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Zac Brown BandTickets on-sale to General Public Friday, May 14th at 12:00 PM.

Bethel, N.Y. (May 10, 2021) – Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, a nonprofit cultural organization located in Bethel, NY, today announced that multiplatinum, GRAMMY award-winning Zac Brown Band will perform at the historic site on Friday, August 6th as part of 2021’s “The Comeback Tour.” Teddy Swims and Ashland Craft will join as special guests.

Tickets will go on sale to the public on Friday, May 14th at 12:00 PM at www.BethelWoodsCenter.org, www.Ticketmaster.com, Ticketmaster outlets, or by phone at 1-800-653-8000.

Traveling PaintsGranville, NY – The Slate Valley Museum is welcoming back The Traveling Paints to partner on a series of evening art experiences, Sip & Paint on Slate, Colors of the Seasons. Over the course of the next seven months, the Museum will offer four events, each highlighting a different season and through that a different color of Slate Valley slate as its foundation.

Roam the EmpireTravelers Can ‘Roam the Empire’ And Support New York’s Recovery

Utica, N.Y. (May 10, 2021) – In a statewide collaboration coordinated by the New York State Tourism Industry Association, New York State residents are being asked to ‘Roam the Empire’ in 2021.

Destination marketing organizations, museums, attractions, and other tourism related businesses are rallying New Yorkers to ‘Roam the Empire’ and choose their home state when making their 2021 travel and vacation plans. Organizers of the ‘Roam the Empire’ initiative point to the major benefits that will result if New Yorkers choose to explore the Empire State and vacation in-state in 2021.

Canal Corporation“On the Water: Angling Adventures” Showcases Erie Canal & World-Class NY Fishing Opportunities Enhanced by the Reimagine the Canals Initiative

The New York State Canal Corporation today announced the Reimagine the Canals initiative was recently featured on the NBC Sports program “On the Water: Angling Adventures.” The television show highlighted the successful launch of a pilot program that strategically used water from the Erie Canal to enhance already renowned fishing opportunities in Western New York during the fall of 2020. The full episode can be found here.

del Lago LogoPortico by Fabio Viviani reopens, del Lago announces new Farmers Market Express & Laughing Buddha Noodle Company

Waterloo, N.Y. – del Lago Resort & Casino is proud to announce the opening – and re-opening – of major dining options for visiting guests. The renowned celebrity restaurant Portico by Fabio Viviani has reopened for sit-down service, along with new options at del Lago’s Farmers Market Express – fast casual stations and Laughing Buddha Noodle Company – an addition to the food court.

NYS Tourism Excellence Awards LogoTroy, NY – The Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) wins three honors during the 2021 New York State Tourism Excellence Awards, recognizing the work the organization accomplished during 2020. 

Destination marketing organizations, museums, attractions, and other tourism-related businesses from around New York State gathered virtually at 11:30 AM on Thursday, May 6 for the annual awards ceremony, hosted by the New York State Tourism Industry Association (NYSTIA). The awards were juried by an impartial panel of industry experts under the auspices of NYSTIA. This year, nominations for the awards were up 250% over 2019 and the judges were challenged by both the volume and the caliber of the entries.

The Castle Fun CenterDiscover family-fun at farm-to-table eateries, amusement parks, the drive-in, and more!

Orange County, N.Y. (May 6, 2021) – Family-friendly fun is in bloom all across Orange County, N.Y. this spring! With outdoor recreation options that include scenic hiking, biking, and walking trails, family fun centers, and historic sites, there’s no limit to the adventures that await. For the foodies, don’t miss the county’s acclaimed farm-to-table (and farm-to-spirit) locations -- with many offering outdoor dining options! Plus, the areas’ world-class shopping destinations and boutique shops offering one-of-a-kind items cannot be missed. The hardest question you’ll have to answer is, “What should I do first?”

NYS Reimagine Rebuild RenewWith New Fully Vaccinated Fan Sections, Starting May 19

Large-Scale Outdoor Events Will Only Be Limited by Space Available for Patrons or Parties of Patrons to Maintain Required Social Distance

Fully Vaccinated Attendees at Large-Scale Outdoor Events May Be Seated at Full Capacity in Assigned Sections Designated Solely for Fully Vaccinated Individuals

New York State Department of Health Will Partner with Yankees and Mets to Offer COVID Vaccinations at Games

Yankees and Mets to Offer Free Ticket Vouchers to New Yorkers Who Get Vaccinated at Yankee Stadium or Citi Field

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that large-scale outdoor event venues will only be limited by the space available for patrons or parties of patrons to maintain the required social distance of 6 feet starting May 19. This will apply to outdoor sports, performing arts and live entertainment, and horse and auto racing venues statewide. Appropriate social distancing, masks and other applicable health protocols will still apply.

Orange County TourismTravelers Can ROAM THE EMPIRE And Support New York’s Recovery

Orange County, N.Y. (May 5, 2021) – In a statewide collaboration coordinated by the New York State Tourism Industry Association, New York State residents are being asked to ‘ROAM THE EMPIRE’ in 2021.

Destination marketing organizations, museums, attractions, and other tourism related businesses are rallying New Yorkers to ‘ROAM THE EMPIRE’ and choose their home state when making their 2021 travel and vacation plans. Organizers of the ‘ROAM THE EMPIRE’ initiative point to the obvious benefits that will result if New Yorkers choose to explore the Empire State and vacation in-state in 2021.

USS SLATERUSS SLATER will host a WWII Signalman to teach Morse Code & Semaphore.

SLATER will be open for Mother’s Day – Moms tour for free!

Albany, NY – USS SLATER will host free demonstrations on Morse Code and Semaphore communications Saturday 8 May and Sunday 9 May 2021. The demonstrations will be held at 11 AM, 1 PM, and 3 PM on SLATER’s observation deck. All are welcome to join in the demonstrations!…

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