental displays, craft and food vendors. Live music!

Pete and Toshi Seeger Riverfront Park, Beacon, New York 12508 (more info)

Towne Crier Open Mic Night every Wednesday

Wednesday, October 16
7 - 10pm

Wednesday Evenings, Come out and play! Our Open Mic Night was voted Best of Hudson Valley® 2016 Editors Pick by Hudson Valley Magazine®!

Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Beacon 3D Get Together

Thursday, October 17
5 - 7pm

Celebrating and toasting our artists, site sponsors, volunteers and all the associates tied into this year’s Beacon 3D exhibition. Please join us for drinks and snacks at Max’s!

Max’s on Main
246 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Pumpkin Painting

Thursday, October 17
6 - 7pm

Why do kids get to have all the fun? Join us for a fun evening of painting pumpkins and eating delicious pizza just for adults! This is a self-run event. All supplies needed to paint a pumpkin will be provided.

Howland Public Library
313 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Yves Lambert Trio

Thursday, October 17
7 - 9:30pm

The Yves Lambert Trio showcases the unique connection between maturity and youth by creating a new world of poetry and celebration.

Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Thom Joyce’s Open Mic Night

Friday, October 18
8 - 11:30pm

Sign up 7:30pm | Mic Opens at 8pm

Howland Cultural Center 
477 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Robert Paschal | Abstract Pop

Opening Reception
Saturday, October 19
4 – 7pm

Based on literature by Kurt Vonnegut Jr., with artistic influences of Dadaists, particularly Man Ray and Marcel Duchamp.

The Lofts @ Beacon
18 Front Street, Beacon (more info)

4th Annual Pet Photo Halloween Extravaganza

Saturday, October 19
10 - 4pm

Dress Up Your Pet for a Cause! Save the date for this fun fall festival celebrating the arts and our beloved animal friends. During the day families can come to have their photo taken with their pets.

Arts Mid-Hudson
696 Dutchess Turnpike, Poughkeepsie (more info)

Ellen Shea

Saturday, October 19
11am - 2pm

Please join us in celebrating our Grand Opening as we present works by local artist Ellen Shea. Learn about the benefits of cryotherapy; a natural and holistic approach to health and wellness.

Cold Fit Cryotherapy
473 Main St, Beacon (more info)

Most Honorable RAMP Jam

Saturday, October 19
12 - 6pm

Welcome to Phase II. We’re going to build a mini-ramp! Come on down to the park on Saturday, October 19th to hang with the growing RAMP community.

Memorial Park, Beacon (more info)

Not so Haunted Barn

Saturday, October 19
4 - 7pm

Come one! Come all to the Not so Haunted Barn and Hay Ride at Stony Kill Farm! $5 suggested donation to enter and enjoy the attractions! Birds of Prey show by Brian Robinson at 5 pm, first come first served. Draft horse wagon rides by the HV Driving Association.

Stony Kill Farm
79 Farmstead Lane, Wappingers Falls (more info)

Robin Holcomb: Live

Saturday, October 19
8 - 10pm

EFW’s next-to-last concert of the year with Robin Holcomb, the incomparable pianist, composer, singer/songwriter and veteran Downtown musician as she performs a solo concert of her work called “fascinating, eclectic, arresting original music” by The New Yorker.

Howland Cultural Center
477 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Christopher Brown & The Bookends Band

Saturday, October 19
8:30 - 11pm

Christopher Brown and The Bookends Band have a story to tell that has captivated area audiences for more than 40 years. No gimmicks, no hype, just a well-seasoned band with four uniquely gifted lead vocalists and a song list full of surprises.

Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

9th Annual Car Show on Main St

Sunday, October 20
9 - 4pm

The 9th Annual Car show will take place on Main Street in Beacon Sunday, October 20th from 9am – 4pm. Presented by the Dutchess Cruisers and the Beacon Chamber.

bau: Beacon Artists Union
506 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Classic for Kids: Duo Scorpio

Sunday, October 20
12 - 1pm

Classics for Kids presents, Duo Scorpio, New Music for Two Harps. Hear the harp as you have never heard it before…times two!

Howland Cultural Center 
477 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Lydia Adams Davis Songbird @Sunset

Sunday, October 20
6 - 7:30pm

Lydia Adams Davis, a full-voiced singer called The Songbird of the Hudson by the Times Herald Record, is known for her wry, improvisational songs. Her singing invites lively participation. She’ll be joined for this show by guests Patrick Stanfield Jones, David Bernz on Lake Erie, Homes Along the River, Hungry, others.

Towne Crier Cafe 
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Karla Bonoff

Sunday, October 20
7:30 - 10pm

Karla Bonoff has been described as one of the finest singer/songwriters of her generation. That description is not hyperbole.

Towne Crier Cafe 
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Learn How You Can THRIVE

Wednesday, October 23
5 - 8pm

Youth ages 14-21, come explore career opportunities and community residents that want to see the creative arts grow, come support this important inaugural event.

The Poughkeepsie Trolley Barn
489 Main Street, Poughkeepsie (more info)

Blow Your Own Ornament

Sign up online starting October 1

It’s here! Time to sign up for: Make Your Own Holiday Ornament at our glassblowing studio beginning Friday, November 1.

Hudson Beach Glass
162 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Call For Artists!

Submit by November 10

7th annual Catalyst Small Works Show (Dec 7, 2019 - Jan 12, 2020). Max size 16″. Entry fee. Full guidelines at

Catalyst Gallery
137 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Now Playing at Story Screen!

The Addams Family (2019)
Joker (2019)
The Nightingale (2019)
The Thing (1982)

Story Screen Beacon Theater
445 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Dia:Beacon for Beacon and adjacent area residents

Saturdays and Sundays

Free admission for City of Beacon residents, including the adjacent Hudson Valley communities of Chelsea, Fishkill, and Glenham.

3 Beekman Street, Beacon (more info)

Beacon Free Loop

The Beacon Free Loop (aka G Route) schedule has changed to accommodate the new Metro North Schedule, starting June 1.  Download the new schedule here:

Route G:Beacon Free Loop Update (PDF)
(more info at Facebook)
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