• Announcing the Hudson Valley Rodeo With Chris Janson Concert

    Amenia, NY, August 12, 2021: The 1st annual Hudson Valley Rodeo, supporting the Amenia-Wassaic Community Organization and sponsored in part by Silo Ridge Community Foundation, will be held on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Keane Stud in Amenia, NY.  The rodeo will be topped off with an evening concert featuring country music star Chris Janson, along with special guest Ian Flanigan. All net proceeds from this community event will benefit the Amenia-Wassaic Community Organization and its programs. 
    This event is the first of what is slated to become an annual, event in the picturesque area of northern Dutchess County. The Hudson Valley Rodeo is a family friendly event featuring Mutton Bustin’, Barrel Racing, Roping, Bronc Riding, and Bull Riding.  Some of the best cowboys from the east will compete against western cowboys in a nationwide competition of top hands. Doors open at 3pm and the rodeo begins at 4pm.  There will be a variety of local food trucks and libations for the adults.
    After the conclusion of the rodeo at 6 pm, attendees will be admitted to the concert field where Saugerties musician Ian Flanigan, one of the top finalists of The Voice, will open the concert portion of the evening at 7pm. Award winning country musician, Chris Janson, whose hits include Buy Me a Boat, Fix a Drink & Good Vibes, will headline the evening’s performance.   
    The Hudson Valley Rodeo is being produced by Leland McMillan of LKC Rodeo Productions in Huntley, MT and Woodstock-based Chet-5 Productions, Inc. Sponsors include the Silo Ridge Community Foundation, Stoneleaf, Silo Ridge Field Club, Discovery Land Company, and Casamigos.
    Tickets are being sold both as a package (Rodeo and concert) or individually for just the rodeo or the concert. For tickets and more information on the Hudson Valley Rodeo, visit HudsonValleyRodeo.com or @HudsonValleyRodeo.  
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    For more information or to become an event sponsor, please contact foundations@siloridge.com
    About the Amenia-Wassaic Community Organization
    The Amenia-Wassaic Community Organization (AWCO) provides resources to support the work of qualified nonprofit community organizations serving the Amenia-Wassaic area. Through collaborative leadership and cooperation with partners, AWCO helps to enrich the lives of our neighbors by bringing community services, health, arts, education, conservation, and cultural programs to the area.  The AWCO’s goal is to create healthier, happier, more connected lifestyles for all Amenia-Wassaic residents. Through partnerships with local organizations, the AWCO will work to establish and support parks, trails, town improvements, public spaces, and community programs for everyone. In this way, AWCO aims to make Amenia-Wassaic a better place for all to live, work and play for generations to come.
    About the Silo Ridge Community Foundation
    The Silo Ridge Community Foundation (SRCF) is dedicated to helping local nonprofit organizations aid those in need throughout the Amenia-Wassaic area. The SRCF provides funding through its grant program to organizations addressing issues such as hunger, veteran reintegration, senior needs, education, conservation and community enhancement. The Foundation is supported by Silo Ridge Field Club Members, guests and friends in the local community. It is through financial donations the SRCF is able to work collectively with area nonprofit partners to build a better community for everyone.