The Beat http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/ Category - Thousand Islands-Seaway Fri, 01 Jul 2016 06:11:49 GMT North Country Show Features Miniature Quilts Auction to Benefit Breast Cancer Patients: June 3-5 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/17/North-Country-Show-Features-Miniature-Quilts-Auction-to-Benefit-Breast-Cancer-Patients-June-3-5/8248/ Clayton, N.Y. - The June 3-5, 2016 North Country Quilting Guild Biennial Quilt Show in Clayton, in the 1000 Islands region of New York State, will feature a silent auction of more than 60 miniature quilts made by quilters from across the Northern, Adirondack and Central NY regions. Tue, 17 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/17/North-Country-Show-Features-Miniature-Quilts-Auction-to-Benefit-Breast-Cancer-Patients-June-3-5/8248/ Clayton/1000 Islands Region to Host Empire State Tourism Conference May 2-4 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/25/Clayton-1000-Islands-Region-to-Host-Empire-State-Tourism-Conference-May-2-4/8192/ Clayton, N.Y. (February 24, 2016) - The New York State Tourism Industry Association (NYSTIA) announced today that it will host the 2016 Empire State Tourism Conference, along with I Love NY, this coming May 2-4 at the 1000 Islands Harbor Hotel in Clayton. Thu, 25 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/25/Clayton-1000-Islands-Region-to-Host-Empire-State-Tourism-Conference-May-2-4/8192/ ABM Announces 2016 Event Dates http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/ABM-Announces-2016-Event-Dates/8175/ Clayton. N.Y. - The Antique Boat Museum (ABM), North America's premier freshwater nautical museum based in Clayton, NY, announced today the dates of its well-known traditional events to be held this coming season. A complete listing of Museum events, educational courses, and other special activities will be announced at a later date. Registration for select events will open on March 1, 2016. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2016/4/ABM-Announces-2016-Event-Dates/8175/ Lake Erie Seaway Trail Center to Host Great Shipwrecks Traveling Exhibit: Guest Speaker for Oct. 29 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/22/Lake-Erie-Seaway-Trail-Center-to-Host-Great-Shipwrecks-Traveling-Exhibit-Guest-Speaker-for-Oct-29/8135/ Hamburg, N.Y. - The Lake Erie Seaway Trail Center, 4968 Lake Shore Road Route 5, Hamburg, NY, will host the Great Shipwrecks of NY's Great Lakes Traveling Exhibit. The exhibit will be open from 10am to 4pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays starting October 30, 2015 and will run through January 2016. In a special presentation on Thursday, October 29 at 7pm at the Lake Erie Seaway Trail Center, New York Sea Grant Recreation and Tourism Specialist and Great Lakes Research Consortium Associate Director Dave White will open the exhibit with a program on The Future of NY's Maritime History: Dive the Great Lake Seaway Trail, the NYS Underwater Blueway Trail, and the National Marine Sanctuary Program. Thu, 22 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/22/Lake-Erie-Seaway-Trail-Center-to-Host-Great-Shipwrecks-Traveling-Exhibit-Guest-Speaker-for-Oct-29/8135/ Best Rides for Leaf Peeping in the 1000 Islands & Adirondacks http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/31/Best-Rides-for-Leaf-Peeping-in-the-1000-Islands-Adirondacks/8128/ 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 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/31/Best-Rides-for-Leaf-Peeping-in-the-1000-Islands-Adirondacks/8128/ Gov. Cuomo Announces More Than $4.5M in Outdoor Recreation Improvement Projects in 1000 Islands http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/5/Gov-Cuomo-Announces-More-Than-4-5M-in-Outdoor-Recreation-Improvement-Projects-in-1000-Islands/8122/ Nearly $3.6 Million in Improvements at Wellesley Island and Grass Point State Parks Now Complete Construction Begins on $1 Million Accessible Trail at Wilson Hill Wildlife Management Area Albany, N.Y.(Aug. 5) -- Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that $4.5 million projects will enhance outdoor recreation for people of all ages and abilities in the Thousand Islands Region. A roughly $3.6 million project to improve the beachfront and campgrounds of Wellesley Island and Grass Point State Parks is now complete, making the parks more attractive to visitors to these popular destinations on the St. Lawrence River in the Thousand Islands region. In addition, construction is now underway on a $1 million accessible trail at Wilson Hill Wildlife Management Area in St. Lawrence County. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/5/Gov-Cuomo-Announces-More-Than-4-5M-in-Outdoor-Recreation-Improvement-Projects-in-1000-Islands/8122/ Go Tour NY Routes Run Through Wine, Beer and BBQ Country http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/7/Go-Tour-NY-Routes-Run-Through-Wine-Beer-and-BBQ-Country/8118/ www.GoTourNY.com Features New York State Routes Through the 1000 Islands & Adirondacks Cape Vincent, N.Y. (July  7, 2015) - In the 1000 Islands and Adirondacks, the dog days of summer fade into fall with the scent of savory barbecue, the roar of a motorcycle on an open road and the sweet reward of a local brew at the end of the ride. Both regions offer an array of food and wine events located along the scenic motorcycle routes featured on www.GoTourNY.com. Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/7/Go-Tour-NY-Routes-Run-Through-Wine-Beer-and-BBQ-Country/8118/ New York State Hosts Path Through History Weekend http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/18/New-York-State-Hosts-Path-Through-History-Weekend/8113/ Father's Day Weekend, June 20-21: Events Showcase Rich New York Culture and Heritage  Albany, N.Y. - Empire State Development (ESD) announces Path Through History Weekend, June 20-21. The weekend will feature nearly 300 events at historic venues across the state. This year the Path Through History Weekend coincides with Father's Day, encouraging New Yorkers to experience historical reenactments and events, while enjoying a memorable Father's Day with friends and family. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/18/New-York-State-Hosts-Path-Through-History-Weekend/8113/ Ride the 1000 Islands Region with New Tank Maps & Routes on www.GoTourNY.com http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/29/Ride-the-1000-Islands-Region-with-New-Tank-Maps-Routes-on-www-GoTourNY-com/8099/ Motorcycling Website Features Tailored Routes with Trip Tips for NY's 1000 Islands 1000 Islands, N.Y. - For motorcyclists, the 1000 Islands offer pristine roadways and untapped adventures featuring castles, historic waterways and smooth, winding roadways through state forests and parklands. This summer, plan a motorcycling adventure through the 1000 Islands Region for an immersive, one-of-a-kind getaway and explore dozens of pristine parks and unique heritage attractions, including two castles, historic towns and summer festivals. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/29/Ride-the-1000-Islands-Region-with-New-Tank-Maps-Routes-on-www-GoTourNY-com/8099/ War of 1812 Symposium Draws Top International Historians http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/15/War-of-1812-Symposium-Draws-Top-International-Historians/8098/ Oswego, N.Y. - Register today for the Oswego International War of 1812 Symposium to learn more about the war that earned our young nation respect from around the world. The fifth annual event opens on Friday, April 17 with registration and check-in from 6 to 9 p.m. along with a meet-and-greet social and cash bar. Evening programming also includes an academic competition for students from across the U.S. who will compete for cash and prizes as well as the respect of established historians. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/15/War-of-1812-Symposium-Draws-Top-International-Historians/8098/