One of the best things to do along the Hudson River is visit Pollepel Island and Bannerman Castle, a tiny jewel in the setting of the Hudson Highlands.
- Adult Ages 12+
- Child Ages 0 - 11
Self-guided tour & live music from Beacon, NY
In town for the 3rd Sunday of the month? Just hop on board the Estuary Steward and ride over to Bannerman Island where you can enjoy a self-guided tour and a live music concert or performance. This tiny hidden gem in the Hudson Highlands and its rich history and beautiful scenery will truly come alive with great music to entertain the whole family.
Music Concerts 2021 Schedule:
Sunday May 16
Storm King Duo (Judith Tulloch & Steve Franchino)
Sunday June 20
SWP (Classic Rock)
Sunday July 18
Klettner Bros., Joseph and Anton Klettner (Violin, accordion and guitar)
Sunday August 15
The Toland Brothers, Chris and Jeff Toland with Special Guest Allison Jolicoeur
Sunday September 19
Thistle (Harpist and Singer)
THISTLE is a cello/harp/percussion trio that plays original compositions with lyrics inspired by literature, poetry, fairytales and lullabies. The trio is led by American composer, singer and harpist Thistle Jemison, who has performed and studied in the western classical, South Indian classical, jazz, rock, and folk genres. The music of THISTLE has been described as mystical, haunting, and angelic, and is meant to be heard anywhere there is natural or man-made beauty.
Please visit www.musicofthistle.com to listen and read more.
Sunday October 17
Josie & Nico (Guitar & Sax)
What to bring:
Wear comfortable walking shoes. Dress for the appropriate weather conditions. Your confirmation email is also your ticket for the show.
Beacon Institute Floating Dock (Beacon, NY)
Directions: Take I 84 to Exit 11 (Beacon) South. Turn right at Beekman Street. Follow and pass main entrance to Metro North Train Station. Make the next right onto Red Flynn Drive (Please note: the Road is not marked!) Red Flynn Drive is the bridge over the train tracks. Once you go over bridge you pass Long Dock Park Entrance. (Do not go into Long Dock Park.) Red Flynn Drive bares to the right. Look to the left as you go down the hill. The Beacon Institute Dock is the first floating dock on the left.
(Exact meeting location details will be provided immediately upon purchase of tickets.)