Area Attractions 2022

If you’re yearning to take mini-excursions and explore new destinations, you’re in luck. The Hudson Valley is brimming with exciting adventures and getaways. Here’s a sampling of the possibilities in the Valley and beyond!

Celebrate life’s meaningful moments

Located in a century-old former convent and chapel, The Abbey Inn & Spa emerges wholly renovated and re-imagined as the Hudson Valley’s premier retreat for today’s modern traveler. Perched high atop historic Fort Hill where Washington’s army set up a key lookout post in the Revolutionary War, The Abbey Inn & Spa features 42 unique guestrooms and suites, exquisite private event spaces, a full-service spa, and the Apropos farm-to- table restaurant and bar. Nominated 3rd best new hotel in the US by USAToday and a multiple Best of Westchester winner, including best new hotel, new restaurant, new bar, best new place for business meetings, and rehearsal dinners, The Abbey Inn & Spa is the ideal venue for celebrating all of life’s meaningful moments in northern Westchester and the lower Hudson River Valley.

The Abbey Inn & Spa
900 Fort Hill Rd

Experience a warm welcome

More than sun and surf, your winter destination of Indian River County and Vero Beach offers a warm welcome with a rich diversity of cultural events and activities for all ages. On stage, enjoy professional theater, dance, and ballet; in concert, touring bands, jazz, classical, opera, symphonic, and chamber music; fine art in museums and galleries; and lecture series, authors, and poetry readings. Let the Cultural Council of Indian River County be your Cultural Concierge planning a day, a weekend, or a month or visit either our online Cultural Calendar or 2021-2022 Cultural Arts Guide.

Cultural Council of Indian River County
1216 21st St, Suite 101
Vero Beach, FL

Explore a hidden treasure

Surrounded by the splendor of the Catskill Mountains and the Esopus Creek, the Emerson Resort & Spa is a hidden treasure located a mere two hours from Manhattan. You don’t need to be an overnight guest to explore the Emerson. Book a treatment at the nature-inspired Spa, get some retail love at The Shops at Emerson, see the Kaleidoshow at the World’s Largest Kaleidoscope, or enjoy a meal at the Emerson’s signature restaurant, Woodnotes Grille. Overnight guests can choose from the cozy comfort of the Lodge or the spacious rooms of the contemporary Inn. Dogs are welcome at this ideal road-trip getaway.