Things to Do This Week in Kingston, NY for 5/16-5/21

Looking for something fun to do? There are plenty of activities, events, and entertainment available in your area. From live music, kids activities, movies, educational classes and community events – you’re sure to find something that fits your interests. Whether you’re looking for a night out with friends or an educational experience for yourself or your family – there is something for everyone! Let us help you explore all the possibilities and find something fun and interesting to do today!

Here are just a few of our picks for fun and entertaining events on our calendar this week that we think you may not want to miss!

Let’s Talk about Ticks – hosted by Senator Hinchey! – Thought you knew everything about ticks? Maybe not.

The Children’s Home of Kingston Community Recognition Dinner –  An institution here in Kingston, it can use your support.

Murali Coryell on the Patio Stage! – Nothing like great music on the waterfront.

CCE’s Annual Fundraising Recital- “Life is a Circus” –  This sounds like tons of fun, and a great organization to support.

What’s your pick?

Below are even more events that you can always find at KingstonHappenings.Org .


More Featured Things To Do This Week

 

 

Kingston Fine Jewelry Buying Event

Kingston Fine Jewelry Buying Event

Tue, May 16, 2023 - Thu, May 18, 2023    
10:00 am-5:00 pm
This is a three day buying event taking place at Kingston Fine Jewelry, open to the public; no appointment needed! They are located at 207 [...]
Keegan Army Weekly Bike Ride

Keegan Army Weekly Bike Ride

Tue, May 16, 2023    
5:30 pm-7:00 pm
Join the Keegan Army Mobile Forces for our weekly bike rides! Each week, we ride a Kingston-area rail trail. The routes are approximately 12 miles [...]
Dungeons and Dragons

Dungeons and Dragons

Tue, May 16, 2023    
6:00 pm-8:30 pm
Dungeons and Dragons® (D&D) has become very popular in the past few years, appearing in shows like “Stranger Things” and in podcasts such as “Critical [...]
Moving Still - An Experiential Movement Lab

Moving Still - An Experiential Movement Lab

Tue, May 16, 2023    
6:00 pm-7:30 pm
MOVING STILL.  A Curious Tale of Moving Fluids”.     with Florence Poulain, RSME A Body-Mind Centering® Approach. “Exploring Gravity & Stillness in Space, supporting Gestures”. [...]
Lex Grey & The Urban Pioneers

Lex Grey & The Urban Pioneers

Wed, May 17, 2023    
8:00 am
Featuring: Lex Grey, Vic Mix, Ed Wasilewski, Tim Farrell, Sonny Rock, & Brian Dewan https://www.facebook.com/LexGreyUPs Wednesday 5/17/23 Doors 7pm / Show 8pm $10 Suggested Donation
Anime Club @ World's End

Anime Club @ World's End

Wed, May 17, 2023    
4:00 pm-6:00 pm
Do you love anime? We do! Kingston Library and World's End Comics have teamed up for Anime Club. We will gather at World’s End Comics [...]
Knit Night

Knit Night

Wed, May 17, 2023    
5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Just show up! All-small-crafts welcome… knit, crochet, sew, spin, weave… 5-8pm every Wednesday (during Daylight Savings). Free. Can’t wait to see you! Hosts: Jocelyn + [...]
Fred Gillen Jr @ Keegan ales

Fred Gillen Jr @ Keegan ales

Wed, May 17, 2023    
6:00 pm
We are happy to welcome back Fred Gillen Jr Band to the Keegan Stage! NYFA (New York Foundation For The Arts) grant recipient Fred Gillen Jr has [...]
Close Up: You Were My First Boyfriend

Close Up: You Were My First Boyfriend

Wed, May 17, 2023    
7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Acclaimed filmmaker, and Catskill farmer, Cecilia Aldarondo presents a hybrid documentary in which she revisits her 1990s adolescence, tracking down those from her past and [...]
Music Fan Series Presents WATTSSTAX

Music Fan Series Presents WATTSSTAX

Wed, May 17, 2023    
7:00 pm-9:00 pm
A one-of-a-kind concert film, featuring performances by the top stars of 1970s soul, gospel, R&B, funk and jazz, will celebrate its 50th anniversary re-release. R-rated. [...]
Spring Reading Series: Kiss in the Kitchen

Spring Reading Series: Kiss in the Kitchen

Thu, May 18, 2023    
12:00 am
Kiss in the Kitchen Written and Directed by Shauna Kanter Joyce Abaroa, a racist, homophobic mom and her kids can't pay their rent after losing [...]
Stories & Songs @ Play Haven

Stories & Songs @ Play Haven

Thu, May 18, 2023    
2:00 pm-2:45 pm
Join us for an interactive performance by Jason Vance, a one-man band and storyteller. With his background in Early Childhood Education, it’s a treat for [...]
18 May

Rosendale Theatre will host a public screening of "We all have something to say"

Thu, May 18, 2023    
5:00 pm-6:00 pm
The Fine & Visual Arts Program at SUNY Ulster announces the Rosendale Theatre will host a public screening of "We all have something to say" [...]
Japan in Kingston (Day 7)

Japan in Kingston (Day 7)

Opening on May 5th and running through May 28th will be a full schedule of weekly performances with follow-up workshops demonstrating the historical context of [...]
Let’s Talk about Ticks – hosted by Senator Hinchey!

Let’s Talk about Ticks – hosted by Senator Hinchey!

Join us for a virtual information session about ticks and tick-borne illnesses with Senator Hinchey and local experts! On Thursday, May 18, at 6pm, tune [...]
Life Drawing -  Thursday Nights

Life Drawing - Thursday Nights

Life Drawing on Thursday Nights. Live model. For more information, text Max at 516-510-1986
The Children's Home of Kingston Community Recognition Dinner

The Children's Home of Kingston Community Recognition Dinner

Thu, May 18, 2023    
6:00 pm-9:00 pm
CHK's Community Recognition Dinner will take place on Thursday May 18, 2023 at 6pm at Wiltwyck Golf Club in Kingston. We hope to see you [...]
Conversation + Book Signing with Actor / Writer / Filmmaker Tim Blake Nelson Hosted by Actor / Climate Activist Tim Guinee

Conversation + Book Signing with Actor / Writer / Filmmaker Tim Blake Nelson Hosted by Actor / Climate Activist Tim Guinee

Thu, May 18, 2023    
7:00 pm-9:30 pm
Conversation with actor/writer/filmmaker Tim Blake Nelson, hosted by actor/activist Tim Guinee, followed by audience Q&A, and book signing. RSVPs are not required but are appreciated [...]
18 May

Trivia Night

Thu, May 18, 2023    
7:00 pm-9:30 pm
Join YFK with Christian, Resident Hooker and trivia host extraordinaire, for trivia nights every other Thursday at 7pm! Prizes and bragging rights will be awarded! [...]
MOVIES FROM THE BALCONY: DAYS OF HEAVEN (1978)

MOVIES FROM THE BALCONY: DAYS OF HEAVEN (1978)

The beautifully shot Days of Heaven won many awards for its depiction of life in the early 20th century American South. A rare opportunity to see a [...]
Voice Theatre's Spring Reading Series

Voice Theatre's Spring Reading Series

Thu, May 18, 2023    
7:30 pm-9:30 pm
Spring has sprung! And Voice Theatre's Spring Reading Series has begun! This season, three plays will be presented through readings by Voice Theatre actors at [...]
Gloria Waslyn - Parrots for Peace

Gloria Waslyn - Parrots for Peace

Fri, May 19, 2023    
5:00 pm-7:00 pm
ASK Artists Salon, Friday, May 19th, 5:00-7:00pm, in person event at Member's Gallery with art and poems exhibit, POETRY. Gloria Waslyn, living in Ulster County, [...]
Friday Night Magic @ World's End

Friday Night Magic @ World's End

Fri, May 19, 2023    
7:00 pm-10:30 pm
Magic the Gathering every Friday! Most Fridays will be drafts unless we are pre-releasing a new set. Feel free to call or message us to [...]
Lara Hope Duo, The Arkhams, Bobcat @ Keegan Ales

Lara Hope Duo, The Arkhams, Bobcat @ Keegan Ales

Fri, May 19, 2023    
7:00 pm
It's going to be a super fun night of Power Pop, Garage, Psychobilly, Country, Rockabilly, Surf and more. Bobcat One Man Band https://www.bobcatmusic.li/ The Arkhams [...]
Murali Coryell on the Patio Stage!

Murali Coryell on the Patio Stage!

Fri, May 19, 2023    
7:00 pm
Murali Coryell kicks off the Patio Concert Series at Mariner's Harbor. Come for Dinner or just for the show and enjoy live, free music along [...]
SPRING EXTRAVAGANZA: CHAMBER MUSIC AND DANCE AT THE SENATE GARAGE

SPRING EXTRAVAGANZA: CHAMBER MUSIC AND DANCE AT THE SENATE GARAGE

Fri, May 19, 2023    
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: CHAMBER MUSIC AND DANCE AT THE SENATE GARAGE WE ARE THRILLED TO ANNOUNCE THE RETURN OF OUR FAVORITE CHAMBER MUSIC GROUP [...]
Hello, Dolly!

Hello, Dolly!

Fri, May 19, 2023    
8:00 pm-11:00 pm
This 10-time Tony Award-winning (including Best Musical), adaptation of Thornton Wilder's hit play, The Matchmaker, bursts with humor, romance, and some of the greatest songs [...]
The ReLaTiVeS do The Rolling Stones @ Colony

The ReLaTiVeS do The Rolling Stones @ Colony

Fri, May 19, 2023    
8:00 pm
Do not miss the first ever Rolling Stones Tribute at The Colony! Featuring music from the Stones classic era, '68 to '78. 26 songs, 2 [...]
The Kingston Farmers Market

The Kingston Farmers Market

Sat, May 20, 2023    
9:00 am-1:00 pm
The Kingston Farmers Market will be held every Saturday from May 6th-November 18th in the County Courthouse Lot at 285 Wall St. from 9AM-1PM. Shop [...]
Community Blood Drive at Ulster Savings Bank

Community Blood Drive at Ulster Savings Bank

Sat, May 20, 2023    
9:30 am-2:00 pm
On Saturday, May 20, 2023, from 9 am to 2 pm, the Rotary Club of Kingston is hosting an American Red Cross blood drive at [...]
Open Adult Ballet with Somatic Movement Approach

Open Adult Ballet with Somatic Movement Approach

Open Adult Ballet  with Somatic Movement approach Saturdays 10am-11am April 22nd to May 20th Class Location: Score Dance Studio - 59 O'Neil St., Kingston, NY Payment: [...]
18th Century Growing Season

18th Century Growing Season

Join us in learning about what it was like to grow things and produce food in the 18th century. Watch us plant our 18th century [...]
Burroughs and Birds

Burroughs and Birds

Slabsides Day Open House May 20, 2023 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, Noon program At John Burroughs’ Slabsides, West Park, NY Susan Fox Rogers “Burroughs [...]
Japan in Kingston (Day 8)

Japan in Kingston (Day 8)

Opening on May 5th and running through May 28th will be a full schedule of weekly performances with follow-up workshops demonstrating the historical context of [...]
MyKingstonKids Fest: Land of Water

MyKingstonKids Fest: Land of Water

Sat, May 20, 2023    
11:00 am-4:00 pm
Welcome to our 6 year anniversary of this fantastic event. This year we bring you the Land Of Water! Witness the importance, excitement, and of [...]
Somatic Dance Movement - Open Adult Class

Somatic Dance Movement - Open Adult Class

​​Somatic Dance Movement Open Adult Class including Moving for Life and BodyMind Dancing Saturdays 11:15am-12:15pm May 6th to May 20th​ Class Location: Score Dance Studio - [...]
Beginner Crochet (one hour class)

Beginner Crochet (one hour class)

Sat, May 20, 2023    
11:30 am-12:30 pm
In your first class we will cover the chain stitch and single crochet. In subsequent classes we’ll cover half double and double crochet. You may [...]
Beginner Crochet (one hour class)

Beginner Crochet (one hour class)

Sat, May 20, 2023    
11:30 am-12:30 pm
In your first class we will cover the chain stitch and single crochet. In subsequent classes we’ll cover half double and double crochet. You may [...]
Make It! A Happening at Hinterland

Make It! A Happening at Hinterland

Sat, May 20, 2023    
12:00 pm-5:00 pm
Hinterland & Country House Realty present, Make It! (entry is FREE for kids!) The suggested donation fee for adults is $42 + fees, pay what [...]
The Jeremy Baum Trio @ West Kill Supply Brewing!

The Jeremy Baum Trio @ West Kill Supply Brewing!

Sat, May 20, 2023    
2:00 pm-5:00 pm
West Kill Supply is located at: 602 Broadway Unit 2, Kingston, NY 12401 Jeremy Baum - Hammond Organ Peter Dougan - Guitar/Vocals Erik Perez - [...]
Annual Recital and Fundraiser

Annual Recital and Fundraiser

Sat, May 20, 2023    
6:00 pm-8:00 pm
COME ONE, COME ALL!! We are excited to invite the community to our annual fundraising recital “LIFE IS A CIRCUS”! 🎪🤹🏽🩰🥁🪘 Show starts at 6pm [...]
CCE’s Annual Fundraising Recital- “Life is a Circus”

CCE’s Annual Fundraising Recital- “Life is a Circus”

Sat, May 20, 2023    
6:00 pm-8:00 pm
We are excited to invite the community to our upcoming recital “LIFE IS A CIRCUS”. Show starts at 6pm on Saturday, May 20, 2023 at [...]
The Deadbeats @ Keegan Ales

The Deadbeats @ Keegan Ales

Sat, May 20, 2023    
6:00 pm
The Deadbeats are not to be missed! They will be rocking the best of the Grateful Dead and Janis Joplin, and a bunch of the classics [...]
Horton/Regusis Quartet

Horton/Regusis Quartet

Sat, May 20, 2023    
7:00 pm-10:00 pm
Music on the Patio – top-shelf jazz, great food & friendly folks. Call to reserve a table or bring a blanket/chair for the lawn. Indoors [...]
PATERSON film screening

PATERSON film screening

This  idiosyncratic drama romance comedy, about a Paterson, N.J., bus driver who is secretly a poet and his wife, who dreams of being a country [...]
Hello, Dolly!

Hello, Dolly!

Sat, May 20, 2023    
8:00 pm-11:00 pm
This 10-time Tony Award-winning (including Best Musical), adaptation of Thornton Wilder's hit play, The Matchmaker, bursts with humor, romance, and some of the greatest songs [...]
FREEDOM: The George Michael Experience

FREEDOM: The George Michael Experience

An electrifying, immersive musical event celebrating the life and iconic songs of one of pop music’s brightest and sexiest stars. Conceived and performed by New [...]
Ramona Lane - Grampfather - Dead Unicorn @ Snapper Magee's

Ramona Lane - Grampfather - Dead Unicorn @ Snapper Magee's

Sat, May 20, 2023    
10:00 pm
3 local Kingston bands shred absolute gnar at Kingston's diviest dive bar, Snapper Magee's.   10PM: Ramona Lane https://open.spotify.com/artist/7DyBpiu87Cn1pFHpz5QY07?si=yWZ4QVgSQHa0xMjmDXxQkw   11PM: Grampfather https://grampfather.bandcamp.com/   12PM: [...]
Create Paper Quilled Earrings

Create Paper Quilled Earrings

Sun, May 21, 2023    
10:00 am-11:30 am
You will create a pair of creatively paper quilled earrings. Carlise will lead you through the basics of quilling shapes that can be assembled into [...]
Spring Explorations – Rockin’ Reptiles and Amazing Amphibians

Spring Explorations – Rockin’ Reptiles and Amazing Amphibians

Sun, May 21, 2023    
10:00 am-2:00 pm
Join us for a group hike around our grounds to look for reptiles and amphibians! We have many vital habitats for them including a pond, [...]
Yoga & Whisky

Yoga & Whisky

Sun, May 21, 2023    
11:00 am-12:00 pm
Coppersea Distilling and NP Rock Yoga present YOGA & WHISKY. $20 for 1hr of Vinyasa Yoga led by Mara set on our lovely farm looking [...]
Humanitarian Awards Brunch

Humanitarian Awards Brunch

Sun, May 21, 2023    
12:00 pm-3:00 pm
The Humanitarian Awards Brunch recognizes local individuals and businesses that have provided exceptional support to The Arc Mid-Hudson. This year, our Honorees are: Humanitarian of [...]
Hello, Dolly!

Hello, Dolly!

Sun, May 21, 2023    
3:00 pm-6:00 pm
This 10-time Tony Award-winning (including Best Musical), adaptation of Thornton Wilder's hit play, The Matchmaker, bursts with humor, romance, and some of the greatest songs [...]
Celebration Israel@75

Celebration Israel@75

The Jewish Federation of Ulster County invites you to a fundraising celebration of Israel's 75th Anniversary on Sunday, May 21 starting at 4pm with a [...]
Close Up: The End is Not What I Thought it Would Be with dir. Andrea Kleine

Close Up: The End is Not What I Thought it Would Be with dir. Andrea Kleine

Sun, May 21, 2023    
7:00 pm-8:45 pm
After her shows were canceled due to the pandemic, award-winning writer Andrea Kleine and her composer partner Bobby Previte decided to perform anyway to an [...]

 


 

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