Beverages will be in abundance at SUMMERTIDE 2017. There will be cash bars serving wines by the glass, Sangria, and craft brews. Cascade's delicious Mountain water will be in abundance.
The weekend kicks off on Friday, July 7th at 6 pm with a farm-to-table BBQ featuring Smithfield’s own Full Circle Farm, and wood-fired pizza from Executive Chef Maria Laura Quintero of MuchaChula Catering, and Chef Donna Hanusik. A dessert station will feature various strawberry delights along with Hudson Valley apple crisp topped with Cascade Mountain Winery’s own Heavenly Daze dessert syrup.
Widely acclaimed singer, songwriter, and musician, E’lissa Jones, will kick off Friday night’s entertainment followed by the legendary Advanced Phunk, featuring Steve Ide, Bobby Mcveety, Ram Miles, and the Berkshires’ favorite horn section. Fireworks, in celebration of Cascade Mountain’s 40th anniversary by Legion Fireworks will begin at 9:30 pm.
In addition, there will be a 40 x 80 ft. event tent for tasting delicious products from Cascade Mountain, Hillrock, Hudson Chatham Winery, Millbrook Winery, Chaseholm, Old Chatham, Sprout Creek, and Jacuterie (to name a few).
Saturday, July 8th from 3–10 pm will feature a star-studded lineup of artists: Jonathan Edwards, Kerri Powers, Cole Quest and The City Pickers, and Pete Muller. Cole Quest, Woody Guthrie’s grandson, will lead everyone in a tribute during the show. There will be a Woody Guthrie exhibit in the winery for the entire month of July.
Saturday's farm-to-table fare will be prepared by Cascade Mountain Winery’s newly appointed Executive Chef, Maria Laura Quintero, owner of MuchaChula, Amenia’s outstanding boutique catering company along with Donna Hanusik, a Chef at Cascade Mountain's Restaurant. In addition, lobster will be served by Lobster Craft (tickets must be purchased online, in advance) along with BBQ, wood-fired pizza, and grilled vegetables. End the night with some Hudson Valley apple crisp topped with Cascade Mountain’s Heavenly Daze Dessert Syrup.
On Sunday, July 9th from 12–5 pm the SUMMERTIDE 2017 builds toward a crescendo. Enjoy some of Hudson Valley’s favorite wineries, distilleries, breweries, and creameries while relaxing with The Ram Miles Trio who will take the stage at 12:30 pm. At 2:30 pm, we are thrilled to announce that, Jesse Colin Young, “The Voice of a Generation”, who recorded the ultimate rendition of Get Together, will take the festival home. From the Summer of Love in San Francisco 1967 to Summertide 2017 on a ridge top in Amenia, NY, Jessie’s journey continues, along with his smokin' band of seven Berklee College of Music grads. BBQ, wood-fired pizzas, and tasty desserts will again be available, as well as lots of delicious wine and beer.
Children are welcome. There is free admission for children under 12 years old. Tickets for children over 12 are $40.
ALL EVENTS ARE RAIN OR SHINE
Chairs and/or blankets recommended
Parking is for ticket holders only