The Rhineback Crafts Festival is a classic family festival. This arts and crafts festival features an array of distinguished artists along with all many favorite festival events. The event takes place at the Dutchess Fairgrounds where thousands of people gather each year to view the premier Northeast arts and crafts show. This festival is a judged event and attracts some of the finest artists from around the world. Enjoy this laid back family festival that allows you to appreciate the fall foliage, entertaining events, and distinguished art.
October 3-October 4th
Rhineback New York hosts this famed crafts festival twice a year, once in early June and the second in early October. For the best fall foliage viewing make sure you visit the October crafts festival when the trees of Rhineback light up in a blaze of autumn colors.
This weekend long Rhineback fall festival features an array of family fun activities for all ages to enjoy. Throughout the weekend you can visit the animals at the petting zoo, take a horse drawn carriage ride through town, and check out the flavors at the local Farmer’s Market. Adults can also take pleasure in tasting local wines that are paired with delectable specialty foods.
A favorite event for fall foliage tourists is the Rhineback biplane ride. This aerial adventure allows you to enjoy spectacular views of the Hudson Valley fall foliage in a vintage 1929 open-cockpit biplane.