With summer unofficially kicking off this weekend you may be looking to make warm-weather plans. On Hudson Valley Farm is ready to help you make plans for the whole summer.

It is no secret that we have fantastic farms and farm markets in the Hudson Valley. Most of them offer all types of seasonal entertainment and goodies. You can find fresh fruit like local strawberries. Some places have amazing bakeries. And this summer you can add nighttime entertainment to the list.

Hudson Valley Farm Announces Night-Time Activities for the Summer

Minard's Family Farm shared that they will be hosting Friday Night Movies and Saturday night music all summer long. The family fun will happen on Fridays and Saturdays starting May 31 from 5 PM to 9 PM.


On Fridays bring a blanket, enjoy popcorn, and a movie under the stars. On Saturdays, there will be live music for listening and dancing. Enjoy a glass of wine, hard cider, or local craft beer from Mac's Tavern and everyone will want to cool off with an ice cream from The Barnyard Creamery.

Where is Minard's Family Farm

Minard's Family Farm is located in Clintondale at 250 Hurds Road. At Minard's you get free parking and free admission you just pay for the services you use. Be sure to look into some of the wristband packages they have for the family.

Farm Markets in Ulster County, New York

In addition to Minard's Family Farm, there are some other family-run farm markets close by that offer family fun and farm goodies that are worth checking out. Wallkill View Farm Market has a huge gift shop, greenhouse, and a delicious bakery.

Wright's Farm has baked goods and also an amazing selection of jams and jellies. They are also directly in front of the Gardiner Brewery which regularly has live entertainment on the weekends. If it is homemade ice cream you are craving you have to put Dressel Farms on the must-stop list. Cone cookie Ice cream sandwich or pint you will love it all.

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