The Beat http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/ Category - Winter Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:26:14 GMT Irish Eyes Love Orange County, N.Y. http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/27/Irish-Eyes-Love-Orange-County-N-Y-/8065/ The Hudson Valley's Orange County is truly green in March with all of its great Irish events Hudson Valley/Orange County, N.Y. - The leprechauns have put together a great collection of Irish events in Orange County, a true pot of gold at the end of the rainbow! Great Irish entertainment starts at Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center on March 4 at 7:30pm when "Rhythm of the Dance" takes to the stage. The National Dance Company of Ireland, featuring The Young Irish Tenors, will amaze you with their dazzling steps, original and classic Irish songs, and magical and mystical dancing. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/27/Irish-Eyes-Love-Orange-County-N-Y-/8065/ Winona Forest 35th Anniversary Tourathon Set for this Saturday in Winona Forest http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/24/Winona-Forest-35th-Anniversary-Tourathon-Set-for-this-Saturday-in-Winona-Forest/8059/ Mannsville, N.Y. - It's been a long cold winter so far, but conditions are the best we have had in the last 10 years for this weekend's event! There's plenty happening in snow sports in Winona and a record number of people are taking part. Considered a premiere event in upstate NY, the 35th Winona Forest Tourathon, which takes place this Saturday, is an annual event but only one of many that are being held in Winona Forest this season. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/24/Winona-Forest-35th-Anniversary-Tourathon-Set-for-this-Saturday-in-Winona-Forest/8059/ The Chocolate Expo Returns to Long Island's Cradle of Aviation Museum http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/23/The-Chocolate-Expo-Returns-to-Long-Island-s-Cradle-of-Aviation-Museum/8055/ New York's largest chocolate event to feature 75+ vendors, plus chocolate demonstrations by celebrity chefs Garden City, N.Y. - The Chocolate Expo, New York's largest chocolate event, will return for the fourth consecutive year to Long Island's Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, NY, on Sunday, March 1, 2015, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. At The Chocolate Expo, attendees will get to taste, purchase, celebrate and otherwise indulge in delicious gourmet chocolates, baked goods, specialty foods, gelato, cheeses, wines and much more from over 75 local and regional vendors, while touring one of the largest air and space museums in the world. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/23/The-Chocolate-Expo-Returns-to-Long-Island-s-Cradle-of-Aviation-Museum/8055/ MEDIA ALERT: Country duo, Love & Theft to perform at Toby Keith’s http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/19/MEDIA-ALERT-Country-duo-Love-Theft-to-perform-at-Toby-Keith-s/8052/ Syracuse, N.Y. - Country crooners Stephen Barker Liles and Eric Gunderson made their chart debut in 2009 as ‘Love & Theft' with ‘Runaway'. In 2011, the duo hit the Top 40 with singles including ‘Runnin' out of Air,' ‘If You Ever Get Lonely' and ‘Angel Eyes.' Thu, 19 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/19/MEDIA-ALERT-Country-duo-Love-Theft-to-perform-at-Toby-Keith-s/8052/ Indian Composer A.R. Rahman to Attend World Premiere of ‘Jai Ho,’ New Documentary About His Career http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/19/Indian-Composer-A-R-Rahman-to-Attend-World-Premiere-of-Jai-Ho-New-Documentary-About-His-Career/8051/ Screening followed by conversation with Rahman and Scott Foundas Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 7:00 p.m. Astoria, N.Y. - Indian super-star musician and composer A. R. Rahman, best known in the United States for his Academy Award-, Golden Globe-, and Grammy-winning score for Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire, will appear in person for the world premiere of Jai Ho, a new documentary ... Thu, 19 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/19/Indian-Composer-A-R-Rahman-to-Attend-World-Premiere-of-Jai-Ho-New-Documentary-About-His-Career/8051/ Aliens Come to Schenectady http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/19/Aliens-Come-to-Schenectady/8050/ Mabee Farm Historic Site Kicks Off Science Fiction Exhibit with Reading from Celebrated Writer, Barry B. Longyear Rotterdam Junction, N.Y. - The Mabee Farm Historic Site, part of the Schenectady County Historical Society, will open its new exhibit, "It Came From Schenectady: Science Fiction in the Capital Region" on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. with a reception and book talk and signing featuring award-winning science-fiction author Barry B. Longyear. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/19/Aliens-Come-to-Schenectady/8050/ Museum of the Moving Image Presents “Matthew Weiner’s Mad Men” http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/18/Museum-of-the-Moving-Image-Presents-Matthew-Weiner-s-Mad-Men-/8048/ Exhibition Reveals The Creative Process Behind One Of Television's Most Celebrated Dramas March 14-June 14, 2015 Astoria, N.Y. - Mad Men, one of the most acclaimed television series of all time, will be the subject of a major new exhibition opening at Museum of the Moving Image on March 14, 2015. Just days after the exhibition opens, Matthew Weiner, the show's creator, writer, and executive producer will appear at the Museum on March 20 for a conversation about the creation and production of the series. This appearance kicks off Required Viewing: Mad Men's Movie Influences, a ten-film series featuring movies curated by Weiner-including The Apartment, Les Bonnes Femmes, and The Americanization of Emily-that inspired the series, from March 14 to April 26. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/18/Museum-of-the-Moving-Image-Presents-Matthew-Weiner-s-Mad-Men-/8048/ Civil War Lecture at Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/12/Civil-War-Lecture-at-Philipse-Manor-Hall-State-Historic-Site/8043/ Robert Spiegelman wlll Focus on New York's Role in Conflict  Yonkers, N.Y. - Robert Spiegelman, President of Real-View Media LLC and a Doctor of Sociology at several campuses of the City University of New York, will present his lecture, New York's Civil and Uncivil War: From the Slave Trade and Monuments to the "Gangs of New York" at Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site in downtown Yonkers. The lecture will take place on Thursday, March 12th at 7:00 PM. Thu, 12 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/12/Civil-War-Lecture-at-Philipse-Manor-Hall-State-Historic-Site/8043/ Stamp Collecting Presentation Scheduled for Feb. 21 http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/12/Stamp-Collecting-Presentation-Scheduled-for-Feb-21/8041/ Utica, N.Y. - Philatilist William Arthur shares his 40+ years of stamp collecting experience through this special presentation, which complements a new Utica Stamp Club exhibit at the society. This program takes place in the society's main gallery on Saturday, February 21, starting at 1PM. Thu, 12 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/12/Stamp-Collecting-Presentation-Scheduled-for-Feb-21/8041/ Hearts and Flowers in the Hudson Valley http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/6/Hearts-and-Flowers-in-the-Hudson-Valley/8033/ Orange County has romantic getaways for Valentine's Day and beyond Hudson Valley/ Orange County, N.Y. - Love is in the air and romantics will be head over heels with Orange County's variety of full service hotels, charming B&Bs, and fascinating destinations. Special packages are available throughout the year, but the ones that Cupid has devised are particularly unique! Fri, 06 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/thebeat/post/2015/6/Hearts-and-Flowers-in-the-Hudson-Valley/8033/