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Posts for January 2010

Capital Region Wine Festival Romances the Grape and Tantalizes Participants with Special Offers and Options

Jan 22, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

romancing-the-grape.jpgSommeliers' Smack Down to Feature Face-off Between Sisterhood of Traveling Wine Glass and Yono's Dominick Purnomo Schenectady, N.Y. - Wine enthusiasts - and those who love them - already are signing up to secure reservations for the increasingly popular, annual Capital Region Wine Festival at Proctors on Friday, February 12 and Saturday, February 13. Behind the scenes, a flurry of hurry is ...

New York’s Biggest February Travel Deal is Just for Teachers

Jan 21, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

winter-recess-post.jpgIthaca, N.Y. - More than 150 businesses in Ithaca are pooling resources on New York's biggest February travel deal, a communitywide event just for teachers. Ithaca's Winter Recess, Feb. 12-21, offers teacher discounts on shopping, dining, lodging, spas, entertainment and activities throughout the Finger Lakes community. Ithaca is the only city in the nation to celebrate teachers with a major ...

American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity" to Open May 5 at Metropolitan Museum

Jan 21, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

met-sm.gifFirst Costume Institute Exhibition Based on Renowned Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection New York, N.Y. - The spring 2010 exhibition organized by The Costume Institute of The Metropolitan Museum of Art will be American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity, the first drawn from the newly established Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at the Met.  The exhibition, on view from May 5 through ...

Fat Brain School-Break Week at Strong National Museum of Play® Feb. 13–21

Jan 21, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

fat-brain.jpgRochester, N.Y. - Fatten up your brain through play with daily activities at Fat Brain School-Break Week at Strong National Museum of Play Saturday, February 13 through Sunday, February 21.Put on your thinking cap and challenge yourself to mind-expanding Fat Brain games and toys such as Twig, Animalogic, and Tri-Spy. Build amazing creations with Dado Cubes-a toy whose invention was inspired by ...

Harborfest Bowlfest 2010 Set For April 11

Jan 21, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

bowlfest.jpgFifth Annual Event at Lighthouse Lanes

Oswego, N.Y. - Oswego Harborfest's BowlFest 2010 will take place on Sunday, April 11 at Lighthouse Lanes on Shampine Drive in Oswego from 12 PM to 3 PM. "This is one of only a couple of fundraisers that Harborfest hosts during the year," said Harborfest Executive Director Tom Van Schaack. "Being a non-profit organization, and an admission-free ...

News from Greek Peak Mountain Resort

Jan 20, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

greek-peak-logo.jpgCortland, N.Y. - If you didn't have a chance to get out to Greek Peak last weekend you missed what were by far the best conditions of the season.  The good news is next weekend will be just as good.  We had a few inches over night, some more in the forecast for tomorrow and partly sunny with comfortable skiing/riding temps through Sunday afternoon.  If you didn't make it this past weekend, get ...

Belleayre Offers Special Deals for Jets Fans Sunday

Jan 20, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

belleayrelogo2.jpgHighmount, N.Y. - Calling all New York Jets fans. The Belleayre Ski Center has a deal for you this Sunday, January 24. Show your team spirit by wearing your green and white Jets attire and you'll get a half-day morning lift ticket for skiing and riding. This way, you can be back home in time for the kick-off of the big game Sunday afternoon. Get here early, ski and ride until noon and still be ...

Cayuga County Office of Tourism Releases 2010 Visitors Guide

Jan 20, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

cayuga-county.jpgOfficial Guide to County's Attractions

Auburn, N.Y. - The 2010 Official Visitor's Guide to Cayuga County is now available at the Cayuga County Office of Tourism, 131 Genesee Street, Auburn.  This comprehensive guide offers year round information for visitors on things to do, places to stay, and annual events in Cayuga County. Principal photography in the guide was done by Kristian S. ...

Young Boater Safety Training Set for CNY Boat Show in February

Jan 20, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

cny-boat-show.jpgSyracuse, N.Y. - New York Sea Grant and the Boating Industry Association of Upstate New York are partnering with the US Coast Guard Auxiliary to offer youth boater safety training at the February 10-14, 2010 Central New York Boat Show in Syracuse, NY. Youth ages 10-17 may register for the free training required for youth to legally operate a boat alone on New York State waters. The training ...

President's Day Brings Values To New York State's Slopes

Jan 20, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

iloveny-stack1.jpgNew York, N.Y. - Chilly temperatures and an extended weekend are the perfect combination for value-added deals and packages this President's Day at ski resorts in New York State.  In 2009, visitation to New York's 1000 ski trails at 48 ski resorts rose to make the state the fourth most visited ski destination in America with four million skiers and snowboarders. The Empire State is offering a ...

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