Weekend concerts feature both local and international musicians: singer-songwriters, jazz, blues, world, and experimental; and every other Tuesday we host Singer-Songwriter Tuesdays, a showcase of local musicians.

We also host monthly art exhibits, and a weekly chess night.



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In the Gallery this Month

Larry Arvidson Exhibit of Photographs


December 01, 2018 - December 31, 2018
A collection of photographs by Rosendale resident Larry Arvidson will be on display at the Rosendale Cafe throughout the month of December. The photographs attempt to capture the colorful beauty of the ordinary both near and far from Ulster County. Arvidson hopes the collection will provide an interesting backdrop for [...]
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Weekly Chess Night

Chess aficionados converge Wednesdays at 7:00pm. Players should bring their own boards & pieces.
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Upcoming Music Events

December 2018


 

Salsa Thursday with Lessons and Latin Dancing

December 13, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Admission: $10.00 with lesson, $5.00 for just dancing

The Rosendale Cafe continues their series of Latin dance events on Thursday nights, each starting with an all-levels lesson from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, and dancing until 10:30pm. Instructors Maia Martinez and David Salvatierra lead dance forms that may include Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Cha Cha, Bachata, and now the fun style [...]  Read More.

 

Rose & the Bros - Zydeco dance party at Rosendale Cafe!

December 14, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15

Rose & The Bros out of Ithaca, NY began as a collective dream. Rosie Newton is an internationally touring fiddle player and singer with her Old-Time duo w/ banjo player Richie Stearns, Richie and Rosie, but plays a mean accordion in her spare time. Rosie, fiddler Steve Selin and guitar player [...]  Read More.

 

Tom Pacheco with Guest Brian Hollander

December 15, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15

A Peace Concert No one can advance the cause of peace and justice through songwriting like Tom, who once again returns to the Cafe for a night of masterful folk artistry. This is the voice you need to hear in this season of thanks. Brian Hollander will be accompanying Tom, [...]  Read More.

 

Celtic Café

December 16, 2018 at 5:00 PM

Admission: No Cover

Sarah Underhill, vocals, & Ian Worpole, guitar,mandolin,vocals, continue their second decade of mostly monthly residence at the Cafe. Sarah’s powerhouse voice is well-known throughout the Hudson Valley and Ian brings a lifetime of folk club experience to their mix of Traditional&Contemporary Irish, English, Americana songs&tunes. Come on out, meet up [...]  Read More.

 

Salsa Thursday with Lessons and Latin Dancing

December 20, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Admission: $10.00 with lesson, $5.00 for just dancing

The Rosendale Cafe continues their series of Latin dance events on Thursday nights, each starting with an all-levels lesson from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, and dancing until 10:30pm. Instructors Maia Martinez and David Salvatierra lead dance forms that may include Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Cha Cha, Bachata, and now the fun style [...]  Read More.

 

Slam Allen Live at the Rosendale Cafe

December 22, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15

Part Otis Redding, part Freddie and BB King, Slam Allen is an entertainer's entertainer. If you love James Brown, Wilson Picket, Sam Cooke, Sly Stone, Prince and Jimi Hendrix, you will love Slam Allen and The Slam Allen Band. Playing original songs and original interpretations of music from the golden [...]  Read More.

 

Salsa Thursday with Lessons and Latin Dancing

December 27, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Admission: $10.00 with lesson, $5.00 for just dancing

The Rosendale Cafe continues their series of Latin dance events on Thursday nights, each starting with an all-levels lesson from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, and dancing until 10:30pm. Instructors Maia Martinez and David Salvatierra lead dance forms that may include Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Cha Cha, Bachata, and now the fun style [...]  Read More.

 

The Bedtime Kissers New Year's Eve Bash!

December 31, 2018 - January 01, 2019 at 9:30 PM

Admission: $15

Here is an intriguing, infectious band of well-dressed gents, concerned only about your wellbeing, and state of dance and mind. John, Dean and Chris have been playing under different names for well over a decade; including Dog on Fleas, the Fighting McKenzies, and the For Sale by Owner Orchestra. Unpredictable, [...]  Read More.

January 2019


 

Marlene Adelstein Book Launch Party

January 13, 2019 at 2:00 PM

Admission: Free

Celebrate the launch of Marlene Adelstein’s debut novel. In Sophie Last Seen, it is six years after the disappearance of ten year old Sophie from a shopping mall. Her mother, Jesse, is living in a self-destructive limbo as any sense of closure eludes her. Jesse is observed by her daughter’s [...]  Read More.