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Category - The Adirondacks

22nd Annual Ticonderoga Area Car Show Taking Place Aug. 3

Jul 10, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

2013 Best of Show CarTiconderoga, N.Y. - The 22nd Annual Ticonderoga Area Car Show will be held Sunday, August 3, 2014 in Ticonderoga's Bicentennial Park from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM. There will be a variety of awards given out including Best of Show Car, Best of Show Truck, Best of Show Motorcycle, Best of Show Display, 1 Super Wheels Prize Package, Chambers Choice, Fans Choice, Most Radical Engine, Best Color Scheme, Favorite Antique, and Best Work In Progress. In addition Top 25 and Fabulous 50 awards will be given. The show is a judged show and a "SuperWheels Showdown" Qualifier. The first 150 people registered will receive a dash plaque and there will be a variety of special giveaways for pre-registered vehicles.

Winter Sports Capital of the World brings you Extreme Tubing this Summer

Jul 3, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Exteme Tubing at Olympic Jumping ComplexLake Placid, N.Y. --- If you're seeking excitement this summer, the Olympic Jumping Complex, in Lake Placid, N.Y. has you covered with extreme tubing.  Hop in and hold on as you rocket down the landing hills of the 20 meter, 48 meter and 90 meter ski jumps, approaching speeds of 50 miles-per-hour.

Beginning Saturday, July 5, extreme tubing will be available Tuesday through Saturday from 3:30-6:30 p.m.  Additional hours are also being offered Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from noon- 2 p.m.

2014 Ticonderoga Area Farmers’ Market Begins July 5

Jun 27, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Ticonderoga, N.Y. - The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the 2014 Ticonderoga Area Farmers' Market will begin on Saturday, July 5th from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. on Route 9N, Southwest of the Liberty Monument. Sponsored by the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, AmeriCorps for the Adirondacks and Inter-Lakes Health, the market is a NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets FMNP (Farmers' Market Nutrition Program) approved market accepting checks/coupons.

Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa receives AAA Four Diamond Award for 30th straight year

Jun 27, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

AAA Presentation - Mirror Lake InnThe View Restaurant is Four Diamond acclaimed for the 7th consecutive year

Lake Placid, N.Y. - At a presentation Thursday afternoon (June 19), AAA Northway President and CEO James Phelps presented Ed and Lisa Weibrecht, owners of Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa, with the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award for the 30th year in a row.

The time-honored property dates back to the 1920s. It is the second longest running AAA Four Diamond property in the entire state, behind just The Carlyle in Manhattan. In addition, The View Restaurant, located inside the hotel, collected the Four Diamond achievement for the seventh straight year.

Fort Ticonderoga Specialty Tours Offered this Summer

Jun 27, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Guns by NightTiconderoga, N.Y. - Immerse yourself in the epic history and incredible natural beauty at Fort Ticonderoga with richly informative and entertaining guided specialty tours this summer. Thrill at the power of artillery during Guns by Night tour; discover the History Within the Walls in the 1826 Historic Pavilion house tour; walk in the steps of great generals during the Armchair General tour; and discover the legends of the past while taking part in the Garrison Ghost Tour. All prices are in addition to Fort Ticonderoga admission and advanced purchase is required. Space is limited for tours. To learn more about our specialty tours visit www.fortticonderoga.org or call 518-585-2821.

Fort Ticonderoga to Announce Economic Impact

Jun 27, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Fort TiconderogaImportant Announcement to Take Place July 1 at Mars Education Center

Ticonderoga, N.Y. - Fort Ticonderoga will make a major announcement regarding the cultural destination's economic impact on the region and New York State on July 1 at 1pm at the Deborah Clarke Mars Education Center located at Fort Ticonderoga. The meeting will take place at 1pm. Call (518) 585-2821 or (518) 472-0060 for press pass or more details.

Featured speakers at the major announcement will include New York State Senator Betty Little; Garry Douglas, President and CEO of the North Country Chamber of Commerce; James McKenna, President and CEO of the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism; and Bill Grinnell, Ticonderoga Town Supervisor.

The Wild Center Presents Art in the Park

Jun 24, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Monday Morning Beginning Artists Series

Tupper Lake, N.Y. - Art enables us to experience nature - including the Adirondack Park - from a fresh perspective. Drawing and painting refines our observation skills and helps us notice new details like the purple-green scales on a fish or the unique way a flower unfurls its petals in the morning sunlight. Scientists and explorers have used art throughout the ages to open their eyes to the wonders of the natural world. Every Monday morning in July and August, The Wild Center will host a two-hour adult beginner art classes taught by Wild Center staff and local guest artists. Ages 15 and up are welcome for each class. Classes are from 9am until 11am.

The Lake George Area of New York Offers Family-Friendly Fun All Summer Long

Jun 24, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Journey, Explore and Experience Adirondack Events, Attractions & More

Lake George, N.Y. - The summer travel season is in full swing in New York's Lake George Area, offering a full calendar of family-friendly festivals, natural attractions and exciting activities close to home.

A summer vacation with the family should be an experience to remember long after your suitcases are unpacked. Get away to the Lake George Area, just an hour north of the Capital Region for a small-town feel with big mountain experiences. From artistic exhibitions to scenic train rides, summer wouldn't be complete without a trip to the Lake George Area

2014 Best 4th In The North Schedule Announced

Jun 19, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Ticonderoga, N.Y. - The Best 4th In The North Committee is pleased to announce the schedule for the 2014 Best 4th In The North Celebration in Ticonderoga, NY. The 2014 Best 4th In The North Celebration will take place July 1-5, 2014 with a grand fireworks display, parade, the Montcalm Mile, as well as a variety of live music, food, vendors, rides, games, and much more throughout the five day celebration.

Isles to Icons – NY’s Adirondack Campgrounds Offer Adventure & Family-Friendly Options

Jun 12, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Adirondack Region, N.Y. - Whether it's on your bucket or your ‘I'm-not-too-sure-about-this' list, camping is a must for summer adventure in the Adirondacks. Luckily, New York's six-million-acre park provides hundreds of campgrounds, each offering unique amenities, breathtaking views and access to endless opportunities for fun and entertainment.

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