Catskill Mountain Railroad Polar Express: Children and families discover the magic of Christmas aboard The Polar Express when it arrives in Kingston. The officially-licensed train rides inspired by the hit Warner Bros. film, “The Polar Express” and book by Chris Van Allsburg is run by the Catskill Mountain Railroad. Runs Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through…

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Fall for Art – Hosted by the Jewish Federation of Ulster County: 23rd Annual Juried Art Show & Fundraising Reception. Showcasing 30 unique Hudson Valley artists. The Chateau, 240 Boulevard (Route 32), Kingston. For tickets and more info. fallforart.org; info@fallforart.org; 845-338-8131

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First Saturday Arts: Vibrant First Saturday gallery receptions offer a glimpse of what this creative city has to offer. Events throughout the year include live music, open studio tours, theatrical performances, historical re-enactments, arts and cultural activities and more. 5-8 p.m. 845-338-0331; artsalongthehudson.com/Kingston; askforarts.org

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November Events at WAAM: Opening Reception for New Exhibitions: 4-6 p.m. Exhibitions continue through Nov. 24 and include “Material World”; “Kate Collyer: To Last Frontiers”; “Future Vision: Natalie Hornberg”; “Associate Members Small Works.” Woodstock Artists Association & Museum, 28 Tinker St., Woodstock. 845-679-2940; woodstockart.org

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Gobble & Groove: Barn Bash: Nov. 2. Live Music, Dancing, Dinner, Wine, Beer, Cider— Plus A Feast for Our Rescued Turkeys & Pigs. Games, photobooth, and so much more. Register online. Tickets $50 ($45 for Members). 3:30-7:30 p.m. Fortune Valley Manor, 248 Old Stage Road, Saugerties. 845-336-8447; bit.ly/Gobble-19. Break All The Rules: Exclusive “behind the…

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Red Wine & Chocolate: Indulge in two of life’s pleasures at the same time. Featuring magnificent bonbons from Lagusta’s Luscious, and other local chocolatiers paired with our wine and including a souvenir glass. Noon-5 p.m. No reservations necessary. Whitecliff Vineyard & Winery, 331 Mckinstry Road, Gardiner. 845-255-4613; whitecliffwine.com

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