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Things to do in Newburgh

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
“DIA is one of my favorite museums in the area. If you love art-this is a must see! ”
  • 156 locals recommend
Bar
“a great place to meet up with friends and take in some music while enjoying the retro diner feel and fabulous food options.”
  • 60 locals recommend
Bar
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“a great go to for a scrumptious dinner. make reservation for a weekend night and enjoy!”
  • 32 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Board games! Taproom offering a long list of beers & food menu, plus regular events & Saturday tours by request.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Café
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“we love Homespun Foods. long time local favorite and go to for newbies to beacon as well.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Bar
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“The food is very good and the desserts are home made. Or just go to the lounge for a drink and free music (and drop some money in the kitty for the musicians. !) Or check out the main live music events here. Some great bands wind up at this mainstay of the music world!”
  • 26 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“Bbq joint right on the Hudson River with a large outdoor deck, 2 outdoor bars, line dancing on Tuesday nights, Latin night in Thursday’s, live bands/dj on the weekend. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Transportation
“Train to Grand Central, NYC and North to Poughkeepsie, where you can transfer to an Amtrak train.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
“Great coffee, nice vibe with couches, and outdoor seating. Also serve wine and beer.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Beacon natural market will have all of your health food store basics. It can be a bit pricey but very convenient! There is also a farmers market in Cold Spring on Saturdays and in Beacon on Sundays.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
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“Bar is open late and so is the kitchen even on weekdays. They often do live music on the weekend. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Park
“Hiking/walking trails along Hudson river. Kayak and SUP rentals available at dock. (Mountaintops Outfitters)”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
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“Blu Pointe is located in Newburgh on the Hudson River. Fantastic views and wonderful food. This is a higher end restaurant and a great place to celebrate a special occasion. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful easy stroll along the Fishkill creek with views of waterfalls and abandoned factories. Hooks up with the Long Dock and Dennings Point trails.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bistro
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“Yummy cafe for breakfast or lunch on Main Street in Beacon. Locally sourced ingredients and large menu. Often busy so be prepared to wait. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Visit General George Washington’s headquarters, where he was stationed with troops, during the Revolutionary War! ”
  • 17 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“a great place to meet up with friends and take in some music while enjoying the retro diner feel and fabulous food options.”
  • 60 locals recommend
Bar
“a great go to for a scrumptious dinner. make reservation for a weekend night and enjoy!”
  • 32 locals recommend
Café
“we love Homespun Foods. long time local favorite and go to for newbies to beacon as well.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Brewery
“Board games! Taproom offering a long list of beers & food menu, plus regular events & Saturday tours by request.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
“The food is very good and the desserts are home made. Or just go to the lounge for a drink and free music (and drop some money in the kitty for the musicians. !) Or check out the main live music events here. Some great bands wind up at this mainstay of the music world!”
  • 26 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
“Bbq joint right on the Hudson River with a large outdoor deck, 2 outdoor bars, line dancing on Tuesday nights, Latin night in Thursday’s, live bands/dj on the weekend. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Beacon natural market will have all of your health food store basics. It can be a bit pricey but very convenient! There is also a farmers market in Cold Spring on Saturdays and in Beacon on Sundays.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
“Bar is open late and so is the kitchen even on weekdays. They often do live music on the weekend. ”
  • 24 locals recommend

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