Hudson Valley Area Attractions

ORA 3 300x187 A Day at Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, Atlantic Flyer NewspaperFrom antique aircraft to zoos, the Rhinebeck area offers a diverse array of attractions for visitors.

Calling all wool lovers; The Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival is a bounty of all things fuzzy. or enjoy the antics of various exotic and indigenous animals at Trevor Zoo (845-677-3704).

Tour the eccentric Wing’s Castle [845-677-9085] in nearby Millbrook. Made of salvaged materials and stone, the castle is the brainchild of local artists Peter and Toni Wing.  Tours offered Memorial Day to Labor Day.

View antique cars and planes and enjoy a bi-plane ride at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome Museum (845-752-3200).

Check out what’s happening at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds during your stay, and don’t miss the one-of-a-kind view of the Hudson River shoreline from the bow of the Rip Van Winkle cruise ship (845-340-4700).