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Scare Parks and Haunted Farms Attract Thrill Seekers from Afar

Oct 21, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

Corn Estate Haunted HouseOrange County, NY is the destination for spine-chilling fun this Halloween season

Orange County, N.Y. - Orange County, N.Y. is home to some of the scariest Halloween attractions in America. Historically, tens of thousands of people from as far away as Philadelphia, Boston and Connecticut make the trip to these Hudson Valley haunts to be horrified. This year, old favorites are promising a more extreme experience than ever, and a new scare park is making its inaugural debut.

"Some of the most frightening Halloween attractions in the nation are right here in Orange County, NY," said Orange County Tourism Director Susan Hawvermale. "Our scare parks and haunted farms are not for the faint of heart, but blood-curdling excitement is just what thrill seekers are longing for this time of the year."

Wild Center to Officially Open Wild Walk July 4

Jul 1, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

Tupper Lake, N.Y. - It's been in development for eight years, and built three times. At 10:00 in the morning on July 4th it will officially open. The public will be able to walk, or wheel, over the quarter mile trip up and back over the Walk's series of bridges and platforms. The elevated trail has already been dubbed "the Highline of the Forest," after New York City's iconic park on a converted rail line that takes millions of New Yorkers on a trip through the city, 30-feet off the ground.

MEDIA ALERT: Destiny USA’s Winter Fun Day Pass Extended

Feb 19, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

Destiny USA's Day Pass allows families to play at four entertainment venues for one low price The pass will now be redeemable until March 21st


Syracuse, N.Y. - Destiny USA's Winter Fun Day Pass is now redeemable until Saturday, March 21st. The three week extension from its original end date of February 28 will allow guests to utilize the 24 hour pass and enjoy a fun-filled day at Destiny USA's entertainment venues, while saving money.

The Winter Fun Day Pass allows guests to receive admission into four of 11 participating entertainment venues at one low cost.

WonderWorks Destiny Offers Admission Discount for its Two Year Anniversary

Nov 6, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

WonderWorksSyracuse, N.Y. - WonderWorks will celebrate its second birthday on Sunday,N ovember 9th and is inviting guests to celebrate too! From the hour of 2:00pm - 2:59pm, visitors will be given two dollars off their admission.

"The past two years have been a great experience here in Syracuse and we're excited to continue to bring this unique, fun experience to our regional and international guests here at Destiny USA, Ashlee Trautner, Sales Manager at WonderWorks, stated. "Our $2.00 is our way of saying thank you to all of our guests for checking us out and seeing what we are all about."

Boardwalk Arcade Opens at The Strong Museum on May 24

Apr 30, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Boardwalk Arcade - Strong MuseumRochester, N.Y. - Step right up! Celebrate arcade amusements in all their beeping, blipping, vibrant glory at Boardwalk Arcade, an original, summertime exhibit back by popular demand and opening at The Strong® National Museum of Play® on Saturday, May 24. Step into a scene reminiscent of 19th- and early 20th-century resorts such as Coney Island and Atlantic City, where Americans from across the nation flocked for good old summertime fun.

Northeast Riders and INT Host The Inaugural WWA Sanctioned New York State Wakeboarding Competition at Roseland Waterpark

Jul 23, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

roseland-water-park.JPGCanandaigua, N.Y. -  Wake Jam 2013, presented by Northeast Riders, New York INT League, and Roseland Waterpark, will be the first ever WWA Sanctioned New York State Wakeboarding Event.  The event will take place on Saturday and Sunday, July 27 & 28, 2013.  The event will feature two days of Wakeboarding Competition and Clinic for riders of all ages and skill levels on the glassy Muar Lake ...

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 ...

Roseland Waterpark Opening Tomorrow, June 22, for 13th Season

Jun 21, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

roseland-water-park-3.JPGCanandaigua, N.Y. - Roseland Waterpark will leap into summer celebrating its 13h season on Saturday, June 22nd.  Marketing Director, Drew Broderick, remarked, "We're excited that Opening Day is almost here.  Our staff has done a great job of getting Roseland Waterpark ready to go for Saturday".  For adult guests, Roseland Waterpark is a beautifully landscaped oasis, a stone's throw from ...

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