Benefit to raise funds for sloop restoration
Hudson River Sloop Clearwater will host a concert to raise funds for the restoration of the iconic ship at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 24 at the Rosendale Recreation Center. The master of ceremonies will be Jimmy Buff, morning host at Radio Woodstock 100.1 WDST. Performers include blues guitarist Guy Davis, Decora, Betty & the Baby Boomers, Dan Einbender, Dave Bernz, Fiona and Lori Gross, Kelleigh McKenzie and Gilles Malkine and Mikhail Horowitz. The event will also feature a potluck (including the sharing of “stone soup”) and a silent auction.
Tickets, which are $30 or $50 for adults, $20 for children 12 and under and $100, $250 or $500 for reserved seating and parking and a reception with the artists, can be purchased at clearwater.org/petetribute. The center is located at 1055 Route 32 in Rosendale, near Kingston. For more information, call 845-265-8080, ext. 7113. The snow date is Feb. 7.