Attractions

Brookfield Farm is located 8 miles south of New Paltz in the historic Hudson Valley region of New York state. Situated on 20 acres in apple country near the Shawangunk Wine Trail, Brookfield Farm is the perfect spot for a peaceful upstate New York getaway. Nearby are:

The area offers a treasury of wineries, antique shops, farm markets, historic sites and great restaurants. Other nearby activities include biking, rock climbing, hiking, cross-country skiing, golf, day spa, and sky diving.

"What a wonderful place you have here! It seems as though you have thought of everything to make your guests' stay a pleasurable, peaceful, and memmorable one. Thank you!"
- S. & S., Cambridge, MA

2019 Area Events 

Hudson Valley Chalk Festival

July 20-22.  Water Street Market, New Paltz.  Street artists from all over the country create colorful and colossal sidewalk art and mentor other artists — all for free!  www.hudsonvalleychalkfestival.com

 

Hudson Valley Ribfest

August 16, 17, 18,  Ulster County Fairgrounds, 249 Libertyville Rd., New Paltz.  Biggest, best backyard barbecue in the Hudson Valley. Food and merchandise vendors, live music, cooking demonstrations, children's area, KCBS and NEBS barbecue contests. https://hudsonvalleyribfest.org/

 

Woodstock New-Paltz Art & Crafts Fair

8/31, 9/1, 9/2, 2019, 10 a.m.. -  4 p.m., Ulster County Fairgrounds, 249 Libertyville Rd, New Paltz.  The Hudson Valley’s premier art and crafts show brings makers, artists and art and craft-lovers together every Memorial Day and Labor Day weekend. Since 1982, we’ve been supporting the handmade and offering visitors one-on-one interactions with many of the country’s finest artists and craftspeople. You’ll experience an extensive assortment of art and craft demonstrations and live entertainment by laudable regionally-based musicians, while tasting the Hudson Valley’s best wines, craft beer and locally produced handcrafted foods.  845-679-8087/505-917-1731.  www.quailhollow.com

Meal in the Field – a Locavore’s Delight

September 7, 2019, 6 PM – 9 PM.  Enjoy a farm-to-table feast sourced in the Mid-Hudson Valley.  Chef Agnes Devereux has created a unique four-course meal for this special occasion.  All proceeds from this event go to support Phillies Bridge Farm Project, a not-for-profit with a food justice and education mission.

www.philliesbridge.org/meal-in-the-field,   (845) 256 – 9108

 

Wreath Fineries at the Wineries

Nov 17–18, Dec 1–2, Dec 8–9  13 wineries along the Shawangunk Wine Trail.  Take a self-guided tour of area vintners and receive decorative holiday souvenirs at each stop.

Area Farmer's Markets

New Paltz
Sunday, 10am–3pm
June 1–Nov. 22
Church Street
newpaltzfarmersmarket.com

Milton–Heart of the Hudson Valley
Saturday, 9am–2pm
June 29–mid-Oct.
(also Thanksgiving Market)
Cluett Schantz Pk.,
1801–1805 Rte. 9W
hhvfarmersmarket.com

Gardiner
Friday, 2–7pm
May 10–Oct. 2
Main St. (next to Pasquale’s
Restaurant)
facebook.com/pages/Gardiner-Green-Market/147800581902736

Rosendale
Sunday, 9am–2pm
June 9–Oct. 25
408 Main St.
facebook.com/RosendaleFM