Fine crafts, arts, foods, children’s tent, entertainment. Ulster County Fairgrounds, New Paltz (845) 679-8087.Quail Hollow Events
Survival of the Shawangunks is an eight stage triathalon held in New Paltz, NY every September. Consistently ranked among the best adventure triathalons in the world, and a month the most scenic, the SOS has become so popular the event sells out in minutes. www.sostriathalon.com
Taste of New Paltz
Local restaurants, wineries, businesses, artists, farm markets. Children's activities. Rain or shine. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Ulster County Fairgrounds, New Paltz. Produced by the New Paltz Regional Chamber of Commerce. (845) 255-0243. www.tasteofnewpaltz.com
Scenic 10-mile trail race benefits the Mohonk Preserve. The Pfalz Run was described by Trail Runner Magazine as “one of the 14 most scenic races in the country.” (845) 255-0919. http://www.mohonkpreserve.org/pptp
Entertainment, games, food. Majestic Park, Gardiner. (845) 255-9675.
Elting Memorial Library Fair
Biggest used book sale in the area. (845) 255-5030.
Reformed Church of New Paltz Annual Apple Festival
All things apple on Huguenot Street. New Paltz (845) 255-6340.
Night of 100 Pumpkins
(Halloween 6- 8 pm)
Pumpkin carvers bring their creations for judging; on view at night. The Bakery. (845) 255-8840
Begins at 6 p.m. Main Street & Manheim Blvd. in New Paltz; ends at the fire house for treats.