Our annual checklist of the most fabulous stuff that the Hudson Valley has to offer. From bistros and boutiques to garden centers and golf pros, Pilates to pet stores, cupcakes to cocktails, our 200-plus winners make life in the Valley simply the best
By Ian Crovisier, Melissa Esposito, Dale McKnight, Rosemary O’Connor, and Hilary Sparling
IT’S HERE! After months of tallying our readers’ ballots — and scouring the region to discover what’s especially new and noteworthy — we give you our annual Best of Hudson Valley issue. Below, you’ll find more than 200 A-plus recommendations on where to eat, shop, and spend your free time. We also introduce you to some of the area’s most interesting people, from well-known politicians to musicians and philanthropists. Scanning through these entries should leave no doubt why the Valley is an exceptional place to call home.