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Posts for August 2012

Erie Canal Flagship Joins Waterford Tugboat Roundup

Aug 31, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

One of the oldest working tugboats in America will join the Waterford Tugboat Roundup September 7-8-9, the New York State Canal Corporation announced.111-year-old Tugboat Urger Will Be Open for Public Visits Waterford, N.Y. - One of the oldest working tugboats in America will join the Waterford Tugboat Roundup September 7-8-9, the New York State Canal Corporation announced. The tugboat Urger will be docked at the Waterford Harbor Visitors Center, where the Mohawk River meets the Hudson River. The Urger will be open for public tours from ...

Fort Ticonderoga Presents a 1777 British Living History Weekend September 8-9

Aug 30, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

fort-ticonderoga.JPGTiconderoga, N.Y. - Immerse yourself in the year 1777 at Fort Ticonderoga during the British 1777 Campaign March living history weekend, September 8-9. Meet the soldiers of the Fort's British, German, and Loyalist garrison and hear how they defended the Fort during a three-day raid led by American commander Colonel John Brown with his 1000-man force. Highlighted program offered throughout the ...

It’s Harvest & Apple Tasting Time in Wayne County

Aug 30, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

wayne-county-apple-tasting-tour.JPGWayne County, N.Y. - Wayne County is noted for their apples, we are the 2nd largest producer of apples outside of Washington State so it seems fitting to host an Apple Tasting Tour. This tour is an annual event in October and its popularity grows each year. The 15th annual Wayne County Apple Tasting Tour is scheduled for its' tasting weekend Oct. 5-8.  Travel our scenic country roads, ablaze in ...

"Living Among the Dead" Call for Actors

Aug 29, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

tioga-county.JPGOwego, N.Y. - The Tioga County Historical Society is seeking volunteer actors to take part in "Living Among the Dead" at Evergreen Cemetery in Owego. In coordination with Tioga County Tourism, the society is putting together a walking tour of the cemetery, featuring several prominent and notable citizens of the area, long-deceased. Volunteers are being sought for the roles of: Richard ...

NYC & Company Names Bronx Zoo and Brooklyn’s New York Aquarium Culture Spots for September

Aug 29, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

nycgo1.jpgThe Iconic New York City Sites Offer 20% Off Discounted Admission All Month Long New York City - NYC & Company, New York City's official marketing, tourism and partnership organization, today named the Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo and New York Aquarium its Culture Spot picks for September. From September 1 to 30 both attractions will offer guests 20% off any Total Experience ...

F. W. Murnau's Faust Screening Oct. 28 on the Mainstage at Proctors

Aug 29, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

faust-565988577-large.jpgNewly restored and reconstructed with a new musical score written and performed BY Filmharmonia (Dennis James and Mark Goldstein) with Pipe Organ, Theremin, and Buchla Lightning Wands  Schenectady, NY - August 27, 2012  - Cinema fans should be prepared to witness the epic struggle between good and evil in the silent masterpiece FAUST in a theater environment that is up to the challenge.  ...

Innovative environmental educators offer new program that combines nature exploration and creativity

Aug 29, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

beczak-environmental-ed-center.JPGRiverWalkArt: Explore Nature, Ignite Creativity at the Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center in Sleepy Hollow Yonkers, N.Y. - Hudson River Valley Environmental Education Institute has announced RiverWalkArt, programs for all ages that explore nature and ignite creativity, at the Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center in Sleepy Hollow. The Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center is located at Kingsland Point ...

Stone Barns Center’s 9th Annual Harvest Fest, Saturday, Oct. 6

Aug 29, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

Live music featuring Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could will be part of this year’s Harvest FestPocantico Hills, N.Y. - Harvest Fest at Stone Bars Center, taking place Saturday, Oct. 6, is a community celebration of the farm at its most fruitful! Festivities for the whole family will include live music, a farmers market, hayrides and workshops from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, just 45 minutes north of Manhattan. Highlights of Harvest Fest 2012: ...

Hidden History Tours!

Aug 29, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

boats-cssc.jpgBlue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - Join the Adirondack Museum for Hidden History Tours at the Collection Storage and Study Center on Friday, September 7, 2012. Tours will be held approximately every half-hour from 11 a.m. through 4 p.m. These special curator-led tours will highlight the museum's famous boat collection - keeping with the boating theme as the 90-miler or "Adirondack Canoe Classic" ...

Oswego Canal Festival Features U.S. Navy National Museum Exhibit

Aug 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

The H. Lee White Marine Museum welcomes the traveling exhibit, “War of 1812: A Nation Forged By War,” now through September 30. The display will be featured along with the Lois McClure during the Oswego Canal Festival over Labor Day weekend.Oswego, N.Y. - The H. Lee White Marine Museum hosts a traveling mini-exhibit, "War of 1812: A Nation Forged By War," from the National Museum of the United States Navy. Now through Sunday, September 30, the exhibit is on display in New York State Canal Derrick Boat No. 8 on West First Street Pier in Oswego. The temporary exhibit illustrates the role that military forces from the U.S. Navy, ...
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