There are 19 blog entries for August 2011.
Woodstock is commonly associated with music. It is obvious why; its namesake with the Woodstock music festival has forever linked the town with everything cool, hip and musical! Living up to its name, Woodstock continues to have all sorts of events and musical festivals to this day!
This upcoming Labor Day Weekend will be host to yet another musical event in Woodstock. The Woodstock Songwriters Festival consists of three evening concerts and two daytime shows. The event will be held on the gorgeous new stage at VIVO fine art in Woodstock. There will be plenty of hands on activities for the children while you adults will be enjoying yourself! All tickets are first come first serve at the door. Admission is per concert and ranges from eight…
Any one who has children knows, once you have that beautiful child, your whole world changes. It is no longer about you, but your children. And, this extends into everything in life. Whether is food, clothing or activities, you have to think about your kids first. This comes into play in a huge way when decided where to vacation or move too. You have to make sure where you are going has things for your kids, and for you. This includes things you can do together as a family. It never hurts if it is an education experience either! I know how difficult it can be to find something to do with the whole family, having witnessed it many times when helping my sister with her two children.
Ulster County is a perfect place to come with your children.…
If you are looking for a country equestrian estate, just minutes from HITS you must come see 77 Frontier Road in Saugerties New York. If you know anything about equestrian cultures, you know that HITS in Saugerties is the place to be in the summer time. This house would be perfect for any equine enthusiast, being only a two hours drive from the city, minutes to HITS, and with 7.7 acres!
This is a custom built home made with only grade A materials, like Brazilian oak floors and clear cedar siding. There is central air and radiant heat throughout the house. The kitchen can only be described as no less than spectacular! The gourmet kitchen features granite counter tops, a wet par and Sub Zero Wolf appliances. A true score!
If you are looking for a beautiful estate for horses, in an upscale area, you should come and see 89 Salisbury Turnpike in Rhinebeck! Rhinebeck is a lovely and upscale area. It has been considered a getaway place from the city for years, and was once voted the next Hamptons!
This estate is located on over 24 acres of pristine and picturesque country estate! And, the house includes three bedrooms two full bathrooms and one half bathrooms. The house has an attached garage as well. And no worries such a beautiful house will remain cool in the summer and warm in the winter with central air and forced air heat!
The kitchen features gorgeous wood cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless appliances this is a truly rustic country…
New Paltz is a fantastic and historical area. It was originally founded in 1677 by the French Huguenots. Huguenot Street, near the Wallkill rive have been named National Historic Landmarks. There are tours for all these houses, and it is really wonderful to just stroll about! New Paltz is located just next to Mohonk Mountain, with the lighthouse visible from town. The town is lively and always bustling thanks to the local university! It offers small town mountain living with the amentias of the city! So enjoy the area, it is only a 90 minute drive from midtown!
This gorgeous horse farm sits on seventy three acres, with absolutely pristine view of the Shawanagunk Mountain Ridge, and the Mohonk tower. New Paltz is conveniently located right off the…
If you are looking for a true mountain retreat, look no further that 97 Blue Mountain Church Road in Saugerties! This house is the top of the line in Catskill mountain log cabins! It is set on 4.9 acres of land, with spectacular mountain views! The house has four bedrooms and two and half bathrooms! It is only a two hour drive from Midtown Manhattan, has a pool and hot tub!
The interior of the house has perfect log home construction featuring knotty pine wood throughout. And, warm yourself with your sweetie on warm winter nights in front of the floor to ceiling stone fire place in your living room. The kitchen has custom made cabinets and stainless steel appliances, there is plenty of room to cook and eat!
There is a wonderful…
Saugerties is wonderful area located directly off the thruway. It is less than a two hour drive from the city, and is home to HITS. If you are an equestrian, this area offers apple opportunity for you to be able to enjoy your hobby. The small village offers plenty of things to do and see. The local restaurants offer delicious and fulfilling food! It is a great area to have a summer or vacation home, or to raise a family in a permanent residence!
Saugerties is centrally located. This gorgeous estate on blue mountain road is less than 10 minutes to the thruway. This house makes the perfect year round getaway. Saugerties being named one of the coolest small towns recently in Arthur Fromers Budget Travel Guide! Not to mention the gorgeous views,…
10 Things You Will Love About Living in Ulster County!
1. The scenery, we have mountains, the Hudson River, lakes, forests all through
out the county. On any given day you can enjoy a boat ride, swim, walk or cycle
through any one of your parks!
2. The food is absolutely fantastic, whether you are eating at a restaurant or picking
up specialty food from one of our many unique food shops, the food you will eat
here will fill your belly and warm your soul.
3. The local events. No matter what time of year you are here, there is always some
event or fair that you can go spend the day with your family and friends. You can
enjoy the attractions and the many events Ulster has to offer!
4. The art scene here in Ulster County is always white hot! There are many local
If you don’t have plans for Labor Day weekend, or you are trying to get out of
previous obligation, look no further than the Woodstock-New Paltz Arts and Crafts Fair!
This is event is run by Quail Hollow Events. This year is a very exciting year for the
Crafts Fair; it is their 30th anniversary year!
The Woodstock-New Paltz is an innovative crafts fair for art merchandising and
presentation. The type of excitement you get to experience at this Craft fair is rarely seen
at other shows. They way the fair is organized is not just everyone thrown together in a
heap, or in isles. The Crafts Fair is organizes its vendors very carefully, centering the
organization on the vibes and talents of the artists. The Crafts Fair is held twice a year, on
both Memorial Day weekend