Your guide to Poughkeepsie and the greater mid-Hudson Region

This summer’s Lessons in Leadership conference is a great way to recharge and regroup ahead of the 2024-25 school year. With the event taking place in the beautiful mid-Hudson Region, there are endless bites and sites to add to your itinerary. Check out some of the region’s highlights!


  • Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library Exhibits
  • Vanderbilt Mansion
  • The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center
  • Walkway over the Hudson

Bites and Brews

  • Lola’s Cafe
  • Emy Delights & Bites
  • Adams Fairacre Farms
  • A Touch of Naples Pizza & Pasta
  • Culinary Institute of America (CIA)
  • Zeus Brewing Company
  • Hudson Ale Works

See you in August!

Gather with colleagues and make new connections at some of these phenomenal spots in Poughkeepsie this summer – we hope to see you there!