October in Rhinebeck

Support Think Pink – Breast Cancer Awareness Month from September 6th to October 31st
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. There are various ways you can help: you can provide a temporary bar code so that customers can donate money, provide pre-printed donation tickets in your store or business, or make a direct donation. Help keep money raised in our community FOR our community.
For more information: Beverly Canin 876 6944 or bcanin@webjogger.net
www.BreastCancerOptions.org

Couples Clinic At Rhinebeck Tennis Club from September 22nd to October 20th
Location: Rhinebeck Tennis Club, Rte. 308, Rhinebeck
4:00pm-6:00pm. Three weekends – great value – just $50 per couple. Enjoy tennis in Rhinebeck with beautiful Fall surroundings and weather. Plus BBQ and beer at 6pm!
For more information: 876-8008 
www.rhinebecktennis.com

Magic In The Golden Age from October 4th to October 7th  Location: The Center for Peforming Arts at Rhinebeck
Thursday, Friday, Saturday 8PM Sunday 3PM Tickets $20 adults, $18 children and seniors Alexander Herrmann (1844-1896) was one of the greatest magicians of all time. Upon his sudden death, his widow, Adelaide Herrmann (1853-1932), continued on with the show, performing in Vaudeville for nearly thirty years as The Queen of Magic. Master magicians James Hamilton and Margaret Steele explore the lives and times of the Herrmanns in an evening filled with history, mystery and dazzling magic. A fantastic, original show!
For more information: (845) 876-3080 
www.centerforperformingarts.org

Rummage Sale from October 4th to October 6th
Location: St John’s Reformed Church, Upper Red Hook
Thurs: 6pm-8pm; Fri: 1pm-3pm; Sat: 9am-noon. Clothing, shoes, books, linens, household items and much more!
For more information: 758-1184

Iroquois Indian Festival from October 6th to October 7th  Location: Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck
11am-6pm. Native American Singing and Dancing. Live Wolf. Storytelling. Arts & Crafts and Native American food. Admission: Adults $7, Seniors and Children 6-12 $5.
For more information: 845-876-4001  www.iroquoisfestival.jwyant.com

17th Annual Harvest Party on October 6th
Location: Millbrook Winery, 26 Wing Road, Millbrook
Noon-4pm. Fee. Unique food & wine tasting experience. Hudson Valley purveyors from The Culinary Institute of America and others.
For more information: 845-677-8383 
www.millbrookwine.com

Imani Woodwind Quintet on October 6th
Location: Church of the Messiah, Route 9, Rhinebeck
8pm. Rhinebeck Chamber Music Society plays Piazzolla, Paquito D’Rivera, Whorter and Coleman. Tickets $25; students $5; children under 13 free.
For more information: 876-6122

Annual Tour Of Historic Barns on October 6th
Location: (Start at:)Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, Rhinebeck
10am-5:30pm. Presented by Winnakee Land Trust. Eight historic, privately owned barns will be open to guests throughout Rhinebeck and Staatsburg. To include a working orchard and world-class equestrian facility. Boxed lunches available. Concludes with a wine and cheese Reception at Clifton Point, site of the historic stone Astor Barn. $35 per person; chiuldren under 10: free. Reservations recommended.
For more information: 845-876-4213 
info@winnakeeland.org

Apple Festival on October 6th
Location: Rhinebeck Reformed Church
10am-3pm. Fresh apple pies for sale, crafts, baked goods and more! Lunch available from 11-2pm.
For more information: 876-3727

Columbus Day Tennis Party on October 8th
Location: Rhinebeck Tennis Club, Rte. 308, Rhinebeck
12:00pm-4:00pm. Round Robin and refreshments. $10 Members, $20 guests. RSVP.
For more information: 845-876-8008  www.rhinebecktennis.com

Pigeon Show on October 13th
Location: Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck
Please contact the Fairgrounds for more information.
For more information: 845-876-4001 
www.dutchessfair.com

Rhinebeck Antiques Fair from October 13th to October 14th  Location: Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck
Sat. 10-5. Sun 11-4. Held entirely indoors, rain or shine. Free parking; extensive food court. Admission: $9.00.
For more information: 845-876-1989  www.rhinebeckantiquesfair.com

Have A Ball At The Red Hook Golf Club on October 13th  Location: Red Hook Golf Club, Rte. 199, Red Hook
5:00pm. First joint social event with the Rhinebeck Tennis Club. A fun evening with Dinner and Entertainment. $50.
For more information: Karen 758-3672. 
www.rhinebecktennis.com

21st Gathering Of Old Cars on October 14th
Location: Staatsburgh State Historic Site, Staatsburg
11am-4pm. Antique autos, car capers on the west lawn and a costume show. Refreshments available.
For more information: 889-8851 
www.staatsburgh.org

Astor Home Family Cycling Event on October 14th
Location: Astor Home for Children, 6339 Mill St., Rhinebeck
To benefit the Astor Home for Children, Barry’s Ride For Children. Start: 9:00am. 10,25 and 50 mile rides followed by a Cookout at the American Legion. Registration Fee.
For more information: Barry Hagen 562-4826 / hago424@aol.com  

Bird & Bat Festival on October 20th
Location: Staatsburgh State Historic Site, Rhinebeck
1pm – 4pm. Fun-filled afternoon of family activities. Learn about migration, echolocation and more through educational games and crafts. Free.
For more information: 845-889-8851 
www.staatsburgh.org

Nys Sheep & Wool Festival from October 20th to October 21st  Location: Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck.
The largest and best of its kind: livestock, crafts, demonstrations, entertainment, food. Hours: Sat. 10-5pm. Sun. 10-4pm. Admission $10. Children under 12 free.
For more information: 845-876-4001 
www.sheepandwool.com

21st Annual Gathering Of Old Cars on October 21st
Location: Staatsburgh State Historic Site, Rhinebeck
Co-sponsored by the Red Hook Car Club. Antique automobiles, car capers, and costume show set amidst magnificent autumn vistas. Admission free. Refreshments available.
For more information: 845-889-8851 
www.staatsburgh.org

Hansel & Gretel – Tanglewood Marionettes from October 23rd to October 24th
Location: CENTER for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck
10am and 11.30am. Come follow along with Hansel & Gretel as they venture into the Forbidden Forest and into the adventure of their lives! The set is in the shape of a giant story book. Best for grades K-6. Tickets: $6.
For more information: 876-3080 
www.centerforperformingarts.org

Cat On A Hot Tin Roof from October 26th to November 4th  Location: The Center for Peforming Arts at Rhinebeck
Fridays, Saturdays 8PM Sundays 3PM Tickets $20 adults, $18 children & seniors UP IN ONE Productions brings you Tennessee Williams’ blistering drama, directed by Lou Trapani and produced by Diana di Grandi.
For more information: (845) 876-3080 
www.centerforperformingarts.org

Bard Family Weekend from October 26th to October 28th  Location: Bard College
For a complete schedule of events, please go to our web site.  For more information: 845-758-7504 
www.bard.edu/familyweekend/

Flea Market At Rhinebeck from October 27th to October 28th
Location: Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck
Please contact the Fairgrounds for further information.
For more information: 845-876-4001 
www.dutchessfair.com

Halloween Pizza Party For Kids on October 31st
Location: Rhinebeck Tennis Club, Rte. 308, Rhinebeck
Fun and games and pizza. 4pm-6pm. Prizes for best costume. Free.  For more information: 845-876-4001 
www.rhinebecktennis.com