Monday, May 14, 2007

Summer and Fall Festival Schedule

Our summer festival season kicks off with Mountain Jam, but there's a lot more to come during the summer and fall. Here's our complete schedule of festivals and events:

  • WDST Mountain Jam Fest III: June 1-3, 2007
  • New York State H.O.G. Rally: July 5-7, 2007
  • German Alps Festival: August 11 & 12, 2007
  • International Celtic Festival: August 18 & 19, 2007
  • Microbrew and Wine Festival: September 22 & 23, 2007
  • Oktoberfest (two weekends): Sept 29-30 & Oct 6-7, 2007

    For nore information on these festivals, as well as mountain biking and our summer Skyride, visit

  • Mountain Jam III to be held at Hunter on June 1-3

    WDST Woodstock Radio and Warren Haynes (of Gov't Mule and the Allman Bros.) bring you Mountain Jam III on June 1-3. Mountain Jam III features over 20 jam bands, headlined by Gov't Mule and Phil Lesh & Friends, plus Umphrey's McGee, Robert Randolph and The Family Band, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Ozomatli, North Mississippi Allstars, Tea Leaf Green and many more. For more information, visit

    Thursday, May 03, 2007

    TAP New York: 2007 Winners

    Thanks to all who attended and a special thanks to all the brewers and sponsors. We couldn't do it without you! Saturday of TAP 2007 once again set an attendance record.

    On Saturday, the cup winners were selected. Lake Placid Pub & Brewery took home both the Matthew Vassar Cup and the F.X. Matt Memorial cup.

    Individual beer awards were selected on Sunday afternoon.

    F.X. Matt Memorial Cup

    Lake Placid Pub & Brewery, Lake Placid
    Best Craft Beer Brewery in New York State

    The Matthew Vassar Brewers' Cup
    Lake Placid Pub & Brewery , Lake Placid
    Best Craft Beer Brewery in the Hudson Valley

    Best Individual Craft Beers in New York State:

  • Gold Medal: Unearthly Imperial IPA
    Southern Tier Brewing, Lakewood, NY
  • Silver Medal: Sled Dog Trippel Bock
    Wagner Valley Brewing, Lodi, NY
  • Bronze Medal: Saranac Black Forest Lager
    F.X. Matt Brewing Co., Utica, NY

    Best Individual Craft Beers in the Hudson Valley:

  • Gold Medal: Twice Bitten Barleywine
    Lake Placid Pub & Brewery, Lake Placid, NY
  • Silver Medal: Captain's Reserve Double IPA
    Captain Lawrence Brewing, Pleasantville, NY
  • Bronze Medal: Chatham Brewing Porter
    Chatham Brewing Co. , Chatham, NY

    Previous Winners