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Posts for August 2012

September Yields a Bounty of Fun in Orange County

Aug 27, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

orange-county-tourism-2.JPGFood, Festivals and Football are Flourishing Hudson Valley, N.Y.  -  Welcome to September's warm festive days of outdoor fun and cool nights with cricket songs to lull you to sleep. The apple trees are ripe for picking and every color of the rainbow beams from the tables at the farmers markets laden with fresh fruits and vegetables. It's no wonder so many fabulous Orange County happenings are ...

Oswego Canal Festival Recounts History of Canal

Aug 23, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

Oswego County Historian Justin White presents “The Oswego Starch Factory and the Kingsford Family,” an exploration of a leading employer and prominent family in Oswego.Oswego, N.Y. - Bring the family to Oswego's Historic Maritime District on West First Street Pier to celebrate the canal's history. The Oswego Canal Festival runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, September 1 through Monday, September 3. "We encourage the public to come out and enjoy the festivities," said Mercedes Niess, executive director of the H. Lee White Marine Museum. "We'll have an ...

First Annual Big Eddy Film Festival Announces Film Selections

Aug 23, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

big-eddy-film-festival.JPG Opening with "For Ellen" starring Paul Dano At the Tusten Theatre, Narrowsburg, NY, Sept. 14-16 Narrowsburg, N.Y. - The Big Eddy Film Festival has announced the official selections for its first annual event taking place in Narrowsburg September 14 to 16, 2012. Eighteen new independent films were selected, including a documentary about water ("Last Call at the Oasis") and a narrative film ...

19TH Annual Westchester Fine Craft Show taking place OCT. 12-14 in White Plains

Aug 23, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

eaton__263287-3-1.jpgJuried Showcase of American Art & Design Featuring 100 Artists from Across USA Special ‘Meet the Artists' Preview Event & Fundraiser Scheduled White Plains, N.Y. - An exciting Fusion of Art, Fashion and Interior Design will comprise the 19th Annual Westchester Fine Craft Show, taking place October 12, 13, 14, 2012 at the Westchester County Center, 198 Central Avenue in White Plains, ...

The 2012 Saratoga Wine & Food and Fall Ferrari Festival “Salute To Style” Taking Place Sept. 7-9

Aug 22, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

saratoga-wine-food-fall-ferrari-festival.JPGSaratoga Springs, N.Y. - A superstar chef challenge juried by celebrity chef Suvir Saran and the award-winning wines of Italy's famed Piedmont Region will be among the highlights of the 2012 Saratoga Wine & Food and Fall Ferrari Festival, September 7 - 9. Presented by Cantina Sociale di Canelli in collaboration with the Italian Trade Commission, this year's festival expands its lifestyle ...

Dora & Diego—Let’s Explore! Opens Sept. 22 at the National Museum of Play at The Strong

Aug 22, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

Swing into an adventure with Dora and Diego from Nickelodeon’s hit preschool series Dora the Explorer and Go, Diego, Go!-along with their friends Boots, Map, Backpack, Isa, Tico, and of course Swiper-at the new exhibit Dora & Diego-Let’s Explore!Rochester, N.Y. - Ready? ¡Vámanos! Swing into an adventure with Dora and Diego from Nickelodeon's hit preschool series Dora the Explorer and Go, Diego, Go!-along with their friends Boots, Map, Backpack, Isa, Tico, and of course Swiper-at the new exhibit Dora & Diego-Let's Explore! opening at the National Museum of Play Saturday, September 22.  (Join the Opening Weekend Fiesta on Saturday, ...

Proctors Presents Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake, Aug. 29 – 31 at the GE Theatre

Aug 22, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

proctors-theatre.JPGFilmed at Sadler's Wells in London and projected onto Proctors GIANT screen! Schenectady, N.Y. - August 23, 2012 -- When it premiered at Sadler's Wells in 1995, Matthew Bourne's triumphant re-interpretation of SWAN LAKE turned tradition upside down, taking the dance world by storm. An iconic production, perhaps best-known for replacing the traditional female corps de ballet with a menacing ...

New York State Has More Leaves Than Anyone Else

Aug 22, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

One of three waterfalls at Letchworth State ParkState's Official Fall Foliage Color Reports Begin September 12 Albany, N.Y. - Okay, while we cannot say with absolute certainty that New York State has more leaves than anyone else, we can say that we believe New York's foliage bounty and beauty make it the most desirable autumn travel destination for "Leaf Peepers" nationwide. And it is a fact that New York State has almost as many acres of ...

25th Annual Rustic Furniture Fair at the Adirondack Museum

Aug 21, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

wayne-ignatuk.jpgBlue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - Join the Adirondack Museum for the Rustic Furniture Fair on Saturday, September 8 and Sunday, September 9.  Renowned artisans from throughout the United States will showcase and sell their one-of-a-kind pieces of furniture, furnishings, and artwork. The show will be open from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Visitors interested in an ...

Silent films take the screen this fall at Dryden Theatre

Aug 21, 2012 by I Love New York Staff

“The Big Parade,” 1925Series features actors Gloria Swanson, Douglas Fairbanks, and John Gilbert and directors Cecil B. DeMille, D. W. Griffith, and King Vidor, plus many Eastman House restorations Rochester, N.Y. - The Artist's massive commercial success may have brought silent film into prominence again, but at Eastman House, it has always been one of the cornerstones of Dryden Theatre programs. Experience the ...
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