Hudson Valley entertainment

Arts Center in Rhinebeck

Fisher Center for the Performing Arts

Architecture buffs will want to drop by to view this Frank Gehry–designed building, whose spectacularly modern metal waves make for a great contrast to Bard College's Gothic buildings and manicured lawns. It contain…
Live Music in Hudson

Helsinki

Most weekends there's live music and other performances in this restored carriage house, which is a sort of clubhouse for the valley's working artists. It showcases rock, jazz and even global touring acts.
Performing Arts in Hudson

Hudson Opera House

In 2017 this 1855 building, Hudson's one-time City Hall, fully reopened after an $8.3-million renovation that has created a top-class arts center including a 300-seat performance space and gallery. It hosts a packed…
Theater in Hudson

Mac-Haydn Theatre

A wide range of Broadway musicals are performed by professional actors at this summer-only theater-in-the-round, 14 miles northeast of Hudson. Productions tend to border on cheesy, but the cast is usually energized …
Live Music in Sleepy Hollow & Tarrytown

Tarrytown Music Hall

Built in 1885, this 843-seat theater is the oldest in Westchester County. The building's beautiful facade is a fine example of Queen Anne decorative brickwork, and its stage hosts a wide range of performances from f…
Cinema in Hyde Park

Hyde Park Drive-In Theatre

First-run movies in the great outdoors in this seasonal drive-in that's been going since 1950. Go on Tuesday evenings for bargain night – all tickets are $7.