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Photos from the Hairdressers Ball 2016

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Relive the red carpet glamor and runway magic of the 2016 Hairdressers Ball Charity Hair Show! We had a fantastic time at the Ramada Conference Center in Fishkill on Sunday, August 14th thanks to twelve talented salons, hundreds of volunteers, guests, sponsors, vendors, and musicians! Most of this (relatively) small selection of photos is from Melisa Ann Photos (check out her Facebook page) and you can find more on the official HDB Facebook page and that of DM Photography. Additional photos by Lauren Beale.

Hairdressers Ball Kick-off Party

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

HBD Kickoff Party on August 5Join the Hairdressers Ball organizers for a fun kick-off celebration at Union Tavern’s Bar 49 on Friday, August 5, 2016 from 9 pm onward. Pick up a t-shirt, purchase advance tickets, and possibly win a pair of tickets to the big show on August 14th. Music by Prephab; no cover.

New Promo Video for the Hairdressers Ball: Hairdressers Go Shopping at Mid-Hudson Subaru

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Special thanks to our 2016 Hairdressers Ball sponsors, Mid-Hudson Subaru, for letting us into the showroom to make this–and thanks for being a sponsor! Huge thanks to show creator Carla Ramos and the owner of Eclectic hair wigs Studio Salon, Cynthia Martinez Moore, for their acting chops.

Get your tickets for the HDB today on our website, or visit a participating salon! And if you’re an aspiring model, check out K104’s “Make Me a Model” contest for a chance to be IN the runway show!

The 2016 Hairdressers Ball is presented by Phenix Salon Suites and is also sponsored by the Ramada Conference Center, Belvedere (RED) Vodka, Durants Party Rentals, and Rhinebeck Bank.

HVCS’ Hairdressers Ball on K104!

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

On Monday, July 18, 2016 organizers of the Hairdressers Ball Charity Hair Show 2016 got the opportunity to appear on the K104.7FM “Woodman in the Morning” Show. Show creator Carla Ramos, show producer Ryan Keith, and Pete Berman from Phenix Salon Suites, our presenting sponsor, talked with the Woodman, Blackberry and the HDB’s special guest MC, Kate. (Our own J. Dewey also made an appearance.)

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Pete, Ryan and Carla in the K104 studio with Kate.

They were in the studio to kick off K104’s annual “Make Me a Model” contest, in which aspiring Hudson Valley models can try for a spot in the runway show. Interested amateur models can apply on K104’s website and one winner will be chosen at random on August 5th. The winner will also receive tickets and backstage passes, plus a gift bag from local merchants.

If you missed the broadcast, listen to a clip from the show right here:


Hairdressers Ball Charity Hair Show

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Welcome to the sixth annual Hairdressers’ Ball Charity Hair Show, presented by Phenix Salon Suites, which takes place on Sunday, August 14, 2016 at the Ramada Conference Center in Fishkill. The Hairdressers Ball (HDB) is one of Hudson Valley Community Services’ signature events and draws together hundreds of guests for an over-the-top, inventive runway show of hairstyles, costumes and performances. Sixteen top-notch salons and barber shops display their creativity, and YOU get to vote in our first-ever Audience Favorite Poll! Be there to vote in person for your favorite salon or the most amazing look.

Enjoy a red carpet reception with complimentary hors d’oeuvre, vendors, door prizes and a cash bar before the big show. Once the salons have thrilled you with amazing creations on the runway, stick around for the after-party at 6:30 pm in the Brass Rail nightclub with DJ Prephab. It’s three events in one–all to support a great cause. Your ticket purchase supports HVCS’ programs and services for Hudson Valley residents living with HIV/AIDS and other chronic diseases.

This event is meant for EVERYONE who appreciates creativity, supporting local causes, and a fantastic party!

Get your tickets today on the HDB page.

Photos from the Hairdressers’ Disco Ball 2014

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Red Carpet photos by Instapics/Cinderella For A Day

Crowd and show shots by Tracey Buzzanco and Melisa Pendergrass

More online:

Show and behind-the-scenes photos by Jo Ann Kraus

Getting Ready for the Hairdressers’ Disco Ball

Monday, July 21st, 2014


Several salon owners, managers and representatives met outside the Mid-Hudson Civic Center recently before a planning meeting for the Hairdressers’ Disco Ball. Tickets are now on sale!

Before the Big (Hair) Show, Dine Out in Poughkeepsie

Friday, July 18th, 2014

Though your ticket to the Hairdressers’ Disco Ball on August 17th includes complimentary hors d’oeuvre prepared by the Poughkeepsie Grand, how about a relaxing Sunday brunch, late lunch or early dinner with your fellow guests? HVCS suggests these fantastic local restaurants, all located close to the Mid-Hudson Civic Center. Some are even offering special discounts if you show them your HDB ticket! Each one is a past or current HVCS supporter, too, so please support the local businesses that give back to their community!Hairdressers' Disco Ball Dining Guide

The Brown Derby

25% off your meal when you show your ticket!
96 Main St., Poughkeepsie
Hrs: 11 am – 12 midnight

Crave Restaurant & Lounge – Dining Out for Life 2014 participating restaurant

129 Washington St., Poughkeepsie
Hrs: 4 pm – 9 pm

The Mill Restaurant & Lounge – Hairdressers’ Disco Ball 2014 vendor

46 Vassar Rd., Poughkeepsie
Hrs: 11 am – 8 pm

Nic L Inn Wine Cellar – Dining Out for Life 2014 participating restaurant

$5 off your meal when you show your ticket! Limit 1 per couple.
135 N. Water St., Poughkeepsie
Hrs: 4 pm – 9 pm


1998 South Rd., Poughkeepsie
Hrs: 12 pm – 9 pm

Poughkeepsie Ice House – Dining Out for Life 2014 participating restaurant + Hairdressers Disco Ball 2014 vendor

1 Main St., Poughkeepsie
Hrs: 11:30 am – 9 pm

Schatzi’s Pub & Bier Garden – Dining Out for Life 2014 participating restaurant

202 Main St., Poughkeepsie
Hrs: 12 pm – 2 am

Union Tavern – Hairdressers’ Disco Ball 2014 After-party Host

$3.50 mojitos, sangria & cosmopolitans, $5 wines, and 20% off your meal when you show your ticket.
51 Market St., Poughkeepsie
Hrs: 12 pm – 3 am

Plus, join us at Union for the HDB Afterparty from 11 pm to 3 am with DJ Prephab!

Hairdressers’ Disco Ball After-party

Friday, July 18th, 2014

HDB 2014 Afterparty

Join us at Union Tavern from 11 pm to 3 pm (or until we all run out of rocket fuel!) for the official HDB2014 afterparty. Featuring complimentary appetizers, drink specials, and music by Poughkeepsie’s own DJ duo Prephab!

$3.50 sangria, mojitos and cosmos

$5 glasses of wine

Online Ticket Sales Now Open for the Hairdressers’ Disco Ball

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

This year’s Hairdressers’ Disco Ball–set to be bigger than ever at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center–takes place on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 7:00 pm. With a much larger venue we’re able to expand seating and offer VIP tables, so this year all tickets must be purchased online. Please visit our Eventbrite event page to purchase tickets.

However, if you experience any difficulty with the website, please call us at (914) 785-8277. We look forward to seeing you on Sunday, August 17th!