With a crazy-prolific arts community and lots of fantastic venues the Hudson Valley and Catskills region offers nearly endless events this New Years Eve 2016. There's so much going on that if the weather is good you might want to consider a little event hopping! Be safe and have a Happy New Year! Here's a guide to some key New Years Eve events in the Hudson Valley and Catskill region.
Uptown Kingston New Years Eve Party - BSP | Kingston
Hosted by BSP thousands throng to this giant Uptown Kingston block party with ball drop! They have 3 venues this year with dancing, music, food and drink. You can buy tickets for each individual venue or for all three for a flat fee of $50. Click on the photo on the left for all the details.
MENLA New Years Yoga and Meditation Retreat - Dec 29 - Jan 3rd | Phoenicia
If you'd like to walk into the New Year healthier, calmer and more relaxed than you walked into it you might want to consider this yoga retreat. If the weather stays nice you can really take advantage of the beautiful Menla grounds and hiking. The Menla center is in Woodland Valley, a beautiful enclave of Phoenicia NY with fantastic views, rushing streams and fresh, fresh air. Go here for the full retreat schedule and costs.
PEEKAMOOSE RESTAURANT'S Annual New Years Eve Dance Party 2016 | Big Indian
A DJ, dancing, h'ors d'ouvres, champagne toast, favors and a professional photographer on hand to capture all the fun (photo of the Halloween Party on the left!). This event always sells out, call Peekamoose at 845-254-6500 for tickets and more info.
NEW WORLD HOME COOKING Annual New Year's Eve Buffet and Gala | Saugerties
The New Year's Eve party at New World Home Cooking is pretty well known for being a blast. This year's menu looks awesome. Call 845-246-0900 for reservations.
NEW YEARS AT THE FALCON - The Big Takeover | Marlboro
Every night at The Falcon is pretty cool. On New Year's Eve this year you can have dinner and take in The Big Takeover - a fresh reggae band with a female vocalist who is really cool. Visit The Falcon to listen and make a reservation.
RESOLUTION - At the Old Factory Building | Newburgh
This sounds like a very cool party - multi-faceted artist Decora with a band, The Funk Junkies - a thirteen peice band, and DJ H2O all together in the Old Factory Building in Newburgh. Tapas from local restaurants and a 1 hour open bar. Visit http://www.iamdecora.com/ for details.
BEDTIME KISSERS - At The Rosendale Cafe | Rosendale
Dance, eat, drink, reminisce at The Rosendale Cafe.
New Year's Eve 2016 at THE RHINECLIFF HOTEL | Rhinecliff
A cocktail hour, "Grand Dinner", and disco dancing, and warm cookies to close out the night! The Rhinecliff has great Hudson River views. Get the details here.
2016 WINTER HOOT - Ashokan Center | Olivebridge
3 Days of Events for the whole family. The Ashokan Center offers lodging so that you won't have to miss anything. Details here.
NEW YEAR'S EVE AT WINDHAM MOUNTAIN | Windham
Dance to a band called "Screaming Brocolli" (I love it!). Then continue to rock out to a dj. There's seperate entertainment for kids and Mountain Fireworks at the end of the night! Go here for details.
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