Ashokan Center Events

August 13–19, 2017 | Southern Week August 13–19, 2017 | Southern Week

Featuring waltzes with Jay & Molly, southern squares with The Bucking Mules and caller Will Mentor, and cajun dancing with Racines!

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August 25–27, 2017 | 5th Annual Summer Hoot August 25–27, 2017 | 5th Annual Summer Hoot

Advance tickets are available for the 5th Annual Summer Hoot at Ashokan, featuring a full weekend of world-class live music, local food beer, cider, crafts, jamming, singalongs, hiking, black-smithing, square dancing, activities for all ages and memories to last a lifetime. Tickets & Info   Volunteer To give back to our local Hudson Valley community, […]

September 29–October 1, 2017 | Ashokan Blade Seminar with the New England Bladesmiths Guild

The New England Bladesmiths Guild’s annual seminar provides an opportunity for both beginners and advanced knife makers to learn from and work with some of the most skilled bladesmiths in the world.You will learn design concepts, metallurgy, forging and finishing techniques, heat treatment, and using your finished pieces. This is a multi-level workshop for beginners […]

September 29–October 1, 2017 | Fall Hammer-In

Learn the art of forging iron into beautiful and useful items using traditional blacksmithing tools and skills at the semi-annual Ashokan Hammer-In. This is a multi-level workshop for beginners and experienced craftsmen alike, with both forging demonstrations by world renowned craftsmen and hands-on project opportunities . Equipment, iron, and coal will be provided and available […]

October 15, 2017 | Fall Family Fun Fest

Fall Family Fun Fest Save the date—October 15, 2017, 11am–4pm Celebrate fall in the Catskills with apple cidering, nature hikes, hayrides, face painting, pumpkin painting, blacksmithing, broom making, live music, food, and crafts! More information to come!


The Ashokan Center
477 Beaverkill Rd.
Olivebridge, NY 12461

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