Christmas in July? It will seem that way on Thursday, July 19 as you hop aboard the Hudson Valley Cruises' Rip Van Winkle to support People's Place in Kingston. Specifically their holiday programs including Bag Holiday Hunger, Thanksgiving Feast, and Project Santa Ulster County.

Enjoy the view of the beautiful shoreline while sailing along on the mighty Hudson River. Listen to the music of Michael Dell and Maria Hickey live on the upper deck and take a spin on the dance floor. Enjoy a delicious seasonal buffet provided by Mariners Harbor. Check out the Hudson River lighthouses and quaint sleepy villages surrounded by the natural beauty of vineyards, orchards, and much more. A cash bar with professional staff, crew and Captain all ensure a fun and safe voyage.

The ship sails at 6 pm from The Strand in Kingston. For more information about the People's Place Sip N' Cruise on Thursday, July 19, visit their facebook page. To find out more about the People's Place, their mission, and how to volunteer or donate, check out their website.

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