Giving Thanks in Our Area

Thanksgiving is upon us, and so begins the holiday season. Of course, this year is going to be a little different than season past, with fewer folks traveling for the holiday and making other adjustments to their annual celebrations.

If you’re looking for new Thanksgiving dinner options, be it a search for fresh, local ingredients or maybe someone else to do the cooking for you, below are a few options in our area that will give you plenty to be thankful for.

Cooperstown Area

Hawkeye Bar & Grill
The Otesaga Resort Hotel
60 Lake Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326
607.544.2524

Make your reservation for The Hawkeye Bar & Grill’s Thanksgiving Prix Fixe Meal. $30 per person for Prix Fixe meal, $26 per person for Turkey Entree only. Reservations are required.

Thanksgiving at The Farm
The Farmers’ Museum
5775 State Hwy 80
Cooperstown, NY 13326
607.547.1450

Walk off your holiday meal with a stroll through the idyllic historic village at The Farmers’ Museum as the museum opens its doors on the Friday and Saturday following Thanksgiving Day for Thanksgiving at The Farm.

Delaware County

Home Goods of Margaretville
784 Main St
Margaretville, NY 12455
845.586.4177

Need a bird to feed your family? Home Goods of Margaretville is offering pre-orders on turkeys. Contact them soon to reserve yours! And they also have pies, courtesy of Maggie at Magpies. She’s baking a Catskills maple pumpkin pie in an all butter crust, a caramel apple streusel pie in an all butter crust and a pecan pie with dark chocolate in a shortbread crust. Pre-order by 11/20 for pick-up on 11/25.

Pakatakan Farmers’ Market
State Highway 30
Halcottsville, NY 12438
845.586.3326

Now that you’ve got the main course and dessert covered, it’s time to round out your meal with a visit to the Pakatakan Farmers’ Market which has extended its season to run until November 28. The market has everything you need from hard cider to locally made cheeses. Open every Saturday from 10am – 1pm.

Sullivan County

Beaver Lake Farm, LLC
243 Beaver Lake Road
Livingston Manor, NY 12758
845.747.0704

Fresh, farm-raised turkeys are always available from Beaver Lake Farm, which offers both Broad Brested and Heritage varieties. They also sell beef, lamb, chicken and pork.

Barryville Farmers’ Market
3405 NY-97
Barryville, NY 12719

The farmers’ market will be open for the holidays on November 21st and December 19th from 10am – 1pm. But if you’re unable to make it out to the market, you can also order online! Visit their website for a selection of locally grown and produced goods including pies, cheeses, meats and even bakery bread stuffing!

Ulster County

Shadows on the Hudson
176 Rinaldi Boulevard
Poughkeepsie,NY12601
845.486.9500

Treat your family with three delicious ways to celebrate Thanksgiving this year! Enjoy dining in at Shadows with a gourmet a la carte menu, by pre-ordering a Thanksgiving dinner to go for pickup on Wednesday or by picking up your dinner curbside on Thanksgiving Day. Visit their website for details.

Lola’s Café
131 Washington Street,
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845.471.8555

Lola’s Café
49 Main Street,
New Paltz, NY 12561
845.255.6555

Both Lola’s Café locations are now accepting orders for thanksgiving dinner now through Friday November 20th. Details are available on their website.

No matter how you celebrate this year, we wish you the happiest of holidays!