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What's Happening in Columbia County

  • June 23
    The Theater Barn

    ​Our 2017 season schedule of performances has been announced.

  • June 23 - June 24
    5th Annual Summer Market

    A weekend of commerce & exchange…..makers, collectors, food trucks and live music.We will kicking off the festivities Friday evening and continue all day Saturday. Watch the sunset over the river, listen to great music and enjoy a warm summer evening at the park surrounded by creativity and innovation of Hudson makers & collectors, farmers and musicians.

  • June 24
    Museum Storytelling: Family Tours

    Master storyteller Tom Lee has spent the winter writing and tracking the adventurous travels of Frederic Church to craft an original story to tell inside the main house at Olana. Lee uses art, objects and stories to help young people (and grown-ups!) fall in love with museums. Free!

  • June 24
    Barbacoa: Sunset on the Solstice

    The solstice-aligned installation set the stage for people to interact with, and within, its environment in Architecture Field 02. As the day fades into evening, the lit kitchen and dining area glow as a beacon for visitors and diners invited to experiment exploring the potential for art and architecture to work in tandem to help communities envision an intercultural and sustainable future. Featured will be traditional South American bites, including pre-Columbian and post-Columbian recipes. One highlight includes a whole pig cooked in the Taino-based method of barbacoa.

Getaway and Play in Columbia County!

If you are looking for a perfect weekend getaway, vacation destination or just a place to kick back and relax, Columbia County, NY is the ideal place to visit. The County offers unsurpassed rural beauty, a rich cultural scene and active recreational opportunities.

An abundance of theater, dance, and music options as well as all kinds of festivals fill the seasons with non-stop entertainment. While over 50 public heritage sites capture the county's distinctive place in U.S. history. No matter what you choose to explore, come and visit the Columbia County country hospitality.

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