The holidays are a special time of year, shared with friends, family and those you love. The Hudson Valley offers many holiday events each year for you to attend! Below is a list of holiday activities that are either coming up or that are still going on!

Ulster Park Xmas holiday lights

Polar Express Train Ride
November 17th-December 28th
The Catskill Mountain Railroad offers train rides inspired by the popular motion picture, “Polar Express.” Families will enjoy sing-alongs, holiday cookies, hot chocolate, and a visit from Santa!

ERDAJT Holiday Light Display
Nov 24th –Dec 28th
Holding the Guinness World Record for the most Christmas lights on a residential property, the ERDAJT Holiday Light Display is something you don’t want to miss! The display contains over 600,000 lights that synchronized with a music playlist that changes each year. The display, which has become a region staple, never disappoints and grows more and more each holiday season!

Hyde Park Menorah Lightning
Dec 13th at 3:45pm
Town Square
Town Supervisors, community officials and residents will be enjoying doughnuts, hot latkes, drinks, and music to celebrate the traditional Menorah Lighting!

Dutchess Handmade Pop-Up Shops
Nov 3rd- Dec 16th Monday-Friday 9:30am- 5:30pm, Saturday 10:00am-3:00pm
Arts Mid-Hudson will be hosting over 70 artists from the Hudson Valley at their pop-up shop event. Assortments of locally made glass, textiles, prints, and other handmade crafts are all available for purchase!

You can make these activities a tradition to do year after year with your loved ones. It’s always nice to start a new holiday tradition.

From all of us at Rhinebeck Bank, have a safe and happy holiday season!

(Member FDIC)

Michelle Barone-Lepore

SVP, Marketing

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