In the Spotlight

May Featured Photographer: Ashley Napoli

Seeing Dutchess County through our visitor's eyes is one of our favorite ways to experience our area! Meet this month's featured photographer ...

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Hudson Valley Restaurant Week: May 10- 23, 2021

Who's excited to get out and dine?! Hudson Valley Restaurant Week is back for the spring season – May 10 - 23, 2021. As local businesses con...

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Dutchess County Sweet Tooth Trail - Updated for 2021

From Beacon to Red Hook, bottom to top, Dutchess County has no shortage of treats to satisfy your sweet tooth this spring. Samuel’s Sweet Sho...

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Top 10 Events in May

Our monthly list of Top 10 Events has been altered to ensure everyone can experience Dutchess’ exciting happenings – both virtual and in-p...

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Easy Walking Trails in Dutchess County

One of the best ways to enjoy Dutchess County's scenic beauty is by foot! Some may think hiking means a racing a heart rate and challenging trails...

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Dine at These New Dutchess County Restaurants

Il Figlio Enoteca, Fishkill Experience exceptional Italian food at Il Figlio Enoteca! This newly renovated space is waiting to welcome you, and cur...

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Top 10 Events in April

Our monthly list of Top 10 Events has been altered to ensure everyone can experience Dutchess’ exciting happenings – both virtual and in-p...

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April Featured Photographer: Erica Leman

Each month Dutchess Tourism features a local photographer to help showcase Dutchess County. This month meet Erica Leman of Sweet Alice Photography! Fr...

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Wedding Venues in Dutchess County

After an unprecedented year, we're excited to welcome couples from near and far to say their 'I Do's' in Dutchess! Explore a variety o...

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Accessible Travel Series: Jeffrey Urbin from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum

Dutchess Tourism is committed to continuing to learn about ways we can make our destination more accessible. By communicating with local attracti...

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Outdoor Dining This Spring

With spring quickly approaching, we can’t be the only ones looking forward to patio meals on fresh, sunny days! Enjoy Dutchess cuisine al fresco...

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Support Black-Owned Businesses in Dutchess

In February we celebrate Black History Month, but let’s go beyond just one month and continue to honor and support Black businesses, Black cultu...

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March Featured Photographer: Kimberly Glatz

Each month Dutchess Tourism features a local photographer to help showcase the beauty of Dutchess County. This month meet Kimberly Glatz! See ...

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Create an At-Home Spa Experience with These Local Products

There are plenty of reasons to be feeling stressed right now. We're in the middle of a pandemic. Maybe you're a healthcare worker. A teacher. ...

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Staff Picks: Favorite Pizza in Dutchess

Happy National Pizza Day! In honor, our staff is sharing their favorite spots to grab a slice (or pie!) in Dutchess County.  Emiliano’s,...

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10 Delicious Cocktails to Try this Winter in Dutchess County

After you’ve taken a drive through our frosty landscape, get a taste of Dutchess with one of these 10 delicious cocktails specially made to...

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It's Spa Season in Dutchess

After the year we’ve all had, it’s important to spend time practicing mindfulness, caring for our bodies and giving ourselves permission t...

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Winter Road Trip to These Quaint Towns

As fall foliage fades, and crisp temperatures sweep Dutchess County, planning a cozy getaway sounds more and more enticing. Winter is the perfect time...

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Book Your Winter Getaway at these Standalone Properties in Dutchess

Escape to Dutchess and stay in your own space! These properties offer the option to book a fully private accommodation, where guests have the entire h...

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Accessible Travel Series: Kathleen Marshall from Anderson Center for Autism

Dutchess Tourism is committed to continuing to learn about ways we can make our destination more accessible. By communicating with local attracti...

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Top 10 Coffee Shops in Dutchess

Any time is a good time for coffee, but as the weather cools and seasonal flavors hit local menus, there’s nothing better than cozying up with a...

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Dog-Friendly Jaunts in Dutchess

Whitney Bowers, New Dog Mom I know I'm not the only one who adopted a quarantine pup during these strange times! Having a canine cuddle bu...

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Top 10 Local Shops for Book Lovers

Getting lost in the aisles of a local bookstore is only one of the many charming things you can do in Dutchess. Explore the nooks and crannies of our ...

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Dutchess Drafts and Craft Beverages

Which Dutchess breweries, distilleries, cideries and even a new meadery are open right now? What are they offering in terms of seating options and new...

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A Dozen Outdoor Music Events in Dutchess

Summer is the perfect time to have a night out, and there is no better (and safe) activity to enjoy than an outdoor concert! Here are our A Dozen Outd...

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