PEEKSKILL, N.Y. — It's going to be a hot weekend in Peekskill, but there are plenty of cool things to do both indoors and outdoors.
Friday, June 29
CIRCA 1986 Redux: R.M. Fischer at HVCCA: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For the past 25 years, R.M. Fischer has been blurring the lines among art, architecture and design. Fischer is acclaimed for his monumental site specific public art commissions, including the public sculptures "Rector Gate" and "Battery Tunnel Clock" in lower Manhattan. Fischer has had more than 30 solo exhibitions. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and $2 for students and children. Hudson Valley Center For Contemporary Art, 1701 Main St.
Summer Romance Wine Tasting Dinner with Natalie Forteza at 12 Grapes: 8 p.m. to midnight. Three-course wine-tasting dinner and two-hour music performance by Natalie Forteza, a pop/R&B singer. Dinner and music is $65 per person plus tax and gratuity. Music only is a $10 cover. 12 N. Division St.
Aashish Kahn and the Ray Spiegel Indo-Jazz Ensemble at BeanRunner Café: 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Aashish Khan, one of India's greatest living Sarode players, will join Ray Spiegel’s Indo-jazz Ensemble for a special show. Admission is $10. 201 S. Division St.
Peekskill Farmers' Market: 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vendors will be selling everything from fresh produce to locally made honey to fresh meat and seafood. Bank Street.
The Compact at Birdsall House: 3 to 6 p.m. The Compact plays for the first time in the outdoor beer garden. Admission is free for patrons. The Birdsall House, 970 Main St.
Sunday, June 3
Peekskill Attic Treasures Flea Market: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Vendors will be selling everything from video games and music to footwear and purses. Bank Street.
Jimmie J.J. Walker at 12 Grapes: 5:30 p.m. It's a night of Dy-no-mite comedy with the stand-up comedian and "Good Times" star. Tickets are $20 per person. There is a $20 minimum per person on food and beverage, not including tax and tip. 5 p.m. dinner seating. 12 N. Division St.