Tired of the smog of the city? Looking to escape the hot pavement? Come to the mountains and enjoy rolling fields, cool lakes and streams, and beautiful weather! Enjoy water sports at one of our many lakes and streams – – or relax by the pool at the Washington Irving Inn. Hike one of our many trails, from a leisurely walk on a gentle slope, to a challenging treck through the peaks of the mountains. Visit washingtonirving.com or call 518-589-5560 to book your vacation with us today and explore the Catskills!
Summer in the Catskills can be a busy time if you’re interested in history and culture. No matter the weather, there are always things to do – sometimes there are even multiple! Take a look at just a few of the many reasons you’ll want to come to the mountains. THE CATSKILL MOUNTAIN FOUNDATION The Chase Brock Experience, May 20th Malcolm Bilson Fortepiano Concert, June 17th DEFY: The Women’s March on Washington, photos by Margaret Uhalde, July 22nd BRIDGE STREET THEATRE What You Don’t Know About Women, July 13th Jeanne Macdonald in Concert, June 3rd Rhinebeck Theatre Society presents “Copenhagen,” July 20th-23rd ZADOCK PRATT MUSEUM The Spirit of the USA, May 28th GREENVILLE DRIVE-IN Asbury Short Film Concert, May 20th QWERTY: The Second Annual Festival of Type and the Letter Arts, June 23rd-24th PRATTSVILLE ART CENTER Memorial Day Music Bash, May 27th Poetry and Music show, June 23rd Pop Punk show, July 2nd FESTIVALS Taste of Country Music Festival, June 9th-11th Mountain Jam Music Fesival, June 16th-18th Annual Catskills Irish Arts Week, July 9th-15th Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival, July 13th-16th Headed for the Hills Music Festival, August 11th-13th
Need a place to elope, but can't go all the way to Vegas? We have it covered! Have your wedding at the beautiful Washington Irving Inn for a worry free experience. Whatever your denomination, all are accommodated and welcome. With a full bar, dining room that seats 60, and plenty of catering options (including in-house catering), there's plenty of room for a reception. We even work with Wyld Thyme Studios to provide various kinds of live music and DJ services. Stay the night in one of our 15 rooms, and enjoy a complimentary breakfast or afternoon tea the next day. Call us today to get started – it's more affordable than you think!