2016 Brewery Fundraiser

Sunday, August 28, 1-4 pm.
Saison and StoutJoin us at the Newburgh Brewing Company for”Beer, Band & Bounty” an afternoon fundraiser for the Historical Society. Drink beer, wine, or soda (or not) and have some great food for a good cause! You’ll be served by the Brewery’s cheerful and experienced staff. All tips will go to the Historical Society! Music will be by Todd Giudice and Raquel Vidal of “Diamond Hotel.”

There will be raffles for prizes, including gift certificates to a dozen popular local restaurants, the Downing Film Center and Newburgh Mercantile – plus three original paintings on Hudson Valley subjects. Raffle tickets will be $5 each or three for $10. Historians and preservationists will be admiring the splendid adaptive re-use of the old paper box factory building.  No cover. Beer & food at normal prices. All ages welcome.

Event Update

board members

Gayle Fedigan, Allyne Lang, Jim Hoekema, Roy Spells, Jan Heilderberg, Glenn Marshall, Candace Schuster, Alan Axelrod

Thanks to all who joined us at the Newburgh Brewing Company on Sunday! We had a good crowd, and everyone was very generous, resulting in a substantial contribution to the Historical Society. Most of the board members came, sporting the special T-shirts largely donated by Color Cube. Our thanks go to the Brewing Company, who arranged it all and donated all tips during the event.


Thanks are also due to the many local restaurants and other local businesses who generously donated gift certificates for the raffle:

  • Raffle ItemsBilly Joe’s Ribworks
  • Blue Pointe
  • Cafe Pitti
  • Captain Jake’s Restaurant
  • Cena 2000
  • Cosimo’s on Union
  • Downing Film Center
  • Lakeview House
  • Ms Fairfax
  • Mount Saint Mary College
  • Newburgh Mercantile
  • Palate Wine Shop
  • Pizza Shop
  • River Grill

In addition, three artists donated small paintings to the raffle: Sandy Brandman, Robert Trondsen, and board member Gayle Fedigan.

The music from Todd Giudice and Raquel Vidal was just right for the occasion. Zoe Sachs did a great job pulling the winning tickets from the bags! Jenny’s Floral Design provided floral arrangements for the raffle tables. Finally, thanks to the board members and other volunteers, including our new director Candace plus her husband – all of whom donned the official T-shirt and helped spread the word.

Brewery Exterio