The Beat Category - The Adirondacks Thu, 26 Nov 2015 06:57:54 GMT The Adirondack Museum Joins In “Giving Tuesday” – Dec. 1 Support the museum during this nation-wide day of charitable giving Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - Following the museum's Black Friday and Small Business Saturday events on Nov. 27 and 28, #GivingTuesday, (Dec. 1) presents an opportunity to give back, and join in the national celebration of charitable giving. This special day of giving demonstrates the collective power of individuals, communities, and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Fri, 20 Nov 2015 07:00:00 GMT Stroll, Skate and Celebrate in December! Lake Placid Holiday Village Stroll: A Festive Annual Adirondack Tradition Lake Placid, Adirondacks, USA - The Adirondack alpine village of Lake Placid invites all to experience a festive start to the season as it hosts the 7th Annual Holiday Village Stroll, complete with holiday shopping, family fun, arts and entertainment from Friday, Dec. 11 through Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 07:00:00 GMT Annual Holiday Shopping & Dining Night – Think Local! Ticonderoga, NY - November 16, 2015 - The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce in coordination with area businesses will host the annual Holiday Shopping & Dining Night on Friday, December 4th as part of the 6th Annual Ticonderoga Area North Country Christmas Celebration. Shopping and Dining Night is an opportunity to take advantage of great specials and promotions. Support Ticonderoga Area Businesses, listen to live music and get into the holiday spirit. Mon, 16 Nov 2015 07:00:00 GMT 6th Annual Ticonderoga Area North Country Christmas Ticonderoga, NY - November 3, 2015 - The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce in coordination with area businesses and organizations will host the 6th Annual Ticonderoga Area North Country Christmas Celebration from Friday, November 27th through Sunday, December 6th, 2015. The celebration will kick off with events such as Small Business Saturday and the arrival of the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train, as well as include new events like the Holiday Farmers' Market. Fri, 06 Nov 2015 07:00:00 GMT The Most Wonderful Time Awaits in the Adirondacks of Northern New York Family-Friendly Holiday Events, Activities & More in the Adirondack Mountains ADIRONDACK REGION, NY (November 3, 2015) - Winter comes early in the Adirondack Mountains, and with it, the promise of holiday festivities guaranteed to turn any Scrooge or Grinch into a Saint Nick or Rudolph. Throughout the holiday season, the Adirondacks are quiet and snow-covered, providing the perfect winter getaway for families or couples looking to enjoy ice-skating, horse-drawn sleigh rides, and relaxing evenings in front of the fire with a seasonal cocktail. Tue, 03 Nov 2015 07:00:00 GMT TACC Information Continues To Change Ticonderoga, N.Y. - September 8, 2015 - The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) Information Booth located in Moses Circle plays an important role in providing area information to visitors when the Chamber Office is not open and it continues to see much needed improvements. Tue, 08 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT Best Rides for Leaf Peeping in the 1000 Islands & Adirondacks Motorcycle-Friendly Attractions Offer Foliage Festivals & Tours Northern New York (August 31, 2015) - Fall in Northern New York is a festival of colors, offering fun events and plenty of roadways ideal for leaf peeping, whether by motorcycle or on a quick break during a scenic drive touring New York's historic attractions. In the 1000 Islands Region, autumn's brilliant foliage is set against the beauty of the St. Lawrence River and Lake Ontario to the north and west, and the foothills of the Adirondacks to the east, offering motorcycle routes with spectacular views in every direction. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT 4 Reasons to Take a Scenic Train Ride through the Adirondacks Adirondack Region, N.Y. - The Saratoga North Creek Railway offers whimsy and delight aboard scenic train rides this summer and fall, including an Oktoberfest-inspired fall extravaganza and plenty of beautiful scenery to ooh and aaah at from the sumptuous comfort of a train. Experience the romance of the rails as you whizz through the most breathtaking scenery in New York State. Need another good reason to make the train part of your next Adirondack getaway? Here are four: Mon, 10 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT Dog Days of Summer - Pet-Friendly Hotels, Activities & Adventures in New York’s Adirondack Park Adirondack Region, N.Y. - The Adirondacks are one of the top pet-friendly destinations in the Northeast for a number of reasons, namely, the sheer variety of lakes and ponds for swimming in, trails for hiking on, and pet-friendly outposts for staying at offering complimentary treats and even comfier beds. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT The Hyde Collection Partners With a Local Community Organization To Fight Hunger Glens Falls, N.Y. - Now through August 31, visitors of The Hyde Collection can help build a community art exhibit, Art CAN Help, in support of local hunger relief efforts. Throughout the summer, the Museum is accepting donations of canned goods with the purpose of creating an installation in celebration of the famous Andy Warhol soup can image. At the close of the exhibit, the canned goods will be donated to the Family Service Association of Glens Falls, a non-profit agency that provides services and support to families in crisis. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT