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Posts for February 2011

Tall Ship to Sail Into Clayton

Feb 22, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

The first-ever Sailing Seaway Clayton presented by Davidson Auto Group and Lake Ontario Realty makes its way to the Thousand Islands Regional Dock at Frink Park with a special appearance by America’s Privateer, tall ship Lynx.Frink Park to be site of new event for nearly a week in June Clayton, N.Y. - The village of Clayton is known to be a popular summer destination for vacationers looking for somewhere nice and quiet with plenty to do. This summer in Clayton there will be plenty to see and do as the village skyline grows a bit taller, 94-feet taller to be exact. The first-ever Sailing Seaway Clayton presented by ...

2011 Discover Clean & Safe Boat will visit Western NY Boat Show February 23-27

Feb 22, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

cleanboatinglogo72.GIFOrchard Park, N.Y. - Need to know the gear you must have to legally boat on New York waters? Want to know how you can prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species that can damage boats and motors?   Then check out the 2011 Discover Clean & Safe Boating exhibit at the February 23-27 Marine Trades Association of Western NY Boat Show at the Buffalo Bills Field House in Orchard Park, NY. ...

Marchapalooza is Back at Belleayre!

Feb 22, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

belleayrelogo2.jpgHighmount, N.Y. - President's Week Vacation is underway and the slopes of Belleayre are covered with skiers and riders enjoying the outrageously good conditions. And as February draws to a close, Belleayre is preparing for one of the best months - March and the return of Marchapalooza. Great snow, warm temps, soft bumps and relaxing on the Overlook deck in the sun are just a few of the highlights ...

Maple Sugar Festival and Tours at the Outdoor Discovery Center

Feb 17, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Experience a Maple Sugar Tour at the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum. The festival takes place on Saturday, March 5th from 10:30 a.m. -3 p.m. at the Outdoor Discovery Center. Tours run every weekend through March 27 from 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Photo by George Potanovic, Jr.Cornwall, N.Y. - On Saturday, March 5 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be hosting a Maple Sugar Festival to celebrate the opening day of Maple Sugaring season. The Festival and Maple Sugar Tours take place at the Outdoor Discovery Center, on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall.  At the Festival, visitors will join Museum Educators for crafts, ...

Woodstock Chamber Launches “Experience Woodstock Corridor”

Feb 16, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

experience-woodstock.JPGChamber Joins with Bethel Woods and Local Businesses to Celebrate the Woodstock Experience Woodstock, N.Y. - The Experience Woodstock Corridor, stretching from Woodstock's Village Green to Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, is now open for business. Visitors to the Woodstock area are invited to sample the many restaurants, shops, galleries, spas and performance venues that Woodstock has to ...

Warrensburg Appreciation Days – February 19 & 26

Feb 16, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

hickory-ski-center.JPGWarrensburg, N.Y. - Hickory Ski Center announces 2 days of fun for all their Warrensburg friends and neighbors. On February 19 & 26 Hickory is offering full day all mountain lift tickets for just $29 or a beginner learn to ski/ride package, including a lesson, rental skis or snowboard, and a lower mountain lift ticket for just $29. This offer is valid for all Warrensburg residents. Proper ...

Cross Country Skiing: Outdoor Exhilaration for the Mind & Body

Feb 16, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Photo caption: Cross-country skiers traverse the wilderness at Cumming Nature Center in Naples, NY. Photo credit: Darren McGee, NYS Dept. of Economic DevelopmentGet a great workout while enjoying New York State's magnificent outdoors in winter Albany, N.Y. - Close your eyes and take a deep breath.  Feel a calm fall over your body. Now open your eyes and imagine the beauty you'll encounter when you cross-country ski through the scenic wilderness of New York State. Cross-country skiing combines a spirited workout with the tranquility of ...

Springfest at Whiteface Lake Placid

Feb 15, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

orda22.jpgLonger Days, More Sun, Warmer Weather ... and Live Music and Fun for Everyone Wilmington, N.Y. - There's more than 160-inches of snow at Whiteface, in Wilmington, N.Y., and you know what that means.  More great skiing and riding for the entire family well into March at the Olympic mountain, not to mention the longer days, more sunshine and warmer weather. Celebration activities have been ...

Marvelous March Events in Albany

Feb 15, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Legendary entertainer (actor, comedian, author, playwright, producer & musician) Steve Martin will make an exclusive appearance at the Palace Theatre on Wednesday, March 30th at 8 PM for “A Conversation with Steve Martin”.Albany, N.Y. - March in Albany has huge happenings to interest anyone with events ranging from St. Patrick's Day celebrations and fabulous performances to super celebrity chats to great children's entertainment! For those looking to celebrate Irish heritage and culture, there are a wide array of festivities to choose from! With the Riverdance performances at the Palace Performing Arts Center, ...

Westchester County Tourism Helps Food Bank Association of New York State

Feb 15, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Pictured (from left): Kim Sinistore; Vinny Waters, Crowne Plaza White Plains; Joanne Okolo and Ana Baretto, Doubletree Tarrytown; Charmaine Castle, Hilton Rye Town; , John T. Evers, Food Bank Association of New York State.Partners with Hotels at ESSAE Annual Event

White Plains, N.Y. - Westchester County Tourism and its hotel partners Crowne Plaza White Plains, Doubletree Tarrytown and Hilton Rye Town hosted ESSAE's (Empire State Society of Association Executives') December 2010 Annual Holiday Event & Silent Auction in downtown Albany.  The Silent Auction raised more than $6,700 to benefit the Food Bank ...

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