The annual Adirondack Wine and Food Festival showcases over 120 of New York's best wineries, breweries, distilleries, cideries, artisan food vendors, food trucks, crafts the region has to offer - and the beautiful shores of stunning Lake George. Wineries, including local favorite, Adirondack Winery, breweries and distilleries offer tastings as well the opportunity to purchase your faves to take home, or give as gifts. Sample chocolate, cheese, maple products, olive oil, mustard, hot sauce, rubs, cookies, crackers and many more scrummy treats. Ticket holders will receive a commemorative tasting glass for their sampling pleasure. The festival is a designated Farmer's Market so as you stroll, you'll have the chance to try before you buy - Farmer's Market-style.
The 29th Annual Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival presented by the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce will be July 10-12 at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds. With nearly 100 scheduled hot-air balloon launches, moon glows, hayrides, family activities and much more.
What’s better than getting creative with natural dyes? Getting creative with natural dyes at a picturesque brewery! Come hang out with Chelsea for an afternoon of Beautiful Tie Dye and Great Beer at Ommegang! In this session, learn all about the art of Shibori, ranging from Kanoko (bound resist) to Itajime (shape resist). Bring your creativity (and thirst!) to hand dye your own unique garment- each ticket comes with one t-shirt, all supplies included and a free beer!
Let’s welcome Spring with an afternoon of Indigo Shibori! Celebrate the start of the season getting crafty under the warm spring sun. In this session, you will be taught various Shibori techniques as well as how to make an Organic Indigo vat. Apply what you learn to your very own garments- each ticket comes with one cotton t-shirt, one silk scarf and all supplies included for you to let your creativity flow!