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Martin Scorsese Retrospective Launches with the Director’s Most Recent Films

Dec 6, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

"Martin Scorsese in the 21st Century" is the first part of a comprehensive retrospective that will accompany the Museum's major exhibition devoted to the director, which opens Sunday, December 11 Scorsese retrospective (Part I): December 16-30, 2016

Astoria, Queens, NY, December 6, 2016-During the next five months, Museum of the Moving Image will present a comprehensive retrospective devoted to the films of Martin Scorsese, in conjunction with a major exhibition about the director's work, life, and passion for cinema. The first part of the retrospective, Martin Scorsese in the 21st Century, features six films directed by Scorsese since 2000, and will be presented in the Museum's Redstone Theater from December 16 through 30, 2016.

“A Spiritual Quest” Landscape Art Exhibition Opening at Rockefeller State Park Preserve

Dec 6, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Pleasantville, N.Y. (Dec. 6, 2016) - The Art Gallery at The Rockefeller Park Preserve will present "A Spiritual Quest," an exhibition of luminous, colorful landscape paintings created by Larry Horowitz. Horowitz joyously commingles "en plein aire" subjects in formal compositional effects, yielding to spiritual perceptions and momentarily romantic ones. Premiering on Sunday, Dec. 11 with a celebration from 1 to 3 p.m., the exhibit will be on view daily from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. through Jan. 29, 2017.

Destiny USA Introduces “Season to Celebrate” Holiday Performance Schedule

Dec 6, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

All events will take place in Destiny USA's Canyon now through December 24, 2016 and are free and open to the public

Syracuse, NY- Destiny USA is proud to introduce its first-ever "Season to Celebrate" holiday musical performance schedule, featuring festive musical performances from Central New York musicians, dancers and more all season long at Destiny USA. Sponsored by the Maguire Family of Dealerships, performances all take place inside Destiny USA's Canyon Area (First Level) and run now through December 24, 2016. View a complete schedule of performances here.

The Chocolate Expo “Holiday Edition” Brings Chocolate, Food & Fun to Cradle of Aviation Museum

Nov 29, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

America's largest chocolate event to feature 100 vendor booths plus appearances by Willy Wonka movie star Paris Themmen, the Chitty Chitty Bang Bang car and The Amazing Kreskin.

Garden City, N.Y. - The Chocolate Expo, America's largest and most unique chocolate event, will be returning for a special holiday edition at Long Island's Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, NY, on Sunday, December 11, 2016, from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m.

At The Chocolate Expo, attendees get to taste, purchase, celebrate and otherwise indulge in delicious gourmet chocolates, baked goods, specialty foods, gelato, cheeses, wines, spirits and much more from about 100 local, regional and international vendors, while touring one of the largest air and space museums in the world.

Governor Cuomo Announces Start Of 2016-17 Skiing and Snowboarding Season in New York

Nov 22, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Skiing at Whiteface (ORDA)Whiteface Mountain to Open on Thursday, Thanksgiving Day and Gore and Belleayre Mountains to Open on Friday

Video of Snowmaking at Gore Mountain Available Here

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today kicked off the 2016-17 skiing and snowboarding season and announced that Whiteface Mountain will open on Thursday, November 24, and Gore and Belleayre Mountains will open on Friday, November 25. Every winter season, skiing and snowboarding at New York's 51 mountains attracts millions of visitors and generates $1 billion for the state's economy.

Annual Holiday Shopping & Dining Night – Think Local!

Nov 17, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Ticonderoga, NY - November 17, 2016 - The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce in coordination with area businesses and organizations will host the annual Holiday Shopping & Dining Night on Friday, December 2nd as part of the 7th Annual Ticonderoga Area North Country Christmas Celebration. Shopping and Dining Night is an opportunity to take advantage of great specials and promotions, support Ticonderoga Area Businesses, visit the Holiday Farmers Market, listen to live music, take a horse drawn wagon ride, and get into the holiday spirit.

Richard Renaldi: Manhattan Sunday will open at the George Eastman Museum on January 21, 2017

Nov 16, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Recent series by Renaldi is a photographic diary of Manhattan in the wee hours of Sunday mornings from 2010 through today

Rochester, N.Y. -- November 16, 2016-The George Eastman Museum will open Richard Renaldi: Manhattan Sunday on January 21, 2017, in the Project Gallery. Exhibited at a museum for the first time, photographer Richard Renaldi's new series consists of portraits, urban still lifes, and streetscapes made in the wee hours of Sunday morning, when post-bacchanalian characters join early-morning workers in New York City's nooks and crannies. Richard Renaldi: Manhattan Sunday will be on view through June 11, 2017.

Catch the spirit of Tinsel-n-Lights

Nov 16, 2016 by I Love New York Staff

Tinsel-N-Lights Festival Announces New Location at Waverly High School

Waverly, N.Y. - The 13th Annual Tinsel-N-Lights Festival will be moving from Muldoon Park in Waverly to the Waverly High School, 1 Frederick Street, Waverly, NY 14892, for its 2016 celebration. The Presbyterian Church, which usually houses some of the most popular activities, such as the School Band Concerts and the Kirby Band Concert, will be unavailable due to construction. The committee that organizes this free community event decided to move it to the school after careful consideration.

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