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September 2016

Bluegrass and folk at Harvest Hoedown

HAWLEY, PA — The Hawley Harvest Hoedown Bluegrass & Folk Concert will take place on Saturday, October 1 at 8 p.m. in the Ritz Theater, 512 Keystone St. as a conclusion to the many festive events scheduled for that day, starting with the opening of the Hawley Fire Department Flea Market at 9 a.m.  Read more

Fall Foliage Festival

PORT JERVIS, NY — The 24th Port Jervis Fall Foliage Festival will take place on Sunday, September 25 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the downtown area. There will be more than 130 vendors, a variety of street-fair and international foods, a classic car show and children’s activities including the Roaming Railroad ride, petting zoo and pony rides. You can partake in the fifth annual scarecrow contest, in which first-, second- and third-place ribbons will be awarded in youth, adult and business/club categories.  Read more

KIDSTOCK! in Neversink

NEVERSINK, NY — The Neversink Farmers Market, held at the Neversink General Store on Route 55, will present KIDSTOCK! on Saturday, September 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will feature a show by Dave the Performing Rabbit (an actual bunny who loves to hop through his obstacle course) at 10:30 a.m., balloon animals, a bouncy house, petting zoo, live music, an obstacle course courtesy of the Frost Valley YMCA, child identification courtesy of the Masonichip Program and much more.  Read more

‘The Wiz’

MILFORD, PA — City Stage travels to Oz with the Tony Award-winning musical “The Wiz,” a modern reinvention of L. Frank Baum’s “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” on Friday, September 23 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, September 24 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. at the Milford Theatre.

The show is directed by Bill Thomas. Leading actors include Karuss Williams (Dorothy), Marc Valentine (Scarecrow), Jeff Brewster (Tin Man), Taylor James (Lion), Donna Dale (Addaperle), Noreen Hanson (Evillene), Alvera Sylvester (Aunt Em) and Bill Thomas (The Wiz).  Read more

‘Funky Ball’ contra dance

HONESDALE, PA — On Saturday, September 24, at 7:30 p.m., enjoy a special celebration “Funky Ball” Contra Dance at The Cooperage. Bust out an old prom dress and tuxedo, throw on a top hat and some jewels. Live music will be provided by Poison Love with caller Laurie B. Come with or without a partner. Light refreshments will be served.  Read more

Poetry fest

LIBERTY, NY — The seventh annual Poetry Festival will be held at the Liberty Museum and Arts Center, 46 South Main St., on Saturday, September 24. Accomplished poets from across the region will each read a selection of their poems. Local poet and museum board member Marilyn Laufer organized and selected the poems for this year’s event, which was begun by Walter Keller, the village of Liberty’s poet laureate, who died in 2013.  Read more


JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — Farmstock, a tour of a working farm, will take place on Sunday, September 24 from 12 noon to 3 p.m. at Hilly Acres Farm, 32 Wahl Rd. There will be tours of animal barns (pig and beef), farm machinery demos, butter-churning demos, 4-H students showing rabbits, pumpkin decorating, Northern Farmhouse pasta cooking all day and hay wagon rides.

The cost is $8 for adults, $6 for children, $20 for a family. For more information email or call 845/807-9063.

‘A sumptuous musical feast’

HONESDALE, PA — Acoustic Eidolon (pronounced idol-on) will open the fall series of RiverFolk Concerts at The Cooperage in Honesdale on Sunday, September 25 at 5 p.m. with special guest Amy Soucy. Acoustic Eidolon, featuring Joe Scott on double neck guitjo and Hannah Alkire on cello are from Colorado, and have graced stages throughout the U.S., Europe, Australia and Canada. With 11 CDs and a DVD to their credit, the artists boast a “new acoustic” sound that blends Celtic, Americana and flamenco musical influences, something that Dirty Linen Magazine praises as “a sumptuous musical feast.”  Read more

‘Pop-drenched perceptual anxiety’

HIGHLAND LAKE, NY — NACL Theatre will present “The Chroma Key” on Friday, September 23 at 7:30 p.m. at the theatre, 110 Highland Lake Rd. “The Chroma Key” will be performed by New York City avant-garde theatre troupe, Title:Point, and presented as the last 2016 installment of NACL’s Deep Space Performance Residency program, in which artists from around the world live and work at the theater to finish and present a new, original performance to the NACL audience community.  Read more


CALLICOON, NY — WJFF’s Foodstock will take place on Saturday, September 24 inside the golf clubhouse at the Villa Roma Resort from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. General admission is free. You can browse the vendors, taste samples and shop for local foods.  Read more