The Beat http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/ Category - Spring Fri, 06 May 2016 03:36:23 GMT Roseland Wake Park To Open For Season 2 Friday, April 29th! http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/29/Roseland-Wake-Park-To-Open-For-Season-2-Friday-April-29th-/8242/ Canandaigua, NY (April 28, 2016) -  Friday, April 29th, will mark the start of the second season for Roseland Wake Park, the only cable wake boarding park in the Northeast. "Guests visited from all over the Northeast and Canada last summer to take advantage of this unique watersports attraction", comments wake park manager, Kyle Dickman. Wake boarders from Maine have indicated that they will be visiting on opening weekend. Ten year old Ashlyn Overland, from Port Jervis, NY, a four hour one-way drive, plans to attend opening weekend as well. Ashlyn's parents brought her to the wake park almost every weekend last summer. They would spend two nights at local lodging during each visit. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/29/Roseland-Wake-Park-To-Open-For-Season-2-Friday-April-29th-/8242/ Discover Colonial Schenectady Walking Tour Set for May 7 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/27/Discover-Colonial-Schenectady-Walking-Tour-Set-for-May-7/8239/ 10 a.m. at the Schenectady County Historical Society, 32 Washington Ave. Schenectady, NY 12305 Schenectady, N.Y. - Explore the Stockade Historic District's fascinating colonial history, culture, and architecture with our Discover Colonial Schenectady walking tour! Travel back in time with us to the founding of the colony up through the American Revolution and learn about the characters and events that formed this historic community. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/27/Discover-Colonial-Schenectady-Walking-Tour-Set-for-May-7/8239/ Finger Lakes Sweet Treat Trail Kick-Off May 6 at Theater Mack http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/25/Finger-Lakes-Sweet-Treat-Trail-Kick-Off-May-6-at-Theater-Mack/8237/ Cayuga County, N.Y. - The 2016 Finger Lakes Sweet Treat Trail Tasty Tour will kick-off on May 6th from 5 - 8 pm at Theater Mack behind the Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee Street, Auburn as part of First Friday, a community open house coordinated by the Auburn Downtown BID. This farmer's market style event is free and family-friendly, offering samples and tastings of locally produced baked goods, jams & jellies, honey and maple syrup from many of the 21 sweet spots on the Trail. Mon, 25 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/25/Finger-Lakes-Sweet-Treat-Trail-Kick-Off-May-6-at-Theater-Mack/8237/ Orange County Summer Calendar is Filled with Festivals http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/19/Orange-County-Summer-Calendar-is-Filled-with-Festivals/8231/ Orange County, NY is the destination for outdoor family fun! Orange County, N.Y. - Orange County, NY is sure to be a destination of choice for day trippers and weekenders looking for fun outdoor festivals this summer. From live music and craft vendors to road races and even an airshow, each event offers a unique opportunity to experience all this scenic Hudson Valley county has to offer. Tue, 19 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/19/Orange-County-Summer-Calendar-is-Filled-with-Festivals/8231/ Trevor Noah, Lewis Black, and Brian Regan Headline 2016 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival In Jamestown http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/13/Trevor-Noah-Lewis-Black-and-Brian-Regan-Headline-2016-Lucille-Ball-Comedy-Festival-In-Jamestown/8222/ National Comedy Center Announces Festival Lineup, Update On National Museum of Comedy, Tickets for 4-day Festival go on Sale May 4 Jamestown, N.Y. - National Comedy Center, Inc., the first cultural institution dedicated entirely to the celebration of comedy, announces the lineup for the 2016 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, August 4-7, in Jamestown, NY. Headlining this year's festival is Comedy Central's "Daily Show" host Trevor Noah, the king of the rant Lewis Black, and one of this country's premier comedians, Brian Regan. Festival highlights also include a moderated discussion with the Farrelly Brothers and Kliph Nesteroff, the critically-acclaimed Story Pirates kids-comedy troupe, and Comedy Late Night. Wed, 13 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/13/Trevor-Noah-Lewis-Black-and-Brian-Regan-Headline-2016-Lucille-Ball-Comedy-Festival-In-Jamestown/8222/ Schoharie Watershed Month Committee Announces Fifth Annual Student/Amateur Art Exhibit http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/6/Schoharie-Watershed-Month-Committee-Announces-Fifth-Annual-Student-Amateur-Art-Exhibit/8221/ Hunter, N.Y. - The Schoharie Watershed Month Committee is pleased to announce the Fifth Annual Student/Amateur Art Exhibit, including photography, canvas art, sculpture, and film, opening reception on May 1st, 2016 12 noon-2 PM at the Doctorow Center located on Main Street, Hunter, NY. Wed, 06 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/6/Schoharie-Watershed-Month-Committee-Announces-Fifth-Annual-Student-Amateur-Art-Exhibit/8221/ Turning Stone Celebrates Lodge Earning Prestigious Forbes Four Star Award http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/5/Turning-Stone-Celebrates-Lodge-Earning-Prestigious-Forbes-Four-Star-Award/8220/ In honor of The Lodge earning the Forbes Four Star Award, Turning Stone's luxury hotel will offer an exclusive four-star twist on a classic cocktail and an award-themed turndown service Oneida Nation Homelands (April 5, 2016) - Turning Stone Resort Casino is celebrating an accolade-filled start to 2016. In honor of The Lodge earning the Forbes Four Star Award from Forbes Travel Guide, the global authority on luxury travel, Turning Stone today hosted a special recognition ceremony to honor employees of the resort's elegant Adirondack-style, all-suite hotel. At the recognition ceremony, Oneida Nation Representative and Nation Enterprises CEO Ray Halbritter commended employees for their dedication to creating an unparalleled and memorable guest experience, which accounts for 70 percent of the Forbes Four Star Award rating. Tue, 05 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/5/Turning-Stone-Celebrates-Lodge-Earning-Prestigious-Forbes-Four-Star-Award/8220/ “Eastman Entertains” Tablescape Display at the George Eastman Museum May 3–8 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/5/-Eastman-Entertains-Tablescape-Display-at-the-George-Eastman-Museum-May-3-8/8219/ One-week display on view through Mother's Day Rochester, N.Y. - Experience the elegant atmosphere of George Eastman's home like you've never seen it before. The George Eastman Museum presents Eastman Entertains, a one-week-only opportunity, Tuesday, May 3, through Sunday, May 8. Tue, 05 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/5/-Eastman-Entertains-Tablescape-Display-at-the-George-Eastman-Museum-May-3-8/8219/ Sweet ‘16 Maple Weekends Continue in Lewis County April 2-3; Take a Bus to Some Sites http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/21/Sweet-16-Maple-Weekends-Continue-in-Lewis-County-April-2-3-Take-a-Bus-to-Some-Sites/8210/ Croghan, N.Y. -- The sweet enjoyment of Maple Weekends continues in Lewis County on April 2-3 with sugarbush tours, sap boiling demonstrations, syrup tasting, all kinds of maple confections, and pancake breakfast at the American Maple Museum and North American Maple Hall of Fame in Lewis County. Maple Weekends enthusiasts will find sugarhouses open from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday and can take advantage of three Lewis County Public Transportation buses to some sites. Mon, 21 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/21/Sweet-16-Maple-Weekends-Continue-in-Lewis-County-April-2-3-Take-a-Bus-to-Some-Sites/8210/ Mild Weather Draws Visitors to Outdoor Destinations http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/18/Mild-Weather-Draws-Visitors-to-Outdoor-Destinations/8207/ Parks, Wineries and historic sites offer plenty to do in Orange County, NY this spring Orange County, N.Y. - As the weather becomes warmer and the leaves return to the trees, it's the perfect time to spend a day or weekend in Orange County, NY. There are outdoor destinations to meet the tastes of everyone from history buffs to wine connoisseurs, art lovers to nature enthusiasts. Fri, 18 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/18/Mild-Weather-Draws-Visitors-to-Outdoor-Destinations/8207/