And the BeLo3rd Eggnog Champion of 2014 – Lilli and Loo’s

Posted on 17 December 2014 | Comments Off

lilli and loo, hudson ny

Congratulations to Lili and Loo.  2014 Eggnog Champion.

Congratulations to all the contestants for a spirited competition and remember

There’s always next year.

BeLo3rd 2014 Eggnog Challenge

5th annual BeLo3rd Eggnog Challenge During Winter Walk

Posted on 25 November 2014 | Comments Off

Join us BeLo3rd during  the Hudson Opera House’s Warren Street extravaganza,  Winter Walk, for  our 5th annual Eggnog Challenge.   Hours: 5-8 pm, Saturday, December 6.

Grab a ballot at any participating location – you’ll also find them all around town. During Winter Walk, visit our 9 locations serving a variety of eggnogs. TRY THEM ALL!! After you vote, drop your ballot off at any participating location.  Winner gets bragging rights for a year.

BeLo3rd 2014 Eggnog Challenge

DINE ART BeLo3rd Gallery Stroll Was Awesome

Posted on 16 November 2014 | Comments Off

Dine Art Below 3rd Nov 15Big thanks to the following for great tastings at all the galleries BeLo3rd:   DA|BA, app.eritivi, River City Essentials, Vico Restaurant, Bruno’s, (pm) wine bar, Tanzy’s, Cafe Le Perche, Verdigris Tea & Chocolate Bar

DINE ART BeLo3rd – Nov 15 – Restaurant Tastings at 10 Galleries

Posted on 30 October 2014 | Comments Off

Dine Art Below 3rd Nov 15Ten Galleries will be hosting openings and receptions on Warren and Front St. Saturday evening, Nov 15.  In our final DINE ART of the year, restaurant tastings from 9 Belo3rd establishments will be featured at the galleries.  Participating restaurants include Bruno’s, (pm) wine bar, app.eritivi, Tanzy’s, Cafe Le Perche, Vico, Verdigris Tea and Chocolate Bar, DA|BA, and River City Essentials.  Participating galleries include Geoffrey Good, J. Damiani Gallery, Gallery at Tommy’s, FRG Objects and Design, Rose Gallery Fine Art, BCB Art, Jeff Bailey Gallery, Limner Gallery, Davis Orton Gallery and Chamber of Commerce Gallery.


Goings On BeLo3rd – Oct 20 to Oct 26, 2014

Posted on 21 October 2014 | Comments Off

Thursday, October 23

Ask the Experts – Small Business Roundtable for entrepreneurs just starting out and small business owners looking for higher levels of success – Topics and speakers include “Sole Proprietorships, Partnerships, Incorporations, and Limited Liability Companies” by attorney Kristal Heinz; “How to Find the Right Capital to Fund Your Business” by Nathan Winch from Kinderhook Bank; and “Small Business Bookkeeping & Paying the Taxman,” by A. Michael Bucci and N. Therese Wolfe from the accounting firm of Pattison, Koskey, Howe & Bucci – Hosted by the Columbia Economic Development Corporation and the Columbia County Clerk’s Office – There is no cost to attend but reservations are required – Call Carol Wilber at 828-4718 or e-mail her at – From 8 to 11 am – Columbia County Chamber of Commerce, 1 North Front Street

verdigris logoBreast Health & Wellness – A Q&A with Dr. Samira Khera of Columbia Memorial Hospital and Dr. Constance Chen, a plastic surgeon based in New York City – Get your questions answered on breast health, cosmetic and medical breast reconstruction, and lymphedema surgery – Refreshments – Information at or 828-3139 – 5 to 7:30 pm – Verdigris Tea & Chocolate Bar, 135 Warren Street


Geronimo Getty with Woodsy Pride – Information at or 828-1562 – 8 pm – The Half Moon, 48 South Front Street

Saturday, October 25

show of heads, Limner GalleryExhibition Opening – A Show of Heads – This annual show features the work of 25 contemporary artists—a diverse group of regional New York artists, artists from across America and artists from Canada, Israel and the Caribbean – Information or 828-2343 – 5 to 7 pm – Limner Gallery, 123 Warren Street


jeff bailey gallery, John Dilg, Pete SchulteExhibition Opening – John Dilg:Paintings/Pete Schulte:Drawings – Work by Jered Sprecher is also on view – Exhibition on view through December 14 – Information at 828-6680 or – 6 to 8 pm – Jeff Bailey Gallery, 127 Warren Street




Lia Ices, Last Good Tooth, and DJ Effie – Information at or 828-1562 – 8 pm – The Half Moon, 48 South Front Stree

September 12-14 BeLo3rd: Bassilica, Davis Orton Gallery, BCB ART, Bailey Gallery, Limner Gallery, Second Ward Foundation

Posted on 10 September 2014 | Comments Off

Friday to Sunday

LOGO-BasilicaHudsonBasilica SoundScape – Basilica Hudson, in collaboration with international music organizers Pitchfork and Leg Up Management, presents a full weekend program featuring a wide range of music and visual art – Ben Ratliff of The New York Times said of last year’s program: “More festivals, in idyllic destinations or not, should explicitly be this way: a declaration and a creative act, in which a lot of different kinds of musical and literary sensibilities, low-key or oblique or confrontational, barely out of the egg or middle-aged and experienced, can be made memorable by juxtaposition and setting.” > For full program listing, tickets, and further details, go to Information at – Basilica Hudson, 110 South Front Street


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 A Hudson Alley Tour – Herbalist Lauren  Giambrone from the Good Fight Herb Company, will lead the tour and will identify wild urban plants and discuss how they can be processed and used to help maintain health – The tour begins at Verdigris Tea & Chocolate Bar and concludes at Verdigris with a complimentary herbal iced tea and further conversation about medicinal herbs – Reservations (required) and information at 828-3139 or e-mail – 5 pm – Verdigris Tea & Chocolate Bar, 135 Warren Street\

davis orton gallery

 Exhibition Openings – Two concurrent solo photography exhibitions: Wendy PatonVisages de Nuit and Lear LevinBurlesque & Cabaret – Also a Portfolio Showcase called  Night Life, with two photographers selected through competition—Karine LaRocque and Gary Zuercher – On view through October 5 – Information at 697-0266 or – 6 to 8 pm – Davis Orton Gallery, 114 Warren Street




Exhibition Openings – Two solo exhibitions: Liz AinslieNot the Thing We Were Thinking and Lorenza SannaiIdeal Garden – On view through October 5 – 6 to 8 pm – BCB ART, 116 Warren Street 

limner gallery hudson nyExhibition OpeningStrange Figurations, Twenty-five Inexplicable Artists. On view through October 4 5 to 7 pm Limner Gallery, 123 Warren Street


bailey galleryArtist’s Talk and Reading – Artist/poet/critic/author Wayne Koestenbaum will discuss the gallery’s current exhibition—Tossed (organized by Jennifer Coates and Rachel Schmichofer)—and will read from his own work, including selections from a forthcoming book, The Pink Trance Notebooks – Information at or 828-6680 – 3 pm – Jeff Bailey Gallery/Hudson, 127 Warren Street

 LOGO-BasilicaHudsonSunday Brunch and Marketplace – Presented by Basilica Farm & Flea as a preview of Basilica’s Thanksgiving weekend marketplace which showcases handmade goods by a diverse group of regional makers, farmers, and vintage collectors – This preview features Hudson River Exchange, Hudson Sloop Club, the Good Fight Herb Company, and more – A morning feast will be served by Nicole LoBue of Alimentary Kitchen – Information at – 11 am to 4 pm – Basilica Hudson, 110 South Front Street


440Hz – Second Ward Foundation presents a one-night music festival with experimental sound, projections, and compositions by William Basinski, C. Lavender, Ami Dang & Slag Ralden, and Buke & Gase – Information at –7 pm – Second Ward Foundation, 71 North Third Street

6th Annual Taste of Hudson NY, September 6, 2014

Posted on 18 August 2014 | Comments Off

Join us for a great and very tasty tradition in Hudson
Belo3rd’s 6th annual Taste of Hudson Celebration.
TWENTY PLUS eateries to sample.

Saturday, September 6, 2014
Warren Street between 2nd & 3rd,

Under the tent, rain or shine.

Presented by our local sponsors & BeLo3rd.

Taste of Hudson Sept 6

Michael Lindsay-Hogg at BCB Art and Basilica Hudson

Posted on 8 August 2014 | Comments Off


Michael Lindsay-Hogg film screening and reading Friday, August 8 at 8 p.m., $10 Basilica Hudson, 110 S Front Street, Hudson, NY
You Game? I’m Game. art opening and reception Saturday, August 9, 6-8 p.m. BCB Art, 116 Warren Street, Hudson, NY

above: Michael Lindsay-Hogg photo by Lisa Ticknor.

DINE/ART Gallery Stroll August 9 BeLo3rd

Posted on 25 July 2014 | Comments Off

Join us for evening of art and restaurant tastings  from 5-8 pm.

Ten galleries below 3rd St: Warren St & Front St. in Hudson will have openings or receptions and feature “tastings” from 10 restaurants. Check gallery times.

Galleries – from Front to 3rd St: Chamber of Commerce Gallery, Davis Orton Gallery, BCB Art, Limner Gallery, Bailey Gallery, FRG Objects and Design, CCCA Gallery, Gallery at Tommy’s & Hudson Jewelers, J. Damiani Gallery, Geoffrey Good.

Restaurant Tastings: River City Essentials, PM Wine Bar, Vico, Verdigris Tea & Chocolate Bar, DA|BA, Cafe Le Perche, Tanzy’s, Bruno’s, App.eritivi

Dine Art Gallery Stroll Aug 9

Review of Current BCB Art Show in Huffington Post

Posted on 24 June 2014 | Comments Off

bcb art review in huffington post   Wonderful review of current show at BCB ART in Huffington Post

Check it out June 28 during DINE / ART Gallery Stroll below 3rd

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