CITY WINERY HUDSON VALLEY ANNOUNCES SUMMER CONCERT SERIES THAT COMBINES OUTDOOR COMFORT WITH EXCELLENT WINE AND ELEVATED CULINARY OFFERINGS

 

 

Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes, 10,000 Maniacs, and Joan Osborne

Among the List of Stellar Performers Scheduled to Hit the Stage

  With a year of live music silenced and Summer 2021 knocking on our door, City Winery Hudson Valley is pleased to announce that its Concerts in the Vineyard Series will kick off on June 6th with Damn the Torpedoes: A Live Tom Petty Concert Experience, providing people with a safe option to get out and enjoy the fresh air again.

“Musicians are excited to get back to live performances,” said City Winery Founder & CEO, Michael Dorf. “Our venue can provide the opportunity to get bands back on stage, crews back to work, and people safely enjoying live music again.”

With what will be a thrilling kick-off show on June 6th, City Winery is looking forward to an exciting lineup of musicians in the weeks to follow, including:

June 6th – Damn the Torpedoes: A Live Tom Petty Concert Experience

June 13th  – Rhett Miller & the All Stars

June 19th  – Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes

June 20th  – Dar Williams

June 26th – 10,000 Maniacs

June 27th – Chris Thile

July 4th – Amy Helm

July 10th – Early Elton

July 11th – Joan Osborne

July 24th – Brett Dennen

July 25th – Jorma Kaukonen

August 1st – Raul Malo

August 22nd – Martin Sexton

September 1st – The Weight

For any updates on these performances, please visit the website.

Extensive precautions, including proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test will be required for entry at all shows. Other safety guidelines include:

  • Mandatory contactless temperature check and wellness screening at the front door
  • All patrons are required to wear a mask or face covering when entering and moving throughout public areas
  • Seating for all shows will be in pods to ensure safe social distancing

Pods have been designed to ensure the health and safety of City Winery guests, visiting artists, and employees. To ensure strict observance of social distancing practices, concertgoers will purchase reserved seating pods and can pre-order their food and beverages. Fans can select the appropriate pod size for their group (all pods are for 2 or 4 people, larger groups can email guestassistance@citywinery.com to combine pods together after purchase) and enjoy the show from their own reserved section of the lawn, spaced a minimum of six feet apart from all other pods. VIP Pod Packages are also available, seating parties of up to ten guests in enhanced comfort, with a cushioned private seating area, dedicated service, an exclusive entrance, and more.  Fans are welcome to take off their masks in their pods. Ticket pods can be purchased here.

“Admittedly, social distancing circles and masks didn’t figure into my original dream of hosting outdoor shows on this expansive and beautiful lawn surrounded by vineyards, but these safety measures are part of our company’s hospitality practices, and we all embrace them. I am excited to have this opportunity to finally bring live music to the Hudson Valley and have fans fully experience our food and wine options,” Dorf continued. “We are also very proud to be generating our own electricity from the Hydro Electricity from the old mill on the Wallkill River, making our facility and this concert series a fully net zero user of energy.  It feels good to emerge from this pandemic with eye on being environmentally conscious moving forward,” Dorf added.

More information about concert series protocols, details about City Winery’s company-wide safety measures, and the lineup for the summer can be found on the website. In result of bad weather and the cancellation of any show, guests will be offered the option of store credit, a restaurant gift card or a refund.

The Concert in the Summer Series at City Winery Hudson Valley is presented in partnership with 92.7/96.9 WRRV.

 About City Winery

City Winery, founded in 2008 by Michael Dorf, delivers a unique culinary and cultural experience to urban wine enthusiasts passionate about music. Each City Winery offers intimate concerts, upscale dining, private event spaces, and a fully functioning winery. To date, City Winery has locations in New York, Chicago, Nashville, Atlanta, Boston, Washington DC, and Philadelphia. In 2020, City Winery opened Hudson Valley, a hydro-powered winery, vineyard, restaurant, outdoor concert venue and private events space at the historic Montgomery Mills. Other concepts run by the company include City Vineyard at Pier 26, City Winery at Rockefeller Center, City Winery Chicago at the Riverwalk, and City Winery Greenway in Boston. Michael Dorf explains his success and outlines his career in his book, Indulge Your Senses: Scaling Intimacy in a Digital World. See www.citywinery.com for details.

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