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Park News and Updates

Give the Gift of Archery 

Looking for a great gift for your outdoor enthusiast? Why not give the Gift of Archery this Holiday Season. Classes are for youth and adults 8 and up. Registration will open on December 13, at 9am, and sessions begin January 11- 6:00pm at Bowdoin Park. Start the New Year off on target with Dutchess County Parks! 

Go to Register for a Program tab for program dates and information.

Music at Dusk at Ellessdie Chapel 

Holidays at Ellessdie Chapel is back! While hiking or strolling Bowdoin, enjoy traditional holiday favorites piped from the belfry each Saturday in December from 3-5:00pm. 

Kevin McCurdy's Holiday Spirit Festival  

Kevin McCurdy's Holiday Spirit Festival is a must see! Tickets are on sale with a limited number sold for each evening. Weekends through December 26th. To purchase tickets got to:

Outdoor Fun and Facility Rentals

Parks Hotline number at 845-298-4607.  

Facility Rental number 845-298-4600.

If interested in holding an event on the Dutchess Rail Trail, Harlem Valley Rail Trail, or Empire State Trail (Hopewell to Pawling), please call 845-298-4600.