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Welcome to Dutchess County

Begin your Hudson River Valley getaway here, in Dutchess County! Sure, it's easy to get here - by car, train, bus and air. Covering 800 square miles, there's an abundance of natural scenic beauty, outdoor recreation, historic landmarks, restaurants, festivals and more.


In the Spotlight

Enjoy the "Roosevelt Ride" Free Shuttle Service: The Easy Way to See Historic Hyde Park! Welcome Aboard! There's so much to see and do in Hyde Park, and the National Park Service and Metro-North...Read More
Beacon Sloop Club's Corn Festival is August 14th at Seeger Riverfront Park, Beacon The Beacon Sloop Club’s annual Corn Festival takes place on Sunday, August 14th, from 12 noon to...Read More
New Location for Annual Burger & Beer Bash! Dutchess Stadium Will Host Annual Burger Competition Hudson Valley Magazine has announced a new, bigger and better location for its 4th annual Burger &...Read More

Featured Spotlights

Insane Inflatable 5K Obstacle Comes to the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck! On Saturday, July 30th don’t miss The Insane Inflatable 5K (3.1 miles) Obstacle course set up at...Read More
Share Your Roosevelt Story to be featured on FDR's Library & Museum's Social Media Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt’s touched the world in more ways than one. From leading the United...Read More
Dutchess County: Summer Concerts in the Park! Summer nights are the perfect opportunity to grab a blanket, make a picnic, and enjoy a concert in the...Read More

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