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Option 1: Come for the whole weekend

String Thing Studio Rhinebeck Weekend Trip October 18th - October 20th, 2019

The charter bus will leave String Thing Studio on Friday, October 18th. Please plan to arrive by no later than 7:30/7:45 so that we can depart on time.

Here is the itinerary:

Friday, October 18th, 2019

8:00 am We will travel to the Saugerties Performing Arts Center in Saugerties, NY for the Indie Untangled Trunk Show - we scored tickets for the everyone on the bus for the 12 pm to 2 pm slot! We will grab something for lunch prior to arriving at the event.

2:15 pm - 4 pm- Travel to Best Western Hotel in Kingston, NY for the Needles Up event!

5 pm - We check into our hotel and get settled because….

6 pm - 9 pm We are having our KNIT NIGHT in the hotel lobby! More details on that to come..

Saturday, October 19th 2019

8 am - Pick up at hotel for transport to New York Sheep and Wool Festival at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds Rhinebeck, NY

9 am - Gates open for the New York Sheep and Wool Festival

5:15 - 5:30 pm - Depart NYSWF for dinner - TBD

Balance of evening on your own

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

8 am - Pick up at hotel for transport to New York Sheep and Wool Festival at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds Rhinebeck, NY

9 am - Gates open for the New York Sheep and Wool Festival

5:15 - 5:30 pm - Depart NYSWF for Brooklyn, NY

9 pm arrive back at String Thing Studio

The cost for this option is $250 and includes the following:

  • Round trip transportation to all sites listed on the itinerary for the entire trip.

  • Tickets for entry to the 12 pm - 2 pm slot of Indie Untangled Trunk Show which includes a tote bag

  • Weekend pass for the New York Sheep and Wool Festival

  • Refreshments during Friday Knit Night

  • Driver tip

  • Hotel cost is separate and must be booked directly with the hotel.

    The hotel we initially were directing Weekenders to was the The Holiday Inn at Poughkeepsie, which is now sold out. The alternate hotel is now Best Western in Kingston.

    Our bus will be making stops at Holiday Inn and a Best Western in Kingston. Best Western has some single rooms with queen and king sized beds left. We encourage everyone to book the hotel first to make sure you have a place to stay!!

    Best Western Plus Kingston Hotel and Conference Center

    503 Washington Avenue Kingston, New York 12401

    Tel: (845) 338 - 0400


Option 2:

Come for the Day

String Thing Studio Rhinbeck / New York Sheep and Wool Festival Day Trip October 19th, 2019

Travel with our group leaving from String Thing Studio on Saturday, October 19th and heading to the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck, NY.

Here is the itinerary:

6:30 am - Depart String Thing Studio at 6:30 am by charter bus. Please plan to arrive no later than 6 am/ 6:15 am so that the bus can depart on time.

9:00 am - Arrive at Dutches County Fairgrounds. Gates open to New York Sheep and Wool Festival

The cost for this option is $95 and includes the following:

  • Roundtrip transportation to New York Sheep and Wool Festival

  • One Day Pass for NYSWF

  • Driver tip


Option 3:

Only need a ride

I just need to hitch a ride up and or back…..

If you already have a place to stay and tickets for the all the things already, then you can pay for a seat on the bus either coming or going or round trip..

  • Friday Bus seat - $170 ( seat + driver gratuity)

  • Saturday Bus seat- $90 (seat + driver gratuity)