Getting Here

Page Last Updated: 11-Oct-23

The Dutchess County Fairgrounds
GPS address 6636 Route 9, Rhinebeck, NY 12572

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Public Transportation

Save on Gas! Take the train or bus and visit the festival.

Dutchess Loop Bus
Phone: 1-800-924-8702
Dutchess County Public Transit Schedule (link opens in a new window)
Public Loop Bus to Rhinebeck – Route C: Mon-Sat Poughkeepsie > DCC > Hyde Park > Rhinebeck > Red Hook > Tivoli

Trailways Bus
Bus to Kingston, followed by an approximate 25-minute taxi ride; Trailways Schedule (link opens in a new window)

Taxi Service Providers
Kingston Taxi Service: Kingston Kabs : (845) 331-8294
Blue Top Taxi : (845) 758-8294
Rhinebeck Taxi Dispatch : (845) 876-2010
Red Hook Taxi Service : (845) 758-1478
Town Taxi : (845) 876-8100
Country Cabs : (845) 876-8294

Driving Directions

The Dutchess County Fairgrounds
NEW GPS address 6636 Route 9, Rhinebeck, NY 12572 

From the Taconic State Parkway
To Route 199 Exit. Exit at Route 199 (Red Hook, Rhinebeck). Turn left onto Route 199, heading west. Then bear left on the fork to Route 308, continuing west. Turn right onto N. Parsonage Street and follow it to the Fairgrounds entrance (approximately 4 blocks).

From the NY State Thruway (I-87/I-90)
To Exit 19, Kingston. After paying toll, you will enter a traffic circle; take your first right off the traffic circle (Route 28). You will go through a traffic light and bear right on the exit for the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge, Route 209, heading east. Crossing the bridge, the road changes to Route 199. After the bridge, at the second traffic light, turn right, heading south, onto Route 9G. In approximately 1 mile, you will come to another traffic light and the intersection of Route 9. Turn right onto Route 9, heading south. The Fairgrounds are located approximately 2 miles on your left.

Accessible Parking Available: Follow signs. The southeast lot closest to Main Gate #1 is designated specifically for persons with disabilities. Please have your state-issued disabled parking permit visible. A parking attendant is on duty to provide assistance.

Via Metro North (Train)

Metro North to Poughkeepsie, followed by an approximate 45 minute taxi ride north to Rhinebeck.
Shuttle Bus from Poughkeepsie to Fairgrounds is NOT CURRENTLY scheduled!)

Via Amtrak (Train)

Amtrak to Rhinecliff, followed by an approximate 5 minute taxi ride.

Via Trailways (Bus)

Trailways to Kingston, followed by an approximate 25 minute taxi ride across the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge to Rhinebeck.


Next Fest: October 19-20, 2024