Weekend Event Highlights 10/26/18

SPOTLIGHT ON:

October 27 – Saturday
Halloween Open House
Children are encouraged to come in costume for old-fashioned Halloween fun with a spooky stable, creepy crafts, fun games and sweet treats. Meet “Hall of Fame Harry.” Ride the 3-D Harness Racing Simulator. Refreshments. First 40 children pay $5 and receive a pumpkin to decorate. Limited pumpkins available. Bring your own pumpkin and for $3 receive the fixins for some spooky pumpkin decorating. Parents free. Reservations not accepted. 11am-12:30pm. Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame, Goshen.
845-294-6330, www.harnessmuseum.com


More Event Highlights of the Upcoming Weekend

October 25-28 ”“ Thursday-Sunday
Watt World of Halloween Horrors
A not-so-scary drive-through trail. $5 donation per carload. 6-9pm. 310 Scotchtown Road, Goshen.
845-294-3391, Facebook: Watt Christmas Wonderland

October 27 – Saturday
Tri-States Railway Preservation Society Train Show
Working model railroads, memorabilia, refreshments games and Thomas the Tank! Admission $5, under 12 free. 10am-3pm. Port Jervis High School, Port Jervis.
845-651-7872, http://minisink.org/tsrps.htm

October 27 – Saturday
Colonial Soap Making
Discover how the colonists made soap out of nothing more than wood ash and fat! Family Friendly. 10am-3pm. Fort Montgomery State Historic Site, Fort Montgomery.
845-446-2134, Facebook: Fort Montgomery State Historic Site

October 27 – Saturday
Neon Night Run and Fall Family Event
5K, Kids Dash, “Track or Treat,” costume contest, kid crafts, glow party and more! Ticketing and registration opens at 5pm. Kids Dash begins at 5:30pm. Stay and dance the night away at the glow party after the race. 5:30-8:30-pm. Lake Street at the Millponds, Monroe.
https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/Monroe/AnnualReadySetGLOW

October 27 – Saturday
Night Hike at the Lakeville Iron Trail
Take a guided night walk on the same trails iron miners historically walked to get to work. Bring a candle lantern if you can; flashlights will not be used on the hike. Wear sturdy hiking shoes for trails and bright colors due to hunting season. Free. Call to pre-register. 7-9pm. Lautenberg Visitor Center, Sterling Forest State Park, Sterling Forest.
845-351-5907, www.friendsofsterlingforest.org

October 27 ”“ Saturday
3rd Annual Headless Bangers Costume Ball
Join bands BedRock and School’s Out (Alice Cooper Tribute) for the best Halloween party ever. Enjoy a night of spooky fun, costume contest, prizes and more, plus some scary animated friends! 8-11pm. Orange County Choppers Café, Newburgh.
www.facebook.com/events/271148190313386/

October 28 ”“ Sunday
Pumpkins and Painted Faces
This program is included with regular admission to Storm King Art Center. Children and families will have fun sculpting pumpkins and creative face painting. Registration is required. 1-3pm. Storm King Art Center, New Windsor.
845-534-3115, www.stormking.org

October 28 ”“ Sunday
Emish: Celtic Rock Performance
A farm and family celebration of epic Apple-Pickin’-Season proportion! Wear your favorite farm boots for the pick-your-own apple part, then kick them off to dance on the lawn. Food, hard cider, wine and craft beer available for purchase. 3-6pm. Pennings Farm, Warwick.
845-987-9922, www.penningsfarmmarket.com