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Category - The Catskills

Farm Stays & Stands in the Great Northern Catskills – Shop, Stay & Play in America’s 1st Wilderness

Jul 8, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Escape to Greene County's Rural Farmland for a Deliciously Natural Summer Experience

Greene County, N.Y. - This summer, discover the roots of your food in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County and hit the road for a fresh twist on a family vacation.

Located just two hours north of New York City, Hull-O Farms in Durham offers immersive farm stays in the Catskills perfect for a summer getaway that includes enriching experiences and a variety of family-friendly attractions.

Hanford Mills Museum to Host Community Celebration June 14

Jun 2, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Hanford Mills MuseumNew Festival Showcasing Local History Offers Free Admission to All

East Meredith, N.Y. - On Saturday, June 14 from 10 am - 5 pm, Hanford Mills Museum will host a Community Celebration. This new festival, held as part of the statewide Path Through History program, features displays by the Delaware County Historical Association, the Meredith Historical Society, and the Greater Oneonta Historical Association. Museum staff will be operating the water-powered sawmill, gristmill and woodworking shop. The Fieldstone Pickers will perform and Tickled Pink BBQ will be onsite, offering lunch and snack items.

5 Worth the Drive – Great Northern Catskills of Greene County to Host Major Music Festivals

May 7, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

From Brad Paisley to the Allman Brothers - Watch Great Music in Greene County

Greene County, N.Y. - This summer, watch country music's hottest stars, bluegrass legends and jam bands perform during the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County's annual line-up of star-studded music festivals and events starting June 5.

Cook with the Royal Bride at Hanford Mills Museum

May 5, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Royal Bride - Hanford Mills MuseumEast Meredith, N.Y. - Hanford Mills Museum is offering a hand-on workshop using the Royal Bride wood-fired cook stove in the John Hanford Farmhouse. The workshop, led by Pamela Cooley, will use recipes and techniques popular in the 1920s. Participants will learn how to prepare soup, a spring chicken dish, seasonal vegetables and salad, quick bread and two special desserts. When all is ready they will savor the meal in the house's dining room.

Master, Mentor, Master: Thomas Cole & Frederic Church Exhibition Now on View

May 2, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Frederic Church, New England Landscape, 1847. Colorado Springs Fine Art Center Catskill, N.Y. -- The new exhibition of landscape masterpieces by Frederic Church and Thomas Cole is now open at the Thomas Cole Historic Site, featuring twenty artworks from 1844-1850, focusing on the early work of Church when he began studying with Cole in Catskill, New York. The exhibition includes plein air studies by Church when he was an 18-year-old apprentice as well as large, highly finished and stunningly skillful paintings that were completed just a few years later. Compare Church's work to Cole's from the same time period as they covered the same territory together.

The Catskill Golf Club is Now Open to the Public

May 1, 2014 by I Love NY Staff

Catskill Golf ClubPlay Golf on a "Pay when you Play" basis for the First Time Since 1928

 

 

 

 

 

Catskill, N.Y. - The Catskill Golf Club, a former membership course since 1928, located on Brooks Lane in Catskill, New York, is opening to the public for the first time today, May 1. Under new ownership and recently renovated, you can now "pay when you play" on one of the Hudson Valley's top 18 hole golf courses while experiencing the scenic beauty of the Northern Catskill Mountains. The pool and tennis facilities open June 1.

Spring Cycling, Hiking, Paddling and Adventure Travel in New York's Great Northern Catskills

Apr 21, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

From New Trails to Legendary Waterways - Discover Outdoor Adventure This Spring in Greene County

Greene County, N.Y. - The Great Northern Catskills of Greene County are home to a variety of spring outdoor recreation options - from challenging mountain biking trails, to the fabled haunts of Rip Van Winkle and Thomas Cole, discover new adventures just two hours north of New York City and three hours west of Boston.

3rd Annual Student/Amateur Photo-Art Exhibit Opens May 3rd in Hunter

Apr 21, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Schoharie Watershed MonthHunter, N.Y. - The Schoharie Watershed Month Committee is pleased to announce the Third Annual Student/Amateur Photo-Art Exhibit opening on May 3rd, 2014 from 2-4 PM at the Kaaterskill Fine Arts Gallery located in Hunter, NY. This student-based Amateur Art Exhibit will be open to public viewing through June 1st. The Exhibit is offered as one of a number of events being held across the Watershed region during the month of May.

Book Now & Save on a Spring Golf Getaway in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County

Mar 31, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

great-northern-catskills.JPGPlay Championship Courses and Explore America's First Vacationland Greene County, N.Y. - This spring, golf courses and resorts across the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County will celebrate the end of winter with special spring season packages and discounts on greens fees, accommodations and more.   From Mother's Day until Father's Day, and every day in between, play the Catskills and ...

The Great Northern Catskills of Greene County Offer Exciting Cultural Escapes Close to NYC

Mar 3, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

great-northern-catskills.JPGFrom Rip Van Winkle to the Hudson Valley Art Trail - Enriching Experiences Await in the Catskills Greene County, N.Y. - The Great Northern Catskills of Greene County are home to some of America's most recognizable landscapes, beloved literary characters and richest cultural enclaves - all within two hours north of New York City. Go hiking in the Catskill Park and discover the views that ...
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