The Top 3 Reasons Tourism has an Important Role in Economic Development in the Upper Delaware River Region
How do our natural resources support our local economy through tourism spending and the creation of local jobs? How do other similar communities leverage their outdoor recreational activities to attract entrepreneurs and new businesses? How does shopping local have a significant ripple effect on the economy? Learn all this and more.
Act Underground Theatre presents a staged reading of “ART” by Yasmina Reza at the Krause Recital Hall, Delaware Arts Center, 37 Main St. Two dates: Friday, Sept. 9 at 7pm and Saturday, Sept. 10 at 2pm and 7pm. Cost: $12. 845/252-9915.
The Delaware Valley Opera presents Bizet's "Carmen" for their 30th Anniversary Season Saturday August 20, 8pm and Sunday, August 21, 2pm at the Tusten Theatre. Opera in four acts by Georges Bizet, sung in English. Tickets at www.DelawareValleyOpera.org.
Join the Conservancy for a guided Fall Hike at the Tusten Mountain Trail from 10am until approximately 1:30pm. Learn about the ecology and history of the area with local author Heather Housekeeper. Free and open to the public; registration required. Email email@example.com, or call 845/583-1010 x6.
The Delaware Valley Arts Alliance presents a reading and book signing with poet Ken Hada in the Krause Recital Hall, 37 Main Street, Second Floor, 4pm. The event is free, and will be followed by a wine reception. 845/252-7576.
“Objects” sculpture by Richard Gubernick opening reception at Alliance Gallery, Delaware Arts Center, 37 Main St., 7–9pm. Free and open to the public. On view through August 27. 845/252-7576.
The Barn Cats return to the Emerald Ballroom, 40 Main St., 9pm-midnight. Featuring their brand of funk, blues, soul and rock. The Barn Cats feature John Rocklin, Jan London, Tommy Rausch and Jim Verdi.
26th Annual RIVERFEST music, art and environmental festival held on Main Street in Narrowsburg. Riverfest kicks off with River Dogs on Parade at 10am At 10:45am, Jazzmosis takes the stage with live music. A poster auction of 60 original works of art begins at 12:30 followed by more music at 2pm by Stacy and Friends.
“Art in Bloom” at the Krause Recital Hall, Delaware Arts Center, 37 Main St. Opening reception from 7–9pm. On display from Friday, July 15 to Sunday, July 17. Free and open to the public. 845/252-7576.
The Barn Cats featuring John Rocklin, Jan London, Tommy Rausch, and Jim Verdi will be performing their blend of funk, soul, blues and rock at the Emerald Ballroom, 40 Main St., 9pm-midnight. 845/252-3333.