PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Organizers of the Hudson Valley Exposition are lining up world class talent to perform on the main stage of the Aug. 1 event.
The list of bands and artists include the headliner Daisy Jopling Band, Joni Blondell Band, Tony Leon, Mark McIntyre Band, Noodle Noodle, Ray Blue, and Vintage Vinyl. All of the artists have something in common: they are from the Hudson Valley.
The Hudson Valley Exposition — a miniworld's fair — will be returning to New York State for the first time in 70 years. The historic reintroduction of this event will be held rain or shine on Saturday, Aug. 1 from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m., Riverfront Green Park. Admission is $10 suggested donation per adult. Children 12 and under are admitted free.
“We have a diverse lineup of world class musical performers including rap, jazz, rock, Latin and everything in between. That's what's so great about the Hudson Valley—we have such a diverse talent base to showcase at the Exposition,” said Deb Milone, Exposition director and executive director, Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce.
The performers and performance times are as follows:
- Noodle Noodle at 2 p.m.;
- Vintage Vinyl at 3 p.m.;
- Ray Bliue at 4 p.m.;
- Mark McIntyre at 5 p.m.;
- Tony Leon at 6 p.m.;
- Joni Blondell Band at 7 p.m.;
- and Daisy Jopling Band at 8 p.m.
In addition to the musical performances, the Exposition will feature the best of yesteryear, today and tomorrow in dedicated, vibrantly themed areas: holistic/wellness, energy, technology, and industry, kids activities, artisan marketplace and Hudson Valley restaurant row.
There will be kids activities, historical reenactments, trendy businesses, and the best of the Hudson Valley's food, craft beer and wines—all of which will be capped off by the Entergy Spectacular Laser Light Show.
The Exposition is presented by the Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce, in honor of its 100th anniversary, and the City of Peekskill, in honor of its 75th anniversary.
For more information call (914) -737-3600 or visit www.hvexposition.com .
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