I shop local whenever I can. I like to give my money and my business to local shops as often as possible. It means so much to the small businesses, and there is no shortage of great Hudson Valley made products. Today you can shop local, and I mean really local, in Kingston.

Local arts businesses will gather today from 4 pm - 8:30 pm for an expo of all things made in Kingston, at a new space under development in Midtown Kingston, the city’s up and coming arts district. This year’s event will be held at The Metro, the former MetLife Hall of Records building, at 2 South Prospect Street on the corner of Greenkill Avenue.

The event is open to the public. In addition to more than four dozen local artists, the evening will feature local food, beverages and musical entertainment. For more information about Made in Kingston, visit their website. Shop local for the holidays and enjoy a fun evening with your friends and neighbors!

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