Chatham Summerfest 2019 Happening This Weekend

Street Fair 11:00am-7:00pm
Nightlife 7:00pm-11:00pm

Chatham Summerfest 2019 will be more spectacular than ever this year as we kick off the 150th Celebration of the incorporation of the Village. There will be two stages with music and entertainment, food trucks, activities for kids, a Farmer’s Market, artisan vendors, WDST radio, a special commemorative beer from Chatham Brewing, and more including plenty of activities for children including face painting and train rides. Chatham is proud of its railroad heritage with a restored station and trains that rumble through the village daily. An authentic reproduction train will offer rides to children and adults. Be sure to check back for updates! (Street will reopen at 6:00pm.)


11:00am-4:00pm: Register for a Free Raffle Friends of the Tracy – Tracy Memorial
11:00am-4:00pm: Pinwheel Making – Columbia Land Conservancy
11:00am-6:00pm: Columbia County Pathways to Recovery. Mock Drug User Bedroom: An Interactive Experience – Morris Memorial
11:00am-6:00pm Chatham T-Shirt & Commemorative Wooden Nickel Sales – Information Booth
11:00am-6:00pm: Kids Activities: Train Rides, Cotton Candy, Bubbles, Balloons & more – Park Row
Noon: Free popcorn with every ticket purchased for “The Lion King” – Crandell Theatre
Noon-3:00pm: WDST Live Broadcast – Willow and Oak
Noon: Music by the Reverberators – Chatham Brewing Stage
1:00-4:00pm: Face Painting, Stellar Face and Body Art
Park Row
1:30pm: Big Head Parade – Starting on Park Row
1:50pm:Commemorative Ceremony – Chatham Brewing Stage
2:30pm: Music by Guilty Pleasures – Chatham Brewing Stage
2:30pm: Citrus Maxima Band – Main Street
4:00-7:00pm: Light snacks and beverages – Glint Fine Jewelry
6:30pm: Music by Till the Earth – Chatham Brewing

Summerfest Sales and Events Hosted by Chatham Village Businesses

American Pie is Having a “Last of Their Kind Sale” – 41 Main Street
Chatham Bookstore – Raffling off a $50.00 gift certificate to the bookstore; one dollar donation per ticke. Your donation will benefit the Crellin Park Summer Youth Program’s Sponsor a Camper Drive. Raffle tickets will are now available in the store. – 27 Main Street
Fahari Bazaar A booth on Main Street and a sale on select items in her shop.
50 Hudson Avenue
Farmers Market – At the Gazebo
Pookstyle – Offering a free raffle for a 2000 piece jigsaw puzzle of Broadway and will have a sale table in front of the shop. – 15 Main Street
R.H. Van Alstyne Fine Jewelry – Up to 50% Off Selected Jewelry & Giftware. Think summer weddings. Free gift with purchase of $25 or more. – 42 Main Street
SomethinsGottaGive – A tent in front of the shop with select product from local artisans. – 5 Main Street
 The People’s Pub – Inside: opening at noon for lunch, serving $5 Margaritas. Outside: grilling shrimp kebabs, pork kebabs and sausage from Buttonwood Hollow Farm. Also outside, a Mojito station for those on the go. – 36 Main Street
Toast – Grilling baby back ribs on the smoker with a local cherry BBQ sauce and a few surprises. – 41 Main Street


1.     Adirondack Kettle Corn

2.     All Fired Up: Handmade jewelry

3.     Asia Luna

4.     Astral Power: locally-sourced clean energy for your community

5.     Avon: Avon -products, skin care, makeup, bug guard, health and wellness      products.

6.     Bathfitter

7.     Brilliant Link and PotJam Bread

8.     Buttondown Balloons

9.     Campside Chef: gourmet spice blends

10.   Chatham Bodywork Collective

11.   Chatham Democrats

12.   Chatham and Ghent Republicans

13.   Chatham Historical Society and Post Office

14.   Chatham Kids Club

15.   Chatham Public Library

16.   Citizens Climate Lobby/Citizens Climate Education

17.   Columbia County Habitat for Humanity

18.   Columbia County Pathways to Recovery

19.   Columbia County Sanctuary Movement

20.   Columbia Greene Community College

21.   Columbia Greene Humane Society

22.   Columbia Land Conservancy

23.   Corona D’oro, LLC

24.   Culligan Water

25.   Davistudio: artist-made porcelain, handcrafted in the Hudson Valley

26.   Deborah A Berlin Fine Arts

27.   Deep Earth Designs Pottery

28.   Designs with Desi

29.   Desserts by Design

30.   Dontam Equine Treasures

31.   Fahari Designs

32.   Fidelis Care

33.   Firefly: Soy candles and room sprays, and small magnets

34.   Flying Deer Nature Center

35.   Ghent Democratic Committee

36.   Govertsen Fabrication/ GFab Graphix

37.   Heritage Artisans

38.   Historical Chatham

39.   Hudson Harmony II, Inc

40.   Hudson Valley Candle Company

41.   I’m N.O.T. Gonna Get Ticked – N.O.T. Enterprises

42.   Indivisible Chatham NY

43.   Jane Lyon Jewelry

44.   Just Dogs

45.   Kastania Olive Oil

46.   Kira’s Pet Shop: Handmade cat and dog collars, bandanas, leashes and more

47.   LeafFilter North of New York, LLC: gutter protection

48.   Left Brain Creations

49.   Livilu Boutique: women’s clothing and accessories

50.   Lola Oberon

51.   Louis F. Payn Foundation

52.   Marveled Designs

53.   Mac-Haydn Theatre

54.   MED PTA

55.   Mr Ding-A-Ling

56.   North Chatham Public Library

57.   Olde York Farm Distillery & Cooperage: seasonal distilled spirits suchas: Cacao maple vodka, ramp vodka, black walnut bourbon and Thai Basil Liquor

58.   Our Community Cares: assisting residents in Columbia County

59.   Pinnacle Trail Design and Construction: full-service trail-building firm

60.   Pixie Floss LLC: artisanal and organic cotton candy

61.   Potholder Potpourri: Novelty print potholders

62.   Renewal By Anderson/Gutter Helmet

63.   Righteous Rags

64.   Round Designs

65.   Singerman and Post

66.   Spencertown Academy: building community through the arts

67.   Stellar Face and Body Art

68.   Sweet Central Express

69.   Taconic Brass

70.   The Art Caddy

71.   The Chatham Synagogue

72.   The Chuck Wagon: pulled pork/chicken, gyro’s, poutine, fries, jepanio kielsbosa bites, bac wrapped mac n cheese, various desserts, iced/hot coffee, soft drinks, malt shakes

73.   The Peach Tree: natural gemstone jewelry with the intention of spreading positivity, self care, and a connection to the earth.

74.   The Prudence Collection

75.   Toolin’ Around: unique bird houses made from antique and repurposed wood, copper, tin and hardware with special attention paid to Audubon Society specifications for details required by different species

76.   Town of Chatham Climate Committee

77.   Town of Chatham Recreation Committee

78.   Trustco Bank

79.   Turmeric Store

80.   Turn Again Wood Works

81.   Usborne Books & More: children’s books

82.   Velo Domestique

83.   Waffle Pop

84.   Walz Crafty Wonders

85.   Wellnow

86.   Women’s Peace Collection

87.   Xanadu Fine Minerals LLC

88.   Yankee Distillers

89.   Yummy Kitchen

90.   Zonta Club of Upper Hudson Valley