December Activities in Beautiful Hudson
December is here, and its presence is bittersweet. Once winter comes around, you have the holidays and the warmth of family and friends, but during these freezing months it’s easy to get cabin fever when the it’s too cold outside and the thought of walking around is last on your Christmas list.
Even in Hudson, a town filled with culture, sights, and unique shops, it’s easy to get stuck at home once the iciness hits. But don’t fret, there are plenty of activities this month in Hudson that are sure to get you out the door.
Here are some recommendations to get you started:
Winter Walk – All along Warren Street, Hudson, NY
Don’t miss Hudson’s liveliest event of the year on Saturday, December 6th from 5 pm to 8 pm. Each December, Warren Street is be transformed with twinkling lights, brightly decorated shops, horse-drawn wagons, carolers, and a legion of characters and performers!
Open Mic at Club Helsinki – 405 Columbia Street, Hudson, NY
Tuesdays from 7 pm to 11 pm at Club Helsinki are open mic nights! Show how talented you are to the crowds of Hudson at this fun weekly event.
“A Christmas Carol” at the Olana Wagon House Education Center – Hudson, NY
Friday, December 12 at 7 pm – 9 pm. $25 non-member; $20 member, $10 children. Watch this classic be performed by storyteller Jonathan Kruk. A perfect event for the whole family!
The Kwanzaa Festival at The Hudson Opera House – 327 Warren St, Hudson, NY 12534
Saturday, December 20 from 3 pm to 5 pm. December isn’t all about just Christmas and Chanukah!
Whether you’re into the family fun of food and music, or are more of a theater-going type, or just want to hang out and listen to some music in a comfortable setting, there is something to do for everyone in Hudson this month. And if these options don’t satisfy all of your winter adventure needs, just take a stroll around town and you’ll be sure to stumble upon something exciting, whether it’s trivia night over at the Spotty Dog or a new recipe book you found at a used bookstore that you have to rush home to try.
Hudson is a great place not only for exploring, but also for getting your holiday shopping done. At Casa Urbana we offer a wide selection of natural products that are great for giving to your friends and family, such as sweet-smelling candles, gentle lotions, natural shaving products, and other self-care products that everyone is sure to love. Stop by and check out our shop on Warren Street and we will be happy to help you find the perfect gifts for your loved ones!