Beacon's long awaited, first interactive art event of the Spring season has arrived - Beacon Open Studios. This weekend, dozens of artists open their homes or studios to you so that you can see their work, and see how they work. Pick up a brochure map in different stores around town, or click here to visit their map and have it open as you walk around. This year they have created Studio Tour lists, which is a suggested micro-list of artists to hit up in a group. This is helpful for those who can't decide who to visit. Read up on the different artists here before you head out.
Beacon Open Studios Kickoff Party
Day: Friday May 17, 2019 Time: 6-9pm Location: Oak Vino Wine Bar, 389 Main St, Beacon, NY
Beacon Open Studios Weekend Days: May 17-19, 2019 Time: 12-6pm
City-wide exploration of artists in their studios. Studios can be in an artist's home or in a different location. Pick up a printed map/brochure of where to find each artist in Oak Vino Wine Bar and other storefronts. Information >
50th Anniversary Celebrating Launch of Clearwater
Day: Friday, May 17, 2019 Time: 3:45pm Location: Ferry Dock, Beacon, NY (adjacent to Metro North Station) Information >
Beacon Volunteer Ambulance Corps Presents Community Safety Day
Day: Saturday, May 18, 2019 Time: 12-4pm Location: City of Beacon Fire Dept, 13 South Ave, Beacon, NY Information >
Clearwater Dockside Event and 50th Anniversary Celebration
Day: Saturday, May 18, 2019 Time: 2:30pm Location: 2 Red Flynn Drive, Beacon, NY Information >
Baby Shark’s Treasure Hunt
Day: Saturday, May 18, 2019 Time: 1pm, 3:30pm Location: Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main St, Beacon, NY Information >
Pastor's Aide Ministry presents an Afternoon of Fashion
Men and women will be wearing all types of clothing, including Afro Centric outfits. Says organizer Jennifer McClinton: "We will also be selling African Soaps, clothing, jewelry and women’s Hats." Hats! Day: Saturday, May 18, 2019 Time: 3pm Location: Springfield Baptist Church, 8 Mattie Cooper Sq, Beacon, NY Information >
Comedy Night at the Elks Lodge
Day: Saturday, May 18, 2019 Time: Seating at 7pm; Starts at 8pm Location: Beacon Elks Lodge #1493, 900 Wolcott Ave., Beacon, NY Information >
Imagination Playhouse Presents "The Very Scary Berry,"
Days: Sat & Sun, May 18-19, 2019 Time: 6:30pm (Sat), 2pm (Sun) Location: University Settlement Camp Theater, 724 Wolcott Ave (9D), Beacon, NY Information >
Sweets Festival Bake Sale at Springfield Baptist Church
Day: Sunday, May 19, 2019 Time: 1:30pm (immediately after the church service) Location: Springfield Baptist Church, 8 Mattie Cooper Sq, Beacon, NY Information >
Howland Chamber Music Circle Presents Horszowski Trio & Masumi Per Rostad (Viola)
Day: Sunday, May 19, 2019 Time: 4pm Location: Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main St, Beacon, NY Information >
Plan ahead and check out what's coming up this month in ourEvents Guide.
ARF's 4th Annual 5K Run/Walk With The Dogs Day: Sunday, May 19, 2019 Time: 10:00 am Location: Memorial Park, Beacon, NY Information >
Off Broadway 5K
Day: Sunday, May 19, 2019 Time: 7-11am
Location: 111 Broadway, Newburgh, NY Information >
Darryl's Women's Clothing Boutique
155 Main Street www.darrylsny.com
One of our favorite flouncy dresses has made its debut into the window of Darryl's Clothing Boutique! We featured it a few weeks ago in our InstaStory and are so happy to see this sassy lady wearing it for you to see. Come into Darryl's today or this weekend and let them put together an outfit for you. Plus - did you see the purse we featured yesterday in our Stories is a large round shape with a surprise inside? It's only playing on Instagram for a few more hours.
183 Main Street www.luxeoptique.com
One of the most frequently asked questions Luxe Optique was getting from customers was: "Do you have theo? We want theo!" Well ask no longer! Seek and you shall find! A plethora of theo frames have arrived to Luxe Optique and you will want to check them out. The sampling here does not even show you the color range. But we couldn't resist showing you the clear frame paired with tortoiseshell.
69 Spring Street www.barbsbutchery.com (near the Dummy Light)
Barb's Butchery debuts this Sunday at the Farmer's Market at Veterans Place off Main Street! Let the aromas lure you there...
291 Main Street, Beacon, NY 12508 ROOMS: Rooms and Offices on 3 Floors BATHS: 2 half baths
The Telephone Building, one of Beacon's most pristine building rennovations in Beacon, is as versatile as it is well maintained. People who have been considering purchasing this gem have asked: "Can it be lived in?" And the answer is: Yes! You can own this building in a Live/Work status, which means that you could live in it, and have some kind of commercial space (your office, showroom, gallery, event venue space, etc.). Want to see pictures and more details? Price: $1.24 million For Sale By Owner: Deborah Bigelow | Click here to contact her directly Details + Pictures >
Antalek & Moore :: Business Insurance
Looking for Business Insurance? Antalek and Moore will do the homework you need, and ask you the right questions to get you into the best coverage. Call them today as your business grows: (845) 831-4300
A Little Beacon Space :: Event Venue
Host your Pop-Up, Business Meeting, Client Presentation, Workshop, and more. Now offering a special rate for Teachers and Music Recitals so that creative can happen easily. Details >
BeaconArts Member Show :: Accepting Submissions
All BeaconArts members are invited to submit artwork for our first annual Member Show at Hudson Beach Gallery. The exhibition runs July 13 - August 4, and is curated by Theresa Gooby and Karlyn Benson. Space is limited, so send your submissions to email@example.com May 24 to guarantee your spot. Beacon Arts >
Did you ever wonder why or how someone got featured in a magazine or newspaper? If you have competition, or even a business or person who you admire - when they "get good ink" as the term goes when something is written about in a publication - was that just something wonderful that happened ot them? Most likely not. They most likey "pitched" the media outlet with a good angle or story idea. Tin Shingle teachers business owners, artists and makers how to do this. And can teach you too. Learn More >
Beacon Chamber of Commerce Business Directory
Is your business in the Business Directory of the Beacon Chamber of Commerce yet? It should be. Join here today. Learn More >
The City of Beacon Seeks A Climate Smart Communities Coordinator Details >
Luxe Optique Seeks A Licensed Optician And An Optometrist Details >
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Marilyn Perez, Managing Editor
Catherine Sweet, Editor of the Second Saturday Guide
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