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Starry Starry Night is Walkway Over the Hudson's major fundraising event held on September 30, 2016 from 6:00 - 10:00 pm. Celebrate a dazzling evening high above the Hudson River! Enjoy creative fare from Lola's Cafe & Catering, acclaimed wines from Millbrook Vineyard & Winery, and craft beers from Half Time. On the Walkway's West Overlook, listen to live entertainment by Rich Hines & the Hillbilly Drifters, and end the night with an array of festive desserts and a stunning display of fireworks.

Tickets are $175.00 each.
(The Charitable Gift Portion of a $175 ticket is $100.)

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Posted on July 17, 2016

"Taking a stroll on the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park is a one-of-a-kind outdoor experience. The view from the walkway is definitely one you won’t see from the road."

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"At the mere mention of fireworks, she lit up.

"Fireworks, fireworks, fireworks," 4-year-old Brooklyn Simmons shouted, jumping up and down on the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park."

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"POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- It is billed as the longest pedestrian bridge in the world, and the views off either side of the Walkway Over the Hudson don't disappoint.

Formerly a railroad bridge, the 1.25-mile long expanse is 212 feet above a majestic stretch of the Hudson, and perfect for taking in the scenery."

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WALKWAY MISSION

"Through engaged stewardship and fundraising, we enhance the Walkway experience, support capital improvements, and deliver innovative programs that attract visitors and contribute to the economic vitality of the Hudson Valley."

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MOBILE Audio TOUR

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Check out our interactive tour of the Poughkeepsie - Highland Railroad Bridge and Greater Walkway Region.

 

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