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Posts for January 2011

New York State and Romance Go ‘Hand In Hand’ In February

Jan 31, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

iloveny-stack1.jpg  So many ways to say ‘I love you' from New York City to Niagara Falls

Albany, N.Y. - February and Valentine's Day mean that love is in the air, and in New York State romance is everywhere.  Creating the perfect romantic mood on Valentine's Day usually means finding a relaxing activity you both enjoy in an atmosphere that's an escape from the daily grind. New York State has all of the ...

February 6th is Super Football Sunday at Whiteface!

Jan 28, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

orda21.jpgWilmington, N.Y. --- Before your Super Bowl XLV party, there's another party, at Whiteface, in Wilmington, N.Y. It's Super Football Sunday, Feb. 6, presented by Bud Light, at the Olympic mountain, where skiing and riding is just $35 for adults, $30 for teens and $25 for juniors. While at Whiteface, skiers and riders can log on to Whiteface's Facebook and Twitter pages as clues are revealed ...

Three Lake Placid Hotels Named "America's Best Ski Hotels" by Travel + Leisure

Jan 28, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

travelleisure.JPGLake Placid, N.Y. - The Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa, the Whiteface Lodge and the Lake Placid Lodge have  been selected to "America's Best Ski Hotels" by Travel + Leisure magazine.  This elite list consists of twenty-five ski hotels in the United States and Canada.   The winners are derived from Travel + Leisure's annual "World's Best Hotels" readers' survey and appear in the February, 2011 ...

Traditional Snowsnake Competition to Be Held in Salamanca

Jan 28, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Snowsnake!Cattaraugus County, NY - A Snowsnake competition to see who can throw a snowsnake (a six-foot long specially prepared wooden stick) the furthest... at speeds that can reach over 100 miles an hour along a quarter-mile snow track, will be held on Saturday, February 12 and Sunday, February 13 in Salamanca, NY. Snowsnake is an ancient Hodinöhsö:ni? (Iroquois) game that is played in the winter ...

Celebrate Valentine's Day in Albany!

Jan 28, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

albany-logo-new.JPGAlbany, N.Y. -- It's time to celebrate love and we invite you do it in Albany, New York! Enjoy a romantic dinner at one of Albany's many gourmet restaurants, catch a V-Day themed show, or go to a museum?! Kick-off Valentine's Day early this year, for love is in the air at the Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center. Enjoy the new exhibit, Merging the Love of Art with the Love of Albany, which ...

George Eastman House marks 150th Anniversary of Civil War with Exhibitions Opening Feb. 12

Jan 28, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Civil War Bugler c. 1863Between the States features rare and never-before-seen images, accompanied by contemporary photographs of Civil War sites, motion pictures, and cameras Rochester, N.Y. - George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film commemorates the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War with photography and motion picture exhibitions opening on Feb. 12, Abraham Lincoln's ...

Strong Offerings

Jan 28, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

strong.jpgRochester, N.Y. - From a display of delightful whimsical art by local artists, to colorful new wildlife introduced into the Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden®, to a chock-a-block full February school-break week in conjunction with the new TINKERTOY exhibit, the National Museum of Play at The Strong has lots of terrific upcoming offerings. Take a look!  Take a walk on the whimsical side at ...

Tug Hill Snowshoers Enjoy the Winter Beauty!

Jan 28, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

snowshoe-group_tug-hill.jpgUpcoming Winter Treks - Everyone is Welcome  Greig, N.Y. - "What a lovely day with lovely folks," is how Beverly Pellegrino described the Jan. 22 snowshoe trek organized by Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust.  The field trip hosted a group of 20 who were not deterred by the morning's negative temperatures, but rather delighted with the winter wonderland surrounding them!  The day was as crisp as ...

Head to Gore Mountain for Restaurant Week and Race!

Jan 28, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

goremountainskiresort.jpgNorth Creek, N.Y. - Gore Mountain Restaurant Week kicks off Monday, January 31, with skiers and riders taking to the Twin Fawns NASTAR course to race for their favorite Gore Region dining venue! Racers for teams including the Tannery Pub, barVino, Black Mountain, Andie's at Smith's, Common Roots, Café Adirondack and others will compete for the fork, knife and spoon trophies to be displayed at ...

Third Annual Walleye Challenge Ice Fishing Derby Welcomes 1500 Fishing Enthusiasts to Fulton County and the Great Sacandaga Lake Jan. 29

Jan 26, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

fulton-county-chamber.jpgGloversville, N.Y.-The Third Annual Walleye Ice Fishing Challenge will take place on Saturday, January 29, 2011 from 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM on the Great Sacandaga Lake in Fulton County, NY.  The tournament has registered 1500 fishing enthusiasts from 11 states including  Connecticut; Washington, DC; Georgia; Indiana; Massachusetts; Maryland; North Carolina; New Hampshire; Ohio; Pennsylvania and New ...

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