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Community Event

Chili, Cheese & Cider Fest

Saturday, October 10, 2015
12:00 to 16:00

Henry Hudson Riverfront Park

It doesn’t get much better! Join us for a gastronomical celebration of the fall harvest season featuring the best the Hudson Valley has to offer: our region’s highly competitive chili chefs, our award-winning artisanal cheesemakers, and our renowned cider makers. It will be a fun-filled, palate testing day, all set against the magnificent Hudson River and the scenic town of Hudson which will be bustling with local artists featured in the Columbia County Council on the Arts’ annual ArtsWalk. The event will feature:
-Eighth annual Hudson Valley Bounty Chili Contest
-Farmstead Cheese and Farm Cidery tastings and pairings
-Beer & Cider Bar presented by Gaskins (
-Live music by Thunder Ridge
-Kids’ Entertainment
-Food Vendors
-CCCA Artist MarketPlace
-Pop-Up Farmers Market