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Traveling to the Hudson Valley

Traveling to Rhinebeck

The Hudson Valley Wine & Food Fest is Annually held in the beautiful & prosperous town of Rhinebeck, New York at the one and only Dutchess County Fairgrounds.

The Rhinebeck Wine Fest takes place the weekend after Labor Day every year.

Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Avenue
Rhinebeck, NY 12572


The Rhinebeck wine festival is also accessible via AMTRAK® which stops at the Rhinecliff Station and directly conntects to Penn Station in New York City as well as Albany. From Rhinecliff, the Dutchess County Fairgrounds is just a short Taxi ride away.  You can also take Metro-North Railroad to Poughkeepsie.

NYS THRUWAY to Exit 19, follow signs for Rhinecliff Bridge (Route 209/199) cross bridge, at 2nd traffic light, make right on to Route 9G, go south to the next light and make a right onto Route 9. Follow Route 9 to the Fairgrounds, on your left just before you enter the Village of Rhinebeck.

TACONIC STATE PARKWAY to exit 199/Red Hook/Pine Plains go West on Route 199 for 8 miles to the traffic light in the village of Red Hook (2nd light). Turn left onto Route 9 South. Follow Route 9 to the Fairgrounds, on your left just before you enter the Village of Rhinebeck.

Taxi & Car Service Information

Newburgh – All Transportation Network – 800-525-2306

Red Hook/Rhinebeck Cabs – 845-876-2010

A1 North – 845-473-7600
A1 South – 845-471-1100
Allen’s Taxi – 845-485-2411
Anthony’s Taxi Service – 845-485-9090
Del-Roy Taxi Service – 845-452-1222
Tony’s Taxi Limo – 888-414-8123

*Taxi information provided by Dutchess County Tourism

Public transportation

The Dutchess County Public Transporation Bus runs on SATURDAY only from Poughkeepsie to Rhinebeck & Red Hook. Route C Schedule is below. You’ll want Bus Stop #103 for the Dutchess County Fairgrounds

UBER and LYFT service is also available in the area


Camping is not available to the general public at the Dutchess Co. Fairgrounds, but there are several campgrounds within a short driving distance to the Rhinebeck wine festival.

  • Breezy Point Campground – 199 Long Pond Rd., Rhinebeck. – 845-266-3758
  • Interlake RV Park & Sales – 428 Lake Dr., Rhinebeck. – 845-266-5387
  • Mills-Norrie State Park – Old Post Rd., Staatsburg. – 1-800-456-CAMP
  • Wilcox Memorial Park – Rt. 199, Stanfordville. – 845-758-6100