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Posts for April 2009

Earth Day Efforts Will Last Entire Season At Watkins Glen

Apr 23, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

watkins-glen-international.gifWGI Switches to Toyota Hybrids and Partners with Swarthout Recycling WATKINS GLEN, NY (April 21, 2009) - Each year Earth Day is the day that Americans take notice of the challenges facing our planet so that we can all work together to increase environmental awareness.  In 2009,  Watkins Glen International will increase efforts to "Go Green" that include switching most fleet vehicles at the ...

Media Advisory: Celebrate the Miss New York Pageant's Move to Albany with Mayor Jennings and Local Businesses and Associations

Apr 23, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

miss-new-york.jpgWho: The Miss New York Organization for Miss America, the Office of the Mayor, the Albany County Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Albany-Regional Chamber of Commerce. What: A celebratory event to commemorate the Miss New York Pageant's move to Albany our contestants and the organization's newly formed partnerships with local businesses and associations. In addition to entertainment by ...

WARREN COUNTY PLANNING AND TOURISM DEPARTMENTS ANNOUNCE 2008 OCCUPANCY SURVEY RESULTS

Apr 22, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

lake-george-logo-jpeg.jpgWarren County - The Warren County Departments of Planning and Tourism have together determined an estimate of the 2008 visitor population for the County. Following the procedure used in previous years, preliminary analysis indicates:                     3,749,205 people utilized non-resident lodging facilities;              -         582,898 persons stayed at local campgrounds;  ...

Westchester Philharmonic Honors Artistic Director Itzhak Perlman At Spring Gala

Apr 22, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

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The Art of the Violin to include dinner, music and auction of one-of-a-kind violins

(White Plains) - In celebration of the Westchester Philharmonic's 26th year and Itzhak Perlman's inaugural season as Artistic Director, the orchestra's board of directors has announced a spring gala benefit, The Art of the Violin. The event, which will pay tribute to guest of honor Maestro Perlman, will be ...

Museum Announces Season Opening of Discovery Quest Trails

Apr 21, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

Discovery Quest Trails  12:30 Ranger Talk features "Skulls Skull and Peltand Skins" Cornwall, April 21 -- Saturday and Sunday, May 2 and 3, 10am-4pm the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will celebrate the 2009 season opening of its Discovery Quest trails at the Outdoor Discovery Center, entrance on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road. The Quests are perfect for people who are looking for a unique outside activity to share ...

NYC & COMPANY LAUNCHES NYC: THE REAL DEAL, OFFERING BUY ONE, GET THE SECOND ONE 50% OFF AT MORE THAN 100 TOURISM-RELATED BUSINESSES THROUGHOUT NEW YORK CITY

Apr 21, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

nycgo.jpgFirst Phase of Fully Integrated Yearlong Campaign Designed to Drive Business to City's Hotels, Attractions, Museums, Broadway, Sporting and Entertainment Venues and More Special Offers and Travelocity Booking Widget Housed on nycgo.com New York City (April 21, 2009)-NYC & Company, the City's official marketing, tourism and partnership organization, today launched NYC: The Real Deal, a ...

Bicycling Event Guide Now Available

Apr 21, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

bicycle.jpg A tourism region-specific calendar of the 2009's major bicycling events has been compiled by Harvey Botzman of Cyclotour Guide Books and is now available. Each New York State tourism region-specific calendar is available in three formats: ASCII plain text, MS Word and MS Word as a chart. Contact: Harvey Botzman cyclotour@cyclotour.com (please place Tourism Region Bike Calendar in the ...

Wine Touring Tips For New York's Finger Lakes Region

Apr 17, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

Keuka LakeWith warmer weather around the corner, the Finger Lakes region is gearing up for a busy season of visitors to its award-winning wineries. Auburn, New York (PRWEB) April 8, 2009 -- With warmer weather around the corner, the Finger Lakes region is gearing up for a busy season of visitors to its award-winning wineries. Consider the following to maximize your visit: Plan ahead: There are more ...

Ringling Bros. And Barnum And Bailey Circus Coming To Coney Island This Summer

Apr 17, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

ringling-brothers.jpg "The Coney Island Boom-A-Ring!" Show Will Join an Array of Iconic Attractions and Events Set for Summer 2009 with Deals for Kids and Families New York City (April 17, 2009) - Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Deputy Mayor for Economic Development Robert C. Lieber, NYC & Company CEO George Fertitta, Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, Council Member Domenic M. Recchia, Jr. and CEO of ...

USA TODAY: You Don't Want to Miss Adirondack Park!

Apr 17, 2009 by I Love New York Staff

usa-today.jpgWith over six million acres of unspoiled forests, lakes and mountain peaks, the Adirondack Park is the largest park in the country. It's also perhaps the biggest hidden gem in the world. But not anymore. USA TODAY, in recognition of Earth Day and in an effort to call out our planet's most unique and treasured travel destinations - has named the Adirondack Park one of the ten places on Earth ...
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