Category Archives: Just for Fun

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3 Great Locations to Watch Football in Kingston NY

3 Great Sports Bars to Watch Football in Kingston NY

Football season has arrived and for many that means sitting down in the living room with friends and family and enjoying the game day at home. However, for those that want to change it up and take their sports watching to a new location, sports bars are generally where you want to go. That said, you might not know what sports bars are the right one for you and that’s why we’re here today! Continue reading below to see what sports bars in the Kingston, NY area we recommend!
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a wooden table top full of Thanksgiving feast buffet food including turkey, steak, potatoes, tomatoes, apples and more with lit wax candles

Thanksgiving 2018 Buffets, Feasts, and Restaurants in Poughkeepsie, NY

Don’t want to spend the cooking and cleanup time on a big meal this Thanksgiving? Instead, find a restaurant near you that’s open on Thanksgiving 2018 for a big and tasty meal. That way, you can enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving dinner without worry. For residents in and near the cities of Poughkeepsie and Kingston, New York, we’d definitely recommend checking out these Thanksgiving buffets and feasts near you!

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2019 Volkswagen Passat SE R-Line trim level exterior rear shot with Fortan Red Metallic paint color driving on a highway behind a Tiguan Limited

What are the Color Options for the 2019 Volkswagen Passat?

2019 Volkswagen Passat Paint Color Options

Last month, we talked about the new, upcoming 2019 Volkswagen Passat model. While not entirely a redesign, the 2019 Volkswagen Passat has nevertheless made some big changes to the formula since its 2018 model. In that article, which you can find here and linked later below, we discussed the trim levels of the 2019 Volkswagen Passat. The 2018 VW Passat had 7 trim levels whereas the 2019 VW Passat will have 2 brand-new trims once it releases later this year.

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a line of spooky candle lit pumpkin jack o' lanterns surrounded by other candles, lanterns, and a lone crow for Halloween

Haunted Houses and Pumpkin Patches in Kingston and Poughkeepsie, NY

We’ve previously covered Halloween 2018 events in the Kingston and Poughkeepsie area, but this primarily covered parties, parades, and festivals. There are a few more Halloween staples we weren’t able to fit in due to space, so we’ll include them together here. In case you’re in the mood for scares, we’d found haunted houses and attractions near you. Additionally, for those wishing to carve jack o’ lanterns, check out these local pumpkin patches, farms, and orchards. All are either in or near the cities of Kingston and Poughkeepsie, New York.

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Art and History Museums in Kingston and Poughkeepsie, NY

Museums are informative, entertaining, and relaxing all in one. A great time out of the house at a nearby location, there are many art and history museums close by. For those in Kingston, New York, and Poughkeepsie, New York, enjoy these museums throughout Ulster County and the Hudson Valley.

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Coffee and Tea Shops in Poughkeepsie, NY

A cup of coffee or tea is a perfect morning drink for any season, but there’s something special that pairs these drinks more closely to the gentle, cool weather of fall. If you need a local place to stop by on your way to or back from work, then please try these attractions found in Dutchess County. You’ll find something to love, whether you want a hot or iced cup or mug. Here are the best coffee and tea shops located in Poughkeepsie, New York.

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Ice Cream and Dessert Shops in Poughkeepsie, NY

Now in July, the summer heat seems to be at its peak. Air conditioning sure can help when you’re stuck inside to hide from the heat, but what can you do when you’re outside and trapped in the humid heat? Well, you need to always stay hydrated, of course, but an even better way to feel good is to grab an ice cream cone, sundae, shake, or another frosty and cold dessert option. Not sure where to look? Check out these great ice cream and dessert shops in and around Poughkeepsie, New York!

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2018 Volkswagen Golf R driving down country highway in the sun

What are the Color Options for the 2018 VW Golf R?

2018 Volkswagen Golf R Paint Color Options

Although we’ve covered many other topics and details concerning the rest of the 2018 VW Golf family, we’ve neglected to spend much time on the 2018 Volkswagen Golf R performance hatch. It’s not uncommon to lose track of one or more Golf models. There are just many VW Golf model variants and therefore so much information to cover. So, what topic will we cover today concerning the 2018 VW Golf R? We’ve decided that a great introduction is this stylish performance model’s color options.

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2018 4th of July Fireworks in Hudson Valley

Fireworks Displays in Kingston, NY

Do you live in or near Hudson Valley? Well, seeing as we here at VW of Kingston are based in the area, we thought it’d be helpful to see what events are going around in the county for Independence Day. Here are all of the 4th of July fireworks in and near Kingston, New York!

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