6550 Spring Brook Avenue, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
The first weekend of October see 200 of America’s best independent artists and craftspeople in the heart of the beautiful Hudson Valley along with great live music, specialty food and family activities.
The third annual Rhinebeck Arts Festival draws passionate, arts conscious visitors from the Hudson Valley as well as tourists from New York City, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts and beyond to experience exciting art, meet diverse modern American makers, and partake in adventurous shopping. These enthusiastic show-goers will see artists and craftspeople from 20 states while listening to outstanding soulful music by Woodstock’s Lindsay Webster Band.
In addition there will be a diverse array of activities ranging from craft demonstrations to hands-on art encounters and specialty food, wine, liquor and beverage tastings. This is a destination event not to miss!
Show hours are Friday, October 2 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, October 3 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, October 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. General admission is $10, seniors are $9, children 6-16 are $4 and children under 6 are free. Group discount rates are available. The Rhinebeck Arts Festival is held at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds, located at 6550 Spring Brook Avenue (Route 9) in Rhinebeck, New York. There is free parking and the show is rain or shine. No pets are allowed on site. www.artrider.com.