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ADK Summer Playhouse Offers Weekend of Theater at Great Camp Sagamore

Jun 28, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Great Camp SagamoreA weekend of theater and exploration awaits-at an Adirondack Great Camp once owned by the Vanderbilts   Raquette Lake, N.Y. - The Adirondack Summer Playhouse wraps its season Aug. 23-25 with a Grand Finale Weekend, featuring four theatrical performances and a two-night stay at Great Camp Sagamore in Raquette Lake, N.Y.   Along with opportunities for hiking, swimming and canoeing, the weekend ...

Celebrate Independence Day at The Farmers' Museum

Jun 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

The Farmers’ Museum in Cooperstown marks Independence Day on July 4 with the sounds of 1776. Hear the muskets blast with our Militia Muster and hear history happen with a reading of the Declaration of Independence on the historic village green at 1:00 pm.July 4, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Cooperstown, N.Y. - The Farmers' Museum in Cooperstown marks Independence Day on July 4 with the sounds of 1776. Hear the muskets blast with our Militia Muster and hear history happen with a reading of the Declaration of Independence on the historic village green at 1:00 pm.  Enjoy traditional 19th century music performed by Katie Boardman throughout the day. ...

Kids' Pirate Day in Oswego

Jun 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Captain Jonel shows crew memeber Anthony Harter of Oswego where to look for bounty to plunder during a 2012 Kids’ Pirate Day at the H. Lee White Museum and Maritime Center.Oswego, N.Y. - Ahoy Maties!  The H. Lee White Museum and Maritime Center is swabbing the decks for a hearty afternoon of pirate carousing.  Brush off your eye patch, grab your parrot & sign up for a Kids' Pirate Party on Thursday, July 11 or Wednesday, July 24 (10 am - noon).  Fun will abound in Oswego's "Historic Maritime District."  Young lads & lasses can consort with fellow pirates; ...

Bike Tioga Gears Up For 2013

Jun 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

tioga-county.JPGThis year's one-day event promises to be bigger and better than ever! Owego, N.Y. - This August 3rd, the Tioga County Tourism Office will be hosting the 11th Annual Bike Tioga, an event designed to promote healthy living while displaying the county's natural beauty and local businesses. Bike Tioga is not a race; in fact, riders are encouraged to stop along the way and take their time. Picnic ...

Immerse Yourself this Summer in Beauty, Family Fun, and Discovery in Fort Ticonderoga’s King’s Garden!

Jun 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

ticonderoga-garden.jpgTiconderoga, N.Y. - Fort Ticonderoga's King's Garden is alive with an amazing variety of trees, shrubs, flowering plants and vegetables all displayed in a beautiful setting that encourages relaxation and exploration.  Several new learning opportunities are available this summer for adults and children, starting with the Hands-on Horticulture series program "Making Sense of Lavender" on July 1st.  ...

Sky High Climbing Forest at Holiday Valley Grand Opening This Saturday, June 29

Jun 27, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

climbing-forset.JPGEllicottville, N.Y. - A Grand Opening Celebration of the Climbing Forest at Holiday Valley's Sky High Adventure Park is scheduled for Saturday, June 29 at 10AM. Brief remarks and climbing demonstrations will take place at that time, along with a champagne toast. The Climbing Forest is the only one of its kind in the US. It was designed by Franz Muller of Monkey Hardware, a German company and ...

The Met Presents Legends of Baseball’s Dead Ball Era (1900–1919) from the Burdick Collection

Jun 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

A highlight of the installation, which is drawn entirely from the Metropolitan’s renowned and extensive holdings of such historical trade cards, will be a rare card from the T206 White Border series of Honus Wagner, who was a shortstop for the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1900 to 1917.Exhibition Dates: July 8-December 1, 2013 Exhibition Location: The Henry R. Luce Center for the Study of American Art, The American Wing, mezzanine New York, N.Y. - The term "dead ball era" refers to the era of American baseball when the combination of cavernous ballparks, spongy baseballs, and pitcher-friendly rules resulted in games with few home runs. Strategy was important to the sport ...

Niagara Wine Trail to Hold 5th Annual Wine & Culinary Festival, July 27-28

Jun 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

niagara-wine-trail-event.JPGNiagara County, N.Y. - On July 27th and 28th the Niagara Wine Trail will hold their 5th annual Wine & Culinary Festival in Academy Park, in the heart of the Village of Lewiston on Center Street. The wine festival has previously drawn thousands of wine lovers over the last four festivals to Lewiston seeking to enjoy wine from the Niagara Wine Trail wineries and cuisine from local restaurants ...

Summer Exhibits and Events at the National Museum of Play®

Jun 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

strong.JPGRochester, N.Y. - Daily parades, three exciting new exhibits, Rochester Rhinos and Red Wings meet-and-greets-and so much more! Summer at the National Museum of Play at The Strong® is filled with family fun: Saturday, June 22-Sunday, September 8: Atari by Design: From Concept to Creation. Explore the creative thinking behind the finished designs of some of the most popular video arcade games of ...

Take a Day Trip with The Hyde to Mid-Hudson Valley

Jun 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Montgomery PlaceCurator of Education Accompanies Travelers   Glens Falls, NY - The Hyde Collection's Volunteer Travel Committee invites its members and the public to travel with Hyde Curator of Education June Leary for a day trip on Thursday, July 18  to New York's mid-Hudson River Valley. Beginning with a visit to Storm King Art Center, enjoy one of the world's leading sculpture parks with more than 100 ...
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