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Posts from April 2018

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You know the old saying: April showers bring fun May events...right? Well, that’s what we say, anyway, because May is packed with so many great things to do in New York State. Below are a few of the events, festivals, and experiences happening all over the state that make for perfect outings while the weather is still in its springtime sweet spot.

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Baseball season is in full swing and there’s no better place to experience it than New York State. Cooperstown is home base to America’s pastime with the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, where you can take your little sluggers to the Hall of Fame Classic on May 26 or Hall of Fame Induction Weekend from July 27 to July 30.

Strong National Museum of Play

We know it’s no easy task keeping kids entertained and satisfied on trips, which is what makes the city of Rochester a jackpot for parents searching for the perfect family vacation. Beyond what is sure to become one of your kids’ favorite museums, the Strong National Museum of Play, the city is rich in interactive activities and fun destinations that will foster family-bonding and appetites for exploration.

Animal Adventure Park

With a diverse food scene (including “Spiedies”, a city specialty), a history of technological innovation that shines through today in many of its attractions, and charming carousels that will make you feel all of the nostalgia, Binghamton is a happening place that fosters creativity and exploration. “Bing” is also a convenient base to visit the winner of 2018’s I LOVE NEW YORK Bracket: Animal Adventure Park! Read on for a jam-packed family weekend getaway.