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Coming off a big holiday weekend you might not be thinking that you really want to go anywhere or do anything. Before you make plans to do nothing let me have a chance to show you what you'll be missing. Tax Weekend in the Hudson Valley has a few events you might want to make time for as long as you've already filed your taxes.
Things to do on Friday, April 14, 2023
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum at 120 Muser Drive in Cornwall, NY is holding an evening with amphibians. The Amphibian Amble is fun for ages 7 and up. You will spend the evening discovering and learning about Hudson Valley Amphibians. Goes without saying you will need waterproof footwear. The walk is from 5 PM to7 PM
Gardner Brewing Company at 699 State Route 208 in Gardiner, NY is having Gartuckey Karaoke Night with Studio Karaoke LLC. Gardiner Brewery opens at 5 PM and Karaike starts at 6 and goes until 0 PM. There is no cover.
Things to do on Saturday, April 15, 2023
Middletown New York Recreations & Parks Department at 393 County Route 78 in Middletown, NY is holding its Spring Fling Cookie Decorating to benefit Pets Alive. It is held from 1 PM to 4 PM and there are a limited amount of tickets that go fast so don't wait to sign up. You will get to decorate 5 homemade cookies and there are many goodies that go home with you.
The Dreaming Goddess at 44 Raymond Avenue in Poughkeepsie, NY is holding their 28th Anniversary Festivities from 11 AM to 5 PM. Come out for a full day of celebration including tarot card readings, hand scrub demos, and more. Plus you can enjoy bewitching refreshments.
THins to do on Sunday, April 16th, 2023
The Hudson River Maritime Museum on the Rondout in Kingston, NY celebrates the First Day of the Season with a party and a sail. The festivities begin at 12:30 PM and later at 3:30 PM you can enjoy the first sail of the season. The Clearwater will provide free family-friendly activities and a sloop tour.
Baldwin Vineyards at 176 Hardenburgh Rod in Pine Bush, NY is holding a Candle Making Event with Soylicious Candles LLC and Erin Maguire. The fun begins at 1 PM. Your ticket includes a glass of wine courtesy of Baldwin Vineyards. While supplies last you will be able to make a 12 oz candle in a signature jar. There will be five season scents to choose from. Food Drinks and additional candles will be available for purchase. Tickets for the event are $40.