2001-04-25 / Briefly Noted
Shad Festival Planned By Hudson River Maritime Museum
The Hudson River Maritime Museum will be holding its Twentieth Annual Shad Festival on May 5th and 6th from 11 am to 5 pm both days. Shad festivals area Hudson Valley tradition celebrating the historic shad fishing industry. Shad fishing on the Hudson River dates back to the early Native Americans and is still practiced today.