Sugar Loaf Mountain ImageWelcome to Sugar Loaf, NY artisans village where shopping is unique and fun for everyone in the family.

We’re one of the most unique shopping villages on the East Coast with a rich history of artists, writers and creative people that have left a great legacy to build on. Meet today’s artists in their studio homes and watch as they create new works!

Today we have top notch galleries that show and sell the work of great painters, photographers, jewelers and potters. You will find artisans that make custom clothing, hand bags and accessories. You will find a leather worker that makes fine products you will use and wear for a life time. Plan a day trip to Sugar Loaf, you’ll be happy you did!read more

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On The Lawn Concert Series

2014 Free Summer Concert Series (Our 10th year)

The “On the Lawn” Concert series is intended to bring community together and improve quality of life in the Chester and surrounding areas. This series is a Lycian Centre presentation.

Sugar Loaf Crossing (by the RR tracks) 1405 Kings Hwy Sugar Loaf, NY 10981 Phone: (845) 469-2713 Email: concerts@lycian.com www.facebook.com/onthelawnatsugarloafcrossing

“On the Lawn” Concerts 6.30PM – 8.30PM

Calendar of Performances:

7/10/14: Jeremy Langdale | 7/17/14: Tim Hadler | 7/24/14: Petty Young Dylans | 7/31/14: Rave On | 8/7/14: Emish | 8/14/14: Hootenanny | 8/21/14: Wire Choir & Elisa Jones | 8/28/14: …read more

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Free Music & Poetry Festival

Bertoni Gallery is hosting its 10th Annual Sundays in July Free Music & Poetry Festival. It is held every Sunday in July at the Bertoni Gallery Sculpture Garden located at 1392 Kings Highway in Sugar Loaf from 1-5 pm.

Local and regional musicians and poets will be performing at this years’ event. On the schedule this year will be Weird Apples, Kevin Kenny (Poet), Bill Davis, Gayle Donnelly & the Mystery Box, Jim Kenny (Poet), Ariel Feierman Quinn (Singer, Songwriter), The Black Dirt Band (Blues Rock), Ada Hunter (Poet), Tony Rivera (Flamenco Blues).

On July 13th at …read more

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Cuba Forbidden Fruit – Photo Exhibition

Photographer Nick Zungoli’s interest in exotic world travel began when he bought his first camera while hitchhiking through Europe in 1972. Since opening his Exposures Gallery in the Art and Craft hamlet of Sugar Loaf over thirty years ago, his wanderlust has taken him to many destinations. In March, 2013, Nick added Cuba to a long list of photo projects. Via private car, taxi and bus, he made his way from vibrant Havana to the western tobacco region around Viñales as well as Trinidad, the oldest settlement in the “New World.” The artist shares his visual impressions from the …read more