Calendar of Events
August 23, 2014
The Kingston Sailing Club invites all sailors to participate in the annual Spinnenweber Cup Regatta. Participants do not have to be Kingston Sailing Club Members. Breakfast and registration begins at 8:30 AM at the Hudson River Maritime Museum on August 23rd, followed by an on-site skipper’s meeting. First signals at the starting line will be […]
August 20, 2014
This wonderful documentary film discusses the history and future of the native oyster beds of New York and New Jersey. Film by Emily Driscoll. Moderated by by Bob Walters, Director of Science Barge, Groundwork Hudson Valley. 7 pm in the Kingston Home Port and Education Center Suggested donation $5.
August 16, 2014
The Hudson River Maritime Museum hosts the annual Antique and Classic Boats Show, operated by the Hudson Valley chapter of the Antique and Classic Boats Society. 11 am to 5 pm.
August 8, 2014
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum‘s schooner Lois McClure will be in port in Kingston at the Hudson River Maritime Museum on Friday, August 8th and Saturday, August 9th with public hours from 10 am to 5 pm during her tour commemorating the War of 1812 Bicentennial. The Lois McClure is a replica 1862 canal schooner, based on two […]
July 23, 2014
HRMM Curator and Interim Executive Director Allynne Lange talks about the varied and important industrial past of the Hudson River Valley. 7 pm in the Kingston Home Port and Education Center Suggested donation $5 or “pay what you wish.”
July 20, 2014
Across the Generations Birthday Bash – Featuring the World’s Longest Ice Cream Sundae. In TR Gallo Park starting at noon, help celebrate Boice’s 100th Birthday by helping eat the world’s longest ice cream sundae, which will be set up along the entire length of the Rondout promenade. This is a benefit fundraiser for the Stewards […]
July 19, 2014
Guided tours of the Rondout Lighthouse will be offered as part of Hudson River Day, Saturday July 19th. Advanced reservations are strongly recommended. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 the day of the tour. Day of tour tickets will be available in the museum gift shop starting at 11 am on July 19th. Tour times […]
Join us in celebrating the history and future of the Hudson River. 11 am to 5 pm at the Hudson River Maritime Museum. Discount admission to the museum. This year’s schedule includes: Local farm and agriculture vendors, including pickles and preserves, flowers, vegetables, baked goods, soap, and more Other local vendors Live music from local […]
June 25, 2014
Recently retired Hudson River pilot (and HRMM board member) Frank Wall reminisces about the challenges and rewards of piloting large ships and vessels up and down the Hudson. 7 pm in the Kingston Home Port and Education Center. Suggested donation $5 or “pay what you wish.”
June 15, 2014
In celebration of Fathers’ Day, the Hudson River Maritime Museum will be offering free admission to all fathers and grandfathers. Museum open 11 am to 5 pm.