Season 2007-2008 Event

Hudson River Arts Festival

The Bardavon presents Poughkeepsie's 12th annual free fall festival with non-stop music, Hudson River cruises, kids activities, delectable ethnic foods, and a tent village of crafters, art exhibits, and more. Join dozens of musical performances including the festival's main stage co-headliners: legendary singer, songwriter and guitarist David Bromberg and his Quartet**, plus the Angel Band and singer/songwriter Suzanne Vega and her band who will perform new music as well as her hits, "Luka", Tom's Diner", "99.9F" and more. - Take a cruise on the Hudson River aboard the Sloop Clearwater and the Esuary Steward Ferry Boat - Visit the Mid-Hudson Children's Museum - Paint from a live model with the Barrett Art Center - Enjoy the Dutchess County Arts Council's Folk Arts demonstration tent - Visit participating ARTHOP galleries The main stage and second stage will also feature the 10th year of the Dutchess County Arts Council's program, "One River: Many Streams" a traditional folk arts festival and the 8th year of the Hudson Valley Bluegrass Association's Bluegrass Between the Bridges Festival. Arts Festival Main Stage 2:00PM Kantham Chatlapalli (Classical Indian Dancers) 2:45PM Spirits of Unity (Gospel) 3:45PM Lemonade Grenade (Ska) 5:00PM Cheres (Ukranian Music) 6:15PM Suzanne Vega and her band 8:00PM David Bromberg Quartet and the Angel Band 9:30PM Fireworks Display Arts Festival Second Stage Between the Bridges Bluegrass Fest & One River, Many Streams Fest 2:00PM Inti-Andino - (music of the Andes) 2:40 Steve Blake & The Swing Commandos 3:10 Uncommon Ground 3:40 The Powder Kegs 4:10PM Anjali Nandedkar and Students - (Hindustani Music) 4:30PM Father Charlie Coen, Chris Naughton and Dylan Foley - (Irish traditional music) 5:20 Bob Stump 6:00 The Powder Kegs **David Bromberg can also be seen this season at the Paramount in Peekskill

Visit the Official David Bromberg website
Visit the Official Suzanne Vega website

Sponsored By: City of Poughkeepsie, Bank of America, MVP Health Care, HITS, TD Banknorth, DCAC, M & T Bank, NYSCA, WPDH, Mix 97, WDST, WKZE, Chronogram, Barrett Art Center, Hudson Valley Bluegrass Association, ArtHop, DRA and The New York State Music Fund, established by the New York State Attorney General at Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisers.

Date & Time

Saturday, September 15 2007 at 2:00 pm



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