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Spring Events at Holiday Valley: Sunshine and Soft Snow Leads to Zany Fun!

Feb 25, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

Holiday ValleyEllicottville, N.Y. - Springtime at Holiday Valley is the season for crazy events and fun for all. More than 11 feet of snow has already fallen this winter and that has been supplemented by excellent conditions for snowmaking and good, consistent cold temperatures. The result is a thick base of snow which will last well into April. A daily snow and weather report may be found at www.holidayvalley.com/snow-report. Soon the weather will be milder with sunshine likely and Holiday Valley has several events planned to entertain skiers, riders and spectators through the spring ski season right through - and beyond - closing day of April 5th.

Chautauqua in Bloom Celebrates the Start of Warm Weather Tours in Western New York

May 7, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Evergreen Outfitters hosts weekly guided kayaking tours on Chautauqua’s waterwaysChautauqua in Bloom, a season of learning, May 24 - June 20, 2014, celebrates the start of warm weather tours in Chautauqua County

Experiential tours provide a social and fun way to learn about the natural and cultural resources in western New York

Chautauqua, N.Y. - Tours provide a social and fun way to learn about the natural and cultural resources in western New York. Many of these experiences start during Chautauqua in Bloom, a season of learning, May 24 - June 20, 2014 and continue throughout the summer.

Holiday Valley Announces $3.7 MM in Improvements

Apr 29, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Holiday Valley Ski ResortEllicottville, N.Y. - With the successful conclusion of the 2013-14 winter season, Holiday Valley's President, Dennis Eshbaugh announced the reinvestment of $3.7 million in resort improvements. According to Eshbaugh, "One of the keys to Holiday Valley's success is that we consistently reinvest in our resort. We stay at the forefront of technology, but also keep our guests coming back because they know we work hard to make their time at Holiday Valley memorable and fun."

Headlining the projects is the installation of 54 new HKD Impulse automated snowguns.

Jay Leno, Tom Cotter to headline 2014 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival

Apr 10, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Annual comedy festival to feature musical performance by Lucie Arnaz and an attempt at breaking grape-stomping world record

Jamestown, N.Y. - The Lucy Desi Center for Comedy has announced that comedians Jay Leno and Tom Cotter will headline the 2014 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, August 6-10.

Additionally, this year's Lucille Ball Comedy Festival will feature the return of Emmy ...

Chautauqua in Bloom Celebrates Many Ways to Learn in Western New York

Apr 7, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Smithsonian magazine recently named Chautauqua, NY the Best Small Town to Visit in 2014 for the number and quality of learning opportunities available. Chautauqua in Bloom, a season of learning throughout Chautauqua County from May 24 to June 20, 2014, celebrates this 140 year-old tradition of lifelong learning with dozens of experiential workshops.

Chautauqua, N.Y. - In its third ...

Chautauqua Lake KOA receives perfect rating in national camping directory

Mar 3, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

chautauqua-lake-koa-pool.JPGGood Sam RV Travel Guide & Campground Directory puts park in top 1% of campgrounds nationwide Dewittville, N.Y. - Bill and Anita Perry, owners of Chautauqua Lake KOA, a 246-site, full service campground located in Dewittville, New York, are proud to report that they have received a perfect rating for their campground in the 2014 Good Sam RV Travel Guide & Campground Directory. Their ...

Holiday Valley Resort Opens for 2013-14 Season

Nov 26, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

holiday-valley.JPGEllicottville, N.Y. - The cold and snowy November weather combined with Holiday Valley's powerhouse snowmaking system will allow the resort to open for the 2013-14 winter season on Friday, November 29, 2013. 5 quad chairlifts and a handle tow will operate from 9:00AM to 10:00PM. We anticipate 11 or more trails will be open with terrain available for beginners through advanced skiers and ...

Find Unique Holiday Shopping on NY-PA National Scenic Byway: A Great Lakes Seaway Trail Top 11 Shopping Sampler

Nov 21, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

shopstjourney.jpgGreat Lakes Seaway Trail, NY-PA  -  As the year-end holiday frenzy begins, shoppers can find unique artisanal and mainstream buying experiences along the Great Lakes Seaway Trail National Scenic Byway that parallels the freshwater shoreline in New York and Pennsylvania. The top 11 shopping destinations suggested by tourism representatives of the 518-mile-long byway follow, moving from west to ...

10 Reasons to Visit Chautauqua County and Western New York This Winter

Nov 12, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

sleigh-ride-lakeside.JPGChautauqua, N.Y. - Chautauqua County in western New York sits directly in the path of lake effect snow storms that gather strength over Lake Erie and drop more than 200 inches of snow annually. More often than not, the holidays are welcomed with a carpet of white and the winter season becomes a frozen crystal wonderland. This pocket of precipitation is precisely why winter is a perfect time to ...

Regional Tours Highlight Colors of Chautauqua Fall Learning Festival

Oct 7, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

hooded-merganser-9268.jpgNatural history and Amish culture are just two of the regional gems highlighted during the Colors of Chautauqua fall learning festival in Chautauqua County, NY. Additional creative, culinary, and just-for-fun workshops are offered through November. Chautauqua, N.Y. - Fall foliage and harvest season set a colorful and vibrant scene for vacation and lifelong learning in Western New York. Now in ...
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