The Beacon Sloop Club
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Pumpkin Festival

Pumpkin Festival
October 20, The BSC Annual Pumpkin Festival
At Pete and Toshi Seeger Riverfront Park from 12-5pm

On Sunday, October 20, 2019 - Rain/shine - Hudson valley pumpkins all sizes & shapes! Fresh baked pumpkin pie, pumpkin soup, cider, and other delights. Two solar powered music stages. Performers include Peter Ulian, Beacon Poet Laureate, Damiyr Shuford, Sarah Underhill & Ian Worpole, Peter Siegel, Eric Person Quartet, Funkinships, Dirty Stay Out Snifflers, Patrick & Diggit, Ben Mazer, The Cabos, Bindlestick Bill, Lydia Adams DavisMany free children's activities, environmental displays. Free Sails on the Woody Guthrie. (Arrive at noon to sign up for sails). This is a festival for all ages. For craft or food vending opportunities contact or call (845) 463-4660.

Pete & Toshi Riverfront Park, 1 Flynn Dr., Beacon, NY | (845) 463-4660 | | Free Admission

Little Boxes Art Contest

Little Boxes Art Contest
November 23, Little Boxes Art Contest
At Scenic Hudson River Center (Red Barn), Long Dock Road, Beacon, NY from 6-9pm

On Saturday, November 23, 2019 - Come Celebrate the Hudson River and Help Support the Sloop Woody Guthrie! Have fun! Eat! Drink! Listen to great live music! Create something amazing! Get a jump on your holiday shopping! Make money! Enjoy the company of old friends and new!

Little Boxes Art Contest
Tickets are $25 and include a 3"x3" canvas on which you will create your interpretation of the Hudson River.Your masterpiece of ingenuity will be hung, along with all the other masterpieces, at the Red Barn, waiting for you to show up and celebrate the Woody, your friends, and your imagination. There will be three $50 People’s Choice Awards: one for The Most Spectacular, one for The Most Creative, and one for The Funniest. You get to vote for each category. This event is also a silent auction. You set the starting bid for your canvas. Then each canvas will be auctioned off – the Woody gets half, and you get half. Plus, you get the opportunity to polish off all your holiday shopping in time to enjoy the rest of your holiday season!

Purchase your ticket online at (exchange your ticket for your canvas) at the RiverWinds Gallery at 172 Main St., Beacon. Completed artwork must be returned by Thursday, November 21, 2019. Want another canvas? Want ten? You can pick up extra canvases for $5 each. You can enter as many canvases as you like. Let your imagination be your guide.

So mark your calendar, and join us for an evening of delicious finger foods and drinks from local Beacon establishments, live music and lots of fun and friendship. Call (845) 527-8671 for more information.

Scenic Hudson River Center (Red Barn), Long Dock Road, Beacon, NY | (845) 463-4660 |