PEEKSKILL, N.Y. – There is plenty to do around Peekskill this Veterans Day weekend. Check out our Events page for even more things to do.
Friday, Nov. 9
Kati Mac: 7:30 p.m. Mac's newest CD, "Save Me From Myself," is dark and moody blues rock that was No. 2 on the national and state root music charts. Admission is $10. BeanRunner Café, 201 S. Division St.
The Connor Kennedy Band: 9:30 p.m. Connor Kennedy, 17, has performed at many prestigious venues including the Beacon Theatre and the 2012 Mountain Jam Festival. Connor will be joined by equally talented musicians Lee Falco, "Mojo" Myles Mancuso and Brandon Morrison. Admission is a $10 entertainment fee or $5 with a dinner entrée. 12 Grapes, 12 N. Division St.
Saturday, Nov. 10
Steamboats on the Hudson River: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. A lecture and book signing with author William H. Ewen Jr. Ewen will explore the cradle of American steamboating, the Hudson River, and present an illustrated lecture with many photos of famous steamboats from the local area. Coffee is at 10:30 a.m., and the lecture begins at 11 a.m. Field Library, 4 Nelson Ave.
Peter Calo: Most recognized for his work with Carly Simon, Calo has recorded and performed with such legendary Grammy Award winners as James Taylor and Hall and Oates, and renowned record producer Phil Ramone. Admission is $10. BeanRunner Café, 201 S. Division St.
Live Society: This eight-piece band puts on a sound and stage show that's a mix of pop rock, indy and classic Motown soul. Live Society performs songs by Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Otis Redding and more. Admission is a $10 entertainment fee or $5 with dinner entrée. 12 Grapes, 12 N. Division St.
Sunday, Nov. 11
Noo Moves Entertainment's Artist Appreciation Show: 4 – 6 p.m. The ultimate variety show hosted by Chance and Noodle. Doors open at 3:30 p.m. Admission is $5. BeanRunner Café, 201 S. Division St.
Kids Open Mic Night: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Bring your guitar, bass, sax, flute or whatever instrument you play. 12 Grapes has a drum kit, keyboard, guitar and microphones – and a stage for you to shine. Sign-up begins at 5:15. Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult. Free admission. A special $10 burger menu will be available. 12 Grapes, 12 N. Division St.
Monday, Nov. 12
Peekskill Veterans Day Ceremony: 10 a.m. The Peekskill American Legion hosts the annual ceremony at Memorial Park. City and county officials will attend.
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