Henry Hudson Society

Membership Benefits

Enjoy exceptional Hudson Valley experiences designed for leading donors, as well as special access to popular events that often sell out. Some occasions are for the whole family, while others make for a wonderful night out for adults. Accompanying receptions and dinners offer the opportunity to meet fellow members who share a commitment to Historic Hudson Valley’s work. 

Join $1,000: 2 adults and children or grandchildren under age 18

Complimentary invitations to exclusive events including:

  • Pocantico Bar-B-Que* —June
    An old-fashioned country picnic featuring Bluegrass music, a gourmet barbeque dinner, local brew, hayrides through the stunning pastures of Pocantico, and lots of other traditional fun
  • “Members Only Open House” at The Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze* — October
    This festive members-only reception along the Blaze trail will add a special glow to your evening's enjoyment with seasonal comfort foods and pumpkin inspired treats.
  • Henry Hudson Holiday Dinner** — December
    Fine food and lively conversation in exceptional settings like the Biddle Mansion and Castle on the Hudson

Coveted VIP passes* that can be used without reservations, on any day, at any time, even when general admission tickets are sold out, to:

  • The Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze
  • Horseman’s Hollow                                                                                                 

Complimentary tickets* and early reservation privileges to limited-capacity performances of:

  • Night on Fire
  • Irving's Legend
  • Dickens’s Christmas Carol

Complimentary admission to weekend festivals including:

  • Sheep-to-Shawl
  • Discover Pinkster!
  • CORNucopia
  • Legend Behind the Legend

Complimentary general admission to:

  • Kykuit, the Rockefeller Estate   
  • Washington Irving’s Sunnyside
  • Philipsburg Manor
  • Van Cortlandt Manor
  • Union Church of Pocantico Hills

For further information on the Henry Hudson Society, please contact Mary Beth Becker, Manager of Individual Giving, at 914.366.6922 or mbbecker@hudsonvalley.org.

*Membership package includes 2 adult tickets and 4 childrens’ tickets for this event
**Membership package includes invitation for 2 adults