Eat and travel while raising money to teach kids about healthy eating! All
2-night packages are based on double occupancy and include tickets to the
Farm to Table Dinner
at Katchkie Farm on Saturday July 25th!
The Farm to Table Dinner helps raise funds for The Sylvia Center's programs in Columbia County, which engage youth in every step of the story of food from seed to plate. The Sylvia Center teaches skills that inspire young people to establish independent healthy eating habits - so that they may lead healthy and productive lives. A portion of the event ticket cost ($100) is tax-deductible.

* Does not include train fare from NYC

Satisfy your craving for a great getaway with a variety of food, beverages and fun activities throughout the weekend. Stay at the cozy Country Squire Bed & Breakfast in Hudson the historic Vanderbilt House in Philmont. Saturday afternoon get out on the Hudson River with Hudson Cruises leaving from the Hudson waterfront for a 1.5-hour scenic cruise. Then on Saturday evening, attend the fabulous Farm-to-Table Dinner
The Sylvia Center at Katchkie Farm!

Late Sunday morning get a special tour of Hawthorne Valley Farm in Ghent, shop their farm store for your picnic lunch and in the afternoon, drink in the good life with a custom winery tour and tasting at Hudson-Chatham Winery. Guests staying at the Country Squire will be shuttled to Katchkie Farm, Hawthorne Valley Farm and Hudson-Chatham Winery at no extra charge.


Friday, July 24th:
• After 4pm Check-in to the Country Squire B&B in Hudson or the Vanderbilt House in Philmont for 2-nights. Breakfast & tea for two included both mornings

Saturday, July 25th:
•Breakfast at your inn
• 1pm - 2 Tickets for Hudson Cruises at the Hudson waterfront
• 6pm - 2 Tickets for the Farm-to-Table Dinner in Kinderhook
(RT Shuttle transportation included to Katchkie Farm from EscapeMaker)

Sunday, July 26th:
• Breakfast at your inn, check out
• 11am Special tour of Hawthorne Valley Farm
• PYO farm store lunch /goods from Ghent farm store
• 1pm Winery Tour & Tasting of 7 wines at Hudson-Chatham Winery in Chatham (includes 2 souvenir wine glasses and local cheese and fruit platter
• RT Shuttle transportation from EscapeMaker to farm, winery and back to Hudson to meet the trains back to NYC


Country Squire Bed & Breakfast - Only a few blocks from the Hudson train station and bustling Warren Street, this lovely B&B is sure to please. King, queen and double twin guest rooms are elegant yet comfortable and feature antiques, private baths and wifi access.
251 Allen Street, Hudson, NY 12534

Vanderbilt House Hotel - This restored 1860's hotel is most inviting and the all new beautifully decorated rooms have their own private bath. The hotel is only 20 minutes from Hudson. Full service restaurant and tavern on site overlooking a beautiful peaceful lake.
161 Main St. Philmont, NY 12565


By Car: Katchkie Farm
745 Fischer Road Extension
Kinderhook, New York 12106
Driving Directions

By Cab - Hudson Cabs:
Pronto Taxi (518-822 9500)
or Buzz Taxi (518) 828-0504

By Train + Shuttle: Amtrak - Save 15% Book your train here! Stops at Hudson, NY. The town of Hudson is completely walkable and makes for a wonderful trip. Transportation will be provided from the Country Squire B&B in Hudson to Katchkie Farm, Hudson-Chatham Winery and Hawthorne Valley via shuttle by EscapeMaker at no extra charge for guest coming via Amtrak. All locations are with 25 minutes of Hudson. Package price DOES NOT include train fare on Amtrak. Must book separately. Save 15% book your train here!