Memorial Day in Andes

Remember. Celebrate. Explore.

Andes is just starting to plan Memorial Day Weekend activities — but here’s a few to start you off!

Paddle the Pepacton
Saturday, May 25th, 11AM
Join us to kick off this year’s reservoir paddling season by paddling the beautiful Pepacton Reservoir.  Join the Catskill Mountain Club for a nice scenic paddle on this pristine body of water.   We’ll paddle for about 4 hours, including lunch break.  Bring lunch, water and sunscreen.   Provide your own CANOE or KAYAK or rent from a local business.  We will launch promptly at 11AM at the Shavertown Bridge site on the Pepacton Reservoir.   Life jackets required.

All boats must be steam cleaned prior to arrival on site and have a valid DEP access sticker.  For more information on regulations please visit the NYCDEP website:

Contact to register.

Directions to boat launch:  intersection of Route 30 and County Rt 1, Tremperskill Rd on the Andes side of the Shavertown Bridge.

Andes Society of History & CultureFriday, May 24, 7-9 p.m. — The ASHC is hosting an opening reception for the art exhibit by the regional Plein Air group, at the HTM. Come and view the works of our local artists and enjoy the refreshments! Call Nancy McShane at 845-676-3534 for more information.


Andes Hunting Tavern MuseumStarting Saturday, May 25, will be the opening of the season for tours at the HTM. Tours are available every Saturday, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., through Columbus Day weekend, or by appointment. Call the ASHC office at 845-676-3775 and leave a message.

 Andes Memorial Day Parade – Monday, May 27th, 10am – Come watch the parade and enjoy small town America at its best while strolling the streets of Andes, a charming colonial village in the heart of the Catskills, with many great restaurants, antique and gift shops and art galleries.  For more information, please contact Tom Coddington at 845-676-4718.

Need a place to stay? Great choices at The Delaware County Association of B&B’s and Country Lodgings and of course The Andes Hotel.

Food all weekend at: The Andes Hotel, that melds casual food with a creative flair (and great steaks!), everyone’s favorite village store, Hogans (great pizza!), hand-blended teas and organic gourmet food at the elegant Tay Home, and down home cooking like Mom’s without the guilt from Woody’s Country Kitchen. All on Main Street. See below for special food events…

8 Responses to Memorial Day in Andes

  1. Pingback: Memorial Day Weekend Festivities in Andes! |

  2. A. S. Braqdbury says:


  3. Jeffrey Warren says:

    Great to see a community working together with fun and educational events. The best of luck, and job well done.

  4. So looking forward! Andes is quite the special place…will be wonderful to see the hamlet full , all milling about…to see our hills, and now our reservoir!, filled with those celebrating their beauties!

  5. We’re looking forward to sharing this well thought out weekend in Andes with kids and grand kids. See you there!! Karen and Mike Miller

  6. Wow! Sounds like a wonderful weekend of events. Kudos to the dedicated committee of volunteers and local businesses who have been working to make this happen!

  7. Debbie Marmaro says:

    This all sounds so great! It’s just things like this, and the people who make it all happen, that makes Andes so special.

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