Saturday, November 30, 2013

Winter Walk in the Wilderness – December 8th


in the Wilderness

Sunday, December 8th

in the Historic Hamlet of Copake Falls

Noon - 2:00 ~     Hot Dogs and Hamburgers on the Grill and Gift Shop at the Copake Iron Works
1:00 4:00 ~        Holiday Bazaar, Church of St. John in the Wilderness
12:00 5:30 ~    Holiday Open House at the Roeliff Jansen Historical Society Museum - Gifts, Decorations, Raffle, Music, Cookies and Santa Claus!
3:30 4:30 ~    Camphill Village Ensemble Festive Concert, Church of St. John in the Wilderness
1:00 5:00 ~     Local Artists Exhibit, Raffle, and Vendors at the Taconic Wayside Inn
1:00 4:00 ~    Bicycle Sale at Bash Bish Bicycle
4:30 5:00 ~     Christmas Caroling in the Hamlet
Start: St. John's -- Finish: RJHS Museum
5:00 5:30 ~      Children's Wassail Program, RJHS Museum
6:00          10% off Dinner at the Taconic Wayside Inn with Event Program

All Day ~ Stocking Gifts, Hot Chocolate, and Fresh Baked Goods at the Depot Deli
Sponsored by the Copake Falls Day Committee Copake Falls Day is August 16, 2014!


Thursday, July 18, 2013

Schedule–August 17, 2013

7:30 AM 5k, 10k Cross Country Run in the Wilderness - Registration begins.  Email Sarah Becker for advance registration.
8:15 AM Runs start
10:00 AM Opening Ceremony on the Triangle
Family Fun Run on the Rail Trail - Registration
10:00 Breakfast with the Fabulous Beekman Boys (if purchased with 11 am lecture ticket)
11:00 AM “This Heirloom Life,” with The Fabulous Beekman 1802 Boys. Tickets at
11:00 AM Lunch in the Market Area, Church of St. John’s in the Wilderness, Depot Deli and Taconic Inn
11:00 AM Kid’s Nature Craft Activities opposite the Park Entrance
All Day Open Garden Day at Margaret Roach’s Home
Farmers’/Craft Market in front of the Hamlet Apartments
Art Show at the Taconic Wayside Inn
Hidden Gardens of Copake Falls
Follow the Map to Historic Homes in the Hamlet
Scavenger Hunt and other Activities for Kids
Local History Exhibit at the Historical Society’s Museum
Classic Car Show
Visit a Dairy Farm all day. Milking at 4:30 PM
Chance Auction and Big Prize Raffle
Exhibit at the Copake Iron Works “Manufacturing of Charcoal,” Blacksmithing Demonstrations, Tours of the Copake Iron Works
Bring your Bathing Suit and Take a Dip in the Ore Bed
12:00 PM Face Painting and games
1:00 PM Kid’s Art Projects, Birdhouse and Feeder Projects
2:00 PM Taconic Stage Production of “My Brilliant Divorce,” Church of St. John in the Wilderness
4:00 PM Raffle and Auction Drawings
4:30 PM Jazz Vespers, Church of St. John in the Wilderness
5:30 PM Beef Barbeque by our very own Pitmasters -- Tickets $15.00 on sale at Bash Bish Bicycle, Depot Deli, and Copake Town Hall. Music by the Bash Bish Band
7:00 PM Campfire Music with Zach Nayer, on the green across from the Park Office
Questions? Call 518-966-2233
Copake Falls Day is a Benefit for Local Community Organizations

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

The Fabulous Beekman Boys

Join us on Copake Falls Day for "This Heirloom Life," a talk about gardening, food and rural life presented by the Fabulous Beekman Boys, Brent Ridge and Josh Kilmer-Purcell.  Tickets available now at  The lecture begins at 11:00.  Join us for breakfast and book signing with the Beekman Boys  at 10 am.  Then continue to Margaret Roach’s beautiful Copake Falls gardens where the legendary Broken Arrow Nursery will be selling their extraordinary goods.

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Copake Falls Day is Saturday, August 17th

Copake Falls Day - Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013

Mark you calendars now for the sixth annual Copake Falls Day -- this year on Saturday, August 17th.  As always, events for every interest throughout the day.  Check back soon for an announcement of a very special event!