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Posts for March 2013

USS Slater Returns to Albany

Mar 29, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

uss-slater.jpgAlbany, N.Y. - The historic naval ship USS SLATER returned to Albany today to begin her 16th season as a museum and attraction in the Capital Region. Tug service to move the ship was provided by New York State Marine Highway (http://www.nysmarinehighway.com/). The tentative opening date for the ship, a National Historic Landmark, is Wednesday, April 3rd. USS SLATER is owned and operated by ...

Hyde’s Annual Gala Is April 13th

Mar 28, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

hyde-collection-50th.jpgMuseum Celebrates 50th Anniversary                                       Glens Falls, N.Y. - The Hyde Collection celebrates its 50th anniversary at their upcoming annual gala.  Taking place at The Inn at Erlowest, Lake George, New York,  join honorary gala chairs Candace and Charles Wait, Hyde director Charles Guerin, museum staff, members and friends on Saturday, April 13, 2013 for a ...

Spring Break Week Special at Bristol Mountain, April 1st – 7th

Mar 28, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Skiers Taking a Break at the Bristol Mountain Sunset Lodge PatioCanandaigua, N.Y. - "Thanks to great snowmaking and grooming efforts by Bristol Mountain local school kids on Spring Break the week of April 1st through 7th, will have fantastic conditions for skiing and snowboarding", proclaims, marketing director, Drew Broderick.  Today is day 94 of the season and Bristol Mountain still has 33 trails, 2 terrain parks and 3km of Nordic trails open.  "It has been ...

Jazz Legend Dave Brubeck (1920 – 2012) and SPAC Founder Jane Wait to be Honored with Walk of Fame Stars in 2013

Mar 28, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Dave BrubeckSaratoga 150 Events Also Announced at Spring Board Meeting Saratoga Springs, N.Y. - Saratoga Performing Arts Center will pay tribute to jazz legend Dave Brubeck (1920 - 2012) with the installation and dedication of a "star" in its Walk of Fame at the Freihofer's Saratoga Jazz Festival. The iconic American jazz pianist, composer and bandleader who passed away in December at the age of 91, ...

Easter Weekend Offers Value, Sunshine, & Fun Events

Mar 28, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

gore-mountain-2012.JPGAnd Best of All, Tons of Snow! North Creek, N.Y. - Wow - Easter Weekend just can't get any better than Gore! $30 lift tickets on Saturday, live music from Raisinhead 1-5pm, and maple food and fun will kick off our first-ever Maple Fest!  On Sunday, join us for our always-popular non-denominational Sunrise Service, followed by a memorable Easter Brunch in the beautifully renovated Tannery ...

Velázquez Masterpiece from Italy’s Galleria Estense on View in U.S. for First Time at Metropolitan Museum This Spring

Mar 28, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

met_logo2.jpgExhibition Dates: April 16-July 14, 2013 Exhibition Location: European Paintings, Gallery 624, 2nd floor Press preview: Monday, April 15, 10:00 a.m.-noon New York, N.Y. - Velázquez's Portrait of Duke Francesco I d'Este, one of the great portraits of the 17th century from one of the most prestigious regional museums in Italy, will be on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art from April 16 ...

Holiday Valley Extends Winter Season

Mar 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

holiday-valley.JPGEllicottville, N.Y. - With almost three feet of natural snowfall over the last two weeks and more on the way, Holiday Valley's President Dennis Eshbaugh announced today that the resort will extend its season for an extra week. According to Mr. Eshbaugh, "Not only do we have a deep base with wall to wall coverage but the snow surface itself is ideal mid-winter packed powder conditions. We are ...

Former director speaks about his time at The Hyde

Mar 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Frederick J. Fisher, former director of The Hyde Collection from 1978 to 1989, will speak in honor of the Museum’s 50th anniversary on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 2pm in the Froehlich Auditorium.Part of Museum's 50th Anniversary Celebrations Glens Falls, N.Y. -  Frederick J. Fisher, former director of The Hyde Collection from 1978 to 1989, will speak in honor of the Museum's 50th anniversary on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 2pm in the Froehlich Auditorium. His lecture, Memories of an Earlier Hyde, will offer a candid perspective on the museum during his tenure. This program is free with ...

Applications Open for War of 1812 Heritage Talks Bursary Honoring Late Seaway Trail Leader

Mar 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

1812-3cannon724.jpgOgdensburg, N.Y. - The Fort La Présentation Association has created an annual bursary of a maximum of $100 to honor the memory of Teresa Mitchell, the late President and CEO of the Great Lakes Seaway Trail National Scenic Byway and the Seaway Trail Foundation. The bursary will allow an individual to attend the War of 1812 Heritage Talks in Ogdensburg April 26-27, 2013, and in following years.   ...

2013 Tribeca Drive-In®, Family Festival Street Fair, Tribeca/Espn Sports Day and Family Screenings Announced As Part of 12th Annual Tribeca Film Festival®

Mar 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

tribeca-film-festival.JPGDrive-In Events to Feature The Birds, Beetlejuice, and Lil Bub & Friendz

Two Public Screenings in Partnership with MoMA PS1, Plus a Free Sneak Preview of The Smurfs 2 and Family Screening of The Smurfs with Cast Members Appearances Add to TFF Community Offerings

New York, N.Y.  - The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by American Express, today announed the return of their signature ...

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