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(Robert Rodriguez Jr) Dia: Beacon has great views of art inside the former factory. (Courtesy Dia Art Foundation)
Sixty miles north of the city and a breeze to reach by car or Metro North, this Hudson Valley town boasts a vibrant mix of art and nature. Mt. Beacon, the highest peak of the Hudson Highlands, has trails leading to glorious views and fresh air galore. Long term exhibitions by John Chamberlain, Dan Flavin and Richard Serra are joined this summer by works by Anne Truitt and Michelle Stuart.
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In the mood to soak up some New England style charm? Just over two hours from New York and nestled on the Connecticut River, Chester beckons with captivating shops, galleries, bookstores and cafes, all in close proximity. (Warwick Valley Chamber of Commer)
This picturesque Hudson Valley village celebrates its 150th birthday this summer, and it’s the perfect day trip. For weekend culture vultures, the annual Warwick Summer Arts Festival (running July 26 Aug. 5), offers art, music and film programs.