Kingston, NY’s Hometown Heroes (video)

The call to serve our country has been heard in many different ways over the years. Whether that call was a family tradition, a genuine desire to serve, a rational career decision, or a notice in the mail, our service men and women have one thing in common: They are all fathers, mothers, brothers, sisters, […]

Kiwanis Kingston Classic: Something Special for Everyone

Any time that you can get one thousand people to actively participate in a local event, it’s something special. Over 1100 runners exited Dietz Stadium and returned after running anywhere from one to twenty-six miles. Almost unbelievably, the runners ranged from six year old Luke Profera of Catskill who ran the 5k race to…… are […]

The Kiwanis Kingston Classic: Come See What It’s All About

With the expectation of over a thousand runners from world class marathoners to kids from your neighborhood, the Kingston Classic is an event that will draw spectators from all over and shouldn’t be missed by  anyone in our own community this weekend, 4/26-27. With the exception of one year, The Classic has been run in […]

The U.S. Lace Curtain Factory – Let the Renaissance Begin!

Without a doubt, the restoration of the long vacant United States Lace Curtain Factory is one of the most significant, and potentially impactful construction projects to be undertaken in the city of Kingston in decades. Not only is it providing 55 units of housing targeted for occupancy by artists of all kinds, it will also […]

About Kingston Happenings

Kingston Happenings is the go-to source for learning about events and where to buy local. With its accompanying newsletter, social media notifications, and linkages to other websites, Kingston Happenings is the most effective way to learn about our community. Where else can you find all this? A comprehensive event calendar and event listings profiling Kingston’s […]

Kingston’s St. Patricks Day Parade, a Flying Leprechaun’s View and more!

Here’s a view of view of Kingston, N.Y.’s St. Patrick’s Day that you haven’t seen yet courtesy of Jeremy Jordan and his non-lethal “dronecam”. The best way to put into perspective how big an event the Ancient Order of Hibernians sponsor with the support of the city of Kingston, is from the air. Jeremy caught […]

Uptown Kingston’s Farmer’s Market

Almost 20 vendors offer items such as: bread & baked goods, fresh fish, meat & eggs, fruits & vegetables, gourmet peanut butter, local wine, and so much more. Located in Bethany Hall of the majestic Old Dutch Church, at 272 Wall Street in the Historic Stockade District of Uptown Kingston, the Market will continue on […]

2014 4th of July Fireworks and Celebration in Kingston, NY

This year celebrate the 4th of July on the Downtown Kingston Rondout Waterfront. Discover what the Waterfront has to offer with it’s eclectic shopping and dining experiences, waterfront park and historic atmosphere. Most restaurants will be offering outdoor dining for the evening so that you can enjoy a beautiful night on the waterfront. Parking and […]