Memorial Day Weekend 2011

Posted: April 11th, 2012 | Filed under: Out Of Town

We were up in the Rhinebeck area for a wedding during Memorial Day 2011.

Market Street, with its requisite iconic wooden Indian and Doughboy:

Rhinebeck Smoke Shoppe, 2 East Market Street, Rhinebeck, New York

Rhinebeck Doughboy, East Market Street, Rhinebeck, New York

The A.L. Stickle store on Market Street is hard to describe — other than totally awesome, that is. It’s a time capsule of sorts what with all those Revell model car kits (do you remember Revell model cars? do kids still sniff model glue?) and vintage display cases. I remember huge zipper displays in our local supermarket — what happened to all that stuff? I haven’t thought about some of these things in years. So wonderful . . .

A.L. Stickle, 13 East Market Street, Rhinebeck, New York

We bought some herbs and various plants at the Rhinebeck Farmers Market for the backyard.

Rhinebeck Farmers Market, Rhinebeck, New York

Mill Street and Montgomery Street both comprise U.S. 9 around Rhinebeck; one is U.S. 9 north of Market Street and the other is U.S. 9 south of Market Street. The Rhinebeck Reformed Church is on Mill Street, just past the Lions Club Eyeglass Drop Box:

Rhinebeck Lions Club Eyeglass Drop Box, Mill Street, Rhinebeck, New York

The wedding was at Camp Rising Sun in Clinton.