Museum Calendar


Sunday, March 11, 2018 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Open-House Workshop
Construct a Green Horseshoe Hat and Lucky Shaker

Before heading to the Mid-Hudson St. Patrick’s Day Parade, join us for our annual open-house family workshop on Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm.  Children ages 3-12 will making lucky horseshoe hats and shakers to bring to the parade, play horsey-themed games and will take a ride on the Harness Racing 3-D Simulator. Supplies are limited, all for only $4 per child and adults are free. Everyone is invited to enjoy cookies, tea & hot chocolate.  No reservations are necessary.   After the workshop, stake out a spot for the parade in front of the Museum, which begins at 2 pm.  For more information, please call 845-294-6330.

Sunday, March 18, 2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Equine Skeleton Workshop & Create a Trotter Collage
Visit the Harness Racing Museum on Sunday, March 18th from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm for a presentation on the equine skeleton.  Participants view a 3-D program and examine real horse bones to understand bone groups and their function.  Then, they will create a trotter collage using a personal horse photo as a template or one of ours, art supplies provided.  The cost for this event is $10 and free to scouts and current 4-H members. Reservations required by March 14th.