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New York State Adds New Festivals to its Roster of Favorites this Summer

Apr 22, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

iloveny-stack1.jpgCatch a concert under the stars, experience the thrill of a historical reenactment or try something totally new at one of the hundreds of festivals across New York State this summer Albany, NY - Those looking for a break from the ordinary this summer need look no further than New York State. From the quirky to the sublime, hundreds of events across the Empire State offer the chance to become ...

Arts and Culture Take Center Stage in New York State

Apr 17, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

nys-museum-week-pth.JPGPath Through History Weekends (June 1-2 &7-8) and Museum Week (June 10 -16) make it fun and easy to visit arts and culture venues across the State  Albany, N.Y. - One of the best times to discover the state's world-class art collections and leading museums, ranging from glass to vintage toys, is during New York State Museum Week, June 10-16.  Museums across the state will feature special ...

Celebrate Earth Day In New York State, Naturally

Apr 10, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

iloveny-stack.jpgWith the Largest U.S. Park in the Lower 48 and Vast Areas Where Only Stars Light the Night, New York State Has a Long Tradition of Environmentalism Albany, N.Y. - What better place to celebrate Earth Day than somewhere with no light pollution, no building towering over the forest canopy, no cell phone towers or fast food restaurants, and not much that moves faster than a horse? Head for New ...

Catch a Fish, Savor Seasonal Flavors, Spot a UFO … It’s Springtime in New York!

Apr 8, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

ilnylogo_stakt-hires.jpgAlbany, N.Y. - As spring spreads its warmth across New York State, festivals and activities celebrating the state's bounty, outdoor attractions and heritage are sprouting up. New York State ranks among the top wine, fruit, dairy and berry producing states in the nation, and farms, wineries and breweries across the state are increasingly opening their doors to visitors. Factor in its protected ...

ESD Announces Gavin Landry as Executive Director of Tourism Division

Apr 1, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Empire State Development (ESD) today announced that Gavin Landry has joined ESD as the Executive Director of its Tourism Division. Mr. Landry’s appointment comes at a time of continued tourism growth across New York State, and amidst the launch of a series of new tourism initiatives by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo.Albany, N.Y. - Empire State Development (ESD) today announced that Gavin Landry has joined ESD as the Executive Director of its Tourism Division. Mr. Landry's appointment comes at a time of continued tourism growth across New York State, and amidst the launch of a series of new tourism initiatives by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo.   "Under Governor Cuomo's leadership, the tourism industry is growing ...

Geocaching, Zombie Hunting And Simulated Space Flight Among New Activities Coming to New York State This Spring

Mar 22, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

ilnylogo_stakt-hires.jpgOther new developments include the recently opened Bocuse Restaurant at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park Albany, N.Y. --- Spring is the season of renewal and rebirth - and that is certainly true in New York State, with new activities, attractions, lodgings and restaurants as well as interesting renovations and restorations across the state. What follows is a sampling of our ...

From Thrilling Adventures to Serene Spa Treatments, New York State is Big on Fun for Girlfriend Getaways

Feb 14, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

iloveny-stack.jpgAlbany, N.Y. - From shopping at one of the world's largest malls to getting a taste of Olympic speed in Lake Placid, winter in New York State offers plenty of ways for female friends and family to spend quality time together and have fun. Whether you're celebrating a milestone birthday or new job, need to recharge, or just want to relax and reconnect, you're sure to find the perfect getaway in ...

Celebrate Black History in New York State

Jan 31, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

iloveny-stack1.jpgTravel the Underground Railroad; "Meet" Enslaved Africans, Abolitionists, Civil Rights Activists and Jazz Pioneers Albany, N.Y. -- On the eve of Black History Month, New York State today announced the celebration of its Civil Rights and Underground Railroad sites. New York State offers a special window into African American history and American culture as it was a center for 19th century ...

More Reasons Than Ever to Visit New York State This Winter

Jan 22, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

iloveny-stack.jpgSpecial Offers and Exciting Events for Outdoor Sports and Indoor Fun Throughout the State Albany, N.Y. - Wondering where to go this winter? New York State has something for everyone.  The state has both the nation's largest city and more state-designated wilderness land than any state (except Alaska). Its vacation regions are lauded as some of the most scenic and beautiful in the world, ...

Orbitz and I LOVE NEW YORK Launch Online Video Series, "Orbitz Originals: New York State"

Jan 7, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

ny_orbitzoriginals_hdr_120312.jpgCampaign Harnesses the Power of Online Video to Inspire Travelers and Drive Travel Bookings

Albany, N.Y. - Leading online travel company Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE: OWW) and Empire State Development, New York's chief economic development agency which administers the world-famous I LOVE NEW YORK tourism program, have launched a seven-part online video series, "Orbitz Originals: New York State," ...

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