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Page 26 of 47 n Hudson Valley Parent 27 Q Hudson Valley Parent 19 JUNE 5th Annual Carlys' Kids Day ($/A). June 1 (11am-4pm). Face painting, bouncy houses, a dunk tank, crafts, cookie decorating, performances, tattoos, games and more. Children who donate a new book will receive a voucher for their choice of a free cotton candy, snow cone or popcorn item. Orange County Choppers. Rte. 17K, Newburgh. 845-742-6370. Greek Festival (Free/A). June 6-9 (Thu. 5:30pm-10pm; Fri. noon- midnight; Sat. 11am-midnight; Sun. 12pm-8pm). The largest cultural festival in Rockland County. Foods, pastries, music, handicrafts and children's activities. 1 Marycrest Rd., West Nyack. 845-623-4023. 7th Annual REACH Foundation Fun Run ($- $$$$/A). June 9 (8am). There will be refreshments, t-shirts, entertainment and lots of family fun! 5K awards will be given in 5 different age categories. Fees: $5/student walk; $10/adult walk; $25/5K runner. Torne Valley Sports Complex. 115 Torne Valley Rd., Hillburn. 914-414-3069. 14th Annual Kingston Kayak Festival ($$/A). June 8 (10am- 4pm). Thinking about getting into kayaking? If so, this is a great opportunity to get instruction, paddle a few boats and check out the latest gear. Refreshments, vendors and on-water demos. Kingston Point Beach. 53 Delaware Ave., Kingston. 845-338-5021. JULY Mid-Hudson Balloon Festival ($/A). July 5-7. Be there for the incredible sight of hot air balloons launching over the Hudson. There will be an early morning and an evening launch on Saturday and Sunday. This year Dutchess County is celebrating 300 years of Democracy with a Freedom 5K on Saturday (9-10am) 845-454-1700. Festa (Free/A). July 18-20 (6pm- 11pm). Two days of Children's rides and games, specialty foods, music, and craft vendors. St. Joseph's Church grounds. 34 South Chestnut St., New Paltz. 845-255-5635. Hurley Stone House Day ($/T). July 13 (10am-4pm). Explore America's oldest private homes with costumed guides, militia re-enactors, crafts and colonial era demonstrations along with the Town Library fair. Rain or shine. Main Street, Hurley. 845-331-4121. Grey Fox Annual Bluegrass Festival ($$$$/A). July 18-21 (8am-12am). Enjoy four days of world-renown bluegrass & acoustic music, outstanding food, crafts, and vendors. $170/whole festival inc. Great Places... Let's Go! Kid-friendly rating: P - Preschoolers S - School age T - Teens A - All ages Please call ahead to verify times and fees. Dates are subject to change, please call to confirm. $$$ - $10-$20 $$$$ - $20 & up Fees: $ - $5 & under $$ - $5-$10 Hudson Valley ANNUAL EVENTS The Hudson Valley never ceases to amaze us with it's multitude of kid-friendly events! Break out of your routine by heading out to a great event! (Continued on Page 20) Open May 1-Sept. 30. 845-292-7690. townof Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library ($$/A). 4079 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park. Museum on the lives and careers of Franklin and Eleanor Roos- evelt. Open year round. 845-486-7770. Franny Reese State Park ($/A). 129 Macks Ln., Highland. 2.5 miles of trails along an historic carriage road, passing ruins of a 19th-century estate, overlook with views of the Mid-Hudson Bridge, Walkway over the Hudson State Historic Park and the City of Poughkeepsie. 845- 473-4440. Gillinder Glass Factory ($/A). Erie & Liberty St., Port Jervis. Watch skilled crasmen create decorative objects out of molten glass. Factory tour hours Monday-Friday: 10:15, 12:30, 1:30. 845- 856-5375. Gomez Mill House ($/A). 11 Mill House Rd., Marlboro. Earliest Jewish residence in North America. Open April 17 to November 13, 2016. 845-236-3126. Gunnison Museum of Natural His- tory at Akin Free Library ($/A). 378 Old Quaker Hill Rd., Pawling. Natural history collection with sections on birds, birds' eggs and minerals. 845-855-5099. Hahn Farm ($/A). 1697 Salt Point Tpke., Salt Point. Variety of seasonal vegetables, pumpkins, Christmas trees. Come see the Alpacas. 845-266-3680. Harlem Rail Trail ($/A). 1 John St., Millerton. Walk, run, bike or skate on 15 paved miles through rural Dutchess and Columbia County. Trail runs from Chatam to Wassaic Station. Open from dawn to dusk. 845-298-4600. Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame (FREE/S). 240 Main St., Goshen. Learn about horses and harness racing with 2-D simulator. 845-294-6330. har- Harriman State Park ($/A). Sev- en Lakes Dr/Bear Mountain Circle, Ramapo. Hiking trails, swimming on 2 beaches, camping and fishing. Open year round, dawn to dusk. 845-786- 2701. Headless Horseman Hayrides & Haunted House ($$$$/T). 778 Broad- way Rte. 9W, Ulster Park. Horrific hay- ride, 4-acre corn maze, three haunted houses. Open weekends, Sept. to Oct. 845-339-2666. Historic Huguenot Street ($/A). 88 Huguenot St., New Paltz. 300-year-old stone houses in historic village of New Paltz. Guided tours. Open May to Oct. 845-255-1660. Hill-Hold Museum ($/A). 128 Rte. 416, Campbell Hall. 1769 stone farmhouse on historic working farm. Open May to Oct. 845-291-2404. hillholdandbrick- Holiday Mountain Ski & Fun ($$$$/S). 99 Holiday Mtn. Rd., Monticello. Fun park with bumper cars, mechanical bull, miniature golf, rock climbing wall, batting cages and a go-kart speedway. 845-796-3161. Horse Shows in the Sun ($$/A). 319 Main St., Saugerties. Equestrian hunter/ jumper shows. 845-246-8833. hitsshows. com Hudson Highlands Nature Muse- um ($/A). 25 e Boulevard, Corn- wall-on-Hudson. Living collections of native animals, natural habitats and trails. Variety of programs for all ages. 845-534-7781. Hudson River Adventures/Pride of the Hudson ($$$$/A). 26 Front St., New- burgh. Sightseeing cruises, with lecture and video. Open May to Oct. 845-220- 2120. Hudson River Cruises ($-$$$$/A). Rondout Landing, Kingston. Historical narrated tours aboard Rip Van Winkle past lighthouses. Open May to Oct. 845- 340-4700. Hudson River Maritime Museum (FREE-$/A). 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston. Displays of boats both large and small. Boat ride to historic Rondout Lighthouse. Open daily May to Nov.; ursday and Friday, Nov. to Mar. 845- 338-0071. Hudson Valley Rail Trail (FREE/A). 12 Church St., Highland. A 4.2-mile beautiful nature trail for walking, moun- tain biking and more. is groomed trail is great for kids! 845-691-2066. hudson- Hudson Valley Renegades ($-$$$/A). Rte. 9D, Dutchess Stadium, Fishkill. New York-Penn Leagues affiliate of the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. Open June to Sept. 845-838-0094. Hurds Family Farm ($-$$$/A). 2187 Rte. 32, Modena. Apple picking, gem mining, hayrides, jumping pillow, hay maze, corn maze, kids' activities and more. 845-883-7825. hurdsfamilyfarm. com Hurley Heritage Society (FREE/A). 52 Main St., Hurley. Historical displays of local artifacts and driving tours of the colonial houses dating back to the 1670s. Museum open on weekends from May through Oct. 845-338-1661. hurleyheri- Hyde Park Drive-In eatre ($/A). 4114 Albany Post Rd., Rte. 9, Hyde Park. Newly Released films; two features per night. $9 admission for adults, $6 for children ages 5-11, children under 5 are free. Open April to Sept. 845-229-4738. Hyde Park Railroad Station Museum ($/A). 34 River Rd., Hyde Park. Station displays the area's railroading past, running model trains. Open year round. 845-229-2338. Hyde Park Roller Magic ($/A). 4178 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park. Roller Magic offers wholesome family fun with roller skating, in-line skating and events. 845-229-6666. IMAX eatre at Palisades ($$-$$$/A). 4403 Palisades Center Dr., West Nyack. e ultimate movie experience with a six-story screen. 1-888-262-4386. imax. com IMDEEP XP 7D Turbo Ride ($-$$/A). 2001 South Rd., Poughkeepsie. Riders can watch and listen, and feel everything that is happening on the screen. 845- 432-5739. Jacob Blauvelt House ($/A). 20 Zukor Rd., New City. Guided tours of a Dutch restoration home with Hudson Valley (Continued on Page 28)

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