The Heart of the High Peaks Region of the Catskill Mountains

Arts

Phoenicia Playhouse

Phoenicia Playhouse

10 Church Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

The Phoenicia Playhouse is the only year-round performance venue in Phoenicia.  The Playhouse provides a venue for live theatrical performance, music, films, story-telling, classes and special events, all set in an historic 19th century building.  For information about upcoming events, performances or rental opportunities, please visit our website: phoeniciaplayhouse.com.

Phoenicia Festival of the Voice Foundation

90 Main Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

The Phoenicia Festival of the Voice Foundation is in its sixth year of offering a five day series of concerts.  These highlight the human voice in many of the fabulous forms in which it expresses itself.  Over a period of five days some 30 events will take place in the Phoenicia Park. This year the […]

Things to do

Phoenicia Library

48 Main Street - Phoenicia, New York 12464

Come visit the newly rebuilt Phoenicia Library, the first Passive House designed, energy efficient library in America !  You will find our pretty little yellow building at the heart of the village of Phoenicia, at 48 Main Street.  Other than books and DVDs, the Phoenicia Library provides free, fun and funky programs and events for […]

Catskill Mountain Shakespeare

Catskill Mountain Shakespeare

- Shandaken, New York

Catskill Mountain Shakespeare was born from a desire to combine vibrant performance with the gorgeous setting of the Catskills. We explore classic texts (and new work initiatives) and make them accessible, thought provoking, and entertaining for a modern audience. Inspired by the majesty of the mountains, CMS aspires to create a theatrical experience for this […]

Flying Cat Music

Flying Cat Music

29 Church Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

2022 Programs will return in July. Stay tuned for announcements or sign-up to receive updates on upcoming shows. _____________________ Flying Cat Music is an all volunteer effort dedicated to bringing roots, Americana, and singer-songwriter musicians from across the globe into Phoenicia, New York, located in the greater Woodstock region of the Catskill Mountains. Flying Cat […]

Rail Explorers USA: Catskills Division

70 Lower High Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

Over 20,000 have enjoyed Rail Explorers since 2017 in the Catskills!
This is a beautiful 8 mile ride along the Esopus Creek in the Catskills of New York.
Starting your journey in the historic town of Phoenicia and riding the railroad tracks along the Delaware & Ulster line, the ride will take you to our private creekside turnaround point, where you will be able to disembark and enjoy the riverside view.
The return journey will be made all the more comfortable with our built in electric pedal assist on your rail explorer.
This journey of adventure is available for all ages and abilities. Open May through October.

Phoenicia Playhouse

Phoenicia Playhouse

10 Church Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

The Phoenicia Playhouse is the only year-round performance venue in Phoenicia.  The Playhouse provides a venue for live theatrical performance, music, films, story-telling, classes and special events, all set in an historic 19th century building.  For information about upcoming events, performances or rental opportunities, please visit our website: phoeniciaplayhouse.com.

Phoenicia Festival of the Voice Foundation

90 Main Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

The Phoenicia Festival of the Voice Foundation is in its sixth year of offering a five day series of concerts.  These highlight the human voice in many of the fabulous forms in which it expresses itself.  Over a period of five days some 30 events will take place in the Phoenicia Park. This year the […]

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Esopus Creel Fly Fishing

5581 NY-28 - Phoenicia, NY 12464

Esopus Creel offers fly fishing instruction and guided trips on the famous Esopus Creek. We also host dinners and informal gatherings to help connect our communities through a shared love of food, fishing, and the fabled waters of the Catskill Mountains. Licensed guide, Todd Spire and his team bring you to the middle of the […]

Catskills Visitor Center

Catskills Visitor Center

5096 NY-28 - Mt Tremper, NY 12457

The Maurice D. Hinchey Catskill Interpretive Center is located on Route 28 in the Town of Shandaken, Ulster County. The facility serves as a gateway for visitors to the Catskills Forest Preserve where they can learn about the recreational opportunities in the area as well as the region’s rich history and ecology.

Empire State Railway Museum

70 Lower High Street - Phoenicia, NY 12464

Located in the heart of the beautiful Catskill Mountains of New York State, ESRM is dedicated to bringing alive the history of the railroads, their people and the towns they served, to the residents and visitors of the Catskills and the greater Hudson Valley.