A Hudson (Valley) Summer

July 20th, 2013 by The Barlow Hotel

Hard to believe but summer is just about at the half way mark.  That doesn’t mean however that there isn’t still a lot to do and see – oh yes – and taste too!  Our Privilege Partners continue to provide our guests with a wide variety of options to explore Hudson:


J. Damiani Gallery will launch Hudson City Electric and Light 2013

J. Damiani Gallery ( will be launching a follow-up to last year’s widely praised show “Hudson Electric and Light” on August 3 as a part of the Belo Third group gallery launch.  This even will be a great opportunity to experience exciting new exhibits all in one place.

testLogo_CH_2Club Helsinki @ Helsinki Hudson ( continues to offer an incredible lineup of top talent in a wide array of music and performance genres.  In addition Helsinki on Broadway is in the second season of presenting top Broadway names in an intimate cabaret setting.

stageworks_logo_webhome_greybackStageworks Hudson ( once again offers a hugely popular summer series, employing Equity actors to present new works in a small theater setting.  These shows and musicals offer exceptisparrow_headeronal entertainment value for the dollar and are always a hit.

On the culinary front The Crimson Sparrow ( has introduced new tasting menus that offer diners a fantastic opportunity to sample the culinary talents of chefs John McCarthy and Ben Freemole.  These two incredibly showcase their incredible talent using locally sourced meats, produce, cheeses and more.  Their unique cocktail creations combine products from local distilleries and homemade infusions that are truly one of a kind.

This is just a small sampling of all there’s going on in town.  So if you’re looking to explore the Hudson Valley take a trip up to Hudson and make a stay at The Barlow part of your travel plans.