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Join us for special events at the Forsyth all year long. From writers’ retreats to dinner parties to pop-up spas and yoga weekends, we will be hosting creative, food/wine and personal expression events at the Forsyth. To find out about forthcoming events, please join our mailing list here.

Upcoming Events

Hudson Valley Wine Weekend

September 29, 2017 
85 Abeel Street, Kingston, NY 12401, United States

Enjoy three days of wine immersion in the oldest wine region in the US - the Hudson Valley. Christina Pickard, professional wine writer, educator, and presenter, will host this delicious and educational weekend and serve as your personal wine expert. From bubbly tastings to vineyard visits, your weekend will be a luxurious adventure in tasting, dining and exploring the gorgeous Hudson Valley. No wine expertise required.

Space is limited! For more details, visit

Reservations: email or call 845.481.9148.
Your weekend includes:
  • Two nights lodging at The Forsyth B&B, Kingston’s 5-star boutique bed and breakfast (optional)
  • Friday special 15% Discount at Brunette Wine Bar
  • Saturday tasting tour of three local wineries including transportation
  • Saturday evening market dinner in historic barn with wine pairings
  • Sunday morning brunch with bubbly tasting
  • Wine tasting and shopping at Kingston Wine Company
  • Educational materials, recipes and much more


With lodging: $699 per person ($649 before August 15, 2017)
Without lodging: $349 pp

Space is limited! Reservations: email or call 845.481.9148.

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Christina Pickard is a Kingston-based professional wine writer, educator, and presenter, and Contributing Editor to Wine Enthusiast. She appeared regularly as a wine expert on the BBC Good Food Channel’s Market Kitchen, and co-hosted the wine podcast The Crush: Wine Talk Unfiltered. She heads up the social media and online marketing for London's The Real Wine Fair, as well as for importers Les Caves de Pyrene. In Australia, Christina founded and ran the School of Wine. Her articles can be found around the world in Decanter, Harpers Wine & Spirit, The Drinks Business, Imbibe, Gourmet Traveler Wine, James Halliday’s Wine Companion, Wine Enthusiast, Food & Wine, and Afar travel magazine.

The Forsyth is Kingston's boutique b&b, offering relaxed luxury and amazing breakfasts. Newly renovated, artfully designed rooms with private baths marry historic detail and modern amenities. Chic common areas, charming outdoor spaces and a modern barn offer options for lounging and intimate events. A block to dining, shopping, galleries and the historic waterfront. #1 Kingston B&B on TripAdvisor and recommended on, and in Business Insider, DuJour and many more.